XIV Balkan Congress of



October 13-15, 2016

Porto Palace Hotel - Thessaloniki

Friday, October 14, 2016 at Hall A (Crystal)


Siemens Satellite Symposium

New Applications in MRI
Koumerkeridis George (GR)
Application Specialist Siemens Healthineers. Ph.D

MRI of Breast. Current role and future perspectives
Roussakis Arkadios (GR)
Director of CT/MR department of Hygeia & Mitera Clinic

Saturday, October 15 2016 at Hall A (Crystal)


Philips Satellite Symposium
Title: Latest Techniques in Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Central Nervous System

New technologies and products
Benekos O.(GR)
Clinical Applications Specialist, Philips Greece

Advanced techniques in CNS: optimization and quantitative analysis
Karavassilis E. (GR)
Medical Physicist - Research Associate, Research Unit of Radiology and Medical Imaging, Un. Of Athens

Welcome Address

We are very pleased to announce that the 14th Balkan Congress of Radiology will be held in Thessaloniki, Greece, on October 13th – 15th, 2016.

The Congress is organized by the Balkan Society of Radiology (BSR).

An ESOR Visiting Professorship Program is organized the first day of the Congress. It is funded by the European Society of Radiology (ESR) within the framework of the ESR Support Initiative.

This event will give a unique opportunity to all participants to update knowledge on important Radiological topics. Radiologists, Medical doctors of different specialties and professionals of other Sciences including Radiologists technologists, and others, can all take part in this Congress and offer their experience and expertise, sharing difficulties and exchanging knowledge. Experts will discuss the key topics in plenary sessions, lectures and workshops. Also, sessions of oral and e-poster presentations will be included. Renowned radiologists not only from the Balkan area, but from the rest of Europe as well, will honor the congress.

We hope that you will enjoy the event and that your interaction with your colleagues from many different countries will stimulate a creative exchange of ideas and will be personally rewarding.

Thessaloniki is a city of an uninterrupted 2300 year long history - a melting pot of cultures. A city to relax and have fun. A city of cordial meetings and fruitful events.

We warmly welcome you to beautiful Thessaloniki and we invite you to become one of the outstanding members of our friendly team in this engaging Congress.


Panos Prassopoulos
Professor of Radiology
President of the Balkan Society of Radiology (BSR)
President of BCR 2016


Stavros Efremidis
Emeritus Professor of Radiology
Co-President of BCR 2016

Important Dates

July 31st, 2016

Deadline for Early Registration Fees

July 10th, 2016

Deadline for Abstract Submission

July 25th, 2016

Notification for Abstract Acceptance

Invited Faculty

Meet the BCR2016 Invited Faculty!

Find out more about our distinguished Invited Faculty.

BCR2016 Program

BCR2016 Book of Abstracts

Congress Poster