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OPEN until March 15, 2023

Date and venue

June 5-9, 2023

Astana, Kazakhstan

Host organiser

Prof. Tairkhan Dautov

Astana/KZ

How to apply

To apply for the programme, applicants are invited to send an e-mail to the ESOR Office (esor@myesr.org) and provide the following documents in one single PDF file:

    1. Current curriculum vitae (CV), applicants must use the ESOR CV template.
    2. Letter of motivation explaining personal interest
    3. Letter of recommendation from the head of department of the current training centre or a previously undertaken academic training
    4. Proof of resident status or certificate of board certification
    5. Written confirmation from the head of department stating that the applicant is proficient in English

Important: all documents have to be combined in ONE SINGLE pdf file.

ESOR ASTANA TUTORIAL

June 5 – 9, 2023 – Astana/Kazakhstan

Aim

The aim of the ESOR Tutorials is to further the experience of young radiologists, residents in their late years of training and board-certified radiologists, in daily radiological routine through exchange and intense teaching in the Central Asian reference centre. It is aimed at younger radiologists from Central Asian and CIS countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Mongolia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Russia)

The ESOR Astana Tutorial 2023 is organized ESOR in cooperation with Dr. Tairkhan B. Dautov, MD, Ph.D., DMSc, Associated Professor, Director of Clinical and Academical Department of Radiology and Nuclear Medicine of “University Medical Center” Corporate Fund, Astana, Kazakhstan, Vice-president of Radiological Society of Kazakhstan.

Number of available places

In 2023, 12 places for radiologists from Central Asia are available.

The Astana Tutorial is organised in partnership with the Radiological Society of Kazakhstan.

Eligibility criteria

  1. The ESOR Astana Tutorial applies to young radiologists, residents in their late years of training and board-certified radiologists within 5 years of board certification who desire to get the benefit of intense teaching.
  2. The ESOR Astana Tutorial is aimed at radiologists from Central Asian countries, applicants must be nationals of Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Mongolia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, or Russia.
  3. Previous exposure in any field of special interest is advantageous.
  4. Applicants must be fluent in English.

Programme structure

For one week participants are offered practical and theoretical knowledge and the opportunity to be integrated in the activities of an academic department of radiology. The tutorial comprises lectures on a variety of topics, covering modern diagnostic and interventional radiology. Mentored hands-on workshops in ultrasound, CT and MRI are also included. Additional exposure to non-interpretory issues of the broader culture of radiology is provided, addressing radiologic education, departmental work-flow, quality assurance or administrative principles and qualities. The whole programme is performed by renowned faculty including local and invited speakers.

Programme

Monday, June 5, 2023

08:30 – 09:00

Opening

Y. Pya, Astana/KZ

Chairman of the Board “University Medical Centre” corporate fund

 

ESOR Representative

 

R. Rakhimzhanova, Astana/KZ

President of the Radiological Society of Kazakhstan

09:00 – 10:00

Welcome and introduction

T. Dautov, Astana/KZ

Host organiser

10:00 – 11:00

Guided tour through the hospital

B. Duisenbayeva, Astana/KZ

Medical Secretary

11:00 – 12:00

Imaging and management of acute pancreatitis

C. Stoupis, Zurich/CH

12:00 – 13:00 Lunch break
13:00 – 14:00

Acute appendicitis and its mimics

C. Stoupis, Zurich/CH

14:00 – 15:00

Liver pseudo-lesions on CT and MRI: how to recognise and classify them

V. Sinitsyn, Moscow/RU

15:00 – 15:15 Coffee Break
15:15 – 16:15

The misty mesentery

C. Stoupis, Zurich/CH

16:15 – 17:15

The complex X-ray methods in early diagnostic of breast cancer in Kazakhstan

R. Rakhimzhanova, Astana/KZ

17:15 – 18:15

Modern and promising possibilities of CT and MRI

A. Aspidov, Siemens Healthineers, Moscow/RU

Tuesday, June 6, 2023

08:00 – 09:00 Morning conference of radiology
09:00 – 10:00 Participation in the daily work at the department of radiology
10:00 – 11:00 New developments in kidney imaging
V. Sinitsyn, Moscow/RU
11:00 – 12:00

Imaging of traumatic brain injuries

A. Krainik, Grenoble/FR

12:00 – 13:00 Lunch break
13:00 – 14:00 How to make a perfect cardiac CT study: tips and tricks
V. Sinitsyn, Moscow/RU
14:00 – 15:00 Imaging of neurodegenerative diseases
A. Krainik, Grenoble/FR
15:00 – 15:15 Coffee break
15:15 – 16:15

Imaging of cortical development malformations

A. Krainik, Grenoble/FR

16:15 – 17:15

CT-angiography in diagnostics of Total Anomalous Pulmonary Venous Return

T. Dautov, Astana/KZ

Wednesday, June 7, 2023

08:00 – 09:00 Morning conference of radiology
09:00 – 10:00 Participation in the daily work at the department of radiology
10:00 – 11:00

The role of intervention radiology in the diagnostic of breast diseases

R. Rakhimzhanova, Astana/KZ

11:00 – 12:00

Current problems of the use of iodine and gadolinium-based contrast agents

N.L. Shimanovskii, Moscow/RU (Bayer Moscow)

12:00 – 13:00 Lunch break
13:00 – 14:00

MRI of ovarian tumours

Z. Abdrakhmanova, Astana/KZ

14:00 – 15:00

PET-CT in oncology

A. Saduakasova, Astana/KZ

15:00 – 15:15 Coffee break
15:15 – 16:15

Photodynamic therapy in oncology

N. A. Shanazarov, Astana/KZ

16:15 – 17:15

Why do we need contrast agent injectors in CT and MRI

K. Kovaleva, Graz/AT (Sanova)

Thursday, June 8, 2023

08:00 – 09:00 Morning conference of radiology
09:00 – 10:00 Participation in the daily work at the department of radiology
10:00 – 11:00

Lung cancer imaging and staging

I. Tyurin, Moscow/RU

11:00 – 12:00

MSCT of diffuse interstitial lung pathology

E. Chuvakova, Astana/KZ

12:00 – 13:00 Lunch break
13:00 – 14:00

Imaging of community acquired pneumonia

I. Tyurin, Moscow/RU

14:00 – 15:00

Interventional procedures for valvular heart disease   

S. Alimbaev, Astana/KZ

15:00 – 15:15 Coffee break
15:15 – 16:15

Imaging of pulmonary tuberculosis

I. Tyurin, Moscow/RU

16:15 – 17:15

From Artificial Inteligence to tomosynthesis: new techniques in radiology

J. Cant, Agfa HealthCare, Antwerp, Belgium

Friday, June 9, 2023

08:00 – 09:00 Morning conference of radiology
09:00 – 10:00 Participation in the daily work at the department of radiology
10:00 – 11:00

The determination of the ischemia of myocardium with modern method

M. Aripov, Astana/KZ

11:00 – 12:00

Intervention treatment of dysrhythmia 

A. Abdrakhmanov, Astana/KZ

12:00 – 13:00 Lunch break
13:00 – 14:00

Interventional radiology in gynaecology

B. Abishev, Astana/KZ

14:00 – 15:00

Application of advanced MRI technology in the imaging of glial brain tumors

Z. Baiturlin, Astana/KZ

15:00 – 15:15 Coffee break
15:15 – 16:15

Ultrasound diagnosis in the pathology of abdominal aorta and its branches

Z. Kozhakhmetova, Astana/KZ

16:15 – 17:15

Emergency radiology in paediatrics

K. Maer, Astana/KZ

17:15 – 17:45

Closing ceremony 

T. Dautov, Astana/KZ