SCIENTIFIC PROGRAMME

  GI FORUM 
09:30 – 09:45 Welcome & Introduction
Prof.  Serhat Bor
09:45 – 10:30 Optimizing Patient Outcomes in Crohn's Disease:  A Case Based Approach
Prof. Ala Sharara
10:30 – 11:00 Crohn's Disease 1st Line Biologic: Clinical Case Discussion
Prof. Philip Saniour 
11:00 – 11:15 Coffee Break
11:15 – 11:45 Crohn's Disease 1 AntiTNF Experienced Patients: Clinical Case Discussion
Prof. Jamilya Kaibullayeva 
11:45 – 13:30 Lunch
  TAKEDA SPONSORED SYMPOSIUM 
13:30 – 14:15 Optimizing Patient Outcomes in Ulcerative Colitis: A Case Based Approach
Prof. Aykut F. Çelik
14:15 – 14:45 Ulcerative Colitis:  Which biologic to use first Clinical Case Discussion
Prof. Turki Al Ameel 
14:45 - 15:00 Coffee Break
15:00 - 15:30  Ulcerative Colitis - AntiTNF Ineligible Patients: Clinical Case Discussion
Prof. Taylan Kav
15:30 - 16:00 AntiTNF Ineligible Patients in Crohn's Disease: Clinical Case Discussion
Prof. Aykut F. Çelik
16:15 - 17:15 First Head to Head Trial & Real World Data in IBD : Varsity Trial  & Victory Consortium
Prof. Murat Törüner & Prof. Yusuf Z. Erzin 
17:15 - 17:30  Summary & Close
 

EPHESUS HALL

TROY HALL 

ASPENDOS HALL 

BEYLERBEYI HALL 

08:30-10:10  Postgraduate course 1 Postgraduate course 2
Endoscopy video sessions
 
Hot Topics in Gastroenterology The Bugs Among Us: Microbiota in Health and Disease Coordinators: Seth Gross, Jonathan Leighton
Chair : Vivek Kaul 
All Things Esophagus and Stomach The Microbiome in Health and Disease

Ibrahim Mostafa
Klaus Mönkemüller
Bronte Holt

08:30-08:37        VP-4 GI BLEED DUE TO EROSION OF GASTRODUODENAL ARTERY IN A SEVEN YEAR OLD GIRL

08:37-08:40       Questions & Answers

 

08:40-08:47       VP-2 NEW SURGİCAL TECHNİQUE APPLİED İN MULTİPLE GİANT HEPATOLİTHİASİS PATİENTS: ULTRA-MİNİ PERCUTANEOUS HEPATOLİTHOTOMY FİRST 6 CASES

08:47-08:50       Questions & Answers

 

08:50-08:57       VP-7 ESOPHAGEAL PERFORATİON: A PİTCH FOR THE STİTCH, NO STENT FOR THE RENT

08:57-09:00       Questions & Answers

 

09:00-09:07       VP-6 MANAGEMENT OF FİSTULA BETWEEN NEO BLADDER & RECTUM BY ASD CLOSURE DEVİCE

09:07-09:10       Questions & Answers

 

09:10-09:17        VP-9 SUCCESSFUL CAP-ASSİSTED ENDOSCOPİC RESECTİON OF A LARGE BRUNNER'S GLAND HAMARTOMA CLOSED WİTH AN OVER-THE-SCOPE CLİP

09:17-09:20       Questions & Answers

 

09:20-09:27       VP-3 INTRAHEPATİC CHOLANGİOCARCİNOMA : PERCUTANEOUS HEPATOCHOLANGİOSCOPİC BİOPSY

09:27-09:30       Questions & Answers

 

09:30-09:37       VP-10 EUS-GUIDED CHOLEDOCHODUODENOSTOMY AND EUS-GUIDED GASTROJEJUNOSTOMY IN A PATIENT WITH COMBINED MALIGNANT BILIARY AND GASTRIC OUTLET OBSTRUCTION

09:37-09:40       Questions & Answers

 

09:40-09:47       VP-8 MANAGEMENT OF DUODENAL VARICES & PORTAL BILIOPATHY

09:47-09:50       Questions & Answers

 

09:50-09:57       VP-1 DIRECT IMAGE-GUIDED RETROPERITONEAL APPROACH AND TREATMENT TO THE PANCREAS USING NOTES AND ENDOSCOPIC ULTRASOUND (EUS).

09:57-10:00       Questions & Answers

 

10:00-10:07        VP-5 DRAİNAGE OF LİVER HYDATİD CYST BY ERCP

10:07-10:10        Questions & Answers


Chairs : Andre Smout , Leonid Lazebnik  Chairs : Francisco Guarner , Kadri Güven 
08:30-08:50 Eosinophilic Esophagitis From A to Z:  Diagnosis and Management
Andre Smout
The Microbiome and its Role in Health  
Eamonn Quigley
08:50-09:10  Refractory  GERD:  How Best to Manage?
Edoardo Savarino
The Role of Microbiota in Immunity and Inflammation
Giovanni Barbara
09:10-09:30  Lumps and Bumps in the Upper GI Tract:  Management of Incidental Subepithelial Masses
Bronte Holt
Gut Microbiota and Liver Diseases
Francisco Guarner
09:30-09:50  Atrophic Gastritis & Intestinal Metaplasia – Surveillance Strategies
Arnoldo Riquelme
Gut Microbiota and Obesity: Role in Etiology and Potential Therapeutic Target
Tarkan Karakan
09:50-10:10  Q&A Q&A
10:15-10:45 COFFEE BREAK 
10:45-12:10  Issues Involving the Small and Large Bowel The Microbiome: Treatment and Therapeutics
 
Chairs : Reza Malekzadeh , Ömer Özbakır Chairs : Eamonn Quigley , Dinç Dinçer 
10:45-11:05 Celiac Disease: From Aretaeus of Cappadocia to Present Time
Arzu Ensari 
The Multifaceted Role of the Intestinal Microbiota in CRC  
Marcellus Simadibrata
11:05-11:25 Chronic Constipation: Getting Things Moving with Novel Pharmacological Treatment
Henriette Heinrich
The Microbiota-Gut- Brain-Axis  
Jan Tack
11:25-11:45 Diverticular Disease of the Colon – Evolving Concepts in Classification, Presentation, and Management
Giovanni Barbara
Diet, Prebiotics and Probiotics Influence on Host Microbiota 
Eamonn Quigley
11:45-12:05 What is New in CRC Screening?
Thierry Ponchon
Current Status and Future Perspectives of FMT 
Christina M. Surawicz
12:05-12:15  Q&A WGO Guidelines on Prebiotics and Probiotics
Francisco Guarner
12:15-13:45 Lunch
13:45-15:30  Issues in Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Disorders Postgraduate Course 3 13:00-16:00
GI MOTILITY MADE EASY
Understand the Benefits of Motility Testing in a Practical Setting


•    Prof. Serhat Bor (Chair), EGE University Faculty of Medicine, Izmir, Turkey
•    Prof. Radu Tutuian, Bürgerspital Solothurn, Solothurn, Switzerland
•    Prof. Francois Mion, Hospices Civils de Lyon, Hôpital Edouard Herriot, Lyon, France
•    Dr. Mark Scott, Queen Mary University, London, UK

Register to the workshop please visit the registration page. 
Advances in GI Pharmacology 
GI Pharmacology in Clinical Practice 
Chairs : Mario Reis Alvares-da-Silva , Birol Özer  Chairs : Ala Sharara , Taylan Kav 
13:45-14:05 Understanding Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Yusuf Yılmaz
Drug Therapy in the Pregnant Patient
Marko Brinar
14:05-14:25  Looking to the Future:  New Concepts in Alcoholic Liver Disease
Mario Reis Alvares-da-Silva
The Approach to Drug Use in the Elderly 
Canan Uluoğlu
14:25-14:45  Cystic Lesions of the Pancreas:  Management Approaches
Bronte Holt
Biologics and Biosimilars in IBD: What, When and in Whom?
Ala Sharara 
14:45-15:05  Cholestatic Liver Disease: Differential Diagnosis, Pathogenesis and Treatment
Raul Andrade
Resistant HP: What Drugs Should I Use?
Henry Cohen
15:05-15:30  Q&A Q&A
15:30-16:00  COFFEE BREAK 
16:00-17:30  Hot Topics in Inflammatory Bowel Disease Pharmacologic Therapy: What´s New?    
Chairs : Ala Sharara , Yusuf Erzin  Chairs : Miguel Valdovinos , Aamir Ghafoor Khan
16:00-16:20  IBD: Global Epidemiology and Risk Factors
Ala Sharara
A Proactive Management Approach to IBS-C and CIC
Henriette Heinrich
16:20-16:40  When It Is Not IBD: Differential Diagnosis 
Minhu Chen
Shutting Down the Hydrogen Pumps:  What is New in Acid Inhibition?
Mark Fox
16:40-17:00  Therapeutic Drug Monitoring in IBD
Zeljko Krznaric
Keeping things moving: Prokinetics in GI diseases
Miguel Valdovinos
17:00-17:20  Dysplasia and CRC Surveillance:  Current Approaches
Desmond Leddin
Reducing the Fat:  New Drugs for NASH
Siavosh Nasseri-Moghaddam 
17:20-17:30  Q&A Q&A
 

EPHESUS HALL

TROY HALL 

ASPENDOS HALL 

CAPPADOCIA HALL

BEYLERBEYI HALL

08:00-08:45  Sunrise Session 1 Sunrise Session 2 Sunrise Session 3
Sunrise Session 11 Hands-on-Ultrasonography Course
Course directors: Dieter Nuernberg, Ioan Sporea
Doctor, Why Do I Leak? An Update on Fecal Incontinence Update on Hereditary CRC Management of Post Bariatric Surgery Complications Hepatitis D
Chair : Bület Baran Chair : Levent Erdem Chair : Yücel Üstündağ  Chair : Mesut Akarsu
08:00-08:35  Spekaer : Mark Scott  Speaker : Finlay Macrae Speaker : James Toouli Speaker : Cihan Yurdaydın
08:35-08:45  Q&A Q&A Q&A Q&A
08:45-09:30 Pro Con Session 1
Pro Con Session 2 Pro Con Session 3 Women in GI session 08:45-16:00
Basics and Introduction in Abdominal Ultrasound Examinations
To Eradicate or Not H.Pylori in All Patients    In Barrett's Disease: Should All Low Grade Dysplasia Patients Get Ablation Therapy?  The Use of  Biomarkers in IBS is Useful  Chairs : Naima Amrani, Maryam Al Khatry , Hale Akpınar  Moderation: Dieter Nuernberg, Ioan Sporea 
Chair : Arnoldo Riquelme Chair : Filiz Akyüz Chair : Uday Ghoshal
08:45-09:05 PRO : Xavier Calvet PRO : Lawrence Ho PRO : Dan Dumitrascu 08:45 -09:05 Career Opportunities for Women in GI
Guadalupe García Tsao
08:45-08:55   Introduction and Aims of the Course
Dieter Nuernberg       
09:05-09:25  CON:  Henry Cohen CON:  Prateek Sharma CON : Brian Lacy 09:05 - 09:25   Role of Women Mentors and How to Establish an Academic Career in GI
Carolina Ciacci
08:55-09:10 The View in the Body – Examination Technique and Sonoanatomy
Dieter Nuernberg 
09:25-09:30  FINAL COMMENTS OF THE MODERATOR AND Q&A FINAL COMMENTS OF THE MODERATOR AND Q&A FINAL COMMENTS OF THE MODERATOR AND Q&A 09:25 - 09:45 Do Women in GI Have the Same Opportunities in the East and West?
Nurdan Tözün
09:30-09:40 Presidential address
Serhat Bor
  09:10-09:25   Abdominal Vessels - Landmarks
Alina Popescu 
09:40-10:15  The Past, the Present and the Future of Liver Transplantion
09:45 - 10:05  Tips and Tricks for a Successful Career in GI : Pearls From an Expert 
Christina M. Surawicz
09:25-10:15 Training: Hands-on – focus abdominal vessels
Yusuf Erzin, Alina Popescu, Orhan Sezgin, Matthias Wüstner
Chairs : Cihan Yurdaydın, Fatih Hilmioğlu 10:05- 10:15 Q&A
09:40-10:10 Speaker : Mehmet Haberal  
10:10-10:15 Q&A
10:15-10:45 COFFEE BREAK 
10:45-12:05  Symposium 1 Symposium 2 Symposium 3 Symposium 16  Moderation: Alina Popescu, Matthias Wüstner
Advances in Hepatitis C  Gluten-related Disorders: Where Are We and Where Are We Going? Management of GERD and Its Complications: A Decade of Progress  Management of Crohn´s Disease
Chairs : Maryam Al Khatry , Sebahattin Kaymakoğlu  Chairs : Elena Verdu, Bülent Sivri  Chairs : Daniel Sifrim , Serhat Bor  Chairs : Rami Eliakim
10:45-11:05  Current Treatment of HCV 
Mario Reis Alvares-da-Silva
Clinical Manifestations and Diagnostic Criteria of Celiac Disease
Chris Mulder
Diagnosis of GERD: Symptoms, Endoscopy or Ambulatory Impedance-pH Monitoring 
Daniel Sifrim 
Optimizing the Efficacy of Current IBD Therapies
Gerhard Rogler
10:45-11:00   Examination of Liver
Ioan Sporea 
11:05-11:25  How to Promote Hep C Elimination? Real Life Experiences from a Western Country
Guilherme Macedo
Microbial Determinants of Gluten-related Disorders
Elena Verdu
Complications of GERD: Barrett's Esophagus, Strictures  and Cancer
Prateek Sharma
Endoscopic Management of Complications in Crohn´s Disease
Rami Eliakim
11:00 -11:15    Examination of Gall Bladder and Bile Duct
Alina Popescu  
11:25-11:45  The Day-after "Game Over": How to Follow Treated Patients?
Vasily A. Isakov 
Non Celiac Gluten Sensitivity: What is the Culprit?
Carolina Ciacci 
Difficult to Treat GERD:  When to Consider Medical Therapy vs Surgery 
Filiz Akyüz
PO Crohn´s Disease: Do All Patients Need Medications?
Simon Travis
11:15-12:15    Training: Hands-on – Focus Liver and Biliary System
Yusuf Erzin, Alina Popescu, Orhan Sezgin, Matthias Wüstner
11:45-11:55  WGO Guidelines on Hepatitis C
Gamal Esmat
WGO Guidelines on Celiac Disease
Carolina Olano
WGO Guidelines on GERD
Greger Lindberg
Q&A  
11:55-12:05  Q&A Q&A Q&A
12:15-13:00 

Setting priorities for Chronic Hepatitis B: Multidisiplinery case discussions
Cihan Yurdaydın, Hakan Şentürk, Rümeyza Kazancıoğlu, Oğuzhan Deyneli

Diagnosis and Management of Pancreatic Exocrine Insufficiency in 2019
Moderator : Müjde Soytürk
Matthias Löhr, Dilek  Oğuz 

   
13:00-13:45 Lunch / Poster Session
13:45-14:00          13:45-14:00   Room A     WGO Presidential Address Cihan Yurdaydın
13:55-14:30  Henry Bockus Lecture  Moderation: Dieter Nuernberg, Ioan Sporea 
The Evolution of Therapeutic Endoscopy: Where Have We Been? Where Are We Going? 14:15-14:30   Physics and Technical Basics
Dieter Nuernberg 
  Chair:  Cihan Yurdaydin 14:30-14:45   Examination of Pancreas 
Ioan Sporea 
13:55-14:25  Speaker : Richard Kozarek  14:45-15:00  Examination of (abdominal) Lymph Nodes 
Dieter Nuernberg
14:25-14:30  Q&A 15:00-15:15 Where to Check for Free Fluid and Gas? 
Alina Popescu 
14:30-15:50 Symposium 4  Symposium 5 Symposium 6 Symposium 28 15:15-15:40   Training: Hands-on – Focus Pancreas and FAST (for free fluid)
Yusuf Erzin, Alina Popescu, Orhan Sezgin, Matthias Wüstner
Prevention of Gastric Cancer Colorectal Cancer Screening: A Global Perspective Chronic Pancreatitis: Exploring the Hidden Hepatitis B
Chairs : Arnoldo Riquelme , Orhan Sezgin  Chairs : Carol Burke , Murat Saruç Chairs : Nevin Oruç , Dilek Oğuz Chairs : Kelly Burak , Fatih Beşışık
14:30-14:50  H. Pylori Eradication in 2019: How, When and With What
Jaw-Town Lin 
Global Epidemiology and Approach
Rodrigo Jover 
Chronic Pancreatitis: Etiology and Practice Essentials 
Nevin Oruç
Global Epidemiology
Saeed Hamid
15:40-15:50  First Look at Stomach and Bowel – Typical Positions - Live Demonstration
Matthias Wüstner
14:50-15:10  The Significance of OLGA and OLGIM Staging Systems in the Risk Assessment
Arnoldo Riquelme
CRC Screening in Regions with Limited Resources
Joseph Sung
Diagnosis of Early Chronic Pancreatitis
Mark Topazian
Chronic Hepatitis B: Who Should Be Treated and With What?
Kelly Burak
15:50-16:00   Closing Remarks & Certificates For the First Day
Ioan Sporea 
15:10-15:30  Proactive Strategies for Early Detection
Reza Malekzadeh
CRC Screening Beyond Colonoscopy
Carol Burke
Treatment of Pain in Chronic Pancreatitis
Vivek Kaul
HBV – Difficult Cases
Anca Trifan
 
15:30-15:40  WGO Guidelines on H. Pylori in Developing Countries 
David Armstrong
Q&A Q&A WGO Guidelines on Hepatitis B
Vasily A. Isakov 
15:40-15:50 Q&A Q&A
16:00-16:30  COFFEE BREAK 
16:30-18:00 Symposium 7 Symposium 8 Symposium 18 Symposium 30 16:30-18:00 Training: Individual Hands-on Training
Yusuf Erzin, Alina Popescu, Orhan Sezgin, Matthias Wüstner
How to Manage IBS WGO Session with Guidelines Launch The Real World of IBD : Dilemmas and Discussions NASH and NAFLD
Chairs : Douglas Drossman , Dan Dumitrascu Chairs : Greger Lindberg, Sedat Boyacıoğlu Chairs : Simon Travis , Atilla Ertan Chairs : Ali Canbay , Ramazan İdilman
16:30-16:50  Global Epidemiology and Etiology
Alexander Ford
WGO Programs (TTT, Training Centers) 
Naima Amrani 
Clinical Utility of Biomarkers in IBD
Zeljko Krznaric 
The Clinical Picture of NAFLD/NASH
Ali Canbay 
 
16:50-17:10  Biomarkers: How Accurate Are They?
Uday Ghoshal
WGO Guidelines
Greger Lindberg 
Challenging Cases in UC
Simon Travis
Mechanisms of Injury
Müjdat Zeybel 
17:10-17:30  New Pharmacotherapy for IBS 
Jan Tack
17:10-17:25
Guidelines Launch: Diet and the Gut
Govind Makharia 
Challenging Cases in Crohn´s Disease
Kai Chun Wu
Which Patients Should be Considered for Transplantation?
Patrizia Burra
17:25-17:40
Guidelines Launch:Tuberculosis
Mohamed Tahiri
17:30-17:50  Communication Strategies to Improve the Patient Provider Relationship
Douglas Drossman
17:40-17:55
Guidelines Launch: Strongiloidiasis
Paul Kelly
17:30-17:45
Q&A
17:30-17:40
WGO Guidelines on NASH and NAFLD
Saeed Hamid
17:50-18:00 Q&A 17:55-18:00
Q&A
17:40-17:50
Q&A
18:00-19:00 
Opening Ceremony
Cihan Yurdaydın,Serhat Bor 
 

EPHESUS HALL

TROY HALL 

ASPENDOS HALL 

CAPPADOCIA HALL

BEYLERBEYI HALL

08:00-08:45  Sunrise Session 4 Sunrise Session 5 Sunrise Session 6 Sunrise Session 10 Hands-on-Ultrasonography Course
Course Directors: Dieter Nuernberg, Ioan Sporea
Tools for Diagnosing Esophageal Motility Disorders Cannabis Use in Gastrointestinal Disorders BEWARE: Drug-, Herb- and Dietary Supplement- induced Liver Injury Hydatic Cyst Disease
Chair : Edoardo Savarino Chair : Kamil Özdil  Chair : Ulus Salih Akarca Chair : Zeyad Sharaiha
08:00-08:35 Speaker : Ronnie Fass Speaker : Raquel Abalo Speaker : Raul Andrade Speaker : Necati Örmeci 
08:35-08:45  Q&A Q&A Q&A Q&A
08:45-10:05 Symposium 10 Symposium 11 Symposium 12 JCG session
Chairs : Ronnie Fass /Alejandro Piscoya
Pathology and Special Topics in Abdominal Ultrasound Examinations
Moderation: Dieter Nuernberg, Ioan Sporea
HCC The Black Box: The Evolution of SB Imaging Achalasia
Chairs : Hashem el Serag , Yılmaz Çakaloğlu Chairs : Jean Christophe Saurin , Kadir Bal Chairs : Paul Fockens , Ömer Özütemiz 
08:45-09:05 Diagnosis and Surveillance: Whom, How and How often?
Hashem El Serag
Capsule Endoscopy, Does One Size Fit All?
Jean Christophe Saurin
The Role of Chicago Classification on the Management of Achalasia
Mark Fox
08:45-09:15
Sessile Serrated Polyps: Cancer Risk and Appropriate Surveillance
Carol Burke
08:45-08:50   Introduction and Aims of the Course
Dieter Nuernberg 
09:05-09:25 Curative Therapeutic Options for HCC_ Which One to Use and When
Mustapha Benazzouz
Deep Enteroscopy, Single, Double or Spiral?
Klaus Mönkemüller
Botulinum Toxin vs Balloon Dilation vs Heller Myotomi: When and Which?
Paul Fockens 
08:50-09:05  Gall Bladder Pathology: Stones and Tumours
Matthias Wüstner 
09:25-09:45 Locorregional Management of HCC
Sameh Abdelwahab
Cross-sectional Imaging: What the Gastroenterologist Should Know
Jonathan Leighton
Apart from Dilatation and Heller, What is the Evolving Role of POEM?
Fatih Aslan
09:15-09:45
First, Second and Third-line Treatment for H pylori Infection in 2019
Xavier Calvet
09:05-09:20 Bile Duct Pathology: Causes of Obstruction      
Alina Popescu 
09:45-09:55 WGO Guidelines on HCC
Salma Barakat Modawi
Q&A Q&A 09:20-09:35   Liver Pathology: Diffuse Changes 
Ioan Sporea 
09:45-10:00
Q&A
09:55-10:05 Q&A 09:35-10:15    Training: Hands-on – Bile duct,Liver and Portal System
Yusuf Erzin, Alina Popescu, Orhan Sezgin, Matthias Wüstner
10:05-10:45 COFFEE BREAK 
10:45-12:00 Symposium 13  Symposium 15 Symposium 29 Symposium 32 Moderation: Alina Popescu, Matthias Wüstner
Serrated Polyps: What´s New in 2019? How to Get Rid of the Abdominal Gas: Belching, Bloating and Flatulence Pancreatic Cancer Acute on Chronic Liver Faillure: A Distinct Clinical Condition 10:45-11:00 Better Examination (tips and tricks) -  Live Demonstration
Dieter Nuernberg 
Chairs : Rodrigo Jover, Mehmet Cindoruk Chairs : Nicholas Talley, Ümit Akyüz Chairs : Mark Topazian , Hasan Özkan  Chairs : Vicente Arroyo , Selim Gürel 
10:45-11:05 The Entities: From Hyperplastic Polyps to Serrated Lesions 
Rodrigo Jover
Supragastric Belching: Why it Happens and How to Make it Stop
Nicholas Talley
Has the Time Come for Pancreatic Cancer Screening?
Pedro Moutinho Ribeiro
Infection in ACLF: Cause or Consequence?
Vicente Arroyo
11:00-11:15    Focal Liver-Lesions 
Ioan Sporea 
11:05-11:25  Clinical Characteristics of Serrated Polyps and Endoscopic Approach
Michael Bourke
Bloating and Abdominal Distention: Old Misconceptions and Current Knowledge
Magnus Simren
The Changing Practice of Genetic Testing
Davor Stimac
Definition, Diagnosis, and Clinical Characteristics
Patrick Kamath
11:15-11:30 Pathology of Abdominal Vessels 
Matthias Wüstner 
11:25-11:45 Endoscopic Techniques for Identifying and Managing Serrated Polyps
Yutako Saito
How to Manage Patients with Increase GI Gas
Miguel Valdovinos
Role of EUS Detecting Pancreatic Cancer Missed on Cross-sectional Imaging
Vivek Kaul
Management Challenges and Patient Selection for Liver Transplantation
Shiv Sarin
11:30-12:15 Training: Hands-on – Liver Segments, Abdominal Vessels
Yusuf Erzin, Alina Popescu, Orhan Sezgin, Matthias Wüstner
11:45-12:00 Q&A Q&A Q&A Q&A  
12:15-13:00 

Advanced Endoscopy Techniques, from Now to the Future
Fatih Aslan 





Alginates: From the Ocean to Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease Treatment
Chair: Serhat Bor
Filiz Akyüz, Dinç Dinçer, Altay Çelebi, İsmail Hakkı Kalkan

   
13:00-13:45   Lunch / Poster Session
13:45-16:00 Free Papers
Chair : Ömer Topalak
  Free Papers
Chair : Ahmet Bektaş
Free Papers
Chair :  Selçuk Dişibeyaz 
Moderation: Ioan Sporea, Dieter Nuernberg
13:45-13:55 OP- 1 EFFICACY AND SAFETY OF EXTRACORPOREAL SHOCK-WAVES LITHOTRIPSY IN BILIARY AND PANCREATIC STONES: A 12-YEARS EXPERIENCE 14:00 - 16:00
Interactive Rome Foundation Session
OP-8 STEADY-STATE TROUGH CONCENTRATİONS AND THEİR RELATİONSHİP TO SELECTED DEMOGRAPHİC AND CLİNİCAL RESPONSE MEASURES İN ETRASİMOD-TREATED PATİENTS WİTH MODERATELY-TO-SEVERELY ACTİVE ULCERATİVE COLİTİS OP-15 INDUCTİON THERAPY WİTH TOFACİTİNİB İN PATİENTS WİTH MODERATE –TO -SEVERE ULCERATİVE COLİTİS 13:45-14:00  Pathology of Gastrointestinal Tract
Dieter Nuernberg 
13:55-14:00 Questions Rome Foundation Update 2019 – IBS, Functional Dyspepsia and Neuromodulator Treatments Questions Questions 14:00-14:10   Better Examination (tips and tricks) - Live demonstration - How to Find the Appendix?                       
Matthias Wüstner
14:00-14:10   Moderators: Douglas A. Drossman, Serhat Bor OP-9 IS THERE A CORRELATİON BETWEEN CLİNİCAL, ENDOSCOPİC AND HİSTOLOGİCAL ACTİVİTY İN ULCERATİVE COLİTİS (RCH): PRELİMİNARY RESULTS OF A PROSPECTİVE STUDY OF EVALUATİON OF MAYO SCORE AND NANCY İNDEX? OP-16 ENDOSCOPİC MANAGEMENT OF POST SLEEVE GASTRECTOMY COMPLİCATİONS, WHERE ARE WE NOW? 14:10-14:25 Pancreas Pathology - Focal Lesions
Alina Popescu 
14:10-14:15 14:00-14:05 Introduction Questions Questions 14:25-14:40 Pancreas Pathology – Inflammatory Changes
Ioan Sporea 
14:15-14:25 OP- 3 ENDOSCOPIC, MUSCLE CELL-DERIVED PROGENITOR CELL IMPLANTATION INTO LOWER ESOPHAGUS SPHINCTER. A NEW EXPERIMENTAL INVASIVE MODEL IN THE TREATMENT OF GASTRO-ESOPHAGEAL REFLUX DISEASE 14:05-14:25 Functional Dyspepsia                                    
Jan Tack
OP-10 THE RİSK OF COLORECTAL CANCER İN PATİENTS WİTH İNFLAMMATORY BOWEL DİSEASE: A SYSTEMATİC REVİEW AND META-ANALYSİS OP-17 ENDOSCOPİC ULTRASOUND FİNE-NEEDLE BİOPSY AND MACROSCOPİC ON-SİTE EVALUATİON (MOSE) WİTH COMBİNED CYTOLOGİCAL AND HİSTOLOGİCAL ANALYSİS MAY OVERCOME THE NEED OF RAPİD ON-SİTE EVALUATİON (ROSE): A PROSPECTİVE STUDY 14:30-15:15   Training: Hands-on – Focus Pancreas and Bowel
Yusuf Erzin, Alina Popescu, Orhan Sezgin, Matthias Wüstner
14:25-14:30 Questions 14:25-14:45 Role of Nutrients and Microbiota in IBS    
Magnus Simren
Questions Questions
14:30-14:40 OP-23 THE EFFECTS OF PROPHYLACTIC PROTON PUMP INHIBITORS IN COMBINATION WITH DUAL ANTIPLATELET THERAPY ON THE DEVELOPMENT OF POST-STENTING ADVERSE CARDIOVASCULAR EVENTS AND CORONARY STENT THROMBOSIS IN PATIENTS WITH ACUTE CORONARY SYNDROME 14:45-15:05 The Role of Central Neuromodulators For Treating Disorders of Gut-Brain Interactions
Douglas A. Drossman
OP-11 COLONIC RNF186 GENE EXPRESSION IN ULCERATIVE COLITIS PATIENTS OP-18 TECHNICAL OUTCOME BY ORGAN OF ENDOSCOPIC SUBMUCOSAL DISSECTION USING THE CLUTCH CUTTER FOR EARLY DIGESTIVE TRACT EPITHELIAL TUMORS 15:15-15:30   Other Abdominal and Retroperitoneal Pathology Interesting for Gastroenterologists
Dieter Nuernberg
14:40-14:45 Questions 15:05-15:25 IBS-D Treatment                                   
Douglas A. Drossman
Questions Questions 15:30-15:55   Interesting Cases – Video-Demonstration
Alina Popescu 
14:45-14:55 OP-5 POEM IN PRAGUE SINCE 2012: A SINGLE CENTER EXPERIENCE WITH MORE THAN 300 POEMS FOR ACHALASIA 15:25-15:40 Functional Dyspepsia                                        
Jan Tack
OP-12 IMMUNOSUPPRESSANTS AND PREGNANCY İN INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DİSEASE OP-19 ENDOSCOPİC SUBMUCOSAL DİSSECTİON WİTH TUNNELİNG METHOD VERSUS CİRCUMFERENTİAL INCİSİON FOR TREATMENT OF SUPERFİCİAL ESOPHAGEAL CANCER 15:55 - 16:00   Closing Remarks 2nd Day & Certificates                          
Ioan Sporea     
14:55-15:00 Questions 15:40-15:55 IBS                                                                
Magnus Simren
Questions Questions  
15:00-15:10 OP-6 BİFİDOBACTERİUM ADOLESCENTİS ATCC15703 AMELİORATE CHRONİC COLİTİS BY PROMOTİNG TH2/TREG RESPONSE AND GUT MİCROBİOTA REMODELİNG   OP-13 DEFLAMIN, A NON-TOXIC OLIGOMER FROM LUPINUS ALBUS SEEDS, RESISTS DIGESTION AND INHIBITS COLITIS BY TARGETING MMP-9 ACTIVITY IN VITRO AND IN VIVO OP-20 EXPERIMENTAL RESEARCH ON EXTERNAL MAGNETIC ASSISTED GASTROSCOPY FOR TRANSGASTRIC AND ABDOMINAL EXPLORATION BIOPSY
15:10-15:15 Questions Questions Questions
15:15-15:25 OP-7 PREDICTION OF INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASES BY GENETIC RISK SCORE IN ASIAN GENERAL POPULATIONS OP-14 SERUM SPLİCEOSOME-ASSOCİATED PROTEİN 130 (SAP130) AS A NOVEL ALARMİN TO PREDİCT DİSEASE SEVERİTY AND THE CLİNİCAL EFFİCACY OF EXCLUSİVE ENTERAL NUTRİTİON İN CROHN'S DİSEASE  
15:25-15:30 Questions Questions
16:00-16:30 COFFEE BREAK 
16:30-17:45 Symposium 14 Symposium 17 Symposium 9 Symposium 26 16:30  -  18:00 Training: Individual Hands-on Training
Yusuf Erzin, Alina Popescu, Orhan Sezgin, Matthias Wüstner
EMR/ESD Education  UC in the Era of Biologics Liver Diseases
Chairs : Vitor Arantes , Saadettin Hülagü  Chairs : Carolina Olano , Nurdan Tözün Chairs : Gerhard Rogler, Hülya Över Hamzaoğlu  Chairs : Joost Drenth, Macit Gülten  
16:30-16:50 Detection and Treatment of Early Stage Esophageal Cancer
Vitor Arantes
Modern Methods of Teaching Gastroenterology
Geoffrey Metz
Biologics in UC: Which to Use
Kai Chun Wu
Wilson´s disease: Risk Factors, Causes and Symptoms
Peter Ferenci
16:50-17:10  Detection and Management of Early Gastric Cancer: When and How
Adolfo Parra Blanco
How to Improve the Assesment of Trainees
David Bjorkman
How to Avoid Complications: Vaccines, Vectors and Viruses
Gerhard Rogler
Learning about Alpha 1 Antitripsin Deficiency
Joost Drenth
17:10-17:30  Endoscopic Resection in Colon: When is EMR/ESD Sufficient?
Yutako Saito
How to Improve Trainer's Competence in Gastroenterology
Jean Christophe Saurin
Mucosa Healing and Beyond: Definition and Evaluation
Hale Akpınar
Autoimmune Hepatitis
Siavosh Nasseri-Moghaddam
17:30-17:45 Q&A Q&A 17:30 - 17:40 WGO Guidelines on IBD
Rami Eliakim
Q&A
      17:40 – 17:50 Q&A  
18:00-19:00



Secrets of Istanbul
Sunay Akın

 

 

EPHESUS HALL

TROY HALL 

ASPENDOS HALL 

 

BEYLERBEYI HALL 1

BEYLERBEYI HALL 2

08:00-08:45 Sunrise Session 7 Sunrise Session 8
Sunrise Session 9  08:00 -09:00 Free Papers
Chair : Bülent Değertekin
Free Papers
Chair : Mesut Akarsu
Therapeutic Drug Monitoring in IBD:  Practice, Reactive or Both   Hepatitis E Update 2019  Quality in the Endoscopy Unit: Improving Safety and Outcomes 08:00-08:10 OP-21 EFFECTS AND MECHANİSM OF CONDİTİONED MEDİUM DERİVED FROM BONE MARROW MESENCHYMAL STEM CELL WİTH İNFLAMMATORY ACTİVATİON ON REGENERATİON OF RADİATİON-İNDUCED İNTESTİNAL İNJURY İN VİTRO OP- 29 TENOFOVIR FOR PREVENTING PROGRESSION OF CHRONIC HEPATITIS B IN PATIENTS WITH MINIMALLY RAISED AMINOTRANSFERASE (TORCH-B): A MULTICENTER RANDOMIZED DOUBLE-BLIND PLACEBO-CONTROLLED TRIAL
Chair : Neşe İmeryüz Chair : Murat Akyıldız Chair : Selçuk Dişibeyaz 08:10-08:15 Questions Questions
08:00-08:35  Speaker : Minhu Chen  Speaker : Fulya Günşar Speaker : Vivek Kaul  08:15-08:25 OP-22 EFFECT OF ADVANCED DİAGNOSİS MODALİTİES AND DİSEASE PHENOTYPES ON PPI RESPONSE OF GASTROESOPHAGEAL REFLUX DİSEASE OP-30 EFFİCACY AND SAFETY OF SOFOSBUVİR BASED ANTİVİRAL THERAPY FOR CHRONİC HEPATİTİS C İNFECTİON İN PATİENTS WİTH ADVANCED CHRONİC KİDNEY DİSEASE
08:35-08:45 Q&A Q&A Q&A 08:25-08:30 Questions Questions
08:45-09:30  Pro Con Session 6 Pro Con Session 7 Pro Con Session 8 08:30-08:40 OP-4 THE ROLE OF ESOPHAGEAL EPİTHELİAL İNTEGRİTY ON PROTON PUMP İNHİBİTOR RESPONSE İN PATİENTS WİTH GASTROESOPHAGEAL REFLUX DİSEASE OP-31 VALIDATION AND COMPARISON OF AARC SCORE IN PREDICTING MORTALITY AMONG PATIENTS WITH ACLF DUE TO HEPATITIS E IN ASIA PACIFIC REGION
All Patients on PPI Therapy for GERD Will Need Surgery  ESD or EMR for Large Colorectal Polyps HCC Screening is Worthwhile 08:40-08:45 Questions Questions
Chair : Prateek Sharma Chair : Adolfo Parra Blanco  Chair : Mustapha Benazzouz 08:45-08:55 OP-24 EFFİCACY OF COMBİNED TREATMENT USİNG HELİCOBACTER PYLORİ ERADİCATİON THERAPY WİTH ANXİOLYTİC İN COMPARİSON WİTH ERADİCATİON THERAPY İN PATİENTS WİTH POSTPRANDİAL DİSTRESS SYNDROME: A RANDOMİZED TRİAL OP-32 IL-2、IL-15 AND STEM CELL FACTOR ENHANCE CYTOTOXİCİTY OF CD3-CD56+CD16+ NK CELLS AGAİNST HUMAN HEPATOCELLULAR CARCİNOMA CELL LİNES
08:45-09:05  PRO : Ronnie Fass ESD : Vitor Arantes PRO : Hashem El Serag 08:55-09:00 Questions Questions
09:05-09:25  CON :  Daniel Sifrim EMR : Fatih Aslan CON : Guilherme Macedo    
09:25-09:30 FINAL COMMENTS OF THE MODERATOR AND Q&A FINAL COMMENTS OF THE MODERATOR AND Q&A FINAL COMMENTS OF THE MODERATOR AND Q&A 10:50-11:45 Free Papers
Chair : İbrahim Halil Bahçecioğlu
09:30-10:15 Gastrointestinal Behcet's Disease
Chair : Zeynel Mungan
Speaker : Ferhat Aykut Çelik 
    10:50-11:00 OP-25 CORRELATION OF NOTCH SIGNAL PATHWAYS AND TARGET PROTEINS, AND MATRIX METALLOPROTEINASES WITH TYPE OF GASTRIC ADENOCARCINOMA TUMORS
10:15-10:45 COFFEE BREAK  11:00-11:05 Questions
10:45-12:00  Symposium 19 Symposium 20 Symposium 21 11:05-11:15 OP-26 EVALUATİON OF GASTROİNTESTİNAL SUBEPİTHELİAL LESİONS FOLLOWED BY ENDOSCOPİC ULTRASONOGRAPHY (EUS); SİNGLE CENTER EXPERİENCE
Interventional EUS Acute and Chronic Infections of Lower GI Tract Non Variceal Upper GI Bleeding 11:15-11:20 Questions
Chairs : Shyam Varadarajulu , Deniz Duman  Chairs : Govind Makharia , Murat Tuncer  Chairs : Neena Abraham, Müjde Soytürk  11:20-11:30 OP-27 PROSPECTİVE STUDY SHOWİNG THE CORRELATİON BETWEEN THE SEVERİTY OF HP GASTRİTİS AND PRE-NEOPLASTİC LESİONS İN A MOROCCAN POPULATİON
10:45-11:05 New Development in EUS Guided Ablation
Shyam Varadarajulu
Intestinal Tuberculosis: A Worldwide Problem
Uday Ghoshal
Help! I Can´t Stop This Bleeding! What New Endoscopic Options Do I Have?
Klaus Mönkemüller
11:30-11:35 Questions
11:05-11:25 Advances in EUS Guided Access
Isaac Raijman
Emerging Bacterial Infections: Causes and Consequences
Serhat Ünal
I Can't Find an Ulcer:  Uncommon Causes of Upper GI Bleeding
Mark Topazian
11:35-11:45 OP-28 ASSOCIATION OF NOTCH SIGNAL PATHWAYS AND TARGET PROTEINS, AND MATRIX METALLOPROTEINASES WITH PROGRESSION, INVASION AND METASTASIS OF GASTRIC ADENOCARCINOMA TUMORS
11:25-11:45 Tips and Trick EUS Guided Drainage
Paul Fockens
Intestinal Parasitosis: A Diagnosis that Should be Considered Regardless of the Setting
Govind Makharia
Management of Anti-thrombotic Agents and DOACs Peri Endoscopy
Neena Abraham
11:45-11:50 Questions
11:45-12:00 Q&A Q&A Q&A
12:15-13:45 LUNCH
13:45-14:30  Georges Brohee Lecture    
Evidence based medicine: How good is the evidence?
  Chair: Naima Amrani
13:45-14:15 Speaker  : Michael Fried 
14:15-14:30 Q&A
14:30-15:45 Symposium 22 Symposium 25 Symposium 23
When Acid is Not the Problem:  Issues with Functional Dyspepsia Difficult Situations in ERCP Cirrhosis and HTP
Chairs : Brian Lacy , Dimitry Bordin  Chairs : Elias Makhoul , Osman Cavit Özdoğan Chairs : Shiv Sarin, Fulya Günşar
14:30-14:50 Epidemiology of Functional Dyspepsia: A Global Perspective
Alexander Ford
Approach to Large Common Bile Duct Stones
Nageshwar Reddy
Ascites Management
Guadalupe García Tsao
14:50-15:10  Non Acid Dyspepsia:  Risk Factors and Diagnostic Criteria
Eamonn Quigley
Tackling the Resistant Benign Biliary Stricture 
Elias Makhoul
Hepatic Encephalopathy 
Cihan Yurdaydın
15:10-15:30 Functional Dyspepsia:  What is the Best Treatment?
Magnus Simren
ERCP in Surgically-altered Anatomy:  Options and Considerations
Ibrahim Mostafa
Portal Hypertensive Bleeding: Varices and Beyond
Shiv Sarin
15:30-15:45 Q&A Q&A Q&A
16:00-16:30 COFFEE BREAK 
16:30-17:45 Symposium 24   Symposium 27 Symposium 31
The Difficult Colonoscopy Risk Stratification of Pancreatitis: Why Bother? What´s Best? Important Topics in IBD
Chairs : Thierry Ponchon , Cengiz Pata Chairs : Nageshwar Reddy , Hakan Şentürk  Chairs : Susana Lopes , Ülkü Dağlı
16:30-16:50 How Often Should Colonoscopy be Incomplete and What are the Predictors?
Adolfo Parra Blanco
Medical and ICU Management of Severe Acute Pancreatitis
Davor Stimac
Liver Disease and IBD
Susana Lopes
16:50-17:10  Techniques to Overcome the Difficult Colonoscopy 
Thierry Ponchon
ERCP in Severe Acute Pancreatitis
Nageshwar Reddy
Malignancy Risk in Immunosuppressed Patients
Taylan Kav
17:10-17:30 Incomplete Colonoscopy:  What Should We Do When Endoscopy Fails?
Jonathan Leighton
Management of Walled-off Pancreatic Necrosis
Isaac Raijman
Management of Refractory IBD
Atilla Ertan
17:30-17:45 Q&A Q&A Q&A