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Video-Based Education Webinar Series

The ACS Video-Based Education Committee has developed a monthly webinar series highlighting selected Video-Based Education Sessions from Clinical Congress 2020. During the webinars, a panel of moderators and authors will present videos and participate in a live Q&A.

Pancreas Surgery II

Tuesday, July 20

This month, we are sharing presentations from Pancreas Surgery II. Attendees will gain familiarity with various surgical operations and conditions to help them identify areas where they might explore further training to improve skills and patient outcomes. Don’t miss the highlights from these important presentations on pancreas surgery:

  • Laparoscopic Pancreaticoduodenectomy for Pancreatic Head Cancer in a Patient with Situs Inversus Totalis: Report of a Rare Case
  • Robotic Central Pancreatectomy
  • Traumatic Hemoperitoneum by Frantz Tumor in Adolescent - Laparoscopic Treatment
  • Technical Tips for Video Assisted Retroperitoneal Debridement (VARD)
  • Video-Assisted Retroperitoneal Debridement (VARD) in Infected Necrotizing Pancreatitis: How We Do It
  • Spleen Preserving Distal Pancreatectomy and Lymph Node Dissection for Pancreatic G1 Adenocarcinoma

Recording coming soon

Hepatobiliary Surgery II

Presented Tuesday, June 22

  • Application of ICG-Fluorescence Adjuvant to Laparoscopic Ultrasound in Minimally Invasive Liver Resection
  • Large Hepatic Hydatid Cysts - Laparoscopic Management
  • Robotic Management of Necrotizing Gallstone Pancreatitis: A Surgical Disease - Treated with Surgery
  • Robotic-Assisted Laparoscopic Bile Duct Resection and Reconstruction with Roux-en-Y Hepaticojejunostomy for Choledochal Cyst Type 1
  • Indocyanine Green (ICG) Guided Robotic Assisted Left Hemihepatectomy
  • Liver Hydatid Cyst. Laparoscopic Approach
  • Robotic Subtotal Cholecystectomy with Drainage of Liver Abscess and ICG Guided Debridement of Segment 4 of the Liver
  • Robotic Partial Pancreatectomy for Insulinoma at the Uncinate Process of the Pancreas

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Bariatric Surgery II

Presented May 18, 2021

  • A Complex Case of Choledocholithiasis: Transjejunal Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiogram (ERCP) to the Rescue
  • Choledochoduodenostomy after Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass and Cholecystectomy
  • Robotic-Assisted Fundoplication after Gastric Bypass
  • Acute Obstruction Following Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass
  • Iatrogenic Bowel Obstruction after Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypass
  • Laparoscopic Conversion of Gastric Plication to Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Single Anastomosis Duodeno-Ileal Bypass with Sleeve Gastrectomy (SADI-S) to Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypass

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Pancreas Surgery I

Presented April 20, 2021

  • Laparoscopic Duodenum Preserving Pancreatic Head Resection: A Case Report
  • Robot Assisted Pancreato-Duodenectomy: Tips and Tricks for an Easy and Fast Workflow
  • Robotic Left-Subtotal Splenopancreatectomy for a Pancreatic Neck Carcinoma Compressing the Splenomesenteric Confluence
  • Laparoscopic Treatment of Annular Pancreas
  • Robotic Pancreaticoduodenectomy/Cholecystectomy for Solid Pseudopapillary Neoplasm
  • Triangle Procedure for Borderline Resectable Pancreatic Cancer

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Hepatobiliary Surgery I

Presented March 16, 2021

  • Totally Robotic Caudate Lobe Liver Resection
  • Robotic Partial Sectionectomy for Metastatic Colon Adenocarcinoma
  • Central Hepatectomy Combined with Caudate Resection for a Large HCC
  • Full Robotic Left Sectionectomy Partially Extended to the Fourth Segment for Left Bile Duct Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Laparoscopic Extended Left Hepatectomy for Giant Hemangioma
  • Robotic Right Hepatectomy with Intracapsular Division of the Right Hepatic Duct
  • Hepatectomy Margin Determination with Real Time Fluorescence Guided Imaging
  • Robotic Resection of Right Posteriosuperior Metastatic Lesions
  • Robotic Klatskin Tumor Type 3b Resection

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Bariatric Surgery I

Presented February 16, 2021

Presentations include:

  • Laparoscopic Reversal of Roux-en-y Gastric Bypass
  • Chronic Staple Line Disruption with Intra-Abdominal Abscess and Reconstruction of GI Tract with Esophagojejunostomy Anastomosis
  • Totally Laparoscopic Transgastric Resection of a Gastric Submucosal Fibrolipoma and Concomitant Sleeve Gastrectomy in a Morbidly Obese Patient
  • Robotic Completion Gastrectomy for Recurrent Anastomotic Ulcers after Gastrojejunostomy
  • Ligamentum Teres Fundoplication for Intractable Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease in a Patient with Prior Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Ventral Hernia Obstruction Post Laparoscopic Mini Gastric Bypass Leading to Gastrojejunostomy Leak

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Subject-Oriented Symposium II: Challenging Hernias

Presented January 19, 2021

Presentations include:

  • Transversus Abdominis Release with Bridged Repair in a Loss of Domain Incisional Hernia after a Previous Failed Anterior Component Separation
  • Incarcerated Giant Paraconduit Hernia Three Years after Minimally Invasive Esophagectomy
  • Robotic Bilateral Sciatic Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopic Repair of Traumatic Diaphragmatic and Flank Hernias
  • De Garengeot Hernia: Concurrent Femoral Hernia Repair and Appendectomy

A free recording of this webinar will remain available through May 1, 2021.

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For questions about the webinar series, contact M. Jane Burns, MJHL, at or Christopher Ratliff at