Programme

The ESHNR 2023 preliminary programme is subject to modifications.
All timings refer to CEST – Central European Summer Time.

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 05

Room 1

08:30-09:00 Opening Ceremony

09:00-10:30 Oropharynx (ESHNR-ASHNR Joint Session)

09:00 Staging of oropharyngeal malignancy. An update from the 5th edition of the WHO classification. What’s new?
09:30 Post-treatment imaging in oropharyngeal tumours: Pearls and pitfalls
10:00 Case presentations
10:10 Case presentations
10:20 Panel discussion

10:30-11:00 Coffee Break

11:00-12:30 Temporal Bone

11:00 Approach to Vertigo
11:30 A systematic review in pulsatile tinnitus? Or how I approach pulsatile tinnitus?
12:00 Approach to Tumours including rare middle ear tumors and bone lesions

12:30-13:30 Lunch Break

13:30-15:00 Imaging for pre- and post-op endoscopic skull base surgery (ESHNR-ASHNR Joint Session)

13:30 Preoperative imaging assessment for skull base surgery
14:00 Expected post-operative findings in the skull base – What not to miss
14:30 Case presentations
14:40 Case presentations
14:50 Panel discussion

15:00-15:30 Coffee Break

15:30-17:30 Update on Head and Neck Radiology Training – Around the World

15:30 TBA

Room 2

09:00-10:30 Radiomics and AI in head and neck imaging

09:00 AI fundamentals: Hand-crafted radiomics and deep learning
09:20 Quality control and critical issues in radiomics research and software
09:40 Applications of AI in head and neck cancer: Diagnostic imaging
10:00 Applications of AI in head and neck cancer: Radiation oncology
10:20 Q&A

10:30-11:00 Coffee Break

11:00-12:30 Refresher Course 1: Skull base

11:00 Imaging anatomy of the skull base
11:30 Imaging of sella and sphenoid pathology
12:00 Imaging of the jugular foramen and craniocervical junction

12:30-13:30 Lunch Break

13:30-15:00 Scientific Oral Presentation Session 1

13:30 TBA

15:00-15:30 Coffee Break

15:30-17:30 Neck intervention

15:30 Neck FNA / Biopsies
16:00 Thyroid RFA
16:30 Salivary Gland
17:00 Vascular / tumour embolization

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 06

Room 1

08:00-08:30 ESHNR General Assembly

08:30-10:30 Vascular / Congenital lesions neck (ESHNR-ASHNR Joint Session)

08:30 Up to date classification of vascular lesions of the neck
09:05 Paediatric vascular lesions and mimics
09:40 Case presentations
10:00 Case presentations
10:20 Panel discussion

10:30-11:00 Coffee Break

11:00-12:30 Sinonasal

11:00 Inflammatory and infectious pathology
11:30 Case based review of sinonasal tumours
12:00 New 5th WHO classification and how to assess orbital, intracranial and perineural Involvement

12:30-13:30 Lunch Break

13:30-15:00 Orbit

13:30 TBA

15:00-15:30 Coffee Break

15:30-17:30 How to tackle head and neck cancer reporting – A multidisciplinary approach

15:30 How to write a structured staging report for head and neck cancer 
15:54 Cervical lymphadenopathy – Cased base review
16:18 Oncologist perspective
16:42 Histopathological: P16 / molecular testing update
17:06 Key differences of imaging features of HPV positive and HPV negative SCCs

Room 2

08:30-10:30 Larynx and hypopharynx

08:30 Rad-Anatomy / Pathology (pearls and pitfalls)
09:00 MRI vs. CT of Larynx
09:30 Surgical Management of Laryngeal Malignancy
10:00 Post Treatment Larynx / Hypopharynx Imaging

10:30-11:00 Coffee Break

11:00-12:30 Scientific Oral Presentation Session 2

11:00 TBA

12:30-13:30 Lunch Break

13:30-15:00 Emergency Session

13:30 Deep neck space anatomy review
13:50 Case based review of H&N infections (incl. COVID)
14:10 Facial / orbital / skull base trauma
14:30 Vascular H&N Trauma

15:00-15:30 Coffee Break

15:30-17:30 Cranial Nerve Review – Anatomy and Pathology

15:30 Cranial Nerves I-VI
16:00 Cranial Nerves VII-VIII
16:30 Cranial Nerves IX-XII
17:00 Q&A

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 07

Room 1

08:30-10:30 Refresher Course 2: Head & Neck Cancer

08:30 Nasopharyngeal cancer staging
09:00 Patterns of spread in oral and oropharyngeal cancer
09:30 Imaging in patients with suspected head and neck cancer of unknown origin
10:00 Normal post treatment imaging appearances and how to detect recurrent tumour

10:30-11:00 Coffee Break

11:00-12:30 Dental / Maxillofacial

11:00 How I assess the OPG?
11:20 Cystic lesions of the mandible and maxilla. A systematic approach
11:40 Incidental findings in the jaw on CT – What should we know about teeth?
12:00 Imaging of TMJ

12:30-13:30 Lunch Break

13:30-15:00 Refresher Course 3: Thyroid / Parathyroid

13:30 Multimodality imaging of parathyroid adenomas
14:00 How I image the thyroid nodule
14:30 Imaging for the staging and management of thyroid cancer

 

15:00-15:30 Closing Session & Awards

Room 2

08:30-10:30 Scientific Oral Presentation Session 3

08:30 TBA

10:30-11:00 Coffee Break

11:00-12:30 Nerve pathways: Best imaging techniques according to pathology

11:00 Brachial Plexus
11:20 Trigeminal neuralgia
11:40 Facial nerve palsy
12:00 Vocal cord paralysis

 

12:30-13:30 Lunch Break