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1st Annual Update on Treatment Decisions for Gastrointestinal Diseases: Surgical and Medical Approaches
InterContinental Hotel and Bank of America Conference Center
9801 Carnegie Ave
Cleveland, Ohio
1st Annual Update on Treatment Decisions for Gastrointestinal Diseases: Surgical and Medical Approaches

Schedule of Presentations:

Thursday, November 19, 2009
07:00:00 Registration, Continental Breakfast, Exhibits
08:00:00 Welcome Bret A. Lashner
08:00:00 Session I: Colorectal Neoplasia: Essential Tips for Your Practice Carol A. Burke
08:05:00 Update on National Guidelines for Screening and Surveillance Carol A. Burke
08:20:00 The Approach to Genetic Testing in Your Patients Brandie Leach
08:35:00 What You Should Know About Serrated Polyps and Why They Should Concern You Matthew F. Kalady
08:50:00 Minimally Invasive Surgery for Colorectal Cancer Daniel P. Geisler
09:00:00 Nurses Program James Collins
09:00:00 Biliary Espionage Utilizing Spy Glass | Nurses Program Mansour A. Parsi
09:05:00 Colorectal Polyps: The Large and the Small, the Few and the Many David G. Jagelman Lecture John R.T. Monson
09:30:00 Case Presentations / Panel Discussion
10:00:00 Biologic Therapy in IBD Patients | Nurses Program Marek Brzezinski
10:00:00 Refreshments & Exhibits
10:30:00 Esophageal Physiology Testing: What Test in What Patient | 1 Steven S. Shay
10:30:00 Option 1 Session II: Optional Programs - Swallowing Center Breakout Session Steven S. Shay
10:30:00 Option 2 Session II: Optional Programs - Surgery Breakout Session David W. Dietz, Luca Stocchi, R. Matthew Walsh
10:45:00 Eosinophilic Esophagitis | 1 Francisco J. Marrero
10:50:00 Hot Topics: ( 1 to 6 ) | 2
11:00:00 Small Bowel Transplantation | Nurses Program Cristiano Quintini
11:00:00 Debate: Intraepithelial Neoplasia in Barrett’s Esophagus: Toast, Freeze, or Cut | 1 Gary W. Falk, Thomas W. Rice
11:10:00 1 Evidence-Based Approach to Surgery for Diverticulitis David W. Dietz
11:15:00 2 Clostridium Difficile Colitis: When is Colectomy Indicated? Jon D. Vogel
11:30:00 Panel Discussion | 1
11:30:00 3 The Progressive Pile: New Treatments for a Very Old Problem Massarat Zutshi
11:35:00 4 Single-Port Cholecystectomy Matthew D. Kroh
11:40:00 6 Laparoscopic Distal Pancreatectomy R. Matthew Walsh
11:40:00 5 Endoscopic Mucosal Resection Bipan Chand
12:00:00 Lunch
12:00:00 Lunch Break | Nurses Program
12:05:00 Inflammatory Bowel Disease
12:10:00 Session III: Treating Complex Fistulas in Crohn’s Disease Luca Stocchi
13:30:00 The Risks and Benefits of Biologic Therapy George Rankin Lecture Corey A. Siegel
13:30:00 Colon Cancer Update: What’s New With Detection and Prevention | Nurses Program Carol A. Burke
14:00:00 Treating Rectovaginal Fistulas Rupert Turnbull Lecture Tracy L. Hull
14:15:00 Esophageal Therapies: What’s the Difference Between APC, BARRYX, Cryotherapy, and EMR | Nurses Program Gary W. Falk
14:30:00 Immunosuppressive and Alternative Therapies for Treating Fistulas Aaron Brzezinkski
14:45:00 Plugs, Glue, and Newer Treatments for Perianal Fistulas Massarat Zutshi
15:00:00 Case Presentations / Panel Discussion
15:30:00 Refreshments & Exhibits
16:00:00 Session IV: Treating Patients with Severely Active Ulcerative Colitis Bret A. Lashner
16:05:00 Evaluation and Medical Therapy for Severely Active Disease Ahmed Kandiel
16:20:00 Surgical Decision Making for Severely Active Ulcerative Colitis P. Ravi Kiran
16:40:00 Complications of the Ileal Pouch Feza H. Remzi
17:00:00 Case Presentations / Panel Discussion
17:30:00 Reception
Friday, November 20, 2009
07:00:00 Session V: Endoscopy and Pancreatic Disease John J. Vargo
07:00:00 Welcome Bret A. Lashner
07:00:00 Registration, Continental Breakfast, Exhibits
08:05:00 Medical and Endoscopic Therapy Mansour A. Parsi
08:20:00 Surgical Therapy Michael K Johnson
08:35:00 Panel Discussion
08:35:00 Session VI: Point/Counterpoint John J. Vargo
08:55:00 Medical Therapy Tyler K. Stevens
09:10:00 Surgical Therapy R. Matthew Walsh
09:25:00 Panel Discussion
09:40:00 Refreshments & Exhibits
10:00:00 Autoimmune Pancreatitis: State of the Art Mark Blue Memorial Lecture Suresh T Chari
10:40:00 Assessing Outcomes of Colonoscopy Madhusudhan R. Sanaka
11:00:00 Endoscopy Video Quiz John Dumot
12:00:00 Lunch
13:25:00 Session VII: Hepatic Neoplasms Nizar N. Zein
13:30:00 Prevention of Primary Liver Neoplasms Nizar N. Zein
13:50:00 Surveillance of Patients with Viral Hepatitis and Referral for Transplant for HCC David S. Barnes
14:10:00 Benign Liver Neoplasms: Diagnosis and Management David P. Vogt
14:30:00 Resectional Approaches to Primary and Secondary Liver Neoplasms: State of the Art Charles Brown Lecture Roger L. Jenkins
15:15:00 Break & Exhibits
15:45:00 Robotic/Laparoscopic Liver Resection Sricharan Chalikonda
16:05:00 Multi-Disciplinary Approach to HCC Treatment Federico N. Aucejo
16:25:00 Case Presentations / Panel Discussion
17:00:00 Adjourn
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