Multidisciplinary Approach to Cancer Imaging

22. Oktober 2014 at 09:47
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6th to 8th November 2014, Maastricht, Netherlands

This course is designed for radiologists, radiation-oncologists, surgeons and all others involved or interested in obtaining knowledge on the multidisciplinary management of lung -, liver-, pancreatic- and rectal cancer. The goal is to understand each other’s specialty needs in a multidisciplinary environment. The course aims to provide knowledge on an integrated approach of imaging in the diagnosis and treatment of cancer.

Didactic lectures followed by workshops simulating multidisciplinary tumour boards will cover all aspects of patients’ management. A renowned European multidisciplinary faculty of expert radiologists, surgeons and radiation-oncologists will provide the participants with an in depth knowledge of imaging technology as well as an understanding of how its information can be used for clinical decision making, treatment planning, adaptation and response assessment.

Learning objectives:

  • to understand the imaging technology and protocols used in radiology and radiation oncology
  • to learn about relevant diagnostic questions in each other’s specialty
  • to become familiar with current treatment options in lung-, liver-, pancreatic- and rectal cancer
  • to understand how imaging information impacts treatment stratification, planning and adaptation

Download an overview of learning objectives by topic here.

Target group:

The target group consists of senior residents and junior radiologists and radiation oncologists who are interested to learn and improve their knowledge on an optimal approach to multidisciplinary treatment management exploiting the use of imaging.

esor_logoDate and venue:

November 6-8, 2014
University Hospital Maastricht
P. Debyelaan 25
6229 HX Maastricht
The Netherlands

Secretariat:

ESOR Office
Neutorgasse 9
1010 Vienna
Austria
esor@myesr.org

Registration:

To register please enter the ESR MyUserArea

Registration fee:
Registration fee EUR 350,-
This fee includes lectures and workshops attendance, teaching material for the course (syllabus), coffee breaks and lunch as per programme.
Please note that this course is open also to ESR non-members.
For registration without ESR ID please click here.

CME accreditation:

14 European CME credits (ECMEC)
accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education

 

Find more information and the complete program here.

 

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