BIRD Symposium 2019

28 septembre 2019 Affligem

Site Web : www.bird-symposium.be

 

The title of this year’s Symposium is  Crossroads in IBD: BIRD as your GPS’.

Our one day Symposium will be an inspiring combination of key lectures and interactive workshops. The Symposium is open to general gastroenterologists, trainees in gastroenterology, IBDologists and IBD nurses.

Session 1: How to make rational treatment decisions amidst all options?

  • LECTURE 1: HOW TO CHOOSE YOUR BIOLOGIC IN CD?
    Edouard Louis, MD, PhD (CHU Liège, BE)
  • LECTURE 2: WHAT AFTER CONVENTIONAL TREATMENT IN UC?
    P e t e r I r v i n g ( G u y ’ s a n d S t T h o m a s ’ H o s p i t a l s , L o n d o n , U K )
  • LECTURE 3: WHEN IBD IS NOT IBD
    K a r o l i e n B o e r e n , M D ( A Z D e l t a , R o e s e l a r e , B E ) &
    S t e p h a n i e V e r s c h u e r e , M D , P h D ( A Z D e l t a , R o e s e l a r e , B E )

Session 2: Downsides and pitfalls when options are ‘endless’.

  • LECTURE 1: RISK OF MEDICAL THERAPIES AND PREVENTION
    Jean-François Rahier, MD, PhD (CHU UCL Namur, BE)
  • LECTURE 2: POSTPONING IBD SURGERY WITH NEW MEDICAL
    THERAPIES: A RISK OR AN OPPORTUNITY?
    A n d ré D ’ H o o re , M D , P h D ( U n i v e r s i t y H o s p i ta l s L e u v e n , B E ) &
    B r a m V e r s t o c k t , M D ( U n i v e r s i t y H o s p i t a l s L e u v e n , B E )
  • LECTURE 3: WHEN TO STOP AND CHANGE GEARS
    (INEFFECTIVENESS OF MEDICAL THERAPIES)
    G e r h a r d R o g l e r , M D , P h D ( U n i v e r s i t y H o s p i t a l Z ü r i c h , C H )