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November 13, 2019

Canon Medical Supports Expert Forums on Advancements in Imaging Technology at RSNA 2019

Fourth Annual CME Symposia to Discuss Advances in MR & CT Imaging and Ultrasound Imaging for MSK and Sports Medicine

CHICAGO, Nov. 13, 2019 – In an effort to help clinicians stay current with the latest advancements in medical imaging, Canon Medical Systems, USA, through an unrestricted educational grant, invites you to expert-led forums at this year’s Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) annual meeting, December 1-7, 2019 in Chicago, IL. Canon Medical is committed to supporting accredited medical education that is relevant and valuable to clinicians and their business by providing education opportunities that go beyond clinical applications and equipment training.

The two symposia, led by international clinical experts in high resolution imaging technology and advancements, including the use of artificial intelligence, will offer attendees insights and cost-free educational credits in the following areas:

  • Advances in MR & CT Imaging: Emphasis on Artificial Intelligence
    • When: Monday, December 2, 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.
    • Where: McCormick Place Convention Center, Room S101 A/B
    • Speakers: Garry E. Gold, Stanford University School of Medicine; Dr. Mathias Prokop, Radboud University Medical Center
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  • Advancements in Ultrasound Imaging for MSK and Sports Medicine
    • When: Tuesday, December 3, 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.
    • Where: McCormick Place Convention Center, Room S101 A/B
    • Speakers: Jeffrey A. Strakowski, Physical Medicine Associates, Inc.; Dr. Kentaro Onishi, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
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“Staying current with the latest advancements in medical imaging is crucial to improving treatment and enhancing patient care. At Canon Medical, supporting clinician education is a top priority,” said Satrajit Misra, vice president of Marketing and Strategic Development, Canon Medical Systems USA. “We are proud to continue our support of these expert-led symposia being offered by the Institute for Advanced Medical Education and Applied Radiology at RSNA for the fourth consecutive year.”

In addition to the expert forums, Canon Medical is showcasing new products and features at this year’s RSNA annual meeting (Booth #1933, South Level 3).

About Canon Medical Systems USA, Inc.

Canon Medical Systems USA, Inc., headquartered in Tustin, Calif., markets, sells, distributes and services radiology and cardiovascular systems, including CT, MR, ultrasound, X-ray and interventional X-ray equipment. For more information, visit Canon Medical Systems’ website at

About Canon Medical Systems Corporation

Canon Medical Systems Corporation develops and manufactures diagnostic imaging systems including CT, MRI, ultrasound, X-ray systems and clinical laboratory systems and provides them to around 140 countries and regions around the world, offering technology that provides faster diagnosis and early treatment. Under the slogan “Made for Life” (Made for Partnerships, Made for Patients, Made for You.), Canon Medical Systems is making positive contributions toward hospital management, and provides a range of patient-friendly healthcare systems and services, continuing its long tradition of contributing to healthcare.