ASGE Virtual Postgraduate Course
Rescheduled from DDW 2020

Date:

July 18, 2020
8:00 am – 5:00 pm CT

Description:

The ASGE 2020 Virtual Postgraduate Course is a one-day event bringing together leaders and experts from across the globe to present precise, evidence-based and outcomes-driven endoscopic management of gastrointestinal and related disorders. This course is ideal for international and U.S.- based participants, including practicing gastroenterologists, surgical endoscopists, gastroenterology trainees, endoscopy nurses and technicians.

Why you should attend

The Postgraduate Course will cover innovations in endoscopy that have led to paradigm shifts in disease management and practical approaches to incorporate them into your practice. Learn more about the broad spectrum of gastrointestinal endoscopy including colonoscopy, endoscopic resection techniques, enhanced imaging, ablative techniques, pancreaticobiliary endoscopy and obesity management.

This will be your opportunity to participate in discussions on tools and techniques, tips and tricks to achieve your own optimal outcomes every day, as well as gain critical knowledge about advanced diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy. Be sure to take advantage of this august gathering of expert course directors and faculty who will share their vast combined knowledge and know-how with you.

Course Directors and Faculty

Course Directors
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Prabhleen Chahal, MD, FASGE

The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio

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Mouen A. Khashab, MD
Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland

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Christopher C. Thompson, MD, MHES, MSc, FASGE
Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts

 

Faculty

Hiroyuki Aihara, MD, PhD, FASGE
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA

Todd H. Baron, Sr., MD, FASGE
University of  North Carolina
Chapel Hill, NC

Kenneth F. Binmoeller, MD, FASGE
California Pacific Medical Center
San Francisco, CA

Michael J. Bourke, MD, MBBS
Westmead Hospital
Westmead, Australia

Kenneth J. Chang, MD, FASGE
University of California Irvine Medical Center
Orange, CA

Amitabh Chak, MD, FASGE
University Hospitals Medical Group
Cleveland, OH

Steven A. Edmundowicz, MD, FASGE
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Aurora, CO

Ferga C. Gleeson, MD, FASGE
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN

Tonya R. Kaltenbach, MD, MS, FASGE
VA Palo Alto
Palo Alto, CA

Michael J. Levy, MD
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN

Amit Rastogi, MD, FASGE
University of Kansas School of Medicine
Kansas City, KS

Douglas K. Rex, MD, FASGE
Indiana University School of Medicine
Indianapolis, IN

Nicholas J. Shaheen, MD, MPH, FASGE
University of North Carolina School of Medicine
Chapel Hill, NC

Prateek Sharma, MD, FASGE
University of Kansas Medical Center
Kansas City, KS

Aasma Shaukat, MD, MPH, FASGE
VA Medical Center and University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN

Vikesh Singh, MD, MSc
Johns Hopkins Hospital
Baltimore, MD

Lisa L. Strate, MD, MPH
Harborview Medical Center
Seattle, WA

Agenda

Session 1: Upper GI

*Time Zone :Central Standard Time

8:00 – 8:05 AM

Welcome and Introductions
Prabhleen Chahal, MD, FASGE, Mouen A. Khashab, MD, and Christopher C. Thompson, MD, Msc, FASGE


8:05 – 8:20 AM

UPPER GI SERIES 1 of 4
Basil Hirschowitz Lecture: The evolution of screening, surveillance and treatment of Barrett’s esophagus

Nicholas J. Shaheen, MD, FASGE


8:20-8:35 AM

UPPER GI SERIES 2 of 4
Endoscopic management of GERD: when and how?

Kenneth J. Chang, MD, FASGE

8:35 – 8:50 AM

UPPER GI SERIES 3 of 4
POEM From A to Z: what’s the skinny?

Mouen A. Khashab, MD

8:50 – 9:05 AM

UPPER GI SERIES 4 of 4
EndoBariatrics in 2020: current status and future directions

Christopher C. Thompson, MD, MHES, MSc, FASGE

9:05 - 9:20 AM
Question and Answer

9:20 – 10:05 AM

VIDEO CASE-BASED PANEL PRESENTATIONS of Upper GI
Mouen A. Khashab, MD, Prateek Sharma, MD, FASGE and Christopher C. Thompson, MD, Msc, FASGE

10:05 – 10:20 AM

Break


Session 2: Colon

*Time Zone: Central Standard Time

10:20 – 10:35 AM

COLON SERIES 1 of 4
Managing the difficult polyp: tips and tricks
Michael J. Bourke, MD, MBBS

10:35 – 10:50 AM

COLON SERIES 2 of 4
How do I get my ADR to 60%?

Douglas K. Rex, MD, FASGE

10:50 – 11:05 AM

COLON SERIES 3 of 4
Antithrombotics and polypectomy: clinical evidence and expert opinion

Aasma Shaukat, MD, MPH, FASGE,

11:05 – 11:20 AM

COLON SERIES 4 of 4
Management and surveillance of dysplasia in IBD

Tonya R. Kaltenbach, MD, MS, FASGE

11:20 – 11:35 AM
Question and Answer

11:35– 12:20 PM

VIDEO CASE-BASED PANEL PRESENTATIONS COLON

Aasma Shaukat, MD, MPH, FASGE, Amit Rastogi, MD, FASGE and Prabhleen Chahal MD, FASGE

12:20 – 12:45 PM

Meal Break

Session 3: Pancreatobiliary

*Time Zone: Central Standard Time

12:45 – 1:00 PM
PANCREATOBILIARY SERIES 1 of 4

How do I approach the indeterminate biliary stricture?
Todd H. Baron, MD, FASGE


1:00- -1:15 PM

PANCREATOBILIARY SERIES 2 of 4
Approach to acute recurrent pancreatitis: clinical evidence and expert opinion

Vikesh Singh, MD, MSc

 

1:15 – 1:30 PM

PANCREATOBILIARY SERIES 3 of 4
Difficult ERCP: Tools and techniques

Prabhleen Chahal, MD, FASGE


1:30 – 1:45 PM

PANCREATOBILIARY SERIES 4 of 4
The Gene and Lyn Overholt lecture Management of Walled Off Necrosis in 2020

Kenneth F. Binmoeller, MD, FASGE


1:45 – 2:00 PM

Question and Answer

2:00 – 2:45 PM

VIDEO CASE-BASED PANEL PRESENTATIONS PANCREATOBILIARY MODERATORS
Mouen A. Khashab, MD, Prabhleen Chahal, MD, FASGE, and Tyler Stevens, MD, FASGE


2:45 – 3:00 PM

Break



Session 4: POTPOURRI

*Time Zone: Central Standard Time
3:00 – 3:15 PM


POTPOURRI SERIES 1 of 4

Management of variceal bleeding

Michael J. Levy, MD

3:15 – 3:30 PM

POTPOURRI SERIES 2 of 4
Recent Top 5 innovations in endoscopy

Amitabh Chak, MD, FASGE

3:30 – 3:45 PM

POTPOURRI SERIES 3 of 4
Acute lower GI bleeding: role of endoscopy, IR and surgery

Lisa L. Strate, MD, MPH

3:45 – 4:00 PM

POTPOURRI SERIES 4 of 4
Endoscopic resection of gastroduodenal lesions

Hiroyuki Aihara, MD, PhD, FASGE

4:00 – 4:15 PM

Question and Answer


4:15 – 5:00 PM
VIDEO CASE-BASED PANEL PRESENTATIONS POTPOURRI MODERATORS
Ferga C. Gleeson, MD, FASGE, Steven A. Edmundowicz, MD, FASGE, Christopher C. Thompson, MD, MSc, FASGE

 

5:00 PM
Adjourn

What you will learn

Upon completion of this educational activity, participants will be able to:

•            Describe new endoscopic techniques to select disease states that enhance the patient experience.

•            Identify best-practice approaches to the management of complex endoscopic challenges.

•            List quality standards commonly reference in 2020-2021 clinical practices.

•            Evaluate emerging technologies with established endoscopic tools that could further optimize clinical practice outcomes in 2020.

Continuing Medical Education

The American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
ASGE designates this live activity for a maximum of 8 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Maintenance of Certification

Successful completion of this CME activity enables the participant to earn up to 8 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.

ASGE Assurance to High-Level Scientific Evidence and Adherence to Neutrality

ASGE is committed to you, our learners. We are committed to assuring the highest level of scientific rigor, research-based evidence and practicality to clinical use is conveyed throughout this educational activity. Members who designed this educational activity are carefully selected for their content expertise, teaching excellence and neutrality on the topic(s) being presented. ASGE requires all subject matter experts, committee members and staff planners who are in a position to control any aspect of content to disclose all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interests. A financial relationship in any amount is considered a potential conflict of interest, is peer-reviewed and resolved according to ASGE’s Educational Conflict of Interest policy and procedure prior to the start of this program.

ASGE Outcome-Based Education Level:

Endoscopy 2020: ASGE Virtual Postgraduate Course is designed to meet ASGE’s Level 2 on an anticipated outcome-based education (OBE) scale.  ASGE’s OBE level designation is an educational indicator on what is anticipated for participants to gain from this program’s instruction and objectives.

HIPAA Accountability

ASGE makes every effort to not include individually identifiable health information in this educational activity. To protect patient privacy, faculty are requested to de-identify patient related material in accordance with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).

Educational Attributes

This ASGE educational program addresses the following desirable physician attributes that align with ACGME/ABMS Competencies, Institute of Medicine Competencies and/or Interprofessional Education Collaborative Competencies: a) Medical Knowledge; b) Practice-Based Learning and Improvement; c) Provide Patient-Centered Care; and d) Employ Evidence-Based Practice.

ASGE’s Commitment to Our Learners

ASGE’s continuing medical education program consists of a diversified educational portfolio. Each educational activity serves to maintain, develop, or increase our learner’s knowledge, skill, and professional performance. It is our intention that you will be able to transfer this learning to the provision of services for your patients, the public and the endoscopy profession. Content developed for this educational activity is based upon a body of knowledge and skills generally recognized and accepted by the GI profession and ASGE’s standards of practice, the basic medical sciences, the discipline of clinical medicine, and the provision of health care to the public.

Registration Fees

ASGEMember (M)

$395

ASGE Nonmember (NM)

$525

ASGE Member Trainee (MT)

$45

ASGE Nonmember Trainee (NMT)


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