Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe
February 23-24 | Strasbourg, FR

February 23-24 | Strasbourg, FR

February 23-24 | Strasbourg, FR

February 23-24 | Strasbourg, FR

February 23-24 | Strasbourg, FR

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EventsESIR coursesAblation from A to Z: Liver and kidney, Strasbourg/FR, February 23-24, 2023

Ablation from A to Z: Liver and kidney, Strasbourg/FR, February 23-24, 2023

The ESIR 2023 course on Ablation from A to Z: Liver and kidney offers a comprehensive overview and in-depth learning experience on ablation techniques and monitoring.

Limited to 21 attendees, the course will give the opportunity for hands-on ex-vivo and in-vivo animal lab training under the guidance of expert faculty.

Organised by Prof. Afshin Gangi and his team, lectures and video case presentations will add to the course’s learning experience.

This course is designed for interventional radiologists who would like to fine-tune their practical skills and learn more about current treatment options using ablation techniques and advanced image-guidance.

Check out the programme below to find out what you could learn and which experts will be leading the sessions. Don’t wait and apply; places for this ESIR course are limited and assigned on a first-come, first-served basis.

Join us at the IHU – Institute of Image-Guided Surgery Strasbourg for this exciting course!

Who should attend?

This course is designed for interventional radiologists who have completed their radiology training and are interested in fine-tuning their practical skills and learning more about the current treatment options for routine as well as technically challenging cases.

Thursday, February 23, 2023

08:30-09:00 Registration

09:00-09:15 Welcome and faculty presentation

09:15-10:15 Epidemiologic facts

Liver tumours: epidemiology, current treatments, and patients’ selection within the MDTB
Kidney tumours: epidemiology, current treatments, and patients’ selection within the MDTB
Q&A

10:15-10:45 Coffee break

10:45-12:00 Selection of the ablation technology, protective measures, and imaging guidance

Ablation technologies relevant to liver & kidney: basic principles
Imaging guidance in kidney and liver ablation
Protection in kidney ablation
Protection in liver ablation

12:00-13:15 Expected complications and their management

Expected complications in kidney ablation and their management
Expected complications in liver ablation and their management
Imaging follow-up for liver and kidney ablation
Q&A

13:15-14:15 Lunch

14:15-15:00 Interactive video case discussions

Liver MWA
Kidney cryoablation
Liver Electroporation
Cryoablation of central kidney tumours
Q&A

15:00-15:15 Coffee break

15:15-17:00 Hands-on session on ex-vivo bovine liver tissue (rotating groups)

Cryoablation I
Cryoablation II
Electroporation ablation
Microwave ablation I
Microwave ablation II
Wrap-up

Friday, February 24, 2023

08:30-10:45 Hands-on procedure in-vivo animal lab training and robotic systems (rotating groups)

Liver MWA I
Liver MWA II
MRI-guided liver puncturing lab

10:45-11:00 Coffee break

11:00-13:15 Hands on procedure training: in-vivo animal lab, robotics

Kidney cryoablation
MRI-guided kidney puncturing lab
Robotic systems

13:15-13:30 Course wrap-up

Local host

Afshin Gangi
Afshin Gangi
(Strasbourg/FR)

Faculty

X. Buy (Bordeaux/FR)
L. Cazzato (Strasbourg/FR)
L. Crocetti (Pisa/IT)
J. Garnon (Strasbourg/FR)

Venue

IHU – Institute of Image-Guided Surgery
1 place de l’Hôpital
Strasbourg 67091
France

Registration

Please note that this course is open only to interventional radiologists who have completed their radiology training.

The registration fees are as follows:

 Early Fee
(until December 29, 2022)
Regular Fee
(as of December 30, 2022)
Course registration€950€1050
CIRSE Member*€750€850

Reduced registration fees are only available for members of CIRSE in good standing.

These fees include:

  • Course attendance
  • Teaching material for the course
  • Lunch on the first day
  • Coffee breaks

General Information

  • Please note that this course is limited to 21 participants and registrations will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • To attend the ESIR courses as a member, CIRSE membership fee for the year of the course must be settled.
  • Please note that your registration becomes valid only after receipt of payment and after confirmation by the CIRSE Central Office.
  • When making your flight bookings, please make sure that you will be able to stay for the entire course.

Invoices will be issued by the CIRSE Foundation, Neutorgasse 9, 1010 Vienna, Austria.

CIRSE Foundation
Neutorgasse 9
1010 Vienna
Austria

Phone: 0043 1 904 2003
Email: [email protected]

Cancellation of course registration

The CIRSE Foundation offers all participants the possibility of purchasing insurance with our partner “Europäische Reiseversicherung” via this link. Thus, the CIRSE Foundation itself will not refund any amount after a cancellation of registration. All requests have to be issued to the “Europäische Reiseversicherung” directly. Refunds will be given within the terms and conditions of the “Europäische Reiseversicherung”. Name changes will be handled as a cancellation and new registration. Please note that CIRSE offers just a platform to affect a policy between you and “Europäische Reiseversicherung”.

COVID 19 Information

  • There are currently no COVID-19 restrictions in regards to participating in ESIR courses.
  • Please check country-specific COVID-19 requirements and travel information before travelling to an ESIR course.
  • In the case that any additional COVID-19 health and safety measures are put in place by the hosting institution, participants will receive an update shortly before the course date.

Accommodation

Below is a list of recommended hotels within the vicinity of the course venue. To proceed with booking your rooms for the course duration, please get in touch with the hotels directly. Accommodation is not included in the registration fee and course delegates shall bear all costs in this context themselves.

Upon booking your room, please inform the hotel that you are attending an event at IHU (Institute of Image-Guided Surgery) to secure special booking rates.

Hôtel du Dragon
3*, 7 min. walk from the venue
12, rue du Dragon
Phone: +33 3 88 35 79 80
E-mail: [email protected]
https://www.hoteldudragon.com/en/

Hôtel Au Cerf d’Or
3*, 8 min. walk from the venue
6 Place de l’Hôpital
Phone: +33 3 88 36 20 05
E-mail: [email protected]
https://www.cerf-dor-strasbourg.fr/

Holiday Inn Express
3*, 15 min. walk from the venue
Rue de la Corderie
Phone: +33 3 88 10 99 99
E-mail: [email protected]
http://hiexstrasbourg.com/en/holiday-inn-express-strasbourg-en/

Les Haras
4*, 6 min. walk from the venue
23 Rue des Glacières
Phone: +33 3 90 20 50 00
E-mail: [email protected]
https://les-haras.fr/?lng=en

Cour du Corbeau
4*, 12 min. walk from the venue
7 Rue des Couples
Phone: +33 3 90 00 26 26
E-mail: [email protected]
https://www.cour-corbeau.com/en/

Régent Petite France
4*, 12 min. walk from the venue
5 rue des Moulins
Phone: +33 3 88 76 43 43
E-mail: [email protected]
https://www.regent-petite-france.com/?lang=en