Programme

ISRS Educational Course

“SRS/SRT in Management of Benign Intracranial Tumors, Cerebrovascular Diseases and Prostate Cancer, Medical Physics for Radiosurgery.”

Course will be accounted for 10h of neurosurgery and oncology studies.

November 1, 2018 (Thursday)

Meeting Room: Auditorium

12.00 – 13.00

Registration & Coffee

13.00 – 13.10

Greetings

Presentation

Course Director Dr. Jan Seppälä (Kuopio, Finland)
Co-Chair of ISRS Education Committee Dr. Mikhail Chernov (Tokyo, Japan)
Chairman of WFNS Radiosurgery Committee professor Roberto Martinez-Alvarez (Madrid, Spain)

13.10 – 14.30

Session I: SRS/SRT in Management of Vestibular Schwannomas

Presentation Presentation

Moderators: professor Juha Jääskeläinen, Dr. Mikhail Chernov

Management of Vestibular Schwannomas in Population-Based Multidisciplinary Therapy Group
Dr. Heikki Löppönen (Kuopio, Finland)

Functional Results after Microneurosurgery of Vestibular Schwannomas
Dr. Arto Immonen (Kuopio, Finland)

SRS/SRT of Vestibular Schwannomas: Kuopio Experience
Dr. Olli-Pekka Kämäräinen (Kuopio, Finland)

Discussion

14.30 – 15.05

Plenary Lecture: Modern SRS of Intracranial Schwannomas

professor CP Yu (Hong Kong, China)
Moderator: professor Juha Jääskeläinen, Dr. Mikhail Chernov

15.05 – 15.20

Coffee Break

15.20 – 16.40

Session II: SRS/SRT of Intracranial Meningiomas

Presentation Presentation Presentation

Moderators: professor Juha Jääskeläinen, professor CP Yu

SRS/SRT of Skull Base Meningiomas: Kuopio Experience
professor Juha Jääskeläinen (Kuopio, Finland)

SRS/SRT Treatment Planning for Skull Base Meningiomas
Dr. Janne Heikkilä (Kuopio, Finland)

SRT of Optic Nerve Sheath Meningioma: Helsinki Experience
Dr. Matti Seppälä (Helsinki, Finland)

Discussion

16.40 – 16.45

Closing Remarks on the First Day

17.00

Bus Departure to Kuopio Radiosugical Center

17.00 – 18.30

Get together & cocktail reception in Kuopio Radiosurgical Center

18:30

Bus Departure to Scandic Hotel

November 2, 2018 (Friday)

Meeting Room: Piko

8:00

Bus form Scandic hotel

8.00 – 9.00

Registration

9.00 – 10.20

Session III: SRS/SRT of Sellar Tumors

Presentation Presentation Presentation

Moderators: professor Juha Jääskeläinen, professor Mojgan Hodaie

SRS/SRT in Vicinity to Anterior Optic Pathway
Dr. Vladislav Buryk (Sigulda, Latvia)

SRS/SRT of Pituitary Adenomas
professor Roberto Martinez-Alvarez (Madrid, Spain)

SRS/SRT of Craniopharyngiomas
Dr. Pavel Ivanov (St. Petersburg, Russia)

Discussion

10.20 – 10.35

Coffee Break

10.35 – 11.55

Session IV SRS/SRT of Intracranial AVM

Presentation Presentation

Moderators: Dr. Juhana Frösen, professor Roberto Martinez-Alvarez

Cerebral AVM: Overview
Dr. Timo Koivisto (Kuopio, Finland)

Radiosurgery of AVM: Overview
Dr. Mikhail Chernov (Tokyo, Japan)

SRS/SRT of Intracranial AVM: Kuopio Experience
Dr. Juhana Frösen (Kuopio, Finland)

Discussion

12.00 – 13.00

Group Photo / Lunch

13.00 – 14.20

Session V: SRS/SRT of Intracranial Dural Arterio-Venous Fistulas (DAVF)

Presentation

Moderators: Dr. Juhana Frösen, Dr. Pavel Ivanov

Intracranial Dural AVF: Overview
Dr. Timo Koivisto (Kuopio Finland)

SRS of Intracranial DAVF
professor Mojgan Hodaie (Toronto, Canada)

SRS of Intracranial Dural AVF: Kuopio Experience
Dr. Juhana Frösen (Kuopio, Finland)

Discussion

14.20 – 14.55

Plenary Lecture: SRS of Cerebral Cavernomas

Presentation

professor Roberto Martinez-Alvarez (Madrid, Spain)
Moderator: professor Juha Jääskeläinen, Dr. Pavel Ivanov

14.55 – 15.10

Coffee Break

15.10 – 16.30

Session VI: Radiobiology, Imaging, and Medical Physics for SRS

Presentation Presentation

Moderators: Dr. Jan Seppälä, Dr. Vladislav Buryk

Inhomogeneous Dose Distribution in SRT of Intracranial Malignancies: A Strategy for Improving Efficiency
Dr. Irina Zubatkina (St. Petersburg, Russia)

Advanced MRI for Radiosurgical Treatment Planning
professor Mojgan Hodaie (Toronto, Canada)

QA for CyberKnife Radiosurgery
Ph.Lic. Jan-Erik Palmgren (Kuopio, Finland)

Discussion

16:30 – 17.30

Satellite Symposium of ACCURAY

Presentation

Moderators: Ph.Lic. Jan-Erik Palmgren, Dr. Mikhail Chernov

Moving Forward with CyberKnife® New Features
Dr. Ludovic Peyre (Morges, Switzerland)

SRT for Large Meningioma
professor Alfredo Conti (Berlin, Germany)

Hypofractionation for Prostate Cancer: Towards a New Standard of Care?
Dr. Kim de Vries (Rotterdam, The Netherlands)

Discussion

17.30 – 17.35

Closing Remarks on the Second Day

17:35

Bus Departure to Scandic Hotel

19.00

Bus Departure to Social Event Venue

19:30 – 00:00

Social Event for the Faculty

22:00, 23:00, 00:00

Bus Departures Back to Scandic Hotel

November 3, 2018 (Saturday)

Meeting Room: Piko

7:00

Bus to Venue

7:30 – 8:45

Round Table: SRS/SRT of Prostate Cancer

9.00 – 10.20

Session VII: SRT of Prostate Cancer I

Presentation Presentation Presentation

Moderators: Dr. Liisa Sailas, professor Leszek Miszczyk

Technological Aspects of Prostate SRT
Mr. Peter Filatov (Oxford, UK)

Optimal Imaging and Technical Aspects of Prostate SRT
Dr. Maris Mezeckis (Sigulda, Latvia)

SRS/SRT in Management of Prostate Cancer: Complications and their Avoidance
Dr. Nikolay Vorobyov (St. Petersburg, Russia)

Discussion

10.20 – 10.35

Coffee Break

10.35 – 11.55

Session VIII: SRT of Prostate Cancer II

Presentation Presentation Presentation

Moderators: Dr. Vesa Kataja, Dr. Nikolay Vorobyov

SRT for Localized Prostate Cancer
Dr. Laimonas Jarusevicius (Kaunas, Lithuania)

CyberKnife Salvage Re-irradiation of Prostate Cancer Relapses
professor Leszek Miszczyk (Gliwice, Poland)

SRT of Prostate Cancer: Kuopio Experience
Dr. Kristiina Vuolukka (Kuopio, Finland)

Discussion

11.55 – 12.10

Closing Lecture: ISRS and Its Educational Activities

Dr. Mikhail Chernov (Tokyo, Japan)
Moderator: Ph.Lic. Jan-Erik Palmgren

12.10 – 12.30

Closing Remarks / Certification