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Q&A on Leadership Styles and Strategy – Steven Schwaitzberg

Steven Schwaitzberg, MD is a Professor and Chairman Department of Surgery, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo This talk was recorded at the SAGES Leadership Development and Health Care Policy Program For Surgeons held at the Joseph B. Martin Conference Center at Harvard Medical School Boston, Massachusetts on November 18, 2017

Approaching the difficult gallbladder: Preoperative decision-making

Presented by Steven D Schwaitzberg at the PG Course: Preventing Bile Duct Injuries; Creating a Culture of Safety in Cholecystectomy at the SAGES 2016 Annual Meeting on 3/17/2016 Keyword(s): ABD, abdomen, abdominal pain, ABX, AC, access, ACS, acute care surgery, acute cholecystitis, air, anatomy, antibiotics, aspiration, bile duct obstruction, biliary tree, cardiac heart failure, cardiac […]

Infection control perspective

Presented by Cathy Bauer at the Session: OR Team – Duodenoscopes, Infections and Reprocessing. What have we learned? at the SAGES 2016 Annual Meeting on 3/19/2016 Keyword(s): 3D visualization, anastomoses, box trainer, camera, colon, colon resection, complications, conversion, da Vinici robot, daVinci Surgical System, EFTR, endoluminal surgery, ergonomics, ESD, feedback, flex endo, gallbladder, general surgery, […]

Advances in Simulator Training

Presented by Steven D Schwaitzberg at the Panel: Hot Topics in Japan as Compared with the United States (joint panel with JSES) during the SAGES 2016 Annual Meeting.


Presented by Steven D Schwaitzberg at the PG Course: Introduction to the SAGES University Masters Program – Assuring Competency From the Get-Go during the SAGES 2016 Annual Meeting.

Approaching The Difficult Gallbladder: Preoperative Decision-Making

Dr. Steven Schwaitzberg, MD disclosures–43 sec are you a master at CCX?–1:50 optimizing the difficult case–4:05 anticipating problems–4:33 acute cholecystitis–13:35 chronic cholecystitis–14:20 cirrhosis–15:10 know when to call for help–15:55 optimizing outcomes–16:09 Keyword(s): ABS, acute cholecystitis, chronic cholecystitis, cirrhosis, conversion rate, CT, CVS, dilated CBD, ERCP, GB, GB disease, GBP, hydrox, imaging, informed consent, IOCs, jaundice, […]

Transition from Military to Civilian Practice

Transition from Military to Civilian Practice MAJ USAR (ret) Steven Schwaitzberg, MD options for transition to civilian practice–2:22 fellowship–4:22 issues–5:07 employment model–10:00 payment reform–13:36 evolution vs revolution–13:54 follow the $ & fee for service–14:52 incentives–15:05 Medicare–16:00 healthcare reform–16:32 financing reform–16:41 payment model–17:58 death of private practice surgeon–18:13 FFS–19:05 priorities–19:45 reorganization–20:22 ACO–22:07 technology access–23:00 what about […]

Prospective Randomized Trial of NOTES® Cholecystectomy Versus Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy

PROSPECTIVE RANDOMIZED TRIAL OF NOTES® CHOLECYSTECTOMY VERSUS LAPAROSCOPIC CHOLECYSTECTOMY Steven D Schwaitzberg, MD Michael L Kochman, MD disclosures–37 sec 1st NOSCAR white paper–44 sec Human NOTES CCX–1:31 NOSCAR–1:51 NOVEL trial aims–2:12 NOVEL trial design–2:44 NOVEL trial fund raising–3:13 NOVEL trial protocol approval–4:14 NOVEL trial grants & contracts–4:33 NOVEL trial study administration–5:53 NOVEL trial criteria–6:09 […]

Fundamental Use of Surgical Energy (fuse) Certification Validation and Predictors of Success

FUNDAMENTAL USE OF SURGICAL ENERGY (FUSE) CERTIFICATION VALIDATION AND PREDICTORS OF SUCCESS Thomas N Robinson J Olasky, P Young, L S Feldman, P R Fuchshuber, S B Jones, A Madani, Michael Brunt, D Mikami, G P Jackson, J Mischna, S Schwaitzberg, Daniel B Jones intro–53 sec purpose–1:49 methods–2:09 results–3:11 conclusion–6:17 Q&A session–6:47 Keyword(s): certification validation, […]

SAGES Magical Mystery Tour

SAGES 2014-2015 President, L. Michael Brunt, MD gives the Presidential Address at the SAGES 2015 Annual Meeting in Nashville, TN Points of interest: Dr. Brunt begins his lecture–4:40 Acknowledgements–8:15 1989 SAGES board–9:35 Train the Trainer courses–11:16 sentinel evenT in the life of SAGES–14:11 another sentinel Keyword(s): 10,000 hour rule, 6 step program, aberrant anatomy, abstract, […]

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