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SYMPOSIUM PROGRAM

Chairs: Dr Stephen Williams and Prof Emad El Omar

THURSDAY 14th MARCH 2019 – The Pyrmont Theatre   

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0730 REGISTRATION OPENS AND ARRIVAL TEA/COFFEE AMONGST THE TRADE DISPLAYS IN THE GALLERY
0830 - 0835 Official conference open and welcomeProf Michael Bourke

RICHARD HOPE MINI SYMPOSIUM: 
The Elephant in the Room – Gastric Cancer in the West
CHAIRS: Dr Stephen Williams and Prof Emad El Omar

0835 - 0850 Gastric Carcinogenesis: H. Pylori, Genetics, Ethnicity, Diet, Microbiome and PreventionProf Emad El Omar
0850 - 0905 Early gastric cancer in Western populations: Burden of disease and screeningProf Michael Wallace
0905 - 0915 Endoscopic treatment for Early Gastric Cancer: ‘The must knows’ for all Endoscopists in a changing space Prof Michael Bourke
0915 - 0935 Discussion
0935 - 1030

LIVE ENDOSCOPY 1   
CHAIRS: Dr Stephen Williams, Dr Milan Bassan and A/Prof William Tam

1030 - 1100 Morning tea amongst the trade displays in The Gallery
1100 - 1300

LIVE ENDOSCOPY 2 
CHAIRS: Dr Robert Cheng, A/Prof Ian Norton and Prof Raj Singh

Including clinical update 1: What’s New in UGI Bleeding: When, Why and What to Expect  Dr Bronte Holt
1300 - 1400 Lunch amongst the trade displays in The Gallery
1400 - 1530

LIVE ENDOSCOPY 3   
CHAIRS: A/Prof David van der Poorten, Prof Emad El Omar and Dr Darren Pavey

1530 - 1600 Afternoon tea and trade displays in The Gallery

SIES State of the Art Lecture 1 
Chairs: A/Prof Nick Burgess and A/Prof Andrew Taylor

1600 - 1630 Barrett’s Oesophagus game changers for 2020: Screening, surveillance, biomarkers and more – Prof Rehan Haidry
1630 - 1640 General endoscopy quiz (prizes awarded on Friday afternoon) – Dr Iddo Bar-Yishay

MINI SYMPOSIUM:
CHANGING PARADIGMS IN EARLY GI MALIGNANCY
 CHAIRS: Prof Michael Bourke and Prof Michael Wallace
  

1640 - 1700 Tailoring treatment to pathology: Drivers, evidence, logic and multi-disciplinary informed consent –  A/Prof Nick Burgess
1700 - 1720 Early colon cancer: Tandem talk–  Prof Evelien Dekker and Prof Hironori Yamamoto
1720 - 1740 Early oesophageal cancer: Tandem talk–  Prof Rehan Haidry and Prof Michael Bourke
1740 - 1800 Panel Discussion
1800 CLOSE
1815 Private boat transfer to Circular Quay, departing Darling Harbour
1900 - 2200 OFFICIAL SYMPOSIUM RECEPTION  Venue: Sculpture Terrace, Museum of Contemporary Art, 140 George Street, The Rocks
2215 Private boat transfer to Darling Harbour, departing Circular Quay
Please note: Program is not final and is subject to change