Programme

Tuesday 20 November

Time Session
11:00 – 16:00

Capsule Symposium

Keynote speaker: Chris Hair

19:00 - Late

NZ Hepatitis Network Meeting

Wednesday 21 November

Time Session
8.00 - 9.00

Clinical Leaders Meeting

8.30  -9.45

Delegate arrival and registration

10.00 - 10:15

Welcome

President NZSG and NZGNS: Michael Schultz & Karen Kempin

Dean Dunedin School of Medicine: Professor Barry Taylor

Maori Welcome

 


Session 1: General Plenary Session (Joint session)

10:15 - 10:40

IBD: cause, cure and prediction of disease flare – Dr Charlie Lees

10:40 - 11:05

The IBD Passport programme – travel and IBD – Kay Greveson

11:05 - 11:30

T1 colorectal cancers - decision making using magnification and cystoscopy – Dr Amyn Haji

11:30 - 11:55

Specialism in GI nursing: Evolution and Devolution – Helen Griffiths

11:55 - 12:15

YIA Luminal presentation

12:15 - 1:00 Lunch & Exhibition
 


Session 2: General Plenary Session (Joint session) cont.

1:00 - 1:25

Elimination of HCV in Australia by 2030: feasible or fallacy – Prof Greg Dore

1:25 - 1:45

YIA Liver presentation 

1:45 - 2:10

Education and training in the Pacific Islands – challenges, sustainability and capacity development – Dr Chris Hair

2:10 - 2:35

TransTasman Lecture – Dr Anne Duggan

2:35 - 3:00

Alan Coleman Lecture – A/Prof Susan Parry

3.00 - 3.30 Afternoon Tea
 

Session 3A: BCSP & Hereditary Cancers

Session 3B: IBD – beyond TNF-alpha blockage

Session 3C: 20 years of liver transplantation

Session 3D: Hands-on session

3:30 - 3:45

 

IBD Immunology 101 – Dr Ros Kemp

Evolving indications and outcomes after adult liver transplantation – Prof Ed Gane

 

3:45 - 4:10

 

Perianal Disease – Dr Tim Eglington

Overview of paediatric liver transplantation in NZ – Dr Helen Evans

 

4:10 - 4:35

 

 

Evolution of liver transplant surgery in NZ – Mr John McCall

 

4:35 - 5:00

 

 

The role of the transplant co-ordinator

 

5.00-6.00

Welcome Function
Nurses Dinner – The White Room
Doctors Dinner

Thursday 22 November

Time Session
7:00-8:00

Great Guts Fun Run & Walk (John Wilson Drive – St Kilda SLSC)

 

Session 4: Luminal – Free Papers
Chairs:

Session 4a: Hepatology – Free Papers
Chairs:

Session 4b: Nurses Free Papers, 1st Time Presenters
Chairs:

9.00-9.15

 

 

 

9.15-9.30

 

 

 

9.30-9.45

 

 

 

9.45-10.00

 

 

 

10:00-10:15

 

 

 

10:15-10:30

 

 

 

10.30-11.00

Morning Tea and Exhibition

 

Session 5: Free Papers – cont.
Chairs:

Session 5a: Nurses Free Papers cont.
Chairs:

11.00-11.15

 

 

11.15-11.30

 

 

11:30-11:45

 

 

11:45-12:00

 

 

 

Medical AGM

Nurses AGM

12:45-1:45

Amanda Chen – Trainee Report

 

 

Session 6B: Working in the Pacific

Session 6C: Green Prescription

Session 6D: Liver Cancer

1:45–2:05

 

 

Overview of staging, treatment and outcome for HCC in NZ – Prof Ed Gane

2:05-2:25

 

 

NASH and HCC

2:25-2:45

 

 

Screening for HCC – who, how and how often? – A/Prof Catherine Stedman

2:45-3:00

 

IBS – beyond FODMAP and AmitriptylineDr John Perry

Panel discussion: HCC treatment – John McCall, Chris Jackson

3:00-3:15

 

 

 

3:15-3:45

Afternoon Tea and Exhibition

 

Session 7: Coeliac disease
Chairs: Helen Evans & Andrew Day

Session 7a: Hepatology update
Chairs: Steve Johnson & John McCall

Session 7b: IBD Quality of Life – Pregnancy, Travel
Chairs:

3:45-5:15

 

Hepatitis B – New treatment paradigm

 

 

 

Autoimmune Hepatitis

ID doctor

 

 

The role of the Hepatology nurse – towards care for endstage liver disease

 

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Cholangiocarcinoma

 

 

Session 8: Oral poster presentations (5 x7min slots - 3 slide poster presentations, 5min + Q&A)
Chairs:

Session 8a: GRS
Chairs: Malcolm Arnold

5:15-6:00

 

 

7.00 – Late

Conference Dinner

Friday 23 November

Time Session
 

Session 9: Endoscopy – Do not harm
Chairs: Thomas Caspritz & Frank Frizelle

Session 9a: Skin Cancer Workshop
Chairs: Michael Schultz & Will McMillan

Session 9b: Pancreatitis 'light' – Abdominal Pain
Chairs: John Windsor & Konrad Richter

9.00-10.30

Missing a diagnosis
Choosing the wrong endoscopic treatment
Doing harm – Perforation & co
Case A – my biggest mistake
Case B – my biggest mistake

 

 

10.30-11.15

Brunch and Exhibition

 

Session 10: General Session (Joint Session)

11.00-12.30

Stephen Robertson – the genetic basis of IBD (emailed)

12.30-1.00

Debate Conference Close

Contact

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