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Detailed Scientific Programme


Thursday, May 1, 2008

09:00 – 15:30   Colposcopy Course
    Lukáš Rob, Charles W. E. Redman, Carl Chow, Joseph Jordan, Marek Pluta
  Chair: Vladimír Vonka
16:00 – 17:00   Neoplastic Diseases Caused by Viruses
    Ivan Hirsch
17:00 – 18:00   The History of Papillomavirus Research
    Stina Syrjanen
18:00 – 20:00   WELCOME COCKTAIL


Friday, May 2, 2008

    Chair: Marek Pluta
07:30 – 8:45   Each presentation is scheduled for 7 minutes
  OP–01 HPV and Bladder Cancer: A New Challenge for the Urological Research
    Sandra Mazzoli
  OP-03 Prognostics Relevance of the Detection of HPV High Risk DNA Types 16, 16 & 45 Using the QIAGEN HPV 16/18/45 Probe Set in HPV High Risk Positive Specimens: First Result
    Sven Tiews
  OP-04 New High-throughput Method for Oncogenic Human Papillomaviruses genotyping by multiplex Fluorescent PCR (f-HVP typing) in 4051 cervical samples
    Paz Cañadas
  OP-05 HPV Infections among Adolescent Population and High School Rock Concerts for Education of Humanpapillomaviruses
    Dubravko Lepusic
  OP-06 Combined HPV Genotyping and Cell-Based E6, E7 mRNA (HPV OncoTect) Detection in Cervical Cytology Specimens Performed on a Molecular Hybrid Platform (MoHP) Maximizes Sensitivity and Positive Predictive
  Bruce Patterson
  OP-07 Evaluation of 16,18,45 HPV DNA Probe – Comparation with Cervical Cytology and Follow Up
    Danijela Vrdoljak-Mozetič
  OP-08 Conjunctive Use of the Cervatec p16 ELISA Significantly Increases the Sensitivity for Detection of CIN2+ Over Conventional Pap Cytology Alone - Results from a Prospective Screening Trial
    Petra Klement
  OP-09 HPV E6, E7 mRNA Expression in Ectocervical Cells (HPV OncoTect) Predicts Disease Progression in Women with Low Grade Intraepithelial Neoplasia (LSIL)
    Francisco Alameda
08:45 – 09:00   MORNING COFFEE
09:00 – 09:15   HPV in Cervical Cancer Research Grant
    Chris Meijer, Joakim Dillner
    Chair: Ethel-Michele de Villiers
09:15 -  09:45   Epidemiology of HPV infection
    Gary Clifford
09:45 – 10:15   Immunology of HPV
    Sjoerd van der Burg
10:15 – 10:45   HPV Infection in Women
    Lukáš Rob
10:45 – 11:05   COFFEE BREAK
    Chair:  Šárka Němečková
11:05 – 11:35   HPV Prevalance and Type Distribution in Ano-genital Cancers other than Cervical Cancer
    Silvia Franceschi
11:35 – 11:55   HPV Infection and Head and Neck Diseases
    Ruth Tachezy, Jan Klozar
11:55 – 12:15   Development of Clinically Effective Therapeutic HPV Vaccines
    Sjoerd van der Burg
12:15 – 12:30   LUNCH BREAK
12:30 – 14:00   MSD Satellite Symposium in "HPV in Human Pathology Congress"
    Primary Cervical Cancer Prevention and Beyond
    Chairman: Prof. MUDr. Roman Prymula, CSc., Ph.D.
    Need for collaborative effort
    Prof. MUDr. Roman Prymula, CSc., Ph.D.
    Underlining the clinical efficacy - Sustained protection by a Quadrivalent HPV vaccine
    Prof. Ole-Erik Iversen, MD, Phd
    Global approach: recommendations & guidelines
    Prof. MUDr. Roman Prymula, CSc., Ph.D.
    Chair: Marc Van Ranst
14:00 – 14:30   HPV DNA Detection
    Peter J. F. Snijders
14:30 – 15:00   Detection of HPV Specific Antibodies
    Michael Pawlita
15:00 – 15:30   Standards, Quality Assurance
    Lena Dillner
15:30 – 15:50   COFFEE BREAK
    Chair: Jaroslava Dušková
15:50 – 16:20   Liquid compared with Conventional Cervical Cytology
    Christine Bergeron
16:20 – 16:50   LBC in UK Screening
    Amanda Herbert
16:50 – 17:20   Cyto and HPV in Finland
    Ahti Anttila
17:20 – 17:40   COFFEE BREAK
17:40 – 18:25   Pro X Con, Cyto, HPV, Both
    Christine Bergeron, Chris Meijer, Joakim Dillner
    Each presentation - 15 minutes, discussion


Saturday, May 3, 2008

    Chair: Jan Klozar
07:30 – 8:45   Each presentation is scheduled for 7 minutes
  OP-10 HPV Infection in Mothers of Children with Recurrent Respiratory Papillomatosis
    Nathalia Babkina
  OP-11 Comparison of Clinical Potential of Vaccine-related Types (16-18) and Other HR-HPV Types in Follow-Up of Women with Squamous Intraepithelial Lesions of the Uterine Cervix
    Carmine Carriero
  OP-12 Exposure of HPV31b Infected Keratinocytes to Cigarette Smoke Carcinogen Benzo[a]pyrene Results in Alteration of Host Cell Cycle Profile and Viral Life Cycle
    Craig Meyers
  OP-13 Does the Easy-to-make Penile Lesions Detection Test Help Us in Routine Diagnosis of High-Risk Human Papillomavirus Types (hrHPV)in Men?
    Vitaly Smelov
  OP-14 Effect of HPV on Treatment Outcome and Survival in Oropharyngeal Carcinoma - a Subgroup Analysis of the Randomized DAHANCA 5&7 Trials
    Pernille Lassen
  OP-15 Is HPV Vaccination Cost-Effective in the Dutch Situation?
    Inge de Kok
  OP-16 Native Versus Synthetic Papillomavirus Particles
    Craig Meyers
  OP-17 High-Risk Human Papillomavirus Screened on 1,686 Italian Patients: Epidemiological, Clinical and Vaccinal Implications
    Sandra Mazzoli
  OP-18 A Comparison of Performance Parameters for Cervical Cancer Screening in European Countries
    Guglielmo Ronco
08:45 – 09:00   MORNING COFFEE
    Chair: Marc Arbyn
09:00 – 09:15   Screening - Introduction
    Marc Arbyn
09:15 – 10:15   The EU 15
    Finland, France, Sweden, Holland, UK (5x10 min)
    Ahti Anttila, Christine Bergeron, Joakim Dillner, Chris Meijer, Amanda Herbert
10:15 – 10:45   COFFEE BREAK
10:45 – 11:45   The New EU & Candidate Countries
    Poland, Czech Republic, Croatia, Slovakia, Slovenia (5x10 min)
    Marek Spaczynski, Ruth Tachezy, Magdalena Grce, Helena Hupková, Maja Zakelj
11:45 – 12:00   Screening - Conclusions
    Marc Arbyn
12:00 – 13:00   LUNCH BREAK
    Chair: Philips Davies
13:00 – 13:30   HPV Awareness and Education
13:00 – 13:10   Awareness of HPV and Cervical Cancer in Europe
    Philip Davies
13:10 – 13:20   WHO Europe – Programmes to Raise Awareness of Cervical Cancer Prevention
    Gunta Lazdane
13:20 – 13:30   Awareness and Education in the Czech Republic
    Jana Petrenko
13:30 – 14:30   Vaccines – Controversaries
13:30 – 13:45   Vaccination of Infected Women and HPV Typing before Vaccination
    Ole-Erik Iversen
13:45 – 14:00   Vaccination of Men
    Joakim Dillner
14:00 – 14:15   Benefit of vaccination for other HPV related diseasses
    Gary Clifford
14:15 – 14:30   Discussion
14:30 – 16:00   SESSION I.
    Gynecology Clinic
    Lukáš Rob, Charles W.E. Redman, Joseph Jordan
14:30 – 14:50   European Guidelines – Management of Abnormal Cytology
    Joseph Jordan
14:50 – 15:10   Guidelines for the Management of the Precancerous Lesions
    Charles Redman
15:10 – 15:30   Less Radical Fertility Sparing Surgery than Radical Trachelectomy in Early Cervical Cancer
    Marek Pluta
15:30 – 15:40 OP-19 DNA HR HPV in Cervical Cancer Tissue, in Sentinel and Other Pelvic Lymph Nodes - a Correlation with Histopathological and Imunohistochemical Results
    Jiří Sláma
15:40 – 15:50   HPV Profile for Vulvar Leasions
    Petr Škapa
15:50 – 16:00   Discussion
14.30 – 16.00   SESSION II.
    Head and Neck
    Jan Klozar, Stina Syrjanen, Lalle Hammarstedt, Kateřina Lehovcová, Ruth Tachezy
14.30 – 14.50   Natural history of oral HPV infection-what do we know
    Stina Syrjanen
14.50 – 15.05   Recurrent respiratory papillomatosis in children age
    Kateřina Lehovcová
15.05 – 15.20   Tonsillar cancer: incidence, prevalence of HPV and survival
    Lalle Hammarstedt
15.20 – 15.30   The role of HPV as risk and prognostic factor in HNSCC
    Jan Klozar
15.30 – 15.40   The methods of selection of patients at risk of HPV associated head and neck tumors
    Ruth Tachezy
15.40 – 16.00   Discussion