ITMIG Webinars – PROGRAM

No.Title of webinarTopicsTime (min)SpeakersDate
1TUMOR BOARD - true-life cases60October 15
1. Case presentation (clinical history, radiology, pathology)20Presenter: Marcin Zielinski

Experts: Conrad Falkson, Edith Marom, Anja Roden, Frank Detterbeck, Arun Rajan, Paul van Schil
INTERACTIVE DISCUSSION10MODERATORS: Pam Bruce, Samantha Sigurdson
2. Case presentation (clinical history, radiology, pathology)20Presenter: Andrea Bille

Experts: Conrad Falkson, Edith Marom, Anja Roden, Frank Detterbeck, Arun Rajan, Paul van Schil
INTERACTIVE DISCUSSION10MODERATORS: Pam Bruce, Samantha Sigurdson
2Surgical-Pathological-Oncological Dictionary60October 20
Handling a resection specimen of a thymic tumor - what must pathologist know from surgeon to help oncologist in therapeutic decision?10Anja Roden
A surgeon - the pathologist’s best friend: How should the surgeon label the specimen?10Stephen Cassivi
What do I look for in a pathology report of a resected thymic tumor or thymic cancer biopsy?15Arun Rajan
Invasion of the mediastinal pleura, lung and pericardium in TNM classification - more questions than answers 10Thierry Molina
INTERACTIVE DISCUSSION15MODERATOR: Luka Brcic
3Myasthenia gravis in thymoma patients60October 29
MG and thymoma - VATS, RATS or more extensive surgery?
- VATS/RATS are the best!
15Alper Toker
MG and thymoma - VATS, RATS or more extensive surgery?
- Extensive surgery is the most effective!
15Paul van Schil
MG: Follow-up after thymectomy15Maria Isabel Leite
INTERACTIVE DISCUSSION15MODERATOR: Frank Detterbeck
4Imaging of thymic lesions: indications and limitations60November 3
MRI limitations or errors in interpretation15Constantine Raptis
FDG PET-CT - how do I use it? How does it really help me - the surgeon's view15Joshua Sonett
When CT and when MRI?15Sanjeev Bhalla
INTERACTIVE DISCUSSION15MODERATOR: Edith Marom
5Neoadjuvant therapy in thymic epithelial tumors60November 10
Radiation therapy10Conrad Falkson
Chemotherapy - what’s the best to use?10Nicolas Girard
Surgery: why do I like the neoadjuvant and why I do not? 10Pier Luigi Filosso
Pathology: Why does the pathologist need to know that neoadjuvant therapy was given? Challenges of assessment of post-neoadjuvant specimens. 10Malgorzata Szolkowska
INTERACTIVE DISCUSSION20MODERATORS: Andrea Bille, Anja Roden
6Thymic tumor with pleural dissemination60December 17
Stable pleural metastases - how long do I watch? What does trigger the action? What if only one grows?15Jim Huang
Intrapleural heated chemotherapy at time of thymectomy15Alon Ben Nun
Hemithoracic pleural radiotherapy15Andreas Rimner
INTERACTIVE DISCUSSION15MODERATOR: Paul van Schil