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Program

Thursday, September 14

Time

Program*

Faculty

7:00 AM

Registration and Breakfast

 

7:30 AM

Welcome and Introduction

Stavros/Ulissey

7:40 AM

Breast Ultrasound – Equipment, Knobology, and Techniques

Stavros

8:30 AM

Breast Ultrasound Anatomy – Basis for Understanding Breast Pathology (SAM)

Stavros

9:30 AM

Questions and Answers

Stavros

9:45 AM

Break and Visit Exhibits

 

10:15 AM

Correlating Ultrasound with Mammography and Clinical Findings

Stavros

10:45

Sonographic Assessment of Solid Breast Masses – Biopsy or Not? (SAM)

Stavros

11:30

Case Studies (1 SAM with above lecture)

Stavros

11:45

Lunch on Your Own

 

1:15 PM

Setting Up a Successful Supplemental Breast US Program – Nuts and Bolts

Stavros

2:00 PM

How to Run a Successful Breast US Practice

Panel Discussion with Audience Participation

                     Stavros/ Ulissey

2:30 PM

Break and Visit Exhibits

 

3:00 PM

Breast Cysts That Are Not Simple – When Should I Worry?

(SAM)

Stavros

4:00 PM

Live Scanning Demonstration in Ballroom

 

5:00 PM

Welcome Reception with Faculty

 

 Friday, September 15

 

Time

Program*

Faculty

7:00 AM

Breakfast

 

7:25 AM

Morning Announcements

Ulissey

7:30 AM

The Role of Ultrasound in Assessment of Nipple Discharge

Stavros

8:15 AM

Breast Cancer Screening in Women with Dense Breast Tissue

Herron

8:45 AM

Whole Breast Ultrasound Scanning Techniques and Methods

Herron

9:30 AM

Break and Visit Exhibits

 

10:00 AM

Ultrasound of Invasive Lobular Carcinoma

Stavros

10:30 AM

Breast Cancer Screening Using 3D Ultrasound

Rapelyea

11:00 AM

Breast Cancer Screening

Panel Discussion with Audience Participation

All Faculty

11:30

Questions and Answers

Faculty

11:40

AM

Lunch On Your Own

 

12:50 PM

Ultrasound-Guided Interventional Procedures – Different Strokes for Different Folks (SAM)

Stavros

1:40 PM

Radioactive Seed Localization (1 SAM with above lecture)

Herron

2:05 PM

Technology on the Horizon - Opto-acoustic Imaging

Ulissey

2:45 PM

Break and Visit Exhibits

 

3:15 PM

Scanning and Interventional Workshop Demonstrations

            Stavros

5:00 PM

Adjourn for the Day

 

Saturday, September 16

Time

Program*

Faculty

7:00 AM

Breakfast

 

7:25 AM

Morning Announcements

Ulissey

7:30 AM

Ultrasound of Breast Implants

Stavros

8:15 AM

Ultrasound Findings in Staging Cancer and as Biomarkers

Stavros

9:00 AM

US of Regional Lymph Nodes of Breast Patients with Suspicious Breast Masses

Stavros

9:45 AM

Break & Visit Exhibits                                                  

 

10:15 AM

The Z-11 Study:  What Does It Mean for Radiologists

Stavros

10:45 AM

Secondary Screening for Invasive Breast Cancer

Ulissey

11:15 AM

Questions and Answers

 

11:30 AM

Lunch On Your Own

 

12:30 PM

Ultrasound of DCIS – Histopathologic Basis for US Findings (SAM)

Stavros

1:00 PM

Ultrasound of DCIS- Second Look after MRI (1 SAM with above lecture)

Stavros

1:30 PM

Elastography of the Breast – More Than One Flavor                                                      

Stavros

2:15 PM

Break and Visit Exhibits

 

2:45 PM

Scanning and Interventional Workshops

 

4:15 PM

Adjourn for the Day

 

Sunday, September 17

Time

Program*

Faculty

7:30 AM

Breakfast

 

8:00 AM

US of the Iatrogenically Altered Breast – Man-made Changes

Stavros

8:30 AM

US of the Male Breast

Stavros

9:05 AM

Annual Rate of Growth of Invasive Breast Cancer Based on Observation of 36 Cancers

Herron

9:35 AM

Questions and Answers

Faculty

9:45 AM

Break

 

10:00AM

US of the Pregnant and/or Lactating Patient

Stavros

10:20 AM

Ultrasound of Special Type Tumors

Stavros

10:50 AM

3D Ultrasound - Not Just Bells and Whistles

Stavros

11:10 AM

Uses of Color and Power Doppler Use in the Breast

Stavros

11:25 AM

Questions and Answers

Faculty

11:40 AM

Meeting Adjourns

 
*program details subject to change