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Sunday Program Intro

Full Program Lineup | Sunday, June 4th

Check out the broad list of talks available to attend in our three unique tracks on Sunday, June 4th.


Sunday Program Intro

Full Program Lineup | Sunday, June 4th

Check out the broad list of talks available to attend in our three unique tracks on Sunday, June 4th.

Full Program For Sunday, June 4th

You can find a full program lineup for Sunday, June 4th for each of our three exciting symposium tracks: 
Track 1: Cutting Edge Mini-Symposia | Track 2: CT Academy | Track 3: Readout With The Professor

Click the buttons below to access the track-specific program you're looking for, or scroll down to view the lineups for all three tracks.

Want to see what we've got lined up for the whole week? Download our full program here. 

2017 Full Program Sunday 1

2017 Full Program Sunday 1

Cutting Edge Mini-Symposia Schedule

Sunday, June 4th

High Impact CT: Outcomes & Value Creation  •  Moderator | Pari Pandharipande & Geoffrey Rubin

Time Topic Speaker
8:00-8:10 Value Defined Geoffrey Rubin
8:10-8:20 Why Measure & Document Value? Pari Panharipande
8:20-8:30 Defining Quality In The CT Value Equation Benjamin H. Harvey
8:30-8:40 Defining Costs In The CT Value Equation Geoffrey Rubin
8:40-8:50 Evidence Base In CT: What's Missing? Martin Gunn
8:50-9:00 CT Outcomes: Physician Decision Making In The ED Pari Panharipande
9:00-9:10 CT Outcomes: Physician Decision Making In Primary Care Pari Panharipande
9:10-9:20 Waste & Overutilization: Is It A Problem? If So, How Big? Martin Gunn
9:20-9:40 Debate: Funding The Evidence: Who Should Be Responsible? Judy Yee vs. Rasu Shrestha
9:40-10:00 Discussion
10:00-10:20 Break
10:20-10:30 Research To Practice: Translating Comparitive Effectiveness Benjamin H. Harvey
10:30-10:40 Evidence Based Decisions: Compliance & Override Martin Gunn
10:40-10:50 The Role Of Value In Care Bundle Design Benjamin H. Harvey
10:50-11:00 Progress In CT: An Overview Joseph Schoepf
11:00-11:10 Investing In CT: The Choices Geoffrey Rubin
11:10-11:20 Valuing New CT Technology Rasu Shrestha
11:20-11:40 Debate: New CT Technologies: Hype Or High Value? Dushyant Sahani vs. Joseph Schoepf
11:40-12:00 Discussion
12:00-13:30 Lunch

Contrast Materials  •  Moderator | Matthew Davenport

Time Topic Speaker
13:30-13:50 Debate: For Or Against: The evidence base for CIN is sufficiently strong that serum creatinine screening remains relevant for IV iodinated contrast William Shuman vs. Olga Brook
13:50-14:00 Use Of Multi-Energy CT & Low kV Imaging To Minimize Iodinated Contrast Dose, what is reasonably achievable in the liver, kidney, and vessels? Bhavik Patel
14:00-14:10 The Business Case For Minimizing Injected Contrast Volume Matthew Davenport
14:10-14:20 Approach To IV Contrast Media Delivery: access locations, hand injections, use of standard and syringe-less power injectors, extravasation detectors Bhavik Patel
14:20-14:30 Evidence Base For The Use Of Oral Contrast In Cancer & Abdominal Pain Benjamin Yeh
14:30-14:40 Joint Commission Rules On Multi-Dose Vials, Contrast Warming, and the need to prescribe Olga Brook
14:40-14:50 Evidence Based On Use Of Epinephrine By Radiologists: Safety, Accuracy, Efficiency Matthew Davenport
14:50-15:10 Debate: For Or Against: The Evidence Base for Corticosteroid Prophylaxis is Sufficiently Strong that Premedication of High-risk Inpatients and ED Patients Should Remain Standard of Care Olga Brook vs. Matthew Davenport
15:10-15:30 Discussion
15:30-15:40 Break

Hot Topics In Multi-Energy CT  •  Moderator: Dushyant Sahani

Time Topic Speaker
15:50-16:00 Evidence In Favor Of MECT For Pulmonary Vascular Imaging (PE-CTA) Tim Leiner
16:00-16:10 Evidence For MECT In Liver Lesion Evaluation Lakshmi Ananthakrishnan
16:10-16:20 Renal Mass Evaluation: Benefits & Challenges With MECT Aaron Sodickson
16:20-16:30 MECT Alternatives To MRI: Bone Edema & Silicone Imaging Katrina Glazebrook
16:30-16:40 New Management Guidelines & MECT IN Gout Savvas Nicolaou
16:40-16:50 Reduced Iodine Dose Aorto-Iliac CTA Dushyant Sahani
16:50-17:10 Debate: Why Should My Practice Invest In MECT, I Can do Almost Everything your MECT Offers with SECT Scanner Savvas Nicolaou vs. William Shuman
17:10-17:30 Discussion

Coded Sunday Part 2 Copy

Coded Sunday Part 2 Copy

CT Academy Schedule

Sunday, June 4th

CT Dosimetry & Dose Management  •  Moderator | Cynthia McCollough

Time Topic Speaker
8:00-8:15 CTDI, DLP and SSDE Jim Kofler
8:15-8:30 Dose Tracking & Diagnostic Reference Levels Dianna Cody
8:30-8:45 Dose Notifications & Alerts Timothy Szczykutowicz
8:45-9:00 Discussion

Size & Task Adaption • Moderator | Cynthia McCollough

Time Topic Speaker
9:00-9:15 Automatic Exposure Control Dianna Cody
9:15-9:30 Automatic Tube Potential Selection Cynthia McCollough
9:30-9:45 Adaptation For Different Diagnostic Tasks Timothy Szczykutowicz
9:45-10:00 Discussion
10:00-10:15 Break

Dual Energy • Moderator | Timothy Szczykutowicz

Time Topic Speaker
10:15-10:30 Dual-Energy CT Acquisition Approaches Cynthia McCollough
10:30-10:45 DECT Image Types Cynthia McCollough
10:45-11:00 Discussion

Important Protocol Parameters & Their Impact • Moderator | Timothy Szczykutowicz

Time Topic Speaker
11:00-11:15 Acquisition Parameters & Their Impact Dianna Cody
11:15-11:30 Reconstruction Parameters & Their Impact Jim Kofler
11:30-11:45 Patient Positioning & It's Impact On Dose & CT Timothy Szczykutowicz
11:45-12:00 Discussion
12:00-1:30 Lunch

Protocol Optimization & Management • Moderator | Cynthia McCollough

Time Topic Speaker
13:30-13:45 Essential Elements Of A Quality Protocol Timothy Szczykutowicz
13:45-14:00 Protocol Review Best Practices Jim Kofler
14:00-14:15 The Protocol Team Review Myron Pozniak
14:15-14:30 Discussion

Special Acquisition Modes • Moderator | Cynthia McCollough

Time Topic Speaker
14:30-14:45 Axial Wide-Coverage Acquisitions Timothy Szczykutowicz
14:45-15:00 Flash Mode Acquisitions Jia Wang
15:00-15:15 Axial & Helical Shuttle Acquisitions Jia Wang
15:15-15:30 Discussion
15:30-15:45 Break

Iterative Reconstruction Technologies • Moderator | Timothy Szczykutowicz

Time Topic Speaker
15:45-16:00 Principles Of Iterative Reconstruction & Differences In Implementations Dianna Cody
16:00-16:15 Effects Of Iterative Reconstruction On Image Quality & Lesion Detection Jim Kofler
16:15-16:30 Discussion

Cardiovascular CT • Moderator | Timothy Szczykutowicz

Time Topic Speaker
16:30-16:45 Prospective Triggering Vs. Retrospective Gating Jia Wang
16:45-17:00 Dose Reduction Strategies In Cardiac CT Jia Wang
17:00-17:15 Timing Contrast Material Delivery For Reliable Arterial Opacification Geoffrey Rubin
17:15-17:30 Discussion

Coded Sunday Part 3

Coded Sunday Part 3

Readout With The Professor Schedule

Sunday, June 4th

Pediatric Cases  •  Moderator | Dianna Bardo

Time Topic Speaker
13:30-14:00 Pediatric: Abdominal Bruce Greenberg
14:00-14:30 Pediatric: Neuro Dianna Bardo
14:30-15:00 Pediatric: Thoracic Frandics Chan
15:00-15:30 Pediatric Cases From the Developing World Jeffrey Mendel
15:30-16:00 Break

Abdominal Cases  •  Moderator | Myron Pozniak

Time Topic Speaker
16:00-16:30 Right Lower Quadrant Pain Benjamin Yeh
16:30-17:00 Abdominal Wall Masses Gabriela Gayer
17:00-17:30 Solid Organ Lymphoma Patrik Rogalla