SCIENTIFIC PROGRAMME

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6 December 2019, Friday

Radiology WORKSHOP

08:00 – 08:40 Radiological Assesment in Gastrointestinal Cancer
Workshop for GI Oncologists
Course chairs:
Okan Akhan, Seref Komurcu, Nilufer Avci
08:00-08:20

  • Radiological imaging in gastrointestinal oncology
    Ivana Blazic

08:20-08:40

  • PET-scan in GI cancers
    – Murat Fani Bozkurt
08:40 – 09:40 Session I: Opening session
Chairs: 
Suayib Yalcin, Philip Agop Philip, Ilias Athanasiadis, Tezer Kutluk
08:40-09:10

  • An Approach to understand Life and Cancer
    Faruk Aykan

09:10 -09:40

  • Paving the road for molecular marker driven treatment in gastrointestinal cancer
     – Axel Grothey
 09:40 – 10:00 Session II: Nutrition for Cancer Patients: Medical Oncologist’s Perspective
Chairs:
Nil Molinas Mandel, Mahmut Gumus, Feyyaz Ozdemir, Berna Oksuzoglu
09:40-10:00

  • Nutrition is cancer: from medical oncologists perspective
    – Erdem Goker

Discussants: Turkkan Evrensel, Seref Komurcu, Gokhan Demir, Ozlem Er, Abdurrahman Isikdogan, Murat Dincer

10:00 – 10:45 Session III: Esophageal Cancer Management How Should I Treat in 2019
Chairs:
David Ilson, Bulent Tirnaksiz, Faruk Zorlu
10:00-10:20

  • Esophageal Cancer Management how should I treat in 2019
     – Jamal Khader

10:20-10:35

  • Emerging Systemic treatment options for esophageal cancer
     – Huseyin Engin

10:35-10:45

  • Case discussion
     – Onder Eren
10:45 – 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 – 12:00 Session IV: Age and Gender Matter: Tips for Medical Oncologists
Chairs: Handan Onur, Erdem Goker, Ozlem Er

  • Elderly patients with GI cancers
    Demetris Papamichael
  • Young patients with GI cancers
    Ilias Athanasiadis
  • Gender differences in GI cancers
     Marc Peeters
12:00 – 12:45 Satellite Symposium
Harness the power of Stivarga®: Today & Tomorrow
Speakers: 
Axel Grothey, Suayib Yalcin
12:45 – 13:15 Lunch 
13:00 – 13:30 Session V: Selected Abstracts
Chairs: 
Feyyaz Ozdemir, Murat Dincer, Timucin Cil 
13:30 – 14:10 Session VI: Challenge the Experts
Chairs: 
Serdar Turhal, Gokhan Demir, Omer Dizdar
Experts: Axel Grothey, Dirk Arnold, David Ilson
Challengers: Nuri Karadurmus, Ece Esin, Yusuf Karakas, Ibrahim Petekkaya
14:10 – 15:10 Session VII: Gastric Cancer: Towards more Individualized Approach
Chairs: 
Mahmut Gumus, Esra Kaytan Saglam, Birol Bostanci
14:10-14:30

  • Adjuvant/neoadjuvant therapy in gastric cancer:
    – Gokhan Demir

14:30-14:50

  • Role of radiotherapy as and adjuvant and neoadjuvant treatment
    – Pervin Hurmuz 

14:50-15:10

  • Advances in the systemic treatment of advanced gastric cancer
    – David Ilson

Discussants: Aysegul Kargi, Nadire Kucuk Oztas, Ummugul Uyeturk, Ozlem Sonmez 

15:10 – 15:25 Coffee Break
15:25 – 16:00 Satellite Symposium
Sidedness vs biology  in the treatment of  RAS wt mCRC
Speakers: Shouki Bazarbashi, John Souglakos
Chair: Suayib Yalcin
16:00 – 16:35 Session VIII: Hepatocellular Tumors
Chairs: Halis Simsek, Erkan Dogan, Shouki Bazarbashi
16:00-16:15

  • Classification system for HCC
    – Sahin Lacin 

16:15-16:35

  • Advances in the systemic treatment of Hepatocellular cancer
    – Ahmed Kaseb

Discussant: Canan Karan, Meltem Baykara

16:35 – 17:50 Session IX: Multidisciplinary Approach to Biliary Tract Cancer
Chairs: Necdet Uskent, Ioannis Boukovinas, Ahmed Kaseb, Hande Turna
16:35-16:50

  • Pathological Evaluation of Intrahepatic cholongiocarcinoma
    – Cenk Sokmensuer

16:50-17:10

  • Surgical Approach to intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma
    – Unal Aydin 

17:10-17:30

  • Local ablation treatment options with case presentation
    – Mustafa Parildar

17:30-17:50

  • Systemic Treatment
    – Shouki Bazarbashi

Discussant: Biljana Grozdanovska Angelovska

17:50 – 18:10 Selected Abstract presentation
Chairs:
Guzin Gonullu Demirag, Ummugul Uyeturk
18:10 – 19:40 Hot topics in mCRC: ask the experts
– Axel Grothey
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7 December 2019, Saturday

08:00 – 08:35 Session X: Anal Cancer
Chairs: 
Ilhan Oztop, Durmus Etiz, Zafer Arik 
08:00-08:20

  • Advances is the Multimodality treatment for localized disease
    – Ferah Yildiz

08:20-08:35

  • New systemic treatment options for metastatic disease
    – Ece Esin
08:35 – 09:15 Session XI: Management of NETs
Chairs: 
Omer Ugur, Biljana Grozdanovska Angelovska
08:35-08:55

  • Radionuclide imaging and therapy for Neuroendocrine tumour
    – Meltem Caglar Tuncali 

08:55-09:15

  • Optimal sequencing of treatment in advanced GEPNETS
    – Philip Agop Philip
09:15 – 09:45 Session XII: Understanding the biology  of Colorectal Cancer
Chairs:
Bulent Karabulut, Berna Oksuzoglu, Demetris Papamichael
09:15-09:25

  • Obesity and colorectal Carcinogenesis
    – Mehmet Artac

09:25-09:45

  • Mechanism of resistance to AntiEGFR and anti VEGF agents
    – Dirk Arnold
09:45 – 10:25 SessionXIII: Summary of the year
Chairs:
Idris Yucel, Nuran Senel Bese, Vladimir Nikolic
09:45 – 10:05

  • Update on adjuvant therapy in colon cancer
    – John Sauglakos

10:05-10:25

  • Update on the First-line treatment in mCRC
    – Huseyin Abali
10:25 – 10:40 Coffee Break
10:40 – 11:20 SessionXIV: Optimizing treatment:
Chairs:
 Isil Somali, Evin Buyukunal, Coskun Tecimer
10:40-11:00

  • Role of maintenance therapy in advanced CRC?
    – Ali Shamseddine

11:00:11:20

  • Treatment beyond second line: Choosing patients
    – Cagatay Arslan

Discussant: Dilek Erdem

11:20 – 11:50 Session XV: Localized Rectal Cancer
Chairs: Philip Agop Philip, Cengiz Gemici, Neyran Kertmen
11:10-11:30

  • Individualizing adjuvant/ neoadjuvant treatment for rectal cancer
    – Ugur Selek

11:30-11:50

  • Surgical management of rectal cancer: Where do we stand today
    – Oktar Asoglu

Discussant: Nilufer Bulut, Vildan Savku

11:50 – 12:30 Satellite Symposium
Achieve better results in mCRC with Vectibix
Chair: Aziz Karaoglu
Speaker: Dirk Arnold
12:30 – 13:10 Session XVI: Advanced Colorectal Cancer: Individualization of Treatment I
Chairs: 
Nuri Karadurmus, Mehmet Ali Sendur, Ozan Yazici
12:30-12:50

  • Molecular classification of colon cancer: Is it ready for clinical practice?
    – Ilias Athanasiadis

12:50-13:10

  • Immunoterapies in mCRC: Where do we stand
    – Ofer Purim
13:10 – 13:55 LUNCH
13:55 – 15:05 Session XVII: Pancreatic Cancer
Chairs:
Fuat Demirelli, Basak Oyan Uluc, Mehmet Alakavuklar
13:55-14:15

  • Adjuvant/neoadjuvant treatment in resectable pancreas cancer?
    – Fatih Kose 

14:15- 14:30

  • SBRT in pancreatic cancer
    – Hale Basak Caglar Ozkok 

14:30-14:45

  • Increasing role of genetics in the management of pancreatic cancer
    – Ozcan Yildiz

14:45-15:05

  • Advances in the systemic treatment of pancreatic cancer
    – Philip Agop Philip 

Discussant: Gurkan Guner, Oktay Halit Aktepe

15:05 – 15:45

Satellite Symposium
Current Treatment Options in 2nd line Gastric Cancer and Ramucirumab
Speakers:
Nuri Karadurmus, Mehmet Ali Nahit Sendur
Chair:
Gokhan Demir

15:45 – 16:10 Session XVIII: Update On GIST Tumors
Chairs:
Tamer Elkiran, Yesim Eralp, Guralp Onur Ceyhan
15:45-16:10

  • Update on GIST management
    – Ioannis Boukovinas
16:10 – 16:30 Break and poster viewing
16:30 – 16:50 Session XIX: Getting help from the pathologist
Chairs:
Zafer Arik, Philip Agop Philip, Cenk Sokmensuer
16:30-16:50

  • MSI and PDL-1 in gastaric and colon cancer
    – Sibel Erdamar

Discussant: Sahin Lacin, Nilufer Bulut

16:50 – 18:05 Session XX: Advanced Colorectal Cancer: A closer look on individualized treatment
Chairs: 
Mustafa Ozdogan, Hakan Harputluoglu, Ozlem Er 
16:50-17:05

  • FDGFR mutation and metastatic colon cancer
    – Tulay Akman

17:05-17:20

  • Implications of ALK, ROS1, and NTRK rearrangements in metastatic colorectal cancer
    – Ebru Cilbir

17:20-17:35

  • Systemic Treatment for mCRC with RET alterations
    – Bulent Orhan

17:35-17:50

  • Searcing for the most active combination therapy for HER-2 positive metastatic colon cancer
    – Meral Gunaldi

17:50-18:05

  • Targeting Wnt signaling in colorectal cancer
    – Ozge Keskin

Discussant: Vladimir Nikolic, Fatih Yildiz

18:05 – 18:30 Abstract/Poster Presentation
18:30 – 19:30 Meet the expert meeting
Global Approach on Daily Practice of mCRC
Moderator: Suayib Yalcin
Discusser: Dirk Arnold
Case Presentation: Meral Gunaldi
Case Presentation: Dilek Erdem
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8 December, 2019, Sunday 

08:30 – 09:15 Session XXI: Interactive Case Discussions
Chairs: 
Hasan Senol Coskun, Orhan Turken, Cumhur Demir
08:30 – 08:45

  • Gastric lymhoma: Ismail Erturk

08:45 – 09:00

  • Hemangioendotelyoma: Umut Kefeli

09:00 – 09:15

  • Small Instestinal Cancer: Yesim Yildirim

Panlist: Ali Murat Sedef, Muge Sonmez

09:15 – 09:35 Session XXII: Supportive Care in GI Cancers
Chairs: 
Taflan Salepci, Gokhan Celenkoglu
09:15-09:35

  • Principles of intensive care in gastrointestinal oncology
    – Kaya Yorganci
09:35 – 10:10 Session XXIII: Surgical Issues ın GI Cancer
Chairs:
Murat Kocer, Ilias Athanasiadis
09:35-09:55

  • Cytoreductive Surgery and Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy for gastrointestinal Cancers
    – Ali Ekrem Unal 

09:55-10:10

  • Liver transplantation for Cancer
    – Osman Abbasoglu

Discussant: Nezih Akkapulu

10:10 – 10:30 Break and poster viewing
10:30 – 11:30 Session XXIV: We can better understand and treat metastatic colorectal cancer
Chairs:
Ofer Purim, Halil Kavgaci, Ulus Ali Sanli
10:30-10:45

  • Right versus left colon: is it all?
    – Mutlu Dogan

10:45-11:00

  • Adressing BRAF mutant mCRC
    – Ozkan Kanat

11:00-11:15

  • Role of pharmacogenetics in colon cancer 
    – Guzin Gonullu Demirag

11:15-11:30

  • Optimal systemic treatment strategy for advanced RAS mutant colorectal cancer
    – Cigdem Afsar
11:30 – 11:50 Session XXV: Microbiata and gastrointestinal cancers
Chairs: 
Abdurrahman Isikdogan, Tugba Yavuzsen
Speaker: Omer Dizdar
11:50 – 12:35 Session XXVI: Special Issues in the Management of GI Cancer-1
Chairs: 
Ozkan Kanat, Turkkan Evrensel
11:50-12:05

  • Identifying and management of chemotherapy associated Hepatotoxicity
    – Ali Alkan

11:05-12:20

  • Identifying and management of immune-related adverse reactions
    – Leyla Ozer

12:20-12:35

  • Addressing Cardiac toxicity in GI cancer patient
    – Sernaz Uzunoglu
12:35 – 12:50 Global Cancer Control: Focus on Gastrointestinal Cancers
Chair: 
Ali Shemseddin
Speaker: Tezer Kutluk
12:50 – 13:30 Session XXVII: How to increase international scientific collaboration in the region
Chairs:
Berksoy Sahin, Serdar Turhal, Mutlu Dogan, Ofer Purim
13:15-13:35
Speaker: Huseyin Abali
– Philip Agop Philip– Ali Shamseddine

– Vladimir Nikolic

– Biljana Grozdanovska Angelovska

– Nermin Talibova

Discussants: Samira Makhmutova, Nermin Talibova, Nilüfer Bulut, Vildan Savku

13:30 – 13:40 Closing Remarks
Suayib Yalcin
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