20th International ISLA Conference

September 10 & 11, 2021, Stadthalle Beverungen

Kolpingstr. 5, 37688 Beverungen

Friday, September 10:

9.00 – 9.15: Michael H. Weber, MD (Germany, ISLA President) / Gerhard Litscher, Prof, PhD, MSc, MDsc (Medical University Graz/Austria, ISLA President): Welcome Note

9.15 – 10.00: Gerhard Litscher, Prof, PhD, MSc, MDsc (Medical University Graz/Austria): Covid-19: Telacupuncture, Photobiomodulation and other new Technologies in the field of Laser Medicine

10.00 – 10.45: Michael H. Weber, MD (Germany, ISLA President): Anti-viral Photodynamic Therapy in Covid-19 Management and other Infections

10.45 – 11.00: Panel Discussion

11.00 – 11.30: Coffee Break

11.30 – 12.15: Michael Grandjean, MD (Germany): “Long-Covid”: What can we do?

12.15 – 13.00: Petra Kscheschinski, ND (Germany): Protocols and Case Reports from Laser Therapy and Photodynamic Therapy in Daily Practice

13.00 – 13.15: Panel Discussion  

13.15 – 14.15: Lunch Break  

14.15 – 15.00: Michael Weber, MD (Portugal): Laser and PRP in Regenerative Medicine

15.00 – 15.45: Thomas Backhaus, DVM (Germany): Regenerating a Knee Joint without Surgery

15.45 – 16.00: Panel Discussion

16.00 – 16.30: Coffee Break

16.30 -18.00: Workshop/Discussion: Topical, Interstitial, Intraarticular and Intravenous Laser Applications

19.00: Steamboat Tour with Dinner and Music on Weser River  

Saturday, September 11:

09.00 – 09.45: Udo Bakowksy, PhD (University Marburg, Germany): Which Photosensitizers for Photodynamic Tumor Therapy? Formulations, Characteristics and Applications

09.45 – 10.30: Michael H. Weber, MD (Germany): Clinical Applications of Photodynamic Tumor Therapy and Latest Case Reports

10.30 – 10.45: Panel Discussion

10.45 – 11.15: Coffee Break

11.15 – 12.00: Thomas Vogl, PhD, MD (University Frankfurt, Germany): Interventional Oncology: Techniques, Results and Future 

12.00 – 12.45: James Laporta, MD (South Africa): Photodynamic Cancer Therapy: Case Studies from an Office Setting

12.45 – 13.00: Panel Discussion

13.00 – 14.00: Lunch Break

14.00 – 14.45: Aristotelis Davaroukas, MD (Germany): Photodynamic Laser Therapy in Patients with Chronic Prostatitis

14.45 – 15.30: Laura Ailioaie, PhD, MD (Romania): Photobiomodulation and the Interplay with Microbiome, Immune System and Viral Pathology

15.30 – 15.45: Panel Discussion

15.45 – 16.30: Coffee Break

16.30 – 18.00: Workshop / Discussion: Photodynamic Therapy in Integrative Cancer Management with Discussion of Current Cases

18.00: Closing Words and Future Perspectives

Registration

Please register here.

Due to the current situation, we will offer online tickets additionally to reduced in-person attendance at our conference. 

All lectures will be held in German, but simultaneously translated to English on site. The livestream will be available in English. To attend the stream, you will receive the event link together with a username and your individual password after successful payment.

In case you can’t attend the whole weekend or will miss lectures due to your timeshift, please still register, as we will make sure that all our attendees – especially the online attendees – will receive a replay of the conference as soon as possible.