Faculty Development in Education
Sunday, April 30, 7:30 am–9:30 am
Gain insights into mentorship and guidance, building a teaching file, using technology to aid teaching efforts, and interactive teaching techniques.
Contrast Reaction: Now What Do We Do?
Sunday, April 30, 10:00 am–12:00 noon
There are few clinical situations in most radiology practices or departments that require immediate medical intervention from a radiologist. The management of an adverse contrast reaction is one such situation. This course will present six clinical scenarios to better prepare radiologists in identifying and managing severe contrast reactions until the necessary clinical help arrives.
Pain, Joy, and Meaning at Work
Sunday, April 30, 10:00 am–12 noon
This course addresses health concerns in radiology practice, stressing ergonomics and repetitive strain injuries. Learn tips to avoid potential dangers and gain insights on how to remain healthy, happy, and committed.
Radiology Payment Systems: Present and Future
Sunday, April 30, 1:00 pm–3:00 pm
Physician payment systems are transitioning quickly from historical volume-based fee-for-service models to new value-based alternative payment models. To optimize their financial performance, radiology practices must succeed in both systems, often simultaneously. This session will highlight principles and strategies to optimally navigate this period of rapid change.
Colombia Meets America: Imaging of Thoracic Infections
Sunday, April 30
1:00 pm–3:00 pm (Part 1)
3:30 pm–5:30 pm (Part 2)
Experts in thoracic imaging representing both the Asociación Colombiana de Radiología and ARRS will present material on community-acquired infections, tuberculosis, nontuberculous mycobacterial infections, fungal
infections, and parasitic infections.
Presented in Spanish with English Translation Available
Up to 200 headsets will be available in New Orleans for in-person participants to hear the English translation. Virtual participants may select the English translation through their Virtual Meeting portal.
Radiology Year in Review
Sunday, April 30, 3:30 pm–4:30 pm
With the growing number of radiology journals as well as the increasing complexity of radiologists’ practices, staying on top of the latest peer-reviewed literature can be challenging. Discover the most noteworthy and must-read articles in radiology from the American Journal of Roentgenology over the past year—across the spectrum of radiology.
New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival
This world famous festival offers a range of music (pop, rock, gospel, jazz, rap, and R&B) on multiple stages as well as second-line parades, kids’ activities, food, crafts, demonstrations and cultural displays. Big names along with local and regional
favorites participate in this festival. More information is available at www.nojazzfest.com/.