CanSAGE2020 Program / Programme SCanPEG2020

Gynecology excellence across the spectrum / Gynecologic excellence in the 21st century

L'excellence en gynécologie à travers le spectre / L'excellence gynécologique au 21e siècle

                (updated February 23, 2020

Thursday, September 24

07:00 – 08:00

Fellowship Directors' Meeting

 

08:30 – 11:30

POST GRADUATE COURSES

  • Vaginal natural orifice endoscopic ­surgery – Jan F Baekelandt, MD

  • Gynecologic laparoscopic anatomy & minimally invasive surgery including laparoscopic suturing – Resad Pasic, MD

12:00 – 13:30

Exhibit open / lunch served in exhibit area

12:00 – 13:15

EXPERT LUNCH

  • Mentorship in the community: How to reach out, organize and set up – Neeraj Mehra, MD

  • When complications happen: How to get back on your horse – Resad Pasic, MD

  • Cesarean section in the endometriosis patient – Kristina Arendas, MD

  • Surgeons and their toys: So many choices! – Darrien Rattray, MD

13:30 – 14:15

KEYNOTE

No place for OCP in ­endometriosis care – Robert Casper, MD

14:15 – 15:00

PLENARY

Laparoscopy in the obese patient – Resad Pasic, MD

15:00 – 15:30

Refreshment break in exhibit area

 

15:30 – 16:30

OPEN COMMUNICATIONS – Video and research presentations

16:30 – 17:30

OPENING CEREMONIES

Presentation of the Lifetime Achievement Award

17:30 – 19:00

Wine and cheese reception in exhibit area

 

19:00 –

Dinner and evening on your own


 

Friday, September 25

06:30 – 07:30

Wellness – Morning Run 'round the bridges

Sponsored by Hologic

07:00 – 08:00

Breakfast in exhibit area

 

08:00 – 09:00

LEADING CHANGE

Digital distractions and the impact on your brain – Paul Mohapel, MD

09:00 – 10:00

PLENARY

Bowel endometriosis: the internal and eternal debate – to resect, or not to resect?  – Liane Belland, MD and Neel Datta, MD

10:00 – 10:45

Morning break in exhibit area

 

10:30 – 10:45

RAPID FIRE – ePoster and video summaries

10:45 – 12:00

OPEN COMMUNICATIONS – Video and research presentations

12:00 – 13:00

Lunch Symposium – Sponsored by AbbVie

13:00 – 13:30

Dessert and coffee in exhibit area

13:30 – 14:15

DEBATE

Robotic surgery: Will it ever have a place in benign gynecology in Canada? – Sari Kives, MD and Shiraz Moola, MD

14:15 – 15:00

PLENARY

Gyneoncology: have we pushed MIS too far? When is laparoscopy for cancer feasible? – Joannie Neveu, MD

15:00 – 15:30

Refreshment break in exhibit area

15:30 – 16:30

CHAT ROOMS

  • Barriers and challenges in adopting MIS in my centre, strategies for success – Neeraj Mehra, MD and Elizabeth Randle, MD

  • The truth behind fibroids and infertility: Myth or facts? – Adrian Gamelin, MD

  • See and treat hysteroscopy – Ari Sanders, MD

 

16:30 – 17:30

PLENARY

Laparoscopic cerclage: Save my baby please? – Nicholas Leyland, MD and Grace Liu, MD

18:30 – 22:00

CanSAGE Social – Lucky Bastard Distillery

Dinner, Dancing, DJ and Fun!

Saturday, September 28, 2019

08:00 – 09:00

Breakfast Symposium – Sponsored by Hologic

09:00 – 10:00

CanSAGE Annual General Meeting – Open to all CanSAGE members

 

10:00 – 10:45

Morning break in exhibit area; exhibit closes

10:30 – 10:45

RAPID FIRE – ePoster and video summaries

10:45 – 12:00

PANEL

  • Complex care in complex ­patients

Adolescent – Laura Weins, MD

Postmenopausal patient – Alison Shea, MD

Trans patient  Fiona Mattatall, MD

12:00 – 13:15

Graduation ceremony with lunch

13:15 – 14:30

The ‘CANSAGE ACADEMY’ Awards Session​ – Best of Open Communications

14:30 – 15:15

PLENARY

Vaginal / laparoscopic surgery where they meet in the middle – Jan F Baekelandt, MD

15:15 – 16:00

PLENARY

Alternatives for treatment of fibroids – Darrien Rattray, MD and Mohammed Nayeemuddin, MD

16:00 – 17:00

CLOSING CEREMONIES

Prizes and Winners

Announcement of CanSAGE2021

17:00 – 18:30

CanSAGE Board Meeting

Dinner and evening on your own