2020 Big Sky Radiology Conference

UW Big Sky Radiology Conference Schedule: January 12–15, 2020

Sunday, January 12

7-8 AM Thoracic Trauma** Steven Primack, MD

8-9 AM Practical Approach to Breast MRI Interpretation** Habib Rahbar, MD

9-9:30 AM MRI Guided Biopsy Habib Rahbar, MD

4:30-5:30 PM Approach to Spinal Cord Abnormalities: What to Do With High T2** Allison Grayev, MD

5:30-6 PM Postoperative Imaging: What Do Surgeons Want to Know? Allison Grayev, MD

6-6:30 PM Thoracic Imaging in the ICU Steven Primack, MD

Monday, January 13

7:15-8 AM BIRADS Category 3 Habib Rahbar, MD

8-8:45 AM Mimics of Thoracic Malignancies Steven Primack, MD


8:45-9:30 AM Subacute and Chronic ILD: Pattern Based Approach Steven Primack, MD

4:30-5:15 PM Challenging Multimodality Breast Imaging Cases Habib Rahbar, MD

5:15-6 PM Degenerative Changes of the Spine Allison Grayev, MD

6-6:45 PM Everything Extramedullary Allison Grayev, MD

Tuesday, January 14

7-8 AM Fibroids: From the Diagnosis to Treatment, Adding Value as a Radiologist** Jessica Robbins, MD

8-8:30 AM US Contrast Part 1 Robert Bour, MD

8:30-9:30 AM US Contrast Part 2** Robert Bour, MD

4:30-5:30 PM Ankle MRI; Fundamentals and Beyond** Andrew Ross, MD

5:30-6 PM Infected or Not? Challenging Cases in MSK Infection Andrew Ross, MD

6-6:30 PM CT C0lonography: Current Status Jessica Robbins, MD

Wednesday, January 15

7:15-8 AM US of Lumps and Bumps Andrew Ross, MD

8-8:45 AM Advance Imaging of Osteoporotic Hip and Pelvic Fractures Andrew Ross, MD

8:45-9:30 AM Pancreatitis: Role of a Radiologist Robert Bour, MD

4:30-5:15 PM Follow-Up Recommendation Tracking Robert Bour, MD

5:15-6 PM Imaging of Mullerian Duct Anomalies Jessica Robbins, MD

6-6:45 PM Cervical Cancer: Diagnosis and Staging, Treatment Planning and Post-Treatment Monitoring Jessica Robbins, MD

** SAM Presentation

Course Faculty

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Robert K Bour, MD
Clinical Associate Professor
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public


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Allison M Grayev, MD
Associate Professor
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public

Steven Primack MD
Professor and Vice Chair, Diagnostic Radiology
Oregon Health & Science University

Habib Rahbar MD
Clinical Director of Breast Imaging, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance Breast Imaging
University of Washington
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Jessica B Robbins, MD
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public
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Andrew B Ross, MD, MPH
Associate Professor
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public

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Conference Director
Pamela A. Propeck, MD, FACR Professor University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

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Associate Director
Thomas M. Grist, MD, FACR Professor, Department Chair University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
Conference Coordinator
Karen Knipschild KKnipschild@uwhealth.org 608-263-8799

Policy on Disclosure It is the policy of the University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP that the faculty, authors, planners, and other persons who may influence content of this CE activity disclose all relevant financial relationships with commercial interests in order to allow CE staff to identify and resolve any potential conflicts of interest. Faculty must also disclose any planned discussion of unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices during their presentation(s). Detailed disclosures will be available prior to the start of the conference.

Learning Objectives At the conclusion of this educational activity, learners should be able to:

  1. Review breast MRI interpretation and breast MRI biopsy indications and techniques.

  2. Describe spinal cord abnormalities and extramedullary processes.

  3. Identify utility and process of adding US contrast to your practice.

  4. Add clinical value for your colleagues in regards to diagnosis and treatment of uterine fibroids and cervical cancer.

  5. Review ankle MRI fundamentals and beyond.

  6. Recognize thoracic trauma and mimics of thoracic malignancy.

Accreditation Statement

In support of improving patient care, the University of Wisconsin–Madison Interprofessional Continuing Education Partnership (ICEP) is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Credit Designation Statement

The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP designates this live activity for a maximum of 18 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Continuing Education Units

The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP, as a member of the University Professional & Continuing Education Association (UPCEA), authorizes this program for 1.8 continuing education units (CEUs) or 18 hours.

Self-Assessment Module Credits (SAM)

This activity meets the ABR’s criteria for a self-assessment activity in the ABR Maintenance of Certification program and will include up to 6 SAM hours.




Accommodations and Room Rates


Huntley Lodge
First Class 2-4 guests $208 – $283
Mountain View 2-4 guests $223 – $298
Loft 2-6 guests $279 – $404
The Summit at Big Sky
Studio 1-2 guests $253 – $278
2-Queen Hotel 2-4 guests $279 – $354
1-King Hotel 2-4 guests $289 – $314
1-Bedroom 2-6 guests $529
2-Bedroom 4-6 guests $679
3-Bedroom 6-8 guests $939
Shoshone Condominiums
1-Bedroom Suite 2-4 guests $384
1-Bedroom Loft 2-6 guests $559
The Village Center
Studio 2 guests $259 – $284
1-Bedroom 2-6 guests $534
2-Bedroom 4-8 guests $669
3-Bedroom 6-10 guests $947

The above rates do not include tax and service fees. The current total is twenty-one percent (21%) tax and service fees on accommodations. This twenty-one percent (21%) is made up of eight percent (8%) state bedding/accommodation tax, three percent (3%) local/resort tax, and ten percent (10%) resort service fee. Percentages are subject to change on a yearly basis depending on current, federal, state, and local laws. Call the Big Sky Central Reservations to book your lodging at 800-548-4486 (outside Montana) or 406-995-5750. You can also book lodging at the Big Sky 2020 Radiology Conference online here. You must make your reservation through one of these processes in order to receive discounted lift tickets. To guarantee conference rates, reservations must be received no later than December 31, 2019. You are urged to make reservations early. When making room reservations or purchasing lift tickets be sure to specify “Big Sky Radiology Conference.” REGISTER HERE