Scientific Program - Preliminary (subject to changes) 

Last modified: 16 October 2019

Short overview

We will kick off with a precongress Resident Workshop on Wednesday 27 May 2020, on Angiogenesis and Cancer, with speakers Barbara Kitchell and Roberta Rasotto.

For the main congress, we had 3 half-day Themed Sessions, where the next subjects will be discussed in-depth by experts in that field:


There will be 3 social events: 


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Program Number: 36457, Provider Number: 1385, CE Hours:Vet: 11.50, Vet Tech: 4.25, Subject Matter Categories:Medical Program, Delivery Methods:Seminar/Lecture



Programs in detail

Resident's workshop - Wednesday 27 May 2020

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Angiogenesis and Cancer
15:00-15:45Cancer and vessels: a complex relationship
dr. Roberta Rasotto
15:45-16:30Methods to study vessels and angiogenesis in canine and feline cancers
dr. Roberta Rasotto
16:30-17:00Coffee break
17:00-17:45Tyrosine-kinase receptors and their role in angiogenesis and tumour progression
dr. Barbara Kitchell
17:45-18:30Can we effectively target angiogenesis? Available molecules, their applications and potential toxicities
dr. Barbara Kitchell


Main Program - Thursday 28 May 2020 

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08h00-09h00Registration opens

Themed session: ENDOCRINE NEOPLASIAS

09:00-09:40Adrenocorticol tumours in dogs: building bridges between endocrinology and oncologydr. Sara Galac, Utrecht
09:40-10:20Behind the mystery: understanding canine phaeochromocytomadr. Sara Galac, Utrecht
10:20-10:50Coffee Break
10:50-11:30The science behind canine and feline pituitary tumours: novel approachesdr. Bjorn Meij, Utrecht
11:30-12:30Pituaitary surgery for adenomas in dogs and catsdr. Bjorn Meij, Utrecht
12:30-13:00Panel discussionAll speakers
13:00-14:00Lunch on site
14:00-14:30Welcome ESVONC to Siracusa – what to see and what to do!


Resident abstracts
14:30-14:45

14:45-15:00

15:00-15:15

15:15-15:30

15:30-16:00Coffee Break

General abstracts
16:00-16:15

16:15-16:30

16:30-16:45

17:00-18:00ESVONC Annual General Meeting (ESVONC members)

19:00-21:00Welcome Aperitivo

























Main Program - Friday 29 May 2020  

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Themed session: RESCUE PROTOCOLS: WHAT TO DO WHEN FIRST LINE FAILS


9:00-9:45Lymphoma rescue protocols: where are we?dr. David Vail
9:45-10:30New available drugs: how, when, how much?dr. David Vail
10:30-11:00Coffee Break
11:00-11:45Embolization and microwave ablation therapy in a rescue settingdr. Gerard MacLauchlan
11:45-12:30Intervention oncology in metastatic disease: the human experiencedr. Alex Horton
12:30-13:00Panel discussionAll speakers
13:00-14:30Lunch on your own

General abstracts
14:30-14:45

14:45-15:00

15:00-15:15

15:15-15:30

15:30-16:00Coffee Break
16:00-16:15

16:15-16:30

16:30-16:45

16:45-17:00

17:00-17:15

17:15-17:30

17:30-18:30Poster Session and Sicilian Wine Tasting


Main program - Saturday 30 May 2020

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Themed session: HOW ADVANCED IMAGING IS AND WILL BE CHANGING ONCOLOGY 

09:00-09:45Concepts of stage migration based on imaging techniquesdr. Daniela Betz
09:45-10:30Osteosarcoma from imaging to therapy, and from therapy to imaging. Is it different between humans and dogs? dr. Maia Vanel and dr. Daniel Vanel
10:30-11:00Coffee Break
11:00-11:45Present / future on oncology imaging regarding advanced CT/MRI techniquesdr. Wilfried Mai
11:45-12:30Imaging for improved radiotherapy - planning, delivery, response monitoringdr. Åste Sovik
12:30-13:00Panel discussion 
All speakers
13:00-14:30Lunch on your own

General abstracts
14:30-14:45

14:45-15:00

15:00-15:30Presentation of ESVONC 2021 Bucharest - Romania
dr. Anca Cristea
15:30-15:45


15:45-16:00

16:00-16:15

16:15-16:30

16:30-16:45

16:45-17:00

17:00-17:30Farewell Ceremony
19:00-???Gala Dinner at Latomie del Casale