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SYMPOSIUM DAY 1: WEDNESDAY 11 SEPTEMBER 2019
VENUE: FUTURE AFRICA CAMPUS. UP. PRETORIA
06:30-07:30 Registration
07:30-08:00 Welcome and Introduction Prof A Rantloane (Deputy Dean, Medical School, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Pretoria)
08:00-08:15 The Role of AHNS in the USA/State of IFHNOS Prof JP Shah
08:15-09:00 Imaging in the Head and Neck Patient
Head and Neck Imaging – Where are we 2019?
Prof L Janse van Rensburg
09:00-09:45 Thyroid Cancer
Risk stratified strategies in the management of Thyroid Cancer
Prof JP Shah
09:45-10:30 Thyroid Cancer Panel Discussion
10:30-11:00 Coffee and Tea Break
11:00-11:45 Salivary Gland Neoplasms
Multidisciplinary management of tumours of the Salivary glands
Prof E Hanna
11:45-12:30 Salivary Gland Cancer Panel Discussion
12:30-13:30 Lunch Break
13:30-14:15 Laryngeal Cancer
Multidisciplinary management of Larynx Cancer.
Early vs. Advanced Laryngeal cancer.
Radiotherapy vs. TL.
Organ preservation vs. Total Laryngectomy
Prof E Hanna
14:15-15:00 Laryngeal Cancer Panel Discussion
15:00-15:30 Coffee and Tea Break
15:30-15:45 Parapharyngeal Space tumours Prof J Fagan
15:45-16:30 Parapharyngeal Space tumours Panel Discussion
16:30-17:15 Cutaneous Malignancies in the Head and Neck Cancer Patient
Mohs Surgery in Head and Neck
Dr A Neumann
Dr J de Wet
17:15-17:30 Final Comments, Questions and Closure
Optional Social Event: Cocktail Event
Lecture 1 Prof Shah on co-working in Head and Neck Fraternity
Lecture 2 Mr Kevin Hogan on Hacking the Human operating system
SYMPOSIUM DAY TWO: THURSDAY 12 SEPTEMBER
VENUE: FUTURE AFRICA CAMPUS. UP. PRETORIA
07:15-07:30 Coffee and Tea
Lecture on Oncology by Merck
07:30-08:15 Oral Cavity Malignancies
Contemporary Management of Oral Cavity Cancer.
Changes in the TNM Classification Managing the mandible and adjuvant therapies
Prof J Shah
08:15-09:00 Oral Cavity Malignancies Panel Discussion
09:00-09:45 Oropharyngeal Cancer
Multidisciplinary management of Oropharyngeal Cancer Changes in the TNM Classification.
Changing trends in the management – Are we ready to de-escalate treatment in the HPV era?
SCC of the Tongue base – Is there a place for total glossectomy
Dr JD Kluge
09:45-10:15 Coffee and Tea Break
10:15-11:00 Oropharyngeal Cancer Panel Discussion
11:00-12:00 ChemoRadiation in Head and Neck Oncology
Evolutional trends in Management of the Head and Neck cancer patient.
Adjuvant vs Neo-adjuvant therapy.

Current update on Immunotherapy.
Palliative therapy
Dr Riaz
Dr J Kempen
12:00-13:00 Lunch Break
13:00-13:45 Reconstruction in Head and Neck Cancer
Evolution over the past 30 years.
Reconstruction in the radiated patient Reconstruction (functional) of the complex defect
Dr JE van Zyl
13:45-14:30 Reconstruction in Head and Neck Cancer Panel Discussion
14:30-15:00 Coffee and Tea Break
15:00-15:30 Skullbase tumours Prof D Lubbe
15:30-16:00 Skullbase tumours Prof E Hanna
16:00-16:30 Skullbase tumours Panel Discussion
16:45-17:15 Multidisciplinary Team (MDT) Approach in Head and Neck South African perspective.
MDT in managing the Head and Neck patient and improving the outcome
Prof CA Joseph
17:15-17:30 Final Comments, Questions and Closure
19:00-20:00 Optional Social Event: Congress Dinner
DISCOVERY Lecture on Oncology Statistics in within the next 10 years in SA.
DISSECTION DAY ONE: FRIDAY 13 SEPTEMBER
VENUE: PRINSHOF CAMPUS. ANATOMY BUILDING. UP. PRETORIA
07:00-07:30 Coffee and Tea
07:30-07:45 Welcoming Dr JD Kluge
07:45-08:10 Peri-operative management of the Head and Neck patient Prof JP Pretorius
08:10-08:20 Skin Incisions and Surgical access Prof JP Pretorius
08:20-08:30 Dissection Techniques and Instrumentation Prof JP Pretorius
08:30-09:30 The value of neck dissection in 2019 Prof JP Shah
09:30-10:30 Surgical demonstration (videos) of the different neck dissections Prof JP Shah
10:30-13:00 Cadaver dissection.
Submandibular salivary gland.
Supra-omohyoid dissection.
Radical neck dissection
13:00-14:00 Lunch Break
14:00-14:30 Management of Parotid tumors Prof E Hanna
14:30-15:00 Surgical demonstration (videos) on Superficial Parotidectomy and deep lobe parotid tumours Prof JP Shah
15:00-17:30 Cadaver dissection.
Completion of morning session.
Parotidectomy
17:30-18:00 Final Comments, Questions and Closure
Optional Social Event: Cocktail Event
DISSECTION DAY TWO: SATURDAY 14 SEPTEMBER
VENUE: PRINSHOF CAMPUS. ANATOMY BUILDING. UP. PRETORIA
07:00-07:30 Coffee and Tea Break
07:30-08:00 Partial and Total Laryngectomy Prof E Hanna
08:00-08:30 Thyroidectomy Prof J.P. Shah
08:30-09:00 Maxillectomy Prof E Hanna
 09:00-09:30 Glossectomy Prof JP Shah
 09:30-12:30 Cadaver dissection.
Thyroidectomy.
Total Laryngectomy
12:30-13:30 Lunch Break
13:30-14:00 Approaches to the oral cavity, oropharynx and parapharyngeal space Dr S Botha
14:00-17:00 Cadaver dissection.
Cadaver Demo on Mandibulotomy.
Marginal vs. Segmental mandibulectomy.
Wedge Resection of the lip.
Partial glossectomy.
Completion of morning session
17:00-17:30 Questions and closure of course (Day 2) Prof J Shah
Dr J Kluge