This programme is subject to change


DAY 4 – MONDAY 30 MAY 2011

Sunrise Sessions

Kings, Metropole Hilton Hotel

7:00 – 8:15

MRI Retroperitoneal

Moderators: Jonathan Dillman SPR and Philippe Petit ESPR

Practical principles of image optimisation: Part 3 motion elimination: Øystein Olsen ESPR, Diego Jaramillo SPR

Hydronephrosis: Damien Grattan-Smith SPR

Cockburn Lecture Theatre, St Mary's Hospital

7:00 – 8:15

Foetal Neuroradiology

Moderators: Thierry Huisman SPR and Nadine Girard

Foetal Ventriculomegaly Diagnostic challenges: Thierry Huisman SPR

Advances in foetal CNS MR imaging: Nadine Girard

Quantitative MRI measurements of human foetal brain development in utero: Chen Hoffmann  

Hilton B, Metropole Hilton Hotel

7:00 – 8:15

MRI Musculoskeletal Sports

Moderators: Herman Kan SPR, Guy Sebag ESPR and Ignasi Barber ESPR

Injuries of the upper extremity: Kelley Marshall SPR

Injuries of the hip: Amaka Offiah  ESPR

Injuries of the foot and ankle: Peter Strouse SPR


Lecture Theatre, St Mary's Hospital

7:00 – 8:15

Chest Radiographs, what you need to know 

Moderators: Ron Cohen SPR and Ingmar Gassner ESPR

Chest: manifestations of systemic diseases: Paul Guillerman SPR

The CXR what you really need to know in 2011 : Bob Cleveland SPR

Hilton A, Metropole Hilton Hotel

7:00 – 8:15

Nuclear Medicine - Therapeutic Response Monitoring

Moderators: Pranav Vyas and Lorenzo Biassoni

Lymphomas: Beth McCarville SPR

MSK Tumors: Christian  Franzius EANM

Neuroblastoma:  Susan Sharp SPR


Lecture Theatre, St Mary's Hospital

7:00 – 8:15

Interventional Radiology - Surgery or Radiology?

Moderators: Derek Roebuck ESPR and Torre Andrews SIR

Introduction: Torre Andrews SIR

A surgeon’s perspective Martin Elliott

Integrating IR into the OR environment: John Racadio SPR


DAY 4 – MONDAY 30 MAY 2011

Main Programme - Kings 1 & 2

Course Session – Infection

08.30 – 11.10

Guest Moderator: Professor Mike Levin, Imperial College

Moderators: Veronica Donoghue ESPR and David Kushner SPR

08:30 – 08:50

What’s important to the clinician in PUO - the patient, clinician and radiologist’s nightmare!  Professor Mike Levin

08:50 – 09:10

CNS Infections: Jacques Schneider ESPR   

09:10 – 09:30

IR advances dealing with infection: Mark Hogan SPR

09:30 – 09:50

The role of functional imaging in PUO: Marguerite Parisi, SPR

10:00 – 10:20

Musculoskeletal: Diego Jaramillo SPR

10:20 – 10:40

Chest infections: Pedro Daltro SLARP

10:40 – 11:10

Debate – Veronica Donoghue ESPR/Francis Brunelle/David Kushner ESPR

PUO workup: evidence based medicine

All Speakers

11:10 – 11:30

Coffee Break

11.30 – 13.00

Olympics: Moderator: Laurent Garel

Team A

Michelle Fink

Damien Gratton-Smith

Conceicao Guerra ESPR

Susan John

In-One Kim
Andrea Rossi ESPR

Team B

Savvas Andronikou ESPR

Marina Easty ESPR

Bela Lombay ESPR

David Mason

Phillippe Petit ESPR

Gloria Soto Giordani AOSPR or SLARP

13.00 – 14.00

Lunch / Guerbet Laboratories Symposium (Kings 1) for further information CLICK HERE





Kings 1, Metropole Hilton Hotel


Kings 2, Metropole Hilton Hotel


14.00 – 16.00



Scientific Session




Juvenile idiopathic arthritis – recent advances

Karen Rosendahl ESPR  


This session has 14 abstracts, click here to view the abstract programme

Q&A at end of session



Peter Strouse SPR

Amaka Offiah ESPR


14.00 – 16.00



Emerging technologies




MR elastography – New wave of hepatic imaging

Marilyn Siegel SPR


This session has 14 abstracts,

click here to view the abstract programme

Q&A at end of session



Winnie Chu AOSPR 

Rick van Rijn ESPR

16.00 – 16.20


16.20 – 17.30










16:20 – 16:40



16:40 – 17:00



17:00 – 17:20




17:20 – 17:30

Masterclass: Bronchopulmonary foregut Malformations: what is all the fuss about?

Laurent Garel  SPR
Martin Elliot
Colin Wallis

Neil Sebire


Antenatal issues what do they really mean long term?

Judy Estroff  SPR
The clinicians dilemma what to tell the parents?

Colin Wallis
What is all the fuss about? Is there a malignant potential?

Neil Sebire

Panel Discussion and


Martin Elliot 


16.20 – 17.30



International Education and Outreach Symposium - World Federation of Paediatric Radiology


Dorothy Bulas SPR

Kassa Darge SPR

George Taylor SPR

Maria del Rosario Perez WHO


Workforce training issues

George Taylor SPR

Henrique Lederman SLARP

David Stringer AOSPR

Veronica Donoghue ESPR/Paolo Toma ESPR

Panel Discussion

Outreach/infrastructure issues

Kassa Darge ESPR

Professor Giles Boland MGH

Africa –  Savvas Andronikou ESPR, Omolola Atalabi and Nicky Wieselthaler

Asia – David Stringer AOSPR

India – Manohar Shroff

South America - Antonio Soares-Souza SLARP


Panel Discussion


17.30 – 18.45

SPR Member’s Business Meeting and Additional awards


17.30 – 18.30

ESPR General Assembly



Paediatric Nuclear Medicine – Dose Reduction Symposium, Hilton A/B, Metropole Hilton Hotel

This symposium is organized by the paediatric nuclear medicine community to review current options and discuss future goals regarding the optimization of paediatric nuclear medicine studies.


All are welcome to participate.


Moderators: Marguerite Parisi SPR and Diego de Palma EANM

14.00 – 17.00





Michael Gelfand SPR


Resolution recovery (2D - SPECT)

Frederic Fahey SPR


Administered activity           

Ted Treves SPR


Administered activity EANM

Diego De Palma EANM


Modifying protocols to reduce administered activity            

Roberto Accorsi


F-8-fluoride bone PET needs CT?

Frederick  Grant

16.00 – 17.00

Q&A and Discussion




6th Congress and Exhibition
of the joint Societies of Paediatric Radiology
27-31 May 2011, Metropole Hilton Hotel, London


Organised by:


European Society of Paediatric Radiology


The Society for Pediatric Radiology

Supported by: