SMRT ANZ 2019 Annual Meeting


11 RANZCR CPD points can be claimed for attendance at the SMRT ANZ Chapter 14th Annual Meeting.

Meet Our Keynote Speakers:

Hersh Chandarana, M.D., MBA
NYU School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA

Rhys Slough BSc (Hons) PgDip MRI
Cambridge University, Cambridge, UK

Jan Casselman, M.D., Ph.D.
AZ Sint-Jan Brugge-Oostende, Brugge, Belgium

Day 1 – Saturday, 14 September 2019
07:30 Registration & Coffee/Muffins
  Forum 1
Moderator: Kate Negus
08:25 Welcome Kylie Walters
SMRT ANZ President
08:30 Keynote: New MR Techniques in Imaging of the Middle & Inner Ear Dr Jan Casselman
AZ Sint-Jan Brugge-Oostende
09:15 Diamond Sponsor Presentation: Philips  
09:30 Fetal MRI Dr Ajay Taranath
Women's & Children's Hospital Adelaide
10:00 Break
  Forum 2
Moderator: Sarah Green
10:30 Keynote: MRI Artefacts Causes & Some Cures Mr Rhys Slough
Cambridge University Hospitals 
11:15 Implementing Online Safety Learning for Non MR Staff Paula Ciccozzi
Women's & Children's Hospital Adelaide 
11:30 MRI Safety Update Dr Donald McRobbie
12:00 Lunch
  Forum 3
Moderator: Sam Wilson
13:00 MRI Safety Forum
Mr Rhys Slough
Dr Donald McRobbie
Dr Greg Brown 
13:30 Battle of the Divisions
A competition between the 9 ANZ divisions of rapid-fire presentations, with each speaker presenting a maximum of 5 slides in 5 minutes.
Who will take out this year's prize? You decide!

Not your usual avulsionNadine Al-Kattan
North Island NZ Division
Don’t be a sucker for SOSSophia Mortensen
South Island NZ Division
Stirring up traditional Multiple Sclerosis ImagingStephanie Barone
NSW Division
Mad Cow DiseaseGemma Stoddart
VIC Division
A beginner’s quick fix guide to common artefacts in MRIRob Waters
ACT Division
GP MRI - A Cryptic case with FLAIRLeon Smith
WA Division
MRI On Speed: Applications of Compressed SensingAshleigh Smith
TAS Division
The corruption of the Flair sequence in the context of supplemental oxygenMark Denham
QLD Division
Stresses and successes of MR LymphangiographyAnthony Nocera
SA Division
14:30 Voting
14:45 Break
  Forum 4
Moderator: Mark Chapman
15:15 Keynote: Role of MRI in Chronic Liver Disease Dr Hersh Chandanrana
NYU School of Medicine
16:00 Diamond Sponsor Presentation: Siemens Healthineers  
16:15 Liver, MRCP, Pancreas: A How-To Mr James Hancock
Benson Radiology
16:45 Day Close
18:30 Reception: Published ArtHouse
Sponsored by Canon Medical
Day 2 – Sunday, 15 September 2019
08:30 Registration & Coffee/Muffins
  Forum 5
Moderator: Mark Denham
09:00 Keynote: Flow & Velocity Imaging Mr Rhys Slough
Cambridge University Hospitals
09:45 Diamond Sponsor Presentation: GE Healthcare  
10:00 ARVD Cardiac Imaging Prof Joseph Selvanayagam
Flinders Cardiac Clinic, Flinders University
10:30 Break
  Forum 6
Moderator: Paula Ciccozzi
11:00 Cardiac ARVD Technique Radiographer's Perspective Mr Peter Drivas
Royal Adelaide Hospital
11:30 Keynote: Rapid Robust Imaging of the Abdomen Dr Hersh Chandarana
NYU School of Medicine
12:15 SMRT ANZ Awards & Announcements  
12:30 Lunch
  Forum 7
Moderator: Barbara Pirgousis
13:30 Keynote: Imaging of Perineural Tumor Spread Dr Jan Casselman
AZ Sint-Jan Brugge-Oostende
14:15 Head & Neck Imaging Ms Alex Ogilvie
Royal Adelaide Hospital
14:45 Throughput vs. Patient Care Mr Chris Kokkinos
Epworth Medical Imaging
15:15 Meeting Close

The program is correct at time of publication. However, the organising committee reserves the right to change the program at any time without notice.