Continuing Medical Education

28th Annual Duke Radiology Beach Course

Kingston Plantation, Myrtle Beach, SC

CME

Self-Assessment Modules as qualified by the American Board of Radiology in meeting the criteria for self-assessment toward the purpose of fulfilling requirements in the ABR Maintenance of Certificate Program will be offered.  You can earn up to 22 hours of SA-CME credit.

The Duke Radiology annual Beach Course offers a comprehensive curriculum on cutting edge general radiology subjects.  This year, the curriculum has been re-structured as a multidisciplinary approach with many topics grouped as specific pathology related presentations.  It was designed with an experienced or in training radiologist in mind, who will find it helpful to implement the gained knowledge into their busy practice.  We invite you to join us for a great opportunity to learn, relax and enjoy your time at the beach.

Following participation in this activity, participants should be able to:

Identify and discuss the latest modalities and techniques being used in the field of Diagnostic Radiology.
Discuss differential diagnoses of common disease processes as they are seen on radiologic images.
Demonstrate compliance with various governing agencies to sustain accreditation, licensing and board certification requirements.

ACCREDITATION

In support of improving patient care, Duke University Health System Department of Clinical Education & Professional Development is accredited by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), to provide continuing education for the health care team.

For more information contact:
Debbie Griffin
Department of Radiology, Box 3808
Duke University Medical Center
919-684-7228
deborah.griffin@duke.edu

Faculty

All speakers are members of the Department of Radiology at Duke University Medical Center

 

Schedule

COMING SOON!!

Accommodations

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

The Grand Strand:  The Myrtle Beach “Grand Strand” has been called the “Seaside Golf Capital of the World” with over 100 area golf courses.

Something for Everyone:  The Myrtle Beach “Grand Strand” has activities for the entire family.  Golf, fishing, scuba diving, parasailing, tennis, swimming, and biking are just some of the many activities available and within easy access during your visit.  Whether relaxing at one of the areas premier spas, visiting local historical sites, shopping the outlets, or just soaking up the sun on our 60 miles of beautirful beaches, there is something for everyone at Myrtle Beach.

The Kingston Plantation featuring Embassy Suites:  Wooded hills surround a twenty-acre freshwater lake and line the winding drive that leads to a half mile stretch of white sand beach.  The twenty story, all-suite hotel provides a spectacular view of the ocean from each private balcony.  Two and three bedroom luxury oceanfront condominiums or one, two and three bedroom villas set among the forest and lakes provide the ultimate in comfort and amenities during your stay.   Kingston Plantation features the Sport and Health Club which includes nine lighted tennis courts, three racquetball and squash courts, indoor/outdoor pools, whirlpool, weight training equipment, free weights, an aerobics studio, tanning salon, cafe and lounge.  The hotel also has a full-time Golf Director affiliated with over 100 area courses.  So bring your swimsuit, sunglasses, racket and clubs – the Kingston Plantation welcomes you to an unforgettable vacation!

Hotel Reservations should be made directly with the resort at Embassy Suites at Kingston Plantation by calling 843-449-0006.  Please make sure to mention Duke Radiology to receive the meeting rates.  These rates are offered based on availability for three (3) days prior and three (3) days post event dates.  Room rates available until June 21, 2018 or until the room block is full.

Embassy Suites – oceanview suite – $268 (includes breakfast and reception daily)

Two bedroom plantation villa – $261

Three bedroom plantation villa – $ $281

Two bedroom oceanview condo – $281

Three bedroom oceanview condo – $361

Two bedroom oceanview (Brighton) – $311

Three bedroom oceanview (Brighton) – $411

Accommodations will not be confirmed without a check for the first night’s deposit or use of a credit card to guarantee your reservation.  You will be charged for the first night if reservations are not canceled 7 days prior to arrival.  These prices are exclusive of 11% taxes.

Room rates are exclusive of applicable state and local taxes which are currently 12%.  Quoted rates will be offered based on availability for three (3) days prior and three (3) days after the meeting dates.   Check in time is 4:00 pm and check out time is 11:00 am.

There is an additional $20 rate per adult, per suite above double occupancy in the Embassy Suites.  The hotel rate does include a complimentary buffet breakfast and complimentary manager’s reception daily per person, per day based on single/double occupancy, unless children under 18 are accompanied by adult.  The rate does not include the resort fee of $14.00 per room per night  (reduced from 17.99 per room, per night) which includes:  

  • Unlimited 800 and local telephone calls
  • Door to door transportation (includes offsite transportation – 2 mile radius)
  • 24 hour Business Center access (internet, printing)
  • Free racquetball/tennis court rentals (reservation required)
  • Children’s activities (seasonal)
  • Pool towels
  • Self parking
  • Basic internet service
  • Daily housekeeping services are offered in the condominiums and villas and consists of removing trash, vacuuming, making beds with existing linens and replacing bath linen.

Registration

REGISTRATION FEES

  • On or before July 1, 2018
    $895 for Radiologists
    $795 for Duke Radiology Alumni
    $695 for Intraining, military, retired, non-MDs
  • After July 1, 2018 the fees increase by $100 ($995/$895/$795)
  • A $100 cancellation fee will be asssessed.
  • Registration form can be downloaded here and mailed.
  • In an effort to be more environmentally friendly, we will only distribute syllabus materials electronically using our mobile App.  You will be provided with a printable version of the syllabus material.