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Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Pancreatic Disease and Nutrition

Start Date: 2/27/2019 6:00 PM EST
End Date: 2/27/2019 9:00 PM EST

Venue Name: Center for Innovation and Discovery

Location:
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
1468 Madison Avenue Annenberg Bldg, 5th floor
New York, NY  United States  10029

Organization Name: New York Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

Contact:
Robin Weidy or Bina Mesheimer
Email: info@nysge.org
Phone: 646-218-0650



This activity is jointly provided by the Albert Einstein College of Medicine
and the New York Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION
Evaluation and management of pancreatic diseases is complex, and often involves a multidisciplinary team.  This program will explore evidence-based recommendations on nutrition in pancreatitis, evaluation of idiopathic pancreatitis and autoimmune pancreatitis, and the management of pancreatic fluid collections.
 
LEARNING OBJECTIVES
  • Recognize and apply evidence-based strategies for nutrition in pancreatitis
  • Describe new tools, devices and therapies for management of pancreatic fluid collections
  • Identify strategies for the evaluation of autoimmune and idiopathic pancreatitis
 
INTENDED AUDIENCE
Gastroenterologists and Gastroenterology Fellows
 
PROGRAM
 
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm     
   
Registration and Refreshments
 
7:00 pm    


          
Welcome and Introductions
Aimee L. Lucas, MD, MS, NYSGEF and
Demetrios Tzimas, MD
 
7:00 pm – 7:20 pm

 
Evaluation of Idiopathic Pancreatitis
Patrick I. Okolo III, MD, MPH
 
7:20 pm – 7:40 pm
 
 
7:40 pm – 8:00 pm

 
Autoimmune Pancreatitis
Christopher J. DiMaio, MD, NYSGEF
 
Nutrition in Pancreatitis
Lionel S. D’Souza, MD
 
8:00 pm – 8:20 pm

 
Management of Pancreatic Fluid Collections
Lauren G. Khanna, MD, MS
 
8:20 pm – 9:00 pm
 
Audience Q & A
Panel Discussion
 
 
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.
 
REGISTRATION
Registration is complimentary as a benefit of membership in NYSGE.  However, online pre-registration is requested.
Please contact info@nysge.org for assistance. 

FACULTY AND COURSE DIRECTORS
 
Aimee L. Lucas, MD, MS, NYSGEF, Course Director
Associate Professor
Henry D. Janowitz Division of Gastroenterology
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
New York, NY
 
Demetrios Tzimas, MD, Course Director
Assistant Professor
Director, Endoscopy, Bellevue Hospital Center
New York University Langone Hospital
New York, NY
 
Christopher J. DiMaio, MD, NYSGEF
Associate Professor
Director of Therapeutic Endoscopy
Henry D. Janowitz Division of Gastroenterology
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
New York NY
Lionel S. D’Souza, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Director, Endoscopic Surgery
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Stony Brook School of Medicine
Stony Brook, NY
 
Lauren G. Khanna, MD, MS
Assistant Professor
Director, Advanced Endoscopy Fellowship Program
New York University Langone Hospital
New York, NY
Patrick I. Okolo III, MD, MPH
Professor
Northwell Hofstra School of Medicine
Chief, Division of Gastroenterology
Lenox Hill Hospital
New York, NY
 
FACULTY DISCLOSURE
Albert Einstein College of Medicine requires that faculty participating in a CME activity disclose to the audience any relationship(s) with a pharmaceutical or equipment company. Any presenter whose disclosed relationships prove to create a conflict of interest with regard to their contribution to the activity will not be permitted to present.
 
Albert Einstein College of Medicine also requires that faculty participating in any CME activity disclose to the audience when discussing any unlabeled or investigational use of any commercial product or device not yet approved in the United States.
 
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 Albert Einstein College of Medicine and the New York Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. Albert Einstein College of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
 
CREDIT DESIGNATION
Albert Einstein College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only 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.
 
PHOTOGRAPHY WAIVER
From time-to-time, NYSGE takes photographs or video during educational courses and events and reproduces them in educational, informational or promotional materials including print, electronic or other media such as the NYSGE website. By participating in this course, you grant NYSGE the right to use your name and photograph for such purposes and all such postings become the property of NYSGE.