February 28 - March 3, 2017 Encore at Wynn Las Vegas
Minimally Invasive Surgery Symposium (MISS) Colon Agenda
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Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Colon Session I

1:00 - 1:15 PM Welcome and Introduction
1:15 - 1:30 PM Effects of SCIP Program on Colorectal Outcomes
Bradley R. Davis, MD
1:30 - 1:45 PM When Bad Things Happen to Good People - Video Complications
John Marks, MD
1:45 - 2:00 PM Applications of Robotic XI in Colorectal Surgery
John Marks, MD
2:00 - 2:15 PM Q&A/Panel with Faculty
2:15 - 2:30 PM ERAS Programs: How to set up and benefits
Todd D. Francone, MD
2:30 - 2:45 PM SIntracorporeal Anastomosis for Right Colectomy: How I do it and Advantages
Morris E. Franklin Jr, MD, FACS
2:45 - 3:00 PM Middle Colic Artery: A Variety of Approaches for Control
Todd D. Francone, MD
3:00 - 3:15 PM Q&A/Panel with Faculty
3:15 - 3:30 PM Refreshment Break

Colon Session II

3:30 - 3:45 PM Transanal TME: Anatomy and Approaches
Matthew Albert, MD
3:45 - 4:00 PM Robotic TME Surgery: Critical Anatomy and Technical Pearls
Alessio Pigazzi, MD, PhD
4:00 - 4:15 PM TAPP Blocks: Do they help and how can you do them: Data and Technique
Matthew Albert, MD
4:15 - 4:30 PM Q&A/Panel with Faculty
4:30 - 4:45 PM The Role of ICG on Anastomotic Assessment
Todd D. Francone, MD
4:45 - 5:00 PM TEM/TAMIS and Endoluminal Surgery - Outcomes and Techniques
John Marks, MD
5:00 - 5:15 PM Preop Nutritional Optimizations of the Colorectal Patient
Daniel L. Feingold, MD
5:15 - 5:30 PM Q&A/Panel with Faculty
5:30 - 5:45 PM Refreshment Break

Colon Session III

5:45 - 6:00 PM Diverticulitis: From Washout to Diversion - When and Why?
Morris E. Franklin Jr, MD, FACS
6:00 - 6:15 PM Splenic Flexure Release: Supramesocolic and Inframesocolic Approaches: Video Demonstration
Bradley R. Davis, MD
6:15 - 6:30 PM Immunologic Effects of Surgery: Clinical Implications for our Patients
R. Larry Whelan, MD
6:30 - 6:45 PM Q&A/Panel with Faculty
6:45 - 7:00 PM Laparoscopic Treatment of Crohns and the Handling of Biologic Agents around Surgery
Barry Salky, MD
7:00 - 7:15 PM The Role, Data and Incidence of Hand-assisted Colectomy
R. Larry Whelan, MD
7:15 - 7:30 PM Q&A/Panel with Faculty
 

Wednesday, February 24

6:30 - 7:30 AM Breakfast/Exhibits

Colon Session IV

7:30 - 7:45 AM Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery in the Elderly: Dangerous or Preferable?
Daniel L. Feingold, MD
7:45 - 8:00 AM Laparoscopic Pouch Surgery: Single Port/Multiport or Robotic?
Daniel L. Feingold, MD
8:00 - 8:15 AM Single Port Colectomy: Dead or the Future? What’s the Data?
Matthew Albert, MD
8:15 - 8:30 AM Q&A/Panel with Faculty from session 18-20
8:30 - 8:45 AM Randomized Trials in Robotics: What’s the Data?
Alessio Pigazzi, MD, PhD
8:45 - 9:00 AM Videos of Tough Problems in Laparoscopic Surgery:
Barry Salky, MD
9:00 - 9:15 AM Lap and Robotic Colorectal Surgery - What’s the Incidence of Adoption by Procedure and by in the USA and How Does this Compare to the World
Bradley R. Davis, MD
9:15 - 9:30 AM Q&A/Panel with Faculty
9:30 - 10:00 AM Refreshment Break/Exhibits