SCCT CTA Intermediate and Advanced Academy 2013
Hands-on Training in Coronary CT Angiography Interpretation for Intermediate and Advanced Users
This intensive two-day training course with expert faculty provides a unique opportunity to improve your cardiovascular CT reading skills through personal hands-on training on workstations with immediate feedback for every case. This course is directed towards cardiologists, radiologists, and other physicians with basic prior knowledge and especially those with clinical experience in CT interpretation.
At the conclusion of this course, attendees will be better able to:
- Implement the post-processing of computed tomography coronary angiography datasets
- Recognize typical and complex coronary artery stenosis in computed tomography coronary angiography
- Detect artifacts in computed tomography coronary angiography
The Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit Designation Statement
The Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography designates this live activity for a maximum of 15.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
SCCT Disclosure Statement
It is the policy of the Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography, as a Society accredited by the ACCME, to adhere to the ACCME Accreditation Criteria; the ACCME Standards for Commercial Support: Standards to Ensure Independence in CME Activities; the ACCME Policies and Definitions; and American Medical Association (AMA) Physician’s Recognition Award (PRA) and credit system as well as other regulations and laws as they relate to the provision of CME. SCCT requires everyone in a position to control the content of an education activity to disclose all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest. This is required during the planning process to ensure resolution of any identified conflicts well in advance of the educational activity. The ACCME defines "relevant financial relationships" as financial relationships in any amount, occurring within the past 12 months, including financial relationships of a spouse or life partner, which could create a conflict of interest. SCCT discloses support of the educational activity through grants or in-kind support, as well as the discussion of unlabeled or unapproved use of any drug, device or procedure prior to the educational activity.
The Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography presents this activity for educational purposes only and does not endorse any product, content of presentation or exhibit. Participants are expected to utilize their own expertise and judgment while engaged in the practice of medicine.
Cancellation Policy: Due to popular demand and limited space, all cancellations must be sent to SCCT Headquarters in writing (email is accepted) and refunds will be made by check. A full refund, less a $750 cancellation fee will be made for cancellations 4 weeks prior to the CTA Academy. No refunds will be made for cancellations less than 4 weeks prior to the CTA Academy.
2014 Schedule of Training Courses
||SCCT CTA Academy 2014
||Saturday - Sunday, January 11 - 12, 2014
||Hawaii - Waikoloa Beach Marriott Resort & Spa
||Stephan Achenbach, MD, FSCCT and Suhny Abbara, MD, FSCCT
|This activity is supported in-part by an educational grant and in-kind support from:
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Additional dates may be added, please visit this web page for updates.