American College Of Surgeons - Inspiring Quality: Highest Standards, Better Outcomes

Session Code: PS406
Title: Robotic Gastrointestinal Surgery: Help or Hype?
Date and Time of Session: Thursday, October 20: 8:00 am - 9:30 am
Description: This panel will discuss the efficacy and cost effectiveness of robotic surgery by reviewing the quality of clinical outcomes in general surgery. The panel will also explore how next generation robots may impact complex operations in the future.
CME Credit Hours: 1.5
Webcast Package Available: Yes
Audio Package Available: Yes
Colon and Rectal Surgery (CRS)
Credit to Address Regulatory Mandates:
Patient safety
Sponsored By:
Advisory Council for General Surgery, Committee on Emerging Surgical Technology and Education
Program Participants:
Yuman Fong, MD, FACS
Dmitry Oleynikov, MD, FACS
Speaker Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery for Benign Disorders
Dmitry Oleynikov, MD, FACS
Speaker Gastric and Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery Cancer Surgery
Woo Jin Hyung, MD, PhD
Speaker Colorectal Surgery
Elisabeth (Lisa) C. McLemore, MD, FACS, FASCRS
Speaker Hepatectomy
Yuman Fong, MD, FACS
Speaker Pancreatectomy
A James Moser, MD FACS