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20th Annual Minimally Invasive Surgery Symposium (MISS)

Mar 16 - 19, 2020   |   Las Vegas, Nevada  United States of America
Specialties : Surgery   |   Colorectal Surgery   |   Bariatric Surgery
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20th Annual Minimally Invasive Surgery Symposium (MISS) is organized by Global Academy for Medical Education, LLC and will be held from Mar 16 - 19, 2020 at ARIA Resort & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States of America.

Target Audience:
The Minimally Invasive Surgery Symposium (MISS) is designed for general, colorectal, and bariatric surgeons with laparoscopic and open skills. Surgical residents and fellows are welcome at reduced rates. For the Bariatric/Metabolic Program, an interdisciplinary approach is utilized and all members of the bariatric team are encouraged to attend, including NPs, PAs, RNs, and other practice managers

Accreditation:
Physician Credit Designation:
The University of Cincinnati Designates This Live Activity for a Maximum of 30.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians Should Claim Only the Credit Commensurate With the Extent of Their Participation in the Activity.

Program Overview:
General, Bariatric and Colorectal Surgeons and Specialists: The 20th Annual Minimally Invasive Surgery Symposium (MISS) will offer compelling lectures, surgical video presentations, and lively discussion and debate by world-renowned experts. Topics to be discussed include colon, hernia, foregut, enhanced recovery after surgery and metabolic/bariatric surgery.

Why Attend the Minimally Invasive Surgery Symposium (MISS)?
To learn about the latest advances in minimally invasive surgery from the world's leading experts
To interact with high level surgeons in an informal atmosphere conducive to peer-to-peer learning
To earn CME credits (including optional MOC Self-Assessment Credit) in minimally invasive surgery for colon, hernia, foregut, and metabolic diseases and enhanced recovery after surgery.
To socialize with fellow high level surgeons and meet members of our world-renowned faculty at the MISS Welcome Reception (included with your registration)
To take advantage of discount rates to enjoy a stay at our host hotel, the Aria Las Vegas.

Course Objectives:
Colon Program (6.0 CME Credits)

After Completing This Activity, Participants Should Be Able to:

• Detail the Different Options for Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures for Colorectal Concerns.
• Review the Different Techniques of Intracorporeal Anastomotic Creation and the Potential Ways to Avoid and Treat Anastomotic Leaks.
• Discuss the Current Approaches in the Management of Diverticulitis.
• Discuss the Available Strategies to Improve Peri- and Post-operative Outcomes and Minimize Complications.

Enhanced Recovery (3 CME Credits)
After Completing This Activity, Participants Should Be Able to:

• Recognize the Science and Evidence Supporting Best Practices in Enhanced Recovery to Optimize Patient Outcomes
• Develop a Functional Knowledge of Core Eras Elements, Understanding How Several Targets Vary From Traditional Practices.
• Summarize the Challenges Facing the Adoption of Eras Programs.

Hernia Program (6 CME Credits)
After Completing This Activity, Participants Should Be Able to:

• Discuss Abdominal Wall Anatomy With Respect to Reconstruction.
• Compare the Benefits and Risks of Biological and Biosynthetic Mesh With Synthetic Mesh for Hernia Repair.
• Identify Situations When Robotic Approaches Are Appropriate for Inguinal Hernia Repair
• Review Current Evidence Regarding Hernia Repair Techniques for Parastomal Hernia, Flank Hernia, and Loss of Domain.

Foregut Program (4 CME Credits)
After Completing This Activity, Participants Should Be Able to:

• Describe Medical and Surgical Management of Gerd.
• Describe Preferred Surgical Management of Barrett’s Esophagus.
• Develop Strategies Using Mesh and Minimally Invasive Surgical Approaches to Manage Patients With Peh.
• Apply the 2014 Update of the Chicago Classification (Cc) of Esophageal Motility Disorders to Help Assess Motility.
• Integrate the Most Current Evidence Into the Diagnosis of Gastroparesis and Management of Egj Outlet Obstruction.

Metabolic/bariatric Program (11 CME Credits)
After Completing This Activity, Participants Should Be Able to:

• Identify Factors That Suggest Safety and Efficacy of Weight-loss Surgery in Older Adults.
• Identify Factors That Suggest Safety and Efficacy of Weight-loss Surgery in Children and Adolescents.
• Discuss the Benefits and Risks of the Numerous Approaches to Revisional Surgery.
• Discuss the Role of Medications and Surgical Interventions for the Obese Patient With Diabetes
• Identify Common Causes of Complications and Approaches to Address These Complications.
• Identify Both Sides of Common Controversies in Bariatric Surgery.
• Discuss the Endobarrier Device and Laparoscopic Endoluminal Surgery.

Highlights:
• Stop-smoking rule before hernia repairs: Time for a rethink?
• Anti-mesh trend may be felt by surgeons doing hernia repairs
• Robotic surgery offers minimally invasive approach to complex patients
• Better communication with pharmacists can improve postop pain control
• Bariatric surgery may be appropriate for class 1 obesity

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Registration Desk

Contact No. : 561-777-9426
(973) 206-2328
(973) 206-8967
(973) 206-2354
(973) 206-9067
Email:
m.palermo.globalacademycme@gmail.com
g.pawlak@globalacademycme.com
r.kollmer@globalacademycme.com
m.troiano@globalacademycme.com
d.small@globalacademycme.com
Abstraction date:
December 31, 2019

Registration

Registration Type Last Date Price
Single Registrant: Physicians - Regular Fee 10 Jan,2020 USD 895.00
Single Registrant: PAs/ NPs/ Allied Health - Regular Fee 10 Jan,2020 USD 495.00
Single Registrant: Residents / Fellows - Regular Fee 10 Jan,2020 USD 295.00
Colon / Hernia / Foregut / OR Metabolic / Bariatric / Hernia / Foregut: Physicians - Regular Fee 10 Jan,2020 USD 795.00
Colon / Hernia / Foregut / OR Metabolic / Bariatric / Hernia / Foregut: PAs/ NPs/ Allied Health - Regular Fee 10 Jan,2020 USD 395.00
Colon / Hernia / Foregut / OR Metabolic / Bariatric / Hernia / Foregut: Residents / Fellows - Regular Fee 10 Jan,2020 USD 245.00
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Venue Address

ARIA Resort & Casino
3730 S Las Vegas Blvd
Las Vegas, Nevada, United States of America

Official Hotel

Aria Resort & Casino,

3730 S Las Vegas Blvd,

Las Vegas, Nevada, United States of America 89158,

+1 702-590-7111

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