ASKLEPIOS Course: Introduction to Hybrid Imaging in Oncology

August 30-31, 2018; Vienna/Austria
Course informationThis course is aimed at final-year residents, general radiologists, nuclear medicine physicians and oncologists who want to update their knowledge on new applications and state-of-the-art hybrid medical imaging of cancer. No previous practical experience of the subject is required. The expert faculty comprises nuclear medicine physicians and radiologists who will provide a series of lectures describing optimal imaging pathways for oncological diagnosis, follow-up and response assessment. Lectures will be followed by interactive workshops, presented jointly by faculty specialists.

Learning objectives
  • to learn the principles of hybrid medical imaging
  • to learn the key clinical questions at different points in the patient’s journey
  • to understand the indications, limitations and comparative merits of each part in hybrid medical imaging in a wide range of oncologic conditions and how it relates to other modalities
  • to appreciate the complementary roles of structural and functional/molecular imaging in cancer management
  • to understand hybrid medical imaging pathways for a range of different tumour types including lung cancer, head and neck, prostate and gynaecological cancer
  • to understand how information derived from imaging guides patient selection for treatment and supports individualised treatment planning


      Learning objectives by topic - coming soon


Programme
Thursday, August 30
13:00-13:45 Registration
13:45-14:00 Welcome and introduction
14:00-14:30 The basics of hybrid imaging
T. Beyer, Vienna/AT
14:30-15:00 Hybrid Imaging in head and neck cancer                                 
M. Becker, Geneva/CH
15:00-15:30
PET CT in lung cancer
K. Riklund, Umeå/SE
15:30-15:50
Coffee break
15:50-18:00   
Workshops
T. Beyer, M. Becker, K. Riklund
 
Friday, August 31
09:00-09:30    Cardiac MRI/PET
M. Gutberlet, Leipzig/DE
09:30-10:00 Hybrid imaging in haematological disorders                                                                        
M. Mayerhöfer, Vienna/AT
10:00-10:30 Hybrid imaging in prostate cancer
H.-P. Schlemmer, Heidelberg/DE
10:30-10:50 Coffee break
10:50-13:00 Workshops
M. Gutberlet, M. Mayerhöfer, H.-P. Schlemmer
13:00-14:00 Lunch break
14:00-14:30 Hybrid imaging in gynaecologic cancer
A. Rockall, London/UK
14:30-15:00 Hybrid imaging in paediatric oncology
S. Gatidis, Tuebingen/DE
15:00-15:30 MRI PET present and future
G. Antoch, Essen/DE  
15:30-15:50
Coffee break
15:50-18:00
Workshops
A. Rockall, S. Gatidis, G. Antoch
18:00
Certificate of attendance
 
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                     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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