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Saturday, July 10, 2021

34th Annual GI Fellows Summer Course

Start Date: 7/10/2021 8:00 AM EDT
End Date: 7/17/2021 1:15 PM EDT

Venue Name: GoToWebinar


Organization Name: New York Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

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

34th Annual GI Fellows Summer Course


Part 1
Saturday July 10, 2021
8:00 am to 12:30 pm

Part 2
Saturday July 17, 2021
8:00 am to 12:25 pm
 

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We look forward to welcoming new GI fellows to NYSGE with complimentary membership and tuition-free registration to the 34th Annual GI Fellows Summer Course.

Course Description
Featuring a distinguished faculty from the greater New York area, this course is designed to provide first-year GI fellows with an introduction to endoscopic techniques and clinical management of diseases of the digestive tract. Topics include upper and lower endoscopy, procedural sedation, colonoscopy, devices and tools for endoscopy, electrocautery, foreign body removal, pathology and radiology; percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy, GI emergencies and upper and lower GI bleeding.
 
Learning Objectives
  • Outline the endoscopic evaluation, findings and treatment of cases involving diseases of the digestive tract
  • Analyze the associated radiologic and/or pathologic findings associated with such cases
  • Discuss the clinical presentation, endoscopic management, and follow-up of such cases
  • Access requirements for successful patient sedation
  • Diagnose and outline management of foreign bodies and bowel obstructions
  • Determine techniques for managing acute upper and lower GI bleeding
  • Recognize the principles of feeding tube placement

Intended Audience
First Year Fellows in Gastroenterology

Registration
  1. Apply for Trainee membership in NYSGE before registering for this course. To apply, visit www.nysge.org, choose Join then select Trainee Member from the Membership Options drop-down menu. Membership is complimentary for trainees, but an application is required. 
     
  2. Register online to receive the program access link. To register, visit www.nysge.org, login, and click on the program title under Upcoming Events. 
     
  3. To access the program, click on the link in your NYSGE registration confirmation email. Then, enter your name and email address and click Join. Please contact info@nysge.org for assistance.
 
Program Agenda
Part 1
Saturday, July 10, 2021
8:00 am – 12:30 pm
 
8:00 am 
Welcome
Jean W. Saleh, MD
 
8:00 am – 8:30 am
Introduction to Endoscopy
Franklin E. Kasmin, MD
 
8:30 am – 9:05 am
Procedural Sedation
Daniela Jodorkovsky, MD
 
9:05 am – 9:40 am
Upper Endoscopy
Satish Nagula, MD
 
9:40 am – 9:55 am
Break
9:55 am – 10:30 am
Introduction to Colonoscopy
Jerome D. Waye, MD
 
10:30 am – 11:05 am
Gadgets, Devices and Tools for Endoscopy 
Nikhil A. Kumta, MD, MS
 
11:05 am – 11:20 am
Break
11:20 am – 11:55 pm 
Electrocautery 101
Renee L. Williams, MD
 
11:55 pm – 12:30 pm
Foreign Body Removal
David L. Carr-Locke, MD
 
12:30 pm
Adjourn and Complete Online Evaluation

Part 2
Saturday, July 17, 2021
8:00 am – 12:25 pm

 
8:00 am – 8:35 am
Radiology for the First-Year GI Fellow
Alexander C. Kagen, MD    
 
8:35 am – 9:10 am
Pathology for the First-Year GI Fellow
Nicole Panarelli, MD
 
9:10 am – 9:45 am
Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy
Robin B. Mendelsohn, MD
 
9:45 am – 10:05 am
Break
10:05 am – 10:40 am
Upper GI Motility Testing
Michael S. Smith, MD, MBA
 
10:40 am – 11:15 am 
Lower GI Motility Testing
Jean W. Saleh, MD

11:15 am – 11:50 am 
GI Emergencies and the “On Call” Call
SriHari Mahadev, MD, MS 

11:50 am – 12:25 pm
Upper and Lower GI Bleeding
John M. Poneros, MD

12:25 pm
Adjourn and Complete Online Evaluation

Course Directors
Jean W. Saleh, MD, NYSGEF Professor of Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Mount Sinai Morningside and Mount Sinai West Hospitals; New York, NY

David A. 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

Faculty
David L. Carr-Locke, MD, NYSGEF Professor of Medicine, Clinical Director, Center for Advanced Digestive Care, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Weill Cornell Medicine, New York-Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY   

Daniela Jodorkovsky, MD Director of Gastrointestinal Motility Physiology, Assistant Professor, Division of Digestive and Liver Diseases; Program Director, Gastroenterology Fellowship, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY

Alexander C. Kagen, MD Department of Radiology, Site Chair, Associate Professor of Radiology, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Mount Sinai West, Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, New York, NY

Franklin E. Kasmin, MD, NYSGEF Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Therapeutic Endoscopy Program, Mount Sinai Beth Israel, New York, NY; Therapeutic Endoscopist, East Side Endoscopy, Lenox Hill Hospital, Northern Westchester Hospital (NY); Hackensack UMC (NJ); GI Fellowship Program Director, Aventura Hospital, Aventura, FL

Nikhil A. Kumta, MD, MS Assistant Professor of Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Division of Gastroenterology, Attending Physician, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY

SriHari Mahadev, MD, MS Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology, Weill Cornell Medicine, New York-Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY

Robin B. Mendelsohn, MD Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College, Attending Physician, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY

Satish Nagula, MD Associate Professor of Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Director of Endoscopic Ultrasound, Division of Gastroenterology, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY

Nicole Panarelli, MD Associate Professor of Pathology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Attending Pathologist, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY

John M. Poneros, MD, NYSGEF Associate Professor of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, Acting Director of Endoscopy, New York-Presbyterian Medical Center – Columbia, New York, NY

Michael S. Smith, MD, MBA Associate Professor of Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Chief of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Mount Sinai West and Mount Sinai Morningside Hospitals, New York, NY

Jerome D. Waye, MD, NYSGEF Professor of Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Director, Center for Advanced Colonoscopy and Polypectomy, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY

Renee L. Williams, MD Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Gastroenterology Program Director, NYU Langone Health, New York, NY

NYSGE Trainee Membership
NYSGE membership introduces fellows to a supportive network of regional GI professionals. Fellows may join for no charge and receive benefits such as free or discounted tuition to NYSGE lectures, seminars and live programs.

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.