Event Calendar

Wednesday, July 7, 2021

2021 Lecture Series: Management of Clostridioides difficile

Start Date: 7/7/2021 8:00 PM EDT
End Date: 7/7/2021 9:00 PM EDT

Venue Name: Online Program


Organization Name: New York Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

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

Management of Clostridioides difficile
July 7, 2021
8:00 pm to 9:00 pm

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

Intended Audience
Gastroenterologists and GI Fellows
 
Course Description
This course will provide an overview of the diagnosis and management of Clostridioides difficile infection. Material presented will include both conservative and novel therapeutic options for the management of C. difficile infection.

Learning Objectives
  • To improve interpretation of multistep algorithms used in the diagnosis of C. difficile infection
  • To gain an improved understanding of recommended treatments used for the management of initial, recurrent and fulminant C. difficile infection
  • To better understand the role and indications for fecal microbiota transplantation in the management of C. difficile infection
Faculty
Olga C. Aroniadis, MD, MSc Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine, GI Division’s Director of Clinical Research, Renaissance School of Medicine at Stony Brook University; Stony Brook Medicine, Stony Brook, NY

Moderator
Carl V. Crawford, Jr., MD Assistant Professor of Medicine, Attending Physician, New York-Presbyterian – Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY

Registration
Registration is complimentary as a benefit of NYSGE membership. Online registration is required for all event participants. To register, visit www.nysge.org, login and click on the program title under Upcoming Events. To access the program, open your confirmation email, click on the online program link, then click where indicated to enter the program.
 
Note for Non-Members
To receive full benefits, please consider renewing or becoming a member of NYSGE. Online registration is required for all event participants. Please login or create a user account before registering. Contact  info@nysge.org for assistance if needed. Your support will help us to continue providing no-cost educational events to all.
 
Non-Accredited Program
This program is not accredited for Continuing Medical Education (CME) credit.