SCIENTIFIC PROGRAM
Friday, 23 February 2018
13:00 - 13:30 Opening Ceremony
  Kerim Güler (President, Turkish Society of Internal Medicine)
  Miodrag Krstic (Serbian Association of the Internal Medicine)
13:30 - 14:55 Session 1
Chairs:
Aleksandar Nagorni, Kerim Guler
13:30 - 13:55 Recent Developments in Treatment of Hyperuricemia and Gout Ihsan Ertenli
13:55 - 14:20 Glucose metabolism in rheumatic diseases Ivica Jeremic
14:20 - 14:55 Colon polyps in patients with diabetes and obesity Aleksandar Nagorni
14:55 - 16:10 Session 2 - Panel: New Therapeutic Developments in Rheumatology
Chairs: Predrag Ostojic, Sedat Kiraz
14:55 - 15:20 Role of ultrasonography in the diagnosis of rheumatic diseases in light of ACR/EULAR guidelines Ender Terzioğlu
15:20 - 15:45 Imaging in Ankylosing Spondylitis: Use of magnetic resonance imaging in the detection of early sacroiliitis in spondylarthropathy Ömer Karadağ
15:45 - 16:10 Possible significance of cardiac magnetic resonance in inflammatory rheumatic diseases Predrag Ostojic
16:10 - 16:30 COFFEE BREAK
16:30 - 17:45 Session 3 - Management of Spondyloarthritis with a multidisciplinary approach
Chairs: Miodrag Krstic, İhsan Ertenli
16:30 - 16:55 How to manage Extra-articular Manifestations of Spondyloarthritis? Şenol Kobak
16:55 - 17:20 Intestinal Findings in Spondyloarthritis: Gastroenterology Approach to Diagnosis and Treatment Murat Törüner
17:20 - 17:45 Side effects of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) – gastroenterological point of view Miodrag Krstic
17:45 - 18:30 Selected Abstract Presentations
Chair:Timur Pırıldar
  Funda Erbasan
Levent Kılıç
Abdulsamet Erden
 
Saturday, 24 February 2018
09:00 - 09:45 Session 4
Chair: Tufan Tükek
09:00 - 09:45 Insulin Teatment in Type 2 Diabetes: When and How? Nebojsa M. Lalic
09:45 - 10:20 COFFEE BREAK 
10:20 - 11:35 Session 5 - Panel: Management of Rheumatoid Arthritis
Chairs:
Mirjana Sefik-Bukilica, Vedat Hamuryudan
10:20 - 10:45 Does Delay Matter in Early Arthritis? Koray Taşçılar
10:45 - 11:10 Is it Possible to Reach a Comprehensive Diseases Control in Rheumatoid Arthritis Cemal Bes
11:10 - 11:35 The value of laboratory biomarkers in diagnosis and guiding therapy in rheumatoid arthritis Mirjana Sefik-Bukilica
11:35 - 12:00 Session 6 - Diagnosis and Management of Psoriatic Arthritis
Chair: Haner Direskeneli
11:35 - 12:00 Management of Psoriatic Arthritis: Current Treatments with New Strategies Didem Arslan Taş
12:00 - 13:15 Lunch 
13:15 - 14:05 Session 7
Chair:
Katarina Lalic
13:15 - 13:40 Dyslipidemia in Diabetes: Clinical Implications Katarina Lalic
13:40 - 14:05 Treatment of Hypertension in the light of guidelines Bulent Ozin
14:05 - 15:20 Session 8 - Panel: A Deep Dive To Behcet's Diseases
Chairs: Milan Petronijevic, Suleyman Ozbek
14:05 - 14:30 Diagnosis and Treatment of Non-Infectious Posterior Uveitis and Behcet's Disease Gulen Hatemi
14:30 - 14:55 Diagnosis and management of intestinal Behçet's disease Aykut Çelik
14:55 - 15:20 Behcet’s disease – our experiences Milan Petronijevic
15:20 - 15:50 COFFEE BREAK 
15:50-16:40 Session 9 - Infections, vaccination response and pregnancy in Rheumatoid Arthritis
Chairs: Serhat Unal, Gökhan Keser
15:50 - 16:15 Use of DMARDS and Biologics in Pregnant Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis ? Meryem Can
16:15 - 16:40 Diagnosis and Treatment of ANCA - associated vasculitis? Ali Taylan
16:40 - 17:05 Session 10 - Exercise in Spondyloarthritis
Chair: Fatos Onen
14:40 - 17:05 Efficacy of high Intensity Exercise in the management of Active Axial Spondyloarthritis? Yasemin Turan
17:05 - 18:00 Selected Abstract Presentations
Chair: Göksal Keskin
  Günay Şahin Dalgıç
Duygu Tecer
 
Sunday, 25 February 2018
09:00 - 09:50 Session 11
Chair:
Tomica Milosavljevic
09:00 - 09:25 Diabetes and the Gut Tomica Milosavljevic
09:25 - 09:50 Pregnancy and Diabetes Mellitus Selma Karaahmetoglu
09:50 - 10:15 COFFEE BREAK
10:15 - 10:40 Session 12 - Future Therapies in Rheumatology
Chair: Göksal Keskin
10:15 - 10:40 Future Promising Treatment Modalities in the management of Rheumatic Diseases Sedat Yılmaz
10:40 - 11:40 Selected Abstract Presentations
  Emel Cennet Emlakçıoğlu
Gökçe Kenar