August 29 - 30, 2019
Clarion Hotel Helsinki
The workshop will be held in English.
Dr. Kirsty Ijäs
Helsinki University Central Hospital
Dr. Marc Zins
F. Bensch, Helsinki/FI
K. Ijäs, Helsinki/FI
T. Lehtimäki, Helsinki/FI
T. Talvikki Lehtimäki, Kuopio/FI
I. Millet, Montpellier/FR
E. Pääkkö, Oulu/FI
J.B.C.M. Puylaert, The Hague/NL
M. Zins, Paris/FR
|09:00||Welcome and opening remarks|
K. Ijäs, Helsinki/FI
|09:05||Acute abdomen: imaging strategy in 2019|
I. Millet, Montpellier/FR
|09:30||Infections (appendicitis, diverticulitis...)||J.B.C.M. Puylaert, The Hague/NL|
|10:00||Imaging of the acute abdomen in pregnancy||E. Pääkkö, Oulu/FI|
|10:45||Interactive case discussions (35 x 3)||E. Pääkkö, J.B.C.M. Puylaert, I. Millet|
|14:00||Bowel obstruction||M. Zins, Paris/FR|
|14:25||Acute biliary conditions||J.B.C.M. Puylaert, The Hague/NL|
|14:50||Acute pancreatitis: diagnosis and intervention||T. Talvikki Lehtimäki, Kuopio/FI|
|16:00||Interactive case discussions (35 x 3)||J.B.C.M. Puylaert, M. Zins, T. Talvikki Lehtimäki|
Friday, August 30, 2019
|09:00||Mesentheric ischemia||T. Lehtimäki, Helsinki/FI|
|09:25||Acute GI Bleeding||M. Zins, Paris/FR|
|09:40||Abdominal trauma||F. Bensch, Helsinki/FI|
|10:30||Interactive case-based discussios (35 x 3)||F. Bensch, T. Lehtimäki, M. Zins|
|13:30||Ask the experts session|
Moderator: K. Ijäs, Helsinki/FI
|15:30||Tricky cases on ACS||All speakers|
|Radiologists, Physicians |
Radiologists in Training (Residents)
The number of participants per workshop is limited and registrations will be accepted on a first come first served basis. Together with the registration payment is necessary. Registrations as radiologist in training (Residents) must be accompanied by a confirmation of the head of the department confirming the status as Resident.
Registration deadline is July 29, 2019.
ESGAR offers the possibility of ensuring the registration with our partner “Europäische Reiseversicherung”. Thus, ESGAR will not refund any amount after a cancellation of registration itself. All requests have to be issued to the “Europäische Reiseversicherung” directly. Refunds will be given within the terms and conditions of the “Europäische Reiseversicherung”. All cancellations have to be made in writing (e-mail, fax or letter) to the Central ESGAR Office and confirmed.
Participants have the opportunity to take out insurance for the registration fee only. This insurance applies in case of an unforeseen cancellation of participation at the ESGAR Workshop and can be taken out together with your online registration. The cancellation insurance offered by Europäische Reiseversicherung covers up to 100 % of your registration fees in the event of your cancellation for any cause provided for in the insurance terms (Insurance form). Please read the insured reasons for cancellation carefully!
|Registration type||Registration fee||Insurance|
|ESGAR Member||€ 450.00||€ 32.00|
|Non Member||€ 650.00||€ 53.00|
Resident ESGAR Member
|€ 250.00||€ 18.00|
|Resident Non Member||€ 350.00||€ 25.00|
Payment of the premium has to be made together with payment of the registration fee. After payment you will find the Insurance Confirmation, which serves as proof of insurance in your "Personal ESGAR Account".
“The ESGAR Acute Abdomen Workshop, Helsinki, Finland, 29/08/2019-30/08/2019 has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) with 12 European CME credits (ECMEC®s). Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.”
“Through an agreement between the Union Européenne des Médecins Spécialistes and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert EACCME® credits to an equivalent number of AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Information on the process to convert EACCME® credit to AMA credit can be found at www.ama-assn.org/education/earn-credit-participation-international-activities.
“Live educational activities, occurring outside of Canada, recognised by the UEMS-EACCME® for ECMEC®s are deemed to be Accredited Group Learning Activities (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.”
Special room rates are available for the workshop's participants at the Clarion Hotel Helsinki:
Single Room Rate 170 € / room / night (incl. breakfast & VAT)
Double Room Rate 185 € / room / night (incl. breakfast & VAT)
Please book before 21.08.2019 in order to ensure availability by contacting the hotel directly at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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