Congress & General Assembly 2017 - Treviso

EATB treviso 2017

EATB Congress 2017 was held in Treviso, Italy - 18-20 October 2017. It was the 26th Annual Congress of the Association and was very successful. A full report about the congress will be published here soon. Meanwhile we have brief details about the participants, participating countries, the number of abstracts submitted and details of the best oral and poster presentation prizwinners.

Also, the website for the congress is still available www.eatb2017.eu

The program is available here:  Program PDF

Oral presentation abstracts:  Abstracts Book

Poster abstracts book

 

Coming soon (if there is agreement from the presentor) we will have a link for oral and poster abstracts here:

Oral Abstracts

 

Session
Title
Abstracts / Presentations
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 18, 2017

EUROPEAN PROJECTS

Chairman:
C. PINTUS (Rome-I)
VISTART, C. PINTUS (Rome-I)

Euro GTP II, R. PITEIRA (Barcelona-E)
Consortium SoHO, E. TRIAS ADROHER (Barcelona-E)
An Update on Progress with the Evaluation of the EU legislation on Blood, Tissues and Cells,
D. FEHILY (Brussels-B)

 
 

DEVELOPMENT OF DONATION

Chairman:
J. DAVIES (Oxford-UK)

Veneto Region Network, D. PONZIN (Venice-I)
The network of Scandinavian multi tissue bank,
M. ROSDAHL (Malmö-S)
UK network, J. DAVIES (Oxford-UK)
Challenges in tissue banking in the Netherlands,
A. VAN DEN BOGAERDT (Beverwijk -NL)

 
     
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2017

PROCESSING STANDARDS

Chairmen:
S. HENNERBICHLER (Linz-A),
J. DAVIES (Oxford-UK)

As God is my witness, I will never have doubts in my tissue establishment again,
A. KAMINSKY (Warsaw-PL)
M. LOPEZ FRAGA (Council of Europe)
M. LOMERO (Council of Europe)
O. FARIÑAS (Barcelona-E)
J. SANCHEZ (A Coruña-E)


 

 

 

MICROBIOLOGICAL REQUIREMENTS

Chairmen: R. JASHARI (Brussels-B)
A. PAOLIN (Treviso-I),
What do bacterial contaminants in transplant tell us,
P. PETIT (Delft-NL)

 
 

HEART VALVES WORKSHOP

Chairmen:
M. BUZZI (Bologna-I),
A. PRUSS (Berlin-D)
T. DE BY (Leiden-NL)
S. ZAHRA (Edimburgh-UK)
G. GALEA (Malta) 

 
 

MUSCULOSKELETAL TISSUES

Chairmen:
D. DALLARI (Bologna-I)
B. GOLUBIC (Zagreb-HR)

Homografts in orthopedic surgery,
C. ZORZI (Negrar-I)

Bone Graft in oncological orthopedic surgery,
D. M. DONATI (Bologna-I)

Bone graft in spinal surgery,
A. GASBARRINI (Bologna-I),
G. BARBANTI BRODANO (Bologna-I)

Antibiotic impregnated bone allografts in the treatment of infected hip replacement,
H. WINKLER (Vienna-A)
Homografts in Maxillofacial surgery,
O. PROCOPIO
(Castelfranco Veneto-I)

 
 

CARDIOVASCULAR TISSUES

Chairmen:
G. POLVANI (Milan-I),
A. VAN DEN BOGAERDT (Beverwijk-NL)


The use of decellularized homografts in GUCH patients: current results,
G. GEROSA (Padova-I)

Use of cardiac homografts in pediatric patients,
A. CAROTTI,
M. TREZZI (Rome-I)

Ross procedure 50th anniversary: current status in aortic valve surgery and consequences for tissue bankers,
J. ŠPATENKA,
I. EL-HAMAMSY,
J. ONDRÁŠEK,
P. ŽÁCEK, J. DAVIES,
R. JASHARI, J. BURKERT,
J. VOJÁCEK

(Prague-CZ, Montreal–CAN, Oxford-UK and Brussels-B)
Vascular homografts for clinical applications, E. GALEAZZI (Treviso-I)

 
 

SKIN/DERMIS

Chairmen:
H. BEELE (Ghent-B),
A. VASSANELLI (Verona-I)

The surgical techniques of Alexander in the treatment of severe burns,
D. MELANDRI (Forlì-I)

An acellular dermal collagen-elastin matrix derived from human donor skin,
S. MONSTREY (Ghent-B)

 
 

BIOVIGILANCE

Chairmen: A. NAVARRO (Barcelona-E),
C. PINTUS (Rome-I)
Cases submission session    FRIDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2017

CORNEA - part 1

Chairmen: WJ. ARMITAGE (Bristol-UK), S. FERRARI (Venice-I)

Corneal transplantation today and tomorrow, M. BUSIN (Forlì-I)

New perspectives in the work of eye banks, G. THURET (Saint-Ètienne-F)

Treatment of ocular surface diseases, D. PONZIN (Venice-I)

 
 

CORNEA - part 2

Chairmen: D. PONZIN (Venice-I), P. KRUIT (Beverwijk-NL)

Technical and regulatory challenges for innovative products in ophthalmology, E. TRIAS ADROHER (Barcelona-E)

Innovative approaches in retinal repair and regeneration, G. PERTILE (Negrar-I)

Amniotic membrane collirium, D. TROJAN (Treviso-I)

 
 

ADIPOSE TISSUE

Chairmen:
G. RIGOTTI (Verona-I),
R. VETTOR (Padova-I)

Characterization of adipose tissue, G. MILAN (Padova-I)

 
 

ROUND TABLE: CLINICAL APPLICATIONS

F. BASSETTO (Padova-I),
G. BERNA (Treviso-I),
M. GOVERNA (Verona-I),
P. C. PARODI (Udine-I),
G. RIGOTTI (Verona-I)

 
 

AMNIOTIC MEMBRANE

Chairmen:
S. HENNERBICHLER (Linz-A),
A. PAOLIN (Treviso-I)

Amniotic membrane in plastic surgey, B. AZZENA (Padova-I)

Amniotic membrane in diabetic ulcers, A. GRASSO (Catania -I)

Amniotic membrane in maxillo facial surgery, L. GUARDA NARDINI (Treviso-I)

 
 

PANCREATIC ISLETS

Chairman:
F. BERTUZZI (Milan-I)

UK network for islet production and transplantation,
P. JOHNSON (Oxford-UK)


Nordisk network: when the tissue bank activities are integrated with the research,
O. KORSGREN (Uppsala-S)

GRACIL network: promoting long distance islet transplantation,
A. ANDRES (Geneva-CH)

 
 

REPRODUCTIVE TISSUE

Chairmen:
F. BARIANI (Rome-I),
S. FENSOME-RIMMER (Liverpool-UK)

Cryopresevation of oocyte
and sperms, E. PORCU (Bologna-I)

Ovarian abd immature testicular tissues, J. DAVIES (Oxford-UK)

SAE and SAR in reproductive tissues and cells: the Notify Library,
E. PETRISLI (Bologna-I)

Clinical experience with reproductive tissue,
S.G. KRISTENSEN (Copenhagen-DK)

Ovarian abd immature testicular tissues Presentation

 
 

NEW TECHNOLOGIES

Chairmen:
M. BORGEL (Hannover-D),
E. TRIAS-ADROHER (Barcelona-E)

Decellularization: an overview, R. LOMAS (Liverpool-UK)

Aortic valve decellularization with TriCol protocol, L. IOP (Padova-I)

3D Printing in human tissues, E. ENGEL (Barcelona-E)

 
 

CRYOPRESERVATION WORKSHOP

Chairmen:
J. SANCHEZ IBANEZ (La Coruña-E),
A. GUARINO (Milan-I)

Ice-free vitrification of tissue engineered and natural tissues,
K. BROCKBANK (North Charleston-USA)

Cryopreservation by controlled rate cooling: background and answered questions, B. FULLER (London-UK)