Programme at a glance

Programme at a glance

*The scientific program is subject to change.

* As of August 13, 2018.

DAY 1 FRIDAY (NOV 16)

TIME  PROGRAMME

0730-0830

Level 3, Registration Counter

REGISTRATION

0830-0900

Level 3, Plenary Theatre

OPENING CEREMONY & ELSA PRESIDENTIAL ADDRESS

0900-0930

Level 3, Plenary Theatre

 3D Printing for the Laparascopic Surgeon

Professor Andrea Pietrabissa (Italy)

0930-1000

Level 3, Plenary Theatre

My Life with Minimally Invasive Surgery

Professor Sir Alfred Cuschieri (United Kingdom)

1000-1030

Level 3, Plenary Theatre

 THIRD KEYNOTE LECTURE- TBA

1030-1100

TEA/COFEE BREAK

 

Colorectal Symposium
HALL 1

Upper GI Symposium
HALL 2

Hepatobiliary Symposium
HALL 3

MIS in Emergency & without borders Symposium

HALL 4

1100-1130

 

Managing peritoneal carcinomatosis with PIPAC

Associate Professor Craig Lynch(Australia)

The symptomatic patient after anti-reflux surgery: Causes, work-up and management strategies

Professor Nik Ritza Kosai (Malaysia)

TBA

MIS in developing countries
Dr Alfred Allen Buenafe (Philippines)

1130-1200

TBA

Endo-lap approaches for gastric SMTs

Professor Chin Kin Fah (Malaysia)

TBA

The role of MIS in intra-abdominal infections
Dr Sarder A. Nayeem (Bangladesh)

 

1200-1230

TBA

Laparoscopic vs open surgery for stage II/III gastric cancer

Dr Ramesh Gurunathan (Malaysia)

TBA

The role of MIS in trauma
Dr Mohd Yusof Abdul Wahab (Malaysia)

 

1230-1300

1300-1330

LUNCH SYMPOSIUM & LUNCH

 

Colorectal Symposium
HALL 1

Upper GI Symposium
HALL 2

Hepatobiliary Symposium
HALL 3

Emerging Technology & MIS symposium
HALL 4

1330-1400

 

TBA

Debate: MIS vs. Endoluminal Approaches for Early gastric cancer

Dr Han-Kwang Yang(Korea) vs Dr Philip Wai Yan Chiu(Hong Kong)

TBA

Minimal Scar Surgery: From mini to single
Associate Professor Asim Shabbir(Singapore)

1400-1430

 

TBA

Debate: Achalasia management: Heller vs. POEMs

Professor Suthep Udomsawaengsup(Thailand) vs. Dr Lau Peng Choon(Malaysia)

TBA

The role of MIS in emergency hernia surgery
 Dr Barlian Sutedja (Indonesia) 

1430-1500

TBA

TBA

TBA

TBA

1500-1530

TEA/COFFEE BREAK

 

Colorectal “How I Do It” Symposium
HALL 1

Upper GI “How I Do It” Symposium
HALL 2

Hepatobiliary “How I Do It” Symposium
HALL 3

 Emerging Technology & MIS Symposium
HALL 4

1530-1600

Laparoscopic CME for colon cancer

Dr William Tzu-Liang Chen(Taiwan)

Laparoscopic fundoplication for paraesophageal/giant hiatal hernia

Professor Michael Brunt(USA)

TBA

TBA

1600-1630

TBA

TBA

TBA

TBA

 

1630 -1700

TBA

TBA

TBA

TBA

1700 -1800

ELSA BOARD OF GOVERNORS MEETING

1800 - 2000

Level 3, Conference Hall 2 - 3

EXHIBITION RECEPTION

DAY 2 SATURDAY (NOV 17)

TIME

Meet the experts Colorectal
HALL 1

Meet the experts Colorectal
HALL 2

Meet the experts Hepatobiliary
HALL 3

HALL 3

0700-0830

Level 3, Registration Counter

Registration

Registration

Registration

Registration

0830-0900

Level 3, Plenary Theatre

 Big Data and Science
Professor Eduardo Targarona (Spain)

0900-0930

Level 3, Plenary Theatre

Tips and tricks for MIS TME/ The future of coloproctology/ New Techniques for Rectal Cancer Surgery

Professor Michael Li(Hong Kong)

 

 

Nutritional optimization/ERAS symposium
HALL 1

Endocrine Symposium
HALL 2

Endo-Lap Surgery - Nurses/allied health
HALL 3

Technology & MIS symposium
HALL 4

0930-0950

ERAS: Best perioperative care for MIS Dr Jesus Fernando Inciong(Philippines)

MIS in the management of paragangliomas 
Dr. Weifeng Xu (China)

Maintenance and sterilization of laparoscopic equipment 
Dr. Anil Sharma (India)

TBA

0950-1010

Nutrition in bariatric surgery
Dr Reynu Rajan (Malaysia)

Laparoscopic adrenalectomy for large adrenal tumours 
Dr. Kirubakaran Malapan (Malaysia)

TBA

TBA

1010-1030

Nitrogen balance- the virtues in cancer surgery Dr Shukri Jahit (Malaysia)

Debate: Trans peritoneal adrenalectomy or Retroperitoneal adrenalectomy for a 4 cm adrenal pheochromocytoma? Professor Cheah Wei Keat (Singapore) vs Dr. Allen W. Chiu (Taiwan) 

Insertion of endoscopic feeding conduit
Dr. Hans Alexander Mahendran (Malaysia)

TBA

1030-1100

COFFEE/ TEA BREAK

 

 

 

Education + Training Symposium
HALL 1

Endocrine Symposium
HALL 2

Endo-Lap Surgery - Nurses/allied health? Bariatric Surgery Symposium
HALL 3

Thoracic Symposium
HALL 4

1100-1130

Training in laparoscopic surgery
Dr. Vitoon Chinswangwatanakul (Thailand)

Minimally invasive video assisted parathyroidectomy (MIVAP) Is there still a role? Mark Sywak (Australia)

TBA

VATS for pneumothorax
Dr. Ian Colquhoun (Scotland)

1130-1200

Training in paediatric MIS
Dr. Tan Hock Lim (Malaysia)

MIS approaches to neuro-endocrine conditions of the pancreas (PNET’s) Dr. Brian Lang(Hong Kong)

TBA

VATS for Empyema Dr. Narasimman Sathiamurty (Malaysia)

 

1200-1230

VATS education Dr. Sang Hoon Jheon(South Korea)

Transoral endoscopic thyroidectomy vestibular approach (TOETVA): Safer with intraoperative nerve monitoring?
Dr. Angkoon Anuwong (Thailand)

A 15 years experience of single anastomosis gastric bypass
Professor Wei-Jei Lee (Taiwan)

Endoscopic sympathectomy for hyperhidrosis
George Thomas (Malaysia)

1230-1300

European Experience in MIS Training
Professor Eduardo Targarona (Spain)

Robotic BABA Endothyroidectomy : “The Malaysian Experience”

Dr. Yahya Mohd.Ariffin (Malaysia)

One Anastomosis/ Mini Gastric Bypass 
Dr. Muffazal Lakdawala (India)

TBA

1300-1400

LUNCH SYMPOSIUM & LUNCH

 

Abdominal wall hernias Symposium/ Video Session
HALL 1

Endoscopic diagnostics and therapeutics Symposium
HALL 2

Bariatric Surgery Symposium
HALL 3

Paediatric Symposium
HALL 4

1330-1400

Technique and tips of laparoscopic approach for strangulated hernias 

Dr. George Yang (Hong Kong)

TBA

Follow-up and late complications of bariatric surgery 

Professor Nik Ritza Kosai (Malaysia)

Challenges and special considerations in laparoscopic paediatric surgery Dr Nadesh Sithasanan (Malaysia)

1400-1430

Management strategies for complex groin hernia: Is it for laparoscopic?

Dr. Barlian Sutedja (Indonesia)

TBA

What’s next? New techniques and technologies in bariatric & metabolic surgeries 
Dr. Simon Wong (Hong Kong)

Thoracoscopy for congenital anomalies Dr Nadarajan Sudhakaran(Malaysia)

1430-1500

MIS for inguinoscrotal hernia

Dr. Rakesh Kumar Gupta(Nepal)

TBA

Bariatric surgery for super morbid obesity Dato Tik Fu Gee(Malaysia)

3D Paediatric Endoscopic Surgery- early experience in UMMC 
Dr. Yik Yee Ian (Malaysia)

1500-1530

TEA/COFFEE BREAK

 

 

 

Inguinal hernia Symposium/ Video Session
HALL 1

Robotic Surgery Symposium
HALL 2

Bariatric “How I do it” Session
HALL 3

Free paper & poster
HALL 4

1530-1600

Latest advances in ventral & incisional hernia repair
Professor Davide Lomanto(Singapore)

Robotic Gastrectomy & D2 lymphadenectomy

Dr. Jaideep Rao (Singapore)

Long-term results of Sleeve vs. Bypass
Professor Suthep Udomsawaengsup (Thailand)

 
1600-1630

Prosthesis in abdominal wall hernia repair

Dr. Vimal K. Vasudeavan(Malaysia)

Robotic liver resection- the current evidence
Dr. Tang Chung Ngai (Hong Kong)

Revisional bariatric surgery for weight regain
Dr. Rajkumar Vinayak (Malaysia)

 

1630-1700

TBA

TBA

Grinding upon the tip of the iceberg. The role of Bariatric surgery in Obesity related liver disease (NASH) Dr. Raad Al Mehdi (Oman)

 

1700-1730

1730-1800

SELSMA AGM

 

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