The program offers a unique opportunity for practicing HPB, surgical oncology and transplant physicians to receive practical training and instruction in minimally invasive HPB surgery. Participants will receive a full day of learning objectives followed by hands-on lab experience. By receiving an intensive and focused training and education experience, course attendees will strengthen and broaden their practice by learning additional modern treatment options to provide to their patients.
|8:00 a.m.||Registration/Course Introduction||Dr. Iannitti|
|8:30 a.m.||Overview of Laparoscopic HPB Surgery
Ultrasound in HPB Surgery
Tumor Ablation Technologies
Laparoscopic Biliary Surgery
Laparoscopic Pancreatic Procedures
Laparoscopic Liver Resection
|12:00 p.m. -
Hands-On Animal Lab
The conference is hosted at the Oquendo Center at 2425 E Oquendo Road, Las Vegas, Nevada 89120 | Phone: 702-739-6698.
David A. Iannitti, MD FACS
Professor of Surgery
Chief, HPB Surgery
Program Director, HPB Surgery Fellowship
Carolinas Medical Center
John B. Martinie, MD FACS
Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of HPB Surgery
Carolinas Medical Center
Ellen J. Hagopian, MD FACS
Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery
Medical Director, HPB Oncology Program
Jersey Shore University Medical Center
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Joseph Buell, MD FACS
Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics
Director, Tulane Transplant Institute
Director, Pediatric Transplantation
New Orleans Children’s Hospital
Department of Surgery
New Orleans, LA
If you registered for this course and are unable to attend, please contact the activity coordinator.
Registration for, attendance at, and/or participation in the Carolinas HealthCare System Training Course in Laparoscopic HPB Surgery 2017 constitutes acknowledgement by the registrant/attendee/participant that photos may be made of the conference events and constitute agreement by the registrant/attendee/participant that Carolinas HealthCare System may use and distribute in its publications, on its web site, and in the conference proceedings, such photos that include the image of the registrant/attendee/participant. By participating in the course, the registrant/attendee/participant acknowledges that he/she agrees to these stipulations.
Please join us Friday evening for an industry-sponsored dinner and discussion (to be announced). Please reserve your dinner by October 26, 2017. (Please see registration page to RSVP).
A limited number of hotel rooms are available in the block for a one-night stay on 10/27. The first 20 registrants will receive a hotel room at no additional cost for the night of 10/27. Attendees are responsible for all other travel expenses.
Hotel booking and other information will be provided upon registration.Shuttle service will be provided on the day of the course to and from The Cosmopolitan:
The Cosmopolitan Las Vegas
3708 S Las Vegas Blvd., Las Vegas, Nevada 89109 | Phone: 702-698-7000