Surgical Infection Society Europe 2019

PROGRAMME

PROGRAMME

Subject to change

Wednesday 26th June 2019
12:00 – 15:00  Council Meeting
15:00 – 18:00

 SIS-E Olympics case report contest  – €30 to attend /Free for delegates

 

15:00 – 15:15

Welcome and Presentation

Members of the SIS-E Educational Committee and Council

15:15 – 16:15 Cases 1 – 3 & Discussion
16:15 – 16:30 Coffee break
16:30 – 17:30 Cases 4 – 6 & Discussion
17:30 – 17:45

Evaluation survey (feedback)

& closing remarks

17:45 – 18:00

Selection of the best 3 cases by the Chairs

Prize giving will take place at the Welcome Networking Event

18:00 Welcome Networking Event & Drinks – Free
Join us in the Pub for informal pre-congress drinks to meet colleagues and start networking! Olympics prize giving! All delegates and accompanying persons are welcome to this free event, but places are limited, please indicate on your registration form if you would like to attend.
Thursday 27th June 2019
07:30 – 18:00 Registration
08:15 – 08:30

Congress Welcome
Marja Boermeester, President of the SIS-E

Updates from SIS-E, SIS-NA, JSSI, WSIS

08:30 – 10:00

Free paper session I

Chair: Kamal Itani (USA)

10:00 – 10:30 Coffee Break & Poster Round I
10:30 – 11:30

Symposium I: Colorectal Surgery – update on challenging topics

10:30 – 11:00: Infection and IBD
Presenter: Janindra Warusavitarne (UK)

11:00 – 11:30: Prevention and Management of colorectal anastomotic leaks
Presenter: Des Winter (Ireland)

Chair: Ines Rubio-Perez (Spain)

11:30 – 12:00

Young Investigator Lecture: Microbiome

Presenter: Stella Dilke (UK)

Chair: Marja Boermeester (Netherlands)

12:00 – 12:30

How to give a good presentation: tips & tricks from the expert

Presenter: Des Winter (Ireland)

12:30 – 13:30

Lunch & Sponsor Exhibition

13:30 – 14:00

Semmelweis Lecture: Burns and infection

Presenter: Nikki Allorto (South Africa)

Chair: Marjolein Blusse van Oud Alblas (Netherlands)

14:00 – 15:00

Topic discussion – Intra-operative SSI prevention measures

Johnson & Johnson Symposium 

Chair: Marja Boermeester (NL)

15:00 – 15:30

Quality Improvement and Patient Safety

Presenter: Deborah McNamara (Ireland)

Chair: Metin Cakmakci (Turkey)

15:30 – 16:00 Refreshment Break & Poster Round II
16:00 – 16:25

Antibiotic treatment of acute appendicitis, where do we stand now?

Presenter: Sander Ubels (Netherlands)

16:25 – 16:45

Cockpit, the automated OR safety system

Presenter: Bo Wiesman (Netherlands)

16:45 – 18:15

Free Paper Session II

Chair: Robert Sawyer (USA)

19:15

Congress Dinner and Drinks 

€ Tickets available through registration

Friday 28th June 2019
08:00 – 18:00 Registration
08:30 – 10:00

Free Paper Session III
Chair: Donald Fry (USA)

10:00 – 10:30

Presidential Address: Do you really see what you think you see?
Marja Boermeester (Netherlands)

10:30 – 11:00

Refreshment Break & Poster Round III

11:00 – 12:00

A closer look at practice-changing trials/Papers in Surgical Infections (Young SIS-E)
Chairs: Stijn de Jonge (NL), Luis Asensio (Spain), Sarah Gans (NL)

12:00 – 13:00

Symposium II: ‘Failure to rescue’

KCI-Acelity Symposium 

12:00-12:30: Novel techniques for intestinal fistula management
Presenter: Jianan Ren (China)

12:30- 13:00: Negative pressure therapy (wound and abdomen) ‘If you fail to plan, you plan to fail’
Presenter: TBC

Chair: Jan Gooszen

13:00 – 14:00

Lunch & Sponsor Exhibition

14:00- 15:00

Symposium III: Joint symposium with SIS-NA

Speakers & panel: Addison May, Kamal Itani, David Blake, Rob Sawyer, Heather Evans (all USA)

Chair: Kemal Rasa (Turkey), Marja Boermeester (NL)

15:00 – 15:30

New technologies I – Biosynthetic mesh

How do I handle ab walls

Presenter: Sean Johnston (Ireland)

Chair: Marja Boermeester (Netherlands)

15:30 – 16:00

Refreshment Break & Poster Round IV

16:00 – 17:00

New technologies II – Biologic

16:00 – 16:30: Reinforced Biologic in Abdominal Wall Reconstruction

Presenter: Maarten Persenaire (USA)

Chair: Jan Gooszen (Netherlands)

New technologies III – Infection
16:30-17:00: New technologies & infection

Presenter: Jose Balibrea (Spain)

Chair: Ines Rubio-Perez (Spain)

17:00 – 18:15

Symposium IV Joint Symposium with WSIS (previously OASIS)

How to coordinate infection prevention globally: what is WSIS?

Presenter: Kui Hin Liau (Singapore)

Source control guideline development

Presenter: Rob Sawyer (USA)

Reducing maternal SSI rates in Kenya: results from the Lucina project.

Presenter: Joe Solomkin (USA)

Chair: Joe Solomkin (USA), Kemal Rasa (Turkey)

18:15 – 18:45

SIS-E Members Business Meeting

Society updates and election of new members

All member delegates welcome

IMPORTANT DATES

Congress Dates

26 - 28 June 2019

 

End of Early Bird Registration

10 April 2019

Accepted authors to confirm

30 April 2019

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