WCE2021 Special Focus Meeting on pain and endometriosis

25 August 2020

SFM#5
Do you really want to hurt me?

24 February 2021 at 13.30 – 17.30

Session 1: Pain mechanisms
CHAIRS: Stacey Missmer (US) / Arne Vanhie (BE)

13.30 – 13.35
Welcome
Andrea Romano (NL)

13.35 – 14.10
Peripheral pain mechanisms
Axel Forman (DK)

14.10 – 14.45
Central and visceral pain mechanism
Katy Vincent (UK)

14.45 – 15.20
Modelling pelvic pain
Erin Greaves (UK)

BREAK

Session 2: Management of pain
CHAIRS: Sawsan As-Sanie (USA) / Carla Tomasetti (BE)

15.40 – 16.15
Medical management of painful endometriosis
Catherine Allaire (CA)

16.15 – 16.50
Surgical management of painful endometriosis (nerve-sparing)
TBA

16.50 – 17.25
Medical and other non-pharmacological interventions for pain management (endometriosis and non)
Sawsan As-Sanie (US)

17.25 – 17.30
Closing remarks
Andrea Romano (NL)

This special focus meeting has been organised by

Sawsan As-Sanie (US), Stacey Missmer (US), Andrea Romano (NL), Carla Tomasetti (BE), and Arne Vanhie (BE)