COURSE DESCRIPTION:  

This live online course will feature three days of didactic lectures and case discussions including topics such as musculoskeletal ultrasound, contrast-enhanced ultrasound, and ultrasound elastography! Following this course, participants will understand basic and advanced techniques in pediatric ultrasound, and be able to recognize and apply these techniques for advanced diagnosis and improved management.

 

HOPING FOR ON-DEMAND ACCESS? 

This course will be recorded and converted into an on-demand activity later this year. All registrants for the live online course will also have access to the on-demand activity at no additional cost.  

 

PROGRAM:

 

 

 

 

Register HERE for the SPR 2021 Pediatric Ultrasound Course! 

SPR Members: You will be asked to log in to the website as a member to register. If you have not yet used the new log in system, here's what you need to know:

  • Username: The email address at which you receive SPR correspondence.
  • Password: Your default password is Password1! 
    After logging in for the first time, please personalize your password.
  • Once you have logged in, select Online Store and select the event icon to purchase your registration.  

Non-Members: You should select 'New Visitor Registration' to begin the registration process.
For Assistance: E-mail sprmeetings@acr.org or call the SPR Meetings Department at 800-373-2204 Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time. If you are located outside of the United States or Canada, please call 703-648-8900.  

  • IMPORTANT: For the SPR 2021 Pediatric Ultrasound Course, if you reside and practice outside of North America, please complete the preliminary registration form. Do NOT register until you have completed the preliminary registration form (here) AND received instructions on how to proceed from the SPR Registrar.

Registration Categories

Registration Fee

 

 

SPR Member Physician

$400

 

 

Non-Member Physician

$500

 

 

In-Training (Med Stud, Resident, Fellow)

$100

 

 

Technologist/Allied Health Professional

$100

 

 

Outside of North America

$100

 

 

Registration fees include tuition, teaching materials, and recordings of presentations (per approval from the presenter)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Meeting Information

Registration

Registration for the course is now available!

Time Zone Conversion

Joining us from outside of the Eastern time zone? These online time zone conversion tools are helpful in making sure you don't miss a second of this educational programming! The course will also be recorded and available on-demand later this year for any sessions that you miss.

Technical Requirements

This live online course will be delivered using the Zoom Meeting platform which will be accessed through the SPR Online Education Center - XPress. Zoom meeting access, SAM post-tests, activity evaluation and credit claiming will all be available within the SPR 2021 Pediatric Ultrasound Course product available within XPress one week prior to the course. All registrants will receive an email notification when they are able to login to XPress to verify access to course materials.

Target Audience

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

Learning Objectives

 

At the completion of the activity, attendees should be able to: 

1. Summarize the most current information on state-of-the-art pediatric ultrasound imaging and the practice of pediatric ultrasound.
2. Describe advanced techniques that are being applied in pediatric ultrasound imaging.
3. Identify challenging issues in pediatric ultrasound imaging

Accreditation and Credit Designation Statements

ACCREDITATION STATEMENT
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.

TECHNOLOGIST ACCREDITATION STATEMENT
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.

CREDIT DESIGNATION STATEMENT
The American College of Radiology designates this live activity for a maximum of 15 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

TECHNOLOGIST CREDIT DESIGNATION STATEMENT
The American College of Radiology designates this educational activity as meeting the criteria for up to 15 Category A credit hours of the ARRT.

SAM CREDITS
Qualified on January 22, 2021, all sessions from this activity meet the American Board of Radiology criteria for a self-assessment (SAM) activity and is designated for up to 15 SAM credits toward the ABR Maintenance of Certification Program. 

CREDIT CLAIMING

INSTRUCTIONS TO RECEIVE CREDIT
In order to successfully complete the activity, participants must complete an activity evaluation and claim credit commensurate with their participation in the activity.

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

 

Disclosures

The ACR Disclosure Policy: In compliance with ACCME requirements and guidelines, the ACR has developed a policy for disclosure and review of potential conflicts of interest, and a method for resolution if a conflict does exist. The ACR maintains a tradition of scientific integrity and objectivity in its educational activities. In order to preserve these values and ensure its educational activities are independent and free of commercial bias, all individuals, including planners, presenters, moderators and evaluators, participating in an ACR educational activity, or an activity jointly provided by the ACR must disclose all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest.

Disclosure information for all planners, speakers, moderators and staff will be posted here as it becomes available.

Course Directors

Monica Epelman, MD
Nemours Children's Hospital
Orlando, Florida

Arzu Kovanlikaya, MD
New York Presbyterian Hospital
New York, New York

Marthe Munden, MD
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center
Winston-Salem, North Carolina