Dr Pascal Gervaz

Chirurgien FMH, chirurgie interne & chirurgie viscérale

 

 

Invited Lecturer

 

 

 

See also

2012

February 3, 2012; Stockholm, Sweden Karolinska Institute Colorectal Symposium, Danderyd Hospital “Laparoscopic versus open sigmoid resection for diverticulitis”

February 3, 2012; Stockholm, Sweden Karolinska Institute Colorectal Symposium, Danderyd Hospital “Conversion during laparoscopic colorectal surgery: why it matters”

February 15, 2012, Fort Lauderdale, USA 23rd Annual Colorectal Disease Symposium, Cleveland Clinic Florida “Radiation induced anal sphincter dysfunction”

February 17, 2012, Fort Lauderdale, USA 23rd Annual Colorectal Disease Symposium, Cleveland Clinic Florida “Conversion during laparoscopic colorectal surgery - Why it matters”

February 18, 2012, Fort Lauderdale, USA 23rd Annual Colorectal Disease Symposium, Cleveland Clinic Florida “Time for a (re) definition of (recurrent) diverticulitis?”

March 8, 2012; Elancourt, France Covidien Laparoscopic Total Mesorectum Excision Masterclass “ Laparoscopic anatomical landmarks for TME”

March 8, 2012; Elancourt, France Covidien Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery Masterclass “Position of the patient and placement of port site for laparoscopic TME”

March 8, 2012; Elancourt, France Covidien Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery Masterclass “Surgical approach and vascular control”

March 8, 2012; Elancourt, France Covidien Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery Masterclass “Technique of laparoscopic Abdomino-perineal resection”

March 9, 2012; Elancourt, France Covidien Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery Masterclass “Choosing your Energy source(s) for Laparoscopic Colorectal Resection”

March 9, 2012; Elancourt, France Covidien Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery Masterclass “Urologic and genital complications after Total Mesorectum Excision”

May 3, 2012; Milan AIMS Academy Covidien Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery Masterclass “Laparoscopic sigmoid resection for diverticulitis: a surgical strategy”

May 4, 2012; Milan AIMS Academy Covidien Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery Masterclass “Selecting the best Energy source for laparoscopic colorectal surgery”

June 28, 2012; Milan AIMS Academy Covidien Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery Masterclass “Evidence-based surgery for diverticulitis”

June 29, 2012; Milan AIMS Academy Covidien Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery Masterclass “How to select the optimal energy source for laparoscopic colorectal surgery”

June 29, 2012; Milan AIMS Academy Covidien Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery Masterclass “Laparoscopic versus open surgery for colon cancer: results of prospective randomized trials”

June 29, 2012; Milan AIMS Academy Covidien Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery Masterclass “The impact of conversion on survival after laparoscopic surgery for colorectal cancer”


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2011

January 24, 2011; Elancourt, France Covidien Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery Masterclass “Laparoscopic sigmoid resection for diverticulitis: evidence-based surgery”

January 25, 2011; Elancourt, France Covidien Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery Masterclass “Significance of conversion in laparoscopic colorectal surgery”

February 10, 2011; Geneva, Switzerland Monthly symposium of the Clinic of Digestive Surgery, University Hospital Geneva “The malignant polyp: when to operate and when to watch”

March 11, 2011; Geneva, Switzerland Monthly symposium of the Clinic of Emergency Surgery, University Hospital Geneva “Left colonic diverticulitis: all you need to know when you go trekking in the sigmoid valley”

March 14, 2011; Elancourt, France Covidien Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery Masterclass “Laparoscopic sigmoid resection for diverticulitis and cancer: Technique and evidence-based surgery (including video)”

March 15, 2011; Elancourt, France Covidien Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery Masterclass “Significance of conversion in laparoscopic colorectal surgery”

March 22, 2011; Neuchâtel, Switzerland 2nd Stomatherapy /Coloproctology Symposium “Double-loop ileostomy: Why it is useful for the surgeon”

March 22, 2011; Neuchâtel, Switzerland 2nd Stomatherapy /Coloproctology Symposium “Double-loop ileostomy: Why it can be harmful for the patient”

April 4, 2011; Elancourt, France Covidien Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery Masterclass “Laparoscopic sigmoid resection for diverticulitis and cancer: Technique and evidence-based surgery (including video)”

April 5, 2011; Elancourt, France Covidien Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery Masterclass “Significance of conversion in laparoscopic colorectal surgery”

April 7, 2011; Luzern, Switzerland 11th Swiss Course on Cancer Surgery “Optimizing surgical technique for abdominoperineal resection”

May 10, 2011; Barcelona, Spain 1st Barcelona Surgical Forum, Hospital del Mar, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona “Laparoscopic versus open approach for rectal cancer”

May 10, 2011; Barcelona, Spain 1st Barcelona Surgical Forum, Hospital del Mar, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona “Laparoscopic lavage for Hinchey stage III diverticulitis”

May 11, 2011; Barcelona, Spain 1st Barcelona Surgical Forum, Hospital del Mar, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona “Pitfalls during and complications after laparoscopic colorectal surgery”

June 24, 2011; Elancourt, France Covidien Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery Masterclass “Laparoscopic sigmoid resection for diverticulitis and cancer: Technique and evidence-based surgery”

June 24, 2011; Elancourt, France Covidien Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery Masterclass “Choosing your Energy source(s) for Laparoscopic Colorectal Resection”

June 24, 2011; Elancourt, France Covidien Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery Masterclass “Significance of conversion in laparoscopic colorectal surgery”

September 8, 2011; Neuchâtel, Switzerland Continuing Medical Education Seminar, Neuchâtel County Hospital “Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Indications and Timing of Surgery”

November 14, 2011; Buenos Aires, Argentina 82nd Argentina Congress of Surgery “Treatment of colonic cancer: What’s new?”

November 15, 2011; Buenos Aires, Argentina 82nd Argentina Congress of Surgery “Stage IV colonic cancer with synchronous hepatic metastases: the colorectal surgeon’s standpoint”

November 15, 2011; Buenos Aires, Argentina 82nd Argentina Congress of Surgery “Hemorrhagic complications of the anastomosis: what can we do??”

November 15, 2011; Buenos Aires, Argentina 82nd Argentina Congress of Surgery “Stage IV colon cancer: Resection of the primary – yes or no?”

November 16, 2011; Buenos Aires, Argentina 82nd Argentina Congress of Surgery “Extralevator abdominoperineal resection for low rectal cancer: indications and technique”

November 16, 2011; Buenos Aires, Argentina 82nd Argentina Congress of Surgery “Laparoscopic sigmoid resection for diverticulitis: Evidence-based surgery”

November 17, 2011; Buenos Aires, Argentina 82nd Argentina Congress of Surgery “Surgical management of gastrointestinal stromal tumors”

November 15, 2011; Buenos Aires, Argentina 82nd Argentina Congress of Surgery “When laparoscopic surgery is not minimally invasive: the issue of conversion in laparoscopic colorectal surgery”

November 26, 2011; Cascais, Portugal First meeting of OncoSurgery, Lisboa Surgical Society “Total mesorectum excision for rectal cancer: Thirty years of surgical advances”

November 26, 2011; Cascais, Portugal First meeting of OncoSurgery, Lisboa Surgical Society “Rectal cancer with liver metastases: The colorectal surgeon’s standpoint”

December 15, 2011; Elancourt, France Covidien Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery Masterclass “Laparoscopic sigmoidectomy for diverticulitis: Surgical Strategy”

December 15, 2011; Elancourt, France Covidien Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery Masterclass “Laparoscopic surgery for Crohn’s Disease”

December 15, 2011; Elancourt, France Covidien Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery Masterclass “Choosing your Energy source(s) for Laparoscopic Colorectal Resection”

December 16, 2011; Elancourt, France Covidien Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery Masterclass “Significance of conversion in laparoscopic colorectal surgery”


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2010

January 25, 2010; Elancourt, France Covidien Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery Masterclass “Evidence-based laparoscopic sigmoid resection for diverticulitis”

January 26, 2010; Elancourt, France Covidien Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery Masterclass “Laparoscopic dissection techniques of the left colon” (Video presentation)

February 5, 2010; Vilnius, Lithuania Annual Meeting of the Lithuanian Society of Coloproctology “Sigmoid diverticulitis revisited”

February 5, 2010; Vilnius, Lithuania Annual Meeting of the Lithuanian Society of Coloproctology “Laparoscopic sigmoid resection for cancer” (Video presentation)

March 18, 2010; Geneva, Switzerland Weekly Meeting of the Department of Geriatrics and Palliative care “Management of colorectal cancer”

March 30, 2010; Neuchâtel, Switzerland 1st Stomatherapy /Coloproctology Symposium “Double-loop ileostomy: Indications and technique”

March 30, 2010; Neuchâtel, Switzerland 1st Stomatherapy /Coloproctology Symposium “Surgical repair of parastomal hernia”

April 2nd, 2010; Elancourt, France Covidien Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery Masterclass “Significance of conversion in laparoscopic colorectal surgery”

April 2nd, 2010; Elancourt, France Covidien Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery Masterclass “Laparoscopic sigmoid resection for diverticulitis: evidence-based surgery”

May 18, 2010; Shanghai, China Joint meeting of the Chinese and European Society of Coloproctology “Laparoscopic versus open sigmoid resection for diverticulitis: beyond the frontiers”

June 17, 2010; Geneva, Switzerland 18th International Congress of the European Association for Endoscopic Surgery “Functional results after open versus laparoscopic surgery for rectal cancer”

June10, 2010; Elancourt, France Covidien Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery Masterclass “Laparoscopic sigmoid resection for diverticulitis: evidence-based surgery”

June 11, 2010; Elancourt, France Covidien Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery Masterclass “Significance of conversion in laparoscopic colorectal surgery”

October 25, 2010; Barcelona, Spain Biomarkers in Diagnostic and Therapy of Gastrointestinal tumors (United European Gastroenterology Week [UEGW] Common Interest Group) “Neoadjuvant chemotherapy in patients with stage IV colorectal cancer: A comparison of histological responses”


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2009

January 15, 2009; Elancourt, France Covidien Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery Masterclass “Laparoscopic sigmoid resection for diverticulitis: Evidence-based surgery”

January 16, 2009; Elancourt, France Covidien Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery Masterclass “Laparoscopic surgery for colorectal cancer: results of randomized trials”

May 26, 2009; Geneva, Switzerland Monthly meeting of the Division of Infectious Diseases “Management of squamous cell carcinoma of the anus in HIV-positive patients”

June 15, 2009; Elancourt, France Covidien Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery Masterclass “Results of studies for laparoscopic colon and rectal cancer surgery”

June 15, 2009; Elancourt, France Covidien Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery Masterclass “Sigmoid diverticulitis – when and how to operate”

November 6, 2009; Villars, Switzerland 2eme Journées Francophones de Chirurgie Colorectale sous Laparoscopie « Benefits and limits of virtual colonoscopy – a surgical standpoint »

December 4, 2009 ; Geneva, Switzerland Update in Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University Hospital Geneva “Sigmoid diverticulitis updated” 50. December10, 2009; Elancourt, France Covidien Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery Masterclass “Laparoscopic dissection techniques of the left colon” (Video presentation)

December 10, 2009; Elancourt, France Covidien Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery Masterclass “Converted laparoscopic colorectal surgery”

December 11, 2009; Elancourt, France Covidien Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery Masterclass “Sigmoid diverticulitis – when and how to operate”


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2008

March 6th, 2008; Elancourt, France Covidien Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery Masterclass, “Converted laparoscopic colorectal surgery”

March 7th, 2008; Elancourt, France Covidien Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery Masterclass “Laparoscopic surgery for colorectal cancer: state of the art”

March 7th, 2008; Elancourt, France Covidien Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery Masterclass “Sigmoid diverticulitis: when and how to operate”

May 25, 2008; Budapest, Hungary 9th European Congress of Trauma and Emergency Surgery Minimally invasive surgery in acute surgery care - Practical aspects: “The role of laparoscopy for appendicitis and diverticulitis”

June 6, 2008; Reims, France 5th Symposium on prosthetic materials for abdominal wall surgery “MESH 2008” “Le vacuum-assisted closure”: Utilité dans le traitement des plaies abdomino-périnéales complexes»

June 12, 2008; Stockholm, Sweden 16th International Congress of the European Association for Endoscopic Surgery “Management of complicated diverticulitis: when is surgery indicated?”

June 12, 2008; Stockholm, Sweden 16th International Congress of the European Association for Endoscopic Surgery “Pitfalls and controversies in colorectal laparoscopic surgery: Right hemicolectomy - which anastomoses?”

September 4, 2008; Geneva, Switzerland Postgraduate Symposium, Department of Surgery, University Hospital Geneva “Diagnosis and management of acute diverticulitis”

October 17, 2008; Prishtina, Kosovo 2nd International Congress of the Kosova Association of Oncology “Laparoscopic management of colorectal cancer”

October 17, 2008; Prishtina, Kosovo 2nd International Congress of the Kosova Association of Oncology “Surgical management of gastrointestinal stromal tumors”

October 17, 2008; Prishtina, Kosovo 2nd International Congress of the Kosova Association of Oncology “Inverse treatment of hepatic metastases from colorectal origin”

December 12, 2008; Lausanne, Switzerland Ethicon Colorectal Surgery Symposium “Sigmoidectomie élective laparoscopique ou conventionnelle: Etude prospective randomisée”


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2007

February 15, 2007; Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA 18th International Colorectal Disease Symposium, Cleveland Clinic Florida “Impact of radiation on anorectal function after rectal cancer surgery”

February 16, 2007; Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA 18th International Colorectal Disease Symposium, Cleveland Clinic Florida “Laparoscopic mesh repair of parastomal hernia” (Video presentation)

May 11, 2007; Vilnius, Lithuania Joint Meeting of the International College of Surgeons and the Mayo Clinic “Laparoscopic vs. open sigmoid colectomy for diverticular disease: A prospective randomized single–blind trial”

May 11, 2007; Vilnius, Lithuania Joint Meeting of the International College of Surgeons and the Mayo Clinic “Robotic-assisted low anterior resection with total mesorectum excision for rectal cancer”

July 4, 2007; Athens, Greece 15th International Congress of the European Association for Endoscopic Surgery “When laparoscopic surgery is not minimally invasive: outcome after converted laparoscopic colorectal resection”

September 19, 2007; Geneva, Switzerland 3rd Geneva Surgical Experts Days – Laparoscopic Surgery for Rectal Cancer “The surgeon as outcome factor”

October 11, 2007; Geneva, Switzerland MSD Symposium, University Hospital Geneva “Surgical management of ulcerative colitis”

October 16, 2007; Geneva, Switzerland AstraZeneca Symposium, University Hospital Geneva “Laparoscopic surgery for colorectal cancer”

November 30, 2007; Saint Gall, Switzerland International Symposium on Rectal Cancer “Adverse effects of preoperative radiation therapy for rectal cancer: short and long term results”


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2006

April 4th, 2006; Neuchatel, Switzerland Monthly meeting of the Department of Surgery, Hospital Pourtalès, Neuchatel “Surgical management of Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis”

September 18, 2006; Geneva, Switzerland Monthly meeting of the Department of Geriatric Medicine, University Hospital “Surgical and medical management of diverticular disease”

October 2nd, 2006; Paris, France Annual Meeting of the Association Française de Chirurgie (AFC) “Squamous cell carcinoma of the anus: the role of viruses”

November 9, 2006; Geneva, Switzerland MSD Symposium, University Hospital Geneva “Ileal pouch-anal anastomosis; what is the benefit for the patient?”

December 9, 2006; Geneva, Switzerland AstraZeneca Symposium, University Hospital Geneva “Two colons-two cancers”


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2005 or earlier

September 14, 2005; Genève Switzerland MSD Symposium, University Hospital Geneva “Surgical management of Crohn’s disease”

September 28, 2005; La Chaux de Fonds, Switzerland Department of Surgery, De Quervain Lecture, Hospital La Chaux de Fonds “Two colons- two cancers: a new frontier in carcinogenesis”

November 24, 2005; Genève Switzerland Update in Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University Hospital Geneva “Adjuvant therapy for rectal cancer: state of the art”

November 25, 2005; Genève Switzerland Update in Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University Hospital Geneva “Surgical strategy for Inflammatory Bowel Diseases”

November 1st, 2004; Genève Switzerland Privat docent (Assistant Professor) lecture, University of Geneva “Functional outcome after surgery for rectal cancer”

. November 26, 2004; Genève Switzerland Update in Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University Hospital Geneva “Lower gastrointestinal bleeding; surgical management”

January 22, 2003; Genève Switzerland Department of Radiation Oncology, University Hospital Geneva, Switzerland “Functional aspects of pelvic irradiation; the surgeon’s perspective”

June 25, 2003; Genève Switzerland MSD Symposium, University Hospital Geneva “Surgery for Inflammatory Bowel Disease”

November 28, 2003; Genève Switzerland Update in Gastroenterology and Digestive Surgery, University Hospital Geneva “Emergency surgery for Inflammatory Bowel Disease”

May 15, 2002; Genève, Switzerland Symposium MSD, Clinique de Chirurgie Digestive, Hôpital Cantonal Universitaire “Follow-up of metastatic colorectal cancer”

November 28, 2002; Genève, Switzerland Journées Médico-chirurgicales de Gastroentérologie et Hépatologie “Anastomoses colo-anales; techniques de reconstruction après proctectomie”

December 2, 2002; Genève Switzerland Weekly Conference, Department of Surgery, University Hospital Geneva “Rectal cancer; state of the art”

July 18, 2001; Rochester, MN Weekly Conference, Department of Colon & Rectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic “Pelvic irradiation and anorectal function”

December 19, 2001; Rochester, MN Weekly Conference, Department of Colon & Rectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic “Sphincter-preserving radiation therapy for low rectal cancer; a simulation study using three-dimensional computerized technology”

October 6, 2000; Luzern, Switzerland
Annual meeting of the Swiss Society for Gastroenterology and Hepatology
"Angiogenesis of liver metastases; role of sinusoidal endothelial cells"

November 13, 2000; Palm Beach, FL Fall Meeting of the Northeast Society of Colon & Rectal Surgeons "Reconstruction after proctectomy for rectal cancer"


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