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Programme – Friday, June 1st

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

09:00 - 10:30

Plenary sessions: Young Investigator Award

Ballroom IV-V
  • 09:00 - 09:15 Winner WHS Young Investigator Award
  • 09:15 - 09:25 Chris Smith Investigating the differences in the wound healing responses of skin and gingival keratinocytes
  • 09:25 - 09:35 Saira Munir, MSc Mesenchymal Stem Cells Sense and Shape Their Environment at the Wound Site
  • 09:35 - 09:45 Xanthe Strudwick, PhD Systemic delivery of anti-integrin αL antibodies reduces early macrophage recruitment, inflammation and scar formation in murine burn wounds
  • 09:45 - 09:55 Dafydd Visscher, MD Development of a Tissue-specific Bioink for Elastic Cartilage Bioprinting
  • 09:55 - 10:05 Magdalena Plotczyk, MSc The role of hair follicles in scar remodelling
  • 10:05 - 10:15 Martijn Doomen, MD A clinimetric assessment of a mobile 3D depth sensor on wound- and scar surface area measurement
  • 10:15 - 10:25 Alexander Turaihi, MD Perivascular Adipose Tissue Controls Insulin-mediated Microvascular Recruitment and Muscle Glucose Uptake in vivo: A Previously Undescribed Adipo-Muscular Pathway

10:30 - 11:00

Break & visit Exhibits

11:00 - 12:30

Two paralell sessions & workshop in this timeslot

Session 5 – Scar treatment

Ballroom IV-V
  • 11:00 - 11:20 Prof. Juan Barret
  • 11:20 - 11:30 Olga Filippova, PhD Clinical and morphological aspects of scar formation. Diagnostic and treatment principles
  • 11:30 - 11:40 Peter Moortgat, BSc The effect of micro-needling on dermal thickness and density of scars: a pilot study
  • 11:50 - 11:50 Rosemary Kendell, MSc Assessing the impact of carbon dioxide laser treatment in burn-related scarring
  • 11:50 - 12:00 Mieke Anthonissen, PhD A randomised comparative trial on the effects of shockwave therapy in burn scars
  • 12:00 - 12:10 Mark Brewin, PhD Pulsed Dye Laser for Burn Scars - The Salisbury Laser Clinic (UK) Experience
  • 12:10 - 12:20 Naho Fuji, MD Cosmetic and Psychological Effectiveness of Rehabilitation Make-up® For Post-burn Scar Patients

Session 6 – EWMA-Session

Griffioen
  • 11:00 - 11:20 Thomas Biedermann , PhD
  • 11:20 - 11:40 Carlotta Scarpa, MD Advanced therapies in wound healing: EWMA position document
  • 11:40 - 11:50 Marcel Vlig Ex vivo human skin, a robust starting material for wound models
  • 11:50 - 12:00 Noëlle Remoué Impact of nerve fiberdysfunction associated to diabetes on skin homeostasis pressure ulcer incidence and healing process
  • 12:00 - 12:10 Nine Legemate, MD, MSc Predictors of patient satisfaction regarding donor-site scars after skin graft harvesting: a prospective cohort study
  • 12:10 - 12:20 Hannah Thomas, Msc Flightless I regulation of pericyte function in diabetic wounds

Workshop 3 – e-Health (Horus)

Esperance

How can e-Health improve wound care and scar management? Watch, learn and try it out yourself!

12:30 - 13:30

Lunch & visit Exhibits

Ballroom I-II

13:30 - 15:00

Two parallel sessions & 1 workshop in this timeslot

Session 7 – Epidemiology / miscellaneous

Ballroom IV-V
  • 13:30 - 13:50 Prof. Nele Brusselaers, PhD
  • 13:50 - 14:00 Tsjitske Haanstra, PhD The Burn centres Outcome Registry the Netherlands (BORN): development and first experiences
  • 14:00 - 14:10 Michelle Carrière, MD Systematic review of the content of outcome measures on scar quality
  • 14:10 - 14:20 Inge Spronk, MSc Scar quality of adults with burn injuries: a five year follow-up study
  • 14:20 - 14:30 Britt ter Horst, MD Cell-laden gellan hydrogel carrier for topical spray delivery to enhance burn wound healing
  • 14:30 - 14:40 Frank Niessen, MD, PhD CD3 positive T-lymphocytes are associated with scar hypertrophy
  • 14:40 - 14:50 Edwin Ongkosuwito, PhD 3D longitudinal imaging distinguishes clinical scar formation clearly from normal growth

Session 8 – Imaging / 3D Technology

Griffioen
  • 13:30 - 13:50 Prof. Peter Friedl, MD, PhD
  • 13:50 - 14:00 Prof. Phil Stephens, PhD Super paramagnetic iron oxide nanoparticles for long-term in vivo stem cell tracking
  • 14:00 - 14:10 Helen Dejong Shear-wave elastography: A new objective methos for evaluating scar fibrosis.
  • 14:10 - 14:20 Annebeth Meij-De Vries, MD PhD Detection of relevant bacteria with a novel handheld auto-fluorescence imaging device in burn wounds
  • 14:20 - 14:30 Mariëlle Jaspers, MD, PhD In vivo polarization-sensitive optical coherence tomography of human burn scars: birefringence quantification and correspondence with histologically determined collagen density
  • 14:30 - 14:40 Ludo van Haasterecht, MD Multiphoton microscopy of ex-vivo scar tissue and scar derived extracellular matrices
  • 14:40 - 14:50 Judith Lindert, MD Optical coherence tomography provides new information on burn depth in children – a pilot study

Workshop 4 – Micro-needling (DERMAROLLER)

Esperance

Is micro-needling a valid alternative for fractionated laser therapy? Since the beginning of this century, micro-needling or Collagen Induction Therapy (CIT) has earned its place between other semi-invasive treatment modalities for scars.

15:00 - 15:30

Break & visit Exhibits

Ballroom I-II

15:30 - 17:00

Two parallel sessions & workshop in this timeslot

Session 9 – Reconstruction

Ballroom IV-V
  • 15:30 - 15:50 Prof. Luc Teot, MD, PhD
  • 15:50 - 16:00 Nathan Beijneveld, MD Surgical Burn Care in sub-Saharan Africa: A Systematic Review
  • 16:00 - 16:10 Thom Hendriks, MD A systematic review on the impact of reconstructive surgical missions in Low and Middle Income countries: current state of affairs and the way forward in the era of Global Surgery
  • 16:10 - 16:20 Claire van Hövell tot Westerflier, MD Salvage Surgery of the Failed Auricular Reconstruction
  • 16:20 - 16:30 Kristel van Herwijnen, MD Hair Transplant in Hypertrophic Scars
  • 16:30 - 16:40 Louise de Haas The Use of Integra® in an Extensive Full-Thickness Scalp Burn Involving the Skull in a Child

Session 10 – Fibrosis in soft tissues

Griffioen
  • 15:30 - 15:50 Yuval Rinkevich, PhD
  • 15:50 - 16:00 Noriko Matsunaga, MD Pathological analysis of keloids and hypertrophic scars
  • 16:00 - 16:10 Chiemi Kaku, MD Algorithm for Treating Ear Keloids
  • 16:10 - 16:20 Abhijit Basu, PhD A Novel S100A8/A9 Induced Fingerprint of Mesenchymal Stem Cells is associated with Enhanced Wound Healing
  • 16:20 - 16:30 Eri Toyohara Effectiveness of Corticosteroid Tapes for Keloids and Hypertrophic Scars
  • 16:30 - 16:40 Reina Ando, MD Surgery and Postoperative Radiotherapy of Anterior Chest Wall Keloids
  • 16:40 - 16:50 Yara Bachour, MSc No association between presence of bacteria and fibrotic capsular contracture

Workshop 5 – Physical Scar Management (STORZ)

Esperance

How to modulate the remodelling process of scars with non-invasive tools? Mechanical forces have a large influence on the remodelling process of scars.

17:00 - 17:45

Plenary sessions: Keynote lecture

Ballroom IV-V
  • 17:00 - 17:45 Prof. Rei Ogawa, MD, PhD Fibroproliferative Disorders of the Skin: A Discussion About the Pathogenic Mechanisms That Yield Keloids and Hypertrophic Scars

19:30

Congress dinner