London Breast Meeting 2018 Live Broadcast

If you are unable to attend the meeting in London, make sure you don’t miss a thing by registering for the London Breast Meeting 2018 Live Broadcast which will stream the presentations directly to your computer or portable device.

Thursday 6th September
07.00 – 08.30 Registration and refreshments
08.30 – 08.45 Welcome by Jian Farhadi (UK) & Jaume Masia (ESP)
08.45 – 10.15 Common Problems in Breast Oncology
Chairs: Richard Rainsbury (UK) & Peter Neligan (USA)
  • Highlights from the St Gallen/Vienna International Breast Conference
    Michael Knauer (SWI)
  • Highlights from the Oncoplastic Breast Consortium
    Walter Weber (SWI)
  • The DCIS dilemma: current recommendations and trends
    Sarah Pinder (UK) & Florian Fitzal (AUS)
  • Can chemotherapy be altered when facing wound healing issues?
    Mark Harries (AUS)
  • The integrated port tissue expander: challenges for the radiologist and radio-oncologist
    Javier Sanz (ESP)
10.15 - 10.45 Refreshments and exhibition viewing
10.45 – 12.30 Common Problems in Breast Surgery
Chairs: Walter Weber (SWI) & Florian Fitzal (AUT)
  • Thin or thick mastectomy flaps? The debate
    Alberto Rancati (ARG) & Tibor Kovacs (UK)
  • How to assess intraoperative margins
    Sarah Pinder (UK)
  • Follow up in BRCA gene mutation patients after risk reducing mastectomy
    Tari King (USA)
  • Outcome measures in breast conservation surgery
    Fiona MacNeill (UK) & Andrea Pusic (USA)
12.00 – 12.30 Keynote Address: in conversation with the Masters of lymphatic surgery
Jaume Masia (ESP), Sinikka Suominen (FIN), David Chang (USA), Peter Neligan (USA)
12.30 – 13.00 Lunchtime Symposium, kindly supported by Medtronic
Mastering your breast reconstruction procedures: tips and tricks from the experts
  • Optimising results in your autologous breast reconstructions
    Jaume Masia (ESP)
  • Optimising results in your implant-based reconstructions
    Nicolas Leymarie (FRA)
12.30 – 13.30 Lunch and exhibition viewing
13.30 – 14.30 Free Paper Session: Surgical Pearls in Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery
Chairs: Mark Ho-Asjoe (UK) & Michael Knauer (SWI)
  • Utility of two surgical techniques using a lateral intercostal artery perforator flap after breast-conserving surgery: A single-center retrospective study
    Kim Jae Bong, 5 mins + 1 min Q&A
  • Pre-pectoral versus retro-pectoral implant-based breast reconstruction: a comparison of the procedure-related complication rates
    Christine Deutschmann, 5 mins + 1 min Q&A
  • An innovation in mapping techniques to aide lymphatic preservation in axillary lymph node dissection and prophylactic lymphatico-venous bypass using operating microscope
    Risal Djohan, 5 mins + 1 min Q&A
  • Utilising business intelligence and lean system applications to improve efficiency in breast surgery
    Margaret Hannah, 5 mins + 1 min Q&A
  • Minimally invasive total extra-peritoneal lap-assisted deep inferior epigastric pedicle harvest: preserving abdominal wall integrity
    Eric Jablonka, 5 mins + 1 min Q&A
  • Cost-utility analysis of inpatient flap monitoring after microsurgical breast reconstruction and implications for hospital length of stay
    Eric Jablonka, 5 mins + 1 min Q&A
  • Post-operative wool pads instead of forced-air warming blankets post microsurgical procedures
    Welmoed Keijzer, 5 mins + 1 min Q&A
  • Breast reconstruction with fat grafting and implant for irradiated breast cancer patients. Standardisation of the technique between one, two and three fat grafts and follow-up
    Mario Marquez, 5 mins + 1 min Q&A
  • Explantation mastopexy with superior roll technique
    Si-Hyun Park, 5 mins + 1 min Q&A
  • Autologous breast reconstruction algorithm in the asian patient
    Jeremy Sun, 5 mins + 1 min Q&A
14.30 – 15.45 Common Problems in Oncoplastic Surgery
Chairs: Tibor Kovacs (UK) & Nicolas Leymarie (FRA)
  • How to avoid oncoplastic failures in the small breast
    Richard Rainsbury & Walter Weber (SWI)
  • The medial quadrant: tips and tricks
    Albert Losken (USA) & Alexandre Munhoz (BRA)
  • How to correct nipple malposition following breast conserving surgery
    Gregory Evans (USA)
  • Lipofilling: safety and timing in the breast conserving surgery defect and the contralateral breast
    Michael Knauer (SWI)
  • Contralateral symmetrisation: tips, tricks and timing
15.45 – 16.15 Refreshments and exhibition viewing
16.15 – 16.35 Thoracic perforator flaps vs mini LD flap
Chairs: Albert Losken (USA) & Chris Andree (GER)
Phillip Blondeel (BEL) & Richard Rainsbury (UK)
16.35 – 17.15 The discussion cases: BCS vs mastectomy in DCIS
Chairs: Albert Losken (USA) & Chris Andree (GER)
Gregory Evans (USA), Sinikka Suominen (FIN), Tari King (USA), Javier Sanz (SPA), Sarah Pinder (UK) & Stefano Pompei (ITA)
17.15 – 17.45 Afternoon Symposium, kindly supported by Raise Healthcare :
Braxon Pre-pectoral reconstruction
Charles Malata (UK) & Joanna Skillman (UK)
17.45 – 19.30 LBM Welcome Reception kindly supported by Synovis
Friday 7th September
07.00 – 07.30 Registration and refreshments
07.30 – 08.00 Breakfast Symposium, kindly supported by Motiva
Nanosurfaces and silicone gel breast implants: current aspects
Alexandre Munhoz (BRA)
08.00 – 09.30 Common Problems in Implant-Based Reconstruction
Chairs: Nigel Mercer (UK) & Eric Santamaria (Mex)
  • Dos and don’ts in pre-pectoral breast reconstruction
    Albert Losken (USA) & Roy de Vita (ITA)
  • Direct to implant reconstruction when you can’t afford an ADM
    Alberto Rancati (ARG) & Marcella Sanchez Vargas (COL)
  • Exchange of the expander to permanent implant: timing and technique
    Alexandre Munhoz (BRA)
  • Fat grafting techniques to permanent implant
    Isabelle Sarfati (FRA)
  • Immediate nipple grafting: tips and safety concerns
    Nicolas Leymarie (FRA)
  • Nipple reconstruction in the thin skin envelope
    Mark Ho-Asjoe (UK)
  • Implant salvage: when do we give up?
    Stefano Pompei (ITA)
09.30 – 10.00 Symposium, kindly supported by GC Aesthetics
  • Smooth Implants: Back to the future or forward to the past?
    Fabio Santanelli do Pompeo (ITA)
  • Safety of new generation Silicone breast implants: Excellence in shell, gel and shape
    Alan Park (UK)
10.00 – 10.30 Refreshments and exhibition viewing
10.30 – 11.00 Roundtable discussion: immediate reconstruction in the irradiated breast
Chairs: Andrea Pusic (USA) & Phillip Blondeel (BEL)
Isabelle Sarfati (FRA) & Gregory Evans (USA)
11.00 – 11.30 IBSA best practice session: Diagnosis of capsular contracture
Chairs: Jian Farhadi (UK)
Roy de Vita (ITA), Nicolas Leymarie (FRA), Jaume Masia (ESP), Chris Andree (GER) & Stefano Pompei (ITA)
11.30 – 12.00 Keynote Address: How I changed my practice after learning from my mistakes
Chair: Jian Farhadi (UK)
Patrick Maxwell (USA)
12.00 – 12.30 Lunchtime Symposium, kindly supported by Integra
Patient-centric decision making around breast reconstruction Chair: Gerald Gui (UK)
Ash Kothari (UK) & Ash Mosahebi (UK)
12.00 – 13.00 Lunch and exhibition viewing
13.00 – 14.40 Autologous Reconstruction: Challenges
Chairs: JP Hong (KOR) & Koenraad van Landuyt (BEL)
  • Fast track autologous reconstruction service
    Mark Smith (USA) & Christian Bonde (DEN)
  • Large breast, small tummy
    Venkat Ramakrishnan (UK)
  • Failed flap: how and when to use the second free flap
    David Chang (USA) & Michael Saint-Cyr (USA)
  • Venous congestion: intra-operative and post-operative options
    Eric Santamaria (MEX)
  • Revision of the reconstruction: when do we stop?
    Michael Saint-Cyr (USA)
  • Can we fulfill patient expectations?
    Andrea Pusic (USA)
14.40 – 14.55 Special Topic, kindly supported by Lockton
Malpractice: how to deal with the letter from the lawyer
Flora McCabe (UK)
14.55 – 15.30 Refreshments and exhibition viewing
15.30 – 17.00 Autologous Reconstruction: The donor site
Chairs: Venkat Ramakrishnan (UK) & Jaume Masia (ESP)
  • Planning the donor site
    Koenraad van Landuyt (BEL) & Mark Smith (USA)
  • The abdominal bulge
    Christian Bonde (DEN)
  • Rectus divarication: to repair or not to repair
    Gemma Pons (ESP)
  • Seroma: how to prevent and treat
    Michael Saint-Cyr (USA) & Chris Andree (GER)
  • Umbilicoplasty: to preserve or create?
    Marzia Salgarello (ITA)
  • Panel Discussion: Chronic abdominal pain
    All Faculty
  • Discussion
17.00 – 17.30 The Innominate Lecture
Chairs: Jian Farhadi (UK) & JP Hong (KOR)
17.30 – 18.00 Afternoon Symposium, kindly supported by Smith and Nephew
Role of PICO cNPWT in the reduction of complications and the impact of scarring following reduction mammoplasty
René van der Hulst (NED)
18.00 – 20.00 Networking Reception
20.30 – late Friday night at TRAMP! Mayfair
Saturday 8th September
08.30 – 09.00 Registration and refreshments
09.00 – 10.15 Common Problems in Aesthetic Breast Surgery
Chairs: Patrick Maxwell (USA) & Alberto Rancati (ARG)
  • Addressing the sequelae of upper body in massive weight loss surgery
    Gregory Evans (USA)
  • The mesh breast lift
    Roy de Vita (ITA)
  • Pseudoptosis correction post reduction/mastopexy
    Marcella Sanchez Vargas (COL)
  • How to avoid widening of the areolar in periareolar mastopexy
    Dennis Hammond (USA)
  • Augmentation-mastopexy: safe and easy
    Phillip Blondeel (BEL)
  • Managing cysts following lipofilling
    Daniel Del Vecchio (USA)
10.15 – 10.45 Refreshments and exhibition viewing
10.45 – 12.00 The Challenging Breast Shape
Chairs: Dennis Hammond (USA) & Roy de Vita (ITA)
  • Tuberous breast and other deformities: fat grafting vs implant advances
    Alberto Rancati (ARG), Daniel Del Vecchio (USA), Constantin Stan (ROM)
  • Transgender breast surgery
    Marcella Sanchez Vargas (COL)
  • Importance of correct fitting compression wear, kindly supported by Lipoelastic
    Karen Perrett (UK)
  • Roundtable discussion: Postop management after aesthetic breast surgery
    Daniel Del Vecchio (USA), Alberto Rancati (ARG), Constantin Stan (ROM)
12.00 – 13.00 Lunch and exhibition viewing
13.00 – 14.45 Implant-Related Problems in Aesthetic Breast Surgery
Chairs: Mark Ho-Asjoe (UK) & Gregory Evans (USA)
  • Choice of implant: how has your practice changed in the last 5 years
    Dennis Hammond (USA) & Hyung-Bo Sim (KOR)
  • How to correct rotation/malposition
    Patrick Maxwell (USA)
  • Forum: Iatrogenic breast deformities following breast augmentation
    • Management of the inframammary crease
      Constantin Stan (ROM)
    • The waterfall effect: how to avoid and how to correct
      Patrick Maxwell
  • “I just want fat and no more implant”
    Daniel Del Vecchio (USA)
  • Transaxillary approach for breast augmentation
    Alexandre Munhoz (BRA) & Hyung-Bo Sim (KOR)
14.45 – 15.15 ALCL update and panel discussion
Dennis Hammond (USA), Nigel Mercer (UK), Roger Wixtrom (USA) & Roy de Vita (ITA)
15.15 – 15.45 What have I changed in my practice in the last year?
Chairs: Jian Farhadi (UK) & Jaume Masia (ESP)
All Faculty
15.45 Close of meeting

LBM 2018 Faculty

Chris Andree, Germany, Christian Bonde, Denmark, David Chang, USA, Daniel Del Vecchio, USA, Gregory Evans, USA, Florian Fitzal, Austria, Eduardo Gonzalez, Argentina, Dennis Hammond, USA, Tari King, USA, Michael Knauer, Switzerland, Tibor Kovacs, UK, Nicolas Leymarie, France, Albert Losken, USA, Fiona MacNeill, UK , Patrick Maxwell, UK, Nigel Mercer, UK, Goo-Hyun Mun, South Korea, Alexandre Munhoz, Brazil, Sarah Pinder, UK, Andrea Pusic, USA, Richard Rainsbury, UK, Arturo Ramirez-Montañana, Mexico, Alberto Rancati, Argentina, Michael Saint-Cyr, USA, Marzia Salgarello, Italy,Eric Santamaria, Mexico, Isabelle Sarfati, France, Hyung-Bo Sim, South Korea, Mark Smith, USA, Koenraad van Landuyt, Belgium, Marcella Sanchez Vargas, Colombia, Walter Weber, Switzerland