Programme

Thursday, 4 April 2019

14:00 Registration opened  
19:30 – 22:00 *Opening ceremony
Welcome reception
Davorka Lukas & Neven Papić on behalf of Croatian Society for Travel, Tropical and Migration medicine

*Venue: Sponza Palace in the Old City of Dubrovnik

Registration opened 14:00-18:00


Friday, 5 April 2019

09:00 – 11:00 Oral session
HIV & Viral hepatitis
Chairs:
J. Begovac, A. Vince
Do Southeast European countries follow European guidelines for antiretroviral therapy? – M. Stevanović
The start of PrEP in Croatia. – J. Begovac
Global migration pattern of HIV-1 subtype CRF01_AE. – S.Ž. Lepej
Factors associated with risky sexual behavior. – M. Youle
Hepatitis A – STI. – A. Vince
11:00 – 11:30 Coffee break / Poster viewing  
11:30 – 12:00 Plenary session PrEP , a new tool to prevent HIV-infection: from science to implementation. – Jean-Michel Molina
12:00 – 13:00 Integrated symposia GILEAD
13:00 – 14:00 Break / Poster viewing  
14:00 – 16:00 Oral session
Chairs:
G. Tešović
A. Tambić Andrašević
Prevention of Meningococcal Disease. – G. Tešović
Global spread of antimicrobial resistance. – A. Tambić Andrašević
Magnetic Resonance Imaging in West Nile Virus Encephalitis with Clinical Correlation. – K. Višković, S. Haberle, M. Santini
VV-ECMO in patients with severe respiratory infections. – M. Kutleša
The use of extracorporeal liver support systems in acute liver failure. – N. Papić
16:00 – 16:30 Coffee break / Poster viewing  
16:30 – 17:30 Integrated symposia SANOFI-PASTEUR

Registration opened 08:00-16:30


Saturday, 6 April 2019

09:00 – 10:30 Oral session
Chairs:
Rogelio López-Vélez
D. Lukas
Imported schistosomiasis. – Rogelio López-Vélez
Migration health issues. – F. Castelli
Update on Brucellosis. – M. Bosilkovski
Echinoccocosis multilocularis. – D. Dušek
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee break / Poster viewing  
11:00 – 12:00 Integrated symposia GSK
12:00 – 12:30 Plenary session Managing HIV-AIDS in a resource-limited setting. – Ni Ni Tun
12:30 – 14:00 Break / Poster viewing  
14:00 – 15:30 Oral session
VECTOR BORNE DISEASES IN SOUTHEAST EUROPE

Round table
Emergence of West Nile Encephalitis. – A. Hristea
Lyme borreliosis: challenges and controversies. – S. Brkić
Implementation of malaria and visceral leishmaniasis treatment guidelines in SE Europe. – D. Lukas
Availability of antimalarial and antileishmanial drugs in SE Europe – S. Brkić (Serbia); B. Dupanović (Montenegro); A. Hristea (Romania); T. Kotar (Slovenia); D. Lukas (Croatia); M. Sevanović (North Macedonia)
15:30 – 16:00 Coffee break / Poster viewing  
16:00 – 16:30 Integrated symposia
MSD
16:30 – 17:30 Assembly of Members
Croatian Society of Travel, Tropical and Migration Medicine
19:30 – 22:00 **CONGRESS DINNER  

**Venue: Sunset Beach, Šetalište Kralja Zvonimira 17, 2000 Dubrovnik

Registration opened 08:00-16:00


Sunday, 7 April 2019

Clinical Grand Rounds Clinical cases….
09:30 – 11:30 Poster Oral Presentations 10’min
Chairs:
J. Begovac, S. Brkić, A. Hristea
7 submitted abstracts will be selected for oral presentation
11:30 – 12:00 Coffee break  
12:00 – 12:30 Closing remarks  

PROGRAMME IN PDF

Congress topics

  • HIV
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Migrants health issues
  • Vector borne diseases
  • Neglected Tropical Diseases
  • Vaccine preventable diseases
  • Children travelers
  • Intestinal / Extraintestinal Parasitic Infections
  • Microbiological diagnostic
  • Antimicrobial resistance
  • STD
  • Skin Diseases in Travelers
  • Wilderness medicine and rescue services
  • Noncommunicable Diseases
  • Self Treatment Medications for Travelers
  • Maritime Medicine
  • Education and Training in Tropical & Travel Medicine
Congress official languages: English

Congress is categorized by Croatian Medical Chamber as international congress.

Credits:

  • speakers: 20 points
  • listeners: 12 points