Conference archive : 24-25 April 2015  |  17-18 April 2014
Dear colleagues! We invite you to take part
in the III International scientific-practical conference "Modern aspects in breast cancer diagnostics and treatment"
Report Application

Application form needs to be submitted by 31.01.16.
Registration of speakers is required.


  • PowerPoint or MacOS presentation.
  • Presentation time is no more than 10 minutes.
  • Subject of a report should be devoted to practical issues of oncoplastic and reconstructive surgery for breast cancer, preoperative examination and preparation, perioperative and delayed rehabilitation of patients.
  • An abstracts should be provided.
  • Video presentation of the operation - the video film lasting no more than 8 minutes, mounted the most important episodes of the operation, with predosatvleniem appearance of the patient before surgery, preoperative markings, and preferably long-term results. The film is to be submitted before 31.01.2016.

Reports should be sent by e-mail to with the subject line "Report to the International scientific-practical conference 2015."

All reports are reviewed by the Committee of the conference and in the case of adoption the author will be notified by e-mail.

Conference Fee
for already registered participants
Preliminary conference program
  • 01th April
  • 02nd April
08:30-08:45 Welcome words
Welcome greetings.
08:45-09:15 Key-note lecture
Past, present and future in Breast Cancer Zurrida
09:15-11:20 Breast conserving surgery Chairmen: Zhygulin, Andree
09:15-09:25 What predicts the local recurrence these days? Kolacinska
09:25-09:55 Principals of choice of BCS techniques for breast preservation in different tumor`s locations. German approach. Rezai
09:55-10:15 BCS: How to plan the best reshape. Italian Approach. Nava
10:15-10:30 Benign lesions of the breast: oncological and surgical aspects. Krupa
10:30-11:00 Clinical cases with expert discussions. Zhygulin
11:20-11:50 Coffee break
11:50-13:40 Reconstructive surgery of the breast. Implants Chairmen: Rezai, Cheshuk
11:50-12:30 How to Maximize Aesthetic Outcome in Implant Based Breast Reconstruction. Nava
12:30-12:40 Skin-reducing mastectomies. Different types and approaches according to the tumor location. Zhygulin
12:40-12:55 Delayed expander/implant reconstruction. Khrapach
12:55-13:05 Contralateral mastectomy. Who really needs it? Unukovych
13:05-13:20 Lipografting in breast reconstruction. Petakh
13:40-14:40 Lunch
14:40-16:15 Reconstructive surgery of the breast. Flaps Chairmen: Khrapach, Krupa
14:40-15:00 Pedicled autologous reconstruction (LD, TRAM) – classic or the past? Rezai
15:00-15:15 The new Concept? The Immediate Delayed Autologous (IDEAL) Breast Reconstruction. Andree
15:15-15:30 Single Center Experience in microsurgical breast reconstruction with over 2000 flaps. Andree
15:30-15:40 How to shape a breast after mastectomy with autologous tissue. Andree
15:40-15:55 Radiotherapy and breast reconstruction – before or after? New view. Nava
16:15-16:45 Coffee
16:45-18:30 Complications Chairmen: Zhygulin, Kolacinska
16:45-17:00 Complications in BCS. Rezai
17:00-17:30 Myths and realities on breast Implant. How to minimize risks trade-offs and contamination in implant based breast surgery. Nava
17:30-17:45 Seromas after breast surgery – causes, prophylaxis and treatment. Khrapach
17:45-17:55 How often should I revise the flap after microsurgical complications? Andree
17:55-18:05 Polyacrylamide gel augmentation syndrome. Management and treatment. Khrapach
19:00-22:00 Welcome reception
07:30-08:00 Morning coffee break
08:00-09:00 Workshop
Symmetrized procedures in asymmetrical breasts and following breast reconstruction. Khrapach
09:00-09:30 Key-note lecture
The future of surgical oncology. Audisio
09:30-12:00 Clinical oncology. Breast cancer in young patients. Do they need more treatment? Chairmen: Kuten, Bernstein
09:30-09:50 Clinical oncology standpoint. Siegelmann-Danieli
09:50-10:10 Radiation oncology standpoint. Geertjan van Tienhoven
10:10-10:30 Surgical oncology standpoint. Audisio
10:30-10:45 Menstrual function: do we really need to suppress it? Shparyk
10:45-11:00 Molecular profiling and personalized treatment in young patients. Kovalev
11:00-11:15 Breast cancer in pregnant patients. Siegelmann-Danieli
11:15-11:30 Modern radiotherapy in breast cancer. What`s new? Geertjan van Tienhoven
12:00-13:00 Lunch
13:00-14:30 Breast surgeon training and Breast cancer management in different countries Chairmen: Zurrida, Cheshuk
13:00-13:15 Breast surgeons training in Europe. Audisio
13:15-13:30 The challenge of breast cancer care in 21 century. Rothstein
13:30-13:40 Breast cancer treatment in Poland. Kolacinska
13:40-13:50 Breast cancer treatment in Great Britain. Krupa
13:50-14:00 Breast cancer treatment in Germany. Rezai
14:00-14:10 Breast surgeon and plastic surgeon cooperation. How it works in Sweden. Unukovich
14:30-16:30 The experience of colleagues. Selected presentations Chairmen: Khrapach, Krupa
14:30-14:40 Immediate reconstruction of the breast with implant and mesh. Blidaru
14:40-14:50 ADM breast reconstruction in UK. Krupa
14:50-15:00 Is there still a role for pedicled TRAM flap in breast reconstruction in 2015? Long-term oncological and cosmetic results from a developing country. Youssef
15:00-15:10 Surgical approaches in central breast tumors. Single institution experience. Cheshuk
15:10-15:20 Upper-outer quadrant tumors. Different surgical approaches. Single institution experience. Zhygulin
15:20-15:30 Wise pattern in breast surgery. Single institution experience. Silvestrov
15:30-15:40 Oncoplastic and reconstructive surgery in complex treatment. Single institution experience. Fomina
15:40-15:50 Tomotherapy in complex treatment of breast cancer. Seredina
15:50-16:00 Endoscopic investigations in the intraductal breast lesions management. Aksenov
16:30-17:00 Coffee
17:00-18:00 Videopresentations of the surgeries Unukovich, Andree
17:00-17:15 Nipple sparing mastectomy with implant and titanium mesh reconstruction. Rezai
17:15-17:25 Skin-reducing nipple-sparing mastectomy with immediate LD-flap reconstruction. Zhygulin
17:25-17:35 Delayed expander/implant reconstruction. Khrapach
17:35-17:45 Oncoplastic lumpectomy with a local pedicled perforator flap reconstruction. Zhygulin
18:00 Conference closing remarks
Preliminary conference program
Our vision

Due to the success of the first conference and the great interest in the modern treatment of breast cancer with emphasis on surgical aspects within multidisciplinary approach, our team continues to work.

The well-known and all over the world experts in the field of oncoplastic and reconstructive breast surgery, clinical and radiation oncology are invited to participate the conference.
We want to highlight the most important questions of management of patients with breast cancer.
Video presentations of oncoplastic and reconstructive surgeries presenting with the possibility of the detailed and lively discussion with experts.

We invite all those who involved in breast cancer treatment to attend the conference!

Invited Speakers of the Conference
Alexandru Blidaru Alexandru Blidaru MD. Professor of surgical oncology Department of Surgery, - „Carol Davila” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest. Head of the Surgical and Gynecological Oncology II Department, – “Prof. Dr. Al. Trestioreanu” Institute of Oncology, Bucharest. President of the Romanian Society of Breast Surgery and Oncology. Member of the European School of Oncology College. Founder Member of the Society of Surgical Oncology in Romania.
Valeriy Cheshuk Valeriy Cheshuk MD, PhD. Professor. Department of oncology National Medical University, Kyiv, Ukraine. Chief oncologist of Ministry of health.
Andriy Petakh Andriy Petakh MD, PhD, Consultant, Plastic and reconstructive surgeon in Innovacia hospital, Kyiv, Ukraine. Member of UAPRES, ISAPS.
Oleksiy Kovalov Oleksiy Kovalov MD, PhD, Professor. Head of the Department of oncology in Zaporizhzhia Academy of postgraduate education, Zaporizhzhia, Ukraine. Member of ESMO.
Jaroslaw Shparyk Jaroslaw Shparyk MD, PhD, Associeted professor. Department of oncology and medical radiology in Lviv medical University. Head of chemotherapy department, Lviv state regional oncological center. Chief oncologist in Lviv region. Member of ASCO.
Krupa Jaroslaw Krupa Jaroslaw MD, PhD. Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon, Head of Breast Surgery, Dept. of Breast Surgery, University Hospitals of Leicester, UK. Member of ABS, BASO, ESSO, EUSOMA.
Agnieszka Kolacinska Agnieszka Kolacinska MD, PhD. Associate Professor, Consultant Surgeon, Military Division of the Medical University of Lodz, Poland, Cancer Center, Copernicus Memorial Hospital. Examiner of the European Board of Surgery Qualification in Breast Surgery (EBSQBS). ESSO Board member.
Nava Siegelmann-Danieli Nava Siegelmann-Danieli MD, PhD, Chief Oncologist of Israeli Healthcare System Maccabi, leading specialist in the area of clinical oncology and hematology.
Tel-Aviv, Israel
Geertjan van Tienhoven Geertjan van Tienhoven MD, PhD. Аssociate professor University of Amsterdam, staff radiation oncologist in Academisch Medisch Centrum Universiteit van Amsterdam, Netherlands.
Mahdi Rezai Mahdi Rezai MD. Medical Director of the Breast Center Düsseldorf Luisenhospital,
Founder of the European Academy of Senology (EAOS), West German Breast Center (WBC). Expert of the ESO, OEGGG.
Maurizio B. Nava Maurizio B. Nava MD. Chairman at Scuola di oncologia chirurgica ricostruttiva. Associate professor at plastic surgery specialization school of the Pavia and Genoa Universities. Scientific committee member at italian School of Senology. Member of ESSO, ASPRS, EUSOMA.
Riccardo A. Audisio Riccardo A. Audisio President of ESSO and BASO. Consultant Surgical Oncologist and Honorary Professor at the University of Liverpool. Member of BASO, ESSO, SSO, ASGBI, ESMO, ASCRS, AAA, SIOG and EUSOMA.
Stefano Zurrida Stefano Zurrida MD. Executive Vice President, European-Asian Society for Breast Diseases (EURAMA), Director, Department of Diagnostics and Breast Surgery, European Institute of Oncology, Milan. Associated professor of Surgery in the University of Milan. Lecturer at the Specialization School of Oncological Surgery, University of Varese, Italy. Member of ASCO, ESSO.
Kuten Abraham Kuten Abraham MD, PhD, Clinical Associate Professor, Faculty of Medicine, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel. Director of Department of Oncology of Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel.
Christoph Andree Christoph Andree MD, Professor, Sana Kliniken Düsseldorf. Head of Clinic of plastic and aesthetic surgery. The chair of the International Breast Symposium Dusseldorf, Germany.
Dmytro Unukovych Dmytro Unukovych MD, PhD. Karolinska Institutet, Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Department of Oncology Pathology. Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden. Associate Member of International Society of Surgery.
Vasyliy Khrapach Vasyliy Khrapach MD, PhD, Professor. Department of surgery №4 in National Medical University, Kyiv, Ukraine. Chief of Ukraine plastic surgeons Club. Member of UAPRES, ISAPS.
Andriy Zhygulin Andriy Zhygulin MD. Chief of Breast Unit and Head of Surgery Department in LISOD israeli cancer care hospital, Kyiv, Ukraine. Member of ESSO.

Our Partners
Covidien Allergan Sanofi Polytech Pfizer Sandoz Zdorivya Ukraini

Kiev, st. Hospitalna, 4 Hotel "Rus"
Contact the Organizing Committee
Org. questions : Natalia Karpova
+38 (050) 351-38-01