Focused Plenary III: Farr-Nezhat Surgical Innovation Session

Moderators: Oliver Zivanovic, MD and Farr Nezhat, MD


  • Further Analysis of the Phase 3, single-dose, open-label study to investigate the efficacy of pafolacianine sodium injection (OTL38) for intraoperative imaging during cytoreductive surgery of folate receptor positive ovarian cancer (Janos L. Tanyi, MD, PhD)
  • Mapping Sentinel Lymph Nodes In Early-Stage Ovarian Cancer (MELISA) trial - A Further Step Towards Lymphadenectomy Replacement? (Nuria Agusti, MD)
  • A randomized controlled trial of wound infiltration with liposomal bupivacaine with or without intrathecal analgesia in patients undergoing laparotomy for advanced gynecologic malignancy (Sean C. Dowdy, MD)
  • Outcomes of low-volume metastatic disease in patients with early-stage squamous cell carcinoma undergoing sentinel lymph node biopsy; results from the International Vulvar Cancer Consortium (IVUCCO) (Dimitrios Nasioudis, MD)
  • Distillation: Surgical Innovation: Driving Concepts from Discovery to the Bedside (Jamie Bakkum-Gamez, MD)
  • Surgical Film: Laparoscopic en-bloc pelvic resection with rectosigmoid resection anastomosis for stage IIIB ovarian cancer (Jacopo J. Ferrari, MD)
  • Overall Survival Following Interval Complete Gross Resection of Advanced Ovarian Cancer via Laparoscopy vs. Open Surgery: Analysis of the National Cancer Database (Judy Hayek, MD)
  • Debate: MIS Interval Cytoreduction - CON (Kara Long Roche, MD, MSc)
  • Debate: MIS Interval Cytoreduction- PRO (J. Alejandro Rauh-Hain, MD, MPH)
  • Lifetime Achievement Award for Dennis Chi, MD and Presentation on: Surgical Training of Gynecologic Oncology Fellows: Long-term Trends and Implications for Future Education (Farr Nezhat, MD, Oliver Zivanovic, MD, and Dennis Chi, MD)
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