logo     small logo upcfbih    

Low grade squamous intraepithelial lesion edited 1

Sarajevo, Bosnia Herzegovina
23-24 June, 2018


tsc logo  logoTDIAP  kcus

 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


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 March 2018, extended to 25 March 2018): 55 EUR or 100 BAM
Late registration fee (until 20 April 2018): 85 EUR or 160 BAM
On site registration fee: 100 EUR or 200 BAM
Cancellation: until 23 April 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 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 
Web site: www.bosnianpathology.org


Moderators: Sitki Tuzlali, Semir Vranić


08.45-09.00 Welcome

09.00-09.20 Epidemiology of cervical cancer and HPV infections - Nejat ÖZGÜL
09.20-09.40 Cervical Cancer Screening Programmes in the World- Nejat ÖZGÜL
09.40-10.00 Cervical Cancer Screening Programme in Turkey- Nejat ÖZGÜL
10.00-10.30 Cervical cancer prevention in B&H- any step forward – Ermina Iljazović

10.30-11.00 Coffee break

11.00-11:30 Bethesda Reporting System –
11.30-12.15 Reactive Cellular Changes and Infectious Agents - Aysun Uguz
12.15-13.00 Low Grade Squamous Intraepithelial Lesion (LSIL) - Ozlem Aydin

13.00-14.00 Lunch

13.00-14.45 High Grade Squamous Intraepithelial Lesion (HSIL) - Aysun Uguz
14.45-15.30 Negative versus Squamous Intaepithelial Lesion (ASC-US, ASC-H) - Ozlem Aydin

15.30-16.00 Coffee break

16.00-16.45 Cytologic Interpretation of Abnormal Glandular Cells (AGC) - Aysun Uguz
16.45 -17.30 Interactive Case Discussion - Ozlem Aydin, Aysun Uguz


09.00-09.20 Management of Cytological Abnormalities - M. Faruk Köse
09.20-09.40 Managament of Histological Abnormalities - M. Faruk Köse
09.40-10.00 Prophylactic HPV Vaccines - M. Faruk Köse
10.00-10.30      - Anja Tomic Cica

10.30-11.00 Coffee break

11.00-11.20 Cytopathology laboratory: Equipment and organization – Aysun Uğuz
11.20-12.10 Cervical Cancer Screening Recomendations for Bosnia - All Faculty


Registration fee is 50 EUR. Registration is open until 20 June 2018. Register HERE.
Registration is valid upon payment of registration fee and paid registration reserves your place for attendance. On-site registration fee is 80 EUR.

Registration includes: access to lectures, course materials, refreshments and lunch each day, and certificate of attendance.

Cancellation deadline: 10 June 2018. Half of the fee will be refunded. To cancel your registration, please send an email to Dr. Faruk Skenderi. 

For more information, please contact:

Dr. Faruk Skenderi
Department of Pathology and Cytology
Clinical Center of the University of Sarajevo
Bolnička 25, 71000 Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Phone: +387 61 551 191
E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Will be available after the course.




Sign up for news from our website (announcements, availability of program and course materials; 2-5 emails per year).