WCUI | Global is hosting our 1st Annual Diagnostic Imaging Symposium! A comprehensive diagnostic imaging update with leaders in the field collectively with over 100 years of experience! The program features CME courses and workshops lead by:

  • Dr. Darcy Wolfman Clinical Associate and Clinical Director of Ultrasound at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and section chief of genitourinary imaging at the American Institute for Radiologic Pathology,and chair of the ACR Ultrasound accreditation committee,
  • Tobias Gilk co-author of ACR’s 2007 and 2020 Manual on MR Safety and international speaker on MRI facility planning and MRI safety,
  • Dr. Jon Jacobson author of the textbook “Fundamentals of Musculoskeletal Ultrasound”, and over 200 peer-reviewed publications and over 1100 invited national and international lectures or workshops,
  • Dr. Andre Kumar lead investigator for a multicenter trial related to ultrasound and COVID-19 and for the National Institutes of Health ACTT and ACTIV trials for COVID-19 treatment, and Stanford University Clinical Assistant Professor – Medicine,
  • Dr. Randy Richardson pediatric radiologist and Dean of Creighton University School of Medicine-Phoenix,
  • Dr. Inder Makin a recognized scientist in the field of medical instrumentation and technology with more than 25 published scientific papers,
  • and Marybeth Tomory high-risk perinatal sonographer who specializes in high-risk pregnancies, fetal anomalies, fetal echocardiography, multiple pregnancies, and educational social media influencer.

The symposium will be held in person in Phoenix, Arizona on Saturday, March 5th, 2022.

TOPICS INCLUDE |

  • Lung imaging and COVID-19,
  • Dynamic musculoskeletal ultrasound,
  • The importance of accreditation in radiology,
  • Breakout sessions in specialty topics in cardiovascular sonography, diagnostic medical sonography, magnetic resonance imaging
  • and Specialty workshops in MSK Ultrasound.

Providing you an opportunity to hit your CME goals and learn from world-renowned leaders in the field! Purchase your ticket + select the Afternoon sessions you want to attend! Use promo code EARLYBIRD2022 for 25% off the general admission price. Early Bird Pricing ends February 4th! We’ll see you in person in March.

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AGENDA |

Morning Sessions – Available for All Ticket Holders

  • 8:00 am – 8:50 am: Check-in and Breakfast!
  • 9:00 am – 10:00 am:
    • Keynote Speaker | Dr. Darcy Wolfman
    • Topic: “Accreditation in Radiology: Why it Matters”
    • CME Credit: 1
    • OBJECTIVES:
      • To define accreditation
      • To describe the components of radiology accreditation
      • To describe how accreditation applies to radiology
      • To explain how accreditation is useful for radiology, for practice sites, and individual technologists
  • 10:00 am – 11:00 am:
    • Speaker | Dr. Andre Kumar
    • Topic: “Lung Imaging and COVID-19: the Why and How”
    • CME Credit: 1
    • OBJECTIVES:
      • Perform a comprehensive lung ultrasound assessment for patients with dyspnea
      • Identify normal vs. abnormal lung sliding
      • Recognize common lung ultrasound artifacts (B-lines, a-lines)
      • Diagnose pleural effusion using ultrasound
  • 11:00 am – 12:00 pm:
    • Speaker | Dr. Jon Jacobson
    • Twitter: @jjacobsn
    • Topic: “MRI of the Rotator Cuff with Ultrasound Correlation”; and “Dynamic Musculoskeletal Ultrasound”
    • CME Credit: 1
    • OBJECTIVES:
      • Compare rotator cuff pathology on ultrasound and MRI
      • Discuss the benefits of musculoskeletal imaging with ultrasound
      • Describe the dynamic components of musculoskeletal ultrasound imaging

Afternoon Breakout Sessions

Select Which Seminar You’d Like to Attend at Checkout – Included in Your Ticket Price.

Choose your courses in the afternoon! Select from any of the following CME seminars at check out. Keep the course times in mind when making your selections

Diagnostic Medical Sonography + Cardiovascular Sonography Sessions | 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm:

OB Afternoon Seminar | 1:00-2:00pm

  • Speaker | Marybeth Tomory
    • Instagram: @sonoeyesultrasound
    • TikTok: @Sono.eyes
  • Topic: “OMG an OB exam is on the schedule!”
  • CME Credit: 1
  • OBJECTIVES:
    • Discuss knowing why patient history can help your OB ultrasound exam
    • Identify how to create a protocol during the OB scan for sonographers who do not normally do OB ultrasounds
    • Identify how to group body parts/measurements to make the exam efficient
    • Provide techniques on how to even START!

OR

Congenital Heart Disease Afternoon Seminar | 1:00-2:00pm

  • Speaker | Dr. Randy Richardson
  • Topic: “Congenital Heart Disease”
  • CME Credit: 1
  • OBJECTIVES:
    • Define congenital heart disease
    • Discuss different forms of congenital heart disease
    • Improve visualization of cardiac views in order to increase detection rates

Diagnostic Medical Sonography + Cardiovascular Sonography Sessions | 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm:

Pediatric Ultrasound Afternoon Seminar | 2:00-3:00pm

  • Speaker | Dr. Randy Richardson
  • Topic: “Pediatric Ultrasound”
  • CME Credit: 1
  • OBJECTIVES:
    • Describe different uses of ultrasound for pediatric imaging
    • Identify certain pediatric pathologies on ultrasound
    • Compare pediatric ultrasound imaging to visualization on other imaging modalities

OR

Emerging Tech in Cardiovascular Afternoon Seminar | 2:00-3:00pm

  • Speaker | Dr. Inder Makin
  • Topic: “Emerging Technologies in Cardiovascular Imaging”
  • CME Credit: 1
  • OBJECTIVES:
    • Discuss components of strain imaging
    • Identify components of structural heart imaging
    • Describe 3D/4D imaging techniques
    • Explain contrast-enhanced ultrasound

Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Sessions | 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm:

Evolution of MRI Afternoon Seminar | 1:00-3:00 pm

  • Speaker | Tobias Gilk
    • Founder of the MRI Safety Group on Facebook, a peer community dedicated to MRI safety questions and practices.
  • Topic: “Evolution of MRI Safety: Past, Present, Future”
  • CME Credit: 2
  • OBJECTIVES:
    • Understand the watershed event that launched contemporary MRI safety.
    • Identify the historic trends of MRI adverse events in the United States since that event.
    • Debunk mythology of safety vs. throughput in MRI.
    • Identify top sources of contemporary MRI injury, and identified preventions
    • Compare today’s regulatory, licensure, and accreditation minimums to MRI safety best practices.

PREMIUM WORKSHOPS |

Interested in a hands-on Premium Workshop? Dr. Jon Jacobson will be holding a Premium Musculoskeletal Ultrasound (MSK) Workshop with two times to choose from! Get your opportunity to hone your musculoskeletal ultrasound skills with the one and only Dr. Jacobson. In this small group workshop, you will learn techniques to improve ultrasound imaging of different joints. Premium Workshops are an additional $50 to the General Ticket price.

Select the Premium Musculoskeletal (MSK) Workshop 1 or 2 instead of one of the Afternoon Breakout Sessions at check out to secure your spot. Seats are limited.

Musculoskeletal Ultrasound (MSK) Workshop with Dr. Jon Jacobson

  • MSK Workshop 1: 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
  • MSK Workshop 2: 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

 

TICKET + LOCATION INFORMATION |

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WHEN + WHERE |

Saturday, March 5th, 2022 from 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

Address: 3100 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85012 at the Park Central Development in Downtown Phoenix.

All Morning and Afternoon Course sessions will take place at the Creighton University Health Sciences Campus in Phoenix, Arizona.

Premium workshops will be held at the WCUI School of Medical Imaging Phoenix campus, steps away from Creighton University!

Masks will be required upon entry.

TICKET ACCESS |

Your Diagnostic Imaging Symposium Ticket includes access to all of the Morning Sessions with keynote speaker, Dr. Darcy Wolfman, and imaging leaders in the field, Dr. Andre Kumar and Dr. Jon Jacobson.

A general ticket also includes access to the Afternoon Sessions where you can choose your course! Options include seminars on Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Cardiovascular Sonography, or Magnetic Resonance Imaging.

Totaling 5 Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits!

Continental Breakfast, Lunch, and refreshments will be provided for all ticket holders.

Pricing:

  • EARLY BIRD, ENDS FEB 4TH: $150
  • General Ticket: $200

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PREMIUM ADD-ONS |

Interested in a hands-on Premium Workshop? Join one of Dr. Jon Jacobson’s Premium Musculoskeletal (MSK) Workshops instead of one of the Afternoon Breakout Sessions! Premium Workshops are an additional $50 to the General Ticket price. Select the Premium MSK Workshop 1 or 2 instead of one of the Afternoon Breakout Sessions at check out to secure your spot. Seats are limited. At checkout select which Afternoon Session or Premium Workshop you wish to attend! Class space is limited.

 

CANCELLATION + REFUND POLICY:

Tickets to the Diagnostic Imaging Symposium are non-refundable. In the event, the symposium is postponed, rescheduled, or moved, your tickets are still valid for the new date and no further action is required.

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