GALEN Foundation Course on Neuroradiology

May 7-9, 2020; Naples/Italy

Course information

This course is for radiologists in training, who desire a comprehensive and concise review of neuroradiology.  Basic neuroanatomy, imaging features of traumatic, infectious, neoplastic, vascular, congenital and demyelinating diseases of the brain will be covered. Internationally renowned European neuroradiologists will provide the lectures and workshops with 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 review key imaging findings of the most common brain and spinal cord diseases
  • to prioritise imaging studies that will guide patient management
  • to select the most appropriate and most cost-effective imaging protocols

Programme flyer including learning objectives by topic - coming soon

Thursday, May 7
15:00-16:00 Registration
16:00-16:15 Welcome and introduction
16:15-17:00 Vascular anatomy and imaging techniques
A. Bozzao, Rome/IT
17:00-17:45 Update on Multiple Sclerosis Imaging
A. Falini, Milan/IT
17:45-18:30 Non-traumatic brain haemorrhage and its treatment
M. Muto, Naples/IT

Friday, May 8
09:00-09:30 Cross-sectional brain anatomy revisited
T. Yousry, London/UK
09:30-10:00 Multiple white spots - Common aetiology
F. Bonneville, Toulouse/FR
10:00-10:30 Multiple black dots - Common aetiology
H.R. Jäger, London/UK
10:30-10:50 Coffee break
10:50-13:00 Workshops
T. Yousry, F. Bonneville, H.R. Jäger
13:00-14:00 Lunch break
14:00-14:30 Congenital spine and brain abnormalities
M. Argyropoulou, Ioannina/GR
14:30-15:00 Stroke
L. Van den Hauwe, Antwerp/BE
15:00-15:30 Traumatic brain injury: a practical guide
P. Vilela, Lisbon/PT
15:30-15:50 Coffee break
15:50-18:00 Workshops
M. Argyropoulou, L. Van den Hauwe, P. Vilela

Saturday, May 9
09:00-09:30 Brain infections: from image to pathogen
C. Calli, Izmir/TR
09:30-10:00 Spinal cord lesions: myelitis or tumour?
M. Thurnher, Vienna/AT
10:00-10:30 Brain tumours: what you should know
S. Van Cauter, Genk/BE
10:30-10:50 Coffee break
10:50-13:00 Workshops
C. Calli, M. Thurnher, S. Van Cauter
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
  • ESR Office:
  • Am Gestade 1
  • 1010 Vienna, Austria
  • Tel: +43-1-533 40 64
  • Fax: +43-1-533 40 64-448
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