02 - 03 Feb 2018

Mohs Micrographic Surgery for Tumors on the Face

Goal of the Course:

  • To learn important dates about face anatomy and haw to conduct the heeling process for invisible scar  
  • Understand the principles of reconstruction on the complex skin surface  
  • Exercise suturing techniques and reconstructive techniques  
  • Understand principles of Mohs micrographic surgery 
  • Understand histopathologic aspects of skin tumors, in vertical sections ( classical pathology) vs horizontal sections approach (Micrographic Mohs surgery)

Course Format

Two days hands-on course under supervision of famous experts including Course Faculty Member Dermatosurgeons and a Histopathologist. The course will be interactive and will include short theoretical parts and a large practical experience.

Faculty

Dr Mihaela Leventer (Romania)

Professor Alina Fratila (Germany)

Dr Kai Munte (The Netherlands)

Dr Isaac Zilinski (Israel)

Dr Tiberiu Tebeica (Romania)

 

Where

Bucharest, Romania

Terms

EADV Specialist courses are for dermatology and venereology specialists (both EADV members and non EADV members).

Participants will receive the educational material which was presented during the course, catering and a social event during the course.

Registration Fee (EADV Members): 400 €

Registration Fee (Non EADV Members): 650 €

The registrations will close at 23h59 (GMT+1) the day before the registration deadline (ex: registration deadline 15 January 2018 - the registrations will close on 14 January 2018 at 23h59).

Programme

Friday 2 February 2018

  • 09:00 / 10:30 Breakfast session
    • 09:00 / 09:05  Welcoming speech, aim of the course, brief presentation - M. Leventer

    • 09:05 / 09:10  Mohs surgery settings, what instruments we will use - M. Leventer

    • 09:10 / 09:25  Principles of Mohs surgery, differences between classical procedures and Mohs excision - K. Munte

    • 09:25 / 09:40  Slow Mohs, German method, advantages and disadvantages - A. Fratila

    • 09:40 / 09:50  Three dimensional Mohs procedure - I. Zilinsky

    • 09:50 / 10:00  Local anesthesia - I. Zilinsky

    • 10:00 / 10:15  Basic Mohs techniques from a histologic point of view: specimen mapping, cryostat vs. paraffin sections - T. Tebeica

    • 10:15 / 10:30  Discussions - All

  • 10:30 / 11:00 Break and refreshments
  • 11:00 / 12:55 Lectures on advancement and rotation flaps. Exercises on silicon dummies or animal skin. We will look at reconstructions on the flip chart and participants will have the opportunity to practice exercises on dummies under supervision.   -   I. Zilinsky, A. Fratila, K. Munte
  • 12:55 / 13:00 Danger zones in skin surgery   -   M. Leventer
  • 13:00 / 14:00 Lunch
  • 14:00 / 14:45 Lectures on transposition flaps
    • 14:00 / 14:15  How to solve big defects on the face or scalp - K. Munte

    • 14:15 / 14:30  How to solve defects on eyes area - A. Fratila

    • 14:30 / 14:45  Nose reconstruction - I. Zilinsky

  • 14:45 / 16:00 Exercises on silicone dummies or animal skin   -   All
  • 16:00 / 16:30 Break and refreshments
  • 16:30 / 18:45 Hands-on with photos projected on a white flip chart and participants come to the board and suggest their ideas for reconstruction of different defects. Cases from Professor Zilinsky collection. Histopathology of skin tumors in Mohs procedure (BCC, SCC)   -   All
  • 18:45 / 19:00 Histopathology quiz   -   T. Tebeica
  • 20:00 / 22:00 Dinner with participants

Saturday 3 February 2018

  • 09:00 / 09:30 Breakfast session
    • 09:00 / 09:15  General indications and advantages of Mohs surgery - M. Leventer

    • 09:15 / 09:30  Histology artifacts in Mohs micrographic surgery - T. Tebeica

  • 09:30 / 10:30 Live surgery, patients 1+2. Case presentation, patient documentation photos (meeting room). Drawing, anesthesia, excision, hemostasis, histopathology examination, closure of the defect (surgery theater: 3 doctors for each case)   -   All
  • 10:30 / 11:00 Break and refreshments
  • 11:00 / 13:00 Live surgery, patients 3+4. Case presentation, patient documentation photos (meeting room). Drawing, anesthesia, excision, hemostasis, histopathology examination, closure of the defect (surgery theater: 3 doctors for each case)   -   All
  • 13:00 / 14:00 Lunch
  • 14:00 / 16:00 Live surgery, patients 5+6. Case presentation, patient documentation photos (meeting room). Drawing, anesthesia, excision, hemostasis, histopathology examination, closure of the defect (surgery theater: 3 doctors for each case)   -   All
  • 16:00 / 16:30 Break and refreshments
  • 16:30 / 19:00 Discussions: operations of the day: difficult cases or peculiarities, which solution was chosen and why, what other solutions could have been used. Mohs surgery in rare tumors personal experience: LMM, DFSP, Extramammary Paget disease (panel discussion)   -   All
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