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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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The Breast Imaging: The Cutting Edge

May 17, 2019 to May 18, 2019

Nous vous convions à une activité en imagerie mammaire intitulée Breast Imaging: The Cutting Edge. Cette activité comporte des conférences et un atelier, dédié spécifiquement aux technologues en imagerie médicale. Cet atelier s’intitule Trucs et astuces pour améliorer le positionnement de base (CC et MLO) en mammographie et il a pour objectif de permettre aux participants d’identifier les difficultés rencontrées lors du positionnement en mammographie, améliorer les incidences et autoévaluer le positionnement de la patiente.

Contact: info@srq.quebec

Breast Imaging
Hands On
Lecture(s)
Live
Magnetic Resonance
MR
Patient Safety & Management
Québec
Radiological Technology
Sonography
Workshop
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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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2019 Canadian Society of Breast Imaging Conference

May 18, 2019 to May 19, 2019

Join us at the second annual Canadian Society of Breast Imaging conference in Quebec City, Quebec. The event is the premier forum to discuss the latest innovations in Canadian breast imaging. This year, our focus is on breast cancer screening and breast ultrasound with a focus on quality improvement.

Breast Imaging
Cancer Care
Conferences/Educational Sessions
How To
Lecture(s)
Live
Patient Safety & Management
Radiological Technology
Sonography
Workshop
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OAR’s Vascular and Interventional Radiology Update: Practical Information

May 25, 2019

This 1-day program focuses on practical information readily applied to daily practice. Learn “tips and tricks” for performing procedures and managing complications while reviewing a broad spectrum, of challenging cases. Review techniques involved with uterine fibroid and prostate artery embolization including what findings are relevant on pre-procedure and post-procedure imaging and the different imaging appearances of malignancy post-interventional oncology procedures. Review management of anticoagulants during interventional radiology procedures and how to optimize peri-procedural hemostasis.

Contact: aparsons@oarinfo.ca

Cancer Care
Conferences/Educational Sessions
Interventional Radiology
Live
Patient Safety & Management
Radiation Therapy
Radiological Technology
Recorded
Sonography
Webinar

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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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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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
Read More

Radiation Safety in Diagnostic Radiology- Justification and Optimization

Jun 8, 2019

1- Introduction to Radiation Safety
2- Radiation Safety- Justification
3- Radiation Safety and QA: CMRTO perspective
4- Radiation Safety – Optimization
5- Radiation Safety – QC
6- Canada Safe Imaging: achievements and moving forward
7- Dose Optimization in CT and IR
8- Radiation Safety in Pediatrics

Contact: valhamouche@vcaeducation.ca

Breast Imaging
Conferences/Educational Sessions
CT
Dosimetry
Educators
Interventional Radiology
Leadership / Management
Live
Patient Safety & Management
Radiological Technology
Read More

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

Hands-On Mammography Quality Control Workshop

Jun 15, 2019

This workshop is ideal for MRT’s who are new or even unsure of performing QC in mammography. The classroom component of this workshop will go into the fundamentals of mammography imaging, artifact management, and what the QC evaluations actually mean. The hands-on component will allow MRT’s to get better at their skills in phantom imaging and QC documentation. Helpful practical tips to make the MRT more efficient at performing QC will also be presented.

Contact: jf@jfmedphys.com

Location: North York, Toronto, ON, Canada

Breast Imaging
Cancer Care
Educators
Hands On
How To
Lecture(s)
Live
Ontario
Patient Safety & Management
Radiological Technology
Workshop
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
Read More

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
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CT Vascular

The Vascular CT Scan course is developed for you by Advanced Clinical Education Specialists – Radiologic Technologists – whom they speak same language as you and understands your frustrations and needs. The Course is developed with state of the art animations that simplifies the concept and allows you to be self-reliant.

Contact: cme@medical-professionals.com

Courses
CT
Home Study
Radiological Technology
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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
Read More

Mammography Basics

The Mammography Basics course is designed to introduce, discuss and review the basic and fundamental principles of mammography. Topics will include anatomy, physiology, and pathologies of the breast, different mammographic techniques and protocols, patient positioning and safety, radiation dose and breast cancer localization.

Contact: cme@medical-professionals.com

Breast Imaging
Courses
Home Study
Radiological Technology
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Digital X-Ray Technology

The Digital X-ray Technology course is designed for radiologic technologists, engineers and students, and it covers a variety of topics: X-ray production, X-ray properties, radiographic techniques, basic radiation protection principles, image intensifier, imaging plate and flat panel detector.

Contact: cme@medical-professionals.com

Courses
Home Study
Patient Safety & Management
Radiological Technology
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CT Expert

CT Scan Expert is a course designed by Medical Professionals for radiologic technologists. Participants will learn how to optimize various parameters, and reduce the risk of exposure and the side effects of contrast media while ensuring a constant image quality.

Contact: cme@medical-professionals.com

Courses
CT
Home Study
Radiological Technology
Sonography
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MRI Essential

The MRI Essential course covers the basic and fundamental principles of Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Topics will include magnetic field creation, acquisition methods and parameters, gradients, Fourier Space, basic MRI Sequences including spin echo and gradient echo and practical guide to multi-slice imaging.

Contact: cme@medical-professionals.com

Courses
Home Study
Magnetic Resonance
MR
Radiological Technology
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Cardiovascular Risk Factors – Part II

This takece.com cardiovascular risk factors course covers chapters 9 to 21. It explains the roles of diabetes, chronic kidney diseases, gender, age, hypertension, dyslipidemia, inflammatory conditions, physical activity, stress, obstructive sleep apnea syndrome, dietary supplements and Mediterranean diet in cardiovascular diseases.(ARRT 28 Category A Credits)

Contact: teacher@takece.com

Cancer Care
Courses
Educators
Home Study
Leadership / Management
Radiological Technology
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Computed Tomography Scanning

This takece.com continuing education course includes use of Computed Tomography scanning in acute pulmonary embolism, minor head injury, chest trauma, pediatric liver tumors, lung tumors, cervical spine surgery, total ankle replacement, radiation therapy, congenital scoliosis and kyphosis. Furthermore, it also covers PET/CT, 3D radiation dosimetry, maxillofacial and craniofacial medicine.(ARRT 24.5 Category A Credits)

Contact: teacher@takece.com

Cancer Care
Courses
CT
Dosimetry
Educators
Home Study
Leadership / Management
PET/CT
Radiological Technology
Read More

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
Read More