National Conference on Cutting Edge Breast Imaging Topics

World Class CME and Oakstone Clinical Update

Earn CME credit with this convenient expert-led breast imaging course.

For information on upcoming live World Class CME courses, go to www.worldclasscme.com.

If your primary viewing mode will be on a computer or tablet, we recommend the Online Video package. In addition to online access, you will receive a USB with MP4 files. Use the USB to watch offline or import into iTunes and other media players and then synch to your mobile device, laptop or desktop. Plus you save $130 including standard shipping charges vs the DVD package.

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Learn from Skilled Clinician-Educators

Program Director, Michael J. Ulissey, MD, of The University of Texas Health Sciences Center, leads a renowned faculty in imparting breast imaging advances and cutting-edge education in National Conference on Cutting Edge Breast Imaging Topics. On completion of this CME program, you will be better able to:

  • Understand the importance of screening mammography in breast cancer outcomes and use breast MRI effectively for screening and diagnosis
  • Implement a high-risk screening program in your radiology practice
  • Evaluate breast cancer with mammography, tomosynthesis, ultrasound and MRI, and explain the use and benefits of tomosynthesis imaging
  • Compare and contrast breast-specific gamma imaging (BSGI)

Convenient CME

Oakstone continuing medical education products allow you to learn in your home or office, without having to incur travel costs. National Conference on Cutting Edge Breast Imaging Topics is no exception – this radiology CME is available online and on DVD video, and can be purchased with a Printed Syllabus to keep for practice reference. Learn on your own or with colleagues via our Additional User Package. This radiology continuing medical education program provides you with up to 12 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits upon successful completion of a course evaluation and post-test.

View our full list of Topics/Speakers, Faculty, Accreditation and Media Format information.

  • BI-RADS Revision 5 - Lawrence W. Bassett, MD, FACR
  • Breast Imaging - Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow - Lawrence W. Bassett, MD, FACR
  • Difficult Cases in Patient Management - Lawrence W. Bassett, MD, FACR
  • Imaging Pathology Correlation - Benign and High Risk Lesions - Lawrence W. Bassett, MD, FACR
  • Imaging Pathology Correlation - Malignant Lesions - Lawrence W. Bassett, MD, FACR
  • The Ongoing Controversy in Screening Mammography - Where are the Data? What is the Cost? - Lawrence W. Bassett, MD, FACR
  • Advanced Topics in Breast Ultrasound - Reni S. Butler, MD
  • Breast MR - Beyond the Basics - Reni S. Butler, MD
  • Breast MR Guided Biopsy - Tips and Tricks - Reni S. Butler, MD
  • Digital Breast Tomosynthesis - Part I - Reni S. Butler, MD
  • Digital Breast Tomosynthesis - Part II - Reni S. Butler, MD
  • Screening Breast Ultrasound and the Dense Breast Controversy - Reni S. Butler, MD
  • ACOs - A Call to Arms for Breast Imaging - Jay R. Parikh, MD, FRCP(c), FACPE, FACR
  • Medical-Legal Issues in Breast Imaging - Jay R. Parikh, MD, FRCP(c), FACPE, FACR
  • Positron Emission Mammography - Where are We Now? - Jay R. Parikh, MD, FRCP(c), FACPE, FACR
  • Troubleshooting Stereotactic Breast Biopsy - Jay R. Parikh, MD, FRCP(c), FACPE, FACR
  • A Comparison of Breast Imaging in Europe and the United States - Katja Pinker-Domenig, MD
  • Breast MR - 1.5T vs. 3T - Katja Pinker-Domenig, MD
  • Contrast Enhanced Digital Mammography - Katja Pinker-Domenig, MD
  • Functional Breast Imaging with PET-MR - Katja Pinker-Domenig, MD
  • Interactive Cases in Breast MR - Katja Pinker-Domenig, MD
  • Multi-Parametric Breast MR - Katja Pinker-Domenig, MD
  • I-125 Radioactive Seed Localization - Michael J. Ulissey, MD
  • Managing Your Recall Rate - Damned if You Do and Damned if You Don't - Michael J. Ulissey, MD
  • Perceptual Issues in Mammography and What We Can Do to Help - Michael J. Ulissey, MD
  • Questions and Answers - Faculty

Program Director

Michael J. Ulissey, MD

  • Breast Diagnostic Centers
  • Auburn and Federal Way, Washington
  • Adjunct Professor of Radiology
  • The University of Texas Health Sciences Center
  • San Antonio, TX

Faculty

Lawrence W. Bassett, MD, FACR

  • Iris Cantor Professor of Breast Imaging
  • Vice Chair for Academic Affairs
  • Department of Radiological Sciences
  • David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
  • Los Angeles, CA

Reni S. Butler, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Diagnostic Radiology
  • Yale University
  • New Haven, CT

 

Jay R. Parikh, MD, FRCP(c), FACPE, FACR

  • Medical Director
  • Swedish Breast Imaging Center
  • Swedish Cancer Institute
  • Seattle, WA

Katja Pinker-Domenig, MD

  • Assistant Professor and Consultant Radiologist
  • Department of Biomedical Imaging and Image-guided Therapy
  • Division of Molecular and Gender Imaging
  • Medical University of Vienna
  • Vienna, Austria

Accreditation

Oakstone Publishing, LLC is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation

Oakstone Publishing, LLC designates this enduring material for a maximum of 12 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Date of Original Release: June 1, 2014
Date Credits Expire: June 1, 2017
Estimated Time to Complete: 12 hours

CME credit is awarded upon successful completion of a course evaluation and post-test.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:

  • Understand and be able to describe the controversies surrounding dense breast legislation
  • Learn how a program of screening sonography can supplement screening mammography
  • Develop a strategy for incorporating supplemental breast ultrasound into a practice
  • Understand the myriad of issues that come into play with regard to perceiving (or not perceiving) subtle signs of breast cancer on a mammogram
  • Modify viewing habits to decrease reading errors
  • Gain an understanding of new technologies on the horizon for use in breast imaging, including PEM, CEDM, I-125 radioactive seed localizations, and functional MR
  • Have a better understanding of radiological and pathological correlation after breast biopsy, as well as learn or refresh one's learning of how to manage high risk lesions
  • Understand the benefits and current data regarding 3D mammography and Digital Breast Tomosynthesis
  • Develop a strategy for implementing breast tomosynthesis in practice
  • Learn about the recent updates in the BI-RADS MRI lexicon and reporting guidelines
  • Discuss the implications of the BI-RADS changes in the assessment of masses, NME, and foci
  • Develop a management approach to findings beyond masses, NME, and foci
  • Be well-versed in identifying and delineating suspicious breast lesions on screening and diagnostic mammographic studies
  • Learn and apply fundamental principles of percutaneous biopsy under stereotactic guidance
  • Develop facility with correlating pathologic results with imaging findings to correctly assess which patients need additional surgical intervention

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