November 8-12, 2015 - The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua - Maui, Hawaii
Mayo Course Directors: Kelly K. Koeller, M.D.Kent R. Thielen, M.D.Christopher P. Wood, M.D. 

Overview/Course Description
Neuroradiology: Practice to Innovation is intended to provide a practical discussion and review of common diseases involving the brain, head/neck, and spine. It will also provide an overview of common imaging strategies, as well as an update in new trends, relevant techniques, and applications in diagnostic and/or therapeutic neuroradiology. In addition, this course will review common endovascular and spinal interventional techniques utilized in neuroradiology.

Registration Fee
Practicing Physician - $1195
Residents, Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners - $1145

The registration fee includes:

  • Tuition
  • Comprehensive course syllabus on flash drive
  • Daily continental breakfasts and break refreshments (for course participants only)
  • Welcome reception (course participants and guests)
  • Radiology CME mobile meeting application
  • 7 Self-Assessment Modules (SAMs)

Although it is not Department of Radiology CME policy to limit the number of registrants for a course, conference room facilities may necessitate closing of enrollment; therefore, early registration is advised. 

Targeted Audience
Neuroradiology: Practice to Innovation is designed for the practicing radiologist whose work involves neuroradiology, or those involved in the neurourological sciences, neurosurgery, neurology, and/or related fields.

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other Health Care Professionals
A certificate of attendance will be provided to other health care professionals for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies, or other professional associations.

Self-Assessment Modules (SAMs)
Attendees will have an opportunity to participate in seven self-assessment modules (SAMs) during the course. The self-assessment modules have been designed to meet the standards of the American Board of Radiology (ABR) for self-assessment modules (SAMs).

Course Learning Objectives
Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to:

•    Summarize MRI safety guidelines
•    Discuss cerebral perfusion imaging
•    Describe semicircular canal dehiscence
•    Summarize MR spectroscopy and its clinical use
•    Discuss implications of operating a PET/MR in a clinical practice
•    Identify strengths and shortfalls of diffusion tractography 
•    Describe cutting edge methods for detecting spinal CSF leaks

Attendance at this Mayo course does not indicate nor guarantee competence or proficiency in the performance of any procedures which may be discussed or taught in this course.

Exhibit Opportunities
This course offers the unique opportunity for commercial companies to interact with health care providers and highlight their products and services. If you are interested in exhibit space during this course, please contact Sarah Johnson.

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Course summary
Available credit: 25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
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