Virtual Tomosythesis Workshop

September 19, 2020 to September 19, 2020

Date: Saturday, September 19th, 2020

Time: 10 am – 1:00 pm EST

This virtual simulation workshop for Radiologists is designed to provide individual instruction in tomosynthesis interpretation while reviewing clinical tomosynthesis data sets with accompanying standard mammography. This workshop will feature a hands-on case review and interpretation.

Workshop instructor

Supriya Kulkarni, DMRD, DNB, DABR. Assistant Professor, University of Toronto

Learning Objectives

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

  • Interpret digital breast tomosynthesis images in the accurate detection of breast disease, including breast carcinoma
  • Compare the findings of a 2D synthetic image with those of a DBT image
  • Review up to 40 clinical cases in real-time on a dedicated breast tomosynthesis work station to identify impact of work flow and diagnosis

Agenda

  • Digital Breast Tomosynthesis: Introduction, Radiation Dose & Synthetic mammogram- 20 min
  • Keypad and Workstation Training on a training case set – 20 min
  • Case Review Set 1 – 40 min
  • Faculty lead review -20 min
  • Appearance of breast cancer on tomosynthesis – 20 min
  • Case Review Set 2- 40 min
  • Faculty lead review – 20 min

 Registration opening soon