Meet the Expert Luncheons

Converse with experts on selected topics over an informal lunch. There will be no formal presentations or A/V provided during these luncheons. Case-based discussions will be encouraged. Cost for each luncheon is $45. The luncheons will be from 1:15 to 2:15 pm on Monday and from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm on Tuesday and Wednesday.

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NOTE: Sessions are sorted by day, start time. Click on the session code for more information.
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Monday, October 27
Session Code Session Title Time Multimedia Track(s)
ME101 Evidence-Based Treatment of Incisional Hernias 01:15 - 02:15:PM
GEN
ME102 Antireflux Gadgets and Gimmicks 01:15 - 02:15:PM
GEN
ME103 Best Approaches to Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy 01:15 - 02:15:PM
GEN
ME104 Crohn’s Disease: Bring Your Toughest Cases 01:15 - 02:15:PM
CRS , GEN
ME105 What is Patient-Centered Outcomes Research and What Does It Mean to Your Practice? 01:15 - 02:15:PM
BTR , EDU
ME106 Helping Surgeons Resolve Conflicts About End-of-Life Decisions 01:15 - 02:15:PM
ETH , GER
ME107 How to Use and Interpret Molecular Genetic Studies Done on Thyroid FNA 01:15 - 02:15:PM
EDU , OTO
ME108 Lymphedema After Breast Surgery 01:15 - 02:15:PM
GEN , ONC
ME109 Medullary Thyroid Carcinoma 101: What Do You Need to Know? 01:15 - 02:15:PM
GEN , ONC
ME110 Minimally Invasive Parathyroidectomy: How I do it 01:15 - 02:15:PM
GEN , OTO
ME111 Surgical Management of Congenital Chest Wall Deformities 01:15 - 02:15:PM
CTS , PED
ME112 The Relationship and Role of the Surgeon in Designing and Implementing Accountable Care Organizations (ACO) 01:15 - 02:15:PM
HP
ME113 TNM Cancer Staging: Is It Still Relevant? 01:15 - 02:15:PM
ONC
ME114 Total Mesorectal Excision: When and How 01:15 - 02:15:PM
CRS
ME115 Treatment Options for Anal Fissure 01:15 - 02:15:PM
CRS
ME116 Efficient Disease Management: The Geisinger Model for Cancer Care 01:15 - 02:15:PM
GEN , ONC


Tuesday, October 28
Session Code Session Title Time Multimedia Track(s)
ME201 A Framework for Conducting Quality Improvement Projects in a Cancer Surgical Practice 11:30:AM - 12:30:PM
GEN , ONC
ME202 Anorectal Surgery 11:30:AM - 12:30:PM
CRS
ME203 Management of the Axilla in T1 or T2 Breast Cancer 11:30:AM - 12:30:PM
GEN , ONC
ME204 Bundling Payment in Surgical Services 11:30:AM - 12:30:PM
HP , OTO
ME205 Current Management of Thyroid Nodules 11:30:AM - 12:30:PM
OTO
ME206 Diverticulitis Decision-making for the Acute Care Surgeon 11:30:AM - 12:30:PM
GEN
ME207 Enteral Access for Nutrition: Tips and Tricks 11:30:AM - 12:30:PM
GEN
ME208 Evaluation and Management of Pancreatic Cysts 11:30:AM - 12:30:PM
GEN
ME209 Genitourinary Trauma 11:30:AM - 12:30:PM
TRA , URO
ME210 Is My Patient Frail? Assessment and Clinical Implications for Cancer Surgery 11:30:AM - 12:30:PM
GEN , ONC
ME211 Laparoscopic Hernia Repair: My Tips and Techniques 11:30:AM - 12:30:PM
GEN
ME212 Early Postlaparoscopic Cholecystectomy Abdominal Pain 11:30:AM - 12:30:PM
GEN
ME213 Necrotizing Soft-Tissue Infections 11:30:AM - 12:30:PM
GEN
ME214 Neuroendocrine Tumors of the Pancreas 101: What Do I Need to Know? 11:30:AM - 12:30:PM
GEN
ME215 The Reality of Starting a New Line of Service: Keys to Success 11:30:AM - 12:30:PM
HP , RES-MED


Wednesday, October 29
Session Code Session Title Time Multimedia Track(s)
ME301 Addressing Chronic Pain Following Inguinal Hernia Repair 11:30:AM - 12:30:PM
GEN
ME302 Anorectal Abscesses and Fistulae 11:30:AM - 12:30:PM
CRS
ME303 Approaches to Acute Pancreatitis 11:30:AM - 12:30:PM
GEN
ME304 Complex Abdominal Trauma 11:30:AM - 12:30:PM
GEN , TRA
ME305 Minimally Invasive Treatment for Pancreatic Debridement 11:30:AM - 12:30:PM
GEN
ME306 Fixation of Rib Fractures 11:30:AM - 12:30:PM
GEN
ME307 Gastric Cancer: Current Techniques and Controversies 11:30:AM - 12:30:PM
GEN , ONC
ME308 Gizmos and Gadgets in the ICU 11:30:AM - 12:30:PM
TRA
ME309 Laparoscopic and Robotic Surgery for the Pancreas: Is It For Me? 11:30:AM - 12:30:PM
GEN , HP
ME310 Liver Resections: My Toughest Cases 11:30:AM - 12:30:PM
GEN
ME311 Breast Cancer Management in 2014 11:30:AM - 12:30:PM
GEN , ONC
ME312 Nonoperative Management of Appendicitis 11:30:AM - 12:30:PM
GEN
ME313 Peri- and Postoperative Challenges of the Esophagectomy Patient 11:30:AM - 12:30:PM
CTS , GEN
ME314 Practical Tips for Thyroidectomy 11:30:AM - 12:30:PM
OTO
ME315 Abdominal Compartment Syndrome 11:30:AM - 12:30:PM
GEN


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