Date: 28 – 29, June, 2019

Venue: University Medical Center 215 Hong Bang street, Ward. 11, Dist. 5, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

27 June 2019 (Thursday): Board members activity

17:00 – 19:00 Cocktail and Board members meeting (Room 410)
19:00 – 22:00 Board members dinner

Day 1: 28, June, 2019 (Friday) 

Hall 3

08:00 – 08:30 Registration
08:30 – 09:00 Opening speech and launching the Board members of USAN

Session 1 – Gastric cancer: Surgery for Advanced Gastric Cancer                

Chairperson Han-Kwang Yang (Korea)

Jimmy So (Singapore)

Ramesh Gurunathan (Malaysia)

09:00 – 09:20 How We Have Built Up Comradeship against Gastric Cancer? Abstract Han-Kwang Yang


09:20 – 09:35 Treatment of gastric cancer in Indonesia. Abstract Iwan Kristian


09:35 – 09:50 Treatment of gastric cancer in Myanmar. Abstract Aye Mon


09:50 – 10:05 Laparoscopic gastrectomy and lymph node dissection for advanced gastric cancer. Abstract Vo Duy Long


10:05 – 10:20 Laparoscopic vs open gastrectomy for advanced gastric cancer. Abstract Ramesh Gurunathan


10:20 – 10:30 Q & A  
10:30 – 10:40 Tea break  

 Session 2 –  Gastric cancer: Staging and Early Gastric Cancer

Chairperson Mitsuru Sasako (Japan)

Nguyen Van Hai (Vietnam)

Aye Mon (Myanmar)

10:40 – 10:55 Role of laparoscopic Staging in Gastric cancer. Abstract Ramesh Gurunathan


10:55 – 11:10 Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection of Early Gastric Cancer. Abstract Le Quang Nhan


11:10 – 11:30 Surgery for GEJ cancer. Abstract Chandramohan


11:30 – 11:45 Approach to surgery for gastric GIST. Abstract  Andrew Wong


11:45 – 12:00 Laparoscopic function preserving gastrectomy for gastric cancer. Abstract Vo Duy Long


12:00 – 12:30 Discussion  
12:30 – 13:30 Lunch Symposium  

 Session 3 –  Gastric cancer: Treatment for Advanced Gastric Cancer                        

Chairperson Asada Methasate (Thailand)

Iwan Kristian (Indonesia)

Chandramohan (India)

13:30 – 13:50 Multi center clinical trials in gastric cancer surgery. Abstract Mitsuru Sasako


13:50 – 14:05 Treatment of gastric cancer with carcinomatosis : HIPEC or systemic chemotherapy? Abstract Asada Methasate


14:05 – 14:20 Neoadjuvant chemotherapy for advanced gastric cancer. Abstract Tran Vinh Tho


14:20 – 14:35 Management of perforated malignant gastric ulcer. Abstract Ramesh Gurunathan


14:35 – 14:50 Advances in treatment of peritoneal carcinomatosis from gastric cancer. Abstract Jimmy So


14:50 – 15:00 Q & A  
15:00 – 15:10 Tea break  

Session 4  –   Esophageal cancer                      

Chairperson Suriya Chakkaphak (Thailand)

Andrew Wong (Singapore)

Mahadevan Deva Tata (Malaysia)

15:10 – 15:25 Current and future treatment of locally advanced esophageal cancer. Abstract Somkiat Sunpaweravong


15:25 – 15:40 Management of early esophageal cancers. Abstract Andrew Wong


15:40 – 15:55 Minimally invasive esophagectomy: current status. Abstract Jimmy So


15:55 – 16:10 Three fields or two field lymph node dissection for esophageal cancer? Abstract Vo Duy Long


16:10 – 16:25 Managing leakage after esophagectomy. Abstract Mahadevan Tata


16:25 – 17:00 Discussion   

18:00 – 22:00    Gala dinner and give next plan of USAN: next congress, first training course…

Day 2: 29th June, 2019 (Saturday)

Scientific / Video Session 1 (Hall 3)

Chairperson:           Le Quang Nghia (Vietnam)

                                 Pimbaya Pangilan (Philippines)

                                 Sandhya Sundaram (India)

08:30 – 08:40 Is Barrett’s esophagus a common entity in India- An endopathological correlation. Abstract Jesse Jeswanth India
08:40 – 08:50 Endoscopic and pathological correlation of non H.pylori chemical gastritis. Abstract Abịith Vasan Kumaran India
08:50 – 09:00 Gastrointestinal neuroendocrine tumors -Clinicopathological correlation. Abstract  Pulkit Mehrotra India
09:00 – 09:10  A Case of esophageal reconstruction after esophagectomy due to complications after endoscopic removal of ingested dentures using the gastric pull-up method through median sternotomy. Abstract Rony Rony Indonesia
09:10 – 09:20 Clinico pathological profile of Primary GI Lymphomas. Abstract Yogesh Sinha India
09:20 – 09:30 Does chemical play a role in non H. pylori chronic gastritis: a pathological audit in South Indian population. Abstract Rajanandhini India
09:30 – 09:40 Lactate level as a prediction factor of re-perforation after repairing gastric perforation. Abstract Vicky Sumarki Budipramana Indonesia
09:40 – 09:50 Association of Intestinal Metaplasia in H.pylori Positive Chronic Gastritis Patients. Abstract Subhashini Ramadurai India
09:50 – 10:00 H. pylori Associated chronic gastritis – Endo Pathological correlation: An analysis of 1006 patients. Abstract Manisha Chou Dhury India
10:00 – 10:10 Gastric Cancer In India-Pathologist’s Perspective. Abstract Sandhya Sundaram India
10:10 – 10:20 Relationship of Blood Group and Gastric Cancer: A South Indian Experience. Abstract Apart Venkatesan India
10:20 – 10:30  A single centre early experience of endoscopic submucosal dissection for gastric lesions in Thailand. Abstract Preset Mahawongkajit Thailand
10:30 – 10:40 Tea break

Scientific / Video session 2 (Hall 3)

Chairperson:                          Chandramohan (India)

                                                Iwan Kristian (Indonesia)

                                                Lam Viet Trung (Vietnam)

10:40 – 10:50 Laparoscopic gastrectomy, DII lymph node dissection with totally intracorporeal Finsterer anastomosis in treating gastric cancer. Abstract Tuan Nguyen Anh Vietnam
10:50 – 11:00 Gastric Cancer in the Young:A disturbing Trend in Indian population. Abstract Deeksha Muralidhar India
11:00 – 11:10 Role of PET CT in Carcinoma Stomach in Indian Population. Abstract Gayathri  Karthikeyan India
11:10 – 11:20 Clinical significance of FDG uptake and the incidence of loco regional lymph node, distant metastases in gastric malignancies. Abstract Gayathri  Karthikeyan India
11:20 – 11:30 Multimodality treatment results improved 5- year over all survival for advance Gastric Cancer in Northern Thailand: A prospective control study of Cisplatin and 5FU versus FOLFOXIV regimens in advance gastric cancer patient treatment. Abstract Sirikan Limpakan (Yamada) Thailand
11:30 – 11:40 Clinical outcomes of laparoscopic proximal gastrectomy with double-flap technique for early gastric cancer in the upper third stomach. Abstract Hai Nguyen Viet Vietnam
11:40 – 11:50 Laparoscopic palliative distal gastrectomy after gastrojejunostomy bypass and palliative chemotherapy. Abstract Bandhuphat Chakrabandhu Thailand
11:50 – 12:00 Laparoscopic Subtotal Gastrectomy with Indocyanide Green Guided D2 Lymphadenectomy. Video presentation. Abstract Peng-Choong Lau Malaysia
12:00 – 12:10 Outcomes of laparoscopic gastrectomy in Nghe An Friendship General Hospital. Abstract Chien Dinh Van Vietnam
12:10 – 12:20 Short-term outcome of substernal reconstruction following minimal invasion esophagectomy. Dat Tran Quang Vietnam
12:20 – 12:30 Ligation of Aberrant Left Hepatic Artery Originating from the Left Gastric Artery in Laparoscopic Gastrectomy for Gastric Cancer. Is it safe? Abstract Rene Ronson Ang Phillipines
12:30 – 12:40 Comparative Analysis between DOTANOC vs CT in the staging of gastric carcinoids. Abstract  Aishwarya Madhugiri Sharma India
12:40 – 12:50 Comparison of Billroth I and Roux-en-Y reconstruction after laparoscopic distal gastrectomy. Abstract Quoc Ho Le Minh Vietnam
12:50 – 13:00 Discussion

Scientific session 3 (Auditorium 3A)

Chairperson:                     Jimmy So (Singapore)

                                           Aye Mon (Myanmar)

                                          Suriya Chakkaphak (Thailand)

08:30 – 08:40 The first series of esophageal ESD for superficial squamous cell carcinoma in Thailand. Abstract  Jirawat Swangsri Thailand
08:40 – 08:50 ICG fluorescence-guided lymphadenectomy in laparoscopic gastrectomy: Will this be the new standard? Abstract Prabhu Nesargikar Singapore
08:50 – 09:00 Abdomen in the Chest : An unusual complication following THE warranting emergency surgery. Abstract Shree Krishnamoorthy India
09:00 – 09:10 Histopathological Spectrum Of Esophageal Lesions In A Tertiary Care Center. Abstract Vishnu Jaisree Mohandas India
09:10 – 09:20 Minimal Invasive Esophageal Cancer Surgery. Abstract I Made Mulyawan Indonesia
09:20 – 09:30 Proximal Gastrectomy and Anastomosis Esophagogastrostomy in Adenocarcinoma Esophagogastric Junction Siewert II in a Large National Referral Hospital in Indonesia: a Serial Case Report. Abstract  Herlan Napitupulu Indonesia
09:30 – 09:40 Histological types of Esophageal carcinoma in South Indian Population:A review of epidemiology and pathogenesis. Abstract Kapil Dev Nayar India
09:40 – 09:50 Reconstructive strategy after failed management of esophageal perforation in corrosive stricture in a six year old child. Abstract Shree Krishnamoorthy India
09:50 – 10:00 Can weight be used as a surrogate marker to define outcomes in Per-oral Endoscopic Myotome (POEM)? Abstract Reuben D’cruz Singapore
10:00 – 10:10 Laparoscopic feeding jejunostomy. Abstract Peticha Tanprasert Thailand
10:10 – 10:20 Challenges in Management of Second Malignancies in patients who had undergone treatment for SCC Esophagus: A single team Experience. Abstract Keerthivasan India
10:20 – 10:30 Histological Pattern in Indian Gastric Cancer Patients: Is it the same as West? Abstract  Tanvi Jain India
10:30 – 10:40 Teabreak

Scientific session 4 (Auditorium 3A)

Chairperson:                          Asada Methasate (Thailand)

                                                Jayanthi Venkataraman (India)

                                                Andrew Wong (Singapore)

10:40 – 10:50 Endoscopically-Assisted Laparoscopic Wedge Resection of a Tumor Located at the GE Junction. Abstract Tyrone Lalas Phillipines
10:50 – 11:00 Laparoscopic endoscopic cooperative surgery for stomach tumors: initial experience. Abstract  Anh Nguyen Vu Tuan Vietnam
11:00 – 11:10 Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Intragastric Resection of Gastrointestinal Stroma Tumour at Cardio-esophageal Junction. Abstract Peng-Choong Lau Malaysia
11:10 – 11:20 Outcomes of laparoscopic proximal gastrectomy with jejunal interposition for proximal early gastric cancer. Abstract Trung Lam Viet Viet Nam
11:20 – 11:30 Clinical outcomes of totally laparoscopic near-total gastrectomy for gastric cancer. Abstract Anh Nguyen Vu Tuan Vietnam
11:30 – 11:40 Laparoscopic repair of Petersen’s hernia after Totally laparoscopic distal gastrectomy with uncut Roux-en-Y reconstruction. Abstract Guowei Kim Singapore
11:40 – 11:50 Laparoscopic Single Port Transgastric Underrunning of a Dieulafoy Lesion. Abstract Guowei Kim Singapore
11:50 – 12:00 Regional lymph node metastasis in gastric cancer Thong Dang Quang Vietnam
12:00 – 12:10 HER2 status and Its heterogeneity in gastric carcinoma of Vietnamese patients. Abstract Thu Phan Dang Anh Vietnam
12:10 – 12:20 Problems in Management of Complicated Boerhhave’s syndrome-A single team experience. Abstract Sakthivel India
12:20 – 12:30 Mucocele of Esophagus following Esophageal by pass in Boerhhave syndrome. Abstract Larshman Aridhasan Meenakshi India
12:30 – 12:40 Understanding Esophageal Motility-So near yet so far. Abstract Jayanthi Venkataraman India
12:40 – 12:50 Laparoscopic intragastric transpyloric resection of duodenal tumor. Abstract Wei Jin Wong Malaysia
12:50 – 13:00 Discussion

12:30 – 13:00                       Certificate and Closing