GALEN Advanced Course on
Cardio-Thoracic Cross-Sectional Imaging

July 4-5, 2019; Tuebingen/Germany
Course informationThis course is aimed at senior residents and recently board-certified radiologists. The purpose of the course is to consolidate the knowledge in chest and cardiac radiology and to provide an integrated view into state-of-the-art cardio-thoracic cross-sectional imaging. The course is focused on the advanced applications of CT and MR in chest and cardiac imaging. The range of topics covers the currently most challenging areas of cardio-thoracic radiology such as management of acute chest pain patients with pulmonary infections or nodules, and the role of imaging in structural heart diseases. The faculty consists of internationally renowned European experts sharing their expertise and best cases. The combination of didactic lectures with interactive workshops guarantees the high educational value of this teaching programme.

Learning objectives
  • to become familiar with the latest technical and methodological advances in cardio-thoracic imaging
  • to understand the diagnostic and prognostic value provided by state-of-the-art radiology
  • to consolidate knowledge about the current best practice indications for patients with challenging pulmonary and cardiac pathology
  • to learn about the increasing role of imaging biomarkers in cardiovascular radiology

            Programme flyer including learning objectives by topic - coming soon


Programme
Thursday, July 4
13:00-13:45
Registration
13:45-14:00
Welcome and introduction
14:00-14:30
New insights into pulmonary embolism                                      
M. Prokop, Nijmegen/NL
14:30-15:00
Current role of cardiac CT in acute coronary syndromes
F. Bamberg, Tübingen/DE
15:00-15:30
Old disease - modern diagnosis and treatment: acute aortic syndromes
C. Loewe, Vienna/AT
15:30-15:50
Coffee break
15:50-18:00
Workshops
M. Prokop, F. Bamberg, C. Loewe

Friday, July 5
09:00-09:30
To touch or not to touch? Management of pulomonary nodules
M.-P. Revel, Paris/FR
09:30-10:00
Staging treatment decision and follow-up of lung cancer
H.-U. Kauczor, Heidelberg/DE
10:00-10:30
The forgotten organ: the oncologic heart
M. Francone, Rome/IT
10:30-10:50  Coffee break
10:50-13:00
Workshops
M.-P. Revel, H.-U. Kauczor, M. Francone
13:00-14:00
Lunch break
14:00-14:30
Cardiac inflammation and tissue characterisation
J. Bremerich, Basel/CH  
14:30-15:00
Cardiac interventions: Role of CT for planning and imaging complications
C. Artzner, Tübingen/DE
15:00-15:30
Pulmonary infections
T. Francquet, Barcelona/ES
15:30-15:50
Coffee break
15:50-18:00
Workshops
J. Bremerich, C. Schabel, T. Francquet
18:00 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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