Live from the University of Chicago! Endoscopic Advances For Your Clinical Practice 2019
Learn more about our endoscopy courses for clinicians here!
At the conclusion of this activity, the learner will be able to:
- Implement standard guidelines for screening and surveillance of Barrett’s esophagus and colon cancer in their practice;
- Analyze the importance of detailed white light examination for all indications of upper endoscopy;
- Describe the roles of digital imaging, chromoendoscopy, endomicroscopy, accessory cameras, and other advanced imaging techniques in the detection of luminal lesions;
- Define the principles of safe and effective polypectomy and endoscopic resections;
- Enumerate different diagnostic options in tissue acquisition in pancreaticobiliary tumors;
- Discuss management techniques of pancreatitis and biliary pathology and roles of endoscopic procedures in these diseases;
- Evaluate endoscopic options for treating bariatric and achalasia patients with gastrointestinal diseases.
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ACCOMMODATIONS AND TRANSPORTATION AVAILABLE!
Please make your reservations directly with the Sophy. Please call 773.289.1003 and state that you are part of the Endoscopy Advances for Your CPC University of Chicago group to receive this rate. We urge you to make your reservation early as rooms will sell out.
Room Rates: $249 Single or Double Rate
Rates do not include applicable state and local taxes. Reservations must be made by Monday, March 11, 2019. Reservations received after the cut-off date will be subject to prevailing rates and availability.
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SHUTTLE SERVICE AND PARKING
Free valet parking is available at the Center for Care and Discovery for all conference participants. Valet parking in not free at any other location.
ACCESSIBILITY The University of Chicago is committed to providing equal access appropriate to need and circumstances and complies fully with legal requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act. If you are in need of special accommodation, please contact Polly Rossi via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The University of Chicago reserves the right to cancel or postpone this conference due to unforeseen circumstances. In the unlikely event this activity must be cancelled or postponed, the registration fee will be refunded; however, The University of Chicago is not responsible for any related costs, charges, or expenses to participants, including fees assessed by airline/travel/lodging agencies.
Sara and Harold Lincoln Thompson Professor of Medicine and Surgery
Director of The Center for Endoscopic Research and Therapeutics (CERT)
Uzma Siddiqui, MD, FASGE
Associate Professor of Medicine
Associate Director of The Center for Endoscopic Research and Therapeutics (CERT)
Director of Advanced Endoscopy Training
Christopher Chapman, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Director, Bariatric and Metabolic Endoscopy
|Barham A. Dayyeh, MD|
|Mark Ferguson, MD|
|Neil Gupta, MD|
|Klaus Mergener, MD|
|Carol Semrad, MD|
Sharmila Anandasbapathy, MD
|John Fung, MD|
|Neil Hyman, MD|
|Mitch Posner, MD|
|Shyam Varadarajulu, MD|
Marianna Arvanitakis, MD
Michael Bourke, MBBS
Herbert Burgos, MD
Horst Neuhaus, MD
Thierry Ponchon, MD
As a provider accredited by the ACCME, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine asks everyone who is in a position to control the content of an education activity to disclose all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest. This includes any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by or used on patients. The ACCME defines “relevant financial relationships” as financial relationships in any amount occurring within the past 12 months, including financial relationships of a spouse or life partner that could create a conflict of interest. Mechanisms are in place to identify and resolve any potential conflict of interest prior to the start of the activity.
Additionally, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine requires authors to identify investigational products or off-label uses of products regulated by the US Food and Drug Administration, at first mention and where appropriate in the content.
The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 15.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The University of Chicago Medicine is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Ohio Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. (OBN-001-91) (OH-355, 7/1/2019)
American Board of Internal Medicine MOC Part II Credit
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 15.75 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.
Other Healthcare Professions Credit
Apply the early bird discount code to receieve the early bird rate. Early bird rate expires March 12, 2019!
Early Bird Fee
|Early Bird Code||Standrard Fee|
|Other Healthcare Professionals||$50||EXPIRED||$150|
Letter of Verification Req.
CANCELLATION POLICY If you cancel your participation in this conference, your registration fee less a $50 administrative fee will be refunded when written notification is received by March 29, 2019. No refunds will be made after March 29, 2019.
CLAIMING CREDIT: At the end of the course, the credit claiming process will unlock. Return to this page and click on "Complete Activity" to proceed.
Please Note: The credit claiming process will close three months after the conference end date. Requests to claim credit after three months will be subject to additional fees.