2021 Board Exam Prep Course


A study tool personalized to the content areas you need most

Whether you’re preparing for 2021 Nuclear Cardiology Board Exams or just want to stay current on board-focused updates in nuclear cardiology, the live virtual ASNC Nuclear Cardiology Board Exam Prep Course is for you. Learn from a renowned group of faculty, who are experts in the field, with content tailored to meet your study needs.
The unique virtual format of the Nuclear Cardiology Board Exam Prep Course provides:
  • Interactive Q&A with faculty experts during the live virtual meeting September 18-19
  • Four practice exams, including faculty review and answer explanations tailored to attendee pre-test responses
  • Self-paced course available for up to 7 weeks (from August 13-October 3, 2021) to review recorded lectures and take the self-paced practice exams associated with the lecture material, based on the CBNC exam blueprint. 

Registration is open through 12:00 PM ET on Sept. 19

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  NEW for 2021:

  • Can't attend the Sept. 18-19 virtual meeting? Access the sessions from the live meeting through Oct. 3 on the virtual event platform!
  • Access the self-paced virtual course materials and 18 video lectures from faculty experts—available starting Aug. 13
  • 8 new faculty experts
  • New hot topics include:
    • Focused Topic: Nuclear Integration in Multimodality Imaging
    • Patient-Centered Imaging 
    • Production and Management of Radionuclides and Radiopharmaceuticals
  • New BOARD PREP GOLD and BOARD PREP PLATINUM registration packages available
  • Earn up to 26.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ and 26.5 MOC points.

Credits CME MOC

Accreditation and Continuing Education Credit
The American Society of Nuclear Cardiology is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American Society of Nuclear Cardiology designates this internet live activity for 26.5* AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Maintenance of Certification 
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 26.5* medical knowledge Maintenance of Certification (MOC) points in the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) MOC program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credits.


Program Director and Course Chair

Dr. Bourque

Jamieson M. Bourque, MD, MHS, FASNC 
University of Virginia Health System
Charlottesville, VA


Karthikeyan Ananthasubramaniam, MD, FASNC
Director Nuclear Cardiology/Cardiac PET, Division of Cardiology,
Dept. of Internal Medicine
Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital
West Bloomfield, MI


James A. Case, PhD, MASNC 
Cardiovascular Imaging Technologies, LLC
Kansas City, MO

Panithaya Chareonthaitawee, MD, FACC, FAHA 
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Rochester, MN

C. David Cooke, MSEE 
Emory University School of Medicine
Atlanta, GA

E. Gordon DePuey, MD, MASNC     
Mount Sinai Morningside Hospital
New York, NY
Marcelo Di Carli, MD, MASNC
Brigham and Women's Hospital 
Boston, MA

Wendy Galbraith, PharmD, FAPhA, BCNP
The University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Oklahoma City, OK

Robert C. Hendel, MD, MASNC
Tulane University School of Medicine
New Orleans, LA 

Mark C. Hyun, CNMT, NCT, RS, RT(N)(R)(CT), FASNC
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Los Angeles, CA

Saurabh Malhotra, MD, MPH, FACC, FASNC 
Cook County Health
Chicago, IL

Ronald G. Schwartz, MD, MS, FACC, FAHA, ABNM, MASNC 
University of Rochester Medical Center
Rochester, NY

Prem Soman, MD, PhD, MASNC, FACC, FRCP (UK)  
UPMC Heart & Vascular Institute
Pittsburgh, PA

Randall C. Thompson, MD, FASNC
Saint Luke’s Mid America Heart Institute
University of Missouri-Kansas City
Kansas City, MO

David E. Winchester, MD, MS, FACP, FACC, FASNC
Malcom Randall VAMC
University of Florida College of Medicine
Gainesville, FL

ASNC has received the highest level of recognition, Accreditation with Commendation, from the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME). Accreditation with Commendation is awarded to CME providers that demonstrate compliance in all aspects of accreditation requirements and for demonstrating exemplary engagement with the environment in support of physician learning and physician quality improvement.

 CBNC Upcoming Dates

  • The CBNC application window is open for submissions for the Nuclear Cardiology Board Exam November 9–December 30, 2021. 

  • The Certification Late Application Deadline is Thursday, September 30, 2021.
    • ​The 13th Hour Application Deadline is Thursday, October 14, 2021.
  • The Recertification Late Application Deadline is Thursday, September 30, 2021.
    • ​The 13th Hour Application Deadline is Thursday, October 14, 2021.