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Advanced techniques in laparoscopic gynecologic surgery
Advanced techniques in laparoscopic gynecologic surgery
ENDOMETRIOSIS
Current techniques in endometriosis treatment
ONCOLOGY SURGERY
Out-of-the box Gynecologic Cancer Surgery
UTERINE DISODERS
Minimally invasive approaches to uterine disorders

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Course accreditation
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for CME accreditation of this event

Offline registration

Download registration form and send it by email
to fk@ircad.fr or by fax +33 3 88 11 90 28
CONTACT US       BY EMAIL       BY PHONE: +33 3 88 11 90 59
Course accreditation
An application has been made to the UEMS EACCME
for CME accreditation of this event

Offline registration

Download registration form and send it by email
to fk@ircad.fr or by fax +33 3 88 11 90 28
CONTACT US       BY EMAIL       BY PHONE: +33 3 88 11 90 59
Course accreditation
An application has been made to the UEMS EACCME
for CME accreditation of this event

Offline registration

Download registration form and send it by email
to fk@ircad.fr or by fax +33 3 88 11 90 28
CONTACT US       BY EMAIL       BY PHONE: +33 3 88 11 90 59
Course accreditation
An application has been made to the UEMS EACCME
for CME accreditation of this event

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Gynecological Surgery Courses

Advanced techniques in laparoscopic gynecologic surgery

Advanced techniques in laparoscopic gynecologic surgery

Out-of-the box Gynecologic Cancer Surgery Advanced Course

Minimally invasive approaches to uterine disorders

Current techniques in endometriosis treatment

Advanced techniques in laparoscopic gynecologic surgery


COURSE OBJECTIVES

  • To provide the basic skills required for good progress in clinical laparoscopic practice
  •  To describe the technical steps, which are used for advanced laparoscopic procedures
  •  To describe results and potential complications, and how to prevent them
  •  Hands on sessions in order to give participants the technical capacity to improve their skills (according to the option)

EDUCATIONAL METHODS

  • Interactive theoretical and video sessions between Faculty and course participants
  • Live operative demonstrations (according to the course)
  • Hands-on training on live tissue (mini-pigs), anatomical specimen, pelvic trainers or hysteroscopy models (according to the course)

TARGET AUDIENCE

Laparoscopic gynecological surgeons

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COURSE OBJECTIVES

  • To provide the basic skills required for good progress in clinical laparoscopic practice
  • To describe the technical steps used for advanced laparoscopic procedures
  • To describe results and potential complications, and how to prevent them
  • To practice on live tissue in order to give participants the technical tools to improve their practice

EDUCATIONAL METHODS

  • Live operative demonstrations
  • Practical training on live tissue (mini-pigs)
  • Interactive theoretical and video sessions between Faculty and course participants

COURSE DIRECTOR

A. Wattiez FR

COURSE OBJECTIVES

  • To provide the basic skills required for good progress in clinical laparoscopic practice
  • To describe the technical steps used for advanced laparoscopic procedures
  • To describe results and potential complications, and how to prevent them
  • To practice on live tissue in order to give participants the technical tools to improve their practice

EDUCATIONAL METHODS

  • Live operative demonstrations
  • Practical training on live tissue (mini-pigs)
  • Interactive theoretical and video sessions between Faculty and course participants

COURSE DIRECTOR

A. Wattiez FR

COURSE OBJECTIVES

  • To teach gynecologic oncologists the surgical principles and skills required to safely perform complex out-of-the-box gynecologic oncology surgeries
  • To provide multidisciplinary contributions, incorporating the perspectives of other surgical specialists
  • To perform hands-on practice on anatomical specimens in order to shorten and secure the learning curve in clinical practice
  • To allow participants to actively interact with world-renowned experts

EDUCATIONAL METHODS

  • Didactic lectures provided by multidisciplinary surgical specialists and world-renowned experts
  • 2 half-days of hands-on practice on live tissue (options B & C)
  • Full day of hands-on practice on anatomical specimens (option C)

COURSE HIGHLIGHTS

  • Full immersion in outstanding facilities
  • Didactic lectures provided by multidisciplinary surgical specialists and world-renowned experts
  • 2 half days of hands-on practice on anatomical specimens

COURSE DIRECTORS

  • N. Abu-Rustum US
  • C. Akladios  FR
  • D. Chi US
  • A. Fagotti IT
  • D. Querleu FR
  • G. Scambia IT

COURSE OBJECTIVES

  • To describe technical steps used for advanced laparoscopic procedures
  • To acquire practical skills for diagnostic hysteroscopy and outpatient surgery
  • To acquire the technique and skills to perform operative hysteroscopy for myoma, polyp, and endometrial resection
  • To describe results and potential complications, and how to prevent them in both laparoscopy and hysteroscopy
  • To practice on models & live tissue in order to give participants the technical tools to improve their practice

EDUCATIONAL METHODS

  • Live operative demonstrations
  • Practical training on live tissue (mini-pigs) and hysteroscopy models
  • Interactive theoretical and video sessions between Faculty and course participants

COURSE DIRECTOR

A. Wattiez FR

COURSE OBJECTIVES

  • To review the different options for pathophysiology
  • To understand the different classifications and their limits
  • To be able to refer the patients who need bowel resection
  • To know the guidelines for ablation of severe endometriosis
  • To understand the complications, their management and prevention
  • To know the prognosis and the postoperative management

EDUCATIONAL METHODS

  • Live operative demonstrations
  • Practical training on live tissue (mini-pigs)
  • Interactive theoretical and video sessions between Faculty and course participants


COURSE DIRECTOR

A. Wattiez FR

COURSE OBJECTIVES

  • To provide the basic skills required for good progress in clinical laparoscopic practice
  • To describe the technical steps used for advanced laparoscopic procedures
  • To describe results and potential complications, and how to prevent them
  • To practice on live tissue in order to give participants the technical tools to improve their practice

EDUCATIONAL METHODS

  • Live operative demonstrations
  • Practical training on live tissue (mini-pigs)
  • Interactive theoretical and video sessions between Faculty and course participants

COURSE DIRECTOR

A. Wattiez FR

COURSE PROGRAMME

MONDAY DECEMBER 13, 2021

8.15 AM > Registration and welcoming of participants

8.30 AM Theoretical session

>> General considerations in endoscopic surgery
>> Operating room set-up
>> Ergonomics
>> New energies
>> Laparoscopic anatomy revisited
>> Laparoscopic complications: the truth
>> Laparoscopic suturing: theory to load the needle and different knotting techniques

1.00 PM > Lunch at the Institute

2.00 PM Training  on live tissue (mini-pigs)

• Dissection in the retroperitoneal space
• Cystotomy and bladder reconstruction
• Lymphadenectomy

6.15 PM > End of session

8.00 PM > Dinner in honor of participants

TUESDAY DECEMBER 14, 2021

8.15 AM > Evaluation of the previous day

8.30 AM Theoretical session
• Laparoscopic myomectomy
>> Technical principles
>> Variation: difficult cases
>> Outcomes
• Oncology
>> Technical principles
>> Variation: difficult cases
>> Outcomes

09.30 AM Live operative demonstrations
• Hysterectomy
• Myomectomy

1.00 PM > Lunch at the Institute

2.00 PM Training on live tissue (mini-pigs)

• Nephrectomy
• Simulation of bowel injury and reconstruction
• Micro re-anastomosis of the ureter

6.15 PM > End of session / Evening free

WEDNESDAY DECEMBER 15, 2021

8.15 AM > Evaluation of the previous day

8.30 AM Theoretical session
• Endometriosis
>> Laparoscopic treatment of mild and moderate
endometriosis
>> Laparoscopic approach to severe endometriosis
• Prolapse
>> Laparoscopic approach to pelvic prolapse

10.30 AM Live operative demonstrations
• Endometriosis
• Complex adnexal masses

1.00 PM > Lunch at the Institute

2.00 PM Theoretical session

• Ovarian masses
>> Laparoscopic management of benign ovarian cysts
>>Management of suspicious masses
>> Role of laparoscopy in ovarian cancer
• Hysterectomy
>> Technical principles
>> Variations: difficult cases
>> Alternative techniques
>> Outcomes
• Complications
>> Entry-related complications
>> Bowel complications
>> Urinary complications
>> Vascular complications

4.00 PM > End of course / Delivery of certificates of attendance
Programme may be subject to modifications

COURSE PROGRAMME

MONDAY APRIL 4, 2022

8.15 AM > Registration and welcoming of participants

8.30 AM Theoretical session

>> General considerations in endoscopic surgery
>> Operating room set-up
>> Ergonomics
>> New energies
>> Laparoscopic anatomy revisited
>> Laparoscopic complications: the truth
>> Laparoscopic suturing: theory to load the needle and different knotting techniques

1.00 PM > Lunch at the Institute

2.00 PM Training  on live tissue (mini-pigs)

• Dissection in the retroperitoneal space
• Cystotomy and bladder reconstruction
• Lymphadenectomy

6.15 PM > End of session

8.00 PM > Dinner in honor of participants

TUESDAY APRIL 5, 2022

8.15 AM > Evaluation of the previous day

8.30 AM Theoretical session
• Laparoscopic myomectomy
>> Technical principles
>> Variation: difficult cases
>> Outcomes
• Oncology
>> Technical principles
>> Variation: difficult cases
>> Outcomes

09.30 AM Live operative demonstrations
• Hysterectomy
• Myomectomy

1.00 PM > Lunch at the Institute

2.00 PM Training on live tissue (mini-pigs)

• Nephrectomy
• Simulation of bowel injury and reconstruction
• Micro re-anastomosis of the ureter

6.15 PM > End of session / Evening free

WEDNESDAY APRIL 6, 2022

8.15 AM > Evaluation of the previous day

8.30 AM Theoretical session
• Endometriosis
>> Laparoscopic treatment of mild and moderate
endometriosis
>> Laparoscopic approach to severe endometriosis
• Prolapse
>> Laparoscopic approach to pelvic prolapse

10.30 AM Live operative demonstrations
• Endometriosis
• Complex adnexal masses

1.00 PM > Lunch at the Institute

2.00 PM Theoretical session

• Ovarian masses
>> Laparoscopic management of benign ovarian cysts
>>Management of suspicious masses
>> Role of laparoscopy in ovarian cancer
• Hysterectomy
>> Technical principles
>> Variations: difficult cases
>> Alternative techniques
>> Outcomes
• Complications
>> Entry-related complications
>> Bowel complications
>> Urinary complications
>> Vascular complications

4.00 PM > End of course / Delivery of certificates of attendance
Programme may be subject to modifications

COURSE PROGRAMME

MONDAY, APRIL 11, 2022

12.45 PM > Registration and welcoming of participants

1.00 PM
PART 1: EXTENDED INTRAPERITONEAL RESECTIONS LIVE & THEORETICAL SESSION
Live video-anatomy - with interactive stop & go
Anatomical specimen dissection of the upper abdomen by a hepatic transplantation surgeon: anatomy of the coeliac area and porta hepatis, liver mobilization, subhepatic veins

Lectures - Extended abdominal resections
  • Management of extensive peritoneal disease of small bowel and mesentery
  • Removal of porta hepatis carcinomatosis
  • Sanctuaries of pseudomyxoma in the upper abdomen
  • Management of Glisson’s capsule disease
  • Indications and technique of non-anatomic liver resections
  • Lessons from duodenopancreatectomy and gastrectomy
6.00 PM > End of session

TUESDAY, APRIL 12, 2022

7.45 AM > Evaluation of the previous day

8.00 AM HANDS-ON SESSION
Anatomical specimen lab: upper abdomen

12.00 PM > Lunch at the Institute

1.00 PM
PART 2: EXTENDED PELVIC AND EXTRAPERITONEAL RESECTIONS LIVE & THEORETICAL SESSION
Live video-anatomy - with interactive stop & go
Anatomical specimen dissection of the pelvis with the participation of gynecologic oncologists and orthopedic surgeons, with emphasis on the anatomy of the pelvic sidewall

Lectures - Extended pelvic and retroperitoneal resections
  • Laterally extended pelvic resections
  • Laterally extended resections with bone resection
  • Fixed presacral tumors, presacral bleeding management
  • Input of vascular surgeon
  • Fixed aortic nodes, suprarenal nodes
  • Lessons from the surgery of retroperitoneal sarcoma
  • Exenteration with pubic bone resection
6.00 PM > End of session

8.00 PM > Dinner in honor of participants

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 13, 2022

7.45 AM > Evaluation of the previous day

8.00 AM HANDS-ON SESSION
Anatomical specimen lab: pelvis

12.00 PM > Lunch at the Institute

1.00 PM
PART 3: EVEN MORE OUT OF THE BOX AND INNOVATIVE PROCEDURES THEORETICAL SESSION
Lectures - Extended extra-abdominal resections
  • Soft tissue tumors of the abdominal wall and perineum
  • Thoracic surgery issues : transdiaphragmatic lung surgery, thoracoscopy (VATS)
  • Cardiophrenic nodes : the gynecologic oncologist perspective
Lectures - Minimally invasive approaches
  • The place of minimally invasive surgery in advanced ovarian cancer, state of the art
  • Minimally invasive procedures in advanced ovarian cancer, video lecture
  • The potential of interventional radiology in the management of recurrent  gynecologic cancer
  • The potential of interventional endoscopy in gynecologic oncology
  • Minimally invasive approaches to the mediastinum
6.00 PM  End of course / Delivery of certificates of attendance


Programme may be subject to modifications

COURSE PROGRAMME

MONDAY MAY 9, 2022

8.15 AM Registration and welcoming of participants

8.30 AM THEORETICAL SESSION
Anatomy
× From gross to functional anatomy
Pathophysiology of the uterus
× Myometrium
× Endometrium
Imaging of the uterus
× US
× MRI

12.30 PM Lunch at the Institute


2.00 PM THEORETICAL SESSION

Myometrial pathology
Fibroids
Adenomyosis
Congestion
Septum
Uterine malformation
× Classification
×  Diagnosis
× Treatment


6.00 PM End of session


8.00 PM Dinner in honor of the participants

TUESDAY MAY 10, 2022

8.15 AM Evaluation of the previous day

8.30 AM
THEORETICAL SESSION
Laparoscopic hysterectomy
× From basic to difficult cases
Laparoscopic myomectomy
× From basic to difficult cases


10.00 AM LIVE OPERATIVE DEMONSTRATIONS
× Hysterectomy
× Myomectomy
× Scar: laparoscopic treatment


12.30 PM Lunch at the Institute


1.30 PM TRAINING ON LIVE TISSUE (MINI-PIGS)

6.00 PM End of session


Evening free

WEDNESDAY MAY 11, 2022

8.15 AM Evaluation of the previous day

8.30 AM THEORETICAL SESSION
Endometrial pathology
× Semiology of the endometrium
× Hyperplasia
× Polyps
× Fibroids
× Scar

× Septum


10.00 AM LIVE OPERATIVE DEMONSTRATIONS
× Hyperplasia
× Polyps
× Fibroids
× Scar
× Septum

1.00 PM Lunch at the Institute

2.00 PM TRAINING ON HYSTEROSCOPY MODELS

6.00 PM End of course
Delivery of certificates of attendance

Programme may be subject to modifications

MONDAY SEPTEMBER 12, 2022

8.15 AM > Registration and welcoming of participants

8.30 AM Theoretical session
• Anatomy
• General diagnostic strategies
>> Ultrasonography
>>MRI
>> Contrast enema
>> New diagnostic tools
• Preoperative strategies
>>Medical therapy
>> Patient preparation
>> Field organization

1.00 PM > Lunch at the Institute

2.00 PM
Training session on live tissue (mini-pigs)
• Basic principles of laparoscopy
• Dissection of retroperitoneal spaces
• Vascular dissection, experimental injuries and repair

6.15 PM > End of session

8.00 PM > Dinner in honor of participants

TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 13, 2022

8.15 AM > Evaluation of the previous day

8.30 AM Keynote Lectures
• Strategies in ovarian endometriosis
>> Techniques for endometriomas
>> Surgery and ovarian reserve
>> Prevention of postoperative adhesions
>> Postoperative treatment and role of IVF

9.30 AM Live operative demonstrations

1.00 PM > Lunch at the Institute

2.00 PM
Training session on live tissue (mini-pigs)
• Dissection of retroperitoneal spaces
• Nephrectomy and vascular dissection
• Ureter dissection, division and re-anastomosis

6.15 PM > End of session / Evening free

WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 14, 2022

8.15 AM > Evaluation of the previous day

8.30 AM Theoretical session

• Fertility preservation
• Strategies in deep endometriosis
>> Experiences from different experts

11.00 AM Live operative demonstrations
• Laparoscopic treatment of endometriomas
• Rectovaginal nodules
• Adhesiolysis
• Bowel endometriosis

1.00 PM > Lunch at the Institute

2.00 PM Theoretical session

• Outcome and complications
>> Complications of endometriosis surgery
>> Urinary complications
>> Surgical complications
• Debates
>> Infertility and endometriosis:
medical therapy versus surgery
>> Bowel resection: yes or no & when?
>> Ureter endometriosis:
-Extra or Intra
-Re-anastomosis or re-implantation

4.00 PM > End of course / Delivery of certificates of attendance

Programme may be subject to modifications

COURSE PROGRAMME

MONDAY DECEMBER 12, 2022

8.15 AM > Registration and welcoming of participants

8.30 AM Theoretical session

>> General considerations in endoscopic surgery
>> Operating room set-up
>> Ergonomics
>> New energies
>> Laparoscopic anatomy revisited
>> Laparoscopic complications: the truth
>> Laparoscopic suturing: theory to load the needle and different knotting techniques

1.00 PM > Lunch at the Institute

2.00 PM Training  on live tissue (mini-pigs)

• Dissection in the retroperitoneal space
• Cystotomy and bladder reconstruction
• Lymphadenectomy

6.15 PM > End of session

8.00 PM > Dinner in honor of participants

TUESDAY DECEMBER 13, 2022

8.15 AM > Evaluation of the previous day

8.30 AM Theoretical session
• Laparoscopic myomectomy
>> Technical principles
>> Variation: difficult cases
>> Outcomes
• Oncology
>> Technical principles
>> Variation: difficult cases
>> Outcomes

09.30 AM Live operative demonstrations
• Hysterectomy
• Myomectomy

1.00 PM > Lunch at the Institute

2.00 PM Training on live tissue (mini-pigs)

• Nephrectomy
• Simulation of bowel injury and reconstruction
• Micro re-anastomosis of the ureter

6.15 PM > End of session / Evening free

WEDNESDAY DECEMBER 14, 2022

8.15 AM > Evaluation of the previous day

8.30 AM Theoretical session
• Endometriosis
>> Laparoscopic treatment of mild and moderate
endometriosis
>> Laparoscopic approach to severe endometriosis
• Prolapse
>> Laparoscopic approach to pelvic prolapse

10.30 AM Live operative demonstrations
• Endometriosis
• Complex adnexal masses

1.00 PM > Lunch at the Institute

2.00 PM Theoretical session

• Ovarian masses
>> Laparoscopic management of benign ovarian cysts
>>Management of suspicious masses
>> Role of laparoscopy in ovarian cancer
• Hysterectomy
>> Technical principles
>> Variations: difficult cases
>> Alternative techniques
>> Outcomes
• Complications
>> Entry-related complications
>> Bowel complications
>> Urinary complications
>> Vascular complications

4.00 PM > End of course / Delivery of certificates of attendance
Programme may be subject to modifications