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ANNUAL MEETING - ABSTRACTS

SCHEDULE

THURSDAY, MAY 20 | DAY 1
PROGRAM HOSTS: Casey Calkins, MD, Kathleen Van Leeuwen, MD
All times Eastern US

5:00PM – 5:15PM
President’s Welcome
John H.T. Waldhausen, MD, APSA President 2020-2021

5:15PM – 5:45PM
Past Presidential Address
Joseph P. Vacanti, MD, APSA President 2019-2020

5:50PM – 6:20PM
New Member Introduction

6:25PM – 6:40PM
Top Educational Content Talk 1: 2020 Review
Elizabeth A. Beierle, MD

6:45PM – 7:25PM
Case Controversies
Mac Harmon, MD PhD, Todd A. Ponsky, MD

FRIDAY, MAY 21 | DAY 2
PROGRAM HOSTS: Jason S. Frischer, MD, Jamie Golden, MD, Dave R. Lal, MD
All times Eastern US

10:15AM – 11:30AM
Plenary Scientific Session 1: Abstract Presentations

11:35AM – 12:20PM
Systematic Reviews/Quality Toolkit: Gastroschisis
Joanne E. Baerg, MD, Mark Slidell, MD
Outcomes and Evidence-based Practice Committee
Stephen B. Shew, MD, Loren Berman, MD
Surgical Quality and Safety Committee

12:25PM – 12:45PM
Quality, Safety and Value in Surgery Award Presentatio
Including Presentation of the Two Top-Ranked Abstracts

1:15PM – 1:35PM
Top Educational Content Talk 2: Intestinal Failure – Improved Prognosis with Dedicated Intestinal Rehabilitation Programs
Hannah G. Piper, MD

1:40PM – 2:00PM
Top Educational Content Talk 3: Family Centered Care
Maria Cho, InsideOutMedicine

2:05PM – 2:45PM
Presidential Address
John H.T. Waldhausen, MD, APSA President 2020-2021

2:50PM – 3:35PM
Presidential Symposium: Right Child/Right Surgeon: Are We Training Too Many Pediatric Surgeons?
Workforce Committee
Moderators: Samuel M. Alaish, MD, Abigail E. Martin, MD

SATURDAY, MAY 22 | DAY 3
PROGRAM HOSTS: Timothy C. Lee, MD, Nathan M. Novotny, MD, Erin R. Rowell, MD
All times Eastern US

10:00AM – 11:30AM  
Business Meeting

11:45AM – 1:00PM
Plenary Scientific Session 2: Abstract Presentations

1:30PM – 1:50PM
Top Educational Content Talk 4: Trauma Resuscitation – Less Crystalloid and Earlier Use of Blood Component Therapy or Whole Blood
Robert T. Russell, MD

1:55PM – 2:15PM
Top Educational Content Talk 5: Cancer as a Chronic Disease – Long Term Follow-up and Morbidities Christopher B. Weldon, MD, Cancer Committee

2:20PM – 3:05PM
Variation in Care: Adolescent Inguinal Hernia
Benjamin Zendejas-Mummert, MD, Jill S. Whitehouse, MD, Education Committee

3:10PM – 3:55PM
Systematic Reviews/Quality Toolkit:
IBD/ERAS
Surgical Quality and Safety Committee;
Outcomes and Evidence-based Practice Committee