Cardiac PET Intensive Workshop Faculty & Agenda



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View the world-renowned expert cardiac PET imagers that will lead the Cardiac PET Intensive Workshop and see the agenda below.


Program Director

 

Mouaz Al-Mallah, MD, FASNC
Houston Methodist Hospital
Houston, TX


Faculty

Ian Armstrong, PhD
Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust
Manchester, UK

Parthiban Arumugam, MD
Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust
Manchester, UK

Rob Beanlands, MD, MASNC
University of Ottawa Heart Institute
Ottawa, CA

Dennis Calnon, MD, MASNC
OhioHealth Heart & Vascular Physicians
Columbus, OH

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

Robert deKemp, PhD, MASNC
University of Ottawa Heart Institute
Ottawa, ON

Dr. Di Carli

Marcelo Di Carli, MD, MASNC 
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA

Rupa Sanghani, MD, FASNC
Rush University Medical Center
Chicago, IL

Asbjorn Scholtens, MD
Meander Medisch Centrum
Amersfoort, NL

Gary Small, MB, ChB, PhD
University of Ottawa Heart Institute
Ottawa, CA

Prem Soman, MD, PhD, MASNC
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA

 


Agenda

 

Friday 

10:00 am  

Welcome and Logistics 

 

10:10 am 

Breakout Sessions 

 

Group 1 

Breakout 1: Myocardial Perfusion Imaging  

Dennis Calnon, MD; Rupa Sanghani, MD; Ian Armstrong, PhD

Group 2 

Breakout 2: Myocardial Perfusion Imaging  

Mouaz Al-Mallah, MD; Marcelo Di Carli, MD; Rob Beanlands, MD

Group 3 

Breakout 3: Metabolic Imaging  

Panithaya Chareonthaitawee, MD; Mouaz Al-Mallah, MD; Asbjorn Scholtens, MD     

11:40 am 

Break – Visit Virtual Exhibits 

 

12:10 pm 

Breakout Sessions  

 

Group 2 

Breakout 1: Myocardial Perfusion Imaging  

Dennis Calnon, MD; Rupa Sanghani, MD; Ian Armstrong, PhD

Group 3 

Breakout 2: Myocardial Perfusion Imaging  

Rob Beanlands, MD; Rob deKemp, PhD; Marcelo Di Carli, MD;

Group 1 

Breakout 3: Metabolic Imaging  

Panithaya Chareonthaitawee, MD; Mouaz Al-Mallah, MD; Asbjorn Scholtens, MD     

1:40 pm  

Recap and Adjourn 

Mouaz Al-Mallah, MD 

 

 

 

Saturday 

10:00 am 

Highlights of Day 1 

Mouaz Al-Mallah, MD 

10:05 am 

Breakout Sessions 

 

Group 3 

Breakout 1: Myocardial Perfusion Imaging  

Dennis Calnon, MD; Rupa Sanghani, MD

Group 1 

Breakout 2: Myocardial Perfusion Imaging  

Mouaz Al-Mallah, MD; Rob deKemp, PhD; Gary Small, MD

Group 2 

Breakout 3: Metabolic Imaging  

Mouaz Al-Mallah, MD; Panithaya Chareonthaitawee, MD; Asbjorn Scholtens, MD

11:35 am 

Lunch  Visit Virtual Exhibits 

 

12:30 pm 

Breakout Sessions 

 

Group 1 

Breakout 4: Myocardial Perfusion Imaging 

Gary Small, MB, PhD; Marcelo Di Carli, MD; Rupa Sanghani, MD

Group 2 

Breakout 5: Myocardial Perfusion Imaging 

Parthiban Arumugam, MD; Panithaya Chareonthiatawee, MD; Prem Soman, MD, PhD

Group 3 

Breakout 6: Identifying and Troubleshooting Artifacts 

Mouaz Al-Mallah, MD; Dennis Calnon, MD; Rob deKemp, PhD

2:00 pm 

Recap and Adjourn 

Mouaz Al-Mallah, MD 

     

Sunday 

10:00 am

Roundtable Q&A 

All Faculty 

10:30 am

Breakout Sessions 

 

Group 2

Breakout 4: Myocardial Perfusion Imaging 

Gary Small, MB, PhD; Marcelo Di Carli, MD; Rob Beanlands, MD 

Group 3

Breakout 5: Myocardial Perfusion Imaging 

Parthiban Arumugam, MD; Panithaya Chareonthiatawee, MD; Prem Soman, MD, PhD

Group 1

Breakout 6: Identifying and Troubleshooting Artifacts 

Mouaz Al-Mallah, MD;Dennis Calnon, MD; Rob deKemp, PhD

12:00 pm 

Break – Visit Virtual Exhibits 

 

12:30 pm 

Breakout Sessions 

 

Group 3

Breakout 4: Myocardial Perfusion Imaging 

Gary Small, MB, PhD; Marcelo Di Carli, MD; Rob Beanlands, MD 

Group 1

Breakout 5: Myocardial Perfusion Imaging 

Parthiban Arumugam, MD; Panithaya Chareonthiatawee, MD; Prem Soman, MD, PhD

Group 2

Breakout 6: Identifying and Troubleshooting Artifacts 

Mouaz Al-Mallah, MD;Dennis Calnon, MD; Rob deKemp, PhD

  2:00 pm Cardiac PET Reimbursement Update Kathleen Flood and Georgia Lawrence

2:30 pm

Final Q&A, Wrap-up and Adjourn 

Mouaz Al-Mallah, MD 

 

 

 
 

Pre-recorded lectures

  • PET Physics 101 –James Case, PhD
  • PET Myocardial Perfusion Imaging Protocols - Mouaz Al-Mallah, MD
  • Principles and Quality Control Steps for Quantification of Myocardial Blood Flow – Robert deKemp, PhD
  • Metabolic Imaging – Panithaya Chareonthaitawee, MD
  • How to Integrate CAC and MBF into the PET Report - Marcelo Di Carli, MD
  • Addressing Incidental Findings – Timothy Bateman, MD
  • Considerations in Setting Up a PET Lab – Rupa Sanghani, MD
  • Clinical Value of PET Imaging – Dennis Calnon, MD 
  • Cardiac PET Reimbursement – Denise Merlino, CPC, MBA, CNMT