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Virtual Conference Sept. 19, 2021

Scientific program Sunday, Sept. 19th

06:30 am – 07:30 am Registration
07:30 am – 08:00 am Keynote Lecture: Laparoscopic hysterectomy trumps vaginal hysterectomy: all in the technique – Chair: Shaun Wynter, Jamaica
Günter Noé, Germany
08:00 am – 08:20 am Entry Techniques and how to avoid complications with difficult Abdominal Access
Meenu Agarwal, India
08:20 am – 08:40 am Laparoscopic hysterectomy- The Ten Step Rule
Bruno van Herendael, Belgium
08:40 am – 09:00 am Hysterectomy in the morbidly obese
Paya Pasic, USA
09:00 am – 09:20 am Gasless laparoscopic hysterectomy
Daniel Kruschinski, Germany
09:20 am – 09:40 am Early recovery after hysterectomy (ERAS)
Jessica Shepperd, USA
09:40 am – 10:00 am QUESTION AND ANSWER
10:00 am – 10:30 am Coffee Break and Trade Exhibition
10:30 am – 11:00 am Keynote Lecture: Single port trans-vaginal hysterectomy that combines Vaginal Hysterectomy, Robotics and Laparoscopy – Chair: Kurian Joseph, India / Loxley Christie, Jamaica
Robert Zurawin, USA
11:00 am – 12:00 pm Interactive Case Discussion
Facilitator: Kurian Joseph, India
12:00 pm – 12:30 pm Keynote Lecture: Is there a role for Single incision laparoscopic hysterectomy (SILS)? Chair: Alfonso Rossetti, Italy / Sharifa Frederick, Jamaica
Sevellaraja Supermaniam, Malaysia
12:30 pm – 01:30 pm Lunch and Trade Exhibition
01:30 pm – 01:50 pm Surgical approaches to TLH in the frozen pelvis
Adel Shervin, Iran
01:50 pm – 02:10 pm Hysterectomy in the presence of Uterovaginal prolapse: Conventional to new laparoscopic techniques
Günter Noé, Germany
02:10 pm – 02:30 pm Critique of number of ports utilized, port size, type of uterine manipulator vs manipulator free hysterectomy
Lip Kee Yap, Singapore
02:30 pm – 02:50 pm Size matters: Surgical strategies for TLH with a massive uterus
Prashant Mangeshikar, India
02:50 pm – 03:10 pm 4000 Consecutive laparoscopic hysterectomies
Jvan Casarin, Italy
03:10 pm – 03:30 pm QUESTION AND ANSWER
03:30 pm – 04:00 pm Coffee Break and Trade Exhibition
04:00 pm – 04:20 pm In-bag morcellation results of 1500 consecutive cases
Günter Noé, Germany
04:20 pm – 04:40 pm Laparoscopic vesicovaginal fistulae following hysterectomy-technique of repair
Suran Rampal, South Africa
04:40 pm – 05:00 pm Is there a role for LSCH?
Lilo Mettler, Germany
05:00 pm – 05:30 pm Keynote Lecture: Outpatient hysterectomy for benign disease: vaginal vs laparoscopic – Chair: Bruno van Herendael, Belgium
Vernon DaCosta, Jamaica
05:30 pm – 06:00 pm Open Communications 2 – Lectures 10 min
06:00 pm – 07:00 pm Presentation of the Progress of the ISGE Task Forces
07:00 pm – 08:00 pm Prize Presentation and Closing Ceremony
Johan Van der Wat Memorial Prize
Hisham Arab Prize
ISGE Best Video

06:30 am – 07:30 am Registration
07:30 am – 08:00 am Keynote Lecture: The use of surgical innovation for the difficult vaginal hysterectomy – Chair: Charles Koh, USA / Xiaoming Gong, China
Rosanne Kho USA
08:00 am – 08:20 am When should we perform vaginal hysterectomy
Ellis Downes, United Kingdom
08:20 am – 08:40 am Preoperative workup for successful Vaginal Hysterectomy
Bashkar Goolab, South Africa
08:40 am – 09:00 am Vaginal Hysterectomy for the prolapsed uterus and how to prevent vault prolapse post hysterectomy (sacrospinous ligament fixation, uterosacral ligament suspension, and Manchester repair, with a comparison between their effectiveness)
Andreas Chrysostomou, South Africa
09:00 am – 09:20 am Ten tips for the difficult vaginal hysterectomy
Ellis Downes, United Kingdom
09:20 am – 09:40 am Previous Caesarean Section. Not a contraindication to Successful Vaginal Hysterectomy
Bashkar Goolab, South Africa
09:40 am – 10:00 am QUESTION AND ANSWER
10:00 am – 10:30 am Coffee Break : Platinum Sponsors (15 min each)
10:30 am – 12:00 pm Interactive Case Discussion
Facilitator: Kurian Joseph, India
12:00 pm – 12:30 pm Keynote Lecture: The best hysterectomy for your patient Evidence Based ISGE Guidelines
Bruno van Herendael Belgium
12:30 pm – 01:30 pm Lunch and Trade Exhibition
01:30 pm – 01:50 pm Why aren’t more vaginal hysterectomies peformed
Ellis Downes, United Kingdom
01:50 pm – 02:10 pm Ambulatory Vaginal hysterectomy
Ajay Rane, Australia
02:10 pm – 02:30 pm Prevention of post hysterectomy vaginal vault prolapse. Are suspension techniques necessary?
Prashant Mangeshikar, India
02:30 pm – 02:50 pm Making teaching vaginal surgery easier-Use of the Exoscope
Ajay Rane, Australia
02:50 pm – 03:10 pm Should prophylactic Oophorectomy be performed in the era of Salpingectomy: what is the Evidence?
Shaun Wynter, Jamaica
03:10 pm – 03:30 pm QUESTION AND ANSWER
03:30 pm – 04:00 pm Coffee Break and Trade Exhibition
04:00 pm – 05:30 pm Interactive Case Discussion
Facilitator: Kurian Joseph, India
05:30 pm – 06:00 pm Open Communications 1 – Video 8 min – Chair: Lionel Leroy Lopez, Mexico
06:00 pm – 07:00 pm Presentation of the Progress of the ISGE Task Forces
07:00 pm – 08:00 pm Prize Presentation and Closing Ceremony
Johan Van der Wat Memorial Prize
Hisham Arab Prize
ISGE Best Video

06:30 am – 07:30 am Registration
07:30 am – 08:00 am Keynote Lecture: HIFU Thermablation surgery and fibroid outcome – Chair: Xiapoming Gong, Peoples Republic China
Xiaoming Gong, China
08:00 am – 09: 30 am Interactive Case Discussion
09:30 am – 10:00 am Keynote Lecture: Transvaginal Natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery (vnotes surgery)
Laparoscopic Single Port Vaginal Hysterectomy
Jan Baekelandt, Belgium
10:00 am – 10:30 am Coffee Break : Platinum Sponsors (15 min each)
Alternatives to Hysterectomy
10:30 am – 10:50 am Alternatives to hysterectomy in the morbidly obese
Jessica Shepperd, USA
10:50 am – 11:10 am Uterine artery Embolization vs laparoscopic uterine artery ligation
Sharifa Frederick, Jamaica
11:10 am – 11:30 am Ablation techniques: radiofrequency vs thermal balloon
Loxley Christie, Jamaica
11:30 am – 11:50 am Hysteroscopy and Ultrasound building Bridges to avoid Hysterectomy
Bart De Vree, Belgium
11:50 am – 12:10 pm Role of ultrasound in optimizing the outcome of VH and TLH.
Dusan Djokovic, Portugal
12:10 pm – 12:30 pm QUESTION AND ANSWER
12:30 pm – 01:30 pm Lunch and Trade Exhibition
01:30 pm – 02:00 pm Keynote Lecture: The Ureter and the Gynecologist; Friend or Foe
Laparoscopic view of the relation between the cervix and the ureter
02:00 pm – 02:20 pm Hysterectomy starts with a correct diagnosis: the role of hysteroscopy in eluding some pitfalls of histopathology
Amal Drizzi, Algeria
02:20 pm – 02:40 pm
02:40 pm – 03:00 pm ERAS in pelvic floor surgery
Ajay Rane, Australia
03:00 pm – 03:30 pm QUESTION AND ANSWER
03:30 pm – 04:00 pm Coffee Break and Trade Exhibition
04:00 pm – 06:00 pm Young Endoscopist on Stage (YES) (8 minute presentations) Hisham Arab Prize Best lecture
Chair: Hisham Arab – Bruno van Herendael – Vernon DaCosta
06:00 pm – 07:00 pm Presentation of the Progress of the ISGE Task Forces
07:00 pm – 08:00 pm Prize Presentation and Closing Ceremony
Johan Van der Wat Memorial Prize
Hisham Arab Prize
ISGE Best Video

Registration fees

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Virtual Conference US$
Practicing physician $ 50.00
Residents $ 26.00
Medical student $ 10.00
Nurse $ 12.00

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