CARDIOVASCULAR&PULMONARYIMAGINGABDOMINAL&PELVICIMAGING:CT/MR/USHYATTREGENCYINDIANWELLS,CA/JAN27–FEB1,2013RADIOLOGY ANDBIOMEDICAL IMAGINGUNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIASAN FRANCISCO
2CARDIOVASCULAR & PULMONARY IMAGINGJanuary 27 – 29, 2013This course is a comprehensive review of cross-sectional imaging of the chest,covering the pulmonary, vascular and cardiac systems. The course will be useful asa review of thoracic imaging, as well as a guide for radiologists hoping to expand theirpractice to new areas. It will provide an update on a variety of established clinicalapplications, but will also touch on newer, cutting-edge technologies such as cardiacCT. A practical approach to these areas of emerging technology will be presentedso as to be useful to radiologists from all types of clinical practice. The course willfeature focused, 20-minute lectures to allow for the inclusion of more topics and tomaximize learning.Earn SAM Credit An opportunity for completion of a Self-Assessment Module willbe offered. “HRCT of the Lung” is pending approval by the American Board ofRadiology for 1 SAM credit and for meeting the criteria for self-assessment towardthe purpose of fulﬁlling requirements in the ABR Maintenance of CertiﬁcationProgram. SAM credits are required for radiologists certiﬁed since 2002.At the completion of this course, the attendee should be able to:1. Conﬁdently interpret high-resolution CT scans of the lungs and provide focuseddifferential diagnoses;2. Describe a practical approach to the imaging of lung infections and pleuraldiseases;3. Recognize typical manifestations of acute and chronic aortic diseases;4. Describe the role of cross-sectional imaging in the evaluation of acquired heartdiseases;5. Discriminate benign vs. malignant lung nodules/masses on CT and PET;6. Understand the role of CT and PET in the evaluation and staging of lung cancer.
3EnrollmentPre-registration is encouraged to ensure your space in thesecourses. Pre-register by November 30, 2012 and SAVE $50–100 on your registration fee. Registration form is on page 11.TUITION – BOTH COURSES:$1,095 for practicing physicians$1,045 for UCSF Radiology Alumni / Active Military$ 895 for fellows, residents, allied health providersTUITION – ONE COURSE:$ 610 for practicing physicians$ 560 for UCSF Radiology Alumni / Active Military$ 480 for fellows, residents, allied health providersSYLLABUS Printable PDFs of presentations will be availableonline one week prior to the course, so that attendees can printout and bring pertinent presentations with them. An electronicsyllabus and paper notebook will be provided.You must provide an email address with your registrationto receive advance syllabus information. Paper copies ofpresentations will not be provided onsite.ABDOMINAL & PELVIC IMAGING: CT/MR/USJanuary 30 – February 1, 2013Cholla CactusThe goal of this course is to enhance the interpretation of body imaging studiesand to improve clinical practice, by providing an updated review of state-of-the-artimaging methods and evidence-based practice in CT, MR and US imaging of thegastrointestinal and genitourinary systems. Addtionally, the corresponding ACRguidelines on managing incidental ﬁndings in the kidney, adrenal, liver and pancreason CT scans will be discussed.Earn SAM Credit An opportunity for completion of a Self-Assessment Module (SAM)will be offered. “Appendicitis: Imaging Update” is pending approval by the AmericanBoard of Radiology for 1 SAM credit and for meeting the criteria for self-assessmenttoward the purpose of fulﬁlling requirements in the ABR Maintenance of CertiﬁcationProgram. SAM credits are required for radiologists certiﬁed since 2002.At the completion of this course, the attendee should be able to:1. Utilize the ACR recommendations for managing incidental ﬁndings in the kidney,liver, adrenal gland, and pancreas on CT scans;2. Identify indications for the use of different imaging modalities (CT/MRI/US) forvarious abdomino-pelvic organs and conditions;3. Apply practical approaches to diagnosing both benign and malignant diseases ofthe abdomen and pelvis;4. Anticipate potential pitfalls in abdomino-pelvic imaging and interpretation;5. Demonstrate improved ability to assess fetal abnormalities with ultrasound.
6AccreditationThis educational activity meets the requirement under California State Assembly Bill 1195,continuing education and cultural and linguistic competency.The University of California, San FranciscoSchool of Medicine (UCSF) is accredited bythe Accreditation Council for ContinuingMedical Education (ACCME) to providecontinuing medical education forphysicians.UCSF designates this educational activityfor a maximum of 14.25 AMA PRACategory 1 Credits.™Physicians should onlyclaim credit commensurate with the extentof their participation in the activity.The total credits are inclusive of 6.25 inCT, 4.0 in MR, and 3.25 in US.Physician Assistants The NationalCommission on Certiﬁcation of PhysicianAssistants (NCCPA) states that AMA PRACategory 1 Credits™are acceptable forcontinuing medical education requirementsfor recertiﬁcation.Nurses The California Board of RegisteredNursing accepts AMA PRA Category 1Credits™toward license renewal.ABDOMINAL & PELVIC IMAGING: CT/MR/USUCSF Course DirectorZ. Jane Wang, MDAssistant Professor of RadiologyGuest FacultyKumar E. Sandrasegaran, MDAssociate Professor of RadiologyIndiana University School of Medicineat IndianapolisUCSF FacultyRoy A. Filly, MDProfessor Emeritus of RadiologyCo-Founder, Fetal Treatment ProgramEmily M. Webb, MDAssociate Professor of Clinical RadiologyAntonio C. Westphalen, MD, MASAssociate Professor of Radiology
8Hyatt Reservationstel: 888-421-1442 / 760–341–1000Reserve online at https://resweb.passkey.com/go/ucsfradReservation deadline: Friday, January 4, 2013Standard Room (single/double): $185.The daily resort fee ($23) has been waived for UCSFattendees who book directly with the hotel. The room rateincludes high-speed internet access, ﬁtness center access24/7, local and toll-free calls, and in-room coffee.When making your accommodation decisions, please take intoconsideration that staying at the host hotel helps UCSF meet itscontractual obligations and keeps registration fees reasonable.To ensure the conference rate, please book directly with thehotel, using the website or phone numbers listed above.The Hyatt has reserved a limited block of rooms at specialroom rates for this conference. Call the ReservationsDepartment directly at the number above and mention thatyou are attending the UCSF Radiology course to receive thediscounted rates.Conference rates for reservation requests made after thedeadline cannot be guaranteed and will be extended on aspace-available basis only. A credit card number is requiredto guarantee your reservation. Rates exclude 11.25% state &local taxes, 2% business development fee, .20% state tourismfee (subject to change).Additional $25 per person (each) per night for third and/or fourth person per room. Check-in is 4:00 pm, check-outis 12:00 pm. Cancellations made less than 72 hours fromscheduled arrival, early departures not notiﬁed at check-in,and no-shows will be charged a one night’s stay. Nightly self-park is complimentary, valet is $7 for daily parking and $25overnight.LoungeCamp HyattSpa
9Air TravelUCSF Radiology has negotiated special fares with American and United Airlines forradiology course attendees. To ensure the lowest fares, please book with the airlinedirectly using the codes below:Airport code: PSP www.palmspringsairport.comAirline Online Code TelAmerican www.aa.com 1713BI 800–433–1790United www.united.com ZN8V234613 800–521–4041 ($25 fee via phone)The ONTario airport is about 80 miles or 1.5 hours away.LAX and SAN Diego are about 130 miles / 2.5 hours away.Car RentalHertz 800–654–2240CV # PSP: 01SY0254 ONT/LAX: 01SY0253Arrangements have been made with Hertz Car Rental for special rates during this UCSFmeeting, as well as one week before and after this meeting. Rentals can be arranged foreither Palm Springs or Ontario airports. Reserve using the phone and CV numberslisted above.Hyatt Regency Indian Wellsgrandchampions.hyatt.com44600 Indian Wells LaneIndian Wells, CA 92210All rooms at the resort are suite-style and feature 550square feet of separate seating and sleeping areas,and include high-speed internet access, a ﬂat screentv, a mini-fridge, a coffee maker, and iHome stereosystem with iPod docking station.The resort features seven heated pools, with bothfamily and adult sections. The Aqua Serena Spawas featured on “100 Best Spas in the World” andprovides a variety of treatments for pampering andrejuvenation. The resort offers full-service dining,a poolside cafe, deli take-out, as well as in-roomdining. Resort activities include yoga, jogging trails,tennis and golf lessons, and Camp Hyatt for kidsages 3-12.Guests can experience true world-class golf locatedadjacent to the resort grounds at the Indian WellsGolf Resort, home to the LG Skins game. The ElPaseo Shopping and Entertainment district is onlytwo miles/ﬁve minutes away. Hot Air Ballooning,Desert Jeep tours, the Empire Polo grounds, and theLiving Desert Museum are all nearby.Standard Roomwith Seating AreaGolf Lessons
10For more information on these and other activities: www.visitpalmsprings.comThursday Night Village Fest − enjoy an array of artists, artisans, entertainers, snacksand a farmers market in downtown Palm Springs.El Paseo Drive − stroll and shop on one of the most bountiful upscale shopping venues.Living Desert Zoo and Gardens − 1,200 acres of scenic trails and exhibits includinggardens, live animal shows, a play park, a model train exhibit and tram rides.Children’s Discovery Museum − with over ﬁfty hands-on exhibits,Moorten Botanical Gardens & Cactarium − examine over 3,000 examples ofsouthwestern cacti and plants.Palm Springs Air Museum − experience one of the world’s largest collections of WW2ﬁghter planesAerial Tram − ascend 8,000 feet in the world’s largest rotating tramcars, with aspectacular, never-ending panoramic view of Palm Springs below.Joshua Tree National Park − located on the northeast edge of the Palm Springs area,the nearly 800,000 acre park encompasses the most interesting geologic displaysfound in California’s deserts.The Greater Palm Springs Areawww.palmspringsusa.comPalm Springs is located about 130 miles or a two-hour drive east of Los Angeles. The areaincludes the neighboring towns of Cathedral City, Rancho Mirage, Palm Desert and IndianWells, as you travel southeast along Route 10 or Highway 111. The area has an averge350 days of sunshine a year, and winter temperatures are usually in the 70’s.The mix of southwestern culture and California history combine to make the Palm Springsarea an eclectic mix of food, culture, outdoor activities, and an ideal opportunity for the artaﬁcionado or furniture collector to enjoy the search for that unique ﬁnd.Featured Attraction:Sunnylands Center at the Annenberg Estatehttp://sunnylands.orgNicknamed the “Camp David” of the west, Sunnylandswas conceived by philanthropists Walter and LeonoreAnnenberg, who commissioned architect Quincy A.Jones of USC to build a contemporary residence ontheir 200-acre estate in Rancho Mirage.The bright, open, inviting building that Jones createdwas then decorated by noted designers Haines andGraber. The Estate has been used as a retreat forworld leaders, politicians and foreign dignitaries forover 40 years, and also hosts one of the ﬁnest privatecollections of Impressionist and Post-Impressionist art.The Center is open free to the public Thursday throughSunday, and features select artwork and the Gardens.Tours of the home are limited and tickets can only bepurchased in advance.
11REGISTRATIONCARDIO-PULMONARY / ABDOMINAL & PELVIC (RAD 13 020/021)Jan 27 – Feb 1, 2013 / The Hyatt Regency Resort & Spa – Indian Wells, CaliforniaEarly Enrollment Deadline: November 30, 2012Four easy ways to register:1. Online at www.cme.ucsf.edu (registration discount for both courses not available online)2. Fax this form to 415−502−17953. Mail this form to UCSF Ofﬁce of CME, PO Box 45368, San Francisco, CA 94145–03684. Phone using Visa, Amex or MC. Call 415−476−5808, 8:30 am-4:00 pm (Paciﬁc Time)REGISTRANT INFORMATION (PLEASE PRINT)Name ______________________________________________________________________First Last DegreeAddress __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________Tel ________________________________ Fax ________________________________Area Code Area CodeE-mail _____________________________________________________________________You must provide an email address with your registration to receive advance syllabusinformation. Paper copies will not be provided on site.Would you like to receive general UCSF Radiology CME email notices? Yes No.Month/Day of Birth for record veriﬁcation: _______ / _______ / X Xmonth dayCOURSE REGISTRATION: BOTH COURSES ONE COURSE ONLY check oneSave more when registering Cardio-Pulmonary (RAD 13 020)for both courses. Abdomen & Pelvis (RAD 13 021)Check your category By 11/30/12 After 11/30/12 By 11/30/12 After 11/30/12 Physician $ 995 $ 1,095 $ 560 $ 610 UCSF Rad Alum/Mlitary $ 945 $ 1,045 $ 510 $ 560 Resident/fellow/nurse $ 795 $ 895 $ 430 $ 480physician assisant (with letter of veriﬁcation)METHOD OF PAYMENT Check enclosed, payable to UC Regents.Please charge my: Visa Mastercard American ExpressCard No. _____________________________________________________________________Exp. Date ______________________ Signature _________________________________Payment may be made by credit card, check or money order drawn on a U.S. bank in U.S. currency. Weregret that we cannot accept checks drawn on foreign banks. Enrollment conﬁrmation will be mailed to youwithin two weeks of receipt of the application. CANCELLATION A refund of the enrollment fee, less $75,will be made upon receipt of a written request only by Friday, 1/18/2013. No refunds will be made afterthis date. In the unlikely event that the program is cancelled, UCSF Radiology will refund the registrationfee in full, but cannot be responsible for any hotel or travel costs.