Continuing Medical Education

Comprehensive Review of Musculoskeletal MRI

Disney's BoardWalk Inn, Walt Disney World, Florida

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

James B. Vogler, M.D.
The Orthopaedic Institute Gainesville, Florida
Assistant Clinical Professor of Radiology
University of Florida School of Medicine

Schedule

Sunday, February 18, 2018

7:00 a.m. Registration

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

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

Monday, February 19, 2018

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 – James Vogler, M.D.
12:30 p.m. Q & A
12:45 p.m. Adjourn

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

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

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

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

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 MSK Masses – Clyde Helms, M.D.
12:00 p.m.  Marrow – James Vogler, M.D.
12:30 p.m. Q & A
12:45 p.m. Adjourn

Accommodations

Disney’s BoardWalk Inn

Experience the charm and whimsy of turn-of-the-century Atlantic City at this waterfront Resort hotel. Make a splash at Luna Park Pool and delight in a massage at the state-of-the-art fitness center. Discover carnival games, unique dining and exciting nightlife on the Coney Island-style boardwalk. Strung like saltwater taffy along the shimmering Crescent Lake, Disney’s BoardWalk Inn is located within walking distance to both Epcot and Disney’s Hollywood Studios. What makes this property unique:

  • Complimentary Magical Express Airport transfers are included for every Disney guest
  • Complimentary internet access throughout the hotel
  • State of the art fitness center
  • Carnival-themed Luna Park Pool with a water slide
  • Two all-ages leisure pools—each with a whirlpool spa
  • Walking distance to Epcot and the distinctive restaurants along the Boardwalk
  • Bike rentals are available so you can breeze along the lakefront promenades and woodland trails at Walt Disney World Resort
  • Valet and complimentary self-parking available

Group rates for this meeting are $295 per night for single or double occupancy. Rates are subject to applicable sales and resort taxes (currently 12.5%).   Additional fees may apply depending on the services requested. These rates will be available for the three days prior to the meeting and the three days after, based on hotel availability. These rooms will be held until the block is full or until Monday, January 22, 2018. After the block is full or the cut-off date, reservations will be subject to prevailing rates/availability.

To make hotel reservations, call the hotel directly at 407-939-4686 and reference the Duke Radiology Conference.
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.
Attendees have access to specially-priced Disney Meeting/Convention Theme Park tickets. The Magic Your Way Meeting/Convention Tickets are offered at advance purchase savings and are unavailable at the front gates of the WDW Theme Parks. Purchase must be completed prior to arrival. Please call 407-566-5600 for more information or click here to order your tickets online.

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 January 17, 2018

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

On or after January 18, 2018 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 4, 2018 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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