Live Event: Pediatric Imaging Essentials 2020

Category: Live Events

Pediatric Imaging Essentials 2020:

This four day course will cover the fundamentals of pediatric imaging for six hours daily. Each day’s material will be divided into 20-30 minute segments of didactics and/or cases with a break every 1.5 hours. Two hours of SAMs credit will be offered daily.

Educational Objectives:
  • Assess pediatric diseases through various imaging modalities in the context of significant developmental changes from infancy to adulthood.
  • Provide imaging recommendations to ordering clinicians based on safe and up to date practices.
  • Create impactful, value-added radiologic reports for clinicians.



March 9-12th, 2020



Naples, FL Naples Grande Beach Resort



Starting at $595.00

Target Audience
This course is intended for community and academic radiologists (as well as residents and fellows) with a particular interest in pediatric imaging. This primarily will include general (or non-pediatric fellowship trained) radiologists for whom pediatrics is only a portion of their practice. Fellowship-trained pediatric radiologists will also benefit from this course, particularly those who practice pediatric radiology in a small group/center or who need a review of specific pediatric imaging topics outside of their subspecialty practice.

The International Institute for Continuing Medical Education, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The International Institute for Continuing Medical Education, Inc., designates this live activity for a maximum of 21.95 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Program Schedule

Monday, March 9th, Day 1 - Neuroradiology
7:00 - 7:05Welcome - Dr. Merrow
7:05 - 7:30 AMHead trauma (SAM) - Dr. O’Brien
7:30 - 8:00 AMSpine trauma (SAM) - Dr. O’Brien
8:00 - 8:20Congenital spine anomalies - Dr. O’Brien
8:20 - 8:30 AMBreak
8:30 - 9:00Congenital brain anomalies - Dr. O’Brien
9:00 - 9:30 AMMyelination and white matter disease - Dr. O’Brien
9:30 - 9:50Perinatal brain injuries - Dr. O’Brien
9:50 - 10:00Break
10:00 - 10:30Intracranial tumors (SAM) - Dr. O’Brien
10:30 - 11:00Head and neck masses (SAM) - Dr. O’Brien
11:00 - 11:20Spine lesions - Dr. O’Brien
11:20 - 11:30Break
11:30 - 12:00Intracranial infections - Dr. O’Brien
12:00 - 12:30Phakomatoses - Dr. O’Brien
12:30 - 12:50Cranial vault and CSF spaces - Dr. O’Brien
12:50 - 1:00 PMQuestions - Dr. O’Brien
Day 2- Nuclear Medicine & Abdominal Imaging
7:00 - 7:30 AMNuclear medicine: Oncology (SAM) - Dr. Trout
7:30 - 8:00Nuclear medicine: Bone, GU (SAM) - Dr. Trout
8:00 - 8:20Nuclear cases - Dr. Trout
8:20 - 8:30Break
8:30 - 8:55Liver tumors (SAM) - Dr. Trout
8:55 - 9:20Renal & adrenal masses (SAM) - Dr. Trout
9:20 - 9:50GI infection, inflammation - Dr. Trout
9:50 - 10:00Break
10:00 - 10:20Biliary abnormalities - Dr. Trout
10:20 - 10:40Bowel obstructions: Newborns - Dr. Merrow
10:40 - 11:00Bowel obstructions: Infants and beyond - Dr. Merrow
11:00 - 11:20Gonadal pathology - Dr. Merrow
11:20 - 11:30Break
11:30 - 12:00Other GI/GU urgencies - Dr. Trout
12:00 - 12:20Congenital GU anomalies and vesicoureteral reflux - Dr. Merrow
12:20 - 12:50Cases - Dr. Trout
12:50 - 1:00 PMQuestions - Dr. Trout and Dr. Merrow

Day 3 - Musculoskeletal Imaging
7:00 - 7:20 AM Unique fractures in childhood: Background - Dr. Merrow
7:20 - 7:40 AMImportant fractures: Upper extremity - Dr. Merrow
7:40 - 8:00 AMImportant fractures: Lower extremity - Dr. Merrow
8:00 - 8:20Child abuse - Dr. Merrow
8:20 - 8:30 AMBreak
8:30 - 8:50Acute & chronic sports injuries - Dr. Merrow
8:50 - 9:20 AMSoft tissue masses (SAM) - Dr. Merrow
9:20 - 9:50Bone tumors (SAM) - Dr. Merrow
9:50 - 10:00Break
10:00 - 10:30Hips (SAM) - Dr. Merrow
10:30 - 11:00Musculoskeletal infections (SAM) - Dr. Merrow
11:00 - 11:20Synovitis - Dr. Merrow
11:20 - 11:30Break
11:30 - 11:50Osteochondroses and osteonecrosis - Dr. Merrow
11:50 - 12:10Bone marrow: Normal and abnormal - Dr. Merrow
12:10 - 12:50Cases - Dr. Merrow
12:50 - 1:00 PMQuestions - Dr. Merrow
Day 4 - Chest and Cardiac, Miscellaneous
7:00 - 7:30 AMAirway emergencies (SAM) - Dr. Merrow
7:30 - 7:50Chest masses (SAM) - Dr. Merrow
7:50 - 8:20Neonatal chest (SAM) - Dr. Rattan
8:20 - 8:30Break
8:30 - 9:00Chest infections (SAM) - Dr. Rattan
9:00 - 9:30Chest trauma (SAM) - Dr. Rattan
9:30 - 9:50Whole body MRI applications - Dr. Merrow
9:50 - 10:00Break
10:00 - 10:30Head/spine ultrasound - Dr. Merrow
10:30 - 11:00Lessons from pediatric peer review - Dr. Merrow
11:00 - 11:20Practical cardiac radiography (SAM) - Dr. Rattan
11:20 - 11:30Break
11:30 - 12:00Cardiovascular CTA - Dr. Rattan
12:00 - 12:20Cardiovascular MRI - Dr. Rattan
12:20 - 12:50Cardiac Cases - Dr. Rattan
12:50 - 1:00 PMQuestions - Dr. Rattan and Dr. Merrow

* Schedule subject to change

Registration & Fees

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Enrollment will be confirmed on the basis of registration fee. We do not process registration without payment. We cannot guarantee course materials on site for a registration received after 02/09/2020.

Sign-in will take place on Monday at 6:30 am in the Ballroom Foyer.


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475 Seagate Drive, Naples, Florida, 34103, USA | Tel: (855) 821-6191
Room Rate: $379.00 Coastal View Guest Rooms Single/Double |
Naples Grande Beach Resort, one of the top family friendly hotels in Naples, FL is conveniently located for guests looking to explore the charming city of Naples and the pristine natural areas nearby.Don't hesitate to ask any member of Naples Grande Beach Resort for some additional things to see and do and places to eat near the hotel. Many of us have been here for years and are always happy to share our local favorites so you can have the most memorable and fulfilling Florida beach vacation.

Venue & Travel

Located on 23 acres of Southwest Florida’s Paradise Coast, Naples Grande Beach Resort is a full-service destination resort in the heart of Naples. The Golden Door Spa, located at the Resort’s entrance, features 13 treatment rooms set in a unique Asian-inspired spa village. Enjoy unique treatments designed to rejuvenate the mind and body. The resort features acclaimed recreational amenities including a new pool complex with private cabanas and Mangrove Mountain waterslide, award-winning dining, supervised children’s programs, and outstanding conference facilities. Enjoy 15 Har-Tru tennis courts at the resort or golf at the Naples Grande Golf Club. Expect to be amazed at The Pelican’s Catch, home to exceptional coastal cuisine and freshly innovated cocktails. With an emphasis on regional seafood, here you can unwind surrounded by the truly relaxed sophistication of the Gulf Coast. Aura, serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner, encapsulating a global view of authentic ingredients in their purest form. By incorporating these elements into a lively spot for conversation and familiar food, Aura is quickly becoming a local favorite. Paradise Grill, located on the pristine Clam Pass Park beach on the Gulf of Mexico, serves salads, sandwiches, snacks, and refreshing beverages with a tropical flair. Palm Terrace Pool Bar & Grill, is an informal outdoor bar where guests gather for their favorite poolside beverages and light lunch.

Travel: Rental Car
Hertz is our official rental car supplier. Special low rates have been negotiated to reduce your travel costs. Call the Hertz Convention ControlCenter at (800) 654-2240 or book through Hertz Rental Cars Online.
HERTZ CV# 01VA0156

Program Speakers

Program Director, Arnold Carlson Merrow, Jr., MD FAAP
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

Program Facilty, William T. O’Brien, Sr., DO FAOCR
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

Program Facilty, Mantosh S. Rattan, MD
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

Program Facilty, Andrew T. Trout, MD
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

Credit Type: iiCME maximum of 21.95 AMA PRA Category 1 CME credits & maximum of 21.95 ARRT Category A+ CE credits
*Issued credit will correspond to your registration type. Select the appropriate registration type below.

Questions? Contact us at or call us at (608)-212-2391

Product Expires: March 9, 2020
Delivery Method: In Store Pickup
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