New England Surgical Society
2019 Program & Abstracts

Program & Abstracts  |  Posters
Preliminary, in-process, and subject-to-change

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 2019
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Registration
Ballroom Foyer (Lower Lobby)
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Speaker Ready Area
Ballroom Foyer (Lower Lobby)
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Poster of Distinction Set-Up
Salle De Bal Ballroom (Lower Lobby)
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Poster Set-Up
Viger A-C (Lower Lobby)
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Exhibit Hall Hours
Viger A-C (Lower Lobby)
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
SCIENTIFIC SESSION I
Podium papers (8-minute presentation/5-minute discussion).
Brief papers (3-minute presentation/2-minute discussion).
Salle De Bal Ballroom (Lower Lobby)
Co-Moderators: Matthew A. Conway, Erika L. Rangel
12:30 PM
1. The Effect of Hepatitis C Virus Infection on Kidney Transplant Outcomes in the Era of Direct-Acting Antiviral Therapy
*Qing Yuan12, *Shanjuan Hong1, *Andric Perez-Ortiz1, *Enid E Martinez3, *David C. Chang1, Joren C Madsen1,4, Nahel Elias1,5
1Transplant Center , Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA; 2Organ Transplant Institute, 8th Medical Center, Chinese PLA General Hospital, Beijing, China3Division of Critical Care Medicine, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA; 4Division of Cardiac Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA; 5Division of Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
12:43 PM
+2. A Volume-Restrictive Burn Resuscitation Bundle and The Incidence of Acute Kidney Injury
Roberto Cortez, Benjamin Hall, *David Heffernan, *Andrew Stephen, *Michael Connolly, *Charles Adams, William G. Cioffi, David T. Harrington;
Brown University/Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI
12:56 PM
3. Evolving Multimodality Treatment Strategies in Locally Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
*Abby White1, *Suden Kucukak1, *Daniel N. Lee1, *Emily Polhemus1, *Emanuele Mazzola2, *Michael Jaklitsch1, *Steven Mentzer1, *Jon Wee1, *Raphael Bueno1, Scott J. Swanson1
1Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA; 2Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA
1:09 PM
4. Surgeon-performed Ultrasound Alters Pre-operative Planning in Patients with Endemic Goiter
Peter J Mazzaglia3, *Sravanthi Puranam1, *Zhou Joy1, *Fletcher Starnes2
1Warren Alpert School of Medicine at Brown University, Providence, RI; 2Albany Medical Center, Albany, NY; 3Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI
1:22 PM
+5. A Fast Track Pathway in Acute Care Surgery at an Academic Medical Center
*Amanda Fazzalari12, *Shruthi Srinivas1, *Natalie Pozzi2, *Reeti Sheoran1, *Joseph Sabato1, *Dawn Durocher1, *Martin Reznek1, *Francesco Aiello1, Demetrius Litwin1, Mitchell A. Cahan1
1University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA; 2Saint Mary's Hospital, Waterbury, CT
1:35 PM
^Brief 1. Higher Risk of Urinary Tract Infections in Renal Transplant Recipients Receiving Pentamidine Versus Trimethoprim-Sulfamethoxazole (TMP-SMX) for Pneumocystis Pneumonia Prophylaxis
*Whitney Fu1, *Maria Barahona1, *Taylor Harkness1, *Elizabeth Cohen1, *David Reardon2, Peter Yoo1
1Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT; 2Vizient, Inc., Irving, TX
1:40 PM
^Brief 2. Development and Five-year Results of a Pediatric Appendicitis Working Group: Harmonizing Care and Increasing Value
*Yuqi Zhang, *Sam Miller, Michael G Caty, Emily R Christison-Lagay, Robert A Cowles, *David H Stitelman, *Beth L Emerson, *Cicero T Silva, *Thomas R Goodman, *Brian Dillon, Lisa Sagnella, *Daniel G Solomon, Doruk E Ozgediz
Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT
1:45 PM
Brief 3. Opioid Prescription and Use Patterns Following Two Common Acute Care Surgery Procedures: Is Less More?
*Mayo H. Fujii1, Ajai K. Malhotra1, *Ethan Jones1, *Thomas P. Ahern2, *Loic Fabricant1, *Christos Colovos1
1University of Vermont Medical Center, Burlington, VT; 2University of Vermont Larner College of Medicine, Burlington, VT
1:50 PM
^Brief 4. Longer Travel Distance Associated with Higher Utilization of Chest Radiographs After Chest Tube Removal in Thoracic Surgery Patients
Eleah D. Porter1, *Kayla A. Fay1, *Spencer W. Trooboff1, *Rian M. Hasson12, *Timothy M. Millington12, *David J. Finley12, *Joseph D. Phillips12
1Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH; 2Geisel School of Medicine, Hanover, NH
1:55 PM
^Brief 5. Transaminases are Better Biochemical Predictors of Choledocholithiasis Than Bilirubin and Alkaline Phosphatase.
*Thomas Peponis, *Nikolaos Kokoroskos, *Jae Moo Lee, *April Mendoza, *Martin Rosenthal, *Noelle Saillant, Haytham Kaafarani, *David King, George Velmahos, *Peter Fagenholz
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
COFFEE BREAK: Visit Exhibits & Posters
Viger A-C (Lower Lobby)
2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
GUEST SPEAKER
Salle De Bal Ballroom (Lower Lobby)

Being an Academic Surgeon in the Canadian Healthcare System: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
Gerald M. Fried
McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, QC
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
SCIENTIFIC SESSION II
Podium papers (8-minute presentation/5-minute discussion).
Brief papers (3-minute presentation/2-minute discussion).
Salle De Bal Ballroom (Lower Lobby)
Co-Moderators: Barbara A. Ward, Catherine C. Chen
3:00 PM
+6. A Standardized Ultrasound Reporting Template for Pediatric Appendicitis Improves Diagnostic Rates and Decreases CT Utilization Among Both Pediatric and Non-Pediatric Radiologists: An Analysis of 3539 Patients
*Samuel Miller, *Yuqi Zhang, Michael G Caty, Emily R Christison-Lagay, Robert A Cowles, David H Stitelman, *Thomas R Goodman, *Cicero T Silva, *Beth L Emerson, *Brian Dillon, *Lisa Sagnella, Doruk Ozgediz, *Daniel G Solomon
Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
3:13 PM
+7. Care Discontinuity in Emergency General Surgery: Does Hospital Quality Matter?
*Manuel Castillo-Angeles, *Molly Jarman, *Daniel J Sturgeon, *Zara Cooper, Ali Salim, Joaquim Havens
Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
3:26 PM
+8. Improved Mortality in Necrotizing Pancreatitis With A Multidisciplinary Minimally Invasive Step Up Approach: Comparison To A Modern Open Necrosectomy Cohort
*Casey M Luckhurst, *Ahmed E Elsharkawy, *Ahmed I Eid, *Majed El Hechi, *Lydia M Maurer, Haytham M Kaafarani, *Ashraf Thabet, *David G Forcione, Carlos Fernandez-Del Castillo, Keith D Lillemoe, *Peter J Fagenholz
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
3:39 PM
+9. Contrast Enhanced Computed Tomography During Normothermic Machine Perfusion of Kidneys
*Matthew Harris1, *Jenna DiRito12, *Taras Lysyy1, *Shin Rong Lee1, *Nabil Boutagy1, *Susann Spindler1, Peter Yoo1, *Sarah Hosgood2, David Mulligan1, *Michael Nicholson2, *Albert Sinusas1, *Gregory Tietjen1, *Danielle Haakinson1; 1Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
2University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
3:52 PM
10. The Effect of Anticoagulation on Outcomes After Liver and Spleen Injuries: A Research Consortium of New England Centers for Trauma (ReCONECT) Study
Bishwajit Bhattacharya1, *Reza Askari2, Kimberly A Davis1, *Jon Dorfman3, *Ahmed I Eid4, *Ahmed E Elsharkawy4, *George Kasotakis5, *Sandra Mackey6, *Stephen Odom7, *Barbara U. Okafur2, *Michael Rosenblatt6, *Alex Rudtisky5, George Velmahos4, Adrian A Maung1
1Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT; 2Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA; 3UMass Medical School, Worcester, MA; 4Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA; 5Boston University, Boston, MA; 6Lahey Clinic, Burlington, MA; 7Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA
4:05 PM
11. Health Maintenance and Screening Among Residents
Erika Rangel, *Manuel Castillo Angeles, *Mehreen Kisat, *Tovy Kamine, Reza Askari
Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
4:18 PM
12. Background Checks and State to State Variation in Firearm Suicide and Homicide Rates.
Frederick H Millham
Newton Wellesley Hospital, Newton, MA
4:31 PM
+13. Treatment of Facial Fractures at a Level 1 Trauma Center: Do Medicaid and Non-Medicaid Enrollees Receive the Same Care?
*Amanda Fazzalari, *David Alfego, *Joseph Taylor Shortsleeve, *Qiming Shi, *Jomol Mathew, Demetrius Litwin, Mitchell A. Cahan
University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA
4:45 PM
^Brief 6. Gender Representation by Specialty Track at Surgical Meetings: the American and Australasian Experiences
*Allison R Wilcox1, *Christine S Lai2, *Fellicia E Stanzah2, *Jessica G Farrar2, Sandra L Wong1
1Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH; 2University of Adelaide, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Adelaide, Australia
4:50 PM
^Brief 7. Blood Gene Expression Profiles Support Early Changes in Immunometabolism in Patients Following Sleeve Gastrectomy
*Tammy Lo1, *Keyvan Heshmati1, Ali Tavakkoli1, *Damien C Croteau-Chonka2, Eric G Sheu1
1Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA; 2Channing Division of Network Medicine, Boston, MA
4:55 PM
^Brief 8. Ketorolac is Not Associated With Adverse Outcomes Following Pancreaticoduodenectomy
*Whitney S Brandt, *Sara Abou Azar, *Raymond A. Jean, *John W. Kunstman, Ronald R Salem
Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT
5:00 PM - 5:45 PM
STATE CAUCUS MEETINGS
Connecticut Mainsonneuve A (36th Floor)
Maine Maisonneuve F (36th Floor)
Massachusetts Salle De Bal Ballroom
New Hampshire Maisonneuve E (36th floor)
Rhode Island Maisonneuve B (36th floor)
Vermont Maisonneuve C (36th floor)
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
WELCOME RECEPTION
Le Caf Conc (Lower Lobby)

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2019
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Registration
Ballroom Foyer (Lower Lobby)
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Speaker Ready Area
Ballroom Foyer (Lower Lobby)
7:00 am – 10:45 am
Exhibit Hall Hours
Viger A-C (Lower Lobby)
7:00 AM - 7:45 AM
POSTERS OF DISTINCTION BEST POSTER AWARD
Salle De Bal Ballroom
Moderator: Matthew A. Conway
7:00 AM
Basic Science First Place Award - NESS Resident and Fellow Research Day
POD1. Decreased Recurrence in Sarcoma Using Double-Loaded Paclitaxel-Eluting Polymer Films
*David A Mahvi1, *Catalina Bordeianu2, *Ngoc-Quynh Chu1, *Jeremy Miller2, *Mark W Grinstaff2, *Yolonda L Colson3, Chandrajit P Raut1 ; 1Brigham and Women's, Boston, MA; 2Boston University, Boston, MA;
3Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
7:00 AM
POD2. Innovative Process for Department-wide Engagement in Quality Improvement: Experience from the Massachusetts General Hospital
*Yanik J Bababekov, *David C Chang, *Ya-Ching Hung, *Yu-Tien Hsu, *Daniel Hashimoto, *Elan Witkowski, *Alex B Haynes, John T Mullen, Allan M Goldstein, Keith D Lillemoe
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
7:00 AM
POD3. Chemoprevention by Bromodomain Inhibition in a Rodent Model of Hepatocellular Carcinoma
*Shen Li1, *Nourdine Hamdane2, *Frank Jühling2, *Gunisha Arora1, *Mozhdeh Sojoodi1, *Derek J Erstad1, *Michael Lanuti1, *Thomas F Baumert2, *Bryan C Fuchs1, Kenneth K Tanabe1
1Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA; 2Institut de Recherche sur les Maladies Virales et Hépatiques, Strasbourg, France
7:00 AM
POD4. Tumor Deposits in Stage III Colon Cancer: Correlation With Other Histopatologic Variables, Prognostic Value and Risk Stratification.
Victor E Pricolo12, *Jon Steingrimsson3, *Tracey J McDuffie1, *Joshua M. McHale1, *Brian McMillen1, *Mark Shparber1
1Southcoast Health Charlton Memorial Hospital, Fall River, MA; 2Department of Medical Education, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI; 3Brown University School of Public Health, Providence, RI
7:00 AM
POD5. Specific Amino Acid Substitution As Well As RET Codon Location Influence Age Of Onset and Penetrance Of Pheochromocytoma In MEN2 Kindreds
*Danielle B Cameron1, Jill C Rubinstein2, Glenda G Callender3, *Catherine W Dinauer3, Emily R Christison-Lagay3
1Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA; 2Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY; 3Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
7:00 AM
POD6. Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis in Patients Undergoing Breast Surgery
*Na Eun Kim1, *Liam Conway-Pearson2, *Kevin Bachrach2, Maureen T Kavanah1, Jane E Mendez3, Teviah E Sachs1, *Thurston F Drake1, David McAneny1, *Michael R Cassidy1
1Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA; 2Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA; 3Baptist Health South Florida, Miami, FL
7:00 AM
POD7. A Role for RAD51-interacting POLQ SNPs in Papillary Thyroid Carcinogenesis
*Jianliang Man, *Timothy Murtha, *Reju Korah, Tobias Carling
Yale, New Haven, CT
7:00 AM
POD8. RYGB Mediated Lipid Metabolism Changes Contribute to T2D Resolution
*Tammy Lo, *Renuka Subramaniam, Eric G Sheu, Ali Tavakkoli
Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
7:00 AM
POD9. Optimizing Follow-up of Incidental Findings: A Structured Survey of Primary Care Providers
*Stephanie D Talutis1, *Ellen Childs2, *Philip E Knapp1, *Avneesh Gupta1, *Cleopatra Ferrao1, David McAneny1, *F. Thurston Drake1
1Boston University, Boston, MA; 2Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA
7:00 AM
POD10. PHD Inhibition Accelerates Lung Growth in a Murine Model of Unilateral Pneumonectomy
*Victoria Ko, *Duy T Dao, *Lorenzo Anez-Bustillos, *Lumeng J Yu, *Bennet S Cho, *Amy Pan, Mark Puder
Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA
7:45 AM - 8:40 AM
SCIENTIFIC SESSION III
Podium papers (8-minute presentation/5-minute discussion).
Brief papers (3-minute presentation/2-minute discussion).
Salle De Bal Ballroom (Lower Lobby)
Co-Moderators: Marlene Cutitar, David McAneny
7:45 AM
+14. Four Factor Prothrombin Complex Concentrate Compared to Fresh Frozen Plasma in Patients on Warfarin With Traumatic Intracranial Hemorrhage, a Real-World Analysis
*Shunella Lumas, *Walter Hsiang, *Eunice Baik, *Robert D Becher, Kimberly A Davis, Kevin M Schuster
Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
7:58 AM
15. The Impact of Fresh Frozen Plasma to Packed Red Blood Cell Ratio on Mortality in Traumatic Hemorrhage: a Nationwide Analysis
*Charlie J Nederpelt, *Majed el Hechi, *Alexander Bonde, *Napaporn Kongkaewpaisan, *Nikos Kokoroskos, *April E. Mendoza, *Noelle N. Saillant, *Martin G. Rosenthal, *Peter J. Fagenholz, *David R. King, *David C. Chang, George V. Velmahos, Haytham M.A. Kaafarani
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
8:11 AM
+16. Have We Missed the Mark on Patient Education Materials for Colorectal Cancer?
*Ravinder Kang1, *Elizabeth A, Carpenter-Song2, *Catherine H. Saunders3, *Spencer W. Trooboff1, *Jesse A. Columbo1, *Kayla O. Moore3, *Philip P. Goodney1, Sandra L. Wong1, Srinivas J. Ivatury1
1Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH; 2Dartmouth College, Department of Anthropology, Hanover, NH; 3The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Hanover, NH
8:24 AM
+17. Bowel Resection For Melanoma Progressing After Immunotherapy With Checkpoint Inhibitors.
*Nicholas D Klemen1, *Sara Abou Azar1, *Melinda Wang1, *Paul L Feingold1, Dale Han2, Kurt Roberts1, *Vikram Reddy1, *Kelly Olino1, Ronald S Salem1, *Sarah Weiss1, *Harriet Kluger1, *Mario Sznol1, Charles Cha1
1Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT; 2Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR
8:40 AM - 8:55 AM
INTRODUCTION OF NEW MEMBERS
Salle De Bal Ballroom (Lower Lobby)
8:55 AM - 10:15 AM
SCIENTIFIC SESSION IV, incl Paper of the Year
Podium papers (8-minute presentation/5-minute discussion).
Brief papers (3-minute presentation/2-minute discussion).
Salle De Bal Ballroom (Lower Lobby)
Co-Moderators: Carlos E. Marroquin, Margaret A. Tandoh
8:55 AM
18. Lessons Learned From the Study of 10,000 Patients With Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Murray F. Brennan, Cristina R. Antonescu, Nicole Moraco, MA, Samuel Singer
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
9:08 AM
+19. Is Abdominal Ultrasound a Useful Adjunct to Abdominal Radiograph in Neonates with Necrotizing Enterocolitis?
*Sarah Tracy1, *Stefanie Lazow1, *Ilse Castro-Aragon2, *Alan Fujii2, *Judy Estroff1, *Richard Parad3, *David Zurakowski1, Catherine Chen1
1Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA; 2Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA; 3Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
9:21 AM
Clinical Science Second Place Award - NESS Resident and Fellow Research Day
+20. Defining Risk and Risk Factors for Unplanned ICU Admission of Trauma Patients: Developing a Predictive Risk Score
*Stephen E Ranney, Ajai K Malhotra, *Peter Callas, *Lloyd Patashnick, *Samy Ramadan, *Jennifer Gratton, *Amy Sharpe, *Deidre LaFrance, Margaret A Tandoh, William E Charash, *Gary C An, *Tim H Lee
University of Vermont Medical Center, Burlington, VT
9:34 AM
21. Completion of Multimodality Therapy Mitigates the Adverse Impact of Postoperative Complications on Survival in Patients Undergoing Gastrectomy for Advanced Gastric Cancer
*Selena Li1, *Aparna Parikh2, John Mullen2
1Harvard Medical School, Cambridge, MA; 2Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
9:47 AM
22. Long-term Improvement After Ileocecetomy in Pediatric Crohn’s Disease
*Julie Monteagudo1, *Hans M Huber2, *Catherine M Dickinson2, *Jason Shapiro2, Francois I Luks2
1Hasbro Children's Hospital and Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI; 2Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI
10:00 AM
^Brief 9. The Impact of the Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) Pathway on Patients Undergoing Surgery for Soft Tissue Sarcoma (STS).
*Heather Lyu, *Lily Saadat, Monica Bertagnolli, *Jiping Wang, *Elizabeth Baldini, *Matthias Stopfukuchen-Evans, Ronald Bleday, Chandrajit Raut
Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
10:05 AM
^Brief 10. The Effectiveness of an Intervention to Decrease Postoperative Opiate Prescriptions
*Lee Ranstrom, David P Mooney
Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA
10:10 AM - 10:40 AM
COFFEE BREAK: Visit Exhibits & Posters
Viger A-C (Lower Lobby)
10:45 AM - 12:15 PM
PANEL: DEBATE SERIES
Salle De Bal Ballroom
Moderator: Christina V. Angeles

DEBATE 1: Antibiotics vs Surgery for Acute Appendicitis
Faculty:
Antibiotics: Thomas F. Tracy, Jr.
Surgery: David P. Mooney

DEBATE 2: Extent of Surgery for Well Differentiated Thyroid Cancers < 4 cm in Diameter
Faculty:
Lobectomy: Gerard M. Doherty
Total Thyroidectomy: Meredith J. Sorensen

DEBATE 3: Risks of Long Term Opioid Use after Post-Operative Opioid Prescriptions
Faculty:
Low Risk: Richard J. Barth
Significant Risk: Jennifer Waljee
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
NAVIGATING YOUR FINANCIAL FUTURE: A GUIDE FOR TRAINEES AND JUNIOR FACULTY
Salle De Bal Ballroom
Faculty: Evan P. Welch
Sponsored by the GME Committee
Afternoon Ticketed Activities
(*Separate Ticket Required)
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
MCGILL IMMERSIVE INTERACTIVE SIMULATION TOUR AT THE STEINBERG CENTRE FOR SIMULATION AND INTERACTIVE LEARNING
$50 per person
Tour fee includes transportation to and from the center and use of the center. Lunch will not be provided.
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
MCGILL'S MAUDE ABBOTT MEDICAL MUSEUM TOUR
$40 per person
Tour fee includes transportation to and from the center and use of the center. Lunch will not be provided.
6:15 PM - 7:00 PM
WOMEN IN SURGERY PRE-RECEPTION
Mainsonneuve A (36th Floor)
6:15 PM - 7:00 PM
NEW MEMBER/EXECUTIVE COUNCIL PRE-RECEPTION (invitation only)
Mainsonneuve D (36th Floor)
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
PRESIDENT'S RECEPTION & DINNER
Reception: Le Caf Conc (Lower Lobby)
Dinner: Salle De Bal Ballroom
Guest Speaker: Helen Antoniou, Author of "Back to Beer... and Hockey"
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
KIDS BANQUET
Terrasse (Plaza Level)

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2019
9:00 am - 11:00 am
Registration
Ballroom Foyer (Lower Lobby)
9:00 am - 10:30 am
Speaker Ready Area
Ballroom Foyer (Lower Lobby)
7:00 am – 10:00 am
Exhibit Hall Hours
Viger A-C (Lower Lobby)
7:30 AM - 8:15 AM
ANNUAL BUSINESS MEETING (Members Only)
Salle De Bal Ballroom
8:15 AM - 9:20 AM
SCIENTIFIC SESSION V
Podium papers (8-minute presentation/5-minute discussion).
Brief papers (3-minute presentation/2-minute discussion).
Salle De Bal Ballroom (Lower Lobby)
Co-Moderators: Timothy C. Counihan, Catherine A. Schneider
8:15 AM
23. The Design and Impact of a Novel Surgery-Specific Second Victim Peer Support Program
Majed El Hechi1, *Jordan Bohnen1, *Maggie Westfal1, *Kelsey Han1, *Christy Cauley2, *Cameron Wright1, *John Schulz1, *Keith Lillemoe1, Haytham Kaafarani1
1Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA; 2Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH
8:28 AM
24. Oral Water Soluble Contrast Challenge Does Not Affect Outcome in Adhesive Small Bowel Obstruction
*Gustavo Bauza1, *Elizabeth Yates1, Frederick H Millham2
1Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA; 2South Shore Hospital, Weymouth, MA
8:41 AM
25. 52% Decline in Rhode Island Invasive Breast Cancer Mortality Since 1987: Mammography Prevents Mortality
Blake Cady, John Fulton
Rhode Island Cancer Registry, Department of Public Health, Providence, RI
8:54 AM
26. Overdue for #MeToo - The Prevalence of Sexual Harassment in Surgery in the United States
Jacqueline J Wu1, *Aditi Kapil1, Susan Kartiko1, *Jeffry Nahmias2, *Elan Jeremitsky3
1Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA; 2University of California at Irvine, Orange, CA; 3Forbes Regional Hospital, Monroeville, PA
9:10 AM
Brief 11. The Shape of Breast Cancer
*Brook K. Byrd1, *Venkataramanan Krishnaswamy2, *Timothy B. Rooney3, *Rebecca A. Zuurbier3, Richard J. Barth Jr.4
1Thayer School of Engineering, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH; 2CairnSurgical, Inc., Lebanon, NH; 3Department of Radiology, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH; 4Department of Surgery, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH
9:15 AM
Brief 12. Long-Term Outcomes of an Intensive, Pre-OperativeTobacco Cessation Program for Lung Resection
Joseph D Phillips, *Kayla A Fay, *Alexandra Fannin, *Timothy M Millington, *Rian M Hasson, *David J Finley
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH
9:20 AM - 10:05 AM
35th ANNUAL SAMUEL JASON MIXTER LECTURE
Salle De Bal Ballroom
Good Judgment Comes from Experience: Building a Learning Healthcare System
Monica M. Bertagnolli, Brigham & Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
10:05 AM - 11:00 AM
PRESIDENTIAL ADDRESS
Salle De Bal Ballroom
10:05 AM
Introduction of the President
David E. Clark
10:10 AM
Profiles of Surgical Entrepreneurs
Richard J. Barth, Jr.
11:00 AM
ADJOURN

* NESS Non-Members
+ RPE Eligible Papers
^ Brief Report Award Eligible Papers



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