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2016 ANNUAL MEETING
At the ACPA Annual Meeting, Atlanta


Preliminary PROGRAM

Friday, April 8, 2016
7:00 am – 8:00 am ASCFS Breakfast
8:00 am - 9:00 am
Linton A. Whitaker Lecture presented by Joseph S. Gruss, MD, FRSCS Linton A. Whitaker Lecture
Craniofacial Reconstruction: A Personal Assessment of Techniques Over Thirty Years
Joseph S. Gruss, MD, FRSCS
10:30 am – 12:00 pm Concurrent Session I: ASCFS Part I
Chairs: John Grant, MD
Ed Buchanan, MD
10:30 am Timing of Cranial Vault Remodeling in Non-Syndromic Craniosynostosis: A Single Institution’s Thirty-Year Experience
10:40 am Risk Factors for Preoperative Developmental Delays in Sagittal Craniosynostosis
10:50 am Surgery Age, Anesthesia Exposure, and Neurodevelopment in Children with Single-Suture Craniosynostosis
11:00 am Assessing Risk Factors for Hospital-Based Acute Care Within 30 Days of Craniosynostosis Surgery Using The Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP)
11:10 am DISCUSSION
11:20 am Hybrid Bone ECM’s PCL Scaffolds for Craniofacial Regeneration
11:30 am An Internet-Based Surgical Simulator for Craniofacial Surgery
11:40 am Low Incidence of Transfusion Complications in Children Undergoing Craniofacial Reconstruction
11:50 am DISCUSSION
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm ASCFS Annual Business Meeting & Luncheon
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm Concurrent Session 6: ASCFS Part II
Chairs: Anna Kuang, MD
Jim Smartt, MD
1:30 pm 3D Printing for Craniofacial Surgery: A Single Institution’s Three Year Experience
1:40 pm Posterior Vault Distraction Osteogenesis for Cranial Expansion In Older Patients: Perioperative Outcomes
1:50 pm Establishing Normative Templates for Cranial Vault Remodeling Utilizing an Automatic Computational Framework
2:00 pm Long Term Outcome of Endoscopic Sagittal Synostosis Repair. A Review of 178 Cases Over a 10-Year Period and a Prospective Comparison to Open Cranial Vault Remodeling
2:10 pm DISCUSSION
2:20 pm Nutritional Outcomes in Symptomatic Pierre Robin Sequence: A Comparison Between Tongue Lip Adhesion and Mandible Distraction
2:30 pm 3-Dimensional Airway Volume Following Distraction Osteogenesis for Pierre Robin Sequence
2:40 pm Mandibular Distraction Osteogenesis in Hemifacial Microsomia: What is Appropriate Surgical Timing?
2:50 pm DISCUSSION
3:30 pm – 5:00 pm Concurrent Session 11: Mandible Distraction
Chairs: Richard Barton, MD
3:30 pm Impact of Blood Ordering Protocol on Patients Undergoing Cranial Vault Remodeling
3:40 pm Outcomes Analysis Of Mandibular Distraction Osteogenesis: Treacher Collins Versus Robin Sequence
3:50 pm Metopic Craniosynostosis: A Demographic Analysis Outside an Urban Environment
4:00 pm DISCUSSION
4:10 pm A Survey of the ASCFS Membership: How Big Is a “Critical” Cranial Defect, Should It Be Repaired, and How?
4:20 pm Pre- To Post- Operative Changes in Orbital Dysmorphology in Unicoronal Craniosynostosis Following Endoscopic Repair
4:30 pm Long-Term Characterization Of Cranial Defects After Surgical Correction For Single-Suture Craniosynostosis
4:40 pm DISCUSSION
5:00 – 6:00 pm Craniofacial Program Directors Meeting
Saturday, April 9, 2016
8:00 am - 10:00 am ASCFS Panel: Beyond the Cephalic Index: How Should We Really Be Measuring Our Synostosis Outcomes?
Chairs: Richard Hopper, MD
Mark Urata, MD
Presenters: David Khechoyan, MD, Baylor University School of Medicine
Derek Steinbacher, MD, Yale University School of Medicine
Jesse Taylor, MD, Unniversity of Pennsylvania
Albert Woo, MD, Washington University

Changes in health care have increased the importance of quality outcome measures. Limited shape outcome measures such as the cephalic index are no longer sufficient to meet the need of assessment of performance.

This panel will consist of short presentations on digital shape outcome analysis for single suture synostosis. The presentations will be followed by a facilitated panel DISCUSSION and audience interaction.

Learners will be able to understand the current state of digital analysis of shape, and participate in a DISCUSSION of which outcome measures best reflect surgical performance, and which measures should become the standard of evaluation for future research and clinical outcome reports.

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