HOW DO I USE FLUORESCENCE IMAGING IN LIVER SURGERY: EAST VS WEST
Saturday 28 November
Synopsis: A/Prof. Takeaki Ishizawa will represent the East and Prof. David Fuks will represent the West to showcase how they use fluorescence imaging in their practice. A/Prof. Nick O’Rourke will moderate the discussion to talk about the similarities and differences in the disease state and surgical management in the East and the West.
Presentation title: How do I use fluorescence imaging in liver surgery: A perspective from the East
Presenter: A/Prof Takeaki Ishizawa, Department of Surgery, the University of Tokyo Hospital
Dr. Takeaki Ishizawa is a lector at the Hepato-Biliary-Pancreatic Surgery Division, Department of Surgery, Graduate School of Medicine, the University of Tokyo. Dr. Ishizawa received his medical degree in 2000 from The University of Chiba, in Chiba Japan and then went on to complete his Ph.D. in 2008 at The University of Tokyo (Prof. Makuuchi and Prof. Kokudo). In 2011, Dr. Ishizawa stayed in Paris as a fellow at the Institut Mutualiste Montsouris (Prof. Gayet). Dr. Ishizawa performed more than 300 laparoscopic and open HPB surgeries at the Cancer Institute Hospital, Japanese Foundation for Cancer Research in Tokyo, between 2014 and 2017.
Presentation title: How do I use fluorescence imaging in liver surgery: A perspective from the West
Presenter: Prof David Fuks, Institut Mutualiste Montsouris
Prof. David Fuks is Head of the Department of Digestive, Oncological and Metabolic Surgery at the Institut Mutualiste Montsouris in Paris. He specializes in minimally invasive gastrointestinal surgery, and particularly in hepatobiliary and pancreatic surgery. He holds a Doctorate in Medicine (2009) on bile duct tumors and a PhD in Epidemiology of Clinical Research (2012). He is Chief of Surgical Simulation within the platform iLumens and is a member of the pedagogical commission at Paris Descartes University dealing with digital and simulation. David Fuks is the author of more than 175 peer-reviewed scientific papers and his H index is at 35.
Presentation title: How do I use fluorescence imaging in liver surgery: Discussion
Presenter: A/Prof Nicholas O’Rourke, Royal Brisbane Hospital
A/Prof Nicholas O’Rourke is head of HPB surgery at The Royal Brisbane Hospital. He has a long interest in laparoscopic approaches to HPB surgery, pioneering laparoscopic major hepatectomy in the 1990’s. He is a Past President of the Australia and New Zealand Hepato Pancreatico Biliary Association.
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