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October 3-6, 2019
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Thursday, October 3, 2019 - General Session

General Sessions
7:50 AM - 4:50 PM
Moderator(s)                    Theodora Potretzke, MD, Tara Morgan, MD

7:50-8:00

Welcome and Announcements

TBD

8:00-8:25

Heads up Rads! Neonatal Head US

Sherwin Chan, MD

8:25-8:50

Parathyroid with multimodality correlation

Jill Jones, MD

8:50-9:15

Cervical lymph node evaluation in thyroid cancer

Nayana Patel, MD

9:15-9:40

Chest ultrasound for the non-mammographer

Hailey Choi, MD

9:40-9:50

Questions and Answers

 

9:40-10:25

BREAK

 

10:25 10:50

Shoulder

Paul Spicer, MD

10:50-1:15

Upper Extremity Vascular Basics

Veena Iyer, MD

11:15-1:40

Right Upper Quadrant Pain- Gallbladder and Beyond

Chris Fung, MD

11:40-1:50

Questions and Answers

 

11:50-1:00

LUNCH

 

1:00-1:25

Combined Business Meeting

 

1:30-1:55

Native Kidney

Ghaneh Fananapazir, MD

1:55-2:20

First Trimester Ultrasound

James Boyum, MD

2:20-2:45

Ovarian and other adnexal cysts

Theodora Potretzke, MD

2:45-3:10

Scrotum and Inguinal Canal

Elizabeth Asch, MD

3:10 - 3:20

Questions and Answers

 

3:20-3:35

BREAK

 

3:35-4:50

Jeopardy (Case Based)

 David Fetzer, MD
Lori Mankowski-Gettle, MD

3:35-3:50

Abdomen

Theodora Potretzke, MD

3:50-4:05

Small Parts

Anjuli R. Bagley, MD

4:05-4:20

Vascular

Stephen Johnson, MD

4:20-4:35

ObGyn

Priyanka Jha, MD

4:35-4:50

MSK

Tara Morgan, MD

Friday, October 4, 2019 - Plenary Session

Plenary Session                
7:45 AM - 12:00 PM                       
Session Name:                   NEW HORIZONS IN ULTRASOUND
Moderators:                      Nirvikar Dahiya, MD, Mark Lockhart, MD

7:50 AM - 8:00 AM

Welcome and Announcements

 

8:00 AM - 8:15 AM

Artificial intelligence and machine learning in ultrasound

Manjiri Dighe, MD

8:15 AM - 8:30 AM

Insights into High Frequency 24 MHz MSK US

Tom Grant, MD

8:30 AM - 8:45 AM

Going Small Thinking Big:  The Potential of Microvascular Ultrasound Imaging

Theodore J. Dubinsky, MD

8:45 AM - 9:00 AM

Retroprostatic Hydrogel Dissection

Darci Wall, MD

9:00 AM - 9:15 AM

Lymphosonography

Andrej Lyshchik, MD

9:20 AM - 9:50 AM

Keynote Address : The 2019 interdisciplinary update on SRU recommendations for simple adnexal cysts: Does more imaging improve patient outcomes?

Debbie Levine, MD

9:50 AM - 10:05 AM

Questions and Answers

 

10:05 AM - 10:30 AM

BREAK

 

10:30 AM - 10:45 AM

Advances in Ultrasound Tissue Characterization in Cancer and Beyond

Ahmed Nagy El Kaffas, MD

10:45 AM - 11.00 AM

FDA Support for New Techniques

Brian Garra, MD

11.00 AM - 11:15 AM

CEUS in Rheumatoid Arthritis

Jordon Gross, MD

11:15 AM - 11:30 AM

Flow Volume

Jonathan Rubin, MD

11:30 AM - 11:50 AM

Barry Goldberg Award :Rethinking Placenta Accreta

Paula Woodward, MD

11:50 AM - 12:00 PM

Questions and Answers

 

Friday, October 4, 2019 - Afternoon SAM Session A

Afternoon SAM Session A
1:30 PM - 5:00 PM          
Session Name:   HEPATOPANCREATOBILIARY
Moderators:      Kathryn Robinson, MD, Helena Gabriel, MD

1:30 PM - 1:55 PM

LIRADS and HCC Screening

David Fetzer, MD

1:55 PM - 2:20 PM

Liver Transplant

Helena Gabriel, MD

2:20 PM - 2:45 PM

The great debate - Acute Cholecystitis - Does ultrasound help ?

Ron Bude, MD and Ulrike Hamper, MD … 10 mins each)

2:45 PM - 3:10 PM

RUQ Pain - When it is not Acute Cholecystitis

Kathryn Robinson, MD

3:10 PM - 3:30 PM

BREAK

 

3:30 PM - 3:55 PM

Hepatic Fibrosis and Portal Hypertension

Deborah Rubens, MD

3:55 PM - 4:20 PM

Pancreas Transplant

Mariam Moshiri, MD

4:20 PM - 4:45 PM

Liver Masses:  Grayscale US, CEUS and Elastography

Stephanie Wilson, MD

4:45 PM - 5:00 PM

Questions and Answers

 

Friday, October 4, 2019 - Afternoon SAM Session B

Friday, October 4, 2019 
Afternoon Session B
1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Session Name: HEAD AND NECK
Moderators: Jason Wagner, MD, Mary Frates, MD

1:30 PM - 1:55 PM

Non-nodular thyroid disease

Jill Langer, MD

1:55 PM - 2:20 PM

Thyroid nodules

Danielle M Richman, MD

2:20 PM - 2:45 PM

Post thyroidectomy

Michelle Melany, MD

2:45 PM - 3:10 PM

Parathyroid

Mike Beland, MD

3:10 PM - 3:30 PM

BREAK

 

3:30 PM - 3:55 PM

Head and neck squamous cell cancer

Jason Wagner, MD

3:55 PM - 4:20 PM

Everything else in the neck

Mary Frates, MD

4:20 PM - 4:45 PM

Neck interventions including lymph node ablation

Tara Henrichsen, MD

4:45 PM - 5:00 PM

Questions and Answers

 

Saturday, October 5, 2019 - Morning Workshops

Saturday, October 5, 2019 
Workshops
8:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Workshop 1

MSK

Scan Joints Like the Pros - MSK Live Demos

Moderators:

Sandra Allison, MD / Yoshimi Endo, MD

Workshop 2

GYN

The Female Pelvis - Gynecological Spectrum

Moderators:

Carol Benson, MD

Workshop 3

GU

The KUB Region and More  - Genitourinary Review

Moderators:

Ron Bude, MD / Shweta Bhatt, MD

Workshop 4

Pediatrics

More Than Just Small Adults - Pediatric Ultrasound

Moderators:

Judy Squires, MD / Harriet Paltiel, MD

8:00 - 8:30

   

Workshop No.

Topic

Speaker

1

Shoulder

Jon A. Jacobson, MD

2

ACR Ovarian-Adnexal Imaging-Reporting-Data Systems for Ultrasound (O-RADS-US)

Rochelle Andreotti, MD

3

Scrotal Emergencies and Pitfalls

Lauren Alexander, MD

4

Pediatric Neck: There's More Than Thyroid

Henrietta Kotlus Rosenberg, MD

     

8:45 - 9:15

   

Workshop No.

Topic

Speaker

1

Elbow

Sandra J. Allison, MD

2

Unusual Presentations of Endometriosis

Beryl Benacerraf, MD

3

Penile Doppler

Vikram Dogra, MD

4

Neonatal Spine

Mitchell Rees, MD

     

9:30 - 10:00

   

Workshop No.

Topic

Speaker

1

Hand and Wrist

Levon N. Nazarian, MD

2

Acute Pelvic Pain

Mindy Horrow, MD

3

Renal Doppler

Margarita Revzin, MD

4

Pediatric Breast

Angie Miller, MD

     

10:15 - 10:45

 

 

Workshop No.

Topic

Speaker

1

Hip

Ronald S. Adler, MD

2

Abnormal Uterine Bleeding

Peter Doubilet, MD

3

Renal Transplant

Sheila Sheth, MD

4

Not Your Everyday Pediatric Abdominal Ultrasound

Grace Mitchell, MD

     

11:00 - 11:30

   

Workshop No.

Topic

Speaker

1

Foot and Ankle

Yoshimi Endo, MD

2

The importance of 3D for Gynecologic Ultrasound

Carol Benson, MD

3

Pitfalls in Renal Mass Imaging

John McGahan, MD

4

Ultrasound of Vascular Anomalies: Malformations and Neoplasms

Arnold Carl Merrow, MD

Saturday, October 5, 2019 - Afternoon SAM Session A

Saturday, October 05, 2019         
Afternoon SAM Session A                            
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM                          
Session Name:   OBSTETRICS
Moderators: Anne Kennedy, MD, Manjiri Dighe, MD

1:00 PM - 1:25 PM

Fetal Heart Screening by the Numbers:  4CV, 3VV and 2 Outflows

Dolores Pretorius, MD

1:25 PM - 1:50 PM

Double Trouble: Tips on Twins

Priyanka Jha, MD

1:50 PM – 2:15 PM

Oh so Subtle: Clues to Fetal Brain Malformations

Roya Sohaey, MD

2:15 PM – 2:40 PM

Placental Pearls of Wisdom

Vickie Feldstein, MD

2:40 PM – 3:05 PM

Anna Lev-Toaff Award-To Be or Not To Be: Findings of First Trimester Failure

Lori Strachowski, MD

3:05 PM - 3:30 PM

BREAK

 

3:30 PM - 3:55 PM

Seek and You Shall Find: First Trimester Anomalies

Catherine Phillips, MD

3:55 PM - 4:25 PM

Why are Soft Signs So HARD?

Tom Winter, MD

4:25 PM - 4:45 PM

Amniotic Fluid Adventures

Anne Kennedy, MD

4:45 PM - 5:00 PM

Questions and Answers

 

Saturday, October 5, 2019 - Afternoon SAM Session B

Saturday, October 05, 2019
Afternoon SAM Session B                            
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM                          
Session Name: VASCULAR
Moderators: Mark Kliewer, MD, Terry Desser, MD

1:00 PM - 1:25 PM

Hemodialysis Access

Mark Lockhart, MD

1:25 PM – 1:50 PM

EVARS / TIPS / STENTS

Shuchi Rodgers, MD

1:50 PM – 2:15 PM

Intra-renal Artery Doppler Indices: What are they good for?

Terry Desser, MD

2:15 PM – 2:40 PM

Carotid Doppler - Does gray scale have any value?

Leslie Scoutt, MD

2:40 PM – 3:05 PM

Doppler Waveforms - Beyond the velocities

Mark Kliewer, MD

3:05 PM - 3:30 PM

BREAK

 

3:30 PM - 3:55 PM

Kidney / Pancreas Transplant Doppler

Lori Mankowski-Gettle, MD

3:55 PM - 4:20 PM

Doppler evaluation of the hepatic artery

Aya Kamaya, MD

4:20 PM - 4:45 PM

DVT  Controversies and Frustrations

Larry Needleman, MD

4:45 PM - 5:00 PM

Questions and Answers

 

Sunday, October 6, 2019 - CEUS Symposium

Sunday, October 06, 2019                            
8:00 AM- 12:00 PM                        
Session Name: CONTRAST ULTRASOUND MINI SYMPOSIUM
Moderators: Hisham Tchelepi, MD

8 :00 AM - 9:00 AM

How To Build Your Practice

 

8:00 AM -8:30 AM

 

Logistics and Reimbursement

Wui Chong, MD

8:30 AM - 9:00 AM

 

Organizing and Getting Started 

Corinne Deurdulian, MD

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

How I Do It?

 

9:00 AM - 9:20 AM

 

Liver and LI-RADS

Andrej Lyshchik, MD

9:20 AM - 9:40 AM

 

Kidney

Nirvikar Dahiya, MD

9:40 AM - 10:00 AM

 

Interventional

Melanie Caserta, MD

       10:00 AM - 10:20 AM

 

BREAK

 

10:20 AM - 12:00 PM

CEUS - Illustrative Clinical Cases

 

10:20 AM - 10:50 AM

 

Hepatobiliary

Edward Grant, MD

10:50 AM - 11:20 AM

Renal

Michelle Robbin, MD

11:20 AM - 11:50 AM

Interventional and Miscellaneous

Hisham Tchelepi, MD

11:50 AM - 12:00 PM

 

Questions and Answers

 

Meeting Highlights

Plenary Session: NEW HORIZONS IN ULTRASOUND

Keynote Address: By Deborah Levine, MD

Live MSK Ultrasound Demonstrations

SAM Credits

Network with experts and peers at the Welcome Reception

New longer meeting

Case of the day

Scientific and Educational Posters

Sunday Contrast Enhanced Ultrasound - Mini Symposium: Eligible for one day registration

Registration and Hotel Information

Meeting Registration
Please click on the link below to register for the meeting, or you can also register on the SRU website at www.sru.org . Should you encounter any problems with your registration, please contact the SRU staff.
REGISTER

Registration rates below:

For the entire meeting
$500: member
$350: member in training or sonographer
$1125: non member 
$725: international member
For any single day
$250: member
$175: member in training or sonographer
$550: non member
$475: international member

Travel and Hotel
You are responsible for making your own travel and hotel arrangements and for payment of any expenses incurred to attend the meeting.

Hotel Reservations
To reserve a room at the Grand Hyatt Denver, please call 1-303-295-1234 and request the Society of Radiologists in Ultrasound (SRU) rate, or to make a reservation on line please click the link below:

RESERVE YOUR ROOM
• Room rate: $229 per night, single or double, plus tax.
• Reservation deadline: Rooms are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Reservations should be made prior to September 6, 2019. After that date, reservations will be accepted on a space-available basis and may not be available at the negotiated rate.
• Deposit: A deposit equal to one night’s stay is required to hold each reservation, and will be applied to the first night’s stay. The deposit may be made by credit card.
• Cancellation: If you wish to cancel your reservation, please notify the hotel before 3pm, 48 hours prior to arrival in order to avoid being charged one night’s room and tax.
 

 

 

Location

Grand Hyatt Denver
1750 Welton Street
Denver, Colorado 80202 United States
Phone: 1 303 295 1234

Meeting Brochure

2019 Meeting Brochure - coming soon!

CME Information

Come back for the 2019 CME Information.

Meeting Objectives

Review important new techniques in diagnostic ultrasound and how physicians may better make the diagnosis of diseases using these methods.

Discuss the basic sonographic findings of ultrasound abnormalities throughout the body, in an organ-based didactic format.

Evaluate and discuss sonography of the hepatobiliary system, including diffuse and focal disease.

Describe and depict important ultrasound findings in the head and neck, including thyroidal and extrathyroidal abnormalities.

Review the role and application of ultrasound and specifically Doppler in the diagnosis of vascular abnormalities in a variety of regions throughout the body.

Depict key obstetrical ultrasound findings, including measurements, morphologic abnormalities, and placental implantation.

Evaluate and discuss sonography of the musculoskeletal and genitourinary systems in a workshop format.

Review a range of sonographic diagnoses that can be made by contrast-enhanced sonography.

Exhibitors