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Wednesday 29th April 2020

13:30 Wednesday 29th

Room 203 Pre-Congress Course 13:30–18:00
Menopause Essentials

  • Delfin Tan Menopause: What is it?
  • Rodney Baber Prescribing MHT
  • Anna Fenton Other options
  • JoAnn Pinkerton Disorders Downunder: Evaluation and management

Thursday 30th April 2020

08:30 Thursday 30th

Room 207 Assembly 08:30–09:30
CAMS General Assembly

10:00 Thursday 30th

Room 203 Opening Ceremony 10:00–10:15
Acknoweldgement to country

  • Susan Davis Acknoweldgement to country

10:15 Thursday 30th

Room 203 Plenary Lecture 10:15–10:45
How to prepare for the best years of your life: a global perspective

  • Islene Araujo de Carvalho How to prepare for the best years of your life: a global perspective

10:45 Thursday 30th

Room 203 Oral Communication 10:45–12:30
Southern Stars (best abstracts young investigators)

12:45 Thursday 30th

Room 203 Sponsored Lunch Symposium 12:45–14:15

    14:30 Thursday 30th

    Room 203 Symposium 14:30–16:00
    Negotiating with mother nature and father time; strategies to facilitate successful aging

    • Sunila Khandelwal The role of diet
    • Seng Bin Ang The role of exercise
    • Robert Langer MHT and mortality

    Room 210 Symposium 14:30–16:00
    Sexy after sixty

    • Jan Shifren Time marches on – impact of aging on sexuality
    • Rossella Nappi I get by with the help of my friends; therapeutic options for women
    • Rosie King I get by with the help of my friends; therapeutic options for men

    Room 207 Oral Communication 14:30–16:00
    OC02

    16:00 Thursday 30th

    Break in the Commercial Exhibition

    16:45 Thursday 30th

    Plenary Room 3 Opening ceremony 16:45–17:00
    Welcome to Country

    17:00 Thursday 30th

    Plenary Room 3 Opening ceremony 17:00–17:15
    Welcome to Science

    17:15 Thursday 30th

    Plenary Room 3 Bursary lecture 17:15–17:35
    Awareness, Impact and management of postmenopausal symptoms among postmenopausal women attending tertiary level hospitals in Rwanda and factors influencing their management among health providers

    17:35 Thursday 30th

    Plenary Room 3 Awards 17:35–17:55

    17:55 Thursday 30th

    Plenary Room 3 Plenary Lecture 17:55–18:30
    Pieter Van Keep lecture

    • Susan Davis Menopause, back to the future or back to the past?

    18:30 Thursday 30th

    Plenary Room 3 Welcome party 18:30–21:00

    Friday 1st May 2020

    07:30 Friday 1st

    Room 203 Symposium organized by CAMS Societies 07:30–08:30
    Korean Society of Menopause

    • Si Hyun Cho 2020 KMS Menopausal hormonal therapy position statement
    • Jung Ryeol Lee The Journal of Menopausal Medicine (JMM): an international journal focusing on mid-life women's health
    • Kyong Wook Yi Menopause and fat metabolism

    Room 210 Symposium organized by CAMS Societies 07:30–08:30
    British Menopause Society

    • Haitham Hamoda Androgens and the postmenopausal woman
    • Anne MacGregor Progesterones in HRT - choice of preparation and its impact
    • John Stevenson MHT for the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease - Are we there yet?

    Room 207 Symposium organized by CAMS Societies 07:30–08:30
    Breast cancer risk and hormones (Germany/Switzerland)

    • Petra Stute Impact of progestogen type in MHT on breast cancer risk
    • Alfred Mueck PGRMC1 in breast cancer development and prediction of prognosis
    • Ludwig Kiesel Hormone resistance and breast cancer

    Room 208 Symposium organized by CAMS Societies 07:30–08:30
    Quality of life and longevity after menopause (Russian Menopause Society)

    • Vera Balan Aging, anti-aging and ageism
    • Elena Andreeva Menopausal hormone therapy as a marker of longevity
    • Svetlana Yureneva Treatment of vaginal symptoms and VVA in postmenopausal women: why Estriol-Lactobacilli combination is preferable?
    • Antonina Smetnik Sex steroids, breast and breast cancer.

    Room 209 Symposium organized by CAMS Societies 07:30–08:30
    Healthy Aging - New Frontiers in Compressing Co morbidities (Indian Menopause Society)

    • Maninder Ahuja Chronological and biological aging Cellular and molecular basis
    • Neelam Aggarwal Gut microbiomes
    • Pratibha Singh No to breaking Bones
    • Pushpa Sethi Slow down hands of time- Exercise and diet
    • S.P Jaiswar Cancer screening in India is not lagging
    • Anju Soni Face lift of pelvic floor - Our gateway

    Room 218 Oral Communication 07:30–08:30
    OC03

    08:40 Friday 1st

    Melbourne Room Plenary Lecture 08:40–09:10
    Early Detection of Alzheimer's Risk to Reverse Course and Save a Brain

    • Roberta Brinton Diaz Early Detection of Alzheimer's Risk to Reverse Course and Save a Brain

    09:15 Friday 1st

    Melbourne Room Plenary Lecture 09:15–09:45
    Social determinants of health- the social cure

    • Jolanda Jetten Social determinants of health- the social cure

    09:50 Friday 1st

    Room 203 Symposium 09:50–11:20
    Caring for specific populations

    • Amanda Vincent Menopausal Hormone therapy and primary ovarian insufficiency
    • Jayashri Kulkarni Depression and MHT
    • Paulina Villaseca BRCA surveillance, intervention and MHT

    Room 210 Sponsored Symposium 09:50–11:20

      Room 207 Symposium 09:50–11:20
      Beat the heat

      • Julia Prague NK3R antagonists - prime time?
      • Martha Hickey Managing vasomotor symptoms effectively without hormones
      • Qi Yu Traditional/alternative remedies for VMS

      Room 208 Oral Communication 09:50–11:20
      OC04

      Room 209 Oral Communication 09:50–11:20
      OC05

      Room 218 Oral Communication 09:50–11:20
      OC06

      11:20 Friday 1st

      Break in the Commercial Exhibition

      11:50 Friday 1st

      Room 203 Sponsored Symposium 11:50–12:50

        Room 210 Meet the Panel 11:50–12:50
        How to conduct a menopause clinical visit; what should be done and discussed

        • Camilo Rueda
        • Bronwyn Stuckey
        • Tevfik Yoldemir
        • Serge Rozenberg
        • Shaikh Zinnat Ara Nasreen

        Room 207 Debate 11:50–12:50
        MHT for primary prevention

        • Robert Langer MHT for primary prevention
        • Mary Ann Lumsden MHT for primary prevention

        Room 208 Symposium 11:50–12:50
        Peri-Menopause and midlife: impact on female desire and sexuality (ISGE)

        • Xiangyang Ruan Androgen excess in PCOS: Peri-menopause management options
        • Rossella Nappi Understanding low desire from neuroendocrinology to psychosocial aspects
        • Peter Chedraui Assessment of sexuality during female midlife

        Room 218 Oral Communication 11:50–12:50
        OC07

        13:00 Friday 1st

        Melbourne Room Sponsored Lunch Symposium 13:00–14:30

          14:45 Friday 1st

          Melbourne Room Sponsored Symposium 14:45–16:45

            Room 203 Symposium 14:45–16:15
            Bad bones break

            • Ian Reid Target to treat: who should be treated
            • Peter Ebeling Treat to target: when to stop
            • Manju Chandran The treatment gap. Why do we miss the target

            Room 210 Symposium 14:45–16:15
            When Everything falls - optimising pelvic floor management

            • Tommaso Simoncini Menopause, aging and the failing pelvic floor: a clinician’s view
            • Tomi Mikkola Treatment of urinary incontinence; to mesh or not
            • Ivan Fistonic The use of laser in uro-gynaecology - a review of the evidence

            16:10 Friday 1st

            Break in the Commercial Exhibition

            16:45 Friday 1st

            Room 203 Symposium organized by CAMS Societies 16:45–17:45
            Genitourinary Syndrome of Menopause/Vulvovaginal Atrophy and Sexual Health (NAMS)

            • JoAnn Pinkerton Genitourinary Syndrome of Menopause: What Is It?
            • Jan Shifren Impact of Genitourinary Syndrome of Menopause on Women’s Sex Lives and Quality of Life
            • Stephanie S Faubion Treatment Options for Genitourinary Syndrome of Menopause

            Room 210 Debate 16:45–17:45
            Estrogen as first line therapy for prevention and treatment of osteoporosis

            • Florence Tremollieres Estrogen as first line therapy for prevention and treatment of osteoporosis
            • Peter Ebeling Estrogen as first line therapy for prevention and treatment of osteoporosis

            Room 207 Symposium 16:45–17:45
            Breast and hormones; a never ending story

            • Robert Langer The latest evidence from WHI
            • Alfred Mueck Hormonal contraception and breast cancer

            Room 208 Oral Communication 16:45–17:45
            OC08

            Room 209 Oral Communication 16:45–17:45
            OC09

            Room 218 Oral Communication 16:45–17:45
            OC10

            17:50 Friday 1st

            Melbourne Room Menopause olympics 17:50–18:50

            18:50 Friday 1st

            Poster Area Poster Session 18:50–20:15
            Poster session with wine and cheese

            Saturday 2nd May 2020

            07:30 Saturday 2nd

            Room 203 Symposium organized by CAMS Societies 07:30–08:30
            Inflammation and aging after menopause (EMAS)

            • Petra Stute Impact of menopause on the immune system
            • Peter Chedraui Chronic inflammation during female midlife
            • John Stevenson Is there a safe treatment for postmenopausal osteoporosis prevention?

            Room 210 Symposium organized by CAMS Societies 07:30–08:30
            Thinking about the health care of women during the climacteric (AAPEC)

            Chairperson/s: Graciela Lopez de Degani , Mariana Degani

            • Claudia Rey Should the peri and postmenopausal women always be treated?
            • Rita Caro Abnormal uterine bleeding in the perimenopause
            • Blanca Campostrini Choosing the best options for the treatment of symptomatic climacteric
            • Olga Marega Treated Dyspareunia means assured Sexual Satisfaction?
            • Seybold Barbara Discussion 
            • Freijedo Valeria Discussion
            • Daniela Farana Discussion
            • Cristina Toha Discussion

            Room 207 Symposium organized by CAMS Societies 07:30–08:30
            Chinese Menopause Society

            • Rong Chen Ovarian aging: an ongoing prospective community-based cohort study in middle-aged Chinese women
            • Xiangyan Ruan Obstetrics and Gynecology Hospital, Capital medical University
            • Xin Yang Effect of blood marrow transplantation on ovarian function
            • Jie Wu Cypermethrin exposure and premature ovarian insufficiency

            Room 208 Symposium organized by CAMS Societies 07:30–08:30
            New findings in the health of Colombian climacteric women (Asociacion Colombiana de Menopausia)

            • Lilian Orozco Santiago Prevalence of metabolic syndrome and risk factors, in women in climacteric, in Quindio
            • Norella Ortega Ariza Relationship between serum vitamin D and cardiovascular risk factors in women in the Colombian Caribbean Atlantic
            • Franklin José Espitia De la Hoz Menopause and sexuality: Characterization of sexual dysfunctions in the climacteric
            • Martha Inés Pérez Santisteban Evaluation of sexuality in medical women in menopause

            Room 209 Symposium organized by CAMS Societies 07:30–08:30
            Phytoestrogen: from animal research (Perkumpulan Menopause Indonesia)

            • Uki Retno Budihastuti Effect of menopause on quality of life: Path analysis
            • Maya Devi Arifiandi Role of phytoestrogen on reproductive biochemical marker in menopausal mice
            • Hermanus Suhartono The potential of Red fruit therapy on menopause women
            • Sutrisno Effect of phytoestrogen on menopausal symptoms and vaginal health of postmenopausal women

            Room 218 Oral Communication 07:30–08:30
            OC11

            08:40 Saturday 2nd

            Melbourne Room Plenary Lecture 08:40–09:10
            Do we need nutritional supplementation for healthy aging?

            • Ian Reid Do we need nutritional supplementation for healthy aging?

            09:15 Saturday 2nd

            Melbourne Room Plenary Lecture 09:15–09:45
            Nanotechnology and Nanomedicine, allowing an engineered approach to the treatment of cancer

            • Ander Nel Nanotechnology and Nanomedicine, allowing an engineered approach to the treatment of cancer

            09:50 Saturday 2nd

            Room 203 Symposium 09:50–11:20
            Postmenopausal Sexual Health: A Woman’s Right

            • Rosella Nappi How much does partnership and communication matter?
            • James Simon Is there a place for androgen therapy?
            • Marla Shapiro What is the role of estrogen in patient management?

            Room 210 Symposium 09:50–11:20
            A matter of the mind: sex steroids and the brain

            • Roberta Brinton Diaz Immune system; driver of menopausal brainenergy system
            • Herman Depypere Sex steroid hormones and brain function
            • Pauline Maki Cognition and menopause; the role of sleep and hot flushes

            Room 207 Symposium 09:50–11:20
            Does the picture tell the story?

            • Sonia Cerdas Bone imaging in clinical practice
            • Steven Goldstein Ultrasound and the menopausal endometrium
            • Tony Miller Imaging the breast, when and how?

            Room 208 Oral Communication 09:50–11:20
            OC12

            Room 209 Oral Communication 09:50–11:20
            OC13

            Room 218 Oral Communication 09:50–11:20
            OC14

            11:20 Saturday 2nd

            Break in the Commercial Exhibition

            11:50 Saturday 2nd

            Room 203 Debate 11:50–12:50
            Will NK3R antagonists replace MHT as first choice in the treatment of VMS?

            • Julia Prague Will NK3R antagonists replace MHT as first choice in the treatment of VMS?
            • JoAnn Pinkerton Will NK3R antagonists replace MHT as first choice in the treatment of VMS?

            Room 210 Meet the Experts 11:50–12:50
            Complementary therapies and other alternatives to HT - when and how?

            • Nick Panay

            Room 207 Meet the Experts 11:50–12:50
            Understanding gene mutations and breast cancer

            • Kelly Anne Phillips

            Room 208 Meet the Experts 11:50–12:50
            When to start/stop bone-specific medication

            • Manju Chandran

            Room 209 Oral Communication 11:50–12:50
            OC15

            Room 218 Oral Communication 11:50–12:50
            OC16

            13:00 Saturday 2nd

            Melbourne Room Sponsored Lunch Symposium 13:00–14:30

              14:40 Saturday 2nd

              Room 203 Symposium 14:40–16:10
              Matters of the heart

              • Gemma Figtree A female-centric approach to preventing heart disease
              • Virginia Miller Lessons from KEEPS
              • Peter Chedraui Preventing cardiometabolic disease

              Room 210 Symposium 14:40–16:10
              Laser: turning up the heat; revolution or hazard

              • Marco Gambacciani The nuts and bolts; how does Laser work
              • Jason Abbott The evidence
              • Tim Hillard Setting standards for laser use in Gynaecology

              Room 207 Symposium 14:40–16:10
              Healthy ageing: how to promote and protect (European Society of Gynecology)

              • Tommaso Simoncini Promoting health and active lifestyle at menopause: implications for woman’s health
              • Johannes Bitzer What does aging well mean
              • Andrea Genazzani Hormone replacement strategies for prevention and healthy aging

              Room 208 Oral Communication 14:40–16:10
              OC17

              Room 209 Oral Communication 14:40–16:10
              OC18

              Room 218 Oral Communication 14:40–16:10
              OC19

              16:10 Saturday 2nd

              Break in the Commercial Exhibition

              16:40 Saturday 2nd

              Room 203 Meet the Experts 16:40–17:40
              Care of survivors of menopausal cancers

              • JoAnn Pinkerton

              Room 210 Debate 16:40–17:40
              Is there a role for androgen therapy beyond sexuality

              • Susan Davis
              • James Simon

              Room 207 Symposium organized by CAMS Societies 16:40–17:40
              Asia Pacific Menopause Federation

              • Neelam Aggarwal Healthy Ageing: compression of co- morbidities
              • Ang Seng Bin Dermatological issues in perimenopausal women
              • Zaida Gamilla The characteristics of breast cancer prevalence in various regions in Asia-Pacific and the difference from the West

              Room 208 Oral Communication 16:40–17:40
              OC20

              Room 209 Oral Communication 16:40–17:40
              OC21

              Room 218 Oral Communication 16:40–17:40
              OC22

              17:45 Saturday 2nd

              Melbourne Room Plenary Lecture 17:45–18:15
              Early detection and better survival of cancer patients in South East Asian women

              • Teo Soo Hwang Early detection and better survival of cancer patients in South East Asian women

              18:30 Saturday 2nd

              Room 210 Assembly 18:30–19:30
              IMS General Assembly

              Sunday 3rd May 2020

              07:30 Sunday 3rd

              Room 203 Symposium organized by CAMS Societies 07:30–08:30
              Approach of climaterio for the XXI century in latin america, in patients with special situations (FLASCYM)

              • Paulina Villaseca Approach of the Sx. climacteric in surviving patients Ca Mama
              • Luis Danckers Schemes of TH in climacteric patients with Diabetes and / or Metabolic Sx
              • Konstantinos Tserotas Schemes of TH; risks and benefits, in climacteric patients with autoimmune diseases

              Room 210 Symposium organized by CAMS Societies 07:30–08:30
              Issues in midlife women: Chinese experiences (Chinese Society of Gynecological Endocrinology)

              • Wei Zhang Ovarian aging and fertility in older Chinese women
              • Xiangyan Ruan Prevention strategy of iatrogenic POI in China; Cooperation project China - UK
              • Xin Yang Management of lower urinary tract symptoms in China
              • Alfred Mueck Progestogen component in MHT and breast cancer risk; Cooperation project China - Germany
              • Muqing Gu Mechanisms of PGRMC1 in breast cancer development; Cooperation project China - Canada

              Room 207 Symposium organized by CAMS Societies 07:30–08:30
              Menopause in the Modern World (Australasian Menopause Society)

              • Martha Hickey Menopause and work
              • Kate Stern Social egg freezing
              • David Cunnington How modern life and menopause impact on sleep

              08:40 Sunday 3rd

              Room 203 Meet the Experts 08:40–09:40
              Sex Steroids and Depression Across the Lifespan of Women

              • Andrea Genazzani

              Room 210 Meet the Experts 08:40–09:40
              Management of POI

              • Stephanie Faubion

              Room 207 Meet the Experts 08:40–09:40
              Innoculations

              • Vivien Brown

              09:50 Sunday 3rd

              Room 203 Plenary Lecture 09:50–10:20
              Bio Identical hormones and alternative options; where (why) have we failed?

              • Rodney Baber Bio Identical hormones and alternative options; where (why) have we failed?

              10:20 Sunday 3rd

              Break in the Commercial Exhibition

              10:50 Sunday 3rd

              Room 203 Symposium 10:50–12:20
              Ethical issues

              • James Pickar Ethics in Publishing
              • Penny Browne When is it a good time to retire

              Room 210 Meet the Panel 10:50–12:20
              Common gynaecological problems in peri/post menopausal women

              • Wendy Wolfman
              • Mary Ann Lumsden
              • David Archer
              • Xiangyan Ruan
              • Steven Goldstein

              Room 207 Oral Communication 10:50–12:20
              OC23

              12:30 Sunday 3rd

              Room 210 Plenary Lecture 12:30–13:00
              Sonia's Snippets; an update on the latest and greatest in themenopause world

              • Sonia Davison Sonia's Snippets; an update on the latest and greatest in the menopause world

              13:00 Sunday 3rd

              Room 210 Closing Ceremony 13:00–13:15
              The Grand Final(e) and Premiership Awards - Announcement of Presidential Poster Awards and AMS Awards

              Tuesday 30th April 2030

              10:00 Tuesday 30th

              DEFAULT Symposium organized by CAMS Societies 10:00–12:00
              Healthy Aging (Bangladesh Menopause Society )

              • Kohinoor Begum Optimum Diet
              • Shaikh Zinnat Ara Nasreen Cardiovascular health and menopause

               

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