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-- Hernia/Foregut Agenda

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Information from the past MISS conference is found below to give you a flavor for the high quality of the MISS program.

 

Minimally Invasive Surgery Symposium (MISS) Agenda
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Wednesday, March 7, 2018

HERNIA SESSION I

2:15 - 2:30 PM

 

Big Data and Hernia Care - Lessons Learned
Michael Rosen, MD

2:30 - 2:45 PM

 

Complications: Cost, Prevention and Money Savings
B. Todd Heniford, MD

2:45 - 3:00 PM

 

The Explosion of Robotic Hernia Repair: Is It a Good Thing?
Michael Rosen, MD

3:00 - 3:15 PM

 

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

3:15 - 3:30 PM

 

Robotic TAR: Should You Do It and Tips and Tricks
Igor Belyansky, MD

3:30 - 3:45 PM

 

Loss of Domain: What are My Options and Getting It Done
B. Todd Heniford, MD

3:45 - 4:00 PM

 

Are We Hurting People by Doing Complex Abdominal Wall Reconstruction?
Michael Rosen, MD

4:00 - 4:15 PM

 

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

4:15 - 4:30 PM

 

Break/Exhibits

 

FOREGUT SESSION I

4:30 - 4:45 PM

 

Work Up of GERD
Michael Vaezi, MD

4:45 - 5:00 PM

 

Evolution of Endoscopic Techniques to Address Esophageal Motility Disorders
Steven DeMeester, MD

5:00 - 5:15 PM

 

How to Treat the Patient with Gastroparesis
William O. Richards, MD

5:15 - 5:30 PM

 

Q&A Panel with Faculty
(Steven DeMeester, MD; William O. Richards, MD; Michael Vaezi, MD)

5:30 - 5:45 PM

 

Gastroenterologist View of Anti-Reflux Surgery
Michael Vaezi, MD

5:45 - 6:00 PM

 

Endoscopic Diagnosis and Treatment of Barrett's
Michael Vaezi , MD

6:00 - 6:15 PM

 

Anti-Reflux Surgery a Must for Treatment of Barrett's
William O. Richards, MD

6:15 - 6:30 PM

 

Q&A Panel with Faculty
(William O. Richards, MD; Michael Vaezi, MD)

 

Thursday, March 8, 2018

HERNIA SESSION II

   

8:00 - 8:15 AM

 

What is eTEP? Robotic vs Laparoscopic
Igor Belyansky, MD

8:15 - 8:30 AM

 

Management of Diastasis Recti
Jeffrey E. Janis, MD

8:30 - 8:45 AM

 

Q&A/Panel with Faculty
(Igor Belyansky, MD; Jeffrey E. Janis, MD)

8:45 - 9:00 AM

 

Management of Seromas: Pathophysiology, Prevention, and Treatment
Jeffrey E. Janis, MD

9:00 - 9:15 AM

 

Botox Will Eliminate Components Separation for Abdominal Wall Reconstruction
B. Todd Heniford, MD

9:15 - 9:30 AM

 

Q&A/Panel with Faculty
(B. Todd Heniford, MD; Jeffrey E. Janis, MD)

9:30 - 10:15 AM

 

Break/Exhibits

 

FOREGUT SESSION II

10:15 - 10:30 AM

 

Complex Paraesophageal Hernia Repairs
Steven DeMeester, MD

10:30 - 10:45 AM

 

Treatment of the Obese with GERD
Leena Khaitan, MD, MPH

10:45 - 11:00 AM

 

Q&A Panel with Faculty
(Steven DeMeester, MD; Leena Khaitan, MD, MPH)

11:00 - 11:15 AM

 

Endoscopic Resection for Leiomyoma and GIST Tumors in the Foregut
Steven DeMeester, MD

11:15 - 11:30 AM

 

How to Manage Reflux Post-Sleeve Gastrectomy
Leena Khaitan, MD, MPH

11:30 - 11:45 AM

 

Q&A Panel with Faculty
(Steven DeMeester, MD; Leena Khaitan, MD, MPH)

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