4th ECCO Ultrasound Workshop

Feb 16, 2017
EduCom in collaboration with ESGAR and EFSUMBESGAR-Logo-RGBEFSUMB
Target audience
Physicians with routine experience in intestinal ultrasound (IUS) and participants of the intestinal ultrasound programme.
Online registration (max. 50 participants including 15 from IUS programme)
ECCO Membership
Regular/Y-ECCO Membership 2017 (register/renew now!) or ESGAR Membership
Registration fee
EUR 80 (half price for Y-ECCO, Affiliate and IBD Nurse Members) - incl. 21% Spanish VAT
cme accreditation
3 CME credits will be accredited
Note: Please register in advance, no onsite registration possible (registration deadline: February 1, 2017). The number of participants is limited (max. 50 participants). Registration will be on a first come, first served basis.
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Final programme

4th ECCO Ultrasound Workshop

Room 122+123, Level 1

  • 07:30-07:45 1: Welcome & Introduction
    Julián Panés, Barcelona, Spain
    07:45-10:15 Session 1
    Gerhard Rogler, Zurich, Switzerland
    Christian Maaser, Lueneburg, Germany
    Andrea Laghi, Rome, Italy
    2: Lecture: Ultrasound findings in Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis: Active vs. Chronic
    Christian Maaser, Lueneburg, Germany
    08:00-09:00   3: Part 1. Interactive video presentation of ultrasound cases of IBD: active or inactive?
    Anil K Asthana, Melbourne, Australia
    09:00-09:15   4: Lecture: Mural and extramural complications in Crohn's Disease
    Torsten Kucharzik, Lueneburg, Germany
    09:15-10:15   5: Part 2. Interactive video presentation of ultrasound cases of IBD: Mural and extramural complications of Crohn's Disease
    Kerry Novak, Calgary, Canada
    10:15-10:30 Coffee break
    10:30-12:00 Session 2
    Emma Calabrese, Rome, Italy
    Torsten Kucharzik, Lueneburg, Germany
    Jordi Rimola, Barcelona, Spain

    6: Lecture: Role of bowel ultrasound in the postoperative Crohn's Disease
    Giovanni Maconi, Milan, Italy

    7: Lecture: The role of contrast enhanced ultrasound and sonoelastography in IBD
    Odd Helge Gilja, Bergen, Norway

    8: Part 3. Interactive video presentation of ultrasound cases of IBD: postoperative Crohn's Disease
    Stephan Vavricka, Zurich, Switzerland
    12:00-12:25 9: Post-course test
    12:25-12:30 10: Final Remarks
    Giovanni Maconi, Milan, Italy