PROGRAMME 2019

Thursday, October 17th

  • Arrival of participants
  • Registration

19:00

Welcome cocktail – Bucovina Lodge

Friday, October 18th

08:30

Introduction. The program of the day. Tudor TOMA, London, UK

“TED-like” presentations. What is a TED like talk? TED talks are concise and short. Speakers have generally done the hard work of cutting out any extraneous ideas. Ideally, every word of a TED talk counts — and that’s very different from the medical presentations most of us are used to!

08:40 – 09:00

TED 1: Bronchiectasis – Standardized approach based on (near) Artificial Intelligence. Dr. Daniela Nicoară, Birmingham, UK.

09:00 – 09:10

Discussions

09:10 – 09:30

TED 2: COPD – the new NICE-UK guide and how does it change your clinical practice. Dr. Craig Batista, London, UK

09:30 – 09:40

Discussions

09:40 – 10:00

TED 3: The fungal community, the microbiota and the lung. Why does it matter? Dr. Jocelin Hall, London, UK

10:00 – 10:10

Discussions

10:20 – 10:45

Pharmaceutical Symposium

10:45 – 11:00

Coffee break

11:15 – 13:00

Multiplex of practical workshops

  • Thoracic ultrasound for absolute beginners
    • (Meera Kamalanathan, Tom Mason, Andrew Hearn)
      – Image acquisition
      – Image interpretation
  • Cardiac limited ultrasound
    • (Laura Briota)
  • Advanced thoracic ultrasound. Special guest: Natalia Buda, Gdansk, Poland.
  • Non-invasive ventilation in clinical practice
    • (Prof. Daniela Boișteanu)
  • Bronch Express Simulation – an introduction into EBUS

13:00 – 14:00

Lunch

14:00 – 14:45

Guest lecture, Q&A: Lung ultrasound in Poland, how can we collaborate? – Natalia Buda, Gdansk, Poland.

15:00 – 15:30

Pharmaceutical Symposium

15:30 – 15:45

Coffee break

15:45 – 17:00

Multiplex of practical workshops

  • Thoracic ultrasound for absolute beginners
    • (Meera Kamalanathan, Tom Mason, Andrew Hearn)
      – Image acquisition
      – Image interpretation
  • Cardiac limited ultrasound
    • (Laura Briota)
  • Non-invasive ventilation in clinical practice
    • (Prof. Daniela Boișteanu)
  • Bronch Express Simulation – an introduction into EBUS

17:00

Conclusions of the day

Saturday, October 19th

08:30 – 09:10

Guest lecture and Q&A: ”Why should lipids be important for the chest physician?” Prof. Martin Crook, University Hospital Lewisham, Kings College London, UK.

09:10 – 10:30

Pulmonary microbiota. 4 case presentations. Discussions.

10:30 – 11:00

Pharmaceutical Symposium

11:00 – 11:15

Coffee break

11:15 – 13:00

Debates & Practical workshops

  • Pulmonary embolism: diagnosis and stratification. Special guest: Prof. Dr. Laurentiu Sorodoc, Iasi.
  • Masterclass of thoracic ultrasound. Discussion-debate. Special guest: Natalia Buda, Gdansk, Poland.
  • Non-invasive ventilation in clinical practice
    • (Prof. Daniela Boișteanu)
  • Individual practice on ultrasound equipment or Bronch Express simulator

13:00 – 14:00

Conclusions. Lunch