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Pediatric Research Workshop - Sunday Novembrer 1, 2020


Primary prophylaxis of variceal hemorrhage, complexities in the development of evidence-based approaches in pediatrics


Sunday November 1, 2020
08.00Linea
11.30
Introductory Session
08.00 Introduction and goals
B.L. Shneider (Houston)
08.10 Morbidity and mortality of first variceal hemorrhage
J. Molleston (Indianapolis)
08.40 Experiences with primary prophylaxis
M. Duché (Paris)
09.10 Rationale for primary prophylaxis in adults
R. de Franchis (Milan)
09.40 Complexity of a randomized clinical trial in pediatrics
S.C. Ling (Toronto)
10.10 Introduction of a Pediatric Portal Hypertension Registry
B. Shneider (Houston)
10.40 Open Discussion - Q&A
11.30 Lunch on your own
14.00Linea
19.00
Research Plan Discussion
14.00 Introduction and goals
B.L. Shneider (Houston)
14.10 Presentation of the First Variceal Hemorrhage Database
J. Pimenta (Belo Horizonte)
14.40 Discussion of First Variceal Hemorrhage Database
15.30 Primary and pre-primary prophylaxis of variceal hemorrhage with the MesoRex Bypass and a MesoRex Bypass Registry
R. Superina (Chicago)
16.10 Discussion of MesoRex Bypass Registry
16.40 Break
17.00 Presentation of the Primary Prophylaxis Database
T. Grammatikopoulos (London)
17.30 Discussion of the Primary Prophylaxis Database
18.20 Concluding Remarks
J. Bosch (Berne)
18.30 Plans forward
B.L. Shneider (Houston)
FACULTY
Jaime Bosch - Bern, Switzerland
Roberto de Franchis - Milan, Italy
Mathieu Duché - Paris, France
Tassos Grammatikopoulos - London, United Kingdom
Simon C. Ling - Toronto, Canada
Jean P. Molleston - Indianapolis, USA
Júlio R. Pimenta - Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Benjamin L. Shneider - Houston, USA
Riccardo Superina - Chicago, USA