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Tackling Problematic Chronic Rhinosinusitis: A Conclave of Global Experts - LIVE

Thursday, March 27

Time Topic
7:30 a.m. Registration
 8:00 a.m. Welcome
Richard Hayden, M.D.
 8:05 a.m. Course Introduction and Pre-test
Devyani Lal, M.D.
Session 1 CRS: Defining the Problem
Moderators: Devyani Lal, M.D. and John Pallanch, M.D.
 8:20 a.m. What Do I Consider to be
“Problematic” Chronic Rhinosinusitis
Valerie Lund, FRCS, CBE
 8:50 a.m. The Upper Airway in an Extreme Environment
David Howard, FRCS
 9:20 a.m. CRS Pathogenesis: The Big Picture
Larry Borish, M.D.
 9:50 a.m. Immuno-histopathological Changes in CRS
David Conley, M.D.
10:20 a.m. Break
Session 2 CRS Pathogenesis: Cast of Players
Moderators: Matthew Rank, M.D. and Erin O’Brien, M.D.
10:45 a.m. Epithelial Cells and Virus
Hirohito Kita, M.D.
11:00 a.m. Remodeling in Nasal Polyp Disease
Robert Schleimer, Ph.D.
11:15 a.m. Leukotrienes and Prostaglandins
Larry Borish, M.D.
11:30 a.m. Fungi
Mark Schubert, M.D., Ph.D.
11:45 a.m. Bacteria and Microbiome Disturbance
Erin O’Brien, M.D.
Noon Eosinophils
Jamie J. Lee, Ph.D.
12:15 p.m. Immune Deficiency
J. Christopher Lewis, M.D.
12:30 p.m. Lunch
Session 3 Tackling the Problematic CRS Patient
Moderators: Stephen Bansberg, M.D., Devyani Lal, M.D., and
Matthew Rank, M.D.
 1:30 p.m. Are Diagnostic Criteria for CRS Problematic?
Valarie Lund, FRCS, CBE; Brent Senior, M.D.;
John Pallanch, M.D.; Todd Kingdom, M.D.; and
James Stankiewicz, M.D.
 2:30 p.m. Sinus Headache and Pain:
How Best to Manage, Role of ESS
David Dodick, M.D.
 3:00 p.m. Break
Session 4 Workshop 1:
Finding the “Subtype” of Your CRS Patient
Moderators: Matthew Rank, M.D. and Devyani Lal, M.D.
 3:15 p.m. Why is Phenotyping CRS Useful?
Devyani Lal, M.D.
 3:30 p.m. Studying CRS Tissue with
Standardized Histopathology
Matthew Zarka, M.D.
 3:45 p.m. Cultures in CRS: Indication, Technique and
Todd Kingdom, M.D.
 4:00 p.m. Osteitis in CRS: Clinical Significance and Treatment
Brent Senior, M.D.
4:15 p.m. Asthma Testing in CRS: When and Why
John Hagan, M.D.
4:30 p.m. Laboratory Based Tests for Phenotyping in CRS
Noam Cohen, M.D., Ph.D.
4:45 p.m. Working Algorithms to “Subtype” CRS Patients
Matthew Rank, M.D.
5:00 p.m. Questions & Answers
5:15 p.m. Adjourn and Welcome Reception