ECR 2020 Breast Care DayCome and celebrate the 10th Breast Care Day with us!

In 2020, we will celebrate the 10th Siemens Healthineers Breast Care Day together. Inspiring clinical experts await you – in a completely new format!

We look forward to coming together with you to celebrate 10 years of innovations and excellent lectures together with the leaders in breast care.

Save the Date:​
Wednesday, March 11, 2020​
Austria Center Vienna (ACV) Studio 2020​

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This symposium is free of charge for all registered ECR participants.​

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09.30 am - 10.30 am

"Looking back means looking ahead:
10 years of breast care and what the future holds"





Carsten Bertram
Forchheim, Germany



Jörg Barkhausen
Lübeck, Germany

10 years breast care in retrospect


Katja Pinker-Domenig
New York, USA

AI in breast care - gain or gadget?


10.45 am - 12.15 pm


"Advances in screening:
Breast imaging techniques from different perspectives (Twin talks)"





Federica Pediconi
Rome, Italy



• Woo Kyung Moon
Seoul, Korea
• Birge Funke
Berlin, Germany

Abbreviated MRI for screening: Pros and cons (Radiologist’s perspective)


• Chantal Van Ongeval
Leuven, Belgium
• Ioannis Sechopoulos
Nijmegen, Netherlands

DBT in screening: Approaches to reduce reading time


• Ingolf Karst
Chicago, USA
• Michael Golatta
Heidelberg, Germany

ABVS in screening: Expanding utility, increasing efficiency and improving specificity


12.30 pm - 01.30 pm


"What does “risk” in breast screening mean?"





Luis Pina
Pamplona, Spain



Mireille Broeders
Nijmegen, Netherlands

Challenges in predicting and communicating risk of breast cancer


Ritse Mann
Nijmegen, Netherlands

Risk-based screening and the potential of AI for patient stratification


Francesco Sardanelli
Milano, Italy

Strategies for women at average risk: The new ECIBC guidelines


01.45 pm - 02.45 pm


"Which breast imaging technologies
challenge digital mammography in breast screening?"





• Felicia Vollkammer
Wiesbaden, Germany
• Carla van Gils
Utrecht, Netherlands
• Sophia Zackrisson
Malmö, Sweden
• Christiane Kuhl
Aachen, Germany
• Brandie Fagin
Chicago, USA

Panel discussion


03.00 pm - 03.45 pm


"AI in breast care – hype or hope (Science slams)"





Maria Adele Marino
Messina, Italy



Anna Bejnö
Malmö, Sweden

Artificial intelligence together with sourdough starter in brea(d)st imaging


Marco Caballo
Nijmegen, Netherlands

Breast CT radiomics for automated cancer diagnosis: The truce between machine learning and deep learning


Christiana Balta
Nijmegen, Netherlands

Connecting the dots: QA...AI in Breast Imaging


Dimitar Petrov
Leuven, Belgium

DBT image quality evaluation using deep learning

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