I Central European Conference on Pheochromocytoma

13 December 2008, Warsaw, Poland
Bristol Hotel

Meeting organized by
Departament of Hypertension, Institute of Cardiology, Warsaw, Poland
and Polish Academy of Sciences-Division of Medical Science

Under auspices of:

  • Institute of Cardiology, Warsaw, Poland
  • Polish Society of Hypertension
  • European Society of Hypertension

SCIENTIFIC COMMITTEE:

 Zofia T. Bilińska  Wojciech Kostowski
 Andrzej Januszewicz
 Jacques Lenders
 Włodzimierz Januszewicz
 Hartmut Neumann
 Barbara Jarząb
 Mercedes Robledo
 Marek Kabat
 Jiri Widimsky

ORGANIZING COMMITEE:

Andrzej Januszewicz
Aleksander Prejbisz
Marek Kabat
Barbara Zawistowska
Mariola Pęczkowska
Iwona Cendrowska-Demkow
Program

09.00-10.00 Registration

10.00-12.00 SESSION 1

Chairmen: Andrzej januszewicz, Hartmut Neumann

Włodzimierz Januszewicz (Poland): Introduction
Hartmut Neumann (Germany): Pheochromocytoma - an expensive disease
Jacques Lenders (Netherlands): The roadmap to the diagnosis of pheochromocytoma: it is ready or is there room for improvement?
Mercedes Robledo (Spain): Germ-line mutations on pheochromocytoma major susceptibility genes result in specific transcriptional profiles
Jiri Widimsky (Czech Republic): Blood pressure pattern in pheochromocytoma.
Barbara Jarząb (Poland): Germline mutations in pheochromocytoma index cases: molecular and clinical implications for onkology.

Discussion

12.00-12.30 Coffee break

12.30-14.00 SESSION 2

Chairmen: Marek Kabat, Dariusz Moczulski

Jerzy Walecki, Jarosław Ćwikła (Poland): New techniques in imaging pheochromocytoma. (Including paragangliomas).
Piotr Andziak (Poland): Progress in the management of head and neck paragangliomas
Dariusz Moczulski (Poland): How to translate the result of genetic testing into the clinical practice?
Andrzej Januszewicz (Poland): What we can learn from Polish National Pheochromocytoma Registry? - an update of 2006 guidelines

Discussion

14.00-14.15 Coffee break

14.15-15.30 SESSION 3

Chairmen: Maciej Otto, Jerzy Walecki

Maciej Otto (Poland): Laparoscopic surgery of pheochromocytoma
Mariola Pęczkowska (Poland): Clinical characteristics of patients with SDH mutations
Aleksander Prejbisz (Poland): Cardiovascular manifestations of pheochrmocytoma

Discussion

Lunch

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