IDKD Pediatric Radiology Course 2019

In response to request from the participants, IDKD Pediatric Radiology Course (formerly known as "Kangaroo") will be held again in 2019. The topic of the Course is "Diseases of the Chest, Heart and Vessels".

The Course will be workshops-style. Lunch and coffee breaks are included in the registration fees.


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Target Audience:

  • Pediatric radiologists, pediatric radiology residents and fellows
  • Radiologists with interest in and / or obligation for pediatric radiology
  • Interested clinicians
  • Radiology technicians with advanced competences/interests

Course Objectives:

  • Teach the participants effective approaches in analyzing diagnostic imaging challenges in pediatric patients with diseases of the chest, heart and vessels
  • Allow participants in guided self study to recognize key imaging features of various diseases
  • Teach participants in which settings which imaging examination is most effective
  • Offer participants to interact with top international experts in the field of radiology of pediatric diseases of the chest, heart and vessels


Pediatric Cardiac Surgery in the 3rd World Countries

René Prêtre, CH



  1. Interstitial Lung Disease in Children
    Thomas Semple, GB
  2. Malformations of the Large Vessels, “Rings and Slings”
    Christian Kellenberger, CH
  3. Infectious Lung Diseases in Children
    Edward Y. Lee, US
  4. Neonatal Chest Imaging
    Thierry A.G.M. Huisman, US  

Future Courses

51st IDKD Davos 2019 Diseases of the Chest, Breast, Heart and Vessels March 31 – April 4, 2019  

9th IDKD Asia 2019
 Diseases of the Abdomen and Pelvis
May 24 – 26, 2019, Hong Kong
May 31 – June 2, 2019, Beijing

12th IDKD Greece 2019
Diseases of the Abdomen and Pelvis
September 27 – 29, 2019

4th IDKD South America 2019 Musculoskeletal Diseases October 31 – November 3, 2019, São Paulo

52nd IDKD Davos 2020 Diseases of the Brain, Head and Neck, Spine March 22 – 26, 2020

53rd IDKD Davos 2021 Musculoskeletal Diseases March 21 - 25, 2021

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