Internal Medicine

Internal Medicine – Hematology and Basic Oncology

held

 


08.01.2021 – 10.01.2021

15.01.2021 – 17.01.2021

Online Course

EURO 1.950.-

Total hours: 40
ATF hours (Austria, Germany, Luxembourg, Switzerland): TBA
ECTS credits (Master & Certificate): 5

Important note:

This is an online course with live lectures. It is the sole responsibility of the student to ensure adequate internet access and availability to follow the course. It will not be possible to view the lectures before or afterwards. Times in the programme refer to Central European Time (CET).

Course Overview

Clinical work-up of hematologic (anemia, erythrocytosis, coagulopathies, gammopathies, inflammatory pictures) and basic oncology (leukaemia, lymphoma, splenic tumours, medical oncology, etc.) will be presented in a case oriented approach. Typical and less common problems of dogs and cats presented with diseases involving clinical and laboratory abnormalities will be used to demonstrate a structured and problem-oriented work-up.

Course program (online live sessions)

Friday 08/01/21
09:00 – 9:30 Welcome and registration
09:30 – 12:00 Tumour aetiology and tumour biology for clinicians (Schmidt)
Coffee Break
12:00 – 14:00 Lunch Break
14:00 – 16:00 Diagnostics and staging of cancer (Schmidt)
16:00 – 16:30 Coffee Break
16:30 – 17:15 Paraneoplastic hypercalcaemia (Schmidt)
Saturday 09/01/21
09:00 – 11:00 How do you treat cancer? (Schmidt)
11:00 – 12:00 Vaccination and canine infectious diseases (Stengel)
12:00 – 14:00 Lunch Break
14:00 – 16:30 Canine infectious diseases (Neiger)
Coffee Break
Feline infectious diseases (Stengel)
Sunday 10/01/21
09:00 – 12:00 Anaemia – regenerative (Stengel)
Coffee Break
12:00 – 14:00 Lunch Break
14:00 – 17:30 Leukocyte pathophysiology & & disorders: neutrophils, eosinophils, basophils (Schmidt)
Coffee Break
Friday 15/01/21
09:00 – 12:00 Non-regenerative anaemia (Neiger)
Coffee Break
Erythrocytosis (Neiger)
12:00 – 14:00 Lunch Break
14:00 – 17:00 Primary coagulation disorders (Neiger)
Secondary coagulation disorders (Stengel)
Coffee Break
Hyperproteinaemia (Neiger)
Saturday 16/01/21
09:00 – 12:00 Lymphocyte pathophysiology & disorders (incl. lymphoma & leukaemia) (Schmidt)
Coffee Break
12:00 – 14:00 Lunch Break
14:00 – 16:30 Histiocytic tumours (Schmidt)
Mast cell tumours (Schmidt)
15:00 – 15:30 Coffee Break
Splenic tumours (Schmidt)
Sunday 17/01/21
09:00 – 12:00 Cases, cases, cases (Neiger and Stengel)
Coffee Break
12:00 – 14:00 Lunch Break
14:00 – 16:30 Cases, cases, cases (Neiger and Stengel)
Coffee Break