CME Radiology Grand Rounds


1st Tuesdays, 7:30 am - 8:30 am (except June, July, & August)

3rd Thursdays, 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm (except June, July, & August)


Global Learning Objectives:

1. Critically analyze research, guidelines and appropriate use criteria to develop best-practice diagnosis and treatment strategies

2. Evaluate latest innovations in imaging to assess safety and effectiveness

Date/Time Venue


Talk Title

October 20, 2011



Ronald L. Arenson, MD, FACR

Chairman, Dept of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging


The Future of Radiology with Health Reform

November 1, 2011


Clark Auditorium

Frederick M. Dirbas, MD

Associate Professor, Dept of Surgery

Stanford University

Emerging Results with Single Fraction, Intraoperative Radiotherapy for Breast Cancer

November 17, 2011



Shreyas Vasanawala, MD

Associate Professor, Dept of Radiology

Stanford University

Fast Body MRI

December 6, 2011


Clark Auditorium

Albert Hsiao, MD, PhD

Resident, Dept of Radiology

Stanford University

Fast, Comprehensive Congenital Cardiac MRI

January 19, 2012


Munzer Auditorium

William G. Bradley, MD, PhD, FACR

Chairman, Department of Radiology


MRI over the next Decade: Quo Vadis?

February 7, 2012


Clark Auditorium

Bruce R. Rosen, MD, PhD

Professor in Radiology
Director, Athinoula A Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging

Harvard Medical School

MR/PET, And Other Cool Things

February 16, 2012


LPCH Freidenrich Auditorium

Albert John Sinusas, MD

Professor of Medicine/Cardiology and Diagnostic Radiology

Yale School of Medicine

Multimodality Imaging of Post-MI Remodeling

March 6, 2012


Clark Auditorium

Paul Laeseke, MD, PhD

Resident, Dept of Radiology

Stanford University

Microwave Ablation: From the Bench to the Bedside and Beyond

March 15, 2012


LPCH Freidenrich Auditorium

Richard Wahl, MD, FACR

Director, Division of Nuclear Medicine/PET
Henry N. Wagner, Jr., MD Professor of Nuclear Medicine
Professor of Radiation and Oncology
Vice Chair, Technology and New Business Development

Johns Hopkins Medicine

Forays into Molecular Imaging and Therapy

April 3, 2012


Clark Auditorium

F. Ed Boas, MD, PhD

Resident, Dept of Radiology

Stanford University

CT Metal Artifact Reduction and Other Image Post-Processing Applications

April 19, 2012



Frank M. Longo, MD, PhD

Professor and Chair, Dept. of Neurology and Neurological Sciences

Stanford University

How Will Brain Imaging Contribute to Developing Alzheimer's Therapeutics?

May 1, 2012


Clark Auditorium

Johannes Czernin, MD

Professor and Vice Chair

UCLA Molecular and Medical Pharmacology

Functional Imaging with Novel Tracers: Are we Truly Ready to Probe Biological Questions in Oncology?

May 17, 2012



Hedvig Hricak, MD, PhD

Chair, Department of Radiology

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Gary M. Glazer Lectureship

Oncologic Imaging: A Guiding Hand of Personalized Cancer Care

Course Directors: Sanjiv Sam Gambhir, MD, PhD and Andrei H. Iagaru, MD



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