Please note all attendees must be present and in the classroom at or before 7:30 AM. We must maintain a strict enforcement of this policy due to the FDA mandated training requirements. Tomosynthesis Imaging Workshop- A One Day, Case-Based, 8 CME Hour Course NOTE: This is a one day course. You choose what day to attend. The program is the same each day.The FDA approved an innovative three-dimensional digital mammography system in February 2011 that shows measurable improvement in clinical performance over conventional two-dimensional mammography. This new technology, called breast Tomosynthesis, is expected to detect more cancers while resulting in fewer unnecessary diagnostic imaging studies and procedures. The FDA mandated that radiologists wishing to use the technology receive eight hours of case-based training in Tomosynthesis interpretation. The workshop, presented by World Class CME, features an eight-hour comprehensive training program in breast Tomosynthesis. Participants will have the opportunity to sit at clinical workstations and review over 100 clinical Tomosynthesis data sets with accompanying standard mammography while being guided by expert faculty, Drs. Elizabeth Rafferty and Phoebe Freer, in Tomosynthesis interpretation. The course will not only fulfill the FDA training requirement, but will also provide a unique opportunity to assess the potential impact Tomosynthesis could have for a physician’s practice while receiving individual instruction.
This meeting is supported by an unrestricted educational grant from Hologic, Inc.Accreditation World Class CME is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. World Class CME designates this activity for a maximum of 8.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ . Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Aprroved by the ASRT for Category A continuing education credit. Disclosure World Class CME relies on its CME faculty to provide program content that is evidence-based and free of commercial bias. Therefore, in accordance with ACCME standards, any faculty, program director, reviewer and/or provider industry relationships will be disclosed and resolved. Speakers are required to openly disclose any limitations of data or any discussion of any off-label, experiemental, or investigational uses of drugs or devices in their presentations.
June 7, 2013 - June 8, 2013 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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