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Date and venue

July 16, 2021

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Host organiser

Marc James DC delos Santos, Manila/PH


Oncology of the Abdomen and Pelvis | July 16, 2021 | Manila/The Philippines

Course information

This course is aimed at senior residents, board-certified radiologists and fellows interested in high-quality abdominal oncologic imaging. This intense one-day programme is articulated on imaging strategies for the most common GI (liver, pancreas, rectum) and GU (kidney, prostate, and ovaries) cancers, with emphasis in technical strategies and reporting guidelines. Latest cross-sectional imaging techniques will be discussed regarding lesion detection, characterisation, staging and follow-up with radiological-pathological correlation. The most common differentials will be illustrated. Renowned lecturers from Europe and the Philippines will ensure a high-quality teaching programme, combining lectures and workshops, allowing for interactive case discussions.

Learning objectives

  • to understand the role of imaging in GI oncology affecting liver, pancreas and rectum
  • to understand the role of imaging in GU oncology (kidney, prostate, and ovaries)
  • to be aware of the updated current imaging protocols
  • to learn about the main pearls and pitfalls in abdominal oncology imaging

Programme flyer including learning objectives by topic – coming soon

Preliminary Programme

Friday, July 16, 2021

07:00-07:45 Registration
07:45-08:00 Welcome and introduction
08:00-08:30 Liver metastases
V. Vilgrain, Clichy/FR
08:30-09:00 Pancreatic adenocarcinoma
C. Valls, Stockholm/SE
09:00-09:30 Rectal cancer
A. Laghi, Rome/IT   
09:30-09:50 Coffee break
09:50-12:00 Workshops
V. Vilgrain, C. Valls, A. Laghi
12:00-13:00 Lunch break
13:00-13:30 Prostate cancer
H. Thoeny, Fribourg/CH
13:30-14:00 Renal cancer
14:00-14:30 Ovarian cancer
14:30-14:50 Coffee break
14:50-17:00 Workshops
H. Thoeny, tba, tba
17:00 Certificate of attendance