ITMIG Webinars

Diagnosis and Treatment of Thymic Epithelial Tumors

Welcome on ITMIG live fall webinar series:

 

WEBINAR 1: TUMOR BOARD – true-life cases,October 15

WEBINAR 2: Surgical-Pathological-Oncological Dictionary, October 20

WEBINAR 3: Myasthenia gravis in thymoma patients, October 29

WEBINAR 4: Imaging of thymic lesions: indications and limitations, November 3

WEBINAR 5: Neoadjuvant therapy in thymic epithelial tumors, November 10

WEBINAR 6: Thymic tumor with pleural dissemination, December 17

 

Find our detailed PROGRAM and become acquainted with our SPEAKERS AND MODERATORS

The organizers will apply for Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits. 

Registration will be opened soon

We also organize a free webinar especially for patients:

The questions I would like to ask my doctor

September 22, 10 AM EST

Registration fees

ITMIG regular members with valid membership: FREE

 

Others:

1 Webinar: 25 USD

The complete series of Webinars only: 75 USD !

Webinar 1.: TUMOR BOARD – true-life cases

October 15, 2020; 10 AM (EST), 60 min

1. Case presentation (clinical history, radiology, pathology)

Presenter: Marcin Zielinski

Experts: Conrad Falkson, Edith Marom, Anja Roden, Frank Detterbeck, Arun Rajan, Paul van Schil

INTERACTIVE DISCUSSION

MODERATORS: Pam Bruce, Samantha Sigurdson

2. Case presentation (clinical history, radiology, pathology)

Presenter: Andrea Bille

Experts: Conrad Falkson, Edith Marom, Anja Roden, Frank Detterbeck, Arun Rajan, Paul van Schil

INTERACTIVE DISCUSSION

MODERATORS: Pam Bruce, Samantha Sigurdson

Webinar 2.: Surgical-Pathological-Oncological Dictionary

October 20, 2020; 10 AM (EST), 60 min

1. Handling a resection specimen of a thymic tumor – what must pathologist know from surgeon to help oncologist in therapeutic decision

Speaker: Anja Roden


2. A surgeon – the pathologist’s best friend: How should the surgeon label the specimen?

Speaker: Stephen Cassivi


3. What do I look for in a pathology report of a resected thymic tumor or thymic cancer biopsy?

Speaker: Arun Rajan


4. Invasion of the mediastinal pleura, lung and pericardium in TNM classification – more questions than answers 

Speaker: Thierry Molina


INTERACTIVE DISCUSSION

MODERATOR: Luka Brcic

Webinar 3.: Myasthenia gravis in thymoma patients

October 29, 2020; 10 AM (EST), 60 min

1. MG and thymoma – VATS, RATS or more extensive surgery? 

– VATS/RATS are the best!

Speaker: Alper Toker


2. MG and thymoma – VATS, RATS or more extensive surgery?

– Extensive surgery is the most effective!

Speaker: Paul van Schil


3. MG: Follow-up after thymectomy

Speaker: Maria Isabel Leite


INTERACTIVE DISCUSSION

MODERATOR: Frank Detterbeck

Webinar 4.: Imaging of thymic lesions: indications and limitations

November 3, 2020; 10 AM (EST), 60 min

1. MRI limitations or errors in interpretation

Speaker: Constantine Raptis


2. FDG PET-CT – how do I use it? How does it really help me – the surgeon’s view

Speaker: Joshua Sonett


3. When CT and when MRI?

Speaker: Sanjeev Bhalla


INTERACTIVE DISCUSSION

MODERATOR: Edith Marom

Webinar 5.: Neoadjuvant therapy in thymic epithelial tumors

November 10, 2020; 10 AM (EST), 60 min

1. Radiation therapy

Speaker: Conrad Falkson


2. Chemotherapy – what’s the best to use?

Speaker: Nicolas Girard


3. Surgery: why do I like the neoadjuvant and why I do not? 

Speaker: Pier Luigi Filosso


4. Pathology: Why does the pathologist need to know that neoadjuvant therapy was given? Challenges of assessment of post-neoadjuvant specimens. 

 Speaker: Malgorzata Szolkowska


INTERACTIVE DISCUSSION

MODERATORS: Andrea Bille, Anja Roden

Webinar 6.: Thymic tumor with pleural dissemination

December 17, 2020; 10 AM (EST), 60 min

1. Stable pleural metastases – how long do I watch? What does trigger the action? What if only one grows?

Speaker: Jim Huang


2. Intrapleural heated chemotherapy at time of thymectomy

Speaker: Alon Ben Nun


3. Hemithoracic pleural radiotherapy

Speaker: Andreas Rimner


INTERACTIVE DISCUSSION

MODERATOR: Paul van Schil