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Tuesday 21 May 2024

EUSICA/INSICA-Brain 2024 Meeting (Main Hall)

08:15 – 08:50
Registration and Coffee in the Exhibition area

 

09:00 – 09:10
Welcome and Introduction
Matt Lechner (University College London, UK)

 

09:10 – 10:00

PROMSs and establishing personalized patient education
Chair: Christian von Buchwald (University of Copenhagen, Denmark)

Speakers: Mads Guldager ‘Report from the PROM working group’, Jacklyn Liu ‘Survivorship’, Benjamin Verillaud ‘Prospective multicentric assessment of functional outcomes - depending on the surgical technique’

Panel: Nyall London, PPI representative, Mads Guldager, Jacklyn Liu, Ehab Y Hanna

 

10:00 – 10:20

Keynote 1 (in partnership with KARL STORZ): ‘Why do we need guidelines? – lessons learnt and future outlook’
Chair: Tim Mitchell (President, The Royal College of Surgeons of England)

Speaker: Dame Valerie J. Lund (University College London, UK)

 

10:20 – 11:00

Establishing international evidence-based guidelines – a report from the EUSICA/INSICA-Brain International Working Group, followed by a panel discussion
Moderator: Benjamin Verillaud

Speaker: Florian Chatelet ‘Report from the International Guidelines review Working Group’

Panel: Nyall London, Garret Choby, Robbie Woods, Florian Chatelet, TBC Carlo Resteghini (ESMO)

 

11:00 – 11:25 Coffee Break

11:25 – 12:15
Basic science
Chair: Mario Hermsen

Speaker: Yoko Takahashi (MD Anderson Cancer Center)

Panel: Yoko Takahashi, TBC

 

12:15 – 12:45
Young investigator session
Chair: Annalisa Trama

Speakers: Top-3 oral presentations (5 min each) and Top-3 poster presentations (3 min each)

Panel: presenters for questions

 

12:45 – 13:45 Lunch (Exhibition and Networking Area)

 

13:45 – 14:15
Keynote 2 (in partnership with FUSETEC and TBC): ‘Surgical innovation in sinonasal cancer management – lessons learnt and future outlook’
Keynote Speaker: Ehab Y Hanna (MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, US)

 

14:15 – 14:45
‘Examples of Surgical Innovation and applicability – live transmission to Dissection course’
Chair: Matt Lechner (University College London, UK)

Speakers: Christian von Buchwald ‘the Fluoguide experience’; Saleh Okhavat ‘3D models in training and teaching);

Panel: Ehab Hanna, Christian von Buchwald, Robbie Woods, Saleh Okhavat, Jayakar Nayak,

 

14:45: – 15:15
COST session (in partnership with COST/immunoMODEL)
Co-chairs: Eva Balibrea-Martinez & Johannes Haybaeck

Speaker: TBC COST speaker

Panel: Mario Hermsen, Yoko Takahashi

 

15:15 – 15:45
Cancer registries and multinational collaborations
Chair and moderator: Robbie Woods

Speakers: Peter Hwang (Stanford University): ‘CORSICA’; Annalisa Trama: ‘EURACAN’; 2024/2025 President Benjamin Verillaud: ‘EUSICA’; Matt Lechner: ‘INSICA-Brain collaboration’

 

15:45 – 16:00 Coffee Break

 

16:00 – 17:00 (Keynote Theatre)

Health Inequalities and Global Outreach (AGA-ENT 2024 Annual Meeting)

Chair: Trustees (AGA-ENT)

Tuesday 21 May 2024
 

EUSICA/INSICA-Brain Dissection Course

(Main Hall and Gallery Suite; 24 places only)

08:15 – 08:50
Registration and Coffee in the Exhibition area

 

09:00 – 09:10
Main hall

 

09:10 – 10:00

Main hall

 

10:00 – 10:20

Main hall

 

10:20 – 11:00

Main hall

 

11:00 – 11:25 Coffee Break

11:25 – 11:40

Lecture: Extended endoscopic access to sinonasal tumors and frontal sinuses
Speakers: Garret Choby (University of Pittsburgh) and Mat Geltzeiler (OHSU)

11:40 – 12:45
Dissection: Dissection of sinonasal tumor 1 (IP) and sinonasal tumor 2 (frontal sinuses)
International faculty: Garret Choby (University of Pittsburgh); Ehab Hanna (MD Anderson Cancer Center); Ciaran Hill (University College London); Jason Fleming (University of Liverpool); Mat Geltzeiler (OHSU); Matt Lechner (University College London); Nyall London (Johns Hopkins University); Jayakar Nayak (Stanford University); Nick Eynon-Lewis (Barts Health. London); Jens Peter Klussmann (University of Cologne); Saleh Okhavat (University of Glasgow); Sacit Bulent Omay (Yale University); Carl Philpott (UEA); Rishi Sharma (University of Cambridge); Mario Turri-Zanoni (University of Varese, Italy); Benjamin Verillaud (Université Paris Cité); Christian von Buchwald (University of Copenhagen); Erich Vyskocil (Medical University of Vienna); Robbie Woods (Beaumont Hospital, Ireland)

 

12:45 – 13:45 Lunch (Exhibition and Networking Area)

 

13:45 – 14:15
Main hall

 

14:15 – 14:45
Main hall

 

14:45: – 15:15
Main hall

 

15:15 – 15:45
Main hall

 

15:15 – 15:30 Coffee Break

 

15:30 – 15:45
Lecture: Pituitary access, pituitary surgery and use of neuro-navigation
Speaker: Jayakar Nayak (Stanford University) and Sacit Bulent Omay (Yale University)

15:30 – 17:30
Pitutiary access dissection and pituitary surgery
International faculty: Garret Choby (University of Pittsburgh); Ehab Hanna (MD Anderson Cancer Center); Ciaran Hill (University College London); Jason Fleming (University of Liverpool); Mat Geltzeiler (OHSU); Matt Lechner (University College London); Nyall London (Johns Hopkins University); Jayakar Nayak (Stanford University); Nick Eynon-Lewis (Barts Health. London); Jens Peter Klussmann (University of Cologne); Saleh Okhavat (University of Glasgow); Sacit Bulent Omay (Yale University); Carl Philpott (UEA); Rishi Sharma (University of Cambridge); Mario Turri-Zanoni (University of Varese, Italy); Benjamin Verillaud (Université Paris Cité); Christian von Buchwald (University of Copenhagen); Erich Vyskocil (Medical University of Vienna); Robbie Woods (Beaumont Hospital, Ireland)

Wednesday 22 May 2024

EUSICA/INSICA-Brain 2024 Meeting (Main Hall)

08:15 – 08:50
Registration and Coffee in the Exhibition area

 

09:00 – 09:30
Surgical management of nasopharyngeal cancers and brain cancers
Chair: Mario Turri-Zanoni and TBC

Speakers: TBC, Ciaran Hill (University College London)

 

09:30 – 10:30
Clinical cases (Tumor Board/MDT panel)
Chair: Benjamin Verillaud

Panel: Ehab Y Hanna, Peter Klussmann, Amrita Jay, Ciaran Hill, Paolo Bossi, ? TBC radiologist

 

10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break and Poster presentations

 

11:00 – 12:00
Multi-omics (Genomics and Epigenomics) and translational work (Transcan-3)
Chair: David Capper

Speaker: Philipp Jurmeister (epigenomics), Mike Hubank (genomics)

Panel: Philipp Jurmeister, TBC, Mario Hermsen, Mike Hubank

 

12:00 – 13:00
Keynote session: Long-read sequencing and multi-modal analysis

Chair: Gary Royle (University College London)

Keynote Speaker: Prabhu Arumugam (Genomics England; ‘The Cancer 2.0 vision’)

Panel: Mike Hubank, Prabhu Arumugam, Alan Turing Inst representative

 

13:00 – 14:00 Lunch (Exhibition and Networking Area)

 

14:00 – 14:45
Translation of molecular techniques and innovation in local infrastructures for the benefit of patients – precision oncology
Chair: Geoff Bellingan (UCLH, Cancer Alliance)

Speaker: Sebastian Brandner (UCLH)

Panel: Ehab Y Hanna (MD Anderson Cancer Center, David Capper, Sebastian Brandner, PPI representative

 

14:45 – 15:30
Latest advances in radiation and proton-beam therapy
Chair: Sandra Nuyts

Speakers: Jason Fleming ‘PROTIS UK and Translational Research programme’; Juliette Tharia/Florent Carsuzaa ‘Anatomical mapping in sinonasal cancers for the planning of postoperative therapy’

Panel: Jason Fleming, Juliette Thariat/Florent Carsuzaa, ? Marco Ferrari (Padova)

 

15:30 – 16:15
Clinical trials and precision medicine tools

Chair: Paolo Bossi

Speaker: Nyall London (Johns Hopkins/NIH) ‘The unmet clinical needs in sinonasal cancer management and ongoing/future trials’

Panel: Nyall London,

 

16:15 – 16:30
Award of poster and oral presentation prizes, closure and outlook for 2025
Co-Chairs: Benjamin Verillaud (2024/2025 President) & Matt Lechner (2023/2024 President)

Wednesday 22 May 2024
 

EUSICA/INSICA-Brain Dissection Course

(Main Hall and Gallery Suite; 24 places only)

08:15 – 08:50
Registration and Coffee in the Exhibition area

 

09:00 – 09:30
Main hall

 

09:30 – 10:30

Main hall

10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break and Poster presentations

11:00 – 11:15
Lecture: Endoscopic nasopharyngectomy
Speaker: Mario Turri-Zanoni

11:15 – 13:00
Dissection: Endoscopic nasopharyngectomy
International faculty: Garret Choby (University of Pittsburgh); Ehab Hanna (MD Anderson Cancer Center); Ciaran Hill (University College London); Jason Fleming (University of Liverpool); Mat Geltzeiler (OHSU); Matt Lechner (University College London); Nyall London (Johns Hopkins University); Jayakar Nayak (Stanford University); Nick Eynon-Lewis (Barts Health. London); Jens Peter Klussmann (University of Cologne); Saleh Okhavat (University of Glasgow); Sacit Bulent Omay (Yale University); Carl Philpott (UEA); Rishi Sharma (University of Cambridge); Mario Turri-Zanoni (University of Varese, Italy); Benjamin Verillaud (Université Paris Cité); Christian von Buchwald (University of Copenhagen); Erich Vyskocil (Medical University of Vienna); Robbie Woods (Beaumont Hospital, Ireland)

13:00 – 14:00 Lunch (Exhibition and Networking Area)

 

14:00 – 14:45
Main hall

14:45 – 15:00 Coffee break

15:00 – 15:15
Lecture: Surgical innovation and novel technologies, incl. navigation

Speaker: Erich Vyskocil (MUV) and Matt Lechner (University College London)

15:15 – 16:30

Dissection: Dissection using surgical innovation technologies, incl. navigation, ICG, etc.
International faculty: Garret Choby (University of Pittsburgh); Ehab Hanna (MD Anderson Cancer Center); Ciaran Hill (University College London); Jason Fleming (University of Liverpool); Mat Geltzeiler (OHSU); Matt Lechner (University College London); Nyall London (Johns Hopkins University); Jayakar Nayak (Stanford University); Nick Eynon-Lewis (Barts Health. London); Jens Peter Klussmann (University of Cologne); Saleh Okhavat (University of Glasgow); Sacit Bulent Omay (Yale University); Carl Philpott (UEA); Rishi Sharma (University of Cambridge); Mario Turri-Zanoni (University of Varese, Italy); Benjamin Verillaud (Université Paris Cité); Christian von Buchwald (University of Copenhagen); Erich Vyskocil (Medical University of Vienna); Robbie Woods (Beaumont Hospital, Ireland)

You will also gain free entry to access Oncology Professional Care, included in the cost of your ticket.

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