10th Annual Current Topics in General Surgery

Madison, WI US
June 7, 2019 to June 8, 2019

The goal of this educational activity is to examine the latest development and current techniques in general and plastic surgery as they relate to a variety of featured topics. Using a disease-orientated approach along with panel discussions, debates, and case review, the activity will cover a broad spectrum of diseases.

Physicians and other healthcare providers in the state and region will learn novel techniques including advances in diagnosis and treatment of surgical diseases to manage problems faced in daily practice.  Participation is encouraged through question and answer opportunities during the program.

 

Practice Gaps and Needs

Current Topics in General Surgery is the premier educational event in the region designed to educate general surgeons, this year including a plastic surgery track. This course will provide a comprehensive review and update of general surgery core competencies as outlined by the American Board of Surgery for re-certification, as well as instruction on innovations in technology and medical care focused on improved outcomes for patients.

 

Featuring

  • For surgeons, advanced practive providers, and nurses in surgery
  • 'Best of 2018' in breast and colorectal surgery
  • Difficult cases in acute care surgery (with UW and community general surgery panelists)
  • General surgery in bariatric and transplant patients
  • New! Parallel plastic surgery curriculum

Target Audience

This activity is designed to educate community general surgeons, advanced practice nurses, PAs, RNs and other healthcare providers on topics relevant to new advances in the diagnosis and treatment of surgical diseases.


Elements of Comptence

This CE activity has been designed to improve learner competence and focuses on the American Board of Medical Specialties' areas of patient care and procedural skills, medical knowledge, and interpersonal and communication skills and the nursing competencies of roles/responsibilities, interprofessional communication, and teams/teamwork.

This activity also focuses on the interprofessional competencies of roles/responsibilities, interprofessional communication, and teams/teamwork.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of the activity, the healthcare team will be able to:

  • Discuss communication and collaboration with partners in the care of patients
  • Review best current models of treatment and communication with breast and colorectal disease
  • Discuss effective practice management techniques
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 11.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 11.00 ANCC Contact Hours
  • 11.00 Iowa Board of Nursing Contact Hours
  • 11.00 University of Wisconsin–Madison Continuing Education Hours
Registration opens: 
03/11/2019
Course expires: 
06/30/2020
Event starts: 
06/07/2019 - 7:30am
Event ends: 
06/08/2019 - 12:05pm
Cost:
$375.00
Rating: 
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Friday, June 7, 2019

 

General Surgery Breakout 1: Rural Resident Session

Moderator:  Jacob Greenberg, MD, EdM

 

 

7:30 AM

Welcome and Open

Daniel Abbott, MD

7:45 AM

Overview of Rural Medicine

Jacob Greenberg, MD, EdM

8:05 AM

Original Research Topic

Annie Dunham, MD

8:25 AMObstetric Care for the Rural Surgeon
Benjamin Andrew, MD
8:45 PMOrthopedics for the General Surgeon
Dylan Jacobus, MD

9:05 AM

Panel

 

 

Plastic Surgery Track Breakout 1: Breast in Plastics

Moderator: Brett Michelotti, MD

 

 

7:30 AM

Introduction and Division Update

Michael Bentz, MD

7:45 AM

Update on Autologous Breast Reconstruction

Samuel Poore, MD, PhD

8:05 AM

Update on Alloplastic Breast Reconstruction

Ahmed Afifi, MD

8:25 AM

Comprehensive Approach to Breast Reduction

Katherine Gast, MD

8:45 AM

Aesthetic Breast Surgery

John Siebert, MD

9:05 AM

Panel

 

 

9:20 AM

BREAK

 

 

General Surgery Breakout 2: Contemporary Issues Facing the General Surgeon

Moderator: Daniel Abbott, MD

 

 

9:35 AM

Access for Our Patients and UW Telehealth/Telemedicine Initiatives

Thomas Brazelton, MD, MPH

10:05 AM

The Role of Surgeon Informaticists in Optimizing the EHR

Daniel Abbott, MD & Elise Lawson, MD

10:20 AM

Rural Surgery and the American College of Surgeons

Amy Liepert, MD

10:35 AM

Maintenance of Certification – Current State and Future Vision

Dai Chung, MD

11:05 AM

Panel

 

 

Plastic Surgery Track Breakout 2: Extremity Surgery

Moderator: Samuel Poore, MD, PhD

 

 

9:35 AM

Current Concepts and New Techniques in Upper Extremity Surgery

A Neil Salyapongse, MD

10:05 AM

Lymphedema Surgery

Brett Michelotti, MD

10:20 AM

Plastic Track Keynote Speaker Part I

Ian Valerio, MD, MBA 

10:35 AM

Plastic Track Keynote Speaker Part II

Ian Valerio, MD, MBA

11:05 AM

Panel

 

 

11:20 AM

BREAK

 

 

All Moderated Lunch Panels

11:30 AM

LUNCH

 

 

12:10 PM

BREAK

 

 

General Surgery Breakout 3: ‘Best of 2018’ in Breast Disease

Moderator: Lee Wilke, MD

 

 

12:20 PM

Invasive Cancer

Heather Neuman, MD, MS

12:35 PM

DCIS

Caprice Greenberg, MD, MPH

12:50 PM

Benign Disease

Lee Wilke, MD

1:05 PM

High-risk Patients

Laura Bozzuto, MD

1:20 PM

Panel

 

 

General Surgery Special Breakout Session 3: The Advanced Practice Provider 

Moderator: Mary Beth Henry, NP

 

 

12:20 PM

Advanced Practice Provider Growth Part I

Mary Beth Henry, NP and Anne Barnett, PA

12:35 PM

Advanced Practice Provider Growth Part II

Larry Nilsson, PA and Kristen Panther, NP

12:50 PM

Working with Trainees Part I

Kelly Laishes, NP and Tatum Curry, DNP

1:05 PM

Working with Trainees Part II – An Alternative Perspective

Jennifer Ekezie, RN

1:20 PM

Panel

 

 

Plastic Surgery Track Breakout Session 3: What's the Evidence

Moderator: A Neil Salyapongse, MD

 

 

12:20 PM

DVT/VTE Prophylaxis

Brian Gander, MD

12:35 PM

BIA - ALCL

Brett Michelotti, MD

12:50 PM

Fat Grafting

Samuel Poore, MD, PhD

1:05 PM

Coding Update

Jeffrey Larson, MD

1:20 PM

Panel

 

 

1:40 PM

BREAK

 

 

General Surgery Breakout Session 4: Time with the Chair of the Department of Surgery

Moderator: Rebecca Minter, MD

 

 

1:55 PM

An Hour with the Chair

2:55 PM

Panel

 

 

General Surgery Special Breakout Session 4: Transitions of Care

Moderator:  Cheryl Litzkow, RN

 

 

1:55 PM

Transitional Care RNs – What We’ve Learned

Laura Sell, RN

2:10 PM

Perspective of the Floor RNs

Cheryl Litzkow, RN

2:25 PM

Opioids and the Surgical Patient

Jennifer Yeager, NP

2:40 PM

Patient Advocacy and Experience – Under-appreciated Care Practices and How We Need to Get Better

Kelly Pankratz

2:55 PM

Panel

 

 

Plastic Surgery Track Breakout Session 4: General Reconstruction and Special Techniques

Moderator: Catharine Garland, MD

 

 

1:55 PM

Optimizing Mohs’ Reconstruction

Michael Bentz, MD

2:10 PM

Comprehensive Pressure Ulcer Care

Venkat Rao, MD, MBA

2:25 PM

Gender Surgery

Katherine Gast, MD

2:40 PM

Migraine Surgery

Ahmed Afifi, MD

2:55 PM

Panel

  

3:15 PM

BREAK
  

General Surgery Breakout Session 5: Emergency General Surgery Case Presentations

Moderator:  Amy Liepert, MD

 

 

3:30 PM

Partial Cholecystectomy/Cholecystostomy Tubes/IV Antibiotics for Cholecystitis

Raymond Georgen, MD

3:50 PM

When/Who to Transfer (Best Practices)

James Cole, Jr., DO 

4:10 PM

Antibiotics for Appendicitis

Terri Marty, MD

4:30 PM

Acute Necrotizing Pancreatitis

Amy Liepert, MD

4:50 PM

Panel

5:10 PM

Closing Remarks

Daniel Abbott, MD

5:15 PM

Adjourn

 

 

Plastic Surgery Track Breakout Session 5: Pediatric/Craniofacial

Moderator: Michael Bentz, MD

 

 

3:30 PM

Cleft/Craniofacial

Delora Mount, MD

3:50 PM

Pediatric Plastic Surgery/Vascular Anomalies

Catharine Garland, MD

 

Plastic Surgery Track Breakout Session 5: Cosmetic Surgery

Moderator: Jeffrey Larson, MD

 

 

4:10 PM

Facial Rejuvenation

John Siebert, MD

4:30 PM

Non-breast Body Aesthetic Surgery

Venkat Rao, MD, MBA

4:50 PM

Panel

5:10 PM

Plastic Track Closing Remarks

Samuel Poore, MD, PhD

5:15 PM

Adjourn

 

 

Saturday, June 8, 2019

 

 

General Surgery in Special Populations

Moderator: Rebecca Sippel, MD

 

 

7:45 AM

Transplant Patients

Robert Redfield III, MD

8:05 AM

Bariatrics Patients

Luke Funk, MD, MPH

8:25 AM

Oral Anticoagulants and General Surgery

Eliot C. Williams, MD, PhD

8:45 AM

Panel

9:00 AM

Break

 

 

Surgical Collaborative/Quality Improvement

 

 

9:15 AM

Wisconsin Surgical Collaborative Update

Caprice Greenberg, MD, MPH

10:00 AM

Panel

 

 

10:15 AM

BREAK

 

 

‘Best of 2018’ in Colorectal Disease (Most Important New Data/Literature)

Moderator:  Eugene Foley, MD

 

 

10:30 AM

Metastatic Colon Cancer

Daniel Abbott, MD

10:50 AM

Rectal Cancer

Evie Carchman, MD

11:10 AM

Sacral Nerve Stimulators

Elise Lawson, MD, MSHS

11:30 AM

Genetics and Your Colorectal Patient

Cristina Geltzeiler, MD

11:50 AM

Panel

12:05 PM

Adjourn

Monona Terrace Community & Convention Center
One John Nolen Drive
Madison, WI 53703
United States
+1 (608) 261-4000

Conference Housing

A block of sleeping rooms has been reserved at the Hilton Madison Monona Terrace. This hotel is located in the heart of downtown Madison, overlooking Lake Monona.

Please call 1-877-510-7465 or click here to book your reservation by May 7, 2018 to take advantage of our special rate of $192.00/night, self-parking included. Reference group code “SURG.”

Hilton Madison Monona Terrace
9 East Wilson Street
Madison, Wisconsin, 53703

 

Conference Attire

Casual attire is appropriate for this conference. Since meeting room temperatures and personal comfort levels vary, it is recommended that you bring a sweater or jacket to the educational activity.

VISITING FACULTY

Dai Chung, MD; UT Southwestern Medical Center; Dallas, TX

Raymond Georgen, MD; General Surgeon, Surgical Associates

Terri Marty, MD; Trauma Surgeon, UCHealth Surgical Clinic - Harmony Campus; Fort Collins, CO

Larry Nilsson, PA; Twin Cities Orthopedics, Minneapolis, MN

Kelly Pankratz; Patient Panel Participant

Ian Valerio, MD, MBA; Associate Professor of Surgery, The Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus, OH

 

UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN FACULTY

*Daniel Abbott, MD; Associate Professor of Surgery

Ahmed Afifi, MD; Associate Professor of Surgery

Benjamin Andrew, MD; General Surgery Resident

*Terese Bailey, BS; Senior Outreach Specialist, Senior Outreach Specialist, Office of Continuing Professional Development, University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP

Anne Barnett, PA; Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, UW Health

Michael Bentz, MD; Professor of Surgery

Laura Bozzuto, MD; Clinical Assistant Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology

Thomas Brazelton, MD, MPH; Professor of Pediatrics

Evie Carchman, MD; Assistant Professor of Surgery

*James Cole, Jr., DO; Clinical Assistant Professor

Tatum Curry, NP; General Surgery Clinic, UW Health

Annie Dunham, MD; Fellow in Surgery

Jennifer Ekezie, RN; CTL - Inpatient, UWHC, UW Health

*Eugene (Chip) Foley, MD; Professor of Surgery

Luke Funk, MD, MPH; Assistant Professor of Surgery

Brian Gander, MD; Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery

Catharine Garland, MD; Assistant Professor of Surgery

Katherine Gast, MD; Assistant Professor of Surgery

Cristina Geltzeiler, MD; Assistant Professor of Surgery

Raymond Georgen, MD; Clinical Adjunct Associate Professor of Surgery

Caprice Greenberg, MD, MPH; Professor of Surgery

*Jacob Greenberg, MD, EdM; Associate Professor of Surgery

*Mary Beth Henry, NP; Clinical Nurse Specialist

*Angela Ingraham, MD, MS; Assistant Professor of Surgery

Dylan Jacobus, MD; Fellow in Surgery

Kelly Laishes, NP; General Surgery and Trauma Clinics, UW Health

Jeffrey Larson, MD; Assistant Professor of Surgery

Elise Lawson, MD, MSHS, FACS; Assistant Professor of Surgery

Amy Liepert, MD; Assistant Professor of Surgery

Cheryl Litzkow, RN; CTL - Inpatient, UWHC, UW Health

Brett Michelotti, MD; Assistant Professor of Surgery

Rebecca Minter, MD; Chair and Professor of Surgery

Delora Mount, MD; Associate Professor of Surgery

Heather Neuman, MD, MS; Associate Professor of Surgery

Kristen Panther, NP; Internal Medicine Clinic, UW Health

Samuel Poore, MD, PhD; Assistant Professor of Surgery

Venkat Rao, MD, MBA; Professor of Surgery

Robert Redfield III, MD; Assistant Professor of Surgery

A Neil Salyapongse, MD; Clinical Professor of Surgery

Laura Sell, RN; Transitional Care Case Manager, UWHC, UW Health

John Siebert, MD; Professor of Surgery

*Rebecca Sippel, MD; Associate Professor of Surgery

*Veronica Watson, MSOD; Course Planner, Department of Surgery

*Lee Wilke, MD; Professor of Surgery

Eliot Williams, MD, PhD; Professor of Medicine

Jennifer Yeager, NP; General Surgery Clinic, UW Health

*Planning Committee Member

 

POLICY ON DISCLOSURE

It is the policy of the University of Wisconsin–Madison Interprofessional Continuing Education Partnership, that the faculty, authors, planners, and other persons who may influence content of this CE activity disclose all relevant financial relationships with commercial interests in order to allow CE staff to identify and resolve any potential conflicts of interest.  Faculty must also disclose any planned discussion of unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices during their presentation(s).

Detailed disclosures will be available prior to the start of the conference.

Name of IndividualIndividual's Role in Activity

Name of Commerical Interest &

Nature of Relationship

Discussion of Unlabeled/Unapprove

uses of drugs/devices in presentation?

Daniel Abbott, MDPlanner, Moderator, & PresenterPatientpoint (Consultant)No
Ahmed Afifi, MDPresenterNo Relevant Financial Relationships to DiscloseNo
Benjamin Andrew, MDPresenterNo Relevant Financial Relationships to DiscloseNo
Terese Bailey, BSPlannerNo Relevant Financial Relationships to DiscloseNo
Anne Barnett, PAPresenterNo Relevant Financial Relationships to DiscloseNo
Michael Bentz, MDPresenter & ModeratorGID, Inc. (Stockholder or Other Ownership Interest Holder)No
Laura Bozzuto, MDPresenterNo Relevant Financial Relationships to DiscloseNo
Thomas Brazelton, MD, MPHPresenterUp-To-Date (Author)Yes
Evie Carchman, MDPresenterNo Relevant Financial Relationships to DiscloseNo
Dai Chung, MDPresenterNo Relevant Financial Relationships to DiscloseNo
James Cole, Jr., DOPlanner & PresenterNo Relevant Financial Relationships to DiscloseNo
Tatum Curry, DNPPresenterNo Relevant Financial Relationships to DiscloseNo
Annie Dunham, MDPresenterNo Relevant Financial Relationships to DiscloseNo
Jennifer Ekezie, RNPresenterNo Relevant Financial Relationships to DiscloseNo
Eugene (Chip) Foley, MDPlanner & ModeratorNo Relevant Financial Relationships to DiscloseNo
Luke Funk, MD, MPHPresenterNo Relevant Financial Relationships to DiscloseNo
Brian Gander, MDPresenterNo Relevant Financial Relationships to DiscloseNo
Catharine Garland, MDModerator & PresenterNo Relevant Financial Relationships to DiscloseNo
Katherine Gast, MDPresenterNo Relevant Financial Relationships to DiscloseNo
Cristina Geltzeiler, MDPresenterNo Relevant Financial Relationships to DiscloseNo
Raymond Georgen, MDPresenterNo Relevant Financial Relationships to DiscloseNo
Caprice Greenberg, MD, MPHPresenterCovidien (Co-Investigator); Johnson & Johnson (Member of Advisory Committee or Review Panel)No
Jacob Greenberg, MD, EdMPlanner, Moderator & PresenterBard (PI); Consultant and Research Agreements with Medtronic and GE (PI)No
Mary Beth Henry, RN, MS, CS, APNPPlanner, Moderator & PresenterNo Relevant Financial Relationships to DiscloseNo
Angela Ingraham, MD, MSPlanner & ModeratorNo Relevant Financial Relationships to DiscloseNo
Dylan Jacobus, MDPresenterNo Relevant Financial Relationships to DiscloseNo
Kelly Laishes, NPPresenterNo Relevant Financial Relationships to DiscloseYes
Jeffrey Larson, MDPresenter & ModeratorNo Relevant Financial Relationships to DiscloseNo
Elise Lawson, MD, MSHS, FACSPresenterNo Relevant Financial Relationships to DiscloseNo
Amy Liepert, MDPresenter & ModeratorNo Relevant Financial Relationships to DiscloseNo
Cheryl Litzkow, RNPresenter & ModeratorNo Relevant Financial Relationships to DiscloseNo
Terri Marty, MDPresenterNo Relevant Financial Relationships to DiscloseNo
Brett Michelotti, MDPresenter & ModeratorNo Relevant Financial Relationships to DiscloseNo
Rebecca Minter, MDPresenter & ModeratorNo Relevant Financial Relationships to DiscloseNo
Delora Mount, MDPresenterNo Relevant Financial Relationships to DiscloseNo
Heather Neuman, MDPresenterElucent Medical, LLC (Consultant)No
Larry Nilsson, PAPresenterNo Relevant Financial Relationships to DiscloseNo
Kelly PankratzPresenterNo Relevant Financial Relationships to DiscloseNo
Kristen Panther, NPPresenterNo Relevant Financial Relationships to DiscloseYes
Samuel Poore, MD, PhDPresenter & ModeratorNo Relevant Financial Relationships to DiscloseNo
Venkat Rao, MD, MBAPresenterNo Relevant Financial Relationships to DiscloseNo
Robert Redfield III, MDPresenterNo Relevant Financial Relationships to DiscloseYes
A Neil Salyapongse, MDPresenter & ModeratorNo Relevant Financial Relationships to DiscloseNo
Laura Sell, RNPresenterNo Relevant Financial Relationships to DiscloseNo
John Siebert, MDPresenterNo Relevant Financial Relationships to DiscloseNo
Rebecca Sippel, MDPlanner & ModeratorNo Relevant Financial Relationships to DiscloseNo
Ian Valerio, MD, MBAPresenterAxogen, Integra Life Sciences (Member of Advisory Committee or Review Panel); Stryker (Teacher/Speaker)No
Veronica Watson, MSODPlannerNo Relevant Financial Relationships to DiscloseNo
Lee Wilke, MDPlanner, Moderator & PresenterElucent (Stockholder or Other Ownership Interest Holder)No
Eliot Williams, MD, PhDPresenterNo Relevant Financial Relationships to DiscloseYes
Jennifer Yeager, NPPresenterNo Relevant Financial Relationships to DiscloseNo

The ACCME defines a commercial interest as any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients. The ACCME does not consider providers of clinical service directly to patients to be commercial interests.

Discloser List CME Internal Report

Accreditation Statement

Jointly Accredited Provider LogoIn support of improving patient care, the University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.


 

 

 

 

 

CREDIT DESIGNATION STATEMENTS

American Medical Association (AMA)

The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP designates this live activity for a maximum of 11 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) & Iowa Board of Nursing

The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP designates this live activity for a maximum of 11 ANCC and Iowa Board of Nursing contact hours.  

The University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Nursing is Iowa Board of Nursing provider 350. A copy of the evaluation(s) may be sent to the Iowa Board of Nursing, 400 SW 8th St., Suite B, Des Moines, IA 50309.

Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

The University of Wisconsin–Madison, as a member of the University Professional Continuing Education Association (UPCEA), authorizes this program for 1.1 continuing education units (CEUs) or 11 hours.

 

Available Credit

  • 11.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 11.00 ANCC Contact Hours
  • 11.00 Iowa Board of Nursing Contact Hours
  • 11.00 University of Wisconsin–Madison Continuing Education Hours

Course Information

Registration opens: 
03/11/2019
Course expires: 
06/30/2020

Price

Cost:
$375.00
Please login or register to take this course.

Conference fees are $375 for MD/DO and $225 for Others.

This fee includes the cost of tuition, materials, continental breakfasts, breaks, lunches, and a nonrefundable processing fee of $50. If you cancel your registration up to 96 hours prior to the conference, you will be refunded the entire conference fee except for the $50 nonrefundable portion of the fee. No refunds will be made after that time.

Syllabus & Conference Materials

Conference materials will be available to registered participants 48 hours prior to the event at this conference site.

CANCELLATION AND REFUND POLICY

Requests for cancellation must be submitted in writing to help@icep.wisc.edu.  Cancellation requests received at least 96 hours prior to the conference will allow a full refund except for the $50 nonrefundable processing fee. No refunds will be made for cancellations received less than 96 hours prior to the activity start date.

PROGRAM CHANGES

Emergency situations occasionally occur and may necessitate topic or speaker changes. The University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health and the University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP reserve the right to alter or substitute a topic or speaker without prior notification.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION

For conference information or details regarding exhibit booths, please contact Veronica Watson at 608-263-7697 or watsonv@surgery.wisc.edu.