Nuclear Cardiology Virtual Boot Camp for Fellows-in-Training


Nuclear Cardiology Virtual Boot Camp for Fellows-in-Training will be offered in four 90-minute sessions, one session per day for four days. Think of it like an intense workout with Program Director Saurabh Malhotra, MD, MPH, FASNC, and faculty guiding you through two to three essential topics per session.

Boot Camp registration is complimentary for ASNC FIT members; non-members pay $30. 


Featured Topics

Nuclear physics and instrumentation; stress testing protocols; image interpretation and reporting; CAD testing; appropriate use and application; cardiac PET; SPECT artifacts; and cardiac amyloidosis imaging. 


Registration

This program is offered to ASNC Fellow-in-Training Members for FREE. Nonmembers can register for $30.



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Program Director



 

Saurabh Malhotra, MD, MPH, FASNC
Cook County Health




Course Objectives

  • Recognize the proper application of the ACC/ASNC AUC across a variety of patients
  • Employ optimal methodology to acquire, process, interpret, and report nuclear cardiology studies
  • Evaluate the benefits and risks of new protocols and imaging technologies and how to incorporate these into clinical practice
  • Review and improve interpretation skills in standard and emerging technologies in nuclear cardiology
  • Recognize how to utilize clinical practice guidelines to enhance performance, document compliance, and improve clinical management Analyze and update the basic physiological approach to stress testing and perfusion imaging
  • Review the role of radionuclide myocardial perfusion imaging in the diagnosis and prognosis of coronary artery disease
  • Evaluate the role of complementary myocardial imaging techniques including cardiovascular computed tomography

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Astellas Pharma Global Development Inc.