AIMS Mexico
Chest and Abdominal Oncologic Imaging

April 11, 2018; Mexico City/Mexico
April 13, 2018; Guadalajara/Mexico
Course informationThe AIMS seminars are designed for participants from Mexico, in particular final-year residents, board-certified radiologists and fellows, interested in chest and abdominal oncology. They are articulated on advanced imaging strategies, diagnostic criteria and challenges when dealing with some of the most important chest and abdominal malignancies. An outstanding European and Mexican faculty will ensure a high-quality teaching programme, combining lectures and interactive case discussions.

Learning objectives
  • to be aware of the lung cancer screening programmes
  • to get familiar with multimodality imaging of lung cancer
  • to review the guidelines on the diagnosis of HCC and their translation to practice
  • to understand the role of MR imaging in anorectal cancer
  • to know the most common imaging presentations of neuroendocrine tumours of the abdomen
  • to review the diagnosis clues of renal cancer and the differentials

      Programme flyer including learning objectives by topic - Mexico City
      Programme flyer including learning objectives by topic - Guadalajara

Wednesday, April 11 (Mexico City)
Friday, April 13 (Guadalajara)
08:00-08:45 Registration
08:45-09:00 Welcome and introduction
Lung cancer screening
M.-P. Revel, Paris/FR
09:30-10:00 Multimodality imaging of lung cancer
L.F. Alva Lopez, Mexico City/MX
10:00-10:30 Diagnosis and staging of HCC: from guidelines to clinical practice
F. Caseiro Alves, Coimbra/PT
10:30-10:50 Coffee break
10:50-13:00 Workshops
M.-P. Revel, L.F. Alva Lopez, F. Caseiro Alves
13:00-14:00 Lunch break
14:00-14:30 Role of MRI in anorectal cancer
S. Gourtsoyianni, Athens/GR
14:30-15:00 Neuroendocrine tumours of the abdomen
V. Vilgrain, Clichy/FR
Differential diagnosis of focal renal lesions
V.M. Garcia-Gallegos, Guadalajara/MX
15:30-15:50 Coffee break
15:50-18:00 Workshops
S. Gourtsoyianni, V. Vilgrain, V.M. Garcia-Gallegos
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