PROGRAM

Program Regional Meeting of AACE International Chapters – Bucharest, Romania

The 4th Regional Meeting of AACE International Chapters
Program

Friday, October 19, 2018

14:00 – 16:30 Round Table: Women’s Health – World Menopause Day 2018: What’s Hot?
Chair: Cătălina Poiană
Speakers: Carmen Barbu, Iuliana Ceaușu, Bogdan O. Popescu, Adrian Buzea

16:30 – 17:00 Coffee Break

17:00 – 17:15 Opening Ceremony & Welcome Remarks
17:15 – 18:00 Plenary Lecture: Molecular markers in thyroid practice – Hossein Gharib
Chair: Cătălina Poiană
18:00 – 19:00 AACE International Chapters Meeting
19:00 Gala Dinner

Saturday, October 20, 2018

Session 1. Chairs: Diana Loreta Păun & Franco Grimaldi
08:30 – 08:50 Thyroid carcinoma in 2018: is less always more? – Andrea Frasoldati
08:50 – 09:10 Mini-invasive treatment in thyroid cancer: why, when and how? – Enrico Papini
09:10 – 09:30 Thyroid nodules and thyroid cancer during pregnancy – Roberto Negro
09:30 – 09:50 RAI-refractory differentiated thyroid carcinoma doesn’t mean untreatable – Dan Niculescu (Bayer Symposium)

09:50 – 10:20 Coffee Break

10:20 – 11:20 Debate: Iodine supplementation increase the risk of thyroid cancer
Chair: Enrico Papini
Pro Corin Badiu & Against – Hossein Gharib

Session 2. Chairs: Hossein Gharib & Andrea Frasoldati
11:20 – 11:40 Adrenal carcinoma: what do we know in 2018? – Sorina Martin
11:40 – 12:00 Endocrine Aspects of Pathogenesis, Diagnosis, and Management of Testicular Cancers – Vahid Mahabadi
12:00 – 12:20 Assessment of response to treatment and follow-up in gastroenteropancreatic
neuroendocrine neoplasms – Franco Grimaldi
12:20 – 12:40 Challenges in NET: Clinical Case – Cătălina Poiană, Gabriel Becheanu (Ipsen
Symposium)

12:40 – 13:30 Lunch

Session 3. Chairs: Ioana Zosin & Vahid Mahabadi
13:30 – 14:00 Modern approaches in acromegaly management – Sebastian Neggers
14:00 – 14:30 Locally aggressive forms of pituitary adenomas – Roberto Attanasio
14:30 – 14:50 Parathyroid cancer – Giorgio Boretta
14:50 – 15:10 Rationale for and difficulties in preoperative localization of parathyroid lesions in
primary hyperparathyroidism – Mihaela Vlad
15:10 – 15:30 Multiple Endocrine NeoplasiaType 2: from clinic to personalized medicine – Diana Loreta Păun
15:30 – 15:50 Vitamin D status and cancer – Raluca Trifănescu (ChimImportExport Symposium)
15:50 Closing remarks