ESPGHAN Danube/Balkan School

Application Deadline: 15.06.2017



Registration Fee

ESPGHAN Danube/Balkan School


A three day Pediatric gastroenterology, hepatology and nutrition International (Danube region) Summer School.
Comprehensive overview of the field of common gastroenterological problems in children including hepatology and nutrition.
Participants interested in pediatric gastroenterology, hepatology and nutrition from Danube region, including Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Hungary, Montenegro, Romania, Serbia and neighbour countires.

Language: English
Venue: Danube Delta - Puflene Resort, Murighiol, Romania  http://www.pufleneresort.ro/en/
ESPGHAN will cover for each accepted delegate the following:

- Accomodation

- Catering

- Social Programme

- Course Material

We thank our EPP Partners for their support:

For more information on our Educational Partner Programme please click on the logos below.

ESPGHAN Balkan School
for Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

Preliminary program


Tuesday 29th August 2017

Transfer from Bucharest Airport ( max 4h)
Registration of the participants, Lunch

15.00 Introduction
15.30 - 17.30 Gastroenterology: GERD, Motility disorders, Functional abdominal pain, H pylori
17.30 - 19.30 Gastroenterology: Celiac disease, Endoscopy

20.00 Dinner

Wednesday 30th August 2017

8.30 - 10.30 Gastroenterology: IBD, Constipation
11.00 - 13.00 Nutrition: Assessment of nutritional status, Malnutrition, Feeding difficulties
13.00 - 14.00 Lunch
14.00 - 16.00 Nutrition: Enteral Nutrition, Allergies, Pre-probiotics
16.30 - 18.30 Nutrition/Hepatology: Obesity, Steatohepatitis, Intestinal failure

20.00 Traditional Dinner

Thurday 31st August 2017

8.30 - 10.30 Hepatology: Chronic hepatitis, Neonatal cholestasis, Acute liver failure
11.00 - 13.00 Hepatology: Metabolic liver disorders, Portal hypertension, Transplantation
13.00 - 14.00 Lunch
14.00 - 16.00 Research project development: working on team basis – 5 teams
16.00 - 19.00 Visit of the Danube Delta by boats – 3h

20.00 Traditional Dinner

Friday 1st September 2017

8.30 – 10.30 Case discussions  
11.00 – 12.30 Project presentations (5x10 min + discussions)
12.30 Farewell lunch – Transfer to Bucharest Airport (max 4h)


We thank our EPP Partners for their support:
For more information on our Educational Partner Programme please click on the logos below.

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We thank our EPP Partners for their support:
For more information on our Educational Partner Programme please click on the logos below.