Program 2022 – Montpellier

PROGRAM - 4th International Keloid Symposium - Montpellier, France

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DAY 1
Friday October 7, 2022

08:00 - 09:00
Registration and Morning Coffee
09:00 - 09:15
Michael H. Tirgan, MD
Jouni Uitto, MD, PhD
Welcome to University of Montpellier &
Opening of the 4th International Keloid Symposium
Session 1
09:15 - 10:30
Chair: Michael H Tirgan, MD
Co-Chair: Jouni Uitto, MD, PhD
Setting the Scene: Basic Understanding of Keloid Disorder - Clinical Presentations and Basic Science
09:15 - 09:30
Michael H Tirgan, MD
Clinical Presentation of Keloid Disorder - an Overview
09:30 - 09:45
Jouni Uitto, MD, PhD
Basic Science of Keloid Disorder - an Overview
09:45 - 10:00
Dorothy Supp, PhD
Role of Vitamin D in Keloid Disorder
10:00 - 10:15
10:15 - 10:30
All Speakers of this Session
Panel Discussion and Q/A

10:30-10:45

Coffee Break

Session 2
10:45 - 12:30
Genetics of Keloid Disorder
10:45 - 11:00
12:15 - 12:30
All Speakers of this Session
Panel Discussion and Q/A

12:30-13:30

Lunch Break

Special Session

12:45 – 13:30

Michael H Tirgan, MD

Keloid Nomenlature Working Group – Need for Proper Terminology.  Open to all Participants.

Session 3
13:30 - 15:00
Chair: Michael H Tirgan, MD
Co-Chair: Frank Nissen, MD, PhD
Overall Strategy for Management of Keloid Patients
13:30 - 13:45
Gisele V Oliveira, MD, PhD
A.S.A.P. - A Simple Algorithm to Treat Keloids and Hypertrophic Scars
13:45 - 14:00
14:00 - 14:15
15:00 - 15:15
All Speakers of this Session
Panel Discussion and Q/A

15:00 – 15:20

Coffee Break

Session 4

15:20 – 17:00

Abstract Presentation
15:20 - 15:30
15:30 - 15:40
Reception
17:00 - 18:30
Everyone is Invited
Dinner
19:00
Everyone is Invited
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DAY 2
Saturday October 8, 2022

8:00 - 9:00
Registration and Morning Coffee

Session 1

9:00 - 10:30
Chair: Lamont R. Jones, MD, MBA
Co-Chair: Tae Hwan Park, MD, PhD
Surgicanl Management of Keloid Lesions
09:00 - 09:15
Tae Hwan Park, MD, PhD
Early outcomes of complete excision followed by immediate postoperative single fractional 1000cGy for keloids: One-year follow-up results
09:15 - 09:30
Gottfried Lemperle, MD, PhD
Types of Keloids which may be Removed Surgically without Fear of Recurrence. A Clinical and Histopathological Approach in Africa.
09:30 - 09:45
09:45 - 10:00
10:15 - 10:30
All Speakers of this Session
Panel Discussion and Q/A

10:30 – 10:45

Coffee Break

Session 2

10:45 -12:30
Chair: Jouni Uitto, MD, PhD
Co-Chair: Fiona Wood, MD, PhD
Pathogenesis of Keloid Disorder
10:45 - 11:00
Fiona Wood, MD, PhD
Exploring epigeneics of scarring and 3D printing skin replacement.
11:00 - 11:15
Frank Nissen, MD, PhD
Is the Microbiome the Origin of Keloid Formation?
11:15 - 11:30
Chao-Kai Hsu, MD, PhD
The Role of Th2 Inflammation in Keloid Pathogenesis
11:30 - 11:45
Jong Hee Lee MD, PhD
Fibrovascular Interactions in Keloid Pathogenesis
11:45 - 12:00
12:00 - 12:15
12:15 - 12:30
Panel Discussion and Q/A

12:30 – 13:30

Lunch Break

Special Session

12:45 - 13:30
KRF Assembly Meeting - Everyone is Invited.

Session 3

13:30 -15:00
Non-Surgical Management of Keloid Lesions
13:30 - 13:45
14:45 - 15:00
Panel Discussion and Q/A

15:00 – 15:20

Coffee Break

Special Session

15:20 - 16:00
The Annual Jouni Uitto, MD, PhD International Visiting Professorship and Lecture in Molecular Dermatology

Session 4

16:00 - 17:00
Abstract Presentations
16:00 - 16:10
Xiaoli Wu, MD,
Laser combined with radiotherapy for keloid treatment: a novel and efficient comprehensive therapy with a low recurrence rate. (Live Via Video Link)
16:10 - 16:20
Wei Liu, MD, PhD
Systemic Effect of Inflammation on Keloid Development and Treatment. (Live Via Video Link)
16:20 - 16:30
16:30 - 16:40

Reception

17:00 – 18:30

Everyone is Invited.

Dinner

19:00

Everyone is Invited.

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DAY 3
Sunday, October 9, 2022

8:00 - 9:00
Registration and Morning Coffee

Session 1

9:00 - 10:30
Translational Medicine and Keloid Disorder – The Clinician Meets the Scientist
09:00 - 09:15
09:15 - 09:30

10:30-10:45

Coffee Break

Session 2

10:45 -12:30

Chair: John Glees, MD FRCR DMRT
C0-Chair: Jonathan Tsao, MD

Basic Understanding and the Role of Radiation Therapy in Treatment of Keloid Lesions
10:45 - 11:00

Jonathan Tsao, MD

Adjuvant Radiotherapy for the Treatment of Keloids
11:00 - 11:15

John Glees, MD FRCR DMR

Recurrence of keloid tumours following surgical excision and a single dose of superficial radiotherapy given within 24 hours. Long-term follow up. (Personal Series)
11:15 - 11:30

12:30 – 13:30

Lunch Break

Special Session

12:45 - 13:30
Keloid Clinical Trial Working Group – Randomized Study of Surgery v. Cryotherapy in Patients with Ear Keloids. This Session is Open to all Participants.

Session 3

13:30 -15:00
Clinical presentation and challenges in treating keloid disorder in very young children.
13:30 - 13:45

Young-Jun Choi, MD

A retrospective, single-institution cohort analysis on pediatric keloids among Asians.
13:45 - 14:00
14:00 - 14:15

15:00 – 15:20

Coffee Break

Session 4

15:20 - 17:00
Abstract Presentations
15:20 - 15:30

Michael H Tirgan, MD

Lack of Efficacy of Dupilumab in Treatment of Keloid Disorder - Case Series.
15:30 - 15:40

Patricia Yap, MD

Resolution of Large Painful Keloids KeloFlat Topical Treatment, Case Reports.
15:40 - 15:50

16:30 – 16:45

Award Ceremony

Young Investigator Award
Best Poster Award

16:45 – 17:00

Closing Remarks

Closing of the 4th International Keloid Symposium. Plans for our next symposium.

Reception

17:00 – 18:30

Farewell Reception - Everyone is Invited