UCSF Annual Educational Symposium for Radiology Technologists and Nurses

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UCSF Mission Bay Campus - Genentech Hall
San Francisco, CA
Saturday, April 6, 2019
Course Director:
Soonmee Cha MD
CME Credits:
10 RT / 8.3 RN Credits
SAM Credits:


Nurses register online thru the INEx system https://www.ucsfnursing.org/continuing-education-courses.
Technologists register online here https://goetrak.gomembers.com/Registration/RAH19013

Registration fee of $250 will include breakfast, lunch and course materials. 
A reminder email with onsite details will be sent three days prior to the course.

Credit:  10 for Technologists (category A+ ASRT) and 8.3 for Nurses. 
This course will not offer Category 1 Credit for MD/DO.

Course Faculty and Program

Full-day course featuring lectures on practical, clinically relevant information that is useful in the daily setting for radiology technologists and nurses.  Course will cover CT, MR and Plain Film for abdominal, chest, neuro and interventional imaging.

UCSF Faculty:  Soonmee Cha MD (neuro);  Kimberly Kallianos MD (chest);  Vishal Kumar MD (interventional);  Derek Sun MD (abdomen);  Jason Talbott MD PhD  (neuro).

7:30  am     Registration 
8:00            Advances in Medical Imaging                                   Cha
8:50            Update on Abdomen & Pelvis: CT and Plain Film    Sun
9:40            Quality Improvement & MR/Rad Safety                    Cha
10:30          Recess
10:40          Update on Peri-procedural Safety                             Kumar
11:30          Advances in Interventional Radiology                       Kumar
12:20 pm    Lunch
12:50          Chest Imaging and Lung Cancer Screening             Kallianos
1:40            Cardiac Imaging: Essentials                                      Kallianos
2:30            Stroke Imaging                                                          Talbott
3:20            Recess  
3:30            Current State of Neuroradiology Procedures            Talbott
4:20            Update on Brain & Spine Imaging                             Cha
5:10            Adjourn

Location and Directions

UCSF Mission Bay Campus / Genentech Hall - Byers Auditorium - Room 106 / 600 16th Street  SF CA 94158

MAP Byers-Aud Genentech-Hall.pdf            PHOTO Byers-Aud Entrance
The entrance to Byers Auditorium is indicated on the map by the red dots.  It is in the back part of Genentech Hall, accessible from the corner of 4th St & Campus Way, or across from the Rutter Conf Center which is the big orange-pink building.  Enter thru the door on the Left of the round staircase.  

Public Transport  www.sfmta.com  The T-Third Muni stops two blocks from Byers Aud.  Fare is $2.50 one-way.  The T-Third was bus service during the month of March (rather than streetcar), check the website for latest updates.

Cancellation Deadline: cancellation requests must be made in writing by Friday, March 22, 2019; the refund will be less a $50 administrative fee. No refunds will be made after this date. Please email your request to [email protected]