Day 2

04 February 2021 16:30 - 19:00




The mesh conundrum: How to choose a mesh 
Marja Boermeester
Talk kindly supported by BD BARD

16:30-16:55 In Conversation With: Nadia Henriksen and Lars Jørgensen 
Guidelines and data update
16:55-17:20 Symposium
Use of poly-4hydroxybutyrate (P4HB) mesh in chronic mesh infection Jose Bueno Lledó

Symposium kindly supported by BD BARD
17:20-17:45 In Conversation With: Jeffrey Janis
Plastics update
17:45-18.00 Networking break
18:00-18.30 Free paper session
Three abstracts have been selected for this free paper session. 
  1. Applying Abdominal Wall Reconstructive Techniques to the Challenging Abdomen in Deep Inferior Epigastric Perforator (DIEP) Breast Reconstruction - Molly Jakeman, UK

  2. Ventral Hernia Repair Using Autologous Fenestrated Cutis Graft is Comparable to Traditional Methods of Repair - Charles Mansour, USA

  3. Robotic Versus Laparoscopic Ventral Hernia Repair: One-year Results from a Prospective, Multicenter, Blinded Randomized Controlled trial - Naila Dhanani, USA
18:30-19:00 Why attend AWRE in October 2021 and Europe 2022?
Alastair Windsor 
and David Ross
19:00 Close of day 2