36th Annual Conference on Mammography and Other Breast Imaging - 2024

Saturday, October 5, 2024


Conference starts in:

Online Streaming
1 Day Conference October 5th, 2024
7.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours

Description

Radiologists and technologists will jointly attend the sessions which will focus on important areas of shared responsibility and will promote a dialogue between registrants and faculty regarding problems encountered in the practice setting.

ASRT has approved this conference for 9.0 Category A Credits.

This is a Virtual conference only, using Zoom.  You will be sent an email to the email address you state on your registration.


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Dates and Times

Start: 10/5/2024 7:00 AM
End: 10/5/2024 5:00 PM

Objectives

Identify lesions that represent high risk and upgrade potential for breast cancer.
Recognize varied management options for these lesions with potential of upgrade at surgery.
Review current management and most recent literature on high risk lesions.Identify breast arterial calcification.
Describe the relationship between breast arterial calcification and cardiovascular events. 
Recognize most recent descriptor changes to mammography, ultrasound and MRI sections of the Atlas.
Identify current changes to the Audit and Medical Outcomes section.
Review imaging examples of the revised descriptors.
Identify common reasons that cancers can be missed.
Identify strategies that one can employ to minimize chances of missing a cancer.
Recognize the most important issues related to physician and patient interaction when discussing bad news with patients.
Identify simple solutions within individual practices that can improve and facilitate communication with our patients.
Realize and identify limitations that we can improve on that may allow us time and increased comfort level to interact with each patient meaningfully.
Identify the benefits of using AI in mammography.
Appropriately use AI for mammography.
Identify the most recent ACR guidelines for breast cancer screening.
Review other society and organization recommendations.
Recognize high risk and average risk patient recommendations for breast cancer screening.
Identify the benefits of using AI in breast ultrasound.
Appropriately use AI for breast ultrasound.
Accurately assess mammographic image quality.
Appropriately understand EQUIP.
Identify prevalence and incidence of breast cancer in minority groups and under-represented populations.
Review most up to date recommendations for supplemental screening in these populations.
Review opportunities for outreach in under-represented populations.
Implement clinically relevant decision-making in difficult cases, as presented in an interactive, real-time audience participation session.
Appropriately use the ACR Lexicon with difficult breast imaging cases.

Agenda

Agenda

Speakers

  • Stamatia Destounis, MD
    • BI-RADS 6th Edition Atlas Update
    • Breaking Barriers and Having Difficult Conversations
    • Breast Cancer in Minority Women
    • Challenging Cases
    • Management of High Risk and Breast Lesions with Upgrade Potential
    • Update of ACR Recommendations on Breast Cancer Screening
  • Laurie Margolies, MD
    • AI and Breast Ultrasound - Mt. Sinai Experience
    • AI in Mammography - Mt. Sinai Experience
    • Breast Arterial Calcifications Literature Review and update
    • Image Quality: Where Are We in 2024?
    • Missed and Almost Missed Breast Cancers

Accreditation

The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook, is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits . Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Need help with this Conference?

Please contact the Conference coordinator listed below:

Donna Lovaglio
Department: Office of Continuing Medical Education
Phone: (631) 444-2094
Email: donna.lovaglio@stonybrookmedicine.edu

Give us a call
(631) 444-2094
Office of Continuing Medical Education
Renaissance School of Medicine at Stony Brook University
HSC, Level 2, Room 142
Stony Brook, New York 11794-8222