International Cancer Imaging Society

International Cancer Imaging Society Meeting and 16th Annual Teaching Course

Cancer Imaging: More Than Meets the Eye

Mon 03 Oct 2016 - Wed 05 Oct 2016

Technology & Innovation Centre (TIC), Glasgow, Scotland, UK

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Interactive Workshops

Masterclass in Imaging of Prostate Cancer

Mon 24 Oct 2016  Stockholm, Sweden 


Masterclass in Imaging of Pancreatic Tumours

Thu 3 Nov 2016  London, UK 

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Masterclass in Imaging of Thoracic Neoplasms

Tues 2 May 2017  London, UK 

International Cancer Imaging Society Meeting and 17th Annual Teaching Course

Cancer Imaging and Intervention: A Multidisciplinary   Approach

Mon 02 Oct 2017 - Wed 04 Oct 2017

Langenbeck-Virchow Haus, Berlin, Germany

Meeting President: Prof. Dr. med Stefan Diederich, Düsseldorf

Registration opens 1st March

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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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If your answer is yes, join us to support and promote the education in oncological imaging and stimulate research in the study of human tumour behaviour.

As a member you will also receive:

  • Discounted registration fees for all our teaching courses
  • Exclusive access to the members' area
  • Exclusive access to posters and presentations from the annual teaching course
  • 15% off the APC for submitting manuscripts to Cancer Imaging

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How I Read Cancer Imaging Studies: The Master Class Series
20 June 2016

How I Read Cancer Imaging Studies: The Master Class Series

New articles in our masterclass series:

68Ga-PSMA ligand PET/CT in patients with prostate cancer: How we review and report by Isabel Rauscher, Tobias Maurer, Wolfgang P. Fendler, Wieland H. Sommer, Markus Schwaiger and Matthias Eiber.

MRI of endometrium cancer – how we do it by Matthias Meissnitzer and Rosemarie Forstner

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Excellent course. Well informed faculty with good selection of cases and thorough course book.

AL | Herts, UK

An excellent in depth course, thoroughly recommended.

RM | Cornwall, UK

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