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Friday, April 28, 2023

2023 Tripartite Surgical Meeting In NY

Keynote Speaker:Jeffrey L. Ponsky, MD, FACS Professor Emeritus of Surgery

Presenting: “Endoscopic Therapy for Myenteric Anomalies of the Foregut”


Schedule of Events:

1:30pm – 2:00pm | Registration

2:00pm – 3:30pm | Scientific Session: Podium Presentations

2:00pm | “Impact of Tumor Downstaging after Neoadjuvant Treatment on Overall Survival Among Patients with Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma: National Cancer Database”
Presenter: Megan L Sulciner, MD (Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston MA)
Discussant: Brock Hewitt, MD (NYU Langone, New York, NY)

2:15pm | “Impact of Adverse Patient Events on Surgeons and Trainees, and Opportunities for Enhancing Recovery”
Presenter: Sara P. Ginzberg, MD (Penn Medicine, Philadelphia, PA)
Discussant: I. Michael Leitman, MD (Mount Sinai Hospital, New York)

2:30pm | “Impact of Novel Anti-Racism Curriculum in Global Surgery Practices”
Presenter: Carolina Torres Perez-Iglesias, MD (Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Cambridge, MA)
Discussant: Collin Brathwaite, MD (NYU Langone, New York, NY)

2:45pm | “Robotic-Assisted Surgery Training (RAST): Assessment of Surgeon Console Ergonomic Skills”
Presenter: Mahir Gachabayov, MD.
Discussant: Filipo Filicori, MD (Northwell Hospital, New York, NY)

3:00pm | “Propensity Weighted Analysis of Chemical VTE Prophylaxis Agents in Severe TBI Population: An EAST Sponsored Multicenter Study”
Presenter: Sirivan Seng, MD (Crozer Health, Philadelphia, PA)
Discussant: Marc S Rubin MD (Mass General Brigham Salem Hospital, Salem MA)

3:15pm | “Outcomes of Adrenalectomy for Pheochromytoma in the NSQIP Database”
Presenter: Minjae Kim, MD (Wyckoff Heights Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York)
Discussant: Gustavo Fernandez-Ranvier, MD (Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY)

3:30pm – 3:55pm | Coffee Break/Exhibitors

4:00pm – 6:00pm | “Controversies in Surgery: Do We Have the Answers?

4:00pm | Trauma: “Welcome and Frame Issues”
Moderator: Fred Milham, MD (South Shore Hospital, Weymouth MA)

4:05pm | “REBOA for Trauma Resuscitation – Best Left on The Shelf? “
Joshua Marks, MD (Penn Medicine, Philadelphia, PA)

4:15pm | “Whole Blood Resuscitation”
Niels Martin, MD (Penn Medicine, Philadelphia, PA)

4:25pm | Discussion

4:30pm | Inguinal Hernias: “Welcome and Frame Issues”
Moderator: Orlando Kirton, MD (Jefferson Health, Philadelphia, PA)

4:35pm | “Lichtenstein”
Douglas Held, MD (Northwell Health, New Hyde Park, NY)

4:45pm | “Shouldice”
Samer Sbayi, MD (Northwell Health, Glen Cove, NY)

4:55pm | “Robot”
Filippo Filicori, MD (Lenox Hill-Northwell Health, New York, NY)

5:05pm Discussion

5:10pm | Surgical Education: “Welcome and Frame issues”
Moderator: Douglas Smink, MD (Brigham and Women’s Faulkner Hospital, Boston, MA)

5:15pm |“Pass/Fail: Can We Do Better Choosing Our Future Trainees?”
Lilian Chen, MD ( Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA)

5:25pm | “Understanding Your Program’s Service to Education Imbalance”
Stephanie Nitzschke, MD (Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston MA)

5:35pm | “Intraoperative 360’s – Feedback from Our OR Colleagues”
Douglas Smink, MD (Mass General Brigham Faulkner Hospital, Boston MA)

5:45pm | Colon Surgery: “Welcome and Frame Issues”
Moderator: Steven A. Fassler, MD ( Jefferson Health, Abington, PA)

5:50pm | The Role of Central Mesocolic Excision in Colon Cancer
Najjia Mahmoud, MD (Penn Medicine, Philadelphia, PA)

6:00pm | Hartmann’s vs Primary Anastomosis in Hinchey III/IV Diverticulitis
Patricia Sylla, MD (Mount Sinai Health System, New York, NY)

6:10pm | Discussion

6:15pm - 7:00pm | Cocktails/Exhibitors

7:00pm - 9:00pm | Dinner/ Lecture

“Endoscopic Therapy of Myenteric Anomalies of The Foregut”
Jeffrey L. Ponsky, MD, FACS, Professor Emeritus of Surgery
Case Western University School of Medicine