AATS Focus on Thoracic Surgery: Lung and Esophageal Cancer

Final Program
Day 1 | Saturday, November 3, 2018

7:30 AM

Welcome and Introduction
Jianxing He and Thomas D'Amico

Session 1: Lung Cancer: Diagnosis and Staging
Moderators: Jianxing He and Thomas D'Amico

7:45 AM

Thoracic Surgery in China: An Overview of the Past 30 Years and Prospect in the Future
Jie He

8:00 AM

Lung Cancer Screening: Low Does CT and Novel Methods
David Jones

8:15 AM

Technique for Intraoperative Localization of Small Nodules and GGOs
Shaf Keshavjee

8:30 AM

Optimal Mediastinal Lymph Node Dissection for Lung Cancer
Shugeng Gao

8:45 AM

Uniportal Mediastinal Lymph Node Dissection for Lung Cancer
Jinxing He

9:00 AM

Panel Discussion

9:30 AM

Coffee Break

Session 2: Lung Cancer: Therapeutic Options for Stage I
Moderators: Thomas D'Amico, Wentao Fang, and Hecheng Li

10:00 AM

Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Scott Swanson

10:15 AM

Thoracoscopic Lobectomy: State of the Art
Lunxu Liu

10:30 AM

Surgery vs SBRT
Hiroshi Date

10:45 AM

Minimally Invasive Surgery 3.0
Haiquan Chen

11:00 AM

Genomic Profiles of Stage I Lung Cancers that Predict Recurrence
David Jones

11:15 AM

ctDNA Methylation Test for the Diagnosis of Early Stage Lung Cancer
Wenhua Liang

11:30 AM

Panel Discussion

Lunch Session: Pulmonary Video Session
Moderators: Shaf Keshavjee, Diego Gonzalez Rivas, and Linyou Zhang

12:00 PM

Treatment of Post-Pneumonectomy Empyema
Walter Weder

12:15 PM

Segmentectomy
Lijie Tan

12:30 PM

Surgery for Superior Sulcus Tumor
Hiroshi Date

12:45 PM

Individual Surgery for Locally Advanced Lung Cancer Based on Molecular Staging and Typing: The Chinese Experiences
Qinghua Zhou

1:00 PM

Lunch

Session 3: Lung Cancer: Options for Locally Advanced Disease
Moderators: David Jones and Yunchao Huang

1:30 PM

Role of Surgery after Chemotherapy and Immunotherapy
Walter Weder

1:45 PM

Role of Surgical Resection for Stage IIIA (N2)
Shaf Keshavjee

2:00 PM

Thoracoscopic Sleeve Resection and Pneumonectomy
Thomas D'Amico

2:15 PM

Bronchoplasty and Pulmonary Arterioplasty
Erino Rendina

2:30 PM

Uniportal Sleeve Resections
Diego Gonzalez Rivas

2:45 PM

Panel Discussion

3:15 PM

Coffee Break

Session 4: Controversial Issues
Moderators: Hiroshi Date, Heng Zhao, and Qunyou Tan

3:30 PM

Salvage Resection of Advanced Mediastinal Tumors
Erino Rendina

3:45 PM

Tubeless Tracheal/Carinal Resection and Reconstruction
Jianxing He

4:00 PM

Lung Transplantation for Lung Cancer
Shaf Keshavjee

4:15 PM

Resection of Multiple Lung Cancers and Oligometastases
Hui Zheng

4:30 PM

Surgical Management of Small Cell Lung Cancer
Thomas D'Amico

4:45 PM

Panel Discussion

Session 5: Abstract Session
Moderators: Haiquan Chen and Keng Ang

5:00 PM

1. Open Three-Stage Transthoracic Oesophagectomy versus Minimally Invasive Thoraco-laparoscopic Oesophagectomy for Oesophageal Cancer: A Multicentre, Open-label, Randomised Controlled Trial
Yikun Yang

5:10 PM

2. Perioperative Outcomes of Radical Lobectomies using Robotic-assisted Thoracoscopic Techniques versus Traditional Video-assisted Thoracoscopic Techniques: Retrospective Study of 1075 Consecutive p-Stage I NSCLC Cases
Qingquan Luo    

Session 6: Lung Transplantation
Haiquan Chen and Miachael Kuan Yew Hsin

5:20 PM

From Lung Transplantation to Heart-Lung Transplantation: How?
Jianxing He

5:30 PM

Outcomes of Patients with Living Related Donors
Hiroshi Date

5:40 PM

Progress with Ex Vivo Lung Perfusion
Shaf Keshavjee

5:50 PM

Lung Transplant Donation after Circulatory Death (DCD)
Walter Weder

6:00 PM

Closing Remarks
Jianxing He and Thomas D'Amico

6:15 PM

Day 1 adjourns

Day 2 | Sunday, November 4, 2018

7:30 AM

Welcome and Introduction
Jianxing He and Thomas D'Amico

Session 7: Postoperative Issues after Thoracic Surgery
Moderators: Thomas D'Amico and Jian Hu

7:30 AM

New Advances in Tumor Immunotherapy
Lanjun Zhang

7:45 AM

Multifocal Lung Cancer
Thomas D'Amico

8:00 AM

Operative and Post-Operative Issues with Tracheal Resection
Haifeng Wang

8:15 AM

ECMO for Acute Lung Injury
Shaf Keshavjee

8:30 AM

Anatomical VATS Segmentectomy in Early-Stage NSCLC: Experience from Zhongshan Hospital
Qun Wang

8:45 AM

ENB Combined Tubeless VATS, Integrated OR for the Treatment of GGO
Shuben Li

9:00 AM

Panel Discussion

9:15 AM

Coffee Break

Session 8: Esophageal Cancer: Resection Strategies
Moderators: Scott Swanson and Lanjun Zhang

9:30 AM

Advances in the Treatment of Esophageal Cancer in China
Keneng Chen

9:45 AM

Minimally Invasive Esophagectomy
Yin Li

10:00 AM

Management of T1N0 and T2N0 Esophageal Cancer
Thomas D'Amico

10:15 AM

Lymphadenectomy with Esophagectomy
Hui Li

10:30 AM

Can the Status of Right Recurrent Laryngeal Nerve Lymph Node Predict the Necessity of Neck Lymph Node Dissection in Patients with Thoracic Esophageal Cancer
Yousheng Mao

10:45 AM

Panel Discussion

Session 9: Esophageal Video Session
Moderators: David Jones and Qingquan Luo

11:00 AM

Single-port Inflatable Mediastinoscopy/Laparoscopy for Esophagectomy
Qingdong Cao

11:10 AM

Minimally Invasive Resection of a Large GIST of the GE Junction
Scott Swanson

11:20 AM

Mediastinoscope-assisted Resection of Esophageal Carcinoma: A New Method of Three-port Approach
Kaican Cai

11:30 AM

Outcomes of Modified Enhanced Recovery after Surgery Protocols in Perioperative Management of Minimally Invasive Esophagectomy
Chun Chen

11:40 AM

Application of Gastric Fusiform Technique in Minimally Invasive Esophagectomy
Xiangnan Li

11:50 AM

Optimal Management of Locoregional Recurrence of Esophageal Cancer
Monisha Sudarshan

12:00 PM

Panel Discussion

12:15 PM

Closing Remarks
Jianxing He and Thomas D'Amico

12:25 PM

AATS Focus on Thoracic Surgery: Lung and Esophageal Cancer Meeting Adjourns

 

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Closing Remarks
Jianxing He and Thomas D'Amico

Closing Remarks
Jianxing He and Thomas D'Amico


Optimal Mediastinal Lymph Node Dissection for Lung Cancer
Shugeng Gao

Optimal Mediastinal Lymph Node Dissection for Lung Cancer
Shugeng Gao