OIC 2017: Best Practices and Future Trends in Oncologic Imaging: Pearls and Pitfalls in Everyday Practice

Date of the Course
June 29- July 1, 2017

Course Venue
Hotel Excelsior
Frana Supila 12
20000 Dubrovnik, Croatia
T +385 20 353 353
F +385 20 353 555


Course Organizers / Scientific Commitee
Prof. Dr. Christian Herold
Prof. Dr. Dr.h.c. Hedvig Hricak
Prof. Dr. Dr.h.c. Maximilian F. Reiser
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Daniele Regge

Course Objectives:
  • Provide up-to-date reviews on the use of imaging to detect, characterize and stage common tumors.
  • Illustrate the various newer systems for imaging response assessment in use today.
  • Emphasize the basic principles of interpreting and reporting oncologic imaging examinations.
  • Provide an extended, in-depth review of best practices in breast imaging.
  • Present hot topics and emerging applications.
  • Utilize interactive teaching and problem-solving case presentations.
  • Employ workshops to allow additional interaction with the faculty.

Andrea Baur-Melnyk, Munich/DE
Geerard L. Beets, Amsterdam/NL
Regina Beets-Tan, Amsterdam/NL
Boris Brkljacic, Zagreb/HR
D.A. Clevert, Munich/DE
Christopher Comstock, New York/US
Clemens Cyran, Munich/DE
Melvin D'Anastasi, Munich/DE
Michael Fuchsjäger, Graz/AT
Orsolya Genzel-Boroviczeny, Munich/DE
Marc Gollub, New York/US
Thomas Helbich, Vienna/AT
Christian Herold, Vienna/AT
Hedvig Hricak, New York/US
Gordana Ivanac, Zagreb/HR
Maxine Jochelson, New York/US
Wolfgang Kunz, Munich/DE
Andrea Laghi, Rome/IT
Marius E. Mayerhöfer, Vienna/AT
Elizabeth Morris, New York/US
David M. Panicek, New York/US
Helmut Prosch, Vienna/AT
Katja Pinker-Domenig, Vienna/AT
Daniele Regge, Torino/Italy
Maximilian F. Reiser, Munich/DE
Wieland Sommer, Munich/DE
Janice Sung, New York/US
Kolja Thierfelder, Munich/DE
Dietmar Tamandl, Vienna/AT
Alberto Vargas, New York/US

Technical Organizer
MeetMe agency
Trpimirova 19
10000 Zagreb, Croatia
T +385 1 4550 335
F +385 1 4550 242                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              www.meetme.hr

CME Accreditation - Continuing Medical Education:

“The Oncologic Imaging Course 2017, Dubrovnik, Croatia, 29/06/2017-01/07/2017 has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) with 19 European CME credits (ECMEC®s).  Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.”

“Through an agreement between the Union Européenne des Médecins Spécialistes and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert EACCME® credits to an equivalent number of AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Information on the process to convert EACCME® credit to AMA credit can be found at www.ama-assn.org/go/internationalcme.

“Live educational activities, occurring outside of Canada, recognised by the UEMS-EACCME® for ECMEC®s are deemed to be Accredited Group Learning Activities (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.”

Each participant can only receive the number of credits he/she is entitled to according to his/her actual participation at the event once he/she has completed the feedback form. Cf. criteria 9 and 23 of UEMS 2016.20.

Terms and Conditions
Registration deadlines
Early Registration Fee                        until May 15, 2017 (24:00 CET)
Late/Onsite Registration Fee            from May 16, 2017 onwards

In case of cancellation of one or more registration tickets more than 60 days prior to the course, 75% of the registration fee will be refunded after the course. 60-30 days prior to the course, 50% of the registration fee will be refunded after the course. A cancellation less than 30 days prior to the course will not result in any refund. All cancellations have to be done in writing and sent to the OIC Office (via fax: +385 1 4550242 or email: office@oncoic.org).

Name change
Name changes will be treated like the cancellation of one registration and the new registration of another participant.

Badges and safety
The safety of all course delegates and participants is of utmost importance to the OIC. Security measures and precautions at the OIC 2015 venue have been tightened to ensure maximum security for all attendees. Badges must be worn visibly on the course grounds at all times. OIC reserves the right for staff to check participants' identification upon admission to and/or inside the course venue. Participants may at any time be requested to present adequate proof of identity, in the form of a passport, driver's license, national or military identification or student ID. Documents for the proof of identity must include a photograph and signature.

Congress material
The course material (badges, etc.) will be made available to the participants onsite.

Conference language
The meeting will be held in English. No simultaneous translation will be offered.

OIC is not liable for personal injury and loss of or damage of private property. Participants and the accompanying persons should obtain appropriate travel insurance.

Place of Jurisdiction
The place of jurisdiction shall be 10000 Zagreb, Croatia. The OIC shall also be entitled to pursue any claim before the courts of law competent for the defendant’s domicile or general residence.