Department of Radiology

11th Annual Ottawa Radiology Review Course

Course Overview

This course will provide a week-long broad spectrum review of radiological sub-specialties for radiologists and residents in preparation for the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada licensing exam in Diagnostic Radiology. The course will include lectures (some case-based) and comprehensive reviews in:

  • Chest
  • Cardiac
  • Breast
  • GI, GU
  • Women's Imaging
  • Emergency Radiology
  • MSK
  • Pediatrics
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Neuroradiology
  • Interventional Radiology
Register separately for Mock Oral, OSCE Exams and Hotseat sessions

Course Overall Objectives

At the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Identify, characterize and provide a differential assessment for radiologic abnormalities identified on imaging in all areas of radiology.
  • Provide an appropriate investigation and management strategies for abnormalities detected.
  • Recognise emergent and life threatening abnormalities on imaging studies and manage appropriately.
  • Discuss pertinent technical issues and modality use in clinical imaging and follow up.
  • Discuss and review the Royal College Exam process in depth

Target Audience

This course is intended as a general review and preparatory course for the Royal College Exam in Diagnostic Radiology. The intended audience is radiology residents and practicing radiologists interested in a general review.