June 23-24, 2018,
Hotel Ritz - Carlton, Dostyk street 16, Astana, Kazakhstan

Greeting

Welcome to

 Joint Colloquium of LDLT Study Group and IV Congress of hepatology and gastroenterology of Kazakhstan.

GastroHepatoTransplantGroup Astana (GHTG) with the Living Donor Liver Transplantation (LDLT) Study Group invites to take part in the IV Congress of hepatology, gastroenterology and transplantology.

Date of the meeting: June 23 - 24, 2018.

June 23 - day of transplantology

June 24 - day of the hepatology / gastroenterology

Venue: The Ritz - Carlton Hotel, Dostyk street 16, Astana, Kazakhstan

Organizers:

Healthcare Ministry of the Republic of Kazakhstan;

"UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER", Astana, Kazakhstan

LDLT Study Group, South Korea

"GastroHepatoTransplantGroup " NGO, Astana, Kazakhstan

The program of the Congress includes plenary lectures, discussion of topical problems of theoretical and clinical hepatology / gastroenterology and transplantology.

Here you can find the program of the congress.

Congresscard

Speakers

Program of the Congress

Colloquium Opening
08:30 - 08:35
Greetings from Ministry of Healthcare
08:35 - 08:40
Opening Remarks
08:40 - 08:50
Coordination of liver transplantation in Kazakhstan
08:50 - 09:00
Current status of liver transplantation in Kazakhstan
Symposium 1: Evaluation and LDLT
09:00 - 09:20
Living liver donor evaluation : anatomic and functional considerations
09:20 - 09:40
Liver recipient evaluation : nutritional considerations
09:40 - 10:00
Living liver donor evaluation : ethical considerations
10:00 - 10:20
Acute hepatic failure and LDLT : how to deal with?
10:20 - 10:40
Coffee Break
Symposium 2: Indication and LDLT
10:40 - 11:00
Hepatic disease burden in Kazakhstan
11:00 - 11:20
LDLT and acute & chronic end-stage liver disease in children
11:20 - 11:40
LDLT and viral & alcohol related end-stage liver diseases
11:40 - 12:00
LDLT and expanded hepatocellular cancer criteria
Lunch Symposium sponsored by Green Cross
12:00 - 12:30
How to prevent viral B allograft reinfection
12:30 - 13:30
Lunch
13:30 - 14:20
Poster Presentation Session
Symposium 3: Surgical Technique and donor surgery
14:20 - 14:40
Optimizing techniques in living donor hepatectomy
14:40 - 15:00
Reducing vascular and biliary complications in living liver donation
15:00 - 15:20
Surgical tips to deal with vascular and biliary variations
15:20 - 15:40
Minimally invasive donor hepatectomy
15:40 - 16:00
Coffee Break
Symposium 4: Surgical technique and recipient surgery
16:00 - 16:20
Bench Surgery in LDLT
16:20 - 16:40
Recipient hepatectomy and right liver graft implantation
16:40 - 17:00
Recipient hepatectomy and left liver graft implantation
17:00 - 17:20
Special considerations in pediatric recipients
Case Discussion 1 : Postoperative management in Kazakhstan
17:20 - 17:30
Clinical case I : Very high early transaminasemia; what to do?
17:30 - 17:35
How to improve the outcome?
17:30 - 17:35
Panel Discussion
Case Discussion 2 : Surgical difficulty in Kazakhstan
17:45 - 17:55
Clinical case II : the liver graft has two portal veins
17:55 - 18:00
How to overcome this surgical difficulty?
18:00 - 18:10
Panel Discussion
18:10 - 18:20
Summary and Closing Remarks
08:30 - 09:00
Registration
Kenneth Chok (The University of Hong Kong, HK)
09:00 - 09:10
Greetings
09:10 - 09:40
HBV - HDV infection. Risk of perinatal fetal infection
09:40 - 10:10
Fatigue in chronic liver disease
10:10 - 10:40
Hepatic encephalopathy. Modern management. When were we late for liver transplantation?
10:40 - 11:00
Coffee-break
SESSION 1. GASTROENTEROLOGY NEWS - 2018.
11:00 - 11:50
Inflammatory bowel disease. ECCO Overview 2018
11:50 - 12:20
Exocrine pancreatic insufficiency as a factor affecting the duration and quality of life of the patient. Pancreasafterbariatricsurgery
12:20 - 12:40
IBD and pregnancy. ECCO approaches
12:40 - 13: 00
Autoimmune crossroads. Liver and intestines. OVERLAP. Problems of the clinician.
13:00 - 14:00
Lunch
SESSION 2. VIRAL HEPATITIS.
14:00 - 14:30
Viral hepatitis today. AASLD News 2018
14:30 - 14:45
Viral hepatitis and children. News 2018.
14:45 - 15:05
Laboratory algorithm Optimization for screening and diagnosis to ensure timely access to treatment and elimination of viral hepatitis C
15:05 - 15:15
Progression factors of viral hepatitis D in Kazakhstan
15:15 - 15:25
Fatty Liver in patients with chronic viral hepatitis. Prediction and optimization of therapy
15:20 - 15:40
Coffee-break
SESSION 3. TOPICAL ISSUES IN HEPATIOLOGY. POST-TRANSPLANT IMMUNOSUPPRESSION
15:30 - 15:50
Fibroscan. CAP in contemporary hepatology and transplantology
15:50 - 16:15
Portal vein thrombosis
16:15 - 16:30
Immunosuppression in a long period after liver transplantation
16:30 - 17:00
Resolution. Closing remarks

Accommodation

You can find information about accommodation in the best hotels:
The Ritz-Carlton, Astana
Tel. T. +7 (7172) 737 999
+7 (7172) 734 000
Address: Dostyk Street 16
Astana, 010000, Kazakhstan
Wyndham Garden Astana
Tel. T. +7 (7172) 79 00 00 (int. 4038)
M. +7 (771) 022 60 72
WA +7 (707) 815 44 11
Address: 6/1 Turar Ryskulov Street
Astana, 010000, Kazakhstan