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Spectrum Cardiac Imaging

GE Healthcare

5 Day Initial Certification Course

The Australian Institute of Cardiovascular CT Masters Series course is a 5 day offering of comprehensive lectures, live scanning, workup and interpretation of CT coronary angiograms.

The program is directed towards Cardiologists, Radiologists, Nuclear Medicine Physicians, Registrars and Fellows with any previous level of experience. Training will provide the neccesary course work and maximum allowable live and library case load for Level A ANZ CTCA accreditation and will meet the case requirements for SCCT Level 2 accreditation. 27 CPD points per day attended have been allocated by RANZCR.
Participants will use individual GE AW VolumeShare 2 workstations and the latest cardiac CT post processing software. Interrogation of a minimum of 150 cases in a tutorial environment will cover the full spectrum of pathologies from routine to the most challenging. Correlation with invasive angiography is available in many of the studies that will be reviewed.

One full day of scanning. Additional time will be allocated for self study using an extensive library of CTCA cases.

Reading of a basic Cardiac CT text beforehand will maximize the benefit to the registrant of the expertise provided during the course.

Educational objectives

  • To achieve competence in post processing and interpretation of CT coronary angiography data sets
  • Recognition of artifacts, accuracy and limitations of the technology
  • Understanding workflow through a CTCA facility
  • Understanding the role of CTCA in patient management
  • Provide maximum allowable case load and all necessary course work for ANZ Level A accreditation
  • Meet case load for (US) level II SCCT accreditation

Target Audience

  • Cardiologists,Radiologists, Nuclear Medicine Physicians and Imaging Trainees.
  • The course is accredited for 27 CPD points per day by RANZCR.

Registration Fee

The cost of the comprehensive 5 day training program is $8,000.00 AUD plus 10% GST per participant or $6,000 + GST for up to 3 Registrars. The cost includes a welcome dinner, daily breakfast and lunch. See the Register Online page to reserve your place.

Location

Zest @ Royal Motor Yacht Club
21 Wunulla Rd
Point Piper
NSW 2027
http://www.zest.net.au
ZEST @ Royal Motor Yacht Club is located in prestigious Point Piper, overlooking Rose Bay. Only minutes from the city, the Royal Motor Yacht Club offers astounding views of Sydney Harbour and its surrounds.

Accommodation

Corporate room and breakfast rates have been arranged the Medina Apartments, Double Bay, just a short walk from the venue.

Please mention AICCT when booking.

Medina Apartments Double Bay
36 Ocean Avenue
Double Bay, NSW 2028
Australia
Telephone: +61 2 8353 8988
Fax: +61 2 8353 8999

Email: medb@medina.com.au