Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound: Current Uses and Advantages, Future Directions, including Research and Liver Imaging Reporting Data System

Date

April 11, 2017

Type

FAIR

Time Duration

12:00pm -1:00pm

Notes

Lunch provided on a first-come, first-served basis starting at 11:50 am. This lecture will be transmitted to the following sites:
Benioff Children's Hospital, Room C1719
China Basin Landing Classroom, 331
Mt Zion Conference Room, C-250
VAMC Consult Room 1, Bldg. 200, Rm 2A-147 (note, this is the room between the two scanners)
ZSFG Room 1x55

Join the Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging at this Forum for Advanced Imaging Research (FAIR). These lectures will provide a focused exploration of contrast ultrasound, including current uses and advantages, and future directions --  including research and information on the Liver Imaging Reporting And Data System (LIRADS). 

Speakers

Stefanie Weinstein, MD
Associate Professor
Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging

Stefanie Weinstein, MD, is an Associate Professor of Clinical Radiology in the Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging at the University of California, San Francisco and an Assistant Residency Program Director. She is also the Chief of Ultrasound at the San Francisco VA Medical Center. Dr. Weinstein received her medical degree from Cornell University Medical College, New York in 2000, and completed her radiology residency at the Stanford University Medical Center, California in 2005. In 2006, she completed a fellowship in Body Imaging at the Stanford University Medical Center. She joined the Abdominal Imaging section at UCSF and the VAMC in 2009.

Dr. Weinstein specializes in bowel imaging in the Abdominal Imaging section, and ultrasound-guided procedures and contrast enhanced ultrasound in the Ultrasound section at UCSF.

Dr. Weinstein is a fellow of the Society of Abdominal Radiology (SAR) and Society of Radiologists in Ultrasound. (SRU)

Tara Morgan, MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging

Tara Morgan, MD, is an Assistant Professor in Residence in the Abdominal Imaging and Ultrasound Section in the Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging at the University of California, San Francisco. In 2007, Dr. Morgan received her medical degree from the University of Maryland School of Medicine in Baltimore, Maryland. She did a one-year internship from Virginia Mason Medical Center in Seattle, Washington, 2007. In 2012, Dr. Morgan completed a Diagnostic Radiology residency at the University of Maryland, followed by a fellowship in Abdominal Imaging at UCSF in 2013. In January 2014, Dr. Morgan accepted the position of Assistant Professor in Residence at UCSF Mount Zion and Parnassus.

Dr. Morgan has interests in ultrasound and female pelvis MRI.