This course focuses on teaching of clinical applications of CT and MR imaging of the heart and vascular system. Issues relevant to daily clinical practice will be discussed in plenary sessions, as well as more advanced topics and future outlooks. World leading experts in the field of cardiovascular imaging provide extensive teaching. Workshops will be given to practice image processing tools for CT and MRI.
The course is aimed at Radiologists, Cardiologists, MR and CT technicians, Residents in radiology and cardiology, and Physicians and Physicists who currently are, or in the future will be working with cardiovascular MRI and CT are given the opportunity to get acquainted with basic as well as advanced applications of MRI and CT in cardiovascular diagnosis.
Those who pass an examination at the end of the course will receive a certificate. CME-accreditation will be requested.
The course fee is €500 for the 2-day course. You can also register for one day for €250. Registration will be final only after effective payment. Registration includes a handout, coffee, lunches and the course dinner on Thu. October 5.
Hotel is not included, we have a special hotel offer, please contact the course secretary for more information.
Course Secretary: Mrs. Anna-Carien van der Plas, phone +31-71-5262993, fax +31-71-5248256, mail A.L.C.email@example.com.
Prof. dr. H.J. Lamb, phone +31-71-5262993, fax +31-71-5248256, mail H.J.Lamb@lumc.nl.
Prof. H.J. Lamb, MD, PhD - Radiologist, Leiden University Medical Centre, The Netherlands
Prof. A. de Roos, MD, PhD - Radiologist, Leiden University Medical Centre, The Netherlands
Mrs. L.J. Kroft, MD, PhD - Radiologist, Leiden University Medical Centre, The Netherlands
H.J. Siebelink, MD, PhD - Cardiologist, Leiden University Medical Centre, The Netherlands
F. Smit, MD - Nuclear Medicine Physician, Leiden University Medical Centre, The Netherlands
J.J.M. Westenberg, PhD - MR Physicist, Leiden University Medical Centre, The Netherlands
P. Maurovich-Horvat, MD, PhD - Cardiologist, Semmelweis University Budapest, Hungary
B. Ruzsics, MD, PhD - Cardiologist, Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospital, United Kingdom
L. Natale, MD, PhD - Radiologist, Catholic University of Rome, Italy
Day 1, Thu. October 5, 2017
08.30-09.00 Registration / Coffee
09.00-09.30 Opening & introduction
09.30-10.00 Ischemia Detection: CT
10.00-10.30 Ischemia Detection: MRI
10.30-11.00 Systematic Evaluation of Congenital Heart Disease
11.00-11.30 Coffee / Tea
11.30-12.00 Non-Ischemic Cardiomyopathy
12.00-12.30 Ischemic Cardiomyopathy
(1) Case Reading: CT
(2) Image Processing: CT
(3) Demo: Echocardiography
20.00-22.00 Course Dinner
Day 2, Fri. October 6, 2017
09.30-10.00 Parametric MRI: T1, ECV
10.00-10.30 4D-Flow MRI
10.30-11.00 CT Perfusion
11.00-11.30 Coffee / Tea
11.30-12.00 CT of Vulnerable Plaque
12.00-12.30 Spectral and Photon Counting CT
(1) Case reading: MRI
(2) Image processing: MRI
(3) Case reading: Nuclear Medicine
17.00-18.00 Exam, Certificate & Closure
You can register through the following ‘Boerhaave nascholing’ weblink