Oncology

Oncology III

registration open

 

Frankfurt am Main (Langen, Hessen) / Germany

17.04.2021 – 21.04.2021

EURO 2.050.-

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

Program Director/
Principal Course Master:

Dr. Jarno Schmidt MRCVS, DECVIM-CA (DE)

Course Masters:

Dr. Laurent Findji, DECVS (UK)
Dr. Maurice Zandvliet DECVIM-CA (NL)
Dr. Brissot, Hervé DEDV, DECVS (UK)

Course Overview

Oncology III builds up on Oncology I&II and address a variety of highly interesting neoplasms including tumours of the respiratory and urogenital tract as well as ocular, auricular, endocrine and miscellaneous intrathoracic tumours. There will be lots of interactive and case oriented work using a systematic approach to the cancer patient. This includes recognizing symptoms, interpreting radiographic & cytological findings, choosing appropriate staging procedures and formulating a therapeutic plan.

Oncology I is mandatory before continuing on to the next courses. Oncology II and Oncology III can be taken in any order. Oncology IV can be taken only after completion of all Oncology modules.

Topics

-Nasal & thoracic tumours (& thoracic surgery)
-Genitourinary tumours & mammary tumours
-Endocrine neoplasia
-Occular, ear and CNS tumours
-Miscellaneous tumours
-Challenging cases & case Reviews

Course program (subject to change)

Saturday 17/04/21 - Tumors of the chest & eyes
08:30 – 09:00 Welcome and registration
09:00 – 09:45 CASE-BASED: Canine and feline lung tumours
09:45 – 10:30 Surgical management of tracheal and lung tumours
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 – 11:45 CASE-BASED: Tumours of the chest wall
11:45 – 12:45 CASE-BASED: Intralesional and intracavitary chemotherapy, electrochemotherapy, mesothelioma and malignant effusions
12:45 – 14:00 Lunch Break
Afternoon Small group work groups 1 and 2 rotating after the break
14:00– 15:15
Group 1 (Interactive case management):
Thymoma, Heart-Base and Cardiac Tumours
Group 2 (Interactive case management):
1) Ocular tumors and tumours of the eye-lids
2) Management of masses of the retrobulbar space
15:15 – 15:45 Coffee Break
15:45 – 17:00 Groups 1 and 2 rotate
Sunday 18/04/21 - Upper respiratory, nervous system and auricular tumours
09:00 – 10:30 CASE-BASED: Canine and feline nasal tumours, frontal sinus tumours & laryngeal tumours
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 – 11:45 CASE-BASED: Tumors of the pinna, auricular canal and bulla
11:45 – 12:30 Modern radiation therapy techniques (focus: head & neck tumours)
12:30 – 14:00 Lunch Break
14:00 – 15:30 CASE-Management: Brain tumours
15:30 – 16:00 Coffee Break
16:00 – 17:00 CASE-Management: Tumours of the peripheral nervous system
Monday 19/04/21 - Endocrine Neoplasia
09:00 – 10:30 CASE-based: canine & feline adrenal neoplasia
10:30 – 11:00 Surgery and perioperative care adrenal glands
11:00 – 11:30 Coffee break
11:30 – 12:15 CASE-based: Insulinoma & paraneoplastic hypoglycemia
12:15 – 13:00 Surgery and perioperative care pancreas
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch Break
14:00 – 15:00 CASE-Management: Canine thyroid tumours and feline tumours
15:00 – 15:30 Surgery and perioperative care thyroid
15:30 – 16:00 Coffee break
16:00 – 16:30 CASE-Management: Parathyroid tumours
16:30 – 17:00 Surgery and perioperative care parathyroid
Tuesday 20/04/21 - Genital tumours
09:00 – 10:30 CASE-BASED: Tumours of the penis and prostate
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 – 12:00 Mammary tumours CASES
12:00 – 12:30 Mammary tumour surgical approach, tips & tricks
12:30 – 14:00 Lunch Break
14:00 – 15:30 Case management session: tumours of the vagina, vulva, uterus, ovaries
15:30 – 16:00 Coffee Break
16:00 – 17:00 CASE-BASED: Testicular tumours
Wednesday 21/04/21 - Tumors of the urinary tract
09:00 – 09:45 COX-Inhibitors: facts, fiction and clinical use
09:45 – 10:30 CASE-BASED: Bladder tumours
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 – 12:30 Renal, ureteral and urethral tumours & surgery of renal and urinary tract (including interventional radiology techniques)
12:30 – 14:00 Lunch Break
14:00 – 16:00 Case management session
15:00 – 15:15 Coffee Break
16:00 – 16:15 Wrap up of the course

Course location

Mercure Hotel Frankfurt Airport Langen: Robert-Bosch-Straße 26, 63225 Langen (Hessen), Germany