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Thursday, May 20, 2021

- EDT
- EDT
President's Welcome

John H.T. Waldhausen, MD
APSA President 2020-2021

- EDT
Past Presidential Address: Our Better Angels and the Invention of Hope

Joseph P. Vacanti, MD
APSA President 2019-2020

- EDT
- EDT
- EDT
Case Controversies

Mac Harmon, MD, PhD, Todd A. Ponsky, MD

Friday, May 21, 2021

- EDT
- EDT
Systematic Reviews/Quality Toolkit

Systematic Review of Gastroschisis
Joanne E. Baerg, MD, Mark Slidell, MD
Outcomes and Evidence-based Practice Committee

APSA QSC Toolkit
Stephen B. Shew, MD, Loren Berman, MD
Surgical Quality and Safety Committee

- EDT
Quality, Safety and Value in Surgery Award Highlights

Including Presentation of the Two Top-Ranked Abstracts:

Award Finalists

Reduction of Post-operative Opioid Use in Neonates Following Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia Repairs: A Quality Improvement Initiative
David F. Grabski, MD, Rick Vavolizza, Daniel E. Levin, MD, Jonathan Swanson, Eugene D. McGahren, MD, Jeffrey W. Gander, MD
University of Virginia

A Cost-Effective and Safe Quality Improvement Initiative for Pediatric Intussusception
Seyed A. Arshad, MD, Nutan B. Hebballi, BDS, MPH, Elenir Avritscher, Susan John, Robert Lapus, KuoJen Tsao, MD, Akemi L. Kawaguchi, MD
McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas at Houston (UTHealth)

Discussants: Mehul V. Raval, MD MS, Derek Wakeman, MD

- EDT
Top Educational Content Talk 2

Intestinal Failure – Improved Prognosis with Dedicated Intestinal Rehabilitation Programs
Hannah G. Piper, MD

- EDT
Top Educational Content Talk 3

Family Centered Care
Maria Cho, InsideOutMedicine

- EDT
Presidential Address

A Surgeon’s Purpose
John H.T. Waldhausen, MD
APSA President 2020-2021

- EDT
Presidential Symposium: Right Child/Right Surgeon: Are We Training Too Many (Traditional) Pediatric Surgeons?

Workforce Committee
Panelists will be discussing elements of the Right Child/Right Surgeon Initiative

Moderators: Samuel M. Alaish, MD, Abigail E. Martin, MD

Pro: Mary Brandt, MD, Robert Ricca, MD
Con: Doug Barnhart, MD, Edward Barksdale, MD

Saturday, May 22, 2021

- EDT
- EDT
Annual Business Meeting
  • Bylaws amendments
  • Treasurer’s report
  • Foundation report
  • Transition of leadership
- EDT
Town Hall
  • Added proficiencies of surgeons and care levels
  • Membership for allied healthcare and advanced practice professionals
- EDT
Top Educational Content Talk 4: Trauma Resuscitation

Less Crystalloid and Earlier Use of Blood Component Therapy or Whole Blood
Robert T. Russell, MD

- EDT
Top Educational Content Talk 5: Cancer as a Chronic Disease

Long Term Follow-up and Morbidities
Christopher B. Weldon, MD

- EDT
Variation in Care: Adolescent Inguinal Hernia

Benjamin Zendejas-Mummert, MD, Jill S. Whitehouse, MD, Brian Gulack, MD, Michael Livingston, MD, Justin Wagner, MD, Ian MacQueen, MD, Andrew Griffiths, MD, David Chen, MD, Terry Buchmiller, MD, Todd Ponsky, MD

- EDT
Systematic Reviews/Quality Toolkit: IBD/ERAS

Systematic Review of Ulcerative Colitis in Children and Adolescents
Robert Ricca, MD, Rebecca Rentea, MD, Elizabeth Renaud, MD, Alana Beres, MD
Outcomes and Evidence-based Practice Committee

Enhanced Recovery in Pediatric GI Surgery
Mehul V. Raval, MD, MS
Surgical Quality and Safety Committee

APSA QSC Toolkit: Enhanced Recovery After GI Surgery
Michael R. Phillips, MD
Surgical Quality and Safety Committee