BASL Winter Meeting 2018

08.30-09.00     Registration

 

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

 

-How to extend the donor pool? (X. Rogiers; UZ Ghent)

 

-Viability assessment during liver graft preservation – dream or reality? (Ina Jochmans, UZ Leuven)

 

-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)

 

    6-8 cases (selected by the Steering committee)

 

 

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)

 

-Reactivation of hepatitis B/C receiving chemotherapy or immunosuppressive therapy (Prof Thomas Berg, Germany)

 

-Hepatitis B and pregnancy/IVF/breast feeding (Thomas Van Wolleghem, UZA)

 

-Future treatment options for hepatitis B (Prof J Petersen, Hamburg, Germany)

 

15.30-1645       Session 4:  HEPATOLOGY UPDATE  (Moderators : C Moreno, A Geerts)

 

-ACLF: Is it clinically relevant? (J. Trebicka, Bonn, Germany)

 

-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

 

            9:00-10:30 Session 1: Moderators TBC

 

    -Pathophysiology of PBC/PSC: Ulrich Beuers (Amsterdam)

               -IgG4 cholangitis: Mina Komuta (UCL)

               -Management of extrahepatic complications of cholestatic liver diseases: Isabelle Colle/Hendrick Reynaert (Aalst)

 

          10:30-11:00: Coffe break

 

          11:00-12:30 Session 2: Moderators TBC

 

              -Management of pruritus speaker TBC

              -Endoscopic treatment of PSC Prof Van der Merwe (Leuven)

              -Treatment of refractory PBC Gideon M Hirschfield (Birmingham)

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

Address

AuditoRium4 - Communicatiecampus (gebouw 485)
Sint-Denijslaan 485
9000 Gent
Belgium
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