Gadolinium Deposition in Clinical Practice: What does it mean for my patients?

Monday, June 4th
9:10 am - 10:00 am

  • Donna R. Roberts, MD
    Associate Professor of Radiology
    Medical University of South Carolina | Charleston, South Carolina
  • Alexander Radbruch, MD, JD
    Department of Radiology
    German Cancer Research Center | Heidelberg, Germany
Educational Credit

One (1) Category 1 AMA/PRA CME Credit

Accreditation Statement

The Institute for Advanced Medical Education (IAME) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. IAME designates this live CME activity for a maximum of 1 AMA/PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Obtaining Credit

CME credit will be issued through IAME. Instructions will be provided to attendees at the end of the event.

Disclosures

No individuals at the IAME who had any control over the content of this program have any relationships with commercial supporters.

Commercial Support

This program is supported through an unrestricted educational grant from Guerbet, LLC.

This program is not part of The Foundation of the ASNR Symposium 2018 or the ASNR 56th Annual Meeting content.

GBCA use in Neuroradiology: What’s New?

Tuesday, June 5th
9:10 am - 10:00 am

  • Gadolinium Retention: What Neuroradiologists need to Know
    Emanuel Kanal MD, FACR, FISMRM,MRMD,AANG
    Director, Magnetic Resonance Services
    Professor of Radiology and Neuroradiology
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Fast MRI: From K-space to Your Place
    Howard A. Rowley, MD
    Joseph Sackett Professor of Radiology
    Professor of Radiology, Neurology, and Neurosurgery
    University of Wisconsin - Madison, Wisconsin
Program Description / Statement of Need:

In an effort to provide Physicians with current information and data to make informed decisions in their clinical settings, this symposium will cover current updates on the safe use of MR Contrast Agents and advances in Neuro MRI.

Target Audience:

The content of this CME Symposium is intended for healthcare professionals including Radiologists and Other Physicians, Radiologic and Imaging Nurses, Facility Managers, Researchers, Technologists and Others.

Accreditation and CME Credit Statements:

This CME activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education thru the joint providership of The Institute for Medical Studies (IMS) and Northwest Imaging Forums, Inc. IMS is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The Institute for Medical Studies designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses may claim credit for activities approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™ in most states, for up to 50% of the nursing requirement for recertification. This activity is designated for up to 1.0 AMA PRA Category1 Credits

This program has been submitted for approval of 0.5 hour of Category A CE credit as designated by The Society for MR Radiographers & Technologists (SMRT) RCEEM. This activity may be available in multiple formats or from different sponsors. ARRT regulations state that an individual may not repeat a live activity for credit if it was reported in the same or any subsequent biennium.

Faculty and Planner Disclosures:

As an accredited provider of continuing medical education, it is the policy of The Institute for Medical Studies (IMS) to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all of its live activities. In accordance with this policy, faculty and planners must disclose any financial relationships with commercial interests germane to program content. Additionally, in the event a conflict of interest (COI) does exist, it is the policy of IMS to ensure that the COI is resolved in order to ensure the integrity of the CME activity. The planner has nothing to disclose.

Supported by an educational grant from Bracco Diagnostics Inc.

This program is not part of The Foundation of the ASNR Symposium 2018 or the ASNR 56th Annual Meeting. CME credit must be claimed separately through Northwest Imaging Forums/IMS. Attendance is open to ASNR Annual Meeting registrants.

 

Register for this Special Session here.