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5th INTERNATIONAL COURSE ON PEDIATRIC PULMONOLOGY

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ICPP 5 - June 28-30, 2009 - Cape Sounio Hotel - Athens, Greece

Honorary President
Eva C. Mantzouranis

President
Jean-Paul PRAUD

Faculty Members
Andrew Bush (London, UK)
Andrew A. Colin (Miami, USA)
Eitan Kerem (Jerusalem, Israel)
Eva C. Mantzouranis (Heraklion, Crete)
Jean-Paul Praud (Sherbrooke, Canada)
Kostas N. Priftis (Athens, Greece)
Giovanni A. Rossi (Genoa, Italy)
Bruce K. Rubin (Winston-Salem, USA)

Executive Secretary
Anne F. Bidart (Nice, France)

SUNDAY JUNE 28

8:00 am / 8.45 am

Obstructive Sleep Disordered Breathing – JP Praud

8:45 am / 9:30 am

Asthma in Preschoolers – EC Mantzouranis

9:30 am / 10:15 am

Increased Morbidity in the Late Preterm Infant: Physiology, Epidemiology and Interventions – AA Colin

10:15 am / 10:45 am COFFEE BREAK
10:45 am / 11:30 am

Complicated Pneumonias – E Kerem

11:30 am / 12:15 pm

Hypothalamo-pituitary-adrenal Axis and Asthma – KN Priftis

12:15 pm / 2:15 pm LUNCH BREAK
OR
The Magics of Pediatrics – BK Rubin (optional workshop with lunch – limited to 20 p.)
2:15 pm / 3:00 pm

Bronchectiasis – GA Rossi

3:00 pm / 3:45 pm

Congenital Cystic Lung Lesions – A Bush

3:45 pm / 4:30 pm

Laryngeal Physiology: Clinical Applications for the Pediatric Respirologist – JP Praud

4:30 pm / 5:00 pm COFFEE BREAK
5:00 pm / 6:30 pm

Case presentations – A Bush, GA Rossi, E Kerem

 

MONDAY JUNE 29

8:00 am / 8:45 am

Chronic Cough – BK Rubin

8:45 am / 9:30 am

Less Common and Nasty Infections in Cystic Fibrosis – E Kerem

9:30 am / 10:15 am

Pulmonary Hemorrhage – AA Colin

10:15 am / 10:45 am COFFEE BREAK
10:45 am / 11:30 am

Really Chronic Severe Asthma – A Bush

11:30 am 12:30 pm

Case Presentations – EC Mantzouranis, AA Colin, A Bush

12:30 pm / 2:15 pm LUNCH BREAK

2:15 pm / 8:00 pm

FREE AFTERNOON

2:30 pm – 7:00 pm WORKSHOP FOR GENERAL PEDIATRICIANS

2:30 pm / 3:30 pm

Worshop # 1 – Forced Spirometry for the Non-expert – JP Praud

Objectives: The interactive workshop will begin with a quiz on real clinical cases. Then, the basic knowledge needed for interpretinf forced spirometry in children will be schematically exposed before returning to the initial cases.

3:30 pm / 4:30 pm

Worshop # 2 – Recurrent Respiratory Infections – EC Mantzouranis, BK Rubin

Objectives: What to do with recurrent respiratory infections? The interactive workshop will discuss when and how to explore causes such as immune deficiency, foreign body, congenital anomaly or aspiration.

4:30 pm / 5:00 pm COFFEE BREAK
5:00 pm / 6:00 pm

Worshop # 3 – Bronchoscopy videos – JP Praud, AA Colin

Objectives: Bronchoscopic videos illustrating classic respiratory problems will be commented and discussed with the participants: Laryngomalacia, CF, Tracheomalacia, foreing body, tuberculosis, vascular arch, tracheo-eosphageal fistula...

6:00 pm / 7:00 pm

Worshop # 4 – Controversies on the Management of Pleural Effusion – AA Colin, E Kerem

Objectives: From Isolated antibiotic therapy to the combination of antibiotics + drainage + surgery, benefits and caveats of the various treatments proposed for pleural effusion will be reviewed and thoroughly discussed with the participants.

 

TUESDAY JUNE 30

8:00 am / 8:45 am

Diagnosis of Atypical Cystic Fibrosis – E Kerem

8:45 am / 9:30 am

Tuberculosis – GA Rossi

9:30 am / 10:15 am

Chronic Interstitial Lung Diseases – A Bush

10:15 am / 10:45 am COFFEE BREAK
10:45 am / 11:30 am

Asthma and Viral Infections – EC Mantzouranis

11:30 am / 12:15 pm

What Can We Do when Medications Do not Work in Asthmatics – BK Rubin

12:15 pm / 2:15 pm LUNCH BREAK
2:15 pm / 3:00 pm

Nomenclature of Breath Sounds – KN Priftis

3:00 pm / 3:45 pm

Flexible Bronchoscopy in Clinical Practice – AA Colin