Welcome Address

Dear Colleagues,

On behalf of the organising committee, it gives me great pleasure to invite you to the vibrant city of Thessaloniki for the 16th European Conference in Paediatric and Adolescent Gynaecology. We are delighted to host this event , that will take place between the 5th and 8th of June 2024, bringing together, experts, researchers and trainees from around Europe!

A wide range of topics will be covered in a rich 4 days scientific programme, featuring renowned speakers, who will share their expertise and latest advancements in the field of Paediatric and Adolescent Gynaecology. From comprehensive lectures, and panel discussions, to interactive case studies, debates, video presentations and workshops, the conference will offer a diverse range of educational opportunities, that will meet the interest of all audiences and enable the exchange of best practices. Participants from multiple disciplines, such as gynaecology, paediatrics, paediatric endocrinology, psychology, plastic surgery and paediatric surgery- to mention a few- will be included.

Trainees in particular will be able to attend the 3rd Pan European Trainee Congress hosted by EURAPAG in collaboration with ENTOG.The Trainee’s day will focus on small scale learning, including a stump the professor session, as well as providing an opportunity for trainees to showcase their own research. As always the IFEPAG examination will take place immediately prior to the conference and new IFEPAG fellows will be introduced at the Opening Ceremony.

Beyond the scientific programme, we have organised networking sessions and social events to facilitate interaction between friends and colleagues, as well as sponsors and exhibitors. We encourage you to take full advantage of these opportunities to engage with fellow participants and forge new collaborations and connections.

Thessaloniki itself is a love at first sight! It is located in Northern Greece and is one of the oldest cities in Europe with a continuous history of 2000 years. It is considered the country’s gastronomic and cultural capital, and is one of the largest university campus in South-Eastern Europe. Importantly, 15 of its monuments are included in the UNESCO World Heritage List. We encourage you to explore the city during your stay and immerse yourselves in the intoxicating mix of past and present.

May this conference be a memorable and transforming experience, inspiring us to contribute to the well being of young girls and adolescents throughout Europe.

We are looking forward to seeing you all in Thessaloniki.

Anastasia Vatopoulou
Congress President

Dear Friends,

As the president of the Hellenic Society of Pediatric and Adolescent gynecology, it is a distinct pleasure and honor to invite you to the 16th European Congress of Pediatric and Adolescent gynecology that will take place from June 5th to the 8th 2024 in the beautiful city of Thessaloniki. Thessaloniki the second largest city of modern Greece and one of the most important political and financial centers of the Byzantine empire represents a unique destination not only for its natural beauty, vivid culture and life-style bur also for the rich history that spans more than 2 millennia.

In collaboration with the European society of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology we have prepared an “up to date” scientific program with presentations from world renowned authorities that will cover all the aspects of pediatric and adolescent gynecology but also focusing in hot topics such as abortion, rights around the Globe, transgender care and teenage pregnancy.

It’s a fantastic time for everyone to be in Thessaloniki during this time of the year and enjoy the fantastic weather, the beauties and the rich history of the city as well as the Greek hospitality.

We have also made every effort to combine the scientific programe of the meeting with social activities that will bring together colleagues from all around Europe, create friendships, generate ideas and assist the collaboration between friends in the future .

Looking forward to welcome you in Thessaloniki,

On behalf of the organizing committee,
Nikos Vlahos
Chairman of Hellenic Society of PAG

Dear Friends,

It is my great pleasure to invite you to join us in wonderful Thessaloniki from 5 to 8 June 2024 for the 16th European Congress of Paediatric and Adolescent Gynaecology.

After a successful virtual EURAPAG congress in Rotterdam in 2021 we hope to repeat the success by offering you a warm, friendly and exciting setting in one of the oldest cities in Europe.

The theme of this Congress, Individualised Care in an Evolving World, aligns perfectly with the new directions of Paediatric and Adolescent Gynaecology.

The aim of the Scientific Committee is to work for the future generation of specialists by elaborating an ambitious scientific programme with high-quality, evidence-based topics, incorporating all aspects of Paediatric and Adolescent Gynaecology.

We are excited to welcome you to Thessaloniki for 4 days of cutting-edge science, inspirational speakers, and networking opportunities.

Looking forward to seeing you ALL!

Prof. Žana Bumbulienė, MD, PhD
President of EURAPAG