SCIENTIFIC PROGRAM
Friday, 22 November 2019
15:15 - 15:30 Opening Ceremony
Kerim Guler (Turkish Society of Internal Medicine)
Vedat Hamuryudan (Turkish Rheumatology Society)
Nikolaos Tentolouris (Hellenic Society of Internal Medicine)
 
15:30 - 17:00 Session 1 ( Diabetes & Hypertension )
  Chairs: Michael Samarkos , Kerim Guler
15:30 - 16:00 New guidelines for the mangement of hypertension Konstantinos Tsioufis 
16:00 - 17:00 Panel: Diabetes mellitus and hypertension / a dual threat  
  Change in landscapes in Diabetes mellitus 

Halil Onder Ersoz

  Hypertension management from clinical evidence Daily practise Ilke Sipahi
 
17:00 - 17:30 COFFEE BREAK
 
17:30 - 18:30 Session 2 ( Rheumatology )
  Chairs: Dimitrios Boumpas , Vedat Hamuryudan
17:30 - 17:50 ANCA-associated vasculitis Dimitrios Vassilopoulos
17:50 - 18:10 Radiographic Progression in Axial SpA: Can it be Inhibited? Sedat Yilmaz
18:10 - 18:30 Should We Combine Biologics With MTX in SpA: When and Why? Vedat Gerdan
 
18:30 - 19:00 Selected Abstract Presentations
Chair: Adem Kucuk, Mehmet Derya Demirağ
 
  • An Unusual Case of Adenocarcinoma in a Patient Diagnosed with Ankylosing Spondylitis And Accompanying Ulcerative Colitis / Yeliz Zahiroglu
  • Alkoptonurıa as a Rare Cause of Monoarthritis and Back Pain / Ulku Ucar
  • A Rare Cooccurance : Familial Mediterrenean Fever Related Amyloidosis and Monoclonal Gammopathy of Undetermined Significance / Zeynep Toker Dincer
  • A Case With Refractory Intestinal Pseudo-Obstruction / Mert Oztas
  • How Important is Patients’ Belief About TNF Inhibitor Therapy in Axial Spondyloarthritis? / Ozun Bayindir Cubukcuoglu
 
 
Saturday, 23 November 2019
09:00 - 10:30 Session 3 ( Diabetes & Hypertension )
  Chairs: George Dimitriadis, Bulent Ozin
09:00 - 09:30 Vaccination as an effective preventive measure in adult medicine Serhat Unal
09:30 - 10:00 Guidelines for the managemnt of type 2 diabetes mellitus Stavros Liatis 
10:00 - 10:30 Screening for ischemic heart disease in asymptomatic patents with diabetes Konstantinos Makrylakis
 
10:30 - 11:00 COFFEE BREAK
 
11:00 - 12:00 Session 4 ( Rheumatology )
  Chairs: Maria Mylona, Sedat Kiraz
11:00 - 11:20 How Does Non-Radiographic Axial Spondyloarthritis Differentiated from SpA? Berivan Bitik
11:20 - 11:40 Update in the management of rheumatoid arthritis Panopoulos Stylianos
11:40 - 12:00 Effect of Tapering anti-TNFs on the Achievement of Inactive Diseases in SpA Hakan Emmungil
 
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch
 
13:00 - 14:00 Session 5 ( Rheumatology )
  Chair:  Yasemin Kabasakal
13:00 - 13:20 Management of Serenegative Spondyloarthritis: antiTNFs or Non-TNF biologics must be the first choice? Ismail Sari
13:20 - 13:40 From Psoriasis to Psoriatic Arthritis: Is it possible to prevent arthritis Dilek Solmaz
13:40 - 14:00 New Treatment Pathways in Rheumatoid Arthritis: A Deep Dive To JAK Inhibitors Nevsun Inanc
 
14:00 - 15:00 Session 6 ( Diabetes & Hypertension )
  Chairs: Konstantinos Makrylakis, Serhat Unal
14:00 - 14:30 Management in Cardiovascular Complications of Diabetes Mellitus Bulent Ozin
14:30 - 15:00 Steroid-induced diabetes mellitus: Diagnosis and management Theodoros Agelopoulos
 
15:00 - 15:40 Session 7 ( Rheumatology )
  Chair:  Nikolaos Tentolouris , Aysen Akinci
15:00 - 15:20 Management of Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis and Associated Uveitis Erbil Unsal
15:20 - 15:40 Diagnosis and Treatment of Non-Infectious Uveitis  Nilüfer Yalçındağ
 
15:40 - 16:10 COFFEE BREAK
 
16:10 - 16:50 Session 7 ( Rheumatology )
  Chairs: Serdal Ugurlu
16:10 - 16:30 Use of Biologic Drugs Among Patients at Reproductive Age Ali Şahin
16:30 - 16:50 Management of IGG4 Related Diseases: a patient and a rheumatologists perspective Duygu Ersözlü
 
16:50 - 18:00 Selected Abstract Presentations
Chair: Aysen Akinci, Duygu Tecer
 
  • Large Vessel Vasculitis Associated with Relapsing Polychondritis: How Can we Manage? / Ertugrul Cagri Bolek
  • A Case of Tuberculosis Presented by Arthritis / Ipek Turk
  • Clinical Results of Anti-Dfs70 Positivity, a Single Center Study / Derya Kasgari
 
 
Sunday, 24 November 2019
09:30 - 10:10 Session 9
  Chairs:  Ömer Kuru, George Vaiopoulos
09:30 - 09:50 Efficacy of High Intensity Exercise in The Management of Seronegative Spondyloarthritis Murat Birtane
09:50 - 10:10 EULAR 2019-Recommendations for the management of antiphospholid syndrome Maria Tektonidou
 
10:10 - 11:10 Selected Abstract Presentations
Chair: Recep Tunc
 
  • Weekly Adalimumab Use in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis / Yusuf Karabulut
  • Demographic and Clinical Properties of Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients in Turkey / Omur Volkan
  • Evaluation of Serum Calprotectin Levels in Patients with Behçet’s Disease / Murat Torgutalp
  • Medication Adherence in Patients with Behçet’s Syndrome / Hakan Babaoglu
 
11:10 - 12:00 Closing & Discussions