Detection and Diagnosis of Breast Diseases Using the Multimodality Approach (INTERACTIVE LECTURE) - Ottawa, ON Canada

Date: 10/19/2018 - 10/21/2018
Time: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Shaw Centre (Formerly the Ottawa Convention Centre)

55 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, ON Canada K1N 9J2
Contact: Donna Sokolik
Phone: (480) 419-0227


Designed for radiologists, surgeons, pathologists, gynecologists and oncologists, this course provides extensive knowledge about diagnostic breast imaging, differential diagnosis of breast diseases, implications for management and newest diagnostic technologies.


NEW FORMAT - This will be an interactive screening session consisting of a mixture of normal and early cancer cases presented on the large screen exactly as they appear on a viewing station at screening.

This course is being presented in association with the Champlain Regional Cancer Program.




László Tabár, M.D., F.A.C.R. (Hon)
Course Director
Professor emeritus of Radiology
University of Uppsala School of Medicine
Department of Mammography
Falun, Sweden


  • 21 Hours - Category I CME credits


  • $1,500 USD - Physicians
  • $1,200 USD - Residents/Fellows (in training)/Military/Others
Tuition includes course materials, breakfast, refreshments and snacks at all breaks, and lunch for attendees only.


If you experience any issues with online registration, please call us at 1-480-419-0227



We do not have a room block at any of the hotels in the area, so please feel free to stay at any of the following hotels that are close by:

  • The Westin Ottawa -walkway to Shaw Centre
  • Les Suites Hotel Ottawa
  • Lord Elgin Hotel
  • Alt Hotel
  • Fairmont Chateau Laurier Hotel
  • Novotel Ottawa


Multimodality Detection and Diagnosis of Breast Diseases

This course teaches the implications of mammography, breast MRI, hand-held and 3-dimensional automated breast ultrasound as well as interventional methods as part of the interdisciplinary team work. The mammographic, ultrasound, breast MRI and large section histology images of a wide range of breast diseases will be explained didactically, using the latest presentation technology tools in a unique presentation format.

MEI provides training and teaching on all aspects of breast imaging using the multimodality approach: mammography, breast ultraosund, tomosynthesis, breast MRI. Internationally reknowned Faculty teaches each of the imaging modalities.

For more details about the Multimodality Course, click HERE.


Hands-on Screening Course Overview

MEI offers a newly-designed Hands-on Screening Course (3-day). This course fulfills the following MQSA and ACR accreditation requirements:  

  • Interpretation/multi-reading of at least 240 mammograms under direct supervision of a qualified interpreting physician.
  • Initial qualifications for Full Field Digital mammography (FFDM) under MQSA
  • Instruction in the interpretation of mammograms and education in basic breast anatomy, pathology, physiology.
For a detailed description of the Screening Course, click HERE.

Hands-on screening at high quality viewing stations.
Hands-on screening at high-quality viewing stations