Radiology Events

Radiology CME Grand Rounds and Visiting Professors

We invite professors from around the country to speak at our institution to enhance our residents and local radiologists knowledge base.  Our visiting lecturers can be viewed online via live streaming in case you are unable to join us in person. Our target audience for our lectures are OHSU local and Regional, Primary Care Physicians, Specialty Physicians, Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners. CME is available.

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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Friday June 10th

We are honored to have, presenting at diagnostic radiology grand rounds, visiting professor from University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine in Pittsburgh, PA:

Mitchel Tublin, MD

Professor Mitchell Tublin, MD

Thyroid Nodules- To biopsy or not to biopsy?

Friday, June 10th
12:00-1:00 pm Radiology Classroom 10C26
View the recorded session here

This CME Visiting Professor Lecture is Co-sponsored by Diagnostic Radiology and Oregon Radiological Society.
Dr. Tublin's Bio

Dr. Tublin is a Professor of Radiology at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine  He is the Vice Chair of Clinical and Academic Affairs and is the Abdominal Imaging Section Chief at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center.  Dr. Tublin received a bachelor’s degree in History from the University of Pennsylvania and an MD from SUNY Buffalo School of Medicine.  He trained in Internal Medicine and Diagnostic Radiology at the University of Pittsburgh and completed a fellowship in Abdominal Imaging at the same institution.  His recent research interests include endocrine and renal functional imaging; this basic and clinical research has resulted in over 80 peer reviewed publications and numerous book chapters.  He previously was the head of the RSNA Ultrasound subcommittee and was an AJR Melvin Figley fellow.  He is currently the President of the Society of Radiologists in Ultrasound and he is a member of  the editorial advisory board of the Journal of the Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine.

Subspecialty Interests

Clinical Interests: endocrine imaging, hepatobiliary imagingrenal cryoablation

Research Interests: Ultrasound contrast agents, renal perfusion quantification, novel techniques for thyroid nodule characterization

Learning Objectives

  1. Understand the factors accounting for the increased incidence and prevalence of differentiate thyroid carcinoma.
  2. Explain sonographic features historically used to differentiate between benign and malignant thyroid nodules.
  3. Utilize current consensus statements (SRU, ATA 2016) to determine the appropriate management of thyroid nodules.