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Video-Based Education Webinar Series

The ACS Video-Based Education Committee has developed a monthly webinar series highlighting selected Video-Based Education Sessions from Clinical Congress 2020. During the webinars, a panel of moderators and authors will present videos and participate in a live Q&A.

Pancreas Surgery I

Presented April 20, 2021

This month, we are sharing presentations from Pancreas Surgery I. Attendees will gain familiarity with various surgical operations and conditions to help them identify areas where they might explore further training to improve skills and patient outcomes. Don’t miss the highlights from these important presentations on pancreas surgery:

  • Laparoscopic Duodenum Preserving Pancreatic Head Resection: A Case Report
  • Robot Assisted Pancreato-Duodenectomy: Tips and Tricks for an Easy and Fast Workflow
  • Robotic Left-Subtotal Splenopancreatectomy for a Pancreatic Neck Carcinoma Compressing the Splenomesenteric Confluence
  • Laparoscopic Treatment of Annular Pancreas
  • Robotic Pancreaticoduodenectomy/Cholecystectomy for Solid Pseudopapillary Neoplasm
  • Triangle Procedure for Borderline Resectable Pancreatic Cancer

Recording coming soon

Hepatobiliary Surgery I

Presented March 16, 2021

  • Totally Robotic Caudate Lobe Liver Resection
  • Robotic Partial Sectionectomy for Metastatic Colon Adenocarcinoma
  • Central Hepatectomy Combined with Caudate Resection for a Large HCC
  • Full Robotic Left Sectionectomy Partially Extended to the Fourth Segment for Left Bile Duct Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Laparoscopic Extended Left Hepatectomy for Giant Hemangioma
  • Robotic Right Hepatectomy with Intracapsular Division of the Right Hepatic Duct
  • Hepatectomy Margin Determination with Real Time Fluorescence Guided Imaging
  • Robotic Resection of Right Posteriosuperior Metastatic Lesions
  • Robotic Klatskin Tumor Type 3b Resection

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Bariatric Surgery I

Presented February 16, 2021

Presentations include:

  • Laparoscopic Reversal of Roux-en-y Gastric Bypass
  • Chronic Staple Line Disruption with Intra-Abdominal Abscess and Reconstruction of GI Tract with Esophagojejunostomy Anastomosis
  • Totally Laparoscopic Transgastric Resection of a Gastric Submucosal Fibrolipoma and Cocnomitant Sleeve Gastrectomy in a Morbidly Obese Patient
  • Robotic Completion Gastrectomy for Recurrent Anastomotic Ulcers after Gastrojejunostomy
  • Ligamentum Teres Fundoplication for Intractable Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease in a Patient with Prior Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Ventral Hernia Obstruction Post Laparoscopic Mini Gastric Bypass Leading to Gastrojejunostomy Leak

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Subject-Oriented Symposium II: Challenging Hernias

Presented January 19, 2021

Presentations include:

  • Transversus Abdominis Release with Bridged Repair in a Loss of Domain Incisional Hernia after a Previous Failed Anterior Component Separation
  • Incarcerated Giant Paraconduit Hernia Three Years after Minimally Invasive Esophagectomy
  • Robotic Bilateral Sciatic Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopic Repair of Traumatic Diaphragmatic and Flank Hernias
  • De Garengeot Hernia: Concurrent Femoral Hernia Repair and Appendectomy

A free recording of this webinar will remain available through May 1, 2021.

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General Surgery: Gastrointestinal Disease

Presented December 1, 2020

This webinar focused on highlights from these important sessions on gastrointestinal disease:

  • Chronically Bleeding Dieulafoy Lesion
  • Laparoscopic Truncal Vagotomy with Gastrojejunostomy for Duodenal Stricture
  • Surgical Management and Technique of Gastric Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors Based on Location
  • Laparoscopic Resection of Multivisceral GastroIntestinal Stromal Tumor (GIST) with Intratumoral Bleeding
  • Laparoscopic Removal of Ingested Foreign Body in the Proximal Jejunum
  • Laparoscopic Splenectomy for Severe Splenomegaly
  • Improved Laparoscopic Jejunostomy Tube Placement

A free recording of this webinar will remain available through March 1, 2021.

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For questions about the webinar series, contact M. Jane Burns, MJHL, at or Christopher Ratliff at