2015

8th International Course on Digestive Pathology

Bucharest, 6 – 7 November 2015

Capital Plaza Hotel



Friday, 6th November

07.30 – 08.20 REGISTRATION

08.20 – 08.30 OPENING CEREMONY



08.30 – 09.15 Cord Langner: The pathology of gastroesophageal reflux disease – lessons for our understanding of Barrett’s metaplasia

09.15 – 10.00 Robert Riddell: Handling Helicobacter negative gastritis

10.00 – 10.45 Robert Goldin: Fatty liver disease



10.45 – 11.00 Coffee-break



11.00 – 11.30 Carmen Ardeleanu: Prof. Dr. doc. Ilie M. Diculescu Conference

11.30 – 12.00 Alexandru Oproiu: Myths versus facts: functional digestive disorders versus organic digestive diseases

12.00 – 12.30 Nina Zidar: Fibrosis – un underestimated aspect of pathology of IBD

12.30 – 13.00 Seminar slide session

Case 1: Robert Riddell

Case 2: Robert Riddell



13.00 – 14.00 Lunch



14.00 – 14.30 Robert Riddell: The role and implications of venous invasion in colorectal carcinoma

14.30 – 15.00 Kamran Rostami: Histology of gluten related disorders

15.00 – 16.15 Slide seminar session:

Case 1: Nina Zidar

Case 2: Brigitte Bancel

Case 3: Cord Langner

Case 4: Robert Goldin

Case 5: Robert Goldin



16.15 – 16.30 Coffee-break



16.30 – 17.30 Seminar slide session

Case 1: Robert Goldin

Case 2: Robert Goldin

Case 3: Gabriel Becheanu

Case 4: Vlad Herlea – Novartis Oncology

17.30 – 18.00: Marianna Salemme: Well differentiated gastric NET’s: the relationship with autoimmune gastritis



Saturday, 7th November

08.00 – 08.30 Roche Symposium: Improving patients care for colorectal cancer: can subtyping via imunohistochemistry be optimized? Speaker: Andrei Florin

08.30 – 09.00 Cord Langner: Oesophagitis not related to reflux disease

09.00 – 09.15 Cord Langner: The European Network of Gastrointestinal Pathology – a platform for education and scientific collaboration

09.15 – 10.00 Brigitte Bancel: Liver transplantation: Pathological assessment of native liver (biopsies & explant)

10.00 – 10.30 Heike Grabsch: Pathology reporting of cancers of the exocrine pancreas, ampulla of Vater and distal common bile duct



10.30 – 11.00 Coffee-break



11.00 – 12.00 Vincenzo Villanacci, Gianpaolo Cengia, Massimo Bonardi: Echoendoscopy of neoplastic and inflammatory conditions of the pancreas: endoscopical, technical and cytological aspects

12.00 – 14.00 Slide seminar session:

Case 1: Heike Grabsch

Case 2: Heike Grabsch

Case 3: Vincenzo Villanacci

Case 4: Robert Riddell

Case 5: Catarina Callé Lucas Mendes

Case 6: Catarina Callé Lucas Mendes

Case 7: Bernhard Stamm

Case 8: Bernhard Stamm



14.00 – 14.30: CLOSING CEREMONY