Visiting Professorship Programme Balkan Congress

Breast Imaging
October 17, 2019; Heraklion/Greece
Course informationThis course is aimed at senior residents, board-certified radiologists and fellows interested in high-quality state-of-the-art breast imaging. This intense one-day programme consisting of lectures and workshops is articulated on imaging strategies in screening as well as the  preoperative setting with staging and tumour localisation as well as neoadjuvant chemotherapy monitoring. Lectures on latest advances of routine breast imaging with a focus on tomosynthesis, contrast-enhanced spectral mammography, advanced ultrasound and ultrafast breast MRI will be presented. Highly renowned European lecturers will ensure a high-quality teaching programme, combining lectures and workshops, allowing for interactive case discussions.

Learning objectives
  • to convey in-depth knowledge on the role of tomosynthesis, contrast-enhanced spectral mammography, advanced ultrasound and MRI in the diagnosis and characterisation of breast lesions, with emphasis on the breast cancer
  • to present a comprehensive and practical overview of updated current imaging protocols and derived information in the detection and evaluation of breast pathologies
  • to discuss state-of-the-art imaging approaches in screening as well as the preoperative setting of patients with the breast cancer
  • to interactively discuss cases in workshops related to the presented lecture topics

      Programme flyer including learning objectives by topic

 

Programme
Thursday, October 17
08:00-08:45 Registration
08:45-09:00
Welcome and introduction
09:00-09:30
Tomosynthesis and contrast-enhanced spectral mammography
E. Fallenberg, Munich/DE
09:30-10:00
Ultrasound, elastography and more
F. Kilburn-Toppin, Cambridge/UK
10:00-10:30
Ultrafast and non-contrast breast MRI
R. Mann, Nijmegen/NL
10:30-10:50
Coffee break
10:50-13:00 
Workshops
E. Fallenberg, F. Kilburn-Toppin, R. Mann
13:00-14:00
Lunch break
14:00-14:30
Screening: who, when and how?
F. Kilburn-Toppin, Cambridge/UK
14:30-15:00
Preoperative staging and tumour localisation
E. Fallenberg, Munich/DE
15:00-15:30
Neoadjuvant chemotherapy monitoring
R. Mann, Nijmegen/NL
15:30-15:50 
Coffee break
15:50-18:00
Workshops
F. Kilburn-Toppin, E. Fallenberg, R. Mann
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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