Scientific Program

Last Update: June 6, 2014; you can download a Word version at the bottom of the page.

Monday, October 20             
Pre-Conference Workshop (additional cost) - Tracheal and Urethral Stenting Workshop (Infiniti Medical)            

Tuesday, October 21                     
6:30 AM - 5:00 PM ACVR Executive Council Meeting

ACVR Forum - Academic Overview for Success
8:00 AM – Introduction - Dr. Pete Scrivani and Forum Panel
8:10 AM - Impact of Workforce Shortage in Academic Veterinary Imaging - Dr. Wisner
9:00 AM - Academic Positions, Promotion and Tenure - Dr. Daniel
9:50 AM – Break
10:20 AM - Academic Excellence - Dr. McEntee
11:10 AM - Grantsmanship - Dr. Thrall
12:00 PM - Lunch on your own
1:30 PM - Answering Clinical Questions - Dr. Scrivani
2:20 PM - Manuscript Preparation and Peer Review - Dr. Jones
3:10 PM - Break
3:40 PM - Interactions between Academia & Private Practice - Dr. Fischetti
4:30 PM - Forum Panel Discussion
5:00 PM – Adjourn for the day
6:00 PM – Exhibitor Set-up

Wednesday, October 22                     
7:15 AM - Large Animal Diagnostic Imaging Society Meeting
8:00 AM - Welcome         

8:10 AM - ACVR Keynote Speaker - Dr. David Rubin - "Imaging of Musculoskeletal Disorders:  What Have We Learned from the Human Experience"         

9:10 AM - ACVR President's Address - Dr. Tony Pease         

9:30 AM - Resident Competition (5 abstracts)         

10:30 AM - Break with Exhibitors         

11:00 AM - Resident Competition (5 abstracts)         

12:00 PM - Lunch on your own       
1:30 PM - Resident Competition (5 abstracts)         

2:30 PM - Break with Exhibitors

3:00 PM - LADIS Keynote Speaker - Dr. Robert Magnus:  "Equine Imaging Opportunities and Challenges in the Market Place" (plus 5 abstracts)
5:45 PM - Meet the Residency Directors        

6:50 PM - Welcome Reception (Sponsored by Universal Imaging)

Thursday, October 23
ACVR
7:00 AM - Veterinary Ultrasound Society Meeting

8:00 AM - SVNM Keynote: Dr. Singh - "Comparative Treatments with Thyroid Cancers in Humans"

9:00 AM - MR/CT Forum - "Spinal Imaging:  Updates and Controversies"

10:30 AM - Break with Exhibitors         

11:00 AM - Radiation Oncology Keynote: Dr. Mark Dewhurst - "New Metabolic Targets as Novel Cancer Therapeutics"

12:00 PM - Lunch on your own         

1:30 PM - Resident Authored Paper Award - Dr. Jones         

1:35 PM - Resident Presentation/Poster Award         

1:40 PM - Image Interpretation Session - Dr. Moon-Larson         

3:00 PM - Break with Exhibitors         

3:30 PM - ACVR General Business Meeting/Introduction of New Diplomates         

5:00 PM - SVNM Meeting         

6:00 PM – Reception off Site (Sponsored by Antech Imaging Services – St. Louis Science Center)
       
RADIATION ONCOLOGY
8:00 AM - Topics of Interest with ACVR         

12:00 PM - Lunch on your own         

1:30 PM - With ACVR

6:00 PM – Reception off Site (Sponsored by Antech Imaging Services – St. Louis Science Center)

Friday, October 24
ACVR                     
7:00 AM - CT/MRI Society Meeting         

8:00 AM - VUS Keynote Speaker:  Dr. Timothy Ziemlewicz, University of Wisconsin, "Ultrasound in Intervential Radiology, Specifically Ablation Procedures and Guided Needle Aspirations and Biopsies"         

9:00 AM - Scientific Session (Ultrasound 5 abstracts)         

10:00 AM - Break with Exhibitors (Exhibitor Tear Down after break)
10:30 AM - Scientific Session (Ultrasound/General Radiology 7 abstracts)         

12:00 PM - Lunch on your own         

1:30 PM - CT/MR Scientific Session (6 abstracts)         

2:30 PM - CT/MR Scientific Session (6 abstracts)         

3:30 PM - Break         

4:00 PM - General Scientific Session (6 abstracts)

5:00 PM - MEETING CONCLUDES - Until next year in Minneapolis, MN!

RADIATION ONCOLOGY
7:00 AM - VRTOG Meeting

8:00 AM - Scientific Session         

10:00 AM - Break with Exhibitors         

10:30 AM - Scientific Session         

12:00 PM - Lunch on your own         

1:30 PM - Scientific Session         

3:30 PM - Break         

4:00 PM - Scientific Session         

5:00 PM - MEETING CONCLUDES - Until next year in Minneapolis, MN!