Abdominal Wall Reconstruction Forum | Manhattan

Dates: Jul 11, 2019 6:30 PM - Jul 12, 2019 2:45 PM

Event Location: Vagelos Education Center, 104 Haven Avenue, New York, NY, 10032, US

Program Faculty:

  • Amit Badhwar, PhD
  • John Fischer, MD, MPH, FACS
  • William Hope, MD, FACS
  • Stephen Kovach, III, MD, FACS
  • Yuri Novitsky, MD, FACS
  • Christopher Senkowski, MD, FACS

Agenda:

Abdominal Wall Reconstruction Forum | Manhattan

Techniques:

  • Complex Ventral

Products:

  • Phasix
  • XenMatrix AB

Additional Info:

INTENDED AUDIENCE 
An interactive symposium designed for general, plastic and trauma surgeons involved in complex abdominal wall reconstruction.

COURSE DESCRIPTION 
The purpose of this educational program is to facilitate discussion on successful solutions for managing complex abdominal wall repair and to understand the proper use of Phasix™ Mesh and XenMatrix™ AB Mesh. Discussion will include a review of preclinical and clinical data, science and technology of products, economics of AWR, and various techniques for the reconstruction of the abdominal wall.

EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES
• Review current literature for hernia repair techniques, materials and patient management strategies

• Gain new insights into advanced surgical techniques for complex abdominal repair

• Demonstrate use of BD products in hernia repair

 

FACULTY BIOGRAPHIES  
John Fischer, MD, MPH, FACS

William Hope, MD, FACS

Stephen J. Kovach, III, MD, FACS

Yuri Novitsky, MD, FACS

Christopher Senkowski, MD, FACS

Contact Info:

Please contact Kathryn Pirolli at (401) 825- 8723 or email kathryn.pirolli@crbard.com.