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Endoscopic Techniques in Bariatric Surgery

A two day course with Hands-On Lab

Case Western Reserve University
10900 Euclid Ave Cleveland Ohio 44106 United States of America
Begins:
Thursday 1/17/2019 07:30AM EST
Ends:
Friday 1/18/2019 01:00PM EST

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Ticket Types Price Qty
Early Registration until 01/04/2019 $625.00 USD
Fellows Registration $375.00 USD

Leena Khaitan, MD

Leena Khaitan, MD, MPH, FACS,
Director, Nutritional Health and Bariatric Surgery Center
Director, Esophageal and Swallowing Center
University Hospitals Digestive Health Institute
Professor of Surgery
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Cleveland, Ohio

Please join Dr. Leena Khaitan and the following esteemed faculty:

Guest Faculty

Scott A. Shikora, MD, FACS
Professor of Surgery
Harvard Medical School
Director, Center for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
Brigham and Women's Hospital

Bipan Chand MD FACS, FASMBS, FASGE
Co-Director of Digestive Health
Director of Minimally Invasive Surgery and Bariatrics
Director of Surgical Endoscopy
Associate Professor of Surgery
Loyola University Medical Center
Stritch School of Medicine

Christopher DuCoin, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Fellowship Director
Clerkship Director
Director of Tulane Simulation Center
Chief, Minimally Invasive & Bariatric Surgery
Tulane Medical School Department of Surgery

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine Faculty

Jeffrey M. Marks, MD, FACS, FASGE
Professor of Surgery
Director, Surgical Endoscopy
Program Director
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center
Jeffrey L. Ponsky, M.D. Professorshipof Surgical Education

Mujjahid Abbas, MD
Bariatric Surgeon
University Hospitals Digestive Health Institute
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

COURSE DETAILS

This course is designed to be an overview of the use of endoscopy in all aspects of bariatric surgery. Endoscopy has been an essential component of bariatrics at this institution and through this course, attendees will learn that endoscopy is essential to a successful bariatric practice. Attendees will learn basic endoscopic techniques. Attendees will learn where and how endoscopy can be applied in the care of the bariatric patient. Attendees will learn where endoscopy can be used both diagnostically and therapeutically. The course is open to surgeons and gastroenterologists.

Day 1 - Didactic Sessions

Thursday, January 17, 2019
Courtyard by Marriott at University Circle
2021 Cornell Road
Cleveland, OH, 44106

07:30 AM: Breakfast

08:00 AM: Introduction

Basic Endoscopy

08:10 AM: Primer on upper endoscopy findings - Jeffrey Marks, MD

08:40 AM: Preoperative endoscopic evaluation: Yes or no and why? - Mujjahid Abbas, MD

09:00AM: Intraoperative endoscopy, leak test and other benefits - Christopher DuCoin, MD

09:20AM: Why is endoscopy important in bariatrics and how has endoscopy impacted my practice - Scott Shikora, MD

09:40 AM: Panel discussion: Preoperative and intraoperative endoscopy - All Faculty

10:00 AM: Morning Break

Use of Endoscopy After Bariatric Surgery

10:30 AM: Recognizing anatomy after bariatric surgery - Scott Shikora, MD

10:50 AM: Types of stents and uses in bariatric surgery - Jeffrey Marks, MD

11:00 AM: Clips and pigtails and endovac, Oh my - Christopher DuCoin, MD

11:20 AM: Early leaks/late leaks and big holes/small holes in bariatric surgery - Bipan Chand, MD

11:40 AM: Bleeding, fistulas and strictures after bariatric surgery - Mujjahid Abbas, MD

11:50 AM: Managing band erosion and foreign bodies in bariatric surgery - Jeffrey Marks, MD

12:10 AM: Endoscopic options for managing weight regain after bariatric surgery - Bipan Chand

12:30 AM: Panel discussion: All Faculty

01:00 PM: Lunch

01:45 PM: Factors causing reflux after bariatric surgery - Scott Shikora, MD

02:00 PM: Evaluation of reflux after bariatric surgery: Endoscopy, manometry, pH, esophagram - Leena Khaitan, MD

02:15 PM: Endoscopic Management of Reflux after bariatric surgery: Stretta, Muse, LINX, Endostim - Jeffrey Marks, MD

Endoscopic Weight Management Techniques

02:30 PM: Implantable space filling endoscopic weight loss techniques: Orbera, Reshape, Obalon, new options, (Duodenal shuttle, Spatz, Elipse) - Scott Shikora, MD

02:50 PM: Endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty/Aspiration therapy - Christopher DuCoin, MD

03:10 PM: Endoscopic liners/ablative techniques and magnets (sleeves, ablation, magnamosis) - Mujjahid Abbas, MD

03:30 PM: Credentialing, training and reimbursement for these procedures - Bipan Chand, MD

03:45 PM: Afternoon Break

04:00 PM: Case-based panel discussion - All Faculty

05:00 PM: Adjourn

Day 2 - Hands-On Lab

Friday, January 18, 2019
Case Western Reserve University
Biomedical Research Building
Animate Skills Core Lab
2109 Adelbert Road
Cleveland, OH, 44106

07:30 AM: Breakfast

08:00 AM: Hands-on lab: Multiple endoscopy stations

12:30 PM: Lunch

01:00 PM: Adjourn

Our Commitment

The commitment to exceptional patient care begins with revolutionary discovery. University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center is an affiliate of Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, a national leader in medical research and education and consistently ranked among the top research medical schools in the country by U.S. News & World Report.

Through their faculty appointments at the Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, physicians at University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center are advancing medical care through innovative research and discovery that bring the latest treatment options to patients.

Policy Disclosure

The policy of Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine CME Program requires that the Activity Director, planning committee members and all activity faculty (that is, anyone in a position to control the content of the education activity) disclose to the activity participants prior to the commencement of the activity. Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine also requires that faculty make clinical recommendations based on the best available scientific evidence and that faculty identify any discussion of "off-label" or investigational use of pharmaceutical products or medical devices.

Continuing Education

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 12.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. CME credit available for Day 1 only. Credits earned for this activity are eligible for Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Part 2 credit.

Acknowledgement

Educational grants from corporate sponsors in support of this course are gratefully acknowledged. Acceptance of funding in support of this program does not constitute endorsement of any product or manufacturer. A full listing of supporters will be provided in the course syllabus.

Registration Cancellation Policy

The Department of Surgery at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine will refund payment but deduct a $50.00 fee from registrations cancelled prior to January 11, 2019. All registrations canceled after January 11, 2019, are non-refundable.