Meet the Professor

Meet the Professor Extended Deadline: February 28, 2017
“Meet the Professor” session which will provide valuable interaction among 6 renowned experts and enthusiastic participants.
Please be aware that these are small sessions with limited attendance (about 10-20 people among junior faculty, fellows and residents) and are intended to give participants the opportunity to have interactive discussion with the faculty regarding challenging issues and interesting topics in gastric cancer. Breakfast will also be included.

If you would like to join a “Meet the Professor” session, please submit your application to the secretariat office by e-mail ( by February 28, 2017.
Confirmation of your session attendance will be informed by e-mail before the congress.

To ensure your seat, please apply as early as possible.

March 24 (Fri.), 07:20~08:10

  • Charles Lee
  • Lars Lundell
  • Byung Sik Kim
Session Code Venue Session Title Session Addressor Affiliation CV
MTP1 TBD Advanced Genomic Medicine Charles Lee The Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine, USA cv
MTP2 TBD How to manage the large hiatal hernia Lars Lundell Karolinska University Hospital, Sweden cv
MTP3 TBD Complications following totally laparoscopic total gastrectomy for gastric cancer Byung Sik Kim University of Ulsan, Korea cv

March 25 (Sat.), 07:20~08:10

  • Henk Hartgrink
  • Taira Kinoshita
  • Han-Kwang Yang
Session Code Venue Session Title Session Addressor Affiliation CV
MTP4 TBD Palliative surgery for gastric cancer Henk Hartgrink Leiden University Medical Center, Netherlands cv
MTP5 TBD The para-aortic lymph node dissection in the era of neoadjuvant chemotherapy Taira Kinoshita Aichi cancer center, Japan cv
MTP6 TBD Near Infrared Technology for Gastric Cancer Han-Kwang Yang Seoul National University, Korea cv