Kongres Bockus

Poland 2017 Meeting

Thursday, June 8, 2017

Scientific Program

Welcome from:
  • BISG President: Prof. Colm O’Morain (IRELAND)
  • Local Host: Prof. Jaroslaw Reguła (POLAND)
  • Scientific Program Director: Prof. Fernando Contreras (DOMINICAN REPUBLIC)
  • Prof. Andrzej Dąbrowski (POLAND)
  • Prof. Aliza Solomon (USA)
8:00 – 8:20 AM Pinpointing clinical phenotypes – Does the evidence support the use of a simple scoring system to define a milder bleeding phenotype in severe hemophilia A? Prof. Tom Humphries (USA)
8:20 – 8:40 AM Utility of thromboelastography in bleeding disorders. Prof. Alberto Santana (DOMINICAN REPUBLIC)
8:40 – 9:00 AM Gastroparesis: Continued challenges – new solutions. Prof. James Reynolds (USA)
9:00 – 9:20 AM Helicobacter pylori registry: Lessons from clinic practice on Hp eradication across Europe. Prof. Colm O’Morain (IRELAND)
9:20-9:40 AM GERD and PPIs in children: Business as usual or more than meets the eye. Prof. Tom Ciecierega (USA)
9:40-10:00 AM Hospital malnutrition and its cost. Prof.Khursheed Jeejeebhoy (CANADA)
10:00 – 10:30 AM BREAK
  • Prof. Grażyna Rydzewska (POLAND)
  • Prof. Colm O’Morain (IRELAND)
10:30 – 10:50 AM Endoscopic options in the treatment of morbid obesity. Prof. Nicole Peña (DOMINICAN REPUBLIC)
10:50 – 11:10 AM Minimization of post-ERCP pancreatitis. Prof. Michael Kochman (USA)
11:10 – 11:30 AM The AGA cyst management guidelines. Prof. James Scheiman (USA)
11:30 – 11:50 AM My experience with factitious disease. Prof. Steve Peikin (USA)
11:50 – 12:20 PM The Bockus Memorial Lecture: The Microbiota Revolution in health and GI diseases. Prof. Giovanni Gasbarrini (ITALY)

Friday, June 9, 2017

Suspendisse potenti.

  • Prof. Tomasz Mach (POLAND)
  • Prof. Jorge Prieto (USA)
8:00 – 8:20 AM Nasty parasites and endoscopy. Prof. Ricardo Morgenstern (USA)
8:20 – 8:40 AM Food-borne illness in the tropics. Prof. Miguel Contreras (Dominican Republic)
8:40 – 9:00 AM Alternating diarrhea and constipation. Prof. Vikas Khurana (USA)
9:00 – 9:20 AM Clostridium difficile colitis, presentation and treatment. Prof. Edouard de Mondesert (USA)
9:20 – 9:40 AM Accurate diagnosis phenotyping and risk stratification in IBD: Being sure and predicting the future. Prof. Robbyn Sockolow (USA)
9:40 – 10:00 AM A people-to-people gastroenterology delegation: A Tanzanian experience. Prof. Hugh Chaun (CANADA)
10:00 – 10:30 AM BREAK
  • Prof, Marek Hartleb (POLAND)
  • Prof. Fernando Contreras (DOMINICAN REPUBLIC)
10:30–10:50 AM Selected aspects of colorectal cancer screening. Prof. Jarosław Reguła (Poland)
10:50 – 11:10 AM Advances in high-risk colorectal cancer. Prof. Eric Goosenberg (USA)
11:10 – 11:30 AM Evidence-based interventional radiology: Approach to liver-dominant colorectal cancer metastasis. Prof. Louis Mauricio Morel (USA)
11:30 –11:50 AM Update on the treatment of hepatitis C. Prof. David Bernstein (USA)
11:50 – 12:10 PM NASH: Importance, assessment and therapy in 2017. Prof. Richard Sterling (USA)
12:10 – 12:40 PM The Berk MEMORIAL LECTURE EMR and ESD in the colon – state of the art Prof. Massimo Conio (Italy)