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Get a Head Start on Your Career (October 24, 2020)

The radiology landscape has changed dramatically over the past decade and the pace of change will not subside any time soon. The breadth and scope of what you need to know and understand has expanded significantly. This means that your potential future employers are now seeking candidates with more comprehensive skill sets. With this course, RLI will get you prepared and armed to find the right job and embark on your career journey with enthusiasm and confidence.

Designed for residents and fellows, this virtual RLI event will provide you with a strong foundation of knowledge, skills and tips on how to most effectively enter the radiology workforce in a way that positions you for the greatest opportunity for success.

Registration CLOSES at 5pm ET on Friday, October 23.

The registration fee is $25 per resident. All physicians in approved radiology residency programs or fellowships in the U.S. and Canada are members of the ACR and qualify for the Member-in-training (MIT) rate.


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RLI Virtual Kickstart Your Career Agenda


Registration CLOSES at 5pm ET on Friday, October 23.

Due to COVID-19, this workshop has been converted to a virtual event with a combination of pre-recorded lectures and a live, interactive webinar scheduled on Saturday, October 24, 2020 from 12-4pm ET / 9am-1pm PT.

Pre-recorded Lectures 


Pre-recorded lectures will be made available the week of the webinar. Registrants are strongly encouraged to watch the pre-recorded lectures prior to the live webinar so they can actively participate in the All Faculty Q&A panel. The presenters of the recorded lectures will participate in the live webinar “All Faculty Q&A” panel.

Topic

Faculty


 
Corporatization and Related Tendencies - Impact on the Next Generation of Radiologists
Frank Lexa, MD, MBA, FACR
Interviewing for Success: Secrets from the Wharton School  Frank Lexa, MD, MBA, FACR
How to Evaluate a Job Offer  Lawrence R. Muroff, MD, FACR
Draconian Clauses in My Contract; What Do They Mean; Can I Do Anything About Them? Lawrence R. Muroff, MD, FACR
Communicating Effectively  Ellen Chung, MD, COL, MC, USA
Mentoring and Professionalism
Peter Van Geertruyden, MD, LTC (Ret)
Smart with Money! Personal Finance Steps for Your Transition from Training Scott Truhlar, MD, MS, MBA, FACR

LIVE Interactive Webinar - Saturday, October 24, 2020 12-4pm ET / 9am-1pm PT


Schedule

(eastern time)

Topic

Faculty

12 noon – 12:10pm
(10 min)

Welcome and Opening Remarks Frank Lexa, MD, MBA, FACR                           
12:10 – 1:15pm
(65 min)                                                
Academia & Private Practice: Understanding the Similarities and Differences in Employment and How to Make the Best Decision for You

Rend Al-Khalili, MD
David Boyd, MD, MBA
Linda Chu, MD
Daniel Singer, MD, FACR
Suzanne Palmer, MD

1:15 – 1:20pm
(5 min)
Brief Remarks from ACR Career Center ACR Staff
1:20 – 1:30pm
(10 min)
BREAK  
1:30 – 2:30pm
(60 min)
Mock Interviews
Live, small-group breakout
All faculty
2:30 – 2:40pm
(10 min)
BREAK  
2:40 – 3:40pm
(60 min)
Fast & Furious Panel Round: Key Things to Know and Do to Succeed in Your First Year Ellen Chung, MD
Peter Van Geertruyden, MD, LTC (Ret)
Vivek Kalia, MD, MPH, MS
Amy Oliveira, MD
3:40 – 4pm
(20 min)
All Faculty Open Q&A
Pre-recorded faculty will participate
All faculty 

Registration CLOSES at 5pm ET on Friday, October 23.

The registration fee is $25 per resident. All physicians in approved radiology residency programs or fellowships in the U.S. and Canada are members of the ACR and qualify for the Member-in-training (MIT) rate.

Due to COVID-19, this workshop has been converted to a virtual event with a combination of pre-recorded lectures and a live, interactive webinar scheduled on Saturday, October 24, 2020 from 12-4pm ET.

Due to the small workgroup interactivity of this webinar, seats are limited to the first 75 registrants. Early registration is strongly encouraged.

Tuition


Regular Registration Rate
**Registration CLOSES at 5pm ET on Friday, October 23.

Nonmember  $55
Member $40
MIT (US and Canadian Residents) $25

Faculty

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Frank Lexa, MD, MBA, FACR

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Pittsburgh, PA

Jen Nathan MD

Jennifer Nathan, MD

Andrews Air Force Base
Andrews Air Force Base, MD

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Rend Al-Khalili, MD

Georgetown University Hospital
Washington, DC


David Boyd, MD, MBA

Reston Radiology Consultants
Reston, VA

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Linda Chu, MD

Johns Hopkins Medical Institute
Baltimore, MD

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Ellen Chung, MD

Nationwide Children's Hospital
Columbus, OH


Lawrence Muroff, MD, FACR

University of South Florida College of Medicine
Tampa, FL

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Suzanne L. Palmer, M.D., FACP

Keck Medical Center of USC, University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA

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Amy Oliveira, MD

University of Massachusetts-Baystate and Radiology & Imaging, Inc.
Springfield, MA

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Scott M. Truhlar, MD, MS, MBA, FACR

Radiologic Medical Services, PC, University of Iowa Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine
Iowa City, IA


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Daniel Singer, MD, FACR

Radiology Associates of South Florida
Marco Island, FL

Peter Van Geertruyden, MD, LTC (Ret)

Ft. Belvoir Community Hospital
Fort Belvoir, VA