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ETF webinars

The European Trainee Forum (ETF) webinars are designed to help medical students and IRs at the beginning of their careers get familiar with various fields of interventional radiology and explain the treatments interventional radiologists can perform.

Upcoming webinars

DateTimeWebinar topicStatus
October 10, 202418:00-19:00 (CEST)A day in the life of an IRRegister here

Get a glimpse of past ETF webinars by watching the trailers below.

In the second webinar of 2024, in collaboration with the Portuguese Society of Interventional Radiology (APRI – Associação Portuguesa de Radiologia de Intervenção), the ETF discussed the IR training pathway and a day in the life of a junior IR in Portugal, and activities for trainees and students at the upcoming CIRSE Annual Congress in Lisbon.

ETF 2024 Webinar: First step into IR

In the first webinar of 2024, ETF discussed the initial steps to get involved with IR. The webinar’s international faculty presented on the status of IR training in Europe and provided the participants with tips and tricks on how to get involved with IR at university and after completing their undergraduate studies.

ETF 2023 Webinar: Different sides of IR

In the final webinar of 2023, the ETF homed in on daily practice of interventional radiologists in the Czech Republic, Hungary, and Switzerland, giving the participants an insight into how the specialty is practiced in different European countries. The attendees also had a chance to test their IR knowledge in the case interpretation quiz prepared by the speakers.

ETF 2023 Webinar: Basic IR procedures + Case Interpretation Quiz

In the second webinar of 2023, the ETF focused on biliary, arterial, and venous interventions. The participants received practical advice on the angiography, PTA and embolization cases, as well as PTBD, biliary stenting and TACE. The presentations were supplemented by a case interpretation quiz prepared by the speakers.

ETF 2023 Webinar: Trainees and research

This webinar focuses on research in IR. A panel of experts and distinguished researchers in the field shared their experience and discussed what it takes to pursue an academic career, giving insights into the field and practical tips and tricks to participating attendees.

This webinar on IR and diabetes presented fundamental knowledge on carotid artery stenting and lower limb revascularisation; it also included case presentations to show how interventional radiology can treat diabetes.

This ETF webinar on low back pain taught the basics of treating radicular pain and vertebral compression fractures. Case presentations helped to describe the indications as well as the pros and cons of different infiltration and vertebral augmentation techniques.

This webinar illustrated the basics of varicocele and prostate artery embolisation. The indications and evidence of both procedures were discussed along with case presentations.

Past webinars

Webinar topicStatus
Kidney tumoursComing soon
APRI & CIRSE ETF webinar: Introduction to IR, A day-in-the-life of an IR in PortugalWatch here
First step into IRWatch here
Different sides of IRWatch here
Basic IR proceduresWatch here
Trainees and researchWatch here
Aortic interventionsWatch here
IR in liver tumoursWatch here
IR and diabetesWatch here
Low back painWatch here
Men’s health in interventional radiologyWatch here
Women’s health in interventional radiologyWatch here
Vascular interventional oncology Watch here
Challenges in arterial and venous revascularisationWatch here
Interventional neuroradiologyWatch here
Non-vascular interventional oncology Watch here
MSK interventionsWatch here
Embolotherapy: the non-emergency scenarioWatch here
Interventional radiology in the hepatobiliary systemWatch here
Interventional radiology in uro-nephrology Watch here
Aortic interventions 2021Watch here
Embolotherapy: the emergency scenarioWatch here
New IR frontiers (Part 1): cutting-edge image guidance modalitiesWatch here

We look forward to seeing you at our upcoming webinars! Should you have any questions regarding the webinars, please do not hesitate to email us at [email protected].