August 18, 2011
American Society of Nuclear Cardiology Annual Meeting Promotes Patient-Centered Imaging
BETHESDA, Md., Aug. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Society of Nuclear Cardiology (www.asnc.org) will host its 16th Annual Scientific Session, September 8 - 11, 2011 in Denver. Nearly 1,000 imaging specialists from around the world will gather at ASNC2011 to attend sessions reflecting the meeting's theme -- "Patient-Centered Imaging."
Highlights for this year's meeting include:
- Tenth Mario Verani Memorial Lecture presented by Dr. Ernest V. Garcia of Emory University titled "Quantitative Nuclear Cardiology: Ibi Fere Sumus" on Friday, September 9, 2011 at 8:00 a.m.
- ASNC's annual Young Investigator Award Competition on Friday, September 9, 2011 at 12:00 p.m.
- Plenary lecture on the "Clinical Value of Contemporary Nuclear Cardiology in an Era of Radiation Scrutiny" on Saturday, September 10, 2011 at 8:00 a.m.
- Oral abstract presentations on "Current Issues in Pharmacologic Stress Testing" on Saturday, September 10, 2011 at 12:00 p.m.
All sessions will be held at the Colorado Convention Center, and a full calendar of events is available at www.asnc.org/asnc2011. In addition, accepted abstracts are available for download in an e-book format with convenient search features.
The American Society of Nuclear Cardiology (ASNC) is the leader in education, advocacy, and quality for the field of nuclear cardiology. Serving more than 4,500 individuals in over 50 countries, ASNC is the only professional association dedicated to the dynamic subspecialty of nuclear cardiology.
SOURCE American Society of Nuclear Cardiology