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

Program of the Congress

Day 1

Colloquium Opening

Moderator: Kulpash Kaliaskarova (President of GastroHepatoTransplant Group)

08:30 - 08:35
Greetings from Ministry of Healthcare

Yelzhan Birtanov (Minister of Healthcare of the Republic of Kazakhstan)

08:35 - 08:40
Opening Remarks

Jan Lerut (President of LDLT Study Group)

08:40 - 08:50
Coordination of liver transplantation in Kazakhstan

Doskaliyev Zhaksylyk (Republican Coordination Center for Transplantation, Kazakhstan)

08:50 - 09:00
Current status of liver transplantation in Kazakhstan

Bolat Baimakhanov (Syzganov's National Scientific Surgery Center, Kazakhstan)

Symposium 1: Evaluation and LDLT

Chairs: Jan Lerut (Université catholique Louvain, Belgium) and

Zhijun Zhu (Beijing Friendship Hospital Capital Medical University, China)

09:00 - 09:20
Living liver donor evaluation : anatomic and functional considerations

Zhijun Zhu (Beijing Friendship Hospital Capital Medical University, China)

09:20 - 09:40
Liver recipient evaluation : nutritional considerations

Toshimi Kaido (Kyoto University, Japan)

09:40 - 10:00
Living liver donor evaluation : ethical considerations

Jan Lerut (Université catholique Louvain, Belgium)

10:00 - 10:20
Acute hepatic failure and LDLT : how to deal with?

Kenneth Chok (The University of Hong Kong, HK)

10:20 - 10:40
Coffee Break

Symposium 2: Indication and LDLT

Chairs: Chao-Long Chen (Chang Gung Memorial Hospital Kaohsiung, Taiwan) and

Suk-Koo Lee (Samsung Medical Center, Seoul, Korea)

10:40 - 11:00
Hepatic disease burden in Kazakhstan

Kulpash Kaliaskarova (University Medical Center, Kazakhstan)

11:00 - 11:20
LDLT and acute & chronic end-stage liver disease in children

Mureo Kasahara (National Center for Child Health and Development,Tokyo, Japan)

11:20 - 11:40
LDLT and viral & alcohol related end-stage liver diseases

Chih-Chi Wang (Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital,Taiwan)

11:40 - 12:00
LDLT and expanded hepatocellular cancer criteria

Kwang-Woong Lee (Seoul National University Hospital, Korea)

Lunch Symposium sponsored by Green Cross

Chairs: Doskaliyev Zhaksylyk (Republican Coordination Center for Transplantation, Kazakhstan) and

Kwang-Woong Lee (Seoul National University Hospital, Korea)

12:00 - 12:30
How to prevent viral B allograft reinfection

Gi-Won Song (Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea)

12:30 - 13:30
Lunch

13:30 - 14:20
Poster Presentation Session

Chairs: International Guest + Local Organizing Committee

Symposium 3: Surgical Technique and donor surgery

Chairs: Mohamed Rela (Global Health City Chennai, India) and

Bolat Baimakhanov (Syzganov's National Scientific Surgery Center, Kazakhstan)

14:20 - 14:40
Optimizing techniques in living donor hepatectomy

Chao-Long Chen (Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital,Taiwan)

14:40 - 15:00
Reducing vascular and biliary complications in living liver donation

Rey-Heng Hu (National Taiwan University Hospital, Taiwan)

15:00 - 15:20
Surgical tips to deal with vascular and biliary variations

Gi-Won Song (Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea)

15:20 - 15:40
Minimally invasive donor hepatectomy

Kyung-Suk Suh (Seoul National University Hospital, Korea)

15:40 - 16:00
Coffee Break

Symposium 4: Surgical technique and recipient surgery

Chao-Long Chen (Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taiwan) and

Soon-Il Kim (Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea)

16:00 - 16:20
Bench Surgery in LDLT

Mark Cattral (University Hospital Toronto, Canada)

16:20 - 16:40
Recipient hepatectomy and right liver graft implantation

Deok-Bog Moon (Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea)

16:40 - 17:00
Recipient hepatectomy and left liver graft implantation

Hiroto Egawa (Tokyo Women's' Medical University, Japan)

17:00 - 17:20
Special considerations in pediatric recipients

Mohamed Rela (Global Health City Chennai, India)

Case Discussion 1 : Postoperative management in Kazakhstan

Chairs: Chao-Long Chen (Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taiwan) and

Hiroto Egawa (Tokyo Womens' Medical University, Japan)

17:20 - 17:30
Clinical case I : Very high early transaminasemia; what to do?

Kakharman Yesmembetov (University Medical Center, Kazakhstan)

17:30 - 17:35
How to improve the outcome?

Mark Cattral (University Hospital Toronto, Canada)

17:35 - 17:45
Panel Discussion

Kwang-Woong Lee (Seoul National University Hospital, Korea)

Kenneth Chok (The University of Hong Kong, HK)

Case Discussion 2 : Surgical difficulty in Kazakhstan

Kyung-Suk Suh (Seoul National University Hospital, Korea) and

Jan Lerut (Université catholique Louvain, Belgium)

17:45 - 17:55
Clinical case II : the liver graft has two portal veins

Zhassulan Baimakhanov (Syzganov's National Scientific Surgery Center, Kazakhstan)

17:55 - 18:00
How to overcome this surgical difficulty?

Refaat Kemal (Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt)

18:00 - 18:10
Panel Discussion

Kwang-Woong Lee (Seoul National University Hospital, Korea)

Kenneth Chok (The University of Hong Kong, HK)

18:10 - 18:20
Summary and Closing Remarks

Jan Lerut (President of LDLT Study Group)

Day 2

08:30 - 09:00
Registration
GENERAL SESSION

Chairs: Chairman of the Board of "University Medical Center", President GHTGA Association

09:00 - 09:10
Greetings

Chairman of the Board of "University Medical Center"

09:10 - 09:40
HBV - HDV infection. Risk of perinatal fetal infection

D.Abdurakhmanov, Professor of the Department of Therapy and Occupational Diseases and the Department of Human Pathology of the First Moscow State Medical University, Moscow, Russia

09:40 - 10:10
Fatigue in chronic liver disease

David Jones, Professor of Liver Immunology, Newcastle University, Institute of Cellular Medicine, UK

10:10 - 10:40
Hepatic encephalopathy. Modern management. When were we late for liver transplantation?

D.Bordin., MD, PhD, Moscow. Russia

10:40 - 11:00
Coffee-break

SESSION 1. GASTROENTEROLOGY NEWS - 2018.

Moderators: O. Shchukina, B.Iskakov, E.Laryushina

11:00 - 11:50
Inflammatory bowel disease. ECCO Overview 2018

O.Shchukina, MD, PhD, Saint Petersburg, Russia

11:50 - 12:20
Exocrine pancreatic insufficiency as a factor affecting the duration and quality of life of the patient. Pancreasafterbariatricsurgery

D.Bordin., MD, PhD, Moscow. Russia

12:20 - 12:40
IBD and pregnancy. ECCO approaches

JürgenStein. Frankfurt, Germany

12:40 - 13:00
Autoimmune crossroads. Liver and intestines. OVERLAP. Problems of the clinician.

K.Kaliaskarova, Astana, Kazakhstan

13:00 - 14:00
Lunch

Session 2. Viral Hepatits.

Moderators: D.Abdurakhmanov, B.Kosherova,A.Kyzdabekov

14:00 - 14:30
Viral hepatitis today. AASLD News 2018

RobertGish, Adjunct Professor of Medicine, Stanford University, CA Clinical Professor, Adjunct, Department of Medicine, University of Nevada in Las Vegas Medical Director of Asian Pacific Health Foundation, San Diego, CA

14:30 - 14:45
Viral hepatitis and children. News 2018.

A.Ashimkhanova, UMC, Astana, Kazakhstan

14:45 - 15:15
Laboratory algorithm Optimization for screening and diagnosis to ensure timely access to treatment and elimination of viral hepatitis C

Saladin Osmanov, MD, PhD, Wiesbaden, Germany

15:05 - 15:15
Progression factors of viral hepatitis D in Kazakhstan

B.Ilyasova, A.Kyzdarbekov, B.Erezhepov,M.Izenova, V.Ayupova, B.Abzhaparova, T.Kasymova, R.Umarova Almaty, Taraz, Shymkent, Kyzyl-Orda

15:15 - 15:25
Fatty Liver in patients with chronic viral hepatitis. Prediction and optimization of therapy

A.Konysbekova, F.Bekenova, Astana, Kazakhstan

15:25 - 15:40
Coffee-break

Session 3. Topical issues in hepatiology. Post-transplant immunosuppression.

Moderators: Zh.Doskaliev, B.Baymakhanov, A.Mukazhanov

15:30 - 15:50
Fibroscan. CAP in contemporary hepatology and transplantology

MuthukumarassamyRajakannu, Institute of Liver diseases and transplantation at Gleneagles Global Hospitals, India

15:50 - 16:15
Portal vein thrombosis

Zh.Spatayev, National Scientific Center of Oncology and Transplantology UMC, Astana, Kazakhstan

16:15 - 16:30
Immunosuppression in a long period after liver transplantation

K.Yesmembetov, Chief gastroenterologist of the Healthcare Department, Astana, Kazakhstan

16:30 - 17:00
Resolution. Closing remarks

Zh.Doskaliev, Kwang-Woong Lee, B.Baimakhanov, L.Akhmetniazova, G.Kulkaeva,G.Sarsenbaeva, A.Mukazhanov, K.Kaliaskarova