SCIENTIFIC PROGRAM

Thursday 21 March 2019

08:50-09:00       WELCOME AND OPENING
Gunnar Buyse, BVK/SBP 2019 Congress President, UZ Leuven

09:00-10:30   PLENARY 1: WINDOWS OF OPPORTUNITY
Chairs: TBC

    P1. Relevance of early infant bonding?
Gunnar Naulaers, University Hospitals Leuven, Leuven
    P2. Microbiota and autism spectrum disorder
Hans Forssberg, Karolinska Institutet, Astrid Lindgren Children's Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    P3. Tolerance induction: food introduction
Philippe Eigenmann, University Hospitals Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland

10:30-11:15   COFFEE BREAK AND POSTERS

11:15-12:45   PARALLEL SUBSPECIALITY SESSIONS

    A. CHILDREN AND (COMPETITIVE) SPORT

    A1. Growth and pubertal abnormalties in competitive sports: when to worry?
Jean De Schepper, UZ Brussel
    A2. Hydration in sporting children
Stefanie Van Biervliet, UZ Gent
    A3. Sports in cardiac patients: a balance between recklessness or overprotection
Marc Gewillig, UZ Leuven
    A4. Exercise-induced dyspnea: differential diagnosis
Frédéric Piérart, CHC Liège

    B. THE ROLE OF THE PEDIATRICIAN IN THE FOLLOW-UP OF THE CHILD REQUIRING
CHRONIC COMPLEX CARE

    B1. Spinal fusion in children with cerebral palsy: a lap in the dark?
Katrin Van Herpe, RevaPulderbos
    B2. The interplay between pediatrician and immunologist
Jutte van der Werff ten Bosch, UZ Brussel
    B3. New technologies in diabetes: what the general pediatrician should know
Dominique Beckers, UCLouvain
Thierry Mouraux, CHU Namur
    B4. European newborn health standards - a unique project lead by parents
Johanna Walz, Head of Scientific Affairs, EFCNI

    C. DEALING WITH NEW THERAPIES IN DAILY PEDIATRIC PRACTICE

    C1. New in ITP: to -nib, -mab or -pag
Philip Maes, UZ Antwerpen
    C2. New therapies in cystic fibrosis
François Vermeulen, UZ Leuven
    C3. New insights for old drugs: finding the right dose for young and older children
Lien Dossche, UZ Gent
    C4. Biotherapies in pediatric rheumatology
Lien De Somer, UZ Leuven

    D. PEDIATRIC ACUTE CARE

    D1. Stabilisation of preterm infants with intact umbilical cord
Ronny Knol, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam
    D2. Ultrasound in the pediatric emergency room
Dana Dumitriu, Cliniques Universitaires Saint-Luc
Luc Brysem, UZ Leuven
    D3. Sickle cell disease in the emergency ward: the tip of the iceberg
Alina Ferster: HUDERF
    D4. Early recognition of epileptic spasms
Maria Roberta Cilio, Cliniques Universitaires Saint-Luc, Brussels & UCSF San Francisco

12:45-14:00   LUNCH

14:00-15:00   THEMA 1 + THEMA 2 + ORAL ABSTRACTS

    THEMA 1: TOPICS IN VACCINATION
Chairs: TBC

    T1. Tick-borne diseases and vaccination
Ula Maniewski, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp
    T2. HPV vaccination: update
Beatrice Swennen, School of Public Health, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels
    T3. Vaccination, what next?
Olga Chatzis, University Hospital of St Luc, Brussels

    THEMA 2: IRRITABLE BOWEL SYNDROME
Chairs: TBC

    T4. Any drugs on the horizon for pediatrics?
Jan Tack, University Hospitals Leuven, Leuven
    T5. The power of the mind
Tania Mahler, Hôpital Universitaire des Enfants Reine Fabiola, Université Libre de Bruxelles,
Brussels
    T6. Dietary guidelines for irritable bowel syndrome
Marleen Genetello, University Hospital Gent, Gent

    ORAL ABSTRACTS 1 (01-06) (6x 10min)

15:15-16:15   POSTER PRESENTATIONS I-III (P1 - P36) (3 parallel sessions; 12x 5 min)

16:15-16:45   COFFEE BREAK AND POSTERS

17:00-18:30   PLENARY 2: EPIGENETICS AND ENVIRONMENT
Chairs: TBC

    P4. Air pollution and health effects
Tim Nawrot, Centre for Environmental Sciences, Hasselt University, Hasselt
    P5. Obesity: Combating within a precision approach?
Ruth Loos, The Charles Bronfman Institute for Personalized Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at
Mount Sinai, New York, NY, USA
    P6. Child mental health through the lens of epigenetics
Charlotte Cecil, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

18:30-20:00   BVK/SBP CELEBRATION


Friday 22 March 2019

09:00-10:30       PLENARY 3: TECHNOLOGY AND PEDIATRICS: THE FUTURE
Chairs: TBC

    A glimpse of pediatrics in 2050
Thomas Salaets - Katrijn Arts, ASO UZ Leuven
    P7. How technology will change medicine
Jan Kimpen, CMO, Philips, The Netherlands
    Innovations that are changing clinical practice now
Pediatricians in training
    P9. Panel debate

10:30-11:15   COFFEE BREAK AND POSTERS

11:15-12:30   THEMA 3 + THEMA 4 + ORAL ABSTRACTS II

    THEMA 3: VIRAL INFECTIONS
Chairs: TBC

    T7. Respiratory virus detection: clinical relevance
Francois Vermeulen, Katrien Lagrou, University Hospitals Leuven, Leuven
    T8. Title TBC
Speaker TBC
    T9. New RSV treatments, what's in the pipeline
Steve Cunningham, Royal Hospital for Sick Children, NHS Lothian, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

    THEMA 4: PAIN AND PROCEDURES: PATIENT-CENTERED CARE
Session in collaboration with the Belgian Paediatric Pain Association (BePPA)
Chairs: TBC

    T10. Chronic pain: where are we in Belgium?
Christine Fonteyne, BePPa & Hôpital Universitaire des Enfants Reine Fabiola, Université Libre
de Bruxelles, Brussels
    T11. Procedural sedation
Piet Leroy, Academic Medical Center Maastricht, The Netherlands
    T12. Pediatric imaging, the gentle way?
Marjolein Verly, University Hospitals Leuven, Leuven


    ORAL ABSTRACTS II (07-013) (7x 10min)

12:30-13:45   LUNCH

13:45-14:45    
    YOUNG INVESTIGATORS SESSIONS
Chairs: TBC

    Hypospadias: Long-term endocrine and reproductive outcome (HERO)
Lloyd Tack, Ghent University, Ghent (2017 award)
    2019 BVK Young Investigators Award: candidates

    PEDIATRIC SURGERY
Session by the Belgian Association of Pediatric Surgery (BELAPS)
Chairs: TBC

    T13. Nissen fundoplication for severe gastroesophageal reflux: indications, results
Antoine De Backer, University Hospital Brussel, Brussels
    T14. Interest of long term follow up in patients operated for esophageal atresia
Martine Dassonville, Hôpital Universitaire des Enfants Reine Fabiola, Brussels
    T15. Liver and systemic hemodynamics in cirrhotic children: contributions
to the physiopathology and to the surgical algorithm in pediatric liver
transplantation

Catherine de Magnée, Cliniques Universitaires St. Luc, Brussels

    DERMATO-PEDIATRICS
Chairs: TBC

    Neonatal skin care
Dirk Van Gysel, OLV hospital, Aalst
    Test yourself in pediatric dermatology
Vincent Bernier, CHC Espérance, Montegnée
    Mustela Award 2019: candidates

    BELGIAN PAEDIATRIC CLINICAL RESEARCH NETWORK (BPCRN)
Chairs: TBC
    Program TBC

14:45-15:30   BVK/SBP GENERAL ASSEMBLY

15:30-16:00   COFFEE BREAK AND POSTERS

16:00-17:30   PLENARY 4: GROWING UP IN A COMPLEX WORLD (CME ethics & economy)
Chairs: TBC

    P8. Do we still have parenting answers, how to educate in a context without answers
to world problems

Peter Adriaenssens, University Hospitals Leuven, Leuven
    P9. Growing up in a world of sexualised media
Steven Eggermont, School of Mass Communication Research, KU Leuven
    P10. Children on the move: a children's rights perspective on refugee children in Belgium
Bruno Vanobbergen, kinderrechtencommissaris

17:30-17:45   AWARDS AND CLOSING
Anne Malfroot (President BVK/SBP)
Gunnar Buyse (2019 Congress President)