Preliminary Program

  • Wednesday, 6 May 2020

    Pre-Conference
    WEDNESDAY 6/05/2020
    16:00-17:30 Young Scientist’s Forum
  • Thursday, 7 May 2020

    Day 1
    THURSDAY 7/05/2020
    20:00 Faculty Dinner
    08:30-08:40
    Opening and Welcome
    President EHNS: W. Golusinski
    President ECHNO 2020: G. Andry &  F. Duprez
    08:40-09:00 Presidential Lecture
    Introduction by: W. Golusinski
    Invited Lecturer: Chris Holsinger
    Triumph and travail: De-Escalating Treatment of Oropharyngeal Carcinoma
    09:00-09:15 Best presentation young scientist's Forum
    09:15-13:00 SESSION 1: RECURRENT HEAD AND NECK CANCER
    09:15-10:45 Salvage treatments in recurrent head and neck cancer
    Chairmen: Giuseppe Spriano & Jean Bourhis
    09:15-09:25 Overview: Giuseppe Spriano
    09:25-09:45 Salvage surgery for locally recurrent head and neck cancer
    Miguel Quer
    09:45-10:05 Locoregional reirradiation for recurrent head and neck cancer in the IMRT and SBRT era
    Jimmy Caudell
    10:05-10:25 Cytotoxic agents, immunotherapy and combinations for recurrent/metastatic head and neck cancer
    Jan Vermorken
    10:25-10:45 Photodynamic therapy for locally recurrent head and neck cancer
    Bin Tan
    10:45-11:15
    11:15-12:00 Salvage treatments in recurrent head and neck cancer: best proferred papers
    Sjoukje Oosting
    11:15-11:50 Selected Poster:  O1.1 - O1.2 - O1.3 - O1.4 - 10 minutes each
    11:50-12:50 Panel & case discussions with voting
    Salvage treatments in recurrent head and neck cancer: interactive case discussions
    Moderators: Jean-François DaisneMarc Hamoir
    Oncology: Sjouke Oosting
    Radiotherapy: Heron/Vargo
    Surgery: Miquel Quer
    12:45-13:00 Concluding remarks session:
    "Salvage treatments in recurrent head and neck cancer"
    Jean-Pascal Machiels
    13:00-14:15
    13:15-14:15 Lunch & Satellite Symposium
    14:15-16:00 SESSION 2: INNOVATIONS IN DIAGNOSIS AND FOLLOW-UP OF HNC
    14:15-14:55 Innovations in diagnosis and follow-up of HNC
    Moderator: Jesper Eriksen TBC
    14:15-14:35 Next generation sequencing
    Paolo Bossi
    14:35-14:55 Data mining and data farming in head and neck oncology
    André Dekker
    14:55-15:15 Novel and promising imaging in head and neck oncology
    Jan Casselman
    15:15-16:00 Innovations in diagnosis and follow-up of HNC: best proferred papers
    15:15-15:55 Selected Poster:  O2.1 - O2.2 - O2.3 - O2.4 - 10 minutes each
    15:55-16:00 Closing remark
    16:00-16:30
    16:30-17:45
    SESSION 3: SALIVARY GLAND TUMORS
    Chairmen: V. VanderpoortenP. Deron
    16:30-16:50 Keynote lecture
    V. Vanderpoorten
    16:30-17:45 Panel & case discussions with voting
    Oncology: Carla van Herpen
    Pathology: David Creytens
    Radiotherapy: Jürgen Debus
    Surgery: V. Vanderpoorten & P. Deron
    18:00-19:00 Welcome Cocktail
  • Friday, 8 May 2020

    Day 2
    FRIDAY 8/05/2020
    20:00 Congress Dinner
    08:30-10:10 SESSION 4: HOW WILL WE TREAT OUR PATIENTS IN 2030?
    Chairmen: F. Duprez & P. Nicolaï
    08:30-08:50 Surgery: TBC
    Christian Simon
    08:50-09:10 Proton therapy
    Hans Langendijk
    09:10-09:30 Systemic therapy: immune checkpoint inhibitors, still cisplatin, …
    Lisa Licitra
    09:30-09:50 Modern photon radiotherapy: (daily) adaptive RT, biologic vs. anatomic image-guided and
    tumor subtype dose and volume escalation and de-escalation, MR-LINAC
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    Simon Boeke
    09:50-10:10 Skull base surgery in 2030
    Piero Nicolai TBC
    10:10-10:40
    10:40-12:20 SESSION 5: QUALITY OF CARE IN TREATMENT OF
    HEAD AND NECK CANCER

    Chairmen: Joke De Ceulaer & Olivier Lensseni
    10:40-11:00 Quality of Care in Surgical Oncology
    René Leemans
    11:00-11:20 What really matters is the radiation oncologist behind the machine
    Vincent Grégoire
    11:20-11:40 Optimizing the prescription doses and tolerability of systemic therapy
    Sylvie Rottey
    11:40-12:00 Optimizing QOL in survivors of HNC
    Susanne Singer TBC
    12:00-12:20 Who will pay for novel treatments? Cost-effectiveness and reimbursement for new technical developments and drugs.
    Yolande Lievens
    12:20-12:50 Innovating treatments and quality of care: best proferred papers
    Joke De Ceulaer & Olivier Lenssen
    Selected Poster: O4.1 - O4.2 - O4.3 - 10 minutes each
    12:50-13:05
    13:20-14:20 Lunch & Satellite Symposium
    10:40-12:20 SESSION 6: THYROID CANCER
    Chairman: Guy Andry
    14:30-14:55 Surveillance vs. treatment of papillary thyroid cancer
    Iain Nixon
    14:55-15:20 Iodine-refractory thyroid cancer
    Sophie LeboulleuxTBC
    15:20-16:00 Thyroid cancer - Moderator: Guy Andry
    Selected Poster: O6.1 - O6.2 - O6.3 - O6.4 - 10 minutes each
    16:05-16:10 Concluding remarks
    Moderator: Ricard Simo
    16:10-16:40
    16:40-18:00
    Next generation robotic surgery
    American Head and Neck Society
  • Saturday, 9 May 2020

    Day 3
    SATURDAY 9/05/2020
    08:30-09:15 SESSION 7: OROPHARYNGEAL CANCER
    Chairman: Vincent Grégoire
    08:30-09:20 Selected Poster: O7.1 - O7.2 - O7.3 - O7.4 - O7.5 - 10 minutes each
    09:30-10:30 Satellite Symposium
    10:10-11:00
    11:00-12:30 SESSION 7: OROPHARYNGEAL CANCER
    Chairman: Vincent Grégoire
    11:00-11:30 Pro vs. contra: should we adapt our treatment according to HPV-status?
    Daniel Ma vs. MehannaTBC
    11:30-11:50 Image guided assessment of the N+ neck after chemoradiation: when is neck dissection necessary?
    Mererid Evans
    1:50-12:30 Panelists: Case discussion
    Sandra Nuyts
    Paul Clement
    12:30-12:40 EHNS Next Meeting
    Ana Castro