April 9, 2020, Thursday

08:30 – 10:00

Hall 1 Asthma Allergy Assembly (TTS, AIS and EAACCI)
CURRENT RECOMMENDATIONS: Updates in National Asthma Guideline
Chairs: Hasan Bayram, Bülent Şekerel
What’s new in treatment?
Gülfem Çelik
Childhood asthma
Bülent Şekerel
EAACI perspective on asthma guidelines
Ioana Agache
Hall 2 Tobacco Control Assembly
New Generation Tobacco Products: Time Bomb in Tobacco Control (PANEL)
Chairs: İnci Gülmez, Ali Nihat Annakkaya
New generation tobacco products: Regulations in Turkey, free or forbidden?
Efza Evrengil
New definitions, new threats
Elif Dağlı
Tobacco-free World or smoke-free World?
Francis Thompson
Why good people should work more?
Dilek Aslan
Hall 3 Clinical Problems Assembly and Diagnostic and Interventional Methods Assembly
Management of Interstitial Lung Diseases by Cases (THORAX IN GRAND ROUND)
Chairs: Füsun Alataş, Oğuz Uzun
Panelists: Benan Müsellim, Özlem Özdemir Kumbasar, Dilek Yılmazbayhan, Kayhan Çetin Atasoy, Nesrin Moğulkoç
Case with idiopathic interstitial pneumonia
Pınar Yıldız Gülhan
Case with hypersensitivity pneumonitis
Tibel Tuna
Case with connective tissue disease
Gülru Polat
Case with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
Elif Yelda Niksarlıoğlu
Hall 4 Diagnostic and Interventional Methods Assembly, Respiratory Infections Assembly and Tuberculosis Assembly
Nontuberculosis Mycobacterial Infections with Cases (THORAX IN GRAND ROUND)
Chairs: Eyüp Sabri Uçan, Füsun Öner Eyüboğlu
Panelists: Çağlar Uzun, Kaya Köksalan, Aylin Babalık, Derya Gümürdülü
Cavitary disease
Tuğçe Şahin Özdemirel
Tuberculosis case irresponsive to treatment
Abdullah Şimşek
How long shall I treat?
Figen Öztürk Ergür
Bronchiectasis and NTM
Nursel Türkoğlu Selçuk
Hall 5 Diagnostic and Interventional Methods Assembly
Safety Issues in Interventional Pulmonology for Doctors and Patients (PANEL)
Chairs: Meral Gülhan, Sedat Altın
EBUS
Gülşah Günlüoğlu
Therapeutic bronchoscopy
Onur Fevzi Erer
Pleural procedures
Muzaffer Metintaş
Hall 6 Workshop 1

Respiratory Failure and Intensive Care Assembly
Long Term NIV ln COPD Patients According to ERS Guideline
Begüm Ergan
10:00 – 10:15
Break
10:15 – 11:15
Hall 1 Clinical Problems Assembly
What has Changed in the Last year in Pulmonary Hypertension? (PANEL)
Chairs: Gül Öngen, Osman Nuri Hatipoğlu
Clinical approach in pulmonary hypertension
Sean Gaine
Treatment of pulmonary hypertension
Nazzareno Galie
What has changed at the 6th World Pulmonary Hypertension Symposium?
Hossein-Ardeschir Ghofrani
Hall 2 Diagnostic and Interventional Methods and COPD Assembly
Current Trends in Small Airways Disease (PANEL)
Chairs: Ayşe Yılmaz, Bilge Yılmaz Kara
Diagnosis of small airways disease
Sevgi Saryal
When do the small airways start to get impaired?
Esra Uzaslan
Treatment in small airways disease
Sibel Atış Naycı
Hall 3 Tuberculosis Assembly and Clinical Problems Assembly
CURRENT RECOMMENDATIONS: Tuberculosis Diagnosis and Treatment Guideline (CONSENSUS REPORT)
Chairs: Şeref Özkara, Gönenç Ortaköylü
Diagnosis
Nuri Özkütük
Treatment
Aylin Babalık
Prevention
Asiye İnan Süer
Hall 4 Environmental Problems and Lung Health Assembly
The Air We Breathe (ROUND TABLE)
Chairs: Hasan Bayram, Fatma Tokgöz Akyıl
How our cities breathe in the example of metropolitan cities?
To be announced later
What we don’t know about the well-known air pollutants
Haluk Çalışır
Less known air pollutants
Kayıhan Pala
Hall 5 Lung Transplantation Assembly
Lung Transplantation in Bronchiectasis and Cystic Lung Diseases (ROUND TABLE)
Chairs: Adnan Sayar, Nur Dilek Bakan
The process going through lung transplantation in bronchiectasis and cystic lung diseases
Şehnaz Yıldızeli
Lung transplantation and surgical techniques in bronchiectasis and cystic lung diseases
Erdal Yekeler
Postoperative early complications and immunization
Mehmet Furkan Şahin
11:15 – 11:30
Coffee Break
11:30 – 12:30
Hall 1 Satellite Symposium – 1
New Treatment Choice in PAH Treatment: sGC Stimulator
Chair: Gülfer Okumuş
Hossein-Ardeschir Ghofrani
Hall 2 Satellite Symposium – 2
Today & Tomorrow of COPD Patients
Moderator: Elif Şen
Norbert Berend

Hall 3 Satellite Symposium – 3   

6 Faces of IPF 

Moderator: Nesrin Moğulkoç

Speakers: Nesrin Moğulkoç, Aykut Çilli, İsmail Hanta, Kayhan Çetin Atasoy, Dilek Yılmazbayhan, Lütfiye Kılıç

Hall 4 Pediatric Lung Diseases Assembly
What do the Latest Guidelines Recommend in Pediatric Lung Diseases (PANEL)
Chairs: Ayten Pamukçu, Şebnem Yosunkaya
Latest developments in diagnosis and treatment of bronchopulmonary dysplasia
Zeynep Seda Uyan
Assesment and treatment of the patient with pulmonary embolism
Güzin Cinel
Pediatrician approach to a child with pulmonary hypertension
Esen Demir
Hall 5 Thoracic Surgery Assembly
Current Approach in Thoracic Surgery for Early Stage Lung Cancer (CURRENT TOPIC)
Chairs: Cemal Özçelik, Berkant Özpolat
Current surgical approach in early stage lung cancer
Ayten Kayı Cangır
Thoracic surgery perspective for nonsurgical approach for early stage lung cancer
Ali Kılıçgün
12:30 – 13:30
Lunch
13:30 – 15:00
Hall 1 MAIN SESSION – 1
Medicine in Future/ The Future of Medicine
Chairs: Hasan Bayram, Oya İtil
Gene regulation, CRISPR
Şerif Şentürk
Artificial Intellegence
Mehmet Gönen
Nobel tissue-hypoxia harmony
Emin Kansu
15:00 – 15:15
Coffee Break
15:15 – 16:15
Hall 1 Satellite Symposium – 4
Could it be PAH?
Chair: Nesrin Moğulkoç
Nazzareno Galiè, Sean Gaine
Hall 2 Satellite Symposium – 5
Extra Efficacy, Extra Confidence for COPD Treatment
Chair: Nurdan Köktürk
Yelda Varol, Alev Gürgün, Figen Demir Kardeş
Hall 3 Satellite Symposium – 6
Extra ‘Moment’s Thanks to The Protection You Provide:
Comprehensive Protection for Your Patients with Rivaroxaban
Gülfer Okumuş, İlknur Başyiğit
Hall 4 Pediatric Lung Diseases Assembly
Pediatric Pulmonologists in Grand Round (THORAX IN GRAND ROUND)
Chairs: Sevgi Pekcan, Güzin Cinel
Panelists:  Ayşe Tana Aslan, Demet Can, Saniye Girit, Diclehan Orhan
ChILD
Emine Atağ
Complication of bone marrow transplantation
Nilay Baş İkizoğlu
Pulmonary manifestations of immune deficiency
Gökçen Dilşa Tuğcu
Hall 5 Thoracic Surgery Assembly
Orphan Diseases in Thoracic Surgery (ROUND TABLE)
Chairs: Hayati Bilgiç, Ahmet Başoğlu
Chronic empyema
Levent Cansever
Tuberculosis
Volkan Baysungur
16:15 – 16:30
Break
16:30 – 17:30
Hall 2 Respiratory Failure and Intensive Care Assembly
Noninvasive Mechanical Ventilation or High-Flow Oxygen in Acute Respiratory Failure: When, for whom? (CURRENT TOPIC)
Chairs: Turgay Çelikel, Feride Marim
Noninvasive mechanical ventilation
Sait Karakurt
High-flow oxygen treatment
Raffaele Scala
Hall 3 COPD Assembly
Early Diagnosis in COPD (ROUND TABLE)
Chairs: Mehmet Polatlı, Hanifi Yıldız
Definition of early COPD: GOLD 0 / 1, rapid loss in FEV1
Elif Şen
Methods in diagnosis of early COPD
Ayşe Baha
Shall we treat early COPD?
Nurdan Köktürk
Hall 4 Experimental Research Assembly
CURRENT RECOMMENDATION: Optimizing Experimental Research in Pulmonary Medicine. What does the ERS Guideline Rocomend? Where we are? (CONSENSUS REPORT)
Chairs: Yasemin Saygıdeğer, Canan Demir
Organoids, pluripotent stem cells and “Epigenetic Editing”
Yasemin Saygıdeğer
In vitro vs in vivo?
Yelda Varol
How to translate our information to in vivo? “Translational Research”
Ayşe Bilge Öztürk
Hall 5 Pulmonary Rehabilitation and Chronic Care Assembly and Clinical Problems Assembly
Components of Treatment in IPF (PRO-CON)
Chairs:  Ülkü Bayındır, Haluk Türktaş
Pharmacological treatment is enough in IPF
Özlem Özdemir Kumbasar
Pharmacological treatment is not enough in IPF
Pınar Ergün
Hall 6 Sleep Disorders Assembly
Current Topics in Sleep Apnea (CURRENT TOPIC)
Chairs: Turan Acıcan, Sadık Ardıç
Is AHI enough to determine severity of OSA?
Özen Kaçmaz Başoğlu
Oh no! My patient with OSA will renew her driving license!
Selma Fırat
Wrongs that we think right in polysomnography!
Bülent Çiftçi
Do we follow our patient with OSA close enough? What to do?
Mehmet Ali Habeşoğlu
Hall 7 Workshop 2

Diagnostics and Interventions Assembly
Current ATS/ERS Recommendations for Spirometry
Aslı Görek Dilektaşlı

April 10, 2020, Friday

08:30 – 10:00

Hall 1 COPD Assembly
Management of Acute COPD Exacerbation: Experiences and Innovations (PANEL)
Chairs: Ertürk Erdinç, Sevgi Saryal
Definition and classification of COPD exacerbations by severity
Aylin Özgen Alpaydın
Re-hospitalization in severe exacerbations
Lütfi Çöplü
Difficult COPD or prolonged COPD exacerbation?
Ayşe Baha
What’s new in treatment of COPD exacerbations?
Sibel Atış Naycı
Hall 2 Thoracic Oncology Assembly
Thoracic Oncology Council (THORAX IN GRAND ROUND)
Chairs: Pınar Çelik, Hülya Bayız
Panelists: Tuncay Göksel, Hasan Fevzi Batırel, Özden Özen Altundağ, Durmuş Etiz, Ayşegül Akgün, Funda Demirağ, Recep Savaş
Case 1
Hacı Ahmet Bircan
Case 2
Gökçen Şimşek
Case 3
Kutsal Turhan
Case 4
Meftun Ünsal
Hall 3 Respiratory Failure and Critical Care Assembly
Chronic Respiratory Failure: Discharge from Intensive Care Unit and Long-Term Follow-Up  (PANEL)
Chairs: Zuhal Karakurt, Zafer Hasan Ali Sak
Noninvasive mechanical ventilation in chronic respiratory failure
Özlem Edipoğlu
Invasive mechanical ventilation in chronic respiratory failure
Özlem Yazıcıoğlu Moçin
Pulmonary rehabilitation in chronic respiratory failure
Lütfiye Kılıç
Hall 4 Sleep Disorders Assembly
Problem Cases with Problems in Obstructive Sleep Apnea (THORAX IN GRAND ROUND)
Chairs: Çağlar Çuhadaroğlu, Sadık Ardıç
Panelists: Yüksel Peker, Hikmet Fırat, Sezai Taşbakan, Şerife Savaş Bozbaş, Ahmet Uğur Demir
Where did those central events come from?
Ömer Araz
Why is my patient still sleeping during the day despite the device?
Baran Balcan
Why is my patient still unable to adapt to the device?
Sertaç Arslan
Oops! My patient is hypoxemic as well!
Ender Levent
Hall 5 Occupational Lung Diseases Assembly
Disability due to Occupational Diseases in Turkey and in the World (PANEL)
Chairs: İbrahim Akkurt, İpek Özmen
Situation in Turkey
Fatma Erboy
Situation in Europe
Abdulsamet Sandal
Situation in USA
Özlem Kar Kurt
Workplace and disability
Atınç Kayınova
Authorized health institutions
İbrahim Akkurt
Hall 6 Workshop 3
Diagnostics and Interventions Assembly
Endobronchial Ultrasound
Ezgi Demirdöğen, Erdal İn
10:00 – 10:15
Coffee Break
10:15 – 11:15
Hall 1 Clinical Problems Assembly and Pediatric Lung Diseases Assembly
Diagnosis and Treatment of Adult Cystic Fibrosis (PANEL)
Chairs: Esen Kıyan, Nural Kiper
Pathophysiology of cystic fibrosis
Ralph Epaud
Cystic fibrosis from childhood to adult
Nural Kiper
Diagnosis and treatment of cystic fibrosis in adults
Şermin Börekçi
Complications of cystic fibrosis in adults
Züleyha Bingöl
Hall 2 COPD Assembly and Respiratory Failure and Intensive Care Assembly
Noninvasive Mechanical Ventilation in COPD (PANEL)
Chairs: Öner Balbay, Elif Şen
NIMV in acute exacerbation of COPD
Gül Gürsel
High flow nasal oxygen in acute exacerbation of COPD
Raffaele Scala
Home NIMV for the management of COPD
Anita K. Simonds
Hall 3 Diagnostic and Interventional Methods Assembly
How Should I Approach? With Case Reports (THORAX IN GRAND ROUND)
Chairs: Hüseyin Yıldırım, Enver Yalnız
Panelists: Koray Hekimoğlu, Kürşat Yıldız, Demet Karnak, Hülya Bayız
Interstitial lung disease; cryobiopsy
Cantürk Taşçı
Solitary pulmonary nodule
Ali Kadri Çırak
Bronchoscopic management of central airway obstruction
Cengiz Özdemir
Hall 4 Tuberculosis Assembly
Tuberculosis and Immigration (PANEL)
Chairs: Şeref Özkara, Şerif Kurtuluş
Immigration in the World and Turkey and humanitarian aid
Deniz Mardin
Problems in tuberculosis control in immigrants
Zeki Kılıçaslan
Does our tuberculosis control program respond well to the immigration crisis?
Erhan Kabasakal
Hall 5 Health Policies Assembly
Algorithmic Intelligence Use in Medicine (ROUND TABLE)
Chairs: Sedat Altın, Osman Elbek
Advantages and disadvantages of algorithmic intelligence
Alper Selver
Digitized body
Ferda Keskin
Ethical problems
Yeşim Işıl Ülman
Hall 6 Workshop 4

Pediatric Lung Diseases Assembly
Inhaler and Nebulizator Use in Pediatric Patients
Yasemin Gökdemir
11:15 – 11:30
Break
11:30 – 12:30
Hall 1 Satellite Symposium – 7
Expert Opinions on Interstitial Lung Diseases
Chair: Gül Öngen
Athol Wells, Haluk Türktaş
Hall 2 Satellite Symposium – 8
CTEPH in My Mind
Chair: Gülfer Okumuş
Discussants:Bedrettin Yıldızeli, Cihangir Kaymaz, Gülfer Okumuş, Hakkı Tankut Akay, , Koray Hekimoğlu
Hall 4 Pediatric Lung Diseases Assembly
Recent Developments in Common Diseases in Clinical Practice (PANEL)
Chairs: Elif Dağlı, Yasemin Gökdemir
Chronic cough: Diagnosis, management algorithm and new treatments
Fazilet Karakoç
Innovations and biomarkers in the diagnosis of tuberculosis
Ayşen Bingöl
Recent advances in modulator therapy of cystic fibrosis
Deniz Doğru Ersöz
Hall 5 Thoracic Surgery Assembly
Technology use in Thoracic Surgery in Turkey (PANEL)
Chairs: Şükrü Dilege, Fahri Oğuzkaya
Private hospital
Erdal Okur
State hospital
Reha Çelik
12:30 – 13:30
Lunch
13:30 – 15:30
Hall 1 MAIN SESSION – 2
Nutrition and Microbiome in Lung Health and Disease
Chairs: A. Fuat Kalyoncu, Ioana Agache
Microbiome manipulation and lung health: facts or fiction
Leo Koenderman
Role of dietary intake in severe asthma
Ioana Agache
Effects of omega-3 fatty acids; eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) and Docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) on respiratory diseases
Esmaeil Mortaz
13:30 – 14:15
Hall 2 Clinical Problems Assembly
CURRENT RECOMMENDATION:  What Has Changed in Clinical Problems?  
Chairs: Numan Ekim, Gökhan Çelik
Summary of ESC / ERS pulmonary embolism guideline
Gülfer Okumuş
Common mistakes in the diagnosis and follow-up of interstitial lung disease (Expert experience)
Athol Wells
Hall 3 Tuberculosis Assembly
Media Relations in Tuberculosis and Chest Diseases, Increasing Awareness: What’s Right? What’s Wrong? (ROUND TABLE)
Chairs: Suha Özkan, Ferhat Çetinkaya
The role of the press in reflecting lung health to public
Mesude Erşan
The positive and negative effects of news about tuberculosis on public and the role of media
Şeref Özkara
Hall 4 Pulmonary Rehabilitation and Chronic Care Assembly
Pulmonary Rehabilitation in the Management Of Chronic Respiratory Diseases: The Most Important Cornerstone (CONFERENCE)
Chairs: Deniz İnal İnce, Leyla Yılmaz Aydın
Effects on clinical and functional status
İpek Çaylı Candemir
Cost-effectiveness
Dicle Kaymaz
Hall 5 Respiratory Infections Assembly
Respiratory System Infections and Treatment in Special Groups (ROUND TABLE)
Chairs: Bahar Kurt, Cenk Babayiğit
In geriatric patients
Dilek Karadoğan Çakmakçı
In pregnancy
Nur Dilek Bakan
In immunosuppressive patients
Pervin Korkmaz Ekren
Hall 6 Workshop 5

Diagnostics and Interventions Assembly
Diffusion Measurement
Şermin Börekçi
14:15 – 14:30
Break
14:30 – 15:30
Hall 2 Clinical Problems Assembly
Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension: From Diagnosis to Treatment (PANEL)
Chairs: Gül Öngen, Tankut Akay
Epidemiology and diagnosis
Gülfer Okumuş
Echocardiography and right heart catheterization
Cihangir Kaymaz
Hybrid therapy – Pulmonary endarterectomy
Bedrettin Yıldızeli
Hybrid therapy – Medical treatment
Zeynep Pınar Önen
Hybrid therapy – Baloon angioplasty
Bülent Mutlu
Hall 3 Respiratory Infections and Clinical Problems Assembly
Microbiota in Respiratory Diseases (PANEL)
Chairs: Metin Özkan, Bahadır Berktaş
In COPD and asthma
Ayşe Bilge Öztürk
In respiratory infections
Hüsnü Pullukçu
In fibrotic diseases
Athol Wells
Hall 4 Respiratory Failure and Intensive Care Assembly
Obese Patient in Intensive Care: What’s Different? (CURRENT TOPIC)
Chairs: Gökhan Çelik, Aylin Özsancak Uğurlu
Obesity and pulmonary complications in the ICU patient
Emel Eryüksel
Mechanical ventilation
Müge Aydoğdu
Hall 5 Tobacco Control Assembly
How to approach tobacco addiction cessation in high risk groups? (SYMPOSIUM)
Chairs: Seren Arpaz, Rabia E. Ünver
How do I get a fast response in smokers with COPD?
Esra Uzaslan
Pregnant patient smokes, what do we do now?
Füsun Yıldız
How do I help in preventing recurrence?
Ali Nihat Annakkaya
What differs if my patient with lung cancer quits smoking?
Banu Salepçi
Hall 6 Workshop 6

Diagnostics and Interventions Assembly
Endobronchial Valve Practice in COPD
Demet Karnak, Turhan Ece
15:30 – 15:45

Coffee Break

15:45 – 16:45
Hall 1 Satellite Symposium – 9
Hall 2 Satellite Symposium – 10 

I’ve got severe asthma and my life back

Gur Levy, Sevim Bavbek

Hall 4 Pediatric Lung Diseases Assembly
Orphans in Pediatric Lung Diseases (PANEL)
Chairs: Nural Kiper, Bülent Karadağ
Bronchiectasis in the 21st Century; diagnosis and management
Şebnem Yosunkaya
Evaluation of exacerbation, disease progression and treatment response in childhood interstitial lung diseases
Ralph Epaud
Pulmonary effects of systemic drugs (biological agents, chemotherapeutics, radiation)
Bülent Karadağ
Hall 5 Thoracic Oncology Assembly
Intraoperative Difficult Conditions and Decision Making in Lung Cancer Surgery (ROUND TABLE)
Chairs: Hakan Kutlay, Serdar Onat
Positive surgical margin
Levent Alpay
Surprise nodule (parenchymal – pleural)
Özgür Samancılar
Uncontrolled stump air leak
Erkmen Gülhan
16:45 – 17:00

Break

17:00 – 18:00
Hall 1 Occupational Lung Diseases Assembly and Clinical Problems Assembly
Is IPF Realy Idiopathic? (PRO-CON)
Chairs: Zeki Kılıçarslan, Serpil Tekgül
It is idiopathic
İsmail Hanta
It is not idiopathic
Metin Akgün
Hall 2 Respiratory Infections Assembly and Respiratory Failure and Critical Care Assembly
Infections in Intensive Care Unit (PANEL)
Chairs: Gül Gürsel, Cenk Kıraklı
Fungal infections
Cenk Kıraklı
Viral infections
Hüsnü Pullukçu
Hall 3 Thoracic Oncology Assembly
Current Approaches in Lung Cancer
Chairs: Pınar Çelik, Benan Çağlayan
Novelities in molecular tests and pathology
Nalan Akyürek
What differs if there is a mutation?
Ufuk Yılmaz
Role of immunotherapy in lung cancer
Şenay Yılmaz
Hall 4 Asthma Allergy Assembly
CURRENT RECOMMENDATION: National Asthma Guide – Severe Asthma (CONSENSUS REPORT)
Chairs: Feyza Erkan, Zeynep Mısırlıgil
Definition of severe asthma and phenotypes
İ. Kıvılcım Oğuzülgen
Diagnosis by phenotype
Berrin Ceyhan
Treatment by phenotype
Sevim Bavbek
Hall 5 Women and Lung Health Task Group
Women and Cancer (PANEL)
Chairs: Serir Özkan, Neslihan Köse
Lung cancer in women: Is it increasing in worldwide?
Birsen Ocaklı
Overview of metastatic lung cancer in women
Gülru Polat
Patient stories: Walking through for being cancer-free
Cahide Filiz Küçüktepe
Hall 6 Workshop 7

Diagnostics and Interventions Assembly
Small Airway Assessment with Impulse Oscillometry
Aslı Görek Dilektaşlı
19:30 – 22:00
Hall 10

Air Q+ Course

Kayıhan Pala

April 11, 2020, Saturday

07:30 – 08:20
Hall 1 *New Session!
Early Career Members Group Meeting
Chairs: Szymon Skoczynski, Dilek Karadoğan Çakmakçı
Development of Early Career Member Group of Turkish Thoracic Society
Dilek Karadoğan Çakmakçı
ERS Early Career Member Group and opportunity of scientific colloboration
Szymon Skoczynski
Selected articles from the Early Career Members
Canan Gündüz Gürkan, Tuğba Şişmanlar Eyüpoğlu, Dorina Esendağlı, Fatma Tokgöz Akyıl
Hall 2 Thoracic Oncology Assembly
Cyto-histo Correlation and Ancillary & Molecular Analysis in Cytopathology (Lungen Clinic experience) (PANEL)
Chairs: Oya Kayacan, Demir Kürşat Yıldız
Benign and malignant pleural effusions & immunocytological analysis
Hatice Elmas
PD-L1 expression of paired cytological and histological specimens of non-small cell lung carcinoma (Molecular analysis in cytopathology)
Lea van der Linde
Imprint cytology of thoracoscopic biopsies
Ralf Heine
Diagnostic value of EBUS and EUS-guided FNA’s Lungen Clinic experience
Lutz Welker
Hall 3 *New Session!
Remarks in Thorax 2020
Chairs: Mehmet Polatlı, Bahadır Berktaş
Panelists: Ayşe Yılmaz, Serhat Erol, Özge Yılmaz, Atilla Akkoçlu
MS-001: Evaluation of 30 and 90-Day Re-Hospital Application Rates in Severe COPD Exacerbations: TTS COPD AssemblyAyşe Baha
MS-015: Investigation of variants of MUC5B and TERT genes in patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosisAyşe ÖdemişMS-016: Decision support algorithm for the diagnosis of pulmonary embolism using machine learning: preliminary reportElvan Burak Verdi
08:20 – 08:30
Break
08:30 – 10:00
Hall 1 Asthma Allergy Assembly
Genetics, Enviroment and Asthma: Asthma in Europe and Immigrants (PANEL)
Chairs: Selma Metintaş, Ahmet Uğur Demir
Personalized medicine in asthma; role of ethnicity and cultural background
Leif Bjermer
Asthma in Turkish immigrants living in Europe
Fuat Kalyoncu
Recent advances in gene and environment interaction in the development of asthma
Emel Kurt
Hall 2 Tuberculosis Assembly and Clinical Problems Assembly
Differential Diagnosis in Granulomatous Diseases (THORAX IN GRAND ROUND)
Chairs: Çiğdem Biber, Onur Fevzi Erer
Panelists: Oğuz Uzun, Gündeniz Altıay, Figen Demirkazık, İrem Hicran Özbudak
Case 1
Ahmet Görkem Er
Case 2
İrem Şerifoğlu
Case 3
Güngör Ateş
Case 4
Dorina Esendağlı
Hall 3 Health Policies Assembly
Sustainable Development and Lung Health (PANEL)
Chairs: Elif Dağlı, Yavuz Havlucu
Sustainable development and health
Osman Elbek
Tobacco industry and sustainability
Asli Görek Dilektaşlı
Environmental pollution and sustainability
Ali Kocabaş
Hall 4 Environmental Problems and Lung Health Assembly
Energy: Fossil Fuel, Humanity and the Lost Environment as We Go Through the Nuclear Environment (PANEL)
Chairs: Osman Nuri Hatipoğlu, Sebahat Genç
Are we obliged to fossil fuels? Other energy sources
Özgur Gürbüz
What about nuclear power plants? From Chernobyl to Akkuyu
Önder Algedik
Fossil fuels and our health
Nilüfer Aykaç
Biodiversity, ecology and industrialization
Beyza Üstün
Hall 5 Pulmonary Rehabilitation Chronic Care Assembly and COPD Assembly
The Role of Pulmonary Rehabilitation in Coexisting Lung Cancer and COPD (PANEL)
Chairs: Sema Savcı, Dicle Kaymaz
Panelists: Lütfiye Kılıç, İpek Çaylı Candemir, Seray Hazer, Alev Gürgün
Case management
Şenay Yılmaz
Preoperative pulmonary rehabilitation
Filiz Taşdemir
Surgeon’s perspective for the effect of pulmonary rehabilitation on the operability and postoperative complications
Seray Hazer
Hall 6
Respiratory infections assembly
(PANEL)
One vaccine three benefits!
Charis: Abdullah Sayıner, Oğuz Kılınç
Pneumococcal vaccination in chronic lung diseases
Abdullah Sayıner
The role and importance of pneumococcal vaccination in the daily practice of physician
Oğuz Kılınç
Implementation and application of vaccine protocols in chest hospitals
Zuhal Karakurt, Enver Yalnız
10:00 – 10:15
Coffee Break
10:15 – 11:15
Hall 1 Environmental Problems and Lung Health Assembly
Turkey’s Air: Today, Future and Risks (ROUND TABLE)
Chairs: Haluk Celaleddin Çalışır, Berker Öztürk
Sources of air pollution and the risks in Turkey
Sebahat Genç
Air pollution and our future
Pelin Duru Çetinkaya
Indoor pollution and health
Ela Erdem Eralp
Air pollution in Turkey
To be announced later
Hall 2 Tobacco Control Assembly
How did we reach the sales record of the history of the Republic? (ROUND TABLE)
Chairs: Elif Dağlı, Ökkeş Gültekin
Where is Turkey in tobacco control?
Toker Ergüder
What is our current status in smoking cessation therapy?
Atilla Uysal
What did we do wrong?
Filiz Çağla Uyanusta Küçük
Hall 3 Clinical Problems Assembly
Controversial Situations in Interstitial Lung Diseases (PRO-CON)
Chairs: Gül Öngen, Oya Kayacan
Possible UIP is IPF
Haluk Türktaş
Possible UIP is not IPF
Oğuz Uzun
Antifibrotic therapy should be given in UIP secondary to connective tissue diseases
Levent Tabak
Antifibrotic therapy should not be given in UIP secondary to connective tissue diseases
Benan Müsellim
Hall 4 Sleep Disorders Assembly
Management of Sleep Apnea in Specific Patient Groups (ROUND TABLE)
Chairs: Oya İtil, Asena Aydın
In coronary intensive care
Neşe Dursunoğlu
In pregnancy
Tansu Ulukavak Çiftçi
In patient with cancer
Nejat Altıntaş
Hall 5 Lung Transplant Assembly and COPD Assembly
Lung Transplantation in COPD (ROUND TABLE)
Chairs: Songül Büyükkale, Erdal Yekeler
Indications and contraindications for lung transplantation
Mustafa Vayvada
Surgical technique and complications
Erdal Yekeler
Follow-up and short and long term results
Fatma Çiftçi
Hall 6 *New Session!
TODx Scientific
Wake up now!
Çağlar Çuhadaroğlu
Who are these viruses? Where and how they come?
Abdullah Sayıner
How to prevent an “environment-less” world
Elif Dağlı
3,2,1,0 in COPD
Nurdan Köktürk
11:15 – 11:30
Break
11:30 – 12:30
Hall 1 Clinical Problems Assembly
Controversial Topics in Pulmonary Embolism Treatment (PRO-CON)
Chairs: Orhan Arseven, Elif Yılmazel Uçar
Thrombolytic therapy should be given in full dose in high-risk pulmonary embolism cases
İsmail Hanta
Thrombolytic therapy should be given in half-dose in high-risk pulmonary embolism cases
Füsun Topçu
Conventional treatment should be used in cancer patients
Zeynep Pınar Önen
Pulmonary embolism can be treated with new oral anticoagulants in cancer patients
Gülfer Okumuş
Hall 2 Respiratory Infections Assembly
CURRENT RECOMMENDATION: Recent changes in the CAP Guideline (CONSENSUS REPORT)
Chairs: Abdullah Sayıner, Şükran Atikcan
Changes in diagnosis
Metin Özkan
Changes in classification
Ayşın Şakar Çoşkun
Changes in treatment
Abdullah Sayıner
Hall 3 *New Session!
In Daily Practice
Chairs: Sedat Altın, Göksel Altınışık Ergur
New oral anticoagulants
Nursel Türkoğlu Selçuk
Antifibrotics
İrem Şerifoğlu
Interventional therapies
Nevra Güllü Aslan
Hall 4 Occupational Lung Diseases Assembly and Environment and Lung Health Assembly
Environmental and Public Health Problems Related to Geothermal Energy (PANEL)
Chairs: Fatma Evyapan, Peri Arbak
Environmental problems due to geothermal energy
Cavit Işık Yavuz
Lung health problems due to geothermal energy
Çağla Pınar Taştan
Public opinion on geothermal energy production
İlknur Başer
Hall 5 Thoracic Surgery Assembly
Critical Points in Mediastinal Lesions (ROUND TABLE)
Chairs: Mehmet Bilgin, Recep Demirhan
Thymic lesions and respiratory complications
Zuhal Karakurt
Details in surgery of mediastinal lesions
Berker Özkan
Hall 6

 

Clinical Approach to Chronic Cough in the Light of ERS Consensus

Chairs: Adile Berna Dursun, Nihal Başay

Chronic cough due to the upper respiratory tract

Ozan Bağış Özgürsoy

Chronic cough due to lower respiratory tract

Leyla Pur Özyiğit

Non-respiratory causes

Nazire Uçar

12:30 – 13:30
Lunch
13:30 – 15:30
Hall 1 MAIN SESSION – 3

Coronavirus (COVID-19); Where and how did it come from, where will it go?

Chairs: Eyüp Sabri Uçan, Cenk Babayiğit

The emergence of the epidemic, its course

Alpay Azap

From flu to Pneumonia and ARDS

Abdullah Sayıner

Drug and vaccine development studies

Önder Ergönül

13:30 – 14:15
Hall 2 Asthma Allergy Assembly
Biomarkers in Asthma and Targeted Therapy (PANEL)
Chairs: Füsun Yıldız, Betül Ayşe Sin
Biomarkers and detection methods in asthma
Rene Lutter
Targeted therapy in asthma
Ebru Çelebioğlu
Hall 3 Tobacco Control Assembly
Trojan Horse in Tobacco Control: Damage Reduction (ROUND TABLE)
Chairs: Ali Kocabaş, Atilla Uysal
Panelists: Müşerref Pervin Tuba Durgut, To be announced later
Contradiction of loss reduction
Funda Öztuna
New generation tobacco products are harmful to health
Cengiz Özge
Our aim is smoke, tobacco, or what?
Elif Dağlı
Hall 4 Diagnostic and Interventional Methods Assembly
New Bronchoscopic Treatment Approaches in Obstructive Airway Diseases (What has changed this year?)
Chairs: Metin Özkan, Ömer Özbudak
COPD
Turhan Ece
Asthma
Meltem Tor
Hall 5 Women and Lung Health Task Group and Clinical Problems Assembly
Gender Differences in Pulmonary Thromboembolism (PANEL)
Chairs: Göksel Altınışık Ergur, Utku Tapan
Gender differences in the symptoms and diagnosis of pulmonary thromboembolism
Ege Güleç Balbay
Gender differences in the treatment of pulmonary thromboembolism
Süreyya Yılmaz Çetin
Hall 6 Health Policies Assembly and Respiratory Infections Assembly 

A Real Epidemic?: New Coronavirus with Epidemic Analysis (Covid-19)

Chairs: Cenk Babayiğit, Füsun Öner Eyüboğlu

What happened in this outbreak? What was right, what was wrong or missing?

Füsun Öner Eyüboğlu

What opportunities emerged?

Hüsnü Pullukçu

Threats: This is not the last epidemic

Osman Elbek

14:15 – 14:30
Break
14:30 – 15:30
Hall 2 Thoracic Oncology and Thoracic Surgery Assembly
Treatment of Oligometastatic Disease is Surgical / Non-Surgical (PRO-CON)
Chairs: Sevin Başer Öncel, Serhan Tanju
Treatment of oligometastatic disease is surgical
Tunç Laçin
Treatment of oligometastatic disease is not surgical
İsmail Savaş
Hall 3 Tuberculosis Assembly
Isoniazid or Rifampicin in Prophylactic Tuberculosis Therapy? (PRO-CON)
Chairs: Uğur Özçelik, Fikret Kurhan
Isoniazid in the treatment of tuberculosis prophylaxis
Uğur Özçelik
Rifampicin in the treatment of tuberculosis prophylaxis
Şeref Özkara
Hall 4 Clinical Problems Assembly
Difficulties in Diagnosis and Treatment of Sarcoidosis (THORAX IN GRAND ROUND)
Chairs: Levent Tabak, Özlem Özdemir Kumbasar
Panelists: Göksel Altınışık Ergur, Kayhan Çetin Atasoy, Çiğdem Biber, Funda Demirağ
Sarcoidosis case 1 (difficulty in diagnosis)
Süreyya Yılmaz Çetin
Sarcoidosis case 2 (difficulty in treatment)
Miraç Öz
Sarcoidosis case 3 (extrapulmonary sarcoidosis)
Serhat Erol
Hall 5 COPD Assembly
The Role of Biological Agents in COPD (PRO-CON)
Chairs: Ali Kocabaş, Nurdan Köktürk
Biological agents have role in the treatment of COPD
Alev Gürgün
Biological agents have no role in the treatment of COPD
Mehmet Polatlı
Hall 6
Workshop 8

Diagnostics and Interventions Assembly
Bronchial Thermoplasty
Cantürk Taşcı
15:30 – 15:45
Coffee Break
15:45 – 16:45
Hall 1 Respiratory Failure and Intensive Care Assembly and Respiratory Infections Assembly
C-Reactive Protein or Procalcitonin in Diagnosis and Treatment of Pneumonia in Intensive Care Unit? (PRO-CON)
Chairs: Cenk Kıraklı, Ethem Yıldız
Procalcitonin
Aylin Özsancak Uğurlu
C-reactive protein
Aykut Çilli
Hall 2 Experimental Researches Assembly
Current Recommendations: What is new in the pathogenesis and treatment of lung diseases? (PANEL)
Chairs: Hasan Bayram, Özge Yılmaz
New perspectives in the management of COPD treatment
Ali Önder Yıldırım
Cellular metabolic changes in lung aging and COPD
İrfan Rahman
Stem cell and regenerative medicine approaches in lung diseases
Saverio Bellusci
Hall 3 Health Policies Assembly
I Don’t Even Harm an Ant: Harmed Physicians (ROUND TABLE)
Chairs: Ali Kocabaş, Haluk Celaleddin Çalışır
“Even”: speaking harms even in courtesy
Özen Beltan Demir
Ant: labourer as a specialist
Erhan Oğur
TTS as a specialist society
Ayhan Varol
Hall 4 Asthma Allergy Assembly
Rescue and Maintenance Therapy in Asthma (PANEL)
Chairs: Gülfem Çelik, Nimet Aksel
Steps in rescue and maintenance therapy
Haluk Türktaş
Nonphenotype therapies other than ICS/LABA in step 4 and 5
Gül Karakaya
Step down therapy (Rescue and maintenance therapy and conventional stepwise approach)
Füsun Kalpaklıoğlu
Hall 5 Thoracic Surgery Assembly
Compliance to Guidelines in Lung Cancer Surgery (PRO-CON)
Chairs: Salih Topçu, Feridun Işık
I perform my surgery according to the guideline
Ilgaz Doğusoy
I don’t perform my surgery according to the guideline
İrfan Taştepe
Hall 6  
16:45 – 17:00
Break
17:00 – 18:30
Hall 1 Closing Ceremony