Egypt

esor course on

oncological imaging

17 April, 2024

What to expect

The course is aimed at senior residents, board-certified radiologists and fellows interested in oncologic imaging. It is designed as an intense one-day programme, with a particular focus on the diagnostic criteria, staging principles, and clinical role of imaging in the fields of liver, kidney, and breast. 

This course will also highlight the latest advances regarding image acquisition for oncologic imaging.

Renowned European experts ensure a high quality-teaching programme
combining theory and case presentations with an interactive character.

Your host & venue

Prof. Tarek El-Diasty

Titulations, etc.

Venue will be announced soon!

Venue
Grand Nile Tower Hotel

Abdulaziz AL Saud, Old Cairo
Cairo Governorate 4240304
Egypt

Take a look at the venue →

Co-Organizers

Prof. Ursula Reiter
University Hospital of Graz

Prof. Christian Loewe
Medical University of Vienna

In cooperation with

Accreditation

The ESOR Visiting Professorship to Central Asia has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) for a maximum of 5.0 European CME credits (ECMEC®s)

Certificates with CME credits will be issued only after participating in the course activities and completing an online evaluation form.

Learning Objectives

  • to review the evolving role and potential of different imaging modalities in the multidisciplinary management of some of the most frequent/important cancers
  • to explain the necessity of staging for appropriate therapy planning and correct estimation of prognosis
  • to review the diagnosis clues of renal cancer and the differentials
  • to understand the role of imaging in breast cancer
  • to review the guidelines on the diagnosis of HCC and their translation to practice
  • to get familiar with the most common adrenal tumours
  • to know the most common imaging presentations of liver metastases

Programme

*all times given in local time in Astana
08:00 – 08:45Registration
08:45– 09:00Welcome & Introduction
09:00 – 09:30Diagnosis and Staging of Hepatocellular Carcinoma
V. Vilgrain, Clichy/FR
09:30 – 10:00Imaging of Renal Cancer and Differentials
P. De Visschere, Ghent/BE
10:00 – 10:30Imaging of Breast Cancer: An Update
T. Helbich, Vienna/AT
10:30– 10:50Coffee Break
10:50 – 13:00Workshops
13:00 – 14:00Lunch Break
14:00 – 14:30Imaging Findings of Liver Metastases
V. Vilgrain, Clichy/FR
14:30– 15:00Breast: Image-Guided Interventions
T. Helbich, Vienna/AT
15:00 – 15:30Adrenal Masses: Characterisation and Differential Diagnosis
P. De Visschere, Ghent/BE
15:30– 15:50Coffee Break
15:50 – 18:00Workshops
18:00Course Evaluation & End Ceremony

Fees

The registration fee includes only the ESOR Asklepios Course on Cardiac Imaging. Participants are responsible for their travel and accommodation arrangements themselves.

EUR 390 for ESR Members in Training (radiology residents)
EUR 590 for ESR Members

Please note that 10% VAT will be added during the registration process.

Prepare your applications!

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