April 16-17, 2020
The workshop will be held in English.
Ass.Prof. Dr. Maija Radzina
Paula Stradina Clinical University Hospital
Prof. Regina Beets-Tan (ESGAR), Amsterdam/NL
Prof. Per Nilsson (ESCP), Stockholm/SE
|08:45||Introduction and aim of the course|
|ORGAN PRESERVATION IN RECTAL CANCER|
|09:00||I. Treatment: what is the current status?|
|09:40||II. Imaging: what is the role of imaging?|
|11:00||MULTIDISCIPLINARY WORKSHOPS (2x60min)|
I. Rectal cancer workshop: clinical case based discussions
|II. Rectal cancer histopathology: what should we know?|
|INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASE|
|14:00||I. Treatment: which are the clinically relevant questions|
|14:25||II. Imaging: how can imaging help in making a decision|
|I. Complications after bowel surgery: what should we know?|
|II. Imaging of postoperative complications: how accurate is CT?|
|16:30||PLENARY WORKSHOP (1 x 45 min)|
|The postoperative abdomen: clinical case based discussions|
|09:00||I. Detection: how do the new diagnostic tools help the gastroenterologist?|
|09:25||I. Detection: when can colonography replace colonoscopy?|
|09:50||II. Staging: can CT or MR imaging guide optimal surgery?|
|11:00||MULTIDISCIPLINARY WORKSHOP (2 x 60 min)|
|Luminal and perianal Crohn’s disease: clinical case based discussion|
|CTC workshop: clinical case based discussions|
|13:00||Group feedback and adjourn|
CME European credits:
An application has been made to the EACCME and the ACI for CME accreditation of this event.
The approximately 640,000 inhabitants of Riga make up one-third of the population of Latvia and makes it the largest city in the Baltic States.
Riga is famous for its Old Town (Vecrīga) and city center (Centrs), in which over 800 buildings are of the Art Nouveau (aka Jugendstil) style of architecture. The old town of Riga is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The Art Nouveau style involves intricate building facades, with carvings of flowers and mythological creatures, and ornate doorways and windows.
Riga is also popular due to its nightlife and discount airlines that offer cheap flights to/from much of Europe.
Time Zone: UTC+2
Currency: Euro (EUR)
Electricity: 230V, at 50Hz AC
Country dialing Code: +371
Closest airport: Riga International Airport (RIX)