Scientific Programme

Format of the school

The teaching course, will be held in 4 full days with 32 lessons:

  • 4 lessons in the morning (08:00-12:00)
  • 4 lessons in the afternoon (16:00-20:00)

Each lesson will be of 35/40 minutes + 15 min discussion.

 

CME Credits

24 European CME credits (ECMEC) by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME).
The EACCME credit system is based on 1 ECMEC per hour with a maximum of 6 ECMECs for a full-day event.
In order to get all the 24 credits you are requested to attend at least to 6 session each day.

Through an agreement between the European Union of Medical Specialists and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert EACCME credits to an equivalent number of AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Information on the process to convert EACCME credit to AMA credit can be found at www.ama-assn.org/go/internationalcme.

 

Official Language

All the lessons will be in English.
No simultaneous translation will be provided.

 

Lessons

Chairmen of the course: Fauser Bart (NL), Genazzani Andrea R. (IT), Tarlatzis Basil (GR)

Wednesday - January 28th

FROM OVULATION TO ASSISTED REPRODUCTION: NEW INSIGHT AND STRATEGIES
08.00 - 09.00 Mettler Liselotte (DE)
Timing of ovulation and its background
09.00 - 10.00 Barri Pedro (ES)
Ovarian stimulation during luteal phase
  Break
10.15 - 11.15 Fauser Bart (NL)
Prediction of ovulation induction outcomes in PCOS
11.15 - 12.15 Barri Pedro (ES)
Luteal phase in ART cycles
  Break
16.00 - 17.00 Tarlatzis Basil (GR)
Genomics and ovarian response
17.00 - 18.00 Barri Pedro (ES)
Management of Bad responders 15 min
  Break
18.15 - 19.15 Artini Paolo G. (IT)
Gene expression in cumulus cells and oocyte quality
19.15 - 20.15 Tarlatzis Basil (GR)
New developments in ovarian stimulation in ART
  General Discussion

Thursday January 29th

AMH, OVARIAN AGEING AND FERTILITY:
08.00 - 09.00 Artini Paolo G. (IT)
Biomarkers of ovarian ageing
09.00 - 10.00 Fauser Bart (NL) Is the evidence strong enough to justify AMH as a ovarian reserve marker in clinical practice
  Break
10.15 - 11.15 Facchinetti Fabio (IT)
Combinated Myo-inositol plus D-chiro inositol (40:1) as putative treatment of hyperinsulinemic PCOS patient
11.15 - 12.15 Fauser Bart (NL)
Pregnancy complications and children outcome
  Break
PREMATURE OVARIAN INSUFFICIENCY:
16.00 - 17.00 Panay Nicholas (UK)
POI advances in management through a global registry
17.00 - 18.00 Tarlatzis Basil (GR)
Fertility treatment in women with premature ovarian insufficiency: what is the evidence
  Break
18:15 - 19:15 Simoncini Tommaso (IT)
The long term risks of premature ovarian insufficiency
  General Discussion

Friday January 30th

GYNECOLOGICAL NEUROENDOCRINOLOGY:
08.00 - 09.00 Genazzani Alessandro D. (IT)
Pharmacological and integrative treatment of stress-induced Hypothalamic Amenorrhea
09.00 - 10.00 Vujovic Svetlana (RS)
Adipose tissue and Menstrual disorders: extreme obesity vs anorexia nervosa
  Break
10.15 - 11.15 Simoncini Tommaso (IT)
Neuroendocrine basis of the HPO axis ageing
11.15 - 12.15 Panay Nicholas (UK)
Androgen replacement in women- safe and efficacious?
  Break
METABOLISM, VITAMIN D, MYOMA AND ENDOMETRIOSIS
16.00 - 17.00 Milewicz Andrzej (PL)
Metabolic healthy obesity and Metabolic Obesity with normal weight and CVD risk in women
17.00 - 18.00 Mettler Liselotte (DE)
Myts of endometriosis
  Break
18:15 - 19:15 Milewicz Andrzej (PL)
Vitamin D deficiency: diagnosis, prevention and therapy, new consensus
19.15 - 20.15 Genazzani Alessandro D. (IT)
Medical treatment of myomas
  General Discussion

Saturday January 31st

MENOPAUSE AND AGEING
08.00 - 09.00 Mettler Liselotte (DE)
The human ovarian reserve: how can surgery destroy it
09.00 - 10.00 Vujovic Svetlana (RS)
Contraception in climacterium
  Break
10.15 - 11.15 Simoncini Tommaso (IT)
Management of symptoms during menopausal transition
11.15 - 12.15 Genazzani Andrea R. (IT)
The ageing brain in women: impact of steroid replacement therapies
  Break
16.00 - 17.00 Schmidt Mathias (DE)
Benefits and safety of isoflavones: Experimental data versus clinical evidence
17.00 - 18.00 Genazzani Andrea R. (IT)
Clinical aspects of isoflavones for femal health
  Break
18:15- 19:15 Vujovic Svetlana (RS)
Gender specific hypertension in the menopause and involutive hyperandrogenism
HORMONE THERAPIES: WHAT NEW?
19:15- 20:15 Panay Nicholas (UK)
Body identical hormone therapy- the way forward?
  General Discussion
CLOSING CEREMONY