Scientific Program

 Symposium: 22 October 2020

8:00 – 8:30

Opening Ceremony
Moderators: Giustino Varrassi, Serdar Erdine

Giustino Varrassi: President of WIP
Serdar Erdine: Chair of WIP Registered Turkish Section
İbrahim Aşık: Co-Chair of WIP Registered Turkish Section

Goals of WIP and FIPP exam
Giustino Varrassi

8:30 – 8:50

Opioid Crisis, Similarity to Interventional Pain Treatment
Giustino Varrassi

8:50 – 9:10

Evolution of Radiofrequency, from Conventional to pRF
Jan van Zundert

9:10 – 9:30

What makes up the Pain experience?
Antony Dickenson

9:30 – 9:50  

Quality improvement programs for pain centers
Kris Vissers

9:50 – 10:20

Coffee break

10:20 – 10:40

Progress in Regenerative Procedures for Chronic  Pain
Ricardo Ruiz-Lopez

10:40 – 11:00

Cranial procedures for chronic pain
Serdar Erdine

11:00 – 11:20

Interventional management of cancer pain
Monique Seegers

11:20 – 11:40

Ultrasonographic Anatomy
Derya Güner

11:40 – 12:00

Ultrasound in Interventional Pain Management
Fabrizio Micheli

12:00 – 12:20

Ultrasound; horizons and limits for the use of ultrasound in pain management
Agnes Stoigza
12:20 – 12:40 Fluoroscopic Radiology for Interventions and Radiation Safety
Emin Alp Yentür

12:40 – 14:00

Lunch

Symposium: 23 October, 2020

8:00 – 8:20

Discogenic low back pain,diagnosis and treatment
Fabricio Assis
8:20 – 8:40 Facet joint
Where are we after all these years
Jan Van Zundert
8:40 – 9:00 Endoscopic Techniques for Discal Herniation Disease
Ovidiu Palea
9:00 – 9:20 Unilateral Biportal Endoscopic(UBE) Spinal Surgery  for all kind of degenerative spinal disorders
Abdullah Merter
9:20 – 9:40 Intradiscal Decompression Techniques for LBP and Radiculopathy  
İbrahim Aşık
9:40 – 10:00 What we learn from epiduroscopies
Hemmo Boscher
10:00 – 10:20 The use of Pacif to treat low back pain
Hemmo Boscher
10:20 – 10:40 Transforaminal endoscopic lumbar discectomy
Oğuz Karaeminoğulları
10:40 – 11:00 Coffee Break 

11:00 – 11:20

Recent Advances of Neuromodulation in the management of Axial Back Pain
Adnan El Kaisy

 11:20 – 11:40

Evidence Neuromodulation Overview; Old and New
İbrahim Aşık
11:40 – 12:00 Subcutaneous Stimulation (Peripheric Field)
Mert Akbaş
12:00 – 12:20 Drug delivery systems for non cancer and cancer pain
Athina Vadalouca
12:20 – 12:40 Complications of spinal cord stimulation
Ira Fox
12:40 – 13:00 Complications of drug delivery systems
Altan Şahin

13:00 – 13:20

Subcutaneous stimulation as an add-on therapy for chronic low back and leg pain
Kris Vissers

13:20 – 14:30

Lunch

Symposium: 24 October, 2020

8:00 – 8:20

Cervical Spinal Interventions (Interlaminar, Transforaminal Injections, Medial Branch Block)
Meltem Uyar
8:20 – 8:40 Sympathetic Nervous System: Interventional Treatments (Stellate, Thoracic Symphathetic, Lumbar Symphathetic Ganglions)
Sacit Güleç

8:40 – 9:00

Radiofrequency for the joints,shoulder,hip and knee
Pasquale de Negri

9:00 – 9:20

Cervicogenic Headache: Diagnosis and Treatment
Can Eyigor

9:20 – 9:40

Thoracic pain, diagnosis and treatment
Pasquale de Negri

9:40 – 10:00

Abdominal pain and interventional pain procedures
Ender Sir

10:00 – 10:20

Pelvic pain,diagnosis and treatment
Ayşen Yücel

10:20 – 10:40

Placebo effect of Interventional Pain Procedures
Pakize Kırdemir

10:40 – 11:00

Coffee Break
11:00 – 11:20 Osteoplasties for cancer pain vertebroplasti
Ricardo Plancarte

11:20 – 11:40

Femoroplasty humeroplasti sacroplasti
Ricardo Plancarte

11:40 – 12:00

Novel Therapies; Mild-Intracept
TBA

12:00 – 12:20

Cranial Neuralgias
Ersin Tan

12:20 – 12:40

Fibromyalgia and Fibrofog
Ayşen Akıncı

12:40 – 13:00

TBA

13:00 – 13:20

Complications of interventional pain procedures
Serdar Erdine

13:20 – 14:30

Lunch