CIRA, CEO and Interventional Radiologist, to Speak at National Conference

Dr. Smouse and Dr. HillDr. Bob Smouse, MD and Interventional Radiologist, from CIRA will be speakers at “The Meltdown: Lessons Learned in Interventional Radiology” which is hosted by The Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine. Dr. Bob Smouse and Greg Hill accompany a highly regarded group of speakers from top teaching institutions around the country. This event is June 25-26, 2010 in Kohler, Wisconsin

“The Meltdown: Lessons Learned in Interventional Radiology” is a 2-day program designed to provide interventional radiologists with a case-based review of complications in a morbidity & mortality conference format. This program features a wide variety of cases that provide comprehensive coverage of subspecialty areas including peripheral vascular disease, carotid/renal/mesenteric interventions, biliary and genitourinary procedures, UFE, oncology, vascular, and nonvascular interventions. The event will be attended by interventional radiologists from across the country.

Dr. Bob Smouse Central Illinois Radiological Associates, Clinical Associate Professor of Radiology and Surgery, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria

About CIRA

The services provided by CIRA physicians include diagnostic imaging using CT, PET, MRI and ultrasound technology; and interventional radiology in which physicians implement the latest advances in technology to offer patients minimally invasive treatments for a wide variety of conditions. Many of these procedures have replaced traditional surgery since they are safer and more cost effective. Collectively, CIRA will consist of 69 Board Certified Radiologists and 8 Mid-Level providers.

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