Scientific Program

Symposium: 25 October , Friday, 2019

8:00 – 8:30

Opening Ceremony
Moderators: G. Varrassi, S. Erdine
G. Varrassi: President of WIP
S. Erdine; Chair of WIP Registered Turkish Section
İ. Aşık: Co-Chair of WIP Registered Turkish SectionGoals of WIP and FIPP exam
G. Varrassi

8:30 – 8:50

Flouroscopic Radiology for Interventions and Radiation Safety
E. A. Yentür

8:50 – 9:10

Ultrasound in Interventional Pain Management
F. Micheli

9:10 – 9:40

Epidural Neuroplasty, Indications and Technique after Half a Century
G. Racz

9:40 – 10:00

Progress in Regenerative Procedures for Chronic  Pain
R. Ruiz Lopez

10:00 – 10:30

Coffee Break

10:30 – 10:50

 

Moderators: İ. Aşık, K. Vissers
Evolution of Radiofrequency, from Conventional to pRF
O. Rohov

10:50 – 11:10

Recent Advances in Interventional Treatment of Facial pain
S. Erdine

11:10 – 11:30

Evidence Neuromodulation Overview; Old and New
P. Staats

11:30 – 11:50

Subcutaneous Stimulation (Peripheric Field)
M. Akbaş

11:50 – 12:10

Drugs and Pumps for Intrathecal Drug Delivery
A. Vadalouca

12:10 – 13:30

Lunch

Afternoon Session: Cadaver Workshop (for only participants who registered this particular Workshop)

For the symposium participants; Afternoon Sessions will be as follow;

13:30 – 15:30

Moderators: E.Tan, A. Yentür
Head and facial pain

13:30 – 13:50

The Patient, Flow From Diagnosis to Treatment
U. Uygunoğlu

13:50 – 14:10

Primary Headaches
TBA

14:10 – 14:30

Cranial Neuropathies
E. Tan

14:30 – 14:50

Cervicogenic Headache: Diagnosis and Treatment
C. Eyigor

14:50 – 15:10

Cranial Neuralgias
S. Erdine

15:10 – 15:30

Fibromyalgia and Fibrofog
A. Akıncı

15:30 – 16.00  

Coffee break

16:00 – 16:20

Cancer Pain and Palliative Care
Moderators:A.Vadalouca,  I.YegulThe Role of Opioids in Cancer Pain
G. Varrassi

16:20 – 16:50

Palliative Care
M. Uyar

16:50 – 17:10

Cancer Pain Management: Reducing Pain and Suffering through Combined Approach Therapy
K. Vissers

17:10 – 17:30

Neurolytic Blocks In Cancer Pain
İ. Yegul

17:30 – 17:50

Neurosurgical Approaches to Intractable Cancer Pain
A. Savaş

Symposium: 26 October , Saturday, 2019

8:00 – 8:20

Moderators: M. Uyar, C. Eyigör

Cervical Spinal Interventions (Interlaminar, Transforaminal Injections, Medial Branch Block)
M. Uyar

8:20 – 8:40

Sympathetic Nervous System: Interventional Treatments (Stellate, Thoracic Symphathetic, Lumbar Symphathetic Ganglions)
S. Güleç

8:40 – 9:00

Lumbar and Sacral Spinal Interventions (Transforaminal Injection, Medial Branch Block,  DRG
O. Rohov

9:00 – 9:20

Interventional Techniques for Cancer Pain
A. Bashkar

9:20 – 9:40

Intradiscal Decompression Techniques for LBP and Radiculopathy
İ. Aşık

9:40 – 10:00

Epiduroscopy
A. Şahin

10:00 – 10.30

Coffee Break

10:30 – 10:50

ModeratorS:R. Ruiz Lopez, M. Akbaş
Novel Interventional Procedures for the Pain Specialist
Mild procedure, Vertebral Augmentation, Cryoablation
TBA

10:50 – 11:10

Techniques and Therapies for Chronic Pain Originating in Major Joints; Shoulder, Hip and Knee
S.Kutlay

11:10 – 11:30

Sacroiliac Joint Pain, Diagnosis and Treatment
P. De Negri

11:30 – 11:50

Percutaneous Interventions on Spinal Nerve Root,
O. Palea

11:50 – 12:10

Complications of Interventional Pain Procedures
S. Erdine

12:10 – 13:30

Lunch

Afternoon Session: Cadaver Workshop (for only participants who registered this particular Workshop)

For the symposium participants; Afternoon Sessions will be as follow;

13:30 – 15:30

Moderators: G Varrassi ,A.Yücel

13:30 – 13:50

Sedation for pain procedures
P.Kırdemir

13:50 – 14:10

Placebo effect in interventions, social benefit of interventions
A. Bashkar

14:10 – 14:30

Ultrasonography in Regional Anesthesia
Y.Gürkan

14:30 – 14:50

Cervical pain and radiculopathy
A.R.Rahimi

14.50 – 15:10

Thoracic pain, diagnosis and treatment
Pasquale de Negri

15:10 – 15:30

Pelvic Pain, Diagnosis and treatment
A. Yücel

15:30 – 16:00

Coffee Break 

16:00 – 16:20

Moderators; S.Güleç, G.Dağıstan
Role of injections in spinal stenosis, A surgeon’s perspective
A. Alanay

16:20 – 16:50

Individualized spinal sagittal plane and shape and alignment and its role as a back-pain generator
Ç. Yılgör

16:50 – 17:10

Precautions during spinal cord stimulation, from assessment to implant
TBA

17:10 – 17:30

Failed back surgery syndrome; Treatment options
A.Yentür

17:30 – 17:50

Future of Pain Medicine-Algology
S. Erdine

18:00

Closing session