MPI 6: Radiation Safety in Nuclear Cardiology
Recorded On: 12/04/2013
ASNC and IAEA bring you the sixth in a series of FREE online webinars* on Myocardial Perfusion Imaging (MPI) on Wednesday, December 4th at 9:00 p.m. (Pacific Time). This free live webinar on “Radiation Safety in Nuclear Cardiology” is designed to increase cardiologists, radiologists, and nuclear medicine physicians' knowledge of MPI and radiation safety in clinical practice.
Speaker Andrew J. Einstein, MD, PhD (Columbia University Medical Center) will provide an overview of "Radiation Exposure from Cardiac Imaging: Why We Should Be Concerned and What We Can Do About It," and speaker Manuel D. Cerqueira, MD, FACC, FAHA, FASNC (Case Western Reserve University / Cleveland Clinic) will discuss "Practical Approaches to Dose Reduction in Nuclear Cardiology."
Andrew J. Einstein, M.D., Ph.D.
Victoria and Esther Aboodi Assistant Professor of Medicine
Herbert Irving Assistant Professor of Medicine (in Radiology)
Director, Cardiac CT Research
Co-Director, Cardiac CT and MRI
Columbia University Medical Center
Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology
Manuel D. Cerqueira, M.D., FACC FAHA FASNC
Professor of Radiology and Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University
Chairman, Department of Nuclear Medicine, Imaging Institute
Staff Cardiologist, Heart and Vascular Institute Cleveland Clinic