Congresos

 

-Uniportal VATS: State of the art. 2-Uniportal VATS complex segementectomies.3-Uniportal VATS sleeve resections. Faculty at 12th Annual Masters of Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery Conference. Waldorf Astoria Hotel, Orlando, Florida (US). 11-12 October 2019

-Masteclass in Uniportal VATS in Minsk with lectures and live surgery. N.N. Alexandrov National Cancer Center of Belarus, Minsk, Belarus. 9th October 2019

-Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Lviv with lectures and live surgery. Lviv Oncological medical center, Lviv, Ukraine. 7th October 2019.

-Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Yangon with lectures and live surgery 500 beds. Yangon Speciality Hospital, Yangon, Myanmar. 4th October 2019.

-5thUniportal VATS training course at SPH in 2019 with lectures and surgeries. Shanghai Pulmonary Hospital, Shanghai, China. From 16-27 September 2019.

-1-Uniportal VATS: complex is beautiful. 2-Bleeding control by VATS. Invited speaker to SELSICON 2019 12th Annual meeting, Inida Habitat centre, New Delhi, India. 13-14 September 2019.

-Uniportal VATS course in Coruña with lectures, wetlab and live surgery. Experimental center and Coruña University Hospital, Coruña, Spain. 5-6 September 2019.

-Masterclass in non intubated VATS in Zaragoza with lectures and live surgery. Miguel Servet Hospital, Zaragoza, Spain. 2nd September 2019.

-Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Sydney with lectures and live surgery (Australian Uniportal VATS roadshow). North Shore private Hospital, Sydney, NSW, Australia. 31th August 2019

-Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Sydney with lectures and live surgery (Australian Uniportal VATS roadshow). St Vincents Hospital, Sydney, NSW, Australia. 30th August 2019

-Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Brisbane with lectures and live surgery (Australian Uniportal VATS roadshow). Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. 29th August 2019.

-Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Melbourne with lectures and live surgery (Australian Uniportal VATS roadshow). Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria. Australia. 28th August 2019

-Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Adelaide with lectures and live surgery (Australian Uniportal VATS roadshow). Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, South Australia. 27th August 2019

-Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Perth with lectures (Australian Uniportal VATS roadshow). Mount hospital, Perth, Western Australia. 26th August 2019.

-First Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Cost Ivory with lectures and live surgery. Treichville University hospital of, Abidjan, Cost Ivory (west Africa). 21 August 2019

-First Masterclass in Uniportal in Malaysia with lectures and live surgery. Malaya University Hospital, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. 7th August 2019.

-Innovations in Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery. Invited speaker at Indonesian National Congress of Thoracic Surgery, Medan, Indonesia. 31 July 2019.

-First Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Indonesia. North Sumatra University Hospital, Medan, Indonesia. 30th July 2019

-First Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Mongolia with lectures and live surgery. The third state central hospital, Ulan Bator, Mongolia. 28th July 2019.

-Director of July 2019 Uniportal VATS international training course at Shanghai Pulmonary Hospital. Shanghai Pulmonary Hospital, Shanghai, China. 8-19 July 2019.

-Faculty at Wetlab and dry lab in Uniportal VATS. Minimally Invasive surgical skills centre, CUHK Jockey club, Prince of Wales hospital, Hong Kong. 6th July 2019.

-1-Bleeding control by VATS.2-Single port robotic surgery. 3-Advanced cases by Uniportal VATS. Invited speaker at Asia Thoracic Cancer Care Summit (ATCCS 2019), Shangri La hotel, Hong Kong, China. 5-6 July 2019.

-First Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Panama with lectures and live surgery. Santo Tomas University hospital and Marriot Hotel, Panama City, Panama.2ndJuly  2019

-First Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Salvador with lectures and live surgery. Salvadoreño Surgical Institute of social insurance, San Salvador, El Salvador. 1st July 2019.

-First Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Nicaragua with lectures and live surgery. Military hospital Eduardo Davila Bolaños, Managua, Nicaragua. 29th June 2019.

1-Bronchial sleeve and Uniportal double sleeve.2-Evolution of subxiphoiduniportal video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery. 3-The road to the Uniportal VATS. Invited speaker at Thoracic Surgeons 2019 summit, Toluca, Mexico. 26-28 June 2019

-Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Mallorca with a conference and live surgery Son Espases University Hospital, Mallorca, Baleares Islands. Spain. 24 June 2019.

-International Uniportal VATS course in Coruña with lectures, live surgery and wetlab Coruña University Hospital, Coruña, Spain. 20-21 June 2019.

-Codirector of 6th international Uniportal VATS meeting (lectures, live surgery and wetlab) Potsdam, Germany. 13-15 June 2019.

-Uniportal VATS session at Dry lab (Stupnik simulator). Invited faculty at Jonhson dry lab during ESTS annual meeting, Dublin, Ireland. 10-11 June 2019.

-Single port robotic surgery for thoracic surgery. Invited speaker at ESTS annual meeting, Dublin, Ireland. 10thJune 2019

-First Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Vietnam (lectures and live surgery). Bach Mai hospital, Hanoi, Vietnam. 4th-5th June 2019

 -Innovations in Minimally Invasive thoracic surgery. Invited speaker at masterclass in Uniportal VATS at Ningbo first hospital affilliated to Zhejiang University, Zhejiang province, China. 1st June 2019.

 -1-Uniportal VATS double sleeve resections. 2-Single port robotic surgery.3-Training in Uniportal Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery. Moderator of session: New technology and future study directions. Invited speaker and moderator at 7th Single port VATS Asian meeting in Nagoya, Japan. 25th May 2019.

-Uniportal VATS challenging resections. Invited speaker at international forum on lung cancer in Gansu Province, Lanzhou, China. 11 May 2019.

1-Uniportal robotic anatomic pulmonary resections: initial experience. 2-Uniportal VATS sleeve resections. Invited speaker at 99thAATS annual meeting, Toronto, Canada. 5-7 May 2019.

-Journée Chirurgie thoracique 2019 (innovations et defis du XXI siècle en chirurgie thoracique): lecutures and live surgery. Invited speaker, Centre Hospitalier d´Argenteuil, Paris, France. 3rdMay 2019.

-1-The story of Uniportal VATS. 2-Uniportal VATS challenging cases. Invited speaker at Shanghai Pulmonary VATS Summit forum, SPH. Shanghai, China, 27th April 2019.

-Evolution in Minimally invasive thoracoscopic surgery. Invited speaker at Luoyang Lung cancer minimally invasive summit. The first affiliated hospital of Henan University of science and technology, Luoyang, China. 20 April 2019

-Past, present and future of minimally invasive surgery. Invited speaker for lecture in thoracic monthly meeting at Kuwait medical University, Kuwait. 16thApril 2019

-Faculty at International EMEA Uniportal VATS course with lectures, dry lab and animal lab. European surgical institute, Hamburg, Germany. 10-12 April 2019. -1-Uniportal VATS bronchial and vascular sleeve resections. 2-Management of complications by Uniportal VATS. 3-Subxiphoid resections by uniportal approach

Faculty at 3rdRoman tips and tricks in thoracic surgery: present and future of Uniportal VATS. Gemelli hospital, Rome, Italy. 8-9 April 2019. -1-Uniportal VATS is the present and future. 2-Uniportal upper lobectomies. 3-How I do it: Uniportal sleeve lobectomy with bronchoplasty. 4-How I do it: Uniportal mediastinal lymph node dissection

Faculty at UPMC lung and mediastinal oncology course, UPMC Presbyterian, Scaife conference center, PNC park, Charles G. Watson Surgical Education Center, Pittsburgh, Pensilvania, US. -1-Technical aspects of Uniportal VATS lobectomy.2-Uniportal VATS sleeve resections. 3-Double sleeve Uniportal VATS lobectomy

Faculty at 7thAsian Masters of Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery, Shanghai, China. 30-31 March 2019.

-Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Harbin with lectures and live surgery. Harbin medical university center, Harbin, Heilojiang province, China, 23 March 2019.

-Invited speaker at Symposium on minimally thoracic invasive surgery in Wuhan with lectures and live surgery (lecture: innovations in minimally invasive thoracic surgery). Renmin Hospital of Wuhan University, Wuhan, Hubei province, China. 16th March 2019 

-Second masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Singapore with lectures and live surgery. National Heart Center, Singapore. 7-8 March 2019.

-Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Serbia (Belgrade) with lectures and live surgery (Balcan VATS tour 2019). Clinical center of Serbia, Deparment of thoracic surgery, Belgrade, Serbia. 5thMarch 2019

-First Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Serbia (Novisad) with lectures and live surgery (Balcan VATS tour 2019). Institute for pulmonary diseases of Vojvodina, Sremska Kamenica, Novisad, Serbia. 4thMarch 2019

-First Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Albania with lectures and live surgery (Balcan VATS tour 2019). Shefqet Ndroqi University Hospital, Tirana, Albania. 2-3rdMarch 2019.

-First Masterclass in VATS in Kosovo with lectures and live surgery (Balcan VATS tour 2019). Kosovo University Hospita, Pristina, Kosovo. 28 February and 1stMarch 2019.

-First Masterclass in VATS in Macedonia with lectures and live surgery (Balcan VATS tour 2019). Mother Teresa University Hospital, Skopia, Macedonia. 25-26-27 February 2019.

-Championing Uniportal VATS in your institution. Invited speaker at 13thannual Global lung health Summit, Amelia Island, Florida, US. 23 February 2019.

-1-Uniportal VATS anatomic segmntectomy. 2-Uniportal VATS double sleeve lobectomy. Faculty at Advanced course on Minimally Invasive Thoracic surgery, Amelia Island, Florida, US. 21 February 2019.

-Second Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Bratislava (How to manage complications in VATS) with lectures, dry lab and live surgery. Crowne Plaza Hotel and Ruzinovska Nemocnica Hospital, 18-19 February 2019.

-First International Uniportal advanced VATS and tracheal course with lectures and live surgery. La Fe University Hospital, Valencia, Spain. 14-15 February 2019

-First Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Paksitan with lectures and live surgery. Lady Reading Hospital, Peshawar, Pakistan, 11-12 February 2019.

-1.Evolution of Uniportal VATS: past, present and future, 2.Non intubated and subxiphoid uniportal resections. Invited speaker at RGCON 2019 annual meeting (thoracic oncology, translating research into practice). Crowne Plaza, Rohini, Delhi (India). 8-9 February 2019.

-4thMasterclass in Uniportal VATS in Netherlands: lectures and live surgery. Jansdal Harderwijk hospital, Harderwijk, Netherlands. 5-6 January 2019.

-First Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Finland, lectures and live surgery. Meilahti Hospital. Helsinki, Finland. 4thJanuary 2019.

-Invited faculty at VATS sleeve course at STS University during 55thannual meeting of Society of Thoracic Surgeons. San Diego Convention center, San Diego, CA, US. 27thJanuary 2019.

-Proctor at First subxiphoid Uniportal robotic lab for thoracic surgery (lobectomy and thymectomy). Center for the future of surgery, telemedicine center at San Diego University, CA. US. 26-27 January 2019.

-Director of January Uniportal VATS training program at Shanghai Pulmonary Hospital. Shanghai Pulmonary Hospital, Shanghai (China). From 14-25 January 2019

-Codirector of Masterclass on Uniportal VATS 2019 in Jeddah: lectures, wetlab (Sheep model) and live surgery. Academic affairs and training center, King Fahad armed force hospital, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. 6thJanuary 2019

-1-Technical details in Uniportal VATS lobectomies. 2-Management of complications in VATS. Journess Tunisiennes de chirurgie thoracique, Cultural center Tunis, Tunisia. 22 December 2018.

-First workshop in Uniportal VATS in Tunisia (lectures and live surgery). Abderrahman Mami University hospital, Tunis, Tunisia. 21-22 December 2018.

-Innovations in minimally invasive surgery and future. Conference at Kuwait health science center, Faculty of medicine, Jabriya, Kuwait. 19 December 2018 

-3rdMasterclass in Uniportal VATS in Ghent with lectures, live surgery and cadaver lab. Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium. 13-14 December 2018.

-Single-port VATS lobectomy masterclass in Sicily (lectures and live surgery). Gran hotel Baia Verde (Acicastello) and Humanitas centro Catanese di Oncologia, Catania, Italy. 11thDecember 2018.

-Recent innovations in VATS for lung cancer. Invited speaker at 4thCarrefour on thoracic Oncology. Sofitel Hotel, Casablanca, Morocco. 8thDecember 2018.

-First workshop in Uniportal VATS in Morocco. Ibn Rochd University Hospital, Casablanca, Morocco. 7thDecember 2018.

-Recent innovations in Uniportal VATS. Invited speaker at 56thAnnual meeting of Japan lung cancer Society. Tokyo, Japan. 30thNovember 2018

 -1-Subxiphoid Uniportal VATS resections. 2.-Tubeless lobectomy. 3-Uniportal VATS sleeve resections. Invited speaker at 4thInternational join meeting on thoracic surgery. Barcelona, Spain. 28thNovember 2018.

-Director of international Uniportal VATS Ezisurg course: lectures, wetlab and live surgery. Coruña hospital and CTF, Coruña, Spain. 26-27 November 2018.

-Innovations in video assisted thoracoscopic surgery. Invited speaker at thoracoscopic meeting in Tangshan city, Hebei Province, China. Intercontinental hotel, 17thNovember 2018.

-Uniportal VATS for lung cancer. Invited speaker at 2ndTianfu oncology international forum, Chengdu, Sichuan province, China. 16thNovember 2018

-Recent advances in Uniportal VATS. Invited speaker at forum of lung surgery for tuberculosis. Xian, Shanxi Province, China. 11 November 2018.

-Masterclass in advanced Uniportal VATS and navigational bronchoscopy with lectures and live surgery. Ernst Von Bergmann hospital, Potsdam, Germany. 5-6 November 2018.

-Uniportal VATS sleeve resections and pulmonary video session. Invited speaker and moderator at AATS 2018 focus meeting in thoracic surgery in Guangzhou, China. 3rdNovember 2018

-Bleeding control by Uniportal VATS. Invited speaker at advanced Uniportal VATS course in Yunan Province. Yunan Cancer Hospital, Kunming, China. 2ndNovember 2018.

-Anatomic segmentectomies: where are the pitfalls?. Invited speaker at annual meeting of European association of cardiothoracic surgery (EACTS) in Milan. Lecture broadcasted online from Shanghai, China. 20thOctober 2018. 

-The future of Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery. Invited speaker at forum on lung cancer in thoracic surgery, Tongren Hospital Shanghai Jiao Tong University school of medicine, Shanghai, China. 19thOctober 2018.

-Director of 2ndUniportal VATS Hands on and wetlab course in Buenos Aires. Triada experimental Center, Pilar Fátima, Argentina. 12thOctober 2018

-Director of 2ndInternational Uniportal VATS course in Buenos Aires with lectures and live surgery. Argentinan Catolic University (UCA), Buenos Aires, Argentina, 11thOctober 2018

-First Masterclass In Uniportal VATS in Paraguay with lectures and live surgery. Central Public IPS hospital, Asunción, Paraguay. 9thOctober 2018.

-First Experimental VATS course in Paraguay. Experimental center at South autonomous university, Asunción, Paraguay. 8thOctober 2018

-First Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Uruguay with lectures and live surgery. Police Hospital and CATSMU center, Montevideo, Uruguay. 5thOctober 2018.

-The story of Uniportal VATS. Invited lecture to the thoracic department of Maciel Hospital, Montevideo, Uruguay. 4thOctober 2018.

-Subxiphoid thoracoscopic resections. Invited speaker at national meeting of Bolivian Cardiac, thoracic and vascular Society. Camino Real Hotel, Santa Cruz, Bolivia. 3rdOctober 2018

-Masterclass in Uniportal VATS-live surgery and wetlab (experimental surgery). Camino Real Hotel, Obrero Hospital, San Juan de Dios Hospital and Faculty of health science experimental center. Santa Cruz, Bolivia. 1-3 October 2018

-1-Uniportal VATS basic anatomic segmentectomies. 2-Uniportal VATS complex unual combined segmentectomies. Codirector and faculty at 5thInternational VATS course, Monza, Italy. 28-29 September 2018

-Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Lisbon: lectures and live surgery. Champalimaud Foundation, Lisbon, Portugal. 27thSeptember 2018

1-How I got to Uniportal VATS, 2-VATS lobectomy-Uniportal technique, 3-Segmentectomies in Uniportal VATS, 4-Thymectomy by subxiphoid appracoh, 5-Innovations in VATS, 6-Where to go next? The future of Uniportal VATS. NorVATS symposium,  Akershus University Hospital, Oslo, Norway. 25-26 September 2018

1-Innovations in Uniportal VATS lobectomy, 2-Uniportal VATS complex anatomic segmentectomy, 3-Subxiphoid and subocostal resections.4-Unsual case presentations. Faculty at 2018 Duke Masters of Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery, Orlando, US. 20-22 September 2018.

-Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Mudanjiang: lectures and live surgery. Mudanjiang first peoples hospital, Mudanjiang, Heilongjiang province, China. 15-18 September 2018

-Minimal invasive lung surgery: sleeve resections invited speaker at 5thOriental congress of thoracic surgery (when east meets west), Shanghai, China. 8thSeptember 2018

-Uniportal VATS complex anatomic segmentectomies. 2-Uniportal VATS advanced procedures and sleeve resections. Invited speaker at XI northern brazilian congress of thoracic surgery, Porto Galinhas, Pernanbuco, Brazil. 24 August 2018 

-Unisurgeon Uniportal VATS with robotic arm.2-Advanced instrumentation during uniportal VATS. Invited speaker precongress XI northern brazilian congress of thoracic surgery, Porto Galinhas, Pernanbuco, Brazil. 23 August 2018

-Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Rio de Janeiro: lectures and live surgery. IRCAD Edson Bueno training center and Vitoria hospital, Americas medical city, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. 20-21 August 2018. 

-First Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Pelotas with lectures and live surgery. Hospital da beneficiencia Portuguesa, Pelotas, Rio grande do sul, Brazil. 18thAugust 2018

-Second Masterclass in advanced Uniportal VATS in Sao Paolo with live surgery and lectures. Hospital Paulistano, Sao Paolo, Brazil. 16-17 August 2018

-Masterclass in advanced Uniportal VATS in Costa Rica (lectures and live surgery). Hospital Calderón Guardia, San José, Costa Rica. 13-14 August 2018

-Second Cadaver lab to test the Single port Da Vinci subcostal robot (lobectomies and thymectomies). Intuitive surgical headquarters, Sunnyvale, California, US. 9thAugust 2018.

-Advances in video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery: Uniportal VATS. Invited speaker at International conference on minimally invasive thoracic surgery in Nanning, Guangxi province, China. 28thJuly 2018

-Recent innovations in Uniportal VATS. Invited speaker at Minimally Invasive thoracic meeting of Yunan province anti cancer committee, Qujin, China. 27 July 2018.

-Abnormal variations of anatomy during VATS resections. Invited speaker at National meeting on management of GGO lesions. Jiangyin, Wuxi City, Jiangsu province, China. 21 July 2018

-Masterclass in advances in Uniportal VATS in Shenyang (lectures and live surgery). International lung cancer Uniportal VATS exchange seminar, Liaoning Tumor hospital, Shenyang, China. 8thJuly 2018.

-Recent innovations in Uniportal VATS. Invited speaker at 1stinternational forum on highly prevalent cancer (Kunming) and 2ndChina-Us oncology forum. Kunming, Yunnan province, China. 7thJuly 2018

-Advanced masterclass in Uniportal VATS: lectures and live surgery. Jaen University hospital, Jaen, Spain. 25-26 June 2018

-Workshop in minimally invasive thoracic surgery during the IX national congress of Polish cardiothoracic society. Szczecin Zdunowo Hospital, Szczecin, Poland. 23th June 2018.

-Minimally invasive resections for lung cancer. Invited speaker at IX national congress of Polish cardiothoracic society. Szczecin, Poland. 22 June 2018

-Sugeons circle meeting: innovating in thoracic surgery. AC hotel, Barcelona, Spain. 20-21 June 2018

-Masterclass in non intubateduniportal VATS in Hannover. Hannover medical university hospital (MHH), Hannover, Germany. 18-19 June 2018.

-Co-director of 5th International Uniportal VATS meeting in Potsdam (lectures, live surgery and wetlab). Klinikum Ernst Von Bergmann, Potsdam, Germany. 14-16 June 2018.

-Director of masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Coruña (lectures, live surgery and wetlab). Coruña University Hospital and technological experimental center, Coruña, Spain, 11-12 June 2018

-First Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in RepublicaDominicana with lectures and live surgery. CEDIMAT hospital, Santo Domingo, RepublicaDominicana. 7-8 June 2019

-Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Lima with lectures and live surgery. Delgado hospital, Lima, Perú. 4-5 June 2018.

-Ethicon Stupnik VATS core skills simulation workshops. Faculty on hands on practical simulation during the European society of thoracic surgery (ESTS) annual meeting in Ljubljana, Slovenia. 28thand 29thMay 2018

-Bleeding control by Uniportal VATS. Invited speaker at postgraduate course during the European society of thoracic surgery (ESTS) annual meeting in Ljubljana, Slovenia. 27thMay 2018

-Masterclass in Uniportal VATS with lectures and live surgery in Liaocheng. The second peoples hospital of Liaocheng, Liaocheng, Shandong province, China. 20May 2019

-Masterclass in Uniportal VATS with lecture and live surgery in Heping. Tianjin medical university general hospital, Heping district, Tianjin, China. 12thMay 2018

-Masterclass in Uniportal VATS with lecture and live surgery in Wuqing. Wuqing Tianjin TCM University Hospital, Wuqing district, Tianjin, China. 5-6 May 2018

-Uniportal VATS double sleeve resections: How I do it. 2-Uniportal VATS lobectomy and segmentectomy. 3-general thoracic emergent technologies and techniques/case video forum. Invited speaker (1-2) and moderator (3) at AATS 98thannual meeting, San Diego, CA, US. 28thApril-1stJune 2018.

-Uniportal VATS lobectomy and segmentectomy. 2-Uniportal VATS sleeve resections. 3.Video session (uniportal sequestration). 4-Non intubated and subxiphoid major resections. Faculty at Masterclass in advanced minimally invasive thoracic surgery, Dana Point, California, US. 21-22 April 2018.

-Single port VATS: advanced procedures & update. Invited speaker and moderator at Asia Thoracic Cancer care summit (ATCCS), Hong Kong, 13-14 April 2018

-Uniportal VATS course with lectures, simulators and animal lab. European surgical institute, Hamburg, Germany. 10-12 April 2018

-Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Pinneberg: lectures and live surgery. Pinneberg Regio Klinik, Pinneberg, Germany. 8-9 april 2018

 -Uniportal VATS major pulmonary resections: past, present and future. Invited speaker at 118th Annual congress of Japan Surgical Society, Tokio, Japan. 6th April 2018.

-Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Singapore with lectures and live surgery. Singapore general hospital, Singapore. 2nd and 3rd April 2018

-Masterclass in advanced VATS with lectures and live surgery. Yantai Mountain Hospital, Yantai city, Shandong province, China. 31th March 2018.

-1-The story of Uniportal VATS. 2-Difficult situacions in VATS, fused fissure and complex hilum. 3-Subxiphoid and subcostal uniportal resections. Invited faculty at 6th Single port Asian meeting, Lung Center of Philippines, Manila, Philippines. 23-24 March 2018

-Director Uniportal VATS training March 2018 program at Shanghai with live cases, lectures and wetlab. Shanghai pulmonary Hospital and Medtronic training center, Shanghai, from 12-22 March 2018

-Uniportal and subxiphoid VATS masterclass in advanced procedures: lectures, live surgery, cadaver lab and animal lab. IRCAD center for innovation and Show chuan memorial hospital, Lukang township, changhua county, Taiwan. 8-10 March 2018.

-Uniportal VATS course with lectures, live surgery and wetlab. Coruña University Hospital and experimental center, Coruña, Spain. 5-6 March 2018.

-Second Roman tricks and tips in thoracic surgery: The potential of uniportal VATS (lectures and live surgery). Policinico Gemelli Hospital, Rome, Italy.1st and 2nd March 2018. 

-Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in New Zealand: Wetlab, lectures, and live surgery. Mcmeekan research center (wetlab) and Waikato Hospital, Hamilton, New Zealand. 21-23 February 2018. 

-Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Melbourne. Melbourne Royal Hospital, Melbourne, Australia. 20th February 2018

-Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Sidney. Chris O Brien Lifehouse hospital, Sidney, Australia. 19th February 2018

-Masterclass in Non intubated video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery: lectures and live surgery. Ziekenhuis St Jansdal Hospital, Harderwijk, Netherlands. 12-13 February 2018.

-Teaching Uniportal VATS around the world. Invited speaker at JOICE, Pamplona, Navarra. 10th February 2018

-Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Bilbao: lecture and live surgery. Cruces University Hospital, Bilbao, Spain. 8th February 2018

-Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Bratislava: lecture, simulators and live surgery. Holiday Inn hotel and University Hospital Bratislava Ruzinov, Bratislava, Slovakia. 5-6 February 2018.

 -Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Yinan: lectures and live surgery. Yinan county hospital, Shandong province, China. 3rd February 2018.

-Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Harbin: lectures and live surgery. Tumor Hospital affiliated to Harbin medical University, Harbin, China. 27th January 2018.

1-The Uniportal journey in thoracic surgery: from idea to reality. 2-Training in minimally invasive thoracic surgery. 3-How to deal with intraoperative complications by VATS. Invited speaker at 3rd SELMA endolaparoscopic annual meeting, Penang, Malaysia. 13-14 January 2018

-The Uniportal journey in thoracic surgery: from idea to reality. Training in minimally invasive thoracic surgery. How to deal with intraoperative complications by VATS. Invited speaker at 3rd SELMA endolaparoscopic annual meeting, Penang, Malaysia. 13-14 January 2018

-Different approaches for anatomic segmentectomy: Uniportal VATS. Invited speaker at First conference on sublobar resections for lung cancer. Institute Mutualiste Montsouris, Paris (France), 11-12 January 2018.

-Masterclass in Uniportal VATS with first thoracic wetlab in Kuwait. Faculty of medicin, Kuwait city, Kuwait. 12th December 2017.

-Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Belgium (lectures, live surgery and cadaveric lab). U-Ghent hospital and Ziekenhuis University of Ghent, Ghent, Belgium. 7th December 2017

-Masterclass in Uniportal VATS with lectures and live surgery in Northewest China. The first hospital of Lanzhou University, Lanzghou, Gansu Province, China. 5th November 2017

-Masterclass in Uniportal VATS with lectures (management of complications by VATS) and live surgery. The first affiliated hospital of Zhejiang University, Hangzhou (China). 2nd December 2017

-The story of Uniportal VATS. Invited speaker at Symposium on surgical innovations for lung cancer. Nantong, Jiangsu province, China. 24th November 2017.

-Complex and precision segmentectomy by Uniportal VATS. invited speaker at 20th National continuing medical education forum in general thoracic surgery and 9th thoracoscopy workshop, Shanghai, China. 17-18 November 2017

-Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Germany: lectures, live surgery and wetlab. European Institute of Surgery, Hamburg, Germany. 7-9 November 2017.

-Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Czech republic with lectures and live surgery. Hradec Kralove University Hospital, Hradec Kralove, Czech republic. 26-27th October 2017

-Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Russia with lectures and live surgery. Vishnevsky institut of surgery, Moscow, Russia. 25th October 2017

-Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Estonia with lectures and live surgery. North Estonian medical center, Tallin, Estonia. 23-24 October 2017

-1-Managing of complications by Uniportal VATS. 2-Uniportal VATS for advanced lung cancer. Co-director and faculty at International VATS symposium 2017, London, UK. 20-21 October 2017

-1-Abnormal variations of anatomy during VATS resections. 2-Uniportal VATS advanced procedures. 3-Non intubated and awake VATS resections. Invited speaker at German annual Congress of thoracic surgery, Munich, Germany. 19 October 2017

-1-Uniportal VATS lobectomy. 2-Non intubated and subxiphoid resections. 3-Uniportal VATS complex sleeve resections. Invited speaker and faculty at Advanced masterclass in VATS. Westin Times square hotel. New York, US. 14-15 October 2017.

-Masterclass in video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (Maximun surgery-minimal invasion) with live surgery, lectures and wetlab. Kaushalya medical foundation and ethicon institute of surgical education (EISE), Mumbai, India. 12-13 October 2017

-Masterclass in advanced Uniportal VATS: Non intubated and subxiphoid resections. Champalimoud foundation, Lisbon, Portugal. 6th October 2017

-Uniportal VATS major pulmonary resections: latest innovations. Invited speaker at 6th Xizi Annual forum on thoracic oncology. Hangzhou Intercontinental hotel, Hangzhou, China. 28th September 2017.

-Recent advances in Uniportal video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery. Invited speaker at 70th Annual meeting of Japanese Society of Thoracic Surgery. Sapporo, 27th September 2017

-Faculty at 10th Duke Masters of Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery: 1-Uniportal VATS lobectomy: state of the art. 2-Subxiphoid and non intubated resections. 3-Video session (Uniportal VATS main sleeve resection and Subxiphoid RUL combined with thymectomy). 4-Abnormal anatomy during Uniportal VATS resections Waldorf Astoria Hotel, Orlando (Florida, US). 21-23 September 2017

-Wetlab and experimental course in Uniportal VATS in Shanghai. Medtronic training center, Shanghai, China. 21 September 2017

-Director of September 2017 Uniportal VATS training course in Shanghai. Shanghai Pulmonary Hospital, Shanghai, China. 11-21 September 2017

-Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Chile with lectures and live surgery. Clinica Valparaiso y Hospital Eduardo Pereira, Valparaiso, Chile. 7-8 Septiembre 2017

-First internacional Uniportal VATS meeting in Bolivia: lectures, live surgery and wetlab. Hospital Petrolero Obrajes y Universidad de Loyola, La Paz (Bolivia), 3-4 September 2017

-Codirector International Symposium on Uniportal VATS (lectures,live surgery and wetlab) in Buenos Aires. Universidad Católica Argentina, Clinica San Camilo y Fundación Triada, Buenos Aires, Argentina. 23-25 Agosto 2017.

-Masterclass in Advanced Uniportal VATS in Sao Paolo: lectures and live surgery. Hospital Alemao Oswaldo Cruz, Sao Paolo, Brasil. 17-19 August 2017.

-The story of Uniportal VATS. Invited speaker at Youth forum of Chinese association of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery (CSTCVS). Inner Mongolia, 14 July 2017.

-Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Longhai: lectures and live surgery. The Longhai first hospital, Longhai, Fujian province (China). 8th July 2017

-Masterclass in uniportal VATS in Changchun: lectures and live surgery. The 1st Bethune Hospital of Jilin University. Changchun, China. 7th July 2017

-Director of International Uniportal VATS symposium-Live surgery-Wetlab. Coruña University Hospital, Coruña, Spain. 26-27th June 2017.

-My Journey to Uniportal VATS. Invited speaker to korean meeting: Emerging issues in thoracic surgery: non intubated and uniportal VATS. Seoul St Mary Hospital, Seoul, South Korea. 23 June 2017.

-1-Uniportal VATS: right approach. 2-Uniportal VATS lymph node dissection. Invited speaker at 1st Uniportal VATS Thai Uniportal VATS masterclass workshop-live surgery and wetlab. Chulalongkorn Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand. 5-6 June 2017.

-The shanghai Pulmonary Hospital experience: more than huge numbers. Invited speaker at European conference on Thoracic surgery (ESTS). Innsbruck, Austria, 31 May 2017

- Abnormal variations of anatomy during VATS resections. Invited speaker at Jiangyin conference on thoracic surgery. Wyndham grand hotel, Jiangyin, 20 May 2017

-1-Subxiphoid and subcostal resections. 2-Surgery of the complex hilum of the lung. XX congress of brazilian society of thoracic surgery. Rio de Janeiro. 5 May 2017

-1 Uniportal VATS lobectomy and segmentectomy. 2-management of complications by VATS. 2-VATS mediastinal tumors. Precongress course at XX congress of brazilian society of thoracic surgery. Rio de Janeiro. 3 May 2017

-Moderator during live surgery transmission from Shanghai. Precogress course at XX congress of braziliand society of thoracic surgery. Rio de Janeiro. 3 May 2017

-Abnormal variations of anatomy during VATS resections. Invited speaker at Weihai forum on minimally invasive surgery. Weihai, Shandong province (China). 15th April 2017

-Director of April Uniportal VATS training program. Shanghai pulmonary Hospital. Shanghai, China. 10-21 April 2017

-Masterclass on uniportal VATS : lectures, wetlab and live transmission. European surgical institute (ESI). Hamburg, Germany. 5-7 April 2017

-Codirector of 5th Single port Asian Meeting: lectures, live surgery and wetlab. Shanghai Pulmonary Hospital, Tongji University. 17-19 March 2017.

-Wetlab from IRCAD Taiwan center. Taiwan. 11 March 201

-Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Taiwan: lectures and live surgery. Taichung Armed Forces General hospital, Taichung, Taiwan. 10 March 2017

-First masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Sweeden: lectures and live surgery. Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweeden. 6-7 March 2017

-4th International Uniportal VATS course in Berlin: lectures, live surgery and wetlab. Charité University hospital, Berlin. Germany. 2-4 March 2017

-First Uniportal VATS course in Ecuador: lectures and live surgery. Luis Vernaza Hospital, Guayaquil, Ecuador. 23-24 February 2017

-3rd Uniportal VATS symposium in Egypt: lectures and live surgery. Assiut Heart University Hospital, Assiut, Egypt. 21 February 2017

-Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Jordania: lectures and live surgery. King Hussein Cancer Center (KHCC), Amman, Jordania. 18th February 2017

-First Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Kuwait. Chest disease hospital, Kuwait City, Kuwait. 15-16 February 2016

-Masterclass in Uniportal VATS: lectures and live surgeries. St Jansdal hospital Harderwijk, Amsterdam (Holland). 13-14 February 2016

-Teaching uniportal VATS around the world. International Congress of medical students, Pamplona, Spain. 11th February 2016

-Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Tyumen: live surgery and lectures. Tyumen number 1 cancer center, Tyumen, Siberia. 8th-9th February 2017

-First Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Buenos aires: lectures and live surgery. Clinicas University Hospital, Buenos Aires (Argentina). 2nd February 2017

-Masterclass on Uniportal VATS in Chongqing: lecture and live surgery. The First affiliated hospital of Chongqing medical University, Chongqing, China. 15th January 2017

-Second Masterclass in uniportal VATS in Oslo (lectures and live surgery): 2 uniportal VATS left upper lobectomies. Ullevaal University Hospital, Oslo, Norway. 19th December 2016

-The story of Uniportal VATS: from open surgery to a single incision. Conference at Taichung Armed forces General hospital, Taichung, Taiwan. 17th December 2016.

-Recent advances in Uniportal VATS. Invited speaker at 2016 Alishan International Lung Cancer fórum. Chang Gung Memorial hospital, Chiayi, Taiwan, 17th December 2016

-First Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Belgium (live surgery and cadaveric surgery workshop). Gent University Hospital, Gent, Belgium. 13-14 December 2016

-First Masterclass on Uniportal VATS in Greece: lectures and live surgery. Airforce General Hospital, Athens, Greece. 8-9 December 2016

-Small is beatiful: uniportal VATS. Invited speaker at 17th IASLC World Conference on Lung Cancer (WCLC), Viena, Austria, 6 December 2016

-Director of November Uniportal VATS training program at Shanghai Pulmonary Hospital. Shanghai Pulmonary Hospital, Shanghai (China). From 14-25 November 2016

-1- MITS in the next 5 years. 2-Teaching VATS around the world. 3-How to produce a surgical video. Invited speaker at 3rd International conference of ATEP. Shanghai, China, 12-13 November 2016

-Faculty during 1st Asia Pacific advanced and novel approaches to VATS workshop (lectures and wetlab). Faculty of medicine, Prince of wales hospital, Hong kong. 10-11 November 2016

-Director Uniportal VATS masterclass-wetlab and live surgery. European center of innovation, ESI. Hamburg, 2-4 November 2016

-Lecture: Uniportal VATS surgery. Hands on: Uniportal surgery in biotexture simulator. ISMICS Winter workshop, Kyoto, Japan. 28-29th October 2016

-Abnormal variations of anatomy during VATS procedures. Invited speaker at National Continuing medical education forum on General thoracic surgery, Shanghai Pulmonary Hospital, Shaghai. 21-22th October 2016

-Director of October Uniportal VATS training program at Shanghai Pulmonary Hospital. Shanghai Pulmonary Hospital, Shanghai (China). From 17-28 October 2016

-Co-director International Symposium on VATS. Royal Collegue of physicians, London, UK. 14-15th October 2016

-Masterclass in Uniportal VATS-live surgery in Rome. Gemelli Policlinic Hospital, 12-13th October 2016. Rome, Italy

-First Masterclass in Uniportal VATS-live surgery in Austria. AKH University Hospital, 10-11th October 2016, Viena, Austria

-First thoracoscopic course and Masterclass in Uniportal VATS-live surgery in Iran. Erfan Hospital, 6-8th October 2016. Teheran, Iran

-Beyond conventional VATS procedures: Masters of Uniportal VATS (residents luncheon session). 30th Annual meeting of European Association of Cardiothoracic Surgery (EACTS). Barcelona 3rd October 2016

-Uniportal VATS sleeve resections. Invited speaker at Techno collegue, 30th Annual meeting of European Association of Cardiothoracic Surgery (EACTS). Barcelona 1st October 2016.

-Recent advances in uniportal VATS. Invited speaker at 2016 China-Italy forum on lung cancer. 25th September 2016. Beijing international convention center, Beijing, China

-Bleeding control by Uniportal VATS. Invited speaker and codirector of International Symposium on complications in general thoracic surgery-Sino Europe summit 2016. Shanghai Pulmonary Hospital, 24th September 2016. Shanghai, China

-Director of September Uniportal VATS training program at Shanghai Pulmonary Hospital. Shanghai Pulmonary Hospital, Shanghai (China). From 19-30 September 2016

-1- Subxiphoid uniportal resections. 2-Three ports, two ports, one port, No ETT. Invited speaker and faculty at 9th Duke Masters of Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery course, Orlando, US. 16-17 September 2016

-Co-director del Curso internacional de videotoracoscopia uniportal con cirugía en directo. Instituto Nacional de Enfermedades Neoplásicas (INEN), Lima, Perú. 13-14 Septiembre 2016

-Director internacional del 2ºcurso uniportal VATS del Perú (wetlab y cirugia en directo). Auditorio municipal de Cuzco y centro experimental, Cuzco (Perú). 7-9 Septiembre 2016

-First Masterclass in uniportal VATS in Namibia (lectures and live surgery): from thoracotomy to uniportal VATS. School University of Windhoek and Windhoek central hospital. Windhoek, Namibia. 22-23 August 2016.

-1-The story of Uniportal VATS.2-Subxiphoid uniportal major pulmonary resections: where is the limit? 3-Video-assisted thoracoscopic mediastinal resections. Invited speaker at South African association of thoracic surgery (SATS) annual meeting. Johannesburg. South Africa. 19-20th August 2016

-Uniportal VATS Wetlab in Pretoria (pig model). Onderstepoort veterinary hospital, Pretoria, South Africa. 18th August 2016

- The advanced instrumentation in VATS: less is more. Invited speaker at the 8th West China Forum on Mini-invasive Thoracic Surgery, Kunming, Yunnan Province (China), 14 August 2016

-Official Establishment os Asian Society of Thoracic Surgery (ASTS)-Cofounder among 15 members. Second Consultative Meeting on Asian Cooperation in Thoracic Surgery, Beijing, China, 31 July 2016

-Development of minimally invasive thoracic surgery in Europe and Asia. Invited speaker at Pan-Asian forum on cooperation in thoracic surgery, Beijing, China. 30th July 2016.

-Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Lisbon: lectures and live surgery (2 non intubated uniportal VATS lobectomies). Hospital Santa Maria, Lisbon, Portugal. 22 July 2016

-Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Sao Paolo: Lectures and live surgery (2 uniportal VATS lobectomies). Hospital Alemao Oswaldo Cruz, Sao Paolo, Brasil. 11-12th July 2016

-Masterclass en Uniportal VATS en Mexico: sesiones teóricas, cirugía en directo y cirugía experimental. Instituto Nacional de Enfermedades Respiratorias (INER), Ciudad de Mexico, Mexico. 13-15 Julio 2016

-Cirugía VATS de resección en manguito: es posible?. X Congreso de la Asociación latinoamericana de torax (ALAT). Santiago de Chile, Chile. 7 Julio 2016

-Control toracoscópico de sangrado por puerto único. X Congreso de la Asociación latinoamericana de torax (ALAT). Santiago de Chile, Chile. 9 Julio 2016

-Masterclass en Uniportal VATS en Chile: sesiones teóricas y cirugía experimental. Universidad la Católica, Santiago de Chile, Chile. 6 de Julio 2016

-Masterclass in Uniportal VATS in Sao Paolo: Lectures and live surgery (2 uniportal VATS lobectomies). Hospital Alemao Oswaldo Cruz, Sao Paolo, Brasil. 11-12th July 2016

-Masterclass en Uniportal VATS en Mexico: sesiones teóricas, cirugía en directo y cirugía experimental. Instituto Nacional de Enfermedades Respiratorias (INER), Ciudad de Mexico, Mexico. 13-15 Julio 2016

-Masterclass in uniportal VATS: Live surgery from Hefei city (3 complex uniportal VATS major resections). Anhui Chest Hospital, Hefei (China). 18th June 2016

-What is really difficult in thoracoscopic lobectomy?Invited speaker at VI International Congress «Current trends of modern cardiothoracic surgery», St Petesbourg, Russia. 11th June 2016

-Masterclass on uniportal VATS in Poland. Pulmonary Hospital, Zakopane (Poland). 6-7th June 2016

-Faculty on wetlab (28th May), member of Asian team on masters cup (29th May), and hands on session (1st June) during ESTS 2016 annual meeting European Conference on Thoracic Surgery. Naples, Italy. 29May-1st July 2016

-Director of Advanced course on Uniportal VATS major pulmonary resections. Centro tecnologico de formación y CHUAC. 25-27th May 2016. Coruña, Spain

-Director of International course on advanced uniportal VATS (wetlab-live surgery). Centro tecnologico de formación y CHUAC. 11-13th May 2016. Coruña, Spain

-Masterclass on Uniportal VATS: lectures and live surgery. Oslo universitetssykehus hospital. 8th-9th May 2016. Oslo, Norway

-Direction of V Congress of the spanish society of thoracic surgery (SECT). Ayre Hotel Astoria Palace. Valencia. 4-6th May 2016

-2) Bleeding control by uniportal VATS. Invited speaker at Royal Australasian colleague of surgeons annual meeting. 3th May 2016. Brisbane, Australia

-1) Non intubated VATS major pulmonary resections. -Masterclass on bronchovascular, tracheal and carinal uniportal VATS procedures. Royal Australasian colleague of surgeons annual meeting. 3th May 2016. Brisbane, Australia

-Director Uniportal VATS training program at Shanghai Pulmonary Hospital (April 2016). Shanghai Pulmonary Hospital, Shanghai, China. From 18-29 January 2016

-Recent advances in minimally invasive thoracoscopic surgery. Invited speaker at workshop on single port VATS for Japanese association of Thoracoscopic surgery. Osaka, Japan. 15th April 2016

-Uniportal VATS lobectomy. Invited speaker during 116th Annual congress of Japanese Surgical Society. Osaka, Japan. 14th April 2016

1-Teaching and training VATS in Europe, 2-Basic principles of Sleeve VATS resections. Invited speaker and live surgery during 4th Asian Single Port VATS symposium. 9-10 April 2016. Taipei, Taiwan

1-Uniportal VATS vs Conventional lobectomy (PRO) and 2-Non intubated VATS: surgeons view. Invited speaker and live surgery during the 1st Eastern European Joint meeting of thoracic anesthesiologist and surgeons , Split, 6-8 April 2016

-Uniportal workshop and Live surgery from Haifa (RUL and LUL), Beer Sheva (LLL and ML) and Jerusalem (S1 and Bilobectomy). Rambam Hospital, Haifa (22h March), Soroka Medical Center, Beer Sheva (23th March), Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem (24th March). Israe

-Director of 3rd International Uniportal VATS Course-Live surgery and wetlab: from basics to advanced surgery. Charité University Hospital, 16-18 March 2016. Berlin, Germany

-Director of Masterclass on Uniportal VATS-live surgery from Taiwan. National Taiwan University Hospital (Theorical session) and Triservice General Hospital (Surgery). 13-14th March 2016. Taipei, Taiwan

-Professor at Commisioned HK workshop-wetlab on minimally invasive surgery. Prince of Wales hospital, Hong Kong University. 10-11th March 2016, Hong Kong

-Professor at IRCAD advanced course on thoracoscopic surgery (theory and wetlab). IRCAD center, Estrasbourg (France). 3-5 March 2016

- Masterclass in Uniportal VATS-Live surgery (Non intubated VATS left upper lobectomy). Hospital Santa Maria, 29th February 2016. Lisbon, Portuga

- Codirector of 1st Uniportal VATS course in Egypt. Assiut Heart University Hospital, 25th February 2016, Assiut, Egypt.

-Evolution from conventional VATS to Uniportal: an update. Jordanian Society of Thoracic surgery meeting. 22th February 2016, Amman Jordan

-Complications in video-assisted thoracic surgery. Saudi Society of Thoracic Surgery meeting. 21st February 2016, Riyadh ,Saudi Arabia.

-First Uniportal Experimental Course-wetlab in Saudi Arabia. King Faisal Research Center, 20th February 2016, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

-Primer curso Uniportal VATS en Cuba. Centro de Investigaciones Medico-Quirúrgicas (CIMEQ), La Habana, Cuba. 9-10 Febrero 2016.

-1st Uniportal VATS course in Holland (first non intubated uniportal VATS lobectomy in the country). St Jansdal hospital Harderwijk, Amsterdam (Holland). 4-5 February 2016

-Director Uniportal VATS training program at Shanghai Pulmonary Hospital (January 2016). Shanghai Pulmonary Hospital, Shanghai, China. From 11-22 January 2016

-Co-director of 1st Uniportal VATS course in Saudi Arabia-live surgery (uniportal VATS complex sleeve lobectomy). King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, KSA. 18-19 December 2015.

-Director of 1st International course on tubeless and advanced VATS lobectomy techniques-live surgery. 1st Affiliated Hospital of Guanzhou Medical University. 7-11 December, Guangzhou (China)

-Cutting edge techniques of Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery: Single-port VATS MITSInvited speaker at 2nd Asia Thoracoscopic Surgery Education Program (ATEP). 4-5 December 2015. Seoul, Korea

-Masterclass in Non intubated Uniportal VATS and live surgery. Hospital of Lithuanian University of Health Sciences, Kaunas Clinics. 23rd November 2015

-2- Uniportal VATS for locally advanced tumors. Invited speaker at 3rd International Symposium Oncoclinicas. Sao Paolo, Brasil. 21th November 2015

-1-VATS uniportal–advantages of the technique identified along 5 years of experiences.

-10 razones para elegir la cirugía por puerto único. Invited speaker at 23rd congress of the Asociación Iberoamericana de cirugia torácica (AIACT). Barcelona. 20th November 2015

-Uniportal VATS lobectomy: my view. Invited speaker at third International Join meeting on thoracic surgery. Barcelona, 18th November 2015

-Masterclass and Live surgery from Manila: Uniportal VATS left lower lobectomy. Lung Center of the Philippines. Manila. 16th November 2015

-2-VATS lobectomy: Evolution from Conventional VATS to uniportal. Invited speaker at Annual meeting of Association of Thoracic and Cardiovascular surgeons in Asia (ATCSA). Cebú (Philippines). 14th-15th November 2015

-1-Uniportal VATS for complex intrathoracic procedures. 

-2-Training the practicing thoracic surgeonInvited speaker at pre congress of the Annual meeting of Association of Thoracic and Cardiovascular surgeons in Asia (ATCSA). Cebú (Philippines). 12th November 2015

-1-Uniportal VATS intrapericardial pneumonectomy. 

-VATS for complex resections and reconstructive techniques. Invited speaker at Shandong Minimally invasive thoracic symposium, Weihai city hospital, 7th November 2015. China. Live surgery from Weihai City, Shandong province (1 uniportal VATS lobectomy and 2 segmentectomies)

-Uniportal VATS sleeve resections. Invited speaker at anual meeting of Polish Society of Lung cancer. Warsaw (Poland). 5-6th November 2015

-Faculty at International Symposium of Lung and esophageal surgery (Hands-on fresh frozen cadavers). Miami Anatomical Research Center, Miami, US. 2-3 November 2015

-Uniportal VATS sleeve procedures. Invited speaker at Conference on Minimally Invasive Surgery, Affiliated Hospital of Nantong University, 31th October 2015. Live surgery and conference from Nantong (China)

-Uniportal VATS: tips and tricks. Invited speaker at 2015 Xiang forum on Minimally Invasive thoracic surgery,Urumqi, China. 25th October 2015. Live surgery from Urumqi (China): Uniportal VATS Right upper lobectomy

-Co-director Uniportal VATS training program at Shanghai Pulmonary Hospital (October). Shanghai Pulmonary Hospital, Shanghai, China. From 19-30 October 2015

-Uniportal VATS for locally advanced tumors. Shanghai international conference on thoracic surgery. Shanghai, China. 23th October 2015

-VATS sleeve resections and reconstructive procedures. Invited speaker at 2015 Xiang forum on Minimally Invasive thoracic surgery,Urumqi, China. 25th October 2015

-Management of Complications by VATS. Invited speaker at II International Cambridge VATS symposium. Madingley Hall, Cambridge University, UK. 16th October 2015

-Non intubated VATS major pulmonary resections: tricks and tips. Invited speaker at II International Cambridge VATS symposium. Madingley Hall, Cambridge University, UK. 16th October 2015.

-Co-director II International Cambridge VATS symposium. Madingley Hall, Cambridge University, UK. 16-17 October 2015

-Live Surgery from Riyadh (first uniportal VATS major and minor procedures in Saudi Arabia). King Saud Medical City, Shemaisi (KSMC) on 11th October and National Guard Hospital on 13th October 2016. Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

-Uniportal Video-assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery: state of the art. Invited speaker at Saudi Arabian Thoracic Surgery Club meeting. Riyadh ,Saudi Arabia. 10th October 2015

-Minimally invasive extensive resection: pro. Invited speaker at 29th Annual meeting of European Association of Thoracic Surgery. Pro and co debates. Amsterdam, the Netherlands, 5th October 2015

-Uniportal approach and awake VATS lobectomy. Invited speaker at 29th Annual meeting of European Association of Thoracic Surgery. Minimally Invasive surgery for lung cancer: up to date. Amsterdam, the Netherlands, 5th October 2015

-Uniportal Video-assisted thoracic surgery. Invited speaker at 29th Annual meeting of European Association of Thoracic Surgery. Nursing techno-college. Amsterdam, the Netherlands, 4th October 2015

-Cirugía pulmonar en respiración espontánea: El futuro?. Invited speaker at Neumoforo UNAR III. Complutense University of Madrid. 3 October 2015

-Direction and organization of international workshop on uniportal VATS-wetlab and live surgery. Acibadem University, Istambul (Turkey). 30th September-2nd October 2015

-Faculty at 8th Duke Masters of Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery. Waldorf Astoria Hotel, Orlando (Florida, US). 25-26 Septiembre 2016.

-Evolución de la cirugía torácica mínimamente invasiva al single port. Ponente invitado por la Asociación Costarricense de neumología y cirugía torácica.16 Septiembre 2015. Colegio de Médicos, San Jose (Costa Rica)

-Primera resección pulmonar sin intubación en centro América. Cirugía en directo en San José (Costa Rica): 3 cirugías uniportales. Hospital Rafael Angel Calderón Guardia, San José (Costa Rica). 18 Septiembre 2015

-Primer curso integral de Uniportal VATS en Perú. Curso teórico, cirugía en directo y wetlab. Hospital III Daniel Alcides Carrión y Universidad privada de Tacna. Tacna (Perú). 21-22 Septiembre 2015

-VATS lobectomy in non-intubated patients: PRO. Invited speaker at V international congress "Current trends of modern cardio-thoracic surgery". St Petersburg (Russia). 25th June 2015.

-Uniportal VATS lobectomyInvited speaker at Annual meeting of South African Thoracic Society. 8th August 2015. Capet Town, South Africa

-Organization and direction of VATS masterclass: 2 days (Lectures and wetlab). Tygerberg hospital animal lab. Cape Town, south Africa, 6-7 August 2015.

-Live surgery from Cape Town, Durban and Pretoria (first uniportal VATS lobectomies performed in African continent). Tygerberg hospital (Cape Town), Albert Luthuli Hospital (Durban), Steve Biko hospital (Pretoria) and George Mukhari Hospital (Pretoria). 11-12-13 August 2015. South Africa.

-1-Bronchoplasty and vascular reconstruction by VATS. 2-Uniportal VATS lobectomy: state of the art. 3-Non-intubated VATS major pulmonary resections. Ponente invitado en el curso precongreso del XIX Congreso de la Sociedad Brasileña de Cirugía Torácica. Fortaleza (Brasil), 27 de Mayo 2015

-1-Complex resections by VATS: where is the limit. 2-Uniportal VATS: state of the art. Ponente invitado en el XIX Congreso de la Sociedad Brasileña de Cirugía Torácica. Fortaleza (Brasil), 29 de Mayo 2015.

-Tomada de decisão em videocirurgia: da indicação a complicação. Café com Professor (Dr Mckenna and Gonzalez Rivas). XIX Congreso de la Sociedad Brasileña de Cirugía Torácica. Fortaleza (Brasil), 29 de Mayo 2015

-VATS lobectomy: this is the optimal access (Uniportal approach)Invited speaker at Breakfast session, 23rd General conference on Thoracic Surgery (ESTS). 2th June 2015. Lisbon (Portugal)

-How do I do it? Uniportal VATS lobectomy: from start to finish. Invited speaker at 2nd CEE thoracic meeting. Prague (Czech Republic). 24th June 2015

-Latest technological solutions for vessel dissection and resection: early experience in uniportal VATS lobectomy. Invited speaker. Societá Italiana di Chirurgia Toracica (SICT). Palermo, 8th May 2015.

-Abordagem minimamente invasivo de mediastino. Invited speaker. 8º Congresso da Sociedade Portuguesa de Cirurgia Minimamente Invasiva. Viana do Castelo. 21-23 Mayo 2015

-Professor in the video-assisted thoracoscopic course at CCI Istanbul. Covidien Center of Innovation, Istanbul (Turkey). 14-15th April 2015

-Live surgery from Naples: Uniportal VATS left upper lobectomy. Monaldi Hospital, Napoles (Italy) CORSO DI CHIRURGIA TORACICA VIDEOASSISTITA E ROBOTICA. 24 Abril 2015.

-Live surgery from Lisbon: First Non-intubated VATS lobectomy in Portugal. Hospital Santa Maria, Lisbon. 1st May 2015

-Organizer of VI congreso nacional de la Sociedad Española de Cirugía Torácica. Sevilla, 13-15 Mayo 2015

-Faculty at 3rd Asian Masters of Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery. Shanghai (China), 16-17th May 2015

-Live surgery from Fortaleza: First non-intubated VATS major pulmonary resection performed in Brasil. Hospital Messejana, Fortaleza. Curso precongreso Congreso nacional sociedad brasileña cirugía torácica. 27 Mayo 2015

-Live surgery from Berlin (first time in ISMICS): Uniportal VATS right upper and left upper lobectomy. XV annual meeting of International Society of Minimally Invasive cardiothoracic surgery. Charite hospital, Berlin (Germany), 3rd June 2015

-Director and organizer of the IX International workshop on Uniportal VATS. Centro tecnológico de formación. 4-5 Junio, 2015. La Coruña

-Organization of Uniportal VATS training program at Shanghai Pulmonary Hospital. Shanghai Pulmonary Hospital (China). 8-19th June 2015

-First non intubated VATS lobectomy performed in St Petesburgo (live surgery). Institute on Phthisiopneumology, St Petesbourg (Russia). 25th June 2015

-Uniportal VATS lobectomy/segmentectomy: Morbidity and long term resultsInvited speaker at ELCC 2015 European Lung Cancer Conference. Geneve (Switzerland). 16th April 2015

-VATS lobectomy uniportale. Inivited speaker at V CORSO DI CHIRURGIA TORACICA VIDEOASSISTITA E ROBOTICA. 23-24 April 2015. Naples, Ital

-Lobectomy-sleeve and trouble shooting in VATS. 3rd Asian Single Port VATS Symposium & Live Surgery 2015. Hong Kong, 26-27th March 2015

-Director of Uniportal VATS training program at Shanghai Pulmonary Hospital. Shanghai Pulmonary Hospital, Shanghai (China). From 9th-20th March 2015

-First Non intubated VATS lobectomy in Hong Kong. Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong. 26th March 2015

-First Uniportal VATS lobectomy performed in Hungary (live surgery). National institute of Oncology, Budapest (Hungary). 30th March 2015

-Professor at IRCAD advanced course on thoracoscopic surgery (theory and wetlab). IRCAD center, Estrasbourg (France). 5-7 February 2015

-Co-director of 2nd International Symposium on Uniportal VATS-wetlab-live surgery. Charité Hospital, Berlin (Germany), 19-21 February 2015

-Invited speaker at 7th advanced VATS course in Leeds (including live surgery). St James University Hospital, Leeds (UK), 25-26 February 2015

-Uniportal VATS lobectomy in non intubated patientsInvited speaker at 51st annual meeting of Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS), San Diego (CA), 24th January 2015

-Direction of International course advanced Uniportal VATS. Centro tecnológico de formación. La Coruña. 17-19 Diciembre 2014

-Recent advances in Uniportal VATS. Invited speaker at International Conference on Minimal invasive Surgery. Chang Gung memorial hospital. Taipei (Taiwan). 13th December 2014

-VATS Masterclass in Kazan: first non intubated VATS lobectomy in Russia (2 cases). Advanced Medical Technology Education Center. Kazan (Russia). 10-11 December 2014

- Professor in the video-assisted thoracoscopic course at CCI Istanbul. Covidien Center of Innovation, Istanbul (Turkey). 2-3rd December 2014

-Advanced Techniques in Single Port VATS. Invited speaker at First Chinese single port international VATS symposium cum. Shenzhen, China. 27-28th November 2014

-VATS lobectomy: uniportal approach - how to do it? Interactive sessions with participantsInvited speaker at Cambridge International VATS symposium (UK). 21-22th November 2014

-Director of Uniportal VATS training program at Shanghai Pulmonary Hospital. Shanghai Pulmonary Hospital, Shanghai (China). From 8th October to 12th November 2014

-Masterclass on uniportal VATS and Live surgery from Udine (Italy): single port VATS right lower lobectomy. Convegno La Chirurgia mininvasiva nelle resezione polmonari maggiori. Udine, 20th November 2014.

-Live surgery from Papworth Hospital: Non intubated uniportal VATS RUL (first case in UK). Cambridge International VATS symposium, Cambridge University, (UK). 22th November 2014

-Live surgery from Poland. 3 Uniportal VATS lobectomies. Kopernicus Hospital, Lodz, Poland. 24-25th November 2014.

-Masterclass in Non intubated Uniportal VATS: first non intubated VATS lobectomy in East Europe. Warsaw University Hospital, Poland. 26th November 2014.

-Live surgery during first chinese international single port Symposium ( uniportal VATS bilobectomy and uniportal VATS segmentectomy). The ShenZhen Baoan affliated Hospital of Southern Medical University. 28th November 2014. Shenzhen (China)

- Advanced Techniques in Single Port VATS. Invited speaker at First Chinese single port international VATS symposium cum. Shenzhen, China. 27-28th November 2014.

-Recent advances in Uniportal VATS. Invited speaker at International Conference on Minimal invasive Surgery. Chang Gung memorial hospital. Taipei (Taiwan). 13th December 2014

-VATS Masterclass in Kazan: first non intubated VATS lobectomy in Russia (2 cases). Advanced Medical Technology Education Center. Kazan (Russia). 10-11 December 2014

- Professor in the video-assisted thoracoscopic course at CCI Istanbul. Covidien Center of Innovation, Istanbul (Turkey). 2-3rd December 2014

-Advanced Techniques in Single Port VATS. Invited speaker at First Chinese single port international VATS symposium cum. Shenzhen, China. 27-28th November 2014.

-VATS lobectomy: uniportal approach - how to do it? Interactive sessions with participantsInvited speaker at Cambridge International VATS symposium (UK). 21-22th November 2014.

-Director of Uniportal VATS training program at Shanghai Pulmonary Hospital. Shanghai Pulmonary Hospital, Shanghai (China). From 8th October to 12th November 2014

-Masterclass on uniportal VATS and Live surgery from Udine (Italy): single port VATS right lower lobectomy. Convegno La Chirurgia mininvasiva nelle resezione polmonari maggiori. Udine, 20th November 2014.

-Live surgery from Papworth Hospital: Non intubated uniportal VATS RUL (first case in UK). Cambridge International VATS symposium, Cambridge University, (UK). 22th November 2014.

-Live surgery from Poland. 3 Uniportal VATS lobectomies. Kopernicus Hospital, Lodz, Poland. 24-25th November 2014.

-Masterclass in Non intubated Uniportal VATS: first non intubated VATS lobectomy in East Europe. Warsaw University Hospital, Poland. 26th November 2014.

-Live surgery during first chinese international single port Symposium ( uniportal VATS bilobectomy and uniportal VATS segmentectomy). The ShenZhen Baoan affliated Hospital of Southern Medical University. 28th November 2014. Shenzhen (China)

- Advanced Techniques in Single Port VATS. Invited speaker at First Chinese single port international VATS symposium cum. Shenzhen, China. 27-28th November 2014.

-Recent advances in Uniportal VATS. Invited speaker at International Conference on Minimal invasive Surgery. Chang Gung memorial hospital. Taipei (Taiwan). 13th December 2014

-Uniportal VATS lobectomy in non intubated patients. Invited speaker at 51st annual meeting of Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS), San Diego (CA), 24th January 2015.

- Uniportal VATS approach for diagnosis and treatment. Vesuvian international interactive course, Napoles, 11-12th September 2014

- Nuevas tendencias en cirugía del cáncer pulmonar. Ponente Invitado en el Congreso internacional de atención multidisciplinar del cáncer (80º aniversario del instituto Nacional de Cancerologia). Bogotá, Colombia. 25 Septiembre 2014.

-Geometry and technical aspects of Uniportal Video-assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery. Invited speaker at XIV Bulgarian national congress of Surgery. Sofia (Bulgary), 24th October 2014

- Uniportal VATS double sleeve procedures. Invited speaker at 17th National Continuing Educational medical forum on General Thoracic Surgery, Shanghai (China). 7th-8th November 2014

- VATS lobectomy: uniportal approach - how to do it? Interactive sessions with participants. Invited speaker at Cambridge International VATS symposium (UK). 21-22th November 2014.

-New frontiers in thoracic surgery: Non intubated uniportal VATS major pulmonary resections. Invited speaker at 34º Annual meeting of Italian Society of Thoracic Surgery. Naples (Italy) 3rd October 2014

-Director and organizer of the VII International workshop on VATS major pulmonary resections. Coruña experimental center. 1-2 September 2014. Coruña, Spain

-Faculty at 7th Duke Masters of Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery. Waldorf Astoria Hotel, Orlando, Florida (USA). 18-20 September 2014

-Difficult cases for single-port VATS: sleeve resections and non-intubated lobectomy. Invited speaker at IV international congress of cardiothoracic surgery, San Petesbourg (Russia), 28th June 2014

-Lobectomía: ¿Cuál es el mejor abordaje? videocirugia por puerto único. 9º congreso de la asociación latinoamericana del tórax (ALAT). Medellín, Colombia, 1 Agosto 2014

-Complex single port VATS resections and non intubated major surgeryXVII congreso medico-amazónico. Sociedad Norte-Nordeste de Cirugia Torácica. Belem do Pará, Brasil. 15th August 2014.

-Non intubated single port VATS major pulmonary resections. Sociedad Brasileña de videocirugía (SOBRACIL). Sao Paolo, 20th August 2014

-Uniportal VATS approach for diagnosis and treatment. Vesuvian international interactive course, Napoles, 11-12th September 2014

Nuevas tendencias en cirugía del cáncer pulmonar. Invited speaker at Congreso internacional de atención multidisciplinar del cáncer (80º aniversario del instituto Nacional de Cancerologia). Bogotá, Colombia. 25 Septiembre 2014.

-Video Session at ESTS. Chairman. European meeting of Thoracic surgery. 16th June 2014, Copenhaguen, Danmark.

-Uniportal Video-assisted thoracoscopic bronchial sleeve lobectomy and bronchoplasty: Initial experience. Diego Gonzalez-Rivas, E. Fieira, M. Delgado, M. De la Torre, R. Fernandez. Poster presentation. European meeting of Thoracic surgery. 16th June 2014, Copenhaguen, Danmark

-Uniportal video-assisted thoracoscopic major pulmonary resections: experience with 323 cases. Diego Gonzalez-Rivas, M. Delgado, E. Fieira, R. Fernandez, L. Mendez, M. De la Torre. Poster presentation. European meeting of Thoracic surgery. 16th June 2014, Copenhaguen, Danmark

-Dealing with challenges in access and mobilization by VATS. Invited speaker at technomeeting session. European meeting of Thoracic surgery (ESTS). 17th June 2014, Copenhaguen, Danmark.

-Mastering minimally invasive surgery : Single port VATS lobectomy. Invited speaker. AATS/STS General Thoracic Surgery Symposium. 94th annual meeting of American Association of Thoracic Surgery. 27th April 2014. Toronto, Canada

-Uniportal VATS sleeve lobectomyCurso precongreso. Sociedad española de cirugía torácica (SECT), Madrid, 21 Mayo 2014

-Single-port video-assisted thoracoscopic anatomic segmentectomy. Invited speaker at 14th annual meeting of International Society of Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic Surgery. Boston (US), 29th May 2014

-Single port VATS lobectomyInvited speaker at international course in robotic and VATS surgery in thoracic oncology. Milan, 12th May 2014.

-VATS mediastinal lymph node dissection. Invited speaker at international course in robotic and VATS surgery in thoracic oncology. Milan, 12th May 2014

-Uniportal resection in lung cancer. Invited speaker at VI national lung cancer congress, 9 May 2014, Antalia, Turkey

-How new technology helps during uniportal VATS resections? Invited speaker at Satellite symposium. VI national lung cancer congress, 10 May 2014. Antalia, Turkey

-VATS lobectomy: surgical evolution from conventional vats to uniportal approach. Invited speaker at 2nd Asian Single port VATS symposium wetlab. 19-20 April 2014. Daejon, Korea

-Is uniportal VATS a feasible approach for advanced stages of lung cancer?. Invited speaker at 2nd Asian Single port VATS symposium wetlab. 19-20 April 2014. Daejon, Korea

-Chairman at session Thoracoscopic lobectomies : How I do it . Main technical steps and tricks with different standpoints. Advanced course of video-assisted and thoracoscopic procedures. IRCAD center, Taiwan. 16-18th April 2014

-Chairman at session:Technologies for advanced thoracoscopic procedures. Advanced course of video-assisted and thoracoscopic procedures. IRCAD center, Taiwan. 16-18th April 2014

-Professor on wetlab at advanced course of video-assisted and thoracoscopic procedures. IRCAD experimental center, Taiwan. 16-18th April 2014

-Professor on wetlab at 2nd Asian Single port VATS symposium. Covidien training center. 20th April 2014. Daejon, Korea

-Mastering minimally invasive surgery : Single port VATS lobectomy. Invited speaker. AATS/STS General Thoracic Surgery Symposium. 94th annual meeting of American Association of Thoracic Surgery. 27th April 2014. Toronto, Canada

-VATS: one name - different approaches. Single port technique. Invited speaker at Advanced course of video-assisted and thoracoscopic procedures. IRCAD center, Taiwan. 16-18th April 2014

-Technical aspects of uniportal video-assisted thoracoscopic lobectomy. Invited speaker at 2nd Asian Single port VATS symposium wetlab. 19-20 April 2014. Daejon, Korea

-Mediastinal Lymph node dissection. Invited speaker at 2nd Asian Single port VATS symposium wetlab. 19-20 April 2014. Daejon, Korea

-VATS lobectomy: surgical evolution from conventional vats to uniportal approach. Invited speaker at 2nd Asian Single port VATS symposium wetlab. 19-20 April 2014. Daejon, Korea

-Is uniportal VATS a feasible approach for advanced stages of lung cancer?. Invited speaker at 2nd Asian Single port VATS symposium wetlab. 19-20 April 2014. Daejon, Korea

-Innovative techniques in thoracic surgery. Invited speaker at 17th annual congress of Turkish Thoracic society. Antalya, 2-6 April 2014

-Uniportal VATS for advanced procedures in 2024?. Invited speaker at VI annual meeting Generation Thorax. Paris, France. 28-29 March 2014

-Lobectomia VATS de portal único. Invited Speaker at VI simposium internacional de videocirugia avanzada (SIVA). 20-22 March 2014. Porto Alegre (Brasil)

-Abordaje mediante uniportal VATS: cuando y como?. Invited speaker at I Simposium de videotoracoscopia. Hospital nuestra casa de la Misericordia. 21 March 2014. Porto Alegre (Brasil)

-The benefits of tristaple for uniportal VATS lobectomy and how to do it (Lunch Symposium)Invited speaker at annual meeting of Taiwan association of Thoracic and Cardiovascular surgery. VG Hospital, Taipei (Taiwan). 15th February 2014.

-Is the Uniportal thoracoscopic approach a feasible approach for advanced cases?. Invited speaker at annual meeting of Taiwan association of Thoracic and Cardiovascular surgery. VG Hospital, Taipei (Taiwan). 15th February 2014.

-Director, organizer and faculty of International symposium on Uniportal VATS-wetlab and live surgery (live streaming worldwide). www.livethoracic.com. Coruña University Hospital and Centro tecnológico de formación. 26-27-28 February 2014. Coruña, Spain.

-Professor at ESTS School of Surgery: Minimally Invasive Surgery for lung diseases, diaphragm dysfunction and thoracic trauma. European Society of Thoracic Surgery. Elancourt center, Paris. 10-11 February 2014

-Approaches in minimally invasive thoracic surgery: thoracotomy vs VATS vs single-port vs robotics. Invited speaker at 50th Annual meeting of Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS). Orlando, Florida, 26th January 2014

-Uniportal Video-assisted thoracoscopic anatomic segmentectomy. Invited speaker at 4th Asia-pacific Minimally Invasive Thoracic surgery conference. 14th December 2013. Guanzhou, China.

-Geometry of Uniportal VATS. Invited speaker at 4th Asia-pacific Minimally Invasive Thoracic surgery conference. 15th December 2013. Guanzhou, China

-Linfadenectomia mediastinal. Invited speaker at VI Simpósio Internacional de Cirurgia Minimamente Invasiva do Tórax 28 Noviembre 2013. Salvador de Bahia, Brasil

-Como evitar accidentes y como hacer. Invited speaker at VI Simpósio Internacional de Cirurgia Minimamente Invasiva do Tórax 28 Noviembre 2013. Salvador de Bahia, Brasil

-Como transicionar a lobectomia uniportal. Invited speaker at VI Simpósio Internacional de Cirurgia Minimamente Invasiva do Tórax 28 Noviembre 2013. Salvador de Bahia, Brasil

-Single port thoracoscopic major pulmonary resections. Invited speaker at Uniportal VATS Masterclass at Suat Seren Gogus Hastaliklari Hospital, Izmir (Turkey), 8th November, 2013

-Uniportal VATS major pulmonary resections: learning curve and advanced casesInvited speaker.16th Forum on general thoracic surgery. Shangai (China), 18-19 October 2013

-Video-assisted approach to thoracic surgery-Novel techniques and applications. Invited speaker. 27th annual meeting of the European Association for Cardiothoracic Surgery (EACTS). Vienna, 5th October 2013

-Uniportal VATS technique: learning curve and management of advanced cases. Invited speaker. National Romanian conference on Thoracic Surgery. Cluj Napoca. Transilvania. 4th October 2013

-Controversies in the Management of Stage I NSCLC session. Moderator. Duke Masters of Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery. Orlando, Florida (USA). 19-21 Sept 2013

-Uniportal thoracoscopic lobectomy for advanced disease. Invited Faculty and Moderator. Duke Masters of Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery. Orlando, Florida (USA). 19-21 Sept 2013

-Thoracoscopic Mediastinal Lymph Node Dissection. Invited Faculty and Moderator. Duke Masters of Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery. Orlando, Florida (USA). 19-21 Sept 2013

-VATS for Mediastinal Masses. Invited Faculty and Moderator. Duke Masters of Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery. Orlando, Florida (USA). 19-21 Sept 2013

-Faculty and moderator at "Duke´s Masters of Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery". Waldorf Astoria, Orlando, Florida (USA). 19-21th September 2013

-Uniportal VATS approach for advanced lung cancer. Invited speaker and moderator. World Congress of Cardiothoracic Surgeons. 12-15 September 2013. Split, Croatia.

-Summit in advanced thoracoscopic surgery. Chairman. Bogotá, Colombia. 24 Agosto 2013.

-Director and organizer of II workshop-wetlab and live surgery on uniportal VATS. Centro tecnológico de formación y hospital de la Coruña.20-22 Marzo 2013. Coruña, Spain.

-Professor at ESTS School of Surgery: Thoracoscopic approach to lung, pleural and mediastinal diseases. European Society of Thoracic Surgery. Elancourt, Paris. 11-12 Febrero 2013.

-Single-port VATS major resections: three year´s experience and long-term resultsInvited speaker at Russian "Third International Cardiothoracic meeting". Saint Petesbourg, Russia. 28-30th 2013

-Is Uniportal thoracoscopic surgery a feasible approach for advanced stages of non-small cell lung cancer? VATS anatomical resection session. ESTS (Congreso Europeo de Cirugía Torácica). 28th June 2013. Birmingam. UK

-Uniportal video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery: Experience with 471 cases. VATS anatomical resection session. ESTS (Congreso Europeo de Cirugía Torácica). 28th June 2013. Birmingam. UK

-Multiport, Uniportal, Robotic assisted and open techniques in thoracic surgery. Surgeon´s choice or evidence based choice. Invited session: Techno meeting, ESTS (Congreso Europeo de Cirugía Torácica). 28th June 2013. Birmingam. UK

-Chairman of European Itinerant expert courses ESTS 2013. Coruña University Hospital and Modelo Hospital. 13-14 May, 2013. Coruña

-Co-organizer and director of II postgraduate course at the Spanish Society of Thoracic Surgery (SECT): Advanced techniques in thoracic surgery. IV Congreso de la Sociedad Española de Cirugía Torácica (SECT). 8th May, 2013. Madrid

-Director and organizer of the II workshop on uniportal VATS-live surgery and wetlab. Centro tecnológico de formación y hospital de la Coruña. 20-22 Marzo 2013. La Coruña

-Single Port Lung Resection: Tackling Difficult Cases1st Asian Single Port VATS Symposium & live Surgery. Prince of Wales Hospital. Hong Kong. 7-8 March 2013

-Uniportal VATS lobectomy Invited Speaker. Britain Society of Cardiothoracic Surgery annual meeting.Brighton, UK. 17 March 2013

VATS thymectomy. Invited speaker. XVIII Congreso da Sociedade Brasileira de Cirugia Torácica. 18 Abril 2013. Vitoria, Espiritu Santo (Brasil)

-Uniportal VATS lobectomies. Invited speaker. XVIII Congreso da Sociedade Brasileira de Cirugia Torácica. 18 Abril 2013. Vitoria, Espiritu Santo (Brasil)

-Single incision VATS lobectomy - How I do it. Invited speaker. AATS annual meeting. 4th May 2013. Minneapolis, USA.

-Moderator at “Quality in thoracic surgery” session. SCTS annual meeting 2013. Brighton, 18 March 2013

-BEST VIDEO AWARD AT SCTS ANNUAL MEETING-Single-port VATS anatomical segmentectomy. Video presentation. L. Socci, M. de la Torre, R. Fernandez, M. Delgado, E. internullo, D. Gonzalez-Rivas, A. Martin-Ucar. SCTS annual meeting, Brighton, UK. 18 March 2013.

-Single-Port VATS Lobectomy. Minimising Minimally Invasive Surgery. L Socci, A Quereshi, P Wake, M Malik, E Internullo, D Gonzalez-Rivas, AE Martin-Ucar. British Thoracic Society winter meeting.December 2012.

-Uniportal VATS lobectomy. Invited speaker. Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery session. SCTS University, Brighton,UK. 17 March 2013

-1st Asian Single Port VATS Symposium & Live Surgery. Moderator Live session and video presentations. 8 MARZO 2013. Kai Chong Tong, Postgraduate Education Centre. Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, HK

-1st Asian Single Port VATS Symposium & Live Surgery. Single Port Lung Resection: Tackling Difficult Cases. 8 MARZO 2013. Kai Chong Tong, Postgraduate Education Centre. Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, HK

-1st Asian Single Port VATS Symposium & Live Surgery". Single Port VATS Lung Resection & Other Thoracic Surgery :Coruna University Hospital Experience. 7 MARZO 2013. Kai Chong Tong, Postgraduate Education Centre. Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, HK

-1st Asian Single Port VATS Symposium & Live Surgery. Introduction to Single Port VATS: The Story Behind the Evolution. 7 MARZO 2013. Kai Chong Tong, Postgraduate Education Centre. Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, HK

-Presentaciones SOGAPAR 30 Nov 2012 (122 casos lobes, resecc menores single port,etc)

-Workshop on Uniportal VATS: Clinical inmersion including live surgery (uniportal VATS lobectomy. 2 cases). September 2012. Modelo hospital. Coruña, Spain.

-Dirección y organización del II curso experimental de resecciones pulmonares mayores por videocirugía. Invitados: Thomas Damico y Antonio Martín-Ucar. Centro tecnológico de formación. La Coruña. 18-20 Octubre 2012.

-Course on video-assisted thoracic surgery and robotics: new perspectives. Clinica Alemana de Santiago de Chile, 30 Octubre 2012. Chile

-Uniportal or single access VATS today. Invited speaker. International Uniportal VATS meeting. Napoles (Italy), 26 October 2012.

-Operative approaches: Single port anterior approach. 20th anniversary of VATS lobectomy conference: A consensus meeting. Invited speaker. Royal college of Surgeons. Edimburg 1-3 November 2012.

-VATS lobectomy in Europe: Spanish experience20th anniversary of VATS lobectomy conference: A consensus meeting. Invited speaker. Royal college of Surgeons. Edimburg 1-3 November 2012.

-Pancoast tumor operated by uniportal VATS. Video session. 20th anniversary of VATS lobectomy conference: A consensus meeting.Invited speaker. Royal college of Surgeons. Edimburg 1-3 November 2012.

-Single-port VATS surgery: Current possibilities and future directions. Invited speaker. 2nd International Joint Meeting on Thoracic Surgery, Barcelona, Spain. 13-16 November 2012

-Professor at ESTS School of Surgery: Thoracoscopic approach to lung, pleural and mediastinal diseases. European Society of Thoracic Surgery. Elancourt, Paris. 24-25 Septiembre 2012

-Invited Speaker at 2nd Einstein International Symposium for Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic surgery. Albert Einstein Hospital, Sao Paolo, Brasil. 4-5 October 2012

-Professor of "Hands on Session" at Albert Einstein training Center Experimental center of surgery. Albert Einstein Institute. Sao Paolo, Brasil. 5 October 2012.

-Single port VATS lobectomy. Invited speaker. Sociedad Portuguesa de Cirugia Minimamente Invasiva. 21 June. 2012. Oporto, Portugal

-Minimally Invasive thoracic surgery. Invited speaker. Simposium Cirugia Minimamente Invasiva. Hospital San Rafael, 20 June 2012. La Coruña

-Uniportal VATS lobectomy. Invited session. Breakfast sessions. ESTS (European congress), 13th June 2012. Essen, Germany

-Single incision VATS resection in challenging cases. Invited session, Techno meeting. ESTS (European congress). 12th June 2012. Essen, Germany

-Single port VATS lobectomy and chest wall resection by posterior incision. ISMICS. Los Angeles, 30 May-2 June 2012.

-Video assisted thoracoscopic lobectomy: from 3 ports to one port. The second international meeting Hot topics in cardio thoracic surgery. San Petesburg, 25 May 2012.

-BEST VIDEO AWARD. Lobectomias superiores toracoscopicas mediante incision unica. III congreso de la Sociedad Española de Cirugia Toracica (SECT). Madrid, 18-20 Mayo 2012.

-Itinerant expert courses ESTS. Coruña University Hospital and Modelo Hospital. 13-14 May, 2013. Coruña

-Lobectomias mediante videocirugia por incision unica. 7 mayo 2012. Madrid, congreso de la sociedad española de cirugia laparoscopica.(SECLA)

-Co-organizer and director of I postgraduate course at the Spanish Society of Thoracic Surgery (SECT). III Congreso Sociedad Española Sociedad Española de Cirugía Torácica (SECT). Madrid, 16 Mayo 2012

-Covidien VATS clinical advisory Board. Reunion Essen (Germany)- VATS directions in Europe. 12 June 2012.

-Covidien VATS clinical advisory Board. Strasbourg- VATS directions in Europe. 27 april 2012.

-Single port VATS left upper lobectomies: technical details. Joint annual meeting, ACTA-SCTS. Manchester, 18-20 April 2012.

-Uniportal video-assisted thoracoscopic lobectomies: initial experience. 2012 Joint annual meeting, ACTA-SCTS. Manchester, 18-20 April 2012.

-Single-port Video-assisted thoracoscopic upper lobectomies: technical details. 20th Annual Meeting ASCVTS (Asian Society of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery). Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia. 8-11 March. 2012.

-Single-incision video-assisted thoracoscopic major pulmonary resections: initial experience. ‎20th Annual Meeting ASCVTS (Asian Society of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery) Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia. 8-11 March. 2012.

-Futuro de la Cirugía Torácica en el tratamiento del carcinoma pulmonar: VATS y Cirugía Robótica. ASTUPAR. 2 Marzo 2012.

-Resecciones pulmonares por videocirugia. Ponencia en lucus augusti DTM (lugo, organizado por Dr Vazquez Esteve). 28 feb 2012.

-Single access VATS lung resection - Beyond the frontiers. 4th Annual World Robotic Symposium Latin-América, Sao Paolo. 30 Sept-2 Oct 2011.

-Video assisted lung resection–When the robot is not available .Implementing a program in Spain. 4th Annual World Robotic Symposium Latin-América, Sao Paolo. 30 Sept-2 Oct 2011.

-Lobectomía VATS: Técnica y resultados. II Bienal Internacional de Neumología y Cirugía Torácica. Sevilla, 17 Noviembre 2011.

-VATS: situación actual y futuro. “XII Reunión Anual del Grupo Gallego de Cáncer de Pulmón”. Monforte,28 y 29 Octubre 2011.

-Lobectomías videotoracoscópicas por incisión única. FEIMESA (Feria Internacional de medicina y salud). 20-22 Octubre 2011.

-Single-port Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Anatomical Resection: Initial Experience. Diego Gonzalez , Ricardo Fernandez, Mercedes De La Torre, Maria Delgado, Marina Paradela, Lucia Mendez. Oral presentation. 11 ISMICS congress, Washington DC. 8-11 june 2011.

-Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Lobectomy Of An Upper Lobe Tumor With Vascular InvolvementDiego Gonzalez , Ricardo Fernandez, Eva Fieira, Mercedes De La Torre, Jose Garcia, Maria Delgado. Poster presentation. 11 ISMICS congress, Washington DC. 8-11 june 2011.

-Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Lobectomy Of A Superior Sulcus Tumor. Diego Gonzalez , Mercedes De La Torre, Ricardo Fernandez, Maria Delgado, Marina Paradela, Jose Garcia. Poster presentation. 11 ISMICS congress, Washington DC. 8-11 june 2011.

-Video assisted thoracoscopic major pulmonary resections in elderly patients: Diego Gonzalez. Poster presentation. ESTS, Marseille, 5-8 June 2011

-VATS lobectomy through a single-incision. Invited Speaker. Postgraduate course, 19 European conference on general thoracic surger,ESTS. Marseille 5 June 2011

-Video session moderator (II congreso de Sociedad española de cirugia torácica. SECT. Alicante, 18-20 Mayo 2011).

-Dirección y organización del Primer workshop experimental y cirugía en directo de Uniportal VATS. Centro tecnológico de formación y hospital de la Coruña. 12-14 Diciembre 2012. A Coruña.

-Professor at ESTS School of Surgery: Thoracoscopic approach to lung, pleural and mediastinal diseases. European Society of Thoracic Surgery. Elancourt, Paris. 24-25 Septiembre 2012.

-Masterclass Liver surgery. Lobectomia superiror derecha mediante VATS single port en directo y conferencia: Single port VATS lobectomy, technique and outcomes. Hospital Federal de San Pestesburgo. Rusia, 23 Mayo 2012.

-Invited Expert in VATS masterclass Workshops at Covidien training centre. Elancourt, Paris. Mayo 2012.

-Conferencia en la escuela de fisioterapia: Videocirugía para el tratamiento del Cáncer de pulmón. Diciembre 2011.

-Workshop videotoracoscópico single-port. Lisboa 12 Diciembre 2011 (live surgery retransmitida en directo)

-Invited Expert in VATS masterclass Workshops at Covidien training centre. Elancourt, Paris. 5-6 Dec 2011.

-Invited speaker Postgraduate course ESTS: VATS lobectomy through a single-incision. Marseille,5 June 2011

-Invited Expert in VATS masterclass Workshops at Covidien training centre. Elancourt, Paris. 12,13th May 2011.

-Conference at Hackensack University medical center (New Jersey). Evolution of single-port Video-assisted thoracic surgery (VATS) lobectomy. 16thDecember 2011

-Conference at Boston medical center (Boston). VATS lobectomy: The European Experience and our surgical evolution. 13thDecember 2011

-Conference at Mount Sinai hospita (New York). VATS: European adoption and surgical evolution to single-port. 15thDecember 2011

-Director and organizer of I experimental course (wetlab) on video-assisted pulmonary resections. Centro tecnológico de formación. La Coruña, 3-4 y 5 de Febrero de 2011.

-Video-assisted thoracoscopic lobectomy: three year inicial experience with 193 cases. Oral presentation: II International VATS meeting, Edimburgo,20-22 September 2010

-Video-assisted thoracoscopic lobectomy: three year inicial experience with 193 cases. Poster II International VATS meeting, Edimburgo,20-22 September 2010

-Video-assisted removal of an intrathoracic bullet-EACTS (European congress of cardiothoracic surgery).Video presentation- Geneve, 11-15 September 2010.

-Bronchoscopic lung volume reduction after single lung transplantation. Oral presentation and video presentation in ISMICS, Berlin 16-19 June 2010.

-Cirugia de reduccion de volumen pulmonar tras trasplante pulmonar. Video presentation. SEPAR . XXXXIII CONGRESO SEPAR. La Coruña, 25-28 Junio 2010

-Lobectomia superior derecha mediante VATS 2 vias. Video presentation. SEPAR. XXXXIII CONGRESO SEPAR. La Coruña, 25-28 Junio 2010

-Exeresis de masa mediastinica anterior por VTC. Video presentation. SEPAR. XXXXIII CONGRESO SEPAR. La Coruña, 25-28 Junio 2010

-Lobectomia inferior derecha con broncoplastia mediante VATS 2 vias. Video presentation. SEPAR . XXXXIII CONGRESO SEPAR. La Coruña, 25-28 Junio 2010.

-Lobectomia por vats debido a cuerpo extraño intrabronquial. Video presentation. SEPAR . XXXXIII CONGRESO SEPAR. La Coruña, 25-28 Junio 2010.

-Secuestro pulmonar en lobulo inferior izquierdo intervenido por VATS 2 vias. Video presentation. SEPAR . XXXXIII CONGRESO SEPAR. La Coruña, 25-28 Junio 2010

-Sangrado de la arteria pulmonar controlado por VATS 2 vías. SEPAR. Video presentation. XXXXIII CONGRESO SEPAR. La Coruña, 25-28 Junio 2010

-Bilobectomia superior y media por VATS. D.Gonzalez Rivas. Video presentation. SECLA,Santander Mayo 2009. Primer Premio al mejor video presentado en el congreso nacional de la sociedad española de cirugía

-VATS resection of anterior mediastinal mass. International VATS symposium, New York, nov 2008 

-VATS lung volume reduction surgery. International VATS Symposium, New York, nov 2008