PROGRAMME

27 September 2023, Wednesday

11:00 - 19:00 Registration (Congress Hotel)
09:00 - 17:00 Pre-Congress Workshop:
Urethral repair technics.
Training on fresh animal cadavers
Course Venue: EGEHAYMER - Laboratory Animals Practice and Research Center
17:30-18:00 Opening Ceremony
18:00 - 18:30 Plenary lecture, Father and Son: Dionysos and Priapos
Fercan Rubin Öniz 
19:00 - 21:00 Welcome Reception (Night Cruise on Izmir Bay with Historical Bergama Ship)
( Dress Code: Smart Casual )
21.30 - 22.30 Executive Board Meeting 

28 September 2023, Thursday

Session 1
08:30 - 09:25
HIS Research Committee Panel Chairs: Nicolas Kalfa, Sibel Tiryaki
08:30 - 08:45 Paving the way for Hypospadias Research I: Preclinical Animal Studies.
Tariq Abbas
08:45 - 09:00 Paving the way for Hypospadias Research II: Key steps in a robust clinical systematic review.
Pınar Okyay
09:00 - 09:15 Paving the way for Hypospadias Research III: Current status of systematic reviews in Hypospadias literature.
Mohamed Fawzy
09:15 - 09:25 Discussion
Session 2
09:25 - 10:00
  Chairs: Mélise Keays, Ünal Zorludemir 
09:25 - 09:40 Genetic susceptibility to the environment and its relevance to Hypospadias and cancer incidence worldwide.
Nicolas Kalfa
09:40 - 09:50 Engineering elastic biomaterials for the urethra: The importance of tensile properties in tissue engineering and reconstruction.
Renea Sturm
09:50 - 10:00 Discussion
10:00 - 10:30 Coffee Break
Session 3
10:30 - 11:40

How do we improve our technique in Hypospadias repair
Chairs: Warren Snodgrass, Yunus Söylet
10:30 - 10:45 Setting the Goal Right: No Compromise from the Normal Penis.
İbrahim Ulman
10:45 - 11:00 Intricacies of Hypospadiology
Obaid Obaidullah
11:00 - 11:15 Using microscope for Hypospadias surgery.
Ursula Tonnhofer
11:15 - 11:25 Discussion
11:25 - 11:40 The International Hypospadias Study-Day: Experience and Insight Gleaned Over 25 Years.
Şeref Etker
Session 4
11:40 - 12:30
Free Presentations   Chairs: Kerem Özel, Asaad Matar
12:30 - 13:30 Lunch  
12:45 Poster Sessions 1  
Chairs: Can Taneli, Bilge Türedi Sezer
Poster Sessions 2 
Chairs: Mustafa Melikoğlu, Ahsen Karagözlü Akgül
Session 5
13:30 - 13:50
John Duckett Lecture-Hypospadias: The unknown unknowns!
Ahmed Hadidi
Introduction: Graham Smith
Session 6
13:50 - 14:30
Tips and Tricks Chairs: Mark Zaontz, Ali Avanoğlu
13.50-14.00 Simple Anatomic Closure (SAC) Technique in Selected Distal Hypospadias Cases
Haluk Emir 
14.00-14.10 Approaches to Correct Chordee: Corporotomy, Dorsal Plication and Taping
Cynthia Sze-Ya Ting
14.10-14.20 Introducing a Novel Dressing Technique Designed to Stabilize the Penis in a Stretched Position while Permitting Early Baths and Visibility
Ibrahim Ulman
14.20-14.30 A Simple Trick to Prevent the Dressing from Stool Contamination
Abdurrahman Önen
14:30 - 15:00 Coffee Break
Session 7
15:00 - 15:45
Chordee Curvature Chairs: Antonio Macedo, Nizamettin Kılıç
15:00 - 15:15 Unaided visual assessment of ventral curvature during Hypospadias repair.
VVS Chandrasekharam
15:15 - 15:30 Why STAC is better than STAG.
Warren Snodgrass
15:30 - 15:45 Discussion
Session 8
15:45 - 17:00
  Chairs: Fabio Bartoli, Mustafa Olguner
15:45 - 16:45 Free Presentations 
16:45-17:00 Graft stretching with Vit E for 2-stage repair of penoscrotal Hypospadias with severe curvature.
Luis Braga

29 September 2023, Friday

Session 9
08:30 - 10:00
Distal Hypospadias Chairs: Murat Alkan, VVS Chandrasekharam
08:30 - 08:45 Cross-pollination in surgical skills training
Alp Numanoğlu
08:45 - 09:00 Lessons learned after 5 years of GUD.
Antonio Macedo
09:00 - 09:15 Glansplasty and cosmetic outcome for distal Hypospadias.
Luis Braga
09:15 - 09:30 Tips to have a slit-like Meatus.
Ahmed Hadidi
09:30 - 09:45 Discussion
09:45 - 10:00 What about transition into adulthood in Hypospadias? Ghent University Hospital insights.
Anne François Spinoit
10:00 - 10:30 Coffee Break
10:30-10:45 New findings from the American Urological Association Quality Registry: Adults with Hypospadias
Mélise Keays
Chairs: Christopher Long, Ursula Tonnhofer
Session 10
10:45 - 11:40
Proximal Hypospadias 1
10:45 - 11:00 Consenting and planning operations for boys with complex Hypospadias.
Graham Smith
11:00 - 11:15 Pretty good is better than perfect.
Mark Zaontz
11:15 - 11:25 Discussion
11:25 - 11:40 Penis and Sex According to Aristoteles.
Ali Avanoğlu
Session 11
11:40 - 12:30
Free Presentations  Chairs: Adham El Saied, Tarkan Soygür
12:30 - 13:30 Lunch  
12:45 Poster Sessions 3 
Chairs: Selami Sözübir, Tariq Abbas
Poster Sessions 4
Chairs: Mircia Ardalean, Yaşar Issı
13:00 - 13:30 HIS General Assembly
Session 12
13:30 - 14:30
Proximal Hypospadias 2 Chairs: Obaid Obaidullah, Halil Tuğtepe
13:30 - 13:45 Selection, preparation and aftercare - contributors to a successful graft in two stage Hypospadias repair.
Peter Cuckow
13:45 - 14:00 Resurfacing the penis following complex Hypospadias repair.
Moneer Hanna
14:00 - 14:15 Mansoura modification of Koyanagi technique for repair of severe Hypospadias.
Adham El Saied
14:15 - 14:30 Discussion
14:30 - 15:00 Coffee Break
Session 13
15:00 - 15:55
Complications Chairs: İbrahim Ulman, Ali Tekin
15:00 - 15:15 Lessons learned from Hypospadias complications.
Mark Zaontz
15:15 - 15:30 Changing concepts in reoperative complicated Hypospadias.
Yunus Söylet
15:30 - 15:40 Discussion
15:40 - 15:55 Inventors and Developers: Technical evolutions come out of modifications.
Christopher Long
Session 14
15:55 - 16:55
Panel: How do you correct postoperative residual or recurrent severe curvature presenting at puberty?
Panelists: Warren Snodgrass, Mark Zaontz, Ahmed Hadidi
Moderator: Peter Cuckow
Session 15
16:55 - 17:45
Free Presentations  Chairs: Amilal Bhat, Fatih Akbıyık
17:45 - 18:00 HIS 2024, Cairo, Presentation of the 6th World Congress
Ahmed Hadidi
18:00-18:15 Closing Remarks
20:00 - 24:00 Gala Dinner (Case De Garden)
Ticketed Event  
( Dress Code: Semiformal )

30 September 2023, Saturday

09:30 - 14:30 Post-Congress Workshop:
Live Surgery
Chairs: Ahmed Hadidi, Antonio Macedo, Grahame Smith, Güngör Karagüzel, Murat Çakmak
Muhittin Erel Lecture Hall, Ege University
14:30 Adjourn
15:00-17:00 City Tour