7th International Meeting on Pulmonary Rare Diseases and Orphan Drugs
Milano - Italy - Congress Center Palazzo delle Stelline - February 24-25, 2017

Friday February 24, 2017

Morning Session

9.00
Welcome to the Audience

PULMONARY HYPERTENSION - PART 1
Chairpersons: Yochai Adir (Haifa, Israel), Sergio Harari (Milan, Italy),
Gérald Simonneau (Paris, France)

9.20
Genetic counseling in a pulmonary hypertension referral center
Marc Humbert (Paris, France)

9.40
Exercise limitation in pulmonary hypertension
Piergiuseppe Agostoni (Milan, Italy)

10.00
Pulmonary hypertension registries
Simon Gibbs (London, UK)

10.20
Combination therapy in pulmonary arterial hypertension
Nazzareno Galiè (Bologna, Italy)

10.40
Discussion

11.00
Coffee break

PULMONARY HYPERTENSION - PART 2
Chairpersons: Michele D’Alto (Naples, Italy), Simon Gibbs (London, UK),
Marc Humbert (Paris, France)

11.30
New management of chronic post-embolic pulmonary hypertension
Gérald Simonneau (Paris, France)

11.50
Pulmonary hypertension in sarcoidosis
Olivier Sitbon (Paris, France)

12.10
Pulmonary hypertension in scleroderma: different phenotypes
David Launay (Lille, France)

12.30
Discussion

13.00
Lunch