16 January 2020

07:45 - 08:00

Official opening

08:00 - 09:30

Session 1: Imaging Biomarkers for Early Detection of B3 Disease

Lungcancer Imaging Biomarkers
M.A. Heuvelmans, MD, PhD (MST/UMCG, Enschede/Groningen, NL)
COPD/ILD Imaging Biomarkers
T.b.a.
CVD Imaging Biomarkers
M. Vonder, PhD (UMCG, Groningen, NL)

09:30 - 10:00

Coffee/Tea Break

 

10:00 - 11:00

Session 2:  Screening of Lung Cancer

Final Results of NELSON
H.J. de Koning, Prof, MD, PhD (ErasmusMC, Rotterdam, NL)
Lung Cancer Biomarkers: MILD study
U. Pastorino, MD (IRCCS, Ist. Nazioanle dei tumori, Milan, IT)
Lung Cancer Screening in Poland: Co Morbidities
W. Rzyman, Prof, MD, PhD (Medical University Gdansk, Gdansk, PL)

11:00 - 12:00

Session 3: Lung Nodule Detection and Characterization

Nodule Management Guidelines
T.b.a.
Baseline nodules in Lung Cancer Screening
M. Silva, MD, PhD (University of Parma, IT)
Incidental Nodules in LC Screening
J.E. Walter, MD, PhD (University Hospital Basel, Basel, CH)

12:00 - 13:00

Lunch Break

 

13:00 - 14:00

Session 4: Participant Recruitment & Risk Profiling

UK Recruitment Strategies
D.R. Baldwin, Prof, MD, PhD (Nottingham University Hospital, Nottingham, UK)
Lung Cancer Screening: Risk Modelling
J.K. Field, Prof, MD, PhD (University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK)
Overdiagnosis: A Malformed Concept
D.F. Yankelevitz, Prof, MD, PhD (Mount Sinai, New York, US)

14:00 - 15:00

Session 5: B3 Hot Topics

Impact of Stage Shift on Lung Cancer Treatment
T.b.a.
Emphysema in Lung Cancer Screening
K. Dziadziuszko, MD (Medical University of Gdansk, Gdansk, PL)
B3 Findings in the General Population
R. Vliegenthart, Prof, MD, PhD (UMCG, Groningen, NL)

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EXTRA: 08:00 - 15:00

PARALLEL WORKSHOP: Supervised Hands-On Case Readings of 50 Cardiac CT's

17 January 2020

08:00 - 09:30

Session 6: Machine Learning in Cardiothoracic Imaging - a Primer

Basics of ML for Cardiothoracic Imagers
Q. Tao, PhD (LUMC, Leiden, NL)
Impact of ML on Cardiothoracic Imaging
M. van Assen, PhD (Emory University, Atlanta, US)
Where does ML add Value Today?
C.N. De Cecco, MD, PhD (Emory University, Atlanta, US)

09:00 - 10:00

Coffee/Tea Break

 

10:00 - 11:00

Session 7: The Obesity Epidemic from an Imaging Perspective

Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes - The Perfect Cardio Vascular Storm?
A.F. Liqui Lung, MD (Willemstad, Curaçao)
Managing High Risk Patients - A Caribbean Perspective
T.b.a.
The Role of Cardio Vascular Imaging in Obesity and DM2
H.J. Lamb, Prof, MD, PhD, MSc (LUMC, Leiden, NL)

 

11:00 - 12:00

Session 8: New Cardiovascular Imaging Techniques

4D Flow Imaging
J.J.M. Westenberg, PhD (LUMC, Leiden, NL)
Advanced Cardiac Motion Analysis
T. Leiner, Prof, MD, PhD (UMCU, Utrecht, NL)
Multi-Energy CT
M. van Assen, PhD (Emory University, Atlanta, US)

12:00 - 13:00

Lunch Break

 

13:00 - 13:40

Session 9: EPOS Selected Poster session

 

13:40 - 15:00

Session 10: B3 Opportunities for Early Disease Detection

Current Status of Coronary Calcium Scoring
M.  Vonder, PhD (UMCG, Groningen, NL)
Aortic Aneurysm
J.J.M. Westenberg, PhD (LUMC, Leiden, NL)
Interstitial Lung Disease Assessment in a Screening Setting
D.F. Yankelevitz, Prof, MD, PhD (Mount Sinai, New York, US)
COPD/Emphysema  Assesment in a Screening Setting
H.J. Wisselink, MSc (UMCG, Groningen, NL)

18 January 2020

08:00 - 09:30

Session 11: Comprehensive Assessment of CAD with CT - Current Status

CT Perfusion
R. Vliegenthart (UMCG, Groningen, NL)
CT-FFR - Basic Principles
R.P.J. Budde, Prof, MD, PhD (Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, NL)
Is CTA really the One-Stop Shop?
M.S. Bittencourt , MD(University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, BR)

09:30 - 10:00

Coffee/Tea Break

 

10:00 - 11:00

Session 12: Special Focus Session: Imaging of Cardiac Amyloidosis

Pathophysiology of Amyloidosis
H.J. Lamb, Prof, MD, PhD, MSc (LUMC, Leiden, NL)
MR imaging of Amylodosis
T. Leiner, Prof, MD, PhD (UMCU, Utrecht, NL)
PET Imaging of Amyloidosis
T. Leiner, Prof, MD, PhD (UMCU, Utrecht, NL)

11:00 - 12:00

Session 13: GUCH - Tips & Tricks for the General Cardiac Imager

The most common Diagnoses including their CT and MR Findings
R.N. Planken, MD, PhD (Amsterdam UMC/AMC, Amsterdam, NL)
Caribbean Perspective
S.M. Lo-A-Njoe, MD (SEHOS, Willemstad, Curaçao)

12:00 - 13:00

Lunch Break

 

13:00 - 14:00

Session 14: State of the Art Imaging and Treatment of Valvular Heart Disease

Modern Interventional Techniques
M. Swaans, MD, PhD  (Antonius Hospital Nieuwegein, Nieuwegein, NL)
Cardio Practice in Surinam
T.b.a.
Non-Invasive Imaging - CT and MRI
R.P.J. Budde, Prof, MD, PhD (Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, NL)

14:00 - 15:00

Session 15: Hot Topics in Cardiac Imaging: Cardio-Oncology

The Effects of Chemotherapy on the Heart and Early Detection with Echocardiography
M.J.M. Cramerm, MD, PhD (UMCU, Utrecht, NL)
The Role of CT and MR in Cardiotoxicity
B.K. Velthuis, Prof, MD, PhD (UMCU, Utrecht, NL)

15:00 - 15:15

Closing Remarks, EPOS Award, and Closing of the Meeting

 

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EXTRA: 08:00 - 15:00

PARALLEL WORKSHOP: Supervised Hands-On Case Readings Lung Cancer Screening

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