Moderator: Yuman Fong, MD, FACS, Duarte, CA
Co-Moderator: Hisakazu Hoshi, MD, FACS, Iowa City, IA

The goal of this session is to identify the challenges involved in the management of gallbladder cancer, as well as possible progress by combining expertise from the U.S. as well as an international perspective.

Presentations and Speakers

Introduction and Case Presentation
Hisakazu Hoshi, MD

Gallbladder Polyps in the Age of Minimally Invasive Surgery
Yuman Fong, MD, FACS, Duarte, CA

Early Gallbladder Cancer (T1a, T1b, T2 Disease)
Anton J. Bilchik, MBBCh, PhD, FACS, Santa Monica, CA

Surgery after Prior Cholecystectomy: Staging, Approach, and Role for Neoadjuvant Therapy
T. Peter Kingham, MD, FACS, New York, NY

Advanced Curable Disease: Role for Radical Resection and Adjuvant Therapy
Toshifumi Wakai, MD, PhD, FACS, Niigata, Japan

Case Presentations