Vancouver Imaging Review: Head to Toe


University of British Columbia, Dept of Radiology

 (To be advised) for 24.5 SECTION 1 CREDITS FOR MOC (CANADA) & AMA (USA) Catergory 1.

TECH CAMRT accreditation (to be advised)

Thursday, October 12 - Sunday, October 15, 2017

Rosewood Hotel Georgia, 801 West Georgia Street Map
Vancouver BC, Canada

Department of Radiology
University of British Columbia

Tel: 604-875-4165 (8:30-4:30 PST)
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2017 Key Note Speakers 

Chang PaulDr. Paul Chang is Professor and Vice-Chairman of Radiology Informatics at the University of Chicago School of Medicine. Dr. Chang received his B.A. from Harvard University and his M.D. degree from Stanford University. Dr. Chang is an internationally recognized expert in the field of imaging informatics and has been involved in numerous research and development projects related to imaging informatics as well as enterprise-wide informatics challenges. His early work in workstation design has resulted in presentation and navigation models that are widely used by the majority of PACS systems. In 2010, he was named as one of the “25 Most Influential People in Imaging” by RT Image. In 2016, he was awarded the Gold Medal by the RSNA “for having revolutionized the practice of radiology through his expertise in the field of imaging informatics.”


DFDr. Dominik Fleischmann is a Professor of Radiology, Chief of Cardiovascular Imaging, Director of Computed Tomography, and Medical Director of the Stanford Radiology 3D Lab. Dr. Fleischmann is an internationally known expert in the fields of Computed Tomography, Contrast Medium Application, Non-invasive Cardiovascular Imaging using CT and MRI, and Image post-processing.  He has authored numerous research papers, reviews, and book chapters in this field, and is an associate editor of European Radiology, and Radiology (cardiac section).  



CGDr. Christine Glastonbury is a Professor of Clinical Radiology, Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, and Radiation Oncology at the University of California, San Francisco. Dr. Glastonbury’s particular academic and clinical interest is in the area of the Head and Neck (HN) Imaging and specifically HN cancer. Dr. Glastonbury is Editor-in-Chief for a textbook Specialty Imaging: Head and Neck Cancer which was published in December 2012. She is a member of the Head & Neck Expert Panel for the development of the American Joint Committee on Cancer (AJCC) Cancer Staging System, 8th Edition. This is to be published in January 2017, and she is a co-author of 6 chapters in the H&N cancer staging section. Dr Glastonbury has written and been co-editor for multiple chapters in multiple textbooks and an AJNR Special Review edition in the subspecialty of Head and Neck Imaging. She has also written and published more than 100 articles and received multiple awards for scientific and education exhibits at scientific meetings.


PGDr. Paula Gordon is a Clinical Professor in the Department of Radiology at the University of British Columbia.  She is Medical Director of the Sadie Diamond Breast Program at BC Women's Hospital. Dr. Gordon was Chair of the Early Detection Committee of the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation, BC/Yukon Division, Chair of the Academic Committee of the Screening Mammography Program of British Columbia, Co-Chair of the Workforce Committee of the Provincial Breast Health Strategy, a member of the Steering and Prevention Committees of the Provincial Breast Health Strategy, a member of the Provincial Radiology Expert Committee, a reviewer for the Canadian Association of Radiology Mammography Accreditation program, a reviewer for clinical practice guidelines for the American College of Radiology and the Canadian Association of Radiologists and a member of the Provincial Screening Policy Review Committee. She was awarded a Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Medal, and was invested in the Order of British Columbia. In 2014 she was named one of Canada's 100 Most Powerful Women by the Women's Executive Network.


JLDr. Jonathon Leipsic is the Chairman of the Department of Radiology for Providence Health Care and the Vice Chairman of Research for the UBC Department of Radiology. He is the Associate Professor of Radiology and Cardiology. He acts as the co-director of Advanced Cardiac Imaging for the Providence Health Care Heart Center at St. Paul’s Hospital. Dr. Leipsic is actively involved in cardiac CT and MR research with prior involvement in a multi-center trial evaluating coronary CT angiography vs. QCA. Dr. Leipsic has over 190 peer reviewed manuscripts in press or in print including over 30 on the topic of MDCT for TAVR and over 200 scientific abstracts. He is currently on the executive committee for the Society of Cardiovascular CT and serves as the President Elect. Dr Leipsic serves as a reviewer for numerous cardiac imaging journals and is also the director for the Advanced Cardiac Imaging fellowship at the Heart Center at St. Paul’s Hospital in Vancouver.


NMDr. Nestor Müller is Professor Emeritus of Radiology at the University of British Columbia has more than 450 publications in peer-reviewed journals and has been an invited speaker at more than 200 national and international meetings. He has won a number of awards including recognition by the Editor of the American Journal of Roentgenology as being one of the “3 Wise Men in Radiology” as an outstanding teacher and scholar (2003), honorary fellowship of the Faculty of Radiologists, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (FFRRCSI) (2007), Gold Medal of the Brazilian College of Radiology (2010) and Gold Medal of the Society of Thoracic Radiology (2011).


DRDr. Donald L. Resnick, Professor of Radiology and Chief of Osteoradiology at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD), has devoted more than 30 years to musculoskeletal radiology education. Dr Resnick has made available 900 scientific/educational articles (more than 100 published in Radiology), 72 book chapters, and 16 books on musculoskeletal radiology. Dr Resnick is a member of 9 radiology societies, and is a past president of the International Skeletal Society. In addition, he is an Honorary Fellow of 6 radiology societies in Europe and Asia. He serves on a host of departmental, hospital/medical school, and national committees. He has served on editorial boards and as a manuscript reviewer for several high-impact journals – he continues to review RadioGraphics, among others, today. His list of over 40 awards and honors includes the American Roentgen Ray Gold Medal, Diagnostic Imaging Magazine’s 20 Most Influential People in Radiology, Medical Imaging Industry’s Top 10 Radiologists, twice-awarded Most Effective Radiology Educator, and an Honorary Doctorate from the University of Zurich. Dr Resnick is a renowned lecturer, having a profound impact on residents, fellows, and the radiology community in general, throughout the world – he has given nearly 40 named lectures throughout the world.


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