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ESGAR/ESDO course on hepatobiliary, pancreatic and GI tract neoplasms: a multidisciplinary imaging approach

Workshop Date

April 4 - 5, 2019

Workshop Venue

ADEIT Congress Centre
Plaza Virgen de la Paz 3
46001 Valencia, Spain

Workshop Language

The workshop will be held in English.

Local Organiser

L. Martì-Bonmatì
La Fe University and Polytechnic Hospital
Valencia/ES

Scientific Coordinators

R.G.H. Beets-Tan, Amsterdam/NL (ESGAR)
J.L. Van Laethem, Brussels/BE (ESDO)

Introduction

The European Society of Abdominal and Gastrointestinal Radiology (ESGAR) and the European Society of Digestive Oncology (ESDO) are organising together a multidisciplinary course on hepatobiliary, pancreatic and gastrointestinal tract neoplasms.
The course aims to provide knowledge on an integrated approach of imaging in the diagnosis and treatment of cancer. In expert lectures and interactive workshops held by a renowned European multidisciplinary faculty, the attendees learn about new imaging methods, the clinically relevant questions and how the answers impact treatment decision making in hepatic, pancreatic and gastrointestinal cancer.


Aims

  • To provide knowledge on an integrated approach of imaging in the diagnosis, treatment and management of hepatic, pancreatic and GI neoplasms.
  • To understand how information obtained by imaging can be used for clinical decision making, treatment planning and response assessment.
  • To learn about new imaging methods, the clinically relevant questions and how the answers impact treatment decision making
  • To attend smaller groups workshops simulating multidisciplinary tumour boards.
  • To interact with teachers in an open atmosphere.
  • To understand each other’s specialty needs

Target Group

The target group consists of senior residents and specialist involved in the diagnosis and management of patients with hepatic, pancreatic and GI tract neoplasms (such as radiologists, nuclear medicine specialists, surgeons, oncologists, gastroenterologists and radiotherapists), who are interested to learn and improve their knowledge on an optimal approach to multidisciplinary treatment management exploiting the use of imaging.


G. Beets, Amsterdam/NL  
R.G.H. Beets-Tan, Amsterdam/NL
R. García Marcos, Valencia/ES
T. Gruenberger, Vienna/AT 
L. Martí-Bonmatí, Valencia/ES
E. Montalvá Orón, Valencia/ES
E. Rangelova, Stockholm/SE 
J.L. Van Laethem, Brussels/BE  


April 4, 2019

08:00

Registration

 

Hepatocellular carcinoma and cholangiocarcinoma


09:00Pretreatment assessment of hepatocellular carcinomaL. Marti Bonmati, Valencia/ES
09:25Surgical treatment of HCCE. Montalvá Orón, Valencia/ES
09:50TACE, TARE or systemic therapy?R. García Marcos, Valencia/ES
10:15Treatment effect evaluation
10:40Coffee Break

Imaging diagnosis and staging of cholangiocarcinoma

11:10Imaging diagnosis and staging of cholangiocarcinoma

 

11:35

Cholangiocarcinoma: a surgical perspective

T. Gruenberger, Vienna/AT
12:00Cholangiocarcinoma: oncological approachesJ.L. Van Laethem, Brussels/BE
12:25Treatment effect evaluation and follow-up
12:50Lunch

 

Multidisciplinary Workshops (2 x 70 min)


13:50Hepatocellular carcinoma workshop: clinical case based discussionsL. Marti Bonmati, Valencia/ES; E. Montalvá Orón, Valencia/ES
15:05Cholangiocarcinoma workshop: clinical case based discussionsJ.L. Van Laethem, Brussels/BE

 

Pancreatic adenocarcinoma


16:20Diagnosis and staging of pancreatic adenocarcinoma
16:45Surgical treatment and problemsE. Rangelova, Stockholm/SE
17:10Oncological perspectiveJ.L. Van Laethem, Brussels/BE
17:35Treatment effect evaluation and follow-up


April 5, 2019

GI Tract Cancer


08:30Imaging diagnosis and staging of rectal cancerG.Beets, Amsterdam/NL
08:55Rectal cancer organ saving treatment – a paradigm shiftG.Beets, Amsterdam/NL
09:20Organ saving treatment – the role of MR imagingR.G.H. Beets-Tan, Amsterdam/NL
09:45Coffee Break

 

Multidisciplinary Workshops (2 x 60 min)


10:15

Pancreatic tumours workshop: clinical case based discussionE.Rangelova, Stockholm/SE
11:20Rectal cancer workshop: clinical case based discussions G.Beets, Amsterdam/NL; R.G.H. Beets-Tan, Amsterdam/NL
12:25Adjourn

Valencia is the third biggest city in Spain, inhabits 790.000 people and is seen as the cultural centre of the country. The main sights of the city are its churches, mainly the cathedral de Santa Maria de Valencia, the “Lonja de la Seda” also known as Silk Exchange which is an UNESCO landmark and considered to be one of the most significant secular Gothic buildings in Europe and the City of Arts and Sciences (Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias). “Las Fallas” are Spain’s most spectacular fire festivals is held at the end of February every year which is definitely worth a visit.

Language: Spanish

Time Zone:
CET

Currency: Euro (EUR)

Closest airport: Aeropuerto de Valencia


Membership Benefits

  • Reduced fees at Annual Meetings and Workshops of the Society
  • Exclusive right to participate in Society sponsored activities
  • Free access to “European Radiology” on-line
  • Substantially reduced subscription rate to "Abdominal Radiology"
  • Eligibility to participate in Guideline Working Groups
  • Subspecialty Recognition Certificates
  • Personal ESGAR Account
  • ESGAR e-Newsletter and Annual Report
  • Unlimited access to the ESGAR e-Education Portal
  • Educational and networking activities

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