South Carolina Chapter ACS Annual Meeting

Agenda

* The agenda and speakers are subject to change without notice. *

Friday — August 23, 2024

10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Chapter Board Meetings

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Board & Attendee Luncheon

1:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Hernia

Moderator: Will Hope, MD, FACS

NC/SC Hernia Collaborative Agenda

1:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Trauma

Moderators:

  • Brian Thurston, MD, FACS
  • Eric Toschlog, MD, FACS

South Carolina is presenting first followed by a coffee break from 2:05 pm – 2:25 pm and then the North Carolina will present.

1:00 PM – 2:20 PM

Cancer

Moderator: Andrea Abbott, MD, FACS

Speakers:

  • Jeffrey Sutton, MD, FACS
  • SC 2 TBD
  • Nasreen Vohra, MD, FACS
  • Lejla Hadzikadic-Gusic, MD, FACS

2:20 PM – 2:30 PM

Cancer

Coffee Break

2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Cancer

Moderators:

  • Andrea Abbott, MD, FACS
  • Richard White, MD, FACS

Saturday — August 24, 2024

7:00 AM – 8:00 AM

General Breakfast & Visit with Exhibitors

7:00 AM – 8:00 AM

Women’s Breakfast

8:00 AM – 8:15 AM

8:15 AM – 9:15 AM
Keynote

ACS Update Keynote Presentation

9:15 AM – 10:00 AM

  • AI in the Operating Room (Jung)
  • AI In Healthcare: Where are we heading? (Meireles)
  • AI in Clinical Education (Hughes)

Moderator: Keri Seymour, MD, FACS

Panelists:

  • James Jung, MD, FACS
  • Ozanan Meireles, MD, FACS
  • Kevin Hughes, MD, FACS

10:00 AM – 10:30 AM

Coffee Break

10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

  • Pediatric Imaging Guidelines (Lesher)
  • Lumps & Bumps – Cancer for the General Surgeon (Shen)
  • Intersection of Weight Loss Drugs & Bariatric Surgery (Pullatt)

Moderator: Leah Sieren, MD, FACS

Panelists:

  • Aaron Lesher, MD, FACS
  • Perry Shen, MD, FACS
  • Rana Pullatt, MD, FACS

11:30 AM – 12:15 PM

Moderator: Brian Thurston, MD, FACS

Panelists:

  • Mike Mallah, MD
  • Anthony Charles, MD, FACS

12:15 PM – 1:15 PM

Lunch

1:15 PM – 2:45 PM

Moderators:

  • Brian Thurston, MD, FACS
  • Leah Sieren, MD, FACS

2:45 PM – 3:00 PM

Coffee Break

3:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Moderator: Cindy Talley, MD, FACS

Panelists:

  • Tyler Hughes, MD, FACS
  • Michael Sutherland, MD, FACS
  • Ken Sharp, MD, FACS

4:00 PM – 4:30 PM

SC-ACS and NC-ACS Business Meetings

6:00 PM – 7:30 PM

President’s Dinner & Awards Presentations

Sunday — August 25, 2024

8:00 AM – 8:05 AM

Executive Council

8:05 AM – 8:30 AM

The Future of Bariatric Surgery? The Butterfly Effect

8:30 AM – 8:50 AM

Political Advocacy in the Carolinas

8:50 AM – 9:10 AM

Conversion of Duodenal Switch to Gastric Bypass Video

9:10 AM – 9:30 AM

Interesting Videos of SADI Procedure

9:30 AM – 10:00 AM

Foyer

Coffee Break

10:00 AM – 10:15 AM

Artificial Intelligence in the Operating Room

10:15 AM – 10:30 AM

Pursuit of the DABOM Certification; Is It Worth It?

10:30 AM – 10:45 AM

Managing Mental Health in the Postop Patient

10:45 AM – 11:00 AM

Introducing an Obesity Medicine Program at your Bariatric Center

11:00 AM – 11:15 AM

Data on Esg and TORe Procedures

11:15 AM – 11:45 AM

Executive Council