London Breast Meeting 2019 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 2019 Live Broadcast which will stream the presentations directly to your computer or portable device.

Thursday 5th September - Breast Oncology
07.00 – 08.15 Registration and refreshments
08.15 – 08.30 Welcome and introduction
08.30 – 10.00 Best practice in the management of hereditary breast cancer
  • Screening BRCA patients during pregnancy
  • Rapid genetic testing
  • RRM: age limits, timing, cancer treatment, reconstruction options
  • Is there a difference in a mastectomy for cancer or risk reducing?
  • MRI in risk reducing surgery: standard of care?
10.00 - 10.30 Refreshments and exhibition viewing
10.30 – 11.30 Best practice in chemo and radiation therapy related to reconstruction
  • What is the safe timeline between mastectomy and chemotherapy?
  • Neoadjuvant chemotherapy: which patient really does benefit?
  • How early after reconstruction is it recommended to start radiotherapy?
  • Frozen section in oncoplastic surgery
  • Predictive tests in radiotherapy
11.30 – 12.00 Multidisciplinary Session: challenging cases
12.00 – 12.30 Keynote Address
12.30 – 13.30 Lunch and exhibition viewing
12.30 – 13.30 Lunch and exhibition viewing
13.30 – 14.00 Roundtable Discussion 1: Should we offer reconstruction in metastatic breast cancer?
14.00 – 15.00 LBM Free Paper Session: Surgical pearls in aesthetic and reconstructive surgery
15.00 – 15.30 Refreshments and exhibition viewing
15.30 – 15.50 Roundtable Discussion 2: What are the best ways forward if radiotherapy is expected?
15.50 – 16.00 Summary of MBN consensus on radiotherapy
16.00 – 17.00 Best practice in management
  • How to consent for reconstruction
  • Blurred lines between BCS and mastectomy: can we define the limits?
  • Who can or should be doing risk reducing mastectomy?
  • Should there be a minimum number of microsurgical cases per year for a surgeon?
  • Current definition of oncoplastic surgery
17.00 – 17.30 Afternoon Symposium
17.30 – 19.30 LBM Welcome Reception and close of day
Friday 6th September - Breast Reconstruction
07.00 – 08.00 Registration and refreshments
08.00 – 09.30 Best practice in lymphoedema
  • Are ICG and MRI needed in all lymphatic cases?
  • What is the algorithm in lymphatic surgery
09.30 – 10.00 Best practice: when do we say no to immediate reconstruction?
10.00 – 10.15 Mid-morning symposium
10.15 – 10.45 Refreshments and exhibition viewing
10.45 – 12.00 Parallel Session (choose either A or B below)
A: Best practice in pre- and post-op flap management
  • Imaging
  • Flap monitoring
  • Number revision
  • Post-op management
  • Tips and tricks in autologous breast reconstruction

B: Best practice in BCS and oncoplastic surgery
  • Roundblock technique
  • Tips and tricks in oncoplastic surgery
  • Lipofilling: timing and technique
  • Sentinel node without isotope
12.00 – 12.30 Keynote Address: how to define cup size
12.30 – 13.00 Lunchtime Symposium
13.00 – 13.30 Lunch and exhibition viewing
12.00 – 13.00 Lunch and exhibition viewing
13.30 – 15.00 Best practice in pre-pectoral implant reconstruction
  • Immediate vs delayed pre-fectural
  • Wrap around vs tent technique
  • Implant: fixed volume vs definitive expander
  • How to prevent rippling and implant visibility
15.00 – 15.30 Refreshments and exhibition viewing
15.30 – 17.00 Tips and tricks in implant-based reconstruction
17.00 – 17.30 Afternoon Symposium
17.30 – 19.00 Networking reception
20.00 – late LBM Social Function
Saturday 7th September - Aesthetic Breast Surgery
08.30 – 09.00 Registration and refreshments
09.00 – 10.30 Best practice in breast augmentation
  • The 14 point plan in breast augmentation
  • What would be the ideal surface for an implant
  • Pro-biotic dip

Best practice in mastopexy and reduction
  • When and how to use meshes

Best practice in lipofilling of the breast
  • Timing, washout, where to position
  • Composite
10.30 – 10.45 Mid-morning Symposium
10.45 – 11.15 Refreshments and exhibition viewing
11.15 – 12.15 ALCL updates and discussion
12.15 – 12:45 Keynote Address
12.45 – 13.45 Lunch and exhibition viewing
13.45 – 15.00 Tips and tricks in aesthetic breast surgery
15.00 – 15.15 What have I changed in my practice in the last year?
15.15 – 15.30 Summary and close of conference

LBM 2019 Faculty

Claudio Angrigiani, Argentina, Mark Ashton, Australia, Brad Calobrace, USA, Cristina Carusi, Italy, Frederica Chiesa, Switzerland, Mihye Choi, USA, Jana de Boniface, Sweden, Paul Harrisd, UK, Jean-Franϛois Honart, France, Roger Khouri, USA, Douglas MacMillan, UK, Maurice Nahabedian, USA, Maurizio Nava, Italy, Luis Fernando Perin, Brazil, Benjamin Sarfati, France, Dyang Song, China, Filip Stillaert, Belgium, Steven Teitelbaum, USA, Charles Volpei, France, Zoe Winters, UK