Pediatric Micro-Course — Abdominal Case Review


Test your knowledge in the upcoming Pediatric Abdominal Micro-Course. Led by Unni Udayasankar, MD, FRCR, you will have the opportunity to review and analyze challenging cases of the pediatric abdomen.

This micro-course is targeted to the general radiologist that is called upon to interpret pediatric abdominal studies in their practice and to provide practicing radiologists with the skills and understanding necessary to interpret pediatric cases of the abdomen. You will have the opportunity to:

  • Focus on acute abdominal conditions with a focus to differentiate normal developmental variants that mimic pathology.
  • Review challenges encountered in pediatric radiology practice and offer practical solutions in following areas: radiation, IV/oral contrast, child life, sedation, communication with parents and referring physicians.
  • Earn up to 7.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ and 4.0 SAM credits.


NOTE:  Micro-courses are NOT compatible with tablets (specifically iPads).


The American College of Radiology is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American College of Radiology designates this enduring material activity for a maximum of 7.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity meets the ABR’s criteria for a self-assessment activity in the ABR’s Maintenance of Certification program. Participation in this activity and successful completion of the corresponding evaluation component enables participants to earn up to a maximum of 4.0 SAM credits.

Through an agreement between the American College of Radiology and the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, MOC Program Participants may record self-assessment programs or simulation activities developed and accredited by the American College of Radiology in Section 3 of the Royal College’s MOC Program.

For information about the accreditation of this program, please contact the ACR at

  • Day 1 - Course begins at 8am (EST): Access to pre-recorded lecture, 20 DICOM cases and pre-recorded faculty case review begins.
  • Day 14 - Course ends at 11:59pm (EST): Access to cases and course material ends.



Unni K. Udayasankar MD, FRCR

University of Arizona