Department of Radiology

Oncology Imaging in the Azores July 9-11,  2020

Oncology Imaging in the Azores July 9-11, 2020

Course Overview

Join us on the beautiful island of São Miguel in the Azores, Portugal for a 2-day educational  program designed to educate radiologists and other healthcare professionals with interest in cancer imaging. Our experienced faculty will be joined by world-renowned radiologist Dr Jeremy Erasmus from MD Anderson in Texas, a leading expert in cancer imaging. The program has been designed to provide information helpful to daily clinical practice.  Didactic lectures and case-based reviews will include  a variety of oncology imaging topics including updated imaging reporting and data systems for various organs.

At the end of this course, participants will be able to

  • Discuss multimodality imaging interpretation of oncologic diseases in various organs systems, including chest, breast, abdominal, osseous and neurological imaging.
  • Apply updated tumor staging and classification systems for various malignancies, with focus on thyroid, lung, prostate, liver and kidneys.
  • Detect and describe imaging appearances of treatment-related changes in various neoplasms.