PROGRAM - FUTURE OF THE 11-14 WEEKS ULTRASOUND

EFSCAN CONFERENCE 2018

Second EARLY FETAL SCAN CONFERENCE

14-15 September 2019

Conference Timetable

Day One: Saturday 14th September 2019

09:00 – 09:30

Registration

EARLY SCREENING FOR FETAL ANOMALIES: HEAD-TO-HEAD DEBATES

  • Optimal time, checklist and ultrasound approach

PART A: EARLY FETAL SCAN (EFScan)

Head-to-head debates: Prof Moshe Bronshtein vs Dr Fred Ushakov

09:30 – 09:45  Prof Moshe Bronshtein, Haifa, Israel

14-16 weeks – Transvaginal (TVS) approach

09:45 – 10:00 Dr Fred Ushakov, London, UK

11-13 weeks  – Combined TAS/TVS approach

PART B:  ANOMALY SCAN  (the most extensive scan)

Head-to-head debates: Prof Moshe Bronshtein vs Dr Fred Ushakov

10:00 – 10:15  Prof Moshe Bronshtein, Haifa, Israel

14-16 weeks – Transvaginal approach

10:15 – 10:30 Dr Fred Ushakov, London, UK

20 weeks – Transabdominal approach

10:30 – 11:00  Chair of Discussion:  Prof Katia Bilardo, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Discussion: Screening for fetal anomalies

  • 14-16 weeks transvaginal scan
  • Two step approach: 12 & 20 weeks

11:00 – 11:30

  • Coffee break

NUCHAL TRANSLUCENCY (NT)

11:30 – 12:00  Prof Katia Bilardo, Amsterdam, Netherlands

  • NT in the era of NIPT

12:00 – 12:20 Prof Yaron Zalel, Tel Aviv, Israel

  • Increased NT

12:20 – 12:40 Dr Fred Ushakov, London, UK

  • Increased NT: Challenges in management

12:40 – 13:00 Prof Katia Bilardo; Prof Moshe Bronshtein; Prof Yaron Zalel; Dr Fred Ushakov

  • Round Table – Future of the NT

13:00 – 14:00

  • Lunch

1st TRIMESTER CARDIOLOGY (part one)

14:00 – 15:10 Prof Moshe Bronshtein; Dr Fred Ushakov

  • Early Heart normal and abnormal: The arches views

15:10 – 15:30 Dr Waldemar Krzeszowski, Lodz, Poland

  • Early detection of CHD in clinical practice

15:30 – 16:00

  • Coffee break

1st TRIMESTER CARDIOLOGY (part two)

16:00 – 17:00 Prof Moshe Bronshtein; Dr Fred Ushakov

  • Early Heart normal and abnormal: The 4 chamber views

17:00 – 17:20

  • Guest presentation

Conference Program

***Please note that this program is subject to change without notice (Conference Organising Committee EFScan 2019)

Conference Timetable

Day Two: Sunday 15th September 2019

09:30 – 09:45 Dr Fred Ushakov, London, UK

Nasal bone (NB) in the era of NIPT

RARE AND COMPLEX URO-GENITAL ANOMALIES

Scan in early pregnancy is invaluable for diagnosis of severe uro-genital conditions

09:45 – 10:30    Prof Moshe Bronshtein, Haifa, Israel;  Prof Yaron Zalel, Tel Aviv, Israel;  Dr Fred Ushakov, London, UK

  • Bladder/cloacal exstrophy
  • OEIS complex (Omphalocele, Exstrophy of the cloaca, Imperforate anus, and Spine abnormalities)
  • Urorectal Septum Malformation Sequence (URSMS)
  • Persistent cloaca
  • Other rare cases

10:30 – 11:00  Prof Katia Bilardo, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Megacystis: update

11:00 – 11:30

  • Coffee break

NIPT & ULTRASOUND:  WORKING TOGETHER

11:30 – 12:00  Prof Lyn Chitty, London, UK

  • Current place of NIPT in fetal anomalies screening

12:00 – 12:30  Round Table           Chair: Mr Pranav Pandya, London, UK

  • When NIPT ?:  10 weeks, 12 weeks, 16 weeks, etc
  • When ultrasound ?:  12 weeks, 15 weeks, 18 weeks, 20 weeks, etc
  • Which NIPT test ?:  triploidies, sex chromosomes, microdeletions, etc
  • What to do after ?:  CVS, amniocentesis, target ultrasound scan, TOP, etc

12:30 – 13:00 Mr Pranav Pandya, London, UK

  • Implementation of Screening Program in England

13:00 – 14:00

  • Lunch

ADVANCED GENETIC TESTS & ULTRASOUND:  GENOTYPE & PHENOTYPE

14:00 – 14:30 Prof Lyn Chitty, London, UK

  • From karyotype to exome

14:30 – 15:30 Dr Fred Ushakov, London, UK

  • PNG and US: genotype and phenotype

15:30 – 16:00 Mr Pranav Pandya, London, UK

  • Conclusions

16:00 – 17:30

  • Drinks Reception

Conference Program

***Please note that this program is subject to change without notice (Conference Organising Committee EFScan 2019)

OUR SPEAKERS

Prof Katia Bilardo, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Professor in Obstetrics and Gynaecology and Fetal Medicine at Amsterdam University Medical Center

President of The International Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology (ISUOG)

Prof Moshe Bronshtein, Haifa, Israel

Professor in Prenatal Ultrasound Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology,

Rambam Medical Center, affiliated with Technion Faculty of Medicine

Founder and Director of Al-Kol Institute of Ultrasonography

Prof Lyn Chitty, London, UK

Professor of Genetics and Fetal Medicine, UCL Institute of Child Health and Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH)

President-Elect, International Society for Prenatal Diagnosis (ISPD)

Dr Waldemar Krzeszowski, Łódź, Poland

Specialist in Obstetrics, Gynecology and Prenatal Ultrasound

Salve Medica, Diason

 

Mr Pranav Pandya, London, UK

Consultant in Fetal Medicine and Obstetrics, Director and Clinical Lead of Fetal Medicine Unit at University College London Hospital (UCLH)

Chair of Fetal Anomaly Screening Programme (FASP), UK

Dr Fred Ushakov, London, UK

Specialist in Fetal Medicine, University College London Hospital (UCLH)

Director of the London School of Ultrasound

ISUOG Ambassador

Prof Yaron Zalel, Tel-Aviv, Israel

Specialist in Obstetrics, Gynecology and Ultrasound

Expert Medical Center