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Abdominal Oncologic Imaging Workshop (Clinical)

Workshop Date

May 18 - 19, 2017

Workshop Venue

Champalimaud Centre for the Unknown
Avenida Brasília
1400-038 Lisbon

Workshop Language

The workshop will be held in English.

Scientific Coordinator

Prof. Valerie Vilgrain, Clichy/FR

Local Organisers

Prof. Celso Matos
Champalimaud Centre for the Unknown
Avenida Brasília
1400-038 Lisbon

Prof. Valerie Vilgrain
Hôpital Beaujon
100 bd du General Leclerc
92110 Clichy

C. Aubé, Angers/FR
C. Carvalho, Lisbon/PT
F. Cauchy, Paris/FR
D. Costa, Lisbon/PT
R. Duran, Lausanne/CH
R. Fior, Lisbon/PT
A. Forner, Barcelona/ES
M. França, Porto/PT
A. Galzerano, Lisbon/PT
C. Matos, Lisbon/PT
V. Paradis, Paris/FR
M. Ronot, Clichy/FR
V. Vilgrain, Clichy/FR

May 18, 2017

08:30Welcome and introduction
09:00Update on recent published data: surgeon F. Cauchy, Paris/FR
09:15Update on recent published data: pathologistV. Paradis, Paris/FR
09:30Update on recent published data: radiologist M. Ronot, Clichy/FR
09:45Diagnosis of HCC: EASL or LI-Rads C. Aubé, Angers/FR
Coffee break

10:30Eastern guidelines on HCC diagnosisM. Ronot, Clichy/FR
10:50Biopsy or no biopsyV. Paradis, Paris/FR
11:10New treatments (including immunotherapy)C. Carvalho, Lisbon/PT
11:30Image-guided interventionsR. Duran, Lausanne/CH
11:50When to resect? F. Cauchy, Paris/FR
12:10MDTC. Aubé, C. Carvalho,
F. Cauchy, R. Duran, M. Ronot

Preneoplastic liver

14:00Update on recent published data: hepatologist A. Forner, Barcelona/ES
14:15Update on recent published data: pathologist V. Paradis, Paris/FR
14:30Non invasive diagnosis of fibrosis, steatosis: why ultrasound? C. Aubé, Angers/FR
14:50Non invasive diagnosis of fibrosis, steatosis: why MR? M. França, Porto/PT
Coffee break

15:35Other liver diseases at risk of HCC: hepatologist A. Forner, Barcelona/ES
15:55How to manage, how to follow non-HCC lesions on chronic liver diseases? A. Forner, Barcelona/ES
16:15Clinical cases, quizC. Aubé, Angers/FR; C. Matos, Lisbon/PT; V. Vilgrain, Clichy/FR

May 19, 2017

Intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma

08:30Update on recent published data: oncologist C. Carvalho, Lisbon/PT
08:45Update on recent published data: pathologist V. Paradis, Paris/FR
09:00Update on recent published data: radiologist M. Ronot, Clichy/FR
09:15Intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma: imaging C. Matos, Lisbon/PT
Coffee break

10:00Hepatocholangiocarcinoma: pathologistV. Paradis, Paris/FR
10:20Is diagnosis of hepatocholangiocarcinoma possible on imaging? M. Ronot, Clichy/FR
10:40When is non-surgical treatment needed in cholangiocarcinoma? R. Duran, Lausanne/CH
11:00When to resect? F. Cauchy, Paris/FR
11:20MDTAll speakers

Liver metastases

14:00Update on recent published data: oncologistC. Carvalho, Lisbon/PT
14:15Update on recent published data: pathologistA. Galzerano, Lisbon/PT
14:30Update on recent published data: radiologist C. Matos, Lisbon/PT
14:45Research corner on tumor biology R. Fior, Lisbon/PT
15:05Colorectal liver metastases: which imaging and why (Q&A: surgeon/radiologist) F. Cauchy, Paris/FR; V. Vilgrain, Clichy/FR
Coffee break

15:45Neuroendocrine liver metastases: role of radiopharmaceuticalsD. Costa, Lisbon/PT
16:05Clinical cases, quizC. Matos, V. Vilgrain

Registration Fees

Radiologists, Physicians

ESGAR Member

€ 400.00

Non Member

€ 590.00


Radiologists in Training (Residents)

ESGAR Member

€ 150.00

Non Member

€ 250.00

Registration fee includes

  • access to lectures and interactive case discussions
  • final programme/syllabus
  • coffee breaks
  • lunch or lunchbox
  • certificate of attendance

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 May 1, 2017.


Cancellation policy

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.

By the course organiser: In case the minimum number of participants (less than 50 % of the expected number) has not been reached, ESGAR reserves the right to cancel a course at the latest 4 weeks prior its beginning. Registration fees will be refunded in full.

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 Oncologic Imaging Workshop in Lisbon 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! In addition, Europäische Reiseversicherung will refund your registration fee for any days of the Congress not used by you when you are unable to finish the Congress due to an insured event.
Insurance for registration fee only

Registration typeRegistration feeInsurance
ESGAR Member€ 400.00€ 28.00
Non Member€ 590.00€ 41.00

Resident ESGAR Member

€ 150.00€ 11.00
Resident Non Member€ 250.00€ 18.00

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 'European Society of Gastrointestinal and Abdominal Radiology' (or) 'ESGAR Oncology Imaging Workshop' is accredited by the EuropeanAccreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME) to provide the following CME activity for medical specialists. The EACCME is aninstitution of the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS), www.uems.net.«

»The 'ESGAR Oncology Imaging Workshop' is designated for a maximum of (or 'for up to') 12 hours of European external CME credits. Each medicalspecialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.«

»Through an agreement between the European Union of Medical Specialists and the American Medical Association, physicians may convertEACCME credits to an equivalent number of AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Information on the process to convert EACCME credit to AMA credit canbe found at www.ama-assn.org/go/internationalcme.«

»Live educational activities, occurring outside of Canada, recognized by the UEMS-EACCME for ECMEC credits are deemed to be Accredited GroupLearning Activities (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.«

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Language: Portuguese

Time zone: UTC +1


Electricity: Voltage: 220 V, 50 Hz

Closest airport: Lisbon Humberto Delgado Airport

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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