Meeting 2 (Pancreas 360°) 

October 3rd - 6th, 2018

Casa Vlasia, Bucharest, Romania


Pancreas 360° logo: © Wiktor Rutkowski


Please join us this coming October in Bucharest, Romania, for Pancreas 360°, a comprehensive update on "all things pancreas", proudly funded by the UEG. This three-day meeting will feature interactive talks by leaders in field as well as hands-on ERCP training sessions using actual case studies. 

The deadline for new registrations was Friday, August 31st, 2018

Yours sincerely, 

Matthias Löhr                                                                                                                              Cristian Gheorghe

Prof of Gastroenterology and Hepatology                                                                     Professor of Gastroenterology

Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden                                                                     Carol Davila University of Medicine,                               

                                                                                                                                                          Bucharest, Romania 


Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018 

12:00                 Arrivals and Lunch

13:30                 Welcome and Introduction

14:00                 Case Study: Chronic Pancreatitis I 

15:00                  UEG / HaPanEU Guidelines Chronic Pancreatitis / Presentation and Panel Discussion

16:00                  Coffee 

16:00                  Round Tables "Show and Tell" Cases with Expert Pancreatologists 

17:45                  End of Day 1 

19:30                  Dinner 

Thursday, October 4th, 2018 

9:00                    Case Study: Chronic Pancreatitis II 

10:00                  Surgery vs Endoscopy in Chronic Pancreatitis, with Case Studies and Reference to UEG/HanPanEu guidelines

11:00                  Hands-On Training Cases in ERCP I

12:30                  Lunch

13:30                  Hands-On Training Cases in ERCP II

15:30                  Coffee

16:00                  Surgical Kaleidoskope: Guided Videos on Techniques in Pancreatic Surgery

17:00                  Pancreas 360°: A Nobel Prize Scavenger Hunt (group activity)

19:30                  Dinner 

Friday, October 5th, 2018 

8:30                    A Fresh Look into Pancreatic Pathology: The Tumors

9:30                   Participation via Tele-Link in the Karolinska MDT Conference with Discussion

11:00                 Where Are We in Pancreatology?

12:00                 Lunch

13:00                 Cystic Tumors: Do Nothing, Do Something, Do Everything: The European Guidelines

14:00                 Hands-On Training Cases in ERCP III

16:00                 A Fresh View on Pancreatic Imaging 

20:00                 Dinner with a Quiz: Pancreas 360° in all Four Dimensions 

Saturday, October 6th, 2018 

8:30                   Case Study: Acute Pancreatitis

9:30                   IAP/APA Guidelines in Acute Pancreatitis 

10:30                 PDAC - Emerging Therapies and ASCO update

11:00                Test  and Reflections

11:45                Check-out, lunch, farewell

This event was proudly supported by an unrestricted educational grant from United European Gastroenterology (UEG) as sole major sponsor:










The ERCP Hands-On session was proudly supported by

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Faculty and Invited Lecturers

Sorin Barbu, Professor of Surgery, University of Medicine "Luliu Hatieganu" Cluj-Napoca, Romania

Gabriel Becheanu, Professor of Pathology, Carol Davila University of Medicine, Bucharest, Romania

Thomas Bollen, Professor and Head of Radiology, St. Antonius Hospital, Utrecht, Netherlands

Gabriele Capurso, Ass. Professor of Gastroenterology, La Sapiencia, Univ of Rome, Italy

Güralp Ceyhan, Ass. Professor of Surgery, Technical University of Munich, Germany  

Ulrike Denzer, Ass. Professor of Gastroenterology, University of Marburg, Germany

Sebastien Gaujoux, Ass. Professor of Surgery, Université Denis Diderot-Paris, Paris, France

Cristian Gheorghe, Professor of Gastroenterology, University of Bucharest, Romania 

Natalya Gubergrits, Professor of Gastroenterology, Donetsk National Medical University M. Gorky, Ukraine

Johanna Laukkarinen, Professor of Surgery, Tampere University, Finland 

Enrique de Madaria, Ass. Professor, Hospital General Universitario de Alicante, Spain 

Patrick Maisonneuve, Professor, European Institute of Oncology, Milan, Italy

Alexey Okhlobystin, Professor of Gastroenterology, Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University, Moscow, Russia

Julia Mayerle, Professor of Gastroenterology, Ludwig Maximillians University Munich 

Alexander Meining, Professor of Gastroenterology and Endoscopy, University of Ulm, Germany 

Sara Regner, Ass. Professor of Surgery, University of Lund, Skåne Academic Hospital, Sweden 

Jonas Rosendahl, Ass. Professor of Gastroenterology, University of Leipzig, Germany 

Davor Stimac, Professor of Gastroenterology, University of Rijeka, Croatia

Marcel Tantau, Regional Institute of Gastroenterology (IRGH), Romania

Heiko Witt, Professor of Gastroenterology, Technical University of Munich, Munich, Germany

Meeting venue

Casa Vlasia, 2 Codrii Vlasiei St, Snagov 077165, Romania