Program



 

Friday

8.00-8.30

Registration

8.30-9.00

Opening

Upper GI

Moderators: Tomica Milosavljevic, Peter Siersema, Jeanin van Hooft

9.00-9.20

Endoscopic Management of Barrett’s Esophagus

Helmut Neumann

9.20-9.40

Endoscopic Evaluation and Management of Precancerous Lesions in the Stomach (MAPS)

Thierry Ponchon

9.40-10.00

Diagnosis and Management of Non-Variceal Upper GI Bleeding

Ian M. Gralnek

10.00-10.20

Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection in the Upper GI Tract

Peter Draganov

10.20-10.30

Panel Discussion

 

10.30-11.00

Coffee break

Lower GI

Moderators: Klaus Moenkemueller, Zoran Krivokapic, Milan Stefanovic,

11.00-11.20

Optimizing Bowel Prep for Colonoscopy in 2018

Peter Siersema

11.20-11.40

Polypectomy and Endoscopic Mucosal resection (EMR) – Tips and Tricks

Ivan Jovanovic

11.40-12.00

Residual adenomatous tissue following colorectal EMR: how to avoid, how to detect, and how to treat

Konstatinos Triantafyllou

12.00-12.20

Managing serrated colorectal lesions – What are current recommendations?

Ana Ignjatovic Wilson

12.20-12.40

Post-polypectomy surveillance strategies – Can guidelines guide us?

Marcel Tantau

12.40-13.00

Panel Discussion

 

13.00-14.00

Lunch

IBD

Moderators: Dino Tarabar, Helmut Neumann, Konstatinos Triantafyllou

14.00-14.20

Endoscopic Disease Activity in IBD – Why to Measure? How to Measure?

Ian Gralnek

14.20-14.40

Early Detection of Neoplasia in IBD – How to Improve Your Endoscopic Detection and Surveillance

Helmut Neumann

14.40-15.00

Endoscopic Therapy in IBD Patient

Ana Ignjatovic Wilson

15.00-15.20

What’s Best for the Small Bowel? Capsule vs. Deep Enteroscopy  

Klaus Moenkemueller

15.20-15.30

Discussion

15.30-16.00

Coffee break

Hepato-Biliary Endoscopy

Moderators: Marcel Tantau, Aleksandra Pavlovic Markovic, Thierry Ponchon

16.00-16.20

Pancreatic Cysts – Role of EUS in 2018

Nadan Rustemovic

16.20-16.40

Optimal approach to the indeterminate biliary stricture

Peter Draganov

16.40-17.00

The role of endoscopy in preoperative biliary drainage in patients with resectable pancreaticobiliary malignancies

Tibor Gyokeres

17.00-17.20

Biliary stenting: When? What to use? Patient outcomes?

Jeanin van Hooft

17.20-17.30

Discussion and End of Day #1

 
 

Saturday

8.00-8.30

Breakfast with experts

8.30-9.00

Upper GI

Moderators:

9.00-9.20

Endoscopy live

9.20-9.40

9.40-10.00

10.00-10.20

10.20-10.30

10.30-11.00

Coffee break

Lower GI

Moderators:

11.00-11.20

Endoscopy live

11.20-11.40

11.40-12.00

12.00-12.20

12.20-12.40

12.40-13.00

13.00-14.00

Lunch

IBD

Moderators:

14.00-14.20

Endoscopy live

14.20-14.40

14.40-15.00

15.00-15.20

15.20-15.30

15.30-16.00

16.00-16.20

Free time

16.20-16.40

16.40-17.00

17.00-17.20

17.20-17.30

 

Sunday

8.00-8.30

Breakfast with experts

8.30-9.00

Upper GI

Covering Topics NOT Covered in the Guidelines!

Moderators: Radoje Doder, Nadan Rustemovic, Peter Draganov

9.00-9.20

Hot topics in pediatric endoscopy

Mirjana Stojsic

9.20-9.40

Achalasia: is it prime time for POEM?

Marcel Tantau

9.40-10.00

Avoiding common mistakes in the management of biliary obstruction

Milutin Bulajic

10.00-10.20

ERCP in the “complicated” patient

Tibor Gyokeres

10.20-10.30

Measuring competency in endoscopy-where are we in 2018? Where do we need to go?

Jeanin van Hooft

10.30-11.00

Coffee break

Lower GI

Endoscopic Potpourri

Moderators: Ian Gralnek, Thierry Ponchon, Ivan Jovanovic

11.00-11.20

Diagnosis and management of iatrogenic endoscopic perforations

Klaus Moenkemueller

11.20-11.40

Endoscopy in patients taking anticoagulant/antiplatelet therapy including DOAC/NOAC

Peter Siersema

11.40-12.00

Emergency endoscopy at 2am…Can You Sleep or Do You Need to Go In?

Thierry Ponchon

12.00-12.20

The Emerging Role of Bariatric Endoscopy – Who? What? When? (tandem talk)

Konstatinos Triantafyllou

Milos Bjelovic

12.20-12.40

Closing remarks

Ian M. Gralnek

Thierry Ponchon

Ivan Jovanovic

12.40-13.00

13.00-14.00

Lunch