Breast imaging

February 14, 2024
12:30 – 18:00 CET
5 CMEs

What to expect

This course is aimed at residents in their 4th and 5th year of training in radiology and recently board- certified radiologists interested in Breast Imaging. It is adhered to Level II of the European Training Curriculum and is intended to provide an in-depth view into modern state-of the-art imaging in breast diseases. 

The course includes six topics consisting of 40 minutes of theory and case presentations followed by a live Q&A section after each session for interaction with the faculty members.

AccreditatioN

Applications will be made to the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME) for CME accreditation of this event.

Applications have been made to the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME) for CME accreditation of this event.

The course has been granted 5 European CME credits (ECMEC®s) by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME).

Certificates with CME credits will be issued only after watching the live stream and completing an online evaluation form.

No CME credits will be available for watching on demand.

We work with impartiality and transparency. Find the steering committee disclosure forms here →

Learning Objectives

  • to know the comparative strengths and weaknesses of current breast imaging modalities
  • to become familiar with the current indications for MRI of the breast and the value of 3D US
  • to understand technical details behind 2D and 3D digital based mammography techniques
  • to learn about imaging challenges of assessing response to neo-adjuvant chemotherapy

Programme

12:30 – 13:10Structured reporting with BIRADS
I. Thomassin-Naggara, Paris/FR
13:10 – 13:50Breast cancer screening: when, how, and why?
S. Vinnicombe, Cheltenham/UK
13:50 – 14:30Digital revolution in mammography
T. Helbich, Vienna/AT
14:30 – 15:00Q&A Session
15:00 – 15:30Break
15:30 – 16:10Ultrasound of the breast: from morphology to function
I. Thomassin-Naggara, Paris/FR
16:10 – 16:50MRI of the breast: when and how?
S. Vinnicombe, Cheltenham/UK
16:50 – 17:30Imaging during neoadjuvant chemotherapy (NAC)
T. Helbich, Vienna/AT
17:30 – 18:00Q&A Session

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