MSK Imaging Course Whistler
2017 Musculoskeletal MR and Ultrasound Imaging Course
Saturday, March 11 - Tuesday, March 14, 2017
Four Season's, 4591 Blackcomb Way, Whistler BC, Canada
2017 Course Faculty:
Jon A. Jacobson, MD, Professor and MSK Radiology Director, University of Michigan
Jon A. Jacobson, MD is a Professor of Radiology and Director of the Division of Musculoskeletal Radiology in the Department of Radiology at the University of Michigan. Dr. Jacobson is a board-certified musculoskeletal radiologist whose research interests include musculoskeletal ultrasound and MRI. His academic achievements include over 200 peer-reviewed publications and over 1100 invited national and international lectures or workshops. Dr. Jacobson has been a visiting professor on 39 occasions, is active in various medical societies, reviews for several journals, and has received numerous teaching and mentoring awards. Dr. Jacobson is the author of the textbook “Fundamentals of Musculoskeletal Ultrasound,” which is now in its second edition.
Dr. Robert Lambert, MD, Professor and Head, MSK Radiology, University of Alberta
Dr. Robert Lambert is Chair of the Department of Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging at the University of Alberta and Professor of Musculoskeletal Radiology. Dr. Lambert has been at the forefront of radiology innovation in Edmonton being responsible for the development of MSK MRI and introducing a number of interventional MSK services such as vertebroplasty (1996) and laser ablation of osteoid osteoma.He has published over 60 peer-reviewed articles and is a member of multiple international organizations in MSK radiology and arthritis research. Dr. Lambert is the director of a core imaging lab which has been established in collaboration with CaRE Arthritis and is involved in extensive clinical trials research. He has developed multiple scoring systems for analysis of inflammation and structural damage in inflammatory and degenerative arthropathies.
U of T and UBC faculty will include...
Dr. Mark Cresswell, MB BCh, FRCPC -University of British Columbia
Dr. Bruce Forster, MD, FRCPC - University of British Columbia
Dr. Craig Harris, MBBS FRANZCR, Norwest Medical Imaging, Australia
Dr. Darra Murphy, MB BCh, FRCPC, University of British Columbia
Dr. Ali Naraghi, MD, FRCPC, University of Toronto
Dr. Linda Probyn, MD, FRCPC, University of Toronto
Dr. Dorota Linda, MD, FRCPC, University of Toronto