Time: May 31, 2010 to June 3, 2010
Location: Fairmont San Francisco
Street: 950 Mason Street
City/Town: San Francisco, CA 94108
Phone: (415) 772-5000
Event Type: neuro/ent, on, the, bay
Organized By: International Institute for Continuing Medical Education Inc. (IICME)
Latest Activity: Dec 21, 2009
Neuro/ENT on the Bay
Monday, May 31, 2010 - Thursday, June 3, 2010
San Francisco, CA
International Institute for Continuing Medical Education (IICME)
P.O. Box 350
Springville, AL 35146
Fairmont San Francisco
950 Mason Street
San Francisco, CA 94108
FAX (415) 772-5013
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This 4 day course is designed to bring the practicing physician interested in imaging disease of the brain, spine, and head and neck a range of useful and state-of-the-art information regarding the performance of imaging exams, the typical and unusual imaging findings, and pathology of a broad spectrum of diseases. The course is in the world-renowned San Francisco Fairmont hotel, with its reputation for impeccable service. Afternoons and evenings are your own to explore the region. The course has been structured to provide a wide range of lectures regarding common problems seen in an active practice. The faculty will lecture on disease of the brain, spine, and head and neck, and will also present interesting case sessions for active audience participation. The faculty is completely accessible for informal discussions, to answer questions, and to help participants with problem areas in imaging.
1.Review the normal anatomy of the brain, spine, and head and neck as depicted on imaging studies, and understand the compartment approach to lesion location.
2.Understand the imaging approach to patients with several common brain, spine, and head and neck presentations.
3.Increase your knowledge of the imaging of brain, spine, and head and neck neoplasia, and the proper staging of tumors
4.Discuss current thoughts of the imaging of CNS trauma, infection, and infarction.
5.Review nomenclature and some common and uncommon spine diseases
6.Understand the limitations of imaging in disease of the brain, spine, and head and neck.
CME HOURS: 18.0 AMA PRA Category 1 credits TM