Objectives

At the end of the course, participants will be able to:

 Describe various indications and guidelines for Breast MRI. They will understand the pros and cons of using this modality in various clinical conditions.

 Report MRI Breast study systematically utilizing the appropriate BI-RADS lexicon as described by the ACR guidelines.

 Enhance interpretative skills of reading Breast MRI in various breast conditions, including breast implants.

 Use various protocols with the understanding of utility of each sequence.

Upon completion of the course the participants will receive a certificate of attendance and completion.

Program Overview

9th November 2019, Saturday

7.30-8.00: Registration

8.00- 8.05: Welcome note: Dr. Niketa Chotai

8.05-8.30: Lecture on Guidelines and Technique of MRI Breast

8.30 – 9.00: Lecture on MRI Breast lexicon and BIRADS reporting style

9.00 -9.10: How to use workstation and load various sequences: Application specialist

9.10-10.00: Teaching set 1 (Cases 1-10)

10.00-10.15 Tea Break.

10.15-11.00: Teaching set 2 (Cases 11-20)

11.00- 12.00: Test set 1 (cases 21-30)

12.00-12.45: Review test set 1

12.45-13.15: Lunch Break

13.15-14.00: Lecture on MRI Breast in high risk screening, axillary nodes:

14.00-14.50: Test set 2 (Cases 31-40)

14.50-15.30: Review test set 2

15.30-15.45 Tea Break

15.45- 16.10: Abbreviated Breast MRI

16.10-17.00: Test set 3 (Cases 41-50)

17.00-18.00: Review test set 3

10th November 2019, Sunday

7.45-8.00 QnA session from previous day teachings

8.00- 8.30: Lecture on preop-staging and NAC

8.30-9.15: Test set 4 (Cases 51-60)

9.15-10.00: Review test set 4

10.00-10.20: Tea Break

10.20-10.50: Lecture on MRI in Breast implants

10.50-11.45: Test set 5 (Cases 61-70)

11.45-12.45: Review test set 5

12.45-13.45: Lunch Break

13.45-14.30: Test set 6 (Cases 71-80)

14.30-15.15: Review test set 6

15.15-15.30: Tea Break

15.30-16.15: Test Set 7 (Cases 81-90)

16.15-17.00: Review set 7

17.00-17.30: QnA and closing (Extra cases for self-solving 90-100).

Ultrasound Breast Intervention Workshop

10th November 2019, Sunday

13.00-17.00 Hands On Breast intervention workshop on hook wire localisation, core needle biopsy, vacuum assisted biopsy, clip insertion etc. under expert guidance. 

Course Fees

Consultants      

Early Bird : USD 900.00 (up to July 15, 2019)  

Regular: USD 1100.00    (up to Aug 15, 2019)

Late: USD 1400.00 (after Aug 15, 2019)

Students/Fellows  

Early Bird : USD 700.00 (up to July 15, 2019)

Regular: USD 900.00     (up to Aug 15, 2019)

Late: USD 1400.00 (after Aug 15, 2019)

** 7% GST+bank charges applicable

—Cancellation Policy–

Any cancellation or replacement must be conveyed to the Organiser in writing. A cancellation fee of 50% of registration fee will be charged if the cancellation is received on or before 31 August 2019. There will be no refund of registration fee for cancellations made after 31st August 2019. The Organiser reserves the right to modify the programme and/or the terms. Full refund minus admin charges will be made should the course be cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances and all refunds will be made after the actual event date. Admin charges refer to any charges incurred to the organisers up until the point of cancellation.

–User Agreement–

By registering for the course, the participants fully understand and consent for the photographs / videos/ data collected before, during, and after the workshop to be used by the course organizers for teaching, research, and publicity purposes. The organicers shall use all reasonable endeavours to ensure that the participants’ identity will not be disclosed wherever these photos/ data/ videos are used for teaching sessions, academic discussions/ meetings, publications and publicity. Pursuant thereto, the participants agree not to hold the organizers liable for any consequences that may follow any such disclosures.