October 18, 2018


7:30 AM Registration, Breakfast
8:00 AM Welcome and Introductions
8:10-8:30 AM: Keynote Address: The Ever-Expanding Role of the Endoscope – Kevin El-Hayek, M.D.

Session 1: Endoscopic Tools and Techniques
8:30-9:00 AM Monitoring and Maintaining Endoscopic Quality Utilizing Teamwork  – David Carr-Locke, M.D.
9:00-9:30 AM Anesthesia and Monitoring for Endoscopic Procedures – David Kramer, M.D.

9:30-10:00 Coffee Break/Visit Exhibitors

Session 2: Endoscopic Interventions of the GI tract
10:00-10:20 AM Endoscopic Enteral Access – Peter Muscarella, M.D.
10:20-10:40 AM Endoscopic Management of Gastrointestinal Complications (bleeding/leaks/strictures)   – David Carr-Locke, M.D.
10:40-11:00 AM Endoscopic Bariatrics – Reem Sharaiha, M.D.

Section 3: Surgical Endoscopy
11:00-11:20 AM Advances in ERCP and EUS – Sammy Ho, M.D.
11:20-11:40 AM Endoscopic Intramural Surgery (POEM) – Diego Camacho, M.D.
11:40-12:00 Modern Therapies for GERD, – Scott Melvin, M.D.
12:00-12:20 PM Future Directions in Surgical Endoscopy, – Feza Remzi, M.D.

12:20-2:00 PM Lunch (on your own)

Session 4 Hands-On Skills Lab
Located at SAIL

2:00-4:30 PM
Endoscopic management of bleeding
Endoscopic Ablation
Endoscopic biopsy and mucosal resection
Endoscopic Suturing
Endoscopic tunneling
Endoscopic closure of fistula
Endoscopic stent placement