GALEN Foundation Course on Neuroradiology

June 26-28, 2014; Wroclaw/Poland

This course is for young 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 protocols and imaging techniques available
        Learning objectives by topic  

Thursday, June 26
15:00 – 16:00 Registration
16:00 – 16:15 Welcome and introduction
16:15 – 17:00 Imaging of spine trauma – vertebral and extramedullary spinal canal injuries
J. Walecki, Warsaw/PL
17:00 – 17:45 Imaging of spine trauma – spinal cord injuries
M. Stajgis, Poznan/PL
17:45 – 18:30 Imaging in degenerative disease of the spine
M. Sasiadek, Wroclaw/PL

Friday, June 27
09:00 – 09:30 Pattern recognition in neuroradiology
L. Van den Hauwe, Antwerp/BE
09:30 – 10:00 MRI of the brain: why, how, when
R. Gasparotti, Brescia/IT
10:00 – 10:30 Congenital abnormalities of the brain
A. Rossi, Genova/IT
10:30 – 10:50 Coffee break
10:50 – 13:00 Workshops
L. Van den Hauwe, R. Gasparotti, A. Rossi
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch break
14:00 – 14:30 Brain injury
P. Parizel, Antwerp/BE
14:30 – 15:00 CNS infections
E. Papadaki, Heraklion/GR
15:00 – 15:30 CNS malignancies
C. Calli, Izmir/TR
15:30 – 15:50 Coffee break
15:50 – 18:00 Workshops
P. Parizel, E. Papadaki, C. Calli

Saturday, June 28
09:00 – 09:30 Imaging in epilepsy
P. Sundgren, Lund/SE
09:30 – 10:00 Stroke: diagnosis and therapy
P. Vilela, Lisbon/PT
10:00 – 10:30 White matter diseases
M. Thurnher, Vienna/AT
10:30 – 10:50 Coffee break
10:50 – 13:00 Workshops
P. Sundgren, P. Vilela, M. Thurnher
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
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The European School
of Radiology (ESOR)
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