• Radiology Informatics

  • Learn to make technology work for you at RSNA 2012

    These course offerings and demonstrations help you understand how to take advantage of health information technology and why it's important to every medical imaging professional.

    Decoding the Alphabet Soup (IHE®, MIRC®, RadLex®, Reporting): Whirlwind Tour of RSNA Informatics Projects
    Unravel the acronyms and get a straightforward overview of RSNA's tools and initiatives. These ticketed sessions feature presentations from some of RSNA's most dynamic Informatics authorities: John Eng, M.D., David Mendelson, M.D., Krishna Juluru, M.D., Daniel Rubin, M.D., and Curtis Langlotz, M.D., Ph.D.

    Course ICII12
    Sunday, 4:00 - 5:30 p.m.
    Room S401CD
    Course ICII33
    Tuesday, 2:30 - 4:00 p.m.
    Room S501ABC

    IHE® Image Sharing Demonstration - Hall D, Booth 1628
    Technology developers are working hard to create systems, equipment and software that seamlessly and securely share medical imaging data. They allow better access to prior imaging exams and improve the quality, safety, and efficiency of patient care. See a real-time demonstration of how records move electronically across sites.

    This tool was designed by radiologists, for radiologists. It's FREE to RSNA members, and it's here to simplify your practice and your education. See what it can do for you! Get a one-on-one demonstration from the experts at the myRSNA booth in RSNA Services, offered Sunday-Thursday at 10:05 a.m., 1:05 p.m., and 3:05 p.m. You can also attend a ticketed Hands-on Workshop:

    Course ICIA12
    Sunday, 4:00 - 5:30 p.m.
    Room S401CD
    Course ICIA43
    Wednesday, 2:30 - 4:00 p.m.
    Room S401CD
    Course ICIA22
    Monday, 12:30 - 2:00 p.m.
    Room S401CD
    Course ICIA51
    Thursday, 10:30 a.m - 12:00 p.m.
    Room S401CD
    Course ICIA31
    Tuesday, 10:30 a.m - 12:00 p.m.
    Room S401CD

    Bistro RSNA Table Discussions in Lakeside Learning Center
    Grab a plentiful meal and have a stimulating lunch discussion with a leading informatics expert in the Lakeside Learning Center Bistro RSNA.

    Monday, 12:15 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.
    Mobile Computing Devices
    David S. Hirschorn, M.D.
    Tuesday, 12:15 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.
    Informatics: IT Tools for Improving Quality and Safety
    Kevin W. McEnery, M.D. and Paul G. Nagy, Ph.D.

    Informatics Courses throughout the Week of RSNA 2012
    RSNA 2012 offers dozens of Informatics courses throughout the week to help you make the most of:

    • RadLex, the standardized radiology lexicon that optimizes information retrieval
    • Standardized reporting templates for streamlining patient care
    • MIRC software for creating teaching files and moving data for clinical trials
    • IHE, the movement to make healthcare systems, equipment and software communicate
    • Meaningful Use initiatives and what they mean for you

    Start making technology work for you with informatics offerings at RSNA 2012.