Oral Presentations

Peer-Reviewed Oral Presentations

• Raut CP, Callegaro D, Barretta F, Rutkowski P, Blay J-Y, Lahat G, Strauss DC, Gonzalez R, Ahuja N, Grignani G, Quagliuolo V, Stoeckle E, de Paoli A, Pillarisetty V, Nessim C, Swallow CJ, Bagaria S, Canter R, Mullen J, Gelderblom HJ, Pennacchioli E, van Coevorden F, Cardona K, Miceli R, Gronchi A. Predicting Survival in patients undergoing resection for locoregionally recurrent retroperitoneal sarcoma: A study and nomogram from the Trans-Atlantic Sarcoma Working Group (TARPSWG).
o Connective Tissue Oncology Society Annual Meeting, Maui, Hawaii, Nov 8-11, 2017.

• Gawad N, Raiche I, Ibrahim A, Duffy M, Nessim C. Identifying narcissistic traits in general surgery residency applicants: go with your gut
o University of Ottawa, Division of General Surgery Research Day, Ottawa, Ontario, April 26, 2017

• Zhang Y, Cordeiro E, Seely J, Hefler J, Gravel D, Smylie J, Aro J, Nessim C. Radioactive Seed Localization vs. Wire-Guided Localization for non-palpable breast cancer: a Cost and OR efficiency analysis.
o Canadian Surgical Forum (CAGS) annual Meeting, Victoria, British Columbia, Sept 14-16, 2017 (CJS Vol. 60 (4 Suppl 1) August/août 2017. DOI: 10.1503/cjs.010417).
o Canadian Breast Cancer Symposium, Toronto, Ontario, June 23, 2017.
o American Society of Breast Surgeons Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada, April 29, 2017 (Ann Surg Oncol (2017);24(2):S203-528).
o Canadian Society of Surgical Oncology Annual Meeting, Toronto, Ontario, April 28, 2017 (CJS Vol. 60 (3 Suppl 1) June/juin 2017. DOI: 10.1503/cjs.005717).
o University of Ottawa, Division of General Surgery Research Day, Ottawa, Ontario, April 26, 2017

• Berger-Richardson D, Nessim C, Burtenshaw S, Gladdy R, Gronchi A, Fiore M, Swallow C. Early and Late Complications of Percutaneous Biopsy of Retroperitoneal Masses at Three Tertiary Sarcoma Centers
o Society of Surgical Oncology Annual Meeting, Seattle, Washington, March 15-18, 2017 (Ann Surg Oncol (2017) 24:S6–S202. DOI 10.1245/s10434-017-5785-7)

• Ibrahim A, Bryanton M, Nessim C, Ong M. The Impact of Symptoms at Metastatic Recurrence on Treatment Outcomes for Patients under Surveillance for Early-Stage Melanoma
o 11th Canadian Melanoma Conference, Whistler, British Columbia, Feb 2-5, 2017

• Crawford, Nessim C, Weaver J, van Walraven C. Association of wait time to surgical management with overall survival in Ontarians with melanoma.
o Canadian Surgical Forum (CAGS) annual Meeting, Quebec City, Quebec, Sept 17-19, 2015. (Can J Surg, Vol. 58, (4 Supple 2), August 2015—Abstracts, p. S229)
o University of Ottawa, Division of General Surgery Research Day, Ottawa, Ontario, April 22, 2015

• Head L, Nessim C, Boyd KU. Innovative model to optimize resource utilization and improve access to care for high-risk/BRCA+ breast cancer patients.
o Canadian Society of Plastic Surgeons Annual Meeting. Victoria, British Columbia, June 2-6, 2015. (Can J Plast Surg Vol 23 No 2 Summer 2015, p. 137)

• Nessim C, Law C, McConnell Y, Shachar S, McKinnon G, Wright F. How often do Level III nodes bear melanoma metastases and does it affect patient outcomes?
o Royal Australasian College of Surgeons 82nd Annual Scientific Congress, Auckland, New Zealand, May 6-10, 2013. (ANZ J. Surg. 2013; 83 (Suppl. 1) 98–104)
o Canadian Melanoma Conference, Banff, Alberta, February 21-24, 2013.
o Society of Surgical Oncology 65th Annual Cancer Symposium, Orlando, Florida, March 21-25, 2012. (Ann Surg Oncol (2012) 19(Suppl 1): 1. doi:10.1245/s10434-012-2244-3).
o Canadian Society of Surgical Oncology Annual Meeting, Toronto, Ontario, April 27, 2012.
o University of Toronto Annual Assembly of General Surgeons, Toronto, Ontario, May 24, 2012.

• Nessim C, Trop I, Robidoux A, Julian TB, Mamounas T, Boileau JF. Can MRI accurately identify which patients with operable breast cancer will have a pathologic complete response after neoadjuvant therapy?
o Royal Australasian College of Surgeons 82nd Annual Scientific Congress, Auckland, New Zealand, May 6-10, 2013. (ANZ J. Surg. 2013; 83 (Suppl. 1) 7–16)
o University of Toronto Surgical Oncology Research Day. Toronto, Ontario, Feb 24, 2012.

• Nessim C, Blackstein M, Gladdy R. Desmoid Case Presentation with guest speaker Dr. Shreyaskumar Patel from MD Anderson.
o Canadian Society of Surgical Oncology Annual Meeting, Toronto, Ontario, April 29, 2011.

• Nessim C, Fourati, S., Robidoux, A., Mader, S. The Development of a PCR genetic predictive tool for the response to hormone therapy in breast cancer.
o University of Toronto Surgical Oncology Research Day. Toronto, Ontario, Feb 23, 2011.
o Montreal Biomarker Forum, Montreal, Québec, February 25, 2010.

• Nessim C, Sidéris L, Turcotte S, Vafiadis P, Lapostole AC, Simard S, Koch P, Fortier LP, Dubé P. The effect of fluid overload in the presence of an epidural on the strength of colonic anastomoses.
o 38th annual meeting of the Quebec Surgical Association. La Malbaie, Québec, June 1st, 2007.
o Scientific Symposium of the Université de Montréal Department of Surgery, Montreal, Québec, April 27-28, 2006.

Peer-Reviewed Video Session Oral Presentations

• Nessim C, Garneau P. Giant Splenic Pseudocyst: Laparoscopy.
o Scientific Symposium of the Université de Montréal Department of Surgery, Montreal, Québec, April 16-17, 2007.