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

Session Code: PS320
Title: The College's International Scholars and Travelers 2017
Date and Time of Session: Wednesday, October 25: 12:45 pm - 4:00 pm
Description: The College has provided Clinical Congress scholarships to outstanding young academic international surgeons. The Year 2017 international scholars and traveling fellows will provide cogent presentations regarding their research or practice, or the face of surgery in their nations. The brief talks by International Guest Scholars, International Surgical Education Scholars, Carlos Pellegrini Traveling Fellow and Exchange Fellows from Australia-New Zealand, Germany and Japan will provide an intimate look into the art and science of surgery as practiced in diverse countries around the globe.
CME Credit Hours: 3
Webcast Package Available: No
Audio Package Available: No
International (INT), General Surgery (GEN)
Credit to Address Regulatory Mandates:
Cultural Competency
Sponsored By:
International Relations Committee
Program Participants:
Waddah B. Al-Refaie, MD, FACS
Cristina R. Ferrone, MD, FACS
Presenter Total Mesorectal Excision (TME) By Combined Transanal and Laparoscopic Assistance: Rationale and Results of a Preliminary Experience
Alberto Biondi, MD
Presenter Management of Breast Cancer in a Teaching Hospital in Ghana - Surgical Challenges
Florence Dedey, BSc, MBChB
Presenter Paradigm Shifts in Post-Mastectomy Breast Reconstruction: an Up To Date and Comparative Analysis of Autologous vs. Implant Based Techniques from a Plastic Surgeon's Viewpoint
Presenter Percutaneous Transhepatic Treatment of Biliary Stricture: Dual or Triple Stents in One or Two Sessions for a Single Tract
Diego Lucas Fernandez, MD
Presenter Perspectives on Surgery: How to Do the Best
Llipsy Teresa Fernandez Santiesteban, MD PhD, MsC, Professor and Researcher
Presenter Nipple Malposition Following Nipple-sparing Mastectomy: How Can We Prevent It?
Ioannis Flessas, MD, MSc, PhD
Presenter Long-term Oncologic Outcome After Laparoscopic Converted Compared To Successful Laparoscopic and Primary Open Resection For Colorectal Cancer
Edgar Jan Bernard Furnee, MD
Presenter Clinical Application of In Vivo Fluorescence Imaging to Hepatobiliary (HPB) surgery
Takeaki Ishizawa, MD PhD FACS
Presenter Status of Surgical Care and Training in North Kivu Province of the DRC
Luc Kalisya Malemo, MD MS
Presenter Suck, Swallow, Breathe: Rethinking the Functional Anatomy of Breastfeeding
Nicola Anne Mills, BHB, MBChB, Dip Paeds, FRACS
Presenter Parastomal Hernia and the CIPHER Study
Neil James Smart, MBBS PhD FRCSEd
Presenter An Exploratory Analysis of the Geographical Distribution of Trauma Incidents in Shenzhen China
Guixi Zhang, MD
Presenter Surgical Management of Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Resection, Radiofrequency Ablation or Transplantation
Kelvin K. Ng, MS, PhD, FCSHK, FRCSEd(GEN)
Presenter Adapting Adoptive Cell Therapy
Jane K Mills, BMedSci, MBBS, MEpi, FRACS
Presenter Optimization of Induction Treatment Based on Survival Analysis for T4 Esophageal Cancer
Tomoki Makino, MD, PHD
Presenter Improvement of Outcomes after Surgery of the Upper Gastrointestinal Tract Using New and Minimally Invasive Technology
Hans F. Fuchs, MD
Speaker Development of Novel Surgical Technique: My Journey So Far
Hemanga Kumar Bhattacharjee, MBBS
Speaker Distance Learning to Support International Surgical Education
Andrew Tambyraja, MD, FRCSEd