Wednesday 10 February

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08:00 – 08:30

Energising yoga session

09:00 – 10:00

Detecting the elusive aggressive cancers

Chair: Dr Barbara Dall Symposium, Mammographicum Organising Committee

Setting the sceneDr Matthew Wallis, Consultant Radiologist, Cambridge
The role of contrast enhanced spectral mammography in finding the cancers that killDr Elisabetta Giannotti, Consultant Radiologist, Nottingham University Hospitals
The role of abbreviated breast MRIDr Lyn Jones, Consultant Radiologist, North Bristol NHS Trust
Panel discussion

10:00 – 10:20

Fujifilm Sponsor’s Knowledge Share – Patient experiences during COVID-19

Join a live discussion with Katalin Woodland, Superintendent Radiographer, Kettering Breast Screening Unit
Live Q&A

10:00 – 10:20

Comfort break

10:30 – 12:00

Association of Breast Surgery joint session

Chair: Miss Julie Doughty, President, Association of Breast Surgery

Breast conservation: Pushing the boundariesProfessor Michael Dixon, Professor of Surgery & Consultant Surgeon, University of Edinburgh
Axilla surgery: Less is moreMiss Leena Chagla, Consultant Surgeon and Lead Clinician Breast services
Family history risk reducing surgery and is there a role to image the reconstructed breastMr John Murphy, Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon, University of South Manchester
Lipofilling, its indications, pitfalls and implications for radiologistsProfessor Jaume Masia, Plastic Surgeon, University of Barcelona, Spain
Panel discussion

12:00 – 13:00

LIVE Interactive case session presented by Harrogate Radiology team

Dr Caroline Costello and Dr Neal Larkman, Consultant Radiologists, Harrogate

13:00 – 14:00

Lunch break and Knowledge Share

13:05 – 13:20

NeoDynamics Sponsor’s Knowledge Share session

Introducing NeoNavia – A novel Pulse biopsy system
Ian Galloway – UK and Ireland Country Manager, NeoDynamics

14:00 – 15:00

Proffered papers 3

Chair: Ms Patsy Whelehan, Symposium Mammographicum Organising Committee

Smoking is an independent negative predictor of mammography attendance in women eligible for breast screeningPatricia Fitzpatrick, University College Dublin
Incorporating adult learning theory into interventions to reduce recall rate in Breast ScreeningShazia Khan, Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Male breast ultrasound: 2019 audit resultsSusan Williams, The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust
Is there a role for advanced practitioners to deliver biopsy results within breast screening?Joleen Kirsty Eden, East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust

15:00 – 15:20

Comfort break

15:20 – 16:50

AI and perception: Informing practice – physics session

Chair: Professor Mark Halling-Brown,Symposium Mammographicum Organising Committee

Visual adaptation and the perception of medical imagesProfessor Michael Webster, Foundation Professor of Psychology, University of Nevada, USA
How to assess AI for screening – Professor Nico Karssemeijer, Founder of ScreenPoint and Professor of Radiology, Radboud University, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Evaluation processes for AIProfessor Ken Young, Head of Research (NCCPM)
Developing AI for breast density, risk assessment and generalisability of models Dr Lucy Warren, Clinical Scientist, Royal Surrey NHS Foundation Trust
How might technology lead to quality improvements in the serviceDr Melissa Hill, Consultant Imaging Scientist, Volpara Solutions Ltd
Panel discussion

16:50 – 17:00

Comfort break

17:00 – 17:35

Closing plenary

Chair: Dr Michael Michell, President, Symposium Mammographicum

Sir John Stebbings Lecture: Visual adaptation and perceptual experienceProfessor Michael Webster, Foundation Professor of Psychology, University of Nevada, USA
Prize givingDr Michael Michell, President
Closing remarks