Scientific Programme

What is New in Aesthetic and Reconstructive Breast Surgery?

Time Information
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Registration and Lunch

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
PARALLEL SESSION 1A: ONCOPLASTIC SURGERY

Chair: Ash Kothari
  • Chest wall perforator flaps Claudio Angrigiani
  • Vascular sources in NSM Alberto Rancati
  • Pre-pectoral reconstruction: step by step Maurice Nahabedian
  • Correction of late volumatic defects Moustapha Hamdi
2:00 PM - 3:20 PM
PARALLEL SESSION 1B: IMAGING FOR MICROSURGEONS

Chair: Jaume Masia
  • The use of ultrasound in perforator flaps JP Hong
  • The use of ultrasound in flap planning Marzia Salgarello
  • How to read an ICG lymphangiography Ming-Huei Cheng
  • How to read a CT angiogram Narayan Karunanithy
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Refreshments

4:00 PM - 5:35 PM
SESSION 2: AESTHETIC BREAST SURGERY

Chair: Jian Farhadi
  • Choosing the implant in subfascial/subglandular augmentation with lipofilling Eric Santamaria
  • Mastopexy in massive weight loss patients Peter Rubin
  • Implant to fat conversion Constantin Stan
  • Modified Hall Findlay Reduction: The DUS-reduction in gigantomasty Chris Andree
Time Information
7:00 AM - 8:15 AM
Registration and refreshments

8:15 AM - 8:30 AM
Welcome and introduction by Chairs

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
WHAT'S NEW IN ONCOLOGY AND GENETICS?

Chairs Ash Kothari & Andrew Baildam
  • Molecular profiling: what’s the relevance? Hartmut Kristeleit
  • Sentinel lymph node biopsy techniques - are we saying goodbye to the isotope? Alexander Seifalan
  • Innovations in breast cancer and axillary node localisation Edward St John
  • Non BRCA gene mutations- the implications and management Vishakha Tripathi
  • Alternative strategies to risk reducing surgery Christian Singer
9:30 AM - 9:50 AM
WHAT IS NEW IN POST-OPERATIVE BREAST MANAGEMENT? - SYMPOSIUM KINDLY SUPPORTED BY 3M

Incision negative pressure: Finding it’s place in breast surgery Andrew Pieri
9:50 AM - 10:10 AM
KEYNOTE LECTURE: WHY DOES THE BREAST SAG? BREAST BIOMECHANICS, IMPLICATIONS AND OUTCOMES

Chair Jian Farhadi

Joanna Wakefield-Scurr
10:10 AM - 10:40 AM
Refreshments and exhibition viewing

10:40 AM - 11:40 AM
WHAT IS NEW IN LYMPHOEDEMA?

Chairs Sinikka Suominen & Jaume Masia
  • Summary of the 9th World Symposium on Lymphoedema Surgery Ming-Huei Cheng
  • The epigastric flap Koenraad van Landuyt
  • Prophylactic lymphoedema surgery Edward Chang & Gemma Pons
  • Discussion
11:40 AM - 12:00 PM
SYMPOSIUM KINDLY SUPPORTED BY GC AESTHETICS

Breast Practice: How my practice has evolved over 21 years James McDiarmid
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
KEYNOTE LECTURE: MY INNOVATION JOURNEY

Chair Jian Farhadi

JP Hong
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
LUNCHTIME SYMPOSIUM KINDLY SUPPORTED BY SAMANTREE MEDICAL

Utilisation of confocal imaging for intraoperative margin assessment
Chair: Stefan Paepke

Michael Lux, Michael Golatta, Mariana-Felicia Sandor
12:35 PM - 1:30 PM
Lunch and exhibition viewing

1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION: NEOADJUVANT THERAPIES AND DE-ESCALATION OF SURGERY FOR BREAST CANCER

Chairs Ash Kothari & Christian Singer

Hartmut Kristeleit, Andrew Baildam, Michael Knauer
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
LBM FREE PAPER SESSION: INNOVATIONS IN AESTHETIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE BREAST SURGERY

Chairs Marlene See & Aadil Khan

  • The lumbar artery perforator flap without interposition grafts in autologous breast reconstruction: A review of 36 consecutive cases Kai Yuen Wong
  • Is residual fibroglandular breast tissue after modified-radical/simple, nipple- and skin-sparing mastectomy a risk factor for an in-breast local recurrence or new primary tumour? Christine Deutschmann
  • Surgical approach to bipedicle conjoined hemiabdominal-based perforator flaps in autologous breast reconstruction: A review of 100 consecutive cases Kai Yuen Wong
  • Flying high? – Preliminary results of the Red Bull® study Nicole Speck
  • Avoiding the lateral dog ear: A lateral M-plasty mastectomy incision with a lipodermal flap component Negin Sedaghat
  • Tissue engineering chamber for autologous breast reconstruction: pre-clinical outcomes Pierre Guerreschi
  • Innovation in breast surgery: a novel heating device to improve wound healing Saahil Mehta
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
SYMPOSIUM KINDLY SUPPORTED BY MOTIVA

Chair Jian Farhadi 
  • The concept of aesthetic breast reconstruction Juan Jose Chacon-Quiros
  • Why MotivaFLORA? Innovation and research Dennis Hammond
  • Optimising the early host response with advances smooth expanders Ardeshir Bayat 
  • Early experience with MotivaFLORA tissue expander Jaume Masia & Filip Stillaert
  • Roundtable discussion: what new opportunities does MotivaFLORA bring to the reconstruction market? Juan Jose Chacon-Quiros, Dennis Hammond, Jaume Masia, Filip Stillaert 


4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Refreshments and exhibition viewing

4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AND ROBOTICS

Chairs JP Hong & Greg Evans
  • Robotic microsurgery Marco Innocenti
  • Robotic-assisted free DIEP flap harvest Jung-Ju Huang
  • Discussion
  • Centre of the future of surgery Alberto Rancati
  • The use of AI in breast surgery Aadil Khan
  • Discussion
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
LBM Welcome Reception, kindly supported by Endomag

Time Information
6:15 AM - 7:30 AM
LBM Fun Run through Regent's Park, kindly supported by Motiva

Led by: Sandra Wichert
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
Registration and refreshments

8:00 AM - 8:50 AM
PARALLEL SESSION 1A: WHAT'S NEW IN DIEP FLAP RECONSTRUCTION?

Chairs Gemma Pons & Mark Ho-Asjoe
  • The SHAEP flap Joshua Levine
  • Surgical delay of the DIEP flap Bob Allen
  • Bespoke flap planning for achieving the final volume Joseph Dayan
  • Breast and nipple-areolar neurotisation Koenraad van Landuyt
  • Discussion
PARALLEL SESSION 2A: WHAT IS NEW IN ONCOLOGIAL SURGERY

Chairs Ash Kothari
  • Targeted axillary surgery Christoph Tausch
  • Lipofilling in DCIS and BRCA patients: a no go? Nicolas Leymarie
  • Nipple sparing mastectomy in the difficult breast shape Joao Sampaio-Goes
  • Downsizing breast conservation surgery Douglas Macmillan
  • Summary of St Gallen/Vienna 2020 consensus Michael Knauer
  • Discussion
8:50 AM - 9:40 AM
PARALLEL SESSION 1B: WHAT'S NEW IN THE ABDOMINAL DONOR SITE

Chairs Edward Chang & Koenraad van Landuyt
  • How to achieve divine proportions Aldona Spiegel
  • Avoiding donor site morbidity after Diep flap: the abdominopasty free flap Moustapha Hamdi
  • Abdominal wall repair Maurice Nahabedian
  • Correction of the abdominal bulge Joannis Constantinides
  • Discussion
PARALLEL SESSION 2B: WHAT'S NEW IN ONCOPLASTIC SURGERY?

Chairs: Michael Knauer
  • Management of positive margins after oncoplastic surgery Ash Kothari
  • Multiple ipsilateral cancers: therapeutic mammoplasty vs mastectomy Roy de Vita
  • Local perforator flaps: immediate vs delayed Nicolas Leymarie
  • Management of the false positive axilla Andrew Baildam
  • Discussion
9:40 AM - 10:15 AM
PARALLEL SESSION 1C: TIPS AND TRICKS IN AUTOLOGOUS RECOSTRUCTION

Chairs Filip Stillaert & Bob Allen
  • Updates on flap monitoring Chris Andree
  • Extracorporeal telescopes in microsurgery Edward Chang
  • Enhanced recovery for free flap surgery Sinikka Suominen
  • Discussion
PARALLEL SESSION 2C: TIPS AND TRICKS IN ONCOPLASTIC SURGERY

Chairs: Christoph Tausch
  • The aesthetic flat closure Alberto Rancati
  • Temporising the tumourectomy area Michael Knauer
  • Future-proofing the incisions Ash Kothari
  • Discussion
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Refreshments and exhibition viewing

10:50 AM - 11:20 AM
ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION: WHAT IS NEW IN RADIOTHERAPY IN RELATION TO BREAST RECONSTRUCTION?

Chairs: Sinikka Suominen & Greg Evans

Roy de Vita, Andrew Baildam, Moustapha Hamdi, Michael Knauer, Christoph Tausch
11:20 AM - 11:40 AM
SYMPOSIUM KINDLY SUPPORTED BY IDEAL MEDICAL SOLUTIONS

ADMs in breast reconstruction:a risky journey in the jungle

Jaume Masia

11:40 AM - 12:00 PM
KEYNOTE LECTURE: MY JOURNEY IN THE INNOVATION OF PERFORATOR FLAPS

Chair: Jian Farhadi

Bob Allen
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Lunch and exhibition viewing

1:00 PM - 1:20 PM
KEYNOTE LECTURE: WHAT INNOVATIONS CAN WE EXPECT FROM IMPLANTS?

Chair: Jaume Masia

Stan Constantin
1:20 PM - 1:40 PM
SYMPOSIUM KINDLY SUPPORTED BY JOINT OPERATIONS

Chair Jaume Masia

Exashape Bioshield Pocket, a new improved tool for DTI pre-pec breast reconstruction
 Roy de Vita
1:40 PM - 2:40 PM
WHAT'S NEW IN PRE-PECTORAL IMPLANT RECONSTRUCTION?

Chairs Edward Chang & Greg Evans
  • Staged procedure vs direct to implant reconstruction Maurice Nahabedian
  • Implant choice (texture and composition) Mitchell Brown
  • ADM choice - do we still need it? John Kim
  • Capsular contracture in the thin patient Mark Ho Asjoe
  • Discussion
2:40 PM - 2:50 PM
SYMPOSIUM KINDLY SUPPORTED BY GALATEA SURGICAL

Experience the internal bra in breast surgery Patrick Mallucci
2:50 PM - 3:20 PM
IMPLANT TECHNOLOGY AND RELATED ISSUES

Chairs Filip Stillaert & Mark Ho Asjoe
  • Nanotechnology Alexander Seifalan
  • Breast implant illness Constantin Stan
  • Discussion
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Refreshments and exhibition viewing

4:00 PM - 4:20 PM
SYMPOSIUM KINDLY SUPPORTED BY MOTIVA

It’s all on the surface: Science-based technology to reduce inflammation and immune response

Filip Stillaert, Alexandre Munhoz, Dennis Hammond, Jaume Masia
4:20 PM - 5:20 PM
TIPS AND TRICKS IN IMPLANT BASED RECONSTRUCTION AND LIPOFILLING

Chairs Dennis Hammond & Koenraad van Landuyt
  • Total breast reconstruction with lipofilling Kotharo Yoshimura
  • How to treat fat cysts and necrosis after lipofilling John Kim
  • Rippling when there is no fat available Greg Evans
  • Hydrodissection in nipple sparing mastectomy Douglas Macmillan
  • Immediate or delayed lipfilling in DTI Stefano Pompei
  • Discussion
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Networking reception, kindly supported by Synovis

A chance to catch up and network with peers and colleagues in the garden of the Royal College of Physicians. Food and drinks will be provided throughout the evening.
Time Information
8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
Refreshments and exhibition viewing

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
WHAT IS REALLY NEW IN BREAST AUGMENTATION?

Chairs Moustapha Hamdi & Jian Farhadi
  • Synmastia correction: the challenge Steve Teitelbaum
  • The lower pole expansion post augmentation: how do we manage it? Alexandre Munhoz
  • High resolution ultrasound for breast implants Mitchell Brown
  • Minimally invasive breast augmentation - does it exist? Filip Stillaert
  • Dual plane vs composite augmentation Patrick Mallucci
  • Animation deformity: aetiology, classification and surgical management John Kim
  • Discussion
10:00 AM - 10:20 AM
ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION: MANAGEMENT OF THE UPPER POLE: IMPLANTS VS FAT GRAFTING VS GLANDULAR FLAP

Chairs Mark Ho Asjoe & Greg Evans

Moustapha Hamdi, Patrick Mallucci, Constantin Stan, Dennis Hammond
10:20 AM - 10:50 AM
Refreshments and exhibition viewing

10:50 AM - 11:30 AM
WHAT IS NEW IN MASTOPEXY AND REDUCTION?

Chairs Patrick Mallucci & Dennis Hammond
  • Combining upper body lift with mastopexy Peter Rubin
  • How to avoid errors in augmentation-mastopexy Marzia Salgarello
  • The myth of the upper fullness in breast reduction Moustapha Hamdi
  • Discussion
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
LIPOFILLING TECHNIQUES FOR SUPERIOR RESULTS

Chairs Edward Chang & Gemma Pons
  • Biological morphogenetic surgery in breast reconstruction: reshaping with fat grafting Gino Rigotti
  • Fat grafting: science, device and technique Kotaro Yoshimura
  • Large volume fat grafting with pre expansion for the tuberous breast Mitchell Brown
  • Discussion
12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
PANEL DISCUSSION: UPDATE ON ALCL: THE SCHEER REPORT

Chairs Dennis Hammond & Moustapha Hamdi

Roy de Vita, Mitchell Brown, Alberto Rancati, Joao Sampaio-Goes, Constantin Stan, Patrick Mallucci, Greg Evans
1:15 PM - 2:15 PM
Lunch and exhibition viewing

2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
IBSA SESSION: TIPS AND TRICKS IN IMPLANT REMOVAL WITH NO REPLACEMENT OR DOWNSIZING

Chairs CJian Farhadi & Jaume Masia
  • Management of implant removal without replacement Joao Sampaio-Goes
  • Counselling the patient with an implant rupture Eric Santamaria
  • Techniques of downsizing and breast reshaping Marzia Salgarello
  • Discussion
2:45 PM - 3:15 PM
WHAT HAVE I CHANGED IN MY PRACTICE IN THE LAST YEAR?

3:15 PM - 3:30 PM
Summary and close of conference