Workshop Date

October 28 - 29, 2021

Workshop Language

The workshop will be held in English.

Registration will open soon!

Scientific Coordinator

Prof. Lennart Blomqvist, Stockholm/SE

Live Streaming

The workshop will be live streamed in a Zoom Webinar format. The session times are CET.

N.E. Angenete, Gothenburg/SE
L. Blomqvist, Stockholm/SE
D. Boone, Colchester/UK
C. Buskens, Amsterdam/NL
N. Figueiredo, Lisbon/PT
D. Ignjatovic, Oslo/NO
M. Lahaye, Amsterdam/NL
M. Laniado, Dresden/DE
I. Nagtegaal, Nijmegen/NL
P. Nilsson, Stockholm/SE
C. Nordenvall, Stockholm/SE
A. Plumb, London/UK
P. Snaebjornsson, Amsterdam/NL
J. Stoker, Amsterdam/NL

Thursday, October 28, 2021

09:00Introduction and aim of the courseL. Blomqvist, Stockholm/SE
09:05Session 1: Organ preservation in rectal cancer
Moderator: L. Blomqvist, Stockholm/SE
09:05I. Treatment: what is the current status?N. Figueiredo, Lisbon/PT
09:35II. Imaging: what is the role of imaging?L. Blomqvist, Stockholm/SE
10:05Case-Based DiscussionL. Blomqvist, Stockholm/SE
N. Figueiredo, Lisbon/PT
12:15Interactive multidisciplinary case-based discussion - 1
Moderator: M. Lahaye, Amsterdam/NL
12:15I. Rectal cancer histopathology: what should we know?I. Nagtegaal, Nijmegen/NL
12:45II. Rectal cancer workshop: clinical case-based discussionL. Blomqvist, Stockholm/SE
N.E. Angenete, Gothenburg/SE
P. Snaebjornsson, Amsterdam/NL
15:15Session 2: Inflammatory bowel disease
Moderator: M. Laniado, Dresden/DE
15:15I. Treatment: which are the clinically relevant questions?C. Nordenvall, Stockholm/SE
15:45II. Imaging: how can imaging help in making a decision?J. Stoker, Amsterdam/NL
16:15Case-based DiscussionJ. Stoker, Amsterdam/NL
C. Nordenvall, Stockholm/SE

Friday, October 29, 2021

09:00Session 3: Colon cancer
Moderator: L. Blomqvist, Stockholm/SE
09:00I. Detection: how do the new diagnostic tools help the surgeon?D. Ignjatovic, Oslo/NO
09:20I. Detection: when can colonography replace colonoscopy?A. Plumb, London/UK
09:40II. Staging: can CT or MR imaging guide optimal surgery?

M. Lahaye, Amsterdam/NL

11:15Interactive multidisciplinary case-based discussion - 2
Moderator: A. Plumb, London/UK
11:15I. Perianal Crohn’s disease: clinical case-based discussionJ. Stoker, Amsterdam/NL
C. Buskens, Amsterdam/NL
12:15II. CTC workshop: clinical case-based discussionD. Boone, Colchester/UK
P. Nilsson, Stockholm/SE
14:45Session 4: Postoperative abdomen
Moderator: L. Blomqvist, Stockholm/SE
14:45I. Complications after bowel surgery: what should we know?N. Figueiredo, Lisbon/PT
15:15II. Imaging of postoperative complications: how accurate is CT?M. Laniado, Dresden/DE
15:45The postoperative abdomen: clinical case-based discussionM. Laniado, Dresden/DE
N. Figueiredo, Lisbon/PT
17:15Closing remarksL. Blomqvist, Stockholm/SE

Registration Fees

Radiologists, Physicians

ESGAR Members

€ 330.00

Non Members

€ 540.00

Radiologists in Training (Residents)

ESGAR Members

€ 120.00

Non Members

€ 220.00

Registration fee includes

  • Live access to lectures and interactive case discussions
  • CME certificate
  • Access to recorded lectures within 1 week after the workshop

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) or Radiographers must be accompanied by a confirmation of the head of the department confirming the status as Resident or Radiographer.

CME European credits:
“The ESGAR Bowel Imaging Workshop, Vienna (ONLINE), Austria, 28/10/2021-29/10/2021 has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) with 10 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

“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.”

How to obtain your CME certificate:
CME certificates will be provided to participants participating in the live workshop sessions AND completing the respective evaluation form. The number of hours will be calculated according to the actual time spent participating in the live sessions.

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