Thoracic Surgery: Part II

The Thoracic Surgery course will run from 15 - 17 June 2017 at EACTS House, Windsor THURSDAY 15 JUNE 08:00 Registration and welcome 08:30 Chest wall deformities T Lacin, Istanbul 10:00 Break 10:15 Chest wall oncology including sarcomas T3 non small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) G Friedel, Stuttgart 12:15 Lunch 13:00 Principles of chest wall reconstruction M Kalkat, Birmingham … Continue reading "Thoracic Surgery: Part II"
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The Thoracic Surgery course will run from 15 – 17 June 2017 at EACTS House, Windsor

THURSDAY 15 JUNE
08:00 Registration and welcome
08:30 Chest wall deformities T Lacin, Istanbul
10:00 Break
10:15 Chest wall oncology including sarcomas T3 non small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) G Friedel, Stuttgart
12:15 Lunch
13:00 Principles of chest wall reconstruction M Kalkat, Birmingham
13:45 Wet-lab: Chest wall reconstruction techniques M Kalkat, Birmingham;
E Roessner, Mannheim
15:15 Break
15:30 How to read and analyze a scientific paper J Neudecker, Berlin
17:30 Close
FRIDAY 16 JUNE
08:00 Pulmonary metastasectomy from extrathoracic cancers T Treasure, London
Pulmonary nodule management M Heuvelmans, Groningen
09:45 Break
10:15 Mesothelioma T Treasure, London
12:15 Lunch
13:00 Techniques for metastasectomy S Jordan, London
13:45 Wet-lab: Energy and lasers in surgery S Jordan, London;
E Roessner, Mannheim
Clinical cases – interactive session S Jordan, London;
E Roessner, Mannheim
15.15 Break
15.30 Surgery for oligometastatic disease R Hatz, München
17:30 Close
SATURDAY 17 JUNE
08:30 Tumors of the medisatinum M Dusmet, London
09:45 Break
10:15 Thymoma – myasthenia gravis,  surgical indications E Roessner, Mannheim
12:15 Lunch
13:00 Myasthenia – the neurologist perspective H Andersen, Aarhus
13:45 Infections of the mediastinum P Licht, Odense
15:15 Break
15:30 Evaluation/Feedback
16:30 Close

COURSE INFORMATION

Date/Duration
15 – 17 June 2017 (3 day course)

Location
Windsor, UK

Course Director
E. Roessner, Mannheim

Course Format
Interactive lectures
Wet-labs

Course Fee
Members: €350 inclusive of 20% UK VAT
Non-Members: €450 inclusive of 20% UK VAT

Fee includes lunch, refreshments and dinners on Thursday 15 June and Friday 16 June

*Scholarships are available for this course – for further information please click here

Course Overview
To gain more insight and up-to-date knowledge on different aspects of thoracic surgery related to the chest wall, mesothelioma, techniques for metastasectomy and tumors of the mediastinum.

Didactic presentations with interactive discussions, case scenario sessions and two wet-labs on chest wall reconstruction and energy and lasers in surgery.  The faculty will be available to discuss topics informally throughout the duration of the course.

Target Audience
Thoracic surgeons working as a surgeon in training in a thoracic and/or cardiac department (intermediate level).

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Faculty

  • Eric Roessner
  • Michael Dusmet
  • Godehard Friedel
  • Rudolf Hatz
  • Marjolein Heuvelmans
  • Simon Jordan
  • Maninder Singh Kalkat
  • Tunc Lacin
  • Peter Licht
  • Jens Neudecker
  • Tom Treasure