Internal Medicine

Internal Medicine: Oncology & Haematology

registration opens soon

 

Langen / Germany

18.10.2023 – 22.10.2023

EURO 2.350.-*

EURO 2.250.-*(early registration deadline: 3.5.2023)

* eLibrary access is included in the course fee

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

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 (subject to change)

Wednesday 18/10/23
09:00 – 10:30 Tumour aetiology and tumour biology for clinicians
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 – 12:30 Tumour staging methods (radiography, ultrasound, CT, tumour markers, biopsies)
12:30 – 13:30 Cytology: general approach
13:30 – 14:30 Lunch Break
14:30 – 15:30 Paraneoplastic syndromes
15:30 – 16:30 Principles of chemotherapy
16:30 – 17:00 Coffee Break
17:00 – 18:00 Adverse effects of chemotherapy
Thursday 19/10/23
09:00 – 10:30 Principles of surgical oncology & radiation oncology
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 – 12:00 White blood cell abnormalities
12:00 – 13:00 Lymphatic & myeloid leukaemia
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch Break
14:00 – 15:30 Lymphoma
15:30 – 16:30 Coffee Break
16:30 – 17:30 Canine mast cell tumours
17:30 – 18:00 Splenic abnormalities (including haemangiosarcoma)
Friday 20/10/23
09:00 – 10:45 Anaemia – regenerative Stengel
10:45 – 11:15 Coffee Break
11:15 – 12:45 Anaemia – non regenerative Neiger
12:45 – 13:45 Lunch Break
13:45 – 14:45 Erxthrocytosis Neiger
14:45 – 15:45 Primary coagulation disorders Neiger
15:45 – 16:15 Coffee Break
16:15 – 17:30 Secondary coagulation disorders Stengel
Social Dinner
Saturday 21/10/23
09:00 – 10:30 Transfusion principals Stengel
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 – 12:00 Hyperproteinaemia Neiger
12:00 – 13:30 Vaccination and canine infectious diseases Stengel
13:30 – 14:30 Lunch Break
14:30 – 16:30 Canine infectious diseases I Neiger
16:30 – 17:00 Coffee Break
17:00 – 18:00 Feline infectious diseases Stengel
Sunday 22/10/23
09:00 – 10:30 finishing lectures of previous two days and cases
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 – 12:30 Cases
12:30 – 13:30 Lunch Break
13:30 – 15:00 Cases
15:00 – 15:30 Coffee Break
15:30 – 16:00 Round up and question time

Course location

Mercure Hotel Frankfurt Airport Langen, Robert-Bosch-Straße 26, 63225 Langen