Master Class: Optimize and Operate: Enhancing Perioperative Quality, Safety, Experience, and Outcomes

Operate and Optimize: Enhancing Perioperative Quality, Safety, Experience and Outcomes will focus on cutting-edge perioperative care including: new metrics to identify candidates for primary cytoreduction, a pro-/con- debate about bowel prep, extended VTE prophylaxis, optimal implementation of ERAS protocols, and multidisciplinary approaches to radical surgical resections. Audience participation will be encouraged.

Moderators: Rebecca Stone, MD & Sean Dowdy, MD

  • Use of a Patient Engagement Technology Platform Improves Gynecologic Oncology Patient Outcomes in the Perioperative Setting – Speaker: Teresa Boitano
  • Identification, Management, and Prevention of Frailty – Speaker: Amanika Kumar
  • Mechanical Bowel Preparation and Oral Antibiotic Bowel Preparation in Patients Undergoing Combined Hysterectomy and Bowel Resection – Speaker: M. Liu
  • Mechanical Bowel Preparation and Post-Operative Renal Dysfunction in Patients Undergoing Cytoreductive Surgery for Ovarian Cancer – Speaker: A. Al-Niami
  • Debate: Bowel Prep - SSI and Anastomotic Leak Impact (PRO) – Speaker: L. Moukarzel
  • Debate: Bowel Prep - SSI and Anastomotic Leak Impact (CON) – Speaker: J. Bakkum-Gamez
  • Extended VTE Prophylaxis: When and What? – Speaker: S. Guntupalli
  • All Things Anesthesia: TIVA, Local vs. Regional, Gabapentin, Fluid Management – Speaker: A. Stone
  • Patient-Reported Post-Discharge Opioid Use After Abdominal Gynecologic Surgery in an Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) Program – Speaker: S. Basabe
  • Same Day Dismissal for Endometrial Cancer Robotic Surgery: Feasibility Factors – Speaker: A. Giannini
  • Comparison of Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) Metrics by Race Among Gynecologic Oncology Patients: Ensuring Equitable Outcomes – Speaker: P. Fallah
  • Strategies to Evaluate and Improve Compliance with Surgical Pathways – Speaker: Kevin Elias
  • Maximizing ERAS Implementation - Resources and Results – Speaker: G. Nelson
  • How to be an ERAS PRO – Speaker: L. Meyer
  • Building Bridges to Non-Gyn Onc Experts to Address the Unique Needs of our Patients – Speaker: J. Vaught
  • Consideration for Surgical Management of Abnormal Placentation: Building Teams to Optimize Safety and Outcomes – Speaker: J. Vaught & A. Beavis
  • Peripartum Hysterectomy and Operating Room Safety Culture: A Single Institution Experience & Increasing Volume and the Role of Gynecologic Oncologists in Peripartum Hysterectomies – A Single Center Study of 109 Cases Over 7 Years – Speaker: A. Rolston
  • Multidisciplinary Pelvic Surgery: Strengthen Your Achilles Heels to Achieve R0 for Oligometastatic Recurrence – Speaker: A. Kumar

This session was recorded live at the 2022 Annual Meeting on Women's Cancer in March 2022. 

Target Audience

Physicians, Fellows, Residents, Trainees, APPs, SGO members

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