Second Annual Clinical Dose Optimization Symposium, June 5-6, 2017

Welcome
Mike Kaminski
President & Chief Executive Officer
LANDAUER

Diagnostic Imaging Services Standards: Survey Experience, Future Directions
Andrea D. Browne, Ph.D., D.A.B.R.
Diagnostic Medical Physicist
Department of Engineering
The Joint Commission
Oak Brook, IL

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Andrea Browne - Diagnostic Imaging Services Standards: Survey Experience, Future Directions

CT Protocol Optimization: Motivation and Methods
Douglas Pfeiffer, M.S., F.A.C.R., F.A.A.P.M.
Medical Physicist
Boulder Community Hospital/American College of Radiology
Boulder, CO

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Douglas Pfeiffer - CT Protocol Optimization: Motivation and Methods

Tailoring Pediatric Radiographic CT Techniques for the CT Scanners in your Department
Keith Strauss, M.Sc., F.A.A.P.M., F.A.C.R.
Head, Section of Clinical Medical Physics
Cincinnati Children's Hospital
Associate Professor, University of Cincinnati School of Medicine
Vice Chairman, Image Gently Alliance
Cincinnati, OH

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Keith Strauss - Tailoring Pediatric Radiographic CT Techniques for the CT Scanners in your Department

Accreditation Panel Discussion
Andrea D. Browne, Ph.D., D.A.B.R.
The Joint Commission
 
Douglas Pfeiffer, M.S., F.A.C.R., F.A.A.P.M.
Blackthorn Medical Physics
 
Keith Strauss, M.Sc., F.A.A.P.M., F.A.C.R.
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

UPDATE: Dose Optimization – Why and to What End? (Length Modified)
Ehsan Samei, Ph.D., D.A.B.R., F.A.A.P.M., F.S.P.I.E.
Chief Physicist, Duke Clinical Imaging Physics Group Carl E. Ravin Advanced Imaging Laboratories, Professor of Radiology, Medical Physics, Physics, Biomedical Engineering, and Electrical and Computer Engineering
Duke University Medical Center

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Ehsan Samei - UPDATE: Dose Optimization - Why and to What End?

Diagnostic Reference Levels and Achievable Doses for Ten Commonly Performed US Adult CT Examinations from the ACR CT Dose Index Registry
Kalpana Kanal, Ph.D., D.A.B.R., F.A.C.R., F.A.A.P.M., F.S.C.B.T.M.R.
Director, Diagnostic Physics Section and Resident Education Professor, Radiology Affiliate Faculty, Harborview Injury Prevention Center (HIPRC)
Adj. Professor, Oral Medicine
University of Washington/American College of Radiology
Seattle, WA

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Kalpana Kanal - Diagnostic Reference Levels and Achievable Doses for Ten Commonly Performed US Adult CT Examinations from the ACR CT Dose Index Registry

Dose Monitoring Software: What You Need to Know for TJC Compliance
Olav Christianson, M.S., D.A.B.R.
Senior Medical Physicist
LANDAUER
Glenwood, IL

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Olav Christianson - Dose Monitoring Software: What You Need to Know for TJC Compliance

Overview and Day 2 Welcome
Olav Christianson, M.S., D.A.B.R.
Senior Medical Physicist
LANDAUER
Glenwood, IL

The Next Frame: Advancing Quality and Safety in Interventional Fluoroscopy
A. Kyle Jones, Ph.D., D.A.B.R., C.I.I.P.
Associate Professor, Department of Imaging Physics, Division of Diagnostic Imaging
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX

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A Kyle Jones - The Next Frame: Advancing Quality and Safety in Interventional Fluoroscopy

The LifePoint Quality Journey – How 76 Hospitals Standardized 3 Protocols in 3 Months
Rick Phillips, B.S., R.T. (R)(MR)(CT), A.R.R.T., C.R.A.
Vice President
LifePoint Health
Brentwood, TN

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Rick Phillips - The LifePoint Quality Journey – How 76 Hospitals Standardized 3 Protocols in 3 Months

Presence Health: A Collaborative Approach to Dose Reduction – One Year Later
Joseph D. Calandra, M.D., F.A.C.R.
Chairman of Radiology
Presence Saint Francis Hospital
Evanston, IL
and
John Smith, C.R.A., M.B.A., R.T.
Director of Radiology
Presence Saint Francis Hospital
Evanston, IL

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Joseph D. Calandra and John Smith - Presence Health: A Collaborative Approach to Dose Reduction – One Year Later

Not Gambling on CT Dose: How Our Health System is Succeeding
Jeremy Cope, M.B.A., A.R.R.T. R.T. (R)(CT)
Director of Radiology
Centennial Hills Hospital (UHS Hospital)
Las Vegas, NV

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Jeremy Cope - Not Gambling on CT Dose: How Our Health System is Succeeding

Practice Insights Panel Discussion
Jeremy Cope, M.B.A., A.R.R.T., R.T.(R)(CT)
Universal Health Services
 
Rick Phillips, B.S., R.T.(R)(MR)(CT), A.R.R.T., C.R.A.
LifePoint Health
 
Joseph D. Calandra, M.D., F.A.C.R.
Presence Saint Francis Hospital
 
John J. Smith, C.R.A., M.B.A., R.T.
Presence Saint Francis Hospital

 

AHRA 2016

A National Look at Joint Commission Diagnostic Imaging Standards - One Year Later
Olav Christianson, MS, DABR
Senior Medical Physicist, Practice Manager, Clinical Dose Optimization Service (CDOS)- LANDAUER

 

Inaugural Clinical Dose Optimization Symposium, May 26, 2016 

The Joint Commission Diagnostic Imaging Requirements: CT Dose Optimization
Andrea D. Browne, PhD, DABR
Medical Physicist, Dept. of Engineering - The Joint Commission

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Browne_2016 Clinical Dose Optimization Symposium Presentation.pdf

Dose Index Registry (DIR) - An Overview and Use in Quality Improvement
Debapriya Sengupta, MBBS, MPH
Manager, National Radiology Data Registry Analytics - American College of Radiology

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Sengupta_2016 Clinical Dose Optimization Symposium Presentation.pdf

Dose Optimization: Why and Towards what End?
Ehsan Samei, PhD, DABR, FAAPM, FSPIE
Professor of Radiology, Medical Physics, Physics, Biomedical Engineering - Duke University Medical Center

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Samei_2016 Clinical Dose Optimization Symposium Presentation.pdf

Presence Health: A Collaborative Approach to System Dose Management
Joseph D. Calandra, MD, FACR
Chairman of Radiology
John Smith, CRA, MBA, RT
Director of Radiology - Presence Saint Francis Hospital

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CalandraSmith_2016 Clinical Dose Optimization Symposium Presentation.pdf

HCA: Learning From a Large Scale Health System’s Challenges in Creating a Culture of Constant Dose Awareness
M. Crockett Bone, MBA, ARRT(R)(CT)
HCA Director of Imaging Hospital Corporation of America

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Bone_2016 Clinical Dose Optimization Symposium Presentation.pdf

From 200 beds to 20,000 employees: Finding commonalities in getting CT protocol review done
Dustin A. Gress, MS, DABR, DABSNM
Senior Medical Physicist MD Anderson Cancer Center

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Gress_2016 Clinical Dose Optimization Symposium Presentation.pdf

Summary & Future Plans
Olav Christianson, MS, DABR
Senior Medical Physicist LANDAUER Medical Physics

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Christianson_2016 Clinical Dose Optimization Symposium Presentation.pdf