Programme Overview

 

Draft - subject to change

Sunday 7 October

1830 Welcome Function 

1930 Faculty Dinner (invitation only)

Monday 8 October

Cancer Nurse Co-ordinator Session click here

          
0820   Mihi whakatau (Welcome)      
             
0830

  Welcome by Wendy Brown
(President) 
  Welcome by Arthur Richardson
(President) 
         

  Combined - Session 1 :  Measuring Risk in surgery 
    Preoperative physiological testing: CEPEX
Preoperative psychological testing?
Risk assessment tools
Assessing the surgeon for risk management:MORSIM
What does the patient want to know?
Panel Discussion

     
1030

  Morning tea
 

1100

 
Session 2: Management of metastatic Gastric Cancer

  Session 2: Cases at the edge: specific surgical techniques to reduce specific risks
    Radiological Staging   Bile leak post hepatectomy
    Surgical   Biliary stricture following biliary reconstruction
    Radiation   Small remnant syndrome and ALPPS
    Chemotherapy   Delayed emptying following pancreaticoduodenectomy
    Panel Discussion   Pancreatic leak following distal pancreatectomy
        Central pancreatectomy: when and how
        The difficult pancreaticojejunostomy
        Discussion
1230
  
  Lunch
(AGM ANZGOSA)
   
      

1330
  
  Session 3:
Free papers ANZGOSA 
  Session 3:
Free papers ANZHPBA

1530

  Afternoon tea 
1600
  Session 4: Reducing the risk
 
Session 4: The great debate: open-laparoscopic-robot?

    Risks of and management of complications   1. A solitary colorectal liver metastasis in segment 7
    Patient centred outcomes   Open approach / Laparoscopic approach  / Robotic approach / Discussion

    Techniques to reduce reflux post oesophagectomy   2. A 4 cm neuroendocrine tumour in the pancreatic body
    Surgical techniques to reduce Ivor Lewis anastomotic leak   
  Open approach / Laparoscopic approach  / Robotic approach / Discussion

    How to avoid chyle leak                                                  3. A 2cm adenocarcinoma in the pancreatic head
    Discussion     Open approach / Laparoscopic approach  / Robotic approach / Discussion
         
1830                              Conference Dinner

Tuesday 9 October - conjoint


0830
  Session 5 : Risks to your practice
   
  Governance Risk: the surgeon as director
        Cyber risk for surgical practices
        Medico legal and audit by professional bodies
        Centralization of practice
        Practice bench marking and risk adjustment
        Panel Discussion
         
1000  
Morning Tea
         
1030

  Session 6 : Risk It or Too Risky: Issues in managing HPB/Upper GI emergencies as a non-specialist Surgeon

 
Perforated oesophagus
        Ruptured GIST
        Acute PV thrombosis
        Spontaneous hepatic haemorrhage
        The difficult gallbladder
        Gastric volvulus
        Perforated gastric ulcer 
        Pancreatic trauma
         
1230

  Lunch
(ANZHPBA AGM)
         
1330

  Session 7 : Quikshots: ANZGOSA / ANZHPBA fellow presentations

1500   
Afternoon tea

1530
  Session 8 : Managing the fallout: Rescue and salvage
        Red head/blue head: How the AllBlacks manage expectation, setbacks and stress
        What the surgeon should do for the patient  
        The second victim  
        What the patient wants  
        Discussion  
             
1730    Conference Close  

as at 29 November 2017

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