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Day 1 (September 14)

08:30-10:00 Registration
10:00-10:15 Opening ceremony: Sean Tsai / Sun-Wei Guo
Session Keynote lecture (I): Sean Tsai
10:15-10:40 Sean Tsai: Re-explore endometriosis
10:40-11:20 Tasuku Harada: Paradigm shift in medical management of endometriosis
Session Plenary section: Chi-Long Li / Kaori Koga
11:20-11:40 Erin Greaves: Endometriosis-associated macrophages;defining their functions,
phenotype and ontogeny
11:40-12:00 Norihiro Sugino: The role of upstream regulatory genes in ovarian endometrioma
12:20-13:20 Luncheon
Time RM 201 RM 202
Session Endometriosis and Immune regulation:
Jo Kitawaki and Hong-Yuan Huang
Basic research (I)
Young Min Choi and Andon Hestiantoro
13:30-13:50 Jo Kitawaki: Impairment of regulatory
T-cell’s immune regulation in endometriosis
Jongkil Joo: Warburg-like reprogrammed metabolism of endometriosis
13:50-14:10 Hong-Yuan Huang:
TH 17 cytokines mediated regulation immune response in human endometrial-myometrial interface in endometriosis
Meng-Hsing Wu: Upregulation of angiogenin by suppression of COUP-TFII in endometriosis
14:10-14:30 Kaori Koga: The involvement of immune cells in the pathogenesis of endometriosis Andon Hestiantoro: DNA Methylation of Progesterone Receptor B (PR-B) Gene in Endometriosis patients
14:30-14:45 8394 Ming-Qing Li: “Estrogen-autophagy” regulatory axis contributes the immune escape of ectopic lesions by triggering COX-2highCD16- NK cells differentiation Akira Iwase: Sequence including progesterone resistance, adhesion, and inflammatory response is a possible cause of the development of endometriosis
14:45-15:00 Sung Hoon Kim: Role of interleukin-32 in the pathogenesis of endometriosis Jung-Ho Shin: Adiposity and endometriosis
15:00-15:40 Refreshment (poster presentation)
Session Endometriosis Surgery:
Kutay Biberoglu and Peng-Hui Wang
Endometriosis and fertility
Saeed ALborzi and Chii-Ruey Tzeng
15:40-16:00 Kutay Omer Biberoglu:
The pathophysiology of pain associated with endometriosis from the clinical perspective
Saeed Alborzi: ART Outcomes in Endometrioma Patients Undergoing Sclerotherapy versus Laparoscopic Cystectomy; A clinical Trial
16:00-16:20 Peng-Hui Wang: Endometriosis-associated health problems in women: A perspective in Taiwan Chii-Ruey Tzeng: Management of endometriosis in Women with infertility
16:20-16:40 Anton Fedorov: Reproductive outcomes after surgical treatment for urogenital endometriosis Pietro Santulli: ART management of endometriosis related infertility
16:40-17:00 Xishi Liu: Recurrence of endometriosis: Is peri-operational intervention possible? Khaleque Khan: Bacterial contamination in endometriosis: a re-confirmation by molecular method
17:00-17:20 Lone Hummelshoj: Consensus on what constitutes a network/centre of expertise in the specialist care of endometriosis Yi-Chen Chuang: Robotic systemic approach of deep infiltrating endometriosis excision in fertility-preserving patients
18:00-20:30 Faculty Dinner (by invitation)

Day 2 (September 15)

Time RM 201 Time RM 202
Session Keynote lecture (II): Sean Tsai
08:30-09:10 Sun-Wei Guo:An Alarming Innovation Drought in Endometriosis/Adenomyosis Drug
Research and Development: What Went Wrong?
Session Endometriosis and Drug treatment:
Tasuku Harada and Anton Fedorov
  Oral Presentation (I)
Kuei-Yang Hsiao and Akira Iwase
09:10-09:30 Hisashi Narahara: Endometriosis: its pathogenesis and the molecular mechanisms of drug therapy 09:15-09:23 8453 Xiaoyi Wu Decreased expression of polarity protein Scribble in adenomyosisaccompanied by subcellular dislocation of Crumbs3
09:23-09:31 8540 Fu-Chieh Chu: Definitive surgery for bowel endometriosis secondary to deep infiltrating endometriosis
09:30-09:50 Yuval Kaufman: Personalized Treatment of Endometriosis Finding the Right Formula (Abs#8554) 09:31-09:39 8586 Jchan Nie: Laparoscopic deep endometriosis resection
09:39-09:47 8600 Cici Zhu: Surgical Management of Endometriosis 
09:50-10:10 Shih-Chieh Lin: Hormonal independent treatment of endometriosis: is it possible? 09:47-09:55 8611 Sutrisno: Adenomiosis tissue implantation, a better method to develop mice model of endometriosis for research purposes
09:55-10:03 8616 Ma. Isidora Margarita Yap-Garcia: Validation of the Endometriosis Fertillity Index (EFI) in Infertile Filipino Women with Laparoscopically-diagnosed Endometriosis: a Preliminary Study
10:03-10:11 8778 Xiaofang Yi: Factors Associated with Delay in Diagnosis of Deep Infiltrating Endometriosis
10:10-10:40 Refreshment (poster presentation)
Session DIE
Yoke-Fai Fong and Khaleque Khan
  Basic research II
Kaei Nasu and Shih-Chieh Lin
10:40-11:00 Yoke-Fai Fong: Deeply Infiltrative Endometriosis of the Great Vessels – Implications for Prognosis and Treatment 10:40-11:00 Kaei Nasu: Roles of aberrantly expressed microRNAs in the pathogenesis of endometriosis
11:00-11:20 Shigeo Akira: The feasibility and safety of laparoscopic surgery for deep infiltrating endometriosis with systematic approach 11:00-11:20 Tetsuya Hirata: 8619 Tetsuya Hirata: Global gene profiling of primary endometriotic epithelial cells and immortalized endometriotic epithelial cells
11:20-11:35 Angela Aguilar: Predicting DIE on symptomatology, ultrasound and biomarkers 11:20-11:35 Kuei-Yang Hsiao: To identify the novel roles of circular RNAs using bioinformatic analysis in endometriosis
11:35-11:50 Amphan Chalermchokcharoenkit: DIE at lateral pelvic sidewall 11:35-11:50 8124 Chen Zhang: Evaluation of circulating endometrial cells as a biomarker for endometriosis
11:50-12:05 Ding Ding: The utility of transvaginal sonoelastography in the diagnosis of deep endometriosis 11:50-12:05 Darmawi: 8580 Darmawi Darmawi: Analysis of DNA Methylation Level of Progesterone Receptor Gene (PR-B) and It’s Implication on Their mRNA Expressions at Peritoneal Endometriotic Tissue, Eutopic Endometrium and Menstrual Blood in Endometriosis Patient
12:05-13:30 Luncheon symposium (4F Joy Lounge/ Elegance Lounge)
Session Adenomyosis
Yutaka Osuga and Chih-Feng Yen
  Oral presentation (II)
Pei-Chin Chuang and Meng-Hsing Wu
13:30-13:50 Yutaka Osuga: Emerging treatments of adenomyosis 13:30-13:38 8437 Li Ma: Identifying biomarker for deep infiltrating endometrisis based on cancer epithelial to mesenchymal transition model 
13:38-13:46 8452 MICHIO KITAJIMA: Possible involvement of AMH and its specific receptor AMHR2 as functional mediators in human eutopic and ectopic endometrium.
13:50-14:10 Chih-Feng Yen: Surgical Management of Adenomyosis 13:46-13:54 8456 Umida Ganieva: TCF21 AS A POSSIBLE TARGET TO INHIBIT ENDOMETRIOTIC FIBROSIS VIA PERIOSTIN
13:54-14:02 8607 Ya-Ching Chou: Monobutyl phthalate may increase the risk of endometriosis
14:02-14:10 8566 Hsiu-Chi Lee: Targeting Neurotrophic Receptor Tyrosine Kinase 2 results in endometriotic lesion regression
14:10-14:30 Hongyan Guo: Malignant Transformation of Adenomyosis 14:10-14:18 8529 Weiwen Zuo: P21-activated kinase 1 over-activates in eutopic endometrium of adenomyosis
14:18-14:26 8450 Yie Hou Lee: Targeted metabolomics reveals altered tryptophan metabolism in endometriosis
14:26-14:34 8617 MENG-FEI ZHUANG: Clinical Study on the Treatment of Adenomyosis with Blood Stasis by Clearing Blood Stasis and Warming Method
Session Endometriosis:
Sun-Wei Guo and Moamar Al-Jefout
14:30-14:45 Moamar Al-Jefout: The Endometriosis saga, are we beating the Archdemon Dragon or back to Square One? 14:34:14:42 8578 Ma. Isidora Margarita Yap-Garcia: Influence of Race/Ethnicity on the Prevalence and Presentation of Endometriosis: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
14:42-14:50 8598 Chen-Ai Sung: Laparoscopic Adenomyomectomy in A Patient with Total Cul-De-Sac Obliteration
14:45-15:00 Hemantha Senanayak: The ureter in endometriosis surgery 14:50-14:58 8411 Shaojie Ding: Activating transcription factor 3 involved in endometriosis-induced purinergic receptor P2X3 expression in rat dorsal root ganglia cells.
14:58-15:06 8460 Hisashi Kataoka: PGC-1α-mediated pathway represents a potential target in molecular therapy for endometriosis
15:00-15:15 Pei-Chin Chuang: Multifaceted roles of TIAM2S for accelerating endometriosis progression 15:06-15:14 8539 Wan-Ning Li: Cytokines-mediated COUP-TFII de-represses VEGF-C secretion promoting lymphangiogenesis in endometriosis
15:14-15:22 8618 Pattaya Hengrasmee: Laparoscopic Management of Residual/Recurrent Deep Endometriosis: The critical and watchful steps for lateral pelvic sidewall and retroperitoneal dissection
15:22-15:30 8397 Wen-jie Zhou: CXCL16/CXCR6 axis facilitates decidualization via PI3K/PDK1/AKT/Cyclin D1 pathway
15:30-16:00 Refreshment & Poster Presentation
Session Debate 1
Tasuku Harada and Hemantha Senanayake
  3D Video Case Demonstration
16:00-16:50 A. Infertility: surgery (Angela Aguilar) vs. IVF (Yen-Ping Ho) 16:00-17:40 3D Video Case Demonstration: Chun-Hsien Sun
16:50-17:40 B. Endometriosis management: Surgery (Hemantha Senanayake) vs. Medical treatment (Tasuku Harada)
18:30-20:30 Gala Dinner

Day 3 (September 16)

Time RM 201 Time RM 202
Session Keynote lecture (III): Sun-Wei Guo
08:30-09:10 Paola Vigano: A fibrotic condition in which endometrial stroma and epithelium can be identified
Session Basic research (III)
Amphan Chalermchokcharoenkit and Angela Arguila
  Oral Presentation (IV)
Ding Ding and Pei-Chin Chuang
09:10-09:30 Michael C. Velarde: Endometriosis as a Proliferative Disease: the Role of MAPK signaling 09:10-09:18 8459 Yanjie Wang: Report of two cases of uterine endometriod cancer with special origin--from adenomyosis, deep infiltrating endometriosis or endometrial polyps?
09:18-09:26 8463 Yoshikazu Kitahara: A study on single-nucleotide polymorphisms associated with the onset of endometriosis by using blood-sampling filter papers.
09:30-09:50 Eing-Mei Tsai: The genetic alterations and upstream regulators in endometriosis associated ovarian cancer 09:26-09:34 8567 Fuminori Taniguchi: Obstetrical Complications in Women with Endometriosis: A Cohort Study in Japan
09:34-09:42 8597 Devon Evans: Ulipristal Acetate in Endometriosis: A Case Series
09:42-09:50 8677 Peng-Hui Wang: Is there any correlation between endometriosis and the risk of chronic kidney disease in women?
09:50-09:58 8462 Cheng Zhao: The first use of double circular stapler technique to treat bowel endometriosis in China mainland
10:00-10:30 Refreshment & Poster Presentation
Session Debate 2
Young-Min Choi and Moamar Al-Jefout
  TES section-Management of Endometriosis and Adenomyosis: Chii Ruey TZENG and Chyi-Long Lee
10:30-11:10 A. Surgery: Robotic (Ya-Ming Cheng) vs. Traditional LSC (Saeed Alborzi) 10:30-10:48 Adenomyosis: Chih Feng YEN
10:48-11:06 DIE: Chung Hsien SUN
11:10-11:50 B. Medical treatment: Effective (Kaori Koga) vs. affordable (Moamar Al-Jefout) 11:06-11:24 Ureter endometriosis (Robotic Surgery): Chin-Jung Wang
11:24-11:42 Recurrent endometriosis: Nari Kay
11:42-12:00 Discussion: Pao-Ling Torng/ Ming-Jer Chen/ Chang, Cherry Yin-Yi
12:00-12:20 Closing ceremony
13:30-17:30 Taipei City Tour (Pre-register only)





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