Oncology IV

registration open


Frankfurt am Main (Langen, Hessen) / Germany

08.09.2021 – 12.09.2021

EURO 2.250.-

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:

Prof. Dr. Kristina Meichner DECVIM, DACVCP (USA)
Dr. Brissot, Hervé DEDV, DECVS (UK)

Course Overview

Oncology IV builds up on Oncology I-III and will focus on interactive case management of interesting and/or more complex cancer cases. It will cover current and/or more advanced topics such as, for example, cytology of neoplastic diseases in internal organs, bone tumours, bone marrow cytology, sentinel lymph node mapping and decision making skills. For this course participants are required to have an intermediate understanding of oncology and cytology. Students will work-up cases independently, in small groups and/or in plenary sessions.

Oncology IV can be taken only after completion of all Oncology modules.


– Sentinel lymph node mapping: principles & practice
– Mast cell tumour current staging trends & controversies
– Mast cell tumours cases management
– Update on medical treatment options for mast cell tumours
– Endosurgery in pets with cancer: principles, practice & limitations
– Stents, embolization and other innovative ideas
– Bone tumours case management
– Cytology of miscellaneous internal organs, bone, bone marrow neoplasia, lymph nodes, blood , etc
– Understand immunocytochemistry, flow cytometry and PARR,
– Case management & decision making : miscellaneous tumours

Course program (TBA)

Course location

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