IANS Advanced HRA Course

AGENDA

Friday November 13th

12:00  Registration

1:00    Opening Remarks  (S. Goldstone)

1:15    HPV Update: epidemiology of HPV in the anus and other sites – what’s new? (J. Palefsky)

2:05    Pathology for the non-pathologist: new developments in pathology (T. Darragh)

2:55    Q & A

3:15    Coffee Break

3:30    Panel - Assessment of the Intra-anus: challenging situations (Moderator L. Barroso)         

  • 1)    There’s more than acetic acid and Lugol’s solutions: recognizing lesion characteristics (N. Jay)
  • 2)    The obscured exam: different reasons exams can be technically difficult, tips for visualizing under trying circumstances (J. Berry)
  • 3)    Diffuse presentation of HSIL and Recurrent disease (J. Palefsky)

4:30    Workshop I

Case-based discussions on difficult intra-anal exams. Cases may include lesion recognition, distal canal disease, and management strategies.
The 3rd half hour segment will be cases presented by attendees. 
Led by faculty (Jay, Berry, Goldstone, Palefsky)

                        Each group will attend 3 workshops - 30 minutes each

6:10    Adjourn

6:30    Optional: Meet & Greet the faculty and fellow attendees

Saturday, November 14th  2015

7:00    Breakfast (provided)

7:30    Faculty available for Q & A

7:45    Basic science – advanced immunology and virology, what’s new (J. Palefsky)

8:40    Q&A

8:50    Advanced HRA of the perianus: recognizing HSIL and Cancer – (N. Jay)

9:35    Q & A

9:45    Panel - Assessment of the Perianus (Moderator C. Bouchard)

  • 1)    Elements of a good perianal work-up (N. Jay)
  • 2)    Treating perianal disease: different strategies (M. Khan)
  • 3)  Under-treated, recurrent disease, or chronic recurrent disease  (S.   Goldstone)

10:45  Coffee Break

11:00  Workshop II

Case-based discussion on perianal disease. Cases may include recognition of perianal patterns, differential diagnosis and management of perianal disease.The 3rd half hour segment will be cases presented by attendees. Led by faculty (Jay, Berry, Goldstone, Palefsky)

                        Each group will attend 3 workshops - 30 minutes each                   

12:40 Lunch Break (provided)

1:30    The art of ‘anus whispering’ (C. Law) 

2:15    Q&A

2:25    Proctology: recognition of non-HPV anal disease and management  (S. Goldstone)

3:20    Q&A

3:30    Coffee Break

3:45    Panel - Treatment and Management Strategies (Moderator D. Templeton)

  • 1) Algorithms for treatment: patient-applied, office vs. surgical (J. Palefsky)
  • 2) Strategies for treatment of diffuse or multi-focal disease (J. Berry)
  • 3) Strategies for treatment of recurrent disease (S. Goldstone)

4:50    Workshop III

Case-based discussion on management strategies. Cases may include those that pose difficult treatment decisions, including diffuse, recurrent or multi-focal disease presentation. The 3rd half hour segment will be cases presented by attendees. Led by faculty (Jay, Berry, Goldstone, Palefsky)

                        Each group will attend 3 workshops - 30 minutes each

 6:30    Adjourn

         Please note that the hotel will be using the main lecture hall Imperial A from 5:00 for Saturday evening, please remove all personal items prior to the workshops.

  

Sunday, November 15th 2015

7:00    Breakfast (provided)

7:30    Faculty available for Q & A

7:45    Dermatology of the Perianus  (R. Kornik)

8:30    Q&A

8:45    Anal Cancer: new strategies for treatment and management  (J. Berry)

9:30    Q&A

9:45    Up Close and Personal: perspectives of anal cancer survivors

 (Katherine Lawson & Frank Pietronigro)

10:30  Q&A

10:45  Coffee break

11:00  Panel - Management of the Patient with Anal Cancer (Moderator T. Cuming)

  • 1)    Metastatic and recurrent: what are the options (K. VanLoon)
  • 2)    Management of treatment related symptoms: (M. Anwar)
  • 3)    Post-cancer treatment management (S. Goldstone)

12:00  Workshop IV

Case-based discussion on management and workup of patients with anal cancer. Led by faculty (Jay, Berry, Goldstone, Palefsky)

            Each group will attend 4 workshops – 15 minutes each                         

1:15    Summary and Wrap-Up

1:30    Adjourn

International Anal Neoplasia Society

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Montgomery Village, Maryland 20886
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