Korea International Gastric Cancer Week 2020
KINGCA Week 2020 Gastric Cancer Master Class
KINGCA WEEK
August 3-5, 2020
Lotte Hotel, Seoul, Korea
KINGCA
KINGCA Week 2020 Gastric Cancer Master Class
Korea International Gastric Cancer Week 2020
Cancelation Notification
  • KINGCA Week 2020 committee is always grateful for your caring and support and we wish you all the best of luck.
  • Because of the recent coronavirus outbreak, we understand your concern regarding medical treatment and research.
  • Based on the government's guidelines for in-life distancing and The Korean Federation of Science and Technology Societies (KOFST)’s operating guidelines for symposium and event regarding COVID-19, KGCA considers our community and participants health and safety as our priority. That is why we had to make the difficult, but necessary decision to cancel the KINGCA Week 2020 Gastric Cancer Master Class Animal Lab, which is scheduled to hold on August 2nd, 2020
  • We ask for your understanding regarding this matter, We look forward to your interest and participation in KINGCA Week 2021.
Introduction
  • All participants has to pre-register. Please note that your Master Class registration will be canceled if you don't pre-register.
  • Pre-Congress visit to gastric cancer specialized center for one week.
  • Participants will experience current best-practices and surgical skills of Korean major centers, take part in a hands-on animal lab exercise, and come away with a clear view of the state of Gastric Cancer today. Learn and update yourself on the A to Z of gastric cancer in Korea.
  • Please be informed that from this year KINGCA Week 2020, there will be extra charge for Wrap-up Meeting (Animal Lab)
  • All participants who attend the Master Class site visit will automatically be signed up for the Wrap-up Meeting (Animal Lab) on August 1 or 2, 2020.
  • Please register Master Class site visit & Wrap-up Meeting (Animal Lab) when you Pre-register.
Key Date
  • Application Submission Deadline: June 30, 2020
  • Registration Fee: USD 100
  • Match Participants to the Institution: Mid-July 2020
  • The Organizing Committee will match you to one of the institutes listed below. If the applicants converge toward a few institutes, you might be allocated to an institute which you did not select.
  • If you have any questions about the Gastric Cancer Master Class, please e-mail us at kingcaweek2020@gmail.com.
Bank Wire Transfer
  • Bank Name. Shinhan Bank
  • Account Number. 100-027-373733
  • Account Holder. The Korean Gastric Cancer Association
  • Swift Code. SHBKKRSEXXX
  • Bank Address. 116, 1Ga Sinmun-ro, Jongro-Gu, Seoul 03185, Korea
Schedule
  • Major Center Site Visit: July 27(Mon)-31(Fri), 2020 (For a week)
  • Wrap-up Meeting: August 1 or 2, 2020
  • KINGCA Week 2020: August 3(Mon)-5(Wed), 2020
Wrap-up Meeting (Animal Lab)
  • Location
  • Olympus Korea Medical Training & Education Center (KTEC), Incheon, Korea
  • Educational Content
  • Hands-on animal lab exercise
  • Participation Classification
  • Master Class applicants allowed only
List of Center
  • Ajou Univ. Medical Center
  • 164 World cup-ro, Yeongtong-gu, Suwon-si, Gyeonggi-do, Korea
  • National Cancer Center
  • 323 Ilsan-ro, Ilsandong-gu, Goyang-si, Gyeonggi-do, Korea
  • Samsung Medical Center
  • 81 Irwon-Ro Gangnam-gu. Seoul, Korea
  • Seoul National Univ. Bundang Hosp.
  • 82 Gumi-ro 173 Beon-gil, Bundang-gu, Seongnam-si, Gyeonggi-do, Korea
  • Seoul National Univ. Hosp.
  • 101 Daehak-Ro, Jongno-Gu, Seoul, Korea
  • The Catholic Univ. of Korea, Seoul St. Mary's Hosp.
  • 222 Banpo-Daero, Seocho-Gu, Seoul, Korea
  • Yonsei Univ. College of Medicine, Yonsei Cancer Center
  • 250 Seongsanno, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul, Korea
  • Lotte Hotel Seoul
  • KINGGA Week 2020 Venue
Ajou Univ. Medical Center
  • Department : Surgery
  • Tutor : Sang-Uk Han
  • Site Visiting Program Date : July 27(Mon)-31(Fri), 2020
  • Person : 3
  • Accommodation : ○ (possible)
  • Homepage : http://global.ajoumc.or.kr/Eng/Index.aspx
  • Educational Content
  • 1. Observation various laparoscopic gastric cancer surgeries
  • - Enjoy about 10 cases of laparoscopic gastrectomies per week; more than 80% of all cases are performed by laparoscopic way even for AGC
  • - Experience cutting edge technology;
  • ; Totally laparoscopic surgery including total gastrectomy with 3D laparoscope
  • ; Novel intracorporeal reconstruction methods for Billroth I & EJ stomy, developed by our team
  • ; Function-preserving surgery such as PPG, PG
  • ; Robotic surgery(2nd largest volume in Korea)
  • ; Hybrid surgery/SNNS/Single port surgery if available
  • 2. Special lectures for the participants and discussion on the ongoing clinical trials and translational studies for gastric cancer
  • - Main PI (Han SU) of KLASS 02 trial
  • - Ajou university medical center have own lab (institute for gastric cancer mechanism), tissue bank, and laboratory animal research center
  • 3. Participating in journal conference and lab meeting, etc
  • - every Wednesday and Friday morning
  • - how we collect and maintain gastric cancer database
  • - multidisciplinary meeting every 2wks
National Cancer Center
  • Department : Gastric Cancer Center
  • Tutor : Keun Won Ryu
  • Site Visiting Program Date : July 27(Mon)-31(Fri), 2020
  • Person : 2
  • Accommodation : × (impossible)
  • Homepage : http://www.ncc.re.kr
  • Educational Content
  • 1. Perioperative patient care through Ward rounding
  • 2. Monitor Open, laparoscopic, robotic gastric surgery
  • 3. Participate Case meeting, Journal Conference
Samsung Medical Center
  • Department : Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Tutor : Jun Ho Lee
  • Site Visiting Program Date : July 27(Mon)-31(Fri), 2020
  • Person : 3
  • Accommodation : ○ (possible)
  • Homepage :
  • Educational Content
  • 1. Monitoring gastric cancer surgery (laparotomy, laparoscope, robot)
  • 2. Theoretical and Experimental study of Gastroscopy
Seoul National Univ. Bundang Hosp.
  • Department : Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Tutor : Hyung-Ho Kim
  • Site Visiting Program Date : July 27(Mon)-31(Fri), 2020
  • Person : 3
  • Accommodation : ○ (possible)
  • Homepage : http://www.snubh.org
  • Educational Content
  • 1. We will introduce know-how about laparoscopic surgery and a variety of methods (proximal gastrectomy with double reconstruction, single port distal gastrectomy) regarding gastric cancer surgery.
  • 2. We will introduce strengths of treatment and research in the field of gastric cancer in Korea by describing system and many clinical trials that the Center is implementing.
Seoul National Univ. Hosp.
  • Department : Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Tutor :
  • Do Joong Park
  • Han-Kwang Yang
  • Hyuk-Joon Lee
  • Seong-Ho Kong
  • Site Visiting Program Date : July 27(Mon)-31(Fri), 2020
  • Person : 4
  • Accommodation : ○ (possible)
  • Homepage :
  • 1. Seoul National University Hospital - http://www.snuh.org/english/
  • 2. SNU Cancer Hospital - http://cancer.snuh.org/
  • 3. Division of GI surgery & Lab. of Gastric cancer biology - http://www.snuhstomach.com/
  • Educational Content
  • 1. Gastric cancer operation: Indications and technical principles of each operation technique
  • - Operation schedule: Routinely 20 gastric cancer surgeries per week
  • Robotic surgery: Wednesdays (a.m.)
  • Laparoscopic or Laparoscopy assisted or Open surgery is performed Monday to Friday
  • - Types of operation: Distal Gastrectomy, Pylorus Preserving Gastrectomy, Total Gastrectomy, Proximal Gastrectomy, etc.
  • - Concept and details of lymph node dissection: D1, D1+ and D2 LN dissection
  • - Review and discussion of selected articles from SNUCH on gastric cancer
  • 2. Post-operative care: Diet progression, management of complications, follow-up period and examinations
  • - In-patient Ward Round
  • - Outpatient Clinic: Wednesdays (p.m.), Thursdays (a.m. and p.m.)
  • 3. Conferences: Decision-making on difficult cases, discussion of interesting cases and publication updates
  • - Tumor Clinic of the Division of Gastrointestinal Surgery (Friday, 07:00): Post-operative morbidity and mortality conference and journal review
  • - Surgical Grand Round of the Department of Surgery (Wednesday, 07:00): Lectures by invited speakers on all topics associated with surgical diseases (in English)
  • 4. Research meeting: Clinical and translational research activities of the Gastric Cancer Center
  • - Thursday, 07:00
  • - Discussion of ongoing research activities by clinicians, the Gastric Cancer Biology Lab and collaborating researchers
  • 5. Endoscopy for gastric cancer: Diagnosis and treatment of gastric cancer via endoscopy
  • - Observation of endoscopic submucosal dissection (ESD)
  • - Observation of gastroscopy and endoscopic ultrasound (EUS)
  • 6. Observation at the Outpatient Clinic and clinical trials of medical oncologists: Types and roles of chemotherapy for gastric cancer, clinical trials
  • 7. Opportunities to attend domestic scientific meetings or workshops on gastric cancer
The Catholic Univ. of Korea, Seoul St. Mary's Hosp.
  • Department : Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Tutor :
  • Cho Hyun Park
  • Han Hong Lee
  • Kyo Young Song
  • Site Visiting Program Date : July 27(Mon)-31(Fri), 2020
  • Person : 3
  • Accommodation : ○ (possible)
  • Homepage : https://www.cmcseoul.or.kr/en.common.main.main.sp
  • Educational Content
  • 1. Surgery
  • - Gastrectomy for gastric cancer (open, laparoscopy, reducedport, laparoscopy, robot)
  • - Other benign surgery for gastrointestinal disease
  • - MIS training simulator
  • 2. Endoscopy
  • - Post-gastrectomy surveillance / Diagnostic and therapeutic
  • 3. Chemotherapy for gastric cancer
  • - Adjuvant and palliative chemotherapy
  • 4. Academic conference
  • - Basic knowledge of treatment for gastric cancer
  • - Multi-disciplinary meeting for gastric cancer
Yonsei Univ. College of Medicine, Yonsei Cancer Center
  • Department : Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Tutor : Woo Jin Hyung
  • Site Visiting Program Date : July 27(Mon)-31(Fri), 2020
  • Person : 3
  • Accommodation : × (impossible)
  • Homepage : http://www.yuhs.or.kr/en/
  • Educational Content
  • 1. Observing various types of gastrectomy procedures
  • - Weekly case volume: 2-4 open, 10-20 laparoscopic, 6-10 robotic gastrectomies
  • 2. Participating weekly research meeting and Multidisciplinary treatment clinic for gastric cancer