International Cancer Imaging Society Development Site

International Cancer Imaging Society Meeting and 20th Annual Teaching Course

  'Concepts in Cancer Imaging'     

Tue 29 Sep 2020 - Thu 01 Oct 2020

Royal Society of Medicine, London

Meeting President: Dr. Aslam Sohaib, UK

Registration opens: 11th March 2020

Abstract submission deadline: 1st June 2020

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Interactive Workshops

These one day teaching courses are limited to 20 participants, each with their own imaging workstation and content delivered through lectures and hands-on case based learning.

Courses in 2020

Masterclass in Imaging of Oncological Whole Body MRI, London, Thu 30 Apr NEW DATE!

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Masterclass in Imaging of Oncological Whole Body MRI, London, Fri 01 May

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Masterclass in Imaging of Gynaecological Cancers, London, Fri 16 OctNote the change in Date!

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The Wizardry of AI and Machine Learning in Cancer Imaging

Thu 18 June 2020 - Sat 20 June 2020

Champalimaud Foundation, Lisbon, Portugal

This joint initiative is presented by Champalimaud Foundation and the International Cancer Imaging Society.

A special focus multidisciplinary meeting on the development and application of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) in Cancer Imaging.

 

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ECR 2020
19 February 2020

ECR 2020

ICIS are pleased to be exhibiting at ECR 2020 and will be found in the Society Booths area in 'M Building'.

Registration opens for ICIS 2020 on the first day of ECR; drop by our stand to collect your copy of the programme.

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About ICIS

The International Cancer Imaging Society exists to meet the important challenges of advancing imaging in the multidisciplinary management of cancer.

We promote education in oncological imaging and stimulate research in the study of human tumour behaviour, bringing together radiologists with an interest in oncological imaging for the exchange of ideas, and to organise scientific meetings, multicentre research studies and postgraduate courses within the field.

 

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Cancer Imaging Journal

Impact Factor 3.153

Cancer Imaging is the official journal of ICIS, it is an open access, peer-reviewed journal with original articles as well as reviews and editorials.  The journal encompasses CT, MRI, ultrasound, single photon and positron emission tomography, including multimodality imaging in all kinds of malignant tumours, plus new developments, techniques and innovations.

The whole course proved to cover a wide range of relevant topics to a very high standard.  I would highly recommend it. 

JS | Glasgow, UK

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