The 1st SUNY Live Endoscopy Course 2012 will consist of didactic lectures and live case demonstrations conducted by faculty with noted expertise in Advanced Therapeutic Endoscopy and broadcast from SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Stony Brook University Medical Center, and Winthrop-University Hospital. The purpose of this course is to provide a critical review of the role of Advanced Therapeutic Endoscopy in gastroenterology, surgery and oncology.
This course will provide a thorough update of the most recent advances in endoscopic technology and equipment, and a step-by-step guide to performing procedures. Dr. Priya A. Jamidar will present the keynote lecture “Update on Diagnosis and Treatment of Sphincter of Oddi Dysfunction.” Additional lectures will be provided by course faculty.
This course is designed for practicing gastroenterologists, GI fellows, surgeons, GI nurses and associates.
Upon completion of this course, the attendee should be able to:
· Understand the role of endoscopy (EUS, ERCP) in the diagnosis and/or treatment of pancreaticobiliary disease;
· Recognize new approaches to manage pancreatic and biliary disorders;
· Recognize the novel endoscopic treatments in the GI tract, and appreciate their relative roles in the context of other therapies;
The State University of New York (SUNY) Downstate Medical Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
CREDIT DESIGNATION STATEMENT
SUNY Downstate Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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When & Where
SUNY Downstate Medical Center
Office of Continuing Medical Education
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