Scientific Program

Asian Society of Gynecologic Robotic Surgery Congress 2023
Venue: Grand Hyatt Jeju, Korea

Day 1 Friday, June 16, 2023
Opening Ceremony
08:30-08:40 Master of Ceremonies: Hyewon Chung (Korea)
Welcome and Announcements Chi-Heum Cho
(President of ASGRS, Korea)
Congratulatory Messages Jae-Kwan Lee
(President of KSGE, Korea)
Yong Beom Kim
(President of SKRGS, Korea)
Session 1 Robotic SP Surgery: from A to Z Chairperson:
Hye Sung Moon (Ewha Womans University, Korea)
Jeongjae Lee (Soonchunhyang University, Korea)
08:40-08:55 Tips & troubleshooting for SP set-up Sa Ra Lee
(University of Ulsan, Korea)
08:55-09:10 Robotic SP surgery for GYN benign disease Dae Gy Hong
(Kyungpook National University, Korea)
09:10-09:25 Robotic SP surgery for GYN cancers Jae-Yun Song
(Korea University, Korea)
09:25-09:35 Discussion
Key Lecture I Updates on Robotic Surgery in GYN Cancers Chairperson:
Chi-Heum Cho (Keimyung University, Korea)
Joseph Ng (National University Singapore, Singapore)
09:35-10:00 Optimizing the Technique of Robotic SLN mapping in GYN cancers Emma Rossi
(University of North Carolina, USA)
10:00-10:10 Designated discussion Jiheum Paek
(Ajou University, Korea)
10:10-10:35 Updates on robotic radical hysterectomy Dae-Yeon Kim
(University of Ulsan, Korea)
10:35-10:45 Designated discussion Kyeong A So
(Konkuk University, Korea)
10:45-11:00 Break  
Key Lecture II Updates on Robotic Surgery in GYN Benign Disease Chairperson:
Mee-Ran Kim (The Catholic University of Korea, Korea)
Jung-Ho Shin (Korea University, Korea)
11:00-11:25 Robotic vNOTE myomectomy Xiaoming Guan
(The Baylor College of Medicine, USA)
11:25-11:35 Designated discussion Joseph Noh
(Sungkyunkwan University, Korea)
11:35-12:00 Robotic surgery for pelvic reconstruction Johnny Yi
(Mayo Clinic, USA)
12:00-12:10 Designated discussion Tae Hyun Kim
(Konyang University, Korea)
12:10-12:35 Robotic burch colposuspension Dean Conrad
(University of New South Wales, Australia)
12:35-12:45 Designated discussion Ha Kyun Chang
(Korea University, Korea)
Luncheon Symposium Chairperson:
Jae-Kwan Lee
(Korea University, Korea)
12:45-13:00 The Purpose and Power of Robotics, Data and Digital Seung-Hyuk Shim
(Konkuk University, Korea)
13:00-13:15 LigaSure™ Technology & Safety : Reach for perfection Chul Min Park
(Jeju National University, Korea)
Featured Oral Presentations Chairperson:
Soon-Do Cha (Korea)
Young-Tak Kim (Korea)
13:40-13:50 [O-1] The Efficacy of Intracorporeal Ultrasonography in the Detection of Myomas during Robot-Assisted Myomectomy Hyun Ji Kim
(Seoul National University, Korea)
13:50-14:00 [O-2] Coaxial-Robotic Single-Site Myomectomy: Surgical Outcomes Compared with Robotic Single-Site Myomectomy by Propensity Score Matching Analysis Yoon Jang
(CHA University, Korea)
14:00-14:10 [O-3] Hundred cases of daVinci SP robotic gynecologic surgery; initial experience of single surgeon Kyung Yoo
(The Catholic University of Korea, Korea)
14:10-14:20 [O-4] Robot-assisted laparoscopic adenomyomectomy is a feasible minimally-invasive option of uterus-sparing surgery Jung Hyun Park
(The Catholic University of Korea, Korea)
Session 2 Beyond Robotics, the Future of Computer Assisted Surgery Chairperson:
Yong Beom Kim (Seoul National University, Korea)
Tae Jin Kim (Konkuk University, Korea)
14:20-14:35 3-D printing for robotic myomectomy Rooma Sinha
(Apollo Hospitals Jubilee Hills, India)
14:35-14:50 Introduction of new platform for computer assisted surgery Seong Min Kim
(CHA University, Korea)/td>
14:50-15:05 Platform innovation for robotic surgery in China Jiangtao Fan
(Guangxi Medical University, China)
15:05-15:20 Made-in-Japan new robotic system, hinotori: our world’s first gynecologic experience Hiroaki Kobayashi
(Kagoshima University, Japan)
15:20-15:35 First experience with HUGO system: comparison with the da Vinci Venkatesh Munnikrishnan
(Apollo Hospitals Chennai , India)
15:35-15:45 Discussion
15:45-16:00 Break  
Session 3 The Student has Become the Master! Chairperson:
Ki Hyung Kim(Pusan National University, Korea)
Jung Ryeol Lee (Seoul National University, Korea)
16:00-16:30 Robotic surgery in obese patients with endometrial cancer Athitan Rattanburi
(Prince of Songkla University, Thailand)
Keun Ho Lee
(The Catholic University of Korea, Korea)
16:30-17:00 A single port surgeon’s journey to the robotic world Chun-Hui Wei
(China Medical University, Taiwan)
Tae Joong Kim
(Sungkyunkwan University, Korea)
17:00-17:10 Discussion
17:10-17:15 Closing Remarks Chi-Heum Cho
(President of ASGRS, Korea)
17:30-19:00 Gala Dinner Symposium
17:30-17:45 Be safe and more efficient by using POWERSEAL in Gynecologic Surgery (Sponsored by Olympus) Hyewon Chung
(Keimyung University, Korea)
17:45-19:00 Gala Dinner
Day 2 Saturday, June 17, 2023
Session 4 Single-Port Battle: LESS vs RSS vs SP Myomectomy
(fibroid: 7~8cm, anterior wall, IM type, solitary)
Kyungjoo Hwang
(Ajou University, Korea)
Kyung Ah Jeong
(Ewha Womans University, Korea)
08:00-08:15 LESS myomectomy Yong Wook Jung
(CHA University, Korea)
08:15-08:30 RSS myomectomy So-jin Shin
(Keimyung University, Korea)
08:30-08:45 Robotic SP myomectomy Youn Jee Chung
(The Catholic University of Korea, Korea)
08:45-08:55 Discussion
Session 5 Best-In-Class Robotic Performance in GYN Cancers Chairperson:
Dong-Choon Park
(The Catholic University of Korea, Korea)
Hung-Cheng Lai
(Taipei University, Taiwan)
08:55-09:10 Robotic radical hysterectomy Jeong-Yeol Park
(University of Ulsan, Korea)
09:10-09:25 Robot-assisted pelvic exenteration Adrian Kim
(Seoul National University, Korea)
09:25-09:40 Robotic salvage hysterectomy for persistent cervical cancer after CCRT Dongling Zou
(Chongqing University, China)
09:40-09:55 Robotic paraaortic sentinel LN mapping Sang Wun Kim
(Yonsei University, Korea)
09:55-10:10 Robotic upper paraaortic LN dissection Ka Yu Tse
(University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong)
10:10-10:20 Discussion
10:20-10:35 Break  
Key Lecture III Is There any Royal Road for Robotic GYN Surgery? Chairperson:
Hee-Sug Ryu
(Ajou University, Korea)
Yong Man Kim
(University of Ulsan, Korea)
10:35-11:00 Robotic approach for primary cytoreductive surgery in ovarian cancer Peter Lim
(University of Nevada, Reno, USA)
11:00-11:10 Designated discussion San-Hui Lee
(Yonsei University, Korea)
11:10-11:35 The role of robotic surgery in recurrent GYN cancers Valerio Gallotta
(Rome Catholic University, Italy)
11:35-11:45 Designated discussion Jae Man Bae
(Hanyang University, Korea)
11:45-12:10 Machine learning & AI in robotic surgery and training Kenneth Kim
(Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, USA)
12:10-12:20 Designated discussion Won Moo Lee
(Hanyang University, Korea)
Satellite Symposium for Robotic Surgical Team (Korean)
Maximizing OR Efficiency for Robotic Surgery
Sang Hoon Kwon
(Keimyung University, Korea)
Seok Ju Seong
(CHA University, Korea)
09:00-09:15 Surgeon's perspective Seon Mi Lee
(Korea University Hospital, Korea)
09:15-09:30 OR nurse's perspective Jun Hee Ahn
(Seoul St Mary's Hospital, Korea)
09:30-09:45 Anesthesiologist's perspective Sung Yong Park
(Ajou University, Korea)
09:45-10:00 ERAS protocol for optimal robotic surgery Shin-Wha Lee
(University of Ulsan, Korea)
10:00-10:15 The role of robotic surgery coordinator Yeon Hee Bae
(Keimyung University Hospital, Korea)
10:15-10:30 Discussion
12:20-12:30 Closing Remarks Chi-Heum Cho
(President of ASGRS, Korea)