14th SPR Advanced Symposium on Pediatric Cardiovascular Imaging

October 12-14, 2018 
The 2 ½ day course will provide updated information regarding advanced utilization of non-invasive imaging for children with cardiovascular disease, with emphasis on MRI. 

Learning Objectives:

Discuss the use of MR data for clinical management of patients with repaired TOF, TGA, and valvar regurgitation.

Discuss the use of MR data for clinical management of patients with single ventricles and what imaging is needed to support stem cell therapy in the future.

Discuss how imaging can help in the decision-making of early vs delayed repair of CHD in neonates.

Discuss advanced applications of cardiac CT beyond just morphology. Discuss the current knowledge of applying MR stress test for detection of ischemia in pediatric patients with CHD.

Discuss recent application of 4D-flow, compressed sensing and deep learning in MR imaging of patients with CHD Exchange cardiovascular MR experience and build networks among attendees and faculties.

Course Program


Accreditation Statement
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the American College of Radiology and Society of Pediatric Radiology. The American College of Radiology is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 

Credit Designation Statement
The American College of Radiology designates this activity for a maximum of 17.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The American College of Radiology is approved by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) as a Recognized Continuing Education Evaluation Mechanism (RCEEM) to sponsor and/or review Continuing Medical Educational programs for Radiologic Technologists and Radiation Therapists.

The American College of Radiology designates this educational activity as meeting the criteria for up to 19 Category A credit hours of the ARRT.


- Early-bird registration fee (until August 31, 2018)$595 
- Regular registration fee (after August 31, 2018)$695 
- Residents/Fellows registration fee (Letter from training program required)$300    

Sunday, October 14, 2018 at 8:00am to 12:30pm

Renaissance ClubSport Walnut Creek Hotel 2805 Jones Road, Walnut Creek, CA 94597