February 25 - 28, 2019

Encore at Wynn Las Vegas
 

 

 

Full Agenda

Subject to change. Please check back for updates.

 

Monday, February 25, 2019

Colon

Colon Session I

10:15 AM - 10:30 AM

 

Welcome and Course Overview
Bradley R. Davis, MD

10:30 AM - 10:45 AM

 

New Technologies: An Overview of Current State of CRS
Todd D. Francone, MD, MPH, FACS, FASCRS

10:45 AM - 11:00 AM

 

Laparoscopic MIS Surgery: This Is the Future
Matthew G. Mutch, MD

11:00 AM - 11:15 AM

 

Robotic MIS Surgery: This Is the Future
Jamie A. Cannon, MD

11:15 AM - 11:30 AM

 

Case Studies - Panel Discussion

11:30 AM - 11:45 AM

 

Q&A/Panel with Faculty
Jamie A. Cannon, MD; Bradley R. Davis, MD; Todd D. Francone, MD, MPH, FACS, FASCRS and Matthew G. Mutch, MD

11:45 AM- 12:00 PM

 

Lunch

12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

 

Lunch Symposium

12:45 PM - 1:00 PM

 

Robotic Sigmoid Colectomy ABC's
Jamie A. Cannon, MD

1:00 PM - 1:15 PM

 

The Splenic Flexure: Robotic or Lap - What's the Best Approach?
Todd D. Francone, MD, MPH, FACS, FASCRS

1:15 PM - 1:30 PM

 

Intracorporeal Anastomosis: Right Colon
Matthew G. Mutch, MD

 1:30 PM - 1:45 PM

 

Intracorporeal Anastomosis: Colorectal
Ian M. Paquette, MD

1:45 PM - 2:00 PM

 

Complicated Diverticulitis: Operative strategy
Bradley R. Davis, MD

2:00 PM - 2:15 PM

 

Q&A Panel with Faculty
Jamie A. Cannon, MD; Bradley R. Davis, MD; Todd D. Francone, MD, MPH, FACS, FASCRS; Matthew G. Mutch, MD and Ian M. Paquette, MD

ENHANCED RECOVERY

 

 

What's the Physiology behind Enhanced Recovery?       

2:15 PM - 2:30 PM

 

1. Carbohydrate Loading and Glucose Management
Michael W. Manning, MD, PhD

2:30 PM - 2:45 PM

 

2. Goal-Directed Fluid Management
Julie K. Marosky Thacker, MD

2:45 PM - 3:00 PM

 

3. Opioid-Related Adverse Events
April Smith, PharmD, BCPS

3:00 PM - 3:15 PM

 

Q&A/Panel with Faculty
Stephanie B. Jones, MD; Julie K. Marosky Thacker, MD and April Smith, PharmD, BCPS

3:15 PM - 3:30 PM

 

Refreshment Break

   

A to Z Enhanced Recovery Implementation:       

3:30 PM - 3:45 PM

 

1. Create the Team
Stacy A. Brethauer, MD

3:45 PM - 4:00 PM

 

2. Prehabilitation and Patient Education
David Liska, MD

4:00 PM - 4:15 PM

 

3. Preemptive Medications and Regional Blocks
Michael W. Manning, MD, PhD

4:15 PM - 4:30 PM

 

Q&A/Panel with Faculty
Stacy A. Brethauer, MD; David Liska, MD and Michael W. Manning, MD, PhD

Colon

Colon Session II

4:30 PM - 4:50 PM

 

Emergency CRS: Anastomosis or Not -Best Techniques
Jamie A. Cannon, MD

4:50 PM - 5:10 PM

 

The Role of Mesh in Ostomy Formation/Takedowns with Operative Tips and Tricks
Matthew G. Mutch, MD

5:10 PM - 5:30 PM

 

Evaluation and Management of Enteric Fistulas
Todd D. Francone, MD, MPH, FACS, FASCRS

5:30 PM - 5:45 PM

 

Q&A/Panel with Faculty
Jamie A. Cannon, MD; Todd D. Francone, MD, MPH, FACS, FASCRS and Matthew G. Mutch, MD

5:45 PM - 6:00 PM

 

Case Studies: Sigmoid Volvulus
Todd D. Francone, MD, MPH, FACS, FASCRS

6:00 PM - 6:15 PM

 

Obstructed Left Colon
Ian M. Paquette, MD

6:15 PM - 6:30 PM

 

Appendiceal Mass
Bradley R. Davis, MD

6:30 PM - 6:45 PM

 

Q&A/Panel with Faculty
Bradley R. Davis, MD; Todd D. Francone, MD, MPH, FACS, FASCRS and Ian M. Paquette, MD

6:45 PM - 8:00 PM

 

Chairman's Welcome Reception/Exhibits Open

 

 

Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Colon Session III

6:30 AM - 7:30 AM

 

Breakfast/Exhibits/Posters

7:10 AM - 7:55 AM

 

Breakfast Symposium

8:00 AM - 8:15 AM

 

Frailty  Assessment in Colorectal Surgery
Matthew G. Mutch, MD

8:15 AM - 8:30 AM

 

Steroids and Biologics: Should You be Worried?
Jamie A. Cannon, MD

8:30 AM - 8:45 AM

 

Risk Factors for Readmission following CRS Surgery: Can it be Prevented?
Ian M. Paquette, MD

8:45 AM - 9:00 AM

 

The Intraoperative Consult: What's a Surgeon to do?
Ian M. Paquette, MD

9:00 AM - 9:15 AM

 

Q&A/Panel with Faculty
Jamie A. Cannon, MD; Matthew G. Mutch, MD and Ian M. Paquette, MD

9:15 AM

 

Colon Program adjourns

ENHANCED RECOVERY: continued

Enhanced Recovery Session II
Implementing an Enhanced Recovery Program

9:15 AM - 9:30 AM

 

4. Anesthesia Techniques I (Multimodal Pain Strategies)
Stephanie Jones, MD

9:30 AM - 9:45 AM

 

5. Anesthesia techniques II  (Preventing PONV and Ileus)

9:45 AM - 10:00 AM

 

6.  Postoperative Medications
April Smith, PharmD, BCPS

10:00 AM - 10:15 AM

 

Q&A/Panel with Faculty
Stephanie Jones, MD; Michael W. Manning, MD, PhD and April Smith, PharmD, BCPS

10:15 AM - 10:45 AM

 

 Break/Exhibits/Posters

10:45 AM - 11:00 AM

 

7. Postoperative Care Pathway (diet, activity, d/c planning)
David Liska, MD

11:00 AM - 11:15 AM

 

Update on a National Enhanced Recovery Project in Bariatric Surgery:  ENERGY Results
Stacy A. Brethauer, MD

11:15 AM - 11:30 PM

 

Outcomes of Enhanced Recovery Programs:  Better Value for Our Patients
Julie K. Marosky Thacker, MD

11:30 AM - 11:45 PM

 

Q&A/Panel with Faculty
Stacy A. Brethauer, MD; David Liska, MD and Julie K. Marosky Thacker, MD

11:45 AM

 

Enhanced Recovery Program adjourns

HERNIA

Hernia Session I
Moderator: Guy R. Voeller, MD

11:45 AM - 12:00 PM

 

Understanding Abdominal Wall Anatomy as It Relates to AWR
Igor Belyansky, MD

12:00 PM - 12:15 PM

 

Perioperative Management of the Hernia Patient Based on Collaborative Learning
Michael Rosen, MD

12:15 PM - 12:30 PM

 

Biologic and Biosynthetic Prosthetics: What Role if Any in AWR?
Ajita Prabhu, MD

12:30 PM - 12:45 PM

 

Q&A/Panel with Faculty
Igor Belyansky, MD; Ajita Prabhu, MD and Michael Rosen, MD

12:45 PM - 1:00 PM

 

Lunch

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

 

Lunch Symposium

2:00 PM - 2:30 PM

 

Dessert Break in Exhibit Hall

Hernia Session II
Robotics
Moderator: Guy R. Voeller, MD

2:30 PM - 2:45 PM

 

Introduction of Robotics into Your Hernia Practice: Should I and How?
Igor Belyansky, MD

2:45 PM - 3:00 PM

 

Robotic Repair of Inguinal Hernias is the Future
Ajita Prabhu, MD

3:00 PM - 3:15 PM

 

Robotic Repair of Inguinal Hernias is Overkill
B. Todd Heniford, MD

3:15 PM - 3:30 PM

 

Q&A/Panel with Faculty
Igor Belyansky, MD; B. Todd Heniford, MD and Ajita Prabhu, MD

FOREGUT
Foregut Session I: GERD

3:30 PM - 3:45 PM

 

Diagnosis and Conservative Treatment of GERD
James C. "Butch" Rosser, Jr, MD

3:45 PM - 4:00 PM

 

Magnetic Sphincter Augmentation
William O. Richards, MD

4:00 PM - 4:15 PM

 

Procedure Choice:  Should the Patient Decide?
Marina S. Kurian, MD

4:15  PM - 4:30 PM

 

Video-Based Assessment for Fundoplication
Aurora Pryor, MD

4:30 PM - 4:45 PM

 

Q&A/Panel with Faculty
Marina S. Kurian, MD; Aurora Pryor, MD; William O. Richards, MD and James C. "Butch" Rosser, Jr, MD

4:45 PM – 5:00 PM

 

Break/Exhibits/Posters

Hernia Session III
Challenging Hernia Situations
Moderator: Guy R. Voeller, MD

5:00 PM - 5:15 PM

 

Parastomal Hernia - Prevention and Treatment
Michael Rosen, MD

5:15 PM - 5:30 PM

 

Flank Hernia and Denervation Flank Bulge: When to Repair and How
B. Todd Heniford, MD

5:30 PM - 5:45 PM

 

Loss of Domain: Tips, Tricks, and Strategy
Igor Belyansky, MD

5:45 PM - 6:00 PM

 

Q&A/Panel with Faculty
Igor Belyansky, MD; B. Todd Heniford, MD and Michael Rosen, MD

Hernia Session IV
Contemporary Topics
Moderator: Guy R. Voeller, MD
 

6:00 PM - 6:15 PM

 

Ventral Hernia Repair in 2019: Are We Making This Too Complicated?
Michael Rosen, MD

6:15 PM - 6:30 PM 

 

#Meshisbad: How Do We Talk to Our Patients?
B. Todd Heniford, MD

 6:30 PM - 6:45 PM

 

Hernia Repair in the Age of Diversity - Does Gender Affect the Approach to AWR
Ajita Prabhu, MD

 6:45 PM - 7:00 PM

 

Q&A/Panel with Faculty
B. Todd Heniford, MD; Ajita Prabhu, MD and Michael Rosen, MD

7:00 PM

 

Hernia Program adjourns

 

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

 

6:45 AM

 

Breakfast/Exhibits

7:10 AM - 7:55 AM

 

Breakfast Symposium

Foregut: continued

8:00 AM - 8:15 AM

 

Surgical Treatment of Barrett's
William O. Richards, MD

8:15 AM - 8:30 AM

 

GERD and Obesity:  Is there a Clear Choice?
Marina S. Kurian, MD

8:30 AM - 8:45 AM

 

Q&A/Panel with Faculty

Marina S. Kurian, MD and William O. Richards, MD

Foregut Session II

8:45 AM - 9:00 AM

 

How to Assess Motility
Steven P. Bowers Jr, MD

9:00 AM - 9:15 AM

 

Managing EGJ Outlet Obstruction
William O. Richards, MD

9:15 AM - 9:30 AM

 

New Options for Gastroparesis
John H. Rodriguez, MD

9:30 AM - 9:45 AM

 

Q&A/Panel with Faculty
Steven P. Bowers Jr, MD; William O. Richards, MD and John H. Rodriguez, MD

9:45 AM - 10:15 AM

 

Break/Exhibits/Posters

10:15 AM - 10:30 AM

 

Dealing with the Tough Hiatus
Aurora D. Pryor, MD

10:30 AM - 10:45 AM

 

Should we Use Mesh in PEH?
Marina S. Kurian, MD

10:45 AM - 11:00 AM

 

Reoperative PEH
Steven P. Bowers Jr, MD

11:00 AM - 11:15 AM

 

Q&A/Panel with Faculty
Steven P. Bowers Jr, MD; Marina Kurian, MD and Aurora D. Pryor, MD

   

Foregut Program adjourns

Metabolic/Bariatric Surgery

Session 1: The Science: Bariatric Surgery Across The Lifespan
Moderator: John B. Dixon, MBBS, PhD, FRACGP, FRCP

11:15 AM - 11:30 AM

 

Science of Aging and Implications for Bariatric Surgery
John B. Dixon, MBBS, PhD, FRACGP, FRCP

11:30 AM - 11:45 AM

 

Effect of Weight Loss on Aging
John M. Morton, MD, MPH

11:45 AM - 12:00 PM

 

The Science of Growth and Development and Implications for Bariatric Surgery
Thomas H. Inge, MD, PhD

12:00 PM - 12:25 PM

 

Keynote Address
Individualized Approach to Obesity Treatment

Lee M. Kaplan, MD, PhD

12:25 PM - 12:45 PM

 

Q&A/Panel with Faculty
John B. Dixon, MBBS, PhD, FRACGP, FRCP; Thomas H. Inge, MD, PhD; Lee M. Kaplan, MD, PhD and John M. Morton, MD, MPH

12:45 PM - 1:00 PM

 

Lunch

1:00 PM - 1:45 PM

 

Lunch Symposium

1:45 PM - 2:15 PM

 

Dessert Break/Exhibits/Posters

METABOLIC/BARIATRIC SURGERY Session II: Hot TopicsModerator: Philip R. Schauer, MD

2:15 PM - 2:30 PM

 

Keynote Address
Reflux after Sleeve

Aurora D. Pryor, MD

2:30 PM - 2:45 PM

 

Featured Presentation
GLP1 as a Treatment Option: Pre and Post Surgery

Lee M. Kaplan, MD, PhD

2:45 PM - 3:15 PM

 

Revisional Bariatric Surgery - What's New, What's Important?
Robin P. Blackstone, MD

3:00 PM - 3:15 PM

 

Sleeve to Bypass: Outcomes and Tips
Philip R. Schauer, MD

3:15 PM - 3:30 PM

 

Debate: Mini-Bypass vs. RYGB
Scott Shikora, MD vs. Eric DeMaria, MD

3:30 PM - 3:45 PM

 

Debate: SADI vs. Duodenal Switch
Daniel Cottam, MD vs Ali Aminian, MD

3:45 PM - 4:15 PM

 

Beyond BMI: Time for New Criteria for Metabolic Surgery
Samer Mattar, MD

4:00 PM - 4:15 PM

 

Q&A/Panel with Faculty
Ali Aminian, MD; Robin P. Blackstone, MD; Daniel Cottam, MD; Eric DeMaria, MD; Lee M. Kaplan, MD, PhD; Samer Mattar, MD; Aurora D. Pryor, MD; Philip R. Schauer, MD and Scott Shikora, MD

Session III: Access, Quality and Optimizing Outcomes
Moderator: Bruce M. Wolfe, MD

4:15 PM - 4:30 PM

 

Featured Presentation
Liability Prevention Strategies in Bariatric Surgery: Lessons from Closed Claims

Eric DeMaria, MD, FACS

4:30 PM - 4:45 PM

 

LABS Medicare Data and Its Implications
Bruce M. Wolfe, MD

4:45 PM - 5:00 PM

 

Teen LABS 5 Year Outcomes and Implications for Adolescent Bariatric Surgery
Thomas H. Inge, MD, PhD

5:00 PM - 5:15 PM

 

Reoperative Sugery and Coverage Implications
Matthew M. Hutter, MD

5:15 PM - 5:30 PM

 

Insurance Implications -- Same Day Discharge: Sleeve Gastrectomy or Gastric Bypass
Ninh T. Nguyen, MD

5:30 PM - 5:45 PM

 

Finish Line: From Info Session to Surgery
Dana Alexa Telem, MD, MPH

5:45 PM - 6:00 PM

 

Community Surgeon's Recommendations on Practice Management
Joshua E. Roller, MD

6:00 PM - 6:30 PM

 

Q&A/Panel with Faculty
Eric DeMaria, MD, FACS; Matthew M. Hutter, MD; Thomas H. Inge, MD, PhD; Ninh T. Nguyen, MD; Joshua E. Roller, MD; Dana Alexa Telem, MD, MPH;  Bruce M. Wolfe, MD

 

 

Thursday, February 28, 2019

6:30 AM – 7:30 AM

 

Breakfast

7:15 AM – 8:00 AM

 

Breakfast Symposium

Session IV: Your Practice/Videofest/Complications
Moderator: Philip R. Schauer, MD

8:00 AM - 8:15 AM

 

Using Social Media to Grow Your Practice
Neil Floch, MD

8:15 AM - 8:30 AM

 

Time for Robotic Bariatric Surgery?
Erik B. Wilson, MD

8:30 AM - 8:45 AM

 

Now Ok to Operate for BMI 30-35? New ASMBS Guidelines  for Class I Obesity
Stacy A. Brethauer, MD

8:45 AM - 9:00 AM

 

OR Team Training
Daniel B. Jones, MD, MS, FACS

9:00 AM - 9:15 AM

 

Staple Line Reinforcement: Leaks, Bleeding, Complications, Reoperation -- Latest MBSAQIP Data
Jaime Ponce, MD, FACS, FASMBS

9:15 AM - 9:30 AM

 

Videos: Revisional Surgery for Non-Weight Related Issues
Scott A. Shikora, MD, FACS, FASMBS

9:30 AM - 9:45 AM

 

Strangest Bariatric Complications I Have Seen
Kenneth G. MacDonald, Jr., MD

9:45 AM - 10:15 AM

 

Q&A/Panel with Faculty

Stacy A. Brethauer, MD; Neil Floch, MD; Daniel B. Jones, MD, MS, FACS; Kenneth G. MacDonald, Jr., MD; Jaime Ponce, MD, FACS, FASMBS; Scott A. Shikora, MD, FACS, FASMBS;  Erik B. Wilson, MD;

10:15 AM - 10:30 AM

 

Refreshment Break

Session V: Controversies and New Frontiers

10:30 AM - 10:45 AM

 

Featured Presentation
Panel: Surgeon's Personal Journey with Bariatric Surgery    
Moderator: Philip R. Schauer, MD
Panel: Butch Rosser, Corrigan L. McBride, MD, Shaneeta Johnson, MD, Walter S. Medlin, MD

10:45 AM - 11:00 AM

 

Debate: New Malabsortion Procedures: IFSO vs. ASMBS Guidelines
John Morton, MD vs. Eric DeMaria, MD

11:00 AM - 11:15 AM

 

Endoscopic Sleeve Gastroplasty
Bruce D. Schirmer, MD

11:15 AM - 11:30 AM

 

Band to Bypass: One or Two Stages?
Aurora D. Pryor, MD

11:30 AM - 11:45 AM

 

Endoscopic Management of Bariatric Complications
John H. Rodriguez, MD

11:45 AM  - 12:00 PM

 

Marginal Ulcer: Prevention and Management
Marina S. Kurian, MD

12:00 PM - 12:15 PM

 

Rare But Lethal: Portal Vein Thrombosis after Sleeve Gastrectomy
Ali Aminian, MD

12:15 PM - 12:30 PM

 

Debate: Ethics of New Procedures - How to Safely Adopt, Incorporate and Discuss New Devices/Treatments with Patients
Daniel Cottam, MD, and Dana Alexa Telem, MD, MPH

12:30 PM - 12:45 PM

 

Panel: Future Directions in Metabolic Surgery
Eric DeMaria, MD; John Morton, MD; Aurora Pryor, MD; Marina Kurian, MD; Samer Mattar, MD;  John B. Dixon, MBBS, PhD, FRACGP, FRCP;
Bruce Wolfe, MD

12:45 PM - 1:00 PM

 

How to Use the New Diabetes Surgery Guidelines to Improve Access                                             
Philip R. Schauer, MD

1:00 PM - 1:30 PM

 

Q&A/Panel with Faculty
Ali Aminian, MD; Daniel Cottam, MD; Eric DeMaria, MD; John B. Dixon, MBBS, PhD, FRACGP, FRCP; Shaneeta Johnson, MD; Marina S. Kurian, MD; Samer Mattar, MD; Corrigan L. McBride, MD; Walter S. Medlin, MD; John Morton, MD; Aurora D. Pryor, MD; John H. Rodriguez, MD; Butch Rosser, MD; Philip R. Schauer, MD; Bruce D. Schirmer, MD; Dana Alexa Telem, MD, MPH and Bruce Wolfe, MD

1:30 PM

 

MISS Adjourns

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