Day 2 - 20/12/2013
Time Topics Speakers
0845-0900 Registration  
0900-1035

Session IV

Moderators:
Prof Kyu Eun LEE, Prof Philip CHIU, Dr Skyi PANG

 
  The procedures and outcome of BABA robotic or endoscopic thyroid surgery Prof Kyu Eun LEE
  Endoscopic and robotic thyroidectomy - our current practice Dr David TSUI
  Current status & future perspectives of robotic gastrectomy Prof Woo Jin HYUNG
  Submucosal endoscopic tunneling surgery - a new horizon Prof Philip CHIU
  Minimal invasive approaches to treatment of esophageal cancer Prof Simon LAW
  Panel discussion  
1035-1055 Tea Break  
1055-1230

Live Demonstration (parallel theatres)

Moderators:
Prof Jacques MARESCAUX, Prof Francesco BIANCO, Prof Simon LAW

Surgeons
  Theater 1: Robotic hepatectomy

Dr CN TANG / Dr Oliver CHAN

  Theater 2: Laparoscopic gastrectomy

Prof Woo Jin HYUNG

1230-1330 Lunch  
1330-1500

Live Demonstration (parallel theatres)

Moderators:
Prof Jacques MARESCAUX, Prof Francesco BIANCO, Dr Chi Wai FAN, Dr. Benny FOK

Surgeons
  Theater 1: Robotic hepatectomy Dr CN TANG / Dr Oliver CHAN
  Theater 2: Enucleation of prostate Dr Chun Xiao LIU
1500-1530 Tea Break  
1530-1705

Session V

Moderators:
Prof Chinnusamy PALANIVELU, Prof Philip CHIU, Dr Hester CHEUNG

 
  Chicago experience of robotic liver surgery Prof Francesco BIANCO
  Minimally invasive treatment for hepatocellular carcinoma: is it effective? Dr Eric LAI
  How to achieve oncological radicality in laparoscopic pancreaticoduodenectomy? Prof Chinnusamy PALANIVELU
  Impact of laparoscopic surgery on long-term oncologic outcomes for colon cancer Prof Jun Gi KIM
  Do we have enough data to endorse laparoscopic surgery for rectal cancer in 2013? Prof Simon NG
  Panel discussion  
1705-1715 Closing remark Dr CN TANG

 

 

 

 

 
 
Disclaimer:
Whilst every attempt will be made to ensure that all aspects of the Symposium mentioned will take place as scheduled, the Organizing Committee reserves the right to make last minute changes should the need arise.