Surgical Agenda

Saturday, November 11, 2017

Surgical Track

SURGICAL TRACK
Session VIII-D: Debates in IBD Surgery

Co-Moderators: Paulo G. Kotze, MD and Sonia Ramamoorthy, MD, FACS, FASCRS

7:55 am

Welcome and introduction
Phillip R. Fleshner, MD, Amy L. Lightner, MD, and Feza Remzi, MD

8:00 am

Debate 1: The best technique for ileal pouch surgery: Top to bottom vs. Bottom to top

Pro: Top to bottom is the best technique for ileal pouch surgery
Neil Hyman, MD

Con: Bottom to top is the best technique for ileal pouch surgery
Andre D'Hoore, MD, PhD

8:30 am

Discussion, synthesis, and consensus

8:40 am

Debate 2: The best permanent stoma in IBD patients: End vs. Continent ileostomy

Pro: End ileostomy is the best permanent stoma in IBD patients
Javier P. Salgado, MD

Con: Continent ileostomy is the best permanent stoma in IBD patients
David Dietz, MD

9:10 am

Discussion, synthesis, and consensus

9:20 am

Debate 3: Do biologics heal anal fistulas? Definitely vs. Absolutely not

Pro: Biologics definitely heal anal fistulas
Paulo G. Kotze, MD

Con: Biologics absolutely do not heal anal fistulas
Willem Bemelman, MD

9:50 am

Discussion, synthesis, and consensus

10:00 am

Break

Willem Bemelman, MD
David Dietz, MD
Andre D’Hoore, MD, PhD
Phillip Fleshner, MD
Neil H. Hyman, MD
Paulo G. Kotze, MD
Amy L. Lightner, MD
Sonia Ramamoorthy, MD, FACS, FASCRS
Feza Remzi, MD
Javier P. Salgado, MD

SURGICAL TRACK
Session IX-D: Challenges in IBD Surgery

Co-Moderators: David Dietz, MD, Javier P. Salgado, MD, and Daniel von Allmen, MD

10:30 am

When should a mucosectomy IPAA be done instead of a stapled IPAA?
Feza Remzi, MD

10:50 am

How to optimally use robotics in IBD surgery
Sonia Ramamoorthy, MD, FACS, FASCRS

11:10 am

Can stem cell therapy treat Crohn's disease fistulae?
Amy L. Lightner, MD

11:30 am

Does the choice of surgical technique impact recurrence rates following ileocolic resection for Crohn's disease?
Philiip Fleshner, MD

11:50 am

What sphincter preserving operations can be performed in patients with large bowel Crohn's disease?
Scott Strong, MD

12:10 pm

Panel discussion

12:50 pm

Lunch break

David Dietz, MD
Phillip Fleshner, MD
Amy L. Lightner, MD
Sonia Ramamoorthy, MD, FACS, FASCRS
Feza Remzi, MD
Javier P. Salgado, MD
Scott Strong, MD
Daniel von Allmen, MD