GALEN Foundation Course on Neuroradiology

May 12-14, 2016; Warsaw/Poland

This course is for radiologists in training, who desire a comprehensive and concise review of neuroradiology. Basic neuroanatomy, general disease categories of traumatic, infectious, neoplastic, vascular, congenital, demyelinating diseases of the brain and spine 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 and spine pathologies
  • to prioritise imaging studies that will guide patient management
  • to select the best and most cost-effective imaging protocols

        Learning objectives by topic

Programme
Thursday, May 12
15:00 – 16:00 Registration
16:00 – 16:15 Welcome and introduction
16:15 – 17:00 Imaging of spine trauma
M. Stajgis, PoznaƄ/PL
17:00 – 17:45 Intramedullary spinal tumour like lesions
E. Maj, Warsaw/PL
17:45 – 18:30 MR proton spectroscopy of the brain in selected pathologies
J. Walecki, Warsaw/PL

Friday, May 13
09:00 – 09:30 Pattern recognition in neuroradiology
L. Van den Hauwe, Antwerp/BE
09:30 – 10:00 MRI of the brain: the standard and the advanced protocol
P. Demaerel, Leuven/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
L. Van den Hauwe, P. Demaerel, M. Argyropoulou
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch break
14:00 – 14:30 Brain injury
P.M. Parizel, Antwerp/BE
14:30 – 15:00 Update on CNS malignancies
M. Thurnher, Vienna/AT
15:00 – 15:30 Imaging in epilepsy
M. Papathanasiou, Athens/GR
15:30 – 15:50 Coffee break
15:50 – 18:00 Workshops
P. Parizel, M. Thurnher, M. Papathanasiou

Saturday, May 14
09:00 – 09:30 CNS infections
C. Calli, Izmir/TR
09:30 – 10:00 Stroke: diagnosis and therapy
P. Vilela, Lisbon/PT
10:00 – 10:30 White matter diseases
F. Bonneville, Toulouse/FR
10:30 – 10:50 Coffee break
10:50 – 13:00 Workshops
C. Calli, P. Vilela, 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
                     Scholar

            Enrique F. Garces-Inigo, Albacete/ES
            Fellow

         Bruno Hochhegger, Porto Alegre/BR
         Scholar


            Saulius Rutkauskas, Kaunas/LT
            Scholar
 
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  • 1010 Vienna, Austria
  • Tel: +43-1-533 40 64
  • Fax: +43-1-533 40 64-447
  • www.myESR.org
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