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
  1. Barbero, R.P. De Vincenzo, A. Frega, C. Gentili

 

Letture di apertura

Moderatori M. Peroni, C.M. Stigliano

  • 14.20   HPV: 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
  • 15.05   L’ 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
  1. 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)
  • 1 7.40    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-vaginale

Moderatori   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 President
  1. Redman (UK)
  • 18.15 – 18.45 OPENING CEREMONY EFC