Bronze Corporate Symposium
Contrast Enhancement in MR Imaging: Issues & Answers

Tuesday, 6 May 2008; 18:15 to 19:45
Room 701 B

Northwest Imaging Forums

Supported by an unrestricted educational grant from :  
Bracco Diagnostics Inc.
Symposium Chairman and Moderator: 
  Howard A. Rowley, M.D., Chief of Neuroradiology, Joseph Sackett Professor of Radiology, Professor of Radiology, Neurology, and Neurosurgery, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
Symposium Panel Members:
  David S. Enterline, M.D., Associate Professor of Radiology; Director, Emergency Radiology; Department of Radiology, Duke University School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
  Gilles Soulez, M.D., M.Sc., Professor Titulaire, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  Francesco Sardanelli, M.D., Professor, University of Milan School of Medicine, Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Chief of the Radiology Unit, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, Milan, Italy
  Jeffrey C. Weinreb, M.D., F.A.C.R., Professor of Diagnostic Radiology, Director of Medical Imaging, Chief of Body Imaging, Chief of MRI, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut , USA
Program Agenda:
18:15 Welcome & Introduction
18:20 Optimized Contrast Use in CNS Imaging
Howard A. Rowley, M.D.
18:35 Contrast Media Application at 3T: Practical Tips and Protocols for the Neuroradiologist
David S. Enterline, M.D.
18:50 MR Imaging of the Breast: The Latest Data
Francesco Sardanelli, M.D.
19:05 Evaluation of Gadobenate Dimeglumine for Contrast Enhanced MRA
Gilles Soulez, M.D., M.Sc.
19:20 Safety Update on MR Contrast Use in Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease:  What You Need to Know
Jeffrey C. Weinreb, M.D., F.A.C.R.
19:35 Interactive Panel Discussion
Moderated by Howard A. Rowley, M.D.

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