12th N-ECCO Network Meeting

Feb 15, 2018
Target audience 
IBD nurses - advanced level
Register now!
ECCO Membership
IBD nurse Membership 2018 - register/renew now!
Registration fee
EUR 25 - incl. 20% Austrian VAT
Note: Please register in advance, no onsite registration possible (registration deadline: January 31, 2018). The number of participants is limited. Registration will be on a first come, first served basis.
Please contact the ECCO Office in case of questions at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

12th N-ECCO Network Meeting
(as of January 2018)

  • 09:00-09:15 1: Welcome & Introduction
    Palle Bager, Aarhus, Denmark
    09:15-10:30 Session 1: Hot topics IBD nursing 
    Kay Greveson, London, United Kingdom
    Rita Lindenthaler, Schwarzach, Austria
      09:15–10:00 2: Demonstrating the value of the IBD nursecircled information source
    Isobel Mason, London, United Kingdom

      10:00–10:30 3: Sexual Dysfunction in IBDcircled information source  
    Konstantinos Katsanos, Ioannina, Greece

    10:30-11:00 Coffee break
    11:00-12:30 Session 2: From bench to bedside - practical IBD 
    Usha Chauhan, Hamilton, Canada
    Tobias Kasa, Vienna, Austria
      11:00–11:30 4: Iron-deficiency, anaemia and fatiguecircled information source  
    Palle Bager, Aarhus, Denmark

      11:30-12:00 5: Interpreting blood results (TGN, IGRA, TNF levels abnormal LFT, importance of TDM)circled information source  
    Peter Irving, London, United Kingdom

      12:00-12:30 6: IBD and Elderlycircled information source  
    Nienke Ipenburg, Leiden, The Netherlands

    12:30-14:00 Lunch break
    12:45-13:45 Industry sponsored symposium
    14:00-14:45 Session 3: Abstracts 
    Susanna Jäghult, Stockholm, Sweden
    Rita Lindenthaler, Schwarzach, Austria
      14:00-14:15 7: NO001: Cognitive behavioural therapy for the management of Inflammatory Bowel Disease-fatigue: A pilot randomised controlled trial
    Micol Artom, London, United Kingdom
      14:15-14:30 8: NO002: The quality of care questionnaire - development of a valid measure for persons with Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    Katarina Pihl Lesnovska, Linköping, Sweden 
      14:30-14:45 9: NO003: Increasing research capacity of IBD nurses across Europe - a case study of Inflammatory Bowel Disease Fatigue (IBD-F) scale translation and validation
    Wladyslawa Czuber-Dochan, London, United Kingdom
    14:45-15:15 Coffee break
    15:15-16:30 Session 4: Debate Timing of surgery in Acute Severe Colitis: Save the colon or save the patient 
    Liesbeth Moortgat, Roeselare, Belgium
    Tobias Kasa, Vienna, Austria
      15:15–15:45 10: Save the patient - Medical treatmentscircled information source  
    Pieter Hindryckx, Ghent, Belgium

      15:45-16:15 11: Save the colon - Early surgerycircled information source
    Yves Panis, Clichy, France
      16:15-16:30 Q&A
    16:30-17:00 Closing remarks, N-ECCO in 2018 and beyond
    Palle Bager, Aarhus, Denmark
      Note: Register also for other Educational activities, such as the 3rd D-ECCO Workshop or the 5th N-ECCO Research Forum.
    Please note that a separate registration for these activities is needed.