Endometriosis - from beginning to end

Precongress Course 4

 Special Interest Group Endometriosis and Endometrial Disorders

 

Course type
Advanced


Course co-ordinators
Andrew Horne (United Kingdom) and Lone Hummelshoj (United Kingdom), Christian Becker (United Kingdom)

 

Course description
The aim of this course is to understand how endometriosis affects women's quality of life and the risk of diseases that occur during peri-menopausal or post-menopausal ages, from a life-course epidemiological point of view.

 

Target audience
Clinicians treating women with endometriosis and endometriosis researchers

 

Programme




Monday 02 July 2018

09:00 - 09:30
Are you born with it?
Krina Zondervan, United Kingdom
09:30 - 09:45
Discussion
09:45 - 10:15
Prevalence and risk factors?
Stacey Missmer, U.S.A.
10:15 - 10:30
Discussion
10:30 - 11:00
Coffee break
11:00 - 11:30
Controversies in diagnosis: treat first, investigate later?
Arnaud Fauconnier, France
11:30 - 11:45
Discussion
11:45 - 12:15
Non-invasive biomarkers - what's new?
Martin Götte, Germany
12:15 - 12:30
Discussion
12:30 - 13:30
Lunch
13:30 - 14:00
The challenges of long term management of women with endometriosis
Neil Johnson, New Zealand
14:00 - 14:15
Discussion
14:15 - 14:45
Living with endometriosis - a patient's perspective
Lyndsey Hogg, United Kingdom
14:45 - 15:00
Discussion
15:00 - 15:30
Coffee break
15:30 - 16:00
Long term health risks associated with endometriosis
Marina Kvaskoff, U.S.A.
16:00 - 16:15
Discussion
16:15 - 16:45
Does endometriosis end with menopause?
Christian Becker, United Kingdom
16:45 - 17:00
Discussion