Cytology Masterclass with Prof. Dr. Erik Teske

In this Masterclass various aspects of cytology will be reviewed in a compact form. How does inflammation look? How do I recognize malignancy criteria? What are the cytological characteristics of the most common skin tumors? Is the enlarged lymph node reactive or are there indications of metastases? This cytology masterclass starts with lectures and will be followed by interactive cytology cases. You will be looking at cytology preparations in pairs of two. This highly rewarded masterclass will be held by prof. dr. E. Teske. Maximum 40 spots are available.


Wednesday April 15. Fokker Terminal The Hague.

Room: tba

tba: Introduction

tba: Coffee Break
tba: Microscopic session
tba: Discussion

Masterclass Abdominal Ultrasonography

by Kim van Schaik-Gerritsen, DVM, Dipl. ECVDI and Susanne Boroffka, DVM, PhD, Dipl. ECVDI

Would you like to take your ultrasonographic performance to the next level? Than this is your chance to gain more experience! Both, basic and advanced technologies will be covered in this full day masterclass session.


Biomedic offers a masterclass ‘Tips for abdominal ultrasonography: How to improve your skills’ in collaboration with boarded radiologists Kim van Schaik-Gerritsen, DVM, Dipl. ECVDI and Susanne Boroffka, DVM, PhD, Dipl. ECVDI. Designed for beginners, intermediate and advanced learners, this course provides a solid foundation for exploring and mastering the fundamentals of abdominal diagnostic ultrasound in dogs and cats. You will be taken to hands on sessions with didactic material in a friendly and engaging atmosphere to encourage your interaction. Our small group setting means you’ll receive hands-on scanning time with tailored instruction addressing your specific needs and goals.


  • Understanding of the machine and recognition of common ultrasonographic artefacts
  • Recognition of normal organ structures
  • Imaging the organs, including the more difficult organs (pancreas, adrenals, lymph nodes)
  • Learn pathology and differential diagnoses of ultrasonographic abnormalities

Number of participants: max 16 persons


Necessities: for the hands-on it is necessary that participants bring their own dog or cat or maybe patients, when owners are consent with the use of their animals.”


Wednesday April 15. Fokker Terminal The Hague.