International Cancer Imaging Society

International Cancer Imaging Society Meeting and 18th Annual Teaching Course

  Advancing Cancer Imaging:   

  Improving Patient Outcomes  

Sun 07 Oct 2018 - Tue 09 Oct 2018

Palais de l’Europe, Menton, France

Meeting President: Prof. Wim Oyen, London, UK

In Collaboration with the International Workshop in Lymphoma and Myeloma:

DRG

Supported by: The French Society of Radiology

Interactive Workshops

Courses in 2018

Masterclass in Imaging of :     

Thoracic Neoplasms, London in May

Whole Body Diffusion, London, date TBC

Hepatobiliary Tumours, venue and date TBC

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Cancer Imaging Journal

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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.

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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Congratulations to our 2017 prize winners!
07 October 2017

Congratulations to our 2017 prize winners!

ICIS Gold Medal 2017

We are delighted that Prof. Anwar Padhani from Paul Strickland Scanner Centre, Mount Vernon Cancer Centre in the UK has received this prestigious award. Please click here  to read more about Prof. Padhani.

Oral Presentation Winners

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