2nd Symposium on Kidney Stone and Mineral Metabolism

“Kidney Stone Disease in 2019”

September 11 - 13
Hanoi, Vietnam

Organized by the 108 Military Central Hospital in Hanoi and Vietnam Urology and Nephrology Association (VUNA) in collaboration with International Collaborative Network on Kidney Stone and Mineral Metabolism (ICNKSMM)

International scientific Co-Chairs

Isabelle Brochériou Paris, France Michel Daudon Paris, France Anh Dung Hoang Brussels, Belgium Giovanni Gambaro Rome, Italy Emmanuel Letavernier Paris, France Naim Maalouf Dallas, TX,USA Agnieszka Pozdzik Brussels, Belgium Khashayar Sakhaee Dallas, TX,USA Carl VanHaute Brussels, Belgium

National scientific Chairs

Do Truong Thanh

Dean of Urology and
Nephrology Department,
Viet Duc Hospital
Hanoi, Vietnam

Ha Phan Hai An

Deputy Chairman of
VUNA North
Hanoi, Vietnam

Le Dinh Khanh

Deputy Secretary of VUNA,
Deputy Director of Hue
University of Medical and Pharmacy
Hue, Vietnam

Mai Hong Bang

Director of 108 Military
Central Hospital
Hanoi, Vietnam

Nguyen Phuc Cam Hoang Nam

Deputy Director of
Binh Dan Hospital
Ho Chi Minh city, Vietnam

Nguyen Van An

Dean of Urology and
Nephrology Department,
University Medical Center
Ho Chi Minh city, Vietnam

Vu Le Chuyen

Chairman of VUNA
Hanoi, Vietnam

Day 1 – Evening

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Dr Mai Hong Bang

108 Military Central Hospital, Hanoi, Vietnam

Dr Anh Dung Hoang

Digestive Surgery Department, Clinique Universitaire De Bruxelles, Erasme Hospital Université Libre De Bruxelles (ULB), Bruxelles, Belgium

Drs Agnieszka Pozdzik & Khashayar Sakhaee

Kidney Stone Clinic- Nephrology Department, Centre Hospitalier Brugmann, Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB), Bruxelles, Belgium & Department Of Internal Medicine, Division Of Mineral Metabolism, Charles And Jane Pak Center For Mineral Metabolism And Clinical Research, UT Southwestern Medical Center Dallas, Texas, USA

Prof Michel Daudon

Service Des Explorations Fonctionnelles Multidisciplinaires, Laboratoire Des Lithiases Hôpital Tenon, UMR S 1155, Paris, France

Prof Giovanni Gambaro

Division Of Nephrology And Dialysis, Department Of Medicine, University Of Verona, Verona, Italy

Day 2

Thursday, September 12, 2019


Session 1: Overview
  • Chairmen: Naim Maalouf, Giovanni Gambaro, Vu Le Chuyen, Anh Dung Hoang

Khashayar Sakhae

Department Of Internal Medicine, Division Of Mineral Metabolism, Charles And Jane Pak Center For Mineral Metabolism And Clinical Research, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA

Michel Daudon

Service Des Explorations Fonctionnelles Multidisciplinaires, Laboratoire Des Lithiases Hôpital Tenon, UMR S 1155, Paris, France

Giovanni Gambaro

Division Of Nephrology And Dialysis, Department Of Medicine, University Of Verona, Verona, Italy


Session 2: Basic Pathophysiology
  • Chairmen: Emmanuel Letavernier, Khashayar Sakhaee, Ha Phan Hai An, Anh Dung Hoang

Agnieszka Pozdzik

Kidney Stone Clinic- Nephrology Department, , Centre Hospitalier Brugmann, Université Libre De Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium


Isabelle Brochériou

Service D'anatomie - Cytologie Pathologique, Hôpital Pitié-Salpêtrière, Paris, France


Emmanuel Letavernier

Service Des Explorations Fonctionnelles Multidisciplinaires, Laboratoire Des Lithiases Hôpital Tenon, UMR S 1155, Paris, France



Session 3: Calcium Oxalate Stone
  • Chairmen: Naim Maalouf, Giovanni Gambaro, Nguyen Văn An, Le Dinh Khanh

Khashayar Sakhaee

Department Of Internal Medicine, Division Of Mineral Metabolism, Charles And Jane Pak Center For Mineral Metabolism And Clinical Research, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA


Naim Maalouf

Department Of Internal Medicine, Division Of Mineral Metabolism, Charles And Jane Pak Center For Mineral Metabolism And Clinical Research, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA


Session 4: Challenging Kidney Stone Cases
  • Chairmen: Carl Van Haute, Khashayar Sakhaee, Nguyen Van An, Vu Le Chuyen

Giovanni Gambaro

Division Of Nephrology And Dialysis, Department Of Medicine, University Of Verona, Verona, Italy


Naim Maalouf

Department Of Internal Medicine, Division Of Mineral Metabolism, Charles And Jane Pak Center For Mineral Metabolism And Clinical Research, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA


A/Prof. Tran Duc

Department of Urology 108 Military Central Hospital, Hanoi - Vietnam



Session 5: Calcium Oxalate Stone In Special Cases
  • Chairmen: Isabelle Brocheriou, Naim Maalouf, Vu Le Chuyen, Ha Phan Hai An

Agnieszka Pozdzik

Kidney Stone Clinic- Nephrology Department, , Centre Hospitalier Brugmann, Université Libre De Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium


Naim Maalouf

Department Of Internal Medicine, Division Of Mineral Metabolism, Charles And Jane Pak Center For Mineral Metabolism And Clinical Research, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA


Session 6: How to approach lithogenesis in 2019

Michel Daudon

Service Des Explorations Fonctionnelles Multidisciplinaires, Laboratoire Des Lithiases Hôpital Tenon, UMR S 1155, Paris, France


Drs Maalouf, Daudon And Gambaro, Vu Le Chuyen Ha Phan Hai An, Hoang Anh Dung, Nguyen Van An


Day 3

Friday, September 13, 2019


Session 1: Other Stone Types
  • Chairmen: Isabelle Brocheriou, Agnieszka Pozdzik, Ha Phan Hai An, Vu Le Chuyen

Emmanuel Letavernier

Service Des Explorations Fonctionnelles Multidisciplinaires, Laboratoire Des Lithiases Hôpital Tenon, UMR S 1155, Paris, France


Giovanni Gambaro

Division Of Nephrology And Dialysis, Department Of Medicine, University Of Verona, Verona, Italy


Khashayar Sakhaee

Department Of Internal Medicine, Division Of Mineral Metabolism, Charles And Jane Pak Center For Mineral Metabolism And Clinical Research, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA


Michel Daudon

Service Des Explorations Fonctionnelles Multidisciplinaires, Laboratoire Des Lithiases Hôpital Tenon, UMR S 1155, Paris, France



Session 2: Genetics
  • Chairmen: Carl Van Haute, Naim Maalouf, Hoang Anh Dung, Le Dinh Khanh

Michel Daudon

Service Des Explorations Fonctionnelles Multidisciplinaires, Laboratoire Des Lithiases Hôpital Tenon, UMR S 1155, Paris, France


Giovanni Gambaro

Division Of Nephrology And Dialysis, Department Of Medicine, University Of Verona, Verona, Italy


Emmanuel Letavernier

Service Des Explorations Fonctionnelles Multidisciplinaires, Laboratoire Des Lithiases Hôpital Tenon, UMR S 1155, Paris, France



Session 3: Kidney Stone As A Systemic Disorder
  • Chairmen: Giovanni Gambaro, Khashayar Sakhaee, Ha Phan Hai, An Vu Le Chuyen, Le Dinh Khanh

Michel Daudon

Service Des Explorations Fonctionnelles Multidisciplinaires, Laboratoire Des Lithiases Hôpital Tenon, UMR S 1155, Paris, France


Giovanni Gambaro

Division Of Nephrology And Dialysis, Department Of Medicine, University Of Verona, Verona, Italy


Agnieszka Pozdzik

Kidney Stone Clinic- Nephrology Department, , Centre Hospitalier Brugmann, Université Libre De Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium


Naim Maalouf

Department Of Internal Medicine, Division Of Mineral Metabolism, Charles And Jane Pak Center For Mineral Metabolism And Clinical Research, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA



Session 4: Challenging Kidney Stone Cases
  • Chairmen: Giovanni Gambaro, Khashayar Sakhaee, Đo Truong Thanh, Nguyen Phuc Cam Hoang

Emmanuel Letavernier

Service Des Explorations Fonctionnelles Multidisciplinaires, Laboratoire Des Lithiases Hôpital Tenon, UMR S 1155, Paris, France


Le Dinh Khanh

Hue University of Medicine and Pharmacy Vietnam Urology and Nephrology Association (VUNA)


Carl Van Haute

Kidney Stone Clinic- Urology Department, Centre Hospitalier Brugmann, Université Libre De Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium


Session 5: Diagnostic And Management
  • Chairmen: Naim Maalouf, Đo Truong Thanh, Emmanuel Letavernier, Nguyen Phuc Cam Hoang

Vu Le Chuyen

President of Vietnam Urology and Nephrology Association (VUNA)


Isabelle Brochériou

Service D'anatomie - Cytologie Pathologique, Hôpital Pitié-Salpêtrière, Paris, France


Khashayar Sakhaee

Department Of Internal Medicine, Division Of Mineral Metabolism, Charles And Jane Pak Center For Mineral Metabolism And Clinical Research, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA


Drs G. Gambaro, K. Sakhaee, Vu Le Chuyen, Nguyen Phuc Cam Hoang, Ha Phan Hai An