The International Webinar "Minimally Invasive Surgery for HCC"

Published on: 22 Jul 2021 Viewed: 830

The international webinar "Minimally Invasive Surgery for HCC", chaired by Prof. Ho-Seong Han the President of the Korean Society of Traumatology, from Seoul National University Bundang Hospital, Seoul National University College of Medicine, was successfully held on July 21, 2021. There are 6 guest speakers who gave their excellent presentations on different hot topics in the webinar, Prof. Go Wakabayashi, Prof. Roberto Ivan Troisi, Prof. Zenichi Morise, Prof. Salvatore Gruttadauria, Prof. Brian K. P. Goh, and Prof. Kojiro Taura. It was such a great honor and valuable chance for the journal to provide this academic platform and to have all these experts joined together to share and communicate their academic research. Many researchers from different countries participated in this webinar and enjoyed the reports and discussion.


Go Wakabayashi, Professor, Director, Center for Advanced Treatment of Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Diseases, Ageo Central General Hospital, Ageo-City, Saitama prefecture, Japan.
Topic: IR Laparoscopic Anatomical Liver Resection for HCC

Roberto Ivan Troisi, Professor, Managing Director HPB Minimally Invasive and Robotic Surgery, Department of Clinical Medicine and Surgery, Federico II University, Naples, Italy.
Topic: Radiofrequency-assisted Liver Partition with Portal Vein Ligation for Staged Hepatectomy (RALPPS) for HCC

Zenichi Morise, Professor, Chairman, Department of Surgery Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Director, Fujita Health University Okazaki Medical Center, Toyoake, Aichi, Japan.
Topic: Laparoscopic Repeat Liver Resection

Salvatore Gruttadauria, Professor, Chairman Department for the Treatment and the Study of Abdominal Diseases and Abdominal Transplantation, Istituto di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico-Istituto Mediterraneo per i Trapianti e Terapie ad alta specializzazione (IRCCS-ISMETT), University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC), Palermo, Italy.
Topic: Liver Transplantation in Patient Previously Operated Laparoscopically for HCC

Brian K. P. Goh, Professor, Director of Solid Organ Transplant at the Singhealth-Duke NUS Transplant Center, Singapore, Singapore.
Topic: Difficulty and Outcomes of Laparoscopic Liver Resection for HCC in Patients with Cirrhosis

Kojiro Taura, Associate Professor, Department of Surgery, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan.
Topic: Laparoscopic Anatomical Liver Resection: Using the Glissonean Approach that Anyone Can Easily Do

We appreciate all professors who gave us their amazing presentations and academic discussion and communications! We believe everyone enjoyed this meeting and learned a lot.

We look forward to having more and more researchers join us in future webinars!

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Hepatoma Research
ISSN 2454-2520 (Online) 2394-5079 (Print)


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