Scientific program

HANDS-ON TRAINING

Wednesday, 7th

EURO EUS CONFERENCE

Thursday, 8th

Friday, 9th

Wednesday, 7th - HANDS-ON TRAINING

5/6 fully equipped EUS Stations will be available and run under tutoring of the Endo B/P & EUS Team of San Raffaele Hospital
The hands-on activity will cover all the topics of diagnostic and therapeutic echoendoscopy. Different set of animal models provided by Endosim Company will allow partecipants to perform an extensive hands-on training program on:

Gastric submucosal mass evaluation and diagnosis: EUS-core biopsy, Pancreatic Cyst FNA, FNA of solid lesions: pancreatic mass, liver mass and lymph node, Injection Therapy: Celiac neurolysis and EUS-guided embolization, Pancreatic pseudocyst drainage: plastic stents, Pancreatic pseudocyst drainage: Axios, Accessory imaging devices, Mini-probe EUS, OFDI, nCLE, EUS-guided biliary access

All the different kind of EUS devices will be used

08:30 - 12:30 Morning session
14:00 - 18:00 Afternoon session

Thursday, 8th - CONFERENCE

08:00 Registration
08:30 The Presidents’ Welcome E. Santo, P. G. Arcidiacono, J. Iglesias Garcia The Course Coordinator welcome and communications
K. Oppong
08:40 Lecture:

PANCREATIC CYSTIC NEOPLASMS 2018 ➜ THE GUIDELINE OF THE GUIDELINES?

E. Buscarini
09:00

LIVE DEMO (Italy + Hyderabad)

10:30 Coffee Break
11:00 Lecture:

THE IPMN ➜ PDAC SEQUENCE. PANCREATIC CANCER SCREENING: LESSONS TO BE LEARNED

J. Farrell
11:20

LIVE DEMO (Italy + Hyderabad)

13:00 Lunch
 
13:40 Lecture:

ESGE AND EUS: THE ROLE OF EUROPEAN SOCIETY IN THE DIFFUSION, TEACHING, TRAINING OF EUS ALLOVER EUROPE. IS IT ENOUGH?

T. Ponchon
14:00

LIVE DEMO (Italy + USA)

16:00 PANCREATIC CYST DIAGNOSIS: WHAT DO WE NEED? ROLE OF IMAGING:
  1. Introduction L. Frulloni
  2. MRI / CT M. D’Onofrio
  3. Role of EUS A. Soweid
  4. Take home message L. Frulloni
16:30 EUS New Frontiers in the era of personalized medicine (Part I)
Lecture:

CONTRAST ENHANCED ENDOSCOPIC ULTRASOUND: FROM IMAGING TO ANGIOGENESIS

C. Dietrich
16:50 Lecture:

HOW NEW TECHNOLOGIES COULD IMPACT ON RADIOLOGY DIAGNOSIS OF PANCREATIC LESIONS: FUTURE PERSPECTIVES

A. Laghi
17:10 ORAL PRESENTATIONS (3 best)
  End of the day

Friday, 9th - CONFERENCE

08:30 Lecture:

THE “GOOD PANCREATIC CYST IS A RESECTED CYST” ➜ IS UPFRONT SURGERY THE BEST AND MOST COST EFFECTIVE STRATEGY FOR PANCREATIC CYSTIC TUMORS?

M. Del Chiaro
08:50 Lecture:

WHICH IS THE COST-EFFECTIVE FOLLOW UP STRATEGY?

S. Crippa
09:10

LIVE DEMO (Italy + Hyderabad)

11:00 Coffee Break
11:30

LIVE DEMO (Italy + Hyderabad)

13:15 Lunch
 
14:00

LIVE DEMO (Italy + USA)

16:00 EUS New Frontiers in the era of personalized medicine (Part II)
Lecture:

EUS-FNA ➜ A GLIMPSE INTO THE FUTURE

A. Saftoiu
16:20 Lecture:

HOW CAN WE IMPROVE THE DIAGNOSIS IN 2018? THE PATHOLOGIST’S PERSPECTIVE

C. Doglioni
16:40 Lecture:

PANCREATIC CYSTS 2018 ➜ THE FINAL CUT (TAKE HOME MESSAGE)

G. Capurso
  Farewell and SAVE THE DATE EURO-EUS 2019