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Programme Thursday, May 31st

'Please note that the programme will be updated continuously'.

09:00 - 10:30

Registration

Lobby

10:30 - 11:00

Opening ceremony

11:00 - 12:30

Plenary sessions: What's New...

Ballroom IV-V

12:30 - 13:30

Lunch, Lunch symposium (Medskin) & visit Exhibits

Lunch symposium: The anti-fibrotic role of dermal substitutes in wound healing and scar tissue quality, with:
Professor Lars Kamolz: MatriDerm and scar revision
Professor Paul van Zuijlen: Overview of tissue engineering and the role that MatriDerm has
Dr. Matthias Mörgelin: Advantages of nativity to product performance in terms of scars: Ultrastructure and function

13:30 - 15:00

Two paralell sessions & workshop in this timeslot

Session 1 – Rehabilitation and aftercare

Ballroom IV-V
  • 13:30 - 13:50 Peter Moortgat, BSc Scar Wars – The Force Awakens: New developments in Rehabilitation Sciences
  • 13:50 - 14:00 Prof. Ulrike van Daele, PhD Bioavailability of scarred skin during application of a vaso-active substance
  • 14:00 - 14:10 Thomas Koller, MSc Pilot study: Manual therapeutic assessment of first and second connective tissue resistance in the physiotherapeutic follow-up of scars
  • 14:10 - 14:20 Anouk Oosterwijk, MSc Comparison of shoulder and elbow range of motion rating scales
  • 14:20 - 14:30 Helma Hofland, MSc Quality of life and burn severity: a prospective study
  • 14:30 - 14:40 Jill Meirte, PhD Electronic Patient Reported Outcome Measures in Rehabilitation: a systematic review on the use and development of digital questionnaires
  • 14:40 - 14:50 Prof. Ulrike van Daele, PhD The effect of manual skin techniques on skin perfusion

Session 2 – Molecular mechanisms of fibrosis

Griffioen
  • 13:30 - 13:50 Prof. Ursula Mirastschijski, MD, PhD
  • 13:50 - 14:00 Katharina Hörst, MSc Regenerative Potential of Adipose Tissue – The Role of BMPs in Myofibroblast Reprogramming
  • 14:00 - 14:10 Agnes Tessier, MSc Procollagen C-Proteinase Enhancers, PCPE-1 and PCPE-2: divergent functions in skin wound healing?
  • 14:10 - 14:20 Tine Vanhullebusch, MSc Scar Mechanobiology Translated Into a Clinical Approach for Physical Scar Management
  • 14:20 - 14:30 Dimitris Kletsas, PhD Mechanisms of UVB-mediated cytotoxicity on skin fibroblasts
  • 14:30 - 14:40 Louise Bundgaard, PhD A system-wide study of the proteome and protease cleavage products in chronic skin ulcers
  • 14:40 - 14:50 James Burston, PhD Deletion of 12/15 Lipoxygenase leads to dramatic differences in the cellular remodelling during wound repair

Workshop 1 – Skin grafting and alternatives to harvest nano-skin particles (HUMECA)

Esperance

Novel techniques to harvest nano-particles of skin and skin cells for application in wound healing, scar management and skin regeneration.

15:00 - 15:30

Break & visit Exhibits

15:30 - 17:00

Two parallel sessions & workshop in this timeslot

Session 3 – Cleft lip and palate

Ballroom IV-V
  • 15:30 - 15:50 Peter Don Griot, MD, PhD
  • 15:50 - 16:10 Hans von den Hoff, PhD Strategies to reduce scarring in mucosa/skin and muscle tissue
  • 16:10 - 16:20 Dafydd Visscher, MD MRI and 3D printing of Nasal Alar Constructs for Patient-specific Reconstruction
  • 16:20 - 16:30 Doris Rosero-Salazar, MSc Development of a model to measure the function of the soft palate in the rat
  • 16:30 - 16:40 Yulia Stepanova, MD, PhD Prevention of postoperative deformities in the treatment of children with cleft lip
  • 16:40 - 16:50 Nirvana Kornmann, MD The role of scars in facial aesthetics after cleft lip repair

Session 4 – Dermatology

Griffioen
  • 15:30 - 15:50 Prof. Hilde Beele, MD, PhD Scar mananagement: perspective of the dermatologist
  • 15:50 - 16:00 Kelly Kwa, MD Comparing doxepin cream to standard treatment for pruritus in burn patients: a double-blind randomized controlled trial
  • 16:00 - 16:10 Anna Usoboltseva, MD Features of the morphological structure and surgical treatment of congenital large and giant melanocytic nevi of the maxillofacial region in children
  • 16:10 - 16:20 Nicole Trommel Nursing problems in patients with Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis and Stevens-Johnson syndrome in a Dutch burn centre: a 30-year retrospective study
  • 16:20 - 16:30 Sylvie Meaume, MD TLC-NOSF (TLC-sucrose octasulfate) dressing* versus TLC dressing in patients with diabetic foot ulcer : Results of a prospective, European, randomised, double-blind, controlled trial (‘Explorer’)
  • 16:30 - 16:50 Prof. Ernst Reichmann, PhD Novel bio-engineered dermo-epidermal skin grafts: a report on phase I clinical data and new experimental findings

Workshop 2 – Non-Invasive Scar Management (BAP Medical)

Esperance

How to influence the scarred skin barrier? In healthy skin homeostasis of the fluid content is maintained by an intact stratum corneum, which acts as a skin barrier.

17:00 - 17:45

Plenary sessions: Charles Lapière memorial lecture

Ballroom IV-V
  • 17:00 - 17:45 Prof. Karin Scharffetter-Kochanek, MD, PhD

18:00

Welcome reception