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International Live Conference

Update in Neuro Imaging

October, 21-22, 2021, Bruges, Belgium

Visiting President 

Mauricio Castillo, MD, MC, FACR

James H. Scatliff Distinguished 

Professor of Radiology

Chief Division of Neuroradiology

University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, US

Past President ASNR & ARRS 

Emeritus Editor AJNR

Confirmed Scientific Faculty

Bart Claikens, president UMI, Ostend, BE

Mauricio Castillo, visting president UMI, Chapel Hill, US

Laurens De Cocker, Ghent, BE

Luc Van den Hauwe, Antwerp, BE 

Sven Dekeyzer, Antwerp, BE

Julie Lambert, Leuven , BE

Tom Debeule, Genk, BE

Sofie Van Cauter, Genk, BE

Jan Casselman, Bruges, BE

Aad van der Lugt, Rotterdam, NL

Christoph Stippich, Zurich, CH

Sarah Cappelle, Leuven, BE


 Online Registration

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Preliminary Program

THURSDAY, 21/10/21

08.00-08.30 Welcome Refreshments & Registration & Industrial exhibiton

08.30-09.00 Welcome Address. Update in Neuro - Imaging.(B. Claikens)

09.00-10.30 Session 1

Chairman: Mauricio Castillo

09.00-09.30 Brain Tumors (Mauricio Castillo)

09.30-10.00 Circumscribed tumors of the brain (Luc Van den Hauwe)

10.00-10.30 Advanced MRI in follow-up of brain tumors (Sofie Van Cauter)

10.30-11.00 Coffee Break

Industrial Booth & Self-Assessment Workshop & Young Radiologist Electronic Poster Exhibition

11.00 - 13.00 Session 2

Chairman: Christoph Stippich

11.00-11.30 Skull base and brain lesions affecting the temporal bone (Jan Casselman)

11.30-12.00 Common intracranial cysts (Mauricio Castillo)

12.30-13.00 Pre-surgical fMRI of brains tumors (Christoph Stippich)

13.00-14.00 Lunch

Industrial Booth & Self-Assessment Workshop & Young Radiologist Electronic Poster Exhibition

14.00 - 16.00 Session 3

Chairman: Jan Casselman

14.00-14.30 Cone beam CT of the temporal bone : in wich case makes CBCT a difference ?

(Jan Casselman)

14.30-15.00 Cranial nerves and neurovascular conficts (Sofie Van Cauter)

15.00-15.30 Black blood imaging; fascinating applications in neuroradiology (Jan Casselman)

15.30-16.00 Imaging of orbital disease (Aad van der Lugt)

16.00-16.30 Coffee Break

Industrial Booth & Self-Assessment Workshop & Young Radiologist Electronic Poster Exhibition

16.30-18.30 Session 4

Chairman: Laurens De Cocker

16.30-17.00 CFS-related disorders (Laurens De Cocker)

17.00-17.30 Degenerative spine disorders (Mauricio Castillo)

17.30-18.00 Q & A

18.00-19.30 Congres Meet & Greet Reception

20.00-23.00 Congres Walking Dinner

FRIDAY, 22/10/21

08.00-08.30 Welcome Refreshments & Registration & Industrial exhibiton

08.30-09.00 Welcome Address. Update in Neuro - Imaging. (B. Claikens)

09.00-10.30 Session 5

Chairman: Sven Dekeyzer

09.00-09.30 Pediatric neuroimaging and congenital CNS disorders (Sven Dekeyzer)

09.30-10.00 Intracranial hemorrhage (Laurens De Cocker)

10.00-10.30 Vascular malformations (Mauricio Castillo)

10.30-11.00 Coffee Break

Industrial Booth & Self-Assessment Workshop  & Young Radiologist Electronic Poster Exhibition

11.00 - 13.00 Session 6

Chairman: Sarah Cappelle

11.00-11.30 Imaging of multiple sclerosis (Sarah Cappelle)

11.30-13.00 Adult white matter disorders (Mauricio Castillo)

13.00-14.00 Lunch

Industrial Booth & Self-Assessment Workshop & Young Radiologist Electronic Poster Exhibition

14.00 - 15.30 Session 7

Chairman: Luc Van den Hauwe

14.00-14.30 Imaging of neurodegeneration (Christoph Stippich)

14.30-15.00 Complications of drug abuse (Luc Van den Hauwe)

15.00-15.30 Lesser known but typical entities on brain MRI (Laurens De Cocker)

15.30-16.00 Coffee Break

Industrial Booth & Self-Assessment Workshop & Young Radiologist Electronic Poster Exhibition

16.00-18.30 Session 8

Chairman: Tom De Beule

16.00-16.30 Pathophysiology and etiology of brain ischemia and infaction with focus on imaging (Aad van der Lugt)

16.30-17.00 State of the art CT imaging in acute stroke: the value of dual energy CT(Julie Lambert)

17.00-17.30 IV-Tpa and thrombectomy: what the intervantional radiologist and neurologist wants to know. (Tom De Beule)

17.30-18.00 Optimizing stroke workflow in your hospital: time is brain (Tom De Beule)

18.00-18.30 Q & A

18.30-20.00 Farewell Drink


ETHICS & ECONOMY SELF ASSESMENT WORKSHOP & RADIOPROTECTION SELF ASSESMENT WORKSHOP

B QUAADRIL - ENGAGING PHYSICIANS IN LEADERSHIP - RADIOPROTECTION CHALLENGES - DESCISION MAKING FOR MEDICAL IMAGING WITH IONISING RADIATION- DESCISION SUPPORT IN MEDICAL IMAGING 

Registration Fees

Cancellation Policy

COVID-19 Safety Rules

Access to the UMI - congress will be subject to the security restrictions put in place by the Belgian Federal Government. At this moment we have to apply the instructions issued on Friday August 20, which means that participants will have to be able to show their full vaccination status through the COVID PASS.

From October 2021, new rules will be applied, with relaxation of most restrictions.

Accreditation

European CME Credits are being sought by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME).

Credits for Ethics and Economy and being sought by the Belgian Accreditation Council.

Radioprotection Certificates are being sought by the Belgian Federal Agency of Nuclear Control (FANC).

Patronage Belgian Society of Radiology

UPDATE IN NEURO IMAGING 2021 WANTS YOUR EXHIBITION!

Young Radiologist Electronic Poster Powerpoint Exhibition

In collaboration with the YRS (Young Radiology Society of Belgian Society of Radiology) , we proudly provide a stage for young radiology-residents-in-training at this international congress.

A dedicated electronic poster / powerpoint exhibition will be organised, where residents in training can present their electronic poster onsite based on case reports or litterature studies in neuro-imaging. Click below for more information.