the second World Pancreas Forum

The following leaders, experts and delegates from all over the world are in charge of our outstanding and exciting clinical and scientific programme.

The list of speakers of the second World Pancreas Forum will be updated continuously.

Foto of Mustapha Adham
Professor

Mustapha Adham

Lyon, France

Chairman of session 1

Surgical anatomy of the pancreas incl. P. divisum and P. anulare

Chairman of session 8
Foto of Claudio Bassi
Professor

Claudio Bassi

Verona, Italy

Chairman of session 6

Chairman of session 8
Foto by Christoph Beglinger
Professor

Christoph Beglinger

Basel, Switzerland

Chairman of session 3
Foto of Claudio Bassi
Professor

Ugo Boggi

Pisa, Italy

Robotic pancreatic surgery: Where are we?
Foto of Markus W. Büchler
Professor

Markus W. Büchler

Heidelberg, Germany

Surgical treatment of chronic pancreatitis

Live Surgery

Surgery in advanced pancreatic cancer

Closing words and farewell
Foto of Markus W. Büchler
Professor

Andrzej Budzyński

Cracow, Poland

Chairman of session 5
Foto of Mark P. Callery
Professor

Mark P. Callery

Boston, USA

Chairman of session 4

Chairman of session 5
Foto of Gueralp Ceyhan
Professor

Gueralp Ceyhan

Munich, Germany

Mechansims and Pathogenesis of pain
Foto of Suresh T. Chari
Professor

Suresh T. Chari

Rochester, USA

Chairman of session 3

Autoimmune pancreatitis - just give him a shot of steroids?

Chairman of session 7
Foto of Kevin Conlon
Professor

Kevin Conlon

Dublin, Irland

Diagnosis and initial management of CP
Foto of Stephanie Combs
Professor

Stephanie Combs

Munich, Germany

Neoadj. Radio-chemotherapy in pancreatic cancer
Foto of Martin De Santibanes
Professor

Martin De Santibanes

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Chairman of session 7
Foto of Gian Dorta
Professor

Gian Dorta

Lausanne, Switzerland

Foto of Irene Esposito
Professor

Irene Esposito

Dusseldorf, Germany

Foto of Helmut Friess
Professor

Helmut Friess

Munich, Germany

Scientific update 2017 with handout
Foto of Jean-Louis Frossard
Professor

Jean-Louis Frossard

Geneva, Switzerland

Endoscopic approach in AP (Video)
Paula Ghaneh
Professor

Paula Ghaneh

Liverpool, United Kingdom

Chairman of session 2

Update acute pancreatitis
Foto of Ulrich Güller
Professor

Ulrich Güller

St. Gallen, Switzerland

Oncology Update 2017
Foto of Thilo Hackert
Professor

Thilo Hackert

Heidelberg, Germany

Neoadj. chemotherapy in pancreatic cancer

Update pancreatic leakage

Neoadj. chemotherapy in pancreatic cancer
Foto of Werner Hartwig
Professor

Werner Hartwig

Dusseldorf, Germany

Chairman of session 4
Foto of Jakob R. Izbicki
Professor

Jakob R. Izbicki

Hamburg, Germany

Chairman of Session 8
Foto of Dezső Kelemen
Professor

Dezső Kelemen

Pecz, Hungary

Pancreatic anastomosis with purse-string suture
Foto of Michael L. Kendrick
Professor

Michael L. Kendrick

Rochester, USA

Minimal invasive pancreatic cancer surgery

Chairman of session 6
Foto of Igor Khatkov
Professor

Igor Khatkov

Moscow, Russia

Foto of Jörg Kleeff
Professor

Jörg Kleeff

Halle, Germany

Minimally invasive techniques (Video)

Round 1 – case 1
Foto of Dieter Köberle
Professor

Dieter Köberle

Basel, Switzerland

Chairman of Parallel Session
Foto of Maximilian Kordes
Doctor

Maximilian Kordes

Stockholm, Sweden

Personalised cancer medicine in pancreatic cancer
Foto of Christoph A. Maurer
Professor

Christoph A. Maurer

Bern, Switzerland

Chairman of session 2
Foto of Remy Meier
Doctor

Remy Meier

Liestal, Switzerland

Chairman of Lunchtime Symposium

Nutritional support in acute pancreatitis
Foto of Yi Miao
Professor

Yi Miao

Nanjing, China

Foto of Sascha Müller
Professor

Sascha Müller

Bern, Switzerland

Surgical Update for oncologists
Foto of John Neoptolemos
Professor

John Neoptolemos

Liverpool, United Kingdom

What's hot in ESPAC

Chairman of Parallel Session

Update ESPAC 2017

Chairman of session 8
Foto of Markus Schäfer
Professor

Markus Schäfer

Lausanne, Switzerland

Neoadj. chemotherapy in pancreatic cancer

Chairman of session 5

Chairman of session 7
Foto of Jan Schmidt
Professor

Jan Schmidt

Zurich, Switzerland

Chairman of session 4
Foto of Bruno Schmied
Professor

Bruno Schmied

St. Gallen, Switzerland

Chairman of session 6
Foto of Shailesh V. Shrikhande
Professor

Shailesh V. Shrikhande

Mumbai, India

Surgical management of pancreatic head mass in India
Foto by Reto Stocker
Professor

Zeno Stanga

Bern, Switzerland

Chairman of Lunchtime Symposium

Nutrition in chronic pancreatitis: a challenge
Foto by Reto Stocker
Professor

Reto Stocker

Zurich, Switzerland

ICU management of AP
Foto of Oliver Strobel
Professor

Oliver Strobel

Heidelberg, Germany

The origin of pancreatic neoplasia
Foto of Masao Tanaka
Professor

Masao Tanaka

Fukuoka, Japan

Chairman of session 2

Chairman of session 5
Foto of Charles M. Vollmer
Professor

Charles M. Vollmer

Philadelphia, USA

Foto of Markus Weber
Professor

Markus Weber

Zurich, Switzerland

Chairman of session 2
Foto of Juergen Weitz
Professor

Juergen Weitz

Dresden, Germany

Chairman of session 1
Foto of Jens Werner
Professor

Jens Werner

Munich, Germany

Chairman of session 7

What's left for open surgical management and how
Foto of David C. Whitcomb
Professor

David C. Whitcomb

Pittsburgh, USA

Chairman of session 3

Epidemiology and genetics
Kaspar Z'graggen
Professor

Kaspar Z'graggen

Bern, Switzerland

Forum Opening Ceremony

Live Surgery