4th Global Gastroenterology & Artificial Intelligence Summit

August 20, 2022, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM PDT

Course Director(s):

Prateek Sharma, MD, FASGE
Michael Wallace, MD, MPH, FASGE

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San Francisco, CA & Virtual  

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This one-day program brings together leaders in gastrointestinal endoscopy, industry and technology to investigate state-of-the-art concepts and advancements in the field of AI and GI.

Join us in San Francisco to learn the latest and to network.

Prateek Sharma, MD, FASGE

University of Kansas School of Medicine

Kansas City, Kansas


Michael Wallace, MD, MPH, FASGE

Chief, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology


Sheikh Shakhbout Medical City, Abu Dhabi, UAE

ASGE’s 4th Global Gastroenterology and Artificial Intelligence Summit will be held at the Palace Hotel, which is a Luxury Collection Hotel that is located at 2 Montgomery Street in downtown San Francisco. Nearby attractions include Union Station, the Coit Tower, Alcatraz Island, the Golden Gate Bridge, Chinatown, SoMa, and the Embarcadero.

Participants are encouraged to reserve a room as soon as possible, although they may want to wait to make their airline reservations until they receive their meeting registration confirmation from ASGE.

Please use the Book your group rate for American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy AI Summit link to reserve your room online. You can also make a room reservation by calling 888.627.7196 (toll free).


In-person: $250 ASGE members / $350 non-members
Virtual: $150 ASGE members / $250 non-members


The deadline to request a refund for this course has passed. Attendee substitutions are permitted with ASGE's authorization. ASGE has the right to cancel a program at its discretion at any time.


Industry, practices or other representatives that are interested in promoting a product or service during this program or submitting a symposia request should contact Glen Hildebrandt at 630.570.5653 or ghildebrandt@asge.org.


ASGE requires all individuals who are in a position to control the content of an educational activity to disclose all relevant financial relationships with any ineligible company, which ACCME defines an ineligible company as those whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing health products used by or on patients. Disclosures are made in written form prior to the start of the educational activity and any potential conflicts of interest that exist are mitigated prior to the start of the activity through the ASGE Conflict of Interest Resolution Policy Process. All relevant financial disclosures are made available and communicated to the learner prior to the start of the activity.


August 20, 2022

8:00 AM - 8:15 AM

Opening Remarks

Course Directors: Prateek Sharma, MD, FASGE & Michael B. WallaceMD, MPH, FASGE

SESSION 1: Practical Applications of AI in the Endo Lab

Moderators: Amrita Sethi, MD, MASGE, Michael Wallace, MD, MPH, FASGE & Tyler Berzin, MD, FASGE

8:15 AM - 8:30 AM

Recent Advances in AI for Esophageal & Gastric Neoplasia

Irving Waxman, MD, FASGE
8:30 AM - 8:45 AM

AI Solutions in Pancreas, Esophageal Motility & Capsule Endoscopy

Rajesh Keswani, MD
8:45 AM - 9:00 AM

Advances in AI to Improve Endoscopic Efficiency (Report Generation, Bowel Prep & Coding)

Shyam Thakkar, MD
9:00 AM - 9:15 AM

Panel Discussion

Irving Waxman, MD, Rajesh Keswani, MD, Shyam Thakkar, MD & Nicholas Petrick, PhD
9:15 AM - 9:40 AM

Health Care and AI: State of the Art

Scott Penberthy, PhD
9:40 AM - 10:00 AM

Break & Exhibits

SESSION 2: From Augmented Diagnosis to Auto-Documentation

 Moderators: Seth Gross, MD, FASGE, Nayantara Coelho-Prabhu, MD, FASGE & Helmut Messmann, MD, FASGE
10:00 AM - 10:15 AM

CADx Allows for Resect & Discard or Diagnose & Leave Behind

Cadman Leggett, MD

10:15 AM - 10:30 AM

Introducing AI in GI Fellowship Education

Rajesh Keswani, MD

10:30 AM - 10:45 AM

Learning from Other Disciplines – How Far Behind is GI?

Charles Kahn, Jr., MD, MS 

10:45 AM - 11:00 AM

Panel Discussion

 Cadman Leggett, MD, Rajesh Keswani, MD, Charles Kahn, Jr., MD, MS & Irving Waxman, MD
11:00 AM - 11:15 AM

Break & Exhibits

SESSION 3: Clinical Integration of AI in GI and Endoscopy

Moderators: Evelien Dekker, MD, PhD, Pradeep Bhandari, MD & Irving Waxman, MD, FASGE
11:15 AM - 11:30 AM

Institutional Setup: Implementing CADe and CADx Colonoscopy into Your Endoscopy Unit

Shyam Thakkar, MD
11:30 AM - 11:45 AM

The Big Question: Who Will Pay for AI?

Charles Kahn, Jr., MD, MS
11:45 AM - 12:00 PM

Clinicians Trust in AI – Why is it Important, Factors Impacting it, and Solutions

Sravanthi Parasa, MD
12:00 PM - 12:15 PM

Panel Discussion

Shyam Thakkar, MD, Charles Kahn, Jr., MD, MS, Sravanthi Parasa, MD & Michael Abramoff, MD
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM

Networking Lunch/Optional Symposia

SESSION 4: Ethics, Fairness & Regulatory Affairs in AI

Moderators: Sravanthi Parasa, MD & Cesare Hassan, MD

1:15 PM - 1:30 PM

Ethical Considerations

Michael Abramoff, MD
1:30 PM - 1:45 PM

Regulations for Platform-based “Suites” of AI Technology

Nicholas Petrick, PhD

1:45 PM - 2:00 PM

Leveraging Big Data & AI to Personalize Care

Michael Abramoff, MD

2:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Panel Discussion

Michael Abramoff, MD, Nicholas Petrick, PhD, Nayantara Coelho-Prabhu, MD, FASGE & Shyam Thakkar, MD
2:15 PM - 3:00 PM

AI, Research & New Product Pipeline: Networking Session

Moderators: Cadman Leggett, MD & Nayantara Coelho-Prabhu, MD, FASGE

3:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Break and Exhibits

3:15 PM - 4:00 PM

SESSION 5: Roundtable on Enhancing AI Education & Training – A Collaboration between Academia & Industry

Moderators: Prateek Sharma, MD, FASGE & Rajesh Keswani, MD
Panelists: Michael Abramoff, MD & Charles Kahn, Jr., MD, MS
4:00 PM - 4:00 PM


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