Belgian Society of Internal Medicine

aims to foster the development, dissemination, research and education of internal medicine in Belgium.

21st Annual Congress of the Belgian Society of Internal Medicine

  • 02 Dec 2016
  • 09:00
  • 03 Dec 2016
  • 16:00
  • Brussels Health Campus, Laarbeeklaan 103, 1090 Brussels (Jette)

Registration

  • speakers only
  • participants should be member of one of the 2 organising societies
  • on invitation of Gilead only
  • invited registrations - on invitation of Pfizer - registration code required
  • Only for assistants in Training - Internal Medicine and on invitation of Mrs. Karina Heyvaert - fee will be invoiced to Mrs Heyvaert directly
  • trainee participants

Friday, December 2nd, 2016 - Download the detailed programme here

Morning session: from 09.15 till 12.30
• General internal medicine
• Specific microbiology
• General infectious diseases

Chair: L. Belkhir (UCL) – W. Meersseman(KUL)
Lecture by the winner of the “best article 2015” by Fabrice Gankam Kengne (ULB)
12.30 – 13.30 Differential diagnosis and treatment of hyponatremia
by Fabrice Gankam Kengne (ULB)

Afternoon session: from 14.30 till 17.30
• General internal medicine
• General Microbiology
• Specific Infectious Diseases


Saturday, December 3rd, 2016

09.00 – 09.05 Welcome by the President
Patrick Lacor (VUB)

Chair: A. Soupart (ULB)– D. Vogelaers (UGent)
09.05 – 09.40 Rational approach to cancer screening
 Jacques De Grève (VUB)

Chair: Ph. Hainaut (UCL) – G. Moorkens (UA)
09.40 – 10.15 Bariatric surgery: indications and clinical follow-up
 Guy-Bernard Cadière (ULB)

Chair: Y. Van Laethem(CHU St-Pierre) – S. Allard (VUB)
10.15 – 10.50 Whipple's disease
 Thomas Marth (Daun, Germany)

10.50 – 11.25 Break and poster viewing

Chair: M. De Scheerder(UGent)- J. Van Laethem(VUB)
11.25 – 12.30  Young internists’ corner

12.30 – 13.30  Lunch and poster viewing

Afternoon session

Chair: G. Decaux (ULB)– E. Sermijn(UGent) / M. Petrovic (UGent)– M. Hites(ULB)
13.30 – 14.40 Investigators’ award 2015
  6 Oral Communications

14.40 – 14.45 Professional Union Session (Lecture title to be confirmed)
14.45 – 15.00 Award ceremony and closing remarks
Patrick Lacor (VUB)

PRESIDENT


Patrick Lacor, MD
General Internal Medicine
U.Z. V.U.B.
Brussels
Belgium

SECRETARY


Sabine Allard, MD
General Internal Medicine U.Z. V.U.B.
Brussels
Belgium

TREASURER


G. Decaux, MD
Erasme Hospital
Brussels
Belgium


VICE PRESIDENT


TBD
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