Prostate Imaging & Focal
Therapy Masterclass 2019

Presented by Professor Hashim U. Ahmed

April 5-6 2019

Imperial College London

Accredited by the RCS(Eng) for 9.0 CPD points

COURSE OVERVIEW

Faculty

Prof Hashim Ahmed

Chair & Professor of Urology, Imperial College London

Dr Clare Allen

Consultant Radiologist, University College London

Mr Manit Arya

Consultant Urological Surgeon, Imperial College London

Mr Paul Cathcart

Consultant Urological Surgeon, Guy's Hospital, London

Mr Tim Dudderidge

Consultant Urological Surgeon, Southampton General Hopital

Prof Jurgen Futterer

Prof Interventional Radiology, Radboudumc, Netherlands

Dr Michael Gorin

Ass. Prof Urology, Oncology, Radiology, Johns Hopkins, USA

Dr Prof Steven Joniau

Assistant Professor of Urology, University of Leuven, Belgium

Prof Dr Tillmann Loch

Chairman, Dept. Urology, Diakonissenkrankenhaus, Flensburg, Germany

Dr. Leonard Marks

Consultant Urologist, UCLA Medical Center, USA

Prof Anwar Padhani

Consultant Radiologist, Mount Vernon Cancer Centre

Prof Shonit Punwani

Professor of MR and Cancer Imaging, UCL, London

Dr. Jochen Walz

Head of Urology,Institut Paoli-Calmettes, Marseille, France.

Dr Hayley Whitaker

Head of Centre for Molecular Intervention, UCL, London

Description

MDT-Case Based Session, 2018

The faculty's teaching objectives over this two day course are, using a mix of traditional discussion and hands-on-training, to provide a practical understanding of:

  • How to carry out and look at multi-parametric MRI scans from the perspective of a non-radiology healthcare professional.
  • Different forms of prostate targeted biopsies including visually directed and MRI/Ultrasound fusion biopsy including when biopsy can be avoided in newly referred patients.
  • Focal treatment principles including learning about the differing focal treatment energy modalities and how to select the appropriate energy for each case.
  • Principles for performing salvage treatments for failure after radiotherapy and focal therapy.
  • The integration of radiology and urology departments for an integrated image-based treatment and diagnostic pathway.

Location

Sir Alexander Fleming Building
South Kensington Campus, London, SW7 2AZ

The 2 day masterclass will be held in the Sir Alexander Flemming Building of the historic Imperial College London, in its South Kensington Campus. The location is excellently served by some of London's finest amenities and destinations.

The conference rooms look onto Queen's Tower, and elegant green space within the University.

Attendees will be within walking distance of London finest landmarks, resturants and shopping - including Hyde Park, the Albert Memorial and the Royal Albert Hall, as well as visit London's museum district, adjacent, including the Natural History Museum, Science Museum and the V&A. Delegates will also find themselves moments away from Harrod's within one of London's primary shopping districts, Mayfair

The location is served by South Kensington Underground Station which further extends the range of any delegate who wishes to explore the rest of London.

FURTHER INFORMATION

Registration Enquiries

Details of pricing for the 2019 Imaging and Focal Therapy Masterclass:

Ticket Type Early Bird Price Standard Price
(from 1st Jan 2019)
Consultant/
Industry
£349 £399
Registrar £149 £199
Nurse/
Healthcare Professional
£99 £149

You can additionally purchase with your ticket a space at the faculty museum tour, and faculty dinner, after Day 1 (5th April). To Register or for further information please click below

Commercial Enquiries

The 2019 Imaging and Focal Therapy Masterclass is seeking partnership from commercial groups able to showcase newest imaging and focal therapy technology using informative and educational training in collaboration with our faculty

The area which recieved the highest feedback at our 2018 masterclass was our expert-led MRI training session featuring new technology from an MRI technology partner

MRI Training Session, 2018

For enquries contact fhosking@ic.ac.uk