Registration is now Open!

Save the Date for the 11th Annual Abdominal Wall Reconstruction Conference, taking place June 6-8, 2019 in Washington, D.C.

MedStar Georgetown University Hospital’s 11th 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 full two-day symposium will give you access to the below:

  • Full two-day (Friday– Saturday) education agenda with live lectures, presentations, panel discussions and interactive Q&A sessions
  • Poster abstracts authors’ session
  • Multiple symposia
  • Gloves-on cadaver workshop

Conference Chair:

Parag Bhanot, MD

Parag Bhanot, MD

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

Course Co-Directors:

Karen Kim Evans, MD

Karen Kim Evans, MD

MedStar Georgetown University Hospital
Washington, D.C.

William H. Hope, MD

William H. Hope, MD

New Hanover Regional Medical Center
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Wilmington, NC

Jeffrey E. Janis, MD

Jeffrey E. Janis, MD

Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Columbus, OH