Sixth Annual Thames Valley Breast Imaging Seminar

Presented by: Division of Breast Imaging, Western University
Date: September 14, 2019
Time: 8 am - 4 pm
Location: Best Western Plus Lamplighter Inn and Conference Centre, London, ON. 591 Wellington Rd, London, ON N6C 4R3 (get directions from Google)

Guest speaker: Dr. Muriel Brackstone, MD, MSc, PhD, FRCSC
Medical Director - Breast Care Clinic
Associate Professor - Department of Surgery
Associate Professor - Department of Oncology 
London Regional Cancer Program
London Health Sciences Centre
 
Objectives:
  • Describe the appropriate use of BI-RADS 3 category
  • Address the perspectives on supplemental breast screening and discuss breast density risk assessment
  • Evaluate the molecular biology of breast cancer and related different imaging appearances
  • Summarize the imaging appearances and pathologies of inflammatory and infectious breast disorders
  • Discuss the role of PET CT in the assessment of breast cancer
  • Identify and discuss methods to improve breast ultrasound assessment
  • Explain the technique of stereotactic biopsy and discuss challenges
  • Identify the indications for breast conservation with Oncoplastic Surgery and discuss implications on pre-operative localization
  • Discuss breast imaging recommendations for transgender individuals
  • Identify different incidental extra-mammary findings on Breast MRI
  • Review challenging cases
Deadline for payment is Sept. 5, 2019.  
 

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Please make the cheque out for the amount above to register and make payable to St. Joseph's Health Care London and mail to:

Magda Spasic, Radiology Department (Room C0-234)
St. Joseph's Health Care London
PO Box 5777, Stn. B
London, ON  N6A 4V2