Program – IBD Nordic Conference 2018

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ThursdayOctober 11
Coffe and sandwich will be served from 08.30
09.00-10.00Registration
10.00-10.45Nordic and European perspectives on electronic monitoring in IBD registries
SWIBREG. Moderator Jonas Halfvarsson.
10.45Opening of the meeting
Tom Øresland
10.50Has the disease course of IBD changed
in the biological era

Johan Burisch, Denmark
11.05Discussion
11.15IBD in the elderly, an epidemiologists view
Åsa Hallqvist Everhov, Sweden
11.30Discussion
11.40Tandem talk on environmental and genetic factors
Mauro D’Amato, Sweden & Jonas Halfvarson, Sweden
12.20Lunch
13.20Paediatric IBD phenotype: Differences between children and adults
Kaija-Leena Kolho, Finland
13.35Discussion
13.45IBD surgery in children
Pernilla Stenström, Sweden
14.00Discussion
14.10Tandem talk on perianal Crohn’s disease
Christianne Buskens, The Netherlands & Eduard Stange, Germany
14.50Coffee break with poster exhibitions
15.20What are the problems with current design of IBD trials?
Peter Irving, UK
15.35Discussion
15.45Diagnostic delay in Crohn’s disease
Silvio Danese, Italy
16.00Discussion
16.10Oral presentation of 5 selected posters
16.50-17.35Satellite symposium 2 – Pfizer
Next step in UC treatement

Silvio Danese
17.40-18.25Satellite symposium 3 – Janssen
Predicting response to treatment

Lena Öhman, Associate Professor/Senior Lecturer, Dept. of Microbiology and Immunology, Institute of Biomedicine, University of Gothenburg
18.25Adjourn & mingle
20.00Dinner at the Hotel

FridayOctober 12
Coffe and sandwich will be served from 07.30
08.00Satellite symposium 4 – TBD
08.45Satellite symposium 5 – Takeda
Mucosal healing in the real world – global and Nordic perspectives on the impact of anti-integrins

Jonas Halfvarson, Sweden
Ailsa Hart, UK
09.30Fecal microbiota transplantation in IBD
Ailsa Hart, UK
09.45Discussion
09.55Where are we with defensins
Eduard Stange, Germany
10.10Discussion
10.20Coffee break with poster exhibitions
10.50MDT Conference
Ebbe Langholz (Denmark) together with Christianne Buskens, Ailsa Hart, and others.
12.00Lunch
13.00Education of IBD nurses
Karen Kemp, UK
13.15Discussion
13.25CAM in IBD
Randi Opheim, Norway
13.40Discussion
13.50Pathogenesis of Crohns’ fistula – Treatment strategies
Phil Tozer, UK
14.05Discussion
14.15Coffee break
14.45Diet as a trigger or therapy
Arie Levine, Israel
14.55Discussion
15.05Selected reproduction issues in patients with IBD
Bente Nørgård, Denmark
15.20Discussion
15.50Best poster award
16.00Adjourn