Event Calendar

Wednesday, September 15, 2021

2020 Lecture Series: Autoimmune Pancreatitis

Start Date: 9/15/2021 8:00 PM EDT
End Date: 9/15/2021 9:00 PM EDT

NY  United States 

Organization Name: New York Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

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

Autoimmune Pancreatitis
September 15, 2020
8:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Webinar information will be included in the registration confirmation email sent to individuals who register at www.nysge.org.
Intended Audience
Gastroenterologists and GI Fellows
Course Description
Autoimmune Pancreatitis is a rare form of pancreatitis caused by autoimmune mechanisms, many of which are not yet fully understood. This lecture will review the basics of autoimmune pancreatitis including categorization into Type I and Type II disease and the unique clinical and histopathologic manifestations of each subtype. Treatment options for autoimmune pancreatitis, maintenance therapy, and relapse therapy will also be explored.

Learning Objectives
  • Review IgG4-related diseases
  • Describe clinical presentation of autoimmune pancreatitis
  • Review diagnostic criteria of autoimmune pancreatitis (HISORT, ICDC)
  • Define differences between Type I and Type II autoimmune pancreatitis including demographics, pathology and histopathology, serum, other organ involvement and association with IBD
  • Discuss treatment options for both maintenance and relapse

Rabia A. de Latour, MD
, Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine; Division of Gastroenterology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY

Christopher J. DiMaio, MD, NYSGEF
, Faculty Listing: Associate Professor of Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai; Director, Mount Sinai Pancreas Center, Director of Therapeutic Endoscopy, Center for Advanced Colonoscopy and Therapeutic Endoscopy, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, 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 webinar, open your confirmation email, click on the webinar link, then click where indicated to enter the program.
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Non-Accredited Program
This program is not accredited for Continuing Medical Education (CME) credit.