26th Annual Meeting of the Belgian Transplantation Society

14/03/2019

Flanders Meeting & Convention Center

Koningin Astridplein, 20-23

2018 Antwerp

The BTS Board organizes every year a varied program dedicated to physicians, transplant coordinators, local coordinators and nurses involved in solid organ transplantation. The thematic sessions give you the opportunity to listen to Belgian and International experts. Take advantage of the opportunity to present your research during the abstract sessions. Parallel sessions dedicated for nursing are planned in French and Dutch. The report of the Transplant Coordinators Section and the different Advisory Committees will give you a complete overview of organ donation and transplant activities during the last year. Register and make sure you do not miss the biggest Belgian event of the year in transplantation.

The subject of this year is « Infectious diseases and Solid Organ Transplantation ». Besides the usual abstract session and the General Assembly, hot topics including donor transmitted infections, hepatitis-c positive donors or transplantation of HIV positive recipients will be discussed in dedicated session with belgian and international transplant and infectious diseases specialists.

The Belgian Transplantation Nurising Section is jointly organizing its 4th Symposium. Sessions are presented in French and Dutch. This is a unique opportunity to discuss hot topics in the field of transplantation, and to meet many actors of organ transplantation in Belgium. Registration is free but mandatory, using the Congres Registration Form below.

Program

08:30-09:00

Registration and coffee

09:00-11:00

Oral Abstracts Session

Chairs: D. Ysebaert (Antwerp) - J. Van Cleemput (Leuven)

An 8-Gene Expression Assay in Peripheral Blood for Diagnosis of Antibody-Mediated Rejection after Kidney Transplantation

Van Loon E., Gazut S., Yazdani S., Lerut E., De Loor H., Coemans M., Noël L.-H., Thorrez L., Van Lommel L., Schuit F., Lambrechts D., Van Brussel Th., Sprangers B., Kuypers D., Essig M.1, Gwinner W., Anglicheau D., Marquet P., Naesens M. (Leuven, Paris, Hannover, Limoges)

Recurrent diabetic nephropathy despite intensive glycemic control: an observational cohort study

Coemans M., Van Loon E., Lerut E., Kuypers D., Sprangers B., Gillard P., Mathieu Ch., Verbeke G., Naesens M. (Leuven)

The use of plasma donor-derived cell-free DNA to monitor acute rejection after kidney transplantation

Gielis E., Ledeganck K., Dendooven A. , Meysman P.1, Beirnaert Ch., Laukens K., De Schrijver J.1, Van Laecke S., Van Biesen W., Emonds M.-P., De Winter B., Bosmans J.-L., Del Favero J., Abramowicz D. (Antwerpen, Gent, Mechelen)

18F-FDG PET/CT imaging at 3 months post transplantation excludes subclinical rejection in kidney transplant recipients

Hanssen O.,Weekers L, Lovinfosse P., Jadoul A., Bonvoisin C., Bouquegneau A., Huynen A., Hustinx R., Jouret F. (Liège)

The impact of eplet mismatches on kidney transplant outcome: a single-center cohort study

Senev A., Coemans M., Van Sandt V., Sprangers B., Kuypers D., Emonds M.-P., Naesens M. (Mechelen, Leuven)

Opt-out donor legislation, quo vadis Belgica?

Monbaliu D., Nys H., Schotsmans P., Ferdinande P (Leuven)

Idarucizumab for the reversal of dabigatran in patients undergoing heart transplantation

Van Keer J.,Vanassche Th., Droogne W., Rex S., Rega F., Van Cleemput J., Verhamme P. (Leuven)

Heart donation after circulatory death

Ledoux D.,Massion P., Hans G., Amabili Ph., Joris J., Tchana-Sati V., Bruls S., Ancion A., D’Orio V., Detry O., Meurisse N., Schielke A., Pirard Ch., Amand Th., Lagny M., Blafart F., Delbouille M.-H., Monard J., Defraigne J.-O. (Liège)

Chest CT has Prognostic Value at BOS Diagnosis after Lung Transplantation

Van Herck A., Sacreas A., Heigi T., Kaes J., Vanstapel A., Verleden S., Vanaudenaerde B., De Weyer W., Verleden G. M., Vos R. (Leuven)

11:00-11:30

Coffee break / Poster viewing / Sponsor interaction

11:30-13:00

Infection in the transplant recipient

Chairs: Y. Van Bellegehem (Gent) - O. Detry (Liège)

Should we transplant HIV-positive recipients?

Prof. Dr. Linos Vandekerckhove (UZ Gent, Gent, Belgium)

HEV and solid organ transplantation.

Prof. Dr. Thomas Vanwolleghem (UZA, Antwerp, Belgium)

Vaccination of the transplant recipient.

Prof. S. Van Ierssel (UZA, Antwerp, Belgium)
13:00-14:00

Lunch / Poster viewing / Sponsor interaction

14:00-15:00

Infection in the organ donor.

Chairs: O. Van Caenegem (Louvain-en-Woluwe) - D. Monbaliu (Leuven)

Donor-transmitted infections.

Prof. Dr. Paolo Grossi (Varese, Italy)

Hepatitis-C postitive donors: to accept or to decline.

Prof. Dr. Yves Horsmans (Louvain-en-Woluwe, Belgium)
15:00-16:00

Oral Abstracts Session:

Chairs: J. Pirenne (Leuven) - L. Weekers ( Liège)

Determination of creatinine and tacrolimus using Dry Blood Spot Monitoring in stable kidney, lung and heart transplant recipients - The DBSM Study

Van Caenegem O., Evrard P., Dumonceaux M., Goffin E., Wallemacq P. (Louvain-en-Woluwe, Mont-Godinne)

Effects of allograft position during ex vivo lung perfusion in a porcine model.

Ordies S.,Frick A., Martens A., Vanstapel A., Verschakelen J., Vanaudenaerde B., Verleden G., Vos R., Verleden S., Van Raemdonck D., Neyrinck A. (Leuven)

Portal vein thrombosis in patients on the waiting list for liver transplantation: a single center cohort study

Verhelst X.,Bert J., Geerts A., Vanlander A., Abreu de Carvalho L., Berrevoet F., Troisi R., Rogiers X., Van Vlierberghe H. (Gent)

A single center experience with 157 controled dcd - liver transplantations

Schielke A., Paolucci M., Meurisse N., Vandermeulen M., Lamproye A., Delwaide J., Joris J., Kaba A., Honoré P., Detry O. (Liège)

Best Abstract Award Winner:

Oxygenated Hypothermic Machine Perfusion Of Kidneys Donated After Circulatory Death: An International Randomised Controlled Trial

Jochmans I., Hofker H.S., Davies L., Monbaliu D., Darius T., Mikhalski D., Pipeleers L., Weekers L., Ysebaert D., Randon C., Knight S., Ploeg R.J., Pirenne J. ( Leuven, Groningen, G,Devon, UK, Louvain-en-Woluwe, Bruxelles, Brussel,Liège, Antwerpen, Gent, Oxford, UK)

16:00-16:30

Coffee break / Poster viewing / Sponsor interaction

16:30-17:15

PhD session:

Chairs: D. Mikhalski (Brussels) ) - C. Randon (Gent)

Liver and systemic hemodynamics in cirrhotic children: contributions to the phyisiopathology and to the surgical algorithm in pediatric liver transplantation.

C. De Magnée (Louvain-enWoluwe, Belgium)

Successful treatment of chronic HCV genotype 3 infection in renal transplant recipients.

S. Sharma (Delhi, India)

The impact of mesenchymal stromal cells administration in renal ischemia-reperfusion injury and in kidney transplantation .

P. Erpicum (Liège, Belgium)
17:15-17:25

2019 BTS Donation Award

17:25-17:40

Belgian Transplant Coordinators Section Annual report

17:40-18:00

General Assembly

18:00

Congress Closure

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4th Symposium of the Belgian Transplantation Nursing Section

Transplantation, so what ?

Session francophone

08:30-09:00

Accueil et café

09:00-09:15

Ouverture de la journée

Christian de Wergifosse (Vice-president BTNS - UCL, Louvain-en Woluwe)

Session matin

Modérateurs: M. Dominique Van Deynse (UCL, Louvain-en-Woluwe) - Mme. Josée Monard ( CHU Liège)
09:15-10:00

Traitement de l'hépatocarcinome en "bridge" vers la transplantation

Dr. Olga Chiccarelli (UCL, Louvain-en-Woluwe)
10:00-10:30

Les risques infectieux en transplantation rénale

Prof. Dr. Martine De Meyer (UCL, Louvain-en-Woluwe)

Prévention et contrôle des infections

Mme. Nathalie Rousseau (UCL, Louvain-en-Woluwe)
10:30-11:00

La cancer de la peau après transplantation

Mme. Corinne Chapelier (ULG, Liège)
11:00-11:30

Pause café

11:30-12:00

Les soins intensifs, passage obligé pour les transplanté du foie

Prof. Dr. Xavier Wittebole - M. Olivier Clerens (UCL, Louvain-en-Woluwe)
12:00-12:30

Les soins intensifs, passage obligé pour les transplanté du coeur

M. M.Bayet (ULG, Liège)
12:30-13:00

Les soins intensifs, passage obligé pour les transplanté du poumon

Prof. Dr. Christiane Knoop (ULB, Bruxelles)
13:00-14:00

Lunch

Session après-midi

Modérateurs: Mme. Sarah Princen (ULG, Liège) - Mme. Carole Gilles ( ULB, Bruxelles)
14:00-14:30

La greffe rénale à parti de donneur vivant / LDEP

Mme. Chantal De Reyck ( UCL, Louvain-en-Wolwe)
14:30-15:00

Voyages et vaccinations post-transplantation

Prof. Dr. Maya Hites (ULB, Bruxelles)
15:00-16:00

Sport et transplantation: Transplantoux

M. Jonas Vanbekbergen - M. Stefano De Smet (KUL, Leuven)
16:00-16:30

Pause café

16:30-17:00

Clôture de la journée - Evaluation du symposium - attestations de présence

Mme. Carine Breunig (Présidente BTNS - KUL, Leuven) - M. Christian de Wergifosse (Vice-Président BTNS - UCL, Louvain-en-Woluwe)

4th Symposium of the Belgian Transplantation Nursing Section

Transplantation, so what ?

Nederlandstalige sessie

08:30-09:00

Registratie en koffie

09:00-09:15

Verwelkoming en inleiding dagprogramma

Mevr. Carine Breunig ( Voorzitter BTNS - KUL, Leuven)

Voormiddag sessie

Chairs: TBD
09:15-10:00

Behandeling hépatologie-celllulair carcinoom als een "brug" naar transplantatie

Prof. Dr. Vonghia Luisa (UZA, Antwerpen)
10:00-10:30

Zin en onzin van preventieve screening en isolatie

Mevr. Ellen Alaerts - M. Frank Van Laer (UZA, Antwerpen)
10:30-11:00

Huidproblemen bij transplantiepatiënten

Dr. Isabelle Hoorens ( UG, Gent)
11:00-11:30

Koffiepauze

11:30-12:00

Intensive zorgen aan onze harttransplantpatiënten

Dr. De Decker - Mevr. Anja Vanderkelen (OLV, Aalst)
12:00-12:30

Intensieve zorgen aan onze longtransplantpatiënten

Prof. Dr. Catherine Ingels - Mevr. Annemie Schoonis (KUL, Leuven)
12:30-13:00

Intensive zorgen aan onze levertransplantpatiënten

Prof. Dr. Eric Hoste (UG, Gent)

Namiddag sessie

Chairs: Mevr. Natasja Buys (UZA, Antwerpen) - Mevr. Nathalie Ghys ( UG, Gent)
14:00-14:30

Reizen en vaccinatie na transplantatie

Dr. Kritina Van De Winkel (UG, Gent)
14:30-15:00

Levende donatie niertransplantatie

Mevr. Tineke Bogaerts (VUB, Brussel)
15:00-16:16:00

Sport na transplantatie: Transplantoux

M. Jonas Vanbekbergen - M. Stefaan De Smet (KUL, Leuven)
16:00-16:30

Koffiepauze

16:30-17:00

Afsluiting van de dag - evaluatie van het symposium - aanwezigheidsattesten

Mevr. Carine Breunig (Voorzitter BTNS - KUL, Leuven) - M. Christian de Wergifosse ( Vive-president BTNS - UCL, Louvain-en-Woluwe)

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14/03/19

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  • 2018 Antwerp
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