1st ECCO-ESGAR Basic Imaging Workshop

DATE March 6-7, 2019

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TIME Wednesday, March 6 from 14:30 to 19:00
Thursday, March 7 from 07:30 to 12:00
ORGANISATION EduCom in collaboration with ESGAR
TARGET AUDIENCE Physicians, Radiologists, Surgeons, Paediatricians 
REGISTRATION Register online!
ECCO MEMBERSHIP Regular/Y-ECCO/IBD nurse/Affiliate member or ESGAR member
REGISTRATION FEE          EUR 80.- incl. 25% Danish VAT
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CME ACCREDITATION      7 CME credits

  • 1st ECCO-ESGAR Basic Imaging Workshop
    (As of November 2018)
    14:30-14:45 1: Day 1. Welcome and pre-course test
    Marietta Iacucci, Birmingham, United Kingdom
    James Lindsay, London, United Kingdom

    14:45-16:30 Session 1: Endoscopy - Endoscopic assessment and scoring systems in IBD "The simpler the better"
    Krisztina Gecse, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Marietta Iacucci, Birmingham, United Kingdom
    14:45-15:05 2a: Presentation: Endoscopic scoring systems in IBD: When and How can I EXIT?
    Raf Bisschops, Leuven, Belgium 
      15:05-15:20 2b: Video case: Endoscopic scoring systems in IBD: When and How can I EXIT?
    Krisztina Gecse, Amsterdam, The Netherlands 
      15:20-15:45 2c: Panel discussion: Endoscopic scoring systems in IBD: When and How can I EXIT?
    Filip Baert, Roeselare, Belgium
    Raf Bisschops, Leuven, Belgium
    James East, Oxford, United Kingdom
    Marietta Iacucci, Birmingham, United Kingdom
    Taku Kobayashi, Tokyo, Japan

    Matt Rutter, North Tees, United Kingdom
    15:45-16:05  3a: Presentation: How to write a great IBD endoscopy report?
    Matt Rutter, North Tees, United Kingdom  
      16:05-16:30 3b: Panel discussion: How to write a great IBD endoscopy report?
    Filip Baert, Roeselare, Belgium
    Raf Bisschops, Leuven, Belgium
    James East, Oxford, United Kingdom
    Marietta Iacucci, Birmingham, United Kingdom
    Taku Kobayashi, Tokyo, Japan
    Matt Rutter, North Tees, United Kingdom
    16:30-17:00 Coffee break
    17:00-18:30 Session 2: Endoscopy - Surveillance and dysplasia management in IBD
    Matt Rutter, North Tees, United Kingdom
    Raf Bisschops, Leuven, Belgium 
      17:00-17:20 4a: Presentation: Surveillance colonoscopy and dysplasia characterization: How do I do and manage it?
    James East, Oxford, United Kingdom
    Marietta Iacucci, Birmingham, United Kingdom
      17:20-17:35 4b: Video case: Surveillance colonoscopy and dysplasia characterization: How do I do and manage it?
    Federica Furfaro, Milan, Italy
    Paulo Kotze, Curitiba, Brazil
      17:35-18:00 4c: Panel discussion: Surveillance colonoscopy and dysplasia characterization: How do I do and manage it?
    Raf Bisschops, Leuven, Belgium
    James East, Oxford, United Kingdom
    Marietta Iacucci, Birmingham, United Kingdom
    Taku Kobayashi, Tokyo, Japan
    Matt Rutter, North Tees, United Kingdom
    Henit Yanai, Petah Tikva, Israel
      18:00-18:30 5: Small bowel Crohn's Disease - is MRE enough? Do we still need Enteroscopy?
    Taku Kobayashi, Tokyo, Japan

    18:30-19:00 6: Day 1: Post-course test and Closing remarks
    Marietta Iacucci, Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • 1st ECCO-ESGAR Basic Imaging Workshop
    (As of November 2018)
    07:30-07:40
    7: Day 2: Welcome & Introduction
    Andrea Laghi, Rome, Italy
    Giovanni Maconi, Milan, Italy
    07:40-08:30 Session 3: Ultrasound and MRI - Introductory Lectures
      07:40-08:05 8: Intestinal Ultrasound
    Christian Maaser, Lüneburg, Germany 
    08:05-08:30 9: Entero-MRI
    Jordi Rimola, Barcelona, Spain
    08:30-11:30 Session 4: Ultrasound and MRI - Hands-on bowel ultrasonography and interactive discussion on Ultrasound MRI workstations
      08:30-11:30 10: Management of suspected IBD
    Torsten Kucharzik, Lüneburg, Germany
    Francesca Maccioni, Rome, Italy
    11: Assessment of Crohn’s Disease activity
    Pasquale Paolantonio, Rome, Italy
    Stephan Vavricka, Zurich, Switzerland

    12: Intestinal complications of Crohn’s Disease
    Arun Gupta, London, United Kingdom
    Rune Wilkens, Copenhagen, Denmark

    13: Post-operative recurrence of Crohn’s Disease
    Christiana Bonifacio, Rozzano, Italy
    Britta Siegmund, Berlin, Germany

    14: Perianal Crohn's Disease
    Giovanni Maconi, Milan, Italy
    Jaap Stoker, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    15: Ulcerative Colitis
    Christian Maaser, Lüneberg, Germany
    Michael Torkzad, London, United Kingdom
    11:30-12:00 16: Post-course test and Closing remarks
    Andrea Laghi, Rome, Italy
    Giovanni Maconi, Milan, Italy