Course Program Registration

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 8/16/2018 07:30AM EDT
Ends:
Friday 8/17/2018 01:00PM EDT

Registration Closed

Registration for this course has ended.
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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
Associate Professor of Surgery
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Cleveland, Ohio

WE REGRET TO INFORM YOU THAT THIS COURSE HAS BEEN CANCELLED. REGISTRANTS WILL BE REFUNDED IN FULL.

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

Guest Faculty

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

Jeffrey L. Ponsky, MD, MBA, FACS
Lynda and Marlin Younker Chair in Developmental Endoscopy
Professor of Surgery
Cleveland Clinic
Lerner College of Medicine
Case Western Reserve University

Stacy A. Brethauer, MD
Immediate past-president ASMBS
Program Director, Bariatric Surgery Fellowship
Vice Chair of Surgical Operations
Cleveland Clinic Director
Fairview Hospital Bariatric Surgery Medical Director, Supply Chain Management
Associate Professor of Surgery
Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine
Cleveland, Ohio

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 Professorship in Surgical Education

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

Tomasz Rogula, MD, PhD
Bariatric Surgery/General Surgery
Director, Gastrointestinal Metabolic Surgery Center
Co-Director, Bariatric Surgery Program
University Hosptials Geauga Medical Center
Associate Professor
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

Zachary Smith, DO
University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center
Department of Medicine-Gastroenterology

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, August 16, 2018
Case Western Reserve University
The Iris S. & Bert L. Wolstein Research Building Auditorium
2103 Cornell Road
Cleveland, OH, 44106

07:30 AM: Breakfast

08:00 AM: Introduction

Basic Endoscopy

08:15 AM: Preoperative endoscopic evaluation: Yes or no and why? - Mujjahid Abbas, MD

08:45 AM: Intraoperative endoscopy, leak test and other benefits - Stacy Brethauer, MD

09:30 AM: Panel discussion: Preoperative and intraoperative endoscopy - All Faculty

10:15 AM: Morning Break

Use of Endoscopy After Bariatric Surgery

10:30 AM: Recognizing Anatomy after bariatric surgery - Zachary Smith, DO

10:45 AM: Management of early and late leaks/fistulas after sleeve - Jeffrey Marks, MD, FACS, FASGE

11:00 AM: Management of early and late leaks/fistulas after bypass - Stacy Brethauer, MD

11:15 AM: Endoscopic options for weight regain after bariatric surgery - Zachary Smith, DO

11:30 AM: Bleeding and strictures after bariatric surgery - Mujjahid Abbas, MD

11:45 AM: Managing band erosion and bleeding in bariatric surgery - Jeffrey Marks, MD, MD FACS FASGE

12:00 AM: Panel discussion: All Faculty

12:30 PM: Lunch

Reflux After Bariatric Surgery

01:00 PM: An international perspective on bariatric endoscopy: IBC and beyond - Tomasz Rogula, MD, FACS

01:20 PM: Causes and evaluation of reflux after bariatric surgery: Endoscopy, manometry, pH, esophagram - Leena Khaitan, MD, MPH, FACS

01:45 PM: Endoscopic management of reflux after bariatric surgery: Stretta, Muse, LINX, Endostim - Jeffrey Marks, MD, MD FACS FASGE

Endoscopic Weight Management Techniques

02:15 PM: Implantable space filling endoscopic weight loss techniques: Orbera, Reshape, Obalon, new options, (Duodenal shuttle, Spatz, Elipse) - Zachary Smith, DO

02:30 PM: Endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty - Stacy Brethauer, MD

02:45 PM: Endoscopic malabsorptive weight & diabetes mgmt. techniques/Aspire: a role in weight loss? (sleeves, ablation, aspiration therapy, magnamosis) - Stacy Brethauer, MD

03:00 PM: Credentialing, training and reimbursement for these procedures - Stacy Brethauer, MD

03:15 PM: Afternoon Break

03:20 PM: Panel Discussion - All Faculty

05:00 PM: Adjourn

Day 2 - Hands-On Lab

Friday, August 17, 2018
Case Western Reserve University
Biomedical Research Building
Animate Skills Core Lab
2109 Adelbert Road
Cleveland, OH, 44106

07:30 AM: Breakfast

07:45 AM: Why should bariatric surgeons know endoscopy, history and basic techniques? - Jeff Ponsky, MD, MD, MBA, FACS

08:00 AM: Hands-on lab: Multiple endoscopy stations (Lab session is 4 CME Credits)

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 7.25 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 July 27, 2018. All registrations canceled after July 27, 2018, are non-refundable.