Program Zjazdu

1ST INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON INTERVENTIONAL PAIN MEDICINE & NEUROMODULATION IN POLAND

WROCLAW, 3RD SEPTEMBER 2011

 

PROGRAMME

 

Venue: Aula Leopoldina Museum, University of Wroclaw, Plac Uniwersytecki 1, Wroclaw, Poland

 

08.00-08.45 – REGISTRATION & TEA/COFFEE

 

08.45-09.15 – Session I: Interventional Pain Medicine & Neuromodulation in Poland

Chairs: Dr Teo Goroszeniuk/Dr Sylwester Mordarski

 

1. Work of Interventional Section of Polish Pain Society (Dr P Buczkowski) 10min

2. Polish Pain Society Perspective (Prof J Dobrogowski) 10min

3. Update from Neuromodulation Society of Poland (Prof W Maksymowicz) 10min

 

Venue: Conference Centre, Sofitel Wroclaw Old Town, Ul.sw.Mikolaja 67, Wroclaw, Poland

 

09.30-10.00 – INDUSTRY EXHIBITION

 

10.00- 12.00Session II: Interventions for Chronic Pain

Chairs: Dr Piotr Buczkowski/Dr Teo Goroszeniuk

 

1. Radiofrequency Denervation & the Sacroiliac Joint (Dr C Gauci) 20min

2. The Generation and Management of Radiculopathic Pain (Dr J Richardson) 20min 3. Outcome of Interventional Pain Management in Chronic Pain Population: How to Assess? (Dr P Mavrocordatos) 20min

4. Ultrasound-guided Approach for Interventional Procedures (Dr A Krol) 20min

5. Q&A 20min

 

12.00-13.00 – LUNCH & INDUSTRY EXHIBITION

 

13.00-15.00 – Session III: Interventions for Cancer Pain

Chairs: Dr Andrzej Krol/TBA

 

1. Overview of Interventions for Cancer Pain (Dr J Azzopardi) 20min

2. Sympathetic Nerve Blocks in GIT and Pelvic Cancer Pain (Prof P Michalek) 20min

3. Minimally Invasive Techniques in the Management of Bone Metastases Pain (Dr E Goraj) 20min

4. Interventions in Hospice Patients. Are there any indications left? (Dr J Jarosz) 20min

5. Q&A 20min

 

15.00-15.30 – TEA/COFFEE & INDUSTRY EXHIBITION

 

15.30-17.30Session IV: Neuromodulation Treatment Modalities

Chairs: Prof W Maksymowicz/Dr Teo Goroszeniuk

 

1. Neurostimulation in Chronic Pain: SCS & PNS (Prof J de Andres) 20min

2. Setting up an Intrathecal Drug Delivery Service (Dr S Eldabe) 20min

3. Treatment of Chronic Pain with Neuromodulation – Bydgoszcz Military Clinical Hospital Experience (Dr P Sokal) 20min

4. Neuromodulation Options in the Treatment of Intractable Migraine (Dr D O’Keeffe) 20min

5. Industry Presentation: St. Jude Medical – SCS – System Selection Depending on Indications (Polish language) 10min

6. Q&A 20min

 

 

 

 

*15.30-18.30Hands-on Live Model Ultrasound Workshop

(Runs at the same time as Session IV & Interventional Section Meeting)

1hr sessions on ultrasound-guided interventional procedures (incl. lumbar/cervical facets, SI joint, s.ganglion, occipital, etc)

 

17.30-18.30 – Interventional Section Meeting of Polish Pain Society

Chairs: Dr Piotr Buczkowski/ Dr Wiesław Łach

 

1. Neurosurgical Approach for Chronic Pain (Prof W Maksymowicz) 20min

2. Interventions for Facial Pain (Dr S Mordarski) 20min

3. Forum Round Table – Present & Future of the Section 20min

(Dr Piotr Buczkowski, Dr Wiesław Łach, Prof Jan Dobrogowski, Dr Teo Goroszeniuk, Dr Marek Suchorzewski, Dr Sylwester Mordarski)

 

19.30-21.30 – Optional Conference Dinner (Places limited) – Karczma Lwowska, Rynek 4, Wrocław