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Release Date
October 2012

Review Date
April 2016

Expiration Date
May 1, 2017


Masoom A. Haider, MD, FRCPC
Professor of Radiology
University of Toronto
Clinician Scientist, Ontario Institute of Cancer Research
Associate Scientist, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
Toronto, Ontario


Equipment Requirements

PC: Windows XP/Vista/Win7, Pentium processor or faster, at least 1 GB RAM, Internet Explorer version 8 and 9, Mozilla FireFox version 15.

MAC: OS version 10.6/10.7/10/8, Intel processor or faster, at least 1 GB RAM, Safari version 5, FireFox version 15.

Prostate MRI Case Review
Pointers, Pearls, and Interpretation ARCHIVE

Recording of a live webinar presented on September 24, 2012


Course Expires May 1st, 2017

To receive a credit certificate for this course, it must be completed (view the recording, pass the posttest, AND print the certificate)

by 11:59pm April 30, 2017

A certified one-hour prerecorded webinar on prostate MRI interpretation for radiologists, interventional radiologists, advanced radiologic technologists, urologists, and other healthcare professionals who treat patients with prostate disease.

MD Credit:  1.0 AMA PRA Category 1
MD Fee:        $25.00
RT Credit:  1.0 ARRT Catogory A+ (certificate accepted by ARMRIT)
RT Fee:        $10         $5

Click the ENROLL NOW icon to the left to register.

Course Overview
This program will provide learners with a variety of prostate MRI cases.  The faculty will share his experience and approach to prostate MRI in his practice.

Educational Objectives
At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be better able to:

  • Define the role of MRI for prostate cancer detection, staging, and surveillance
  • Apply protocol and acquisition techniques to acquire diagnostic MR images that assist urologists in treating men with prostate disease
  • Develop interpretation strategies to compensate for the limitations of MRI in patients with prostate disease

ACCME Accreditation Statement
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and International Center for Postgraduate Medical Education. The Postgraduate Institute for Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation
The Postgraduate Institute for Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

SA-CME: This activity meets the criteria for self-assessment toward the purpose of fulfilling requirements in the American Board of Radiology (ABR) Maintenance of Certification Program.

Radiologic Technologists
This program has been approved by the American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT) for 1.0 hours of ARRT Category A+ continuing education credit.

The European Accreditation Council for CME (EACCME®)
The UEMS-EACCME® has mutual recognition agreements with the American Medical Association (AMA) for live events and e-learning materials. For more information go to

ICPME accepts American Express, MasterCard, and Visa. Please note: tuition payments are non-refundable.

Tuition for this course includes:

  • Downloadable course content
  • Unlimited access to the course
  • Certificate of Credit

How to Enroll and Participate
There is a fee to register for this activity.There are no prerequisites for this program. Estimated time to complete this activity is one hour.

  • Click ENROLL NOW and follow the registration and payment instructions
  • Click the blue link to view the course.

How to Receive Credit

  • Login to your account at
  • Listen to the entire online presentation.
  • From your ICPME account, click on MY ACCOUNT, and click on the Course.   
  • On the Course page, click the buttons for POSTTEST and for EVALUATION.
  • A passing grade of at least 75% is required to receive credit. You may take the test up to three times.
  • Upon receipt of a passing grade, you will be able to print and/or save a certificate of credit from your account at

Faculty Biography
Dr. Haider received his medical degree from the University of Ottawa School of Medicine and went on to complete internship training in medicine at Wellesley Hospital, University of Toronto.  He received residency training in radiology at the University of Toronto, and completed his fellowship training in abdominal imaging at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation.

Dr. Haider’s major research activities focus on abdominal and pelvic magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), with a special interest in therapeutic response assessment and function imaging of cancer using MRI and computed tomography. He has a special interest in prostate cancer imaging, as well as pancreatic, renal and liver cancers.

Currently, Dr. Haider is Professor of Radiology at University of Toronto and Clinician Scientist at Ontario Institute for Cancer Research, and Associate Scientist at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre.

Disclosure Information
The Postgraduate Institute for Medicine (PIM) assesses conflict of interest with its instructors, planners, managers, and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of CME activities. All relevant conflicts of interest that are identified are thoroughly vetted by PIM for fair balance, scientific objectivity of studies utilized in this activity, and patient care recommendations. PIM is committed to providing its learners with high quality CME activities and related materials that promote improvements or quality in healthcare and not a specific proprietary business interest of a commercial interest.

The following faculty reported the following financial relationship or relationships to products or devices they or their spouse/life partner have with commercial interests related to the content of this CME activity:

Masoom A. Haider, MD, FRCPC has received consulting fees from Siemens Healthcare and Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals.

The following planners and managers have reported NO financial relationships or relationships to products or devices they or their spouse/life partner have with commercial interests related to the content of this CME activity:

Laura Excell, ND, NP, MS, MA, LPC, NCC
Trace Hutchison, PharmD
Samantha Mattiucci, PharmD

Linda McLean, MS
Victoria Phoenix, BS
Patricia Staples, MSN, NP-C, CCRN

Disclosure of Unlabeled Use

This educational activity may contain discussion of published and/or investigational uses of agents that are not indicated by the FDA. PIM, ICPME and Hologic Inc., do not recommend the use of any agent outside of the labeled indications. 

The opinions expressed in the educational activity are those of the faculty and do not necessarily represent the views of PIM, ICPME and Hologic, Inc. Please refer to the official prescribing information for each product for discussion of approved indications, contraindications, and warnings.

For questions regarding this program, please contact ICPME:
Phone: 607-257-5860

Jointly Provided by

This activity was supported by an independent grant from Hologic, Inc. 


Participants have an implied responsibility to use the newly acquired information to enhance patient outcomes and their own professional development. The information presented in this activity is not meant to serve as a guideline for patient management. Any procedures, medications, or other courses of diagnosis or treatment discussed or suggested in this activity should not be used by clinicians without evaluation of their patient’s conditions and possible contraindications on dangers in use, review of any applicable manufacturer’s product information, and comparison with recommendations of other authorities.