AGENDA
October 19, 2018

7:00 – 8:00 AM Breakfast
8:00 AM Introduction – Dr. Ganesh Gunasekaran, MD and Dr. Federico Aucejo, MD

Session 1: Liver
8:10-8:30 AM – Current status of minimally invasive liver surgery
Juan Pablo Rocca, MD Montefiore Medical Center, NY

8:30-8:50 AM – Laparoscopic donor hepatectomy
Benjamin Samstein, MD New York Presbyterian Hospital, NY

8:50-9:10 AM – Ablation and laparoscopic technology for liver tumors
Eren Berber, MD Cleveland Clinic

9:10-9:30 AM  – Application of ALPPS (Associated Liver Partition and Portal vein ligation for Staged hepatectomy): Update
Nabil Dagher, MD New York University, NY

9:30-9:50 AM  – Surgical management of colorectal cancer liver metastasis: The Sloan Kettering Experience
Michael D’Angelica, MD Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, NY

9:50-10:10 AM  -Panel Discussion
Juan Pablo Rocca MD, Benjamin Samstein, MD, Eren Berber, MD, Nabil Dagher, MD,  Michael D’Angelica, MD    

10:10-10:30 AM
Coffee Break

Session 2: Liver Transplant/Biliary Tract/Gall Bladder
10:30-10:50 AM – Liver transplantation for colorectal cancer liver metastasis (CRLM): Are we ready to expand the indication?
Federico Aucejo, MD Cleveland Clinic

10:50-11:10 AM – Liver resection versus liver transplant for hepatocellular carcinoma: Where do we draw the line?
Myron Schwartz, MD Mount Sinai Medical Center, NY

11:10-11:30 AM –  The role of Pre –operative drainage for patients with peri- hilar malignancy
William Jarnagin, MD, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, NY

11:30-11:50 AM – Surgical management of cholangiocarcinoma: Tips from Mount Sinai Medical Center Experience
Ganesh Gunasekaran, MD Mount Sinai Medical Center, NY

11:50 AM-12:10 PM – Management of bile duct injuries
Thomas Diflo, MD Westchester Medical Center, Valhalla, NY

12:10-12:30 PM –  Surgical management of gallbladder cancer: What has changed?
Flavio Paterna MD, Rutgers New Jersey Medical School

12:30-12:50 PM Panel discussion
Federico Aucejo, MD, Myron Schwartz, MD, William Jarnagin, MD, Thomas Diflo, MD,  Flavio Paterna MD, Ganesh Gunasekaran, MD

12:50-2:00 PM Lunch Break – 1 Hour (On your own)

Section 3: Pancreas
2:00-2:20 PM –  Resection for IPMN
Kevin El-Hayek, MD Cleveland Clinic, Ohio

2:20-2:40 PM – Vascular resection in pancreatic cancer
Sarah Bellemare, MD Montefiore Medical Center, NY

2:40-3:00 PM – Role of neoadjuvant chemotherapy in locally advanced pancreatic adenocarcinoma
Sofya Pintova, MD Mount Sinai Cancer of Brooklyn, NY

3:00-3:20 PM –  Current status of minimally invasive pancreatic resection
Kevin El-Hayek, MD Cleveland Clinic, Ohio

3:20-3:40 PM –  Current role of endoscopic resection for Ampullary tumors
Chistopher DiMaio, MD Mount Sinai Medical Center, NY

Session 4: Oncology
3:40-4:00 PM –  Molecular classification and outcome prediction in liver cancer: any role for liquid biopsy
Augusto Villanueva, MD Mount Sinai Medical Center, NY

4:00-4:20 PM – Updates in clinical trials in pancreatobiliary cancer
Sofya Pintova, MD Mount Sinai Cancer of Brooklyn, NY

4:20-4:40 PM –  Updates in clinical trials in liver cancer: time for precision medicine?
Augusto Villanueva, MD Mount Sinai Medical Center, NY

Panel discussion
Kevin El-Hayek, MD, Sarah Bellemare, MD, Sofya Pintova, MD, Chistopher DiMaio, MD, Augusto Villanueva, MD

Adjourn