SCOPE Symposium at EADO Rome Thursday

20.04.2023 (8:00-10.45) EADO 2023

Skin Care in Organ Transplant Patients
Europe (SCOPE)
Chairs: Alexandra Geusau, Vienna, Austria
Ulrike Leiter-Stöppke, Tuebingen, Germany

  • Skin cancer following solid organ transplantation – the role of immunosuppression
    Elsemieke Plasmeijer, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Prevention and treatment of cutaneous SCC by HPV vaccination
    Martin Hufbauer, Cologne, Germany
  • The ‘SCOPE-ITSCC metastases study’: transcriptome-based tumour stratification to better identify cutaneous squamous cell carcinomas at risk for metastases in organ transplant recipients
    Jan Nico Bouwes Bavinck, Leiden, The Netherlands
  • Genetic risk factors for cutaneous squamous cell carcinomas in OTR
    Raute Sunder-Plassmann, Vienna, Austria
  • Actinic keratosis in transplant patients –an update
    Markus V. Heppt, Erlangen, Germany
  • Comparative efficacy of checkpoint inhibitors versus other systemic treatments for advanced cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma in transplant patients
    Alexandra Geusau, Vienna, Austria
  • Comparative efficacy of checkpoint inhibitors versus other systemic treatments for advanced malignant melanoma in transplant patients
    Ulrike Leiter-Stöppke, Tuebingen, Germany
  • Update on the position statement of SCOPE on the treatment of skin cancers with checkpoint inhibitors in transplant patients
    Carla Ferrándiz-Pulido, Barcelona, Spain
  • Tumour Board and expert panel discussion: difficult to treat cases
    Chairs: Catherine Harwood, London, United Kingdom; Deniz Seckin, Ankara, Turkey

Case 1, Case 2 and Case 3
Philip Kienzl, Vienna, Austria; Mirjam Nägeli, Zurich, Switzerland; Stella de Jong, Leiden, The Netherlands

Closing remarks Alexandra Geusau, Vienna, Austria

  1. Ulrike Leiter-Stöppke, Tuebingen, Germany

Biennial SCOPE meeting Brussels, Belgium 8.-11. November 2023

The SCOPE Meeting 2023 will take place from Wednesday 8th of November till Saturday 11th of November 2023 (scientific program until Friday 13:00h). The congress starts on Wednesday at 5pm (4-5pm welcome coffee) and ends after breakfast Saturday 11th of November 2023.

Congress venue:
Académie Royale de Médecine de Belgique
Académies is 1 rue Ducale – 1000 Brusselsles 

November 8-10 2023
Organizing committee Alexandra Geusau, Vienna, Austria, Ulrike Leiter-Stöppke, Tübingen, Germany, Veronique de Marmol, Brussels, Belgium, Catherine Harwood, London, Great Britain, Mirjam Nägeli, Zurich, Switzerland, Carla Ferrandiz-Pulido, Barcelona, Spain

Registration will be opened soon.



Supported by Sanofi

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