Preliminary Program

FRIDAY 8 NOVEMBER 2019

HALL A
13:00 – 14:30REGISTRATIONS
14:30 – 15:30ORAL PRESENTATIONS
Chairs: Vrekoussis T., Pontikaki A.


O.P.O1 | FMF AND PREGNANCY: A CASE REPORT AND REVIEW OF THE LITERATURE
A. Velegrakis, Ch. Psycharakis, M. Matalliotakis, V. Onze, I. Matalliotakis
Obstetrics & Gynecology Department, Venizeleio General Hospital, Heraklion, Greece


O.P.02 | SYSTEMATIC REVIEW OF THE ROLE OF TELOMERES/TELOMERASE AT PATHOLOGIES OF PREGNANCY
C. Psycharakis, P. Fragkiadaki, V. Michopoulou, A. Tsatsakis
Department of Toxicology & Forensic Sciences & Department of Obstetrics/Gynecology, Medical School, University of Crete, Heraklion


O.P.03 | FITZ-HUGH-CURTIS SYNDROME: A CASE REPORT
A. Velegrakis, M. Matalliotakis, I. Matalliotakis
Obstetrics & Gynecology Department, Venizeleio General Hospital, Heraklion, Greece


O.P.04 | AN AUDIT ON EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE ON SPONTANEOUS OR INDUCED LABOR OF PRIMIPARAS AT OBSTETRICS DEPARTMENT OF V.G.H.H.
A. Velegrakis, M. Matalliotakis, V. Onze, Ch. Psycharakis, M. Eustratiadou, Ch. Matalliotaki, I. Matalliotakis
Obstetrics & Gynecology Department, Venizeleio General Hospital, Heraklion, Greece


O.P.05 | Q-FISH PROTOCOL FOR ESTIMATION OF INDIVIDUAL TELOMERE LENGTH IN ENDOMETRIAL TISSUE
V. Michopoulou1, A. Berdiaki1, P. Fragkiadaki2, F. Makrygiannakis1,
T. Vrekoussis1, A. Tsatsakis2, A. Makrigiannakis1

1 Laboratory of Human Reproduction, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical School, University of Crete, Heraklion, Greece
2 Center of Toxicology Science & Research, Medical School, University of Crete, Heraklion, Greece


O.P.06 | ARTHROGRYPOSIS MULTIPLEX CONGENITA: A CASE REPORT
C. Pagkaki, K. Krithinakis, T. Karipidis, D. Kosta, E. Lamprakis, A. Pontikaki, A. Makrigiannakis
University Hospital of Heraklion, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology


O.P.07 | PSEUDOANEURYSM OF UTERINE ARTERY: A RARE CAUSE OF MASSIVE SECONDARY POSTPARTUM HEMORRHAGE, MANAGED WITH UTERINE ARTERY EMBOLISATION- CASE REPORT
I. Kokolakis, S. Neonakis, C. Pagkaki, D. Neratzouli, G. Andreadakis, E. Ziogos , A. Makrigiannakis

15.30 – 17:30 SESSION I: Hot Topics

Chairs: Adonakis G., Xekouki P.


Pre-IVF+ thyroid function screening “why test, what to test and how to interpret”
P. Xekouki


Pre IVF management of PCOS: How significant is the role of insulin sensitizers?
S. Kalantaridou


Life style changes to affect result in IVF?
G. Adonakis


Pre- IVF treatment of thin endometrium
L. Klentzeris

17:30 -18:00COFFEE BREAK
18:00 19:30

 

SESSION II: Controversies
Chairs: I. Messinis, N. Nikolettos


Avoiding the LH surge: analogues vs. progesterone
I. Messinis


How intense should we must stimulate the ovaries?
P. Drakopoulos


Leptin and its potential intersest in assisted reproduction cycles
N. Nikolettos


Clinical utility of biomarkers in screening, diagnosis and prognosis of Endometriosis-Adenomyosis
A. Feki

19:30 20:00

 

KEY NOTE LECTURE I
Chair: A. Makrigiannakis


Stress in Utero
G. Chrousos

 

SATURDAY 9 NOVEMBER 2019

HALL A
08:00 – 09:00ORAL PRESENTATIONS
Chairs: E. Ziogos, V. Michopoulou


O.P.08 | DEMOGRAPHIC AND HORMONAL CHARACTERISTICS OF PATIENTS WITH PREMATURE OVARIAN INSUFFICIENCY AND THOSE OF EARLY MENOPAUSE: DATA FROM A THIRD-GRADE PREMATURE OVARIANINSUFFICIENCY CENTER IN GREECE
M.S. Bompoula1, G. Valsamakis2, S. Neofytou3, P. Messaropoulos2, N. Salakos3, G. Mastorakos4, S. Kalantaridou1,2
1 3rd Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Attikon Hospital, Medical School, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece,
2 Unit of Reproductive Endocrinology, 3rd Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Attikon Hospital, Medical School, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece,
3 2nd Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Aretaieion Hospital, Medical School, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece,
4 Unit of Endocrinology, Diabetes Mellitus and Metabolism, Aretaieion Hospital, Medical School, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece


O.P.09 | ASSOCIATION OF CLOCK GENE rs1801260 WITH SEMEN QUALITY
P. Batsaki, D. Mavrogianni, R. Raouasnte, D. Loutradis, P. Drakakis
1st Department Of Obstetrics And Gynecology, MSc Reproductive-Regenerative Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Athens


O.P.10 | DAZL, OCT4 AND OXYTOCIN RECEPTOR EXPRESSION IN AMNIOTIC FLUID – INNOVATIVE CULTURE
V. Platania, V. Dinopoulou, D. Mavrogianni, D. Loutradis, P. Drakakis, K. Stefanidis
1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, MSc Reproductive-Regenerative Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Athens


O.P.11 | ENDOMETRIAL TELOMERE LENGTH AND TELOMERASE ACTIVITY IN INFERTILE WOMEN-REVIEW OF THE LITERATURE
V. Michopoulou1, A. Berdiaki1, P. Fragkiadaki2, F. Makrygiannakis1, T. Vrekoussis1, A. Tsatsakis2, A. Makrigiannakis1
1 Laboratory of Human Reproduction, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical School, University of Crete, Heraklion, Greece
2 Center of Toxicology Science & Research, Medical School, University of Crete, Heraklion, Greece


O.P.12 | AGE-RELATED CHANGES IN STROMAL CELL PROLIFERATION OF THE HUMAN ENDOMETRIUM
S. Zafeiropoulou, A. Berdiaki, F. Makrygiannakis, V. Michopoulou, A. Makrigiannakis
Laboratory of Human Reproduction, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical School, University of Crete, Heraklion, Greece.


O.P.13 | MOLAR PREGNANCY IN PATIENT TREATED WITH COMBINATION OF METHOTRAXATE AND ACTINOMYCIN CHEMOTHERAPEUTIC PROTOCOLS
I. Drakakis, D. Neratzouli, I. Kokolakis, V. Mytaras, D. Kosta, T. Vrekousis, A. Makrigiannakis
University Hospital of Heraklion, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

09:00 10:15SESSION III: Reproductive Surgery
Chairs: M.Paschopoulos, A. Feki


Treatment of uterine cavity defects: The do’s and don’ts
T. Motrenko


Pre IVF treatment of uterine fibroids: When does intervention become beneficial?
M. Aboulghar


Is prevalence of infertility changing?
C. Calhaz Jorge


Anti a enolase antibody is a novel autoimmune biomarker for unexplained recurrent miscarriages
U. Jeschke

10:15 -10:45COFFEE BREAK
10:45 -12:30SESSION IV: Can Early Pregnancy loss, be prevented
Chairs: A. Makrigiannakis, C. Calhaz Jorge


Should we transfer Mosaic Embryos in 2019?A role for pregnancy
loss?
L. Gianarolli


Is chronic endometritis a cause of recurrent pregnancy loss?
P. Drakakis


IVF as a treatment for recurrent pregnancy loss?
A. Feki


Repeated implantation failure. The new evidence!
A. Makrigiannakis

12:30-13:30SATELLITE SYMPOSIUM I
13:30-14:30SATELLITE SYMPOSIUM II
14:30-15:30LIGHT LUNCH
15:30-17:00SESSION V: Fertility Preservation
Moderators: A. Rodolakis, N. Vlachos


Potential malignant diseases of the endometrial cavity
T. Vrekoussis


Borderline and malignant ovarian disease and ovarian sparing
surgery
A. Rodolakis


Prepubertal fertility preservation
K. Dafopoulos


Fertility preservation in the future preventing loss of gametes
N. Vlachos

17:00-17:30COFFEE BREAK
17:30-19:00SESSION VI: UPDATES IN REPRODUCTION
Chairs: A. Veiga, K. Zikopoulos, I. Giakoumakis


Diagnosis of uterine malformations with an impact on ART
G. Grimbizis


There are epigenetic factors which affect descendants from ART
D. Loutradis


Optimal cycle region for frozen embryo replacement
H. Sallam


Is freeze all really better?
B. Tarlatzis

19:30 – 20:00KEY NOTE LECTURE II
Chairs: I. Messinis, L. Gianaroli


Should we use nuclear transfer for non mitochondrial diseases?
A. Veiga

SUNDAY 10 NOVEMBER 2019

HALL A
08:00 – 09:00ORAL PRESENTATIONS
Chairs: T. Vrekoussis, M. Rasidaki


O.P.14 | IS CHRONIC ENDOMETRITIS A CAUSE OF RECURRENT PREGNANCY LOSS?
M. Diakosavvas, I. Chatzipapas, D. Loutradis, P. Drakakis
Recurrent Miscarriages Unit, 1st OB/GYN Dept, Medical School, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece


O.P.15 | HYSTEROSCOPY FOR THE EVALUATION OF THE INFERTILE WOMAN; A SINGLE CENTER SIX YEAR EXPERIENCE
A. Zouridis, E. Papahatzopoulou, T. Panoskaltsis, P. Bakas, N. Salakos, N. Vlachos
2nd Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology – “Aretaieion” Hospital, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens


O.P.16 | CHANGES IN THE EXPRESSION OF KEY REGULATORS OF ENDOMETRIAL CELL RECEPTIVITY WITH INCREASING AGE
A. Berdiaki, S. Zafiropoulou, F. Makrygiannakis, T. Vrekousis, A. Makrigiannakis
Laboratory of Human Reproduction, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical School, University of Crete, Heraklion, Greece.


O.P.17 | ENDOMETRIOSIS AND BREAST CANCER: IS THERE ANY ASSOCIATION?
A. Pontikaki, I. Drakakis, G. Andreadakis, K. Krithinakis, ME Furlan, D. Koutroulakis, A. Makrigiannakis
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital of Heraklion, Greece


O.P.18 | TRANSIENT ABNORMAL MYELOPOIESIS IN A MOSAIC TRISOMY 21 NEONATE ANTENATALLY PRESENTED WITH FETAL HYDROPS. A CASE REPORT
S. Neonakis, I. Kokolakis, V. Mytaras, M. Goula, M. Rasidaki, A. Makrigiannakis
University Hospital of Heraklion,Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology


O.P.19 | CLINICAL, LEGAL AND ETHICAL ASPECTS OF SURROGACY MOTHERHOOD PROGRAM IN GREECE
I. Giakoumakis
Clinical Director of Mediterranean Fertility Institute, Chania, Greece

09:00 – 09:30KEY NOTE LECTURE III
Chair: K. Zikopoulos


Epigenetics and bioenergetics in reproduction: role of micronutrients
M. Dattilo

09:30 – 10:00KEY NOTE LECTURE IV
Chairs: N. Nikolettos, P. Xekouki


New aspects in the causality of diabisity
G. Mastorakos

10:00 – 11:00CONTRACEPTION


Intrauterine contraception to whom examinations and test needed. How to deal with side effects
Deligeoroglou E.


Experts Panel:

  • I. Messinis
  • S. Kalantaridou
  • G. Adonakis
  • K. Zikopoulos
  • G. Mastorakos
  • K. Dafopoulos

TOPICS:

  • Irregular bleeding
  • Headache
  • Weight gain
  • Nausea
  • Skin changes
  • Breast tenderness
  • Libido loss
  • Mood changes
    Despareunia
11:00 11:30COFFEE BREAK
11:30 12:00KEY NOTE LECTURE V
Chairs: B. Tarlatzis, A. Makrigiannakis


Anthopogenic pressures in Reproductive Medicine
A. Tsatsakis

12:00 12:30KEY NOTE LECTURE VI
Chair: A. Daponte


Possible associations between HPV infection, infertility and adverse pregnancy outcomes: An update
T. Agorastos

12:30 14:00SESSION VII : Maternal-Fetal-Reproduction
Chairs: A. Athanasiadis, S. Sifakis


Biomarkers for preterm birth?
A. Athanasiadis


Environmental pollutants and pregnancy
S. Sifakis


To whom to recommend NIPT testing?
G. Daskalakis


Cervical shortening when to treat it?
G. Makrydimas


Experts Panel: P. Papachristodoulos, A. Karagiannidis

14:00 – 14:30OPEN DISCUSSION – CONCLUSIONS

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HALL A
12:30 -13:30SATELLITE SYMPOSIUM I – “Relying on evidence, abolishing perceptions in ART”
Chairs: A. Makrigiannakis, K. Dafopoulos


Toppling established perceptions in the treatment of high responders
E. Makrakis


Building treatment decisions upon the clinical evidence for the FSH/LH combinations
E. Kolibiannakis

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13:30 – 14:30SATELLITE SYMPOSIUM II
Chairs: S. Kalantaridou, A. Makrigiannakis


Optimize FSH & LH in IVF protocols
G. Lainas


The impact of LH on reproductive outcomes
D. Dovas

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