ESCP is delighted to announce its first regional educational masterclass Moscow, Russia, 16 April 2015, organised in conjunction with S-ECCO. This masterclass will take place on the first day of the International Congress of the Russian Association of Coloproctology meeting (16-18 April 2015) and is organised with the kind agreement and support of Professor Yury Shelygin, President of ESCP, and local organiser.


Masterclass registration is available as part of overall registration for the Russian meeting (cost €50).



09:30 - 12:20 Ulcerative Colitis
Chair persons: Paulo Kotze (Brazil), Sergey Achkasov (Russia)
09:30 - 09:50 Acute severe colitis: medical treatment Ailsa Hart (UK)
09:50 - 10:10 Acute severe colitis: surgical treatment Yves Panis (France)
10:10 - 10:30 What to do with the partial responders Andre D’Hoore (Belgium)
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 - 11:20 Restorative surgery for ulcerative colitis Ronan O’Connell (Ireland)
11:20 - 11:40 Salvage of the complicated pouch Sue Clark (UK)
11:40 - 12:00 Diagnosis and treatment of cuffitis and pouchitis Ailsa Hart (UK)
12:00 - 12:20 Dysplasia and cancer: risk stratification and management Dion Morton (UK)
12:20 - 13:15 Lunch
13:15 - 17:00 Crohn’s Disease
Chair persons: Andre D’Hoore (Belgium), Yury Shelygin (Russia)
13:15 - 13:35 Imaging and assessment of disease activity Jordi Rimola (Spain)
13:35 - 13:55 Medical therapy: a changing paradigm Igor Khalif (Russia)
13:55 - 14:15 Small bowel Ronan O’Connell (Ireland)
14:35 - 15:00 Coffee Break
15:00 - 15:20 Perianal fistula: surgical treatment Paulo Kotze (Brazil)
15:20 - 15:40 Rectovaginal treatment: surgical options Andre D’Hoore (Belgium)
15:40 - 17:00

Consultants’ Corner

Panel: Sergey Achkaso (Russia), Sue Clark (UK), Andre D’Hoore (Belgium), Ailsa Hart (UK), Paulo Kotze (Brazil), Dion Morton (UK), Ronan O’Connell (Ireland) and Yves Panis (France)

Facilitator: Mike Parker (UK)
17:00 Close of Meeting

Registration is now open, please visit the website for further details.

The masterclass is supported by an education grant from Ethicon

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