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Hall B


Exhibition Hall – Thursday 5th November, 2015
 
19:00-20:00
Welcome Reception


Hall B - Friday 6th November, 2015

Session 3
09:00-10:30
Pharmacological Approaches in the Treatment of Obesity
  09:00-09:05 Chairpersons: V. Yumuk, Turkey and B. Hoogwerf, USA

 
09:05-09:25
Current situation and perspectives
B. O. Yildiz, Turkey
  09:25-09:45
Novel unimolecular multi-agonists for the treatment of obesity and diabetes
C. Clemmensen, Germany

 
 
 
 
09:45-10:00
10:00-10:15
10:15-10:30
Weight loss maintenance
Success: L. Van Gaal, Belgium
Failure: D. Dicker, Israel
Discussion
 
10:30-11:00
Coffee Break
 
Session 6
11:00-12:30
Bariatric and Matabolic Surgery 2015
  11:00-11:05 Chairpersons: P. Kadıoğlu, Turkey and L. Van Gaal, Belgium
 
11:05-11:30
Diabetes remission after metabolic surgery:
K. Sjöholm, Sweden
 
 
 
 
 
11:30-11:50
11:50-12:10
12:10-12:30
Only for obese people
Yes: G. Lieberman, Israel
No: D. Dicker, Israel
Discussion
 
12:30-12:40
Lunchbox Pick Up
 
12:40-13:50
Industrial Satellite Symposium
 
13:50-14:10
Coffee & Dessert
 
Session 9
14:10-15:40
Target Blood Pressure
14:10-14:15
Chairpersons: P. Nilsson, Sweden and P. Sarafidis, Greece

 
14:15-14:30
14:30-14:45
14:45-14:55
Elderly diabetic patients - any specific targets?
Yes: A. Solini, Italy
No: E. Grossman, Israel
Discussion

 
14:55-15:10
15:10-15:25
15:25-15:40
Patients with diabetic nephropathy/proteinuria – any specific targets?
Yes: G. Grassi, Italy
No: P. Nilsson, Sweden
Discussion
 
Session 12
15:40-17:10
Anti-Inflammatory drugs for Prevention and treatment of Diabetes and its complication
 
15:40-15:45
Chairpersons: I. Satman, Turkey and J. Tuomilehto, Finland

15:45-16:20
 
Prevention of diabetes
M. Donath, Switzerland
 
16:20-17:00
Common mechanisms of beta-celll stress and inflammation in diabetes and atherosclerosis:
G. Leibowitz, Israel
 
17:00-17:10
Discussion

17:10-17:30
Coffee Break

17:30-19:00
Industrial Satellite Symposium

Hall B - Saturday 7th November, 2015
 
Session 15
08:00-09:30
Outcome Studies Section
08:00-08:05 
Chairpersons: K. Karşıdağ, Turkey and F. Giorgino, Italy
08:05-08:15 Introduction: W. T. Cefalu, USA
 
08:15-08:40
An overview of outcome studies – Evolutions in rationale, design and conduct
W. T. Cefalu, USA and I. Raz, Israel

08:40-09:05
 
Incretin and cardiovascular disease – a work in progress:
 M. Theodorakis, UK
 
09:05-09:30
Discussion

09:30-10:00
Coffee Break

Session 17
10:00-11:30
A Review of the Individual Studies
10:00-10:05
Chairpersons: H. Ilkova, Turkey and Y. Altuntaş, Turkey
 
10:05-10:25
 
Evaluation of lifestyle
J. Tuomilehto, Finland

10:25-10:45
 
Evaluation of A1C to target
F. Giorgino, Italy
10:45-11:05
 
Evaluation of specific drug
P.Home, UK
  11:05-11:30  Discussion
 
Session 19
11:30-13:00
Effect of New Drugs on CV Outcomes
11:30-11:35
Chairpersons: S. Akalin, Turkey and M. Hanefeld, Germany

 
 
11:35-11:45 
11:45-12:05
12:05-12:15
The design of the ongoing CV outcome studies does not allow to show superiority of new anti diabetic drugs
Short review about the key data of ERO: S. Del Prato, Italy
Potential mechanisms: G. Schernthaner, Austria
Clinical implications: S. Del Prato, Italy
  12:15-12:35
Glucose variability and diabetic complications: How to address the problem?
M. Hanefeld, Germany
 
 
 
12:35-13:00 
Discussion
 
13:00-13:10
Lunchbox Pick Up
 
13:10-14:10
Industrial Satellite Symposium
 
14:10-14:30
Coffee & Dessert

Session 21
14:30-16:00
Pros and Cons of Outcome Studies
  14:30-14:35
Chairperson: D. G. Yavuz, Turkey and M. Glandt, Israel
 
14:35-14:50
What can we learn from pre-specified endpoints?
O. Mosenzon, Israel
 
14:50-15:05
What data can be extrapolated from outcome studies, besides their pre-specified endpoints?
A. Avogaro, Italy

15:05-15:20
Meta-analysis- statistical and clinical significance – a good medical statistician?
E. Mannucci, Italy
15:20-15:35 Controversies in cardiovascular disease risk assessment in the pharmaceutical development of glucose lowering agents
B. Hoogwerf, USA
  15:35-16:00 Discussion
 
17:00-18:00
Guided  Poster Tour and Refreshments