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Program

09:00am - 05:30pm GMT

Friday, December 9, 2016

Time Conference title Speaker
09:00 - 09:15

Welcome and Introduction

Manish Chand , Steven D. Wexner , Richard Cohen , Antonio M. Lacy
09:15 - 09:45

Total mesorectal excision – Past, present and future

Richard J. Heald CBE

SESSION ONE

John Nicholls , Nicholas P. West , Arne Wibe , Richard Cohen
09:45 - 10:05

Do the results of TME vary by technique?

Mariana Berho
10:05 - 10:30

Do the clinical outcomes vary with technique?

Paris Tekkis
10:30 - 11:00

Attempts to reduce anastomotic leaks

Steven D. Wexner
11:00 - 11:10

Panel Discussion

Richard Cohen , Arne Wibe , John Nicholls , Nicholas P. West

SESSION TWO

Manish Chand , André D'Hoore , Torbjorn Holm , David Jayne
11:30 - 11:45

Open TME – Video presentation

Brendan Moran
11:45 - 12:00

Laparoscopic TME – Video presentation

Yves Panis
12:00 - 12:15

Robotic TME – Video presentation

Jim Khan
12:15 - 12:30

TaTME – Video presentation

Antonio M. Lacy
12:30 - 12:45

Watch and Wait – ‘The Outsider’

Rodrigo Perez
12:45 - 13:00

Approaches to Rectal Cancer – The Contenders

Torbjorn Holm , Venkatesh Munikrishnan , Steven D. Wexner , Manish Chand

SESSION THREE

Richard J. Heald CBE , John Nicholls , Steven D. Wexner , Najib Haboubi
14:00 - 16:00

Live operating cases

Theatre 1. Open surgery 
Theatre 2. Laparoscopic surgery
Theatre 3. Robotic surgery
Theatre 4. taTME

16:00 - 16:45

In-theatre pathology assessment

Mariana Berho , Nicholas P. West
16:45 - 16:55

The future of surgical training

Sami Chadi

SESSION FOUR

Neil Mortensen , Roger Motson , Julio Mayol
16:55 - 18:00

Consensus discussion and Closing remarks

Manish Chand , Julio Mayol , Roger Motson , Neil Mortensen , Steven D. Wexner