Thursday, April 11th, 2024

730-800 Breakfast & Registration
800-805 Welcome


805-820 Update on breast cancer axillary management 2024
Jean-François Boileau
820-835 Staging for the breast cancer patient- who and what?
Ralph George
835-850 Clinic Implications for Genetic Testing in Early Breast Cancer
Andrea Eisen
850-910 New studies surgeons need to know
Jean-François Boileau
910-955 Tumour board
Sara Temple, Yasser Botros, Eileen Rakovitch
955-1015 BREAK

Upper GI

1015-1030 Para-esophageal hernias
Carmine Simone
1030-1045 UGI obstruction- stent, bypass or resection
Natalia Calo
1045-1100 Current management of gastric cancer
Sav Brar
1100-1115 The upper GI bleed- tricks from our interventional GI colleagues
Gary May
1115-1130 My patient has chronic pain, and I’m feeling pressured to do an operation. Help!
David Urbach
1130-1145 Q&A
1145-1245 LUNCH
Special Presentation


1245-100 Managing fecal incontinence
Marilyse Boutros
100-115 IBD emergencies: Dos and don’ts
Dan Abramowitz
115-130 Common anorectal problems. What to take on and what to refer
Marcus Burnstein
130-145 New trends for neoadjuvent treatment for colon and rectal cancer
Karineh Kazazian
145-215 Debate – rectal polyp : Endoscopy vs Surgery

  • Peter Stotland
  • Jeff Mosko
215-230 Q&A
230-300 BREAK

Things you need to know

300-320 GLP-1 Receptor Agonists
Tim Jackson
320-340 When to call Therapeutic GI for necrotizing pancreatitis and the nasty gallbladder
Jeff Mosko
340-400 Polyposis Syndromes
Anna Dare
400-420 Anorectal Emergencies
Stan Feinberg
420-440 Manage a Bile Leak Post Sub-Total Cholecystectomy
Shiva Jayaraman
430-500 Q&A