7th Annual Exploring Frontiers in the Management of Digestive and Liver Disorders - Hands-on Endolumenal Therapies for Gastroenterologists and Surgeons

Houston, TX US
August 20, 2022

This hands-on training program will provide experience with advanced therapeutics endoscopic techniques and technology in the areas of mucosal ablation and resection, tissue closure, intraluminal stenting, gastroesophageal reflux treatments, and ERCP.

Presented by the Lynda K. and David M. Underwood Center for Digestive Disorders at Houston Methodist

Workshop is open to practicing physicians and second, third and fourth year fellows and surgery residents only. 

FEES

REGISTRATION TYPEFEE
Physicians$125
Second / Third / Fourth Year Fellows and Surgery Residents Free

Target Audience

This hands-on course is for practicing physician endoscopists. Workshop is open to practicing physicians, surgery residents, second, third and fourth year fellows only. 

Learning Objectives

  • Demonstrate proper technique for endoscopic mucosal resection using multiple methods.
  • Describe important principles of electrosurgical energy as applied in the GI tract.
  • Demonstrate the use of rescue strategies for GI bleeding or perforation following advanced tissue removal in the GI tract.
  • Discuss technical difference between endoscopic submucosal resection (EMR) and endoscopic submucosal dissection (ESD).
  • Demonstrate full thickness resection of small gastric mass.
  • Discuss the advantages of per oral choledochoscopy over cholangiography in managing select biliary pathology.
  • Describe the use of lumen apposing metal stents.
  • Demonstrate transoral incisionless fundoplication treatment of GERD.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 3.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

    Houston Methodist is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    Houston Methodist designates this Live activity for a maximum of 3.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

  • 3.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
05/06/2022
Course expires: 
09/30/2022
Event starts: 
08/20/2022 - 7:00am CDT
Event ends: 
08/20/2022 - 12:00pm CDT
Cost:
$125.00
Time Topic Speaker
7:00 AMRegistration
7:30Intro to MITIE / Change into Scrubs
 Stations
25 minutes per station, with 5-10 min break in between. Maximum of 3 learners per station.
8:00Station 1: AXIOS & RFAAlberto Barroso, MD
Station 2: ERCPSunil Dacha, MD
Station 3: TIFAli Raza, MD
Station 4: Endoflip and Closure: OverStitch & OTC Clips Thomas McCarty, MD
Station 5: Clipping and EMR  
Station 6: FTRD (Demo)  
Station 7: Basic Colonoscopy Neha Mathur, MD
12:00 PMLunch and Adjourn 
Houston Methodist Research Institute
6670 Bertner Avenue
MITIE, 5th Floor
Houston, TX 77030
United States

The hands-on workshop will be held in the Houston Methodist Institute for Technology, Innovation & Education (MITIESM ), 5th floor, Houston Methodist Research Institute, 6670 Bertner Avenue. 

 

Available Credit

  • 3.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

    Houston Methodist is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    Houston Methodist designates this Live activity for a maximum of 3.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

  • 3.00 Attendance

Price

Cost:
$125.00
There are no more spaces available for this course.

Workshop is open to practicing physicians and second, third and fourth year fellows and surgery residents only. 

FEES

REGISTRATION TYPEFEE
Physicians$125
Second / Third / Fourth Year Fellows and Surgery Residents Free

STEPS TO REGISTER:

  • STEP 1 - Choose the appropriate fee and click the "Add to Cart" button to complete the checkout process. 
  • STEP 2 - Once enrolled, click the link of the activity format for which you enrolled (the Status should say "In progress") and then click the "Take Course" button to begin the activity.