1st Warsaw International Workshop on
Lung Cancer Diagnostics WAWWLC

MAY 14-15th , 2019


1st Warsaw International Workshop on Lung Cancer Diagnostics aims to develop skills and knowledge in the field of lung cancer diagnostics.

The participants will have an opportunity to get acquainted with the current data on epidemiology, diagnosis and treatment of lung cancer. Our staff will present online procedures using modern diagnostic equipment. During the workshop, emphasis will be given to the use of EBUS (conventional EBUS-TBNA and EUS), rigid bronchoscopy, combined therapeutic techniques and thoracoscopy.


P. Badurak, J. Chorostowska-Wynimko, M. Dąbrowska, K. Górska, M. Knetki-Wróblewska, P. Korczyński, R. Krenke, J. Kunikowska, T.M. Orłowski, J. Pieróg, T. Przybyłowski, A. Szlubowski, A. Rozman, A. Ryska, W. Rzyman


Tuesday, May 14th , 2019
12:30 - 18:45

Part 1. Chairs: R. Krenke, W. Rzyman

12:30 - 12:45
R. Krenke, Warsaw
Welcome and introduction
12:45 - 13:15
W. Rzyman, Gdansk
Screening for lung cancer
13:15 - 13:45
M. Dąbrowska, Warsaw
Radiology for lung cancer - state of the art 2019
13:45 - 14:15
J. Kunikowska, Warsaw
Advantages and limitations of PET-CT scanning in lung cancer diagnostics and staging
14:15 - 14:45
T. Przybyłowski, Warsaw
PET-CT and PFT in the diagnostic pathway in patients with lung tumors

Part 2. Chairs: J. Chorostowska-Wynimko, A. Ryška

15:25 - 16:10
A. Ryška, Hradec Králové
Pathomorphological diagnosis of NSCLC
16:10 - 16:55
J. Chorostowska-Wynimko, Warsaw
Molecular and immunological profiling of NSCLC
Coffee break

Part 3. Chairs: A. Szlubowski, J. Pieróg

17:15 - 17:45
A. Rozman, Golnik
Advanced bronchoscopic techniques in lung cancer diagnosis and treatment
17:45 - 18:15
A. Szlubowski, Zakopane
EBUS/EUS place in the diagnosis of lung cancer
18:15 - 18:45
J. Pieróg, Szczecin
Cryobiopsy - as a method of tissue sampling
Wrap up & end of Day 1
Wednesday, May 15th , 2019
8:30 - 14:05

Part 4. Chairs: R. Krenke, P. Badurak

08:30 - 09:10
A. Szlubowski, P. Korczyński
I live demonstration. EBUS and EUS in the diagnosis of lung cancer.
Introduction M. Mierzejewski
09:10 - 09:45
P. Badurak, Warsaw
Immunotherapy in lung cancer: a new era in treatment
09:45 - 10:25
J. Pieróg, P. Korczyński
II live demonstration. Cryobiopsy.
Introduction M. Mierzejewski
10:25 - 11:00
M. Knetki-Wróblewska, Warsaw
Genotype-driven therapies for NSCLC
Coffee break

Part 5. Chairs: T.M. Orłowski, A. Szlubowski

11:20 - 12:00
P. Korczyński, K. Górska
III live demonstration. EBUS-TBNA-19G biopsy in the diagnosis of enlarged mediastinal lymph nodes.
Introduction M. Mierzejewski
12:00 - 12:35
T. M Orłowski, Warsaw
Surgery in lung cancer treatment - state of the art 2019
12:35 - 13:15
R. Krenke, P. Korczyński
IV live demonstration. Medical thoracoscopy in diagnosis of pleural effusion.
Introduction M. Mierzejewski
13:15 - 13:50
R. Krenke, Warsaw
Malignant pleural effusion
13:50 - 14:05
R. Krenke, Warsaw
Summary & closing remarks


Except to lectures during the second day (May, 15th) of the workshop, there will be 4 live demonstrations.

Interventional Bronchoscopy Team

K. Górska

P. Korczyński

R. Krenke

J. Pieróg

A. Szlubowski

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