ESPGHAN GI Summer School (Cancelled)

General Information

General Information

THIS SCHOOL WAS CANCELLED DUE TO THE ONGOING GLOBAL COVID-19 CRISIS. 

It is the tradition of ESPGHAN to hold a Gastroenterology School every year. After the last activity in Italy, we invite Young Investigators and Trainees to join us for another exciting School in the beautiful city of Jerusalem, Israel, from June 24 – 26, 2020.

The main topics will cover functional GI disorders, coeliac disease, eosinophilic gastrointestinal diseases, IBD, motility disorders, intestinal failure, pancreatic disorders.

The course language is English.

Registration & Fees

Registration Deadline: April 28, 2020
Registration fee: EUR 100.00
A standard fee of EUR 100 will apply to attend the course.

Kindly use the online application form on this page. Applications submitted by email cannot be accepted. If you experience any issues with the tool, please contact us at office@espghanCandidates will be selected based on a supporting letter from a Full ESPGHAN member and an abstract that may be selected for presentation during the course. Abstracts may have been submitted to other public meetings previously.

Please do not make travel arrangements before receipt of a formal confirmation of acceptance from the ESPGHAN Office. The number of participants is limited and a selection will be made by the school organisers after the deadline. Priority will be given to ESPGHAN Members.

Abstract Submission Guidelines:
Language : English
Abstract word count : maximum 400
Title length: inclusive in total word count
Tables : maximum 2
Figure maximum 1
Details of authors: presenters name to be included and underlined
Number of coauthors : no restriction
Who can present : no restriction; any of the co-authors can present but should be registered for the conference and have paid the registration fee. Presenters should have a medical / allied health professional background
What can be submitted: case report or original work
Trial design abstract may be considered at the discretion of the abstract selection committee
Presentation: oral or poster; the authors will be notified about selection

PROGRAMME

Day 01 - Wednesday, June 24

20:00 Welcome Dinner

 

Day 02 - Thursday, June 25

08:30 - 08:45 Welcome to Jerusalem
08:45 - 09:20

GERD

09:20 - 10:00 Food Allergy
10:00 - 10:30 Coffee Break
10:30 - 11:15

Crohns Disease for the Pediatric Gastroenterologist 2020 

11:15 – 12:00

Ulcerative Colitis for the Pediatric Gastroenterologist 2020  

12:00 – 12:15

Oral presentations by participants 

12:15 – 13:00

Celiac Disease and Gluten Sensitivity – 2 sides of a coin? 

13:00 - 14:00

Lunch

14:30 - 15:00

Acute and Chronic Gastroenteritis

15:00 - 15:30

CODES Congenital Diarrhea and Enteropathies   

15:30 – 16:00 

Lunch

16:00 – 16:30

Oral Presentations by Participants (5 mins x 6)

16:30 - 17:00

Hereditary and Chronic Pancreatitis 

17:30 - 23:00 

Networking Activity & Dinner

 

Day 03 - Friday, June 26

08:30 – 09:15

Specialised Diets in Pediatric Gastroenterology 

09:15 – 10:00

Diets in IBD

10:00 – 10:30

Coffee Break

10:30 – 11:00

Foreign Body Removal and Caustic Injury 

11:30 – 12:00

Upper and Lower GI Bleeding in Pediatrics 

12:00 - 12.30

Oral Presentations by Participants 5 

12:30 - 13:30

Lunch

13:30 - 14:10

Functional Abdominal Pain 

14:15 – 14:45

Familal Polyposis Syndromes 

14:45 – 15:15

Coffee Break

15:15 – 15:45

CIPO

15:45 – 16:15

Interactive Case Presentation 

16:15 – 16:45

EoE

16:45 - 17:30

Fecal Microbiota Transplant in Children

19:00

Networking activity & Dinner

FACULTY

coming soon

Cost Coverage

ESPGHAN will arrange and cover the following for registered delegates: 

  • Accommodation up to 3 nights (organised by ESPGHAN)
  • Pre-arranged dinners and social programme  
  • Travle Refund up to EUR 400
  • Catering throughout the course   
  • Course Material 

CONTACT

If you have any questions, please contact the ESPGHAN Office for details.
Phone: +41 (0)22 9000 401
Email: office@espghan.org