News | November 6, 2017

Toshiba Medical To Support Expert Forums On Advances In Imaging Technology To Improve MSK, Stroke And Oncology Outcomes

CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--

Helping clinicians stay current with the latest advancements in medical imaging, Toshiba Medical, a Canon Group company, and Applied Radiology invite you to expert-led forums at this year’s Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) annual meeting. As an industry leader in advanced diagnostic imaging innovation, Toshiba Medical is committed to its customers by going beyond clinical applications and equipment training to supporting accredited continuing medical education that is relevant and valuable to clinicians and their business.

The two symposia, led by international clinical experts in CT and MSK imaging, offer attendees insights and cost-free CME through an unrestricted educational grant in the following areas:

  • Advances in MSK and Sports Medicine Imaging
    • When: Tuesday, November 28, 1:30 p.m. to 3:15 p.m. CT
    • Where: McCormick South, S101AB
    • Speakers: Dr.Christine Chung, University of California, San Diego; Dr. Jon Jacobson, University of Michigan
  • Can New Imaging Technologies Improve Patient Outcomes?
    • When: Wednesday, November 29, 8:30 a.m. to 10:15 a.m.
    • Where: McCormick South, S101AB
    • Speakers: Dr. Kenneth Snyder, Gates Vascular Institute, New York; Dr. Miyuki Sone, National Cancer Center Hospital, Japan; Dr. Junsung Choi, Moffitt Cancer Center, Florida

“At Toshiba Medical, we believe education is a long-term commitment. That’s why we’re again supporting the expert-led symposia at RSNA this year,” said Satrajit Misra, vice president, Marketing and Strategic Development, Toshiba America Medical Systems, Inc. “Supporting educational programs as part of RSNA provides clinicians with a simple, stress-free way to continue their education. And staying current with the latest advancements in medical imaging helps clinicians improve treatment and enhance patient care.”

In addition to the expert forums, Toshiba is showcasing new products and features at this year’s RSNA annual meeting in Chicago, November 26 – December 1, 2017 (Booth #7330, North Hall B).

You may RSVP for either forum event at: www.appliedradiology.org/RSNA17

About Toshiba America Medical Systems, Inc.

Toshiba America Medical Systems, a Canon Group company headquartered in Tustin, Calif., markets, sells, distributes and services radiology and cardiovascular systems, including CT, MR, ultrasound, X-ray and interventional X-ray equipment. For more information, visit Toshiba Medical’s website at www.medical.toshiba.com.

About Toshiba Medical

Toshiba Medical offers a full range of diagnostic medical imaging solutions including Ultrasound, CT, X-Ray, and MR, across the globe. As of December 2016, Toshiba Medical became a member of the Canon Group. In line with our continued Made for Life philosophy, patients are at the heart of everything we do. Our mission is to provide medical professionals with solutions that support their efforts in contributing to the health and wellbeing of patients worldwide so that together our industry-leading solutions deliver an enriched quality of life.

About Applied Radiology

Applied Radiology is a print and digital brand that has been involved in the field of radiology for over 45 years. Today, Applied Radiology is managed by Anderson Publishing and reaches imaging professionals worldwide through its print and digital properties, delivering high quality clinical information in a practical format designed to educate imaging professionals.

Accreditation Statement

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the Institute for Advanced Medical Education (IAME). IAME is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

IAME designates each of these educational activities for a maximum of two (2) AMA PRA Category 1 CME Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.


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