GALEN Advanced Course on
Oncologic Imaging from Head to Toe

September 5-6, 2019; Paris/France
Course informationThis advanced course is aimed at senior residents and recently board-certified radiologists, interested in oncologic imaging. A multimodality approach, using state-of-the-art imaging, of a variety of neoplasms in the fields of head and neck, chest, abdomen and pelvis will be presented. Challenges for oncologic imaging including immunotherapy assessment and dealing with incidental lesions will also be covered. Internationally renowned European experts will ensure a high-quality teaching programme combining plenary talks and workshops allowing for interactive case discussions.

Learning objectives
  • to present an update on current imaging for the assessment of some of the most frequesnt/important cancers
  • to explain the necessity of staging for appropriate therapy planning and correct estimation of prognosis
  • to review the evolving role of different imaging modalities in the multidisciplinary management of some of the most frequent/important cancers
  • to understand the challenges for imaging in the management of immunotherapies
  • to understand the best  approach to dealing with incidental lesions in cancer patients

Programme Thursday, September 5
13:00-13:45
Registration
13:45-14:00
Welcome and introduction
14:00-14:30
Multimodality imaging of pancreatic cancer
M. Zins, Paris/FR
14:30-15:00
Multimodality imaging of liver tumours
V. Vilgrain, Clichy/FR
15:00-15:30
Incidental splenic lesions in cancer patients
S. Gourtsoyianni, Athens/GR
15:30-15:50
Coffee break
15:50-18:00
Workshops
M. Zins, V. Vilgrain, S. Gourtsoyianni

Friday, September 6
09:00-09:30
Assessing renal tumours: pearls and pitfalls
R. Pozzi Mucelli, Trieste/IT
09:30-10:00
Update of prostate cancer imaging
H. Thoeny, Fribourg/CH
10:00-10:30
Multimodality imaging of lung cancer
I. Tyurin, Moscow/RU
10:30-10:50  Coffee break
10:50-13:00
Workshops
R. Pozzi Mucelli, H. Thoeny, I. Tyurin
13:00-14:00
Lunch break
14:00-14:30
Multimodality imaging of head and neck cancer
R. Maroldi, Brescia/IT  
14:30-15:00
Bone tumours: making the most of imaging
K. Verstraete, Ghent/BE
15:00-15:30
Immunotherapy: how best to assess response?
C. Dromain, Lausanne/CH
15:30-15:50
Coffee break
15:50-18:00
Workshops
R. Maroldi, K. Verstraete, C. Dromain
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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