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Scientific Program

& Live
As of December 09, 2015

Day 1 - December 3 (Thu.), 2015

Time Session Venue
08:00 - 17:00 Registration & Exhibition Opens TICC Lobby
08:10 - 17:20 Postgraduate Course 201
08:20 - 17:10 WEO Colorectal Cancer Screening Committee Meeting 102
17:20 Welcome Reception Banquet Hall

Day 2 - December 4 (Fri.), 2015

Time Session Venue
08:00 - 17:00 Registration & Exhibition Opens TICC Lobby
08:20 - 10:00 SP-G1 Rational Therapies of Helicobacter pylori Infection 201 ABC
Session Chair: Varocha Mahachai, Masahiro Asaka
Determinants of Eradication Rate David Y. Graham
Current status of First-line Eradication Seong Woo Jeon
Rescue Regimens Hong Lu
Development of Novel Strategies or New Regimens Wai Keung Leung
08:20 - 10:00 SP-E1 Controversies of Removal of Common Bile Duct Stones 201 DEF
Session Chair: Dong Ki Lee, Lein-Ray Mo
EPBD versus EST Wei-Chih Liao
EPLBD versus EST plus mechanical lithotripsy Dong Ki Lee
Endoscopic management of common bile duct stones with alternative anatomy Takao Itoi
Stenting plus Pharmacotherapy Christopher Khor
08:20 - 10:00 SP-L1 Optimizing Current Therapy in Asian CHB Patients Banquet Hall
Session Chair: Chun-Jen Liu, Teerha Piratvisuth
Overview: Unmet needs in the treatment of CHB Chun-Jen Liu
Optimizing Current Therapy in Asian Patients: Update in Peg-IFN Therapy Teerha Piratvisuth
Updates in NUC therapy Vincent Wai-Sun Wong
New strategies to increase the cure of HBV infection Sang-Hoon Ahn
Development of new biomarkers for CHB Jin-Lin Hou
08:20 - 10:00 SP-S1 Neuroendocrine Tumors 102
Session Chair: J Harvey Turner, Ho-Seong Han
The role of serum chromogranin A in gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumor Wen-Chi Chou
EUS diagnosis Tsu-Yao Cheng
Optimal non-toxic, practical, cost-effective therapy of advanced progressive gastro-entero-pancreatic neuroendocrine tumours (GEP-NETs) J Harvey Turner
Surgery Ho-Seong Han
NETs – a potpourri of interesting cases Raman Krishnan
08:20 - 10:00 Free Paper-1 103
08:20 - 17:10 A-PSDE /WEO Advanced Diagnosis Endoscopy Course (ADEC) Joy Lounge
10:00 - 10:30 Opening Ceremony Plenary Hall
10:30 - 11:20 Okuda Lectureship Plenary Hall
Edward Gane
Session Chair: Ian Roberts-Thomson
10:30 - 12:10 SP-G2 Unmet Clinical Needs of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERDs) 201 ABC
Session Chair: Justin Che-Yuen Wu, Ernst Johan Kuipers
Reflux Testing: Why, When & How? Chien-Lin Chen
Asia Pacific Consensus on GERD Kwong-Ming Fock
Refractory GERD Justin Che-yuen Wu
Barrett’s Esophagus: Etiology, Management, and Relevance for Western and Asian Physicians David E. Fleischer
10:30 - 12:10 SP-E2 Update of Endoscopic Therapy of Biliary Stricture 201 DEF
Session Chair: Nageshwar Reddy, Kwok-Hung Lai
Endoscopic therapy of extrahepatic biliary stricture Arthur Kaffes
Endoscopic therapy of post-surgical stricture Takao Itoi
Endoscopic therapy of post-liver transplantation biliary stricture Yi-Chun Chiu
Needle Knife electrocautery and RFA for benign biliary stricture Bing Hu
10:30 - 11:20 KL-L1 How to Achieve HBV Cure? Banquet Hall
Fabien Zoulim
Session Chair: Jia-Horng Kao
10:30 - 12:10 SP-S2 Metabolic Surgery for Diabetes 102
Session Chair: : Wei-Jei Lee(Opening & Closing), Sayeed Ikramuddin, Kazunori Kasama
Diabetes Burden in Asia Jen-Der Lin
Surgical Treatment of Diabetes: what is the evidence Sayeed Ikramuddin
Standard Procedures for Asian Diabetes Surgery Kazunori Kasama
Diabetes and Gut Hormone Chih-Yen Chen
Endoluminal Treatment of Diabetes: Update Simon K.H. Wong
10:30 - 12:10 Free Paper-2 103
11:20 - 12:10 Marshall & Warren Lectureship Plenary Hall
Jaw-Town Lin
Session Chair: Khean-Lee Goh
12:10 - 13:40 Lunch Symposium (Sponsored by Eisai) 201ABC
Lunch Symposium (Sponsored by FUJIFILM) 201DEF
Lunch Symposium (Sponsored by Takeda) Banquet Hall
Lunch Symposium (Sponsored by GILEAD) 102
Posters of Distinction Awards-1 103
13:40 - 15:20 SP-G11 How to Publish a Scientific Paper in a Prestigious Journal Plenary Hall
Session Chair: Ann W. Hsing, Jaw-Town Lin
How to Publish a Scientific Paper in Journal of Clinical Oncology Tony Mok
How to Publish a Scientific Paper in Journal of Gut Emad M El-Omar
How to Publish a Scientific Paper in The Lancet Bill Summerskill
13:40 - 15:20 SP-G3 New Perspectives of Diagnosis & Management of Motility Disorders 201ABC
Session Chair: Na Young Kim, Chia-Long Lee
The Brain Gut Microbiome Dialogue - Implications for the Clinic Emeran A. Mayer
High Resolution Manometry: a New Tool for Motility Disorder Joon Seong Lee
Dyspepsia: Lessons from Motility, Infection & Brain-gut Interaction Researches Paul Moayyedi
Achalasia: Bridging the Gap between Advances in Evolution of Diagnosis and Treatment Outcomes Seng-Kee Chuah
13:40 - 15:20 SP-E3 What is the Promising Future of the Cholangioscopy? 201DEF
Session Chair: Jong Ho Moon, James YW Lau
Is there any more roles for Mother -Baby cholangioscopy? Takao Itoi
Direct peroral cholangioscopy; Is it ready? Jong Ho Moon
Spyglass: any role for post-liver transplantation stricture Yi-Chun Chiu
Strategy changing; before and after of single operator cholangioscopy system Shomei Ryozawa
13:40 - 15:20 SP-L2 Advances in the Prediction and Management of HCC Progression Banquet Hall
Session Chair: Chung-Mau Lo, Ann-Lii Cheng
The role of surgery in locally recurrent and distantly metastatic HCC Norihiro Kokudo
Molecular mechanism of HCC progression and strategy to management Jaw-Ching Wu
Treatment stratification for patients with hepatocellular carcinoma according to HCC stage Ronnie Poon
Current and emerging target therapies for HCC Richard Finn
13:40 - 15:20 SP-S3 Surgery for Gastric Cancer 102
Session Chair: Yasuyuki Seto, Ta-Sen Yeh
Laparoscopic gastrectomy Tetsu Fukunaga
Multi-organ resection for gastric cancer Ta-Sen Yeh
Surgical Treatment of Esophago-Gastric Junction (EGJ) Cancer Yasuyuki Seto
Robotic surgery for gastric cancer Ji Yeong An
13:40 - 15:20 Young Investigator Award (YIA) 103
15:20 - 15:30 Coffee Break
15:30 - 16:20 WGO Distinguished Global Lecture Plenary Hall
Khean-Lee Goh
Session Chair: Kentaro Sugano
15:30 - 17:10 SP-G4 Gut Microbiota: From Germ Theory to Germ Therapy 201ABC
Session Chair: Emad M El-Omar, Ming-Shiang Wu
Helicobacter Pylori and Gastric Microbiome Sun-Young Lee
Methological Issues in Gut Microbiota Researches Jin-Town Wang
Relationships Among Gut Microbiota, Inflammatory Bowel Diseases and Irritable Bowel Syndrome: Cause or Association? Emad M El-Omar
Gut Microbiota and Metabolic Consequences Georgina Hold
15:30 - 17:10 SP-E4 Consensus of Difficult Cannulation 201DEF
Session Chair: Hiroyuki Isayama, Rungsun Rerknimitr
Normal anatomy: Precutting, double guide Thawee Ratanachu-ek
Duodenal obstruction: EUS-guided method and others Vinay Dhir
Surgical alternative anatomy: balloon-assistant enteroscopy Hiroyuki Isayama
15:30 - 17:10 SP-L3 Optimizing Current Therapy in Asian CHC Patients Banquet Hall
Session Chair: Jia-Horng Kao, Ji-Dong Jia
Cost-effective PR dual therapy for GT 1 and non-1 patients Chia-Yen Dai
DAA overview Jordan Feld
DAA/PR therapy in Asian HCV patients Kazuaki Chayama
IFN-free therapy Ming-Lung Yu
15:30 - 17:10 SP-E12 Deep enteroscopy of recommendation for APDW 2015 102
Session Chair: Hironori Yamamoto, Cheng-Tang Chiu
The presentation of deep enteroscopy of Taiwan Cheng-Tang Chiu
The past, present, and future of deep enteroscopy Hironori Yamamoto
The European experience with double-balloon and single-balloon enteroscopy Andrea May
Balloon assisted endoscopy in biliary diseases Helmut Neumann
15:30 - 17:10 Free Paper-3 103
16:20 - 17:10 KL-E1 Esophageal Cancers: The Changing Role of Endoscopic Therapy in 2015 Plenary Hall
Kenneth Wang
Session Chair: Hsiu-Po Wang
19:00 - 20:30 Faculty Dinner (By invitation) The Grand Hotel

Day 3 - December 5 (Sat.), 2015

Time Session Venue
08:00 - 17:00 Registration & Exhibition Opens TICC Lobby
08:00 - 08:20 WEO Award Plenary Hall
08:20 - 15:30 Endoscopy- Live Demonstration Plenary Hall
08:20 - 10:00 SP-G5 Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) in Asia-Pacific Region: Where Are We Now? 201 ABC
Session Chair: Jia-Ming Qian, Mamoru Watanabe
Epidemiologic Trends of IBD in Asia-Pacific Region Sunny H. Wong
Different Genetic aspects of IBD in Asia-Pacific Region Toshifumi Hibi
Management of IBD in Asia-Pacific Region Dong Soo Han
Get the base right – optimize 5-ASA treatment Stephan Robert Vavricka
08:20 - 10:00 SP-E5 Endoscopic Therapy of Complications of Pancreatitis 201 DEF
Session Chair: Ryan Ponnudurai, Kuo-Ching Yang
Stenting for pancreatic duct disruption Myung-Hwan Kim
Endotherapy of pancreatic stones Amit Maydeo
Endoscopic therapy for WON Tiing Leong Ang
Metallic stenting for pancreatic pseudocyst Dong Wang
08:20 - 10:00 SP-L4 CHC: Difficult-to-treat Populations Banquet Hall
Session Chair: Ming-Lung Yu, Wan-Long Chuang
Management of HCV Treatment Failures Jee-Fu Huang
Liver Transplant patients Edward Gane
ESRD patients Chen-Hua Liu
Hepatitis C virus co-infectedwith HIV in the era of direct-acting antivirals Yasuhito Tanaka
08:20 - 10:00 SP-E13 Advanced Enteral Nutrition and Access 103
Session Chair: Wei-Kuo Chang, Stephen A. McClave
Advanced Techniques and Complications in Enteral Access Stephen A. McClave
Reduced risk of peristomal infection after percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy Iruru Maetani
Safety of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy in high risk patients Wei-Kuo Chang
10:00 - 10:20 Coffee Break
10:20 - 12:00 SP-G6 Screening & Prevention of Colorectal Cancer in Asian-Pacific Regions 201 ABC
Session Chair: Ernst Johan Kuipers, Shinji Tanaka
Screening and Early Detection of Colorectal Cancer Robert S. Bresalier
Biological markers in colorectal cancer screening Joseph Sung
Screening Methods: stool, scope or others? Erin Symonds
Optimal management of T1 colorectal cancer Takahisa Matsuda
10:20 - 12:00 SP-E6 Interventional EUS Part I 201 DEF
Session Chair: Kenjiro Yasuda, Hsiu-Po Wang
EUS-guided cystogastrostomy Sundeep Lakhtakia
EUS-guided biliary drainage Manuel Perez-Miranda
EUS-guided gastrojejunostomy Takao Itoi
EUS-guided CPN and CGN Ichiro Yasuda
10:20 - 11:10 KL-L2 Strategy of combination treatment for chronic hepatitis B Banquet Hall
Henry Lik Yuen Chan
Session Chair: Chien-Jen Chen
10:20 - 12:00 SP-S4 Intestinal Transplantation 103
Session Chair: Yun Chen, George Mazariegos
Introduction of Small Intestine Transplantation Hsin-Lin Tsai
American experience George Mazariegos
Intestinal Transplantation-Taiwan Experience Yun Chen
Intestinal transplantation; Japan experience Motoshi Wada
Intestinal Rehabilitation and Transplantation in Korea Myung Duk Lee
11:10 - 12:00 KL-L4 How to Achieve the Global Control of HBV Infection Banquet Hall
Mei-Hwei Chang
Session Chair: Ding-Shinn Chen
12:00 - 13:30 Lunch Symposium (Sponsored by Takeda) 201ABC
Lunch Symposium (Sponsored by GILEAD) 201DEF
Lunch Symposium (Sponsored by BMS) Banquet Hall
Posters of Distinction Awards-2 103
13:30 - 15:10 SP-G7 Best Practices for GI Bleeding 201ABC
Session Chair: Lawrence Khek-Yu Ho, Jose D. Sollano
NSAID-induced enteropathy in GI bleeding Chang-Hun Yang
The Role of PPI: IV, oral, & dosage? Bor-Shyang Sheu
GI Bleeding: interventional radiology or therapeutic endoscopy? James YW Lau
Problems in Antiplatelet or Anticoagulant Users Francis Ka-Leung Chan
Advancement on Capsule Endoscopy Wai-Keung Leung
13:30 - 15:10 SP-E7 Interventional EUS Part II 201DEF
Session Chair: Atsushi Irisawa, Chien-Hua Chen
EUS-guided brachytherapy Zhendong Jin
EUS-guided vascular therapy, especially for gastric varices Atsushi Irisawa
EUS-guided Injection Therapy for Pancreatic Solid Tumors Dong-Wan Seo
Do elastography EUS and contrast harmonic EUS help? Masayuki Kitano
13:30 - 15:10 SP-L5 Complications of Cirrhosis Banquet Hall
Session Chair: Han-Chieh Lin, Shiv Kumar Sarin, Osamu Yokosuka
Cardiovascular complications in cirrhosis Soon Koo Baik
Minimal hepatic encephalopathy: the Role of Brain-Liver Axis Ching-Liang Lu
Acute Kidney Injury in Liver cirrhosis Ming-Hung Tsai
13:30 - 15:10 SP-S5 Pancreatic Transplantation 103
Session Chair: Go Wakabayashi, Yi-Ming Shyr
American experience Jon S. Odorico
Present Status of Pancreas Transplantation Both from Deceased and Live Donors in Japan Takashi Kenmochi
Pancreas Transplantation in Korea Duck-Jong Han
Pancreas transplant at Taipei Veterans General Hospital Yi-Ming Shyr
15:10 - 15:30 Coffee Break
15:30 - 17:10 SP-G8 Recent Advances in Gastric Cancer 201ABC
Session Chair: Khay-Guan Yeoh, Michio Kaminishi
Helicobacter pylori and Gastric cancer: recent advance in pathogenesis and eradication therapy Hidekazu Suzuki
Precancerous Lesions & early diagnosis Kentaro Sugano
Screening & prevention of gastric cancer Yi-Chia Lee
State-of-the-art Progress of Anticancer Agents for Advanced Gastric Cancer Kun-Huei Yeh
15:30 - 17:10 SP-E8 Advanced Endoscopic Imaging & Management 201DEF
Session Chair: Hisao Tajiri, Hsiu-Po Wang
NBI for coln disease Yasushi Sano
Narrow band imaging for upper gastrointestinal disease Noriya Uedo
i-scan Helmut Neumann
Duodenal ESD Hironori Yamamoto
Confocal laser microendoscpy Rungsun Rerknimitr
15:30 - 17:10 SP-L6 CHB: Management of Special populations Banquet Hall
Session Chair: Rong-Nan Chien, Wan-Cheng Chow
Burden and significance of HBV in special population Rong-Nan Chien
CHB with AOCLF Wan-Cheng Chow
Management of HBV in women of child-bearing age Huey-Ling Chen
Management of HBV infection in organ transplant recipients Edward Gane
Management of HBV infection in patients receiving immunosuppressive agents Grace Lai-Hung Wong
15:30 - 17:10 Free Paper-4 103
17:30 - 19:00 Evening Symposium (Sponsored by AbbVie) 201ABC
17:30 - 19:00 Evening Symposium (Sponsored by PENTAX) 201DEF

Day 4 - December 6 (Sun.), 2015

Time Session Venue
08:00 - 17:00 Registration & Exhibition Opens TICC Lobby
08:20 - 09:10 KL-E2 Innovation of therapeutic endoscopy – What will robotic technology bring in the future of endoscopy? Plenary Hall
Hisao Tajiri
Session Chair: Lein-Ray Mo
08:20 - 10:00 SP-G9 Challenges in Management of Pancreatic Malignancies 201 ABC
Session Chair: Joseph Leung, Hsiu-Po Wang
Biomarkers for Diagnosing Pancreatic Cancer Tooru Shimosegawa
Risk-stratifying IPMN & Management of Pancreatic Cystic Neoplasms Masao Tanaka
Surgery for Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma Yu-Wen Tien
Systemic Treatment Wei-Chih Liao
08:20 - 10:00 SP-E9 Advances in Endoscopic Treatment of Upper GI Bleeding 201 DEF
Session Chair:Ming-Chih Hou, James YW Lau
Advance in the endoscopic treatment of gastroesophageal variceal bleeding Ming-Chih Hou
Management of ectopic varices Rungsun Rerknimitr
Advance in the endocopic treatment of non-variceal bleeding James YW Lau
Management for bleeding related to gastric ESD Takuji Gotoda
08:20 - 10:00 SP-L7 Alcoholic/Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease Banquet Hall
Session Chair: Sien-Sing Yang, Pei-Ming Yang
Alcoholic hepatitis: Pathogenesis and Therapeutic Targets Bin Gao
Clinical diagnosis and treatment of alcoholic liver disease Sien-Sing Yang
Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease - Prevalence and natural history of NAFLD Grace Lai-Hung Wong
Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease - Clinical diagnosis and management of NAFLD Jian-Gao Fan
08:20 - 10:00 SP-E14 Advances in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Functional Gastrointestinal Disorder (FGID) 102
Session Chair: Ching-Liang Lu, Sutep Gonlachanvit
Effects of neuromodulation in the treatment of FGID Jiande Chen
Application of modern esophageal testing (high resolution manometry/impedance/pH monotoring) in Asia Xiao-Hua Hou
The usefulness of biofeedback in treating anorectal disease in Asia Seung-Jae Myung
Low FODMAP in IBS: update information Sutep Gonlachanvit
08:20 - 10:00 Free Paper-5 103
08:20 - 12:00 A-PSDE /WEO Better Endoscopic Service Training (BEST) Joy Lounge
09:10 - 09:20 Clinician-Scientist Training Fellowship Award Plenary Hall
09:20 - 10:00 Emerging Leader Lectureship Plenary Hall
Chun-Ying Wu
Session Chair: Peter Gibson
10:00 - 10:20 Coffee Break
10:20 - 11:10 Emerging Leader Lectureship Plenary Hall
Young-Suk Lim
Session Chair: Ji-Dong Jia
10:20 - 12:00 SP-G10 Unmet Clinical Needs of Functional GI Disorders 201 ABC
Session Chair: Kok-Ann Gwee, Chi-Sen Chang
Mechanism of Heartburn Symptom Generation Hiroto Miwa
Dyspepsia, Enhancing Patient Outcomes the Asian Way Kok-Ann Gwee
Multi-dimensional Nature of IBS: Looking Beyond the Criteria-based Diagnosis Uday C Ghoshal
Gastric Emptying Time: How to Measure & Apply in Clinical Practice Ping-Huei Tseng
10:20 - 12:00 SP-E10 Endoluminal Therapy of Esophageal Disease 201 DEF
Session Chair: Ming-Chih Hou, Manabu Muto
Endoscopic Radiofrequency ablation for early esophageal squamous neoplasia Wen-Lun Wang
EUS in esophageal tumor David Carr-Locke
Technique and Prevention of Complications of Esophageal ESD Tsuneo Oyama
What’s new on radiofrequency ablation for Barrett’s esophagus King-Hung Tong
10:20 - 11:20 KL-L3 The role of Cancer Stem Cells in HCC Progression and Treatment-resistance Banquet Hall
Taro Yamashita
Session Chair: Jaw-Ching Wu
10:20 - 12:00 SP-E16 Autoimmune Pancreatitis (AIP): Current and Future 102
Session Chair: Kazuichi Okazaki, Ai-Ming Yang
Diagnosis of AIP-challenges and pitfalls Wei-Chih Liao
Type 2 AIP-Korean experience and tips on diagnosis/management Myung-Hwan Kim
Treatment and prognosis of AIP Tooru Shimosegawa
Current status and future directions for AIP research Tooru Shimosegawa
10:20 - 12:00 SP-E17 Combined Symposium of POEM 103
Session Chair: Haruhiro Inoue, Jang-Ming Lee
Patient selection / Pre-procedure evaluation & instrumentation Ching-Tai Lee
Technique - Step by Step approach Amit Maydeo
POEM in difficult situations - Sigmoid esophagus, post Hellers, post dilation Ping-Hong Zhou
Tackling complications of POEM - Intra & post-op bleeding, difficult mucosal closure Philip Wai-Yan Chiu
11:10 - 12:00 KL-E3 How Endoscopic interventions replace Surgery? Plenary Hall
Horst Neuhaus
Session Chair: Hsiu-Po Wang
11:10 - 12:00 KL-G Endoscopic treatment of advanced mucosal neoplasia of the colon in 2016: Evidence based best practice Banquet Hall
Michael Bourke
Session Chair: Ming-Shiang Wu
12:00 - 13:30 Lunch Symposium (Sponsored by BMS) 201ABC
Lunch Symposium (Sponsored by PENTAX) 201DEF
Posters of Distinction Awards-3 103
13:30 - 15:10 SP-E15 Intradcutal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasm (IPMN): Consensus and Controversies 201ABC
Session Chair: Masao Tanaka, Tsann-Long Hwang
Diagnostic approaches to IPMN Li Peng
Endoscopic/cytological assessment-role of EUS-FNA? Tsu-Yao Cheng
Treatment and long-term follow-up Masao Tanaka
Surgical Experience and Results of IPMN in Taiwan Tsann-Long Hwang
13:30 - 15:10 SP-E11 Endoluminal Therapy of Gastric Tumor 201DEF
Session Chair: Naohisa Yahagi, Chun-Chao Chang
Desirable training and roles of Japanese endoscopists towards the further penetration of endoscopic submucosal dissection in Asia Mitsuhiro Fujishiro
Endoscopic resection for early gastric cancer: current status in Korea Hwoon-Yong Jung
Submucosal tunneling endoscopic resection for submucosal tumors Ping-Hong Zhou
Endoscopic submucosal dissection for early colorectal neoplasms: current status in Taiwan Peng-Jen Chen
13:30 - 15:10 SP-L8 Translational Medicine in Liver Diseases Banquet Hall
Session Chair: Pei-Jer Chen, You-Chen Chao
Development of HBV new treatment John Luk
Translational researches on HBV Takaji Wakita
Translational researches on HBV or HEV Jun Zhang
Translational Research for HCC Pei-Jer Chen
13:30 - 15:10 Free Paper-6 103