ERCP Boot Camp for the GI Team

Dates: November 22, 2019

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ERCP is one of the highest risk procedures in endoscopy and there is always more to learn to refine technique and provide the best and safest care to your patients.  Performing ERCP requires efficient communication and coordination with multiple team members.  This course is designed to address the challenges teams face and provide you with hands-on strategies to achieve optimal outcomes.  It is suggested that multiple members of the ERCP team attend the course together to enhance the value of the learning experience.

THREE WAYS TO PARTICIPATE:
  1. In-Person with didactic and hands-on. Click here to register
  2. Live Stream, didactic only. Click here to register
  3. On-Demand - Click here to purchase recorded event
    Note: On-Demand course will be available approximately 2 weeks after the live event.

Early bird Registration Ends October 10, 2019

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

Practicing gastrointestinal endoscopists and nurses, as well as other members of the healthcare team who are interested in ERCP techniques and technologies.

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2018 Course Participants
  • 100% rated the overall quality of the course as excellent
  • 96% would recommend this course to a colleague

  • 95% indicated the course would positively impact their practice


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Participant Reflection on Learning

Specify areas of change you plan to implement because of participating in this live activity:

  • Using a more overall understanding of what and why I’m doing the things I’m doing and approaches to technique

  • Implementing skills and tips offered by the experts in cannulation and positioning

  • Carefully selecting of patients for ERCP

  • Making sure there is an indication for ERCP and thoroughly cover risks/benefits for informed consent

  • Planning ahead with the GI team to know what tools to have ready. Also doing a thorough inventory of supplies and sizing in order to better assist

OVERVIEW
A strong physician-nurse team is essential to optimize patient care. This course offers a unique environment that emphasizes team dynamics. There is a focus on the distinct technical roles of physicians and assistants (RN or GI technician), who must work hand-in-hand to achieve the highest success for ERCP procedures. Pancreaticobiliary endoscopy teams of physicians, nurses, technologists, and associates are encouraged to attend the course together.


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WHY YOU SHOULD PARTICIPATE

This course features experts in ERCP who will lead time through hands-on training and interactive didactic sessions to achieve optimal outcomes.

Didactic presentations will include—

  • Established approaches and new techniques related to ERCP practice
  • Case-based approaches that incorporate video and images
  • Q&A sessions to allow ample time for attendee-faculty interaction
  • A special section dedicated to assistants, including nurses and GI technicians

Hands-on demonstrations are led by physician and nurse faculty on proper use of technologies and techniques as they relate to physicians, nurses and assistants, with an emphasis on teamwork, as success requires not only individual proficiency, but also deliberate and calm communication between physician and assistant, as well as valuable pointers to optimize technique and team interaction. Hands-on sessions include:

  • Cannulation
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Stones
  • Stents: plastic and metal
  • Stricture assessment: tissue sampling, wire manipulation, cholangioscopy

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WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

Upon completion of this educational activity, participants will be able to:
  • Describe proper indications for ERCP and use of new ERCP-related technologies and techniques
  • Demonstrate basic ERCP teamwork skills
  • Utilize appropriate endoscopic therapy utilizing the latest ERCP treatment paradigms, technologies, and procedural techniques
  • Apply coordinated team approaches to clinical and technical problem solving related to ERCP
  • Describe how to avoid, minimize, and/or manage ERCP-related adverse events
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COURSE DIRECTORS AND FACULTY
Course Directors

Nitin Kumar

 

Vinay Chandrasekhara, MD
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN






Cyrus Piraka MD

 

Cyrus R. Piraka, MD, FASGE
Henry Ford Health System
Detroit, MI






Invited Faculty

Christopher J. DiMaio, MD, FASGE
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
New York, NY

W. Brian Hill, LPN
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN

Rajesh N. Keswani, MD

Northwestern Medical Faculty Foundation
Chicago, IL

Michael L. Kochman, MD, FASGE

University of Pennsylvania Health System
Philadelphia, PA

Shivangi Kothari, MD, FASGE
University of Rochester Medical Center
Rochester, NY

John A. Martin, MD, FASGE
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN

Daniel K. Mullady, MD, FASGE
Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, MO

Patrick Okolo, MD, FASGE
Lenox Hill Hospital
New York, NY

Uzma D. Siddiqui, MD, FASGE
The University of Chicago
Chicago, IL

Sumit Singla, MD
Henry Ford Health System
Detroit, MI

Megan Wharff, BSN, RN, CGRN
Henry Ford Health System
Detroit, MI

Julie Yang, MD, FASGE
Montefiore Medical Center
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Bronx, NY
AGENDA

Agenda — Subject to Change

   

Friday, November 22, 2019

   
3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
 
   
Registration and Exhibits
Meet and Greet Reception


4:00 – 4:45 pm   Welcome and Course Overview

Vinay Chandrasekhara, MD
Cyrus R. Piraka, MD, FASGE


4:15 – 5:15 pm    Basics of ERCP: Setting Up the Room, Anatomy, and Wires

Megan Wharff, BSN, RN, CGRN

5:15 – 5:30 pm    Duodenoscope Pre-Cleaning

W. Brian Hill, LPN

5:30 – 6:00 pm    Duodenoscope Reprocessing

Michael L. Kochman, MD, FASGE

6:00 – 6:30 pm  

Introduction to ERCP: Indications, Patient Selection and Quality
John A. Martin, MD, FASGE

6:30 – 6:45 pm
     
  Questions and Answers


Saturday, November 23, 2019 

   
Attendees will be split into two groups to cover all content below with morning and afternoon sessions for both didactic and hands-on program during the timeslots of 8:00 – 11:30 am and 12:30 – 4:30 pm 

 
7:00 – 8:00 am
  Continental Breakfast and Exhibits

8:00 – 8:45 am    

Adverse Events: Management and Minimization
Uzma D. Siddiqui, MD, FASGE

8:45 – 9:30 am    

Cannulation and Sphincterotomy Techniques
Daniel K. Mullady, MD, FASGE

9:30 – 10:00 am     Break and Exhibits


10:00 – 10:45 am    

Difficult Stones
Sumit Singla, MD

10:45 – 11:30 am    

Strictures and Stents
Julie Yang, MD, FASGE

11:30 am – 12:30 pm   Lunch and Exhibits

12:30 pm – 4:30 pm  

Hands-on Sessions:

  • Cannulation
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Stones
  • Stents: plastic and metal
  • Stricture assessment: tissue sampling, wire manipulation, cholangioscopy
4:30 pm    

Course Adjourns


REGISTRATION and HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS

Register Now


THREE WAYS TO PARTICIPATE:
  1. In-Person with didactic and hands-on. Click here to register
  2. Live Stream, didactic only. Click here to register
  3. On-Demand - Click here to purchase recorded event
    Note: On-Demand course will be available approximately 2 weeks after the live event.
In-person and Live Stream participants will receive access to the course recordings of the presentations after the course.

Practitioners may register individually for this course. However, with a focus on team-based healthcare delivery, it is recommended that multiple members of the healthcare team attend the course together to maximize the experience.


Early bird Registration Ends October 10, 2019

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CANCELLATION POLICY
Request for refunds must be requested in writing, no later than two weeks prior to the course.  Refunds are subject to an administrative fee of $100.  Attendee substitutions are permitted with ASGE authorization.  ASGE has the right to cancel a program at any time at its discretion.

Hotel Accommodations

It is recommended that you make your hotel reservations as soon as possible. However, you may want to wait to make your airline reservations until you have received confirmation of registration from ASGE.
Chicago Marriott Suites
1500 Opus Place
Downers Grove, IL 60515
Marriott Reservations:
Toll Free: 800-228-9290 or Tel: 630-852-1500

ASGE has arranged a room block for this course at $119 per night plus applicable tax. This discount is valid only if the reservation is made before October 31, 2019. Please contact the hotel directly to make hotel reservations. Please mention the name of the ASGE course “ERCP Bootcamp” when making your reservation.

CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION (CME)

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 9.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

All non-physician participants will receive a certificate of participation specifying hours of education accredited AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. 

asge-foundationEducational programming through the ASGE Institute for Training and Technology is supported, in part, by the ASGE Foundation.  To donate, visit www.asge.org


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Industry representatives interested in attending this course must contact Vanita Jordan Moore, Senior Manager, Sales and Business Development (Ph: 630.570.5625; Email: vmoore@asge.org) or Linda kay Tyler, Senior Director, Sales and Business Development (Ph:630-570-5601; Email: ltyler@asge.org). In compliance with ACCME guidelines, industry representatives may not participate in hands-on training or ask questions during a CME course.

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