Scientific Program

Day 1 - January 10, 2014 (FRIDAY)
1800-1830 OPENING CEREMONIES
1830-2030 DINNER SYMPOSIUM

Day 2 - January 11, 2014 (SATURDAY)
0730-0915 BREAKFAST SYMPOSIUM
0915-1015
  • Functional GI Disorders - symptoms, diagnosis and biomarkers
  • Psychosocial risk factors in FGID
  • Pharmacologic management of FGID: State of the Art
1015-1030 COFFEE BREAK
1030-1130
  • FGID and the Microbiome
  • Unravelling the mystery of gut inflammation in FGID
  • Assessment of disordered gut function: Current standards and other innovations
1130-1200 Oral paper presentation 1 and 2
1200-1400 LUNCH SYMPOSIUM
1400-1500
  • Atypical symptoms of GERD - halitosis, singultus, globus
  • NERD non-responsive to PPI
  • H. pylori and Dyspepsia
1500-1600
  • Esophageal motor function assessment: What's new?
  • HRM: its impact in the current management of Achalasia
  • Diagnosis and treatment of SDES
1600-1630 Poster Viewing
1630-1830 SUNSET SYMPOSIUM
1830-2100 Fellowship Night

Day 3 - January 12, 2014 (SUNDAY)
0730-0915 BREAKFAST SYMPOSIUM
0915-1015
  • Disordered defecation: diagnostic and therapeutic approach
  • Constipation in the adolescent
  • SRUS: How do we deal with it?
1015-1030 COFFEE BREAK
1030-1130
  • Gut dysbiosis in IBS
  • Psychotherapy in IBS
  • The biotics in IBS - prebiotic, probiotic, antibiotic
1130-1200 Oral paper presentation 3 and 4
1200-1400 LUNCH SYMPOSIUM
1400-1500
  • Obesity: a functional disorder of the gut
  • Food, functional food, FODMAP, and digestive enzymes
  • IBS and IBD: association or dissociation?
1500-1800 Workshops: Quality of Life in FGID/Capsule Endoscopy/High resolution Manometry/PH Impedance