Course Co-Directors: Drs. Ganesh Gunasekaran and Federico Aucejo

Thursday, October 17, 2019

Opening Remarks8:00 AM8:10 AMOpening remarks, welcome, and a description of the programDr. Federico Aucejo & Dr. Ganesh Gunasekaran
Liver Transplantation8:10 AM8:30 AMLiver transplantation for HCC: Halt-HCC scoreDr. Kazunari Sasaki
8:30 AM8:50 AMWhen to split the liver for cadaveric transportation?Dr. Tamoaki Kato
8:50 AM9:10 AMThe future of liver transplantation for HCCDr. Myron Schwartz
9:10 AM9:30 AMLiver transplantation for metastatic neuro endocrine tumorsDr. Benjamin Samstein
9:30 AM9:50 AMLiving donor liver transplantation in United States, where are we and where are we heading?Dr. Lewis Teperman
9:50 AM10:00 AMPanel Discussion
10:00 AM10:20 AMCoffee Break
Liver Surgery10:20 AM10:40 AMLaparoscopic resection. Technical tips and recommendations to expand it in the USADr. David Kwon
10:40 AM11:00 AMRobotic resection: Surgeon preference or real advantage?Dr. Karim Halazun
11:00 AM11:20 AMAssociating liver partitition and portal vein ligation for staged hepatectomy (ALPPS)Dr. Federico Aucejo
11:20 AM11:40 AMSurgical management of intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma Dr. Ganesh Gunasekaran
11:40 AM12:00 PMResection for Metastatic Colorectal Cancer MD Anderson Cancer Center perspectiveDr. Jean-Nicholas Vauthey
12:00 PM12:10 PMPanel discussion
Break12:10 PM1:20 PMLunch
Pancreas1:20 PM1:40 PMSurgical approach for Chronic pancreatitis Dr. Beth Schrope
1:40 PM2:00 PMResection for pancreatic IPMNDr. Sarah Bellemare
2:00 PM2:20 PMRole of minimally invasive surgery in pancreatic malignancy. When and why? Dr. Kevin El-Hayek
2:20 PM2:40 PMSBRT in locally advanced pancreatic cancer – Where do we stand? Dr. Michael Buckstein
2:40 PM3:00 PMNeoadjuvant therapy in resectable pancreatic adenocarcinoma. Always, never, sometimes? Dr. Celina Ang
3:00 PM3:10 PMPanel Discussion
3:10 PM3:30 PMCoffee Break
Gall Bladder / Biliary Tract3:30 PM3:50 PMSurgical approach for locally advanced gallbladder cancerDr. Michael D'Angelica
3:50 PM4:10 PMManagement of bile duct injuriesDr. Roberto Hernandez
4:10 PM4:30 PMEndoscopic management of biliary stricturesDr. Satish Nagula
4:30 PM4:50 PMSurgical management for biliary cystadenoma Dr. Peter Kingham
4:50 PM5:10 PMApplications of ICG and ablation in HPB surgery Dr. Eren Berber
5:10 PMAdjournment
Break6:30 PMFaculty Dinner