Preliminary Program

Wednesday September 25th

 Arrival in the afternoon. 

 Registration opened at 17:30

18:30 Opening of the workshop
  Organizing committee
18:35 - 18:45

 

Presentation of the "Tumour targeting, Imaging, Radiotherapies network" of the Cancéropôle Grand Ouest

  Michel Chérel, CRCINA, UMR 1232 INSERM ERL CNRS 6001, University of Nantes, France.

 

18:45 - 19:05

 

 

 

 

 

Sponsors communications

 

“How to measure ligand interactions on living cells in real-time”

Hadis Honarvar, Ridgeview Instruments, Sweden

 

19:05 - 20:00

“PET and SPECT in cancer imaging”

 

 

 

 

Invited speaker: Bart Cornelissen, Radiopharmaceuticals and Molecular Imaging Group, Department of Oncology, University of Oxford, United-Kingdom

 

20:15 Dinner

Thursday September 26th

Session 1: Contribution of imaging in diagnosis

9:00 - 9:30

 

“The role of chelators in developing receptor-targeted radiopharmaceuticals: historical importance and future challenges”

  Invited speaker: Michelle Ma, Imaging Chemistry & Biology Department, Kings College London, United-Kingdom.
   

9:30 - 10:30

3 selected talks of young researchers
   
10:30 - 11:00 Poster session & Coffee break
   

11:00 - 12:00

 

3 selected talks of young researchers

 

12:00 - 12:10

 

“EuroBioimaging: Open access to imaging facilities for the biomedical community”
  Giuseppe Digilio, Department of Science and Technological Innovation, University of Eastern Piedmont “A. Avogadro”, Italy.
   
12:15 Lunch
   

14:00 - 14:30

“Diagnostic applications of vibrational imaging in oncology”

 

Invited speaker: Olivier Piot, BioSpecT (Translational BioSpectroscopy) EA 7506, Université de Reims Champagne-Ardenne, Reims, France.

 

14:30 - 15:30

 

3 selected talks of young researchers

 

15:30 - 16:00 Coffee break
   
16:00 - 17:00 3 selected talks of young researchers
   
   

Focus on Ultrasound Imaging

17:00 - 17:25 “Photoacoustics imaging: Principle and applications in oncology”.
  Jean-Michel Escoffre, Imaging and Brain, UMR INSERM 1253, Tours, France.
   

17:25 - 17:50

 

 

“Value of Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound Quantification Criteria for Identifying Patients not Responding to Bevacizumab-Based Therapy for Colorectal Liver Metastases”
  Paul-Armand Dujardin, Clinical Investigation Center - Technological Innovation, CHRU, Tours, France.
   
20:00 Dinner
   

Friday September 27th

Session 2: Contribution of imaging in therapeutic follow-up and evaluation

9:00 - 9:30

"Metal Complexes as Diagnostics and Therapeutics"

 

Invited speaker: Gilles Gasser, Laboratory for Inorganic Chemical Biology, Chimie ParisTech , PSL University, Paris, France.

 

9:30 - 10:30

 

3 selected talks of young researchers

 

10:30 - 11:00 Poster session & Coffee break
   

11:00 - 12:00

 

3 selected talks of young researchers

 

12:15 Lunch
   

14:00 - 14:30

 

“Contribution of nuclear medicine imaging in cancer follow-up and evaluation”

 

Invited speaker: Caroline Rousseau, Nuclear Medicine Department, ICO, integrated Center for Oncology, Nantes, France.

 

14:30 - 15:30 3 selected talks of young researchers
   
15:30 - 16:00 Coffee break
   

16:00 - 17:00

 

3 selected talks of young researchers

 

17:00
Social event

Saturday September 28th

Session 3: Emerging imaging technologies 

9:00 - 9:30

"Recent technological developments in PET imaging"

  Invited speaker: Dimitris Visvikis, LaTIM, National Institute of Health & Clinical Sciences, Brest, France.
   

9:30 - 10:30

 

"Targeting changes in the glycocalyx in the circulatory system using lanthanide complexes"
  Invited speaker: Thomas Just Sorensen, Nano-Science Center & Department of Chemistry, University of Copenhagen, Denmark.
   
10:00 - 10:40 2 selected talks of young researchers
   
10:40 - 11:00 Coffee break
   

11:00 - 12:00

 

3 selected talks of young researchers

 

12:00 Lunch
   
13:10 End of the workshop - Departure

Other informations

Scientific sessions:

- Duration of selected talks is 20 minutes incl. questions.

 

Poster session:

- The format of poster is A0.

- Discussion around the posters will be possible during all coffee breaks. Posters should therefore be hanged for the entire duration of the workshop.