Fetomaternal Medicine

ADVANCED MATERNAL AGE IN THE EYES OF REPRODUCTIVE ENDOCRINOLOGY (RE) AND FETAL MATERNAL EXPERTS
Chairpersons Isaac Blickstein, Israel
  The impact of advanced maternal age on maternal health: Long term effect
Asma Khalil, UK
  From which maternal age should we apply special preconception tests: FMM Point of view
Stuart Lavery, UK
  AMA: Until what age autologous and until when homologous eggs?
Norbert Gleicher, USA
  When are you too old to shake the cradle? The impact of maternal age on pregnancy outcome
Yariv Yogev, Israel
PROGESTERONE AND ESTROGENS: WHAT TO KNOW FOR ART: A PREIS SCHOOL ACADEMY SESSION
Capsule Progesterone, the main hormone during pregnancy, is commonly used to support normal and abnormal pregnancy from implantation to prevention of miscarriages to delaying labor.
Chairpersons Rene Frydman, France
Roberto Palermo, Italy
  Pharmacodynamics of progesterone: What to know
Paul Piette, Belgium
  Benefits and limits of sexual hormones
Michael Schumacher, France
  Luteal phase support
Rene Frydman, France
  Choice of protocols for pregnancy support
Roberto Palermo, Italy
SPECIAL WORKSHOP ON PREVENTION AND MANAGEMENT OF BLEEDING IN PREGNANCY: PREVENTION
Capsule Perinatal bleeding is a dramatic, life threatening emergency necessitating preventive steps and firm clinical and medical response if started. The objective is to identify and intervene early.
Chairperson Dan Farine, Canada
  Team training in obstetrics
Cressida Bond, UK
  Management of postpartum hemorrhage
Etiology of PPH in twins
Isaac Blickstein, Israel
Transexamic acid in the management of postpartum hemorrhage
Sabataram Arulkumaran, UK
  Special countercurrent lecture:
From RCTs to clinical guidelines – How could we go wrong? 3 examples where excellent RCT created problems
Dan Farine, Canada
  MISCARRIAGE AND ART
Chairperson Yacoub Khalaf, UK
Ben Mol,
Australia
  Fibroids and repeated pregnancy failure
Yacoub Khalaf, UK
  Uterine niche: When should we treat?
Leila Adamian, Russia
  Prevention of repeated pregnancy loss
Dan Farine, Canada
  Immunology of pregnancy: What should we know?
Anke Diemert, Germany
  PRENATAL DIAGNOSIS AFTER ASSISTED REPRODUCTION
Capsule Are recommendations after ART different?
Chairperson Giancarlo Di Renzo, Italy
  Non-invasive prenatal testing in twins
Maria Gil, Spain
  NIPT in the context of IVF and PGS
Francesca Grati, Italy
  Counselling for prenatal screening after ART
  Prenatal screenings after ART
Kypros Nicolaides, UK
  PREVENTION OF PREMATURE BIRTH
Chairpersons Ben Mol, Australia
Yariv Yogev
, Israel
  Pessary in the prevention of preterm birth
Ben Mol, Australia
  Previous PTL: How should we treat the index pregnancy?
Andrew Shennan, UK
  The contribution of twins conceived by assisted reproduction technology to the very preterm birth rate: A population-based study
Isaac Blickstein, Israel
  How to treat twins with cervical shortening? How to treat a pregnancy after previous PTL?
Andrew Shennan, UK
  PREDICTION, PREVENTION MANAGEMENT OF PREECLAMPSIA
Capsule For over 3 decades the effort to predict and prevent preeclampsia continues. Are we on the verge of success?
Chairpersons Kypros Nicolaides, UK
Andrew Shennan,
UK
  Prediction of preeclampsia
Kypros Nicolaides, UK
  Maternal hemodynamics in patients with preeclampsia
Asma Khalil, UK
  Management of hypertension in pregnancy
Laura Magee, UK
  TBA
  Special countercurrent lecture:
Fetal ultrasound size charts do more harm than good at term
Basky Thilaganathan, UK
GESTATIONAL DIABETES AND OBESITY
Capsule Hot controversies in GDM and obesity
Chairpersons Isaac Blickstein, Israel
Basky Thilaganathan,
UK
  Debate:  Should we preform Antenatal surveillance in GDM? Intensive, non-intensive not at all?
Pro treatment: Dan Farine, Canada
Con: Gerry Visser, Netherlands
Debate: Oral hypoglycemic agents- It’s time for a consensus
Pro: Yariv Yogev, Israel
Con: Gerry Visser, Netherlands
Debate: Should we treat and who should treat obesity during pregnancy?
Yes, and in dedicated clinic
Dan Farine, Canada
No, it’s ineffective and not important
Yariv Yogev, Israel

*The scientific program is subject to change.