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ITMIG Patient Webinars

ITMIG Patient Webinars

ITMIG (International Thymic Malignancy Interest Group” started holding online webinars in 2021. Bringing in experts from the field of thoracic treatment and research. Anyone is welcome to join into the webinars when they are live, and ask the experts questions. You can view past webinars here:  

2023 Webinars

WEBINAR 1

Questions I'd like to ask my doctor

Patients’ questions submitted before the webinar were answered by doctors:

  • Conrad FalksonRadiation Oncologist, Queen’s University and CCSEO @ KHSC Kingston, Canada
  • Dirk Van RaemdonckThoracic surgeon, University Hospitals Leuven, Belgium
  • Arun RajanMedical Oncologist, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, United States
  • Edith MaromDiagnostic Radiologist, The Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan, Israel
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2022 Webinars

WEBINAR 1

Questions I'd like to ask my doctor

Patients’ questions were answered by doctors:

  • Joshua Sonettthoracic surgeon, NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center, New York, USA 
  • Arun Rajan, medical oncologist, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health (NCI/NIH), Bethesda, USA
  • Andreas Rimner, radiation oncologist, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, USA
  • Edith Marom, diagnostic radiologist, The Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan, Israel
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WEBINAR 2

Surgical approaches to thymic tumours - WHat to know as a patient?

  • Paul Van Schil, thoracic surgeon, from the Antwerp University Hospital and Antwerp University (Antwerp, Belgium)
  • Frank Detterbeck, thoracic surgeon, from the Yale University School of Medicine (New Haven, CT, USA)
  • Q&A
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2021 Webinars

WEBINAR 1

Imaging of thymic tumors
How should I understand my diagnosis?

  • Dr. Chad Strange, Assistant Professor of Thoracic Radiology, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA;
  • Dr. Jan von der Thüsen, Consultant Histopathologist, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, The Netherlands.
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WEBINAR 2

Surgical treatment of mediastinal tumours: from maximally invasive to minimally invasive techniques

  • Dr. Paul Van Schil, from the Thoracic and Vascular Surgery, the Antwerp University Hospital, Edegem (Antwerp), Belgium
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WEBINAR 3

Radiotherapy of thymic epithelial tumors

  • Dr. Annemarie Fernandes Shepherd, from the Department of Radiation Oncology, the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, USA
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