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Saturday, May 16, 2020

GI Spring Awakening: Emerging from COVID-19 in New York

Start Date: 5/16/2020 8:30 AM EDT
End Date: 5/16/2020 11:00 AM EDT

Venue Name: GoToWebinar

United States 

Organization Name: New York Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

Michael Dellutri
Email: info@nysge.org
Phone: (646) 218-0650

GI Spring Awakening: Emerging From COVID-19 in New York

Saturday, May 16, 2020
8:30-11:00 AM

GoToWebinar information will be included in the registration confirmation email sent to individuals who register

Course Description
GI Spring Awakening: Emerging from COVID-19 in New York will feature first hand experiences from the front line in New York and how the pandemic as seen from the viewpoints of medicine, business and education has impacted everyone working in GI endoscopy. New guidelines for the post-COVID practice of endoscopy will also be reviewed as the program explores how we will navigate through additional changes while emerging from COVID-19 in New York and around the world.

Intended Audience
Gastroenterologists and GI Fellows


8:30 am 
Welcome and Introduction
Franklin E. Kasmin, MD 

8:30 am – 9:00 am
Section 1: Overview
Moderator: Franklin E. Kasmin, MD

General Overview of the COVID Epidemic and Its GI Manifestations  
Mark B. Pochapin, MD
Endoscopy in the Emerging COVID Epidemic: The Milan Experience
Alessandro Repici, MD
NYSGE Response to Immediate Needs of Members at the Epicenter
Amrita Sethi, MD, MSc

9:00 am – 9:35 am
Section 2: Report from the Front Lines
Moderator: Pari Shah, MD

SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University
Shivakumar Vignesh, MD
Stony Brook Medicine
Juan Carlos Bucobo, MD
Columbia University Medical Center-NYP Hospital
Luis Barraza, MD  
Hackensack University Medical Center
Catherine Herrmann, BSN, RN, CCRN
Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Thomas Ullman, MD 

9:35 am – 10:05 am
Section 3: New Guidelines for the Practice of Endoscopy
Moderator: Pari Shah, MD

Tri-Society Guidance for Resuming GI Endoscopy and Practice Operations After the COIVD-19 Pandemic
Klaus Mergener, MD, PhD, MBA 

Panel Discussion
David A. Greenwald, MD
Klaus Mergener, MD, PhD, MBA
Mark B. Pochapin, MD
Amrita Sethi, MD, MSc

10:05 am – 11:00 am
Section 4: Moving Forward from the COVID Era
Moderator: Arun Swaminath, MD

Reopening the GI Unit
Alessandro Repici, MD 
Financial and Management Issues for Private Practitioners
Franklin E. Kasmin, MD
Reconstituting GI Fellowships and Moving Forward
Renee Williams, MD
Telemedicine: What We’ve Seen and What We Can Expect to See
Anthony A. Starpoli, MD

Panel Discussion

Luis Barraza, MD Second Year Fellow, Columbia University Medical Center-NYP Hospital, New York, NY

Juan Carlos Bucobo, MD, NYSGEF Associate Professor of Medicine, Stony Brook University School of Medicine; Chief of Endoscopy, Stony Brook Medicine, Stony Brook, NY

David Greenwald, MD, NYSGEF Professor of Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai; Director of Clinical Gastroenterology and Endoscopy, Division of Gastroenterology, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY

Catherine Herrmann, BSN, RN, CCRN Nurse Manager of Endoscopy Services, Hackensack University Medical Center, Hackensack, NJ 

Klaus Mergener, MD, PhD, MBA President, American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy; Affiliate Professor of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, University of Washington School of Medicine; Seattle, Washington

Mark B. Pochapin, MD Sholtz-Leeds Professor of Gastroenterology, Director, Division of Gastroenterology, Vice Chair, Clinical Affairs, Department of Medicine–Tisch Hospital, NYU Langone Health, New York, NY

Alessandro Repici, MD Professor of Gastroenterology, Director of Endoscopy, Humanitas Research Hospital & Humanitas University, Milan, Italy

Amrita Sethi, MD, MSc, NYSGEF Associate Professor of Medicine, Director of Pancreaticobiliary Endoscopy Services, Division of Digestive and Liver Disease, Columbia University Medical Center-NYP Hospital, New York, NY

Anthony A. Starpoli, MD, NYSGEF Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, New York Medical College; Attending Physician, Lenox Hill Hospital, Mount Sinai Beth Israel, NYU Langone Health, New York, NY

Thomas Ullman, MD Professor of Medicine, Chief, Division of Gastroenterology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 

Shivakumar Vignesh, MD Associate Professor of Medicine SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University; Chief, Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology, Department of Medicine; Director, Gastroenterology Fellowship Program, Department of Medicine, Brooklyn, NY

Renee L. Williams, MD, MHPE Assistant Professor, Medicine, NYU Langone Medical Center; Director, Gastroenterology and Hepatology Fellowship Program, New York, NY

Course Directors
Franklin E. Kasmin, MD, NYSGEF Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai;  Co-Director of Training in Advanced Endoscopy,  Mount Sinai Beth Israel, New York, NY  

Pari Shah, MD, MSCE Assistant Attending Physician, Gastroenterology Hepatology and Nutrition Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 

Arun Swaminath, MD Associate Professor of Medicine, Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine; Chief of Gastroenterology, Director, IBD Program, Lenox Hill Hospital–Northwell Health, New York, NY

Registration is complimentary as a benefit to the NYSGE community. However, online registration is required in order to obtain your GoToWebinar link. To register, visit www.nysge.org, login and click on the program title under Upcoming Events. To access the program, click on the link in your NYSGE registration confirmation email. Then, enter your name and email address and click “Join Webinar.”
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.
Non-Accredited Program
This program is not accredited for Continuing Medical Education (CME) credit.

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: 5/16/2020 8:30 AM

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