ASKLEPIOS Course on
Body Oncologic Imaging

for radiologsits from Russia and CIS countries
May 16-17, 2019; St. Petersburg/Russia
Course informationThis advanced course is aimed at senior residents and recently board-certified radiologists from Russia and CIS countries, interested in oncologic imaging. Diagnostic criteria and staging principles for imaging of a variety of neoplasms including breast, thorax, abdomen and pelvis will be presented. A particular focus will be on the application of the latest imaging techniques in oncologic imaging. Internationally renowned European experts will ensure a high-quality teaching programme combining plenary topics and workshops allowing for interactive case discussions.


Learning objectives
  • to present an update on current imaging protocols for the assessment of some of the most frequent/important cancers
  • to review the evolving role and potential of different imaging modalities in the multidisciplinary management of some of the most frequent/important cancers
  • to explain the clinical significance of early tumour detection and the necessity of staging for appropriate therapy planning and correct estimation of prognosis
  • to discuss the role of imaging in therapy monitoring, restaging and follow-up of selected cancers

Programme flyer including learning objectives by topic

 

Programme Thursday, May 16
08:00-08:45
Registration
08:45-09:00
Welcome and introduction
09:00-09:30
Imaging of abdominal neuroendocrine tumours
V. Vilgrain, Clichy/FR
09:30-10:00
Lung cancer: multimodality imaging
I. Tyurin, Moscow/RU
10:00-10:30 Imaging of metastatic lymph nodes: focus on DWI
H. Thoeny, Bern/CH
10:30-10:50
Coffee break
10:50-13:00
Workshops
V. Vilgrain, I. Tyurin, H. Thoeny
13:00-14:00
Lunch break
14:00-14:30 Breast cancer: early detection and staging
T. Helbich, Vienna/AT
14:30-15:00
Endometrial and cervical cancer: staging and assessing therapy
R. Forstner, Salzburg/AT
15:00-15:30
MRI in staging and monitoring of rectal cancer
V. Sinitsyn, Moscow/RU
15:30-15:50
Coffee break
15:50-18:00
Workshops
T. Helbich, R. Forstner, V. Sinitsyn

Friday, May 17
09:00-09:30                 Focal liver lesions: diagnostic approach based on imaging characteristics                                                   
C. Stoupis, Maennendorf/CH
09:30-10:00
Pancreatic cancer: detection, staging  and treatment evaluation
R. Manfredi, Rome/IT   
10:00-10:30
Prostate cancer: PIRADS v2 and beyond
J. Futterer, Nijmegen/NL
10:30-10:50
Coffee break
10:50-13:00
Workshops
C. Stoupis, R. Manfredi, J. Futterer
13:00
Certificate of attendance
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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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