Cardiovascular with CT correlation

Leiden (NL), 5-6 October 2017

General Information

GENERAL INFORMATION:

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.

FEE: :

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.

COURSE VENUE:

Leiden University Medical Centre
Albinusdreef 2
2333 ZA Leiden
The Netherlands

ACCOMODATION:

Hotel is not included, we have a special hotel offer, please contact the course secretary for more information.

CONTACT:

Course Secretary: Mrs. Anna-Carien van der Plas, phone +31-71-5262993, fax +31-71-5248256, mail A.L.C.van_der_plas@lumc.nl.

COURSE ORGANIZER:

Prof. dr. H.J. Lamb, phone +31-71-5262993, fax +31-71-5248256, mail H.J.Lamb@lumc.nl.

Faculty

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

Programme

Day 1, Thu. October 5, 2017   

08.30 - 09.00 Registration / Coffee Boerhaaveplein
Von Ronnenzaal

09.00 - 09.30 Opening & introduction Prof. H.J. Lamb, MD, PhD

09.30 - 10.00 Ischemia Detection: CT P. Maurovich-Horvat, MD, PhD

10.00 - 10.30 Ischemia Detection: MRI B. Ruzsics, MD, PhD

10.30 - 11.00 CT of Vulnerable Plaque P. Maurovich-Horvat, MD, PhD

11.00 - 11.30 Coffee / Tea Boerhaaveplein

11.30 - 12.00 Non-Ischemic Cardiomyopathy H.J. Siebelink, MD, PhD

12.00 - 12.30 Ischemic Cardiomyopathy H.J. Siebelink, MD, PhD

12.30 - 14.00 Lunch Boerhaaveplein

14.00 - 17.00 Rotations:
(1) Case Reading: CT (Von Ronnenzaal, K2-052) (Group 1) L.J. Kroft, MD, PhD
(2) Image Processing: CT (Steenhuiszaal, C04-158) (Group 2) E. van Mierlo - van Dijck
(3) Demo: Echocardiography (van Voorthuisenzaal, C4-155) (Group 3) E.Holman, MD, PhD     

20.00 - 22.00 Course Dinner TBD

 
Day 2, Fri. October 6, 2017 

Von Ronnenzaal

09.30 - 10.00 Systematic Evaluation of Congenital Heart Disease Prof. A. de Roos, MD, PhD

10.00 - 10.30 4D-Flow MRI J.J.M. Westenberg, PhD

10.30 - 11.00 Parametric MRI: T1, ECV Prof. H.J. Lamb, MD, PhD

11.00 - 11.30 Coffee / Tea Boerhaaveplein

11.30 - 12.00 CT Perfusion L.J.M. Kroft, MD, PhD

12.00 - 12.30 Spectral and Photon Counting CT B. Ruzsics, MD, PhD

12.30 - 14.00 Lunch Boerhaaveplein

14.00 - 17.00           
 Rotations:
(1) Case reading: MRI (Von Ronnenzaal, K2-052) (Group 1) B. Ruzsics, MD, PhD

(2) Image processing: MRI (Steenhuiszaal, C04-158) (Group 2) David Hauteman

(3) Case reading: Nuclear Medicine (van Voorthuisenzaal, C4-155) (Group 3) F. Smit, MD

Von Ronnenzaal  

17.00 - 18.00 Exam, Certificate & Closure Prof. H.J. Lamb, MD, PhD

Registration

You can register through the following ‘Boerhaave nascholing’ weblink

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