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Preliminary Program:


The Fecal Microbiota Transplantation

A Gemelli Hospital, Rome
Catholic University of Sacred Heart
"A. Gemelli" University Hospital
Largo A. Gemelli, 8
Postal Code : 00168
City: Rome
State: Italy

April, 2015


Course Director
Giovanni Cammarota (EAGEN)

Scientific Committee
Giovanni Cammarota (EAGEN)

Stefania Boccia
Giovanni Cammarota (EAGEN)
Roberto Cauda
Guido Costamagna
Antonio Gasbarrini (EAGEN)
Daniele Gui
Gianluca Ianiro
Peter Malfertheiner (EAGEN)
Luca Masucci
Max Nieuwdorp
Federico Pallavicini
Maurizio Sanguinetti
Els van Nood


Day 1

08:15-08:30 Registration and distribution of course materials at A Gemelli Hospital

08:30-08:40 Official welcome (Course Director: G. Cammarota)

08:40-09:10 Introduction (Honorary Presidents: R. Cauda, G. Costamagna, A. Gasbarrini, P. Malfertheiner)

09:10-09:40 Gut microbiota in health and disease (A. Gasbarrini)

09:40-10:10 Economic and health burden of gut microbiota-related diseases (S. Boccia)

10:10-10:40 Strategies for therapeutic modulation of gut microbiota (P. Malfertheiner)

10:40-11:00 Coffee-break

11:00-11:30 Fecal microbiota transplantation: current evidences and future perspectives (M. Nieuwdorp)

11:30-12:00 Fecal microbiota transplantation in the clinical practice: tips for an adequate selection of patients with Clostridium difficile infection (G. Cammarota)

12:00-12:30 Donor screening for fecal microbiota transplantation (G. Ianiro)

12:30-13:00 Live demonstration: patient selection and donor screening

13:00-14:30 Lunch

14:30-18:00 Clinical case presentation and discussion with audience participation

18:00-19:30 Meet'n greet

20:30 Dinner: participants & faculty

Day 2

08:30-09:00 Fecal microbiota transplantation: the microbiologist's point of view (M. Sanguinetti)

09:00-09:30 Meet the lab: preparation of fecal material (L. Masucci)

09:30-10:30 Fecal microbiota transplantation: technical issues and tricks for a successful
• 09:30-10:00 Upper route of delivery (E. van Nood)
• 10:00-10:30 Lower route of delivery (G. Cammarota)

10:30-11:00 Coffee-break

11:00-11:30 Post-procedure management (F. Pallavicini)

11:30-12:00 Dealing with difficult situations: the surgeon's point of view (D. Gui)

12:00-12:30 Live demonstration: stool preparation (Policlinico Gemelli – Microbiology Lab)

12:30-13:00 Live demonstration: FMT procedure (Policlinico Gemelli – Endoscopy Unit)

13:00-14:30 Lunch

14:30-16:00 Hands-on: manipulation and preparation of fecal samples (Microbiology Lab)

16:00-17:30 Hands-on: simulation of FMT procedure

17:30- 17:50 Closing remarks and course end

Event Properties

Event Date April 01, 2015 12:00 am
Event End Date April 30, 2015 12:00 am
Capacity 50
Registered 0
Available places 50
Individual Price €300.00
Location Rome, Italy
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