Date and Venue

October 23, 2024

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Specific venue will be announced soon!

Visiting Professorship Programme to Saudi Arabia

ESOR Course on Oncologic Imaging| October 23, 2024

Course information

This course is aimed at last-year residents, board-certified radiologists, and fellows, who are interested in Oncologic Imaging. The focus is on advanced imaging strategies, diagnostic criteria and challenges when dealing with some of the most important chest, abdominal, and neuro malignancies. An outstanding European faculty will ensure a high-quality teaching programme, combining lectures and interactive case discussions.

Learning objectives

  • to be aware of the lung cancer screening programmes
  • to get familiar with multimodality imaging of lung cancer
  • to review the importance of imaging in pancreatic cancer
  • to understand the role of imaging in brain metastases
  • to know the most common imaging presentations of malignant tumors of the bile ducts
  • to review the diagnosis clues of glioblastomas and their differentials
  • to understand the technique and indications of chest biopsy


Wednesday, October 23, 2024

08:00 – 08:45 Registration
08:45 – 09:00 Welcome & Introduction
09:00 – 09:30 Lung cancer: how to screen, how to diagnose?
MP Revel, Paris/FR
09:30 – 10:00 Brain metastases: screening, imaging and follow-up
A. Ramos, Madrid/ES

10:00 – 10:30


Pancreatic cancer: from diagnosis to staging
N. Kartalis, Stockholm/SE
10:30 – 10:50 Coffee Break
10:50 – 13:00 Workshops
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch Break
14:00 – 14:30 Glioblastoma: diagnostic and advanced imaging
A. Ramos, Madrid/ES
14:30 – 15:00 Imaging findings of malignant biliary tumors
N. Kartalis, Stockholm/SE
15:00– 15:30 Chest biopsy – Technical aspects
MP Revel, Paris/FR
15:30 – 15:50 Coffee Break
15:50 – 18:00 Workshops
18:00 Course evaluation and end ceremony