University of Wisconsin–Madison

Archive: Agenda


Friday, May 19, 2017


7:00 Registration, Continental Breakfast & Exhibits

7:35 Introduction – Eugene F Foley, MD, FACS

I. Minimally Invasive Surgery

Moderator: Anne O. Lidor, MD, MPH

7:45 Urgent Management of Bariatric Surgery Complications: Pain, Bleeding and Blockages– Luke Funk, MD, MPH

8:05 The Americas Hernia Society Quality Collaborative: What Surgeons can Learn from Collaboration and Improving Value in Hernia Care – Michael Rosen, MD

8:35 Is There a Role for Robotics in General Surgery? – Jacob A. Greenberg, MD, EdM

8:55 Panel Discussion

9:15 Refreshment Break & Exhibits

II. Emergent General Surgery

Moderator: Angela M. Ingraham, MD, MS

9:30 Emergent Management of Pancreatitis – Hee Soo Jung, MD

9:50 Burn and Wound Management in the Community – Should They Stay or Should They Go?– Angela Gibson, MD, PhD

10:10 Interhospital Hospital Transfers and Communication – John E. Scarborough, MD

10:30 Panel Discussion

III. Breast Surgery

Moderator: Heather B Neuman, MD, MS, FACS

10:50 Benign Disease Overview- Lee G Wilke, MD, FACS

11:10 Ductal Carcinoma In Situ: Current Status of Treatment- Jennifer Steiman, MD, FACS

11:30 Management of Axillary Nodes in the Era of Neoadjuvant Therapy- Tari A. King, MD, FACS


12:00 Panel Discussion

12:20 Break & Exhibitors

12:40 Case Presentation Lunch

1:40 Break & Exhibitors

IV. General Surgery in Pregnant Patients

Moderator: Hee Soo Jung, MD

1:50 Emergency Cesarean Section – Kristen Wells, MD

2:10 Pregnant Patients Undergoing Emergency General Surgery: General Surgeon Perspective– Angela M. Ingraham, MD, MS

2:30 Emergency General Surgery on Pregnant Patient: Obstetrics Perspective – Igor Iruretagoyena, MD

2:50 Panel Discussion

3:10 Refreshment Break & Exhibits

3:25 Instructional Case Session

Case Director: Jon S Matsumura, MD
Case 1: Repair of Aorto-Caval Fistula – Jon S Matsumura, MD
Case 2: Unplanned Bowel Injury – Amber L. Shada, MD
Case 3: Anastomotic Leak and Bleeding – Evie Carchman, MD
Case 4: Avoiding and Recognizing Bile Duct Injuries – Emily R. Winslow, MD, FACS
Case 5: Recurrent Nerve Injuries in (Para)Thyroid Surgery – Susan C. Pitt, MD, MPHS

4:55 Adjourn

5:00 Welcome Reception & Exhibits

Saturday, May 20, 2017


7:00 Continental Breakfast & Exhibits

V. Surgical Oncology

Moderator: Emily R. Winslow, MD, FACS

7:30 Positive Sentinel Lymph Nodes in Melanoma: What is the Role for Completion Lymph Node Dissections? – Heather B Neuman, MD, MS, FACS

7:50 Mental Models for Surgical Decision Making: Can We Fix It? – Margaret L Schwarze, MD, MPP

8:10 Submucosal Gastric Masses – Daniel E. Abbott, MD

8:30 Panel Discussion

8:50 Refreshment Break & Exhibits

VI. Colorectal Surgery

Moderator: Eugene F Foley, MD, FACS

9:10 Surgical Management of Anal Fistulas – Elise Lawson, MD, MSHS

9:30 Anastomotic Leak – Justin Maykel, MD

10:00 Stoma Management – Charles P Heise, MD and Sandra Zastrow, COCN, CWCN

10:20 Panel Discussion

VII. Practice Management

Moderators: Michael P Sloan, MD, FACS and Anne O. Lidor, MD, MPH

10:40 Developing Young Surgeons – James P. Cole, Jr., DO, FACS

11:00 Managing Difficult Patients – Norann Richard, PhD

11:20 Interpersonal Skills and Team Communication – Caprice C. Greenberg, MD, MPH

11:40 Panel Discussion


12:00 Closing Remarks – Eugene F Foley, MD, FACS

12:15 Boxed Lunch & Social