ESHNR 2016 general information

ESHNR 2016 – Thank you for your participation

On behalf of Dr. Berit Verbist, the local organising committee and the ESHNR Executive Committee,
we would like to cordially thank you for your participation at this year’s ESHNR Annual Scientific Meeting, held from September 22-24, in Leiden.

Meeting venue
Leiden University Medical Center (LUMC)
Building 3, Hippocratespad 21
2333 ZD Leiden

Congress highlights
The scientific programme of the congress attracted more than 350 participants from Europe, the Arabic countries, the United States of America, Africa, Asia and Australia. Some highlights of the meeting were the Gold Medal Awarding to Prof. Dr. Roberto Maroldi, the Case-based learning session of Prof. Dr. Ilona Schmalfuss and the Welcome words of the mayor of Leiden on Thursday evening at the City Hall.

CME – Continuing Medical Education
The 29th Annual Meeting and Refresher Course of ESHNR is designated up to a maximum of 17 CME credits by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME).
The certificate can be viewed and printed by entering your ESHNR MyUserArea at the website – please use your last name in combination with your personal ID.
The EACCME is an institution of the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS),
EACCME credits are recognised by the American Medical Association towards the Physician’s Recognition Award (PRA). To convert EACCME credit to AMA ORA category 1 credit, contact the AMA.

ESHNR 2016 is using the EPOS™ system, Electronic Presentation Online System, the electronic format of the scientific exhibition. EPOS™ offers a much greater flexibility than traditional scientific exhibits and provides better options for scientific communication.
All submitted educational and scientific posters can be viewed by entering the ESHNR Poster System.

Local scientific committee
Prof. Jonas Castelijns, Amsterdam/NL
Dr. Jan-Cees de Groot, Groningen/NL
Dr. Maartje de Win, Amsterdam/NL
Dr. Nicole Freling, Amsterdam/NL
Dr. Miguel Palm, Maastricht/NL
Dr. Frank Pameijer, Utrecht/NL
Dr. Stefan Steens, Nijmegen/NL
Prof. Aad van der Lugt, Rotterdam/NL
Dr. Berit Verbist, Leiden/NL

Scientific Committee
Dr. Timothy Beale, London/UK
Prof. Minerva Becker, Geneva/CH
Assoc. Prof. Kunwar Bhatia, Hongkong/HK
Prof. Sotirios Bisdas, London/UK
Dr. Alexandra Borges, Lisbon/PT
Prof. Christian Czerny, Vienna/AT
Dr. Bert De Foer, Antwerp/BE
Dr. Pim De Graaf, Amsterdam/NL
Dr. Heidi Beate Eggesbø, Oslo/NO
Dr. Davide Farina, Brescia/IT
Dr. Nicole Freling, Amsterdam/NL
Prof. Danisia Haba, Iasi/RO
Prof. Robert Hermans, Leuven/BE
Dr. Romain Kohler, Sion/CH
Prof. Martin Mack, Munich/DE
Prof. Roberto Maroldi, Brescia/IT
Dr. Julie Olliff, Birmingham/UK
Prof. Sladjana Petrovic, Nis/RS
Prof. Soraya Robinson, Vienna/AT
Prof. Agnieszka Trojanowska, Lublin/PL
Dr. Arthur Varoquaux, Marseille/FR
Dr. Berit Verbist, Leiden/NL

Congress description/objectives
The main objectives of this course are focusing on imaging of most of the ENT-regions with special emphasis on new techniques and future possibilities. Scientific sessions as refresher courses are dedicated to these topics.
Moreover, all radiologists, residents and clinicians involved in head and neck radiology are cordially invited to enlarge the sprectrum of topics by submitting abstracts for short oral and poster presentations. You may choose from following presentation forms:

    Short oral presentations
    Educational poster presentations
    Scientific poster presentations

Target audience
The main concerned target audience are radiologists, junior radiologists as well as clinicians actively involved and interested in ENT radiology, as more dedicated radiologists looking for an up-to date  improvement of their scientific knowledge. ENT, maxillo-facial surgeons, dentists… are also welcome with surgeons-radiologists duos.

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