Visiting Professorship Programme Argentina
Breast Imaging

November 2, 2019; Mar del Plata/Argentina
Course informationThis course is aimed at senior residents, board-certified radiologists and fellows interested in high-quality breast imaging. This intense one-day programme consisting of lectures and workshops is articulated on imaging strategies for the breast pathologies, with emphasis in diagnosis, preoperative staging and post-treatment follow-up of patients with breast cancer. Lectures about state-of-the-art mammography, breast ultrasound and breast MRI, as well as image-guided interventions of the breast will be presented. Renowned European lecturers will ensure a high-quality teaching programme, combining lectures and workshops, allowing for interactive case discussions.


Learning objectives
  • to convey in-depth knowledge on the role of mammography, ultrasound and MRI in diagnosis of breast diseases, with emphasis on breast cancer
  • to present a comprehensive and practical overview of updated current imaging protocols and derived information in the detection and evaluation of breast pathologies
  • to discuss state-of-the-art imaging approaches in preoperative staging and postoperative follow-up of patients with breast cancer
  • to present modern approach to image-guided interventions of breast



Programme
Saturday, November 2
07:30-08:15 Registration
08:15-08:30
Welcome and introduction
08:30-09:10
Update on advanced breast ultrasound including elastography
B. Brkljačić, Zagreb/HR
09:10-09:50
MRI of the breast: state of the art
T. Helbich, Vienna/AT
09:50-10:30
Preoperative staging of breast carcinoma
I. Thomassin-Naggara, Paris/FR
10:30-10:50
Coffee break
10:50-12:30 
Workshops
B. Brkljačić, T. Helbich, I. Thomassin-Naggara
12:30-14:00
Lunch break
14:00-14:40
Tomosynthesis: where do we stand?
I. Thomassin-Naggara, Paris/FR
14:40-15:20
Image-guided interventions of breast: when and how
T. Helbich, Vienna/AT
15:20-16:00
Imaging of the postoperative breast
B. Brkljačić, Zagreb/HR
16:00-16:20 
Coffee break
16:20-18:00
Workshops
I. Thomassin-Naggara, T. Helbich, B. Brkljačić
18:00
Certificate of attendance
 
 

About ESOR

... an established and growing institution, fulfilling the mission of the European Society of Radiology (ESR) in the field of education.

                     Anastas Doreski, Skopje/MK
                     Scholar

            Enrique F. Garces-Inigo, Albacete/ES
            Fellow

         Bruno Hochhegger, Porto Alegre/BR
         Scholar


            Saulius Rutkauskas, Kaunas/LT
            Scholar
 
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