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Invited Lectures, Talks, Conference Abstracts and Other Academic Activities on Robot-Assisted Surgery

International
Lectures
Aug. 2015 Updates on endometrial cancer
Vattikuti Foundation seminar, India
Feb. 2015 Time to stop screening and detection for cancer on the ovary
Diaphragmatic resection by robotic surgery
Radical trachelectomy for early cervical cancer
Emerging role of robotics for cancers on the ovary
Vascular emergencies
Masterclass at Medanta, New Delhi, India
 Dec. 2013  Improved outcomes and cost savings with robotics
 Technion University, Hillel Yafe Hospital Israel
 Dec. 2013 Value and Global Economics of Robotic Surgery in Gynecology 
The evolution of robotic surgery, Boston, MA
 Mar. 2013  The value of robotics
 Grand Rounds, Assaf Harofe Medical Center, Israel
 July 2012 Clinical and cost efficiency of robotic surgery 
Grand Rounds, Fudan University, Shanghai, China
 Feb 2011
 Robotics: the present future
 Grand Rounds Cedars Sinai, Los Angeles
 Dec 2010

 Extending the population benefiting from minimal invasive surgery

 Meir Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Israel
 Jan 2010  Applications of robotic surgery
 Szechuan University, Chengdu, China
 Sept 2009  New surgical approaches
 Tel Aviv University, Israel
 Sept 2009  Robotics in gynecologic oncology
 Hebrew University, Israel

Conferences
 Nov.2015 Oration: MDcisions and Sentinel lymph nodes
 Keynote speaker: The role of robotic surgery
 AGOICON , Hyderabad, India
Oct. 2015 Impact of robotic surgery on inpatient demographics and implications for training.
 ACOG meeting, Boston
Sept. 2015 Government supported Health Care Systems
Robotics in the obese patients: tips and outcomes
Memorial Sloan Kettering, New York
Jun. 2015 Sentinel lymph node mapping in endometrial cancer
Repair of vascular injuries during MIS
AAGL meeting, Jerusalem Israel
May 2015 Advantages of Robotic Surgery over Laparoscopic Approach in Gynecological Malignancies
South American Regional IGCS meeting, Santiago, Chile
Apr. 2015 Robotic Surgery in Gynecologic Cancer
Doelen Conference, Rotterdam, the Netherlands
Jan. 2015 Diaphragmatic resection by robotic surgery
Radical trachelectomy for early cervical cancer
Emerging role of robotics for cancers on the ovary
Vascular emergencies
Vattikuti Conference on robotic surgery, New Delhi, India
Oct. 2014 Robotic Surgery should be the standard of care in the management of women with gynaecological cancer.
Sentinel lymph node detection comparing intra-operative cervical injection of indocyanine green, technetium, and blue dye for endometrial cancer
SociBiennial meeting of the International Gynecologic Cancer Society, Melbourne, Australia
Apr. 2014 The value of robotics
The role of robotics in ovarian cancer
Sentinel lymph node and endometrial cancer
Third Biennial South Florida Robotics Symposium, Miami, Florida
Feb. 2014 Economic implications and outcome measures
Robotic Interval cytoreduction following neo-adjuvant chemotherapy
19th SGO winter meeting, Breckenridge, Colorado
Nov. 2013 Cost -Who Knows the Real Numbers?
Society of Robotic Surgery World Robotic Symposium 2013, Orlando, FL
Sept. 2013 Lesionesvasculares en cirurgiarobotica
Actualizacion de cirurgiarobotica en ginecologia
VIth international conferenc of the Ecuadorian Society of Gynecology, Quito, Ecuador
Mar. 2013 Ovarian cancer outcomes after introducing a robotics program
Society of Gynecologic Oncology Meeting, Los Angeles
Feb. 2013
Repair of large vessel injuries during MIS
International Professors Symposium, The Cleveland Clinic, OH
Robotic management of major vascular injuries
Mayo Clinic Robotics Conference, Scottsdale, AZ
Jan. 2013 Introducing robotics in gynecologic oncology surgery
Beilinson Hospital, Tel Aviv Israel
Introducing robotics in gynecologic oncology surgery
The Hebrew University, Jerusalem Israel
Dec. 2012  Borderline ovarian tumors update
 Repair of Vascular injuries
 Surgical approach for the frozen pelvis
 AGOICON Mumbai, India

Nov. 2012

 

 Endomètre: ne pas sacrifier le corps 

 La Robotique en chirurgie oncologique pelvienne
 2ème Congrès National Onco-GF, Bruxelles Belgium
 Nov. 2012  Clinical outcome and cost analysis of Robotics
 Gynecologic Robotics Symposium, Technion University, Israel
 Oct. 2012  I can’t believe they did this through the scope symposium
 Robotics educational Symposium
 Endometrial and Ovarian Cancer Outcomes After Introducing a Robotics Program
 Sentinel lymph node detection and accuracy following intra-operative cervical injection for  endometrial cancer
 Young doctor’s summit
 14th Biennial International Gynecologic Oncology Society Meeting, Vancouver, Canada
 Sept 2012  La robotique : évaluation de l’efficacité et des couts
 New European Surgical Academy, Mallorca, Spain
 Jun 2012  New developments in Robotic Surgery
 Third National Gyn Oncologist Forum & IGCS Seminar, Beijing, China
 Mar 2012
 Canadian perspectives in robotic surgery
 Society of Gynecologic Oncology Meeting, Austin, Texas
 Mar 2012
 La Robotique: efficacité clinique accrue à coûts réduits
 Journées Liégeoises de Gynécologie, Belgium
 Sept 2011
 Robotic surgery in the elderly
 Robotic Surgery, The Canadian Perspective
 Robotics in Gynecology, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Symposium, New York, U.S.
 Mar 2011

 Clinical and economical impact following the introduction of robotics for endometrial cancer staging.

  Geriatrics and bariatrics: tips and tricks for successful robotic surgery in the elderly and obese.
 Society of Gynecologic Oncologists meeting, Orlando
 Jan 2011
 Extending the patient population benefiting from M.I.S.
 Annual Obstetrics and Gynaecology Academic Day, Nassau, Bahamas
 Nov 2010
Robotics: the new frontier in gynecologic oncology
XIX Annual Conference of the Gynaecologic Oncologists of India, Bangalore, India
 Oct 2010     
Advantages of robotics in morbidly obese and elderly patients: extending the population benefiting from MIS
Impact of obesity on robotic surgery for endometrial cancer
Outcome and quality of life in elderly patients undergoing robotic surgery for endometrial cancer
Robotic radical hysterectomy: comparison of outcomes and cost
The 13th Biennial International Gynecologic Oncology Society Meeting, Prague, Czech Republic
 May 2010 Surgical advances in gynecologic surgery
Gynecologic Surgery Symposium, PLA General Hospital, Beijing, China
 May 2010 Robotics in gynecologic oncology
Robotic Gynecologist Surgery Symposium, Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China
 Nov 2009 Prospective evaluation of surgical outcome following robotic surgery
3rd World Congress on Controversies in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Beijing, China
 May 2009 A view of robotics
World Robotic Gynecology Congress, Chicago, USA
 Nov 2008
Computer enhanced laparoscopic surgery in the elderly
Intl Gyn Onc Robotics Symposium, Chapel Hill North Carolina, USA

National
Lectures
 Apr 2012
 La robotique, evaluation de l’efficacité Clinique et des couts         
 Santé des femmes, Université de Montréal, Montréal
 Sep 2010
 Chirurgie robotique, analyse clinique et economique
 Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology of Canada, FMC du Québec
 Apr 2010
 La robotique : le future au présent au Québec
 Conférence nationale pour vaincre le cancer, Montréal
 Feb 2010
 Percée de la chirurgie robotique en gynéco-oncologie
 Cinquième congrès des gynécologues oncologues du Québec, Bromont
 Feb 2010
 New surgical technology in gynecologic oncology
 McGill University, Montreal
 Jan 2009
 Robotic surgery in gynecology: the present future
 Royal Alexandra Hospital, Edmonton

Conferences
Dec.2016The impact of the sentinel lymph node mapping in the management of pre-operative grade 1 endometrial cancer. 
Best of the best resident research presentations
Association of Academic Professionals in Obstetrics and Gynecology of Canada annual meeting, Toronto
Jun. 2015 Robotics: the next frontier in laparoscopy
 SOGC Annual Clinical and Scientific Conference, Quebec City
May 2015 Robotic vs laparoscopy debate
GOC Continuing Professional Development meeting, Toronto
Oct. 2014 La robotique en gynécologie
Université Laval Ob-Gyn Conference, Manoir Montmorency, Québec
Jun. 2014 A randomized controlled trial of a proficiency-based, virtual reality robotic simulation curriculum to teach robotic suturing (.pdf, 1.57MB) 
35th Annual General Meeting of The Society of Gynecologic Oncology of Canada, Niagara Falls
Nov. 2013 Clinical Outcome and Cost effectiveness of robotic surgery.
 APOG Cannell lecture, Toronto
May 2012 Continuum of oncologic services
Symposium 2012 Ruis McGill
Introducing robotic surgery in ovarian cancer
4th Canadian Conference on Ovarian Cancer Research, Québec
Apr. 2012 La robotique, evaluation de l’efficacité Clinique et des couts.
Santé des femmes, Université de Montréal, Montréal
Oct 2011
 Comparison of cost effectiveness of open, laparoscopic and robotic surgery
 Universal Access to Minimally Invasive Surgery, McGill Univ Symposium, Montreal, Canada
Sept 2011  Cost effectiveness of robotic surgery
 Society of Pelvic Surgeons, Toronto            
Sept2011 
 Chirurgie robotique, analyse clinique et economique.
 Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology of Canada, FMC du Québec
Jun 2010
Outcome and quality of life in elderly patients following robotic surgery for endometrial cancer
31st Annual meeting, Society of Gynecologic Oncology            
Jun 2010
 Robotic Hysterectomy in obese patients with endometrial cancer in Canada   
Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology of Canada meeting, Montréal        
Apr 2010
 La robotique : le future au présent au Québec
 Conférence Nationale pour vaincre le cancer, Montréal.
Apr 2010  Robotic hysterectomy in obese patients
 Societé de Gynécologie Obstét. du Québec meeting, Montréal
Feb 2010  Percée de la chirurgie robotique en gynéco-oncologie

 Cinquième congrès des gynécologues Oncologues du Québec, Bromont

Nov 2009  L’obésité : considérations chirurgicales
 Association des Anesthésistes du Québec, Boucherville
Oct 2009  Guest lecturer: how relevant is robotic surgery
 D.A. Boyes Society Meeting, Vancouver
Jun 2009  Communities of practice in robotics
 WAGO/GOC, North American joint meeting, Vancouver
Apr 2009  Analysis of robotics in Canada
GOC Continuing Professional Development meeting, Toronto
Oct 2008
 Gynecological cancer surgery in the elderly patients
 International Society of Geriatric Oncology, Montréal
Jun 2008
 Symposium on robotic surgery in gynecologic oncology
 Society of Ob Gyn of Canada Annual Conference, Calgary

Local

Apr. 2013 The future of surgery
SPACE lectures, Dawson College, Montreal
Mar. 2013 Is there a value for computer assisted surgery in gynecology
AOGQ lecture, Montreal
May 2012 The Clinician Scientist.
McGill medical research interest group, McGill University, Montreal
Jun 2009

 Robotic radical trachelectomy with uterine art. preservation

 Santa Cabrini Hospital, Montréal
May 2009  How to develop robotic surgery in gynecology
 St-Mary’s Hospital, Montréal
Nov. 2008  Applications of robotic surgery
 CHU Ste Justine


Other Contributions


Live Demonstration of Robotic Surgery During Conference

 Nov.2015AGOICON conference Hyderabad, India 
Jun. 2015AAGL meeting Jerusalem, Israel
Jan. 2015Vattikuti Conference on robotic surgery, New Delhi, India
Oct 2011

 Universal Access to minimally Invasive Surgery, McGill Univ Symposium, Montréal, Canada 

Apr 2011  International Gynecologic Cancer Society meeting, New Delhi, India
May 2010

 Beijing Robotic Symposium, Beijing, China


Proctoring and Mentoring Robotic Surgery
International
 Jan. 2016 Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Israel
 Nov. 2015 Apollo Hospital, Hyderabad, India
 Nov. 2015 Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, India
Feb. 2015Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi, India
Aug 2014 Assaf Harofe Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Israel
May 2014 Assaf Harofe Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Israel
Aug 2013

 Assaf Harofe Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Israel

Mar 2013  Assaf Harofe Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Israel
Jan 2013  Beilinson Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Israel
Dec 2012  Mumbai Kokilaben Medical Center, India
Nov 2012  RambamTechnion University, Israel
Sept 2011

 Tel Hashomer Sheba Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Israel 

Apr 2011  AIIMS Institute, New Delhi, India
May 2010

 Er Pao Medical Center, Beijing, China

Sept 2009  Hadassah Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel

National
Dec 2012  Université de Laval
May- Aug
2012
 Université de Montréal
Nov 2011

 The Ottawa University, Ottawa

Oct 2011  McGill University, MUHC, Montréal
Feb 2009  University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta
Jan 2009  Vancouver General Hospital, Vancouver
Sept 2008  St Michael’s Hospital, Toronto

 

 

Last updated January 16, 2017