Chest Imagining Seminars 2022

The University of Florida Chest Imaging Seminar Series present a comprehensive set of educational series of lectures s and interactive case discussions, covering important and timely topics in chest imaging, including HRCT and diffuse lung disease, airway disease, lung infection, mediastinal masses, lung nodule diagnosis, lung cancer screening, and state of the art diagnosis of cardiovascular diseases. Emphasis will be placed on interaction with the audience with ample time for questions and discussion. The course is based in 20 image enriched lectures with more an additional than 100 cases to discussion and suggested review papers for open discussion.

The lectures will be at 12:00 – 13:00 and will be presented in person and transmitted by Zoom.

WEEK 1: Basics of imaging approach

Date Topic Speaker Zoom LInk
August 1 X-Ray: Practical Approach Alexandre Mancano TBD
August 2 CT anatomy Klaus Irion TBD
August 3 Emergency chest radiology Klaus Irion TBD
August 4 Mycobacterial infections Alexandre Mancano TBD
August 5 Fungal and viral infections Bruno Hochhegger TBD

WEEK 2: Pulmonary Imaging 1

August 11 Smoking-related lung diseases Bruno Hochhegger TBD
August 12 Inhalational lung diseases Tan-Lucien H. Mohammed TBD
August 13 Interstitial lung disease Klaus Irion TBD
August 14 Vasculitis Bruno Hochhegger TBD
August 15 Pattern-based HRCT Tan-Lucien H. Mohammed TBD

WEEK 3: Pulmonary Imaging 2

August 18 Cystic Lung diseases Pratik Patel TBD
August 19 Lung cancer Klaus Irion TBD
August 20 Lung nodules patterns, Lung-RADs, Fleischner Alexandre Mancano TBD
August 21 Pleural diseases Bruno Hochhegger TBD
August 22 Airway diseases Tan-Lucien H. Mohammed TBD

WEEK 4: Cardiac Imaging

Date Topic Speaker Zoom Link
August 25 Pulmonary hypertension Tan-Lucien H. Mohammed TBD
August 26 Acute aortic syndrome Alexandre Mancano TBD
August 27 Fundamentals of cardiac MR imaging Pratik Patel TBD
August 28 Fundamentals of cardiac CTA Pratik Patel TBD
August 29 Cyanotic congenital heart diseases Pratik Patel TBD

Accreditation: The University of Florida College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit: The University of Florida College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure: All speakers have disclosed that they have no relevant financial relationships. No one else in a position to control content has any financial relationships to disclose. Conflict of interest information for the CME Advisory Committee members can be found on the following website: All relevant financial relationships have been mitigated.