11th I-DSD Symposium 2024 Programme

26-28th June 2024, Stockholm, Sweden, Karolinska University Hospitals

All times in CEST

11th I-DSD Symposium Programme

Venue: Sune Bergström Aula, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm

Symposium Day 1 (Wednesday, June 26th 2024) (13:00 – 17:40)

I-DSD Training WorkshopWednesday June 26th 2024 (09:00 – 12:30) (Additional registration fee)
Choice of 3 workshops out of 4 lasting 45 mins each

The I-DSD/I-CAH/I-TS registries
Salma Ali
Glasgow, UK
DSD Diagnostics  

Sabine Hannema Amsterdam, NL  
Communication with patients and parents
Anna Strandqvist
Stockholm, Sweden  
Hormone replacement

Aneta Gawlik
Katowice, Poland
Lunch for workshop 12:00-12:30
Registration & Coffee from 11:30 – Sune Bergström Aula
13:00: Opening
Session 1 – Setting the Scene (13:00-13:35)
Chair: Anna Nordenström
13:00 – 13:05 Anna Nordenström, Stockholm, Sweden
13:05 – 13:20 Patients’ experiences in Sweden
13:20 – 13:35 Patient support & advocacy – Giorgio Dal Maso, Italy
Session 2 –Update on I-DSD Activities (13:40-14:10)
Chair: Christa Flück
Recent Developments – Faisal Ahmed, Glasgow UK
Research & Data Access – Jeremy Tomlinson, Oxford, UK
Care Quality Improvement – Justin Davies, Southampton, UK
Learning & Training – Sabine Hannema, Amsterdam, Netherlands
5 mins each and then Discussion
Oral Communications 1 (OC1) (14:20-15:30)
Chairs: Steering Committee & Early Career
14:20 – 14:30  OC1 14:30 – 14:40  OC2 14:40 – 14:50  OC3 14:50 – 15:00  OC4 15:00 – 15:10  OC5 15:10 – 15:20  OC6 15:20 – 15:30  OC7
Coffee Break 15:30 – 16:00
Session 3 – Androgen Insensitivity Syndrome (16:00-17:30)
Chair: Steering Committee & Early Career
16:00 – 16:25 The epidemiology and genetics of AIS – Rafael Batista, Sao Paulo, Brazil
16:25 – 16:50 Looking beyond the AR gene – Nadine Hornig, Kiel, Germany
16:50 – 17:15 Long-term outcomes in women with AIS – Giovanna Mantovani, Milan, Italy
17:15 – 17:40 Discussion
Free Evening

Symposium Day 2 (Thursday, June 27th 2024) (08:15 – 17:30)

Session 4 –Real World Solutions For Supporting Patients & Services  (08:15-09:45)
Chair: Steering Committee & Early Career
08:15 – 08:40 Supporting and developing the workforce – Arianne Dessens, Rotterdam, Netherlands
08:40 – 09:05 Shared decision making in clinical practice – David Sandberg, AnnArbor, US
09:05 – 09:30 Supporting patients and people in resource restricted settings – Annastasia Ediati, Jakarta, Indonesia
09:30 – 09:45 Discussion
Oral communications 2 (OC2) (09:45-11:00)
Chair: Steering Committee & Early Career
09:50 – 10:00  OC8 10:00 – 10:10  OC9 10:10 – 10:20  OC10 10:20 – 10:30  OC11 10:30 – 10:40  OC12 10:40 – 10:50  OC13 10:50 – 11:00  OC14
Coffee Break 11:00 – 11-30  – Venue
Session 5 – Data Driven Approach To DSD Care  (11:30-13:00)
Chair: Steering Committee & Early Career
11:30 – 12:00 Evidence Driven Care in CAH – Nils Krone, Sheffield, UK
12:00 – 12:30 Advances in improving the genetic diagnosis in DSD – Eric Vilain, Washington, US
12:30 – 13:00 The use of metabolomics for personalised care in steroid deficient states – Stefan Wudy, Germany
12:50 – 13:00 Discussion
Lunch  13:00-14:00 – Venue
Session 6 – Debate (14:00–15:15) ‘This house believes that the clinical need for a genetic diagnosis in DSD has been exaggerated’  
Chair: Anna Nordenström
14:00 – 14:05 Introduction and poll – Anna Nordenström
14:05 – 14:25 For – Christa Flück
14:25 – 14:45 Against – David Zangen
14:45 – 15:15 Discussion & poll
 Coffee and Posters 15:15 – 17:30 (Ground floor)
15:30 – 17:30 Guided poster rounds
19:30 – Social Evening

Symposium Day 3 (Friday June 28th 2024) (09:00 – 13:00)

Session 7 – Delayed Genitoplasty & Its Implications (09.00–10.45)
Chair: Steering Committee & Early Career
09.00 – 09.25 Surgical solutions – Gundela Holmdahl, Stockholm, Sweden
09.20 – 09.45 Psychosocial support- Anna Strandqvist, Stockholm, Sweden
09.45 – 10.10 Legal & Ethical aspects – Martine de Vries, Leiden, the Netherlands 10.10 – 10.30 Discussion
Coffee Break 10.30 – 11.15
Session 8 – The Ovaries (11:15–13:15)
Chair: Steering Committee & Early Career
11.15 – 11.40 Ovarian Development – Vince Harley, Melbourne, Australia
11.40 – 12:05 The genetics and outcome of ovarian insufficiency – Anne Bachelot, Paris, France
12:05 – 12.30 Assisted reproduction in women – Kenny Rodriguez-Wallberg, Stockholm, Sweden
12:30 – 12:45 Discussion
12:45 – Close (Faisal Ahmed)

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