8°EFC CONGRESS PROGRAMME

Wednesday, September 25

  • 10.00 am – 6.00 pm
  • EFC INTERACTIVE BASIC COLPOSCOPY COURSE
  • 10.00 am – 12.00 pm
  • Colposcopic principles
  • - Basic concepts of colposcopy – Charles Redman
    - Normal cervical cytological and histological morphology (incl. metaplasia/SCJ) – Christine Bergeron
    - Normal colposcopical findings – including effects of age and pregnancy – Simon Leeson
    - The colposcopic features of abnormality – Mihaela Grigore

  • 12.45 pm – 2.45 pm
  • Colposcopic diagnosis
  • - Colposcopy diagnostics of low and high grade lesions, using Swedescore – Pekka Nieminen
    - Colposcopy diagnostics of glandular lesions – Simon Leeson
    - Colposcopy diagnostics of multifocal disease – Carmine Carriero
    - Interactive cases CR/PN/ SL

  • 3.15 pm – 5.15 pm
  • Colposcopic management
  • Guidelines in the management of CIN
  • - Different types of biopsy (punch biopsy, simple excisional, extended) – Carmine Carriero
    - The influence of colposcopic findings on management – Charles Redman
    - Management of LSIL – Simon Leeson
    - Management of HSIL – Pekka Nieminen
    - Management of LSIL – Simon Leeson - Mihaela Grigore
    - Interactive cases MG/ CC/CR

    - Feedback and test

  • 1.30 pm – 6.00 pm
  • EFC TRAINING THE TRAINERS COURSE
  • 1.30 pm – 3.30 pm
  • - Optimizing training: What should be the ideal training nowadays? – Xavier Carcopino
    - EFC quality standards, the SWEDE score and requirements for certification of colposcopy courses – Xavier Carcopino
    - Who can be a trainer and what the role is? – Ameli Tropé
    - Providing feedback and make an action plan – Maggie Cruickshank
    - How to help the trainee in difficulty – Maggie Cruickshank
  • 4.oo pm – 6.00 pm
  • - Common difficulties the trainees in colposcopy will be facing and how to deal with these: Setting the colposcope, localize the SCJ and inform the patient about management, diagnosis and follow up – Ameli Tropé
    - Use of new image capturing and sharing systems in colposcopy training – Ameli Tropé
    - Use of training models for the treatment of CIN – Xavier Carcopino
    - How to set up a game role session? – Maggie Cruickshank
    - Hands on session and role game session – Xavier Carcopino, Maggie Cruickshank and Ameli Tropé

Thursday, September 26

SESSION 1 - CHALLENGES FACING COLPOSCOPY
  • 2.00 – 3.15 pm
  • - Opening speech – EFC President - Charles Redman (UK)
  • - The impact of HPV vaccination on colposcopy - Maggie Cruickshank (UK)
  • - The value of colposcopy in cervical cancer screening - Gugliemo Ronco (IT)
SESSION 2
  • 3.45 – 4.45 pm
  • - The impact of HPV screening on colposcopy - Karl Ulrich Petry (DE)
  • - Update on the classification and management of cervical cancer - Denis Querleu (FR)
  • OPENING CEREMONY

Friday, September 27

SESSION 3 – THE TRANSFORMATION ZONE AND SQUAMOCOLUMNAR JUNCTIONS
  • 9.00 – 10.45 am
  • - Prenatal development - Helga Fritsch (A)
  • - Glandular and squamous story of cervical pathogenesis - John Doorbar (UK)
  • - Colposcopic definitions - Olaf Reich (A)
  • DEBATE - In modern colposcopy, adjunctive technologies are essential
  • PRO: John Tidy (UK) + Jacqueline Louwers (NH) CON: Charles Redman (UK) + Pekka Niemenen (FI)

SESSION 4 - TREATMENT STRATEGIES
  • 11.15 am – 1.00 pm
  • - Vulvar examination during colposcopy - Mario Preti (IT)
  • - Improving the Quality of Training - Xavier Carcopino (FR)
  • DEBATE - See-and-treat is an acceptable policy
  • PRO: Carlo Liverani (IT) + Simon Leeson (UK) CON: Christine Bergeron (FR) + Ameli Tropé (NO)

SESSION 5 – DAMAGE LIMITATION
  • 2.00 – 5 pm
  • - Damage Limitation in treating CIN - Maria Kyrgiou (UK)
  • - Conservative management of CIN - Ilkka Kalliala (FI)
  • PROFERRED PAPERS
  • - Triage in HPV positive patients - Marc Arbyn (BE)
  • - The management of VAIN - Francesco Sopracordevole (IT)
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Saturday, September 28

SESSION 6 - PRACTICAL POINTS / VIDEO SESSION
  • 9.00 – 10.30 am
  • - Proferred papers
  • - Microbioma and pre-cancer - Giovanni Miniello (IT)
  • - How I perform excisional treatment - P. Nieminen / B. Strander / R. Barbero
SESSION 7 – HOT TOPICS / DIFFICULT SITUATION
  • 11.00 am – 12.45 pm
  • - Congenital transformation zone (CTZ) - Bjorn Strander (S)
  • - Pregnancy - Andrea Ciavattini (IT)
  • - Proferred papers
  • - Vaccination after treatment for CIN - Jana Zodzika (LA)
  • - Closing Comments Pekka Niemenen (FI)

Programme at glance
Updated to March 29th, 2019

Mercoledì 25 settembre

  • 13.30 Registrazione
  • 14.00 Presentazione del congresso
  • Barbero, R.P. De Vincenzo, A. Frega, C. Gentili
    Letture di apertura
    Moderatori M. Peroni, C.M. Stigliano

  • 14.20HPV: non solo cervicocarcinoma R.P. De Vincenzo
  • 14.35 Il ruolo della colposcopia nella patologia preneoplastica del tratto genitale F. Boselli
    Epidemiologia e Screening
    Moderatori A. Baldoni, B. Passamonti

  • 14.50 Cancro cervicale, una malattia in declino nei paesi industrializzati. E’ ancora un problema prioritario di salute pubblica? P. Giorgi Rossi
  • 15.05L’ HPV test nello screening organizzato: risultati e prospettive future G. Ronco
  • 15.20 Punti critici dell’algoritmo molecolare HPV DNA come test di screening primario C. Liverani
  • 15.35 Open Forum e discussione
  • Amadori, P. Cattani, C. Gentili

    Politiche vaccinali
    Moderatori C. Carriero, A. Lukic

  • 15.50 Vaccini HPV: coperture in calo, ancora dubbi ? R.P. De Vincenzo
  • 16.05 Vaccinare la donna adulta? A. Perino
  • 16.20 Vaccinare la donna trattata? A. Gherardi
  • 16.35 Open forum e discussione G. Mojana, P. Scirpa, S. Votano
    II Livello: ruolo della colposcopia e delle indagini ancillari
    Moderatori J. Di Giuseppe, E.G. Sampugnaro

  • 16.50 Il grading colposcopico e la biopsia P. Cristoforoni
  • 17.05 Requisiti di qualità del colposcopista P. Garutti, C. Carriero
  • 17.25 Cytology and P16 in the HPV test era C. Bergeron (Past President of EFC)
  • 17.40 The Challenges Facing European Colposcopy C. Redman (President of EFC)
  • 17.55 Open Forum e Discussione C. Bocci, M. Capodanno, G. Miniello
  • 19.00 Assemblea generale SICPCV

Giovedì 26 settembre

    Trattamento
    Moderatori M.G. Fallani, A. Pagan

  • 8.30 Gestione del SIL di basso grado C. Zanardi
  • 8.45 CIN in gravidanza e nel post partum: linee comportamentali A. Ciavattini
  • 9.00 Trattamenti escissionali: effetti iatrogeni A.M. Pieralli
  • 9.15 Trattamenti delle recidive: fino a quanto conservativi M. Origoni
  • 9.30 Opzioni di trattamento delle lesioni ghiandolari e del carcinoma microinvasivo F. Sopracordevole
  • 9.45 Open forum e discussione M. Barbero, F. Boselli, M. Sansone
    Follow-up
    Moderatori A. Biamonti, M. Palomba

  • 10.00 CIN2: Treatment or follow up? Decisional criteria P. Nieminen (Elected President of EFC)
  • 10.15 Condizioni di rischio residuo dopo trattamento per CIN G. Maina
  • 10.30 Open forum e discussione A. Agarossi, A. Frega, M. Prestia
  • Patologia Vulvo-vaginaleModeratori P. Inghirami, M. Marchionni

  • 10.45 Vulvo vaginiti recidivanti: gestione clinica F. Boselli
  • 11.00 Il dolore vulvare L. Micheletti
  • 11.15 Opzioni terapeutiche nella patologia vulvo -vaginale atrofia correlata T. Pagano, R. Rossi
  • 11.35 Le dermatosi vulvari: una patologia poco conosciuta dal ginecologo colposcopista R. Senatori
  • 11.50 Le precancerosi vulvari M. Preti
  • 12.05 Il ruolo del linfonodo sentinella nelle neoplasie vulvari E. P. Preti
  • 12.20 Open forum e discussione M. Cannì, S. De Martis, B. Gardella
    Infezioni da HPV e counselling
    Moderatori F. Fabiano, P. Visci

  • 12.30 Ruolo dei trattamenti immunomodulanti e risvolti psicologici delle infezioni da HPV (risultati di un indagine sulle pazienti) A. Ciavattini, S. Costa
  • 12.55 Impatto sociale e psicologico del HPV test nello screening cervicale M.A. Bova
  • 13.10 Open forum e discussione L. Giannella, L. Irali, C. Stigliano
  • 13.25 Test di valutazione
  • 14.00 Opening Speech EFC PresidentRedman (UK)
  • 18.15 – 18.45 OPENING CEREMONY EFC