CME Visiting Professor Lecture
Professor Hedvig Hricak, MD
New Horizons in Oncologic Imaging
Friday, September 11th, 2015
12:00 – 1:00 pm
Sam Jackson Hall 4248
View the recorded session here
This CME Visiting Professor Lecture is Co-sponsored by Diagnostic Radiology, Oregon Radiological Society and Radiation Medicine.
Dr. Hricak is Chair of the Department of Radiology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center and holds a senior position within the Program of Molecular Pharmacology and Chemistry at the Sloan-Kettering Institute. She is also Professor at the Gerstner Sloan-Kettering Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, and Professor of Radiology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University.
Dr. Hricak’s own expertise is in cross-sectional anatomic and molecular imaging, particularly of gynecologic and prostate cancers. Her research focuses on the evidence-based use of imaging in cancer management, including detection, treatment selection, treatment planning, and treatment follow-up. Dr. Hricak was one of the pioneers in establishing the use of MRI and CT for gynecologic cancers and the application of MRI and MR spectroscopy for prostate cancer. She has published over 390 peer-reviewed original research articles and more than 300 review articles, editorials, and book chapters, as well as 18 books.
Dr. Hricak has received the Marie Sklodowska-Curie Award from the American Association for Women Radiologists, the gold medals of the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, the Association of University Radiologists, the Asian Oceanian Society of Radiology, and the European Society of Radiology, the Beclere medal of the International Society of Radiology, the Schinz Medal of the Swiss Society of Radiology, the Morocco Medal of Merit, the Jean A Vezina French Canadian Award of Innovation, and the Order of the Croatian Morning Star of Katarina Zrinska Presidential Award of Croatia.
Target Audience: OHSU and Regional, Primary Care Physicians, Specialty Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners.
- To appreciate the interdisciplinary nature of oncologic imaging.
- To understand the need for improving the clinical relevance and added value of oncologic imaging reports.
- To examine the need for incorporating biology into medical imaging education
Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
OHSU School of Medicine, Division of CME, designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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