Scientific Program

08:30 – 08:50

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
08:50 – 09:10Opioid Crisis, Similarity to Interventional Pain Treatment
Giustino Varrassi
09:10 – 09:30Evolution of Radiofrequency, from Conventional to pRF
Jan van Zundert
09:30 – 09:50Ultrasound; horizons and limits for the use of ultrasound in pain management
Agnes Stogicza
09:50-10:10Quality improvement programs for pain centers
Kris Vissers
10:10 – 10:30Progress in Regenerative Procedures for Chronic  Pain
Ricardo Ruiz-Lopez
10:30 – 10:50BREAK
SESSION IIModerators: Miles Day, Pakize Kırdemir
10:50 – 11:10Cranial procedures for chronic pain
Miles Day
11:10 – 11:30Interventional management of cancer pain
Monique Steegers
11:30 – 11:50What makes up the Pain experience?
Antony Dickenson
11:50-12:10Fluoroscopic Radiology for Interventions and Radiation Safety
Emin Alp Yentür
12:10 – 12:30Discogenic low back pain,diagnosis and treatment
Fabricio Assis
12:30 – 12:50What we learn from epiduroscopies
Hemmo Boscher
12:50 – 13:10Neurostimulation: Where & How to Stimulate
Cüneyt Özaktay
13:10 – 13:30LUNCH BREAK
13:30 – 15:00CADAVER SESSION I
13:30 – 14:00Algosim,the new era with simulation for training and examination in pain medicine
Serdar Erdine, Mehmet Özkan,Emin Aksoy
14:00 – 14:15Trigeminal and sphenopalatine blocks
Serdar Erdine, MD, FIPP
14:15 – 14:30Cervical transforaminal drg
Can Eyigör, MD, FIPP
Meltem Uyar, MD, FIPP
14:30 – 14:45Cervical facet median branch rf
Can Eyigör, MD, FIPP
Meltem Uyar, MD, FIPP
14:45 – 15:00Stellate ganglion block
Can Eyigör, MD, FIPP
Meltem Uyar, MD, FIPP
15:00 – 15:15BREAK
15:15 – 16:30CADAVER SESSION II
15:15 – 15:30Spinal cord stimulation thoracal
Ibrahim Aşık, MD, FIPP
15:30 – 15:45Lumbar transforaminal
Ender Sir, MD, FIPP
15:45 – 16:00Lumbar facet median branch
Ender Sir, MD, FIPP
 END OF THE DAY I
SESSION IIIModerators: Athina Vadalouca, Meltem Uyar
08:30 – 08:50Drug delivery systems for non cancer and cancer pain
Athina Vadalouca
08:50 – 09:10Intradiscal therapies
İbrahim Aşık
09:10 – 09:30Subcutaneous Stimulation (Peripheric Field)
Mert Akbaş
09:30 – 09:50Recent Advances of Neuromodulation in the management of Axial Back Pain
Adnan Al Kaisy
09:50 – 10:10Cervical Spinal Interventions (Interlaminar, Transforaminal Injections, Medial Branch Block)
Meltem Uyar
10:10 – 10:30BREAK
SESSION IVModerators: Can Eyigör, Ender Sir
10:30 – 10:50Cervicogenic Headache
Can Eyigör
10:50 – 11:10Thoracic pain, diagnosis and treatment
Pasquale de Negri
11:10 – 11:30Abdominal pain and interventional pain procedures
Ender Sir
11:30 – 11:50Osteoplasties for cancer pain
Ricardo Plancarte
11:50 – 12:10Complications of interventional pain procedures
Serdar Erdine
12:10 – 12:30LUNCH BREAK
12:30 – 13:15CADAVER SESSION III
12:30 – 12:45Thoracic symphathetic block
Alp Yentur, MD, FIPP
12:45 – 13:00Splancnic block
Alp Yentur, MD, FIPP
13:00 – 13:15 Lumbar symphatetic block
Gözde Dağıstan, MD, FIPP
13:15 – 13:30BREAK
13:30 – 14:30CADAVER SESSION IV
13:30 – 13:45Spinal cord stimulation cervical
Ibrahim Aşık, MD, FIPP
13:45 – 14:00Intradiscal procedures
Can Eyigör, MD, FIPP
Meltem Uyar, MD, FIPP
14:00 – 14:15Epidural neuroplasty
Mert Akbaş, MD, FIPP
14:15 – 14:30Epidural neuroplasty rf approach
Mert Akbaş, MD, FIPP