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HARRY REICH, M.D., F.A.C.O.G. 2

PERSONAL DATA   2

Office Address: 2

Home Address: 2

PRESENT APPOINTMENTS  2

FORMER ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS  2

MEDICAL JOURNAL EDITORIAL BOARD   3

ACADEMIC RECORD   4

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE  4

MISCELLANEOUS EXPERIENCE  4

LICENSURE AND ACCREDITATION   4

STAFF AFFILIATIONS  5

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS  5

PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES  6

AWARDS  6

HONORARY or NAMED LECTURES/PROFESSORSHIPS (12) 7

KEYNOTE LECTURES AT MEETINGS (14) 7

International Scientific Committees  8

TEXTBOOKS  9

TEXTBOOK CHAPTERS       70  9

PUBLICATIONS (Peer Review)      76  14

PUBLICATIONS (Other) 20

CHAIRMAN AT INTERNATIONAL MEETINGS     14  22

INVITED FACULTY AT INTERNATIONAL MEETINGS      100+  23

PROGRAM DIRECTOR AT MAJOR USA MEETINGS………10  29

COURSE CHAIRMAN AT MAJOR USA MEETINGS  20  30

INVITED FACULTY AT MAJOR MEETINGS      36  31

GUEST LECTURER AT REGIONAL SOCIETY MEETINGS   27  33

CHAIRMAN (COURSE DIRECTOR) AT COURSES/ MEETINGS     56  34

GUEST LECTURER AT MEETINGS   28  35

GUEST FACULTY AT COURSES (Gynecologic Laparoscopy)     104  37

GUEST FACULTY AT MEETINGS & COURSES  (General Surgery)     24  42

GUEST LECTURER/VISITING PROFESSOR (Grand Rounds)        65  43

MODERATOR AT MEETINGS  46

PANELS  46

ROUND TABLES  46

GREAT DEBATES  47

SCIENTIFIC COMMITTEES  47

MULTI-CENTER STUDIES  47

EXHIBITS PRESENTED AT SCIENTIFIC MEETINGS  48

PAPERS PRESENTED AT SCIENTIFIC MEETINGS  48

VIDEOS PRESENTED AT SCIENTIFIC MEETINGS  52

MEDIA PRESENTATIONS   55

PROFESSIONAL CONSULTANT (PAST) 56

TELE-LECTURE  57

GUEST SURGEON       105           69 international 57

REVIEWER FOR MEDICAL JOURNALS  60

ACHIEVEMENTS  61

REFERENCES  61

 

CURRICULUM VITAE

 

HARRY REICH, M.D., F.A.C.O.G.

 

PERSONAL DATA

Birth:  September 29, 1941; Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania

Married to Elizabeth Fernyhough Reich, Chester, England

Children: Jonathan, born January 1971; Justin, born May 1973; Timothy, born May 1977

Office Address:

1130 Highway 315

Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania 18702

Office telephone: 570-4088350

 

872 5th Ave

NY, NY 10021

877 5277874

 

Home Address:

3 Crestview Drive

Dallas, PA  18612

PRESENT APPOINTMENTS

Wyoming Valley Health Care System, Wilkes-Barre, Pa

St Vincent's Medical Center, NY, NY

CMC, Scranton, PA

Lenox Hill, NY

FORMER ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS

Director, Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, NY, NY. Nov 1,1995-June 1, 2000.

Associate Professor of Clinical Obstetrics & Gynecology (full-time), Columbia University, NY, NY from Nov 1, 1995 to June 1, 2000

Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Tufts University School of Medicine, Western Campus at Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, Massachusetts, 1990-92

Director of Gynecologic Surgery, The Graduate Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania  (Honorary). 1992-1993. First case 12/17/91. Last one 8/17/93. Operative laparoscopy courses 7/93-12/93

Dobbs Ferry Hospital with Avrum Cooperman 11/19/93 to 6/94

Chief, Advanced Gynecologic Laparoscopic Surgery; New Rochelle Hospital, New Rochelle, NY 1994-1995

Clinical Assistant Professor, Hahnemann Medical College, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1976-1980

Wilkes-Hahnemann Medical School OB-GYN Program Coordinator, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania,1976-1980

Wyoming Valley Family Practice Residency OB-GYN Program Coordinator,  1976-1982

Maternal Health Services of Northeastern Pennsylvania; Certified Nurse-Midwife Program Coordinator, 1976-77

Adjunct Professor, School of Nursing, SUNY-Binghamton, New York 1981-1995

Adjunct Professor of Clinical Medicine, Department of Allied Health, King's College, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania 1977-1995

BOARD OF DIRECTORS of MEDICAL ORGANIZATIONS

International Society of Gynecologic Endoscopy (ISGE)

Trustee, 1993-97

Trustee, 2001-2005

President elect 2003

Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons

Advisory board: 1991-present

Vice President: 1992-1993

President: 1994

Trustee: 1995, 1996

American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists (AAGL)

Trustee: 1991-1993

Technical Bulletin Committee 1993

Credentialing Committee, 1992

National Advisory Committee, 1994-present

The Foundation of the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists.

   Vice President, 2002.

Director, 1993-present.

European Society for Gynaecological Endoscopy 1998-present.

International Adhesions Society: Honorary Medical Advisory Board

Kiel School of Gynecological Endoscopy, Univ of Kiel, Germany: Scientific Advisory Board

Clermont Ferrand School of Gynecological Endoscopy, France: Scientific Advisory Board

 

 


MEDICAL JOURNAL EDITORIAL BOARD

Gynaecological Endoscopy

1991 - present

American editor: 1993-present

Video Ob/Gyn Times; December, 1994-present

Journal of the Society for Laparoendoscopic Surgeons (JSLS)     Jan, 1997 – present

OB/GYN & Endoscopy News  1995

Surgical Technology International (Universal Medical Press)1997 to present

OBGYN.net Editorial Advisor

Connections (International Adhesions Society)

ACADEMIC RECORD

High School: Wyoming Seminary, Kingston, PA, 1959

B.A.  Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, 1964

M.D., L.R.C.P.S.I., L.M.S., Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin, Ireland, 1970 (ECFMG #1301753)

Intern, Surgery:  Queens Medical Center, Honolulu, Hawaii, 1970-1971

Resident, General Surgery: Peter Bent Brigham Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 1971-1972

Resident, Obstetrics and Gynecology: Boston Hospital for Women, Boston, Massachusetts, 1972-1975

Clinical Fellow in Obstetrics and Gynecology - Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, 1972-1975

Fellow in Gynecologic Oncology and Instructor. Department of OB-GYN, Hershey Medical Center, Pennsylvania State University, Hershey, Pennsylvania, July-Dec 1975

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Private Practice, Kingston, Pennsylvania, 1976-present

Maternal Health Services of Northeastern Pennsylvania; Certified Nurse-Midwife Program Coordinator, 1976-77

MISCELLANEOUS EXPERIENCE

Africa Concern, Ivory Coast, Africa, 1969

LICENSURE AND ACCREDITATION

Diplomate: American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology 1977

Fellow, American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists 1977

Fellow, American College of Surgeons, October 15, 1992

Massachusetts Medical License 1973 - 35200

Pennsylvania Medical License 1975 - 16841-E

New York Medical License 1990 - 182836

New Jersey medical license: 64414. July 15,1996

(ACGE) Accreditation Council for Gynecologic Endoscopy (Founding member and original examiner) 1995

STAFF AFFILIATIONS

Nesbitt Memorial Hospital, Kingston, Pennsylvania

Clinique Cecil, Lausanne, Switzerland

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) Fellow

American College of Surgeons (ACS) Fellow

American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists (AAGL)

American Society of Reproductive Medicine (American Fertility Society)

Society of Minimally Invasive Therapy, Founding Member

Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, Founding Member, Advisory Committee 1991

International Society for Gynecologic Endoscopy (Founder Member)

International Federation of Gynaecologic Endoscopists 1991

Gynecologic Urologic Society - founding member

Falloppius International Society

Association of Planned Parenthood Professionals

Medical Committee, Planned Parenthood Professionals

North American Society for Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology

International Society for Photoscopy  

Maternal and Child Health Task Force, Health Systems Agency of Northeast Pennsylvania, Inc., 1978-1981

Community Cancer Corporation of Luzerne County, Pennsylvania 1979-1980

American Society of Abdominal Surgeons

Pennsylvania Oncologic Society

International Society for Advancement of Humanistic Studies in Medicine

Wilkes University Council 1997-1998

PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES

Society of Reproductive Surgeons

Baker-Channing Society (Harvard)

Asa Packer Society (Lehigh University)

Obstetrical Society of Philadelphia, 1991

College of Physicians of Philadelphia, Fellow 1992

Chili Fertility Society (Honorary Member)

Australian Gynaecological Endoscopy Society, Honorary Member

British Society for Gynaecological Endoscopy

European Society for Gynaecological Endoscopy. December 8, 1997 (1st non-european honorary member)

The One-Kilo Club (founding member)

National Association of Gynecologic Endoscopists of Russia (Founder)

Mexican Society of Endoscopic Surgery & Microsurgery 1999

AWARDS

1991 Excel Award for extraordinary contributions to laparoscopy.  Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons. 1st.

1994-1995 Best Doctors in America, Woodward/White

1996-1997 Best Doctors in America, Woodward/White

1998-1999 Best Doctors in America, Woodward/White

1995 Harry Reich Skills Training Centre opened at the South Cleveland Hospital, Middlesbrough, UK

Daniel F. Kott Award for the best new instrumentation. 2nd prize. AAGL. Seattle, WA. 9/26/97

Honorary member. European Society for Gynaecological Endoscopy. December 8, 1997 (1st non-european honorary member)

Named operation: Laparoscopic Hysterectomy = Harry Reich Hysterectomy by the European Society for Gynaecological Endoscopy; December 9, 1998

Finalist for TV “BIOGRAPHY” series (only ob-gyn)

Best Doctors in NY. 2000, 2001.

2000. Award of Excellence in Laparoscopic Surgery. The board of the European Society for Gynaecological Endoscopy. Paris, France; Oct 20, 2000

Honorary Professor, Dept of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, “Carol Davila” University of Medicine & Pharmacy, Bucharest, Romania. June 2001

2002-2003 Best Doctors in America, Woodward/White

 

HONORARY or NAMED LECTURES/PROFESSORSHIPS (13)

William A Karsell Memorial Lecture, Methodist Hospital of Indiana, Indianapolis, Indiana, March 30, 1988.

First Distinguished Visiting Professor of Laparoscopic Surgery. Baptist Hospital, Nashville, Tennessee. Advanced Operative Laparoscopic Techniques. December 3-4, 1991. (live surgery)

Honorary Luncheon speaker. Olympus lecture. AAGL Annual Meeting. San Francisco. Nov 1993 (Laparoscopy: 2000+ /with Semm & Bruhat).

American Fertility Society 50th Annual Meeting. State-of-the-Art Symposia: Operative Endoscopy: Boon or Boondoggle. Debate with D Grimes.  San Antonio, TX.  Nov 10, 1994.

Seventh Annual Frank E. Rubovits Memorial Lecture, Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine. Complications of Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery. Chicago, IL 1/11/95

Alex Turnbull Memorial Lecture: The Laparoscopic Management of Deeply Infiltrating Endometriosis. Annual Meeting, British Society of Gynaecological Endoscopy.  Glasgow, Scotland, October 13-14, 1995

Honorary Lecture: Mexican Endoscopy Society: 14th Congreso Internacional AMEGM, Laparoscopic hysterectomy and techniques for pelvic support. Ixtapa, Mexico June 2-5,1996

Honorary Lecture: “Endoscopy, the challenge” at Endoscopy for a Better Quality of Women's Life. With the Minister of Health & Population. Cairo, Egypt. Oct 2-4,1996

Honorary Lecture: Ten years laparoscopic hysterectomy. 7th Congress of the European Society for Gynaecological Endoscopy; Lausanne, Switzerland; December 9, 1998

Dr. V.N. Shirodkar Honorary Oration. Gynecological Endoscopy 2000. Goa, India. Oct 9, 1999

Karl Storz Endoscopic Lecture. 3rd International Meeting on Recent Advances in Gynaecological Surgery. London, UK May 30-31, 2001

Shirin Mehtaji Oration. Inevitable misadventures of laparoscopic surgery. Indian Association of Gynecological Endoscopy. Mumbai, India. March 1-3, 2002

Kurt Semm 75th Birthday Honorary lecture. Keil, Germany March 23, 2002

KEYNOTE LECTURES AT MEETINGS (15)

Laparoscopic Treatment of Tubo-Ovarian and Pelvic Abscess. ESCO;ESHRE. Budapest, Hungary, September 27-30, 1987.

Controversies in Operative Laparoscopy-Have We Gone Too Far? World Congress of Gynecologic Endoscopy. AAGL Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, September 22, 1989.

Laser Versus Non-Laser. World Congress of Gynecologic Endoscopy. AAGL Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, September 23, 1989.

The Future of Gynecologic Laparoscopic Surgery. Society of Minimally Invasive Therapy, Inaugural Meeting of the Royal Institution, London, England, December 11-12, 1989.

Operative Laparoscopy: Have We Gone Too Far? AAGL 19th Annual Meeting, Orlando, Florida, November 16, 1990.

How to use what the experts know to avoid laparoendoscopic surgery complications: electrosurgery and laser. The Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons Conference and Forum. Palm Beach, Florida. March 13-14, 1992. - Recipient of the 1991 Excel Award for extraordinary contributions to laparoscopy.

“The future of Minimally Invasive Care - The Surgical Perspective” Outpatient Care Institute Meeting entitled: Minimally Invasive Care: Preparing for a new era in health care delivery.  Toronto, Canada, July 14-16, 1993

Laser vs electrosurgery. ISGE. Washington, DC. 6/93

Disposables vs reusables. SLS. Orlando. 12/93

Laparoscopically-Assisted Vaginal Hysterectomy for Endometriosis.  15th Anniversary Conference. Endometriosis Association. Milwaukee, Wisconsin, November 3-5, 1995.

Laparoscopic hysterectomy- past, present & future. 1 Simposio Internacional de Cirugia Laparoscopica em Ginecologia. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil c Marco Aurelio de Oliveira. Aug 8-10, 1996

Keynote Lecture: Laparoscopic Hysterectomy. 8th Annual Congress of the International Society for Gynecological Endoscopy. Montreal, Canada. April 27, 1999

How can a Gynecologist become a True Pelvic Surgeon? 9th Annual Congress of the International Society for Gynecological Endoscopy (ISGE)in conjunction with the 10th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australian Gynaecological Endoscopy Society (AGES). Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia. April 19, 2000

Laparoscopic Hysterectomy: its Beginning, its Evolution, and its Place in the Future. The Mexican Federation of Gynecologic Endoscopy, 2nd Congreso Nacional. Cancun, Mexico July 14, 2000

 

Laparoscopic Management of Advanced Endometriosis.  Indian Association of Gynecological Endoscopy. Mumbai, India. March 1-3, 2002

Dutch Society for Endoscopic Surgery 2nd Congress. Rotterdam, the Netherlands. March 6, 2003.

12th Annual  Congress of the ISGE. Mexican Federation of Gynecologic Endoscopic Societies and the 5th National  Annual Congress of the  FeMEG. “Laparoscopic hysterectomy. What's new.” Cancun, Mexico. April 2-5,2003

Indian Association of Gynecological Endoscopists Annual Congress. “Laparoscopic hysterectomy. Why the experts don't do LAVH.” Cochin (Kochi), India. May 1-4, 2003

 

International Scientific Committees

Clermont Ferrand, France

Keil, Germany

Croatia

Moscow, Russia

TEXTBOOKS

Textbook of Laparoscopy  J. Hulka and H. Reich. Second edition. Publisher: W.B. Saunders Company. Philadelphia. 1994.

Principles of Laparoscopic Surgery. Basic and Advanced Techniques  Editors: Arrequi, Fitzgibbons, Katkhouda, McKernan, Reich. Publisher: Springer-Verlag. New York, New York. 1995.

Laparoscopic Hysterectomy  Garry and Reich. Publisher: Blackwell Scientific Publications Ltd. Oxford, England. 1993.

Textbook of Laparoscopy  J. Hulka and H. Reich. Third edition. Publisher: W.B. Saunders Company. Philadelphia. 1998

TEXTBOOK CHAPTERS       72

Laparoscopic treatment of 105 consecutive tubal pregnancies. With DA Johns, C. Nezhat. In New Concepts in the Management of Tubal Pregnancy.  Editors: Egarter and Husslein. Series Eicosanoids and Fatty Acids, Facultas Universitatsverlag. Vienna, Austria. 5:21-26, 1988.

Ectopic pregnancy. In Operative Gynecologic Endoscopy. Editors: J. Sanfilippo and R. Levine. Publishers: Springer-Verlag, New York. Chapter 5:68-85, 1989.

Endoscopic management of tuboovarian abscess and pelvic inflammatory disease. In Operative Gynecologic Endoscopy. Editors: J. Sanfilippo and R. Levine. Springer-Verlag, New York. Chapter 8:118-132, 1989.

New techniques in advanced laparoscopic surgery. In Bailliere's Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology. Laparoscopic Surgery. Editor: C. Sutton. Publisher: Bailliere Tindall/W.B.Saunders, London. Chapter 13, Volume 3.3:655-681, 1989.

Operative laparoscopy. Electrical techniques. With T. Vancaillie and R. Soderstrom.  Manual of Endoscopy. American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists. Editors: D.C. Martin, GL Holtz, CJ Levinson, R.M. Soderstrom. Publisher: Port City Press, November, 1990.

Laparoscopic treatment of tuboovarian abscess. Manual of Endoscopy. American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists. Editors: D.C. Martin, GL Holtz, CJ Levinson, R.M.Soderstrom. Publisher: Port City Press, November, 1990.

Aquadissection. In Endoscopic Laser Surgery. Clinical Practice of Gynecology series. Editor: M. Baggish. Publisher: Elsevier. Volume 2;159-185, 1990.

Laparoscopic appearance of endometriosis. With Martin D, Redwine D, Reich H, Kresch A: Volume I, Second edition.  Resurge Press, 1990.

Pelvic Sidewall Dissection. In Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology. Editor: M. Diamond. Publisher: J.B. Lippincott, Philadelphia. Volume 34, Number 2. June, 1991.

Absceso pélvico. In Avances en Cirugía Endoscópica Ginecológica. Editors: A. Gallinat, RP Lueken, C.G. Morin. Publisher: Salvat Editores, S.A. Mallorca and Barcelona, Spain. Chapter 9, 83-88, 1991.

Laparoscopic treatment of tubo-ovarian and pelvic abscess. In Practical Manual of Operative Laparoscopy and Hysteroscopy. Editors: R. Azziz, A. Murphy. Publisher: Springer-Verlag, New York, pp. 137-142, 1992.

Operative Laparoscopy. In The Atlas of Female Infertility Surgery (second edition). Editor: R. Hunt. Publisher: Year Book Medical Publishers, Inc., 235-82, 1992.

Specimen removal during laparoscopic surgery. In Operative Laparoscopy: The Masters Techniques. Editor: R.M. Soderstrom. Publisher: Raven Press, New York, pp. 151-155, 1993.

Laparoscopic hysterectomy. In Endoscopic Surgery in Gynecology. Editors: RP Lueken, A. Gallinat. Publisher: Demeter Verlag, Munchen, Germany 1992 (German edition); pp. 107-115, 1993.

Laparoscopic hysterectomy. In New Surgical Techniques in Gynaecology. Editor: C. Sutton. Publisher: Parthenon Publishing, Carnforth, Lancs, United Kingdom, pp. 91-99, 1993.

Advanced laparoscopic techniques including suturing.  In New Surgical Techniques in Gynaecology. Editor: C. Sutton. Publisher: Parthenon Publishing, Carnforth, Lancs, United Kingdom, pp. 51-60, 1993.

Difficulties removing large masses from the abdomen. In Complications of Laparoscopy and Hysteroscopy. Editors: R. Corfman, M.Diamond, A. DeCherney. Publisher: Blackwell Scientific Publications, Cambridge, Massachusetts, pp. 103-107, 1993.

New laparoscopic techniques. In Endoscopic Surgery for Gynaecologists. Editors: C. Sutton and M. Diamond. Publisher: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, London, Chapter 4, pp. 28-39, 1993.

Laparoscopic oophorectomy. In Textbook and Atlas of Laparoscopic Surgery. Editors: G. Ballantyne, P. Leahy, I. Modlin. Publisher: W.B. Saunders, Philadelphia, Pa, 1994

Laparoscopic surgery for infertility. Progress in Infertility, Fourth edition. Editors: SJ Behrman, GW Patton, G Holtz. Little Brown and Co.  Chapter 12, pp. 173-191, 1994.

The role of laparoscopy in hysterectomy. Advances in Obstetrics and Gynecology. Vol 1;pg 29-54. Editors: JA Rock, S Faro, NF Gant, IR Horowitz, A Murphy.  Mosby Year Book, 1994.

The role of laser in laparoscopic hysterectomy.  Atlas of Laser Operative Laparoscopy and Hysteroscopy. Editor: Jacques Donnez.  Parthenon Publishing, 1994.

Tuboovarialis abscessusok es kismedencei talyogok laparoszkopos kezelese.  In Nogyogyaszati Endoszkopia. Eds: Rakoczi Istvan and Gero Gyorgy. Publishers: Endoszkopia Haladasa Alapitvany, Budapest, 1994

Laparoscopic Pelvic & Aortic Lymphadenectomy. With N. Kadar.  Atlas of Laparoscopic Technique. Ed: Togas Tulandi, M.D.  W.B. Saunders Company. 1994.

Laparoscopic Identification of the Ureter. With N. Kadar Atlas of Laparoscopic Technique. Ed: Togas Tulandi, M.D.  W.B. Saunders Company. 1994.

Recent Advances In Laparoscopic Hysterectomy And Pelvic Floor Reconstruction. Harry Reich, Thierry G. Vancaillie. Surgical Technology International III (International Developments in Surgery and Surgical Research). Universal Press, San Francisco, CA, 1995

Laparoscopic Surgery. In Ambulatory Gynecology. Third Edition. Editors: D.H. Nichols, P.J. Sweeney. Publisher: J.B. Lippincott, Philadelphia, PA. Chapter 27, pp. 422-437, 1995.

Laparoscopic Hysterectomy - Ureter Transected. With S.E.Buchbinder.  In Clinical Problems, Injuries and Complications of Gynecologic and Obstetric Surgery, Third Edition.  Editors: D.H. Nichols, J.O.L. Delancey.  Publisher: Williams & Wilkins, Baltimore, MD. Chapter 27, pp. 111-116, 1995.

Basic Equipment and Instrumentation. with J.B. McKernan. In Principles in laparoscopic surgery  Editors: M. Arregui, R. Fitzgibbons, Jr, N. Katkhouda, J. Barry McKernan, H. Reich. Publishers: Springer-Verlag, New York. 1995

Laparoscopic Surgery for Adhesiolysis. In Principles in laparoscopic surgery. Editors: M. Arregui, R. Fitzgibbons, Jr., N. Katkhouda, J. Barry McKernan, H. Reich. Publishers: Springer-Verlag, New York. 1995

Laparoscopic Ovarian Surgery. with W. Parker. In Principles in laparoscopic surgery.  Editors: M. Arregui, R. Fitzgibbons, Jr., N. Katkhouda, J. Barry McKernan, H. Reich. Publishers: Springer-Verlag, New York. 1995

Ectopic Pregnancy. with N. Kadar. In Principles in laparoscopic surgery.   Editors:  M. Arregui, R. Fitzgibbons, Jr., N. Katkhouda, J. Barry McKernan, H. Reich.  Publishers: Springer-Verlag, New York. 1995.

Laparoscopic Hysterectomy. In Principles in laparoscopic surgery. Editors: M. Arregui, R. Fitzgibbons, Jr., N. Katkhouda, J. Barry McKernan, Reich H. Publishers: Springer-Verlag, New York. 1995

Laparoscopic Treatment of Tuboovarian and Pelvic Abscess. In  Principles in laparoscopic surgery.  Editors: M. Arregui, R. Fitzgibbons, Jr., N. Katkhouda, J. Barry McKernan, H. Reich.  Publishers: Springer-Verlag, New York. 1995.

Laparoscopic treatment of gynecologic cancer with Denis Querleu. Atlas of Gynecologic Endoscopy. Second edition. Editors: Alan DeCherney, Alan Gordon, B. Victor Lewis. Gower Medical Publishing, London. Publication pending.

Instruments and Equipment used in Operative Laparoscopy. With PJ Maher. In Bailliere's Clinical Obstetrics and Gynaecology. Gynaecological Operative Laparoscopy: Current Status and Future Developments. Editor: C Wood, DJ Hill, PJ Maher. Publishers: W.B. Saunders. 8:4, 687-705, Dec 1994.

Laparoscopic Hysterectomy. With PJ Maher, C Wood. In Bailliers Clinical Obstetrics and Gynaecology.  Gynaecological Operative Laparoscopy: Current Status and Future Developments. Editors: C Wood, DJ Hill, PJ Maher. Publishers: Baillière Tindall, W B Saunders. 8(4),799-815, Dec 1994.

Abscess. In Laparoscopic Surgery. Editor: V. Gomel, P. Taylor. Second edition. 1995.

Cirurgia Video-Laparoscopica em Ginecologia. Marco Aurelio Pinho de Oliveira et al. Revinter (Brazil), 1995

Complications of Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery. Laparoscopic  Surgery: An Atlas for General Surgeons. Editors: G.C. Vitale, J.S. Sanfillipo, J. Perissat. Publishers: J.B. Lippincott Company, Philadelphia. 1995

Laparoscopic Surgery for Adhesiolysis. Laparoscopic Surgery: An Atlas for General Surgeons. Editors: G.C. Vitale, J.S. Sanfillipo, J. Perissat.  Publishers: J.B. Lippincott Company, Philadelphia. 1995

Pelvic Inflammatory Disease and Tuboovarian Abscess. In Endoscopic Management of Gynecologic Disease. Editors: GD Adamson, DC Martin. Lippincott-Raven Publishers, Philadelphia. 1996.

Laparoscopic Hysterectomy. In Endoscopic Management of Gynecologic Disease. Editors: GD Adamson, DC Martin. Lippincott-Raven Publishers, Philadelphia. 1996.

Laparoscopic treatment of adhesions. Endoscopic Surgery in Gynecology. Editor: Joji Ueno, Brazil. Publication pending.

Laparoscopic hysterectomy. Endoscopic Surgery in Gynecology. Editor: Joji Ueno, Brazil.  Publication pending.

Laparoscopic Myomectomy. Obstetrics and Gynecology Clinics of North America: Uterine Fibroids. Guest Editors: F.L. Hutchins, Jr., M.D. Greenberg.  Publisher: W.B. Saunders Company, Philadelphia, PA. Volume 22, Number 4, pp. 757-780, December, 1995.

Isterectomia laparoscopia: sezione dell'uretere. With S.E. Buchbinder.  In Problemi Clinici E Complicazioni in Chirurgia Ginecologica Ed Ostetrica, Third Edition. Editors: D.H. Nichols, J.O.L. Delancey. Presentazione di: Augusto G. Ferrari.  Chapter 27, pp. 106-110, 1996.

Foreword. Laparoscopic Hysterectomy and Pelvic Floor Reconstruction.  Editor: CY Liu. Publisher: Blackwell Science, Cambridge, MA. 1996.

The Role of Laparoscopic Hysterectomy in Gynecological Surgery: Present and Future. Laparoscopic Hysterectomy and Pelvic Floor Reconstruction.  Editor: CY Liu. Publisher: Blackwell Science, Cambridge, MA. Chapter 1, pp 3-10, 1996.

Surgical Techniques of Total Laparoscopic Hysterectomy. With C.Y. Liu. Laparoscopic Hysterectomy and Pelvic Floor Reconstruction.  Editor: CY Liu. Publisher: Blackwell Science, Cambridge, MA. Chapter 10, pp. 168-193, 1996.

Ectopic pregnancy. With D. Pridham. In Operative Gynecologic Endoscopy.  Second Edition. Editors: J. Sanfilippo and R. Levine. Publishers: Springer-Verlag, New York. April, 1996

Endoscopic management of tuboovarian abscess and pelvic inflammatory disease. In Operative Gynecologic Endoscopy, Second Edition. Editors: J. Sanfilippo and R. Levine. Springer-Verlag, New York. April, 1996

Laparoscopic Cystectomy and Oophorectomy. Operative Laparoscopy & Hysteroscopy. Editor: S. Cohen. Publisher: Churchill Livingstone, New York, 1996.

Laparoscopic hysterectomy. In Practical Manual of Operative Laparoscopy and Hysteroscopy, Second Edition. Editors: R. Azziz, A. Murphy. Publisher: Springer-Verlag, New York. 1997

Laparoscopic treatment of tubo-ovarian and pelvic abscess. In Practical Manual of Operative Laparoscopy and Hysteroscopy. Second Edition. Editors: R. Azziz, A. Murphy. Springer-Verlag, New York, 1996.

Reich H. Histerectomia. in Cueto J, Weber A. Cirugia Laparoscopica. 2a Edicion 1997. Ed Mc. Graw-Hill - Interamericana. Mexico D.F. pp 399-408.

Specimen removal during laparoscopic surgery. In Operative Laparoscopy: The Masters Techniques. 2nd edition. Editor: R.M. Soderstrom. Lippincott-Raven Press, pp. 167-174, 1998.

Advanced laparoscopic techniques. In Endoscopic Surgery for Gynaecologists. 2nd edition. Editors: C. Sutton and M. Diamond. Publisher: Harcourt Brace, London, 1998.

Laparoscopic treatment of bowel endometriosis. Surgical Technology International VI (International Developments in Surgery and Surgical Research). Universal Press, San Francisco, CA, 1997

Laparoscopic Hysterectomy. Hospital Physician Obstetrics and Gynecology Board Review Manual; Vol.4, Part 1, pp.2-17. Jan 1998. Turner White Communications

Laparoscopic surgery for advanced endometriosis. The Yearbook of Obstetrics & Gynecology.Vol 6. Ed. PM Shoughn O'Brien. RCOG Press, London. Ch. 33. Pg377-393. 1998

Laparoscopic Hysterectomy Surgery. In Prevention and Management of Laparoendoscopic Surgical Complications.  Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons Publication. Pp. 161-176. 1999

Hysterectomy as Treatment for Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding. In Bailliere's Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology. Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding. Editor: S.K.Smith. Publisher: Bailliere Tindall (Harcourt Health Sciences), London. 13:251-269, 1999

Operative Laparoscopy. In Text and Atlas of Female Infertility Surgery (third edition). Editor: R. Hunt. Publisher: Mosby.     Pp 135-178, 1999.

Minimal access surgery. In Gynaecology Highlights 1998-99. Ed. Eric Thomas. Health Press Ltd, Oxford, UK

Laparoscopic Treatment of extensive cul-de-sac endometriosis. HOSPITAL PHYSICIAN Board Review Manual in Obstetrics and Gynecology; 1999. Turner White Communications

Laparoscopic Hysterectomy. In Alternatives to Hysterectomy. Eds Olive, Levy, & Hunt. AAGL 1999

Extensive endometriosis. In Ginekoloska Endoskopija (Croatia); Miroslav Kopjar. Pp46-57. 1999

Laparoskopische Hysterektomie. In Die endoskopischen Operationen in der Gynakologie (Germany); Keckstein & Hucke. Urban & Fischer 2001

Laparoscopic Management of Pelvic Inflammatory Disease including abscess. Chirurgie Laparoscopica Ginecologica (Romania); Peltecu. 2001

Recent Advances in Laparoscopic Hysterectomy. Chirurgie Laparoscopica Ginecologica (Romania); Peltecu. 2001

Laparoscopic Surgery for Adhesions. In A Practical Manual of Laparoscopy: A Clinical Cookbook. Resad P. Pasic  & Ron Levine. Parthenon Publishing.  2002

Laparoscopic Hysterectomy. In Laparoscopic Surgery. (pg 485-498) Cueto-Garcia, Jacobs, Gagner. McGraw-Hill 2003

PUBLICATIONS (Peer Review)      80

Reich H, McGlynn F: Treatment of ovarian endometriomas using laparoscopic surgical techniques. Journal of Reproductive Medicine, 31:577-584, 1986.

Reich H, McGlynn F: Laparoscopic oophorectomy and salpingo- oophorectomy in the treatment of benign tuboovarian disease. (Abstract) Journal of Reproductive Medicine,  31:609, 1986.

Reich H, Freifeld M, McGlynn F, Reich E: Laparoscopic treatment of tubal pregnancy. Obstetrics and Gynecology, 69:275-279, 1987.

Reich H: Laparoscopic oophorectomy and salpingo-oophorectomy in the treatment of benign tuboovarian disease. International Journal of Fertility, 32:233-236, 1987.

Reich H: Laparoscopic treatment of extensive pelvic adhesions including hydrosalpinx. Journal of Reproductive Medicine, 32:736-742, 1987.

Reich H, McGlynn F: Laparoscopic treatment of tuboovarian and pelvic abscess. Journal of Reproductive Medicine, 32:747-752, 1987.

Reich H, Johns A, DeCaprio J, McGlynn F, Reich E: Laparoscopic treatment of 109 consecutive ectopic pregnancies. The Journal of Reproductive Medicine,33:885-890, 1988.

Reich H, DeCaprio J, McGlynn F, Wilkie W, Longo S: Peritoneal trophoblastic tissue implants after laparoscopic treatment of tubal ectopic pregnancy. Fertility and Sterility, 52:337-339, 1989.

Reich H, DeCaprio J, McGlynn F: Laparoscopic hysterectomy. Journal of Gynecologic Surgery. 5:213-216, 1989.

Goodman M, Johns A, Levine R, Reich H, Levinson C, Murphy A, Silva P, Daniell J, Diamond M, Cropp C: Report of study group: Advanced operative laparoscopy (pelviscopy). Journal of Gynecologic Surgery. 5:353-360, 1989.

Laparoscopic oophorectomy without ligature or morcellation. Contemporary OB/GYN. Vol 34(3), 34, September, 1989.

Role of laparoscopy in treating tuboovarian and pelvic abscess. Contemporary OB/GYN, Surgery Issue, 34:91, 1989.

Laparoscopic adhesiolysis techniques. The Female Patient. 15:85-91, 1990.

Reich H, McGlynn F: Short self-retaining trocar sleeves. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. 162: 453-454, 1990.

Reich H, McGlynn F, Budin R, Tsoutsoplides G, DeCaprio J: Laparoscopic treatment of ruptured interstitial pregnancy. Journal of Gynecologic Surgery. 6:135-138, 1990.

Reich H, McGlynn F, Wilkie W: Laparoscopic management of Stage I ovarian cancer. Journal of Reproductive Medicine. 35:601-605, 1990.

Reich H, McGlynn F: Laparoscopic repair of bladder injury.  Obstetrics and Gynecology. 76:909-910, 1990.

Reich H, McGlynn F, Wilkie W: Laparoscopic management of stage I ovarian cancer: A case report. Obstetrical and Gynecological Survey. 45:772-774, 1990.

Reich H, MacGregor T, Vancaillie T: Power losses in CO2 laser when used through the instrument channel of laparoscopes. Obstetrics and Gynecology. 77:40-47, 1991.

Reich H, McGlynn F, Budin R: Laparoscopic repair of full-thickness bowel injury. Journal of Laparoendoscopic Surgery. 1:119-122, 1991.

Schuessler WW, Vancaillie TG, Reich H, Griffith DP: Transperitoneal endosurgical lymphadenectomy in patients with localized prostate cancer. Journal of Urology. 145:988-991, 1991.

Reich H, McGlynn F, DeCaprio J, Budin R: Laparoscopic excision of benign liver lesions. Obstetrics and Gynecology. 78:956-958, 1991.

Reich H, McGlynn F, Salvat J: Laparoscopic treatment of cul-de-sac obliteration secondary to retrocervical deep fibrotic endometriosis. Journal of Reproductive Medicine. 36:516-522, 1991.

Diamond MP, Daniell JF, Johns DA, Everett R, Hill GA, Reich H, Martin DC, Maxson WS, Hoffman DI, Murphy AA, Feste J (Operative Laparoscopy Study Group). Postoperative adhesion development after operative laparoscopy: evaluation at early second-look procedures. Fertility and Sterility. 55:700-704, 1991.

Reich H, Clarke HC, Sekel L: A Simple Method for Ligating in Operative Laparoscopy with Straight and Curved Needles. Obstetrics and Gynecology. 79:143-147, 1992.

Mann WJ, Reich H: Laparoscopic adnexectomy in postmenopausal women. Journal of Reproductive Medicine. 37:254-256, 1992.

Reich H: Laparoscopic bowel injury. Surgical Laparoscopy & Endoscopy. Raven Press, New York. 2:74-78, 1992.

Reich H: Laparoscopic hysterectomy. Surgical Laparoscopy & Endoscopy. Raven Press, New York. 2:85-88, 1992.

Reich H: Laparoscopic lymphadenectomy. Surgical Laparoscopy & Endoscopy. Raven Press, New York 2:61-63, 1992.

Reich H, DeCaprio J, McGlynn F, Taylor PJ: Laparoscopic diagnosis and management of acute adnexal torsion. Gynaecological Endoscopy, 2:37-38, 1992.

Reich H, McGlynn F, Sekel L, Taylor P: Laparoscopic Management of Ovarian Dermoid Cysts. The Journal of Reproductive Medicine, 37:640-644, 1992.

Reich H, DeCaprio J, McGlynn F, Kredentser J: Aquaexpression for laparoscopic removal of distal tubal pregnancies. Gynaecological Endoscopy, 1:2; 69-71, 1992.

Laparoscopic electrosurgical oophorectomy: Risk of using “blanching” as the end point. Am J Ob Gyn 1992;167:1150-1151.

Levine RL, Reich H: Advances in Gynecologic Laparoscopic Procedures. World Journal of Surgery 1993;17:63-69.

Kadar N, Reich H, Liu CY, Manko GF, Gimpelson R. Incisional hernias after major laparoscopic gynecologic procedures. American Journal Obstetrics and Gynecology 168:1493-5, 1993.

Reich H, Johns DA, Davis G, Diamond MP. Laparoscopic Oophorectomy. Journal of Reproductive Medicine.38:497-501, 1993.

Romanowski L, Reich H, Adelson MD, McGlynn F, Taylor PT. Brachial plexus neuropathies after advanced laparoscopic surgery.  Fertility and Sterility, 60:4; 729-32, October l993.

Kadar N, Reich H. Laparoscopically assisted radical Schauta hysterectomy and bilateral laparoscopic pelvic lymphadenectomy for the treatment of bulky stage IB carcinoma of the cervix. Gynaecological Endoscopy, 2:3; 135-142 August 1993.

Reich H, McGlynn F, Sekel, L:  Total laparoscopic hysterectomy.  Gynaecological Endoscopy. 2, 59-63,1993.

Chin AK, Moll FH, McColl MB, Reich H.  Mechanical Peritoneal Retraction as a Replacement for Carbon Dioxide Pneumoperitoneum. J of the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists. 1: 62-66, 1993.

Reich H, McGlynn F, Parente C, Sekel L, Levie M.  Laparoscopic Tubal Anastomosis. J of the American Association of Gynecol Laparoscopists. 1:16-19, 1993. 

Laparoscopic management of ovarian dermoid cysts. with F. McGlynn, L. Sekel, P. Taylor.  Endoscopy in Gynecology/AAGL 20th Annual Meeting Proceedings Port City Press, Baltimore, MD, 1993.


High-voltage resectoscope surgery: safety measures. H. Reich, J. DeCaprio, M. Polin, L. Sekel, F. McGlynn.  Endoscopy in Gynecology/AAGL 20th Annual Meeting Proceedings, Port City Press, Baltimore, MD, 1993.

Laparoscopic hysterectomy. H. Reich, M. Polin, J. DeCaprio, F. McGlynn.   Endoscopy in Gynecology/AAGL 20th Annual Meeting Proceedings, Port City Press, Baltimore, MD, 1993.

Quintero R, Reich H, Romero R, Puder K, Bardiceff M, Evans M, Cotton D: Fetoscopic umbilical cord ligation of an acardiac twin at 19 weeks gestation. New England Journal of Medicine, 330:7:469-471, 1994. 

Quintero RA, Reich H, Puder K, et al. Operative fetoscopy: a new frontier in fetal medicine. Am J Obstet Gynecol. Abstract 1994;179(1, part 2):297

Adamson GD, Reich H, Trost D. CO2 Isotopic laser (Ultrapulse 5000L) used through the operating channel of laser laparoscopes: A comparative study of power and energy density losses. Obstet Gynecol 83; 717-724, 1994

Gynecologic Endoscopy 2000+ Panel. The Journal of the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists.  February 1994;1:2:177-182.

Reich H, Editorial: The role of laparoscopy in hysterectomy. References en Gynecologie Obstetrique. Special issue: Hysterectomies et Alternatives. Vol 2:7-8, April, 1994.

Reich H, Laparoscopic hysterectomy. References en Gynecologie Obstetrique. Special issue: Hysterectomies et Alternatives. Vol 2:39-49. 4/94.

Garry R, Reich H, Liu CY.  Editorial: Laparoscopic hysterectomy - definitions and indications. Gynaecological Endoscopy 1994:3:1-3.

Hysterectomy panel. JAAGL 1994: 1: 287-295

Quintero RA, Reich H, Puder K, et al. Operative fetoscopy: a new frontier in fetal medicine. Am J Obstet Gynecol. Abstract 1994;179(1, part 2):297

Liu CY, Reich H. Complications of Total Laparoscopic Hysterectomy in 518 Cases.  Gynaecological Endoscopy, 3, 203-208, 1994

Reich H, Donnez J, Slatkine M, Shechter J.  Suppression of thermal lensing in CO2 laser laparoscopy with high flow rate abdominal insufflators.  Gynaecological Endoscopy; 4, 25-26, 1995.

Reich H, Levie M, McGlynn F, Sekel L. Establishment of pneumoperitoneum through the left ninth intercostal space.  Gynaecological Endoscopy; 4, 141-143, 1995.

Crain J, Curole D, Hill G, Hurst B, Metzger D, Murphy A, Perloe M, Reich H, Rowe G, Sanfillipo, Schlaff W, Tarylor S, Wing R. Laparoscopic Implant of Gore-Tex Surgical Membrane. The Journal of the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists, 2:4; 417-420, August, 1995.

Sedlacek TV, Campion M, Reich H, Sedlacek T. Laparoscopic radical hysterectomy: a feasibility study. Gynecol Oncol 1995;56:126

McGlynn F, Grabo TN, Reich, H. Laparoscopic hysterectomy: effect on perception of sexual behaviour and pain relief.  Gynaecological Endoscopy Dec 1995;4:269-272.

Quintero R, Romero R, Reich H, et al. In utero percutaneous umbilical cord ligation in the management of complicated monochorionic multiple gestations. Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 1996;8(1):16-22

Quintero RA, Reich H, Romero R, Johnson MP, Goncalves L, Evans MI. In utero endoscopic devascularization of a large placental chorioangioma. Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 1996; 8:48-52

Clarke HC, Reich H, Pollack S, Sekel L.  Techniques using the Clarke-Reich suture needle forceps in gynaecological laparoscopy. Gynecol Endoscopy 1996; 5:69-73.

Liu CY, Reich H. Correction of Genital Prolapse. J Endourology. 1996; 10:259-265

Reich H, Thompson K.A., Nataupsky L.G., Grabo T.N., Sekel L. Laparoscopic myomectomy: an alternative to laparotomy myomectomy or hysterectomy?  Gynecological Endoscopy 1997; 6: 7-12.

Killeen VB, Reich H, McGlynn F, Virgilio LA, Krawitz MA, Sekel L: Pelvic Gliomatosis within Foci of Endometriosis. J Soc Laparoendosc Surg 1997; 1:263-266 or 267-268

Kadar N, Reich H, Liu CY, Garry R: Alternative techniques of hysterectomy [letter; comment]. N Engl J Med, 336: 292-3, 1997

Reich H. Laparoscopic surgery for advanced endometriosis. References En Gynecologie Obstetrique 1997: 5: 143-159

Reich H, Wood C, Whittaker M: Laparoscopic anterior resection of the rectum and hysterectomy in a patient with extensive pelvic endometriosis. Gynecological Endoscopy 1998 7,79-83

Ott DE, Reich H, Love B, McCorvey R, Toledo A, Liu CY, Syed R, Kumar K.  Reduction of laparoscopic-induced hypothermia, postoperative pain and recovery room length of stay by pre-conditioning gas with the Insuflow device: A prospective randomized controlled multi-center study. Journal of the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons JSLS, 1998; 2:321-329. 

Ribeiro SC, Reich H, Rosenberg J, Guglielminetti E, Vidali A: Laparoscopic myomectomy and pregnancy outcome in infertile patients. Fertility and Sterility 1999; 71:571-4

Reich H, Ribeiro SC, Rasmussen C, Rosenberg J, Vidali A: High-Pressure Trocar Insertion Technique. (Journal of the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons) JSLS 1999; 3:45-48

Ribeiro S, Reich H, Rosenberg J, Guglielminetti E, Vidali A: The value of intra-operative cystoscopy at the time of laparoscopic hysterectomy. Hum Reprod. 1999; 14:1727-1729

Hurst BS et al for the United States Expanded Polytetrafluoroethylene Reproductive Surgery Study Group: Permanent implantation of expanded polytetrafluoroethylene is safe for pelvic surgery. Human Reproduction 1999; 14:925-927

The time is now: benefits of laparoscopic hysterectomy outweigh risks. Laparoscopic Hysterectomy Benefits vs Risks Scholarly Debate. The Female Patient. 24:62-84. May 1999

Vidali A, Reich H Ribeiro Conti Sergio, et al: Surgical Treatment of Endometriosis in the Adolescent Patient. Operative Techniques in Gynecologic Surgery 1999; 201-206. WHAT VOLUME?

Grabo T, Fahs Stewart P, Nataupsky L, and Reich H. Uterine Myomas: Treatment Options. JOGNN, J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs, 28: 23-31, 1999.

Heller DS, Reich H, Rosenberg J, Blanco J: Carcinoid Tumors of the Appendix Detected at Laparoscopy for Gynecologic Indications. JAAGL, 1999; 6:303-306

Reich H, Rasmussen C, Vidali A.  Peritoneal hyperdistention for trocar insertion. Gynaecological Endoscopy 1999; 8:375-377.

Phillips G, Garry R, Kumar C, Reich H. How much gas is required for initial insufflation at laparoscopy? Gynaecological Endoscopy 1999; 8:369-374.

Reich H. Laparoscopic Excision of Deep fibrotic Endometriosis of the Cul-De-Sac and Rectum (Extensive Endometriosis). Operative Techniques in Gynecologic Surgery 2000; 5:13-19

Reich H, Fazel A. Laparoscopic management of pelvic inflammatory disease (including abscess). Operative Techniques in Gynecologic Surgery 2000; 5:41-47

Letters to the Editor. Ureteral injuries after laparoscopic hysterectomy. Human Reproduction. 15:733-734. (2000)

Templeman CL, Hertweck SP, Levine RL, Reich H. Use of laparoscopically mobilized peritoneum in the creation of a neovagina. Fertility and Sterility, 74:589-592, 2000.

Issues Surrounding Surgical Menopause: Indications and Procedures. J Reprod Med. 2001;46:297-306.

Templeman CL, Hertweck SP, Levine RL, Reich H. Reply to “A McIndoe vaginoplasty from above!” in Fertil Steril 76:217-8, 2001

Extraperitoneal Endometriosis, Catamenial Pneumothoracicies, and Review of the Literature. JSLS.

Hysterectomy. OBG Management. Feb 2003

Laparoscopic hysterectomy in current gynecological practice.  Reviews in Gynaecological Practice 3 (2003) 32-40

PUBLICATIONS (Other)

Reich H: Work-up of the Abnormal Pap, Community Cancer Corporation 1979

Reich H: Pelvic abscess-laparoscopy and IV antibiotics. News Bulletin. The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. 18:(3), 1985.

Reich H: Combining laparoscopy, antibiotics may improve pelvic abscess treatment. OB/GYN News 20:27, 1985.

Reich H: Laparoscopic treatment of tuboovarian and pelvic abscess. (Abstract) International Journal of Fertility, 31:399, 1987.

Reich H, Freifeld M, McGlynn F: Laparoscopic treatment of tubal ectopic pregnancy in a community hospital.(Abstract) International Journal of Fertility, 31:399, 1987.

Reich H, Martin D: Laparoscopy coagulation and scissors technique. Intra-Abdominal Laser Surgery, edited by D. Martin, Resurge Press Publications, 1987.

Reich H: Performs most pelvic surgery through laparoscope. OB/GYN News. Vol. 22, 1987.

Reich H: Laparoscopic electrosurgical techniques. Innovations in Laparoscopy, An Educational Service from Karl Storz Endoscopy-America, Inc. 1987.

Laparoscopic treatment of tubal pregnancy. News Scope. 6:1, 1987.

The future of laparoscopy. News Scope, 6:3, 1987.

Proper bowel prep for an incidental enterotomy.      International Correspondence Society of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. 29:2, 1988.

Laparoscopy can be an option for some complex procedures: laparoscopic Hysterectomy. OB/GYN News, 24:2, 1989.

Laparoscopic treatment of 109 consecutive ectopic pregnancies. OB/GYN Today. Chinmaya Post Graduate   Institute (Medical). Bangalore, India.

Laparoscopic aquaexpression offers new alternative for treating distal tubal pregnancy.with McGlynn F, DeCaprio J, Kredentser J American Health Consultants in Reproductive Technology Update. 2:71-73, 1990.


Water works: an update on aquadissection. OB/GYN Management. 44-45, November, 1990.

Reich H, McGlynn F: Laparoscopic extrafascial hysterectomy with bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy using stapling techniques for endometrial adenocarcinoma. International Medical News Group, 1990.

Operative Laparoscopy: Have We Gone Too Far? with DeCherney, Semm, Siegler, Bruhat, & Levine. News Scope, Vol 9, #1, Sept 1991.

Research News: Laparoscopic hysterectomy. Medical Tribune, Vol 32, #18, 9/5/91

Laparoscopic Hysterectomy-How It Is Performed. General Surgery News, Oct 1991.

Laparoscopic management of Stage I ovarian cancer: A case report. with F. McGlynn, W. Wilkie. In Endoscopy in Gynecology. Proceedings of the World Congress of Gynecologic Endoscopy, Eighteenth Annual Meeting of AAGL(1989). Washington, DC, 1991.

Current concepts in the laparoscopic treatment of ectopic pregnancy. Fallopius International Society   (FIS) Newsletter. 4:1, March, 1992.

Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy during Pregnancy Insights Today Newsletter Endosurgery for the 90s. Summer 1992 with Drs. John Hunter and Michael Peetz.

Laparoscopic Hysterectomy. Laparoscopy in Focus OB/GYN Edition. Vol 1, No 1, 1992

Is It Safe To Perform Laparoscopic Appendectomy During Pregnancy? Laparoscopy in Focus OB/GYN Edition. Vol 1, No 2, 1992

Minimally Invasive Surgery. OR Manager Newsletter Vol 8, No 10, October 1992

President's Editorial. The SLS Report. 3:3; Fall, 1994

“Pearls”: Laparoscopic Hysterectomy. OBG Management, pg64-65, September, 1995.

Outpatient hysterectomy. OR Manager. June 1995

Extraluminal Tubal Pregnancy. Falloppius International Society. July,1995. Vol6 No1

Reich H, Daniell J, Martin D, Miller C, Parker W, Redwine DB: Roundtable Discussion: Evaluating the progress and problems of laparoscopy. Obstetrician & Gynecologist Edition, Medical Tribune.  Vol. 2, No. 23, 1995

Laparoscopic Hysterectomy Use Raises Debate. Ob.Gyn. News. 30:24.  Dec 15, 1995

The Medical and Economic Impact of LAVH, Comment in OR Reports. Vol 4, No 5, September/October 1995 on artical by Johns D A, Carrera B, Jones J, et al. The medical and economic impact of laparoscopically assisted vaginal hysterectomy in a large metropolitan , not-for-profit hospital. Am J Obstet Gynecol. June 1995; 172: 1709-1719. (UMI - 1881)

Laparoscopic Hysterectomy Use Raises Debate. Ob.Gyn. News. 12/15/95

When in Doubt, ‘Open 'em Up'. Reply to letter to the editor in Ob.Gyn. News. May 1,1996; 31:9: pg 10

CHAIRMAN AT INTERNATIONAL MEETINGS     16

All Union Seminar on the actual problems of operative gynecology and operative endoscopy. All-Union Research Center for Maternal and Child Health Care, Moscow, USSR, June 17-20, 1991. (Live surgery)

Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery Course. All-Union Research Center for Maternal and Child Health Care, Scientific Program Chairman. International Federation of Gynecologic Endoscopists (IFGE), Moscow, Russia, June 22-25, 1992. (Live surgery)

IIIrd Mediterranean Congress in Minimally Invasive Therapy (Olympic Course Barcelona 92), Barcelona, Spain, July 27-30, 1992. (live surgery)

Academy for International Medical Symposia (AIMS) Advanced Endoscopy Course, Crotone, Italy, May 12-16, 1993 (live surgery)

Scientific Center for Obstetrics and Gynecology and Perinatology, Russian Academy of Medical Sciences, Moscow, June 14-17, 1993 (live surgery)

Scientific Center for Obstetrics and Gynecology and Perinatology. Russian Academy of Medical Sciences, Fourth Annual Advanced Operative Laparoscopy. Chairman. Main Trends of Endoscopic Surgery in Gynecology, Moscow, Russia, June 8-10, 1994 (live surgery)

Scientific Center for Obstetrics and Gynecology and Perinatology, Fifth Annual Advanced Operative Laparoscopy & Hysteroscopy. Moscow, Russia, June 14-15, 1995 (live surgery)

Scientific Center for Obstetrics and Gynecology and Perinatology, Russian Academy of Medical Sciences, International Congress on Endometriosis, Advanced Endoscopic Course.  Moscow, Russia, April 19-27, 1996. (live surgery)

International Congress on the Uterus (Endoscopic Treatment Of Uterine Diseases), Fifth International Advanced Endoscopic Course. Scientific Center for Obstetrics and Gynecology and Perinatology, Russian Academy of Medical Sciences, Moscow, Russia, June 8-13, 1997. (live surgery)

International Society for Gynecologic Endoscopy 7th Annual World Congress, Pre-conference workshop on Advanced Endoscopic Procedures. Sun City, South Africa. March 15,1998

Sixth International Advanced Endoscopic Course. International Congress on laparoscopy and hysteroscopy in the diagnosis and treatment of gynecologic diseases (with advanced endoscopic course). Scientific Center for Obstetrics and Gynecology and Perinatology, Russian Academy of Medical Sciences. Moscow, Russia, June 15-19, 1998. (live surgery)

Tenth Jubilee International Congress on laparoscopy and hysteroscopy in the diagnosis and treatment of gynecologic diseases. Advanced Endoscopic Course. Scientific Center for Obstetrics and Gynecology and Perinatology, Russian Academy of Medical Sciences. Moscow, Russia, June 7-11, 1999. (live surgery)

International Congress on Endoscopy for the diagnosis and treatment of gynecologic diseases. Advanced Endoscopic Course. Scientific Center for Obstetrics and Gynecology and Perinatology, Russian Academy of Medical Sciences. Moscow, Russia, June 12-16, 2000. (live surgery)

International Congress on Endoscopy for the diagnosis and treatment of gynecologic diseases. Advanced Endoscopic Course. Scientific Center for Obstetrics and Gynecology and Perinatology, Russian Academy of Medical Sciences. Moscow, Russia, June 11-15, 2001. (live surgery)

World Congress on Gynecological Endoscopy.  (1st Croatian Congress on Gyn Endoscopy).  Dubrovnik, Croatia. May 15-18, 2002.

International Congress on Endoscopy for the diagnosis and treatment of gynecologic diseases. Advanced Endoscopic Course. Scientific Center for Obstetrics and Gynecology and Perinatology, Russian Academy of Medical Sciences. Moscow, Russia, June 11-15, 2002. (live surgery)

International Congress on Endoscopy for the diagnosis and treatment of gynecologic diseases. Advanced Endoscopic Course. Scientific Center for Obstetrics and Gynecology and Perinatology, Russian Academy of Medical Sciences. Moscow, Russia, June 11-15, 2003. (live surgery)

 

 

INVITED LECTURES AT INTERNATIONAL MEETINGS      100+

European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology.Cambridge, England, June, 1987.

Surgical Pelviscopy Symposium. European Sterility Congress Organization (ESCO); European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE). Budapest, Hungary, September 27-30, 1987.

8es Journees Franco-Suisses de Gynecologie - Obstetrique. Chamonix, France, January 29-31, 1989.

Operative Laparoscopy, International Workshop. Groupe de Recherche p l'Avancement de la Lapros, Vichy, France, April 19-20, 1989. (live surgery)

Second World Congress of Gynecologic Endoscopy, Clermont-Ferrand, France, June 5-8, 1989.

Operative Gynecologic Endoscopy. Laval University and The University and the University of Western Ontario under the auspices of The Society of Obstetricians and Gynecologists of Canada. Quebec, June 18-20, 1989.

The Society of Minimally Invasive Surgery, Inaugural Meeting of the Royal Institution, London, England,Dec 11-12, 1989.

Third Congreso Latinoamericano de Esterilidad y Fertilidad. Chili Fertility Society, Santiago, Chile, September 23-28, 1990. (live surgery)

Clinica Ginemedex Primer Congreso Mediterraneo, Cirugia Minima Invasiva, Barcelona, Spain, October 17-18, 1990. (live surgery)

First Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery Workshop. AAGL. Royal Womens Hospital. Melbourne, Australia. October 29-31, 1990. (live surgery. 1st lscp hyst in Australia)

2nd Mediterranean Congress in Minimally Invasive Therapy. Barcelona, Spain, May 8-9, 1991. (live surgery)

9es Journees Franco-Suisses de Gynecologie Obstetrique. Center Hospitalier de Thonon-les-Bains, Thonon-les-Bains, France, June 22, 1991. (electro-chirurgie et laser)

New Frontiers in Pelvic Laparoscopic Surgery: Laparoscopic Surgery of the Extra Peritoneal Spaces. Center Hospitalier de Roubaix, Lille France, August 29-31, 1991. (live surgery)

Symposium on New Surgical Techniques in Gynaecology. Oakley Court Hotel, Windsor, Berkshire, England. Dec 11-12, 1991.

Vth European Congress on Hysteroscopy and Endoscopic Surgery. 10th Anniversary of the European Society of Hysteroscopy. Endometrial c/a lscp Rx. June 3-6, 1992, Hamburg, Germany.

3rd World Congress of Endoscopic Surgery. Bordeaux, France, June 18-20, 1992.

Endoscopic Surgery in Gynecology “From Laparotomy to Surgical Endoscopy”  Sponsored by the Chilean Obstetrics and Gynecology Society and Chilean Fertility Society. Clinica Las Condes, Santiago, Chile, August 17-20, 1992. (live surgery)

Club European Raoul Palmer. 1er Congres Endoscopie en Gynecologie. Clermont-Ferrand, France. September 9-11, 1992.

Society for Minimally Invasive Therapy. Dublin, Ireland, November 8-10, 1992. (live surgery)

Second International Multispecialty Congress of Endosurgery.Maui, Hawaii, November 30-December 4, 1992.

Advanced Endoscopy and Laser Course and The State of the Art Symposium. University of Louvain/Cliniques Univ St. Luc Brussels, Belgium, December 17-20, 1992. (live surgery)

2nd Monash Advanced Hysteroscopy and Laparoscopy WorkshopInstitute of Reproduction and Development, Monash University. Melbourne, Australia. February 17-20, 1993 (live surgery)

International Workshop on Laparoscopic Hysterectomy. South Cleveland Hospital, Middlesbrough, United Kingdom, May 10-11, 1993 (live surgery)

Dublin Gynaecological Endoscopy Course. Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin, Ireland, July 26-30, 1993 (live surgery)

Advanced Gynecological Laparoscopy Course. Gleneagles Hospital, Singapore, August 6-7, 1993 (live surgery)

Gynaecological Endoscopy Symposium of First Asian Pacific Congress of Endoscopic Surgery. National University Hospital. Singapore, August 8-9, 1993 (live surgery)

Annual Meeting of the Atantic Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, St. Johns, Newfoundland, September 30-October 2, 1993

2nd European Congress in Gynaecological Endoscopy and New Surgical Techniques, Heidelberg, Germany October 21-23, 1993 (cancer hysts, fetal, hysts)

XII Annual Scientific Meeting - The Fertility Society of Australia, Sydney, 3-6 November 1993 (live surgery)

European University Certificate of Gynecologic Operative Endoscopy.  Clermont-Ferrand, France. November 22-26, 1993 (live surgery)

4th International Conference on Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery, Rome, Italy, November 30-December 2, 1993 (live surgery)

Gynaecological Laparoscopy and Hysteroscopy Workshop.  University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.  22-26 January 1994. (live surgery)

8th Endoscopic Symposium & Workshop. Bremen, Germany. April 27-29, 1994 (live surgery)

3rd Congress, European Society of Gynecologic Endoscopy. Rome, Italy. June 15-18, 1994

Australian and British Gynaecological Endoscopic Societies. 17 June, 1994. Rome

Mexican Society: 12th Congreso Internacional AMEGM, 31th Reunion Anual AMMR. Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. July 13-16, 1994

Cagliari, Sardinia Sept 1994 (live surgery)

Second International Congress in Gynecological Endoscopic Surgery. Ankara, Turkey. Sept 15-18, 1994 (live surgery)

FIGO 14th World Congress of Obstetrics & Gynecology. Minimally Invasive Surgery vs Traditional Surgery. Montreal, Canada. Sept 26-30,1994

I Simposium Internacional de Cirugia Ginecologica Minimamente Invasiva, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, March 15-17, 1995. (live surgery)

4th Biennial Meeting of the International Society for Gynaecologic Endoscopy.  London, United Kingdom, April 26-29, 1995.Hysterectomy with removal of the cervix; Panel Discussion: Should we leave the cervix behind?

190th Anniversary of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology of the Christian-Albrechts-University and Michaelis School of Midwifery at Kiel, Germany including a celebration of 25 years of Operative Pelviscopy/Laparoscopy.  Kiel, Germany, May 1-3, 1995. (live surgery)

Congresso Nazionale. Fertilitá, Sterilitá e Contraccezione. Italian Society of Endoscopy and Laser Therapy in Gynecology, Florence, Italy, May 15-17, 1995 (Laparoscopic Treatment of Advanced Endometriosis. Laparoscopic Treatment of Complications of Laparoscopic Surgery. (live surgery)

Society of Ob & Gyn of Canada, 51st Annual Meeting, Advanced Laparoscopic Course, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, June 24-25, 1995 

International Workshop on Advanced Gynecological Endoscopic Surgery and Vaginal Surgery.  Bordeaux, France.  September 15-16, 1995. (live surgery)

Laparoscopic Approach to Advanced Disease. An International Workshop on the Treatment of Advanced Endometriosis. South Cleveland Hospital, Middlesbrough, United Kingdom.  October 31 - November 1, 1995 (live surgery)

Endoscopic Surgery. The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. London, United Kingdom, November 3-4, 1995(Total Laparoscopic Hysterectomy. Laparoscopic Surgery for Advanced Endometriosis.) 

4th Congress of the European Society for Gynaecological Endoscopy. “The uterus throughout the woman's life”. Brussels, Belgium.  December 6-9, 1995  [Pelvic Floor Relaxation. Prolapse: laparoscopic approach. Versus D. Querleu (con);Ipsen Symposium: Endometriosis. Rectovaginal adenomyosis always bowel resection?  Versus J. Donnez (con); Co-chairman.  New techniques in laparoscopy.]

International Society for Gynecologic Endoscopy (ISGE), Annual Meeting, Chicago, Illinois, Endo symposium. April 14-17, 1996.

ESHRE. Assisted Reproductive Technologies-Recent Advances & Controversies, Gynecologic Endoscopy, & New Diagnostic Techniques in Gynecology. Istanbul, Turkey. May 15-19, 1996

Mexican Endoscopy Society: 14th Congreso Internacional AMEGM, Ixtapa, Mexico June 2-5,1996

Third international Biennial Meeting on Controversies in Gynecologic Endoscopy. Potenza. Maratea, Italy. June 20-22,1996

International Congress on Gynecological Sciences (Advanced Surgery & New Therapies). Cagliari, Forte Village, Sardinia, Italy. June 26-29,1996 (bowel lesions)

Korea 5th Advanced Gynecologic Laparoscopy Symposium & Workshop. July 5-7,1996 (live surgery)

1 Simposio Internacional de Cirugia Laparoscopica em Ginecologia. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Aug 8-10, 1996 (live surgery)

Cairo, Egypt: Endoscopy for a Better Quality of Women's Life. Ain Shams Univ. Health Development Consultants. Oct 2-4,1996  Prof Ahmed Rashed

Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery. Mercy Hospital for Women Endosurgery Unit. East Melbourne, Australia. April 21-22, 1997

British Society for Gynaecological Endoscopy. Masterclass on New Approaches to the Treatment of Advanced Endometriosis Middlesbrough, UK June 16-17,1997 (live surgery)

World Congress of Gynaecologic Endoscopy. Rome, Italy June 18-22, 1997

Gasless Laparoscopy In Gynaecology; International Symposium. Bochum, Germany. September 4th-6th, 1997

Naples meeting. Oct 23-25, 1997 (live surgery)

International Society for Gynecologic Endoscopy. Regional Meeting on Laparoscopy in Gynecologic Oncology. Englewood, NJ Nov 17-20, 1997 (live surgery)

6th Congress of the European Society for Gynaecological Endoscopy. Birmingham, UK.  December 7-10, 1997

International Society for Gynecologic Endoscopy 7th Annual World Congress, Endoscopy: Progress Towards The New Millennium. Sun City, South Africa. March 15-18,1998 (live surgery in Capetown c Tinus Kruger)

International Society for Gynecologic Endoscopy Annual Regional Meeting: Uterine Leiomyoma (Fibroids). Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Aug 26-29, 1998

ESHRE Gynecologic Endoscopy '98 Controversies & Recent Advances Workshop. Ankara, Turkey. Sept 23-27,1998 (live surgery)

18th Brazilian Congress of Human Reproduction. Porto Alegre, Brazil. Nov 7-11, 1998

7th Congress of the European Society for Gynaecological Endoscopy; Lausanne, Switzerland; December 6-9, 1998

3rd Curso De Laparoscopia Ginecológica. Controversies. Lisbon, Portugal; Feb 4-6, 1999 (live surgery)

Laparoscopic Entry & its Complications Consensus Meeting. WEL Foundation, South Cleveland Hospital, Middlesbrough, UK March 19-20,1999

8th Annual Congress of the International Society for Gynecological Endoscopy. Montreal, Canada. April 25-28, 1999

International meeting for Gyn Endoscopy. Avellino, Italy. May 14-15, 1999 (live surgery)

Australian Gynaecological Endoscopy Society (AGES). 9th  Annual Meeting. Adelaide, Australia. May 27-29, 1999(live surgery)

German Assn for Gyn Endoscopy (AGE). Rostock, Germany, June 10-12, 1999 (live surgery)

Mexican Endoscopy Society: 17th Congreso Internacional. 1st Congreso Nacional de AMEGM (Assn Mexicana de Endoscopia Ginecologica y Microcirugia), Acapulco, Mexico July 14-17,1999

39th Japanese Congress of Gynecologic and Obstetric Endoscopy, Osaka, Japan  Aug 6-7 1999

8th Congress of the European Society for Gynaecological Endoscopy; Stockholm, Sweden; Sept 16-18, 1999

American Society for Reproductive Medicine. 55rd Annual Meeting, 32nd Postgraduate Program. Endometriosis: Y2K. Toronto, Canada, Sept 25-26, 1999

Gynecological Endoscopy 2000. Goa/Bombay, India. Oct 6-11, 1999 (live surgery)

9th Annual Congress of the International Society for Gynecological Endoscopy (ISGE). Australian Gynaecological Endoscopy Society (AGES). 10th Annual Meeting. Gold Coast, Australia. April 16-19, 2000

The Mexican Federation of Gynecologic Endoscopy, Mexican Association of Gynecologic Endoscopy & Microsurgery. 2nd Congreso Nacional. Cancun, Mexico July 12-15, 2000

Sociedad Argentina de Cirugia Laparoscopica; Federacion Argentina de Sociedades de Ginecologia y Obstetricia. ISGE Endoscopy Training Session. Buenos Aires, Argentina. August 13-18, 2000 (live surgery)

7th International Meeting of Gynaecological Surgery. Oct 2000. Malzoni Medical Center. Naples-Avellino, Italy. Oct 5-7, 2000 (live surgery)

9th Congress of the European Society for Gynaecological Endoscopy; Paris, France; Oct 19-21, 2000 (Comps lscp management)

International Meeting for Advanced Gyn Endoscopy. Monterey, Mexico. February 13-14, 2001

Controversies in Obstetrics and Gynecology. Los Cabos, Mexico. February 16-19, 2001

10th Annual Congress of the International Society for Gynecologic Endoscopy (ISGE). Chicago, Illinois. March 28-31, 2001

Extreme Laparoscopy. Kamloops, Canada. March 31- April 5,2001

Croatian Postgraduate Course on Gynecological Endoscopy. Zabok & Zagreb, Croatia. May 21-25, 2001

8th Baltic Sea Conference on Obstetrics & Gynecology. Riga, Latvia. May 25-27, 2001

3rd International Meeting on Recent Advances in Gynaecological Surgery.  London, UK May 30-31, 2001 (Karl Storz Endoscopic Lecture)

Bucharest Conference on Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery. Bucharest, Romania. June 4 – 9, 2001

International Congress Endoscopic and Alternative Approaches to Surgical Treatment of Women Diseases. Moscow, Russia. June 9-15, 2001

37th International College of Surgeons North American Federation Congress. The One-Kilo Club. Orlando, FL. July 5-7, 2001 (Advances in Gyn & Colorectal Surgery for Endometriosis. TLH for large uterus)

3rd Mexican Congress of Gynecological Endoscopy. Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. July 11-14, 2001

International Scientific Meeting of Laparoscopic Surgery.(ISGE). Buenos Aires, Argentina.  August 18-24, 2001 (live surgery)

Evidence in Hysterectomy. Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists. London, UK.  Sept 26, 2001

8th International Meeting of Gynaecological Surgery. Sept 2001. Malzoni Medical Center. Naples-Avellino, Italy. Sept 27-29. (live surgery)

10th Congress of the European Society for Gynaecological Endoscopy (ESGE). Lisbon, Portugal. November 21-24, 2001

Global Congress on Gynecologic Endoscopy, Infertility & ART. GOA 2001. GOA, India.  December 6–9, 2001

Indian Association of Gynecological Endoscopy. Mumbai, India. Feb 26-March 3, 2002 (live surgery)

Kurt Semm 75th Birthday Honorary lecture. Keil, Germany March 25, 2002

BFS Oxford Univ. Advanced Endometriosis Surgery Congress. Oxford, UK. April 9-10, 2002

Gasless Laparoscopy Workshop. Frankfurt, Germany. April 22-23, 2002

International Society for Gynecological Endoscopy (ISGE). Berlin, Germany April 24-27, 2002

10th Beijing International Symposium of Gynecological Endoscopy, Beijing, China. May 10-13, 2002

World Congress on Gynecological Endoscopy. Dubrovnik, Croatia. May 15-18, 2002

International Congress on Laparoscopy and Hysteroscopy in Gynecology and Obstetrics. Moscow, Russia. June 8-14, 2002

Italy. June 14-19, 2002

Perth, Australia: Advanced Laparoscopy in Gynecological Surgery workshop. Sept 19-20, 2002

Gynaecological/General Surgical Workshops. Perth, Australia Sept 23-24

Management & Prevention of Adhesions. Entry techniques. Perth, Australia. Sept 25,2000

Future of Gynaecological Surgical Education Consensus meeting. Sept 26-27, 2002.

International Society for Gynecological Endoscopy (ISGE) 6th Regional Meeting. Bangkok, Thailand. Nov 12-15, 2002

7rd Curso De Endoscopia Ginecológica. Pelvic floor. (ESGE) Lisbon, Portugal; Jan 30-31, 2003

Dutch Society for Endoscopic Surgery 2nd Congress. Rotterdam, the Netherlands. March 6, 2003. Keynote lecture: Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery

12th Annual  Congress of the ISGE. Mexican Federation of Gynecologic Endoscopic Societies and the 5th National  Annual Congress of the  FeMEG. Cancun, Mexico April 2-5,2003

Indian Association of Gynecological Endoscopists Annual Congress. Cochin (Kochi), Kerala, India. May 1-4, 2003

PROGRAM DIRECTOR AT MAJOR USA MEETINGS………10

Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery: The American Experience. AAGL, Baltimore, Maryland, August 11-14, 1988.

Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery: The American Experience. AAGL, Costa Mesa, California, March 30-April 1, 1989.

Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery. AAGL Chicago, IL, May 10-12, 1989.

Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, Endo Expo ‘93, Orlando, Florida, 9-11 Dec.1993

AAGL First World Symposium on Laparoscopic Hysterectomy.   Scientific Program Chair, Tucson, AZ, April, 1994

AAGL Laparoscopic Treatment of Pelvic Floor Support Disorders. NYC. May 21, 1994

Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, Endo Expo '94. Laparoendoscopic Surgery: New Vistas, Orlando, Fl, Dec 8-10,1994

AAGL Second World Symposium on Laparoscopic Hysterectomy. Scientific Program Chair, New Orleans, Louisiana, April 7-9, 1995

AAGL 3rd World Symposium on Laparoscopic Hysterectomy. Scientific Program Chair, New Orleans, Louisiana, April 19-21, 1996 

AAGL 4th World Symposium on Laparoscopic Hysterectomy. Scientific Program Chair, San Francisco, CA, April 4-6, 1997 

COURSE CHAIRMAN AT MAJOR USA MEETINGS  20

AAGL 17th Annual Meeting. North American/South American Symposium of Gynecologic Endoscopy. Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery: The American Experience. Dallas, TX. Nov 9-13, 1988.

AAGL 18th Annual Meeting, World Congress of Gynecologic Endoscopy. Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery. Washington, DC, September 21, 1989.

AAGL 18th Annual Meeting, Chairman, Audiovisual Sessions. Washington, DC, September 20-24, 1989.

AAGL 19th Annual Meeting, Chairman, Audiovisual Sessions. Orlando, Florida, November 14-18, 1990.

AAGL Twentieth Annual Meeting, Chairman, Audiovisual Program, Las Vegas, Nevada, November 13-17, 1991.

AAGL 20th Annual Meeting. Chairman Postgraduate Course. Laparoscopic Hysterectomy: including retroperitoneal dissection, lymph node dissection, the ureter and retropubic urethropexy. Las Vegas, Nevada, November 15, 1991.

Hysterectomy panel. AAGL Twenty-first Annual Meeting. Chicago, IL, September 26, 1992

AAGL 21st Annual Meeting. Chairman State-of-the-art Postgraduate Course. Laparoscopic Hysterectomy: including retroperitoneal dissection, lymph node dissection, the ureter and retropubic urethropexy. Chicago, Illinois, September 24, 1992

AAGL 22nd Annual Meeting.  Chairman, Hysterectomy Panel, San Francisco, CA, November 10-14, 1993

AAGL 22nd Annual Meeting. Chairman of Postgraduate Course Laparoscopic Hysterectomy including Retroperitoneal Dissection: Lymph Node Dissection, the Ureter and Retropubic Urethropexy, San Francisco, CA, November 10-14, 1993

AAGL 23rd Annual Meeting. Chairman of Postgraduate Course. Laparoscopic Hysterectomy including Retroperitoneal Dissection: Lymph Node Dissection, the Ureter and Retropubic Urethropexy, NYC, 10/19/94 (10/18-23/1994)

AAGL 24th Annual Meeting. Chairman of Postgraduate Course. Laparoscopic Hysterectomy including an introduction to pelvic support surgery. Orlando, Fla., Nov 7-12, 1995

AAGL 25th Annual Meeting. Chairman of Postgraduate Course. Laparoscopic Hysterectomy including an introduction to pelvic support surgery. Chicago, Il, Sept 24-29, 1996

AAGL 26th Annual Meeting. Chairman of Postgraduate Course. Laparoscopic Treatment of Extensive Endometriosis including Hysterectomy and Bowel Resection. Seattle, WA, Sept 24-28, 1997

AAGL 27th Annual Meeting. Chairman of Postgraduate Course. Laparoscopic Treatment of Extensive Endometriosis including Hysterectomy and Bowel Resection. Atlanta, Georgia, Nov 10-15, 1998

AAGL 28th Annual Meeting. Chairman of Postgraduate Course. Laparoscopic Treatment of Extensive Endometriosis including Hysterectomy and Bowel Resection. Las Vegas, Nevada, Nov 7-11, 1999

8th International Meeting of the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, Endo Expo ‘99, NYC, NY. Advanced Laparoscopic Techniques: Stress Incontinence, pelvic floor, & hysterectomy.  Dec 4-7,1999

AAGL 29th Annual Meeting. Chairman of Postgraduate Course. Laparoscopic Treatment of Extensive Endometriosis including Hysterectomy and Bowel Resection. Orlando, FL, Nov 15-19, 2000

AAGL 30th Annual Meeting. Chairman of Postgraduate Course. Inevitable Misadventures of Laparoscopic Surgery: Management Strategy. San Francisco, CA. November 15-19, 2001

AAGL 31th Annual Meeting. Chairman of Postgraduate Course. Laparoscopic Surgery: The Outer Limits. Miami, FL. November 20-24, 2002

INVITED FACULTY AT MAJOR MEETINGS      36

Pan Pacific Surgical Association. 15th Annual Congress Honolulu, Hawaii, January, 1986.

AAGL 15th Annual Meeting. Operative laparoscopy: A program for advanced laparoscopists, (With Kurt Semm). World Congress of Gynecologic Endoscopy. Orlando, Florida, November 19-23, 1986.

AAGL 16th Annual Meeting. Operative laparoscopy: A program for advanced laparoscopists, World Congress of Gynecologic Endoscopy. San Francisco, California, November 12, 1987.

ISGE. International Society for Gynecologic Endoscopy, First Biennial Meeting, Orlando, Florida, January 4-7, 1989.

New horizons in operative laparoscopy. 83rd Annual Scientific Assembly. Southern Medical Association. Washington, DC, November 4-6, 1989.

Advanced laparoscopy in management of infertility American Fertility Society postgraduate course. 45th Annual Meeting. San Francisco, CA, Nov 11-12, 1989.

Pan Pacific Surgical Association, 20th Congress, Kona (Waikoloa), Hawaii, February 11-16, 1990.

AFS 46th Annual Meeting. Laparoscopic management of pelvic endometriosis. Washington, DC, October 15, 1990.

AAGL 19th Annual Meeting. Advanced laparoscopic surgery. International Congress of Gynecological Endoscopy. Orlando, Florida, November 16, 1990.

American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery. 11th Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, April 30, 1991.

National Medical Association, 96th Annual Meeting, Indianapolis, Indiana, July 28, 1991

American College of Surgeons. 77th Annual Meeting, Chicago, Illinois. October 20-25, 1991

Ninth Congress of the International Society for Laser Surgery and Medicine. Anaheim, California. November 4, 1991.

Society for Minimally Invasive Therapy. 3rd International Meeting. Boston, Mass., November 10-12, 1991.

Gynecologic Oncology Group. Minneapolis, Minn, 7/17-19/92

ACOG postgraduate course. Operative endoscopy: Getting started and maintaining proficiency.  Las Vegas, Nevada, April 25-26, 1993

Fourth International Vaginal Surgery Conference. St. Louis, Missouri, September 24-26, 1992.

Pacific Coast Fertility Society 41st Annual Meeting. Reproductive Laparoscopic Techniques Postgraduate Course. Indian Wells, CA.  April 15, 1993

ACOG Annual Meeting postgraduate course. Operative endoscopy: Getting started and maintaining proficiency. Washington, DC, May 1-2, 1993

ISGE Meeting. A Vision of Endoscopy. Session on Far Advanced Laparoscopy - For the not Faint of Heart”, Washington, DC, June 26, 1993

Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, Endo Expo ‘93, Orlando, Florida, 9-11 Dec.1993  

Fifth International Vaginal Surgery Conference. St. Louis, Missouri, March 17-19, 1994.

Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, Endo Expo ‘94 - Laparoendoscopic Surgery: New Vistas, Orlando, Elorida, Dec 8-10,1994

100th Scientific Assembly, National Medical Association Ob/Gyn Section, Post-Graduate Course Atlanta, Georgia, July 28-29, 1995

7th Annual International Conference, Society for Minimally Invasive Therapy.  Portland, Oregon, September 21-23, 1995. Minimally Invasive Gynecology.

American Society for Reproductive Medicine. 51st Annual Meeting;28th Postgraduate Program. Laparoscopy vs. Laparotomy.  Seattle, Washington, October 7-12, 1995

AAGL 25th Annual Meeting. Chicago, IL, Sept 24-29, 1996

Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, Endo Expo ‘96, Orlando, FL, Dec 5-7,1996

AAGL 26th Annual Meeting. Seattle, WA, Sept 24-28, 1997

American Society for Reproductive Medicine. 53rd Annual Meeting, 30th Postgraduate Program. Advanced Endoscopic Surgery. Cincinnati, OH, October 18-22, 1997

AAGL 27th Annual Meeting. Atlanta, GA, Nov 10-15, 1998

American Society for Reproductive Medicine. 55rd Annual Meeting, 32nd Postgraduate Program. Endometriosis: Y2K. Toronto, Canada, Sept 25-26, 1999

AAGL 28th Annual Meeting. Global Congress Of Gynecologic Endoscopy.

Las Vegas, Nevada. November 4-11, 1999

 

8th International Meeting of the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons (SLS), Endo Expo ‘99, NYC, NY, Dec 4-7,1999

AAGL 29th Annual Meeting. Global Congress Of Gynecologic Endoscopy. Orlando, FL, Nov 15-19, 2000

ISGE 10th Annual Congress. Chicago, Illinois. March 28-31, 2001

GUEST LECTURER AT REGIONAL SOCIETY MEETINGS   27

The Minnesota Obstetrical and Gynecological Society, Duluth, Minnesota, June 12-13, 1987.

Indiana Section Meeting of ACOG, Indianapolis, IN, Jan 13, 1988.

Tampa Ob/Gyn Society. Humana Womens Hospital, Tampa, FL, October 20-21, 1988.

Suffolk County OB/GYN Society. 12th Annual Clinic Day. Surgical Gynecology: State of the Art-1989. Hauppauge, NY, March 8, 1989.

New England OB/GYN Society, 61st Annual Spring Meeting, Sturbridge, Massachusetts, April 18, 1990.

District I Junior Fellow Chairmen's Meeting. ACOG. Brownsville, Vermont, August 4, 1990.

Midyear Review and Update in OB-GYN. American College of Osteopathic Obstetricians and Gynecologists. Baltimore, MD, September 10-12, 1990.

Los Angeles Obstetrical and Gynecological Society, Los Angeles, CA, January 8, 1991.

Suffolk County OB/GYN Society. Clinic Day 1991. Endometriosis Update, Advances in the Treatment of Endometriosis. Stonybrook, New York, March 13, 1991.

Georgia Obstetrical and Gynecological Society Annual Meeting, Sea Island, Georgia. September 22-24, 1991.

New Jersey Obstetrical and Gynecological Society. (Semi-Annual Meeting) Cherry Hill, New Jersey. Nov 8, 1991.(laparoscopic hysterectomy)

East Tennessee Obstetrics and Gynecology Society. Knoxville, Tennessee.  May 14, 1992.

Armed Forces ACOG District Meeting. Norfolk, Virginia, November 1-2, 1992

Bicity Meeting with The Obstetrical Society of Philadelphia and the New York Obstetrical Society. Debate: Operative Laparoscopy vs. Pelvic Surgery (versus Marvin H. Terry Grody with Joel Noumoff moderating). Philadelphia, PA, April 17, 1993.

Akron Ob/Gyn Society. Akron, Ohio, May 20, 1993

Advanced Laparoscopic Procedures. Greater Philadelphia Ob/Gyn Review Course. Philadelphia, PA, May 26, 1993

Fertility Society of Upstate New York; CNY Society of Ob/Gyn; Department of Ob/Gyn, SUNY Section; District 2 of ACOG. Syracuse, NY, 3/24/94

Pacific Northwest Obstetrical and Gynecological Association.  46th Annual Meeting. Salishan, Oregon. June 26-29,1994

New Jersey Obstetrical & Gynecological Society semi-annual meeting; Garden State Arts Center, Holmdel, NJ; Nov 8, 1996

Fairfield County Gynecological & Obstetrical Society, Greenwich, Conn April 2,1997

NY Gynecological Society, Princeton Club, May 28, 1997

Suffolk County OB/GYN Society. Smithtown, NY. 2/11/98

The Society of the Alumni of the Sloane Hospital for Women and the Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons 100th Anniversity Symposium. NY. June 4-5, 1998

The Society of the Alumni of the Sloane Hospital for Women and the Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons Symposium. NYC. June 4, 1999

Martin L. Stone Obstetrical & Gynecological Society of New York Medical College. NYC. Oct 12, 2000

Obstetrical Society of Boston. Harvard Club, Boston, MA. Jan 22, 2001

ACOG District 8 – Utah Section. Salt Lake City, Utah. September 19-21, 2001

Allegeny Ob-Gyn Society, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Oct 7, 2002.

CHAIRMAN (COURSE DIRECTOR) AT COURSES/ MEETINGS     56

Basic and Advanced Gynecologic Laser Surgery Course. Shadyside Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania,                            May 19-21, 1988, July 13-14, 1989.September 20-21, 1990,    October 3-5, 1991.August 6-8, 1992.

Advanced Pelviscopic Surgery. State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York, August 3-5, 1989.

Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery. Kapiolani Medical Center for Women and Children. Honolulu, Hawaii, February 16-17, 1990.

Introduction to Operative Laparoscopy. University of Rochester Medical Center, Strong Memorial Hospital, OB/GYN Section. Rochester, New York, April 21, 1990.

Comprehensive Course in Pelviscopy and Hysteroscopy.Rochester, New York. September 7-8, 1990.

Laparoscopic Hysterectomy and Operative Pelviscopic Surgery. Phoenix, Arizona.

April 20-21, 1991,    May 18-19, 1991,    September 13-14, 1991, October 18-20, 1991;  Nov 1-3, 1991;      Dec 13-15, 1991.       Jan 17-19, 1992,      Feb 14-16, 1992;    March 13-15, 1992, April 10-12, 1992;    May 8-10, 1992;     May 15-17, 1992;    Sept 18-20, 1992;     October 2-4, 1992;  October 23-25, 1992; Nov 20-22, 1992;      December 4-6, 1992

Laparoscopic Hysterectomy and Retropubic colposuspension (Burch Procedure) with Live Case Demonstrations. Chattanooga, Tennessee.

April 25-26, 1991; May 23-24, 1991;  July 24-25, 1991; Aug 21-22; Sept 26-27, 1991;  Oct 17-18, 1991;  Jan 29-30, 1992;  Feb 27-28, 1992;              April 16-17, 1992; Dec 10-11, 1992

Pelviscopy and Operative Hysteroscopy Course, Humana Hospital Medical City, Dallas, Texas, August 9-10, 1991. (live surgery)

Conference on Laparoscopy for General and Gynecologic Surgeons. Snowmass, Colorado. March 23-27, 1992.

Advances in Gynecologic Endoscopy, The Graduate Hospital Winter Course, Sun Valley, ID, February 21-27, 1993

The Graduate Hospital Post-Graduate Course in Comprehensive Gynecologic Endoscopy and Preceptorship Program. Philadelphia, PA, May 31-June 5, 1993

Advances in Gynecologic Endoscopy, The Graduate Hospital Winter Course, Park City, Utah, February 21-26, 1994

Laparoscopic Treatment of Pelvic Floor Support Disorders. NYC. May 21, 1994

Adv Lscp & Hysp. Alvarado Hosp, San Diego, CA 6/23-26/94

Adv Operative Lscp.  White Plains, NY. June 9-11, 1995

Update in Gynecological Endoscopic Surgery, Squaw Valley, CA July 5-7, 1995

Advanced Laser Laparoscopy & Operative Hysteroscopy. San Diego, CA July 20-23, 1995

Advanced Laser Laparoscopy & Operative Hysteroscopy. San Diego, CA June 13-16, 1996

AAGL Current Issues in Gynecologic Endoscopy. Co-chair. Squaw Valley, CA. Feb 20-23, 1997

Advanced workshop on Gynecologic Laparoscopic Anatomy & Surgery on Unembalmed Female Cadavers. Savannah, GA. 3/11/99-3/12/99

Phoenix Hysterectomy 10th Anniversary course. Hysterectomies And Their Alternatives. 9/30-10/2/99 (live surg: Columbia to Phoenix). Phoenix, Arizona

Operative Laparoscopy and Hysterectomy. IMET. San Antonio, TX. Oct 27-28, 2000

Operative Laparoscopy and Hysteroscopy. Seattle, Washington. May 18-19, 2001

AAGL-Gynecare-Ethicon. Key Strategies & Techniques For Advanced Laparoscopy & Hysteroscopy. Endo-Surgery Institute, Cincinnati, Ohio. Nov. 30–Dec 1, 2001

GUEST LECTURER AT MEETINGS   28

A Spring Seminar in OB/GYN. Columbia Hospital for Women Medical Center, Washington, DC, May 15-16, 1987.

Gynecological Surgery. Sixth Annual International Semi nar, Baptist Memorial Hospital and the University of Tennessee, Memphis, Tennessee, November 6-8, 1987.

Alumni Meeting, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland. Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, September 16, 1988.

Fertility Rights Symposium, sponsored by Humana Hospital and Indiana Section of ACOG. Indianapolis, Indiana, September 13, 1989.

Rochester Academy of Medicine. University of Rochester. Rochester, New York, April 21, 1990.

New Advances in Gynecologic Endoscopic Surgery. Special Interest Program of the AAGL at ACOG Annual Meeting. Las Vegas, Nevada. April 29, 1992

Moderator “Lectures on GYN Laparoscopy” presentation, sponsored by United States Surgical Corporation. ACOG Annual Meeting. Las Vegas, Nevada. April 27, 1992.

First Annual Clinical Conference on Sexually Transmitted Diseases. Association of Reproductive Health Professionals. Tysons Corner, Virginia. May 16, 1992.

Current Surgical and Medical Management of Endometriosis (including laparoscopic hysterectomy and bowel resection). Swedish Medical Center. The Center for Reproductive Medicine. Englewood, Colorado, September 19, 1992.

Gynecologic Surgery: New Horizons Symposium. The Cleveland Clinic Foundation. Cleveland, Ohio, October 1-2, 1992

New Frontiers in Minimally Invasive and Interventional Surgery. MedPRO Month Conference. New Orleans, Louisiana, October 13, 1992.

Latest Advances in Gynecologic Endoscopic Surgery. Special Interest Program of the AAGL at ACOG Annual Meeting. Washington, DC, May 5, 1993

Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Postgraduate Course, Gynecology: The Healthcare of Women,  Endoscopic Hysterectomy and Endoscopic Treatment of Pelvic Relaxation and Stress Urinary Incontinence, Cleveland, Ohio, October 14-15, 1994

Cutting Edge ‘95 Informational Update, (Laparoscopic Complications and their Management) Long Branch, New Jersey, (Monmouth Medical Ctr) August 16-18, 1995 

Laparoscopically-Assisted Vaginal Hysterectomy for Endometriosis. 15th Anniversary Conference. Endometriosis Association. Milwaukee, Wisconsin,  November 3-5, 1995.

Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Gynecology: Surgical Controversies, Endoscopic Hysterectomy and Endoscopic Treatment of Pelvic Relaxation. Cleveland, Ohio, October 11-12, 1996

14th Annual Obstetrics & Gynecology Conference. U C Davis Medical Center. Incline Village, Nevada; Feb 22-25,1997

Management of the Patient with Endometriosis or Uterine Fibroids. Ritz-Carlton Boston, MA May 9-10, 1997

SnowJob In Gynecology;Emory Univ; Snowmass, Colorado; March 3-8, 1998

Prevention & Management of Laparoendoscopic Surgical Complications. Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons. NY,NY April 17-18, 1998

Outpatient Care Institute. Short-Stay Care. Ana Hotel, Washington DC, April 23-24, 1998

Endometriosis Symposium. Glen Cove, NY. 4/18/99

Winthrop-University Hospital Annual Symposium. Update in Obstetrics & Gynecology. Garden City, NY 10/29/99

19th Annual OB/GYN Conference: Important Procedures for the Next Mellennium. St Francis Hospital. March 31-April 1, 2000. Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Surgical Menopause in the New Millennium. San Francisco, California. May 23, 2000

St Louis Univ Ob Gyn Conference. Controversies in Obstetrics and Gynecology. Los Cabos, Mexico. February 16-19, 2001

Endometriosis Association. North Shore University Hospital At Glen Cove. March 20, 2001

Advanced Laparoscopy and Telemedicine Symposium. Flushing Hospital Medical Center. Flushing, NY   April 20, 2001

The 20stsAnnual Fall Symposium. Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Montefiore Med Ctr. Bronx, NY. Nov, 2001

Connecticut Resident's Workshop. Bridgeport Hospital Bridgeport, Ct March 27, 2002

15th Annual Techniques in Advanced Laparoscopic & Gynecologic Surgery. Mayo Clinic. Scottsdale, Arizona. October 31 – November 2, 2002

The 21stsAnnual Fall Symposium. Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Montefiore Med Ctr. NYC. Nov 10-12, 2002

 

GUEST FACULTY AT COURSES (Gynecologic Laparoscopy)     104

Advanced Gynecologic Endoscopy. With Kurt Semm, Ron Levine. University of Louisville, Kentucky, April 10-12, 1986.

Laser Surgery Workshop, Northside Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia. May 16, November, 1986.

Operative Laparoscopy for Gynecologists. Harris Methodist, Fort Worth, Texas, July 17-18, 1987.

Pelviscopy Surgery and Laser Endoscopy. St. Lukes Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri, October 30-31, 1987.

Advanced Gynecologic Endoscopy. University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, November 5-6, 1987.

Operative Laparoscopy. Harris Hospital Methodist, Fort Worth, Texas, February 19-20, 1988.

Advanced Laparoscopic and Hysteroscopic Surgery. University of Massachusetts Medical School, New York, New York, April 29-30, 1988.

Operative Laparoscopy: A Surgical Seminar and Workshop. The Greater Baltimore Medical Center, Washington, DC, June 23-25, 1988.

Advanced Gynecologic Endoscopy, Grant Hospital, Chicago, Illinois, June 24-25, 1988.

Electrosurgery and Laser in Laparoscopy. The University of    Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Oct 28-29, 1988.

Advanced Gynecologic Pelviscopic Workshop, Featuring Endoscopic Laser Training and Pelviscopic Techniques, Nashville, Tennessee, November 21-22, 1988.

The Second Annual Symposium and Workshop on Pelviscopic Surgery and Laser Endoscopy. St Lukes Hospital, Chesterfield, Missouri, December 9-10, 1988.

Pelviscopy. Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, Mass. March 10-12, 1989.

Pelviscopy and Other GYN Endoscopic Surgery. Winthrop Univ Hospital, Mineola, New York, March 13-14, 1989.

Advanced Gynecologic Endoscopy. University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, April 6-7, 1989.

Advanced Laparoscopic/Pelviscopic Techniques for the Gynecologist. AMI Brookwood, Womens Medical Center, Birmingham, Alabama, April 14-15, 1989.

Advanced Operative Laparoscopy. The University of Arizona, Health Sciences Center,Scottsdale, Arizona, April 27-29, 1989, February 8-10, 1990.

Controversies in Hysteroscopy and Laparoscopy. Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, June 3-4, 1989.

First Annual Midnight Sun Gynecologic Surgery Conference. Providence Hospital, Anchorage, Alaska, June 22-23, 1989.

Advanced Operative Laparoscopy, Harris Methodist Hospital.  Fort Worth, Texas, July 28-29, 1989.

Advanced Operative Laparoscopy with Emphasis on CO2 Laser and “Pelviscopy,” The Womens Laser Institute of Northern California. Los Gatos, California, August 12-13, 1989.

Pelviscopy for the 90s sponsored by Miami Valley Hospital, Wright State University, Department of OB/GYN, Dayton, Ohio,Oct 18,1989.

Advanced Laparoscopy Complications and Controversies. Third Annual Symposium and Workshop on Operative Laparoscopy, Pelviscopic Surgery and Laser Endoscopy. St. Lukes Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri, October 20-21, 1989.

Current Techniques in Operative Endoscopy. Humana Hospital,   Phoenix, Arizona, October 27-28, 1989.

Modern Surgical Management of Endometriosis. Scottsdale, Arizona, March 23-24, 1990.

Update in OB/GYN and Advanced Pelvic Endoscopy, University of Florida, College of Medicine, Orlando, Florida, March 31-April 1, 1990.

Advanced Gynecologic Endoscopy. University of Louisville,     Louisville, Kentucky, April 5-6, 1990.

New Developments in Endoscopic and Laser Surgery. ISGE. The International Society for Gynecologic Endoscopy. Newport Beach, California, May 3-5, 1990.

Advanced Operative Laparoscopy. Fort Worth, TX, May 17-19, 1990.

Intensive Workshop on Advanced Gynecologic Endoscopy. AAGL Postgraduate Course, Grant Hospital of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, June 15-16, 1990.

Advanced Operative Laparoscopy. Principles and Techniques.AAGL, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, July 13-14, 1990.

Endoscopic Laser Applications in Gynecologic Surgery. Sponsored by Northside Hospital. Atlantic City, New Jersey, July 26-28, 1990.

Operative Pelviscopy Workshop. Lutheran General Hospital,Park Ridge, Illinois, August 10-11, 1990.

Comprehensive Course in Pelviscopy and Hysteroscopy.Rochester, NY, September 7-8, 1990.

Advanced Operative Laparoscopy. Stamford, CT, Sept 13-15, 1990.

Advanced Operative Endoscopy.  Fort Worth, TX Oct 31-Nov 3, 1990.

The American Experience In Operative Endoscopy. AAGL. Rancho Mirage, California, January 10-12, 1991.

Advanced Gynecologic Surgery. Washington, DC, Jan 23-26, 1991.

4th Annual Mid-Winter Continuing Education Meeting. Department of OB GYN, Baystate Medical Center. Jamaica, Jan 27-Feb 1, 1991.

Advanced Operative Laparoscopy. Fort Worth, Texas. February 7-9, 1991.May 2-4, 1991.April 6-7, 1991.

Advances in Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Fourteenth Annual Postgraduate Course. Department of Ob/GYN of Maricopa Medical Center and the Phoenix OB/GYN Society. (Dr. John Kelly) Scottsdale, AZ, Feb 27-March 1, 1991.

The Modern Surgical Management of Endometriosis. Scottsdale, Arizona, March 14-16, 1991.

Fourth Annual Operative Gynecologic Endoscopy Course.  Advanced Pelviscopy Surgery and Laser Surgery.  University of Louisville School of Medicine. Louisville, Kentucky, April 4-5, 1991.

Advanced operative laparoscopy. Lubbock, TX. 4/5-7,1991

Advanced Pelviscopy and Endovaginal Sonography. University of California at Los Angeles Extension. San Diego, California, April 18-20, 1991.

Update in Operative Hysteroscopy and Laparoscopy. St. Francis Hospital. Milwaukee, Wisconsin, April 27-28, 1991.

Advanced Operative Laparoscopy. St. Joseph Hospital.  Houston, Texas May 29-30, 1991.  February 20, 1992.

Advanced Operative Laparoscopy. Dallas, Texas. June 6-8, 1991.

AAGL, Grant Hospital of Chicago, Chicago, IL, June 14-15, 1991.

Operative Endoscopy Workshop: Laparoscopy From the Beginning to the Ultimate. New York, New York, June 27-29, 1991.

Advanced Endoscopic Techniques in OB/GYN, Baptist Laser Institute, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, July 11-14, 1991.

Fourth Annual Midatlantic Clinical Course in Pelviscopic Surgery and Vaginosonography, Harbor Hospital Center, Baltimore, Maryland, August 23-24, 1991.(live surgery; Semm & Mettler)

Gynecology Conference on Minimally Invasive Surgery. Medical Care International. St. Petersburg, Florida. September 12, 1991.

Eighth Annual Controversies in Obstetrics and Gynecology. All That Jazz. Baptist Medical Center. Jacksonville, Florida. October 10-11, 1991.

Fifth Annual Symposium and Workshop on Operative Laparoscopy, Pelviscopic Surgery and Laser Endoscopy. St. Lukes Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri. October 26, 1991.

Advanced Operative Endoscopy Workshop for the Gynecologist. Univ of Florida College of Medicine. Orlando,FL. Nov 5,1991.

Advanced laparoscopic surgery. AAGL Postgraduate Course 20th Annual Meeting. Las Vegas, Nevada. November 14, 1991.

ACOG Postgraduate Course in Operative Laparoscopy and Hysteroscopy. University of Massachusetts Medical Center. Worcester, Massachusetts. November 20-22, 1991.

Advanced Gynecologic Surgery Course and Seminar. Columbia Hospital for Women Medical Center, Washington, DC. January 22-25, 1992.

Advanced Laparoscopic Techniques in Gynecologic Surgery.  University of South Florida College of Medicine. Tampa, Florida. January 31-February 1, 1992

LLETZ, LEEP, Laser and GYN Endoscopy Course. The Ranch at Steamboat Springs. Steamboat Springs, CO. February 8-15, 1992.

Current Perspectives in GYN Endoscopy: Advanced Laparoscopy & Hysteroscopy for the 90s. Jewish Hospital at Washington University Medical Center, St. Louis,    Missouri. February 21-22, 1992.

Operative Gynecologic Endoscopy. ACOG. Orlando, Florida. Feb 27-March 1, 1992.

New Developments in Endoscopic and Laser Surgery. ISGE. International Society for Gynecologic Endoscopy Course. Lake Buena Vista, Florida. March 12-15, 1992.

Seventeenth Annual Update in Obstetrics and Gynecology. University of Florida College of Medicine. Orlando, Florida. March 28-29, 1992.

Fifth Anniversary of the First University-Sponsored Endoscopy Course. University of Louisville. Louisville, Ky. April 9-10, 1992.

The Anatomical Approach to Operative Laparoscopy and Laparoscopic Hysterectomy. St. Louis, Missouri,      May 8, 1992.

The Newest Techniques in Gynecologic Endoscopic Surgery. Hilton Head Island, South Carolina. May 21-23, 1992.

Advanced Endoscopy Course on Laparoscopic Hysterectomy, Annandale, Virginia. May 30-31, 1992.

Advanced Operative Pelviscopy and Laser Surgery Course. San Diego, California, June 11-14, 1992.

Advanced Workshop in Endoscopic Surgery, AAGL Postgraduate Course. Santa Barbara, California, July 9-11, 1992

Fifth Annual Mid-Atlantic Clinical Course In Advanced Pelviscopic Surgery. Harbor Hospital Center, Baltimore, Md. Aug 14-15, 1992. (live surgery).

ACOG Postgraduate Course. Operative Laparoscopy and Hysteroscopy. Worcester and Grafton, Massachusetts.  November 11-13, 1992.

Advanced Operative Gynecologic Endoscopy. ACOG Postgraduate Course, Las Vegas, Nevada. March 4-6, 1993.

Laparoscopic Hysterectomy: A comparison of the methods. AAGL Postgraduate Course, Miami Beach, Florida March 12-13, 1993

4th Annual Symposium on The Modern Surgical Management of Endometriosis. Scottsdale, Arizona, March 18-20, 1993.

Laparoendoscopic Surgery: Avoiding Complications. Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons. San Diego, CA, March 26-27, 1993.

Advanced Gynecologic Endoscopy Course. Academy for International Medical Symposia (AIMS) and Mission Bay Hospital. Rancho Mirage, California, April 1-4, 1993.

Operative Laparoscopy and Hysteroscopy Course. JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey, June 27, 1993

An Anatomical Approach to Laparoscopic Hysterectomy. AAGL Course. Seattle, Washington. July 30, 1993

Advanced Gynecologic Endoscopy Course. Academy for International Medical Symposia (AIMS) Vancouver, B.C., July 30 - August 2, 1993

Seventh Annual Mid-Atlantic Clinical Course In Advanced Pelviscopic Surgery. Harbor Hospital Center, Baltimore, Maryland, August 20-21, 1993. (live surgery).

Advanced Operative Laparoscopy & LAVH. David Adamson. The Good Samaritan Hospital, San Jose, CA, Oct 30-31, 1993

First Annual Operative Laparoscopy and Hysteroscopy Update, Cancun, Mexico, 2-6 January 1994

Fundamentals of Pelviscopic Surgery, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, Massachusetts, 11-12 March, 1994.

Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery for the Gynecologist, State University of New York, Syracuse, March 24, 1994.

Advanced Pelviscopic Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Md, August 12-13, 1994

10th Annual Postgraduate Course in Colposcopy, Endoscopy, and Urogynecology. Graduate Hospital. Longboat Key, Florida. Nov 13-19,1994

Second Annual Operative Laparoscopy and Hysteroscopy Update, Cancun, Mexico, January 16-20, 1995 (Baystate Med Ctr)

Female Pelvic Floor Disorders, Urodynamics & Cystoscopy, St. Joseph's Hospital, Houston, Texas, February 16-18, 1995

Winter Course in Comprehensive Colposcopy & Advances in Gynecologic Endoscopy.  Graduate Hospital. Park City, Utah, February 19-25, 1995

AIMS Advanced Gynecologic Endoscopy and Urogynecology. Vancouver, British Columbia, August 16-20, 1995

Update in Gynecological Endoscopic Surgery, Urogynecology, and Vaginal Surgery. Squaw Valley, CA July 18-20, 1996

Laparoscopic Hysterectomy and Retropubic colposuspension (Burch Procedure) with Live Case Demonstrations. Chattanooga, TN. Nov 8-9,1996

Current Issues in Gynecologic Endoscopy. Squaw Valley, California February 20-23, 1997

Laparoscopic Hysterectomy: A Symposium for Gynecologists. Stamford Hosp, Stamford, CT. April 3, 1997 (live surgery)

Management of the Patient with Endometriosis or Uterine Fibroids. Boston, MA. (TAP). (Barbieri) May 9-10, 1997

Sloane Alumni Day Symposium. Advances & Controversies in Ob & Gyn. Columbia Univ. June 6, 1997

Omnia, Phila September 18,19, 1997

Endometriosis Pre-Congress Workshop. 6th Congress of the European Society for Gynaecological Endoscopy. Birmingham, UK. Dec 7, 1997

International Society for Gynecologic Endoscopy Pre-conference workshop, Sun City, South Africa. March 15,1998

Advances And Controversies in Operative Gynecologic Endoscopy. Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Los Angeles, California. October 27- November 1, 1998

AAGL Advanced Endoscopic Workshop. Live transmission of TLH: NY (Columbia) to Cincinnati. Dec 11, 1998

AAGL Advanced workshop on Gynecologic Laparoscopic Anatomy & Surgery on Unembalmed Female Cadavers. Las Vegas, Nevada. 11/6-7/99

AAGL Advanced Laparoscopic Reparative Pelvic Surgery & Surgical Dissection on Unembalmed Female Cadavers. Orlando, FL. 11/13-14/2000

IMET & Baylor College. Houston, Texas. November 1-3, 2001

GUEST FACULTY AT MEETINGS & COURSES  (General Surgery)     24

Course Co-Chairman. Operative Laparoscopy for General Surgeons. Decatur Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia.

June 22-23, 1990, August 17-18, 1990, Nov 30-Dec 1, 1990.

Revolution in Abdominal Surgery - Laser Laparoscopy. Medical Care International, Scottsdale, Arizona, June 28-July 1, 1990.

Operative Techniques of Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy. DePaul Health Center, St. Louis, Missouri, July 21-22, 1990.

Course Chairman. Laparoscopy and the General Surgeon. Northeast Laser Center for Endosurgical Advancement, Kingston, Pennsylvania.  August 13-14, 1990.     August 27-28, 1990.    

              September 17-18, 1990.  November 5-6, 1990.

              December 10-11, 1990.   February 11-12, 1991.

              March 12-13, 1991.      July 19-20, 1991.

              November 9-10, 1991.    December 6-7, 1992.

Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy for General Surgeons. Creighton University School of Medicine, Department of Surgery. Omaha, Nebraska, August 20-21, 1990.

Course Co-Chairman. Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery for General Surgeons, New York, New York, November 12, 1990.

Laparoscopic Techniques for the General Surgeon, Whats Next After Cholecystectomy? Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, Massachusetts, January 4 & 5, 1991.

Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery: The International Experience. St. Vincent Hospital and Health Care Center. Indianapolis, Indiana, May 20-22, 1991.

International Minimal Access Surgery Symposium. Shawnee Mission Medical Center. Shawnee Mission, Kansas. November 17, 1991.

Albert Einstein College of Medicine & Montefiore Medical Center Symposium on Controversies, Problems and Techniques in Surgery. New York, NY. Dec. 12, 1991.

3rd World Congress of Endoscopic Surgery. Bordeaux, France, June 18-20, 1992. with Bruhat & Semm & Perissat

2nd Annual International Minimal Access Surgery Symposium.Shawnee Mission, Kansas, November 21-23, 1992.

8th International Meeting of the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, Endo Expo ‘99, NYC, NY. Special problems in MIS for General Surgeons with Fitzgibbons, Gagner, Geis, Katkouda, Kelley, & McKernan, Dec 4,1999

Morristown Memorial Hospital Visiting prof(Gen Surg) 10/22-23/02

GUEST LECTURER/VISITING PROFESSOR (Grand Rounds)        65

Grand Rapids Area Medical Education Center, Grand Rapids,     Michigan, September 18, 1985.

Brigham Womens Hospital, Fertility and Endocrine Unit Boston, Massachusetts, October 11, 1985.

State University of New York at Stonybrook, Stonybrook, New   York, December, 4, 1985.

Kapiolani Medical Center for Women and Childrens Hospital,  January 15, 1986.

Winthrop University Hospital, Mineola, NY, April 4, 1986.

University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, April 18, 1986.

Morton Plant Hospital, Clearwater, Florida, April 18, 1986.

Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, April 23, 1986.

Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, August 4, 1986.

University of Louisville School of Medicine, Advanced gynecologic endoscopy for the diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic pelvic inflammatory disease.  Louisville, Kentucky, May 6, 1987.

Lehigh University, Department of Biology, Research seminar,   Bethlehem, PA, June 3, 1987.

University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina,    September 16, 1987.

Staten Island Hospital, Staten Island, New York. October 14, 1987. June 30, 1988.

Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, Massachusetts, March 16-17, 1988.

Providence Hospital, Southfield, MI, November 16,1988.

Endometriosis Association, New York Infirmary, Beekman   Downtown Hospital, New York, NY, May 6, 1989.

Magee Womens Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, May 25, 1989.

Allentown Hospital, Allentown, PA, November 21, 1989.

Winthrop University Hospital, Mineola, New York, January 12, 1990.

Nassau County Medical Center, East Meadow, New York, January 30, 1990

St. Josephs Hospital, Pontiac Michigan, February 1-2, 1990

The University of Texas, Health Science Center at San Antonio Medical School, Department of OB GYN, San Antonio, Texas, March 22, 1990.

Columbia Presbyterian Hospital, New York City, New York, March 29, 1990.

Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, Massachusetts, May 23-24, 1990.

Jersey Shore Medical Center, Neptune, NJ, June 7, 1990.

Rochester General Hospital, Rochester, New York, August 29, 1990.

St. Marys Hospital OB/GYN Department, 12th Annual Seminar, Langhorne, Pennsylvania, November 21, 1990.

Maine Medical Center, Portland, Maine, January 15, 16, 1991.

Laparoscopic Procedures in Gynecology. Second Annual Advances in Laser Assisted Operative Laparoscopy  ACOG Breakfast Seminar. New Orleans, Louisiana, May 7, 1991.

Long Island Jewish Medical Center and Northshore Hospital.  Long Island Endometriosis Association Meeting, New Hyde Park, New York. September 10-11, 1991.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of California Irvine Medical Center, Irvine, California,February 7, 1992.

Visiting Professor Series Meeting at Saddleback Memorial Medical Center Womens Hospital, Laguna Hills, California, February 6, 1992.

Visiting Professor Series Meeting at Womens Hospital in Laguna Hills, California, Long Beach Memorial Medical Center, Long Beach, California, February 6, 1992.

Riverside OB/GYN Center Lecture: Laparoscopic Hysterectomy: Complications. Newport News, Virginia, July 13, 1992

Advanced Laparoscopic Surgical Techniques. Albert Einstein Medical Center. Philadelphia, PA, October 26, 1992.

Cambridge Hospital. Boston, Massachusetts, November 7, 1992

Georgia Baptist Medical Center. Atlanta, Georgia, Dec 9, 1992.

Women and Infants Hospital. Providence, Rhode Island,March 11, 1993

Grand Rapids Area Medical Education Center, Grand Rapids, Michigan, April 20-21, 1993

Mount Sinai Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio, May 20, 1993

Akron City Hospital, Akron, Ohio, May 21, 1993

Albert Einstein Med Ctr, Bronx, NY. 2/15/94

L.A. County Med. Ctr, Los Angeles, CA. Nov 1994

Georgetown Univ, Washington D.C. Nov 16, 1994

North Shore, Long Island, NY

Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center Chicago, IL  1/11/95

West Jersey Health Systems Obstetrics and Gynecology Medical Education Meeting. Voorhees, New Jersey, January 3, 1996.

College of Physicians & Surgeons of Columbia University, New York, NY.  March 21, 1996

Lehigh Valley Hospital, Penn State Univ/Hershey Med Ctr, Reading Hosp; Nov 21,1996

Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, Pa Nov 22,1996

Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center Dept of Anesthesiology, New York, NY.  Jan 23, 1997

Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center Dept of Ob & Gyn. 2/13/97

Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center Dept of Ob & Gyn. 3/13/97

Stamford Hosp, Stamford, Conn. April 3, 1997 (live surgery)

New York Methodist Hospital, Brooklyn, NY. April 7, 1997

Harlem Hospital, NY. September 17, 1997

Harlem Hospital, NY. Jan 14, 1998

Univ of Vermont, Burlington, VT. 2/10/98

Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center Dept of Ob & Gyn. 3/98

St Louis Univ, St. Louis, MO April 30,1998 

 

NYU Medical Center, NY, NY. Oct 7, 1998

Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center. 10/22/98

Lenox Hill Hospital, NY, NY    3/17/99

New York Medical College, Westchester Medical Ctr, Valhalla, NY. 4/15/99

Cedars-Sinai Med Ctr, Los Angeles, CA 8/25/99

Mt Sinai, NYC (Gen Surg) 5/2/2000

Kapiolani Medical Center for Women and Children. Honolulu, Hawaii, August, 2001.

Lancaster General Hosp, Lancaster, PA. 1/31/02

Brigham and Women's Hospital, Reproductive Endocrine Unit. Boston, MA. April 2, 2002

Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA. April 3, 2002

University of Pittsburgh/Magee Women's Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Oct 8, 2002.

Morristown Memorial Hospital (Gen Surg) 10/22-23/02

NYU Downtown, May 2003

MODERATOR AT MEETINGS

IVF and Related Topics. With Bruno Lunenfeld. European     Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE),      Budapest, Hungary, September 27-30, 1987.

Video Presentations. ACOG. District III Meeting, San Diego, California, October 5-10, 1987.

Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, Endo Expo ‘94.Surgical Techniques: Entry into the Abdomen; Electrosurgical Techniques Orlando, Florida, Dec 8, 1994

Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, Endo Expo ‘94. Suturing Demonstration Orlando, Florida, Dec 9, 1994

PANELS

Laparoscopic Use of Electrosurgery, Suture, and Staples. Modern Techniques and Treatments in Gynecology. ACOG. Symedco. Pfizer. New Orleans, Louisiana, May 6, 1991.

Hysterectomy with Ray Garry, Robert S. Kovac, and David Oliver. AAGL 23rd Annual Meeting, New York, NY, October 21, 1994

ROUND TABLES

Laparoscopic treatment of Stage IV endometriosis (large endometriomas and cul-de-sac obliteration). World Congress of Gynecologic Endoscopy 16th Annual Meeting of AAGL. San Francisco, California, November 11-15, 1987.

Laparoscopic treatment of tubo-ovarian and pelvic abscess. AFS, Atlanta, Georgia, October 10, 1988.

Laparoscopic treatment of tubo-ovarian abscess. AAGL 17th Annual Meeting, Seventeenth Annual meeting. Dallas, Texas, November 9-13, 1988.

Laparoscopic treatment of tubo-ovarian abscess. ACOG Annual Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia, May 23, 1989.

Laparoscopic treatment of cul-de-sac obliteration secondary to endometriosis. ACOG. Annual Clinical Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia, May 24, 1989.

Laparoscopic treatment of benign and malignant ovarian tumors. World Congress of Gynecologic Endoscopy. AAGL 18th Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, Sept, 1989.

Laparoscopic treatment of acute pelvic inflammatory disease including pelvic abscess. AFS 45th Annual Meeting. San Francisco, California, November 15, 1989.

Laparoscopic treatment of benign and malignant ovarian tumors. ACOG 38th Annual Meeting. San Francisco, California, May 5-10, 1990.

ACOG Annual Meeting. Laparoscopic Hysterectomy, Luncheon Conference Leader. Las Vegas, Nevada, April 28, 1992.

ACOG Annual Meeting, Laparoscopic Assisted Abdominal Hysterectomy, Luncheon Conference leader. Washington, DC, May 3, 1993

GREAT DEBATES

Should complete posterior cul-de-sac obliteration secondary to endometriosis be surgically resolved through endoscopy. Versus Robert Franklin. The Second International Symposium on Endometriosis, Houston, Texas, May 1-3, 1989.

Medical vs. surgical management of ectopic pregnancy. Versus Dan C. Martin. World Congress of Gynecologic Endoscopy. AAGL 18th Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, September 20-24, 1989.

Laparoscopic Assisted Vaginal Hysterectomy is the Way to Go. with S. Robert Kovac. versus John Isaacs and Thomas Stovall Moderator: M. Leon Tancer. Society of Gynecologic Surgeons Meeting. Phoenix, Arizona. March 1-3, 1993

To lase or not to lase versus Chris Sutton (pro) Moderator: Victor Gomel. 3rd Biennial Meeting of the International Society for Gynecologic Endoscopy. Washington, DC, June 24, 1993

Surgical endoscopy and laser surgery. Chris Sutton (pro) 3rd Congress, European Society of Gynecologic Endoscopy. Rome, Italy. June 15-18, 1994

Laparoscopic Treatment of Adnexal Masses. Pro. AAGL 27th Annual Meeting. Atlanta, Georgia, Nov 10-15, 1998

SCIENTIFIC COMMITTEES

Complications of Operative Laparoscopy Survey Committee, AAGL, 1988-89.

Second World Congress of Gynecologic Endoscopy. Clermont-Ferrand, France, June 5-7, 1989.

Video-Publication of Endoscopy, Image Production, Gynecology. (Four cassettes per year). Clermont-Ferrand, France.

MULTI-CENTER STUDIES

Resectoscope - Sterilization Study Group, First Meeting, San Antonio, Texas, October 27, 1988.

Second Annual Symposium for the Advancement of Endoscopic Instruments (Staples), U.S. Surgical Corporation, Norwalk, Connecticut, August 21, 1989.

EXHIBITS PRESENTED AT SCIENTIFIC MEETINGS

Biophysics of laparoscopic electrosurgical dissection application, theory and concerns after 2,000 laparoscopic procedures. ACS Scientific Exhibition, Clinical Congress, Chicago, Illinois. October 20-25, 1991.

PAPERS PRESENTED AT SCIENTIFIC MEETINGS

Laparoscopic salpingotomy and salpingectomy for definitive treatment of tubal ectopic pregnancy. Second World Conference on Infectious Diseases and Human Infertility. Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, New York, March 22, 1985.

Laparoscopic treatment of tubo-ovarian and pelvic abscess. ACOG 33rd Annual Clinical Meeting. Washington, D.C., May 13, 1985.

Laparoscopic treatment of adnexal torsion in the first trimester of pregnancy. With M. Freifeld. ACOG District III Annual Meeting, Rome, Italy, September 21, 1985.

Laparoscopic salpingostomy and salpingectomy for definitive treatment of tubal ectopic pregnancy. With M. Freifeld. Annual Scientific Meeting of Association of Planned Parenthood Professionals, October, 1985, Seattle, Washington. Recipient of the Oath Award for outstanding scientific presentation.

Treatment of ovarian endometrioma using laparoscopic surgical techniques. AAGL, Anaheim, California, November 21, 1985.

Laparoscopic oophorectomy and salpingo-oophorectomy in the treatment of benign tubo-ovarian disease. AAGL. Anaheim, California, November 21, 1985.

Laparoscopic treatment of pelvic abscess. Third World Conference on Infectious Diseases and Human Infertility, Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, New York, March 22, 1986.

Laparoscopic treatment of tubo-ovarian and pelvic abscess. Second World Congress on Sexually Transmitted Diseases. Paris, France, June 25-29, 1986.

Laparoscopic treatment of ovarian endometrioma (Stage III and IV Endometriosis) in the infertile woman. American Fertility Society/Canadian Fertility and Andrology Society, Toronto, Canada, September 29-October 2, 1986.

Laparoscopic treatment of tubal pregnancy. American Fertility Society/Canadian Fertility and Andrology Society, Toronto, Canada, September 29-October 2, 1986.

Laparoscopic oophorectomy and salpingo-oophorectomy in the treatment of benign tubo-ovarian disease. ACOG, District III Annual Meeting, Williamsburg, Virginia, October 19-23, 1986.

Laparoscopic salpingotomy and salpingectomy for treatment of tubal ectopic pregnancy. AAGL 15th Annual Meeting, Orlando, Florida, November 19-23, 1986.

Laparoscopic treatment of extensive pelvic adhesions including hydrosalpinx. AAGL 15th Annual Meeting, Orlando, Florida, November 19-23, 1986.

Laparoscopy for the diagnosis and treatment of bowel disease. AAGL, 15th Annual Meeting, Orlando, Florida, Nov 19-23, 1986.

Pelviscopic treatment of pelvic lesions. Twentieth Pan-American Conference on Fertility and Sterility, Dorado, Puerto Rico, January 27, 1987.

Laparoscopic treatment of tubo-ovarian and pelvic abscess.    Second World Congress on Fallopian Tube, Dorado, Puerto Rico, January 29, 1987.

Laparoscopic management of ectopic pregnancy. Second World Conference on Fallopian Tube, Dorado, Puerto Rico, January 30, 1987.

Laparoscopic treatment of extensive pelvic adhesions including hydrosalpinx. Fourth World Conference on Infectious Disease and Human Infertility. Lenox Hill Hospital, New York City, New York, March 26-27, 1987.

Laparoscopic treatment of tubo-ovarian and pelvic abscess. With M. Freifeld, Association of Planned Parenthood Professionals. Las Vegas, Nevada, May 2, 1987.

Laparoscopic treatment of 100 consecutive tubal pregnancies. European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology. Cambridge, England, June, 1987.

Laparoscopic treatment of extensive pelvic adhesions          including hydrosalpinx. European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology. Cambridge, England, June,1987.

Laparoscopic treatment of tubo-ovarian and pelvic abscess.    European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology.        Cambridge, England, June, 1987.

Laparoscopic treatment of 100 consecutive tubal pregnancies. With D. Alan Johns, and Camran Nezhat. AFS 43rd Annual Meeting. Reno, Nevada, September 28-30, 1987.

Laparoscopic treatment of tubo-ovarian and pelvic abscess. ACOG District III Annual Meeting. San Diego, CA, Oct 5-10, 1987.

Laparoscopic treatment of 100 consecutive ectopic pregnancies. ACOG District III Annual Meeting. San Diego, California, October 5-10, 1987.

Laparoscopic treatment of cul-de-sac obliteration secondary   to endometriosis and/or adhesions. World Congress of Gynecologic Endoscopy, AAGL 16th Annual Meeting.San Francisco, California, November 11-15, 1987.

Use of a simplified modification of the Semm extracorporeal   knot for suturing during laparoscopic surgery. World Congress of Gynecologic Endoscopy. AAGL 16th Annual Meeting. San Francisco, California, November 11-15, 1987.

Upper extremity compression neuropathy following laparoscopic surgery. World Congress of Gynecologic Endoscopy. AAGL 16th Annual Meeting. San Francisco, California, November 11-15, 1987.

Laparoscopic treatment of 100 consecutive tubal pregnancies. with D. Alan Johns and Camran Nezhat, AAGL 16th Annual Meeting. San Francisco, California, November 11-15, 1987.

Report of the study group: advanced operative laparoscopy (Pelviscopy). With Michael Goodman, AAGL 16th Annual San Francisco, California, November 11-15, 1987.

Laparoscopic hysterectomy. Symposium for the Advancement of Endoscopic Instruments. (US Surgical Corporation), January 28-29, 1988.

Complications of laparoscopic treatment of tubal pregnancy. With John DeCaprio. ACOG District III Annual Meeting. Atlantic City, New Jersey, September 27, 1988.

Laparoscopic hysterectomy. With John DeCaprio. ACOG District III Annual Meeting. Atlantic City, New Jersey, September 27, 1988.

Peritoneal trophoblastic tissue implants following laparoscopic treatment of tubal ectopic pregnancy. AFS 44th Annual Meeting. Atlanta, Georgia, October 11, 1988.

Laparoscopic treatment of cul-de-sac obliteration secondary to endometriosis. AFS 44th Annual Meeting. Atlanta, Georgia, October 12, 1988.

laparoscopic treatment of tubal ectopic pregnancy. With John DeCaprio. AAGL 17th Annual Meeting. Dallas, TX, Nov 9-13, 1988.

Laparoscopic hysterectomy. AAGL 17th Annual Meeting. Dallas, Texas, November 9-13, 1988.

Short self-retaining trocar sleeves. AAGL 17th Annual Meeting. Dallas, Texas, November 9-13, 1988.

Laparoscopic oophorectomy and salpingo-oophorectomy. With D. Alan Johns. AAGL 17th Annual Meeting. Dallas, Texas, Nov 9-13, 1988.

Laparoscopic treatment of cul-de-sac obliteration secondary to endometriosis. ISGE, First Biennial Meeting, Orlando, Florida, January 4-7, 1989.

Laparoscopic diagnosis and treatment of pelvic inflammatory disease.”  Second World Congress of Gynecologic Endoscopy. Clermont-Ferrand, France, June 5-8, 1989.

New techniques: ablation pouch of Douglas. Second World Congress of Gynecologic Endoscopy. Clermont-Ferrand, France, June 5-8, 1989.

Materials and techniques: hysterectomy. Second World Congress of Gynecologic Endoscopy.  Clermont-Ferrand, France, June 5-8, 1989.

Treatment of tuboperitoneal infertility: reversal of Sterilization. Second World Congress of Gynecologic Endoscopy. Clermont-Ferrand, France, June 5-8, 1989.

Laparoscopic aqua-expression: a new technique to treat tubal pregnancy.  World Congress of Gynecologic Endoscopy. AAGL 18th Annual Meeting. Washington, DC, September 20-24, 1989.

Laparoscopic reversal of adnexal torsion. With John DeCaprio. AAGL 18th Annual Meeting. Washington, DC

September 20-24, 1989.

Laparoscopic treatment of cul-de-sac obliteration secondary to endometriosis. World Congress of Gynecologic Endoscopy. AAGL 18th Annual Meeting. Washington, DC September 20-24, 1989.

Laparoscopic treatment of ovarian cancer. AAGL 18th Annual Meeting. Washington, DC, September 20-24, 1989.

Energy/power losses through the CO2 laser laparoscope. AFS 45th Annual Meeting. San Francisco, California, November 11-16, 1989.

Laparoscopic aqua-expression: a new technique to treat tubal pregnancy. AFS 45th Annual Meeting. San Francisco, California, November 11-16, 1989.

Postoperative adhesion development following operative laparoscopy: evaluation at early second-look procedures. (Prize Paper) Society of Reproductive Surgeons. AFS 46th Annual Meeting. Presented by Michael Diamond. Washington, DC. October 15, 1990.

Laparoscopic extrafascial hysterectomy with bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy using stapling techniques for endometrial adenocarcinoma. AAGL 19th Annual Meeting Orlando Florida, November 14-18, 1990.

Gynecologic application of the argon beam coagulator. New Instrumentation Panel. AAGL 19th Annual Meeting, Orlando Florida, November 14-18, 1990.

Gynecologic application of laparoscopic staples. New Instrumentation Panel. AAGL 19th Annual Meeting, Orlando Florida, November 14-18, 1990.

Laparoscopic hysterectomy. Resectoscope safety techniques. Laparoscopic suturing. The International Society for Gynecologic Endoscopy. Second biennial meeting, Barcelona, Spain. October 3-5, 1991.

Laparoscopic hysterectomy. Hysterectomy session.              AAGL 20th Annual Meeting. Las Vegas, Nevada, November 15, 1991.

Laparoscopic management of benign cystic ovarian teratoma.

AAGL 20th Annual Meeting. Las Vegas, Nevada, November 15, 1991.

A safe method for high voltage resectoscope surgery. AAGL 20th Annual Meeting. Las Vegas, Nevada, November 15, 1991.

Intercostal Veress needle insertion: a safe technique for insufflation in difficult cases. New Instrumentation Session. AAGL 20th Annual Meeting. Las Vegas, Nevada, November 15, 1991.

Can large curved needles be used through a 5 mm trocar sleeve? New Instrumentation Session. AAGL 20th Annual Meeting. Las Vegas, Nevada, November 15, 1991.

Laparoscopic Radical Hysterectomy:  A Preliminary Report. with T.V. Sedlacek, M.J. Campion, R.A. Hutchins, AAGL 23rd Annual Meeting, New York, NY, October 20, 1994

Argon Assisted CO2 Laser Laparoscopy. with T. MacGregor, C. Bronitsky, AAGl 23rd Annual Meeting, New York, NY, October 20, 1994

Total Laparoscopic Hysterectomy with Bowel Resection.  AAGL 23rdAnnual Meeting, New York, NY,  October 21, 1994

Ovarian Preservation at Hysterectomy for Endometriosis. with F.McGlynn, AAGL 23rd Annual Meeting, New York, NY, October 21, 1994

13CO2 Isotopic Laser used Through the Operating Channel of Laser Laparoscopes:  A Comparative Study of Power and Energy Density Losses. with G.D. Adamson and D. Throst.  AAGL 23rd Annual Meeting, New York, NY, October 22,1994

New Loop Ligature Device.  AAGL 23rd Annual Meeting, New York, NY, October 22, 1994

Operative Fetoscopy: A New Frontier in Fetal Medicine. Quintero, R.A., Reich, H., Puder, K.S., Bardicef, M., Acosta, L., Cotton, D., Evans, M. I., Romero, R., Society of Perinatal Obstetricians, 14th Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada, January, 1994

A Safer Method for Primary Trocar Insertion During Laparoscopy. R.Garry, H.Reich, G.Phillips, C.Kumar  AAGL 24th Annual Meeting. Orlando, Florida,

November 8-12, 1995.

Anterior Rectal Discoid Resection. AAGL 24th Annual Meeting.  Orlando, Florida, November 8-12, 1995.

The Clarke Suture Needle Forceps in Operative Laparoscopy with H.C.Clarke. AAGL 24th Annual Meeting.  Orlando, Florida, November 8-12, 1995.

Percutaneous umbilical-cord ligation in complicated monochorionic multiple gestations.  With RA Quintero, L Goncalves, MP Johnson, R Romero, C Carreno, MI Evans.  16th Annual Meeting of Society of Perinatal Obstetricians, Kamuela, Hawaii, February 4-10, 1996.

AAGL 26th Annual Meeting. Ovarian Preservation at Laparoscopic Hysteectomy for Extensive Endometriosis. Seattle, WA, Sept 24-28, 1997

AAGL 26th Annual Meeting. Laparoscopic Hysterectomy in NYC. Seattle, WA, Sept 24-28, 1997

A New Technique for Laparoscopic Resection of Cornual Ectopic Pregnancies. CJ Asher-Walsh, H Reich, J Evanko M Marin, J Rosenberg, A Vidali. 28th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists, Las Vegas, Nevada, November 8-11, 1999.

 

High Frequency of Appendiceal Involvement in Severe Endometriosis. CJ Ascher-Walsh, H Reich, A Vidali, J Evanko, J Rosenberg. 28th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists, Las Vegas, Nevada, November 8-11,1999.

 

Laparoscopic uterine artery ligation : a new strategy for symptomatic myomas. ISGE. Australia. 2000

 

VIDEOS PRESENTED AT SCIENTIFIC MEETINGS

Laparoscopic treatment of tubal pregnancy (salpingotomy). ACOG, Las Vegas, Nevada, April 25-30, 1987.

Laparoscopic oophorectomy using bipolar electrosurgery. ACOG, Las Vegas, Nevada, April 25-30, 1987.

Laparoscopic excision of ovarian endometrioma. European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology, Cambridge, England, June, 1987.

Laparoscopic oophorectomy using bipolar electrosurgery. European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology. Cambridge, England, June, 1987.

Laparoscopic treatment of tubal pregnancy (salpingotomy). European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology. Cambridge, England, June, 1987.

Laparoscopic Treatment of Tubal Pregnancy. ESCO;ESHRE. Budapest, Hungary, September 27-30, 1987.

Laparoscopic treatment of extensive pelvic adhesions including hydrosalpinx. ESCO;ESHRE, Budapest, Hungary, September 27-30, 1987.

Laparoscopic oophorectomy. ESCO;ESHRE, Budapest, Hungary, September 27-30, 1987.

Treatment of Ovarian endometriomas using laparoscopic surgical techniques. ESCO;ESHRE, Budapest, Hungary, September 27-30, 1987.

Laparoscopic treatment of tubal pregnancy (salpingotomy). With John DeCaprio, AFS 43rd Annual Meeting. Reno, Nevada, September 28-30, 1987.

Laparoscopic treatment of tubal pregnancy (salpingotomy). ACOG District III Annual Meeting. San Diego, California, October 5-10, 1987.

Laparoscopic treatment of tubo-ovarian and pelvic abscess. ACOG District III Annual Meeting. San Diego, California, October 5-10, 1987.

Laparoscopic treatment of tubo-ovarian abscess. World Congress of Gynecologic Endoscopy, AAGL 16th Annual Meeting. San Francisco, California, November 11-15, 1987.

Laparoscopic surgery with the integrated surgical support system. World Congress of Gynecologic Endoscopy, AAGL 16th Annual Meeting. With Roger Duvivier and Mel Greenberg. San Francisco, California. November 11-15, 1987.

Laparoscopic surgery with the integrated surgical support system. With I.M. Greenberg, ACOG 36th Annual Meeting, Boston, Massachusetts, May 3, 1988.

Laparoscopic treatment of tubo-ovarian abscess. AFS 44th  Annual Meeting. Atlanta, Georgia, October 11, 1988.

Laparoscopic excision of ovarian endometrioma. AFS 44th Annual Meeting. Atlanta, Georgia, October 11, 1988.

Laparoscopic hysterectomy. AAGL 17th Annual Meeting. Dallas, Texas, November 9-13, 1988.

Treatment of hemorrhagic complications of laparoscopic Surgery. AAGL 17th Annual Meeting. Dallas, Texas, November 9-13, 1988.

The laparoscopic integrated support system. AAGL 17th Annual Meeting. Dallas, Texas, November 9-13, 1988.

Laparoscopic oophorectomy for serous borderline tumors. International Society for Gynecologic Endoscopy. Orlando, Florida, January 4-7, 1989.

Laparoscopic treatment of tubo-ovarian abscess. International Society for Gynecologic Endoscopy. Orlando, Florida, January 4-7, 1989.

Laparoscopic surgical techniques for excision of extensive cul-de-sac endometriosis. The Second International Symposium on Endometriosis, Houston, Texas, May 1-3, 1989.

Laparoscopic hysterectomy. World Congress of Gynecologic Endoscopy. AAGL 18th Annual Meeting. Washington, DC, September 21, 1989.

Laparoscopic hemostasis. World Congress of Gynecologic Endoscopy. AAGL 18th Annual Meeting. Washington, DC, September 21, 1989.

Laparoscopic Lymphadenectomy. World Congress of Gynecologic Endoscopy. AAGL 18th Annual Meeting. Wash. DC, Sept 21, 1989.

Laparoscopic cul-de-sac dissection. World Congress of Gynecologic Endoscopy. AAGL 18th Annual Meeting. Washington, DC, September 21, 1989.

Laparoscopic treatment of cul-de-sac obliteration secondary to retrocervical deep fibrotic endometriosis. AFS 45th Annual Meeting. San Francisco, California, November 15, 1989.

Laparoscopic hysterectomy. ACOG 38th Annual Meeting. San Francisco, California, May 8, 1990.

Hemorrhagic complications of laparoscopic surgery. ACOG 38th Annual Meeting. San Francisco, California, May 8, 1990.

Laparoscopic treatment of tuboovarian abscess. ACOG 38th Annual Meeting. San Francisco, California, May 8, 1990.

Hemorrhagic complications of laparoscopic surgery.AFS District Meeting, Washington, DC, October 15, 1990.

Laparoscopic suturing technique. With Robert Thompson. AFS District Meeting, Washington, DC, October 15, 1990.

Laparoscopic excision of dermoid cysts without spill. ACOG. New Orleans, Louisiana, May 8, 1991.

Laparoscopic excision of dermoid cysts intact. AFS 47th Annual Meeting. Orlando, Florida. October 22, 1991.

Laparoscopic hysterectomy: Is ureteral dissection advisable? ACOG Meeting. Las Vegas, Nevada, April 28, 1992.

Laparoscopic hysterectomy: Is ureteral dissection advisable? Vth European Congress on Hysteroscopy and Endoscopic Surgery. European Society of Hysteroscopy.  Hamburg, Germany, June 3-6, 1992,

Laparoscopic Hysterectomy: Is Ureteral Dissection Advisable?

Operative Laparoscopy. AAGL Audiovisual session of 21st Annual Meeting, Chicago, Illinois, September 25, 1992.

Laparoscopic Repair of Incidental Bowel Perforation in LASERS Audiovisual session of 21st AAGL Annual Meeting, Chicago, Illinois, September 26, 1992

Laparoscopic Complications. with Bob Hunt & R Soderstrom. ACOG Annual Meeting, Washington, DC; May 4, 1993

Total Laparoscopic Hysterectomy. AAGL, Frisco, Nov 12, 1993

Laparoscopic Complications. with Bob Hunt & R Soderstrom. AAGL Annual Meeting, San Francisco, Cal Nov 13, 1993

Suture Techniques for Laparoscopic Extirpative Surgery. ACOG Annual Meeting. Orlando, Florida; 5/10/94

Laparoscopic Excision of Dermoid Cysts Without Spill.  AAGL 23rd Annual Meeting, New York, NY, October 21, 1994

Laparoscopic Low Rectocele Repair. AAGL 23rd Annual Meeting, New York, NY, October 22, 1994

Suture Techniques for Laparoscopic Extirpative Surgery. AAGL 23rd Annual Meeting, New York, NY, October 22,1994

Laparoscopic Technique for Stage IV Endometriosis - Anterior Rectal Resection.  AAGL 24th Annual Meeting.  Orlando, Florida, November 8-12, 1995.

Pelvic Sidewall Dissection. Prize winning video. AAGL 24th Annual Meeting.  Orlando, Florida, November 8-12, 1995.

MEDIA PRESENTATIONS

Prolactin, A teaching video presentation for Hahnemann Medical College, 1976.

Labor, A teaching video presentation for Hahnemann Medical College, 1976.

Intra-Abdominal Laser Surgery, Martin D, editor; contributor. 35-mm slide set, June, 1986.

Endoscopic Suturing. Video for Ethicon, 1991.

The Video Encyclopedia of Endoscopic Surgery for the Gynecologist. Appendectomy. Hysterectomy. Editor: G.J. Shirk. Publisher: Medical Video Productions, July, 1995.

The Video Encyclopedia of Endoscopic Surgery for the Gynecologist. Laparoscopic Hysterectomy with M. Smith.  Editor: G.J. Shirk. Publisher: Medical Video Productions, July, 1995.

Laparoscopic treatment of pelvic inflammatory disease with Victor Gomel. Endoscopic Surgery for the Gynecologist: A Video Manual. Medical Video Productions Video Journal of OB/GYN.

Obstetrics and Gynecology Update. Lifetime Medical Television Network. Avoiding injuries at laparoscopy.Sept 8,1991,Dec 15,'91.

Obstetrics and Gynecology Update. Lifetime Medical Television Network. Laparoscopic Hysterectomy. Feb 14, 1993, May 23, 1993.

Obstetrics and Gynecology Update. Lifetime Medical Television Network. Laparoscopic management of endometriosis. April 4, 1993, June 6, 1993.

Audio-Digest Obstetrics/Gynecology. Endoscopic Hysterectomy. 42:1, January 3, 1995

Audio-Digest Obstetrics/Gynecology. Panel, Pelvic Relaxation and Prolapse with L.A. Ballard, Jr., M. Walters, A. Weber. 42:1, January 3, 1995.

Monash video on laparoscopic vaginal hysterectomy. 1993

with David Healy

Video Ob/Gyn Times. Laparoscopic excision of dermoid cysts without spill. Editor-in-Chief: A.S. Berkeley. July, 1995.

The Video Encyclopedia of Endoscopic Surgery for the Gynecologist. Appendectomy. Editor: G.J. Shirk. Publisher: Medical Video Productions, July, 1995.

The Video Encyclopedia of Endoscopic Surgery for the Gynecologist. Laparoscopic Hysterectomy with M. Smith.  Editor: G.J. Shirk. Publisher: Medical Video Productions, July, 1995.

American Society for Reproductive Medicine. 53rd Annual Meeting, Telemedicine: Total Laparoscopic Hysterectomy. Cincinnati, Ohio, October 18-22, 1997

Endometriosis Association press conference with Mary Lou Ballweg & Kevin Osteen for Quadracci $1 million gift to Vanderbilt Univ Med School Endometriosis Research Center. April 21, 1999

 

PROFESSIONAL CONSULTANT (Present)

Wolf Medical Instruments Corporation

Karl Storz Endoscopy-America, Inc.

Ethicon

Apple Medical

Electroscope

PROFESSIONAL CONSULTANT (PAST)

Cabot Medical Corporation, Physician Advisory Panel

United States Surgical Corporation

Dexide, Inc.

Cook OB/GYN (a division of Cook Urological)

Circon/ACMI

Olympus

Beacon Lab

Valleylab

Marlow Surgical

Reliant Laser Corporation

Sharplan Lasers

Coherent

Stryker Endoscopy

Origin

Heraeus Surgical

United Medical Network

Tahoe Surgical

Endodirect

HCI (Health Concepts Inc, Wayne, NJ)

TELE-LECTURE

Laparoscopic Myomectomy. Obstetrics & Gynecology Forum

Volume V, Number 3, 1991.

Live surgery at AAGL Annual Meeting. NYC. 10/21/94

Live Telesurgery at AAGL Annual Meeting. NY to Chicago. 9/27/96

American Society for Reproductive Medicine. 53rd Annual Meeting, Telemedicine: Total Laparoscopic Hysterectomy. NY to Cincinnati, Ohio, October 18-22, 1997

Columbia Presbyterian videoconference/telemedicine inaugural conference. Oct 29, 1997

AAGL Advanced endoscopic workshop. Total laparoscopic hysterectomy & exc endo. NY (Columbia) to Cincinnati. Dec 11, 1998

GUEST SURGEON       105           69 international

Decatur Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia, October, 1988.

Humana Womens Hospital, Tampa, Florida, October 21, 1988.

Pergola Clinic, Vichy, France, April 1989.

Brookwood Hospital, Birmingham, Alabama, April, 1989.

Baptist Northeast Hospital, San Antonio, TX, Oct 29, 1989. (1st prostate c/a lymphadenectomy x 2)

Magee Womens Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA, March 13,1990.

Santa Monica Hospital, Santa Monica, CA, March 14-15, 1990.

Rochester General Hospital, Rochester, NY, August 29, 1990. (1st two EndoGIA laparoscopic hysterectomies)

Clinica Alamada, Santiago, Chile, September, 1990.

Clinica Ginemedex Medica, Barcelona, Spain, October, 1990.

Royal Womens Hospital. Melbourne, Australia. Oct 29-31,1990 (1st laparoscopic hysterectomy in Australia).

Pocono Medical Center, Stroudsburg, PA, January 2, 1991. (4 cholecystectomies including 1 acute)

Tarzana Medical Ctr, Tarzana, CA (Allan Lichtman) Jan 8,1991.

Humana Hospital, Denver, CO (Dr. Kopelman) February 7, 1991.

St. Josephs Hospital, Phoenix, AZ (Dr. Gunnala), Feb 28, 1991. (myomectomy: sarcoma)

Pocono Medical Center Chole Surgery, March 6. Dr. Jordan

Pueblo, CO March 21,1991 Jon Hogenkamp, MD

Clinica Ginemedex, Barcelona, Spain, May 7-9, 1991.

St. Joseph Hospital, Houston, Texas, May 30, 1991.

All-Union Research Center for Maternal and Child Health Care Moscow, Russia, June 17-20, 1991.

Clinic Cecil, Lausanne, Switzerland, June 20, 1991.

Baptist Medical Center, Oklahoma City, OK, July 13-14,    1991

Humana Hospital, Dallas, Texas. August 9-10, 1991.

Harbor Hospital Center, Baltimore, MD, August 24, 1991

Center Hospitalier de Roubaix, Lille, France, Aug 29-31, 1991.

Baptist Hospital. Nashville, Tennessee. December 3-4, 1991.

Surrey Hospital, England. December 11-12, 1991.

St. Joseph Hospital, Houston, Texas, February 20, 1992.

University of Louisville. Louisville, KY. April 9, 1992.

All-Union Research Center for Maternal and Child Health Care Moscow, Russia, June, 1992.

Clinica Ginemedex, Barcelona, Spain, July 30, 1992

Harbor Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, August 14, 1992

Clinica Alamada, Santiago, Chile, August, 1992.

Beaumont Hospital, Dublin, Ireland, November 8, 1992

Georgia Baptist Medical Center. Atlanta, Georgia,Dec 9, 1992.

Albert Einstein Medical Center. Philadelphia, PA Dec 14, 1992 (lymphadenectomy)

Monash Medical Center. Melbourne, Australia.Feb 17, 1993

South Cleveland Hospital, Middlesbrough, UK, May 10-11, 1993

Crotone, Italy, May 12-16, 1993.

Scientific Center for Obstetrics and Gynecology and Perinatology, Russian Academy of Medical Sciences, Moscow, Russia, June 14-17, 1993

Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Coombe Hospital. Dublin, Ireland July 27, 1993

Gleneagles Hospital, Singapore August 6, 1993

National University Hospital, Singapore August 9, 1993

Harbor Hospital Center, Baltimore, Maryland, August 21, 1993

Australia, Sydney, 3-6 November 1993

Clermont-Ferrand, France, Nov 24, 1993

Catholic Hosp, Rome, Italy. Dec 1993

University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.  Jan 25, 1994

Bremen, Germany. April 27-29, 1994

Scientific Center for Obstetrics and Gynecology and Perinatology, Moscow, Russia, June, 1994

Hutzel Hosp, Detroit, Mich. July 8/94. 3 times for fetal surg

Johns Hopkins, Baltimore, Md. Aug 13, 1994

Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy. Sept 13, 1994

Hacettepe Univ, Ankara, Turkey. Sept 15 & 17, 1994

LA County USC Women's Hospital, Los Angeles, Cal. Nov 1994

University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine 1/11/95

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, March 15-17, 1995.

Sidney, Australia, March 21-26, 1995

Kiel, Germany, May 3, 1995.

University of Florence, Florence, Italy, May 18, 1995

Hacettepe Univ, Ankara, Turkey. June 10-11, 1995

Scientific Center for Obstetrics and Gynecology and Perinatology, Moscow, Russia, June 14-15, 1995

Villa Giose, Crotone, Italy, June 19-21, 1995.

Montefiore Med Ctr, Bronx, NY. Aug 2,1995

Bordeaux, France, Sept, 1995

Clinic Cecil, Lausanne, Switzerland, Sept 1995.

Southern General Hospital, Glascow, Scotland. Oct 13-14, 1995

South Cleveland Hosp, Middlesbrough, UK, Oct 30 & Nov 1, 1995

St Vincents, NY, NY. Nov 7,1995

Beth Israel, NY, 1996 x 3

Newburgh, NY, April 1996 (4 LH's)

Moscow, Russia, April 23-25, 1996.

Jeil Women's Hospital, Seoul, Korea, July 7,1996

University Hosp, Rio di Janiero, Aug 1996

Villa Giose, Crotone, Italy, March 3-5, 1997.

Casa DiCura Malzoni, Avellino, Italy, March 7,8, 1997.

Stamford Hosp, Stamford, Conn. April 3,1997

Moscow, Russia, June 10-12, 1997.

South Cleveland Hospital, Middlesbrough, UK June 16-17,1997

New York Methodist Hospital, Brooklyn, NY; Sept 30, 1997

Avellino & Naples, Italy, Oct 23-25, 1997.

Englewood Hospital, ISGE. Nov 20, 1997

Tygerberg Hosp, South Africa. March 20, 1998 c Thinus Kruger

Moscow, Russia, June 15-19, 1998.

Ankara, Turkey; Sept 98 (bowel resection)

Italy Oct 98

Lisbon, Portugal Feb 2-4, 1999

South Cleveland Hospital, Middlesbrough, UK March 20,1999

Avellino, Italy, May 14, 1999

Flinders Private Hospital, Adelaide, Australia, May 27, 1999 (740 g TLH & myomectomy)

Moscow, Russia, June 7-10, 1999.

University Women's Hospital, Rostock, Germany, June 11, 1999 (1005 g TLH)

University of Louisville Hospital, Louisville, KY, June 18, 1999 (neovagina)

Kyoto, Japan  Aug 9, 1999

Salgaocar Medical Research Center. Goa, India. Oct 8, 1999 (TLH & cds c rectal endo)

Moscow, Russia, June 12-16, 2000.

Hospital Profesor Bernardo Houssay de Vicente Lopez, Buenos Aires, Argentina, August 14-16, 2000

Casa di cura Privata Malzoni. Avellino, Italy. Oct 7, 2000

Monterrey, Mexico. Feb, 2001

Zabok, Croatia, May 23, 2001

Riga, Latvia, May 29, 2001

Bucharest, Romania, June, 2001

Moscow, Russia, June 12-16, 2001.

James Cook Medical Ctr, Middlesbrough, UK. Sept 25, 2001

Casa di cura Privata Malzoni. Avellino, Italy. Sept 28, Oct 1&2, 2001

Mumbai, India. March 1-3, 2002

Frankfurt, Germany. April 22-23, 2002

Beijing, China. Fu Xing Hospital (Capital Univ of Medicine). May 10 & 11, 2002

Moscow, Russia.  June 2002

Avellino, Italy.  June 2002.

REVIEWER FOR MEDICAL JOURNALS

Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 94, 95, 96, 97, 98, 99, 2000, 2001.

Journal of Gynecologic Surgery, 1991

Gynaecological Endoscopy, 1992-present

The Journal of Reproductive Medicine, 1993, 97,98,99, 2000

The Journal of the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists, 1994, 1995,97,98, 99, 2000, 01, 02

American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology, 93, 94, 95, 96, 97,98

Journal of the Society of Reproductive Surgeons, 96,97,98

International Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics (FIGO) 1997-1998

ACHIEVEMENTS

1976: Laparoscopic techniques for oophorectomy.

(First laparoscopic electosurgical oophorectomy)

1977: Laparoscopic techniques for the treatment of tubo- ovarian and pelvic abscess (acute and chronic).

1978: Laparoscopic excision of ovarian endometriomas

1980: Laparoscopic techniques to treat extensive pelvic adhesions including hydrosalpinx.

1980: Developed aquadissection, and “underwater laparoscopy.”

1981: Laparoscopic techniques to treat partial and complete cul-de-sac obliteration.

1983: First Laparoscopic assisted vaginal hysterectomy.

1983: Began 16 year consecutive series of ectopic pregnancies treated by laparoscopy.

1987: Laparoscopic techniques for tubal ligation reversal.

Jan. 1988: First laparoscopic hysterectomy (electrosurgical)

June 1988: Laparoscopic treatment of Stage I ovarian cancer.

Nov. 1988: First laparoscopic lymphadenectomy for ovarian c/a.

1989: First laparoscopic lymphadenectomy for prostate c/a

1989: Laparoscopic use of argon beam coagulator and ultrasonic aspirator

Aug. 1989: First laparoscopic excision of full thickness rectal endometriosis.

Aug. 1990:  First laparoscopic hysterectomy (EndoGIA staple).

July 1991:  Use of impermeable sac for intact removal of ovarian neoplasms.

Dec 1991: Total radical hysterectomy for cervical c/a

1993: Laparoscopic low rectocele repair & cuff suspension

9/94: Circular stapler excision of full thickness rectal endometriosis without opening the rectum.

1994: fetal surgery:  1st fetoscopic umbilical cord ligation of an acardiac twin at 19 weeks gestation.

REFERENCES

Isaac Schiff, Chairman Ob-Gyn, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Mass.

Jerry Hulka, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

Percy Wadman, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, Massachusetts.

Thierry G. Vancaillie, The University of Texas, San Antonio, Texas.

Ron Batt, Buffalo, New York.

Victor Gomel, Vancouver, British Columbia.

 

 Updated September 30, 2003

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