March 6 - 9, 2018

Encore at Wynn Las Vegas
 

 

 

-- Colon Agenda

 

Minimally Invasive Surgery Symposium (MISS) Agenda
Subject to change. Please check back for updates.
 

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

7:00 - 10:00 AM

 

Optional Interactive Workshop For General and Bariatric Surgery: Ultrasound, TAP, and Laparoscopic Techniques for Performing Infiltration Blocks

COLON  SESSION I

10:15 - 10:30 AM

 

Welcome and Course Overview

10:30 - 10:45 AM

 

Surgery for Inflammatory Bowel Disease - Keep it or Refer It
R. Larry Whelan, MD

10:45 - 11:00 AM

 

What's New in the Management of Diverticulitis
Ian M. Paquette, MD

11:00 - 11:15 AM

 

Surgeon's Role in the Management of LGIB
Ian M. Paquette, MD

11:15 - 11:30 AM

 

Small Bowel Obstruction - Surgical Management
Bradley R. Davis, MD

11:30 - 11:45 AM

 

Q&A Panel with Faculty
(Bradley R. Davis, MD; Ian M. Paquette, MD; R. Larry Whelan, MD)

11:45 - 12:00 PM

 

Lunch

12:00 - 12:45 PM

 

Lunch Symposium (Non-CME)
A Multidisciplinary Approach to Improving Outcomes: The National Accreditation Program for Rectal Cancer (NAPRC) for Hospitals
Faculty: Steven D Wexner, MD, PhD (Hon), FACS, FRCS, FRCS(Ed), FCRSI (Hon)
Sponsored by: Medtronic

12:45 - 1:00 PM

 

Risk Reduction in Colorectal Surgery - Pre and Perioperative
Matthew G. Mutch, MD

1:00 - 1:15 PM

 

Surgical Site Infection - Prevention Strategies
R. Larry Whelan, MD

1:15 - 1:30 PM

 

Defining Quality and Value in Colorectal Surgery
Conor P. Delaney, MD, PhD

1:30 - 1:45 PM

 

Starting a Colorectal Enhanced Recovery Program
Ian M. Paquette, MD

1:45 - 2:00 PM

 

Q&A Panel with Faculty
(Conor P. Delaney, MD, PhD; Matthew G. Mutch, MD; Ian M. Paquette, MD; R. Larry Whelan, MD)

2:00 - 2:15 PM

 

Break

 

COLON  SESSION II

4:15 - 4:30 PM

 

Intestinal Anastomosis: in Search of Perfection
Conor P. Delaney, MD, PhD

4:30 - 4:45 PM

 

Anastomotic Tips and Tricks
Conor P. Delaney, MD, PhD

4:45 - 5:00 PM

 

Management of Anastomotic Leaks
R. Larry Whelan, MD

5:00 - 5:15 PM

 

Q&A Panel with Faculty
(Conor P. Delaney, MD, PhD; R. Larry Whelan, MD)

5:15 - 5:30 PM

 

Splenic Flexure: Surgical Approach
Bradley R. Davis, MD

5:30 - 5:45 PM

 

Who Needs an Ostomy and How Should I Close It?
Matthew G. Mutch, MD

5:45 - 6:00 PM

 

Management of Parastomal Hernias
R. Larry Whelan, MD

6:00 - 6:15 PM

 

Q&A Panel with Faculty
(Bradley R. Davis, MD; Matthew G. Mutch, MD; R. Larry Whelan, MD)

6:15 - 8:00 PM

 

Chairman's Welcome Reception and Exhibits

 

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

COLON  SESSION III

6:45 AM

 

Breakfast/Exhibits

7:00 - 7:55 AM

 

Breakfast Symposium (Non-CME)
The Future of Reflux Surgery; Going From “What If?” to “What Is"

Faculty: Blair Jobe, MD, FACS
Sponsored by: Torax Medical, Inc.

8:00 - 8:15 AM

 

Colon Polyps: Still a Role for Colectomy?
R. Larry Whelan, MD

8:15 - 8:30 AM

 

Rectal Polyps: What are the Options?
Matthew G. Mutch, MD

8:30 - 8:45 AM

 

Robotic Surgery – What is the Role in Segmental Colectomy?
Bradley R. Davis, MD

8:45 - 9:00 AM

 

Robotic Sigmoid Colectomy – How I do it
Bradley R. Davis, MD

9:00 - 9:15 AM

 

Principles of Good Oncologic Surgery in MIS Colorectal
Matthew G. Mutch, MD

9:15 - 9:30 AM

 

Hand Port, Multiport – What is the Role?
Ian M. Paquette, MD

9:30 - 9:45 AM

 

Conversions and Open Surgery - Still Necessary?
Bradley R. Davis, MD

9:45 - 10:00 AM

 

Q&A Panel with Faculty
(Bradley R. Davis, MD; Matthew G. Mutch, MD; Ian M. Paquette, MD; R. Larry Whelan, MD)

10:00 - 10:30 AM

 

Break/Exhibits

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