GALEN Foundation Course on Neuroradiology

April 26-28, 2018; Paris/France

Course information

This course is for radiologists in training, who desire a comprehensive and concise review of neuroradiology.  Basic neuroanatomy and imaging features of traumatic, infectious, neoplastic, vascular, congenital and demyelinating diseases of the brain will be covered. Internationally renowned European experts will conduct a series of didactic lectures and dedicated interactive case review discussions.  The course encompasses the broad spectrum of neuroradiology practice, including comprehensive reviews, updates in new trends and relevant imaging techniques.

Learning objectives
  • to learn the essential imaging findings of the most common brain diseases
  • to prioritise imaging studies that will guide patient management
  • to select the best and most cost-effective imaging protocols

        Programme flyer including learning objectives by topic

Thursday, April 26
15:00-16:00 Registration
16:00-16:15 Welcome and introduction
16:15-17:00 MRI in aneurisms, arteriovenous malformations and fistula
M. Edjlali, Paris/FR
17:00-17:45 Imaging of dementia
D. Dormont, Paris/FR
17:45-18:30 Brain cysts imaging
A. Krainik, Grenoble/FR

Friday, April 27
09:00-09:30 Cross-sectional anatomy of the brain revisited
T. Yousry, London/UK
09:30-10:00 Pattern recognition in neuroradiology
L. Van den Hauwe, Antwerp/BE
10:00-10:30 Congenital abnormalities of the brain
M. Argyropoulou, Ioannina/GR
10:30-10:50 Coffee break
10:50-13:00 Workshops
T. Yousry, L. van den Hauwe, M. Argyropoulou
13:00-14:00 Lunch break
14:00-14:30 Neuroimaging in patients with traumatic brain injury: a practical guide
P.M. Parizel, Antwerp/BE
14:30-15:00 Brain tumours: what is each technique telling us about the tumour
M. Thurnher, Vienna/AT
15:00-15:30 CNS infections: from image to pathogen
C. Calli, Izmir/TR
15:30-15:50 Coffee break
15:50-18:00 Workshops
P.M. Parizel, M. Thurnher, C. Calli

Saturday, April 28
09:00-09:30 Stroke: diagnosis and therapy
P. Vilela, Lisbon/PT
09:30-10:00 Imaging in epilepsy
P. Sundgren, Lund/SE
10:00-10:30 White matter diseases
F. Bonneville, Toulouse/FR
10:30-10:50 Coffee break
10:50-13:00 Workshops
P. Vilela, P. Sundgren, F. Bonneville
13:00 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

            Enrique F. Garces-Inigo, Albacete/ES

         Bruno Hochhegger, Porto Alegre/BR

            Saulius Rutkauskas, Kaunas/LT
ESR Contact
  • ESR Office:
  • Am Gestade 1
  • 1010 Vienna, Austria
  • Tel: +43-1-533 40 64
  • Fax: +43-1-533 40 64-447
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