The 2021 virtual mammography program will provide a minimum of 15 hours of material for mammography physicists and technologists. The workshop will run over four Fridays (April 9, 16, 23 and 30). Speakers include radiologists, physicists and technologists. The workshop will give participants an overview of CARMAP accreditation and image scoring. Risk models and aspects of quality control including that for display monitors will also be discussed. In addition, the workshop will provide content related to different provincial approaches to mammography, artificial intelligence and other recent innovations in mammography. The workshop will also discuss how COVID has affected breast screening and mammography.
Click here for program and click here for list of confirmed speakers.
Registration: Fee of $200 ($250 late fee after March 26th) for the entire workshop, Registration closed April 8th at 12 noon EDT.
Continuing Education Credits
This meeting will be applying to CAMPEP for approval of MPCEC hours . Please note that AAPM does not endorse the product in question: rather, it endorsed the educational component of the program.
This meeting will also be applying for category "A" credits to CAMRT, which is also recognized by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT).
Idris Elbakri, PhD, MCCPM, CancerCare Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB
Atiyah Yahya, Ph.D., FCCPM, P.Eng., Cross Cancer Institute, Edmonton, AB
Stephanie Schofield, RTR, Nova Scotia Health Authority, Halifax
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