Meetings

Upcoming Diagnostic Imaging Meetings

May 15-16, 2017
IDEXX Telemedicine Business Symposium
Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront
Portland, OR

Topics Include:

  • Employment contracts and noncompete issues facing the veterinary specialist.
  • Ways to decrease errors of interpretation, fatigue, and ways to increase performance as a veterinary specialist.
  • Issues, pitfalls, and other things to consider before taking a job as a specialist at a referral hospital.
  • Steps to take to start your own telemedicine consulting service.
  • Productivity secrets of radiologists reading more than 60+ cases per day.
  • Understanding where the veterinary market is going.
  • Making the transition between corporate and private practice into telemedicine.
  • Discussion of DICOM and imaging equipment.
  • Optimizing workflow

This meeting has been submitted but not yet approved for RACE, CE certification. SPACE IS LIMITED. This event is limited to 65 veterinary cardiologists, radiologists and residents. For more information and registration, please see the Symposium Website.

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 - See more at: http://www.cpe.vt.edu/numed/index.html#sthash.0d7R1a5C.dpuf
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 - See more at: http://www.cpe.vt.edu/numed/index.html#sthash.0d7R1a5C.dpuf

June 5-9, 2017
Advanced Diagnostic Imaging - Summer Camp
Maniace Castle, Ortigia - Siracusa, Sicily

  • UNISVET welcomes you to Sicily for the very first Advanced Imaging Summer Camp: four days of high-level scientific updates in ultrasound, CT scan and MRI, in the beautiful frame of Ortigia (Siracusa), one of the most ancient cities of the occidental culture.
  • The camp is structured in two blocks: 4 full days of ultrasound course and 4 half-day CT scan or MRI courses.
  • You can decide which one is the block (US or CT or MRI) or the combo (CT+MRI or US+CT+MRI) that suits to you and enjoy the Sicilian life style while improving your imaging knowledge with some of the best specialists of the veterinary world.
  • A special section of the camp will be dedicated to diagnostic imaging residents preparing for their boards.
  • The camp also offers a rich bouquet of social events that will allow you to fully experience the taste of Sicily in spectacular locations. For more information and registration, please see Meeting Website.

June 9-11, 2017
Veterinary Computed Tomography Course
Small Animal Computed Tomographic Studies
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Practical and Progressive Ideas for Veterinary Medical Professionals. This is a practical course for veterinarians with access to computed tomography (CT) to improve study quality and reading skills of neurologic, vascular, abdominal and thoracic CT in small animals. Includes lectures and extensive practical case sessions on DICOM workstations. Intended Audience: This course is geared towards veterinarians that may refer to CT, use CT in their practice, Radiology/Sx/internal medicine, etc., Residents and Diplomates, interns/students. For more information and registration, please see Computed Tomography Course and the Course Brochure.

July 14-16, 2017
MRI Physics Course
University of Missouri

The course is taught by the authors of the widely used book MRI in Practice. This is one of the first public offerings in the USA. Registration is now open. We require a minimum number of individuals to be able to conduct the course and if that number is not met, the registrants will receive full reimbursement. For registration and more information, please see course website: http://cvm.missouri.edu/mriinpractice/.

Upcoming ACVR Scientific Meetings

  • October 18-21, 2017 - ACVR Annual Scientific Meeting, Sheraton Grand Phoenix, Phoenix, AZ.
  • October 14-19, 2018 - Joint ACVR/IVRA Meeting, Omni Fort Worth Hotel, Fort Worth, TX. See IVRA 2018,
Additional Meetings
  • Calendars - Ultrasound continuing education, additional imaging or radiation oncology meetings. Disclaimer: These events are not sponsored by or affiliated with the ACVR.
  • DVM Newsmagazine Calendar - General Veterinary Medical Continuing Education Courses.

Disclaimer

Continuing Education events are NOT sponsored by or affiliated with the ACVR. Click the link to the event provider to check for accuracy and changes in schedule.