UCSF Breast Imaging

University of California San Francisco Clinical Update (SA-CME)

Discover the latest developments in breast imaging with this convenient program featuring UCSF experts.

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Expert-Led Learning

Designed for the clinical radiologist, including radiologists who specialize in breast imaging, UCSF Breast Imaging emphasizes a practical approach and includes didactic lectures and discussions. Leading experts from UCSF cover a wide range of relevant topics from digital mammography to breast tomosynthesis and breast MRI. Faculty also discuss challenges and issues encountered in daily clinical practice.

After completing the course, you’ll be better able to:

  • Apply and utilize BI-RADS
  • Skillfully and practically perform and interpret mammography, breast ultrasound and breast MRI
  • Understand and implement the growing use of MRI and Digital Breast Tomosynthesis in the clinical setting
  • Facilitate compliance with reporting guidelines and management of patient follow-up

Convenient CME

Available online, this program lets you gain practical working knowledge of the latest applications of breast imaging at your convenience. After learning from UCSF leaders, you can earn a maximum of 18.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits without interrupting your busy schedule with travel. Learn and earn the continuing medical education credits you need with this practical and relevant program.

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

Quick Facts

Provider: University of California San Francisco

Course Director:
Bonnie N. Joe MD, PhD
Professor of Radiology
Chief, Breast Imaging

Credits: Earn a maximum of 18.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits

Breast Imaging Fundamentals

  • Mammographic Analysis of Calcifications - Heather I. Greenwood, MD
  • Stereotactic Breast Biopsy - Heather I. Greenwood, MD
  • An Organized Approach to Diagnostic Mammography - Edward A. Sickles, MD, FACR
  • An Organized Approach to Interpreting Screening Mammography - Edward A. Sickles, MD, FACR
  • Why BI-RADS Matters - Edward A. Sickles, MD, FACR

Breast Imaging Practice Pearls

  • Breast Ultrasound BI-RADS Update - Heather I. Greenwood, MD
  • Radiologic-Pathologic Correlation After Breast Biopsy - Heather I. Greenwood, MD
  • Faculty Panel: Appropriate Use of BI-RADS and Other Practice Pearls - Bonnie N. Joe, MD, PhD - Moderator
  • Imaging Evaluation and Management of the Axilla - Bonnie N. Joe, MD, PhD
  • Screening for Breast Cancer in an Era of Breast Density Legislation - Bonnie N. Joe, MD, PhD
  • Imaging the Post-Surgical Breast, Including Implants - Edward A. Sickles, MD, FACR
  • Mammographic Follow-up as an SA Alternative to Biopsy: Strengths, Limitations, Pitfalls - Edward A. Sickles, MD, FACR

Digital Breast Tomosynthesis and Breast MRI

  • Breast MRI BI-RADS Update - Heather I. Greenwood, MD
  • MR Imaging of Ductal Carcinoma in Situ - Heather I. Greenwood, MD
  • A Practical Approach to Tomosynthesis Interpretation and Biopsy - Bonnie N. Joe, MD, PhD
  • Breast MR Interventions - Bonnie N. Joe, MD, PhD
  • Faculty Panel: Digital Breast Tomosynthesis and Breast MRI - Bonnie N. Joe, MD, PhD - Moderator
  • Introduction to Digital Breast Tomosynthesis - Bonnie N. Joe, MD, PhD
  • MR Safety - Michael A. Ohliger, MD, PhD

Challenging Breast Cases Workshops

  • Challenging Breast MRI Cases - Bonnie N. Joe, MD, PhD
  • Challenging Digital Mammography Cases - Edward A. Sickles, MD, FACR

Breast Imaging

  • Multimodality Case Review, Including Breast MRI & Tomosynthesis - Heather I. Greenwood, MD
  • Multimodality Case Review, Including Breast MRI and Tomosynthesis - Heather I. Greenwood, MD
  • Optimizing Breast MRI for the Clinical Radiologist - Bonnie N. Joe, MD, PhD
  • Faculty Panel: Medicolegal Issues and Final Questions - Edward A. Sickles, MD, FACR - Moderator
  • Invasive Lobular Carcinoma: an Imaging Challenge - Edward A. Sickles, MD, FACR
  • Medicolegal Aspects of Breast Imaging - Edward A. Sickles, MD, FACR

Course Chair

Bonnie N. Joe MD, PhD

  • Professor of Radiology
  • Chief, Breast Imaging

UCSF Faculty

Heather I. Greenwood, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Radiology

Michael A. Ohliger, MD, PhD

  • Assistant Professor of Radiology

 

Edward A. Sickles, MD, FACR

  • Professor Emeritus of Radiology

Faculty Disclosure

None of the course speakers has disclosed a financial interest/arrangement or affiliation with a commercial company, which might provide products or services relating to his/her presentation(s) or commercial support for this continuing medical education activity.

All potential conflicts of interest have been resolved in accordance with the ACCME Standards for Commercial Support.

None of the speakers participating in this activity has indicated that their presentations include or discuss investigational or off-label uses of pharmaceutical products or medical devices.

Accreditation

This activity was planned and produced in accordance with The Essential Areas, Elements and Policies of The Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME). The University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine (UCSF) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation

UCSF designates this enduring material for a maximum of 18.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. The total credits are inclusive of 5.25 in MR, 2.5 in Ultrasound, 11.5 in Digital Mammography, 2.25 in Stereotactic Biopsy, and 2.25 in Tomosynthesis.

Series Release: April 1, 2018
Series Expiration: March 31, 2021 (deadline to register for credit)

CME credit is obtained upon successful completion of an activity post-test and evaluation, as well as payment of a $45 processing fee. CME Credit registration forms must be submitted prior to series expiration date.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Apply and utilize BI-RADS appropriately
  • Develop a skillful and practical approach to performing and interpreting mammography, US and MRI
  • Understand and implement the growing use of MRI and Digital Breast Tomosynthesis in the clinical setting
  • Facilitate compliance with reporting guidelines and management of patient follow-up

Intended Audience

This educational activity was designed for clinical radiologists, including radiologists who specialize in breast imaging.