Gynecology/Oncology

Session FERTILITY SPARING OPTIONS IN GYNECOLOGIC ONCOLOGY
Fertility-sparing surgery in early-stage cervical cancer
Fertility-sparing management in young endometrial cancer patients
Fertility sparing management of ovarian cancer and borderline tumors
Session HEREDITARY GYNECOLOGIC CANCER
Hereditary breast cancer
Hereditary gynecologic cancers
Chemo prevention and prophylactic surgery for breast cancer
Chemo prevention and prophylactic surgery for ovarian cancer
Session HPV SCREENING AND SCREENING STRATEGIES
Capsule Most European recommendations support the adoption of validated HPV tests as the stand-alone primary screening tool. Coordinated strategies of screening and vaccination are the subject of intense research and evaluation
Tests for HPV screening: Clinical validation
Guidelines for HPV screening in Europe
The need for coordinated programs of vaccination and screening
Discussion:
The impact of HPV screening in the re-organization of health services
Session HPV VACCINES: LIGHTS AND SHADOWS
Capsule In spite of massive data confirming the effectiveness and safety of HPV vaccines, some vaccination programs in the world have been challenged by non-scientifically supported claims of side effects
The adoption of HPV vaccines in the world and the axes of assessment of vaccine safety
The promises of the second generation HPV vaccines
Vaccine confidence and vaccine hesitancy: The case in Denmark
Discussion:
The role of the gynaecologists in HPV vaccination
Session NEW PLAYERS IN THE MANAGEMENT OF CLIMACTERIC SYMPTOMS
Capsule Genitourinary syndrome of menopause (GSM) formerly “atrophic vaginitis” includes genital symptoms of dryness, burning, and irritation, sexual symptoms of lack of lubrication, discomfort, pain, impaired function and urinary symptoms of urgency, dysuria and recurrent urinary tract infections.  Are new treatment options on the horizon?
Anatomical and physiological changes of the vulvovaginal tract during peri-menopause
Vulvovaginal laser rejuvenation
Session BREAST CANCER
Session MENOPAUSE
HRT – WHI authors claim wrong data interpretation
Debate: HRT – Have the risks been overestimated? Will it rebound to pre WHI era?
Debate: Vaginal application of sex steroids: The future in women’s health?
Session MENOPAUSE
Capsule Hormonal changes are not necessarily responsible for menopausal weight gain. Other factors such as lifestyle, the right diet and physical activity are important factors in controlling age related and menopausal obesity.
Prevention of peri-menopausal obesity by diet and life-style intervention
The implications of fat accumulation during menopause
Managing obesity: The place of bariatric surgery
Exercising during and after menopause: Biological benefits to increase longevity in health
Session ADOLESCENT GYNECOLOGY
Capsule Neovagina is a dramatic surgery for the adolescent. This innovative choice might ease the experience.
Neovagina using autologous cultured vagina tissue
Vulvovaginoplasty
Creation of a neovagina by Davydov’s laparoscopic modified technique in patients with Rokitansky syndrome
Psychological aspect of neovagina
Session OC’S COMPLICATIONS: IMPACT ON DEPRESSION AND SUICIDE
Capsule Did we miss or downplay the risks and complications of OC’s?
Contraceptives and thrombotic risks: What is the true risk?
Debate: Is depression a major or a minor side effect?
Yes, depression is a major side effect
No, depression is not a major side effect
OC’s and sexual dysfunction
WHO guidelines for contraception: How to improve them?
Session MENOPAUSE: DISEASE PREVENTION
Capsule The debate continues: Can HRT prevent post-menopausal morbidity?
Debate: HRT – Cardiovascular risk or prevention?
HRT: How to prevent and/or treat (uterine) bleeding problems
Ovarian tissue re-implantation: The HRT of the future?
Session OSTEOPOROSIS