Invited Talks

2017   

Novel Ultrasound Technologies and its Potential for Detecting Active Disease in Patients with IBD and Differentiation between Inflammatory Disease, Fibrosis and Normal Tissue. Novel technologies in Inflammatory Bowel Disease Workshop, Crohn's and Colitis Foundation. New York City, NY. M. DHYANI

Ultrasound as a Quantitative Imaging Biosensor: Emerging Applications and Opportunities. Stanford Radiology Grand Rounds, Stanford, CA  A. SAMIR

Ultrasound Elastography: Emerging Applications and Opportunities. Hampton Symposium. Boston, MA. A. SAMIR

Stern Grant Award Report: Automated Interpretation of Ultrasound Elastography. Society of Abdominal Radiology Annual Meeting. Hollywood,FL  A. SAMIR

Interpretation of Ultrasound Elastography in Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease: A practical approach. Society of Abdominal Radiology Annual Meeting. Hollywood, FL  A.  SAMIR

Hertz to Elastography-What is new in Ultrasound? MGH/BWH Radiology Update 2017. Boston, MA.   M. DHYANI

 

2016  

Ultrasound Elastography: Overview and Clinical Applications. Noon conference for residents, radiologists, sonographers and technologists at the Lahey Clinic, MA.  M.DHYANI

Imaging of Recurrent Thyroid Cancer after Thyroidectomy. Endocrine Oncology Meeting, Massachusetts General Hospital Boston, MA  A. SAMIR

Ultrasound Elastography. Novartis®, Cambridge, MA. A. SAMIR

Ultrasound Elastography. Parexel® Waltham, MA. A. SAMIR

Ultrasound as a Widely Available Biosensor: Emerging Applications and Opportunities. Stanford University Stanford, CA.  A. SAMIR

Clinical Needs and Opportunities in Diffuse Liver Disease. MIT Cambridge, MA. A. SAMIR

Ultrasound as a NAFLD/NASH Biomarker.  Foundation for the National Institutes of Health Bethesda, MD. A.  SAMIR

NAFLD/NSH Biomarker Development.  Foundation for the National Institutes of Health Bethesda, MD. A.  SAMIR

SWE QIBA Working Group Summary. Foundation for the National Institutes of Health Bethesda, MD. A.  SAMIR

From Hertz to Elastography: What’s New in Ultrasound. Harvard Abdominal Radiology Course Boston, MA. A.  SAMIR

 

2015  

Optical tracking and force dependence, decreasing operator dependent variability in ultrasound reporting. Greater Boston VascularTechnologists. Worchester, MA.  M.  DHYANI

 Decreasing operator dependent variability in US reporting: Optical tracking and force dependence. Annual Society of Vascular Ultrasound meeting, Las Vegas, NV.  M.DHYANI

 Elastography; Coming Away From Potential Confounders and Making it Work for You. Annual Society of Vascular Ultrasound meeting, Las Vegas, NV.   M.  DHYANI

Confounders in Elastography. AIUM, Orlando, FL.  M.  DHYANI

Non-hepatic Applications of Ultrasound Elastography Society of Abdominal Radiology. Annual Meeting San Diego, CA. A.  SAMIR

Ultrasound Elastography.  Pfizer® Cambridge, MA. A.  SAMIR

Non-hepatic Applications of Ultrasound Elastography. Radiologic Society of North America Chicago, IL. A.  SAMIR

Creativity in Healthcare Technology Design. Google Deepmind London, UK. A.  SAMIR

 An Innovation Framework for Machine Learning in Healthcare. Google Deepmind London, UK. A.  SAMIR

 

2014   

Elastography and Ergonomics. Annual Society of Vascular Ultrasound meeting, Orlando, FL.  M.  DHYANI

The Liver: Diagnostic and Interventional Challenges. MIT-IMES Cambridge, MA   A. SAMIR

Non-hepatic Applications of Ultrasound Elastography. Radiologic Society of North America Chicago, IL. A.  SAMIR

 

2013

Sonoelastography.  Annual Refresher Course Ultrasound. The New England Roentgen Ray Society, Waltham, MA   A. SAMIR

Sonoelastography. Annual Ultrasound refresher course of the New England Roentgen Ray Society  M.  DHYANI

Sonoelastography and its Clinical Applications in the Thyroid and Liver. Children’s Hospital Miami.   M.  DHYANI

Genitourinary Ultrasound. BWH/MGH Radiology Review, Boston, MA. A.  SAMIR

Clinical Opportunities and Biological Rationales in the Era of Tissue Mechanical Imaging. American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine. Annual Meeting New York, NY. A.  SAMIR

 

2013-2015

Genitourinary Ultrasound. MGH-BWH Radiology Review Course Boston, MA. A.  SAMIR

 

2012    

US Elastography as an Imaging Biomarker in Chronic Liver Disease. Imaging Biomarkers in Clinical Trials Conference, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA. A.  SAMIR

Genitourinary Ultrasound. Brigham Women’s Hospital/Massachusetts General Hospital Radiology Review, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA. A.  SAMIR

Liver Sonoelastography as a Biomarker of Diffuse Liver Disease. Mount Auburn Hospital, Cambridge MA.  A.  SAMIR

Follow-up of Renal Lesions with an Initial Inconclusive Diagnosis on Core Biopsy: Value of Repeat Biopsy. Radiologic Society of North America Chicago, IL.  A.  SAMIR

Percutaneous Catheter Drainage of Abdominal Collections Complicating Synthetic Mesh Hernia Repair. Radiologic Society of North America, Chicago, IL.  A. SAMIR

Follicular Neoplasms of the Thyroid: Can Shear Wave Elastography (SWE) Assist Differentiation of Benign and Malignant Nodules? Radiology Society of North America, Chicago, IL.  A.  SAMIR

Shear Wave Sonoelastography for the Estimation of Liver Fibrosis: Does Steatosis and Inflammation Have a Role to Play? Radiologic Society of North America Chicago, IL. A.  SAMIR

Shear Wave Sonoelastography for the Detection of Malignant Follicular Neoplasms of the Thyroid: Utility and Inter-observer Variation. Society of Radiologists in Ultrasound Annual Meeting Baltimore, MD. A.  SAMIR

Shear Wave Sonoelastography: A new method to differentiate intermediate stages of liver fibrosis. Society of Radiologists in Ultrasound Annual Meeting Baltimore, MD. A.  SAMIR

Liver Elastography. Taiwan Society of Ultrasound in Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan. A.  SAMIR

Thyroid Elastography. Taiwan Society of Ultrasound in Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan. A.  SAMIR

 

2010     

Elastography: It isn’t that hard. New England Roentgen Ray Society Ultrasound Course Waltham, MA.  A.  SAMIR

 

2008     

Ultrasound in Transplantation Medicine. New England Ultrasound Technologist Society, Newton-Wellesley Hospital, Wellesley, MA.  A.  SAMIR

 

2006-2009

Ultrasound in Transplantation Medicine. Invited Lecturer New England Ultrasound Technologist Society A.  SAMIR

 

2006-2011

  Senior radiology residents Board Review Sessions. Massachusetts General Hospital  A.  SAMIR