Emerging Challenges in Women Health Care in a Changing World

22. Japanese-German Symposium

jointly organized by Japan Society for the Promotion of Science and Deutsche Gesellschaft der JSPS-Stipendiaten e.V. with kind support of Ulm University.

Date: May 19–20, 2017
Venue: Ulm, Hörsaal der Chirurgie am Oberen Eselsberg
Map: https://www.uni-ulm.de/fileadmin/website_uni_ulm/sfb1074/Events/2016/Lageplan_Universitaet_Ulm_Hoersaal_Chirurgie.pdf



Friday, May 19

13:30-14:00    Welcome Remarks
14:00-14:10    Introduction: Dr. Matthias Hofmann (Merz Pharmaceuticals, Ffm)
14:10-14:30    German-Japanese Society of Gynecology and Obstetrics (Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Janni / Prof. Dr. Walther Kuhn)

Part 1: Historic background
Convenor: Dr. Matthias Hofmann, Merz Pharmaceuticals, Ffm

14:30-15:00    Kusumoto Ine (1827-1903) – the first female Western school Japanese Obstetrician and Gynecologist
Dr. Andreas Mettenleiter (University Würzburg and Siebold Gesellschaft, Würzburg)

15:00-15:15    Questions and Answers    
15:15-15:45    Break

Part 2: Reproduction Medicine 
Convener: Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Janni, Dept. of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University of Ulm, Ulm

15:45-16:15    Social freezing und family planning
Prof. Dr. Katharina Hancke (Dept. of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University of Ulm, Ulm)

16:15-16:45    Molecular mechanism of luteinization
Prof. Dr. Norihiro Sugino (Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Yamaguchi University Graduate School of Medicine, Yamaguchi)

16:45-17:15    Questions and Answers    

17:15-17:30    Introduction of JSPS Programs: Fr. Tomoko Deguchi (JSPS Office Bonn)   

17:30-17:45    JSPS Alumni Club Award Ceremony   

17:45-18:15    Go to Dinner venue    
19:00             Dinner “Restaurant Drei Kannen”

Saturday, May 20

Part 3: Oncological Section
Convener Dr. Gernot Beisler, Bad Wildbad

09:00-09:30    Fertility preserving strategies in breast cancer
Prof. Dr. Tanja Fehm (Dept. of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Heinrich-Heine University, Düsseldorf)

9:30-10:00    HPV (human papilloma virus) Vaccination – a Japanese view
Prof. Dr. Kazuhiko Inō (Dept. of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Wakayama Medical University, Wakayama)

10:00-10:30    Questions and Answers    
10:30-11:00    Break

Part 4: Ethical Aspects and Questions in Women’s health
Convener: Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Janni

11:00-11:30    Recent progress and problem of Reproductive Medicine in Japan
Prof. Dr. Minoru Irahara (Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Tokushima, Tokushima)

11:30-12:00    Cancer treatment in geriatric women-how to find the right balance
Prof. Dr. Walther Kuhn (Center of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 
University Hospital Bonn and Center for Integrated Oncology Cologne)

12:00-12:30    Questions and Answers   

12:30    Closing Remarks

14:00    General assembly of JSPS Club

14:30    Guided tour 1
16:30    Guided tour 2 (only for participants of the general assembly)