Quick Tips for Planning and Execution of Bringing Radiopharmaceuticals
to Your Institution and Operating a Theranostics Center
November 2, 2023 | 12:00 PM ET
Category: Academic Council
Twyla Bartel, DO, MBA, FACNM, FSNMMI
Somali Gavane, MD
Shana Elman, MD, University of New Mexico Medical Center
Bital Savir-Baruch, MD, FACNM, University of Arizona Department of Medical Imaging
In this session, the audience will become familiar with the process of introducing new radiopharmaceuticals into the practice of nuclear medicine using Rb-82 and Lu-177 PSMA as examples. Key steps to creating a successful business plan and understanding communication styles suited for executive administration will be explored. A detailed discussion on the future of nuclear oncology will also be conducted with a focus on the operation of radiopharmaceutical therapies.
- Become familiar with the difficulties of offering a new service in nuclear medicine.
- List the key steps to starting a cardiac PET program.
- Discuss the current use of radioligand therapy in the clinic, and the future of Theranostics.
- Recognize the key steps to open a Theranostics center.
CE Credit applications for physicians, pharmacists, physicists and technologists are pending. Check back for updates regarding CE Credit status.