The YES Talks are a parallel initiative of the annual congress, developed by the Organizing Committee of YES Meeting, which consists of a session subordinated to a theme of the biomedical sciences and directed to the students of that same area, with a view to the dissemination and expansion of the basic concept of the congress.
1st YES Talk
The 1st edition of YES Talks was held in 27 march 2014, at ICBAS / FFUP complex. The theme of this edition was the Chronic Pain and was attended by Professor Castro Lopes, a Associate Professor at FMUP and director pain unit at FMUP. Moreover, we were honored with the presence of Professor Daniel Moura, Farmacology Professor at FMUP.
2nd YES Talk
The 2nd edition of YES Talks was held in 15 april 2015, at Almeida Garrett Library. This year the theme was Interventional Radiology, a subspecialty of Radiology that grows exponentially in its diagnostic and therapeutic applications. It was attended by Dr. Nuno Silva, specialist of Radiology Service of the Hospital Center of São João, and by Dr. Miguel Madureira, specialist in the same center.
3rd YES Talk
The 3rd edition of the YES Talks, entitled “Reaching for the Heart”, took place on the 27th April 2016, at Biblioteca Municipal Almeida Garrett, in Porto. In this edition, participants had the opportunity to attend a lecture given by Professor Alain Carpentier, recipient of the 2007 Lasker Award, and Dr. João Lima, professor of Medicine, Radiology and Epidemiology at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine.
4th YES Talk
The 4th edition of YES Talks, which was held in 26 April 2017 at the António de Almeida Foundation, was attended by Professor Enrico Lopriore, from the Willem Alexander Children's Hospital of Leiden University Medical Center (LUMC), Professor Alexandra Matias and Dr. Teresa Castro from the Faculty of Medicine of Porto's University and Dr. Carlota Rodó Rodriguez, from the unit of Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics at Vall d'Hebron University Hospital. This YES Talk was dedicated to Multiple Pregnancy.