GALEN Advanced Course on
Advances in Clinical CT

September 8-9, 2017; Zurich/Switzerland
Course informationThe course is aimed at senior residents, board-certified radiologists and fellows, as well as practicing radiologists interested in recent advances on CT imaging. It is designed as an intense, one and a half day course and addresses current advances, applied innovations and practices in CT imaging of the whole body. The expert faculty comprises excellent international teachers in the field. This course gives the unique opportunity to evaluate the latest technological and imaging updates for state-of-the-art advanced CT imaging in radiology. The combination of didactic lectures with interactive workshops, will give the attendees the opportunity of an educative experience and an exchange possibility with the faculty.

Learning objectives
  • to learn about current CT scanner technology, scanning options, dose reduction techniques and iterative reconstruction
  • to enhance knowledge on clinical applications of dual energy CT and subtraction imaging techniques
  • to learn about CT perfusion techniques of the whole body, as well as in neuroimaging
  • to be informed about CT imaging updates and their implications in chest, cardiac, musculoskeletal, abdominal and vascular diseases

            Learning objectives by topic

Programme
Friday, September 8
08:00-08:45 Registration
08:45-09:00
Welcome and introduction
09:00-09:30
Scanner technology and dose entertainment
M. Prokop, Nijmegen/NL
09:30-10:00
Dual energy CT (DECT) and subtraction imaging (SCT)
J. Sosna, Jerusalem/IL
10:00-10:30
CT perfusion imaging: what you need to know
V. Goh, London/UK
10:30-10:50 Coffee break
10:50-13:00 Workshops
M. Prokop, J. Sosna, V. Goh 
13:00-14:00
Lunch break
14:00-14:30
Stroke management optimisation: CT perfusion vs. DWI
K.-O. Lovblad, Geneva/CH
14:30-15:00
Vascular imaging updates
M. Krokidis, Cambridge/UK
15:00-15:30
Chest imaging updates
H. Prosch, Vienna/AT
15:30-15:50
Coffee break
15:50-18:00 
Workshops
K.-O. Lovblad, M. Krokidis, H. Prosch

Saturday, September 9
09:00-09:30         
Cardiac imaging updates                                                    
H. Alkadhi, Zurich/CH
09:30-10:00
MSK imaging updates                                                         
A. Blum, Nancy/FR
10:00-10:30
Abdominal imaging updates
V. Vilgrain, Paris/FR
10:30-10:50
Coffee break
10:50-13:00
Workshops                                                                       
H. Alkadhi, A. Blum, V. Vilgrain
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
 
ESR Contact
  • ESR Office:
  • Neutorgasse 9
  • 1010 Vienna, Austria
  • Tel: +43-1-533 40 64
  • Fax: +43-1-533 40 64-447
  • www.myESR.org
The European School
of Radiology (ESOR)
is an initiative of the
European Society of
Radiology