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Tackling Problematic Chronic Rhinosinusitis: A Conclave of Global Experts - LIVE

Saturday, March 29

Time Topic
Session 1 Technical Execution Matters in ESS
Moderators: Devyani Lal, M.D. and John Pallanch, M.D.
8:00 a.m. What it Takes to Become A World Class Rhinologist
David Howard, FRCS
8:30 a.m. Assessing and Optimizing: Ten Things I Wish Every
Sinus Surgeon Would Do Before, During and After ESS
Valerie Lund, FRCS, CBE
9:00 a.m. May the Force be With You:
Avoiding Complications from ESS
James Stankiewicz, M.D.
9:30 a.m. Causes of Failure of Primary ESS
Brent Senior, M.D.
10:00 a.m. Question & Answers
10:15 a.m. Break
Session 2a ENT / Surgical Focus Group
Workshop 1-A Understanding Technical Causes of Failure of ESS
Case Presentations and Interactive Discussion
Moderators: Devyani Lal, M.D. and Erin O’Brien, M.D.
10:30 a.m. Post ESS Radiology:
I Know What You Did Last Summer
Joseph Hoxworth, M.D.
11:00 a.m. Toto, I’ve Got a Feeling We’re Not in Kansas
Anymore: Executing Revision ESS
Todd Kingdom, M.D.
11:30 a.m. When Bigger is Better: The Lore of MT Resection,
Mega-antrostomy and Modified Lothrop and
Osteoplastic Procedure in Problematic CRS
Devyani Lal, M.D.
Noon Questions and Answers
12:15 p.m. Lunch
Session 2b Allergy / Medical Focus Group
Workshop 1-B Hands-on Nasal Endoscopy
Moderators: Matthew Rank, M.D.; John Pallanch, M.D.;
Stephen Bansberg, M.D.
10:30 a.m. Review of Nasal Endoscopy Basics
Stephen Bansberg, M.D.
10:45 a.m. Nasal Endoscopy Videos
John Pallanch, M.D.
11:05 a.m. Reading CT Sinus Imaging
Joseph Hoxworth, M.D.
11:20 a.m. Hands On Endoscopy
Tutors: Matthew Rank, M.D.; John Pallanch, M.D.;
Stephen Bansberg, M.D.
Noon Questions & Answers
12:15 p.m. Lunch
Session 3A ENT/Surgical Focus
Workshop 2-A Optimizing Outcomes After ESS
A Practical Approach Demonstrating Tips and Tools
Moderators: Devyani Lal, M.D. and John Pallanch, M.D.
1:00 p.m. Post-Surgical Care in ESS:
Antibiotics, Steroids, Packs
Erin O’Brien, M.D.
1:15 p.m. Debridement after ESS: Tools and Techniques
Tim Haegen, M.D.
1:30 p.m. Drug Eluting Stents
John Pallanch, M.D.
1:45 p.m. Not Just Full of Hot Air:
Utilizing Balloons in Problematic CRS
Ryan Rehl, M.D.
2:00 p.m. Questions & Answers
Workshop 3-A Frontal Sinus Surgery
3 Dimensional Anatomy and Endoscopic Correlates
Tutors: Stephen Bansberg, M.D., Erin O’Brien, M.D.,
Timothy Haegen, M.D., Devyani Lal, M.D.,
John Pallanch, M.D., and Ryan Rehl, M.D.
Moderators: Devyani Lal, M.D. and John Pallanch, M.D.
2:15 p.m. How to “Construct” Frontal Recess Anatomy
For Frontal Sinusotomy
Devyani Lal, M.D.
2:45 p.m. Hands-on Exercise:
Reconstruct Frontal Recess Anatomy Using CT Scans,
3-D Linked Image Guidance and Worksheets to Define
Steps in Systematic Execution of Frontal Sinusotomy
Session 3b
Medical Focus Group
Practical Tips and Avenues in Optimizing
Non-surgical CRS Management
Workshop 2-B Non-surgical CRS Management
Moderators: Matthew Rank, M.D. and John Hagan, M.D.
1:00 p.m. How to Safely Conduct Office Aspirin Desensitization
Kip Teaford, M.D. and Matthew Rank, M.D.
1:30 p.m. Establishing a Productive ENT-Allergy /
Immunology Collaboration
Robert Schleimer, Ph.D.
1:50 p.m. Novel Lab and Tissue Based Testing in CRS
David Conley, M.D.
2:20 p.m. Are there Trials I Could Enroll My CRS Patient Into?
Hirohito Kita, M.D. and John Hagan, M.D.
2:40 p.m. How to Formulate “Maximal” Medical Therapy
For Each CRS Patient
Larry Borish, M.D.
3:10 p.m. Interactive Discussion of Proposed
Treatment Algorithms
Matthew Rank, M.D.
 3:25 p.m. Break and Rejoin Combined Plenary Session
Session 4 Combined Plenary Session
Moderators: Devyani Lal, M.D. and Matthew Rank, M.D.
3:15 p.m. What CRS Therapy May Look Like in 10 Years
Valerie Lund, FRCS, CBE
3:45 p.m. Post-test
Devyani Lal, M.D.
4:00 p.m. Course Adjourn