Wednesday, October 17, 2018

10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Simulation Day
Venue: Weill-Cornell SAIL Center, NYC, New York
Moderators: Benjamin May MD, Bradley Pua MD, Ronald Winokur MD

6:30 pm – 08:30 pm
RFS Get Together – Sponsored by BSCI
Venue: Trattoria Trecolor

Thursday, October 18, 2018

Session 1
8:00 am – 9:00 am
Solid Visceral Trauma
Moderators: Rajeev Suri, MD and Robert Winschell, MD

8:00 am – 8:15 am
Splenic Trauma – Rajeev Suri, MD

8:15 am – 8:30 am
Liver Trauma – Lloyd Brown, MD

8:30 am -8:45 am
Pancreatic Trauma – Robert Winschell, MD

8:45 am – 9:00 am
Panel discussion Q&A


Session 2
9:00 am – 10:15 am
Non-Variceal GI Hemorrhage
Moderators: Brian Funaki, MD and Charles Kim, MD

9:00 am – 9:15 am
Supportive care of acute gastrointestinal bleeding – David Berlin, MD

9:15 am – 9:30 am
Empiric embolization and Provocative angiography – Charles Kim, MD

9:30 am – 9:45 am
Visceral aneurysm and pseudoaneurysm – Brian Funaki, MD

9:45 am – 10:00 am
Embolotherapy for GI hemorrhage: technical considerations-Coils, plugs, glue and more – Jonathan Susman, MD

10:00 am – 10:15 am
Panel discussion

10:15 am – 10:45 am
Break and vendor visiting

10:45 am – 11:15 am
Featured abstracts
Moderators: Pavan Kavali, MD and Resmi Charalel, MD

10:45 am – 10:51 am
Tract Embolization After Percutaneous Transhepatic Portal Interventions: a 15-Year Single Center Experience
Using a Coil-Gelfoam Sandwich Technique – Kirema Garcia-Reyes, MD

10:51 am – 10:57 am
Is Fibroscan essential for assessment of living liver donor candidates? – Fidel Lopez, MD

10:57 am – 11:03 am
Safety of Placement of Percutaneous Gastrostomy Tubes as an Outpatient Procedure – Ryan Scott Dolan, MD

11:03 am – 11:09 am
Computed Tomography-Guided Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (CT-PEG) in Patients with Challenging Percutaneous Access – Jennifer LaPorte, MD

11:09 am – 11:15 am
Advanced guidance for liver ablations: single-center experience – Aaron McBride, MS-4

11:15 am – 11:45 am
Commercial Symposium – Penumbra
Topic: “Ruby® & PODTM Coil Embolization Use for the Treatment of Challenging Large & Small Vascular Lesions
Speaker: David C. Madoff, M.D., FSIR, FACR, FCIRSE

11:45 am – 1:00 pm
Lunch (on your own)


Session 3
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Nutrition
Moderators: Ron Arellano, MD and Steven Huang, MD

1:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Esophageal tube Placement – Steven Huang, MD

1:15 pm – 1:30 pm
Conventional G tube placement – Ron Arellano, MD

1:30 pm – 1:45 pm
Complications of percutaneous gastrostomy tube placement – Jon Lorenz, MD

1:45 pm – 2:00 pm
Gastrojejunostomy/Jejunostomy tube placement – Charles Kim, MD


Session 4
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Hepatic and portal vein interventions
Moderators: Robert Ryu, MD and Jon Lorenz, MD

2:00 pm – 2:15 pm
Acute portal vein thrombosis – Natural history and results of anticoagulation – Brett Fortune, MD

2:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Budd-Chiari Syndrome – Etiology, clinical presentation, medical management – Brett Fortune, MD

How I do it:
2:30 pm – 2:45 pm
Portal vein recanalization: Trans-splenic approach – Bart Thornburg, MD

2:45 pm – 3:00 pm
Portal vein recanalization: Conventional approach – Pilar Bayona, MD

3:00 pm – 3:15 pm
Budd-Chiari Syndrome: Percutaneous interventions – Robert Ryu, MD

3:15 pm – 3:30 pm
Panel discussion Q&A

3:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Break


Session 5
4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
M&M
Moderator: Karim Valji, MD

Faculty: Karim Valji, MD, Robert Ryu, MD, David Madoff, MD, Joshua Weintraub, MD,
Baljendra Kapoor, MD, Steve Rose, MD and Jon Lorenz, MD

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Whiskey Tasting event
Venue: Royalton New York in the Penthouse (by invitation only)

7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Peural and Peritoneal Access: BD Dinner event
Venue: Abigail’s on Broadway

Friday, October 19, 2018

Session 6
7:30 am – 8:15 am
Obesity
Moderator: David Prologo, MD

7:30 am – 7:45 am
Medical management of obesity – Jonathan Waitman, MD

7:45 am – 8:00 am
Transcatheter interventions for Bariatric patients – Brian Holly, MD

8:00 am – 8:15 am
Cryoablation of Vagus nerve – David Prologo, MD


Session 7
8:15 am – 9:15 am
Portal Hypertension: Interesting cases – Faculty brings cases
Moderators: Mike Darcy, MD and Hector Ferral, MD

Faculty: Nicholas Fidelman, MD, Hector Ferral, MD, Mike Darcy, MD, Brett Fortune, MD, Jacob Cinnamon, MD,
and Greg Walker, MD


Session 8
9:15 am – 10:00 am
Biliary Interventions: Interesting cases – Faculty brings cases
Moderators: Giovanni Mauri, MD and George Getrajdman, MD

Faculty: Giovanni Mauri, MD, Kelvin Hong, MD, George Emmette Lynskey, MD, George Getrajdman, MD
and Nikhil Kumta, MD

10:00 am – 10:30 am
Break

10:30 am – 11:15 am
Kurt Amplatz Key Note Lecture-Mesenteric Arterial Ischemia – John Kaufman, MD

11:15 am – 11:45 am
Commercial Symposium – Boston Scientific – Michael Wholey, MD, M.B.A
Topic: clinical evidence update: small Microspheres in early and intermediate liver cancer

11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Lipiodol – Hands on workshop and Clinical applications – Sarah White, MD

12:15 pm – 1:15 pm
Lunch – on your own

1:15 pm – 1:45 pm
Commercial Symposium – BTG
Speaker: Robert Lewandowki, MD FSIR


Session 9
2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Hepatocellular cancer
Moderators: Robert Lewandowski, MD and Myron Schwartz, MD

2:00 pm – 2:15 pm
Building liver cancer clinics-a multidisciplinary approach – Abe Levitin, MD

2:15 pm – 2:25 pm
Prognostic Predictors – HCC – Robert Brown, MD

2:25 pm – 2:35 pm
Immunotherapy for HCC – current status – Joseph Erinjeri, MD

2:35 pm – 2:45 pm
Drug eluting beads – Which one to select – Sanjay Gupta, MD

2:45 pm – 2:55 pm
Current trials – HCC – Jeet Minocha, MD

2:55 pm – 3:05 pm
HCC with vascular invasion: Role of systemic chemotherapy – Ghassan K. Abou-Alfa, MD

3:05 pm – 3:15 pm
HCC with vascular invasion: Surgical management – Myron Schwartz, MD

3:15 pm – 3:25 pm
HCC with vascular invasion: Minimally invasive options – Robert Lewandowski, MD

3:25 pm – 3:35 pm
HCC with vascular invasion – SBRT – Marsha Reyngold, MD

3:35 pm – 4:00 pm
Break

4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
HCC Tumor Board
Faculty: Robert Lewandowski, MD; Sanjay Gupta, MD; Karen Brown, MD; Ghassan K. Abou-Alfa, MD;
Myron Schwartz, MD, and Marsha Reyngold, MD

4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Featured abstracts
Moderators: Pavan Kavali, MD & Ji Buethe, MD

4:30 pm – 4:36 pm
Update on durability and frequency of Gastrojejunotomy tubes management with its implication on radiation – Silas Chao, MD

4:36 pm – 4:42 pm
Can TACE be safely performed in transplant eligible patients with TIPS? – Yilun Koethe, MD

4:42 pm – 4:48 pm
Safety and Efficacy of Percutaneous Ethanol Injection of Caudate Hepatocellular Carcinoma – Yilun Koethe, MD

4:48 pm – 4:54 pm
Curcumin/doxorubicin co-treatment increases tumor cell death in rat hepatoma cell cultures – Ehsan Fayazzadeh, MD

4:54 pm – 5:00 pm
Aortic Fistulas to the Digestive and Respiratory Tracts – Rehan Quadri, MD

5:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Trainees vendor visiting – Ben Trittle, MD & Nicholas Fidelman, MD

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
WIR get together – Sponsored by Penumbra
Venue: Brasserie 1605 (Crowne Plaza Times Square)

7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
ASDDI Foundation Dinner
Venue: Brasserie 1605 (Crowne Plaza Times Square)

Saturday, October 20, 2018

Session 10
7:30 am – 8:30 am
Moderator: Tarun Sabharwal, MD

7:30 am – 8:00 am
Malignant gastrointestinal obstruction – esophageal and gastroduodenal Stents/Stent-grafts – Tarun Sabharwal, MD

8:00 am – 8:15 am
Intra-procedural imaging and navigation tools in non-oncologic hepatobiliary interventions –
Khashayar Farsad, MD, PhD

8:15 am – 8:30 am
Intra-procedural imaging and navigation tools in oncologic hepatobiliary interventions – Baljendra Kapoor MD


Session 11
8:30 am – 9:30 am
How I do it: Case Based Workshop
Moderators: David Madoff, MD and Baljendra Kapoor, MD

8:30 am – 8:42 am
Conventional Chemoembolization – Sarah White, MD

8:42 am – 8:54 am
Portal vein embolization – David Valenti, MD

8:54 am – 9:06 am
Flow diversion and isolation techniques for HCC – David Madoff, MD

9:06 am – 9:18 am
Pre Y-90 planning and anatomic considerations – Nishita Kothary, MD

9:18 am – 9:30 am
Segmentectomy and Lobectomy – Ryan Hickey, MD


Session 12
9:30 am – 10:30 am
HPB Case Based ablation workshop: Tools and Techniques
Moderators: Ron Arellano, MD and Gordon McLennan, MD

9:30 am – 9:40 am
Microwave – Ron Arellano, MD

9:40 am – 9:50 am
Cryoablation – Gordon McLennan, MD

9:50 am – 10:00 am
HIFU – Giovanni Mauri, MD

10:00 am – 10:10 am
IRE – Raj Narayanan, MD

10:10 am – 10:20 am
Alcohol ablation – Ron Arellano, MD

10:20 am – 10:30 am
Panel discussion

10:30 am – 11:00 am
Break


Session 13
11:00 am – 11:30 am
Y-90
Moderator: Matt Johnson, MD

11:00 am – 11:10 am
Guidelines – Sid Padia, MD

11:10 am – 11:20 am
Dosimetry – Matt Johnson, MD

11:20 am – 11:30 am
Complications and management – Nadine Abi-Joudeh, MD

12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Lunch – on your own

1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Commercial Symposium – SirTex – Mark A. Westcott, MD


Session 14
2:00 pm – 2:45 pm
Case Based workshop Colorectal Metastases: Faculty Brings cases
Moderators: Kevin Kim, MD and Steve Rose, MD

Faculty- Steve Rose, MD, Kevin Kim, MD, Suvranu Ganguli, MD, Eric Hoffer, MD, and Parul Shukla, MD


Session 15
2:45 pm – 3:30 pm
Case Based workshop non colorectal liver metastases Neuroendocrine Tumors: Faculty Brings cases
Moderator: Matt Johnson, MD

Faculty: Matt Johnson, MD, Sanjeeva Kalva, MD, Vivian Bishay, MD, Reshmi A Charalel, MD,
John Louie, MD, and Tom Fahey, MD

3:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Break


Session 16
4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Intraabdominal Biopsies
Moderator: Steven Huang, MD

4:00 pm – 4:15 pm
Difficult Transjugular liver biopsy – Dan Patel, MD

4:15 pm – 4:30 pm
Splenic, pancreatic and mesenteric mass biopsies – Steven Huang, MD

4:30 pm – 4:45 pm
Transfemoral transcaval liver biopsy in over 200 cases – advantages and technique –
Robert Peng, MD and Jacob Cynamon, MD

4:45 pm – 5:00 pm
Targeted US guided liver biopsies – Amit Gupta, MD