International Society of Oncoplastic Endocrine Surgeons 2023

11/17/23 – 11/18/23
Tampa Marriott Water Street | Tampa, FL

AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™: 8.25
Keywords: Oncoplastic Endocrine Surgery
Product ID: ISOPES23


  • In order to obtain credit each person must be registered under their own account.

In-Person Registration
Physicians$ 500
Allied Health (Nurse, NP, PA, PT, PharmD)$ 200
Residents *$ 100
Fellows *$ 100
Medical Students *$ 0

RFA Hands on Session – Not Accredited

  • Saturday, November 18, 2023
  • 3:30 – 5:30pm
  • Physicians only
  • Limited space

    Registration - RFA Hands on Session$ 200

    * Must provide letter from your director certifying status WITHIN 7 DAYS of your registration or you will be charged the ADDITIONAL FEE. Please email letter to



    Syllabus typeProduct Group IDPriceQuantity
    Yes, I plan to attend269$ 0
    No, I will not be able to attend269$ 0

    Reception & GALA Dinner | Friday, November 17

    About this Meeting
    The field of endocrine surgery is evolving rapidly with novel diagnostic, noninvasive, and innovative surgical techniques such as AI diagnostics, radiofrequency ablation, and scarless endoscopic/robotic endocrine surgeries. To celebrate the 10th year anniversary of ISOPES, the society's very first meeting in the US will be held in Tampa, FL. Come join us to learn about the latest techniques, evidence-driven outcomes, controversies, and the future of endocrine disease from the world’s most experienced and renowned faculty in oncoplastic endocrine surgery. Plenty of activities await you in Tampa.

    Course Highlights
    • Presentations by high-volume clinician experts sharing practical experiences. 
    • Sessions focused on multidisciplinary care (surgeon, endocrinologist, ENT, IR, etc). 
    • Interactive and open panel discussions to share nuances and insights. 
    • A hands-on RFA course (pre-registration required).
    Target Audience
    This CME Activity is intended and designed to offer educational opportunities to oncoplastic endocrine surgeons, endocrinologists, ears/nose/throat (ENT) physicians, interventional radiologists and other clinicians interested in learning more about oncoplastic surgical surgery.

    Educational Objectives
    At the completion of this CME teaching activity, you should be able to:
    • Describe the science and art of oncoplastic endocrine surgery.
    • Incorporate and maintain high standards in the practice and art of oncoplastic endocrine surgery.
    • Describe basic and clinical research within the field of oncoplastic endocrine surgery.
    No special educational preparation is required for this CME activity.

    ADA Compliance
    If you have a disability and wish to request assistance, please inform Educational Symposia at (813) 806-1000.

    Educational Symposia (ESI) and International Society of Oncoplastic Endocrine Surgeons as planner and presenter of this meeting, and Professional Travel as the official travel agency for this meeting, claim no liability for the acts of any suppliers or the safety of any attendees while in transit to, from, or during this event or any optional activities. The total amount of liability, if any, for the meeting organizer is limited to a refund of the registration fee, and Professional Travel's responsibility is limited to that of an agent.
    Course Organization
    This program is planned and organized by Educational Symposia, a leader in accredited continuing education since 1975.

    Educational Symposia and International Society of Oncoplastic Endocrine Surgeons appreciates our corporate supporters and exhibitors. A list of industry supporters will be provided and acknowledged at the meeting.

    Cancellations must be received in writing by sending an e-mail to There is a $50 processing fee applied to all cancellations. Cancellations made in writing prior to October 20, 2023 will be issued a refund for the amount of tuition paid less the $50 processing fee. No refunds will be made on or after October 20, 2023.
    Registration Information
    Tuition for live conference includes all course materials, an electronic color course syllabus, daily continental breakfasts and coffee breaks. Early registration is strongly suggested. There will be a $100 surcharge for anyone registering after November 8, 2023. Minimum and maximum attendance levels have been established for this meeting. If your registration cannot be accepted, you will be issued a full tuition refund.


    Scientific Sponsor
    Educational Symposia

    Accreditation Statement
    Physicians: Educational Symposia is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
    Educational Symposia designates this live activity for a maximum of 8.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
    All activity participants are required to complete the credit application in order to be awarded credit. Course participants will also have the opportunity to critically evaluate the program as it relates to practice relevance and educational objectives.
    This program is planned and organized by Educational Symposia, a leader in accredited continuing education since 1975.
    This activity was planned and produced in accordance with the ACCME Essential Areas and Elements.

    Ki-Wook Chung M.D., Ph.D.
    Professor, Department of Surgery, University of Ulsan College of Medicine
    Chief, Division of Endocrine Surgery, Asan Medical Center

    Chair, Local Host
    Hyunsuk Suh, M.D., FACS
    Founder & Surgeon in Chief
    Suh Scarless Thyroid Surgery Center
    Tampa, FL

    Faculty & Moderators

    Angkoon Anuwong, M.D.
    Amit Agarwal, M.D.
    Tobias Carling, M.D., Ph.D., FACS
    Young Jun Chai, M.D., Ph.D.
    June Young Choi, M.D., Ph.D.
    Ki-Wook Chung, M.D., Ph.D.
    ISOPES President, Planning Committee

    Terry F. Davies, MBBS, M.D., FRCP, FACE
    Sang-Wook Kang, M.D.
    Jee-Soo Kim, M.D.
    Su-Jin Kim, M.D.
    Wan-Wook Kim, M.D.
    Jennifer Hong Kuo, M.D.

    Hyngju Kwon, M.D.

    Joon-Hyop Lee, M.D.
    Shirley Liu, M.D.
    (Hong Kong)
    Mark Lupo, M.D.

    Ra-Yeong Song, M.D.

    Hyunsuk Suh, M.D., FACS
    Local Host, Program Director, Planning Committee

    Insoo Suh, M.D.
    Valentina Tarasova, M.D.
    Sean Wrenn, M.D.
    Hyeong Won Yu, M.D., Ph.D.
    FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 2023
    8:00–9:00 AM Registration and Continental Breakfast for Registrants
    9:00–9:10 Welcome Opening Remarks
    9:10–9:25 History of the ISOPES: Evolution of Minimally Invasive Thyroid Surgery
    9:25–9:35 Trend and Vision for ISOPES in the USA
    9:35–9:50 Biomechanics of Various Scarless Approaches
    9:50–10:05 Thyroid Cancer and Quality of Life
    10:05–10:30 Thyroid Cancer Personalized Treatment in the Era of Precision Oncology
    10:30–10:50 Coffee Break and Poster Exhibition
    10:50–11:10 Imaging and AI Diagnostics
    11:10–11:30 Saving Parathyroid: Review of Techniques and Technology
    11:30–12:30 PM
    Sponsored Lunch with Veracyte, Inc. 
    presented by: Joshua P. Klopper, M.D.
    (not accredited for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM)
    12:30–1:00 Grave's Disease, Hashimoto's Thyroiditis and TSH Receptor Antibodies: A Guide for the Perplexed
    1:00–1:20 Clinical Pathology and Risk Stratification
    1:20–1:50 Coffee Break and Poster Exhibition
    1:50–2:05 Transaxillary Thyroid Surgery Update
    2:05–2:25 Single Port Transaxillary Robotic Thyroidectomy (START)
    2:25–2:40 No Robot, No Worries: Endoscopic Surgery
    2:40–3:00 Transoral Thyroid Surgery Update
    3:00–3:05 Day 1 Closing Remarks
    3:05 PM End of Session
    6:00 PM
    Reception and Gala Dinner 
    Poster Award and ISOPES Proctorship
    8:30–9:00 AM Continental Breakfast for Registrants
    9:00–9:20 Starting and Growing an RFA Practice
    9:20–9:40 RFA: Interesting Cases and Pitfalls
    9:40–10:00 Starting Endoscopic Thyroid Surgery
    10:00–10:20 Coffee Break and Poster Exhibition
    10:20–10:40 Advanced Skills and Tips for Robotic Thyroid Surgery
    10:40–11:00 Robotic Bilateral Axillo-Breast Approach MRND
    11:00–11:20 Oncologic Outcomes
    11:20–11:50 ISOPES General Assembly (Members Only)
    11:20–11:50 Coffee Break and Poster Exhibition
    11:50–12:50 PM Lunch On Your Own
    12:50–1:20 Advances in Cushing's Management
    1:20–1:35 Trans-Abdominal Adrenalectomy
    1:35–1:50 Retroperitoneal Adrenal Surgery
    1:50–2:10 Coffee Break and Poster Exhibition
    2:10–2:30 Immediate Versus Delayed Operation following Active Surveillance: A multicenter study
    2:30–2:50 Laser Ablation
    2:50–3:10 HIFU Update
    3:10–3:20 Closing Remarks
    3:20 PM End of Session
    3:30–5:30 PM
    RFA Hands-On Session 
    Sponsored By: STARmed
    (not accredited for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM)

    Topics and Faculty Subject to Change

    Hotel Cut-off Date: October 16, 2023


    * Call Tampa Marriott Water Street for Reservations *


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    Tampa Marriott Water Street

    Rise to any occasion at Tampa Marriott Water Street in downtown Tampa, Florida located near the Tampa Riverwalk, Florida Aquarium, Amalie Arena and Sparkman Wharf. 
    Step into the hotel and discover the wealth of amenities they offer. Take a dip in the rooftop pool, featuring stunning city and water views and cabanas.  Work out in the state-of-the-art fitness center, stroll by the Tampa waterfront or dine in the inviting restaurants. 



    Room Preference: King/Two Double Beds (Upon Availability)

    Accommodations Pricing
    Group Room Rates $299.00 / night (single/double occupancy)

    Resort Cut-Off Date:  October 16, 2023.

    Check-In/Out: Check in time is 4:00 PM. Check out time is 11:00 AM.

    Taxes & Fees: Hotel’s room rates are subject to applicable state and local taxes (currently 13.5%) + $1.95 TMD Fee in effect at the time of check-out.

    Parking: Hotel offers valet parking of hotel guests on a first come first serve basis. Available parking is not guaranteed. A current rate of $28.00 (plus tax) per vehicle per day and $38.00 (plus tax) per vehicle overnight applies. Rates are subject to change.

    Deposit Policy: All reservations must be accompanied by a first night room deposit, guaranteed with a major credit card.

    Cancellation Policy: Reservation may be cancelled up until 72 hours of arrival date without penalty– If reservation is cancelled within 72 hours of arrival date the individual will be charged a 1-night’s stay.


    Fly directly to Tampa International Airport located just 20  minutes from the Tampa Marriott Water Street.  

    Tampa Marriott Water Street
    505 Water Street
    Tampa, Florida 33602