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January 7-11, 2019
Mayo Clinic Radiation Oncology: Current Practice and Future Direction is intended to provide balanced and multidisciplinary discussion of contemporary cancer treatment using didactic lectures, panel discussions, and poster sessions. The course will cover several specific clinical areas including Breast, Prostate, and CNS cancers as well as Lymphoma and Sarcomas. The course will also address several important advances in the field, such as the use of hypofractionation, integration of surgery, new chemotherapies including immunotherapy and their integration into clinical practice.

This course is designed for radiation oncologists, radiation oncology residents, radiation biologists, radiation physicists, dosimetrists, oncologists working in related specialties, radiation therapists, radiation oncology nurses, oncologic surgeons, radiation oncology administrators, diagnostic radiologists, and all other health professionals involved in the field of radiation oncology.

Course Learning Objectives

  • Discuss the planning techniques for Lung SBRT for Metastases
  • Identify new chemotherapy options for NSCLC
  • Explain updated radiation for Thymoma treatments
  • Determine the role of PCI in 2019
  • Discuss the evolving role of RT for Pancreas CA
  • Identify the target delineation for GI tumors
  • Examine ablation and RT for liver tumors
  • Discuss radiotherapy treatment for bile duct, gastric, and anal cancer
  • Examine radiotherapy and surgical management for esophageal cancer
  • Review MRI Staging, modern radiotherapy, and non-operative management of rectal cancer
  • Explain surgical staging of and radiotherapy target delineation for cervical cancer
January 10-12, 2019
CUOG and the CUA are pleased to announce the first annual premiere meeting for Uro-oncology specialists entitled, Canadian Uro-Oncology Summit (CUOS). In consultation with GUMOC, GUROC and CNUP we have decided to all come together and establish a meeting where Canadian expertise can exchange ideas, new research findings and clinical expertise.

This meeting will include poster, podia and plenary sessions. Separate breakout sessions for specialty-specific concerns also will be featured. All abstracts will be published in the Canadian Urological Association Journal (CUAJ).

Dr. Neil Fleshner
 
January 17-19, 2019
Palm Springs, California and the Renaissance Palm Springs are set to serve as your hosts for the 2019 SNMMI Mid-Winter and ACNM Annual Meeting.

Who’s Attending?

Leading molecular imaging and nuclear medicine physicians, radiologists, cardiologists, pharmacists, scientists, lab professionals, and technologists, representing the world's top medical and academic institutions and centers.

Important Dates*

  • Early-Bird Registration Deadline: December 6, 2018 at 11:59 pm ET
  • Online Pre-Registration Deadline: January 14, 2019 at 11:59 pm ET
January 18-20, 2019
Online registration for the SWIU 8th Annual Clinical Mentoring Conference is now open. We will be meeting on January 18 - 20, 2019 at the Embassy Suites by Hilton Scottsdale Resort in Scottsdale, Arizona.

Our program committee is currently working on finalizing the program schedule to ensure that we will once again have a phenomenal and educational meeting.

Abstract submissions will be opening soon.

Please check the SWIU website regularly for updates regarding the program schedule and CME information.

We look forward to seeing you Scottsdale!
January 18-20, 2019
The Paul C. Peters Urology Symposium will review current recommendations, issues, and controversies in the management of urologic conditions, with an emphasis on topics relevant to the general urologist. Point-counterpoints will focus on highlighting the management and therapeutic options for selected urologic disease processes. Live surgical cases will be televised and moderated to emphasize important aspects of patient selection and surgical technique. Additionally, through case discussions management of practical cases in urology will be reviewed, with audience participation.
January 18-20, 2019

 Dear Friends and Colleagues,

On behalf of the ESOU Board, it is with great pleasure to welcome you to the 16th Meeting of the European Section of Oncological Urology (ESOU19) which will take place from 18–20 January 2019 in the historic city of Prague, Czech Republic.

The principal aim of this ESOU meeting is to further strengthen the onco-urology global community giving the participant the opportunity to connect, exchange new ideas and strategies in the development of knowledge, innovation and improved patient care in onco-urology.

This diverse scientific programme will include debates on prostate, bladder and renal cancer. The multidisciplinary approach to a given cancer will be illustrated and discussed with clinical case presentations, video sessions and point counterpoint discussions. This year’s programme will include courses from the European School of Urology (ESU) which are led by renowned European experts. The MRI reading course for urologists, which was extremely popular in 2018, will be repeated this year.

One of the most important characteristics of the ESOU meeting is to involve and support young European urologists. The very successful STEPS programme, now in its 9th year, aims to boost links with promising young clinicians specialising in urological cancers. This session allows specially selected young urologists to discuss cases with established international experts.

The ESOU Board are fully committed to compiling a stimulating and attractive programme and have invited an international faculty of well-known highly experienced and motivated specialists.

We look forward to seeing you in the beautiful city of Prague!

 

@UroToday
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