IPSO invites everyone to the special surgical oncology programme in Barcelona

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Thursday September 29th 21:00 h

Restaurant LaBarceloneta

Price: 100 EUR/Person


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Tuesday, September 27


“Pediatric Surgical Oncology Team Building”


Place: SJD-PCCB-Auditorium, Hospital Sant Joan de Déu Barcelona

08:00 – 08:30 h. Documentation
08:30 – 09:00 h. Welcome

  • Dr. Miquel Pons. SJD-PCCB Medical Director
  • Dr. Andrés Morales. SJD-PCCB Clinical Director
  • Dr. Xavier Tarrado. SJD Chief Pediatric Surgery Department
  • Dr. Lucas Krauel. SJD-PCCB Pediatric Surgical Oncology

09:00 – 09:45 h. Complex Surgical Approaches “Exposure”

  • Dr. Michael P. LaQuaglia. Chief Pediatric SurgeryDepartment, MSKCC, NY, USA.

09:45 – 10:00 h. Questions and Answers

10:00 – 11:00 h. Multidisciplinary Pediatric Surgical Oncology

  • Collaboration: Dra. Guillen. Pediatric Surgery Department, HVH, Barcelona, Spain.
  • Anesthesia: Dra. Alicia Chamizo. SJD Anesthesiology Department, Barcelona, Spain.
  • Interventional Radiology: Dr. Fernando Gomez. SJD Radiology Department, Barcelona, Spain.
  • Nuclear Medicine: Dr. Salvador Mañe. SIMM Nuclear Medicine, Barcelona, Spain.

11:00 – 11:30 h. COFFEE BREAK

11:30 – 12:15 h. New Oncological Therapies and the role of Surgeons.

  • Dr. Jaume Mora. Scientific Director, SJD-PCCB, Barcelona,

12:15 – 13:00 h. ABC Surgery for the Complications in the Oncologic patient.

  • Dr. Emily Christison-Lagay. Yale Children’s Hospital, New Haven, CT, USA.

13:00 – 14:15 h. NETWOKING PICNIC

14:15 – 15:30 h.

  1. New technologies in Surgical Oncology
    • Dr. Lucas Krauel. SJD-PCCB Pediatric Surgical Oncology
  2. The role of 3D Technologies:
    • Dr. Alexander Siles. SJD-HUR, Málaga
    • Dr. Oscar Girón. Hospital de la Arrixaca, Murcia, Spain.
  3. Indocyanine green experience:
    • Dr. Nelson Piché. CHU, Sainte Justine, Universite de Montreal, Canada.
  4. MIS and Robotics: Dr. Xavier Tarrado. Pediatric Surgery, SJDPCCB

15:30 – 16:30 h. Houston “We have a problem”- real case complications management.

  • Dr. Israel Fernandez. Hospital Virgen del Rocío, Sevilla,

    • Case 1 TBD
    • Case 2 TBD
    • Case 3 TBD

16:30 – 17:00 h. The Role of Simulation for the management of Acute Surgical Complications.

  • Dr. José Quintillà. Darwin Simulation Program, SJD, Barcelona, Spain.


Wednesday, September 28

Please see the main scientific program for further information

  • Free paper session: Renal and liver tumours and neuroblastoma
  • Daniel Hayes surgical skills seminar:
    • Interventional radiology techniques for the management of paediatric solid tumours
    • Management of vascular injuries in pediatric surgical oncology
    • Neonatal Tumours
  • Free paper session: sarcoma, endocrine, ovarian tumours and thoracic surgery
  • IPSO problem case session
  • IPSO Business Meeting (Members Only)

Thursday, September 29

Please see the main scientific program for further information

  • Free paper session: The Robert Arceci Best of IPSO
  • Free paper session: Investigation, surgical technique and localization of paediatric tumours
  • IPSO Symposium: Perspectives on Palliative Care for solid tumours
  • IPSO Gala Dinner


Friday, September 30

Please see the main scientific program for further information

  • Meet the expert: Vascular access challenges and solutions
  • Free paper session: IPSO best posters
  • IPSO Keynote Lecture:  Extreme Hepatic resection versus transplantation for hepatic tumours in childhood
  • IPSO SIOP PROS Symposium: The multimodal management of pulmonary metastases