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Mastering Digital Radiography

Aug 19, 2017

Most digital radiography seminars discuss how the equipment works and the physics behind it. This seminar is designed to give radiographers practical knowledge to help them use their CR and DR equipment. With over 230 images and photos, the presentation will feel like a “hands-on” workshop.

Contact: custservice@mtmi.net

Educators
Live
Radiological Technology
Webinar
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Radiation Safety Officer Refresher (RSO-2)

Sep 12, 2017 to Sep 13, 2017

This two-day course builds on your existing knowledge of radiation safety. Active exchange with our educators in advance of the course ensures course content tailored to your specific needs.

It is designed to reinforce your understanding of regulations and the best practices. It is the regulator’s expectations that active RSOs will update their training regularly.

Contact: marketing@radiationsafety.ca

Location: 102 – 110 Research Drive, Saskatoon, SK Canada, S7N 3R3

Breast Imaging
Cancer Care
Certificate Program
Dosimetry
Hands On
Interventional Radiology
Lecture(s)
Live
Live
Nuclear Medicine
Patient Safety & Management
Radiation Therapy
Radiological Technology
Saskatchewan
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Improving Care Through Education, Advocacy, Quality of Life and Beyond

Sep 13, 2017 to Sep 16, 2017

4 day conference consisting of 3 keynote speakers, theme symposium, oral and poster presentations, poster viewing and discussion sessions and workshops.

Contact: mary.hooey@uhn.ca

Location: Hilton Toronto, Richmond Street West, Toronto, ON, Canada

Breast Imaging
Cancer Care
Conferences/Educational Sessions
Dosimetry
Educators
Leadership / Management
Live
Ontario
Patient Safety & Management
Radiation Therapy
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Radiation Safety Officer (RSO-1)

Sep 25, 2017 to Sep 29, 2017

This 5-day premier Certificate Program is designed to prepare participants to successfully assume the Radiation Safety Officer role at a workplace that uses radioactive materials or radiation devices under the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission Regulations.

The Program will help participants understand the fundamentals of radiation safety and teach them to confidently apply the scientific, regulatory and practical principles in their everyday work.

Contact: marketing@radiationsafety.ca

Breast Imaging
Cancer Care
Certificate Program
Dosimetry
Hands On
Interventional Radiology
Lecture(s)
Live
Live
Nuclear Medicine
Ontario
Patient Safety & Management
Radiation Therapy
Radiological Technology
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Radiation Safety in Digital Radiography

Sep 30, 2017

The focus of this Education Day is on Radiation Safety in Digital Radiography; it includes:

1) In-depth analysis of latest research findings about optimization of radiation exposure and image quality

2) The role of quality control in optimizing radiation dose to patient dose management in different areas (e.g. pediatric radiography, mobile radiography …)

3) Current Global Approaches to radiation safety

Contact: valhamouche@vcaeducation.ca

Location: 20 Toronto St. 2nd Floor , Toronto, ON M5C 2B8

Conferences/Educational Sessions
Educators
Live
Ontario
Patient Safety & Management
Radiological Technology
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Mammography: Analysis and Advanced Techniques

Oct 21, 2017

This webinar is a comprehensive review of issues important to executing a quality mammographic exam, provides valuable information on 2-D and 3-D digital mammography, breast image analysis and critique and the pros and cons of current and emerging modalities. Understanding the advanced techniques in breast imaging, recognizing the needs of the non-conforming or challenging patient, QA of digital units, MQSA certification issues and proper communication within the imaging department is imperative to providing optimal patient care.

Contact: custservice@mtmi.net

Breast Imaging
Educators
Leadership / Management
Live
Radiological Technology
Webinar
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X-Ray Safety Officer (XSO)

Oct 24, 2017 to Oct 26, 2017

If you are responsible under provincial and federal regulations for the safety of employees exposed to X-rays in the workplace, the Radiation Safety Institute of Canada offers a three-day X-ray Safety Officer (XSO) course.

A dynamic mix of lecture, active discussion, daily assignments and a final exam sets the XSO program apart from any workplace safety course you’ve ever taken. This is supplemented with a training manual which includes copies of all slides and assignments.

Contact: marketing@radiationsafety.ca

Location: 165 Avenue Road, Suite 300, Toronto, ON M5R 3S4

Breast Imaging
Cancer Care
Certificate Program
Dosimetry
Hands On
Interventional Radiology
Lecture(s)
Live
Live
Nuclear Medicine
Ontario
Patient Safety & Management
Radiation Therapy
Radiological Technology
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Siemens Healthineers Innovations Symposium 2017

Oct 27, 2017 to Oct 29, 2017

Innovations Symposium is an annual knowledge-sharing event designed exclusively for imaging professionals. Over the course of two-and-a-half days, you will have access to timely and relevant education to help you acquire the tools and knowledge you need to maximize the use of your Siemens Healthineers equipment and help you improve the level of care you deliver to your patients. You will also have ample time to learn from and share best practices with your colleagues.

Contact: monica.ramsuran@siemens-healthineers.com

Location: Québec City, QC, Canada

Breast Imaging
Cancer Care
Certificate Program
Conferences/Educational Sessions
CT
Hands On
Interventional Radiology
Lecture(s)
Live
Magnetic Resonance
MR
Nuclear Medicine
Patient Safety & Management
PET/CT
Québec
Radiation Therapy
Radiological Technology
Sonography
Workshop
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Radiation Safety in Digital Radiography

Oct 28, 2017

The focus of this Education Day is on Radiation Safety in Digital Radiography; it includes:

1) In-depth analysis of latest research findings about optimization of radiation exposure and image quality

2) The role of quality control in optimizing radiation dose to patient dose management in different areas (e.g. pediatric radiography, mobile radiography …)

3) Current Global Approaches to radiation safety

Contact: valhamouche@vcaeducation.ca

Location: Holiday Inn Barrie Hotel & Conference Center, 20 Fairview Rd, Barrie ON L4N 4P3

Conferences/Educational Sessions
Educators
Live
Ontario
Patient Safety & Management
Radiological Technology
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Radiation Safety Officer Refresher (RSO-2)

Nov 7, 2017 to Nov 8, 2017

This two-day course builds on your existing knowledge of radiation safety. Active exchange with our educators in advance of the course ensures course content tailored to your specific needs.

It is designed to reinforce your understanding of regulations and the best practices. It is the regulator’s expectations that active RSOs will update their training regularly.

Contact: marketing@radiationsafety.ca

Location: 165 Avenue Road, Suite 300, Toronto, ON M5R 3S4

Breast Imaging
Cancer Care
Certificate Program
Dosimetry
Hands On
Interventional Radiology
Lecture(s)
Live
Live
Nuclear Medicine
Ontario
Patient Safety & Management
Radiation Therapy
Radiological Technology
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XSO Refresher

Nov 16, 2017

This refresher course is designed to help employers with industrial or medical X-Ray equipment across Canada to continue satisfying their regulatory obligations.
The regulators, both federal and provincial, expect that a qualified person will be designated as an X-Ray Safety Officer by the employer. The best way to maintain such qualifications is to continue updating existing knowledge. We recommend that a refresher course be taken every 3 years to keep up-to-date with all changes and requirements.

Contact: marketing@radiationsafety.ca

Location: 165 Avenue Road, Suite 300, Toronto, ON M5R 3S4

Breast Imaging
Cancer Care
Certificate Program
Dosimetry
Hands On
Interventional Radiology
Lecture(s)
Live
Live
Nuclear Medicine
Ontario
Patient Safety & Management
Radiation Therapy
Radiological Technology
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Radiation Safety Officer (RSO-1)

Nov 27, 2017 to Dec 1, 2017

This 5-day premier Certificate Program is designed to prepare participants to successfully assume the Radiation Safety Officer role at a workplace that uses radioactive materials or radiation devices under the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission Regulations.

The Program will help participants understand the fundamentals of radiation safety and teach them to confidently apply the scientific, regulatory and practical principles in their everyday work.

Contact: marketing@radiationsafety.ca

Breast Imaging
Cancer Care
Certificate Program
Dosimetry
Hands On
Interventional Radiology
Lecture(s)
Live
Live
Nuclear Medicine
Ontario
Patient Safety & Management
Radiation Therapy
Radiological Technology
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New Technologies

Executive Director Darlene Hyde and Past President Louise Kallhood discuss the role new technologies will play in the future of the BCAMRT.

Contact: office@bcamrt.bc.ca

Educators
Recorded
Webinar
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CT Therapy Certificate

Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists

Improvements in digital technology have allowed for the use of CT in the practice of radiation therapy to more accurately plan and individualize treatment for each patient. The intent of the CTRT Certificate program is to provide a mechanism for radiation therapists to demonstrate knowledge and competence in the use of CT, promote standards of excellence within this clinical area, and to identify those who have met a nationally recognized standard.

Contact: specialtycertificates@camrt.ca

Cancer Care
Certificate Program
CT
Patient Safety & Management
Radiation Therapy
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Computed Tomography Course

The Computed Tomography (CT) course focuses on the technology and physics of CT scanners and imaging. It covers topics such as image processing, radiation concerns, and modern imaging techniques for the CT technologist. This radiology CE course also provides an intelligent introduction for any radiologic technologist interested in this modality.

Contact: clark@radunits.com

Breast Imaging
Cancer Care
Courses
CT
Educators
Home Study
Interventional Radiology
Patient Safety & Management
PET/CT
Radiation Therapy
Radiological Technology
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Imaging Male Breast Cancer

This course provides current information about imaging breast cancer in men. Specific parts of this course include a historical overview of breast cancer, an introduction to breast cancer, benign and malignant breast disease, imaging examinations, and radiation protection in mammography.

Contact: xrayladyce@gmail.com

Breast Imaging
Cancer Care
Courses
Home Study
Patient Safety & Management
Radiological Technology
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Pharmacology & Drug Administration for Imaging Technologists

This course will give the imaging professional an introduction to the safe administration of drugs/contrast media. Special emphasis is focused on the introduction of contrast media given intravenously, drug nomenclature, and the physiologic process responsible for drug actions.

Contact: xrayladyce@gmail.com

Cancer Care
Courses
CT
Educators
Home Study
Magnetic Resonance
Nuclear Medicine
Patient Safety & Management
PET/CT
Radiation Therapy
Radiological Technology
Sonography
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Patient Care in Imaging Technology

This course a review of all the things we learned in college and some new basic information too. All you need to know about taking good care of your patients is in this course, ethics, bill of rights, transport, IV’s, contraindications to medications. It is an excellent patient care review text.

Contact: CEXray@outlook.com

Courses
Home Study
Magnetic Resonance
Nuclear Medicine
Patient Safety & Management
Radiation Therapy
Radiological Technology
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Long-Term Medical Isotopes Supply: Crisis or Not?

Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists

This presentation will describe the global supply chain used in the production of Tc-99m. The latest supply and demand forecast will be examined as will the status of alternative sources of supply in development. The last portion of the presentation will review the various collaborative initiatives underway in Canada and internationally to monitor and address the situation.

Contact: cpd@camrt.ca

Nuclear Medicine
Recorded
Webinar
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Reviewing Patient Education Skills in the Clinical Setting

Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists

Aims to provide participants with an opportunity to reflect on their patient education skills, as well as approaches employed during clinical interactions. Participants will also examine various educational strategies and tools that may enhance their patient teaching skills and assist in the development of quality educational resources. The content of this course is suitable for health care professionals from all disciplines interested in advancing their knowledge of adult learning theory and educational design.

Contact: cpd@camrt.ca

Breast Imaging
Courses
CT
Home Study
Interventional Radiology
Leadership / Management
Magnetic Resonance
Nuclear Medicine
PET/CT
Radiation Therapy
Radiological Technology
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Nutrition And Cancer

Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists

This quick self-study course introduces the learner to the ways in which nutrition can play a role in cancer development, progression, treatment, recovery and
survivorship. There is compelling research that a healthy diet can significantly reduce a person’s risk of developing some cancers. In addition, malnutrition is a common problem in cancer patients that has been recognized as an important component of adverse outcomes, including increased morbidity and mortality and decreased quality of life.

Contact: cpd@camrt.ca

Cancer Care
Courses
Home Study
Magnetic Resonance
Nuclear Medicine
Radiation Therapy
Radiological Technology
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Health Care Ethics: An Introduction

Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists

Ethics permeates every aspect of health care. For health care professionals, understanding ethical concepts
and principles help to determine the best course of action or care for the patient. This course will provide
the learner with an introduction to health care ethics and provide analytical tools for ethical decision making.
The course will explore ethical theory, consent to treatment and decision making, privacy and confidentiality,
professional ethics, research ethics, and end of life issues. Through inquiry and case studies, contemporary
ethical dilemmas will be examined.

Contact: cpd@camrt.ca

Breast Imaging
Courses
CT
Dosimetry
Educators
Home Study
Interventional Radiology
Leadership / Management
Magnetic Resonance
Nuclear Medicine
PET/CT
Radiation Therapy
Radiological Technology
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Ultrasound Localization for Radiation Therapy

Health practitioners directly involved in radiation therapy treatment planning and delivery will examine the key components of ultrasound physics and instrumentation as well as develop skills to recognize and identify ultrasound anatomy of the breast prostate and uterus. The hands-on ultrasound scanning component will reinforce knowledge and develop skills for ultrasound localization. Hybrid delivery format.

Contact: ce@michener.ca

Location: The Michener Institute of Education at UHN, Saint Patrick Street, Toronto, ON, Canada

Breast Imaging
Cancer Care
Courses
Home Study
Radiation Therapy
Sonography
Workshop
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RADIOGRAPHY OF THE UPPER EXTREMITIES

24 A review of anatomy, pathology, and radiographic positioning of the upper extremities. All online, no paper, no mailing or faxing. 24 Credits.

Courses
Home Study
Radiological Technology
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Anatomy for the Radiologic Professional

Anatomy for the Radiologic Professional gives you a clear and concise understanding of anatomy. The course textbook, Anatomy Coloring Workbook, encourages you to use colored pens or pencils to color the anatomic structures throughout the book. Although coloring the structures is not necessary in order to complete the course, the author claims that the coloring process helps to thoroughly fix anatomical concepts in your mind.

Contact: info@gagece.com

Courses
Educators
Home Study
Leadership / Management
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The Respiratory System

Respiratory: An Integrated Approach to Disease skillfully bridges the gap between the science and practice of medicine. This beautifully illustrated book seamlessly integrates the core elements of cell biology, anatomy, physiology, pharmacology, and pathology with clinical medicine.

Contact: info@gagece.com

Courses
Educators
Home Study
Leadership / Management
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Risk and Professional Liability Exposures for MRTs

Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists

Following this recorded webinar, learners will be able to:
◾Discuss the leading regulatory and negligence allegations against MRTs
◾Identify key features of professional liability insurance coverage and how these protect MRTs
◾Identify strategies to help mitigate the risk of potential claims

Presenters: Maggie Green, Quality Risk Manager, BMS, and Andrew McKenna, Partner at Gowling WLG (Canada) LLP

 

Contact: cpd@camrt.ca

Magnetic Resonance
Nuclear Medicine
Radiation Therapy
Radiological Technology
Recorded
Sonography
Webinar
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Safety of Iodinated Contrast Media (Course #122)

• Types of contrast media
• Acute adverse events
• Delayed adverse events
• Contrast induced acute kidney injury

Contact: samia.ghadban@bayer.com

Magnetic Resonance
MR
Recorded
Webinar
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Practical Applications of Peripheral MRA (Course #186)

• Understand key technical considerations of MRA
• Recognize key clinical scenarios where MRA useful
• Review specific protocols which include MRA

Contact: samia.ghadban@bayer.com

Magnetic Resonance
MR
Recorded
Webinar
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Winnipeg Vascular & Endovascular Symposium & Resident’s Day

Apr 6, 2017 to Apr 8, 2017

This multidisciplinary conference provides attendees current state of the art information regarding diagnosis and management of all aspects of vascular diseases.

Contact: smorgan@sbgh.mb.ca

Location: Fairmont Winnipeg, Lombard Place, Winnipeg, MB, Canada

Conferences/Educational Sessions
CT
Interventional Radiology
Lecture(s)
Live
Magnetic Resonance
Manitoba
Nuclear Medicine
Patient Safety & Management
Radiological Technology
Sonography
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