Organization: Society of Abdominal Radiology
Discipline: Health Science
Subdiscipline: Radiology / Radiography
Event type: Conference
Venue: Hilton Waikoloa Village
Expected number of delegates: 501–1,000
The SAR 2016 Annual Scientific Meeting and Educational Course will be held,March 13 18,2016 at the Hilton Waikoloa Village in Waikoloa,Hawaii. This annual meeting was formerly called the Abdominal Radiology Course and is a presentation of the Society of Abdominal Radiology (formerly the Society of Gastrointestinal Radiologists and the Society of Uroradiology). The course encompasses the full range of activities that constitute contemporary abdominal radiology including: all methods of diagnostic imaging and radiologic intervention,with emphasis on state of the art utilization,performance and interpretation; new and innovative approaches to abdominal and pelvic pathology; major issues,and common problems in gastrointestinal and genitourinary radiology; and assessment of major abdominal pathology with sessions devoted to exploring the latest imaging techniques utilized in evaluation of the genitourinary and gastrointestinal systems. These topics will be addressed in didactic lectures,panel discussions,self assessment modules (SAMs),interactive workshops,and six hands on training workshops. The extensive variety of small group workshops and SAMs will enable participants to tailor their learning experience according to their individual needs. The Scientific Paper Sessions of the Society will be open to all members. Numerous educational and scientific posters spanning all aspects of abdominal imaging will be available to all course participants for study throughout the meeting. Designed primarily for radiologists in practice and in training,this course will also benefit all physicians who care for patients with gastrointestinal and genitourinary disease.
AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ and SAM credit will be offered. Fees: vary ($500 $1100). The meeting is provided by the Society of Abdominal Radiology. For more information,contact the SAR Meeting Management Office,at SAR,4550 Post Oak Place,Suite 342,Houston TX 77027; phone 713 965 0566; fax 713 960 0488; email firstname.lastname@example.org; or visit the society website at www.abdominalradiology.org.