PROSTATE IMAGING & FOCAL THERAPY MASTERCLASS 2020

Presented By Professor Hashim U. Ahmed

London | 24 - 25 April 2020


New Year Discount (-10%) available until midnight 29/02/19
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Course Overview

Delegates will recieve the latest prostate cancer updates, challenges and controversies from our prestigious international faculty in state of the art auditorium hosted at Imperial College London

One-to-one training and hands on experiences are provided through our eclectic workshop programme where delegates may hone in on 1 of 16 specialised topics and recieve training from an expert practitioner

This course is accredited by the RCS(Eng) for 9.0 CPD points (pending)

Course objectives are focused on understanding and using MRI in the context of a urologist, the rationale behind deploying different methods of targeted biopsies, the principles of focal therapy and ablative energy selection, and proper case selection in the primary and salvage setting

The masterclass takes place at Imperial College London, in the South Kensington / ‘Albertopolis’ area of West London, a popular area for visitors for some of London's finest amenities and destinations.

The area is well-connected to Heathrow Airport which is directly accessible by train

The course runs from 0900 Friday 24/04/2019 - 1430 25/04/2019

The full registration fee for healthcare professionals in training is £250.00 / £450.00 registration fee for consultant healthcare professionals

New Year Discount (-10%) available until midnight 29/02/19

Day 1  |  24th April 2020

08:00
Registration
08:45
Introduction
The future is focal
Prof Hashim U. Ahmed, Imperial College London
09:00
Prostate Cancer Diagnostics : MRI
Session Chairs: Mr Edward Bass, Mr Matt Winkler
Foundations of Prostate MRI
Prof Shonit Punwani, UCL
PI-RADS & Likert
Prof Jelle Barentsz, Radboud UMC
Biparametric or Multiparametric?
Dr Tristan Barrett, Cambridge
10:20
Coffee
10:40
Selecting an Ablative Technology
Session Chairs: Miss Deepika Reddy, Mr Sarp Keskin
Prof Mark Emberton
University College London
Dr Rafael Sanchez Salas
L’Institut Mutualiste Montsouris, Paris
Dr Massimo Valerio
L'Université de Lausanne
Dr Sangeet Ghai
University of Toronto
11:50
Industry Sponsored Symposium
BTG
Cryotherapy, A Viable Choice for Challenging Cases- a case review session
Dr Clare Allen & Mr Manit Arya
12:10
Lunch Break
13:00
Advances in Focal Therapy
Session Chairs: Mr Taimur Shah, Mr Nicholas Raison
Focal Surgery
Prof Arnauld Villers, Lille Nord de France
Focal Radiotherapy
Dr Vincent Khoo, Royal Marsden Hospital
Focal Ablation
Prof Hashim U. Ahmed
14:10
Hands-on with MRI, Biopsy & Focal Therapy
15:50
International Tumour Board Case Review
Session Chair: Mr Martin Connor
18:00
Local Tour
The Royal Albert Hall
19:30
Faculty & Delegate Dinner

Day 2  |  25th April 2020

09:00
Does Prostate Cancer Screening Have A Future?
Session Chairs: Mr David Eldred-Evans, Dr Joeseph Tam
There is no future for prostate cancer screening
TBA
Reducing prostate cancer screening
Prof Andrew Vickers, Memorial Sloan Kettering, New York
Using MRI For Screening
Professor Robert Nam, Sunnybrook Research Institute, Toronto
Optimising PSA for the next generation
Professor Freddie Hamdy, University of Oxford
10:20
Hands-on with MRI, Biopsy & Focal Therapy
11:50
Industry Sponsored Symposium
Sonacare
Dr. Samir Taneja & Prof Mark Emberton
12:10
Lunch Break
13:00
Prostate Cancer Diagnostics : Biopsy
Session Chairs: Miss Mariana Bertoncelli-Tanaka, Will
Risk prediction using biomarkers & imaging
Prof Matthew Cooperberg, University of California, San Francisco
Controversies in Prostate Biopsy
Prof Samir Taneja, NYU Langone Medical Center, New York
Gleason and the new ISUP Grade Groups
Prof Rodolfo Montironi, Università Politecnica delle Marche
Should Gleason 3+3 be called cancer?
Panel Discussion
14:30
Close

Workshops  |  24-25th April

Day 1

24th April 14:10

11:50
Transperineal OBT fusion™ guided biopsy under local anesthesia
Dr Simon Bott, Frimley Park Hospital
11:50
Intermediate mpMRI
Dr. Theo Raudsepp & Dr. Tristan Barrett
11:50
Simulate Sonablate - A Guided Experience with Focal HIFU Ablation
Prof. Mark Emberton

Day 2

25th April 10:20

10:20
Advanced Hands-on mpMRI
Dr. Theo Raudsepp & Dr. Tristan Barrett

Accomodation

We’ve partnered with The Bailey's Hotel to secure a quality an accommodation option for our delegates adjacent to the conference centre and within walking distance of the historic cultural institutions of West London.

Delegates can use the promo code IMPE240420 when booking accomodation to recieve the discounted rate