This two-day conference offers a review on the advances and emerging technologies related to a variety of gastrointestinal conditions including esophageal problems, bariatric complications, biliary and pancreas conditions, digestive oncology. Additionally, recent advances in therapeutic endoscopic approaches to obesity, cutting edge, evidence-based case presentations, the use of robotics in colon cancer surgery and novel therapies in liver disease will be covered.
The course will bring together local, national and internationally renowned faculty to update clinicians’ level of knowledge, competence, performance and improved patient outcomes applicable to the diagnosis and management of a variety of gastrointestinal disorders. A variety of didactic presentations supplemented by panel discussions, case presentations and Q&A sessions will provide the opportunity to interact with faculty and key opinion leaders.
New Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Techniques for Obesity featuring Dr. Fogel’s weight loss procedure which shrinks stomach size without surgery
Solving Esophageal Problems
Endoscopic Bariatric Surgery
Case Presentations and Review
Biliary and Pancreas
Major Advances in Digestive Oncology
Advances in Liver Disease
This course is directed primarily to gastroenterologists, digestive oncologists, hepatologists and endoscopists with advanced technical skills. It will also be of interest to internists, alimentary tract surgeons, nurses and allied healthcare professionals who become involved as team members providing care to patients presenting with diagnostic and management challenges in gastroenterology.