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Conferences

Emergency Radiology 2018 will provide comprehensive presentations and interactive discussions covering the broad range of emergency imaging, including epidemiology and mechanisms of trauma, clinicians’ expectations of imaging and an integrated imaging approach to injuries of the head, neck, spine, torso, pelvis and appendicular skeleton.

Grand Hyatt Seattle
721 Pine Street
Seattle, WA




Upon completion of this activity, attendees should be able to:

  1. Determine the appropriate imaging studies to perform.
  2. Review less common clinical conditions that present in the emergency setting.
  3. Update imaging protocols to optimize diagnostic accuracy while minimizing radiation.
  4. Accurately interpret emergency imaging studies, and recognize when additional imaging is indicated.

FEES AND REGISTRATION

Four-Day Course Feesby 7/23begin 7/24
MD/DO/PhD$895.00$945.00
Allied Health/Radiology Tech$595.00$645.00
Non-UW Resident*/Fellow* $595.00 $645.00
UW Resident*/Fellow*$200.00$200.00

*Resident/Fellow rates require written confirmation of current Resident/Fellow status. Failure to provide current documentation will result in a higher rate being applied to your registration.

Registrations increase by $50.00 starting July 24, 2018.

CANCELLATION POLICY
The Office of Continuing Medical Education must receive written notification of your cancellation by July 27, 2018. A $75.00 processing fee will be deducted from refund requests received by this date. No refunds will be issued following July 27, 2018.

The Office of Continuing Medical Education reserves the right to cancel this course twenty days prior to the course date when a minimum enrollment is not met or for other reasons that prevent the University from holding the course. Each registrant will be notified by telephone followed by written notification and a full refund. The University of Washington is not responsible for any other costs incurred such as non-refundable airline tickets or hotel penalties. Contact the CME Office with questions: call 206.543.1050, fax 206.221.4525 or email cme@uw.edu.

GROUP SALES
A group is any three (3) or more people attending the CME Emergency Radiology conference. For more information, please contact the CME office (206.543.1050) and ask about "Group Sales for Emergency Radiology."

  • Group rates are not available for online purchase.
  • Names and email addresses for all individuals will be needed at the time of registration.
  • Payment can be made individually or combined as a group total. Payment terms are net-15.
  • Group Discount of 15% per person valid through 7/23; discount of 10% per person valid 7/24 and after
  • UW Resident/Fellow are not eligible for this discounted rate.
Ferco H Berger, MD
Department of Medical Imaging
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Center
Toronto, ON
Jonathan Chung, MD
Associate Professor, Department of Radiology
University of Chicago
Chicago, IL
David L Coy, MD, PhD
Department of Radiology
Virginia Mason Medical Center
Seattle, WA
Nathan M Cross, MD, MS
Assistant Professor, Department of Radiology
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
Saeed Elojeimy, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Radiology
University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM
Shaimaa Fadl, MBChB
Senior Fellow, Department of Radiology
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
Kathleen Fink, MD
Department of Radiology
Virginia Mason Medical Center
Seattle, WA
Joel A Gross, MD, MS
Associate Professor, Department of Radiology
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
Robert Harris, MD, MPH, FACR
Professor of Medicine, Department of Radiology
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
Ramesh Iyer, MD
Associate Professor, Department of Radiology
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
Faisal Khosa, MD, MBA
Assistant Professor, Department of Radiology and Imaging Sciences
University of British Columbia
Vancouver, BC
Jesse Knight, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, Department of Radiology
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
Ken F Linnau, MD, MS
Associate Professor, Department of Radiology
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
Jonathan R Medverd, MD
Associate Professor, Department of Radiology
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
Mahmud Mossa-Basha, MD
Associate Professor, Department of Radiology
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
Anh-Vu Ngo, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Radiology
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
Jeffrey Otjen, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Radiology
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
Francisco Perez, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Radiology
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
Christopher Potter, MD
Department of Radiology
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Boston, MA
Gautham Reddy, MD, MPH
Professor of Medicine, Department of Radiology
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
Jeffrey Robinson, MD, MBA, FACR
Associate Professor, Department of Radiology
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
Claire Sandstrom, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Radiology
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
Douglas Seiler, MD

Tacoma Radiology Associates
Tacoma, WA
Susanna C Spence, MD
Diagnostic Radiologist
University of Texas Health Science Center
Houston, TX
Scott Steenburg, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Radiology & Imaging Sciences
Indiana University
Indianapolis, IN
Elizabeth Tang, MD
Acting Assistant Professor, Department of Radiology
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
Nupur Verma, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Department of Radiology
University of Florida
Gainesville, FL
Christopher M Walker, MD
Associate Professor of Radiology
University of Kansas Medical Center
Fairway, KS
Jason Wright, MD
Acting Assistant Professor, Department of Radiology
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
Title Time Faculty Room
Registration & Continental Breakfast 7:00AM - 7:30AM  
Pulmonary Embolism 7:30AM - 8:00AM Gautham Reddy, MD, MPH
 
Intramural Hematoma 8:00AM - 8:30AM Christopher M Walker, MD
 
Interstitial Lung Disease 8:30AM - 9:00AM Christopher M Walker, MD
 
Coronary CTA in the ED 9:00AM - 9:30AM Faisal Khosa, MD, MBA
 
Break 9:30AM - 9:45AM  
Imaging of Abdominal and Pelvic Hernias 9:45AM - 10:15AM David L Coy, MD, PhD
 
Imaging in Drug Smugglers 10:15AM - 10:45AM Ferco H Berger, MD
 
Female Emergency Imaging 10:45AM - 11:15AM Robert Harris, MD, MPH, FACR
 
Break 11:15AM - 11:30AM  
Facial Fractures 11:30AM - 12:00PM Susanna C Spence, MD
 
Nontrauma Face & Neck Emergencies 12:00PM - 12:30PM Kathleen Fink, MD
 
Daily Case Summary 12:30PM - 1:00PM  
Adjourn 1:00PM - 1:05PM  
Accreditation with Commendation: The University of Washington School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation: The University of Washington School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 20.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS

The University of Washington has contracted for a special rate (Deluxe King, single or double occupancy, $289 per night, taxes excluded; Two Beds, single or double occupancy, $314 per night, taxes excluded). These rates are subject to availability, and may not be available after July 23, 2018.

For reservations, call the Grand Hyatt Seattle directly at 206.774.1234 (select Option 2, Guest Room Reservations), or click the link below.

Grand Hyatt Seattle
721 Pine Street
Seattle, WA 98101
GrandSeattle.Hyatt.com

 THINGS TO DO IN SEATTLE

TARGET AUDIENCE
The primary audience will be radiologists and imaging technologists. Other practitioners, such as physician assistants, nurse practitioners and physicians working in emergency departments, may also find the imaging approach and interpretation to be useful.

ONLINE PRESENTATIONS AND MATERIALS
Syllabus material will be available online at uwcme.org (for conference registrants only). Materials will be available beginning August 6, 2018, for registrants to print and/or download. A booklet with the conference agenda and pages for note-taking will be provided at the conference. No printed presentation materials will be available.

ATTENDANCE POLICY
Course activities are exclusively reserved for attendees. Badges provided at registration are required for entrance into all functions and will be strictly enforced.

DIETARY REQUESTS
UW CME takes into consideration diverse nutritional preferences and restrictions when planning our complimentary menu. However, those individuals who might find that our menu is not completely aligned to their specific nutritional needs are welcome to bring their own food items.

If you have dietary restrictions (e.g., vegan, gluten-free, etc.), please send an email to cme@uw.edu by July 23, 2018.

SPECIAL SERVICES
Please inform the CME Office ten days in advance of the conference start date if you will need to utilize lactation services.

To request disability accommodation, contact the Disability Services Office at 206-543-6450 (voice), 206-543-6452 (TTY), 206-685-7264 (fax), or email dso@uw.edu. The University of Washington makes every effort to honor disability accommodation requests. Requests can be responded to most effectively if received as far in advance of the event as possible, preferably at least 10 days.