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SAGES/ERAS Society Canada Presents Enhanced Recovery for Gastrointestinal Surgery

11/22/2014 - 11/22/2014

This one day symposium for surgeons, anesthesiologists and surgical nurses will address the issues related to the organization of enhanced recovery programs for gastrointestinal surgery from a multidisciplinary point of view. Course co-directors are Franco Carli, MD, Liane Feldman, MD and Sender Liberman, MD If you are interested in viewing the webcast please contact Kelly Ann Glover at: kelly.glover@mail.mcgill.ca

MultiSpecialty Fellowship Summit 2014

12/06/2014 - 12/07/2014

The SLS MultiSpecialty Fellowship Summit in Orlando, Florida will allow you to join your colleagues and meet with faculty to learn about telementoring, teleproctoring, telesurgery, virtual surgical instruction, and surgical simulation with hands on experience.

3rd Annual International Humanitarian Aid Skills Course

02/07/2015 - 02/08/2015

This CME workshop will help prepare the International Humanitarian Aid Volunteer to function in a low resource setting for treatment of common surgical problems. This 1 ½ day course will provide an overview of the scope of conditions that one might encounter in resource limited environments. Through a variety of techniques including skill stations and simulation, participants will familiarize themselves with several relevant procedures, as well as the essential elements of surgical safety, ethics, and cultural considerations in such settings.   http://cme.stanford.edu/humanitarian/ Specific skill areas that will be taught are: Orthopedic dislocations and fracture management with traction pins and external fixation Cesarean sections Post partum hemorrhage Burn management and hand cutting of skin grafts Burr holes Hysterectomy Uterine evacuations Tendon repairs Tropical…

EuroAmerican MultiSpecialty Summit VI Laparoscopy & Minimally Invasive Surgery

02/11/2015 - 02/14/2015

This Summit, held every two years, with delegations of leading laparoscopists representing organizations and countries in Europe and the Americas provides a meaningful educational and cultural exchange with thought leaders in minimally invasive surgery. A similar Summit is held on alternate years for Pacific Rim countries. Summits are also open to surgeons in all specialties wishing to learn about current trends. Plan on attending this year’s extraordinary event at Disney’s Contemporary Resort, Orlando, Florida, USA.

14th Annual Surgery of the Foregut Symposium

02/14/2015 - 02/18/2015

The 14th Annual Surgery of the Foregut Symposium will provide surgeons and other health care professionals a wide range of information related to new and well established topics in gastrointestinal surgery. Attendees will become familiar with surgical aspects of conventional, laparoscopic, robotic, and endoscopic surgery of the foregut. In addition, you will acquire in-depth information related to the diagnosis and management of disease processes of the esophagus, stomach, duodenum, liver, and biliary tree. The program will review complex case scenarios and complications after foregut procedures. Abdominal wall hernias, fistulas and the use of the vacuum assisted closure (VAC) will be presented. Attendees will have the opportunity to analyze the management of complications including anastomotic leak and enterocutaneous fistulas and, review…

15th Annual Minimally Invasive Surgery Symposium (MISS)

02/25/2015 - 02/28/2015

The Annual Minimally Invasive Surgery Symposium (MISS) is the premier meeting of thought leaders in minimally invasive surgery for metabolic/bariatric disorders, hernia, foregut, and diseases of the colon. The conference is led by Executive Director Philip R. Schauer, MD, Cleveland Clinic, along with a faculty of internationally known advanced laparoscopic surgeons and bariatric specialists. In addition to general didactic sessions, the conference will offer optional hands-on workshops in laparoscopic suturing and endoscopic interventions. The Minimally Invasive Surgery Symposium (MISS) is designed for general, colorectal, and bariatric surgeons with laparoscopic and open skills. Surgical residents and fellows are welcome at reduced rates. For the Bariatric/Metabolic Program, an interdisciplinary approach is utilized and all members of the bariatric team are encouraged to…

McDermott Will & Emery 2015 ASC Symposium

02/27/2015 - 02/27/2015

McDermott Will & Emery’s 2015 ASC Symposium will provide invaluable insights into critical business and legal issues facing the ASC industry. This conference is a must for physician and non-physician business decision-makers from independent ASCs, senior executives and development personnel from national and regional ASC companies, health system executives and development officers involved in ASC ventures, the health care investment community and other health care executives with a vested interest in ASCs.

Minimally Invasive Surgery Week 2015 Annual Meeting and Endo Expo Presented by SLS and Affiliated Societies

09/02/2015 - 09/05/2015

This site contains conference details and proceedings including educational materials and podcasts of the Minimally Invasive Surgery Week / Annual Meeting and Endo Expo. An Event in Late August-Early September, this multispecialty conference of a number of MIS Societies, helps increase knowledge of laparoscopic, endoscopic, and minimally invasive surgical techniques. The Meeting consists of Postgraduate Master's Classes; Plenary Sessions; Lap Updates of multiple topics; Expert review and discussion of surgical videos showing accidents, mishaps, and surprises; Deconstruction of video-taped surgeries performed by master surgeons; Exhibitions; Competitions for Best Papers, Videos, and Posters from Professors to Fellows and Residents; Future Technology Sessions; and over 200 General Surgery, Gynecology, Urology, and Multispecialty Scientific Presentations.

Minimally Invasive Surgery Week 2015 Annual Meeting and Endo Expo Presented by SLS and Affiliated Societies

09/02/2015 - 09/05/2015

An Event in Late August-Early September, this multispecialty conference of a number of MIS Societies, helps increase knowledge of laparoscopic, endoscopic, and minimally invasive surgical techniques. The Meeting consists of Postgraduate Master’s Classes; Plenary Sessions; Lap Updates of multiple topics; Expert review and discussion of surgical videos showing accidents, mishaps, and surprises; Deconstruction of video-taped surgeries performed by master surgeons; Exhibitions; Competitions for Best Papers, Videos, and Posters from Professors to Fellows and Residents; Future Technology Sessions; and over 200 General Surgery, Gynecology, Urology, and Multispecialty Scientific Presentations.

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06
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07

MultiSpecialty Fellowship Summit 2014

The SLS MultiSpecialty Fellowship Summit in Orlando, Florida will allow you to join your colleagues and meet with faculty to learn about telementoring, teleproctoring, telesurgery, virtual surgical instruction, and surgical simulation with hands on experience.

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Feb
07
To
Feb
08

3rd Annual International Humanitarian Aid Skills Course

This CME workshop will help prepare the International Humanitarian Aid Volunteer to function in a low resource setting for treatment of common surgical problems. This 1 ½ day course will provide an overview of the scope of conditions that one might encounter in resource limited environments.…

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Feb
11
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Feb
14

EuroAmerican MultiSpecialty Summit VI Laparoscopy & Minimally Invasive Surgery

This Summit, held every two years, with delegations of leading laparoscopists representing organizations and countries in Europe and the Americas provides a meaningful educational and cultural exchange with thought leaders in minimally invasive surgery. A similar Summit is held on alternate years for Pacific Rim…

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Feb
14
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Feb
18

14th Annual Surgery of the Foregut Symposium

The 14th Annual Surgery of the Foregut Symposium will provide surgeons and other health care professionals a wide range of information related to new and well established topics in gastrointestinal surgery. Attendees will become familiar with surgical aspects of conventional, laparoscopic, robotic, and endoscopic surgery…

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Feb
25
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Feb
28

15th Annual Minimally Invasive Surgery Symposium (MISS)

The Annual Minimally Invasive Surgery Symposium (MISS) is the premier meeting of thought leaders in minimally invasive surgery for metabolic/bariatric disorders, hernia, foregut, and diseases of the colon. The conference is led by Executive Director Philip R. Schauer, MD, Cleveland Clinic, along with a faculty…

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Feb
27

McDermott Will & Emery 2015 ASC Symposium

McDermott Will & Emery’s 2015 ASC Symposium will provide invaluable insights into critical business and legal issues facing the ASC industry. This conference is a must for physician and non-physician business decision-makers from independent ASCs, senior executives and development personnel from national and regional ASC…

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