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Scientific Program Day 2

Sunday 03 November, 2019

Session One - Update on Endoscopy

09:00 Colonoscopy recertification - MR BRIAN KIRKBY
09:15 Colonoscopy national standards - DR ENOKA GONSALKORALA
09:30 Sessile serrated adenomas: What you need to know - DR BROOKE KIRKBY
09:45 EMR for dummies: Equipment, pitfalls etc. - TBA
10:00 Ovesco full thickness excision: Latest technology - TBA
10:15 ERCP in a regional centre: Lessons learnt - MR ANDREW LOWE

10:30-11:00 MORNING TEA WITH INDUSTRY

Session Two - Innovation and Training 

11:00 Robotics and technology in Colorectal Surgery - DR SAMANTHA QUADE
11:30 Training and experience in laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery: What is required for safe surgery in regional centres? - DR JOHN LUMLEY
11:50 Breast surgical training and the future - MR BEN GREEN
12:10 Rural research and innovation: How do we proceed? - A/PROF MATTHIAS WICHMANN
12:30 Regional surgical training hubs: How to go about it - PROF GLENN GUEST
12:50 Q+A

13:00-14:00 LUNCH WITH INDUSTRY 
13:00-14:00 Trainees with Rural Coach - DR DAMIAN FRY

Session Three - Upper GI/Bariatric Surgery

14:00 Modern Bariatric Surgery: What is required? - DR STUART EATON
14:20 A lifetime of bariatric experience in a regional centre - MR STEPHEN CLIFFORTH
14:40 Major uppergastrointestinal surgery: What should we be doing? A regional perspective - MR KONTOKU SHIMOKAWA 
15:00 TBA
15:20 Q+A

15:30-16:00 AFTERNOON TEA WITH INDUSTRY

Session Four - Surgical Conundrums

16:00 Anal fistula surgery in the modern age - DR JOHN LUMLEY
16:15 Axillary dissection for breast cancer - MR BEN GREEN
16:30 Oncoplastic breast surgery: How I do it - DR EMMA GANNON 
16:45 Rural surgical specialisation: What is the future? - MR IAN CAMPBELL
17:00 Vascular emergencies - MR MICHAEL CONDOUS
17:15 Q+A

17:30 PROGRAM CLOSE

FROM 19:00 PSA DINNER