Society for Advanced Body Imaging
1891 Preston White Drive
Reston, VA 20191
Phone: 703-476-1117








MECT: Technology, Workflow, and Image Processing Simplified 
7:00 am – 8:35 am

Introduction Dushyant Sahani, MD, FSCBTMR
Single Source MECT Workflow Desiree Morgan, MD, FSCBTMR
Dual Source MECT Workflow Carlo De Cecco, MD, FSCBTMR
Detector Based MECT Workflow Lakshmi Ananthakrishnan, MD
A Technologist's Perspective Travis Redel, RT (R) (CT)
Designing MECT Protocols, Artifacts, and Radiation Dose Rendon Nelson, MD, FSCBTMR

MECT: Material Separation, Musculoskeletal, and ER Applications 
8:50 am – 10:20 am

Multimaterial Separation and Quantitation (Iodine and HU) Andrew Hardie, MD, FSCBTMR
Optimizing Oral and IV Contrast Use with MECT (Including CTA) Dushyant Sahani, MD, FSCBTMR
MSK Applications Daniele Marin, MD, FSCBTMR
Pulmonary Embolism and Lung Nodule Imaging Subba Digumarthy, MD
MECT in Emergency Department Avinash Kambadakone Ramesh, MD, FSCBTMR

DECT: Multi-System Applications 
10:35 am – 12:05 pm

Hepatobiliary System William Shuman, MD, FSCBTMR
Pancreas Desiree Morgan, MD, FSCBTMR
Kidney and Adrenals Ravi Kaza, MD
Gastrointestinal Tract Hersh Chandarana, MD
MECT in Pediatric Patients Marilyn Siegel, MD, FSCBTMR

Saturday, September 9, 2017


CT: Technical Advances 
1:30 pm – 3:10 pm

Welcome, President’s Address & Program Committee Update Dushyant Sahani, MD, FSCBTMR; Garry Gold, MD, FSCBTMR
Advances in CT Technology Hans-Christoph Becker, MD
CT Iterative Reconstruction Techniques Kalpana Kanal, PhD, FSCBTMR
Oral/IV Considerations For New CT Technologies Dushyant Sahani, MD, FSCBTMR
Steroid Preps: New Data Motivating New Policy Matthew Davenport, MD, FSCBTMR

Abdominal & Bowel Imaging 
3:15 pm – 5:00 pm

Debate: “CTE vs MRE for IBD” Michael Gee, MD, PhD, Joel Platt, MD, FSCBTMR, Avinash Kambadakone Ramesh, MD, FSCBTMR, Manohar Roda, MD, Abhijit Roychowdhury, MD, Andrew Hardie, MD, FSCBTMR
Small Bowel Obstruction: When to Worry? Erik Paulson, MD, FSCBTMR
Tumors and Tumor-Like Conditions of the Mesentery and Omentum Isaac Francis, MB:BS, FSCBTMR
CT Colonography: Structured Reporting and QA Elizabeth McFarland, MD, FSCBTMR
MRI of Rectal Cancer Ihab Kamel, MD, PhD, FSCBTMR

Welcome Reception – Exhibit Hall 
5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Sunday, September 10, 2017

Round Table Discussions 
7:00 am – 7:45 am

Pancreatic Oncologic Imaging Eric Tamm, MD, FSCBTMR
Mentoring Trainees and Junior Faculty Tara Catanzano, MD, Michael Gee, MD, PhD
Routine DECT Reconstructions for Clinical Use Andrew Hardie, MD, FSCBTMR

Impact of Technological Advances on Radiology 
8:00 am – 10:00 am

Keynote Talk: “Big Data, Machine Learning, and AI in Radiology” Keith J. Dreyer, DO, PhD
Starting Your 3D Printing Practice Scott Reeder, MD, PhD, FSCBTMR
Reports of the Future Are Here Now Les Folio, DO, MPH, FSCBTMR
Grace Under Fire: Tools to Maintain Productivity and Decrease Stress Desiree Morgan, MD, FSCBTMR
ACR Assist Tools for Clinical Decision Support Reporting Lincoln Berland, MD, FSCBTMR

10:15 am – 11:00 am

MRI of Endometriosis with Pre and Post-Operative Correlation Wendaline VanBuren, MD, Candice Bookwalter, MD, PhD, Shannon Sheedy, MD
Imaging and Managing Pancreatic Cystic Lesions Lauren Alexander, MD , Gaurav Khatri, MD
Retroperitoneal Sarcomas: What the Surgeon and Oncologist Want to Know Isaac Francis, MB:BS, FSCBTMR, Aarti Sekhar, MD
Cardiac Imaging- Case Based Review Satinder Singh, MD, Prabhakar Rajiah, MD

11:15 am – 12:00 pm

MR Elastography: The Essentials Richard Ehman, MD, FSCBTMR, Sudhakar Venkatesh, MD, FSCBTMR
Endocrine Tumor Imaging in the Head and Neck, Chest and Abdomen: What Your Endocrinologist and Endocrine Surgeons Need to Know Elizabeth Jones, MD, Michael Blake, FFR(RCSI)FRCR, FSCBTMR
CT Colonography: Clinical Case Review Elizabeth McFarland, MD, FSCBTMR, Abhijit Roychowdhury, MD
The Radiologist as a Clinician; Multidisciplinary Approach to Procedural Practice Building David Bolus, MD, Olga Brook, MD, FSCBTMR

Annual Business Meeting (Members Only) 
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm

Don't Let This Happen to You! (Cases We'd Like to Do Over) 
1:15 pm – 3:00 pm

Brian Herts, MD, FSCBTMR Joseph Yacoub, MD
Andrew Hardie, MD, FSCBTMR Avinash Kambadakone Ramesh, MD, FSCBTMR
Geoffrey Wile, MD Desiree Morgan, MD, FSCBTMR
Shahnaz Ghahremani, MD Erik Paulson, MD, FSCBTMR

Pelvic MRI 
3:15 pm – 5:00 pm

PRACTICE PEARLS: Costing in Radiology and Healthcare Geoffrey Rubin, MD, FSCBTMR
Adherence to Adnexal Incidentaloma Recommendations: Can We Do Better? Susan Ascher, MD, FSCBTMR
What's New in Prostate MRI Jeffrey Weinreb, MD, FSCBTMR
Mesh and Slings: Post-Operative Imaging in the Pelvic Floor Gaurav Khatri, MD
MRI of Athletic Pubalgia Christopher Beaulieu, MD, PhD, FSCBTMR
MRI of Endometriosis Evan Siegelman, MD, FSCBTMR

Monday, September 11, 2017

Round Table Discussions 
7:00 am – 7:45 am

Improving Radiology Reports Brian Herts, MD, FSCBTMR, Gregory Grimaldi, MD
CT Colonography: How to Implement in Clinical Practice Elizabeth McFarland, MD, FSCBTMR
MACRA and the Body Radiologist Andrew Rosenkrantz, MD, FSCBTMR

Liver Imaging 
8:00 am – 10:00 am

PRACTICE PEARLS: The Diagnostic Process: More Than Just Interpreting Images Matthew Davenport, MD, FSCBTMR
Fat and Iron Quantification in Liver MRI Scott Reeder, MD, PhD, FSCBTMR
New Developments in MR Elastography Richard Ehman, MD, FSCBTMR
Liver Fat Fibrosis and HCC with DECT Dushyant Sahani, MD, FSCBTMR
LI-RADS 2017: Updates Claude Sirlin, MD
Hepatocellular Adenomas: 2017 Update Srinivasa Prasad, MD, FSCBTMR
Wide Detector Multi-Pass Arterial Phase CT for Hyper-Enhancing Liver Lesions William Shuman, MD, FSCBTMR

10:15 am – 11:00 am

Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma: Everything You Need to Know from Cross- Sectional Imaging to Treatment Andrew Bowman, MD, PhD, Bhavik Patel, MD
Assessing the Many Faces of Tumor Response with Advanced Therapies Les Folio, DO, FSCBTMR, Katrina McGinty, MD
State of the Art Lung Cancer Staging: Integrated Non-Invasive and Invasive Methods
Subba Digumarthy, MD
CT Imaging and Staging of Ovarian Cancer Priya Bhosale, MD, FSCBTMR & Evan Siegelman, MD, FSCBTMR

11:15 am – 12:00 pm

Talking to Your Hepatologists and Colleagues about LI-RADS Joseph Yacoub, MD, Claude Sirlin, MD
Tumor Response Assessment Marilyn Siegel, MD, FSCBTMR, Hans-Christoph Becker, MD
MRI-Guided Interventions: How to Build a Successful Service Jurgen Futterer, MD, PhD, FSCBTMR
Problem Solving Abdominal CT with Dual Energy Desiree Morgan, MD, FSCBTMR & Daniele Marin, MD, FSCBTMR
Scientific Sessions 
1:15 pm – 4:25 pm 

Image quality assessment of a 4D respiratory motion-resolved free-breathing ultrashort echo time MR imaging technique compared with a time-averaged, non-motion sorted UTE. Hersh Chandarana, MD
Can artificial intelligence (deep learning) detect and characterize urinary tract stones on CT? Anushri Parakh, MBBS, MD
Coronary CT Angiography-Derived Fractional Flow Reserve Using Deep Machine Learning for Therapeutic Decision Making in Patients with Suspected Coronary Artery Disease Philipp von Knebel Doeberitz, MD
Triple-Rule-Out CT Angiography in Patients with Acute Chest Pain: a Cost Effective Analysis Domenico Mastrodicasa, MD
Personalized Radiogenomic Medicine: Prostate Cancer Gene 3 and PI-RADSv2 Team Up to Predict Clinically Significant Prostate Cancer Vlad Bura, MD
MRI-Guided Transurethral Ultrasound Ablation in Patients with Localized Prostate Cancer: Initial Experience of a Multi-Centre Pivotal Study Sandeep Arora, MBBS
The Utility of Texture Analysis for Characterization of Adrenal Lesions on Contrast-Enhanced CT HeiShun Yu, MD
Predonation CT Kidney Cortical Volume Predicts Intermediate-Term Post-Donation Renal Function in Live Kidney Donors GHANEH FANANAPAZIR, MD
Optimizing Automatic Electronic Release of Imaging Results Through an Online Patient Portal: a Discrete Choice Conjoint Experiment. Sean Woolen, MD, MS
Dentate Nucleus Signal Intensity Decrease on T1-Weighted MR Images After Switching from Linear to Macrocyclic GBCA Ashkan Heshmatzadeh Behzadi, MD

2:45 - 2:55pm: Break
Immediate Allergic Reactions to Gadolinium Based Contrast Agents: a Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis Ashkan Heshmatzadeh Behzadi, MD
Prospective validation of a rapid opportunistic bone density screening method applicable to routine abdominal CT images Elliot Varney, BS
Opportunistic bone density measurement on abdomen and pelvis CT to predict fracture risk in women age 50-64 without osteoporosis risk factors Olga Brook, FSCBTMR, MD
Differentiating and segmenting isoattenuating cholesterol gallstones from bile using spectral CT material attenuation decomposition (MAD) plots Todd Soesbe, PhD
Cross-platform Comparison of Lower Limits of Iodine Detection with Single Source, Dual Source, and Rapid Kilovoltage Switching Dual Energy CT Platforms Nakul Gupta, MD
Energy-Specific Optimization of Attenuation Thresholds for Low Energy Virtual Monoenergetic Images in Renal Lesion Evaluation Bhavik Patel, MD, MBA
Iodine Quantification in Dual-Energy CT: Influence of Iodine Concentration, Phantom Size, Radiation Dose, and Reconstruction Algorithm on Accuracy in Single-Source Fast kVp-Switching and Dual-Source Dual-Energy CT Andre Euler, MD
Expanding the Definition of a Benign Renal Cyst on Contrast-Enhanced CT: Can Incidental Homogeneous Renal Masses Measuring 21-39 HU Be Safely Ignored? Eric Hu, MD
Precision analysis of a quantitative CT liver surface nodularity score Elliot Varney, BS
MRI Liver Surface Nodularity Score: Optimizing Spline Stiffness to Noninvasively Stage Fibrosis Kelly Cox, MD


Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Round Table Discussions 
7:00 am – 7:45 am

CT Dose in Radiology Reports Donald Frush, MD, FSCBTMR
MRI Safety Ihab Kamel, MD, PHD, FSCBTMR, Alexander Guimaraes, MD, PhD
Intellectual Property and Technology Transfer Andrew Smith, MD, PhD, FSCBTMR

Beyond Interpretation 
8:00 am – 10:15 am

Mergers and Acquisitions: What's Going On? Erik Paulson, MD, FSCBTMR
Physician Payment Reform and Radiology Andrew Rosenkrantz, MD, FSCBTMR
Imaging Improvement: Aiming at Patient Outcomes Ella Kazerooni, MD, FSCBTMR
Implementation of a Radiology Clinical Trials Office Ivan Pedrosa, MD, FSCBTMR

Power Posters
9:15 am – 10:15 am

The Clinical Utility of Inpatient MRI Following an Abdominopelvic CT HeiShun Yu, MD
Quantitative Multiparametric MR analysis of Small Renal Lesions: Correlation With Surgical Pathology Motoyo Yano, MD, PHD
Characteristics of PI-RADS 4 lesions within the prostatic peripheral zone: A retrospective diagnostic accuracy study evaluating 170 lesions. Prasad Shankar, MD
A Combined Web-Based Interactive Prostate MRI Self Assessment and Teaching Module Samuel Pevzner, MD, PhD
Prediction of Overall Survival in Patients with Unresectable HCC who are candidate for Trans-Arterial Chemoembolization: New Model Based on BCLC and Baseline Functional MR Criteria Mounes Aliyari Ghasabeh, MD
Evaluation of Hepatocellular Carcinoma Before and After Transarterial Chemoembolization: Quantifying Residual Tumor Utilizing Novel Software Applied to Dual-Energy CT Images Zachary Lambertsen, MD
The Emerging Role of PET/MR in Yttrium-90 Radioembolization Brian Chin, BS/MS
Relevant Multi-modality Imaging Findings in the Pre-treatment Work up of Patients undergoing Yttrium-90 (Y-90) Radioembolization Stefanie Weinstein, MD
Imaging-Based Response Criteria and Treatment Efficacy Rate of HCC Treated with SBRT in the Cirrhotic Liver Everett Gu, MD
Multiparametric prognostic model utilizing baseline 3D Functional MRI of tumor burden to predict survival in intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma undergoing intra-arterial or systemic chemotherapy Ankur Pandey, MD
Survival and Disease Recurrence Outcomes for Disappearing Colorectal Liver Metastases following Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy Paul Hill, MD, MS
ASiR-V in a Clinical Context: Benchmarking of Low-Contrast Lesion Detectability Using a Mathematical Observer Model and Human Readers Andre Euler, MD
Can scanner-based mDixon T2* measurements replace conventional GRE T2* relaxometry with curve fitting for liver iron content measurement in a pediatric and young adult population? Andrew Trout, MD
The utility of texture analysis for characterization of pancreatic pathology on contrast-enhanced CT HeiShun Yu, MD
Endoscopic Interventions in Acute Pancreatitis: What the Advanced Endoscopist Wants to Know Brendan Case, MD
N.O.T.E.S. in the upper gastro-intestinal tract and post-procedural imaging features: a radiologist's guide Vlad Bura, MD
Non-Contrast Self-Navigated Free-breathing MR Angiography in Children with Suspected Coronary Anomalies: Diagnostic Accuracy Compared to Coronary CT Angiography as the Reference Standard Domenico Mastrodicasa, MD
Prognostic Value of Coronary CT Angiography-Derived Fractional Flow Reserve of Non-Culprit Lesions in Patients with Acute Coronary Syndrome Philipp von Knebel Doeberitz, MD
Iopamidol as an Oral Contrast Media for Computed Tomography: A Taste Comparison to Iohexol, Diatrizoate Sodium, and Barium Sulfate Douglas Rogers, MD
Hospital Costs, Contrast Utilization and Image Quality for a Split-Bolus Dual Enhancement CT Abdominal Pelvic Angiography for Patients Undergoing Lung Transplantation Ranish Khawaja, MD

10:30 am – 11:15 am

Imaging of Hereditary Cancer Syndromes Venkata Katabathina, MD, Srinivasa Prasad, MD, FSCBTMR
Pearls, Pitfalls, and Challenges with Body CT in Oncology Dushyant Sahani, MD, FSCBTMR, Alexander Guimaraes, MD, PhD
Multi-Vendor DECT Integration into Practice Lakshmi Ananthakrishnan, MD, Rendon Nelson, MD, FSCBTMR
MRI of the Brachial Plexus Christopher Beaulieu, MD, PhD, FSCBTMR
Authors at Posters for Comments/Questions

11:30 am – 12:15 pm

CT of the Small Bowel Joel Platt, MD, FSCBTMR
Protocol Development and Radiation Dose Considerations with DECT Rendon Nelson, MD, FSCBTMR, Bhavik Patel, MD
Portal Venous Abnormalities: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly Reena Jha, MD, FSCBTMR, Aarti Sekhar, MD
Interesting and Challenging Liver Cases Sudhakar Venkatesh, MD, FSCBTMR, Michael Wells, MD
Authors at Posters for Comments/Questions

Symposium on Gadolinium Deposition
12:15 pm – 1:30 pm

New ACR Rules for eGFR Monitoring Before Contrast-Enhanced MR Matthew Davenport, MD, FSCBTMR
Gd Deposition Debate: Linear Agents Should No Longer Be Used Jonathan Dillman,  MD, MSC
Gd Deposition Debate: Linear Agents Can Continue to Be Used Scott Reeder, MD, PhD, FSCBTMR
Panel Discussion: 2-3 Case Scenarios – What Would You Do? Scott Reeder, MD, PhD, FSCBTMR, Martin Prince, MD, FSCBTMR, Neil Hansen, MD, Ivan Pedrosa, MD, PhD, FSCBTMR, Jonathan Dillman, MD, MSc 

Image Interpretation Team Competition 
1:30 pm – 3:15 pm

Lauren Alexander, MD Manohar Roda, MD
Michael Orsi, MD Ella Kazerooni, MD, FSCBTMR
Evan Siegelman, MD, FSCBTMR Andrew Smith, MD, PhD, FSCBTMR
Priya Bhosale, MD, FSCBTMR Aarti Sekhar, MD

Kidney and Pancreas 
3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

DEBATE: CT vs MR for Evaluating Renal Masses Ivan Pedrosa, MD, FSCBTMR, Stuart Silverman, MD, FSCBTMR, Bhavik Patel, MD, Nicole Hindman, MD, Les Folio, DO, FSCBTMR, Jurgen Futterer, MD, PhD, FSCBTMR
Managing the Incidental Renal Mass - What's New? Brian Herts, MD, FSCBTMR
Pediatric Renal Masses Donald Frush, MD, FSCBTMR
Essential Report Elements for the Indeterminate Renal Mass Andrew Smith, MD, PhD, FSCBTMR
Review of New Pancreatic ACR Incidental Findings Recommendations Lincoln Berland, MD, FSCBTMR
Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors Eric Tamm, MD, FSCBTMR

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Thoracic and Cardiac Imaging 
8:00 am – 10:00 am

Lung Cancer Screening: Update on Practice Performance Ella Kazerooni, MD, FSCBTMR
Small Airway Diseases Philip Costello, MD, FSCBTMR
Incidental Findings on Chest CT Reginald Munden, MD, FSCBTMR
The Economics of Coronary CTA Geoffrey Rubin, MD, FSCBTMR
Cardiac CT in Adult Congenital Heart Satinder Singh, MD
Practical Utility of DECT in Cardiothoracic Imaging Prabhakar Rajiah, MD
Cardiac CT - State of the Art in 2017 U. Joseph Schoepf, MD, FSCBTMR

Interventional and Functional Imaging 
10:15 am – 12:00 pm

Renal Mass Biopsy: Needed Now More Than Ever Stuart Silverman, MD, FSCBTMR
Management of Complex Procedures David Bolus, MD
Novel MRI Metrics to Assess Treatment Response Ihab Kamel, MD, PhD, FSCBTMR
Planning and Response Assessment to Loco-Regional Therapies Daniel Brown, MD
Never Say No: Tricks for That Impossible Access for Biopsy and Drainage Olga Brook, MD, FSCBTMR
ABCs of Immunotherapy Priya Bhosale, MD, FSCBTMR


7:30 am – 12:05 pm: Multi-Energy CT half day workshop
The workshop will take place during the first half of the day. For just $200 you will be able to partake in three individual sessions

6:30 – 8:30 pm: On-site Focus Group, sponsored by Bayer 
Dinner with a small group of radiology professionals with MRI-related responsibilities to discuss topics relating to the current state of radiology and particularly within the MRI segment.

5:00 pm – 6:30 pm Welcome Reception – Exhibit Hall  

6:30-7:30 pm: Mentoring Session
Featuring three 10-minute TED-esque talks followed by questions / discussion, including

12:00 – 1:15 pm: Annual Business Meeting (Members Only)
12:15 PM - 1:15 pm: Lunch in Exhibit Hall
1:15 pm – 3:00 pm Don't Let This Happen to You! (Cases We'd Like to Do Over)  

7:00 am – 8:00 am:  Members in Training and Leadership Breakfast
All members in training are invited to meet and learn from SCBT-MR leadership over breakfast!

1:15 pm – 4:25 pm: Scientific Sessions

Tuesday,  SEPTEMBER 12, 2017
12:00 pm Lunch Symposium on Gadolinium Deposition. RSVP required
1:15 pm – 3:15 pm: Image Interpretation Team Competition 

Don't forget round tables and workshops will be held Sunday - Tuesday. Learn More  

Meeting Highlights

Over 25 Hours of Lecture Time
Earn AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
Debates with Top Specialists
Round Tables- Small Group Discussion with the Experts
Image Interpretation Panel Team Competition
Cases We'd Like to Do Over
Scientific Research
Network with Experts and Peers

Online recording of the full course available to full meeting registrants for an opportunity to earn SA-CME.