In this refreshing course, you will learn ways to improve our profession and your personal practice as a radiographer from the experts! You’ll start the day off learning how you can help push radiologic technology towards becoming a recognized profession presented by Dr. Kevin Clark. Then Dr. Clark will share his knowledge on the link between alcohol consumption and cancer. Kenneth Brown will lead us through the breakthrough technologies coming to radiology and show us how the latest imaging innovations work. Dr. Charles Beasley will close out the day with the question on everyone’s mind this year –“Do you need to shield your patients?” You will leave the day inspired by this wonderful collection of topics and faculty.
Are Radiographers Professionals?
Moderate Alcohol Consumption and Cancer Risk
Dynamic Digital Radiography
Tomosynthesis in Routine Radiography
The Patient Shielding Conundrum
**This live, instructor-directed course meets the Texas Medical Board requirements for all registered Medical Radiologic Technologists. Please refer to the TMB website for more information at this LINK
This program provides AHRA Category A continuing education credit for radiologic technologists recognized by the ARRT and various licensure states. You must attend the entire program to receive your certificate of completion.
Charles Beasley Ph.D.
Charles Beasley recently retired from the McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston where he was Medical Physicist Section Chief and Associate Professor of Radiology. He is a member of the American Association of Medical Physicists and board certified by the American Board of Science in Nuclear Medicine. Dr. Beasley received a bachelor's degree from the University of Houston, a master's degree from Texas A&M University College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, and a doctorate from the School of Public Health at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. In 2013 Governor Rick Perry named Dr. Beasley the chair of the Texas Board of Licensure for Professional Medical Physicists. Currently Dr. Beasley is a consultant nuclear medical physicist for several health care systems.