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Lymphedema Summit
Inaugural event was held on January 23, 2022

 International Research Seminar
"Advancements in Lymphedema Surgical Treatment"

January 23

     2022

Thomas Fogarty Winery and via Zoom

Introducing the inaugural Lymphedema Summit, an international research seminar focused on “Advancements in Lymphedema Surgical Treatment.” 

This special event featured a gathering of the leading surgeons and researchers in this field and was hosted by Fibralign Corp. at the renowned Thomas Fogarty Winery located in Woodside California.

Presentations are now made available for viewing here online. 
 

Agenda

January 23, 2021 (Times are in PDT)

9:00

Welcome

9:15

“Lymphedema surgery: 15 years of continuous improvement”
      
Jaume Masia, MD, PhD 

Chief of Plastic Surgery Department, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau and Hospital del Mar (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona), Barcelona, Spain

10:00

“Clinical applications of BioBridge in lymphatic surgery”                Dung Nguyen, MD,  Pharm.D

Director of Breast Reconstruction at the Stanford Women’s Cancer Center and the Director of Adult Plastics Clinic at Stanford Healthcare

10:30

“Clinical experience of lymphedema treatment” 
      Edward Chang, MD, FACS

Associate Professor, Department of Plastic Surgery, Division of Surgery, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Sessions Stage

13:00

Lunch

14:00

Networking

16:00

Q & A Session

Agenda

January 23, 2021 (Times are in PDT)

9:00

Welcome

9:15

“Lymphedema surgery: 15 years of continuous improvement”
      
Jaume Masia, MD, PhD 

Chief of Plastic Surgery Department, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau and Hospital del Mar (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona), Barcelona, Spain

10:00

“Clinical applications of BioBridge in lymphatic surgery”                Dung Nguyen, MD,  Pharm.D

Director of Breast Reconstruction at the Stanford Women’s Cancer Center and the Director of Adult Plastics Clinic at Stanford Healthcare

10:30

“Clinical experience of lymphedema treatment” 
      Edward Chang, MD, FACS

Associate Professor, Department of Plastic Surgery, Division of Surgery, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

11:00

“Guided lymphangiogenesis with a safe surgical approach"
      Dimitris Dionyssiou, MD, PhD

Associate Professor in Plastic Surgery, School of Medicine, 
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece

11:30

Discussion / Q&A

12:00

Lunch (break)

13:00

“Combined approach to surgical treatment of lymphedema”
      David Chang, MD, FACS

Professor of Surgery, Chief, Section of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Director, Microsurgery Fellowship, University of Chicago

14:00

Q & A Session

Presentations

January 23, 2021 

# 1

“Lymphedema surgery: 15 years of continuous improvement”
      
Jaume Masia, MD, PhD 

Chief of Plastic Surgery Department, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau and Hospital del Mar (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona), Barcelona, Spain

# 2

“Clinical applications of BioBridge in lymphatic surgery”                Dung Nguyen, MD,  Pharm.D

Director of Breast Reconstruction at the Stanford Women’s Cancer Center and the Director of Adult Plastics Clinic at Stanford Healthcare

# 3

“Clinical experience of lymphedema treatment” 
      Edward Chang, MD, FACS

Associate Professor, Department of Plastic Surgery, Division of Surgery, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

# 4

“Guided lymphangiogenesis with a safe surgical approach"
      Dimitris Dionyssiou, MD, PhD

Associate Professor in Plastic Surgery, School of Medicine, 
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece

# 5

“Combined approach to surgical treatment of lymphedema”
      David Chang, MD, FACS

Professor of Surgery, Chief, Section of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Director, Microsurgery Fellowship, University of Chicago

# 6

“My Lymphedema Algorithm and how I got there”
      Peter Neligan MD, FACS, FRCSI, FRCSC

Professor Emeritus, University of Washington

# 7

“Retinoic Acid therapy mitigates post-surgical lymphedema”
      Alex Wong, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Professor, Department of Surgery; Chief, Division of Plastic Surgery
City of Hope National Medical Center, Beckman Research Institute
Adjunct Clinical Professor of Surgery, Keck School of Medicine of USC

 

#  8

"Case Study Review and Discussion"

Philip Brazio, MD

Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center 

[Presentation not available]

#  9

“Enhancing Lymphatic Drainage to Vascularized Lymph Nodes by Nanofibrillar Collagen Scaffold”
      Ming-Huei Cheng, MD, MBA, FACS

Professor, Department of Plastic Surgery; Chief, Center of Lymphedema Microsurgery; Chief, Center of Tissue Engineering,

Chang Gung Memorial Hospital

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The Venue

19501 Skyline Blvd,

Woodside, CA 94062

Thomas Fogarty Winery produces striking, terroir-driven single-vineyard wines in the most exciting mountain region in California.

 

Sponsor

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Fibralign Corporation