ESPGHAN NITE Masterclass (cancelled)

Intestinal failure from birth to adulthood

This school was cancelled due to the ongoing COVID-19 health crisis, and ESPGHAN's related responsibility for the health of our faculty, delegates and staff. Please monitor this website for further updates on a potential new date.

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General Information

During a 3 days- 2 night stay we will try to address all the challenges linked to intestinal failure rehabilitation and transplantation. Furthermore, we will have some time to discuss difficult cases of intestinal failure and transplantation with some panels of experts from the faculty.

For those interested in clinical research in this field we will also leave some space to propose and discuss ongoing and future collaborative studies.

Application & Fees

Application Deadline: application is closed

Participation Fees: EUR 100.00

A standrad fee of EUR 100 will be applied for all approved delegates.

Please use the online application form on this page to apply to the conference. Applications by email cannot be accepted. Should you experience any issues with the registration tool, please contact

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.

Cost Coverage

ESPGHAN will arrange and cover the following for registered delegates: 

  • two nights of accommodation at our contracted hotel (November 02 and 03)
  • pre-arranged dinner on November 02 and November 03
  • congress material


If you have any questions, please contact the ESPGHAN Office for details.
Phone: +41 (0)22 5934732 / +41 (0)22 5934732


Day 01 - November 2

13:00-14:00 Participants registration and light lunch
14:00-14:10 Introduction L. D'Antiga, L. Norsa
14:10-14:40 IF due to congenital diarrhoea - Dr. L. Norsa
14:40-15:10 IF due to motility disorders - J. Koeglmeier
15:10-15:40 Surgical IF and reconstruction - Pr. D. Alberti
15:40-16:10 Discussion
16:10-16:30 Coffee Break


  • Worshop 1: 3 selected difficult cases of intestinal rehabilitation to be discussed with faculty: Pr. O. Goulet, Pr. S. Kolacek, Pr. R. Shamir, J. Koeglmeier, B. De Koning, L. Norsa
  • Worshop 2: 3 selected difficult cases in intestinal transplantation to be discussed with faculty: Pr. G. Mazariegos, M. Colledan, F. Lacaille, G. Gupte, E. Boluda, J. Hind, L. D'Antiga
  • Worshop 3: 3 selected cases of difficult management of IF by APH. 
20:00 Dinner


We look forward to welcoming you in Bergamo,

Lorenzo D'Antiga (Local Organiser)
Lorenzo Norsa (Local Organiser)