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Exhibitor Events

Take advantage of the various Exhibitor Events taking place throughout the week at Clinical Congress and visit the Innovation Theater located in South Building, Halls ABC, Lower Level, with the Technical Exhibits during lunch time to learn about the latest innovations in surgery and patient care.

Innovation Theater Schedule*

Monday, October 28

12:40–1:00 pm | “Robotic Training with Clinically Proven Results”
Presented by J. Scott Magnuson, MD, FACS
Sponsored by AdventHealth Nicholson Center

1:10–1:30 pm | “Patient Selection and Predicting Outcomes in AWR: Impact of Innovative Biomaterials”
Presented by Eric Mallico, MD, FACS
Sponsored by Gore & Associates

1:40–2:00 pm | “A Revolution in Localization”
Presented by Valerie Gorman, MD, FACS
Sponsored by Hologic

2:10–2:30 pm | “How to Plan for Level 1 Oncoplastic Procedures: A Patient-Centric Approach”
Presented by Anne Peled, MD
Sponsored by Hologic

Tuesday, October 29

11:30–11:50 am | “Preliminary Results of a Prospective Case Series Evaluating SurgiMend® MP in Patients Undergoing Complex Abdominal Hernia Repair”
Presented by Grant V. Bochicchio, MD, MPH
Sponsored by Integra LifeSciences

12:15–1:20 pm | “Beyond ERAS-Employing Opioid-Free Pain Management in the Surgical Setting”
Presented by Ara S. Klijian, MD
Sponsored by Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals

Wednesday, October 30
11:30–11:50 am | “Changing the Paradigm of Soft Tissue Reconstruction: Clinical Outcomes and Value of Integra Dermal Matrices”
Presented by Stephen J. Kovach, MD
Sponsored by Integra LifeSciences

12:00 noon–12:20 pm | “The Pendulum Swing between Synthetic and Biologic Materials for Ventral Hernia Repair”
Presented by Hazam Elariny, MD, PhD, FACS
Sponsored by ACell

12:30–12:50 pm | “Evolution of Patient Population in Hernia Repair and Clinical Need for Biomaterial Solutions”
Presented by Matthew Goldblatt, M.D., FACS
Sponsored by Gore & Associates

*Innovation Theater schedule as of September 18, 2019. For a current listing of sessions with titles and speakers, visit the Innovation Theater in Halls ABC, Monday through Wednesday, between the hours of 9:00 am and 4:30 pm.

Satellite Symposia Schedule*

Monday, October 28

6:15 am | “Minimizing Postoperative Failure in Complex Hernia Repair”
Presented by B. Todd Heniford, MD, FACS
Sponsored by Allergan
Moscone Center, South Building, Rooms 210–211

6:00 pm | “The Value of a Total Practice Mindset with da Vinci Across Hernia, Cholecystectomy, Colon and Foregut”
Presented by Reginald Bell, MD, Thomas Swope, MD, Yuri Novitsky, MD
Sponsored by Intuitive Surgical
W Hotel, Great Room 1&2

Tuesday, October 29

7:30 pm | Stryker Evening Event
Sponsored by Stryker
San Francisco Marriott Marquis, The View Lounge

*Please note: The content presented at the Innovation Theater and Satellite Symposia sessions is not endorsed by the American College of Surgeons. These sessions are not eligible for CME credits or any other credits.