Scientific Information

Organising Institutions

Birth and Culture – Nascita e Cultura

Nascita e Cultura is a non-profit association inspired by the values of scientific, deontological and bioethical culture in life sciences which aims to affirm, promote and enhance the global culture of the health of the mother, the fetus and the newborn, understood as the achievement of the highest degree of mental, physical and social well-being, according to the guidelines of the World Health Organization.

Congress Committees

Presidents
Virology
 
Immunology
Pediatrics
 
Epidemiology
Fetal Medicine
 

Scientific Programme

08:00-09:00

REGISTRATION

09:00-09:10

WELCOME

Yves Ville, France

09:10-09:30

Priorities for current research: Results of a European survey

Pamela Vallely, United Kingdom

09:30-09:50

Patients’ voice. Their priorities:

Anne Hélène Labissy, France

09:50-10:00

Discussion

10:00-10:30

COFFEE BREAK

10:30-12:00

EPIDEMIOLOGY IN EUROPE

Chairs: Susanne Smit, Belgium; Marianne Leruez, France

10:30-10:50

Overview

Susanne Smit, Belgium

10:50-11:10

The high risk group

Marianne Leruez, France

11:10-11:50

FREE COMMUNICATIONS

11:50-12:00

Discussion

12:00-17:30

PREVENTION

Chairs: Chrissie Jones, United Kingdom; Arnauld Marchant, Belgium

12:00-12:50

PRIMARY PREVENTION

12:00-12:20

Overview

Chrissie JONES (UK)

12:20-12:50

FREE COMMUNICATIONS

12:50-14:00

LUNCH BREAK AND POSTER VIEW

14:00-15:30

SECONDARY PREVENTION

14:00-14:40

Debate:


HIIG do not work: Brenna L. Hughes (USA)
HIIG work: « How to otimize passive immunization for prevention of maternofetal CMV transmission: impact of virological inclusion criteria » Klaus Hamprecht, Germany

14:40-15:00

Val-acyclovir to Prevent congenital CMV After Maternal Primary Infection early in Pregnancy

Jacob Amir, Israel

15:00-15:30

FREE COMMUNICATION

15:30-16:00

COFFEE BREAK

16:00-17:30

TERTIARY PREVENTION (Fetal and Neonatal treatment)

16:00-16:20

Antiviral treatment in pregnancy

Marianne Leruez, France

16:20-16:40

Neonatal treatment (overview)

Ann Vossen, the Netherlands

16:40-17:20

FREE COMMUNICATIONS

17:20-17:30

Discussion

09:00-10:10

DIAGNOSTIC OF MATERNAL INFECTION

Chairs : Ann Vossen, the Netherlands; Tiziana Lazzarotto, Italy

09:00-09:20

Overview primary infection

Tiziana Lazzarotto, Italy

09:20-09:40

Overview Non-primary infection

Daniele Lilleri, Italy

09:40-10:10

FREE COMMUNICATIONS

10:10-11:00

DIAGNOSTIC OF FETAL INFECTION

Chairs : Catherine Donner, Belgium; Anna Gonce, Sweden

10:10-10:30

Overview

Yves Ville, France

10:30-10:50

FREE COMMUNICATIONS

10:50-11:00

Discussion

11:00-11:30

COFFEE BREAK AND POSTER VIEW

11:30-11:50

FREE COMMUNICATIONS

11:50-12:00

Discussion

12:00-12:30

VACCINE quo vadis

12:00-12:30

Overview

Arnauld Marchant, Belgium

12:30-13:30

LUNCH BREAK AND POSTER VIEW

13:30-14:40

PEDIATRICS - PART 1

Chairs : Daniel Blasquez, Spain; Ina Foulon, Belgium

13:30-13:50

Management of NSHL

Ina Foulon, Belgium

13:50-14:10

Implants: technique and outcome

Natacha Tessier, France

14:10-14:30

FREE COMMUNICATIONS

14:30-14:40

Discussion

14:40-16:50

PEDIATRICS – PART II

Chairs : Daniel Blasquez, Spain, Ina Foulon, Belgium

14:40-15:00

Pediatric burden of non-primary infections

Vanna Papaevangelou, Greece

15:00-15:20

FREE COMMUNICATIONS

15:20-15:30

Discussion

15:30-16:00

COFFEE BREAK

15:30-15:50

The value of neonatal imaging and beyond

Anne-Elodie Millischer, France

15:50-16:10

FREE COMMUNICATIONS

16:10-16:20

Discussion

16:20-17:30

INDUSTRIAL BREAKTHROUGHS

Chairs : Arnaud Marchant, Belgium; Marianne Leruez, France

Accreditations

CVS Ethical Medtech

The EMT20368-European Congenital Cytomegalovirus Initiative starting on 23-04-2020 in Paris, France is compliant with the MedTech Europe Code of Ethical Business.

For more information visit: www.ethicalmedtech.eu