Upcoming Webinar: Effective Use of PET/CT

Presenter Robert S. Bridwell, MD, MBA, Medical Advisor to SOFIE

Dr. Robert Bridwell, medical advisor to SOFIE, and co-founder of PETLinQ, is a board- certified physician in both Internal Medicine and Nuclear Medicine. He has extensive knowledge and experience in continuous quality improvement programs for PET and PET/CT imaging, utilizing physician empowerment training, protocol development assistance, and quality assurance guidelines. In the last five years, Dr. Bridwell has been invited to make numerous presentations, which have included more than 1200 hours of CME credit delivered to more than 350 institutions, 100 professional society meetings and more than 150 radiology groups throughout the United States, Canada and Europe.

Date: Oct. 18, 2017

Time: 1:30pm EDT

Who should attend? PET Interpreters, Technologists, Referring Physicians, Marketers

In this session, Dr. Bridwell will:

  • Review the major aspects of lung cancer, particularly the U.S. incidence and prevalence, stage at diagnosis, risks, survival rates, treatments and diagnostic approaches
  • Discuss the proper utilization of FDG PET/CT in Radiation Therapy Planning, Response assessment and Restaging of the disease
  • Detail the special application of FDG PET/CT in characterization of suspicious solitary pulmonary nodules and in the initial diagnosis and staging of non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC)
  • Review the role of FDG PET/CT for speci c patient groups, lesion types/sizes, and key imaging protocols (including partial volume effect and dual time-point imaging), as well as the challenges and limitations of the imaging modality for this disease indication


To receive CE credit you must register individually, attend the entire session and complete a post-webinar survey. Instructions regarding receiving CEH (1.0) will be provided at the conclusion of the session.

Register online here.

Playback for this webinar after the live session can be found on www.petlinqiq.com. Look on PETLinQ IQ for pertinent scientific articles, case studies, referrer guides, sample flowcharts and additional presentations, all updated on a regular basis. The IQ Learning Center offers online courses eligible for technologist CE credit.

Upon registration approval, you will receive a confirmation email with the information to join the webinar and teleconference.

Provided exclusively for SOFIE (Fka Zevacor) customers.