6th Zurich Brain Metastasis Symposium

Advances in systemic targeted therapy and immunotherapy have dramatically improved outcome at least in some types of solid cancer. However, metastasis to the central nervous system remains a major diagnostic and therapeutic challenge, notably in long-term survivors with cancers.

Location

Universitätsspital Zürich, Rämistrasse 100, 8091 Zürich

Lecture hall

Hörsaal NORD

Date

22.01.2025

Time

09:00 - 17:00

Credits

tbd

Costs

Kostenlos

Programm

09:00 Welcome
09:05 Session 1
Andreas Wicki, University Hospital Zurich
09:10 CSF analysis in CNS metastases
09:40 Pharmacoscopy in brain metastases
Berend Snijder, ETH Zurich
10:10 Coffee Break
10:30 Patients voice for CNS mets
Helen Bulbeck , Brainstrust UK
11:00 Medical challenges for CNS metastases
Evangelia Razis, Hygeia Hospital, Athen
11:25 Session 2
Michael Weller, University Hospital Zurich
11:30 RANO RESECT Group
Joerg Christian Tonn, Med. University Munich, Germany
12:00 Evidence for gross total resection of Brain Metastases
Stefanos Voglis, University Hospital Zurich
12:30 Lunch Break
01:30 SRS for multiple brain metastases and leptomeningeal metastases
Luis Schiappacasse, CHUV Lausanne
02:00 Re-irradiation: how far can we go?
Nicolaus Andratschke, University Hospital Zurich
02:25 Session 3
Matthias Guckenberger, University Hospital Zurich
02:30 AIMRIBM: Artificial Intelligence applied to MRI for CNS metastases
Florian Putz, UK Erlangen, Germany
03:00 Theranostics in CNS metastases
Martin Hüllner, University Hospital Zurich
03:30 03:30
03:50 European research and challenges in CNS metastases
Emilie Le Rhun, University Hospital Zurich
04:15 Keynote Lecture
Emilie Le Rhun, University Hospital Zurich
04:20 Keynote Lecture: The vision of EORTC on clinical cancer research in Europe
Denis Lacombe, EORTC Brussels
04:50 Wrap Up
Matthias Guckenberger, University Hospital Zurich

Here we invite you to our 5th Zurich Brain Metastasis Symposium that will provide state-of-the-art presentations on current and future diagnostic and therapeutic approaches for patients with brain and leptomeningeal metastasis.

Program

9 am Welcome
9.05 am Session 1
Andreas Wicki, University Hospital Zurich
9.10 am CSF analysis in CNS metastases
9.40 am Pharmacoscopy in brain metastases
Berend Snijder, ETH Zurich
10.10 am Coffee Break
10.30 am Patients voice for CNS mets
Helen Bulbeck , Brainstrust UK
11 am Medical challenges for CNS metastases
Evangelia Razis, Hygeia Hospital, Athen
11.25 am Session 2
Michael Weller, University Hospital Zurich
11.30 am RANO RESECT Group
Joerg Christian Tonn, Med. University Munich, Germany
12 am Evidence for gross total resection of Brain Metastases
Stefanos Voglis, University Hospital Zurich
12.30 pm Lunch Break
1.30 pm SRS for multiple brain metastases and leptomeningeal metastases
Luis Schiappacasse, CHUV Lausanne
2 pm Re-irradiation: how far can we go?
Nicolaus Andratschke, University Hospital Zurich
2.25 pm Session 3
Matthias Guckenberger, University Hospital Zurich
2.30 pm AIMRIBM: Artificial Intelligence applied to MRI for CNS metastases
Florian Putz, UK Erlangen, Germany
3 pm Theranostics in CNS metastases
Martin Hüllner, University Hospital Zurich
3.30 pm Coffee Break
3.50 pm European research and challenges in CNS metastases
Emilie Le Rhun, University Hospital Zurich
4.15 pm Keynote Lecture
Emilie Le Rhun, University Hospital Zurich
4.20 pm Keynote Lecture tbd
4.50 pm Wrap Up
Matthias Guckenberger, University Hospital Zurich

Register

Please register by 22.01.2025.

Kontakt

Comprehensive Cancer Center Zurich

Tel. 0432530792