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Total Cleft Care • 20 e 21/11/2023 (evento internacional presencial)


Total Cleft Care: from birth to adulthood
november 20-21, 2023 • Bauru, SP, Brazil

Evento internacional e presencial organizado pelo HRAC-USP e pela Smite Train
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This two-day course will review, in chronological order, all cardinal procedures performed in cleft lip and palate reconstruction. This will include primary and secondary reconstruction of the lip, nose, alveolus, and palate, pharyngeal surgery, fistula repair, alveolar reconstruction, orthognathic surgery, distraction osteogenesis, definitive rhinoplasty, and challenging cases.

This live activity will feature the international leaders in cleft care who will present, compare, and contrast the state-of-the-art techniques of the field. The course format will focus on the technical aspects of surgery and its indications, encouraging active discussion by the faculty and participants.

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After participating in this activity, clinicians should be able to:
• Describe the significant techniques of primary unilateral and bilateral cleft lip repair.
• Describe the cardinal techniques in primary cleft rhinoplasty, the indications of revision rhinoplasty, and the technical approach to mature cleft rhinoplasty.
• Describe ways to achieve comprehensive cleft care.

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TARGET AUDIENCE (público-alvo)

Surgeons, orthodontists, speech pathologists, and trainees actively involved or interested in the care of cleft lip and palate, including specialists in plastic surgery, otolaryngology, and oral and maxillofacial surgery.

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LOCATION (local)

Hospital for Rehabilitation of Craniofacial Anomalies – University of São Paulo (Bauru, SP, Brazil).

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AGENDA (programação)

Day 1 • Monday • Nov. 20, 2023 (click to expand)

7:00am – 8:00am — Registration

8:00am — Introduction
• Brazilian National Anthem
• Welcome Speech
   Nivaldo Alonso – Total Cleft
   Larry Hollier – Smile Train
   Carlos Ferreira dos Santos – HRAC-USP
   Danilo Arruda de Souza – HCB
   Tales Rubens de Nadai – Medical School FOB-USP
   Rafael Custódio – Smile Train

8:15am – 8:45am — Great topics
• 8:15am – The world’s cleft care panorama (Larry Hollier)
• 8:25am – Brazil and University of São Paulo’s cleft care history (Nivaldo Alonso)

8:45am – 10:00am — Presurgical Care
President: Eudes Soares de Sá Nóbrega
• 8:45am – Speech pathology checkpoints in comprehensive cleft care (Melissa Zattoni Antoneli)
• 8:55am – Implementing Scanning and 3D tools for dental documentation (Cleide Felício de Carvalho Carrara)
• 9:05am – The nutritional status as a barrier to golden time in cleft care (Suely Prieto de Barros)
• 9:15am – Local blockage in CLP and novel anesthesiology approaches to syndromic cases (Luciano Brandão Machado)
• 9:25am – New insights in cleft genetics (Nancy Mizue Kokitsu Nakata)
• 9:35am – Minimizing burden of care with new technologies (Juan Pablo Gómez)
• 9:45am – Discussion

10:00am – 10:30am — Coffee break


10:30am – 11:45am — Unilateral Primary Lip and Unilateral Primary Nose
President: Renato da Silva Freitas
• 10:30am – Fisher technique and nasal treatment (David Chong)
• 10:45am – Evolution from rotation-advancement to linear technique (Nivaldo Alonso)
• 11:00am – Is nasal elevator enough to correct nasal asymmetry? The nasal foundation approach (Daniela Tanikawa)
• 11:15am – Does pre-surgical orthopedics have an impact on alveolar and lip repair? (Cristiano Tonello)
• 11:30am – Discussion

11:45am – 1:00pm — Bilateral Primary Lip and Bilateral Primary Nose
President: Rodrigo Delamano Criado
• 11:45am – Melbourne approach to BCLP (David Chong)
• 12:00pm – Why repair the BCLP in two stages? (Renato da Silva Freitas)
• 12:15pm – Vomer flap, columella elongation e lip scar with Spina technique (Victor Zillo Bosi)
• 12:30pm – Primary setback and cleft lip repair in BCLP (Cássio Eduardo Raposo do Amaral)
• 12:45pm – Discussion

1:00pm – 2:30pm — Lunch break

2:30pm – 3:45pm — Primary Cleft Palate
President: Cássio Eduardo Raposo do Amaral
• 2:30pm – My personal reasons to choose Sommerlad instead of Von Langenbeck or Furlow (Telma Vidotto de Sousa Brosco)
• 2:45pm – One or two stages for palate repair? (Rui Pereira)
• 3:00pm – Proper evaluation of success in palate repair (Karen Goldschmied)
• 3:15pm – Repairing a wide versus a regular cleft palate: how different is it? (Ghulam Qadir Fayyaz)
• 3:30pm – Discussion

3:45pm – 5:00pm — VPI management and fistula repair
President: Melissa Zattoni Antoneli
• 3:45pm – Re-palate repair: the Sommerlad technique outcomes (Carlos Eduardo Bertier)
• 4:00pm – Short palate: How do we do pharyngeal flap? (Ghulam Qadir Fayyaz)
• 4:15pm – Nonsurgical management of large fistula and VPI (Maria Inês Pegoraro Krook)
• 4:30pm – Personal algorithm for fistula repair (Ghulam Qadir Fayyaz)
• 4:45pm – Discussion

5:00pm — Opening Presentation

7:00pm — Social program – Gala dinner (download) (tickets sold separately)

Day 1 • Monday • Nov. 20, 2023 (click to hide)

Day 2 • Tuesday • Nov. 21, 2023 (click to expand)


7:30am – 8:45am — The Growing Skeleton: Part I
President: Juan Pablo Gómez
• 7:30am – Pre-grafting protraction of segments in UCLP (Maria Costanza Meazzini)
• 7:45am – Are we still discussing maxillary expansion pre-ABG? (Terumi Okada Ozawa)
• 8:00am – Predictors of failure in autogenous bone graft (Roberta Martinelli Carvalho)
• 8:15am – Is it possible to have success with GPP and no pre-surgical orthopedics? (Marcus Vinicius Collares)
• 8:30am – Discussion

8:45am – 10:00am — The Growing Skeleton: Part II
President: Terumi Okada Ozawa
• 8:45am – Nonsurgical correction of severe vertical excess of the premaxilla (Maria Costanza Meazzini)
• 9:00am – Premaxillary setback is for complex cases only? (Renato André de Souza Faco)
• 9:15am – Effects of early intervention in maxillary growing (Marcelo Vaccari)
• 9:30am – Autogenous bone graft and large anterior fistulas in BCLP (Ghulam Qadir Fayyaz)
• 9:45am – Discussion

10:00am – 10:30am — Coffee break

10:30am – 11:45am — The Mature Skeleton: Part I
President: Cristiano Tonello
• 10:30am – Long term results in late orthopaedic maxillary protraction in CLP (Maria Costanza Meazzini)
• 10:45am – Does pre-surgical orthopedics avoid orthognathic surgery? (Daniela Gamba Garib Carreira)
• 11:00am – The challenging decision between conservative and surgical treatment (Renato Yassutaka Faria Yaedú)
• 11:15am – Post-surgical orthodontics: how long should it take? (Tiago Turri de Castro Ribeiro)
• 11:30am – Discussion

11:45am – 1:00pm — The Mature Skeleton: Part II
President: Ana Paula Fukushiro
• 11:45am – How do we prevent maxillary advancement recurrence? (Maria Loretto Castellón)
• 12:00pm – Speech pathology approach after orthognathic surgery (Karen Goldschmied)
• 12:15pm – Maxillary advancement and VPI: does it happen? (Renata Paciello Yamashita)
• 12:30pm – Is early orthognathic surgery a good practice? (Claudia Resende Leal)
• 12:45pm – Discussion

1:00pm – 2:30pm — Lunch break

2:30pm – 3:45pm — Final Refinements
President: Otávio Pagin
• 2:30pm – Concerns about cleft rhinoplasty since primary to definitive surgery (David Chong)
• 2:45pm – Dental aesthetic refinement in cleft care (José Fernando Scarelli Lopes)
• 3:00pm – The art of the strategic ending: a dive into orthodontic cleft treatment planning (Rosa Helena Wanderley Lacerda)
• 3:15pm – Why are we waiting? Implementing available technologies to predict results, plan and treat better (Renato Yassutaka Faria Yaedú)
• 3:30pm – Discussion

3:45pm – 5:00pm — Special Topics
President: Renato da Silva Freitas
• 3:45pm – The best practice in Robin Sequence (Marcus Vinicus Collares)
• 4:00pm – Surgical treatment of syndromic cleft (Cristiano Tonello)
• 4:15pm – Mercy ship experience in complex craniofacial cases (David Chong)
• 4:30pm – Surgical approach in rare facial clefts (Nivaldo Alonso)
• 4:45pm – Discussion

5:00pm — Conclusions / Closing ceremony

Day 2 • Tuesday • Nov. 21, 2023 (click to hide)

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REGISTRATION (inscrições)

Registration form:

Categoria Valor até 31/10/2023 Valor a partir de 01/11/2023
Profissional R$ 300,00 R$ 380,00
Pós-graduando R$ 200,00 R$ 250,00
Profissional HRAC R$ 150,00 R$ 200,00
Graduando R$ 100,00 R$ 150,00
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ORGANIZATION (organização)



Seção de Apoio Acadêmico HRAC-USP

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