6th International Liver and GI Conference

6th International Liver And GI Conference

Date:

November 23, 2018

Time:

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Venue:

Henry Sy, Sr. Auditorium, 5th Floor St. Luke's Medical Center - Global City Taguig City Philippines

Registration Fee:

Please refer to the table below

Contact Details:

09330119227 / 02723-0101 ext. 5424 / 4118

Dr. Jenna Carlos

 

027897700 ext. 5309 / 027230101 ext. 4815

Physician Relations Office

REGISTER

This is a two-day event: November 23-24, 2018

CPD Units: 10


 

Early Bird Rates

Consultant Php 2,000.00
Resident / Fellow / Trainees Php 1,000.00
Foreign Delegates USD 150

Onsite Registration

Consultant Php 2,500.00
Resident / Fellow / Trainees Php 1,500.00
Foreign Delegates USD 200

 

Payment Instructions:

1.       Settle the registration fee through bank deposit or Online payment.

  •   For Bank deposit:
    • Security Bank Account Name: St. Luke's Medical Center (Global City) Inc.
    • Security Bank Account Number: 0396-035819-001
  •     For online payment, kindly click the link above.

After payment, please register online by CLICKING HERE

 

6th International GI and Liver Conference

St. Luke’s Medical Center

November 23 and 24, 2018

 

TOPICS

 

Day 1

November 23, 2018

TIME

TOPIC

SPEAKER

7:30 AM– 8:00 AM

REGISTRATION

8:00 AM – 8:20 AM

OPENING CEREMONIES

SESSION 1. LIVER

8:20 AM-8:40 AM

Current Status of HBV Management: Unmet Needs and Barriers

Dr. Stephen N. Wong

8:40 AM - 9:00 AM

Liver risk stratification prior to chemotherapy and surgery

Dr. Jade D. Jamias

9:00 AM-9:20 AM

Biomarkers for HBV/HCV Diagnosis and On-treatment Monitoring

Dr. Grace Lai-Hung Wong

9:20 AM-9:40 AM

Q & A Panel Discussion

9:40 AM-10:20 AM

Mid-Morning Symposium

SESSION 2. GI

10:20 AM-10:40 AM

Managing Refractory Reflux: Differentiating from EoE

Dr. Richard H. Holloway

10:40 AM-11:00 AM

New Approach to Achalasia: Dilate vs. Dissect

Dr. Esperanza Grace R.  Santi

11:10 AM-11:20 AM

Unexplained Nausea and Vomiting: The New Gastroparesis?

Dr. Richard H. Holloway

11:20 AM-11:40 AM

Q & A Panel Discussion

11:40 AM-12:00 PM

Break/ Exhibit

12:00 PM-12:40 PM

STATE OF THE ART LECTURE: Non-invasive Assessment of Liver Fibrosis: Its Clinical Utility

Dr. Grace Lai-Hung Wong

12:40 PM- 2:00 PM

Lunch Symposium

SESSION 3. COLON/ IBD

2:00 PM-2:20 PM

STATE OF THE ART LECTURE: Challenges in Dealing with Functional GI Disorders (FGIDs)

Dr. Richard H. Holloway

2:20 PM-2:40 PM

Intestinal Pseudo obstruction: Bowel rest, drugs, or deflate?

Dr. Arnold O. Vitug

2:40 PM-3:00 PM

HIV-related Diarrhea: Workup and Treatment

Dr. Rontgene M. Solante

3:00 PM-3:20 PM

Fecal Calprotectin in IBD

Dr. Edgardo M. Bondoc

3:20 PM-3:40 PM

Q & A Panel Discussion

3:40 PM-4:20 PM

Break/ Exhibit

4:20 PM

Adjourn

 

Day 2

November 24, 2018

TIME

TOPIC

SPEAKER

SESSION 4. LIVER

8:20 AM-8:40 AM

Current Management Paradigms for the Encephalopathic Patient

Dr. Joseph C. Bocobo

8:40 AM-9:00 AM

Challenges and Management of Renal Dysfunction in Liver Cirrhosis

Dr. Ian Homer Y. Cua

9:00 AM-9:20 AM

Molecular Targets and Therapeutic Strategies for Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis

Dr. Jacob George

9:20 AM-9:40 AM

Q & A Panel Discussion

9:40 AM-10:20 AM

Mid-morning Symposium

SESSION 5. GI

10:20 AM-10:40 AM

Injury to the Pipes: Management of Biliary Strictures

Dr. Jonard T. Co

10:40 AM -11:00 AM

Update on Acute Pancreatitis 2018

Dr. John Arnel N.  Pangilinan

11:00 AM-11:20 AM

Celiac Disease: What You Need to Know

Dr. Alexandra S. Laya

11:20 AM-11:40 AM

Q & A Panel Discussion

11:40 AM-12:00 PM

Break/ Exhibit

12:00 PM -12:40 PM

STATE OF THE ART LECTURE: Tricks from the Interventional Endoscopist: Cutting Edge Therapies

Professor Yun Wong Lau

12:40 PM - 2:00 PM

Lunch symposium

SESSION 6. LIVER

2:00 PM -2:20 PM

STATE OF THE ART LECTURE: Moving Towards HCV Elimination in the Era of DAAs

Dr. Jacob George

2:20 PM-2:40 PM

Management of Benign Liver Tumors

Dr. Wilfredo T.  Polido

2:40 PM-3:00 PM

Current Clinical Practice in HCC Therapy: Considerations and Rationale

Dr. Juliet G.  Cervantes

3:00 PM-3:20 PM

Liver Transplantation: The Art of Multidisciplinary Teamwork

Dr. Allan M. Concejero

3:20 PM-3:40 PM

Q & A Panel Discussion

3:40 PM

Adjourn