ASKLEPIOS Course on
Abdominal Oncologic Imaging

November 15-16, 2019; Kolkata/India
Course information
This course is aimed at senior residents, board-certified radiologists and fellows interested in high-quality abdominal oncologic imaging. This intense two-day programme is articulated on imaging strategies for the most common cancers in abdomen (liver, pancreas, bile ducts, and rectum) and pelvis (kidney, prostate, and female pelvis). The course will highlight technical strategies and reporting guidelines. Latest cross-sectional imaging techniques will be discussed regarding lesion detection, characterisation, staging and follow-up with radiological-pathological correlation. The most common differentials will be illustrated. Renowned European lecturers will ensure a high teaching quality programme, combining lectures and workshops, allowing for interactive case discussions.

Learning objectives
  • to understand in-depth knowledge on the role of imaging in abdominal oncology
  • to learn a comprehensive and practical overview of updated current imaging protocols and derived information in the detection and evaluation of abdominal and pelvic tumours
  • to review main pearls and pitfalls in abdominal oncology imaging
  • to be aware of state-of-the-art imaging approaches of the most common cancers in abdomen (liver, pancreas, bile ducts, and rectum) and pelvis (kidney, prostate, and female pelvis)


Programme

Friday, November 15
08:00-08:45 
Registration
08:45-09:00 Welcome and introduction
09:00-09:30 
Hepatocellular carcinoma
V. Vilgrain, Clichy/FR
09:30-10:00 Gallbladder cancer
S. Sen, Kolkata/IN
10:00-10:30
Diagnosis and staging of pancreatic cancer
C. Cassinotto, Montpellier/FR
10:30-10:50
Coffee break
10:50-13:00
Workshops
V. Vilgrain, S. Sen, C. Cassinotto
13:00-14:00 Lunch break
14:00-14:30   
Cholangiocarcinoma
V. Vilgrain, Clichy/FR 
14:30-15:00
Pancreatic cancer: imaging for assessing tumour response
C. Cassinotto, Montpellier/FR
15:00-15:30
Stomach and oesophagus
R. Sharma, New Delhi/IN
15:30-15:50
Coffee break
15:50-18:00      
Workshops
V. Vilgrain, C. Cassinotto, R. Sharma

Saturday, November 16
09:00-09:30  
Rectal cancer                                                               
S. Gourtsoyianni, Athens/GR
09:30-10:00 Prostate cancer
O. Rouvière, Lyon/FR
10:00-10:30 Ovarian cancer
A. Baheti, Mumbai/IN
10:30-10:50 Coffee break
10:50-13:00 Workshops
S. Gourtsoyianni, O. Rouvière, A. Baheti
13:00-14:00 Lunch break                
14:00-14:30 
Peritoneal carcinomatosis and its mimickers
S. Gourtsoyianni, Athens/GR
14:30-15:00
Renal cancer
O. Rouvière, Lyon/FR
15:00-15:30
Uterus cancer
K. Ganesan, Mumbai/IN
15:30-15:50
Coffee break
15:50-18:00
Workshops
S. Gourtsoyianni, O. Rouvière, K. Ganesan   
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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