1. The course was held at the Hotel Golden Park, Kolkata on 15-16 July, 2011.
  2. Registration was on first-come, first-serve basis.


    Day 1 – 15 July 2011    
Topic Speaker Start Time End Time Duration
Basics – I   9.00AM 10.30AM  
The adult chest radiograph Ravi Ramakantan 9.00AM 10.30AM 90 min
Break       20 min
Interstitial Lung Diseases   10.50AM 2.45PM  
HRCT techniques & principles Bhavin Jankharia 10.50AM 11.10AM 20 mins
Approach to interstitial lung diseases Bhavin Jankharia 11.10AM 12.30PM 80 mins
Quiz Bhavin Jankharia 12.30PM 1.00PM 30 mins
Lunch   1.00PM 2.00PM 60 mins
Mediastinum & Pleura   2.00PM 3.50PM  
Mediastinum Viral Parekh 2.00PM 2.45PM 45 mins
Pleura Anup Sadhu 2.45PM 3.30PM 45 mins
Break       20 mins
Airways   3.50PM 4.30PM  
Small and large airways Bhavin Jankharia 3.50PM 4.30PM 40 mins
Intervention   4.30PM 6.00PM  
Bronchial artery embolization Ravi Ramakantan 4.30PM 5.15PM 45 mins
CT-guided interventions Bhavin Jankharia 5.15PM 6.00PM 45 mins


    Day 2 – 16 July 2011    
Topic Speaker Start Time End Time Duration
Pediatric chest   9.00AM 10.50AM 90 mins
Pediatric and neonatal chest Ravi Ramakantan 9.00AM 10.30AM 20 mins
Break       20 mins
Lung Cancer, etc   10.50AM 12.45PM 40 mins
Solitary pulmonary nodule Bhavin Jankharia 10.50AM 11.30AM 45 mins
Lung cancer
Chaturbhuj Rajak
11.30AM 12.15PM 30 mins
PET/CT in the chest Bhavin Jankharia 12.15PM 12.45PM 30 mins
Lunch   12.45PM 1.45PM 60 mins
Miscellaneous   1.45PM 4.00PM  
Pulmonary vessels, hypertension and thrombo-embolism’ Bhavin Jankharia 1.45PM 2.30PM 45 mins
Ultrasound in the chest Pinak Pani Bhattacharya 2.30PM 3.00PM 30 mins
Break       20 mins
Chest radiograph in cardiac diseases – any role? Ravi Ramakantan 3.00PM 3.30PM 30 mins
Upper airways – trachea, etc. Bijon Kundu 3.30PM 4.00PM 30 mins