speakers and Program

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 Keynote Speaker - Quality Issues, Effectiveness and Politics in Breast Cancer Screening

 

Digital Breast Tomosynthesis - Physicist Perspective

Presentations:
Keynote Address
Digital Breast Tomosynthesis - Physicist Perspective

 

Martin Yaffe, PhD, C.M.
Senior Scientist
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
Toronto, Ontario

 

Presentation:
Moving Towards a Unified Mammo Canadian QC Standard

Markirit Armutlu, MSc PSO
Director, Quality Assurance
The Canadian Association of Radiologists

Controversies Associated with the Risk of Low Dose Radiation
(in conjuction with Imaging Winter School)

Presentation:
Controversies with Risk of LDR

Sandor Demeter, MHSc, MSc, MHP, FRCPC
Section Head of Nuclear Medicine
Health Sciences Centre/download.php?id=1121Winnipeg, MB

Informatics I - The digital breast image: interoperability and management

Informatics II - Medical displays in mammography

Presentations:
Informatics I
Informatics II

Alain Gauvin, MSc, MBA, MCCPM, DABR, DABMP, CIIP
Manager of RIS-PACS
McGill University Health Centre
Montreal, QC

Current and Upcoming Technologies:

GE Contrast Enhanced Spectral Mammography:
technology & clinical literature review

Razvan Iordache, PhD,
Principle Engineer
Breast Care Advanced Imaging and Applications,
GE Healthcare
Paris, France

Tricks of the Trade QC
Image Artifacts
Moving Towards a Unified Mammo Canadian QC Standard

Presentations:
Image Artefacts
Moving Towards a Unified Mammo Canadian QC Standard
Tricks of the Trade QC

 Gordon Mawdsley, P.Phys, FCCPM
Imaging Research Group
Sunnybrook Research Institute
Toronto, ON

 

Introductory Ultrasound Physics for Breast Imaging

Presentation:
Utrasound in Breast Imaging

 

 Daniel Rickey, PhD, MCCPM
Imaging Physicist
Cancer Care Manitoba
Winnipeg,  MB

 

Mammography QC for the Technologist: More than just phantom images……..

Moving Towards a Unified Mammo Canadian QC Standard

Evolving Role of Mammography Physicist

Presentations:
Tricks of the Trade
Moving Towards a Unified Mammo Canadian QC Standard

Stephanie Schofield, RTR
Quality Control Technologist, Diagnostic Imaging
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Halifax, NS

 

Digital Breast Tomosynthesis - Clinical Perspective

Screening for Breast Cancer: Controversies and Emerging Trends

Evolving Role of Mammography Physicist

Presentations:
Screening for Breast Cancer
Digital Breast Tomosynthesis

Jean M. Seely, MD,  FRCPC
Head of Breast Imaging
The Ottawa Hospital
Ottawa, ON

 

MRI in Breast Imaging

Presentation:
MRI In Breast Imaging

Atiyah Yahya, PhD, FCCPM
Medical Physicist
Cross Cancer Institute
Edmonton, AB