Continuing Medical Education

Comprehensive Review of Musculoskeletal MRI

The Palms, Turks & Caicos, The Palms, Turks & Caicos

CME

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.

CREDIT DESIGNATION STATEMENT

Duke University Health System Department of Clinical Education & Professional Development designates this activity for a maximum of 18 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

SA-CME CREDITS

We are pleased to offer 17  hours of Self-Assessment Modules (SAMs) which meet the American Board of Radiology’s criteria for self-assessment activities in the ABR Maintenance of Certification Program.

COURSE DESCRIPTION

An intensive review and update of musculoskeletal MR imaging techniques and procedures focusing on the knee, shoulder, spine, foot and ankle. The design and implementation of musculoskeletal imaging protocols will also be addressed in this comprehensive course designed for the practicing radiologist.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Discuss the current musculoskeletal MR imaging procedures.
  • Design and implement appropriate musculoskeletal imaging protocols.
  • Apply the current advances in musculoskeletal imaging to diagnosing disease processes in the elbow, knee, wrist, shoulder, spine, hip, foot and ankle.

Faculty

 

Course Director:
Clyde Helms, M.D.
Consulting Professor, Department of Radiology, Duke University Medical Center

Mark Anderson, M.D.
Professor of Radiology and Orthopedic Surgery
Chief of Musculoskeletal Imaging, University of Virginia Health Sciences Center

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Schedule

Monday, March 13, 2017

7:00 a.m. Registration

7:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast / Meet the Professor

8:00 a.m.    MRI of the Knee – Mark Anderson, M.D.
10:15 a.m.  Coffee Break & Discussion
10:30 a.m.  MRI of the Knee (Cont’d) – Mark Anderson, M.D.
11:30 a.m.  MRI of the Hip – Clyde Helms, M.D.
12:30 p.m. Q & A
12:45 p.m. Adjourn

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

7:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast / Meet the Professor

8:00 a.m.    MRI of the Shoulder – Clyde Helms, M.D.
10:15 a.m.  Coffee Break & Discussion
10:30 a.m.  MRI of the Shoulder (Cont’d) – Clyde Helms, M.D.
11:30 a.m.  MRI of Wrist – Mark Anderson, M.D.
12:30 p.m. Q & A
12:45 p.m. Adjourn

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

7:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast / Meet the Professor

8:00 a.m.    MRI of the Foot & Ankle – Mark Anderson, M.D.
10:15 a.m.  Coffee Break & Discussion
10:30 a.m.  MRI of the Foot & Ankle (Cont’d) – Mark Anderson, M.D.
11:30 a.m.  MRI  of the MSK Masses – Clyde Helms, M.D.
12:30 p.m. Q & A
12:45 p.m. Adjourn

Thursday,March 16, 2017

7:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast / Meet the Professor

8:00 a.m.    MRI of the Spine – Clyde Helms, M.D.
10:15 a.m.  Coffee Break & Discussion
10:30 a.m.  MRI of the Spine (Cont’d) – Clyde Helms, M.D.
11:00 a.m.  MRI of the Elbow – Mark Anderson, M.D.
11:45 a.m.  Osseous Trauma – Mark Anderson, M.D.
12:30 p.m. Q & A
12:45 p.m. Adjourn

Accommodations

Turks & Caicos42235740-H1-29416789-H1-H6EMLL1B

Home to the most beautiful beaches in the world, legendary diving, snorkeling and fishing, the Turks & Caicos invite you to explore an undiscovered Caribbean. Travel to the Turks and Caicos is easy and efficient. Just a short flight from the east coast of the US, the islands are a tropical classic, a throwback in time where relaxation is unavoidable and rejuvenation ensured.

Regent Palms

Located just steps away from the flawless white sands and sparkling sapphire waters of Grace Bay – one of the most beautiful beaches in the world – The Palms Turks and Caicos is ranked among the Caribbean’s finest hotels, and the top hotel in the Turks and Caicos.  Boundless ocean views from stylishly-appointed rooms and suites ensure peace and tranquility while world-class amenities; including a 25,000 square foot spa and state-of- the-art infinity pool, promise rest and relaxation.  A well-equipped Fitness Centre, together with water sports and tennis cater for more active guests and a dedicated children’s’ club provides fun and excitement for younger guests.  Unforgettable luxury at the heart of one of the Caribbean’s most glorious beaches comes as standard at the The Palms Grand Resort and Spa.

Room rates for this meeting are $525 for Junior Suites, $839 for 1 bedroom Ocean View Suites for single or double. An additional charge of $150++ will apply for each adult.  Children aged 12 and under stay free in the same room with parents sharing existing bedding.    Rates are subject to applicable sales and resort taxes (currently 12%) and 10% service charge which is subject to change as mandated by the government.    These rates will be available for the three days prior to the meeting and the three days after, based on hotel availability. An amount of three (3) night’s accommodation plus taxes will be charged to confirm the reservation.  These rooms will be held until the block is full or until February 12, 2017. After the block is full or the cut-off date, reservations will be subject to prevailing rates/availability.

All guest rooms feature hand-tufted king-size bedding, high-speed Internet access and cable television while a number of luxurious suites also boast a washer/dryer and a full kitchen complete with Viking appliances. No resort fee applies. Group room rates include:
– Complimentary daily Full American Breakfast Buffet in the Parallel 23 Restaurant
– Complimentary Wireless internet access in sleeping rooms and meeting space
– Complimentary use of the Fitness Center
– Complimentary beverage and cold towels on arrival
– Complimentary use of non-motorized water sports
– Complimentary turn down service
– 10% Spa discount, depending on availability

To make hotel reservations, call the hotel directly at 866-877-7256 or email reservations@thepalmstc.com  and reference the Duke Radiology Group.
If you are interested in an upgraded or different room type other than what is blocked, please contact Emily Dunn  at emily.dunn@aladdintravel.com or 336-499-6705 for assistance.

To make airline reservations or for any other travel needs, email Cheryl Everhart at Aladdin Travel, cheryl.everhart@aladdintravel.com or (336) 499-6736.

Registration

Registration fee is $895 on or before February 13, 2017

We offer discounted registration rates to Duke Radiology alumni of $795 and Military/NonMD/Retirees of $695.

On or after February 13, 2017 there is a $75 late fee in addition to the registration fee.

Printed syllabus will not be available.  All material will be distributed electronically.  A printer-friendly version will be made available prior to the course for anyone who wishes to print it for themselves.

The fee is payable by check made out to “Aladdin Travel & Meeting Planners” or by Visa, MasterCard, American Express or Discover. There is a $100 administrative fee for cancellation. Written notification must be received by February 3, 2017 to receive refund.

If you have questions regarding meeting registration please contact Emily Dunn at Aladdin Travel & Meeting Planners 336-499-6705 or emily.dunn@aladdintravel.com

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