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OKU/SPA Symposium


PET/CT Imaging of Head & Neck Cancers

Presented by Ken Veselicky, DDS, MD
February 28, 2010 1-2 PM
National Harbor, MD


cobb.jpg Positron Emission Tomography (PET)/Computed Tomography (CT) is the newest and most popular imaging modality for cancer in the United States today.

Omicron Kappa Upsilon, along with the National Dental Hygiene Honor Society Sigma Phi Alpha, sponsored a symposium at the 2010 ADEA Annual Session in National Harbor, MD featuring Ken Veselicky, DDS, MD.  Board certified in Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Radiology, Dr. Veselicky is licensed to practice medicine and dentistry in West Virginia.

Dr. Ken Veselicky's teaching interests center on nuclear medicine and general radiology at the West Virginia University School of Medicine.  Dr. Veselicky's presentation described and illustrated the use of PET/CT in the diagnosis and treatment of certain cancers with special emphasis on cancer of the oral cavity and head and neck.

Dr. Veselicy received a bachelor of science degree in pharmacy from Duquesne University School of Pharmacy in 1980, a dental degree from the West Virginia School of Dentistry in 1988 and a degree in medicine from the West Virginia University School of Medicine in 1997