Date and Venue

April 17, 2024

Grand Nile Tower Hotel
Abdulaziz Al Saud, Old Cairo
Cairo Governorate 4240304

CME Accreditation

An application has been made to the UEMS/EBR for CME accreditation of this event.

Visiting Professorship Programme to Egypt

ESOR Course on Oncologic Imaging | April 17, 2024

Course information

The course is aimed at senior residents, board-certified radiologists and fellows interested in oncologic imaging. It is designed as an intense one-day programme, with a particular focus on the diagnostic criteria, staging principles, and clinical role of imaging in the fields of liver, kidney, and breast. This course will also highlight the latest advances regarding image acquisition for oncologic imaging. Renowned European experts will ensure a high-quality teaching programme, combining lectures and workshops, allowing for interactive case discussions.

Learning objectives

  • to review the evolving role and potential of different imaging modalities in the multidisciplinary management of some of the most frequent/important cancers
  • to explain the necessity of staging for appropriate therapy planning and correct estimation of prognosis
  • to review the diagnosis clues of renal cancer and the differentials
  • to understand the role of imaging in breast cancer
  • to review the guidelines on the diagnosis of HCC and their translation to practice
  • to get familiar with the most common adrenal tumours
  • to know the most common imaging presentations of liver metastases


Wednesday, April 17, 2024

08:00 – 08:45 Registration
08:45 – 09:00 Welcome & Introduction
09:00 – 09:30

Diagnosis and staging of hepatocellular carcinoma

V. Vilgrain, Clichy/FR

09:30 – 10:00

Imaging of renal cancer and differentials

P. De Visschere, Ghent/BE

10:00 – 10:30


Imaging of breast cancer: an update

T. Helbich, Vienna/AT

10:30 – 10:50 Coffee Break
10:50 – 13:00 Workshops
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch Break
14:00 – 14:30

Imaging findings of liver metastases

V. Vilgrain, Clichy/FR

14:30 – 15:00

Breast: Image-guided interventions

T. Helbich, Vienna/AT

15:00– 15:30

Adrenal masses: characterisation and differential diagnosis

P. De Visschere, Ghent/BE

15:30 – 15:50 Coffee Break
15:50 – 18:00 Workshops
18:00 Course evaluation and end ceremony