NYSGE | New York Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy


Event Calendar

Thursday, May 10, 2018

New Approaches to Challenges in Endoscopy

Date(s): May 10, 2018

Time: 6:00 PM  EST - 9:00 PM  EST

 
PARKING INFORMATION
At 475 Seaview Avenue, turn into the circular driveway. At the end of the building, immediately turn right into the physician's parking lot where a security officer will be posted. To waive parking fees, please let the guard know you are attending the NYSGE event. This parking lot is adjacent to the main lobby. For driving directions, download the Program Announcement.

COURSE DESCRIPTION
This program will explore evidence-based recommendations for advanced therapeutic approaches to the management of important conditions in gastroenterology. The focus will be on new endoscopic therapies for motility disorders such as achalasia and gastroparesis, management of pancreaticobiliary neoplasia, and endoscopic resection techniques for esophageal, gastric, and colonic neoplasia. New therapies for inflammatory bowel disease will also be presented.
  
LEARNING OBJECTIVES
  • Identify strategies for the management and triage of patients with achalasia and gastroparesis
  • Describe new endoscopic methods for treating esophageal motility disorders
  • Recognize new tools and therapies for managing inflammatory bowel disease
  • Identify management strategies for esophageal, gastric, colonic and pancreaticobiliary neoplasia
INTENDED AUDIENCE
Gastroenterologists, Gastroenterology Fellows, Internists, Internal Medicine Residents, GI Nurses and Physician Assistants
 
PROGRAM
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Registration and Refreshments
 
7:00 pm
Welcome 
Vivek Gumaste, MD and Sherif Andrawes, MD
 
7:00 pm – 7:20 pm
Update on the Diagnosis and Management of GI Motility Disorders 
Larry Miller, MD
 
7:20 pm – 7:40 pm
POEM and G-POEM: Innovative Solutions for Age Old Problems
Petros C. Benias, MD

7:40 pm – 8:00 pm
New Strategies for Esophageal, Gastric and Colonic Neoplasia 
Sherif Andrawes, MD
 
8:00 pm - 8:20 pm  
Updates and New Therapies for Inflammatory Bowel Disease 
Arun Swaminath, MD
 
8:20 pm – 8:40 pm
What’s New in the Management of Pancreaticobiliary Neoplasia
Patrick I. Okolo III, MD, MPH
 
8:40 pm - 9:00 pm
Panel Discussion and Audience Q & A
 
CME CREDIT
CME credit is restricted to NYSGE members only. To join or renew, visit www.nysge.org. Membership is complimentary for fellows, but an application is required. 
Note: The NYSGE membership requirement for CME is being waived for this special outreach program. 
 
REGISTRATION
Registration is complimentary as a benefit of membership in NYSGE and to all non-member physicians and GI nurses and associates interested in attending this special outreach program. However, online pre-registration is requested.  Please contact info@nysge.org for assistance.
 
To Register:
  • visit www.nysge.org
  • click on the program title under Upcoming Events
  • Members must login before registering
  • Non-members are welcome to attend up to two seminars per year. Non-members must create a user account before registering, or must log into a previously created account. Instructions are on the website.
FACULTY DISCLOSURE
It is the policy of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Continuing Medical Education Office that faculty and providers disclose real or apparent conflicts of interest relating to the topics of this educational activity and have established policies in place that will identify and resolve all conflicts of interest prior to this educational activity.  Detailed disclosure will be made in the activity handout materials.
 
ACCREDITATION STATEMENT
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and New York Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
 
CREDIT DESIGNATION
The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Continuing Medical Education Office designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM.  Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
 
SPECIAL NEEDS
The facilities used for NYSGE seminars are in full compliance with provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and are accessible for individuals with special needs.  If you would like to attend this conference and require any special accommodations, please contact the NYSGE Office at 646-218-0650.
 




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