Date and Venue

April 11, 2024

Hybrid on-site/online
Astana, Kazakhstan

CME Accreditation

The ESOR Visiting Professorship to Central Asia has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) for a maximum of 5.0 European CME credits (ECMEC®s)

Visiting Professorship Programme to central asia

ESOR Course on Women’s Imaging | April 11, 2024

Course information

This course is aimed at senior residents, board-certified radiologists and fellows interested
in women’s imaging including breast and pelvic pathologies. Special focus is given to the
latest imaging techniques in the detection and characterization of breast and gynaecologic
tumours. Renowned European experts ensure a high quality-teaching programme
combining theory and case presentations with an interactive character.

Learning objectives

  • to be familiar with state-of-the-art techniques in the detection, characterisation
    and management of breast tumors
  • to understand the O-RADS MR lexicon and scoring system for adnexal masses
  • to recognise the appearances of benign and malignant breast lesions, using MRI
    BIRADS classification
  • to learn the imaging appearances of endometriosis
  • to be up-to-date with staging in endometrial and cervix cancer and to recognise
    appearances of disease recurrence


Thursday, April 11, 2024
All times given in local time in Astana


13:00 – 13:40 Why should we use O-RADS?
A. Rockall, London/UK
13:40 – 14:20 The evolution of mammography in screening and diagnosis
S. Vinnicombe, Cheltenham/UK
14:20 – 15:00 Rare gynaecological tumours: germ cell, gestational and sarcoma
A. Rockall, London/UK
15:00 – 15:30 Q&A
15:30 – 16:00 Break
16:00 – 16:40 Cervical and Endometrial Cancer
R. Forstner, Salzburg/AT
16:40 – 17:20 Breast MRI – why, when, and how?
S. Vinnicombe, Cheltenham/UK
17:20 – 18:00 Gynaecological emergencies: which imaging and how?
R. Forstner, Salzburg/AT
18:00 – 18:30 Q&A