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Program and Abstracts

61st Annual Meeting
SOCIETY FOR SURGERY OF THE ALIMENTARY TRACT
May 2-5, 2020
McCormick Place - Chicago, IL
in partnership with Digestive Disease Week®


Program (Subject to Change)

All rooms at McCormick Place unless otherwise indicated.

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Ticketed Session indicates a Ticketed Session requiring a separate registration and fee.
Plenary presentation indicates a Plenary presentation that is also being presented at the Residents & Fellows Research Conference; participation in and attendance at this conference is by invitation only.
Tracks
Esophagus, Gastric, Bariatric, & Metabolic GI Tract
Hepatobiliary & Pancreas Education, Quality, Outcomes, & Policy
Small Bowel, Abdominal Wall, Hernia, & Colorectal General & Society Business

SATURDAY, MAY 2, 2020
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
S105bc
RESIDENTS & FELLOWS RESEARCH CONFERENCE (NON-CME, by invitation only)
 
Plenary presentation By invitation only. The participating presentations are indicated throughout this program by the icon to the left.
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
S105a
QUICK SHOT SESSION: GI TRACT I
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
S105d
QUICK SHOT SESSION: GI TRACT II
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
S105a
QUICK SHOT SESSION: GI TRACT III
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
S105d
QUICK SHOT SESSION: GI TRACT IV
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
S100c
DDW COMBINED CLINICAL SYMPOSIUM (SSAT-ACCREDITED):
BUILDING YOUR TEAM OF TEAMS: VALUE-BASED CARE
 
Sponsored by: SSAT, AASLD, AGA, ASGE
Moderators: Meena B. Bansal, New York, NY
Jonathan Efron, Baltimore, MD

WHAT IS VALUED BASED CARE AND HOW CAN SPECIALISTS CONTRIBUTE AND BENEFIT?
Meena B. Bansal, New York, NY

INSTITUTES AND SERVICE LINES: SUCCESSFULLY CREATING VALUE THROUGH TEAM WORK
Conor P. Delaney, Cleveland, OH

CREATING VALUE ARE BUNDLES THE ANSWER?
Jonathan Efron, Baltimore, MD

SPECIALTY MEDICAL HOMES ARE THEY THE ANSWER?
Lawrence R. Kosinksi, Chicago, IL

Q&A

CONTINUING CONVERSATIONS
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
S105a
CLINICAL WARD ROUNDS:
SURGICAL APPROACHES TO REVISIONAL FOREGUT SURGERY
 
Moderator: Anne O. Lidor, Madison, WI

INTRODUCTION
Anne O. Lidor, Madison, WI

WORK UP AND SURGICAL OPTIONS
Ezra Teitelbaum, Chicago, IL

DIFFICULT HIATAL CLOSURE: TIPS AND TRICKS
Amber Shada, Madison, WI

HOW TO DEAL WITH UNEXPECTED INTRA-OPERATIVE COMPLICATIONS
Vic Velanovich, Tampa, FL

PANEL & AUDIENCE DISCUSSION
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
S105d
VIDEO SESSION: GI TRACT
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
S105d
INTERNATIONAL COMMITTEE PANEL:
INTERNATIONAL UPDATES ON RECENT ADVANCES IN DIGESTIVE SURGERY
 
Moderators: Marco G. Patti, Chicago, IL
Katsuhiko Yanaga, Tokyo, Japan

CURRENT STATUS OF VIRTUAL SIMULATORS
Daniel B. Jones, Wayland, MA

ROBOTIC SURGERY OF THE ALIMENTARY TRACT
Graziano Pernazza, Rome, Italy

REDO SURGERY FOR FAILED BARIATRIC PROCEDURES
Mousa Khoursheed, Kuwait

MINIMALLY INVASIVE PANCREATIC SURGERY
Tobias Keck, Luebeck, Germany

PANEL & AUDIENCE DISCUSSION
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
S100c
DDW COMBINED CLINICAL SYMPOSIUM (AGA-ACCREDITED):
NEW DIRECTIONS IN BILE DUCT CANCER
 
Sponsored by: AGA, AASLD, SSAT, ASGE
Moderators: Sumera Rizvi, Rochester, MN
Nataliya Razumilava, Ann Arbor, MI

INTRODUCTIONS

LIVER TRANSPLANTATION FOR INTRAHEPATIC CHOLANGIOCARCINOMA
Julie Heimbach, Rochester, MN

ENDOSCOPIC ULTRASOUND IN STAGING OF CHOLANGIOCARCINOMA
Vinay Chandrasekhara, Rochester, MN

NOVEL(AND GOOD OLD) ENDOSCOPIC APPROACHES IN CHOLANGIOCARCINOMA MANAGEMENT
Amrita Sethi, New York, NY

PRECISION MEDICINE IN CHOLANGIOCARCINOMA
Rachna Shroff, Phoenix, AZ

Q&A

CONTINUING CONVERSATIONS
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
S105bc
QUICK SHOT SESSION: ESOPHAGUS, GASTRIC, BARIATRIC, & METABOLIC I
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
S105a
RESIDENT & FELLOW WORKSHOP (NON-CME)
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
South Hall A
DDW KENTUCKY DERBY RECEPTION
 
Put on your best hats to celebrate the start of DDW 2020, derby style! Join us to ring in the Run for the Roses with friends, southern fare and spirits. The opening reception will be held Saturday, May 2 at 5:30 p.m. in McCormick Place.

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