2021 International Symposium on Incisional Hernia Prevention UCSF Department of Surgery

October 2, 2021 | 10:00 am EDT - 1:00 pm EDT

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Program chairs

Hobart Harris, MD, MPH
J. Englebert Dunphy Endowed Chair
in Surgery
Director, UCSF Center for Hernia Repair
& Abdominal Wall Reconstruction

Jared Torkington, MD, MBBS, Co-
Professor of Surgical Innovation,
Cardiff University
Consultant Colorectal Surgeon,
University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff

Topics include

• Pathogenesis of incisional hernias
• Suture closure and prophylactic mesh augmentation
• Parastomal hernia prevention
• Hernia prevention innovations
• Panel discussion

Invited faculty

• Hobart Harris, MD, MPH
• Mike Liang, MD
• Eva Deerenberg, MD
• Jared Torkington, MD
• Jose Antonio Pereira, MD
• Miguel Angel Garcia Urena, MD
• William Hope, MD
• David Chen, MD
• Gina Adrales, MD
• Gregory A Dumanian, MD
• Howard Levinson, MD
• Marja Boermeester, MD

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