Programme








Thursday 1st July 2021

15.00 – 15.10 h

Introduction to course

Corstiaan Breugem

15.10 – 17.30 h

PART A: Prevention of palatal fistulas
Moderators: Peter Don Griot & Duncan Atherton

15.10 – 15.30 h

Normal anatomy of the palate

Ronald Bleys

15.30 – 15.42 h

Surgical anatomy of the cleft palate and relevance to repair

Raymond Tse

15.42 – 15.54 h

How do I prevent palatal fistulas during primary surgery

Marc Swan

How do I prevent palatal fistulas during primary
palate surgery? (my 7 golden tips)

15.55 – 16.05 h

How do I prevent palatal fistulas

Bob Mann

16.05 – 16.15 h

How do I prevent palatal fistulas

John Grant

16.15 – 16.25 h

How do I prevent palatal fistulas

Marcus Collares

Break (in break-out sessions)

16.35 – 16.55 h

Discussion in small groups

17.00 – 17.20 h

Report back from ‘break out session’
Round table discussion
Moderators: David Chong & Chris Forrest

Other suggestions on prevention?
Everybody can give a powerpoint slide about tip(s) during surgery on prevention of fistulas

17.20 – 17.30 h

Break (in break-out sessions)

17.30 – 19.00 h

PART B: Classification of palatal fistulas
Moderators: Shahar Turgeman & Cassio Raposo

17.30 – 17.40 h

The Pakistan way to classify palatal fistulas

Ghulam Fayyaz

17.40 – 17.50 h

Classification of fistulas (Pittsburgh)

Krishna Patel

17.50 – 18.10 h

Discussion in small groups ‘break-out session’

18.10 – 18.30 h

Report back from ‘break-out session’
Moderators: Shahar Turgeman & Cassio Raposo

18.30 – 19.00 h

Break

19.00 – 21.00 h

PART C: Indications and timing of surgical treatment
Moderators: Marcus Collares & Marc Swan

19.00 – 19.20 h

Speech considerations in the setting of palatal fistulas

Sylvie Render

19.20 – 19.40 h

Time-course of improvement after re-repair in VPI surgery

John Grant

19.40 – 19.50 h

When do I repair a fistula

Cassio Raposo

19.50 – 20.00 h

When do I repair a fistula

David Chong

20.00 – 20.20 h

Discussion in small groups
‘Break-out session’ with group leaders
When do I close my fistulas?

20.20 – 21.00 h

Round table discussion: When to repair the fistula
Moderators: Raymond Tse & Roberto Flores

Closure of day











Friday 2nd July 2021

15.00 – 15.10 h

Introduction of day

Corstiaan Breugem

15.10 – 17.45 h

PART D: Different surgical treatment options for palatal fistulas
Moderators: Joseph Losee & Bob Mann

15.10 – 15.25 h

Local nerve block after palate surgery

Peter Don Griot

15.25 – 15.35 h

Discussion


15.35 – 15.45 h

My surgical technique and pearls
Turnover mucosal flaps


Ghulam Fayyaz

15.45 – 15.55 h

Local mucosal flaps

Krishna Patel

15.55 – 16.05 h

Local flaps for closure

Cassio Raposo

16.05 – 16.15 h

Discussion in small groups
Break (in break-out sessions)


16.15 – 16.30 h

Round table discussion
Moderators: Joseph Losee & Bob mann

16.30 – 16.40 h

Total palatal mobilization and multilamellar suturing

John Grant

16.40 – 16.50 h

Furlow plasty

Joseph Losee

16.50 – 17.00 h

Unilateral buccal flap

Corstiaan Breugem

17.00 – 17.10 h

Bilateral buccal flap

Bob Mann

17.10 – 17.25 h

Discussion in small groups
Round table discussion
Moderators: Raymond Tse & Jutske Nolte

17.25 – 17.40 h

Coffee break (in break-out sessions)

18.15 – 20.00 h

Part E: Adding tissue
Moderators: Chantal Mouës & Ghulam Fayyaz


18.15 – 18.25 h

Adding tissue
Pharyngeal flap


Chris Forrest

18.25 – 18.35 h

Buccal fat pad flap

Duncan Artherton

18.35 – 18.45 h

Local tissue or free flap surgery: my tips

Roberto Flores

18.45 – 18.50 h

Tongue flap: advantages & disadvantages

Marcus Collares

18.50 – 19.00 h

Discussion in small groups

19.00 – 19.10 h

FAMM flap

Jitske Nolte

19.10 – 19.20 h

Use of acellular dermal matrix (ADM)

Shabar Turgeman

19.20 – 19.30 h

Palatal fistula repair: my 7 golden tips

Chris Forrest


19.30 – 19.50 h

Discussion
Moderators: Marc Swan & Bob Mann

20.00 h

Closure of meeting

Corstiaan Breugem







Congress organization

Hans Smit
Peter don Griot
Corstiaan Breugem

Group moderators:

Duncan Atherton
Corstiaan Breugem
David Chong
Marcus Collares
Ghulam Fayyaz
Chris Forrest
Roberto Flores
John Grant
Peter Don Griot
Joseph Losee
Bob Mann
Chantal Mouës
Cassio Raposo
Marc Swan
Raymond Tse
Shabar Turgeman
Sarah Versnel