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Tuesday, February 23, 2021

2021 Seminar Series: Complications and How To Handle Them

Start Date: 2/23/2021 7:00 PM EST
End Date: 2/23/2021 9:00 PM EST

Venue Name: GoToWebinar

United States 

Organization Name: New York Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

Email: info@nysge.org
Phone: 646-218-0650

Complications and How To Handle Them
Tuesday, February 23, 2021
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm 

Online Program
Login information will be included in the registration confirmation email sent to individuals who register.

Intended Audience
Attending Physicians and Fellows in Gastroenterology

Course Description
This program will address management of surgical and endoscopic complications encountered in GI practice. Best practices as derived from the most current consensus-based or guidelines-based approaches to handling complications will be discussed. Faculty will present practical information and suggestions from their personal experiences in managing these various types of complications. Audience engagement will be encouraged through an interactive panel discussion that includes questions, answers and comments.

Learning Objectives
  • Describe the management of bleeding, perforations and other complications seen in general GI practice
  • Illustrate key principles in the management of complications seen in the post-bariatric surgery/endoscopy  patient 
  • Discuss pearls and pertinent caveats in the management of common post-surgical and endoscopic pancreaticobiliary complications

7:00 pm
Welcome and Introduction
Lionel D'Souza, MD and Vivek Kaul, MD

7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Management of Common Complications in General GI Practice
Lauren G. Khanna, MD, MS

7:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Pancreaticobiliary Complications: Management Pearls and Pitfalls 
Petros C. Benias, MD

8:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Endoscopic Interventions for Managing Complications of Bariatric Interventions
Violeta B. Popov, MD, PhD 

8:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Questions and Panel Discussion

9:00 pm
Vivek Kaul, MD 
Segal-Watson Professor of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology, Center for Advanced Therapeutic Endoscopy, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY

Lionel D'Souza, MD Assistant Professor of Medicine, Renaissance School of Medicine at Stony Brook University; Director of Endoscopic Surgery, Stony Brook University Hospital, Stony Brook, NY

Lauren G. Khanna, MD, MS Assistant Professor of Medicine, NYU Grossman School of Medicine; Chief, Advanced Endoscopy Tisch/Kimmel, Director, Advanced Endoscopy Fellowship, NYU Langone Health, New York, NY

Petros C. Benias, MD Director of Endoscopy, Lenox Hill Hospital; Assistant Professor of Medicine, Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell, System Director of Endoscopic Surgery, Northwell Health, New York and Manhasset, NY

Violeta B. Popov, MD, PhD Assistant Professor of Medicine, NYU Grossman School of Medicine, NYU Langone Health; Director of Bariatric Endoscopy, NY VA Harbor Healthcare System, New York, NY

2021 NYSGE Seminar Series Course Directors
Reem Z. Sharaiha, MD, MSc, NYSGEF 
Associate Professor of Medicine, Director of Therapeutic and Advanced Endoscopy; Director of Bariatric & Metabolic Endoscopy, Weill Cornell Medicine, New York- Presbyterian Medical Center–Cornell, New York, NY

Robin B. Mendelsohn, MD Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College; Associate Attending Physician, Clinical Director, Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition Service, Program Director, Clinical Nutrition Fellowship, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY

Julie Yang, MD Assistant Professor, Albert Einstein College of Medicine; Director of Therapeutic Endoscopy, Einstein Division, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY

Registration is complimentary as a benefit to the NYSGE community. However, online registration is required. To register, visit www.nysge.org, login and click on the program title under Upcoming Events. When ready to join the online program, open your confirmation email, click on the online program link, then click where indicated to enter the program.

Note for Non-Members
Please consider renewing or becoming a member of NYSGE. Your support will help us to continue providing no-cost educational events to all. Non-member physicians are welcome to participate but must also login or create a user account before registering. Please contact info@nysge.org for assistance if needed.

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.
Joint Providership
The 2020 NYSGE Seminar Series is jointly provided by the Albert Einstein College of Medicine – Montefiore Medical Center and the New York Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.

Accreditation Statement
                            In support of improving patient care, Albert Einstein College of Medicine-Montefiore Medical Center is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Credit Designation
Albert Einstein College of Medicine-Montefiore Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Conflict of Interest Statement
The “Conflict of Interest Disclosure Policy” of Albert Einstein College of Medicine-Montefiore Medical Center requires that faculty participating in any CME activity disclose to the audience any relationship(s) with commercial interest; 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-Montefiore Medical Center 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.

*The ACCME defines a Commercial Interest as an entity producing, marketing, re-selling or distributing health care goods or services consumed by or used on patients. The ACCME does not consider providers of clinical service directly to patients to be commercial interest – unless the provider of clinical service is owned, or controlled by, an ACCME-defined commercial interest.

Recording Waiver
NYSGE will record this program to use in educational, informational or promotional materials including print, electronic or other media such as the NYSGE website. By participating in this program, you grant NYSGE the right to record and use your remarks should this program offer live or online submission of questions and all such recorded live or online submissions become the property of NYSGE.


Online Registration

Registration is Closed
Closed: 2/23/2021 9:00 PM

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