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Sarajevo, Bosnia Herzegovina
23 June, 2018


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 Turkish Division of the International Academy of Pathology (TDIAP)
Turkish Society of Cytopathology 
Department of Pathology, Clinical Centre of the University of Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina


Dear colleagues and friends,

It is our great pleasure to announce the 3rd Bosnian Turkish Cytopathology School that will be held in Sarajevo on 23 June, 2018 organized jointly by the Department of Pathology, Clinical Centre of the University of Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Turkish Division of the International Academy of Pathology (TDIAP), and Turkish Society of Cytopathology.

The main topics of the School will be gynecological cytology. The lecturers will be distinguished and well experienced cytopathologists and gynecologists from Turkey and Bosnia and Herzegovina.

The School objectives are to cover most impostant topics in gynecological cytopathology and to cover the practical issues, particularly those relevant for young specialists and residents in pathology as well as for clinicians.

We sincerely hope that the School will meet your expectations and it will certainly depend on your active participation.

We look forward to meeting you in Sarajevo!

Nurija Bilalovic, MD, PhD
Clinical Centre
University of Sarajevo  
Sitki Tuzlali, MD, PhD
TDIAP President

Semir Vranic, MD, PhD
College of Medicine
Qatar University
Faruk Skenderi, MD, MSc
Clinical Center
University of Sarajevo  


Aysun Uğuz, MD, FIAC
Professor of Pathology, Dept. of Pathology, Çukurova University Faculty of Medicine, President, Turkish Society of Cytopathology
Özlem Aydın, MD, FIAC
Professor of Pathology, Dept. of Pathology, Acıbadem Mehmet Ali Aydınlar University Faculty of Medicine
Faruk Köse, MD
Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Director, Dept. of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Acıbadem Atakent Hospital
Nejat Özgül, MD
Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Dept. of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine
Ermina Iljazović, MD, PhD
Professor of Pathology and Cytology, Dept. of Pathology, University of Tuzla, Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Anja Tomic Cica, MD
Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University Clinical Center Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina


Semir Vranić, MD, PhD
Faruk Skenderi, MD, MSc,
Nurija Bilalović, MD, PhD
Sabiha Brkić, MD


Hotel Europe, Vladislava Skarića 5, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina (Google map)


Early registration fee (until 15 May 2018): 55 EUR or 100 BAM
Late registration fee (until 20 June 2018): 75 EUR or 150 BAM
On site registration fee: 90 EUR or 180 BAM
Cancellation: until 21 June 2018 (80% of registration fee will be refunded)

Fee covers: lectures, refreshments and lunch each day, course materials, certificate of attendance (12 CPD points)

To register:

1. Fill in the  [REGISTRATION FORM] 
2. Make a registration fee payment

Online payment:

Bank transfer payment:
DESCRIPTION: BTCS 2018 registration
Payments within Bosnia and Herzegovina: 1610000036820047
Payments from other countries: IBAN: BA391610600000233363 SWIFT: RZBABA2S (please cover the bank fees)

For more information, please contact Dr. Faruk Skenderi at faruk.skenderi@bosnianpathology.org 
Web site: www.bosnianpathology.org


Moderators: Sitki Tuzlali, Semir Vranić


08.30-08.45 Welcome
08.45- 09.00 Epidemiology of cervical cancer and HPV infections – Nejat ÖZGÜL
09.00-09.20 Cervical Cancer Screening Programmes in the World- Nejat ÖZGÜL
09.20-09.40 Cervical Cancer Screening Programme in Turkey- Nejat ÖZGÜL
09.40-10.10 Cervical cancer prevention in B&H- any step forward – Ermina Iljazović

10.10-10.40 Coffee break

10.40-11.10 Bethesda Reporting System- Aysun Uğuz
11.10-11.40 Reactive Cellular Changes and Infectious Agents- Aysun Uguz
11.40-12.10 Low Grade Squamous Intraepithelial Lesion (LSIL) – Ozlem Aydin
12.10- 12.50 High Grade Squamous Intraepithelial Lesion (HSIL)- Aysun Uguz

12.50-13.45 Lunch

13.45-14.15 Negative versus Squamous Intaepithelial Lesion (ASC-US, ASC-H) – Ozlem Aydin
14.15-14.45 Cytologic Interpretation of Abnormal Glandular Cells (AGC) – Aysun Uguz
14.45-15.45 Interactive Case Discussion- Ozlem Aydin, Aysun Uguz

15.45-16.15 Coffee break

16.15-16.45 Management of Cytological and Histological Abnormalities- M. Faruk Köse
16.45 -17.00 Prophylactic HPV Vaccines – M. Faruk Köse
17.00-17.20 – Anja Tomic Cica
17.20-17.40- Cytopathology laboratory: Equipment and organization – Aysun Uğuz
17.40-18.30 Cervical Cancer Screening Recomendations for Bosnia – All Faculty


Will be available after the course.