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General Thoracic Skills:
Management of Thoracic Tumors in 2017

Saturday, April 29, 2017 | 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Course Chair: *Virginia R. Litle, Boston University
Course Co-Chair: Kazuhiro Yasufuku, University of Toronto
8:00 AM - 8:05 AM Welcome and Introduction
*Virginia R. Litle, Boston University
8:05 AM - 8:15 AM Social Media and Your Cancer Patient: Are There Boundaries?
*Brendon M. Stiles, New York Presbyterian Hospital
Challenges in Pre-operative Cancer Management
8:15 AM - 8:35 AM Enrollment of Patients in Clinical Trials: Shared Decision Making
*Nasser K. Altorki, New York Hospital-Cornell University
8:35 AM - 8:50 AM Smoking Cessation: How to Get Patients to Stop
Matt Steliga, University of Arkansas
8:50 AM - 9:05 AM Pre-habilitation of the Thoracic Patient
*Michael T. Jaklitsch, Brigham & Women's Hospital
9:05 AM - 9:15 AM From 3D to 5D Planning: Indications in Clinical Practice
*Shanda H. Blackmon, Mayo Clinic
9:15 AM - 9:30 AM Panel Discussion
9:30 AM - 9:50 AM Coffee Break
9:50 AM - 10:10 AM Creative Esophageal Replacement: When the Stomach Won’t Work
*Wayne L. Hofstetter, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
10:10 AM - 10:30 AM Uniportal VATS
*Gaetano Rocco, NCI, Pascale Foundation
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM Prone Versus Lateral Minimally Invasive Esophagectomy
Anil K. Agarwal, Agrasen Hospital
10:50 AM - 11:05 AM Sentinel Node Mapping in NSCLC: How I Do It
*Yolonda L. Colson, Brigham & Women's Hospital
11:05 AM - 11:30 AM Complex minimally Invasive Segmental Lung Resections
*David C. Rice, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Panel Discussion
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Combined Luncheon Speaker
*W. Gerald Austen, Massachusetts General Hospital
Imaging in Thoracic Surgery
1:00 PM - 1:15 PM Optimal Imaging after RFA and SBRT
*Hiran C. Fernando, Boston Medical Center
1:15 PM - 1:30 PM Image-based Therapy for GGO: Use of the Hybrid Operating Room to Localize
*Raphael Bueno, Brigham & Women's Hospital
1:30 PM - 1:45 PM Navigational Bronchoscopy
NoMichael I. Ebright, Columbia University
1:45 PM - 2:00 PM Spy for Imaging the Gastric Conduit
Daniela Molena, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Rescue Strategies in Thoracic Surgery
2:00 PM - 2:25 PM Airway Injury during Esophagectomy
*Sebastien Gilbert, The Ottawa Hospital
2:25 PM - 2:30 PM Vascular Injuries during VATS, RATS and Laps
Melanie A. Edwards, St. Louis University
2:30 PM - 2:45 PM Creating the Best Cervical Esophagostomy: Length and Location
*Steven R. DeMeester, Oregon Clinic
2:45 PM - 3:00 PM Endobronchial Valves and Postoperative Air Leaks
*Varun Puri, Washington University
3:00 PM - 3:15 PM Conduit Revision after MIE: The Difficult Conduit
*Matthew J. Schuchert, University of Pittsburgh
3:15 PM - 3:30 PM Panel Discussion
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