Online prostate cancer course

26 Sep - 31 Oct 2019

Level II - General radiologist

3 CME Credits

This 6 week online course covers practical aspects of MRI and pathology correlation and introduces standardisation of prostate tumour reporting. This online course is aimed mainly, but not exclusively at radiologists and urologists wishing to be trained on how to accurately protocol and interpret prostate MRI for cancer diagnosis.

300.00 €

Description

This online course is aimed mainly, but not exclusively at radiologists and urologists wishing to be trained on how to accurately protocol and interpret prostate MRI for cancer diagnosis. The programme is focused on the practical aspects of MRI staging of prostate cancer and how to follow and optimise imaging strategies to improve patient surveillance.

This online course covers practical aspects of MRI and pathology correlation and introduces standardisation of prostate tumour reporting.

This course will include 6 recorded online lectures and 6 online sessions. The recorded online lectures will be avaible for the trainees to access them anytime from the start date of the Online course. In the online sessions the experts will present 2 interesting cases focusing on possible pitfalls and prostate cancer mimickers. Also there will be the opportunity for attendees to interact with the experts.

PROGRAMME

Week 1 - Functional imaging of the prostate: how, when, why? J.C. Vilanova (26th of September 2019, 16.00-16.30 CET)

Week 2 - MRI of the prostate PIRADS J.C. Vilanova (3th of October 2019, 16.00-16.30 CET)

Week 3 - MRI staging of prostate cancer. C Nicolau (10th of October 2019, 16.00-16.30 CET)

Week 4 - Pathways of spread in prostate cancer C Nicolau (17th of October 2019, 16.00-16.30 CET)

Week 5 - Prostate cancer and active surveillance: how and when? F. Giganti (24th of October 2019, 16.00-16.30 CET)

Week 6 - How to report MRI in prostate cancer: the road to standardised reporting. F. Giganti (31th of October 2019, 16.00-16.30 CET)

This course is useful for radiologists, urologists and pathologists working in the urology field wishing to expand their knowledge and skillset on prostate cancer.

Learning objectives

  • To provide radiologists and urologists with a broad understanding of prostate cancer diagnosis
  • How to correlate MRI findings with pathology
  • How to report MRI studies of prostate cancer

Level

Level II - General radiologist
None

Lecturers

  • Joan C. Vilanova M.D. Ph.D.
    Girona Spain

    Chief MRI Department. Clínica Girona Staff consultant. Institute Diagnostic Imaging (IDI). Catalan Institute of Health Associate Professor. Faculty of Medicine. University of Girona

  • Francesco Giganti M.D.
    London United Kingdom

    Specialist in Clinical Radiology Clinical research fellow and PhD student at University College London and University College London Hospital

  • Carlos Nicolau M.D. Ph.D.
    Barcelona Spain

    Senior Consultant and Head of the Urogenital Section. Radiology Department of Hospital Clinic. Barcelona. Associate Professor of the Faculty of Medicine. Central University of Catalonia (UVic)

Cancellation Policy

Participant cancellations
If a participant no longer is able to continue with the purchased sessions, no refund will be made, however access to the recorded sessions for paid sessions will still be available.

TMC Cancellation

In case of cancellation of the full programme by TMC Academy a full refund of the remaining sesssion is reimbursed.

Change of date/time by TMC Academy

If TMC Academy changes the time and date of a scheduled session the participant will still have access to the recorded session however TMC Academy will also offer the possibility to change the session for another. In that case, the recorded version will not be available for the changed session.

Participant unable to join the scheduled sessions
In the case a participant cannot join a scheduled session no refund will be given but the participant will still have access to the recorded version