Application Deadline: 30.06.2019
ESPGHAN Young Investigator Forum 2019
Day 1: Wednesday, September 18th, 2019
12.00–14.00 Transport Airport Amsterdam – Blooming Hotel Bergen
14.00–16.00 Faculty members Meeting
Chairs: Iva Hojsak, Florence Lacaille, Jernej Dolinsek, Amit Assa.
16.00 – 16.05 Welcome by faculty
16.05 – 17.25 Interactive Introduction with the delegates
17.25 – 17.50 Faculty state of the Art lecture: Presentation techniques (Iva Hojsak) Faculty state of the Art lecture: Principles of feedback (Jernej Dolinsek)
17.50 - 18.00 Break
18.00 – 19.00 Group Work (Ice breaker)
19.00 – 19.30 Faculty state of the Art lecture: Presentation techniques (Iva Hojsak) Faculty state of the Art lecture: Principles of feedback (Jernej Dolinsek)
19.45 Pre dinner drinks + Dinner at hotel
DAY 2: Thursday, September 19th, 2019
Chair: Amit Assa
09.00 – 09.30 Adi Anafy, The glycemic and insulinemic response to different infant formula
Comment: Elina Kirshina/ Eva Ott/ Jernej Dolinsek
09.30 – 10.00 Ana-Georgeta Negrea, Etiology of Acute Liver Failure in children
Comment: Elina Kirshina/ Claire Mayer/Florence Lacaille
10.00 – 10.30 Faculty state of the Art lecture: How to be an efficient researcher - Developing proposals and writing grant applications (Amit Assa)
10.30 – 11.00 Coffee break / Photo
11.00 – 11.30 Claire Mayer, Transient Elastography Compared to Liver Biopsy to Assess Fibrosis in Pediatric Liver Disease
Comment: Marion Almes/ Muhammed Yuskel/Amit Assa
11.30 – 12.00 Claudia Sirbe, Extrahepatic Portal Vein Obstruction - A 6 years single-centre experience
Comment: Eva Ott/ Olga Laurentya/ Florence Lacaille
12.00 – 12.30 Danielle Serranti, Sofosbuvir/Ledipasvir Treatment in Adolescents 12 to 17 Years Old Infected with Genotype 1, 3 or 4 Hepatitis C Virus: a Real-World Experience
Comment: Claudia Sirbe/Muhammed Yuskel/ Florence Lacaille
12.30 – 13.30 Lunch Break
Chair: Iva Hojsak
13.30 – 14.00 Elina Kirshina, Features of physical development and nutritional status in children with inflammatory bowel disease
Comment: Marco Deganello Saccomani/ Claudia Sirbe/ Iva Hojsak
14.00 – 14.30 Eva Ott, Sedation for diagnostic gastrointestinal endoscopy in children: a prospective french study.
Comment: Marco Deganello Saccomani/ Razilya Rakhmaeva/Amit Assa
14.30 – 15.00 Francesco Proli, Quality of life in children after intestinal transplantation: comparison with liver transplantation and home parenteral nutrition
Comment: Raouf Nassar/ Tugçe Göksu Kabil/ Jernej Dolinsek
15.00 – 15.30 Coffee/tea break
15.30 – 16.00 Ilan Oseran, The effect of a Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction group intervention on stress and emotional functioning among parents of children with IBD
Comment: Francesco Proli/ Nuru Noor/ Iva Hojsak
16.00 – 16.30 Lotte Vlug, Body composition in infants with conditions leading to intestinal failure is not altered in the first 6 months
Comment: Olga Laurentya/ Raouf Nassar/ Iva Hojsak
16.30 -17.00 Marion Almes, Targeted-capture next-generation sequencing in the diagnosis of pediatric cholestasis
Comment: Ana-Georgeta Negrea/ Daniele Serranti/Iva Hojsak
17.30 Depart from the hotel for evening event and dinner
DAY 3: Friday, September 20th, 2019
Chair: Florence Lacaille
09.00 – 09.30 Marco Deganello Saccomani, Concordance between macroscopic appearance and histologic findings of oesophageal mucosa during upper endoscopy in children: a 1 year experience from a single centre.
Comment: Ondrej Fabian/ Raphaël Enaud/Amit Assa
09.30 – 10.00 Muhammed Yuskel, The role of Vitamin D levels in pediatric liver transplant patients and the post-transplant outcome
Comment: Ana-Georgeta Negrea/ Raphaël Enaud/ Florence Lacaille
10.00 – 10.30 Nuru Noor, A blood-based prognostic biomarker in Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Comment Francesco Proli/ Razilya Rakhmaeva/Amit Assa
10.30 – 11.00 Coffee break
11.00 – 11.30 Olga Laurentya, Exclusive breastfeeding, diarrhoea incidence, and infancy growth: results from Indonesian infants
Comment: Adi Anafy/ Ilan Oseran/Amit Assa
11.30 – 12.00 Ondrej Fabian, Immunohistochemical Assessment of CD30+ Lymphocytes in the Intestinal Mucosa Facilitates Diagnosis of Pediatric Ulcerative Colitis.
Comment Daniele Serranti/ Nuru Noor/ Jernej Dolinsek
12.00 – 12.30 Raouf Nassar, Central Venous Catheters -Associated Bloodstream Infections (CLABSI) in Children Diagnosed with Intestinal Failure in Southern Israel
Comment: Lotte Vlug/ Tugçe Göksu Kabil/ Iva Hojsak
12.30 – 13.00 Faculty state of the Art lecture: Writing a scientific publication (Florence Lacaille)
13.00 – 14.00 Lunch
Chair: Jernej Dolinsek
14.00 – 14.30 Raphaël Enaud, Early microbiota disturbances and intestinal inflammation in children with cystic fibrosis
Comment Ilan Oseran/ Ondrej Fabian/Jernej Dolinsek
14.30 – 15.00 Razilya Rakhmaeva, Assessing of nutritional status in children with cerebral palsy.
Comment Adi Anafy/ Lotte Vlug/ Jernej Dolinsek
15.00 – 15.30 Tugçe Göksu Kabil, Predictors of Acute Cellular Rejection in Pediatric Liver Transplantation
Comment: Claire Mayer/ Marion Almes/ Florence Lacaille
15.30 – 16.15 Tea / Break (Faculty collation of scores)
16.15 – 16.45 Closing evaluation
17.00 Depart from the hotel for evening event and farewell dinner
DAY 4: Saturday, September 21st, 2019
Breakfast and check out - Transfer back to Amsterdam Airport
Florence Lacaille (Course Organiser)
AFFILIATION: Hepatogastroenterology-Nutrition Unit, Hôpital Necker-Enfants malades, Paris
Florence Lacaille is pediatric hepatologist, also responsible for intestinal transplantation in Necker-Enfants malades (second largest hepatology unit in France and first intestinal transplantation unit in Europe).
Member of ESPGHAN since the last century, previous member of the ESPGHAN Council and the Hepatology Committee. Doing her best to help young active enthousiastic doctors to feel attracted to ESPGHAN, because of all the opportunities (clinical work, research, networking, education...) the Society offers.
AFFILIATION: Referral Center for Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition Children’s Hospital Zagreb
Iva Hojsak, MD, PhD is pediatric gastroenterologist and head of the Referral Center for Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Children’s Hospital Zagreb, Croatia. She graduated on Medical School of Zagreb, where she also received her PhD degree. She has published more than 90 scientific and clinical papers and has been a coworker in more than 15 international and Croatian scientific projects. She is a head of Scientific Committee of the Children’s Hospital Zagreb, secretary of the ESPGHAN Committee on Nutrition and associate editor of Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition. Her main clinical/research interests include probiotics, intestinal failure and parenteral nutrition and inflammatory bowel disease.
AFFILIATION: University Medical Center Maribor
Jernej Dolinšek (MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics) works at the Gastroenterology Unit of Pediatric Department University Medical Center Maribor, Slovenia, where he started to work in 1996. He serves as a head of the unit since 2012. He served as a head of the Department of Pediatrics in 2009-2010.
During his training, he has spent valuable time in Tampere, Finland with the research group of Prof. Markku Mäki. Based on this work he has finished his PhD aimed at the study of apoptotic processes in celiac disease.
He has been actively collaborating in several national and international study groups and projects in the field of pediatric gastroenterology mainly focusing on celiac disease. Currently he is actively involved in Focus-In-CD, Medicel, ProCeDE, EuroPaedHP projects and initiatives.
He has been invited as a guest speaker to many international events, especially in Eastern European countries. He has been president of Slovene Celiac Disease Society for one mandate and is still a member of Executive board. He is a member of Slovene Medical Chamber Council and Slovene Pediatric Association Executive Board.
In 1997, he was a chair of International Celiac Disease Symposium in Maribor.
He had served ESPGHAN Council as ESPGHAN International Affairs Representative (2014-2017); he is an ESPGHAN representative in UEG General Assembly, and member of ESPGHAN YIF faculty, ESPGHAN Education Task Force and ESPGHAN Gastroenterology Committee.
Within ESPGHAN, he is a member of Coeliac Disease Special Interest Group, and Coeliac Disease Guideliness Working Group.
He is happily married and has two wonderful children.