SCIENTIFIC PROGRAM

Friday, 16 March 2018
  13:00 - 13:30 Opening Ceremony
Serhat Unal ( Turkish Society of Internal Medicine )

Ruxandra Ionescu ( Romanian Society of Rheumatology )
Ioan Bruckner (Romanian Society of Internal Medicine)
13:30 - 15:00 Plenary Session 1
Chair:
Ruxandra Ionescu
13:30 - 14:15 Management of Hyperlipidemia in Rheumatological diseases Ioan Bruckner
14:15 - 15:00 Management of Diabetes in Rheumatological Diseases Kubilay Ukinc
  15:00 - 18:30 PARALLEL SESSIONS - RHEUMATOLOGY
  15:00 - 16:00 Rheumatology Session - 1
  Panel: New Therapeutic Developments in Rheumatology
Chairs:
Dana Fodor, Sedat Kiraz
15:00 - 15:20 Role of ultrasonography in the diagnosis of rheumatic diseases in light of ACR/EULAR guidelines Omer Karadag
15:20 - 15:40 Imaging in Ankylosing Spondylitis: Use of magnetic resonance imaging in the detection of early sacroiliitis in spondylarthropathy Pamir Atagunduz
15:40 - 16:00 Does immunogenicity really matter? Daniela Opris-Belinski, Diana Mazilu
16:00 - 16:30 COFFEE BREAK
16:30 - 17:30 Rheumatology Session - 2
  Management of Spondyloarthritis with a multidisciplinary approach
Chairs:
Denisa Predeteanu, Ihsan Ertenli
16:30 - 16:50 How to manage Extra-articular Manifestations of Spondyloarthritis? Timur Pirildar
16:50 - 17:10 Intestinal Findings in Spondyloarthritis: Gastroenterology Approach to Diagnosis and Treatment Elif Sarıtas Yuksel
17:10 - 17:30 How to manage comorbidities in SpA? Ruxandra Ionescu
17:30- 18:30 Selected Abstract Presentations
  Chair:Suleyman Serdar Koca
  Dr. Özgül Soysal Gündüz
Dr. Sadettin Uslu
Dr. Özlem Özer
Dr. Hakan Babaoğlu
Dr. Serpil Eşmen Ergülü
  15:00 - 18:30 PARALLEL SESSIONS - DIABETES & HYPERTENSION
15:00 - 16:30 Diabetes &Hypertension Session - 1
  Panel: 3 Faces of treatment of hypertensive diabetic patients
Chairs:
Maria Dorobantu, Oktay Ergene, Serhat Unal
15:00 - 15:30 Diabetes and Hypertension Kubilay Ukinc
15:30 - 16:00 Kidney and Hypertension Yunus Erdem
16:00 - 16:30 Heart and Hypertension Enver Atalar
16:30 - 17:00 COFFEE BREAK 
17:00 - 18:30 Diabetes &Hypertension Session - 2
  Case Discussions: 3 Faces of treatment of hypertensive diabetic patients
Chairs:
Miara Dorobantu, Oktay Ergene, Serhat Unal
17:00 - 17:30 Case Discussion: Diabetes and Hypertension Kubilay Ukinc
17:30 - 18:00 Case Discussion: Kidney and Hypertension Yunus Erdem
18:00 - 18:30 Case Discussion: Heart and Hypertension Enver Atalar
 
Saturday, 17 March 2018
  09:00 - 10:30 Plenary Session 2
    Chair: Mircea Manuc
  09:00 - 09:45 Up-to-date in gastroeusaphagual reflu disease Bülent Sivri
  09:45 - 10:30 Microbiata and Probiotics Violeta Bojinca
  10:30 - 11:00 COFFEE BREAK
  11:00 - 12:40 PARALLEL SESSIONS - RHEUMATOLOGY
11:00 - 11:40 Rheumatology Session - 3
  Co - management of Rheumatic Diseases: A Best Practise Sharing
Chair:
Suleyman Serdar Koca
11:00 - 11:20 Lessons learned from a ternary consultation platform Ediz Dalkılıc
11:20 - 11:40 What roles gastroenterology clinic plays in the co-management of rheumatic diseases? Murat Kıyıcı
11:40 - 12:40 Rheumatology Session - 4
  Panel: Management of Rheumatoid Arthritis
Chairs:
Catalin Codreanu, Vedat Hamuryudan
11:40 - 12:00 Does Delay Matter in Early Arthritis? Fulya Cosan
12:00 - 12:20 Is it Possible to Reach a Comprehensive Diseases Control in Rheumatoid Arthritis Cemal Bes
12:20 - 12:40 Should rheumatologist be concerned about mortality in RA patients ? Catalin Codreanu
  11:00 - 12:30 PARALLEL SESSIONS - DIABETES & HYPERTENSION
  11:00 - 12:30 Diabetes &Hypertension Session - 3
Chair:
Simona Fica
  11:00 - 11:45 Pregnancy and Hypertension Selma Karaahmetoglu
  11:45 - 12:30 Pregnancy and Diabetes Mellitus Aura Reghina
  12:30 - 14:00 Lunch
  14:00 - 17:30 PARALLEL SESSIONS
  14:00 - 14:40 Rheumatology Session - 5
  Recent Developments in Rheumatology
Chairs:
Magda Parvu, Askin Ates
14:00 - 14:20

Turkish Rheumatology Society Recommendations on Diagnosis and Treatment of Psoriatic Arthritis

Umut Kalyoncu
14:20 - 14:40 Diagnosis and Treatment of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus  Zeynep Ozbalkan Aslar
14:40 - 14:55 COFFEE BREAK 
14:55 - 15:35 Rheumatology Session - 6
  Recent Developments in Rheumatology
Chairs:
Magda Parvu, Askin Ates
14:55 - 15:15 Use of Musculoskeletal Ultrasonography in Rheumatoid Arthritis Muhammet Çınar
15:15 - 15:35 Diagnosis and Treatment of ANCA-associated vasculitis? Selda Çelik
15:35 - 15:50 COFFEE BREAK
15:50 - 16:30 Rheumatology Session - 7
  A Deep Dive to Behcet's Disease
Chair:
Servet Akar
15:50 - 16:10 Diagnosis and Treatment of Non-Infectious Posterior Uveitis Sibel Kadayifcilar
16:10 - 16:30 Diagnosis and Management of Intestinal Behcet's Disease Taylan Kav
16:30 - 17:30 Selected Abstract Presentations
  Chair: Suleyman Serdar Koca
  Dr. Senem Tekeoğlu
Dr. Nihan Cüzdan
Dr. Nurdan Oruçoğlu
Dr. Nesrin Şen
Dr. Hakan Alkan
Dr. Önay Gerçik
  14:00 - 17:30 PARALLEL SESSIONS - DIABETES & HYPERTENSION
  14:00 - 15:30 Diabetes &Hypertension Session - 4
  Chair: Simona Fica
14:00 - 14:45 Updates on oral medications for the treatment of diabetes mellitus Sorin Ioacara
14:45 - 15:30 Treatment of Hypertension in the light of guidelines Bulent Ozin
15:30 - 16:00 COFFEE BREAK
16:00 - 17:30 Diabetes &Hypertension Session - 5
16:00 - 16:45 Vaccination of patients with diabetes mellitus Lale Ozisik
16:45 - 17:30 Hypertension and Diabetes: A fatal attraction Maria Dorobantu
 
Sunday, 18 March 2018
  09:00 - 10:30 Plenary Session 3
Chair:
Akın Erdal
  09:00- 09:45 Future Promising Treatment Modalities in the management of  Rheumatic Diseases Cemal Bes
  09:45 - 10:30 Exercise in Ankylosing Spondylitis Alev Alp
  10:30 - 11:00 Closing & Discussions