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The Minimal Invasive Surgery Associations of Switzerland (Swiss-MIS, former SALTC), Germany (DGAV-CAMIC) and Austria (AMIC) announce:

The 18th Tripartite Meeting in Minimal Invasive Surgery (Dreiländertreffen)


In association with the 28th Symposium of the Association Suisse Romande de Chirurgie Coelioscopique ASRCC

 

Guest MIS Society
Société Française de Chirurgie Endoscopique SFCE


Program Highlights:

flash sessions on novelties in all disciplines of minimal invasive surgery

updates and state of the art lectures by international eminent speakers

4 nations-expert panel discussion of clinical cases with interactive audience voting system

keynote lectures on hot topics in surgery

best minimal inva­­­sive surgery video competition: presentations & prizes


Preliminary Program

 Thursday, 27 February 2020

 

8:15
Opening and welcome words from president(s)
 

 


8:30
ASRCC Flash sessions: new and hot in MIS
Gynecology
Urology
upperGI
Colorectal
Parietology
 

 


9:30
Multidisciplinary session: endometriosis
Shaving vs. resection for rectal involvement
Management of ureter involvement
Fertility after pelvic surgery
 

 


10:15
Coffee break
 

 


10:45
Keynote lecture: The transoral thyroidectomy
 

 


11:15
COLORECTAL SESSION
TaTME: where we stand in 2020
Standardized minimal invasive right hemicolectomy with CME: concept of the German CME group
Management of the occlusive colorectal cancer: lessons learned from the Association Française de Chirurgie (AFC) database
 

 


12:00
Innovation lecture:
Single port robotics: first experiences with the Da Vinci SP robot
 

 


12:30
Short 3x CR case presentations to expert panel
 

 


13:00
Lunch Break
 

 


14:00
HBP SESSION
MIS for necrotizing pancreatitis
MIS liver/biliary surgery
MIS pancreas resection
ERAS in HBP surgery
 

 


15:30
Short 3x HBP case presentations to expert panel
 

 


16:00
Coffee break
 

 


16:30
Keynote lecture: Have we learned to measure complications yet?
 

 


16:50
Novelties in managing complications with MIS
Upper GI/bariatrics
HBP: the biliary fistula
Colorectal
 

 


17:40
Keynote lecture: Artificial intelligence in Surgery
 

 


18:00
Best video award session – ALA surgery platform
5 Videos
Public vote and award (jury and public prize)
 

 


18:30
End of 1st day
 

 

 Friday, 28 February 2020

 

8:30
UPPER GI & BARIATRICS SESSION
Paraesophageal hernia: is the mesh controversy over?
Bariatrics novelties/controversies
Robotic esofageal surgery
Laparoscopic vs. Open oncological gastrectomy
 

 


10:00
Short 3x Upper GI case presentations to expert panel
 

 


10:30
Coffee break
 

 


11:00
Keynote lecture: The quest for simplicity in surgery
 

 


11:20
HERNIA SESSION
Component separation techniques: open surgery
component separation techniques: MIS
Iguinal hernia : mesh fixation controversies
Robotic hernia repair
 

 


12:30
Lunch break
 

 


13:30
Keynote lecture: Life-work balance for surgeons
 

 


13:50
Surgical training in MIS in 4 European countries: systems, challenges and opportunities for growth and exchange
France • Germany • Austria • Switzerland
Discussion/Comment
 

 


14:30
Keynote lecture: Lessons learned from running a multidisciplinary department
 

 


14:50
Coffee break
 

 


15:10
Video session MIS in emergency: tips & tricks
Peritonitis and post-op septic complications
Internal hernia post bariatric surgery
The rotten cholecystitis
Small bowel occlusion
Upper GI perforation
Incarcerated hernia
 

 


16:30
Meeting Closure
 

 



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