April 4-6, 2014Annual Nuclear Medicine Short CourseUniversity of TennesseeThe annual University of Tennessee Nuclear Medicine Short Course is scheduled for April 4-6, 2014. This course is intended as a general review of nuclear medicine. It will include: reviews of the basic principles of nuclear medicine and image processing, common nuclear medicine imaging procedures, interpretative principles and case examples. The course will focus on small animal nuclear medicine, with a brief review of equine nuclear medicine (specifically, bone scintigraphy). The course is targeted towards radiology residents, with a focus on ACVR board objectives. A minimum of 24 participants is required; if this minimum number is not reached by February 28th, 2014, the course will be cancelled and individuals already registered will be notified and issued a refund. The course will be limited to a maximum number of 35 participants, to ensure optimal environment during lab session.
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May 3-4, 2014
School of Veterinary Medicine
Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA
The Ultrasound Workshop is comprised of two programs:
Basic Abdominal - The Basic Abdominal program is a basic overview of abdominal ultrasound including physics, scan techniques, color Doppler, and normal abdominal sonographic anatomy in the dog. Emphasis will be on the normal anatomy of the abdomen and unique isomorpic appearances of the abdominal organs. Emphasis will also be placed on the use of normal abdominal vessels to aid in identifying normal structures and their expected anatomic location.
Intermediate Abdominal - The Intermediate Abdominal program is comprised of an overview of scanning techniques including Doppler and color flow imaging and commonly encountered abdominal abnormalities. Acquire experience in performing studies with the patients in lateral and dorsal recumbency.
Workshop Information and Registration - Available Soon
Upcoming ACVR Meetings
October 21-24, 2014 - ACVR Annual Scientific Meeting, Hilton St. Louis at the Ballpark, 1 South Broadway, St. Louis, MO 63102.
October 7-10, 2015 - ACVR Annual Scientific Meeting, Minneapolis Marriott City Center Hotel, Minneapolis, MN.
October 19-22, 2016 - ACVR Annual Scientific Meeting, Hilton Lake Buena Vista, Orlando, FL. (Joint Meeting with the Veterinary Cancer Society)
Calendars - Ultrasound continuing education and additional imaging or radiation oncology meetings. Disclaimer: These events are not sponsored by or affiliated with the ACVR.