The Seventh edition of the International Conference of Cellvizio Users (ICCU) took place
in Lisbon, Portugal, from Friday, April 10th to Sunday, April 12th ,
under the chairmanship of
Yutaka Saito National Cancer Center Hospital, Tokyo, Japan Chief of Endoscopy Division Director of Endoscopy Center
For Gastrointestinal applications
Cesar Keller Mayo Clinic Florida, Jacksonville, USA Medical Director, Professor of Medicine, Pulmonary Diseases and Transplantation
For Pulmonary applications
Maurizio Brausi AUSL Modena, Italy Professor and Chaiman of Urology
For Urology applications
Silvana Perretta IRCAD-EITS, University of Strasbourg, France MD, Digestive, Esogastric and Obesity Surgery
For Surgical applications
Gregory Lauwers Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA Vice Chairman, Department of Pathology Chief, Gastrointestinal Pathology Service Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School
For Pathology applications
Robert Hitchcock University of Utah, Salt Lake City, USA Associate Professor, Associate Chair Director of Graduate Studies Department of Bioengineering
For Research and Pre-clinical applications
The 2015 ICCU edition focused on clinical interactions between various specialties, including gastroenterology, pulmonology, urology, histopathology, digestive surgery, neurosurgery, ENT, Gynecology, basic science and pre-clinical research.
The 2015 edition has welcomed 272 participants and has highlighted two major innovations and many new features to reflect the growth and success of past editions :
A strict and transparent abstract selection process by an independent scientific committee , comprised of world renowned pCLE experts.
The first pCLE post-graduate course in GI indications for fellows and new users, presented by an educational committee composed of pCLE expert endoscopists and histopathologists.
Talks of distinction , a best poster prize and support for fellows
Video recording and special medical education initiatives with participants