17TH LJUDEVIT JURAK  INTERNATIONAL

SYMPOSIUM ON COMPARATIVE PATHOLOGY

June 2-3, 2006
ZAGREB, CROATIA juraks@kbsm.hr


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Professor Mladen Štulhofer
(vice-president of Academy
of Medical Sciences of Croatia) presenting the "Ljudevit Jurak"
Award for Comparative Pathology
to professor Gregor Mikuz (2003).

OUTLINE OF THE PROGRAM
includes lectures, short courses, slide seminars, free papers and posters on the symposium sections:
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A) Pathological Morphology of Human and Animal Diseases[ Abstracts ]
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B) Iatrogenic, Environmental and Experimental Pathology
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C) Herman Jurak Lecture on Rheumatological Pathology
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D) Clinical Forensic Pathology
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E) Slide Seminars in histopathology and cytopathology
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F) Advances in patholomorphology techniques organized by Croatian Association of Laboratory Medicine [ Abstracts ]

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Friday June 2, 2006 (8,00-17,00)
[ VIDEO IN WMV ] Registration - 8,00 a.m.
Opening ceremony - 9,00 a.m.
About an author of the "Ljudevit Jurak" medals
Ljudevit Jurak Award ceremony
The ”Ljudevit Jurak” Award for Comparative Pathology was established in 1998 with intention to encourage worldwide comparative research of animal and human diseases. The Award named by Professor Jurak is in memory to his contribution to the medical, forensic and veterinary sciences and to his medical ethics.
(http://www.kbsm.hr/Jurak/nagrada.html and http://www.kbsm.hr/Jurak/JURAK-biog.html.)
 
09.30 -10.00  Coffee break and musical intermezzo


Memorial lectures
Chair persons: Belicza M, Mikuz G, Krušlin B

[ VIDEO IN WMV - H. Höfler ]

[ VIDEO IN WMV - G. Stanta]

10.00 Heinz Höfler (Germany): Predicting response to chemotherapy: a challenge for molecular pathologists
[ Abstracts ]
10.35 Giorgio Stanta (Italy): Cancer metastatic phenotype: molecular target discovery in human archive tissues

11.10 -11.25 Coffee break and musical intermezzo
[ Abstracts ]
PATHOLOGICAL MORPHOLOGY OF THE HUMAN AND ANIMAL DISEASES

Invited lectures
[ VIDEO IN WMV- G. Bussolati ]
[ VIDEO IN WMV - Z. Gatalica ]
[ VIDEO IN WMV - K.  Pavelic ]

11.25 Gianni Bussolati (Italy): The puzzle of neuro-endocrine differentiation in prostate cancers
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11.45 Zoran Gatalica (USA): Molecular classification of breast cancer
12.05 Kresimir Pavelic (Croatia): Molecular mechanisms of breast carcinoma metastases
12.25 Discussion

12.40 -15.30 Lunch time
[ VIDEO IN WMV]
Annual Meeting of Croatian Association of Pathology and Forensic medicine will be held in main hall of the Multimedia Center Sestre milosrdnice University Hospital during lunchtime from 13.40 to 15.30.
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[ VIDEO IN WMV - Del Piero ]
[ VIDEO IN WMV-H.G. Fassbender ]
[ VIDEO IN WMV- Bulimbasic  ]

IATROGENIC, ENVIRONMENTAL AND EXPERIMENTAL PATHOLOGY
Invited lecture
Chair persons: Grabarevic Z, Jezek D, Bulic-Jakus Florijana 
15.30 Eric Blomme (USA): Use of animal models and genomics technologies for the identification and mechanistic understanding of carcinogenicity and idiosyncratic toxicity
HERMAN JURAK LECTURE ON RHEUMATOLOGICAL PATHOLOGY        
Dedicated to Prof. Ljudevit Jurak’s son dr. Herman Jurak, one of the establishers of rheumathology in Croatia.
Chair persons: Talan-Hranilovic Jasna, Grazio S
16.00  H. G. Fassbender (Germany) Rheumatoid arthritis
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16.25 Kati Zorn (Germany) Seronegative spondylarthritides
16.50 -17.00 FREE PAPERS
Bulimbašic S. Peric-Balja M, Krajacic-Jagarcec G, Cupic H, Vucic M, Kos M, Tomas D, Balicevic D, Kruslin B. Intraoperative evaluation of head and neck specimens by imprint cytology
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SYMPOSIUM DINNER 20.00
Restaurant "Hrvatski kulturni klub", Trg Maršala Tita 10, Zagreb Exibition by the academic sculptor Stjepan Divkovic, the author of "Ljudevit Jurak" award medal, will be held at the dinner venue.

Saturday June 3, 2006 (9,00-17,00)

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[ VIDEO IN WMV ]
ADVANCES IN PATHOMORPHOLOGY TECHNICS
organized by The Croatian Association of Laboratory Medicine (CALM)

Matic Jasna, B.sc.

Kuštreba Sanja, B.sc.


Bogovic Zvonka, tech.

Batarelo Mirka, B.sc.

Organizing Committee
Matic Jasna, B.sc. President of CALM
Ljudevit Jurak University Department of Pathology Sestre milosrdnice University Hospital, Zagreb, Croatia Phone: 385 1 37 87 906, Phone/fax: 385 1 37 87 244
Secretary: 
Kustreba Sanja, B.sc.  
Members:  Bogovic Zvonka, tech. , Batarelo Mirka, B.sc.
08.00 - 09.30 ORAL PRESENTATION AND DISCUSSION (all lectures will be in Croatian)
Chair persons: Matic Jasna, Kos Marina, Kuštreba Sanja
01.    Matic J (Zagreb, Croatia) limmunocytochemical determination of p16ink4a protein overexpression in cervical smears and paraffin embedded tissue
02.    Glagolic Lj, Mikulec V, Kovacek I, Knezevic Jonjic N, Stefanac M, Findrik
K, Puntaric D, Bošnir J (Zagreb, Croatia)
Bacillus cereus enterotoxins
03.    Bogovic Z, Balicevic D, Cupic H, Matic J (Zagreb, Croatia) Staining methods for demonstration of hepatocyte "ground glass" phenomenon
04.    Bedrina K, Viskovic T, Glavina-Durdov M, Kuzmic-Prusac I    (Split, Croatia)
Working laboratory enviroment at clinical institute of pathology, forensic medicine and cytology, Split university hospital
05.    Gudelj T, Korac P, Dominis M (Zagreb, Croatia) Fish and immunoenzymatic double staining on smears
06.    Karaula B, Plažanic D, Lambaša S, Müller D, Loncaric CT (Zagreb, Croatia) Depigmentation of melanocytes before immunohistochemical process
07.    Batarelo M, Cecuk E, Balog V, Martinez N, Kerhin-Brkljacic V (Zagreb, Croatia) The rare HLA antigens detected in the population of  Croatia

This year CALM become a member of International Federation of Biomedical Laboratory Science.

09.30-10.00 Coffe break and musical intermezzo

10.00-11.30 HISTOLOPATHOLOGY SLIDE SEMINARS

Main hall of the Multimedia Center Sestre milosrdnice University Hospital
Chair persons: Snježana Frkovic Grazio, Z Gatalica, B Krušlin
Zoran Gatalica - Soft tissue tumors Snježana Frkovic Grazio - Breast pathology
[slide seminar]

11.30-12.00 CYTOPATHOLOGY SLIDE SEMINAR

Chair persons: Marina Kos, E Garcia-Ureta, Majda Vucic

12.00-12.15 Coffe break and musical intermezzo

POSTER DISSCUSION
Chair persons: Marina Kos, Z Gatalica, Nives Pecina- Šlaus
[posters]  [ Posters  abstracts ]

14.00 THE  AWARD FOR THE BEST POSTER

CLOSING CEREMONY