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The History (and Future) of the STREAM Conference
with Dr. Ari Isaacson
We talk with STREAM meeting founders Dr. Ari Isaacson and Dr. Sandeep Bagla about its origin story, as well as what they have planned at STREAM 2021 for docs who want to learn Prostate Artery Embolization, Musculoskeletal Embolizations, and new techniques for Pain Therapy.
BackTable, LLC (Producer). (2021, July 31). Ep. 145 – The History (and Future) of the STREAM Conference [Audio podcast]. Retrieved from https://www.backtable.com
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Dr. Ari Isaacson
Dr. Ari Isaacson is a practicing interventional radiologist with the UNC Department of Radiology in North Carolina.
Dr. Sandeep Bagla
Dr. Sandeep Bagla is a practicing interventional radiologist with the Vascular Institute of Virginia and the president of Prostate Centers USA.
Dr. Michael Barraza
Dr. Michael Barraza is a practicing interventional radiologist (and all around great guy) with Radiology Associates in Baton Rouge, LA.
In this episode, Dr. Ari Isaacson, Dr. Sandeep Bagla, and our host Dr. Michael Barraza discuss the evolution of the STREAM conference and new developments for the September 2021 meeting.
Starting from 2017, the STREAM conference has attracted minimally invasive specialists seeking practical education and training. While the conference originally revolved around prostate artery embolization, it has since expanded to include topics such as genicular artery embolization, peripheral artery disease, and musculoskeletal interventions.
Drs. Isaacson and Bagla highlight the wide variety of speakers, which include urologists, orthopedic surgeons, and medical malpractice lawyers. They both emphasize that this dynamic conference responds to the audience’s interests and has an overall laid-back atmosphere. This year will also be the first one to feature a case competition for students and residents. Click the link below to register for the conference and apply the BackTable promotional code!
STREAM Meeting: https://www.thestreammeeting.com/
For attendings, use the code “BACKTABLE” for 50% off registration fee.
For residents/fellows/students, use the code “BACKTABLETRAINEE” for 100% off registration fee.
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