Regional Annual Assembly of the ESSB

Dec. 6th – 8th, 2017


Welcome Message

Dear colleagues and friends,
On behalf of the Organizing Committee, we are glad to invite you to ESSB 16 th Anniversary. It is another special year to celebrate success of our society!
This year, we pledge ourselves to provide an innovative & comprehensive overview of the latest research developments in pulmonary medicine.
The meeting shall be held from the 6 th – 8 th , 2017, at Fairmont Heliopolis Hotel, Cairo, Egypt.
We shall invite prominent local and international speakers, experts and government officials to share their views and expertise.
Save the date to join our celebration, and for those coming from overseas, we are sure you will also enjoy our beloved Egypt, “The Land of the Great Culture”, and we are sure all participants will find the congress extremely rewarding.
We wish all the delegates & speakers alike the best learning experience, with interaction and satisfaction of sharing their knowledge with fellow pulmonologists.

Tarek Safwat

President of ESSB

Adel Khattab

President of conference & Vice President of ESSB

Yasser Mostafa

President of Organizing Committee & Treasurer of ESSB


About ESSB

The Egyptian Scientific Society of Bronchology is a non-governmental scientific organization dedicated to bronchopulmonary medicine with special interest in bronchoscopy and interventional pulmonology.
Its aim is to provide chest physicians, internists, intensivists, respiratory therapists, and nurses with continuous medical education and up-to-date information and skills in all aspects of respiratory medicine.

Egyptian Bronchology Society

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Who Should Attend?

The Bronchology Meeting brings in more than 700 attendees, students, and other healthcare industry professionals

Bronchoscopy

Pulmonology, Sleep Medicine, HIV Medicine & Intensive Care

Respiratory Medicine

Oncology

Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Thoracic Surgery


PRE Gongress Workshops

December 4th - 5th, 2017

Time Topic Instructor Venue
09:30 - 01:00 Endobronchial ultrasound using simulation training system "Simbionix" Ashraf Madkour & Hassan Chami Fairmont Heliopolis
09:30 - 01:00 Basic fiberoptic bronchoscopy Khaled Wagieh & Semra Bilaceroglu Fairmont Heliopolis
09:30 - 01:00 Rigid bronchoscopy Emad Korra & Spasoje Popevic Fairmont Heliopolis
09:30 - 01:00 Thoracoscopy Gamal Abdel Rahman & Ahmed Halafawy Fairmont Heliopolis
09:30 - 01:00 Pulmonary hypertension Yasser Mostafa & Mostafa El Shazly & Khaled Ali El Demerash Hospital
09:30 - 01:00 Transthoracic Ultrasonography Gamal Agmy & Magdy Khalil El Demerash Hospital
09:30 - 01:00 Sleep Medicine Iman Hassan El Demerash Hospital
09:30 - 14:15 Spirometry & How to use inhalers Mona Mansour & Eman Ramzi & Hossam Esawi
Aya Abdel dayem & Gehan Al Asal & Riham Hazem
El Demerash Hospital

Basic Flexible Bronchoscopy Workshop

Introduction

This one day course will expose participants to basic skills involved in utilizing bronchoscopy in clinical practice.

Learning objectives

Enhance your basic bronchoscopy knowledge and skills.

Perform flexible bronchoscopy on an airway model station.

Faculty

Prof. Khaled Wagih (Workshop Director)

Prof. Semra Bilaceroglu

Place

Fairmont Heliopolis Hotel

Program

Time

Lecturer

Subject

09:00 - 9:30 am

Prof. Khaled Wagih

Registration, Welcome and Introduction

09:30 - 09:45 am

Prof. Khaled Wagih

A Refresher on the Anatomy of The Bronchial Tree

09:45 - 10:00 am

Prof. Khaled Wagih

Equipments and Driving Tips

10:00 - 10:15 am

A.Pof. Nehad Othman

Bronchoscopy Biopsy Techniques and Complications

10:15 - 10:30 am

A.Prof. Haitham Samy

Interpretation of Bronchoscopic Findings

10:30 - 11:00 am

Prof. Semra Bilaceroglu

Is Conventional Transbronchial Needle Aspiration Obsolete?

11:00 - 01:00 pm

A. Prof. Nehad Othman & A.Prof.Hitham Samy

Hands on an Airway Model Stations


After participating in this educational activity, you should be able to

Discuss common bronchoscopy complications and how to minimize them.
Practice the placement of endobronchial blockers on a simulated patient.
Practice transbronchial needle aspiration using a simulated patient.
Perform flexible bronchoscopy to remove foreign objects from a simulated patient.

Transthoracic Ultrasonography Workshop

Introduction

This one-day course will expose participants to basic and advanced skills involved in utilizing ultrasonography in pulmonary clinical practice.

Learning objectives

Enhance your basic and advanced chest ultrasound knowledge and skills.

Perform live advanced hand on transthoracic ultrasound.

Faculty

Prof. Gamal Agmy

Prof. Magdy khalil

Place

Respiratory intensive care unit, Ain Shams University Hospital

Tutors

Mohamed Fathi

Wael Imam

Marwa Hussien

Hanan Hosni

Program

Time

Subject

09:00 - 09:10

Welcome

09:10 - 09:30

Physics made easy

09:30 - 09:50

Knob and probe

09:50 - 10:30

Basic findings

10:30 - 11:30

Applications in practice (Clinical scenarios)

11:30 - 12:00

Coffee break

12:00 - 12:15

Technique of examination (demo)

12:15 - 14:15

Hands on live

14:15 - 14:30

Closure

Basic Flexible Bronchoscopy Workshop

Introduction

This one day course will expose participants to basic skills involved in utilizing bronchoscopy in clinical practice.

Learning objectives

Enhance your basic bronchoscopy knowledge and skills.

Perform flexible bronchoscopy on an airway model station.

Faculty

Prof. Khaled Wagih (Workshop Director)

Prof. Semra Bilaceroglu

Place

Fairmont Heliopolis Hotel

Program

Time

Lecturer

Subject

09:00 - 09:10

Tarek Safwat

Welcome

09:10 - 10:00

Emad Korraa

Why rigid bronchoscopy ?

10:00 - 10:45

Emad Korraa

Interventional bronchoscopy techniques

10:45 - 11:30

Spasoje Popevic

Short interactive case presentation before

11:30 - 12:00

Coffee break

12:00 - 14:00

Hands on

Spirometry & How to Use Inhalers Workshop

Introduction

This course will expose participants to basic skills involved in utilizing spirometry and inhalers use in daily clinical practice.

Spirometry Learning objectives

At the end of this workshop, participants will be able to

Identify indications, contraindications of spirometry.

Gain knowledge about definitions and curves.

Identify unacceptable loops.

Have skills in interpret different results.

Perform spirometry test fulfilling acceptability and repeatability criteria.

Faculty

Prof. Khaled Wagih (Workshop Director)

Prof. Semra Bilaceroglu

Prof. Semra Bilaceroglu

Spirometry workshop 5 December 2017

Time

Speaker

Subject

09:00 - 09:5

Introduction

09:05 - 09:20

Ass Prof. Eman Ramzy

Spirometric definitions and curves Acceptability and reproducibility criteria

09:20 - 09:30

Prof. Mona Mansour

Ic ndications & contraindications

9:30-9:45

Dr Hossam elesawy

Spirometry technique / Unacceptable flow volume loops

9:45-10:05

Dr Hossam elesawy

Evaluation of Spirometric Results

10:05-10:20

Dr Hossam elesawy

Case presentations

10:20-11:40

Mahmoud Abdel-hamid

Hands-on learning

11:40-12:00

Coffee break

How to Use Inhalerslearning objectives

Explain the way of inhaler deposition in the lung

Describe proper use of different inhalers

Describe differences between all inhalers and when to use each

Describe common errors of medication administration and how to correct them

Describe different types of medications used in inhalers

Faculty

Prof. Aya Abdel dayem

Prof. Gehan Al Asal

Dr. Riham Hazem

Spirometry workshop 5 December 2017

Time

Speaker

Subject

12:00-12:10

History of Inhalers

12:10:12:30

Pharmacokinetics of Inhalers and Drug Deposition

012:30-13:15

Types of Inhalers, When and How to Use Inhalers (Video Assisted)

13:15-13:25

Pitfalls in Inhaler Techniques

13:25-13:45

Medications Used in Short

13:45-14:15

Hands On

Endobronchial Ultrasound (EBUS) Workshop Using Simulation Training System "Simbionix"

Introduction

This one day course will expose participants to basic skills involved in utilizing EBUS in bronchoscopy practice.

Learning objectives

At the end of this workshop, participants will be able to:

Gain knowledge about mediastinum anatomy

Identify EBUS -anatomic land marks and nodal stations

Recognize EBUS equipments and anesthesia

Perform EBUS using simulation system

Faculty

Prof. Hassan Chami

Prof. Ashraf Madkour

Program

Time

Lecturer

Subject

9:00-9:30

Registration

9:30-10:00

Ashraf Madkour

Mediastinum: Anatomy, CT-lymph node mapping and Lung cancer nodal staging

10:00-10:30

Hassan Chami

EBUS -anatomic land marks and nodal stations

10:30-10:45

Ashraf Madkour

EBUS equipment: Radial probe & Convex probe

10:45-11:00

Hassan Chami

Needles, ROSE, Elastography

11:00-11:10

Ashraf Madkour

Anesthesia for EBUS

11:10-11:40

Coffee break

11:40-12:10

Hassan Chami

Troubleshooting EBUS

12:10-13:30

All

Simulation training / Needle demonstration

Medical Thoracoscopy Workshop

Introduction

This one-day course will expose participants to basic and advanced skills involved in Medical Thoracoscopy.

Learning objectives

Enhance your basic and advanced medical thoracoscopy knowledge and skills.

Case presentations.

Hand on training

Faculty

Gamal Abdel Reham

Ahmed Al Halfawy

Ayman Baes

Place

Fairmont Heliopolis Hotel

Program

Time

Lecturer

Subject

09:00 - 09:10

Gamal Abdel Reham

Welcome and Introduction

09:10 - 9:40

Ayman Baes

Anatomy and physiology of the pleura

09:40 - 10:20

Ahmed Al Halfawy

Indications and techniques of medical thoracoscopy

10:20 - 11:00

Complications of thoracoscopy and post procedure care

11:00 - 11:30

Gamal Abdel Reham

Coffee break

11:30 - 12:30

Ahmed Al Halfawy & Ayman Baes

Case presentations

12:30 - 13:30

All

Hands-on training and open discussion

Sleep Medicine Workshop

Introduction

• This one-day course will expose participants to basic skills involved in sleep medicine

Learning objectives

Enhance your basic sleep medicine knowledge and skills.

Perform hand on sleep skills.

Faculty

A. Prof. Iman Galal (Director of workshop)

A. Lecturer. Mahmoud Mohsen

A. Lecturer. Hoda Attia

A. Lecturer. Shaimaa Saeed

Place

Sleep Lab, Ain Shams University Hospital

Program

Time

Location

Subject

09:00 - 09:30

Registration

09:30 - 09:45

Teaching hall

Sleep Workshop Overview
Ass. Prof. Iman Galal

09:45 - 10:15

Teaching hall

Sleep Staging
Assistant Lecturer. Mahmoud Mohsen

10:15 - 10:45

Teaching hall

Staging Respiratory Events
Assistant Lecturer. Hoda Attia

10:45 - 11:15

Teaching hall

Arousal & Limb Movement Scoring
Assistant Lecturer. Shaimaa Saeed

11:15 - 11:45

Break

11:45 – 01:15

Sleep Lab

In Lab Training
Ass. Prof. Iman Galal

01:15 – 01:45

Teaching hall

Sleep Report Interpretation
Assistant Lecturer. Mahmoud Mohsen
Assistant Lecturer. Hoda Attia
Assistant Lecturer. Shaimaa Saeed

Pulmonary hypertension workshop

Introduction

The aim of this ESSB course was to provide a comprehensive update in assessment and interpretation of PAH and help to become resource professionals on this topic. It will enable physicians with little specialized knowledge of the pulmonary circulation to understand the processes of diagnosis and management of the various Causes of pulmonary hypertension.

Program

Time

Lecturer

Subject

9.00-9.15:

Prof. Mostafa Elshazly

Introduction and aim of course.

9.15-10.00:

Prof. Mostafa Elshazly

Challenges at diagnosing and management of PAH.

10.00-1030:

Prof. Khaled Ali

PH due to heart diseases who to treat.

10.30- 11.00:

Prof. Naglaa Bakry

Collagen associated PH, diagnostic and therapeutic approach.

11.00-11.30:

Prof. Amira Ismail.

Bilharzial associated PH, diagnostic and therapeutic approach.

11.30-12.00:

Prof. Hassan Gamal

PH due to chronic lung disease. who to treat.

12.00-12.30:

Coffee break

12.30- 2. 00:

Prof. Khaled Ali

live transmission from Cath lab.

2.00-3.00:

Prof.Mostafa Elshazly.

Interactive cases with videos for RHC.

Guest Faculty


Registration Only

Time Early Bird (till Nov 1st) Late Registration
Price LE 1800 LE 2000

Full Registration Package Includes

  • Access to all sessions
  • Conference kit
  • Access to Exhibition area
  • Daily Lunch (December 6 th , 7th, 8th )
  • Daily Coffee Breaks
  • Certificate of Attendance


Accommodation Only

Room Single room Double room
Price LE 1500 LE 1700

Prices are per room per night on bed and breakfast basis

Fairmont Heliopolis


Conference Packages

Room Type Early Bird (till Nov 1st) Late Registration
Single Room LE 4500 LE 4900
Double Room LE 4700 LE 5100

Includes:

  • full registration
  • 2 nights stay on bed and breakfast basis

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