WELCOME TO TNRD 2020
29th Year Annual Meeting of Turkish Society of Neuroradiology will be held at the Maslak Hilton Hotel in Istanbul between 14 - 16 February 2020. It is my privilege and honor to announce that Prof. Dr. Osman Kizilkilic was selected as the Congress President and Prof. Dr. Özlem Alkan was selected as the Congress Secretary for 29th Year Annual Meeting of Turkish Society of Neuroradiology in 2020.
We will be continuing the "TSNR meets.. program and sessions with neighboring Neuroradiological Societies and Chapters. This year, "Turkish Society of Neuroradiology meets Ukranain Chapter of Neuroradiology session will be held in collaboration with Ukranian colleagues.
Scientific abstracts will be published on the relevant issue of Neuroradiology, the official journal of the Turkish Society of Neuroradiology, which is indexed in SCI.
On behalf of the Executive Committee of the Turkish Society of Neuroradiology, I am looking forward to having your valuable contributions for a successful and fruitful annual meeting.
It will be our great pleasure and honor hosting you in Istanbul.
Prof. Dr. E. Turgut Tali
As the chairman of the 29th annual meeting of the Turkish Society of Neuroradiology (TNRD) on the main topics of Neuroradiology and Head and Neck radiology, which will be held at Maslak Hilton Hotel in Istanbul 14-16 February 2020, I am honored to invite all our colleagues who have devoted themselves to Neuroradiology and Head and Neck Radiology to our meeting.
We have set the main topic of this years meeting, which we have organized the scientific program in line with the feedback from you, as the "2020 update" on selected topics of Neuroradiology, Pediatric Neuroradiology, Interventional Neuroradiology and Head and Neck Radiology.
Participants of this years meeting include Prof. Dr. David M Yousem from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, a renowned neuroradiologist and the former president of the American Society of Neuroradiology (ASNR) and Prof. Dr. Bruno Policeni of the University of Iowa School of Medicine to talk on head and neck radiology and Prof. Dr. Andrea Rossi from University of Genoa, who is the secretary general of the European Society of Neuroradiology (ESNR) and an honorary member of our society and who was the Chairman of the Pediatric Neuroradiology Committee of ESNR, to talk on pediatric neuroradiology.
Our collageous fron Ukrain will be together with us. On behalf of Ukranian Society of Neuroradiology Dichko Natalia MD, Oksana Zemskova MD and Tetyana Yalynska MD will attend to our meeting as lecturer.
I would like to thank the annual meeting secretary Prof. Dr. Özlem Alkan and the members of the scientific committee Prof. Dr. Cem Çallı, Prof. Dr. Kader Karlı Oğuz, Prof. Dr. Yusuf Öner and Assoc. Prof. Dr. İrfan Çelebi for their intensive work in the preparation of the scientific program.
The first day of our three-day meeting will start simultaneously in two separate halls with our guest speakers consisting of distinguished members of the TNRD and the last two days of the meeting will continue in one hall and mainly with foreign guests. In addition, our industry stakeholders will share their technical innovations and developments through satellite symposiums and workshops.
Two different categories of papers will be accepted this year for the 29th Annual Meeting of TNRD. In the first category, which will be international, only papers in English language, oral presentation or electronic poster, will be evaluated and those accepted will be published in the related issue of the journal "Neuroradiology, the official organ of the TNRD and indexed in SCI. Acceptance of papers will only be made between September 17th and November 4th 2019, as to synchronize the publication process with the meeting. During this period, only papers submitted in English will be evaluated according to the rules specified on www.tnrd2020.org and papers submitted after November 4th 2019 will not be evaluated for publication. In the second category, which will be national, papers sent in Turkish until December 16th 2019 will be evaluated and those accepted will only be included in the meeting booklet electronically.
I would like to welcome all our colleagues and valuable industry representatives who are interested in Neuroradiology and Head and Neck Radiology, both in Turkey and abroad, for a successful annual meeting, and I wish to be with you at the 29th Annual Meeting of TNRD.
With my best regards.
Prof. Dr. Osman KIZILKILIÇ
Chairman of the 29th Annual Meeting