The uterus revisited

Precongress Course 3

 Special Interest Group Endometriosis and Endometrial Disorders

 

Course type
Basic


Course co-ordinators
Carla Tomassetti (Belgium)Andrea Romano (The Netherlands)

 

Course description
The aim of this course is to give an overview of the function of the uterus throughout a lifetime, and to summarize possible dysfunctions and a critical analysis of some historical treatment options.

 

Target audience
Clinicians treating women with various uterine problems, and researchers interested in uterine (dys)function.

 

Programme




Monday 06 July 2020

Chairs
Andrea Romano, The Netherlands
Arne Vanhie, Belgium
09:00 - 09:30
Structure, function and hormonal regulation of the uterus
Philippa T.K. Saunders, United Kingdom
09:30 - 09:45
Discussion
09:45 - 10:15
A critical analysis of classifications of uterine anomalies and their impact on our clinical practice
Thierry Van den Bosch, Belgium
10:15 - 10:30
Discussion
10:30 - 11:00
Coffee break
Carla Tomassetti, Belgium
Umberto Leone Roberti Maggiore, Italy
11:00 - 11:30
How can our understanding of uterine contractility and it’s physical chemical environment help us manage our patient?
Ying Cheong, United Kingdom
11:30 - 11:45
Discussion
11:45 - 12:15
Hysterectomy: should we still be doing it?
Jason Abbott, Australia
12:15 - 12:30
Discussion
12:30 - 13:30
Lunch break
Stacey Missmer, U.S.A.
Antonio Simone Laganà, Italy
13:30 - 14:00
Uterine dysfunction: Fibroids and polyps
Davor Jurkovic, United Kingdom
14:00 - 14:15
Discussion
14:15 - 14:45
Uterine dysfunction: Adenomyosis
Errico Zupi, Italy
14:45 - 15:00
Discussion
15:00 - 15:30
Coffee break
Martin Götte, Germany
Umberto Leone Roberti Maggiore, Italy
15:30 - 16:00
Maintaining optimal uterine function in the management of ‘gynaecological’ malignancies
Frederic Amant, The Netherlands
16:00 - 16:15
Discussion
16:15 - 16:45
Uterine transplantation in congenital anomaly
Mats Brännström, Sweden
16:45 - 17:00
Discussion