2017 Advances in Fetal and Neonatal Imaging Course

Saturday,  January 28, 2017

Fetal CNS Part I
Moderator: Beth M. Kline-Fath, MD

7:45 - 8:00 a.m.

Fetal Evaluation of CNS Infections

David M. Mirsky, MD

8:00 - 8:20 a.m.

Cortical Dysplasias

Gregor J. Kasprian, MD
8:20 - 8:40 a.m. Fetal Evaluation of Midline CNS Anomalies

David M. Mirsky, MD

8:40 - 8:50 a.m.

SAM Questions and Q&A


8:50 - 9:20 a.m. 

Panel: Case Based  Fetal CNS Abnormalities-

Moderator:  Beth M. Kline-Fath, MD

Panelists:  David Mirsky, MD;  Gregor J. Kasprian, MD; Margaret B. Menzel, MS, CGC 



9:20 - 9:40 a.m.      Advanced Fetal CNS MRI Techniques

Gregor J. Kasprian, MD

9:40 - 9:55 a.m. Sedating the Neonate: What We Need to Know

Richard B. Parad, MD, MPH

9:55 - 10:15 a.m. Neonatal Brain MR Protocols
Beth M. Kline-Fath, MD
10:15 - 10:30 a.m. SAM Questions and Q&A


Fetal Chest
Moderator: Christopher I. Cassady, MD

10:50 - 11:10 a.m.

Case Based Fetal Lung Masses

Leann E. Linam, MD
11:10 - 11:20 a.m.

Pulmonary Lymphangiectasia – More Common Than You Think

Dorothy I. Bulas, MD, FACR
11:20 - 11:35 a.m. Measuring Lung Volumes: How, Why, When 

Amy R. Mehollin-Ray, MD

11:35 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Updates on Fetal Chest Surgery

Holly A. Hedrick, MD

12:00 - 12:15 p.m. SAM Questions


12:20 - 12:40 p.m.

Panel:  Approach to CDH Counseling     Moderator: Christopher I. Cassady, MD

Panelists: Holly A. Hedrick, MD;  Mariana L. Meyers, MD;   Gregor J. Kasparian, MD; Amy R. Mehollin-Ray, MD;  Anne K. Lawrence, MS, CGC

Fetal Gastrointestinal  & Genitourinary Anomalies 
Moderator: Mariana L. Meyers, MD

1:45 - 2:05 p.m. Case Based Severe GU Anomalies
Judy Estroff, MD
2:05 - 2:25 p.m.

Fetal Intervention for GU Anomalies 

Holly A. Hedrick, MD
2:25 - 2:45 p.m.

Advanced Fetal GI Evaluation: When Is MR Useful?  

Eva I. Rubio, MD

2:45 - 3:05 p.m. Case Based Ventral Wall Defects

Teresa Victoria, MD, PhD

3:05 - 3:25 p.m. Management of Lung Hypoplasia- Giant Omphalocele

Holly A. Hedrick, MD

3:25 - 3:40 p.m. 

SAM Questions


Fetal and Maternal Issues 
Moderator: Judith A. Estroff, MD 

4:00 4:20 p.m.

Fetal Cardiac Intervention for Hypopatic Left Heart Syndrome

Louise Wilkins-Haug, MD, PhD

4:25 -4:45 p.m.

Fetal Imaging of Twins 

Mariana L. Meyers, MD
4:45 - 5:05 p.m.

Placental Imaging

Christopher I. Cassady, MD

5:05 - 5:10 p.m. Questions and Answers


5:10 - 5:20 p.m. SAM Questions


5:20 - 6:00 p.m.

Panel: Invited Interesting Chest, GI & GU Cases

Moderator: Judith A. Estroff, MD

Panelists: Holly A. Hedrick, MD;  Louise Wilkins-Haug, MD, PhD; Teresa Victoria, MD, PhD; Chirstopher I. Cassady, MD; Mariana L. Meyers, MD;  Amy R. Mehollin-Ray, MD;  Anne K. Lawrence, MS, CGC
Cases submitted by audience

6:00 p.m. Adjourn

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1:15 - 1:35 p.m.
1:35 - 1:55 p.m.
1:55 - 2:15 p.m.
2:15 - 2:35 p.m.
2:35 - 2:55 p.m.
2:55 - 3:15 p.m. 
3:15 - 3:35 p.m. Break  

1:15 - 1:35 p.m.
1:35 - 1:55 p.m.
1:55 - 2:15 p.m.
2:15 - 2:35 p.m.
2:35 - 2:55 p.m.
2:55 - 3:15 p.m. 
3:15 - 3:35 p.m. Break  

CE Information

Target Audience

The target audience for this program includes pediatric radiologists, sonographers, obstetricians, neonatologists, pediatric radiology fellows, radiology trainees, general radiologists, pediatricians involved in the fetal and neonatal imaging and care of pediatric patients.


CE Accreditation Statements

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the American College of Radiology and the Society for Pediatric Radiology. The American College of Radiology is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 



The American College of Radiology designates this live activity for a maximum of 20.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.



The American College of Radiology is approved by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) as a Recognized Continuing Education Evaluation Mechanism (RCEEM) to sponsor and/or review Continuing Medical Educational programs for Radiologic Technologists and Radiation Therapists.

The American College of Radiology designates this educational activity as meeting the criteria for up to 21.25 Category A credit hours of the ARRT.

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SAM Credits

Qualified on November 28, 2016, select sessions from this activity meet the American Board of Radiology criteria for a self-assessment (SAM) activity and is designated for up to 8 SAM credits toward the ABR Maintenance of Certification Program.