JATS 2016

Headquarters Office
Department of General Thoracic Surgery and Breast and Endocrinological Surgery (SurgeryII), Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences
2-5-1 Shikata-cho Kita-ku, Okayama 700-8558, Japan
Congress Management Office
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Program

Program at a Glance

Sep 28   Day 1: Sep 29
Day 2: Sep 30   Day 3: Oct 1

Invited Speakers

J. D. Cooper
(Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, USA)
Martin Czerny
(University Hospital Freiburg, Germany)
Gail E. Darling
(Tronto University, Canada)
Lorenzo Ferri
(Thoracic Surgery at the McGill University Health Centre, Canada)
Joseph S. Friedberg
(University of Maryland Medical Center, USA)
John S. Ikonomidis
(Medical University of South Carolina, USA)
Michiaki Imamura
(Arkansas Children's Hospital, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, USA)
Robert J. Klautz
(Leiden University Medical Centre, Netherlands)
Takushi Kohmoto
(University of Wisconsin, USA)
Rüdiger S. Lange
(German Heart Centre, Germany)
Yoshifumi Naka
(Columbia University Medical Center, USA)
Yusuke Nakamura
(Chicago University, USA)
Himanshu J. Patel
(University of Michigan Hospitals, USA)
Christian Pizzaro
(Alfred l.duPont Hospital for Children, USA)
C. S. Pramesh
(Tata Memorial Centre, India)
V. Mohan Reddy
(University of California, San Francisco, USA)
Marc Ruel
(Cardiac Surgery University of Ottawa Heart Institute, Canada)
Norihisa Shigemura
(UPMC-University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, USA)
James Tweddell
(Cincinnati Children's Hospital, USA)
David A. Waller
(Spire Leicester Hospital, United Kingdom)
Song Wan
(The Chinese University of Hong Kong, China)
Walter Weder
(Universitäts Spital Zürich Klinik für Thoraxchirurgie, Switzerland)

Program

Special Lecture

Special Lecture

September 29 (Thu.), 2016 14:40-15:10
Room 1 (HOTEL GRANVIA OKAYAMA 4F Phoenix AB)

Chair Shinichiro Miyoshi (Japan)
Speaker J.D.Cooper (USA)
Special Lecture

September 30 (Fri.), 2016 13:20-13:50
Room 1 (HOTEL GRANVIA OKAYAMA 4F Phoenix AB)

Chair Hitoshi Shiozaki (Japan)
Speaker Yusuke Nakamura (USA)

Invited Lecture

Invited Lecture "Current strategies in treating thoracic aortic Pathology involving the aortic arch"

September 29 (Thu.), 2016 15:20-15:50
Room 1 (HOTEL GRANVIA OKAYAMA 4F Phoenix AB)

Chair Yuichi Ueda (Japan)
Speaker MartinCzerny (Germany)
Invited Lecture

September 29 (Thu.), 2016 9:45-10:15
Room 2 (HOTEL GRANVIA OKAYAMA 4F Phoenix C)

Chair Hiroki Yamaguchi (Japan)
Speaker Takushi Kohmoto (USA)
Invited Lecture "Surgical therapy for empyema"

September 29 (Thu.), 2016 15:20-15:50
Room 3 (HOTEL GRANVIA OKAYAMA 3F Crystal)

Chair Hiroshi Date (Japan)
Speaker Walter Weder (Switzerland)
Invited Lecture "Indication of Tissue Valve in the TAVI Era"

September 29 (Thu.), 2016 16:15-16:45
Room 5 (OKAYAMA CONVENTION CENTER 3F Convention Hall West)

Chair Yoshikatsu Saiki (Japan)
Speaker Rüdiger S. Lange (Germany)
Invited Lecture "Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation"

September 29 (Thu.), 2016 11:10-11:40
Room 6 (OKAYAMA CONVENTION CENTER 3F Convention Hall East)

Chair Yoshiro Matsui (Japan)
Speaker Robert J. Klautz (Netherlands)
Invited Lecture "Heart Replacement Therapy for End - Stage Heart Failure"

September 29 (Thu.), 2016 15:25-15:55
Room 6 (OKAYAMA CONVENTION CENTER 3F Convention Hall East)

Chair Shunei Kyo (Japan)
Speaker Yoshifumi Naka (USA)
Invited Lecture "History of Surgical Treatment of HLHS - from Norwood to Recent Modifications"

September 29 (Thu.), 2016 8:30-9:00
Room 7 (OKAYAMA CONVENTION CENTER 3F Conference Room 301)

Chair Shunji Sano (Japan)
Speaker Christian Pizzaro (USA)
Invited Lecture

September 29 (Thu.), 2016 15:25-15:55
Room 7 (OKAYAMA CONVENTION CENTER 3F Conference Room 301)

Chair Akio Ikai (Japan)
Speaker V. Mohan Reddy (USA)
Invited Lecture

September 30 (Fri.), 2016 9:30-10:00
Room 1 (HOTEL GRANVIA OKAYAMA 4F Phoenix AB)

Chair Hitoshi Ogino (Japan)
Speaker Himanshu J. Patel (USA)
Invited Lecture "Treatment strategy for operable malignant pleural mesothelioma"

September 30 (Fri.), 2016 9:30-10:00
Room 3 (HOTEL GRANVIA OKAYAMA 3F Crystal)

Chair Kazunori Okabe (Japan)
Speaker Joseph S. Friedberg (USA)
Invited Lecture "ACOSOG Z0030 and beyond: The Role of Lymph Node Assessment in NSCLC"

September 30 (Fri.), 2016 14:50-15:20
Room 3 (HOTEL GRANVIA OKAYAMA 3F Crystal)

Chair Tetsuya Mitsudomi (Japan)
Speaker Gail E. Darling (Canada)
Invited Lecture "Improved outcomes after Esophagectomy: The role of minimally invasive surgery and enhanced recovery after surgery (ERAS)"

September 30 (Fri.), 2016 9:30-10:00
Room 4 (HOTEL GRANVIA OKAYAMA 3F Pearl)

Chair Soji Ozawa (Japan)
Speaker Gail E. Darling (Canada)
Invited Lecture

September 30 (Fri.), 2016 14:50-15:20
Room 4 (HOTEL GRANVIA OKAYAMA 3F Pearl)

Chair Harushi Osugi (Japan)
Speaker Lorenzo Ferri (Canada)
Invited Lecture "Mitral Valve Repair: From Art to Science"

September 30 (Fri.), 2016 9:30-10:00
Room 5 (OKAYAMA CONVENTION CENTER 3F Convention Hall West)

Chair Kiyoyuki Eishi (Japan)
Speaker Song Wan (China)
Invited Lecture "MICS CABG and the Future of Surgical Coronary Revascularization"

September 30 (Fri.), 2016 11:30-12:00
Room 6 (OKAYAMA CONVENTION CENTER 3F Convention Hall East)

Chair Hitoshi Yaku (Japan)
Speaker Marc Ruel (Canada)
Invited Lecture "Valvuloplasty for atrioventricular value Regurgitation among patients single ventricle anatomy"

September 30 (Fri.), 2016 16:30-17:00
Room 7 (OKAYAMA CONVENTION CENTER 3F Conference Room 301)

Chair Masaaki Kawada (Japan)
Speaker James Tweddell (USA)
Invited Lecture "Collaboration in esophageal cancer Treatment and research"

October 1 (Sat.), 2016 11:00-11:30
Room 4 (HOTEL GRANVIA OKAYAMA 3F Pearl)

Chair Yoshiaki Kajiyama (Japan)
Speaker C.S. Pramesh (India)

Special Program

Special Program "Sharing Experiences of Disasters and Our Task"

September 30 (Fri.), 2016 14:50-16:00
Room 1 (HOTEL GRANVIA OKAYAMA 4F Phoenix AB)

Chair Ikuo Fukuda (Japan) Koichi Kaneko (Japan)
Speaker Koji Fukae (Japan)
Seiji Hokimoto (Japan)
Shigeru Suganami (Singapore)

Symposium

Symposium "The 5 Years Survival of Norwood Procedure for Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome - How to Improve the Surgical Outcome-"

September 29 (Thu.), 2016 9:00-11:00
Room 7 (OKAYAMA CONVENTION CENTER 3F Conference Room 301)

Chair Shunji Sano (Japan)
James Tweddell (USA)
Speaker Satoshi Asada (Japan)
Shigemitsu Iwai (Japan)
V. Mohan Reddy (USA)
Rüdiger S. Lange (Germany)
James Tweddell (USA)
Shunji Sano (Japan)
Symposium "Treatment Strategy for Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma (MPM)"

September 30 (Fri.), 2016 10:00-12:00
Room 3 (HOTEL GRANVIA OKAYAMA 3F Crystal)

Chair Seiki Hasegawa (Japan)
David A. Waller (United Kingdom)
Speaker David A. Waller (United Kingdom)
Joseph S. Friedberg (USA)
Walter Weder (Switzerland)
Teruhisa Takuwa (Japan)
Kazunori Okabe (Japan)
Yuichiro Kai (Japan)
Joint Symposium "The Strategy for the Increase in Cadaveric Donor Organs and the Organ Allocation System for Recipients"

September 29 (Thu.), 2016 10:15-11:45
Room 2 (HOTEL GRANVIA OKAYAMA 4F Phoenix C)

Chair Minoru Ono (Japan)
Takahiro Oto (Japan)
Speaker Yoshifumi Naka (USA)
Yasushi Yoshikawa (Japan)
Minoru Ono (Japan)
Kazurou Fujimoto (Japan)
Norihisa Shigemura (USA)
Kentarou Miyoshi (Japan)
Toru Bando (Japan)
Sumiko Maeda (Japan)

Panel Discussio

Panel Discussion "Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation : How Do You Select Surgical Procedures; Mitral Valve Repair With Subvalvular Procedures, Ring Annuloplasty Only or Mitral Valve Replacement?"

September 29 (Thu.), 2016 9:10-11:10
Room 6 (OKAYAMA CONVENTION CENTER 3F Convention Hall East)

Chair Yoshiro Matsui (Japan)
Atsushi Yamaguchi (Japan)
Speaker Shinichi Mitsuyama (Japan)
Eiki Nagaoka (Japan)
Kouji Furukawa (Japan)
Yusuke Misumi (Japan)
Takashi Matsueda (Japan)
Koichi Toda (Japan)
Robert J. Klautz (Netherlands)

Workshop

Workshop "Surgical Strategy for Patients with End-Stage Heart Failure : LVAD and Heart Transplantation Revisited"

September 29 (Thu.), 2016 15:55-17:55
Room 6 (OKAYAMA CONVENTION CENTER 3F Convention Hall East)

Chair Hirokuni Arai (Japan)
Koichi Toda (Japan)
Speaker Mitsutoshi Kimura (Japan)
Masatoshi Akiyama (Japan)
Tomonori Ooka (Japan)
Tomoyuki Fujita (Japan)
Tomohiro Mizuno (Japan)
Shunsuke Saito (Japan)
Yoshifumi Naka (USA)
Workshop "The Surgical Strategy of PA/VSD Combined with MAPCAs -The Mid Term Results and the Evaluation of Post Operative Status-"

September 29 (Thu.), 2016 15:50-17:50
Room 7 (OKAYAMA CONVENTION CENTER 3F Conference Room 301)

Chair V Mohan Reddy (USA)
Akio Ikai (Japan)
Speaker Takahiko Sakamoto (Japan)
Akihiko Higashida (Japan)
Yujiro Ide (Japan)
Shingo Kasahara (Japan)
Atsushi Tateishi (Japan)
Hitohisa Sakurai (Japan)
Takako Miyazaki (Japan)
Junichi Koizumi (Japan)

Video Symposium

Video Symposium "Surgical Techniques for Congenital Heart Disease in the World"

September 30 (Fri.), 2016 8:30-11:00
Room 7 (OKAYAMA CONVENTION CENTER 3F Conference Room 301)

Chair Hajime Ichikawa (Japan)
Christian Pizzaro (USA)
Speaker James Tweddell (USA)
V. Mohan Reddy (USA)
Christian Pizzaro (USA)
Rüdiger S. Lange (Germany)
Michiaki Imamura (USA)

Sponsored Symposium

Sponsored Symposium "Advanced Thoracic Surgery for Lung Cancer"

September 30 (Fri.), 2016 18:10-20:10
Room 3 (HOTEL GRANVIA OKAYAMA 3F Crystal)

Chair Fumihiro Tanaka (Japan)
Kenji Suzuki (Japan)
Speaker Meinoshin Okumura (Japan)
Hiroshi Date (Japan)
Walter Weder (Switzerland)
Young Tae Kim (Korea)

Debate

Debate "Surgical Technique for Atrio-Ventricular Septal Defect - Two Patch Repair vs Modified One Patch Repair-"

September 30 (Fri.), 2016 17:00-17:45
Room 7 (OKAYAMA CONVENTION CENTER 3F Conference Room 301)

Chair Christian Pizzaro (USA)
Masaaki Kawada (Japan)
Speaker Shingo Kasahara (Japan)
James Tweddell (USA)

Postgraduate

Postgraduate Course "Respiratory Surgery"

September 28 (Wed.), 2016 13:20-16:20
Room 8 (OKAYAMA CONVENTION CENTER 2F Reception Hall)

Chair Seiki Hasegawa (Japan)
Takeshi Nagayasu (Japan)
Meinoshin Okumura (Japan)
Speaker David A Waller (United Kingdom)
Ichiro Yoshino (Japan)
Yoshihiro Miyamoto (Japan)
Norihisa Shigemura (USA)
Masaya Okuda (Japan)
Postgraduate Course "Cardiovascular Surgery Basic"

September 28 (Wed.), 2016 13:20-17:20
Room 5-6 (OKAYAMA CONVENTION CENTER 3F Convention Hall)

Chair Hideto Shimpo (Japan)
Ikuo Fukuda (Japan)
Speaker Kozo Matsuo (Japan)
Michiya Hanyu (Japan)
John S. Ikonomidis (USA)
Taichi Sakaguchi (Japan)
Norihiko Shiiya (Japan)

Luncheon Seminar

Luncheon Seminar "State of the art in thoracic aortic medicine"

September 29 (Thu.), 2016 12:00-12:50
Room 1 (HOTEL GRANVIA OKAYAMA 4F Phoenix AB)

Chair Hideyuki Shimizu (Japan)
Speaker Martin Czerny (Germany)
Luncheon Seminar

September 29 (Thu.), 2016 12:00-12:50
Room 4 (HOTEL GRANVIA OKAYAMA 3F Pearl)

Chair Shunji Sano (Japan)
Speaker Shigeyuki ozaki (Japan)
Yoshifumi Naka (Japan)
Toshihiko Shibata (Japan)
Luncheon Seminar "Expanding your practice with Alternative TAVI Access"

September 29 (Thu.), 2016 12:00-12:50
Room 5 (OKAYAMA CONVENTION CENTER 3F Convention Hall West)

Chair Junjiro Kobayashi (Japan)
Speaker Rüdiger S. Lange (Germany)
Luncheon Seminar "Degenerative Mitral Valve Regurgitation - Adaptation, Treatment Strategy and Product Selection -"

September 29 (Thu.), 2016 12:00-12:50
Room 6 (OKAYAMA CONVENTION CENTER 3F Convention Hall East)

Chair Hitoshi Yaku (Japan)
Speaker Robert J. Klautz (Netherlands)
Luncheon Seminar "Robot-Assisted Cardiac Surgery"

September 29 (Thu.), 2016 12:00-12:50
Room 7 (OKAYAMA CONVENTION CENTER 3F Conference Room 301)

Chair Soichiro Kitamura (Japan)
Speaker Jae Won Lee (Korea)
Luncheon Seminar "Use of TEVAR for complex aortic pathologies"

September 30 (Fri.), 2016 12:15-13:05
Room 1 (HOTEL GRANVIA OKAYAMA 4F Phoenix AB)

Chair Tooru Kuratani (Japan)
Speaker Himanshu J. Patel (USA)
Luncheon Seminar "Mitral valve repair using a semirigid ring: patient selection and early outcomes"

September 30 (Fri.), 2016 12:15-13:05
Room 2 (HOTEL GRANVIA OKAYAMA 4F Phoenix C)

Chair Koichi Toda (Japan)
Speaker Song Wan (China)
Luncheon Seminar "Impact of AVR on Heart Failure Management"

September 30 (Fri.), 2016 12:15-13:05
Room 6 (OKAYAMA CONVENTION CENTER 3F Convention Hall East)

Chair Yutaka Okita (Japan)
Speaker Marc Ruel (Canada)
Hiroyuki Watanabe (Japan)