ISSP, 2014

Friday, October 17th, 2014
8.00 Registration
9.00 – 9.45 Anal neoplasia: from screening to treatment Professor Ray Mc Mahon, Manchester Royal Infirmary and Manchester Medical School, UK9.45- 10.30 IgG4-related disease and its relevance to GI pathology Dr Adrian Bateman, University of Southampton and Southampton General Hospital, UK
10.30 -11.00 Tea/Coffee
11.00 -11.45 Biomarkers of colorectal cancerProfessor Graeme Murray, University Medical School and Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, Aberdeen, Scotland11.45-12.30 Colorectal neoplasia: morphological aspects  of treatment response Dr LaiMun Wang, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust, UK
12.30 – 1.30 Lunch/ Poster viewing & trade exhibition
1.30 – 3.30 Trainee platform presentation
3.30 – 4.00 Tea/Coffee/Poster viewing & trade exhibition
4.00 – 4.30 GI & Pancreatic NETS: an update & controversial areas  Dr Paul Kelly, Royal Victoria Hospital and Northern Ireland  Molecular Pathology Laboratory Queens University, Belfast, Northern Ireland4.30-5.00 Differential diagnosis in GI mesenchymal neoplasia Dr Stephanie Curran, Galway University Hospital5.00-5.30 Update on Irish BowelScreen Programme Professor Kieran Sheahan, St Vincent’s University Hospital, Dublin
5.30 – 6.00 ISSP General Meeting8pm Gala Dinner

Saturday, October 18th, 2014

8.30 – 9.30 EQA Histopathology Case Discussion Dr John O’Dowd, Bons Secours Hospital, Dublin
9.30 – 10.15 The value of needle core biopsy in liver neoplasia Dr Judy Wyatt, St James’s Hospital / Leeds Hospitals NHS Trust, Leeds, UK

10.15 -11.00 Histological diagnosis of neoplasia in Barrett’s oesophagusProfessor Michael Vieth, Institute of Pathology Bayreuth, Germany

11.00 – 11.30 Tea/Coffee
11.30 – 12.15 LAMN and other appendiceal neoplasms Dr Norman Carr, University of Southampton and Southampton General Hospital, UK
12.15- 1.00 The Inaugural Peter Dervan Memorial Lecture: Serrated neoplasia of the colorectum: Beginnings & Endpoints. Professor Michael O’ Brien, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston Medical Centre, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
1.00 Meeting Close