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Saturday     Sunday     Monday     Tuesday     Wednesday

7th Annual
INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS FOR FLUORESCENCE GUIDED SURGERY

Planning Committee: Fernando Dip, MD and Raul Rosenthal, MD

Saturday, February 15, 2020

12:00 pm
Registration
12:55 pm
Welcome and Introductions
Fernando Dip, MD and Raul Rosenthal, MD

Basic Concepts

Moderators: Raul Rosenthal, MD and Takeaki Ishizawa, MD
1:00 pm
Basic Concepts of Indocyanine Green (including Q & A)   
Raul Rosenthal, MD
1:15 pm
Scopes of NIR Technology (including Q & A)   
Fernando Dip, MD
1:30 pm
Current Status of NIR Probes (including Q & A)   
Yasuteru Urano, MD

Fluorescent Guided Surgery Equipment

Moderators: Steven Wexner, MD and Luigi Boni, MD
1:45 pm
Review of Equipment Used During Fluorescent Guided Surgery
John Phay, MD and Jason Warram, MD
2:45 pm
Session Faculty Panel Discussion / Q & A
3:15 pm
Break

Video Session – Liver and Biliary Tree

Moderators: Fernando Dip, MD and Jason Warran, MD
3:30 pm
Critical View of Safety Under NIR Visualization (including Q & A)   
Emanuele Lo Menzo, MD
3:40 pm
Technical Tips During Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy(including Q & A)   
Mayank Roy, MD
3:50 pm
NIR in Transplant Surgery (including Q & A)   
Eric Vilbert, MD
4:00 pm
Liver Tumors (including Q & A)   
Takeaki Ishizawa, MD

Video Session – Perfusion Evaluation

Moderators: Alexander Vahrmeijer, MD and Michele Diana, MD
4:10 pm
Rol of Icg in Bariatric Procedures (including Q & A)   
Thomas Carus, MD
4:20 pm
Icg in Gastric Cancer (including Q & A)   
Danny Sherwinter, MD
4:30 pm
Use of Near Infrared Technology in Gastric Cancer
Naoto Takahashi, MD
4:40 pm
Icg in Solid Organs (including Q & A)   
Luigi Boni, MD
4:50 pm
NIR in Endocrine Surgery (including Q & A)   
Michael Bouvet, MD  
5:00 pm
NIR in Plastic Surgery (including Q & A)   
Jaume Masia, MD
5:10 pm
ICG in Brain Tumors (including Q & A)   
John Lee, MD

Video Session – Oncology Tumor Identification and Esterification

Moderators: Raul Rosenthal, MD and John Lee, MD
5:20 pm
Sentinel Lymoh Node Evaluation in Colorectal Surgery (including Q & A)   
Ronan Cahill, MD
5:30 pm
Basic Concepts of New Drugs (including Q & A)   
Alexander Vahrmeijer, MD
5:40 pm
Future of Fluorescent Imaging (including Q & A)   
Michele Diana, MD
5:50 pm
ICG in Colorectal Surgery (including Q & A)   
Steven Wexner, MD
6:00 pm
Adjourn & Reception

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Sunday, February 16, 2020

6:45 AM Registration, Continental Breakfast, and Exhibits
7:50 AM Welcome and Introductions
Fernando Dip, MD and Raul Rosenthal, MD

Cardiovascular Thoracic

Moderators: Jose Navia MD, and Philip Bongiorno MD
8:00 AM State of the Art of NIR technology in Heart Surgery
Derek Muehrcke, MD
8:10 AM Session Faculty Panel Discussion / Q & A

Lymphedema and Distal Perfusion

Moderators: Mark Grove MD, and Terry King, MD
8:20 AM Normal and Abnormal Patterns of Lymphatic Drainage
Miguel Amore, MD
8:30 AM Importance of Fluorescence in Lymph Surgery
Jaume Masia, MD
8:40 AM Session Faculty Panel Discussion / Q & A

Colorectal Surgery

Moderators: Steven Wexner MD and Thomas Carus MD
8:50 AM The Use of Icg in Colorectal Resections - Where are We Now?
Steven Wexner, MD
9:00 AM Real-time Kinetic Fluorescence Image Quantification for Perfusion and Cancer Categorisation with Artificial Intelligence
Ronan Cahill, MD
9:10 AM Indocyanine Green Fluorescence Imaging for Sentinel Lymph Node Detection in Colorectal Cancer
Gabriel Liberale, MD
9:20 AM Ureteral Identification Using Fluorescence Imaging
Mahdi Al-Taher, MD
9:30 AM In Vivo Fluorescence Imaging of the Ureter: An Aspirational Goal to Reduce Ureteral Injury
Warner K. Huh, MD
9:40 AM Single Port Reanastomosis after Hartmann's Resection
Thomas Carus, MD
9:50 AM Fluorescence Imaging in Colorectal Surgery in Japan
Shunijin Ryu, MD
10:00 AM Session Faculty Panel Discussion / Q & A
10:30 AM Break & Visit Exhibits

Selected Topics in Foregut Surgery

Moderators: Raul Rosenthal, MD and Samuel Szomstein, MD
11:00 AM Accuracy of Near Infrared-Guided Surgery in Morbidly Obese Subjects Undergoing Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
Emanuele Lo Menzo, MD
11:10 AM The Use of Fluorescence Imaging in Colon Interposition for Esophageal Replacement: A Technical Note
Danny Sherwinter, MD
11:20 AM Near-Infrared Fluorescence Guided Esophageal Reconstructive Surgery: A Systematic Review
Sylke Schneider-Koriath, MD
11:30 AM Development and Clinical Introduction of the Near Infrared Fluorescent Clip in the gastrointestinal Surgery
Masashi Yoshida, MD
11:40 AM Fluorescence Guided Lymphadenectomy in Upper GI Surgery
Luigi Boni, MD
11:50 AM Use of Near infrared technology in Gastric Cancer
Naoto Takahashi. MD
12:00 PM Session Faculty Panel Discussion / Q & A

Presidential Address

Moderator: Raul Rosenthal, MD
12:30 PM Past, Present and Future of ISFGS
Fernando Dip, MD
1:00 PM Lunch & Visit Exhibits

Endocrine: Thyroid – Parathyroid – Nerves – Adrenals

Moderators: Fernando Dip, MD and Michael Bouvet, MD
2:00 PM Lessons Earned after 800 Thyroidectomies and Parathyroidectomies
Jorge Falco, MD and Fernando Dip, MD
2:10 PM The Discovery of Parathyroid Autofluorescence and its Use in Neck Surgery
John Phay, MD
2:20 PM Fluorescence Imaging of Nerves during Surgery
Jason Warram, MD
2:30 PM Application of Icg in Adrenalectomy
Enrique Elli, MD
2:40 PM The Indications for ICG Fluorescence of Adrenal Glands: The Cleveland Clinic Experience
Eren Berber, MD
2:50 PM Session Faculty Panel Discussion / Q & A

Liver and Biliary Tree

Moderators: Norihiro Kokudo, MD and Conrad Simpfendorfer, MD
3:10 PM ICG Fluorescence Guided Surgery as a Daily Practice in Upper Abdominal Surgery
Norihiro Kokudo, MD
3:20 PM Determination of the Surgical Margin in Laparoscopic Liver Resections using Infrared Indocyanine Green Fluorescence
Takeshi Aoki, MD
3:30 PM Applications of a Laparoscopic Fluorescence Imaging System during Open Hepatectomy: Tumor and Segment Identification, Cholangiography and Angiography
Takeaki Ishizawa, MD
3:40 PM Impact of ICG in Liver Transplant
Eric Vibert, MD
3:50 PM Session Faculty Panel Discussion / Q & A
4:10 PM Break and Visit Exhibits

Oncology Tumor Identification and Esterification

Moderators: Alex Vahrmeijer, MD and Fernando Dip, MD
4:40 PM ICG for Brain Tumor Identification
John Lee, MD
4:50 PM Furthering Precision in Sentinel Node Navigational Surgery a Novel Triple Targeting System
Manish Chand, MD
5:00 PM Correction To: The Impact of Diffgurtnert Doses of Indocyanine Green on the Sentinel Lymph-Node Mapping in Early Stage Endometrial Cancer
Andrea Papadia, MD
5:10 PM Sentinel Lymph Nodes Evaluation during Abdominal Surgery
Giuseppe Spinoglio, MD
5:20 PM Fluorescence vs. Hyperspectral Imaging in Perfusion and Tissue Discrimination
Michele Diana, MD
5:30 PM Session Faculty Panel Discussion / Q & A

Near-Future Techniques - Probes

Moderators: Phil Low, MD and Michele Diana, MD
5:50 PM Future of NIR Fluorescent Probes
Alexander Vahrmeijer, MD
6:00 PM New Advances in NIR Probes
Yasuteru Urano, PhD
6:10 PM Near Infrared Fluorescence-Guided Surgical Navigation for GI Cancers
Michael Bouvet, MD
6:20 PM New Tumor - Targeted Fluorescent Dyes
Phil Low, MD
6:30 PM Where are we going with NIR Technology
Frank Papay, MD
6:40 PM Session Faculty Panel Discussion / Q & A
7:00 PM Adjourn

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19th Annual Surgery of the Foregut Symposium

Activity Directors: Raul Rosenthal, MD & R. Matthew Walsh, MD

Monday, February 17, 2020

6:30 AM Registration. Continental Breakfast, and Exhibits
7:25 AM Welcome and Introductions
Raul Rosenthal, MD

Surgery of the Small Intestine - Part I

Moderators: Kareem Abu-Elmagd, MD and Patricia Byers, MD
7:30 AM Small Bowel Obstruction. Have we made any Progress with Indications When to Operate and When to Observe?
Raul Rosenthal, MD
7:45 AM Small Bowel Ischemia - Acute Disease
Anna Dupree, MD
8:00 AM Small Bowel Ischemia. Chronic Disease
Mark Grove, MD
8:15 AM Second Look Interventions
Conrad Simpfendorfer, MD
8:30 AM Short Gut Syndrome
Patricia Byers, MD
8:50 AM Superior Mesenteric Artery and Arcuate Ligament Syndrome
Raul Rosenthal, MD
9:10 AM Session Faculty Panel Discussion / Q & A
9:30 AM Refreshment Break and Visit Exhibits

Surgery of the Small Intestine - Part II

Moderators: Kareem Abu-Elmagd, MD and Patricia Byers, MD
10:00 AM Diagnosis and Management of Bowel Obstruction in the Bariatric Patient The ABC Classification
Samuel Szomstein, MD
10:15 AM Abdominal Pain and Recurrent Intussusception in the Adult
Emanuele Lo Menzo, MD
10:30 AM Small Bowel Neoplasms. Diagnosis and Treatment Updates
Kareem Abu-Elmagd, MD
10:45 AM Update on Surgical Approach to Enterocutaneous Fistulae
Patricia Byers, MD
11:00 AM Session Faculty Panel Discussion / Q & A

Robert E. Hermann Annual Lecture

Moderators: R. Matthew Walsh, MD and Raul Rosenthal, MD
11:20 AM Intestinal Failure (Including Q & A)
Kareem Abu-Elmagd, MD
12:25 PM Lunch and Visit Exhibits

Liver, Pancreas and Biliary Tree – Part 1

Moderators: R. Matthew Walsh, MD and Conrad Simpfendorfer, MD
1:30 PM Ampullary Tumors
Conrad Simpfendorfer, MD
1:45 PM Open, laparoscopic or Robotic Whipple?
R. Matthew Walsh, MD
2:00 PM The Clinical Spectrum and Relevance of IPNB. Papillary Lesions in the Biliary Tree
Menachem Ben-Haim, MD
2:15 PM Gallblader Cancer
Mayank Roy, MD
2:30 PM Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma - An update
Horacio Asbun, MD
2:45 PM Surgical Strategy for Peri-Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma
Norihiro Kokudo, MD
3:00 PM Session Faculty Panel Discussion / Q & A
3:15 PM Refreshment Break and Visit Exhibits

Liver, Pancreas and Biliary Tree – Part 2

Moderators: Jeffrey Ponsky, MD and Petachia Reissman, MD
3:45 PM Surgery for Acute Necrotizing Pancreatitis. Technique and Outcomes
Jakob Izbicki, MD
4:00 PM Surgical Apparoaches to Endocrine Tumors of the Pancreas. Ablation or Enucleation?
Petachia Reissman, MD
4:15 PM Technical Tips for Liver Resection of HCC with Vascular Invasion
Norihiro Kokudo, MD
4:45 PM ERAS Protocols for Pancreatic Surgery. Lessons Learned from the First 200 Cases
Menachem Ben-Haim, MD
5:00 PM Best Combination of Chemotherapy and Liver Resection for Colorectal Cancer Liver Metastasis
Norihiro Kokudo, MD
5:15 PM ERCP for Complex Disease of the Ampulla and Biliary Tract - An Update
Jeffrey Ponsky, MD
5:30 PM Session Faculty Panel Discussion / Q & A

Special Lecture

Moderators: Raul Rosenthal, MD and Emanuele Lo Menzo, MD
5:45 PM Vision of Precision Surgery. (Including Q & A)
Han Kwang Yang, MD

Abdominal Wall and Diaphragm – Video Forum

Moderators: Jeffrey Ponsky, MD and Menachem Ben-Haim, MD
6:15 PM Paraesophageal Hernias
Pablo Omelanzuk MD
6:25 PM Bochdalek and Morgagni Hernias - Laparoscopic Technique and Outcomes
Emanuele Lo Menzo, MD
6:35 PM Diaphragmatic Paralysis - Technique and Outcomes
Fernando Safdie, MD
6:45 PM Parastomal Hernias
Samuel Szomstein MD
6:55 PM Session Faculty Panel Discussion / Q & A
7:05 PM Adjourn
7:15 PM 2 Hour Symposium Reception

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New Frontiers in Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery

Tuesday, February 18, 2020

6:30 AM Registration. Continental Breakfast, and Exhibits

The Global Metabolic Impact of Bariatric Interventions

Moderators: Scott Shikora, MD and Eric DeMaria, MD
7:30 am Bariatric Surgery and Cardiac Disease
Emanuele Lo Menzo, MD
7:45 AM Obesity, Bariatric Surgery and Cancer
Raul Rosenthal, MD
8:00 AM Bariatric Surgery and Chronic Kidney Disease
David Romero Funes, MD
8:15 AM Bariatric Surgery and Joint Disease
Scott Shikora, MD
8:30 AM Session Faculty Panel Discussion / Q & A

Strategies for Weight Regain after Gastric Bypass and Sleeve Gastrectomy

Moderators: Alan Wittgrove, MD and Matt Hutter, MD
8:45 AM Endoscopic Interventions in Bariatric Surgery - Fact or Fiction?
Natan Zundel, MD
9:00 AM Distalization of Roux Y Gastric Bypass - Which Limb Matters?
Almino Cardoso Ramos, MD
9:15 AM Best Procedure to Convert a Failed Sleeve Gastrectomy
Shanu Kothari, MD
9:30 AM Medical Treatment for Weight Regain - When and What?
Scott Shikora, MD
9:45 AM Session Faculty Panel Discussion / Q & A
10:00 AM Refreshment Break and Visit Exhibits

Obesity / GERD and Bariatric Surgery

Moderators: Shanu Kothari, MD and Matthew Hutter, MD
10:30 AM GERD after Gastric Bypass. Fact or Fiction?
Eric DeMaria, MD
10:45 AM Best Treatment Strategies for GERD after Sleeve
Matt Hutter, MD
11:00 AM Hiatal Hernias/GERD and Bariatric Surgery
Kelvin Higa, MD
11:15 AM Bariatric Surgery and Barrett's Esophagus
Jacques Himpens, MD
11:30 AM Session Faculty Panel Discussion / Q & A

Walter Pories Annual Lecture

Moderators: Raul Rosenthal, MD and Kelvin Higa, MD
11:50 AM The Evolution of Gastric Bypass (Including Q & A)
Alan Wittgrove, MD
12:40 PM Lunch and Visit Exhibits

Selected Topics in Bariatric Surgery – Part 1

Moderators: Eric DeMaria, MD and Ali Aminian, MD
1:40 PM The SADI Procedure - Review of the Literature
Natan Zundel, MD
1:55 PM Gastric Bypass in the Era of SG. When and Why?
Shanu Kothari, MD
2:10 PM Bariatric Surgery Worldwide
Almino Cardoso Ramos, MD
2:25 PM Update on MBSAQIP
Matt Hutter, MD
2:40 PM Session Faculty Panel Discussion / Q & A
3:00 PM Refreshment Break and Visit Exhibits

Selected Topics in Bariatric Surgery – Part 2

Moderators: Almino Cardoso Ramos, MD and Jacques Himpens, MD
3:30 PM Bariatric Interventions and Cholelithiasis - Did Anything Change?
Natan Zundel, MD
3:45 PM ERCP for CBDS in Patients with GBP
Tolga Erim, MD
4:00 PM Highgrade Dysphagia after LSG - And Now What?
Samuel Szomstein, MD
4:15 PM POP for Gastroparesis and Gastric Outlet Obstruction
Tolga Erim, MD
4:30 PM Why Should We Make the OAGB "Great Again"? Review of the Lancet Publication
Eric DeMaria, MD
4:45 PM Session Faculty Panel Discussion / Q & A

Selected Topics in Bariatric Surgery – Part 3

Moderators: Natan Zundel, MD and Shanu Kothari, MD
5:00 PM Individualized Approach in Metabolic Surgery
Ali Aminian, MD
5:15 PM Management of GE Junction leaks after SG
Almino Cardoso Ramos, MD
5:30 PM Reversal and Revision of OAGB for Malnutrition and Gastroparesis
Kelvin Higa, MD
5:45 PM Gastro-Jejunostomy for Chronic Staple Line Disruption after Sleeve
Jacques Himpens, MD
6:00 PM Reversal of GBP for Metabolic Derangements - The Sarr Procedure
Emanuele Lo Menzo, MD
6:15 PM Portal Vein Thrombosis: Neglected Complication of Sleeve Gastrectomy
Ali Aminian MD
6:30 PM Session Faculty Panel Discussion / Q & A
6:45 PM Adjourn

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Complex Clinical Scenarios and Video Presentations in Foregut Surgery

Moderators: Emanuele Lo Menzo, MD


Wednesday, February 19, 2020

7:00 AM Bus Depart the Hotel for Cleveland Clinic Florida
8:00 AM Continental Breakfast

Complex Clinical Scenarios in Foregut and Bariatric Surgery. Extended Video and Case Presentations

Moderators: Emanuele Lo Menzo, MD and Raul Rosenthal, MD
8:00 AM Use of ICG to Assess Perfusion during Colonic Interposition for Graft Ischemia after Ivor Lewis Esophago-Gastrectomy for Cancer (including Q & A)
Emanuele Lo Menzo, MD
8:20 AM Redo Heller-Dor Esophagomyotomy for Recurrent Achalasia (including Q & A)
Raul Rosenthal, MD
8:40 AM Laparoscopic Choledochotomy and Common Bile Duct Exploration with ICG Cholangiography for Impacted Distal Common Bile Duct Stone in a Patient Status Failed and Complicated ERCP with Duodenal Perforation (including Q & A)
Mayank Roy, MD
9:00 AM Laparoscopic Repair of Recurrent Ventral Hernia (including Q & A)
Samuel Szomstein, MD
9:20 AM Proximal Gastrectomy for Recurrent Hiatal Hernia Repair with Mesh Erosion (including Q & A)
Emanuele Lo Menzo, MD
9:40 AM Fluorescent Guided Right Hepatectomy for Metastatic Colorectal Cancer (including Q & A)
Mayank Roy, MD
10:00 AM Break
10:20 AM Technical Pearls in Sleeve Gastrectomy. The Cleveland Clinic Technique after 2300 Cases with a Leak (including Q & A)
Raul Rosenthal, MD
10:50 AM Technical in Paraesophageal Hernia Repair without Mesh (including Q & A)
Emanuele Lo Menzo, MD
11:20 AM Technical Pearls for Gastrparesis. Combined Laparoscopic Nissen Fundoplication, Pyloroplasty and implantation of Gastric Stimulator (including Q & A)
Raul Rosenthal, MD
11:50 AM Working Lunch (No break in schedule)
11:50 AM Distalization of Biliopancreatic Limb for Weight Regain after Roux en Y Gastric Bypass (including Q & A)
Samuel Szomstein, MD
12:20 PM Proximal Gastrectomy and Roux en Y Esophagojejunostomy for Chronic Staple Line Disruption after Sleeve Gastrectomy (including Q & A)
Emanuele Lo Menzo, MD
1:00 PM Adjourn – Bus Departs for The Biltmore Hotel (Coral Gables) from the Clinic Entrance

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Agenda and Faculty are subject to change.