Preliminary Scientific Programme

* Additional registration fee applies for all Hands-on Courses and Workshops. Due to the limited number of participants, a first come first serve basis will apply.

TIME Wednesday, 16 January 2019
(Venue will be announced soon) (Venue will be announced soon)
09:00-14:00 * HANDS-ON COURSE 1: LIPOSUCTION- LIPOFILLING
Trainers: Ι. Peros, D. Ntasiou, K. Karamanolaki, N. Goyal, G. Blugerman


* HANDS-ON COURSE 2: DERMASURGERY
Trainers: Κ. Neamonitos, E. Ioannidis, Ν. Apostolakis, Ε. Papadavid
Coordinator: Κ. Neamonitos, G. Kokkalis, S. Theotokoglou

PART Α’
BASIC PRINCIPLES OF DERMASURGERY, FUSIFORM EXCISION-FLAPS, GRAFTS

PART Β’
APPLICATION ON PATIENTS

14:00-16:00 * WORKSHOP 1: INJECTIBLE THREADS LEVEL I – FACE AND BODY (PDO, CAPROLACTONE)
Trainers: Ε. Kyriazi-Tahou, M. Makrida, T. Anthopoulos
 
17:00-19:30 * HANDS-ON COURSE 2: SCLEROTHERAPY
Trainers: G. Genovese, Ι. Pantelaki, V. Bekou
Head: P. Polyzois, A. Braziotis

TIME Thursday, 17 January 2019
N. Skalkotas Hall
Megaron, Athens International Conference Center
MC2 Hall
Megaron, Athens International Conference Center
(Venue will be announced soon)
 08:30-09:15 Symposium 1: PEELINGS AND PIGMENTED DISORDERS
Chairs: G. Kontochristopoulos, S. Ghannam, Ι. Peros

S. Ghannam: Do and do not in chemicals peels
F. Bageorou: Peelings for special population groups
G. Kontochristopoulos: Peelings for acne
   
09:15-10:30

Symposium 2: THE IMPORTANCE OF DERMATOSCOPY SCREENING IN DERMASURGERY PRACTICE
Chairs: Α. Katoulis, C. Naoum, Z. Polyzois

Α. Lallas: Diagnostic approach and treatment of melachromatic lesions of the face
Ζ. Apalla: The importance of dermatoscopy screening in choosing the site for histological test and evaluation of the result
Ε. Lazaridou: The importance of dermatoscopy screening in choosing the treatment for melanocytic lesions
D. Sgouros: The contribution of dermatoscopy in the diagnosis and treatment choice for non-melanomatic skin cancers

09:00-10:30
Symposium 3: THE ROLE OF DERMA COSMETICS AND DIET SUPPLEMENTS IN ANTI-AGEING
Chairs: M. Kardasi, P. Karamanolaki, S. Pissallidou

M. Kardasi: Daily cosmetic approach. Half of the image
Z. Bolanca: Vitamin C: Τhe role of antioxidants in skin aging
S. Pissalidou: Gallenic preparations in skin anti-ageing
I. Binic: Diet in dermatology
J. Kazandjieva: Allergy to Cosmetics
K. Kouskoukis: Thermal medicine in aesthetic dermatology
 
 
10:30-11:00 COFFEE BREAK
11:00-12:00 Symposium 4: CHOOSING THE RIFHT HA FILLER (Part Α’)
Chairs: Ε. Kyriazi, P. Riga, Μ. Mhaidat

Ch. Zografakis: Basic anatomy for filler injection
E. Kyriazi: Fillers: basic indications and injection techniques
P. Riga: How to analyze the face and design treatment
S. Ghannam: The perfect lip. Is there any?
Symposium 5: NECK REJUVENATION
Chairs: Ν. Kalogeropoulos, N. Maltezos, P. Karamanolaki

Ν. Kalogeropoulos: Neck mesotherapy
Κ. Oikonomidis: PDO and PLLA threads for neck rejuvenation
L. Marini: Combination therapies
 
12:00-13:00 Symposium 6: CHOOSING THE RIGHT HA FILLER (Part Β’)
Chairs: C. Rowland Payne, I. Peros, S. Ghannam

S. Ghannam: Fillers in heavy faces. How to manage!
P. Karam: Perioral filling
C. Rowland Payne: Prevention and management of vascular complications of fillers
TBA: Non vascular complications of fillers and how to avoid and manage them
12:00-14:00
Symposium 7:
DERMASURGERY: BASIC PRINCIPLES OF DERMASURGERY, FUSIFORM EXCISION-FLAPS, GRAFTS
Chairs: Κ. Noutsis, Ν. Kalogeropoulos, G. Sgouros

Ch. Zografakis: Surgical anatomy of the face
Ε. Tampouratzi: Newer data on dermasurgical trauma healing
Ε. Theodorakopoulou: Specialized suturing techniques in dermasurgery
T. Anthopoulos: Complications
K. Koutsioukis: Study regarding the skin adequacy of various flaps in the surgical removal of epithelial carcinomas using the Mohs technique
G. Sgouros: Nose flaps
Ν. Apostolakis: Total thickness grafts
K. Neamonitos: Treatment of giant ΒCC - SCC cells in the elderly

 
13:00-14:30 Symposium 8: NON-MELANOMATIC SKIN CANCERS – TECHNIQUES - TREATMENT WITHOUT SCALPEL
Chairs: Z. Polyzois, C. Rowland Payne, G. Gaitanis

G. Gaitanis: Immuno-cryosurgery
D. Sgouros: Biological treatment for advanced tumors
M. Tsouka: Skin cancerization, most common treatments, medical and cosmetics outcomes
Panay. Polyzois: Curettage and cryosurgery in difficult basal cell carcinomas
C. Rowland Payne: Basal cell carcinoma-treatment by curettage & electrofulguration and healing by secondary intention is better than treatment by Mohs and repair
 
14:30-15:30 LIGHT LUNCH
 15:30-15:50 Special Session:
European Register of Flebology

Presenters: G. Genovese, Z. Polyzois
  15:30-17:30
* WORKSHOP 2:
INJECTABLE FILLERS

TRAINERS: P. Riga, M. Mhaidat, S. Ghannam
15:50-17:00 Symposium 9: FLEBOLOGY - TELANGIECTASIAS
Chairs: D. Ioannidis, Κ. Katsenis, Ζ. Polyzois

Κ. Katsenis: Chronic venous insufficiency, skin lesions
Α. Papageorgiou: Risk factors and clinical image in thrombosis
G. Genovese: Telengiectasias of lower limbs
Β. Bekou: Diagnostic approach for telengiectasias, treatment with foam
Ι. Pantelaki: Sclerotherapy
15:30-16:30
Symposium 10:
LIPOSUCTION / LIPOFILLING

Chairs: N. Goyal, D. Ntasiou, Ε. Kyriazi

N. Goyal: Autologous fat transfer for dermatologic and cosmetic indications
D. Ntasiou: Liposuction techniques using TUMESCENT anesthesia
G. Blugerman: 30 Commandments of liposuction
Ι. Peros: Treatment of complications
17:00-17:30 Symposium 11: HAIR TRANSPLANT
Chairs: K. Neamonitos, S. Theocharis, I. Papangelopoulos

Α. Karalexis: Proper selection of cases
S. Syrrakou-Bezouska: Transplant in scarring alopecia
S. Theocharis: What’s new?
16:30-17:30
Symposium 12: FAT TRANSFER
Chairs: Ι. Peros, G. Blugerman, F. Alshehri

Ι. Peros:
Face Lipofilling
D. Ntasiou: Use of autologous fat in dermatology
G. Blugerman: Gluteal augmentation
F. Alshehri: Breast augmentation
 17:30-19:30   OPENING CEREMONY

17:30-18:00: Address of the President
Κ. Neamonitos


18:00-18.10: Address of the Secretary General
Τ. Anthopoulos

18:10-19.20: Awards

18.20-18.30: Addresses

18:30-19:30
Opening Speech: “The erotic relationship of the soul and skin”
Matheos Yosafat, Neurologist, Psychiatrist
   
19:30 WELCOME RECEPTION
 
ΩΡΕΣ Friday, 18 January 2019
N. Skalkotas Hall
Megaron, Athens International Conference Center
MC2 Hall
Megaron, Athens International Conference Center
(Venue will be announced soon)
09:00-10:00 Symposium 13: INJECTABLE THREADS
Chairs: Τ. Anthopoulos, Ν. Kalogeropoulos, Kalokasidis

K. Kalokasidis: PDO in general
O. Lazarou: Threads with polylactic acid cones
I. Poleva: PLLA threads
K. Gkritzalas: Face lifting with stiches
Τ. Anthopoulos: Truths and lies
Symposium 14: MELASMA
Chairs: S. Ghannam, Μ. Loukatou, S. Situm

Α. Katsambas: Melasma. Justification-Treatment
Τ. Anthopoulos: Biomimetic peptides in melasma
 S. Ghannam: Why I do not treat Melasma with Lasers
S. Voudouris: Pico
V. Pljakoska: Melasma
 
10:00-11:00 Symposium 15: AESTHETIC AND THERAPEUTIC TREATMENTS OF PRP – WHAT’S NEW?
Chairs: Ζ. Polyzois, S. Stamatopoulos, P. Riga

Ν. Ζerbinati: Combination of Laser with PRP
Κ. Kalokasidis: Applications of growth factors, stem cells and injectable minoxidil at the scalp
Ζ. Polyzois: PRP in aesthetic applications and healing
Symposium 16: VITILIGO – THERAPEUTIC APPROACH
Chairs: Ι. Peros, E. Nikolaidou, S. Gupta

E. Nikolaidou: Pathogenesis and conservative treatment
S. Gupta: Cell-based therapies in vitiligo
N. Goyal: FUE treatment
11:00-11:30 COFFEE BREAK
11:30-13:00 Symposium 17: BOTULINUM TOXIN APPLICATIONS
Chairs: Α. Katsambas, Τ. Anthopoulos, C. Rowland Payne

Μ. Tsouka: Abobotuninumtoxin A, Onabotulinumtoxin A, Incobotulinumtoxin A: Applications techniques and outcomes upper face
A. Katsambas: Μediate low face
C. Rowland Payne: Complications
Τ. Anthopoulos: Οff label treatments
Symposium 18: TREATMENT OF SCARS
Chairs: L. Marini, Ζ. Polyzois, Ν. Kalogeropoulos

F. Al-Niaimi: The use of lasers in scar management
Ν. Goyal: Management of keloids and hypertrophic scars with triple combination of intralesional infusions. A new approach
S. Gupta: Ηow I manage Scars and Keloids?
L. Marini: Treatment of Scars
K. Neamonitos – P. Mitsakos: Detachment - Dermabrasion for acne scars
11:30-14:00

*
WORKSHOP 3:
INJECTIBLE THREADS LEVEL II – FACE AND BODY (PLLA, CAPROLACTONE)

Trainers: Ι. Peros, Τ. Anthopoulos, Poleva, Α. Zahari
13:00-14:00 Satellite Lectures/ Satellite Symposiums    
14:00-15:00 LIGHT LUNCH
15:00-15:30 Special Lecture 1: OPTICAL SYSTEMS FOR OBJECTIVE CALCULATION OF SKIN DAMAGE AND THEIR APPLICATION IN CLINICAL STUDIES AND DERMASURGERY
Chairs: A. Stratigos, Ε. Kyriazi-Tahou, Ι. Katsantonis
Speaker: Ch. Zoumboulis

  15:00-17:00

* WORKSHOP 4:
BOTULINUM TOXIN
Trainers: C. Rowland Payne, F. Αl-Niaimi, Ch Zografakis, A. Katsambas
15:30-17:00 Symposium 19: DERMASURGERY TECHNIQUES AND PROCEDURES Ι
Chairs: Κ. Neamonitos, Ζ. Polyzois, Ι. Mparkis

S. Gupta: What's new in conventional cutaneous surgery?
Ι. Mparkis: Frinulan dissection, CO2 laser applications at the genitals apart from ΗPV (15')
L. Marini: Off-label imiquimod and class 1 super potent steroids: an affective topical combination to reduce hypertrophic and keloid scars
L. Marini: Frac-Sclero: an effective innovative combination strategy to treat venular malformations

Symposium 20: DERMASURGERY TECHNIQUES AND PROCEDURES ΙΙ
Chairs: D. Ntasiou, D. Kapetanakis, Ε. Papadavid

J. Kazandjieva: Folliculitis after cosmetic procedures: how to treat?
I. Binic: Percutaneous collagen induction therapy in aesthetic dermatology
Z. Bolanca: Microneedling: Role of microneedling for skin quality
G. Blugerman: Complementary techniques in facial rejuvenation
T. Anthopoulos: Treatment of cellulitis with radiofrequency and mesotherapy

17:00-17:30 COFFEE BREAK
17:30-19:00 Symposium 21: AESTHETIC APPLICATIONS WITH LOCAL ANESTHESIA
Chairs: G. Blugerman, Τ. Anthopoulos

Um. Tursen: ΜacGyver Jobs for aesthetic dermatology and dermo-surgery
A. Paraskevas: Early mini face lift is the perfect crime
Α. Paraskevas: Small surgical acts with big impact in the aging face
G. Blugerman: Useful thread in nose reshaping

Symposium 22: CRYOSURGERY
Chairs: G. Chaidemenos, P. Mintzias, Ζ. Polyzois

E. Zouridaki
: Immunological response to cryosurgery
Ch. Zoumboulis: Technical requirements for a perfect intralesional cryosurgery
Α. Panagiotopoulos: Cryosurgery in special cases in dermatology
S. Fragkos: Combination of cryosurgery and treatments of cancerous field
 
ΩΡΕΣ Saturday, 19 January 2019
N. Skalkotas Hall
Megaron, Athens International Conference Center
MC2 Hall
Megaron, Athens International Conference Center
08:30-10:00 Symposium 23: HPV INFECTIONS: TREATMENT
Chairs: Κ. Neamonitos, D. Rigopoulos

Α. Mortakis: HPV infection in women
E. Nikolaidou: Immunologic treatments of HPV
Ch. Stefanaki: ΗPV Vaccination
Κ. Neamonitos- G. Kokkalis: HPV treatment in the rectal area
09:00-10:00
Symposium 24: VAGINAL REJUVENATION
Chairs: Ζ. Polyzois, Ν. Ζerbinati, Μ. Roboti

S. Chandakas: The use of hifu technology in vaginal rejuvenation and mild to moderate urine stress incontineνce-a promising office procedure
N. Zerbinati: Vaginal rejuvenation
10:00-12:00

Symposium 25: LASER AND OTHER LIGHT SOURCES IN DERMATOLOGY
Chairs: P. Kostakis, S. Theocharis, Z. Polyzois

L. Marini: ΙR Laser tissue pre-conditioning before HA fillers helps to optimize and prolog their beneficial effects
L. Marini: LED photobiomodulation and carboxytherapy to improve early stages of non-scaring alopecia
S. Gupta: Targeted radiofrequency ablation in Dermatology
Κ. Ηοffmann: What is new in energy based devices - Pigments, Rejuvenation, Fat and others
Bel. Tursen: Q Switched Nd Yag lasers for dermatology
C. Salavastru: PDT in Aesthetic dermatology
Ch. Tzermias: Photodynamic treatment- PDT for acne management
10:00-11:30
Symposium 26: AESTHETIC APPLICATIONS FOR PERIORBITAL AREA
Chairs: Κ. Neamonitos, D. Ntasiou, Ι. Mavrikakis

N. Zerbinati: Blepharoplasty with laser CO2
I. Mavrikakis: Upper lid blepharoplasty
Α. Roumeliotis: Complications from the point of view of the ophthalmic plastic surgeon
Κ. Neamonitos: Blepharoplasty techniques, Combinations - Complications
 
12:00-12:30 COFFEE BREAK
12:30-14:30 INTERACTIVE SESSION 1: ASK THE EXPERTS
Coordinator: P. Polyzois

LIPOSUCTION - LIPOFILLING
EXPERTS: Ι. Peros, N. Goyal
QUESTIONS BY: D. Ntasiou

TUMOR SURGICAL EXCISION – DEFECT RESTORATION
EXPERTS: Κ. Neamonitos, F. Al-Niaimi
QUESTIONS BY: TBA

TELANGIECTASIAS OF LOWER LIMBS
EXPERTS: G. Genovese, V. Bekou
QUESTIONS BY: I. Pantelaki

TREATMENT OF ACNE SCARS
EXPERTS: L. Marini, N. Zerbinati
QUESTIONS BY: Τ. Anthopoulos

PEELINGS
EXPERTS: S. Ghannam, P. Karam
QUESTIONS BY: G. Kontochristopoulos

 
14:30-15:30 LIGHT LUNCH
15:30-17:00 INTERACTIVE SESSION 2: ASK THE EXPERTS
Coordinator: Ζ. Polyzois

BOTULINUM TOXIN
EXPERTS: Α. Katsambas, C. Rowland Payne
QUESTIONS BY: Ch. Zografakis

INJECTABLE FILLERS
EXPERTS: P. Riga, N. Zerbinati
QUESTIONS BY: M. Μhaidat

LASERS
EXPERTS: L. Marini, N. Zerbinati
QUESTIONS BY: S. Theocharis

INJECTABLE THREADS
EXPERTS: Ι. Poleva, V. Papadopoulou
QUESTIONS BY: Τ. Anthopoulos