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-- Hernia Agenda

Monday, March 16, 2020

HERNIA SESSION I

4:00 PM - 4:15 PM

 

The “Tell” of the Preoperative CT Scan in AWR
B. Todd Heniford, MD

4:15 PM - 4:30 PM

 

Measuring Abdominal Wall Tension for AWR
William W. Hope, MD

4:30 PM - 4:45 PM

 

Abdominal Wall Anatomy for the AWR Surgeon
Michael Rosen, MD

4:45 PM - 5:00 PM

 

Robotics for Ventral/Incisional Hernia Repair: What Does the Data Show?
J.B. Bittner, MD

5:00 PM - 5:15 PM

 

Q&A/Panel with Faculty
J.B. Bittner, MD; B. Todd Heniford, MD; William W. Hope, MD; Michael Rosen, MD

5:15 PM - 5:30 PM

 

Components Separation: From Knowing Everything to Nothing and Partially Back Again
B. Todd Heniford, MD

5:30 PM - 5:45 PM

 

Hernia Prevention Strategies Including Prophylactic Mesh
William W. Hope, MD

5:45 PM – 6:00 PM

 

Preoperative Optimization in AWR: Data from the AHSQC
Michael Rosen, MD

6:00 PM - 6:15 PM

 

Q&A/Panel with Faculty
B. Todd Heniford, MD; William W. Hope, MD; Michael Rosen, MD

 

Tuesday, March 17, 2020

6:30 AM

 

Breakfast/Exhibits/Posters

7:10 AM - 7:55 AM

 

Breakfast Symposium

 
HERNIA SESSION II

8:00 AM - 8:15 AM

 

My Experience with the Preperitoneal Space for AWR
B. Todd Heniford, MD

8:15 AM - 8:30 AM

 

My Experience with TAR: The Good, Bad and the Ugly
Michael Rosen, MD

8:30 AM - 8:45 AM

 

My Experience with MIS Extraperitoneal AWR
J.B. Bittner, MD

8:45 AM - 9:00 AM

 

Q&A/Panel with Faculty
J.B. Bittner, MD; B. Todd Heniford, MD; Michael Rosen, MD

9:00 AM - 9:15 AM

 

Hernia Surgery Past, Present and Future
Speaker TBD

9:15 AM - 9:30 AM

 

Coding and Billing for AWR: Maximizing Reimbursement Appropriately
William W. Hope, MD

9:30 AM - 9:45 AM

 

Q&A/Panel with Faculty
William W. Hope, MD; Speaker TBD

9:45 AM - 10:15 AM

 

Break/Exhibits/Posters

 
HERNIA SESSION III

10:15 AM - 10:30 AM

 

Robotic Inguinal Hernia: Yes or No?
J.B. Bittner, MD

10:30 AM - 10:45 AM

 

The Role of the Robot in Inguinal Hernia Repair
Michael Rosen, MD

10:45 AM - 11:00 AM

 

Botulinum Toxin in AWR: Fad or Here to Stay?
B. Todd Heniford, MD

11:00 AM - 11:15 AM

 

Stump the Experts: Case Presentations
Moderator: Guy R. Voeller, MD
Panel: J.B. Bittner, MD; B. Todd Heniford, MD; Michael Rosen, MD

11:15 AM - 12:00 AM

 

Q&A/Panel with Faculty
J.B. Bittner, MD; B. Todd Heniford, MD; Michael Rosen, MD
 

12:00 PM

 

Hernia Program adjourns

12:00 PM - 12:15 PM

 

Lunch

12:15 PM - 1:00 PM

 

Lunch Symposium (Non-CME)

1:00 PM - 1:30 PM

 

Dessert Break/Exhibits/Posters

     
     

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