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Thursday 23 May 2019

08:15 - 09:00
Registration and Welcome Coffee

09:00 - 09:15
Introduction
Didier Dewailly, France

09:15 - 10:15
Session 1: Diagnosis on the time machine: 1-The Past: Reappraisal of Rotterdam Criteria> 15 years after
Chairs
Daniela Romualdi, Italy
Joop Laven, The Netherlands
09:15 - 09:35
Overestimation of PCOS diagnosis with the Rotterdam criteria in the general population: has there been a “iatrogenic” rise in the prevalence?
Frank J. Broekmans, The Netherlands
09:35 - 09:45
Discussion
09:45 - 10:05
Clinical, reproductive and metabolic differences in the four phenotypes: do we have now four distinct syndromes? (and the relevance to decision making)
Laure C. Morin - Papunen, Finland
10:05 - 10:15
Discussion

10:15 - 10:45
Coffee Break

10:45 - 11:45
Session 2: Diagnosis on the time machine: 2-The Present: Challenging issues in diagnosing PCOS
Chairs
Roy Homburg, United Kingdom
Steve Franks, United Kingdom
10:45 - 11:05
Rigorous definition of oligoanovulation and reliable definition of biological hyperandrogenism
Adam Balen, United Kingdom
11:05 - 11:15
Discussion
11:15 - 11:35
Updated definition of polycystic ovarian morphology with the new generation ultrasound technologies (AFC, 3D)
Didier Dewailly, France
11:35 - 11:45
Discussion

11:45 - 12:45
Session 3: Diagnosis on the time machine: 3-The future: new directions
Chairs
Frank J. Broekmans, The Netherlands
Terhi Piltonen, Finland
11:45 - 12:05
The emerging role of Antimüllerian Hormone: is a diagnostic nomogram conceivable for PCOS?
Joop Laven, The Netherlands
12:05 - 12:15
Discussion
12:15 - 12:35
The placement of metabolic abnormalities: in or out?
Hèctor F. Escobar-Morreale, Spain
12:35 - 12:45
Discussion

12:45 - 14:00
Lunch Break

14:00 - 14:30
Keynote Lecture: New Insights into the Aethiology of PCOS
Didier Dewailly, France

14:30 - 15:30
Session 4: The kaleidoscope of the syndrome - Part I
Chairs
Adam Balen, United Kingdom
Efstratios Kolibianakis, Greece
14:30 - 14:50
Risk assessment and disease prevention at each life stage
Helena Teede, Australia
14:50 - 15:00
Discussion
15:00 - 15:20
PCOS inside-out: the emotional well being
Terhi Piltonen, Finland
15:20 - 15:30
Discussion

15:30 - 16:00
Coffee Break

16:00 - 16:30
Session 4: The kaleidoscope of the syndrome - Part II
Chairs
Adam Balen, United Kingdom
Efstratios Kolibianakis, Greece
16:00 - 16:20
The health of the offspring: transgenerational epigenetic and genetic inheritance
Steve Franks, United Kingdom
16:20 - 16:30
Discussion