ISLS Webinar Series

It is with great excitement that we introduce to you the “ISLS Surgical Techniques in Advanced Liver Surgery and Transplantation Webinar Series.”

It is a free online webinar opened to all, and it is made for the purpose of supporting ISLS members’ desire for continuing education.

Webinar Series Theme Date Registrants
ISLS First Webinar Laparoscopic & Robotic Donor Hepatectomy November 20 (Fri), 2020 407 registrants from 76 countries
ISLS Second Webinar Alpps Procedure Technical Evolution and Outcomes December 18 (Fri), 2020 296 registrants from 61 countries
ISLS Third Webinar Surgical Treatment of Hepatocellular Carcinoma February 26 (Fri), 2021 will be updated after the webinar
ISLS Fourth Webinar TBD TBD TBD

Below is the access link and code for ISLS webinar. The ISLS webinar platform is also mobile friendly so you can watch and listen in on live-stream webinar on your mobile devices.

Webinar Platform
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The Third ISLS Surgical Techniques in Advanced Liver Surgery and Transplantation Webinar in the series

Surgical Treatment of Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Date: February 26 (Fri), 2021

Start time:

09:50am in New York, USA (Time Zone GMT -5)

15:50pm in Central European Time (Time Zone GMT + 1)

23:50pm in Seoul, Korea (Time Zone GMT +9)

Length Program
10’ Welcome & ISLS Study Group Introduction
Deniz Balci

Ankara University, Turkey

Session 1. Advanced Resection for HCC (1 hour)
13’ Preoperative Evaluation for Major Liver Resections in Cirrhotic Setting
Shunichi Ariizumi

Tokyo Womens Medical University, Japan

Ki-Hun Kim

Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan, Korea

7’ Q&A
13’ Patient Selection and Extended HCC Resections in the Cirrhotic Liver: What are the limits
Dong-Sik Kim

Korea University, Korea

Fabrizio Di Benedetto

University of Modena, Italy

7’ Q&A
13’ Minimally Invasive Liver Resections for HCC
Alfred Kow

National University of Singapore, Singapore

Eduardo Fernandes

Hospital São Lucas Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

7’ Q&A
Session 2. Transplantation for HCC (1 hour)
13’ How to Select Best Candidates for Liver Resection or Liver Transplantation
Karim Halazun

Cornell University, USA

Jan Lerut

Institute of Experimental and Clinical Research (IREC), UCLouvain Brussels, Belgium

7’ Q&A
13’ Transplant Benefit in Patients with Advanced HCC: A Personalized approach based on tumor biology
Prashant Bhangui

Medanta the Medicity, India

Gonzalo Sapisochin

University of Toronto, Canada

7’ Q&A
13’ Immunotheraphy for HCC Neoadjuvant / Adjuvant Setting
Parissa Tabrizian

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, USA

Dong-Jin Joo

Yonsei University, Korea

7’ Q&A

Register for webinar

[How to register]

  • Please fill out all required fields including your first name, last name, country and email address.
  • Upon the completion of your free registration, a registration confirmation letter will be sent to your email, and another confirmation letter including your "access code" will be sent to your email on 1 day before the webinar. You will be able to access the ISLS Single Topic Webinar during the webinar period with the access code provided.