Update on Head and Neck Cancer

Wednesday 23 October 2019 to Friday 25 October 2019
C/Marina 16-18, 21st floor, Barcelona, 08005

Description

The lectures will focus on the in-depth knowledge of the head and neck anatomy, followed by lectures devoted to the specific tumours in each anatomical region, evaluating the usefulness of each imaging technique and the key imaging features for staging and follow up head and neck malignant tumours. The participants will be provided with imaging studies to be interpreted based on the theoretical knowledge acquired in the didactic sessions that will later be analysed in a group discussion to emphasize and reinforce the most relevant aspects.

Learning objectives

1st objective To recognize the anatomy of the head and neck

2nd objective To analyse the protocols and imaging methods in the diagnosis and monitoring of head and neck tumours

3rd objective To learn how to stage head and neck tumours. To recognize the essential findings that can influence the different therapeutic options. To identify post-treatment changes

Programme will include

Normal cross-sectional anatomy of head and neck/Head and neck lymph node levels

Skull base anatomy/ Sinonasal tumours

Nasopharyngeal/Oropharyngeal and Oral Cavity tumours

Larynx and Hypopharyngeal tumours

Surveillance in head and neck tumours/Treatment complications

Individual reporting with supervision of Mentor

Group case discussion of the reported cases

Level

Level II - General radiologist

This fellowship is aimed at radiologists with an interest in deepening their knowledge in head and neck anatomy and staging of head and neck tumours

Contact details

For any queries relating to this event please contact:

TMC Academy
C/Marina 16-18, 21st floor
08005 Barcelona Barcelona
Spain
935500750