Diagnostics in Pulmonology

Diagnostics in Pulmonology

From October 18, 2019 12:45 until October 18, 2019 17:00

At Renaissance Curacao Resort & Casino

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Content: The aim of this course is to offer a wide range of topics for a local and international audience: general practitioners, medical specialists and other health care providers.

Learning objectives:
a. What is the value of laboratory rapid diagnostics for general practitioners in pulmonary disorders
b. What is the added value of pulmonary function testing in patients with pulmonary symptoms, requested by healthcare providers other than pulmonologists?
c. What are the latest developments in the field of lung cancer diagnostics?
d. Endobronchial ultrasound (EBUS) in practice. A live demonstration with connection between conference room and endoscopy will be given, the public will be given the opportunity to ask live questions to opinion leader in this area.

Registration Fee US $ 75.=

Friday October 18, 2019

From - To Subject CME Speakers
12:00 - 12:45 Lunch    
12:45 - 13:00 Registration all participants    
13:00 - 13:10 Opening 10 Chair: F. Brijker, MDPhD, Pulmonologist
13:10 - 13:40 Rapid laboratory testing for general practitioners 30 D. Telting, PhD, reg. clinical chemist
13:40 - 14:30 Endobronchial diagnostics in lung cancer 40 J.T. Annema, MD PhD Prof in pulmonology
14:30 - 15:00 Lung function, relevance for others than pulmonologists 30 H. Beurskens, lung function assistant
15:00 - 15:45 Break, including exhibitions    
15:50 - 16:50 LIVE endobronchial ultrasound EBUS from endoscopy unit 60 J.T. Annema and P. van den Berg, pulmonologists
16:50 - 17:00 Closing remarks 10 Chair: F. Brijker MD PhD, pulmonologist
TOTAL   180  Min

Speakers list:
J.T. Annema, MD PhD Prof in pulmonology AMC Netherlands
P. van den Berg, MD pulmonologist, Sehos/CMC Curacao
F. Brijker MD PhD, pulmonologist, Sehos/CMC Curacao
H. Beurskens, lung function assistant HOH Aruba
S. D.Telting, PhD, reg. clinical chemist


Accreditation pending via GAIA & CAN
Nederlandse Vereniging voor Radiotherapie en Oncologie (NVRO): 3 punten