BASL Winter Meeting 2018

Program Liver course 2018 (Friday December 7)

08.30-09.00    Registration

09.00-10.30    Session 1 : LIVER TRANSPLANTATION (Moderators : F. Nevens, P Starkel)

  1. How to extend the donor pool?
    X. Rogiers; UZ Ghent
     
  2. Viability assessment during liver graft preservation – dream or reality?
    Ina Jochmans, UZ Leuven
     
  3. How to treat biliary strictures post liver transplantation? Pro- con debat (surgeon versus endoscopist)
    E Boleslawski, Lille and Pierre Deprez, UCL


10.30-11.00    COFFEE BREAK

11.00-12.30    Session 2: NON-INTERACTIVE DISCUSSION OF CLINICAL CASES (Moderators:  Jean Delwaide, C Van Steenkiste)

  1. Caseating hepatic granulomas ; About a complete response to corticosteroids
    El Hamdi Mohamed, Moreno C, Antonella P, Gustot T, Couturier B (Erasme Hospital, Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB), Brussels)
     
  2. A biliary cast syndrome mimicking intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma.
    William Soub Defeu, Mohamed El Koulali, Mostafa Ibrahim, Nathalie Boon, Thierry Gustot, Christophe Moreno, Delphine Degré, Martina Pezzulo, Valerio Lucidi, Olivier le Moine, Jacques Devière, Arnaud Lemmers
    (Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatopancreatology and Digestive Oncology. Erasme Hospital, Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB), Brussels, Department of Radiology, Erasme Hospital, Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB), Brussels,Department of Abdominal Surgery, Erasme Hospital, Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB), Brussels)
     
  3. Paraneoplastic cholestatic hepatitis as a first sign of Hodgkin lymphoma.
    H. Dedecker, T. Vandamme, T. Vanwolleghem, P. Michielsen, S. Francque, L. Vonghia
    (Universitair Ziekenhuis Antwerpen, Edegem, Gastro-enterology and hepatology, Laboratory of Experimental Medicine and Pediatrics, University of Antwerp, Antwerp)
     
  4. A heavy hemodialysis session.
    B. Geerinckx, R. Hellemans, A. Van Craenenbroeck, L. De Waele, J. Kerstens, B. Bracke, P. Michielsen, T. Vanwolleghem
    (Department of Nephrology, University Hospital of Antwerp, Department of Neurology, University Hospital of Antwerp, Department of Hepatobiliary Surgery, University Hospital of Antwerp, Department of Gastro-enterology and Hepatology, University Hospital of Antwerp, Antwerp)
     
  5. Leaky gut!
    G. Cornelis, X. Verhelst, A. Geerts , P. Vanlangenhove, L. Defreyne, C. Snauwaert, H. Orlent, H. Van Vlierberghe
    (Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology Ghent Universital Hospital, Ghent, Department of interventional radiology, Ghent Universital Hospital,Ghent, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology AZ Sint Jan Brugge)
     
  6. Too much bariatric surgery.
    S Lefere, X. Verhelst, Y. Van Nieuwenhove, A. Vanlander, X. Rogiers, A. Hoorens, H. Van Vlierberghe, A. Geerts
    (Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Department of Hepatobiliary and Gastrointestinal Surgery, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent,)
     
  7. Is there a role for debulking/PIPAC in the treatment of peritoneal carcinomatosis of HCC?
    Yves-Paul Vandewynckel, Wouter Willaert, Xavier Verhelst, Aude Vanlander, Xavier Rogiers, K De Man, W Ceelen, Anja Geerts, Hans Van Vlierberghe
    (Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Department of Hepatobiliary and Gastrointestinal Surgery, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, )
     
  8. Silent Icterus in an oncological setting: Stauffer syndrome or not?
    Filip Couturier, Luisa Vonghia, Peter Michielsen, Geert Roeyen, Thierry Chappelle Sven Franque, Marika Rasschaert, Thomas Vanwolleghem.
    (Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Antwerp University Hospital, Department of Hepatobiliary Surgery, Antwerp University Hospital, Department of Oncology, University Hospital of Antwerp, Antwerp)

 

12:30-12:50    Presentations BASL YOUNG INVESTIGATORS AWARD LAUREATES 2018 and short presentation by 2017 Laureates     

12.50-13.00    MSD Awards 2018: Best clinical and basic publication 2017

13.00-14.00    LUNCH

14.00-15.30    Session 3 : VIRAL HEPATITIS (Moderators: JP Mulkay,  T Van Wolleghem)

  1. Reactivation of hepatitis B/C receiving chemotherapy or immunosuppressive therapy
    Prof Thomas Berg, Germany
     
  2. Hepatitis B and pregnancy/IVF/breast feeding
    Thomas Van Wolleghem, UZA
     
  3. Future treatment options for hepatitis B
    Prof J Petersen, Hamburg, Germany


15.30-16.45    Session 4:  HEPATOLOGY UPDATE  (Moderators : C Moreno, A Geerts)

  1. ACLF: Is it clinically relevant?
    J. Trebicka, Bonn, Germany
     
  2. Refractory ascites: new treatment options?
    W Laleman, Leuven

16:45    CONCLUSIONS & FAREWELL
 


 

Program Liver course 2018 (Saturday December 8) :  Cholestatic liver diseases

08.30-09.00    Registration

09:30-10.30    Session 1: Moderators Antonella Putignano - Hendrik Reynaert

  1. Rare genetic diseases
    prof. Peter Witters (KULeuven)
     
  2. IgG4 cholangitis 
    prof. Louis Libbrecht (UCL) 
     
  3. Pruritis and Management of extrahepatic complications of cholestatic liver diseases
    dr. Sofie Decock  (AZ Sint-Lucas Brugge) 

10:30-11:00    Coffee break

11.00-12.30    Session 2: Moderators: Sander Lefere – Prof. Deltenre

  1. Pathophysiology of PBC/PSC
    Palak Trivedi (University of Birmingham)
     
  2. Endoscopic treatment of PSC
    dr. Arnaud Lemmers (ULB - Erasme)
     
  3. Treatment of refractory PBC
    prof. Pietro Invernizzi (University of Milan-Bicocca)

 

12.30-12.35    Closing of meeting (Prof. Inge Mannaerts - VUB)

Fri, 2018-12-07 (All day) to Sat, 2018-12-08 (All day)

Address

AuditoRium4 - Communicatiecampus (gebouw 485)
Sint-Denijslaan 485
9000 Gent
Belgium
BE
Registration info: 

Are you coming by train? FREE SHUTLLE

We provide a shuttle service every 15 minutes Friday and Saturday between 7.30 a.m. and 9 a.m.

The shuttle bus is located at the Hotel Trianon (Sint-Denijslaan 203) . 

You leave the station at the back towards direction “Voskenslaan” and look forward to a shuttle bus with the logo of the BASL. After the event we will provide transport back to the station Friday between 16.30 p.m. and 18.00 p.m. and Saturday between  12 and 13.30 p.m.​