Breast MR with Guided Biopsy

Overview

Brochure

This 100-case, two-day course, led by Wendy DeMartini, MD and Habib Rahbar, MD, is designed to provide practicing radiologists with an intensive, hands-on experience in reading breast MRI. Throughout the two-day program participants will develop their interpretive skills through extensive case reviews at individual workstations. In addition, hands-on MRI guided biopsy workshops will provide training in accurate and safe MRI guided biopsy techniques.

Earn up to 22.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ and 21 SAM Credits.

Date Location
April 24 - 25, 2017 Reston, VA
September 18 - 19, 2017 Reston, VA
November 13 - 14, 2017 Reston, VA

Course Co-Directors

Wendy DeMartini, M.D.
Chief of Breast Imaging
Department of Radiology
University of Wisconsin-Madison
School of Medicine and Public Health

Habib Rahbar, M.D.
Associate Professor of Radiology
Breast Imaging Clinical Director & Fellowship Director
University of Washington SOM
Seattle Cancer Care Alliance

At the conclusion of this course, participants will be able to: 

  1. Assess the clinical role of breast MRI in patient selection and in improved detection, diagnosis and treatment of breast disease
  2. Learn imaging protocols and techniques to produce high quality breast MR images in keeping with current recommended standards
  3. Accurately and efficiently interpret and report on breast MR exams in accordance with the ACR BI-RADS® MRI module
  4. Use breast MRI guided biopsy tools effectively and safely

Attendees who complete a minimum of 100 cases will be awarded a Certificate of Proficiency stating they meet the Maintenance of Competence case requirement as specified in the ACR Practice Guideline for the Performance of Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) of the Breast.Accreditation Statement: The American College of Radiology is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

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

Designation Statement: The American College of Radiology designates this live activity for a maximum of 22.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Qualified on 09/08/2016, this activity meets the American Board of Radiology’s criteria for a self-assessment (SAM) activity and is designated for up to 21 SAM Credits toward the ABR Maintenance of Certification program.

 

The format utilized at the Education Center is, hands down, the most effective way to learn and far superior to standard review courses.
- David Ryder

Outstanding program! Very valuable training and experience. Definitely worth the cost.
- Elizabeth Hadley

Great course! Good mix of real cases, lectures and access to experts. Far more fruitful than purely lecture-based CME courses. Would definitely return for another course topic in the future.
- Bang Huynh