The Third Scandinavian Baltic Pancreas Symposium, Stockholm, Sweden, 30/03/2023-31/03/2023
has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
(EACCME®) with 8 European CME credits (ECMEC®s). Each medical specialist should claim only those
hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.

Thursday, 30 March

09:00-09:45Arrival and coffee
Ernesto Sparrelid & J.-Matthias Löhr
Chairs: Trond Engjom & Björn Lindkvist
10:00-10:15Etiology and diagnosis of chronic pancreatitis
Trond Engjom
10:15-10:30Consequences of chronic pancreatitis
Björn Lindkvist
10:30-10:45Pancreatic exocrine insufficiency
Miroslav Vujasinovic
10:45-11:00Autoimmune pancreatitis
Miroslav Vujasinovic
11:00-11:15CEL and other genetic risk factors in chronic pancreatitis
Anders Molven
11:15 – 11:45Coffee break
Chairs: Søren Olesen & Camilla Nojgaard
11:45-12:00Malabsorption and sarcopenia in chronic pancreatitis
Søren Olesen
12:00-12:15Scandinavian Baltic Chronic Pancreatitis register
Camilla Nojgaard
12:15-12:30Presentation of European guidelines on chronic pancreatitis and PEI
J.-Matthias Löhr
12:30-12:45Diabetes mellitus in patients with chronic pancreatitis
Ingrid Dahlman
12:45-13:00Microbiome and the pancreas
Lars Engstrand
13:00 – 14:00Lunch
Chairs: Truls Hauge & Asbjørn Drewes
14:00-14:15Endoscopic ultrasound in pancreatic diseases
Francisco Baldaque Silva
14:15-14:30ERCP in patients with chronic pancreatitis
Truls Hauge
14:30-14:45Direct cholangioscopy
Alexander Waldthaler
14:45-15:00Complications in ERCP and how to avoid them
Roberto Valente
15:00-15:15Role of imaging in patients with chronic pancreatitis
Ingrid Kvåle Nordaas
15:15-15:30Pharmacological treatment of pain in patients with chronic pancreatitis
Asbjørn Drewes
15:30–16:00Coffee break
Chairs: Caroline Verbeke & Marcus Holmberg
16:00-16:15Cystic pancreatic lesions: imaging approach
Nikolaos Kartalis
16:15-16:30Cystic pancreatic lesions: surgical approach
Johanna Laukkarinen
16:30-16:45Cystic pancreatic lesions: pathological approach
Caroline Verbeke
16:45-17:00The role of liquid biopsy in pancreatic cancer
Oddmund Nordgård
17:00-17:15Follow-up of patients with cystic pancreatic lesions
Marcus Holmberg
17:30Inaugural Meeting of the Scandinavian Baltic Pancreatic Club (by invitation only)
Chair: Asbjorn Drewes
19:00Dinner at K-märkt Hagastaden (For pre-registered participants)
Address: Solnavägen 3, Stockholm.

Friday 31 March

08:30-09:15Satellite symposium – supported by Viatris
Pancreatic Exocrine Insufficiency (PEI) beyond chronic pancreatitis – secondary PEI
09:15-09:30Short break
Chairs: Michael Bau Mortensen & Tobias Keck
09:30-09:45Acute pancreatitis: etiology and diagnosis
Sara Regner
09:45-10:00Acute pancreatitis: treatment
Hanna Sternby
10:00-10:15Acute pancreatitis: imaging approach
Louiza Loizou
10:15-10:30Surgical treatment of patients with acute and chronic pancreatitis
Tobias Keck
10:30-10:45Total pancreatectomy and islet-cell transplantation
Asif Halimi
10:45 – 11:15Coffee break
Chairs: Michael Bau Mortensen & Miroslav Vujasinovic
11:15-11:30Oral presentation of best abstracts

A multistate model of health transitions in patients with inflammatory pancreatic diseases: A nationwide population-based cohort study
Mathias Cook

Metformin reduces risk of hypoglycemia, major cardiovascular events and all-cause mortality in patients with postpancreatitis diabetes mellitus
Line Davidsen

Surveillance for Presumed BD-IPMN of the Pancreas: Stability, Size, and Age Identify Targets for Discontinuation
Giovanni Marchegiani
11:30-11:45Screening for pancreatic cancer
J.-Matthias Löhr
11:45-12:00Diagnostic work-up and differential diagnosis with pancreatic cancer
Daniel Öhlund
12:00-12:15Imaging of pancreatic cancer
Nikolaos Kartalis
12:15 – 13:15Lunch
Chairs: Knut Jørgen Labori & Daniel Öhlund
13:15-13:30Conventional therapy for pancreatic cancer
Maria Gustafsson Liljefors
13:30-13:45Optimizing treatment strategies in pancreatic cancer – neoadjuvant chemotherapy and surgery
Knut Jørgen Labori
13:45-14:00Personalized treatment in pancreatic cancer
Maximilian Kordes
14:00-14:15Microbiome and the IPMN
Margaret Sällberg Chen
14:15-14:30Closing remarks
J.-Matthias Löhr