SPR 2020 Body MRI Course




Access the complete program online here (PDF).

As a reminder, all meeting times are listed in Eastern Time.

CE Information

Target Audience

The target audience for this program includes pediatric radiologists, fellows, residents and MRI technologists who perform and report body MRI.
Learning Objectives:

1.Describe basic body MRI techniques and methods to improve the routine use of pediatric body MRI.

2.Discuss advanced MRI techniques that are being increasingly applied in pediatric body MRI, including quantitative methods.

3.Recognize the importance of sharing knowledge and clinical experiences regarding pediatric body MRI.

4.Identify the present and future roles of body MRI in pediatric oncology.

At the completion of this course, participants will be able to understand basic and advanced techniques in body MRI techniques, and recognize and apply the techniques for advanced diagnosis and improved management.

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

The American College of Radiology designates this live activity for a maximum of 18.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The American College of Radiology designates this educational activity as meeting the criteria for up to 20.5 Category A credit hours of the ARRT.


Disclosure Information

SPR Body MRI Course Faculty disclosure information can be found (here).

SAM Credits

Qualified on May 19, 2020, select sessions from this activity meet the American Board of Radiology criteria for a self-assessment (SAM) activity and is designated for up to 9.0 SAM credits toward the ABR Maintenance of Certification Program.


For information about the accreditation of this program, please contact the ACR at info@acr.org.

Meeting Resources

SAM's Test Information and References

Tests will be conducted at the conclusion of each SAM-eligible sessions through the polling system on Zoom.

Friday, September 25, 2020 
Session 1:
Test Questions: MRI Basics - Click here

References: MRI Basics 
Session 2:
Test Questions: MRI of the Liver - Click here
References: MRI of the Liver

Saturday, September 26, 2020 
Session 6:
Test Questions: MRI of the Vasculature - Click here
References: MRI of the Vasculature

Session 7:
Test Questions: Thoracic Imaging - Click here

References: Thoracic Imaging 

Sunday, September 27, 2020 

 Session 10:
Test Questions: MRI and Oncology - Click here
References: MRI and Oncology

Online CME Claiming System

To access the online CME Claiming Site to claim both CME and SAM Credits, click (here). It is through this site that you will also participate in the course evaluation.  Remember, the online CME Claiming System will close 30-days from the start (10/25/2020) of the course.

Attendee List

Click (here) for the Attendee List for the SPR 2020 Body MRI Course.

Zoom Information

Zoom Directions

For directions on how to use Zoom, please click (here). Note: The links to access the SPR Body MRI Course will be sent in a daily e-mail for each day that you are registered to attend.

Zoom Information and Help Center

For more information on Zoom, please visit this (webpage).