Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging Update

Mid-Eastern Chapter 47th Annual Meeting: Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging Update   CME / CPD 

Full Course:  15.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits for CME / CEU / CPD(EXPIRES 5/14/20)

Course(s) are appropriate for:  Radiologists, Physicians, Subspecialist Physicians

Series 47 (NMMI47) Topics Include: Evolving Role of PET, Cardic CT and MRI, PET Imaging in Prostate Cancer, Unusual Imaging Studies, PET/CT Coding and Billing, and more.

To view topic outline of the full course, see below:

Full Course:
NMMI47
Full Course Price:
$735
Format:
Available in DVD-ROM format.
Only Available Option: Full

Topics

Neuro, Head and Neck

The Evolving Role of PET/CT for Neuroendocrine Tumor Imaging; PET Imaging of Alzheimer's and Dementia; Diagnosis & Therapy of Hyperthyroidism With Emphasis on Graves Disease; Thyroid Maliganacy and the ATA guidelines; and Thyroid Cancer Guidelines: A Nuclear Medicine Physician's Case Based Review

Nuclear Cardiovascular Imaging

Best Practice Cardiac PET in 2017; F-18 FDG PET/CT Imaging in Cardiac Sarcoidosis: What's Hot!; Cardiac CT and MRI - State of the Art; and MIBG Imaging in Heart Failure Management

Body Imaging

Integrating MRI and PSMA PET Imaging in Prostate Cancer; Hepatobiliary Scintigraphy in Chronic Abdominal Pain; Glucose Metabolism Changes in Patients With Sepsis on FDG PET; and The Role of 18F-FDG PET/CT in the Management of Gastric Cancers

Perspectives and Procedures

18F-FDG-PET Imaging's Contributions to Medicine; SNMMI Background and Agenda; and Unusual Imaging Studies

Practice Improvements

The Importance of Advocacy to the Nuclear Medicine Professional; PET/CT Coding and Billing: - Am I Coding it Correctly?; and Emergency Preparedness

Course Objective

Following this continuing medical education activity, the participant should be able to:

1. Discuss the importance of Partial Volume Effect (PVE) in designing and testing new radiotracers for both research and clinical applications.

2. Describe the various PET radiopharmaceuticals that play a role in thyroid imaging.

3. Compare Nuclear Medicine diagnostic outcomes with radiographic and/or other diagnostic procedures.

4. Utilize Cardiac PET to optimal laboratory performance.

5. Describe the role and limitations of PSMA PET-CT.

6. Discuss the uses of [F18]-fluorodeoxyglucose in patients with cognitive decline/dementia.

Accreditation

Release Date: 5/15/17
CME Expiration: 5/14/20

This enduring material has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of Global Education Group (Global) and Meetings By Mail. Global is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 

Global Education Group designates this enduring material for a maximum of 15.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

All credits for this enduring material are applicable toward Self Assessment CME requirements for Maintenance of Certification (MOC).