We can’t wait to see you LIVE at the Grand Hyatt in Washington, D.C. in 2023!

MedStar Georgetown University Hospital’s 14th Annual Abdominal Wall Reconstruction (AWR) Conference is a comprehensive symposium providing an in-depth understanding of the complexity of AWR and repair techniques. AWR is intended to provide each attendee with education and resources needed to heal wounds and consider alternative resources in abdominal wall reconstruction. This unique opportunity will allow the attendee to network with colleagues in their field with interact with expert faculty. Participating in the four-day symposium will give you access to the below:

  • Education agenda will include lectures, panel discussions and interactive Q&A sessions
  • Poster abstracts viewing
  • Multiple symposia
  • Networking opportunities
  • Exhibit Hall

Conference Chair:

Parag Bhanot, MD, FACS

Parag Bhanot, MD, FACS

MedStar Georgetown University Hospital
MedStar Georgetown Center for Abdominal Wall Reconstruction and Hernia Surgery
Georgetown University School of Medicine
Washington, D.C.

Course Directors:

Karen Kim Evans, MD

Karen Kim Evans, MD

MedStar Georgetown University Hospital
MedStar Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Georgetown University School of Medicine
Washington, D.C.

William W. Hope, MD

William W. Hope, MD

New Hanover Regional Medical Center
Wilmington, NC

Jeffrey E. Janis, MD, FACS

Jeffrey E. Janis, MD, FACS

The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Columbus, OH