Body MRI Value Workshop

Body MRI Value Workshop I (Setting the Stage – Evolution of the MRI Value Proposition)  

7:00 – 8:45 am

Welcome / Introduction Scott Reeder, MD, PhD, FSCBTMR
Featured Speaker: Defining Value in Radiology: Perspectives from Outside the Reading Room Richard Duszak, Jr., MD
Economics and the Changing Landscape for MRI Reimbursement Richard Ehman, MD, FSCBTMR
Cost-Effectiveness – Proving the Value of MRI Stella Kang, MD
Measuring MR Utilization and Access Scott Reeder, MD, Ph.D., FSCBTMR
Approaches to Payment for Focused MRI Exams   Sanjay Saini, MD, FSCBTMR
Question & Answer  

8:45 – 9:00 am

Body MRI Value Workshop II (Technical Advances - Shortening Scan Time, Improving Image Quality, Providing New Information)  

9:00 – 10:30 am

Advances in MRI that Shorten Scan Time   Hersh Chandarana, MD
Advances in MRI that Improve Image Quality and Reliability Martin Prince, MD, Ph.D., FSCBTMR
Quantitative MRI Biomarkers – What’s the Value in a Number? Ihab Kamel, MD, Ph.D., FSCBTMR
Strategies to Translate New MRI Methods into Clinical Care Ivan Pedrosa, MD, FSCBTMR
Beyond the Scanner: Innovative Practice Strategies that Increase the Value of MRI Jeffrey Weinreb, MD, FSCBTMR
Question & Answer

10:30 – 10:40 am

Body MRI Value Workshop III (Focused MRI Protocols in the Body)   

10:40 am – 12:05 pm

Focused MRI Exams: Doing More with Our Toolbox Mukesh Harisinghani, MD, FSCBTMR 
Prostate MRI Katarzyna Macura, MD, PhD, FSCBTMR 
Breast MRI Elizabeth J. Sutton, MD 
Liver MRI for HCC Claude Sirlin, MD, FSCBTMR 
Pulmonary MRA for PE Christopher Francois, MD 
Pelvic MRI for Your Referrers Olga Brook, MD, FSCBTMR 
Fast Knee MRI Garry Gold, MD, FSCBTMR 
Question & Answer 

Saturday, October 6, 2018


 12:05 – 1:15 pm

Retroperitoneum & Urinary Tract

1:15 – 3:15 pm

Brian Herts, MD, FSCBTMR
Welcome & Program Committee Update "Susan Ascher, MD, FSCBTMR Garry Gold, MD, FSCBTMR"
DEBATE: Do the New ACR Pancreatic Cyst Recommendations Make Sense? Moderator: Lincoln Berland, MD, FSCBTMR

Participants: Dushyant Sahani, MD, FSCBTMR; Desiree Morgan, MD, FSCBTMR; Ivan Pedrosa, MD, PhD, FSCBTMR; Ravi Kaza, MD, FSCBTMR; Erik Paulson, MD, FSCBTMR
Pancreatic Cancer Imaging Update for CT and MRI Eric Tamm, MD, FSCBTMR 
Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor Update Avinash Kambadakone Ramesh, MD, DNB, FRCR, FSCBTMR 
Polycystic Kidney Disease Update Martin Prince, MD, Ph.D., FSCBTMR 
Local Staging of Bladder Cancer Vikas Kundra, MD, Ph.D., FSCBTMR 
Question & Answer 

3:15 pm – 3:30 pm


CardioThoracic Imaging

3:30 pm – 5:15 pm

David Bluemke, MD, PhD, MsB
Cardiac PET/MR Pamela Woodard, MD
Myocardial CT Perfusion: Dual Energy Carlo De Cecco, MD, FSCBTMR 
Advanced Myocardial Tissue Characterization: T1, T2 and T2* Christopher Francois, MD 
 Coronary CTA FFR – What’s the Evidence         David Bluemke, MD, PhD, MsB, FSCBTMR
4D Flow MRI in Congenital Heart Disease Scott Reeder, MD, Ph.D., FSCBTMR 
Diagnosing UIP/IPF: What's New? H. Page McAdams, MD, FSCBTMR 
Question & Answer H. Page McAdams, MD, FSCBTMR 
 Welcome Reception

 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm


Mentoring Ted-Like Talks

6:30 - 7:30 pm

Sunday, October 7, 2018

MIT Breakfast

7:00 – 7:45 am

Brian Herts, MD, FSCBTMR; Neil Hansen, MD; Tara Catanzano, MD


7:00 – 7:45 am

PRACTICE PEARL: Multi-Disciplinary Conferences: How to be Value Added Joseph Yacoub, MD Maria Manning, MD
Strategy 101: Towards Better Processes Neil Rofsky, MD, FSCBTMR Carolyn Wang, MD
Structured Reporting Improvements Andrew Smith, MD, Ph.D., FSCBTMR Gregory Grimaldi, MD
Pelvic MRI

8:00 – 9:45 am

Jeffrey Weinreb, MD, FACR, FSCBTMR 
Pelvic MRI: Do's and Dont's Mukesh Harisinghani, MD, FSCBTMR 
PI-RADS 2.0 and Beyond Andrew Rosenkrantz, MD, FSCBTMR 
PRACTICE PEARL: ACR Prostate Accreditation: Why, When, How? Jeffrey Weinreb, MD, FACR, FSCBTMR 
PRACTICE PEARL: Improving Reads for Your Referring Gynecologists: How to Increase Referrals Nicole Hindman, MD 
Rectal Carcinoma: Staging with MRI Gaurav Khatri, MD 
Prostate MRI: Remembering to Look Where Cancers Likes to Hide Pranay Krishnan, MD 
Break Special Session

9:45 – 10:15 am

Special Session: Hands on Multiparametic Prostate  FULL
Jelle Barentsz, MD, PhD, FSCBTMR    A new sessions is being added to Tuesday morning
10:15 – 12:00 pm

10:15 – 10:45 am

How to Keep Your Oncologists Happy: Optimization of Clinical Trial Image Assessments and Workflow Les Folio, DO, MPH, FSCBTMR Carolyn Wang, MD Gordon Harris, PhD
DECT Updates: Basic Principles and Clinical Applications of DECT in Abdomen Todd Soesbe, Ph.D. Naveen Kulkarni, MD
DWI of the Abdomen: How, When & Why Frank Miller, MD, FSCBTMR
MSK for the Body Imager Garry Gold, MD, FSCBTMR Kenneth Wang, MD, Ph.D.

10:50 – 11:20 am

The 4 C's of Keep Your Oncologists Happy: Challenging Clinical Cases, Continually Evolving Criteria Katrina McGinty, MD Hans-Christoph Becker, MD
DECT Updates: GU and Oncological Applications of DECT Achille Mileto, MD Priya Bhosale, MD, FSCBTMR
Long-Term Sequelae of IgG4-RD Dushyant Sahani, MD, FSCBTMR Srinivasa Prasad, MD, FSCBTMR
Building Leaders Neil Rofsky, MD, FSCBTMR

11:25 – 11:55 am

MR Enterography: Technique & Cases Martin Smith, MD Sadhna Nandwana, MD
DECT Updates: Cardiothoracic Applications of DECT Prabhakar Rajiah, MD Lynne Hurwitz-Koweek, MD, FSCBTMR
Pelvic Masses: A Pain in the … Shannon Sheedy, MD Candice Bookwalter, MD, Ph.D. Wendaline Van Buren, MD
Applications of Chemical Shift Imaging Evan Siegelman, MD, FSCBTMR

12:00 pm – 1:15 pm

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Beyond Interpretation

1:15 – 3:00 pm

William Shuman, MD, FACR, FSCBTMR 
Keynote - Choosing Wisely: Mentors, Sponsors, and Your Kitchen Cabinet Geraldine McGinty, MD, MBA, FACR 
View From the Corner Office Panel Moderator: Erik Paulson, MD, FSCBTMR

Panelists: Jay Bronner, MD; N. Reed Dunnick, MD, FSCBTMR; Reginald Munden, DMD, MD, MBA, FSCBTMR; Judy Yee, MD, FACR, FSCBTMR
Workforce + Technology = Incredible Pots de Creme Desiree Morgan, MD, FSCBTMR 
Diagnostic Radiology & Patient Communication Ella Kazerooni, MD, MS, FSCBTMR 
Question & Answer 

3:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Advances In CT

3:30 pm – 5:15 pm

Avinash Kambadakone Ramesh, MD, DNB, FRCR, FSCBTMR 
CT in 2030 Dushyant Sahani, MD, FSCBTMR 
Wide-Detector CT: Clinical Applications and Innovations William Shuman, MD, FACR, FSCBTMR 
Low keV Imaging in Clinical Practice: Rationale and Current State of Art Andrew Hardie, MD, FSCBTMR 
Contrast Media in the Era of Multi-Energy CT Benjamin Yeh, MD, FSCBTMR 
CT in Pregnancy: What the Radiologist Needs to Know Kalpana Kanal, Ph.D., FSCBTMR 
Practice Pearls CT Protocol Management Les Folio, DO, MPH, FSCBTMR 
Question & Answer 
Wine & Cheese Reception

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Monday, October 8, 2018

Corporate Breakfast  

7:00 am – 7:45 am

7:00 am – 7:45 am
How to Get Your Manuscript Published David Bluemke, MD, Ph.D., Ms,  N. Reed Dunnick, MD, FSCBTMR
How to Talk About Radiation to Your Patients and Referring Clinicians Kalpana Kanal, MD, FSCBTMR, Avinash Kambadakone Ramesh, MD, DNB, FRCR, FSCBTMR
Doctor “Mom”, “Daughter” and/or “Partner”: Life Outside the Reading Room Elizabeth Edney, MD, DABR Desiree Morgan, MD, FSCBTMR Ella KazerooniMD, MS, FSCBTMR
Annual Business Meeting

7:45 am – 8:15 am

Advances in MR

8:15 am – 9:45 am

Richard Ehman, MD, FSCBTMR 
Quantitative Imaging in Body MRI Neil Rofsky, MD, FSCBTMR 
Non-Contrast MRA Elizabeth Hecht, MD 
Liver Iron Quantification MRI Ihab Kamel, MD, PhD, FSCBTMR 
MR Elastography of the Liver: 2018 Update Richard Ehman, MD, FSCBTMR 
Gadolinium: The Debate Continues Moderator: Matthew Davenport, MD, FSCBTMR

Scott Reeder, MD, Ph.D., FSCBTMR Ihab Kamel, MD, Ph.D., FSCBTMR Carolyn Wang, MD

9:45 am – 10:15 am


10:15 am – 10:45 am

Challenging Liver Cases Barak Friedman, MD Sudhakar Venkatesh, MD, FRCR, FSCBTMR
Lung Cancer Screening Subba Digumarthy, MD Reginald Munden, DMD, MD, MBA, FSCBTMR
Cancer Immunotherapy: New Challenges in Imaging Marilyn Siegel, MD, FSCBTMR
CT Colonography: Pearls and Pitfalls Elizabeth McFarland, MD, FSCBTMR Abhijit Roychowdhury, MD
Team Competitions

10:50 am – 12:15 pm
Evan Siegelman, MD, FSCBTMR Priya Bhosale, MD, FSCBTMR Katrina McGinty, MD 
Scott Reeder, MD, PhD, FSCBTMR Avinash Kambadakone Ramesh, MD, DNB, FRCR, FSCBTMR Dan Costa, MD
Frank Miller, MD, FSCBTMR Lynne Hurwitz-Koweek, MD, FSCBTMR Elizabeth Edney , MD, DABR

Fellows Lunch 

12:15 pm – 1:30 pm

Scientific Session I

1:30 pm – 2:45 pm

2:45 pm – 3:00 pm

Scientific Session II

3:00 pm – 4:45 pm

Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Round Tables  

7:00 – 7:45 am

So You Want to Be a Researcher Jeffrey Weinreb, MD, FACR, FSCBTMR Reena Jha, MD, FSCBTMR
MACRA Made Easy Andrew Rosenkrantz, MD, FSCBTMR
Leadership: Lessons Learned Erik Paulson, MD, FSCBTMR Tara Cantanzano, MD
The Mindful Radiologist Dushyant Sahani, MD, FSCBTMR Aarti Sekhar, MD
Transplant Imaging

8:00 – 9:45 am

Susan Ascher, MD, FSCBTMR 
Altruism: TED Speaker Abigail Marsh, PhD 
Vascular Complications of Renal Transplant: Role of CT & MRI Ghaneh Fananapazir, MD 
Transplant-Associated Malignancies Venkat Katabathina, MD 

Research Turbo Talks
8:45 - 9:45


9:45 – 10:00 am

Special Session: Hands on Multiparametic Prostate  NEW SESSION
Limited Space!  Register Early 10:00 to 11:05


10:00 – 10:30 am

Informatics Track: Session 1 Ross Filice, MD Thomas Loehfelm, MD, Ph.D. Kenneth Wang, MD, Ph.D.
Pancreatic Cystic Lesions--IPMN and its Mimics Ravi Kaza, MD, FSCBTMR Bhavik Patel, MD, MBA
Prostate Cancer: Post Therapy Changes and Recurrence Vikas Kundra, MD, Ph.D., FSCBTMR Pritesh Patel, MD
MR Lymphangiography and Lymphedema Jeffrey Maki, MD, Ph.D., FSCBTMR Leo Tsai, MD, Ph.D., MSc
Authors at Posters for Comments/Questions

10:30 am – 10:35 am


10:35 – 11:05 am

Informatics Track: Session 2 Ross Filice, MD Thomas Loehfelm, MD, Ph.D. Kenneth Wang, MD, PhD 
Gynecologic Malignancy: Role of MRI Gaiane Rauch, MD, Ph.D. Nicole Hindman, MD
Prostate Biopsy: MR-TRUS Fusion & In-Bore Pranay Krishnan, MD Daniel Costa, MD
From Missed Cases to Big Data: Interactive Session Matthew Davenport, MD, FSCBTMR Joel Platt, MD, FSCBTMR
Authors at Posters for Comments/Questions
Don't Let This Happen to You!

11:10 am – 12:10 pm

Geoffrey Rubin, MD, FSCBTMR 
11:10 am – 11:13 am Priya Bhosale, MD, FSCBTMR
11:14 am – 11:17 am Brian Flemming, MD
11:18 am – 11:21 am Jessica Robbins, MD
11:21 am – 11:24 am Tara Catanzano, MD
11:25 am – 11:28 am Benjamin Yeh, MD, FSCBTMR
11:29 am – 11:32 am Elizabeth Edney, MD, DABR
11:33 am – 11:36 am Barak Friedman, MD
11:37 am – 11:40 am N. Reed Dunnick, MD, FSCBTMR
11:41 am – 11:44 am Katrina McGinty, MD
11:45 am – 11:48 am Brian Herts, MD, FSCBTMR
11:49 am – 11:52 am Lynne Hurwitz-Koweek, MD, FSCBTMR
11:53 am – 11:56 am Scott Reeder, MD, PhD, FSCBTMR
11:56 am – 12:00 pm Vote

12:10 – 12:15 pm


12:15 – 1:30 pm

Diversity: Why Should We Care?

12:15 – 1:30 pm

Elizabeth McFarland, MD, FSCBTMR
Hannah Valantine, MD Katarzyna Macura, MD, Ph.D., FSCBTMR
Artificial Intelligence, Big Data, Deep Learning & 3D Printing 

1:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Lincoln Berland, MD, FSCBTMR 
Intro to AI and Deep Learning Ross Filice, MD 
Applications of AI/Deep Learning: Detection of Significant Prostate Cancer Jelle Barentsz, MD, Ph.D., FSCBTMR 
A Spectrum of Clinical 3D Printing Applications in Body Imaging Jane Matsumoto 
3D Printing:  What Is It, and How to Get Started? Kenneth Wang, MD, FSCBTMR 
DEBATE - Deep Learning vs. Deep Six for Radiologists Moderator: Ross Filice, MD

Les Folio, DO, MPH, FSCBTMR; Lincoln Berland, MD, FSCBTMR; Neil Hansen, MD; Claude Sirlin, MD, FSCBTMR; Juergen Futterer, MD, PhD, FSCBTMR
Practice Pearl: AI: When to Invest? Geoffrey Rubin, MD, FSCBTMR 
Question & Answer 

3:30 – 3:45 pm


3:45 – 5:30 pm

Reena Jha, MD, FSCBTMR 
LI-RADS: CT vs MR Claude Sirlin, MD, FSCBTMR 
Substaging Chronic Liver Disease & Cirrhosis with CT Andrew Smith, MD, Ph.D., FSCBTMR 
High-Value Hepatic MRI Jeffrey Weinreb, MD, FSCBTMR 
Portal Vein Abnormalities Reena Jha, MD, FSCBTMR 
MRCP: Protocol Optimization & Clinical Implementation Frank Miller, MD, FSCBTMR 
Resectability Assessment of Cholangiocarcinoma Kartik Jhaveri, MD, FSCBTMR 
Question & Answer 

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Abdominal & Bowel Michael Federle, MD, FSCBTMR

8:00 am – 9:45 am

3D Imaging in the Abdomen: Current Status Elliot Fishman, MD, FSCBTMR
Automated Interpretation of Abdominal CT Perry Pickhardt, MD
Imaging of Bariatric Surgery Michael Federle, MD, FSCBTMR
GIST Update Aarti Sekhar, MD
DECT in the ER: Acute Abdomen Bhavik Patel, MDPhD, FSCBTMR
Anal Fistulas: A Road Map Ihab Kamel, MD, PhD, FSCBTMR
Question & Answer  

9:45  – 10:00 am

Molecular, Interventional & Vascular Imaging

10:00 am – 11:45 am

John Haaga, MD, FSCBTMR
Molecular Imaging Update Peter Choyke, MD, FSCBTMR
Nodal Staging: Achilles Heel for Imaging Mustafa Bashir, MD
Response Criteria for Immunotherapy Priya Bhosale, MD, FSCBTMR
Acute Post-Operative Complications in the Abdominal Aorta Motoyo Yano, MD, PhD
Assessment of Liver-Directed Interventional Oncology Therapy Frank Miller, MD, FSCBTMRPhD, FSCBTMR
Image Guided Intervention: Planning and Post Procedure Care W. Dennis Foley, MD, FSCBTMR
TAVR Complications Satinder Singh, MDBTMR

12:00 pm

2018 Syllabus/ Handouts


Meeting Highlights

    • Over 25 hours of meeting time
      Debates with Top Specialists
      Round Tables - Small Group Discussion with the Experts
      Image Interpretation Panel Team Competition
      Cases We'd Like to Do Over
      Scientific Research
      Network with Experts and Peers