Programme 2016

Time Session
07:00 – 08:45 Registration and refreshments
08:45 -09:00 Welcome and introduction by Jian Farhadi (UK), Jaume Masia (ES) & Nigel Mercer (UK)
09:00 - 10:00 Risk reducing surgery
Chairs: Nigel Mercer (UK) & Jaume Masia (ES)

The Angelina Jolie effect
Gregory Evans (US)

Treatment strategies in BRCA patients after previous breast cancer
Mark Harries (UK) & Hisham Hamed (UK)

Contralateral mastectomy in non-BRCA patients: justified or overkill?
Christoph Tausch (CH) & Gerald Gui (UK)
10:00 – 10:45 Breast cancer surgery
Chairs: Christoph Tausch (CH) & Hisham Hamed (UK)

Indication and contraindication of skin/nipple sparing mastectomy
Giuseppe Catanuto (IT) & Virgilio Sacchini (US/IT)

What to do with the internal mammary lymph nodes
Mattia Intra (IT) & Guenther Gruber (CH)

Male breast cancer
Ian Fentiman (UK)
10:45 – 11:15 Refreshments and exhibition viewing
11:15 – 12:15 Breast conservation surgery
Chairs: Ian Fentiman (UK) & Gregory Evans (US)

Breast conservation failure: when to do completion mastectomy
Mattia Intra (IT) & Jaume Masia (ES)

The breast conservation surgery journey: where do you draw the line?
Gerald Gui (UK) & Virgilio Sacchini (US/IT)

Indications and controversies in partial and complete lipofilling for breast reconstruction
Nicolas Leymarie (FR) & Babak Mehrara (US)
12:15 – 13:00 Keynote lecture: David Jay and the SCAR project
Chair: Jian Farhadi (UK)
David Jay (US)
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch and exhibition viewing
14:00 – 15:00 Adjuvant oncological therapy and reconstruction
Chairs: Mattia Intra (IT) & Venkat Ramakrishnan (UK)

Radiation therapy and immediate breast reconstruction: novel approaches and update
Guenther Gruber (CH) Chris Andree (DE) & Giorgio De Santis (IT)

The interaction of chemotherapy on autologous and implant based breast reconstruction
Mark Harries (UK) & David Song (US)
15:00 - 15:45 Breast reconstruction
Chairs: William Adams (US) & Philip Blondeel (BE)

Immediate implant and autologous reconstruction: when and why we should say no
Babak Mehrara (US), Sinikka Suominen (FI) & Allen Gabriel (US)
15:45 – 16:15 Refreshments and exhibition viewing
16:15 – 17:30 Implant reconstruction
Chairs: Gerald Gui (UK) & Giuseppe Catanuto (IT)

Indications and controversies for implant-only based breast reconstruction
Alberto Rancati (AR) & Nicolas Leymarie (FR)

Indications and controversies for implant based breast reconstruction utilising biological meshes and non-biological meshes/matrices
Michael Atlan (FR) & Allen Gabriel (US)

The evidence of antibiotic usage in implants
William Adams (US)
17:30 Welcome reception and close of day one
Time Session
06:30 – 08:30 Registration and refreshments
08:15 – 09:00 Breakfast Symposium: Pearls of microsurgical techniques
Chair: Jian Farhadi (UK)
Koenraad van Landuyt (BE), Thomas Schoeller (DE) & Gemma Pons (ES)
Supported by Zeiss and S&T
09:00 – 10:00 Autologous breast reconstruction: part I
Chairs: Koenraad van Landuyt (BE) & Chris Andree (DE)

What is the limit for abdominally based autologous reconstruction: BMI – age – previous abdominal surgery – type of pannus
Philip Blondeel (BE), Babak Mehrara (US) & Venkat Ramakrishnan (UK)

Should we still believe in Angiosomes?
Claudio Angrigiani (AR)

10:00 – 10:30 Refreshments and exhibition viewing
10:30 – 12:00 Autologous breast reconstruction: part II
Chairs: Sühan Ayhan (TR) & Moustapha Hamdi (BE)

Non-abdominal based autologous breast reconstruction

How to achieve consistent results: a step by step approach
Thomas Schoeller (DE) & Paul Roblin (UK)

Salvage breast reconstruction after failed DIEP flap
Koenraad van Landuyt (BE) & Sinikka Suominen (FI)

Revision of donor sites

How to repair the abdominal bulge
Eric Santamaria (MX) & David Song (US)

How to revise the unfavourable thigh donor site
Venkat Ramakrishnan (UK) & Gemma Pons (ES)

How to address the LD flap sequelae
Nicholas Leymarie (FR) & Fazel Fatah (UK)
12:00 – 13:00 Keynote lecture: What is changing in breast reconstruction
Chair: Jian Farhadi (UK) & Jaume Masia (ES)
Gregory Evans (US)
12:15 – 13:00 KEYNOTE LECTURE: The changing climate in breast reconstruction
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch and exhibition viewing
14:00 – 15:30 Tips and tricks session: part I
Chairs: Claudio Angrigiani (AR) & Venkat Ramakrishnan (UK)

How to get an abdominoplasty look in a DIEP flap
Frank Lista (CA), David Song (US), Babak Mehrara (US) & Thomas Schoeller (DE)

How to choose the best site for LVA in the upper limb
Gemma Pons (ES), Sinikka Suominen (FI) & David Song (US)

How to do bipedicled DIEP flaps
Moustapha Hamdi (BE) & Koenraad van Landuyt (BE)

How to shape the delayed autologous breast
Sühan Ayhan (TR) & Philip Blondeel (BE)

How to avoid the empty upper pole in the long term
Chris Andree (DE) & Eric Santamaria (MX)

What happens behind the curtain: the anaesthetic cocktail
Jan Schumacher (UK) & Kate Cheesman (UK)
15:30 – 16:00 Refreshments and exhibition viewing
16:00 – 17:15 Tips and tricks session: part II
Chairs: Nicholas Leymarie (FR) & Eyal Gur (IL)

How to do a safe nipple sparing mastectomy
Virgilio Sacchini (IT) & Roy de Vita (IT)

How to inset the ADM in nipple sparing mastectomy
Allen Gabriel (USA) & Stefano Pompei (IT)

Implant selection in direct to implant reconstruction
Giuseppe Catanuto (IT) & Michael Atlan (TR)

Management of the exposed implant
Fazel Fatah (UK) & William Adams (US)

Management of the red breast
Mark Ho-Asjoe (UK) & Alberto Rancati (AR)

Epipectoral breast reconstruction
Jaume Masia (ES) & Hilton Becker (US)
17:15 – 18:15 Best Case, Best Save
Chairs: Alberto Rancati (AR) & Chris Andree (DE)
18:15 Gala dinner and close of day two
Time Session
08:00 – 09:00 Breakfast symposium
09:00 – 09:35 The ptotic breast
Chairs: Claudio Angrigiani (AR) & Moustapha Hamdi (BE)

Reshaping the ptotic breast: five experts, five approaches
Patrick Mallucci (UK), Per Hedén (SW), Frank Lista (US), Patrick Tonnard (BE) & Eyal Gur (IL)
09:35 – 10:05 Can you tell the difference: round vs anatomical implant: The global voting challenge
Chairs: Patrick Mallucci (UK) & Eric Santamaria (MX)
10:05 – 10:45 Aesthetic breast surgery in transsexual patients
Chairs: Giorgio De Santis (IT) & Per Hedén (SE)

Male to female
Sinikka Suominen (FI) & Fazel Fatah (UK)

Female to male
Alberto Musolas (ES)
10:45 – 11:15 Refreshments and exhibition viewing
11:15 – 12:00 The breast after weight loss
Chairs: Hilton Becker (US) & Patrick Tonnard (BE)

How to reshape the female chest
Moustapha Hamdi (BE) & Mark Ho-Asjoe (UK)

Mummy makeover: combined breast and tummy
Frank Lista (US) & William Adams (US)
12:00 – 12:25 Rising hot topic: Nanotexture vs microtexture vs macrotexture vs polyurethane: evidence or marketing?
Chair: Roy de Vita (IT)
Per Hedén (SE) & Sühan Ayhan (TR)
12:25 – 13:15 Lunch and exhibition viewing
13:15 – 14:45 Tips and tricks: part III
Chairs: Fazel Fatah (UK) & Patrick Mallucci (UK)

Tuberous breast: correction without implants
Per Hedén (SE) & Stefano Pompei (IT)

How to get the latino-american look in breast augmentation
Alberto Rancati (AR) & Marcela Sanchez Vargas (CO)

Recurrent ptosis
Eyal Gur (IL) & Moustapha Hamdi (BE)

How to narrow the over-dissected pocket
Roy de Vita (IT) & Michael Atlan (FR)

Composite breast augmentation
Patrick Tonnard (BE) & Philip Blondeel (BE)
14:45 – 15:15 What have I changed in my practice in the last year?
All Faculty
15:15 Final comments, evaluations and close of conference