Breakthroughs in Nuclear Medicine for Neurology and Oncology

With the completion of several large clinical trials in nuclear medicine leading to significant breakthroughs for both dementia and cancer patients, this Online Course highlights PET imaging of proteinopathies for neurodegenerative disease, amyloid PET for dementia, FES-PET for breast cancer, as well as updates to treatments such as PRRT and Radium-223.

Earn credit at your own pace through June 13, 2024 and continue to access your videos until June 14, 2031. See below for learning outcomes and a list of modules and individual lectures.


This course package offers 2 CME and SA-CME Credits following completion of an online test.

ARRS Member price: $195
ARRS In-Training Member price: $99
Nonmember price: $445

Video content for this Online Course will be available to view until June 14, 2031, which is ten years following the issuance date of this course. ARRS reserves the right to remove video content before the end of the ten year period. Video content that contradicts current science or misleads the viewer based on changes to accepted clinical practice may be removed on a case-by-case basis.

Learning Outcomes and Lectures

After completing this course, the learner should be able to:

  • Explain the impact of PET imaging on the diagnosis and understanding of dementia.
  • Discuss the benefits of novel imaging agents for oncology.
  • Describe the landscape of therapeutic radiopharmaceuticals.
  • Describe the role of nuclear medicine in theranostics.

Speakers and Lectures

  • Breakthroughs in PET for Neurodegenerative Diseases—P. Kuo
  • Breakthroughs in PET for Oncologic Imaging—K. Zukotynski
  • Breakthroughs in Radiotherapeutics and Theranostics—D. Yoo

View the sample recording below

The American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education activities for physicians.

The ARRS designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) and 2.00 American Board of Radiology, MOC Part II, Self-Assessment CME (SA-CME) credits. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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