A new online training video from AltusMedical presents an overview of the use of iodinated contrast agents in computed tomography to help improve diagnostic outcomes and patient safety.
Gamma Medica and GE Healthcare are funding a new online CME course on molecular breast imaging through the International Center for Postgraduate Medical Education. The one-hour session will provide an overview of the emerging technology and its applicability to women with dense breast tissue.
The Vendor Neutral Archive Institute of Technology will host a free symposium for healthcare professionals on clinical image interoperability in San Francisco on March 24.
Barco and Mammography Education will offer a pair of hands-on digital mammography training workshops using Barco technology.
A second radiation safety dose is now available from the American College of Radiology and Image Wisely, a campaign at raising awareness about dose levels and minimizing unnecessary imaging procedures.
A newly formed educational grant from the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging will allow medical physics training programs to identify one student per year for financial assistance. Criteria include program quality and staff and facility resources.
The Society of Interventional Radiology’s 39th Annual Scientific Meeting, "Convergence," will take place March 22-27, 2014, in San Diego. This year aims to increase interactivity while exploring diversity and multidimensionality in the field.
The FDA has approved for free distribution three educational modules on minimizing the impact of pediatric fluoroscopic imaging titled "Image Gently: Enhancing Radiation Protection in Pediatric Fluoroscopy."
The Affordable Care Act is poised to transform radiology’s landscape with increasing calls for compensation reform. Regents Health Resources will coach radiologists on how to position themselves for the changes ahead.
The American Society of Radiologic Technologists will offer an 8-week course introducing radiation therapists, medical dosimetrists, and students to the basic principles of IGRT and a variety of treatment methods.