Image For Activity Cover
SNAP Neuroimaging New to Neuro Bundle
Course Overview
Document LearningActivityInformation 5504

This course covers foundational knowledge and skills needed during the onboarding phase, particularly for advanced practitioners who are new to the neurosurgical specialty, as well as teaches and reinforces key concepts.

This course is sponsored via an educational grant from Medtronic



  • Margaret Chapman, MD
  • Michael Wang, MD
  • John Heymann, MD
  • Ibrahim Hussain, MD


  • Alice Edwards, PA-C
  • Robin Saiki, ACNP
  • Scott Simon, MD
  • Michael Wang, MD
Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

How to Read Plane X-rays

  1. Identify normal spinal alignment on plane xray both static and flexing
  2. Recognize spondylothisthesis and pars fracture

How to read a cervical MRI

  1. Identify bones, disk, cord, and nerves on cervical MRI
  2. Differentiate disk herniation, ligament hypertropy, and cord compression on a cervical MRI

How to Interpret Lumbar Imaging

  1. Identify bones, disks, and nerves on a lumbar MRI
  2. Differentiate disk herniation, canal stenosis, ligament hypertropy, and spondylothisthesis on lumbar MRI

Introduction to Neuroimaging: Spine

  1. Review the normal radiologic anatomy of the spine on radiograph, CT, and MRI
  2. Discuss the strengths and differences of each modality for common pathologies

Introduction To Neuroimaging: Cranial

  1. Review computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of the brain
  2. Discuss the strengths and differences of each modality for common pathologies
Availability: On-Demand
Cost: Member: $199.00
Non-Member: $399.00
Resident: $199.00
Credit Offered:
5.25 CME Credits
5.25 CEU Credits
Contains: 5 Courses
Powered By