Day 1 - Virtually Vilinus

Time (CEST)Event
12:40 – 13:00

Welcome to ESCP Virtual Week and President's Address 

Willem Bemelman (The Netherlands)

(The welcome address is hosted on the main page of the virtual conference platform)

13:00 - 14:00 Sponsored Symposium
14:00 - 16:05 Hot Topics
14:00 - 14:20 Core Subject Update for EBSQ Coloproctology examination: The new guidelines on diverticulitis - Eva Angenete (Sweden)
14:20 - 15:00

Gender influences on colorectal cancer treatment

  • Anatomy of the pelvic nerves - Thilo Wedel (Germany)
  • Preserving sexual function in rectal cancer treatment options - Anne Thyø (Denmark) 
  • Pelvic floor / vaginal reconstruction after abdominoperineal excision - Shan Shan Qiu Shao (The Netherlands)
  • Preservation of fertility options, surgical considerations (Cryo preservation and best practise) - Kenny Rodriguez-Wallberg (Sweden)
15:00 - 15:20

Panel Discussion

Host: Des Winter (Ireland), Tina van Loon (The Netherlands)

15:20 - 15:35 Standardised Trainee Video: Continent Kock pouch - Gabriela Möslein (Germany)
15:35 - 15:50 Standardised Trainee Video: Robotic sigmoidectomy - Carmen Cagigas Fernandez (Spain)
15:50 - 15:55

Wrap-up

Host and ESCP President: Willem Bemelman (The Netherlands)

16:05 - 17:05 Sponsored Symposium
17:05 - 19:15 Inflammatory Bowel Disease
17:05 - 17:10

Welcome

Host: Richard Brady (UK)

17:10 - 17:25 Core subject update for EBSQ Coloproctology examination: Perianal Crohn's disease 
17:25 - 18:05
  • MASC trial - Matteo Frasson (Spain)
  • Ileocolic resection for Crohn's disease: giving the gastroenterologist a fresh start - Antonino Spinelli (Italy)
  • How can the surgeon change the natural course of IBD? - Christianne Buskens (The Netherlands)
  • IRA, pouch, or Kock's pouch for UC - Caroline Nordenvall (Sweden)
18:05 - 18:25

Panel Discussion

Host: Gabriela Möslein (Germany), Irmgard Kronberger (Austria)

18:25 - 18:40 Standardised Trainee Video: Transanal advancement flat - David Zimmerman (The Netherlands)
18:40 - 19:10

Abstract Presentations

  • OP01: Routine diversion at pouch reconstruction may not reduce the incidence of pouch-related sepsis or failure in patients with ulcerative colitis - Amandeep Pooni (Canada)
  • OP02: Multi-modal stimulant and osmotic laxatives to improve recovery of gastrointestinal function after colorectal surgery – The STIMULAX randomised controlled trial - Nagendra Dudi-Venkata (Australia)
  • OP03: Preventing hemorrhoids and fissures of pregnancy: results of the randomized controlled trial - Tomas Poskus (Lithuania)
19:10 - 19:15

Wrap-up

Host: Richard Brady (UK)

19:15 - 20:15 Sponsored Symposium
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