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Join us in D.C. for the Third Annual VI Workshop!

September 07 2016 by Izzy Ramaswamy

Join us in D.C. for the Third Annual VI Workshop!

October 29th and 30th

Earn 10 CE Credits towards your VI Board

Take advantage of participating in a Mock Registry, including a post-test discussion with Workshop Speakers

Saturday

 

  • 8:00 Patient Care and Assessment (1.0 CE CREDIT)
    • This lecture will focus on developing the necessary skills to properly assess patients for a variety of IR procedures, managing patients during procedures, handling medical emergencies, and post procedure care.
  • 9:00 Anatomy and Pathology (1.5 CE CREDIT)
    • A comprehensive review of vascular and nonvascular anatomy as well as corresponding 

 pathology.

  • 10:45 Neuro Anatomy and Pathology (1.0 CE CREDIT)
    • A one hour review of the anatomy, pathology, and common interventional procedures utilized in Neuro-Interventional Radiology. 
  • 11:30 Diagnostic and Interventional Inventory (1.5 CE CREDIT)
    • The construction, design, and indications for use of both diagnostic and interventional inventory will be discussed.
  • 2:00 Core Cases (1.0 CE CREDIT)
    • Case studies involving core IR procedures; PTC, PCN, Visceral Arteriograms, and Peripheral Arteriograms.
  • 3:00 Textbook TIPS: Perfect Complex Cases (1.0 CE CREDIT)
    • A look at “textbook” examples of patients requiring more complex interventions. TIPS, TAA, and AAA will all be covered.

 

 Sunday

 

  • 8:00am Mock Registry (2.0 CE CREDITS)

Participants will have two hours to complete a Mock Vascular Interventional Board that will help to prepare them for their registry

  • 10:00pm Post-test discussion (1.0 CE CREDIT)

A post test discussion will be held at which time participants will have the opportunity to review their mock registry results, ask questions, and engage with speakers.

 

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TIME TO NOMINATE FOR 2017

September 05 2016 by Izzy Ramaswamy

Each year the AVIR recognizes leaders within our ever growing field on Interventional Radiology. We are very pleased to announce we are now accepting nominations for our AVIR Award of Excellence, Fellowship Award, and our newest addition; the President's Award of Educational Excellence!

The recipients of these three awards will be recognized and presented their respected awards at our annual meeting held in conjunction with the Society of Interventional Radiology in Washington D.C. on Tuesday March 7th.

Do you know someone that embodies all that we stand for in patient care? Please consider nominating them for one of these awards! Visit our website for more information and to submit your nomination form!

 

 

CLICK HERE to nominate someone you know...

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