Live from the University of Chicago! Endoscopic Advances For Your Clinical Practice 2017
At the conclusion of this activity, the learner will be able to:
- Implement standard guidelines for screening and surveillance for 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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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
Andres Gelrud, MD, MMSc
Associate Professor of Medicine
Director, Pancreatic Diseases Center and Advanced Endoscopy
Manuel Galvao, MD
Yutaka Saito, MD, PhD
Marc Barthet, MD, PhD
Hironori Yamamoto, MD, PhD
Amit Maydeo, MD
Grace Elta, MD
Ann Arbor, MI
Andy Ross, MD
Vani Konda, MD
Kulwinder Dua, MD, FACP, FRCP
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The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 15 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Other Healthcare Professionals: $50
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CANCELLATION POLICY If you cancel your participation in this conference, your registration fee less a $100 administrative fee will be refunded when written notification is received by March 10, 2017. No refunds will be made after March 10, 2017.
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