Advances in Pediatric Neuroradiology – Friday, October 24, 2014

Tina Young Poussaint, MD, FACR, Program Chair

Thierry A.G.M. Hulman, MD, Vice Chair

SESSION I: Updates in Pediatric Neuroradiology Part I Tina Young Poussaint, MD, FACR, Moderator

8:00 – 8:30 am

Update on Radiation Safety and Dose Reduction in Pediatric Neuroradiology

Mahadevappa Mahesh, MS, PhD, 


8:30 – 9:00 am

Advanced Diffusion Tensor Imaging Applications in Childhood

Jeffrey I. Berman, PhD

9:00 – 9:30 am

Functional Imaging in Pediatric Neuroradiology

Nolan Altman, MD

9:30 – 9:45 am

Questions and Answers




SESSION II: Updates in Pediatric Neuroradiology Part II Gaurav Saigal, MD, Moderator

10:00 – 10:30 am

Evidence Based Imaging in Pediatric   Neuroradiology

L. Santiago Medina, MD, MPH

10:30 – 11:00 am

Intraoperative MR

Asim F. Choudhri, MD

11:00 – 11:30 am

Cranial and Spinal Ultrasound-How I Do It

Alan Daneman, BSc, MBBCh, 


11:30 – 11:45 am

Questions and Answers


SESSION III: Nonaccidental Trauma Update Jill V. Hunter, MBBS, FRCR (UK), Moderator

1:00 – 1:30 pm

Trauma of the Coverings and Extraaxial Spaces of the Brain

Gary L. Hedlund, DO

1:30 – 2:00 pm

Nonaccidental Trauma of the Spine

Michelle Silvera, MD

2:00 – 2:30 pm

Advanced Imaging of Head Trauma

Ellen Grant, MD

2:30 – 2:45 pm

Questions and Answers


SESSION IV: Pediatric Spine and The Phakomatoses Susan Palasis, MD, Moderator

3:00 – 3:30 pm

Congenital Spine Anomalies

Erin Simon Schwartz, MD

3:30 – 4:00 pm

Acquired Pediatric Spine Anomalies

Susan Palasis, MD

4:00 – 4:30 pm

The Phakomatoses

Gilbert Vezina, MD

4:30 – 4:45 pm

Questions and Answers