2023 Schedule

Thursday, February 2, 2023
7:30 am Continental Breakfast
8:15 am Welcome and Introduction: Jon King, MD, FACS, Moderator
8:30 am Future Directions in Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery: Mackenzie Landin, MD
9:00 am Extent of Surgical Treatment of Thyroid Nodules and Thyroid Cancer: David Hughes, MD, FACS
9:45 am Overview of Soft Tissue Sarcoma for the General Surgeon: Jason Wiseman, MD, MSPH
10:15 am Break/Exhibits
10:30 am Surgeon Advocacy: Christine Lovato, MD
11:15 am Axillary Management in Breast Cancer: Wiseman
11:45 am Q & A Panel
12:00 pm Lunch
12:45 pm Modern Management of Melanoma and why Immunotherapy Matters: Wiseman
1:30 pm The Incidental Adrenal Mass: Biochemical Work Up, Imaging Characteristics, Malignancy Risk Stratification and the Current Indications for Adrenalectomy: Hughes
2:15 pm “When the Right Thing, Is the Hard Thing” Knowing Your Rights and Responsibilities As a Provider When It Comes to Behavioral Health: Landin
3:00 pm Break/Exhibits
3:15 pm Update from The American College of Surgeons: Danielle Walsh, MD, FACS
4:00 pm Bariatric Complications for the General Surgeon—Part I: Landin
4:45 pm Q & A Panel
5:15 pm Adjourn

Friday, February 3, 2023
7:30 am Continental Breakfast
8:30 am Adjuncts for Parathyroidectomy: Intraoperative PTH Monitoring, Frozen Section, Auto-Fluorescence, Radio-guidance: Hughes Preoperative Hernia Optimization: S. Scott Davis, Jr. MD
9:15 am Digital Health in Surgery: Danielle Walsh, MD, FACS
9:45 am Understanding the Underrepresented Minorities in Medicine: Bellal Joseph, MD, FACS
10:15 am Break/Exhibits
10:30 am Bariatric Complications for the General Surgeon—Part 2: Landin
11:15 am Anorectal Potpourri: Hemorrhoids and Fissures or Cancer – Oh My!: Kyle Cologne, MD
11:45 am Q & A Panel
12:00 pm Lunch
12:45 pm Minimally Invasive Inguinal Hernia Repair: Davis
1:15 pm Save the Colon! Advanced Endoscopy Resection of Benign Lesions: Cologne
1:45 pm Frailty in Trauma & Emergency Surgery: Joseph
2:30 pm Break/Exhibits
2:45 pm Now What? – Challenging Emergecny General Surgery Case Panel Discussion: Jon King, MD
3:15 pm Six Sigma in Surgery and Quality Improvement: Cologne
4:00 pm Abdominal Wall Reconstruction: Retrorectus, TAR and ETEP: Davis
4:30 pm Q & A Panel
4:30 pm Adjourn

Saturday, February 4, 2023
7:30 am Breakfast
8:00 am Preoperative Hernia Optimization: S. Scott Davis, Jr. MD
8:30 AM Resident Presentations
9:30 am Rectal Foreign Bodies: Get This Thing Out!: Cologne
10:00 am Break
10:15 am Finding the Right Plane in Laparoscopic Colectomy: Cologne
10:45 am Laparoscopic Giant Paraesophageal Hernia Repair: Davis
11:15 am Q & A Panel
12:00 pm Adjourn

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