Webinar Prenatalny

2nd International Virtual Meeting


Views on preeclampsia screening strategies in Eastern/South and Central Europe – where are we now”

Date: 24th April 2023

Organised by HVD Life Sciences, PerkinElmer Diagnostics’ partner in Eastern Europe.

We would like to invite you to an international event on prenatal diagnosis, which will take place already on the 24th of April 2023 in an online format. The main topic of this international webinar will be the views on screening strategies for pre-eclampsia in Eastern Europe and prospects for better management.

The special guest of the event will be Professor Kypros Nicolaides, who will be one of the lecturers of this webinar. In addition to Prof. Kypros Nicolaides, lecturers from both Poland, Romania, Bulgaria, Czech Republic and Canada have also confirmed their attendance.

The patrons of this event are the Polish Society of Gynaecologists and Obstetricians, as well as the Romanian Society of Obstetrics and Gynaecology.

Participants from Poland are entitled to 10 points towards the PTGiP skills certificate.

The webinar’s partners are the Polish medical laboratory network Diagnostyka, Romanian laboratory network Synevo and Samsung, manufacturer of ultrasound devices.

We warmly invite you to participate in this online event!


10:30 – 10:35 (CEST)

Opening & Introduction from Dr Magdalena Litwinska, PL

10:35 – 10:50 (CEST)

Principles of preeclampsia screening
(Prof. Sieroszewski P., PL)

10:50 – 11:10 (CEST)

Angiogenesis markers in pregnancy surveillance
(Prof. Kwiatkowski S., PL)

11:10 – 11:30 (CEST)

Ophthalmic artery Doppler
(Dr Litwińska M., PL)

11:30 – 11:45 (CEST)

How to introduce the preeclampsia screening in Bulgaria? (Prof. Savov A., BG)

11:45 – 12:00 (CEST)

Evaluation of Delfia Xpress Sflt-1/ PLGF ratio from the National Reference Lab in Czech Republic (Dr Springer D., CZ)

12:00 – 12:05 (CEST) Discussion
12:05 – 12:15 (CEST) Break

12:15 – 12:25 (CEST)

The future of Preeclampsia screening in Romania
(Prof. Vladareanu R., RO)

12:25 – 12:45 (CEST)

PlGF – added value to first trimester screening
(Conf. Dr Panaitescu A., RO)

12:45 – 13:00 (CEST)

Preeclampsia screening in 2nd and 3rd trimester.
PLGF as stand alone marker (Prof. Ceausu I., RO)

13:00 – 13:20 (CEST)

Updates on preeclampsia testing
(Prof. Kypros Nicolaides, UK)

13:20 – 13:40 (CEST)

Updating priorities – the central role
of antihypertensive therapy (Prof. Magee L., CAN)

        13:40 – 14:00 (CEST) Discussion

14:00 – 14:10 (CEST)

PlGF as a stand-alone marker. Updated NICE guidelines
(Telle Ukonaho, PKI)

14:10 – 14:20 (CEST)

Closing Message from Dr Magdalena Litwińska, PL