GALEN Foundation Course on Neuroradiology

June 25-27, 2015; Saint Petersburg/Russia

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 - coming soon  

Thursday, June 25
15:00 – 16:00 Registration
16:00 – 16:15 Welcome and introduction
16:15 – 17:00 CT perfusion of the brain
I. Pronin, Moscow/RU
17:00 – 17:45 Dementia: role of MRI
N. Ananyeva, Saint Petersburg/RU
17:45 – 18:30 MRI monitoring of cerebral gliomas after surgery and adjuvant therapy
T. Trofimova, Saint Petersburg/RU

Friday, June 26
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
M. Argyropoulou, Ioannina/GR
10:30 – 10:50 Coffee break
10:50 – 13:00 Workshops
L. Van den Hauwe, R. Gasparotti, M. Argyropoulou
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch break
14:00 – 14:30 Brain injury
P. Parizel, Antwerp/BE
14:30 – 15:00 CNS infections
Y. Özsunar, Aydin/TR
15:00 – 15:30 CNS infections
S. Karampekios, Heraklion/GR
15:30 – 15:50 Coffee break
15:50 – 18:00 Workshops
P. Parizel, Y. Özsunar, S. Karampekios

Saturday, June 27
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
ESR Contact
The European School
of Radiology (ESOR)
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