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Toronto Breast Imaging Conference 2019

Apr 27, 2019

Women’s College Hospital – Toronto, ON

The theme for TBIC 2019 revolves around Breast Cancer Screening. Topics include screening with imaging innovation, risk stratification, increasing your cancer detection rates, reducing false positives and much more. Join us to hear from a line up of phenomenal speakers.
Keynote Speaker
SicklesEdward A. Sickles, M.D.
Professor, Department of Radiology
Section Chief, Breast Imaging
University of California, San Francisco

Contact: facmed.registration@utoronto.ca

Breast Imaging
Conferences/Educational Sessions
CT
Lecture(s)
Live
Magnetic Resonance
MR
Nuclear Medicine
Ontario
Radiation Therapy
Radiological Technology
Sonography
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Radiation Safety Officer Course (RSO-1)

Apr 29, 2019 to May 3, 2019

Toronto

Students will receive certificate designed to provide qualifications for radiation safety personnel for companies and institutions using radioactive materials under Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) regulations. The course will enable attendees to understand radiation detection, instrumentation and dosimetry, biological and health effects of exposure to radiations, radiation protection principles and practices. This is a certificate course.

Contact: mcosta@radiationsafety.ca

Cancer Care
Certificate Program
Dosimetry
Educators
Leadership / Management
Lecture(s)
Live
Nuclear Medicine
Patient Safety & Management
PET/CT
Radiation Therapy
Radiological Technology
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Medical Imaging Informatics and Teleradiology(MIIT) 2019

May 10, 2019

Medical Imaging Informatics and Teleradiology (MIIT) focuses on emerging technologies and practices for acquiring, processing, managing, accessing, and sharing medical images, along with topics driving changes in relevant policies within Canada. This annual conference brings together experienced speakers to address challenging topics in the field of medical imaging informatics and provides a unique opportunity to approach the experts and find answers to questions and issues.

Contact: dkoff@mcmaster.ca

Location: Liuna Station, James Street North, Hamilton, ON, Canada

Conferences/Educational Sessions
Leadership / Management
Live
Magnetic Resonance
Nuclear Medicine
Ontario
Radiation Therapy
Radiological Technology
Sonography
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Radiation Safety Officer Course (RSO-1)

May 13, 2019 to May 17, 2019

Saskatoon

Students will receive certificate designed to provide qualifications for radiation safety personnel for companies and institutions using radioactive materials under Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) regulations. The course will enable attendees to understand radiation detection, instrumentation and dosimetry, biological and health effects of exposure to radiations, radiation protection principles and practices. This is a certificate course.

Contact: mcosta@radiationsafety.ca

Cancer Care
Certificate Program
Dosimetry
Educators
Leadership / Management
Lecture(s)
Live
Nuclear Medicine
Patient Safety & Management
PET/CT
Radiation Therapy
Radiological Technology
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Data Analytics, AI and Research in Healthcare

May 18, 2019

M

The focus of this Education Day is on Data Analytics, Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Research in Healthcare; the education day will cover:
1- Data and Decision Making
3- Research Design and Potential Biases
4- Statistical Analysis
5- Research Planning
6- Descriptive Data Analytics
7- Predictive Data Analytics
8- Internet of Healthcare Things, Big Data and Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare

Contact: valhamouche@vcaeducation.ca

Breast Imaging
Cancer Care
Conferences/Educational Sessions
CT
Dosimetry
Educators
Interventional Radiology
Leadership / Management
Lecture(s)
Live
Magnetic Resonance
MR
Nuclear Medicine
Patient Safety & Management
PET/CT
Radiation Therapy
Radiological Technology
Sonography
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Radiation Biology & Protection

Radiation is the primary basis of all radiology departments. Ionizing radiation is potentially life altering and fatal. This course will refresh you in its easy to follow format. It covers everything from basic concepts to history of radiation biology and onto relationships of the body with radiation. Most importantly it covers how to protect ourselves and our patients from being exposed to unnecessary radiation.

Contact: CEXray@outlook.com

Courses
Home Study
Magnetic Resonance
Nuclear Medicine
Radiation Therapy
Radiological Technology
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Radiology 101

This course gives a working knowledge of the basic principals and practice of medical imaging. It aids in the understanding of diagnostic radiographic images and the role that imaging plays in disease diagnosis. Each chapter describes normal and abnormal findings, and correlations of the disease in other modalities. The last three chapters are an introduction to Nuclear Medicine, Mammography, and Angiography, the benefits to these modalities, and the important role of each.

Contact: CEXray@outlook.com

Courses
Home Study
Magnetic Resonance
Nuclear Medicine
Radiation Therapy
Radiological Technology
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Digital Mammography

As the time and technologies change so must the ways of mammographic imaging. This course will present the technologist with an account of what is being done to improve mammography. It gives the technologist a detailed explanation of digital mammography and the different ways that the changes are being approached, studies of the progress and how to implement the new technologies. Issue for consideration.

Contact: CEXray@outlook.com

Breast Imaging
Courses
Home Study
Magnetic Resonance
Nuclear Medicine
Radiation Therapy
Radiological Technology
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Mammographic Imaging

This course is intended to assist the mammographer. It informs us of the history of mammography. It describes technical considerations. It describes breast anatomy, pathology, physiology and in depth details in respect to biopsies and the responsibilities of the technologist before during and after the procedure. It leads us into the future with an introduction to the many innovative techniques being developed to detect breast cancer earlier, therefore saving more lives.

Contact: CEXray@outlook.com

Breast Imaging
Courses
Home Study
Magnetic Resonance
Nuclear Medicine
Radiation Therapy
Radiological Technology
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Body CT

This course is divided into three parts, Thorax, Abdomen and Pelvis, and the Musculoskeletal System. It includes CT techniques, scanners, principals and protocols. It describes normal and abnormal findings. Showing correlation on CT images along with other imaging tools. It discusses approach, contrast agents, interpretation, artifacts, radiation doses and normal and abnormal findings in the abdominal and pelvic organs. Part three discusses the uses of CT in trauma, non-trauma, and incidental findings.

Contact: CEXray@outlook.com

Courses
Home Study
Magnetic Resonance
Nuclear Medicine
Radiation Therapy
Radiological Technology
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Chest Radiography

A comprehensive assessment of chest radiography. From plain film radiographs to contrast enhanced CT, MRI, and Nuclear Medicine studies. It gives explanations of many common and not common diseases of the chest. It divides the chest in to different aspects from large airway disease to the chest wall. Every chapter gives a description of the normal anatomy, variants, signs to look for, pathology and a description of how to best visualize the disease.

Contact: CEXray@outlook.com

Courses
CT
Home Study
Magnetic Resonance
Nuclear Medicine
Radiation Therapy
Radiological Technology
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Essential Radiology

This course covers anatomy, physiology, abnormalities, special procedures(CT, MRI…) and which exams best benefit the patient and their condition. Those that work taking plain films will realize what an important role they play as the imaging starting point for virtually every disease.

Contact: CEXray@outlook.com

Courses
Home Study
Magnetic Resonance
Nuclear Medicine
Radiation Therapy
Radiological Technology
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Quality Improvement in Diagnostic Imaging

Jun 2, 2019

1 Principles of Quality Improvement (QI)
2 The Role of Analytics in QI
3 Compassionate Patient Communication
4 Dealing with Challenging Patients
5 Quality Assurance and Quality Control in Diagnostic Imaging
6 Artificial Intelligence and QI

Contact: valhamouche@vcaeducation.ca

Conferences/Educational Sessions
Educators
Leadership / Management
Live
Magnetic Resonance
Nuclear Medicine
Ontario
Patient Safety & Management
Radiation Therapy
Radiological Technology
Sonography
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Radiation Safety Officer Course (RSO-1)

Jun 10, 2019 to Jun 14, 2019

Toronto

Students will receive certificate designed to provide qualifications for radiation safety personnel for companies and institutions using radioactive materials under Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) regulations. The course will enable attendees to understand radiation detection, instrumentation and dosimetry, biological and health effects of exposure to radiations, radiation protection principles and practices. This is a certificate course.

Contact: mcosta@radiationsafety.ca

Cancer Care
Certificate Program
Dosimetry
Educators
Leadership / Management
Lecture(s)
Live
Nuclear Medicine
Patient Safety & Management
PET/CT
Radiation Therapy
Radiological Technology
Read More

Radiation Safety Officer Refresher Course (RSO-2)

Jun 17, 2019 to Jun 18, 2019

Calgary

This training is designed for RSO-1 graduates, reinforcing and reviving what was learned in the RSO-1 course as the CNSC recommends that certified RSOs update their knowledge every 3 years. Topics include radiation quantities and units; workplace radiation safety programs; organization and administration; emergency procedures; employee training; transportation of radioactive materials; workplace inspections and audits, regulatory agencies, licensing of nuclear substances and radiation devices and key section of the Nuclear Safety and Control Act.

Contact: mcosta@radiationsafety.ca

Cancer Care
Certificate Program
Dosimetry
Educators
Leadership / Management
Lecture(s)
Live
Nuclear Medicine
Patient Safety & Management
PET/CT
Radiation Therapy
Radiological Technology
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X-ray Safety Officer course (XSO)

Jun 19, 2019 to Jun 21, 2019

Calgary

This course is designed to prepare participants to take charge of an X-ray Safety Program and be responsible under provincial and federal regulations for the safety of employees exposed to x-rays at work. The program will cover protection principles and practices and key federal, provincial and territorial regulations; it will also include topics such as health effects of exposure, instrumentation, scattering and attenuation. All participants who successfully pass the exam will receive an XSO Certificate.

Contact: mcosta@radiationsafety.ca

Cancer Care
Certificate Program
Dosimetry
Educators
Leadership / Management
Lecture(s)
Live
Nuclear Medicine
Patient Safety & Management
PET/CT
Radiation Therapy
Radiological Technology
Read More

Radiation Safety Officer Course (RSO-1)

Jul 22, 2019 to Jul 26, 2019

Toronto

Students will receive certificate designed to provide qualifications for radiation safety personnel for companies and institutions using radioactive materials under Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) regulations. The course will enable attendees to understand radiation detection, instrumentation and dosimetry, biological and health effects of exposure to radiations, radiation protection principles and practices. This is a certificate course.

Contact: mcosta@radiationsafety.ca

Cancer Care
Certificate Program
Dosimetry
Educators
Leadership / Management
Lecture(s)
Live
Nuclear Medicine
Patient Safety & Management
PET/CT
Radiation Therapy
Radiological Technology
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Diagnostic Radiology Handbook

This takece.com continuing education course provides essential information on radiation protection, patient dosimetry, occupational exposure, digital imaging, fluoroscopy safety/equipment, radiography imaging system, radiation biology, fundamentals of physics, Mammography, Computed Tomography, Ultrasound, MRI and quality management. (ARRT 24 cat. A credits)

Contact: teacher@takece.com

Breast Imaging
Courses
CT
Dosimetry
Educators
Home Study
Interventional Radiology
Leadership / Management
Magnetic Resonance
MR
Nuclear Medicine
Patient Safety & Management
PET/CT
Radiation Therapy
Radiological Technology
Sonography
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Emerging Health Leaders Program

Aug 11, 2019 to Aug 24, 2019

McMaster University’s Michael G. DeGroote Health Leadership Academy presents the Emerging Health Leaders Program (EHL).

EHL is a two-week intensive, residential, leadership program for students, medical residents and young professionals seeking to develop their leadership capabilities and succeed in an increasingly complex health care system. The next offering of EHL will be August 11 – 24, 2019 with applications due on May 31, 2019. Multiple bursaries are available.

Contact: tawsm1@mcmaster.ca

Location: Burlington, Ontario, Canada

Educators
Leadership / Management
Magnetic Resonance
Nuclear Medicine
Patient Safety & Management
Radiation Therapy
Radiological Technology
Sonography
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Improving Breast Imaging Quality Standard

This takece.com mammography course provides information on how to improve interpretive performance and medical audit in Mammography. It also covers MQSA Regulations, Inspections, and Enforcement. Furthermore, it explains the importance of adequate workforce for breast cancer screening and diagnosis. This continuing education course suggests strategies for a Supportive environment to promote quality improvement in mammography.

(ARRT 21.5 Cat. A Credits-meets MQSA req.)

 

Contact: teacher@takece.com

Breast Imaging
Cancer Care
Courses
Educators
Home Study
Leadership / Management
Nuclear Medicine
Patient Safety & Management
Radiological Technology
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Health Risks From Exposure To Low Levels Of Ionizing Radiation

This takece.com radiology CE course gives you in-depth knowledge of health risks from exposure to low levels of ionizing radiation. It includes molecular and cellular responses to ionizing radiation, radiation-induced cancer: mechanisms, quantitative experimental studies, and the role of genetic factors; heritable genetic effects of radiation in human populations, atomic bomb survivor studies, medical radiation studies, occupational radiation studies, and environmental radiation studies; integration of biology and epidemiology and estimating cancer risk.

Contact: teacher@takece.com

Breast Imaging
Cancer Care
Courses
CT
Dosimetry
Educators
Home Study
Nuclear Medicine
Patient Safety & Management
PET/CT
Radiation Therapy
Radiological Technology
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Master of Health Management Degree

The Master of Health Management Program prepares a diverse group of healthcare professionals to take on the challenges of leadership and management roles in the healthcare system. Using predominantly asynchronous online delivery of content provides a flexible learning environment. Two short face-to-face residency periods are included to develop networking and learning opportunities. Experts with experience in healthcare, industry and government provide students with the knowledge and skills needed to solve complex healthcare problems.

Contact: mhm@mcmaster.ca

Courses
Home Study
Magnetic Resonance
Nuclear Medicine
Radiation Therapy
Radiological Technology
Sonography
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Radiation Safety Officer Refresher Course (RSO-2)

Sep 17, 2019 to Sep 18, 2019

Saskatoon

This training is designed for RSO-1 graduates, reinforcing and reviving what was learned in the RSO-1 course as the CNSC recommends that certified RSOs update their knowledge every 3 years. Topics include radiation quantities and units; workplace radiation safety programs; organization and administration; emergency procedures; employee training; transportation of radioactive materials; workplace inspections and audits, regulatory agencies, licensing of nuclear substances and radiation devices and key section of the Nuclear Safety and Control Act.

Contact: mcosta@radiationsafety.ca

Cancer Care
Certificate Program
Dosimetry
Educators
Leadership / Management
Lecture(s)
Live
Nuclear Medicine
Patient Safety & Management
PET/CT
Radiation Therapy
Radiological Technology
Read More

Radiation Safety Officer Course (RSO-1)

Sep 30, 2019 to Oct 4, 2019

Toronto

Students will receive certificate designed to provide qualifications for radiation safety personnel for companies and institutions using radioactive materials under Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) regulations. The course will enable attendees to understand radiation detection, instrumentation and dosimetry, biological and health effects of exposure to radiations, radiation protection principles and practices. This is a certificate course.

Contact: mcosta@radiationsafety.ca

Cancer Care
Certificate Program
Dosimetry
Educators
Leadership / Management
Lecture(s)
Live
Nuclear Medicine
Patient Safety & Management
PET/CT
Radiation Therapy
Radiological Technology
Read More

X-ray Safety Officer course (XSO)

Oct 22, 2019 to Oct 24, 2019

Toronto

This course is designed to prepare participants to take charge of an X-ray Safety Program and be responsible under provincial and federal regulations for the safety of employees exposed to x-rays at work. The program will cover protection principles and practices and key federal, provincial and territorial regulations; it will also include topics such as health effects of exposure, instrumentation, scattering and attenuation. All participants who successfully pass the exam will receive an XSO Certificate.

Contact: mcosta@radiationsafety.ca

Cancer Care
Certificate Program
Dosimetry
Educators
Leadership / Management
Lecture(s)
Live
Nuclear Medicine
Patient Safety & Management
PET/CT
Radiation Therapy
Radiological Technology
Read More

Radiation Safety Officer Course (RSO-1)

Nov 4, 2019 to Nov 8, 2019

Calgary

Students will receive certificate designed to provide qualifications for radiation safety personnel for companies and institutions using radioactive materials under Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) regulations. The course will enable attendees to understand radiation detection, instrumentation and dosimetry, biological and health effects of exposure to radiations, radiation protection principles and practices. This is a certificate course.

Contact: mcosta@radiationsafety.ca

Cancer Care
Certificate Program
Dosimetry
Educators
Leadership / Management
Lecture(s)
Live
Nuclear Medicine
Patient Safety & Management
PET/CT
Radiation Therapy
Radiological Technology
Read More

Radiation Safety Officer Refresher Course (RSO-2)

Nov 5, 2019 to Nov 6, 2019

Toronto

This training is designed for RSO-1 graduates, reinforcing and reviving what was learned in the RSO-1 course as the CNSC recommends that certified RSOs update their knowledge every 3 years. Topics include radiation quantities and units; workplace radiation safety programs; organization and administration; emergency procedures; employee training; transportation of radioactive materials; workplace inspections and audits, regulatory agencies, licensing of nuclear substances and radiation devices and key section of the Nuclear Safety and Control Act.

Contact: mcosta@radiationsafety.ca

Cancer Care
Certificate Program
Dosimetry
Educators
Leadership / Management
Lecture(s)
Live
Nuclear Medicine
Patient Safety & Management
PET/CT
Radiation Therapy
Radiological Technology
Read More

Radiation Safety Officer Course (RSO-1)

Nov 25, 2019 to Nov 29, 2019

Toronto

Students will receive certificate designed to provide qualifications for radiation safety personnel for companies and institutions using radioactive materials under Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) regulations. The course will enable attendees to understand radiation detection, instrumentation and dosimetry, biological and health effects of exposure to radiations, radiation protection principles and practices. This is a certificate course.

Contact: mcosta@radiationsafety.ca

Cancer Care
Certificate Program
Dosimetry
Educators
Leadership / Management
Lecture(s)
Live
Nuclear Medicine
Patient Safety & Management
PET/CT
Radiation Therapy
Radiological Technology
Read More

PACS & Quality Management

This takece.com continuing education course covers (Ch 7 to 12) PACS fundamentals, archiving and peripherals; It also explains ensuring quality in PACSs, quality acceptance testing within digital projection imaging and quality management. Furthermore, basic computer principles, communication and networking are also included. This course covers four plus hours of digital radiography.

Contact: teacher@takece.com

Courses
CT
Dosimetry
Educators
Home Study
Nuclear Medicine
Patient Safety & Management
PET/CT
Radiological Technology
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Digital Mammography, MRI and More: Improving Breast Cancer Diagnosis

This takece.com digital mammography and MRI continuing education course explains how digital mammography, MRI and other technologies aid in breast cancer diagnosis. This CE course also covers four hours of digital and FDA/MQSA requirements. Furthermore, it also covers integrating biology, technology and risk models to develop new screening strategies for breast cancer; Higher quality clinical trials and FDA assessments for safety and efficacy for improving breast screening.

Contact: teacher@takece.com

Breast Imaging
Cancer Care
Courses
CT
Home Study
Leadership / Management
Magnetic Resonance
MR
Nuclear Medicine
Patient Safety & Management
PET/CT
Radiological Technology
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