Visiting Professorship Programme Balkan Congress

Abdominal oncology: Role of imaging in liver, bile ducts, and pancreas
October 15, 2020; Plovdiv/Bulgaria
Course informationThe course is aimed at senior residents, board-certified radiologists and fellows interested in abdominal oncologic imaging. It is designed as an intense one-day programme, directly linked to the Balkan Congress of Radiology. A particular focus will be on the applications of the latest imaging techniques, diagnostic criteria, staging principles and clinical role of imaging in liver, pancreatic, and bile ducts. Renowned European experts will ensure a high-quality teaching programme, combining lectures and workshops, allowing for interactive case discussions. 

Learning objectives
  • to understand the role of current imaging criteria and strategies for the diagnosis of malignant liver tumours: liver metastases and hepatocellular carcinoma
  • to review the evolving role and diagnostic potential of imaging in the diagnosis and staging of pancreatic adenocarcinoma
  • to be aware of the diagnostic and therapeutic challenges of cholangiocarcinoma


Programme flyer including learning objectives by topic - coming soon

 

Programme
Thursday, October 15
08:00-08:45 Registration
08:45-09:00
Welcome and introduction
09:00-09:30
Focal liver lesions: a multiphasic approach for detection and characterisation
G. Brancatelli, Palermo/IT
09:30-10:00
Liver metastases - Imaging according to the primary cancer
V. Vilgrain, Clichy/FR
10:00-10:30
Diagnosis and staging of pancreatic adenocarcinoma
C. Triantopoulou, Athens/GR
10:30-10:50
Coffee break
10:50-13:00 
Workshops
G. Brancatelli, V. Vilgrain, C. Triantopoulou
13:00-14:00
Lunch break
14:00-14:30
Hepatocellular carcinoma in the cirrhotic liver: how I approach it
G. Brancatelli, Palermo/IT
14:30-15:00
Imaging of cholangiocarcinoma
V. Vilgrain, Clichy/FR
15:00-15:30
Pancreatic adenocarcinoma: imaging after chemotherapy
C. Triantopoulou, Athens/GR
15:30-15:50 
Coffee break
15:50-18:00
Workshops
G. Brancatelli, V. Vilgrain, C. Triantopoulou
18:00
Certificate of attendance
 
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                     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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