Practice of Endoscopy in 2014: Integration of Science, Art and Technology
Monday, May 5, 2014, 7 a.m.–5:45 p.m.
The ASGE Annual Postgraduate Course will feature:
- Didactic, interactive and video-based discussions from internationally renowned experts on the approach to common clinical challenges and controversies related to gastrointestinal endoscopy.
- A variety of gastrointestinal conditions will be discussed, including Barrett’s esophagus, luminal neoplasia, gastrointestinal bleeding, colon polyps, pancreaticobiliary diseases and endoscopic complications.
- New for 2014: Real-time demonstrations of techniques on in vivo pig models, transmitted from the ASGE Institute for Training and Technology (IT&T).
- Earn up to 8.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.
- Registration fee includes syllabus, continental breakfast, lunch and beverages.
For complete details about the agenda, please refer to the course brochure, or visit the ASGE website at www.asge.org/ddw.
Registration Fees (per session)
|ASGE Physician Member||$450|
|ASGE Member Trainee||$250|
|ASGE Nurse Member
Saturday, May 3, Sunday, May 4, and Tuesday, May 6, 2014
Registration Fees (per session)
|ASGE Member Trainee||$225|
These two-and-a-half hour sessions provide an opportunity for participants to interact with expert faculty as they demonstrate techniques in the following areas:
|Saturday, May 3|
|11 a.m.–1:30 p.m.||Hemorrhoid Therapies (HW1)|
|3–5:30 p.m.||EMR/ESD (HW2)|
|Sunday, May 4|
|7:30–10 a.m.||Suturing, Closures and Managing Procedural Adverse Events (HW3)|
|11:30 a.m.–2 p.m.||Luminal Stenting and Ablation (HW4)|
|3:30–6 p.m.||Barrett’s Ablation (HW5)|
|Tuesday, May 6|
|7:30–10 a.m.||ECRP (HW6)|
Tuesday, May 6, 2014, Noon–2 p.m.
This two-hour, case-based session is intended to assist current practitioners in advancing their skills in capsule endoscopy.
|ASGE Trainee Member||$225|
ASGE/AGA Presidential Plenary Session
Sunday, May 4, 2014, 1:30–5 p.m.
ASGE and AGA will present the most novel and innovative research in gastroenterology and GI endoscopy at this collaborative session.
ASGE Clinical Symposia and Special Sessions
Saturday, May 3, 2014
|8–9:30 a.m.||Clinical Symposium: Glue Therapy in the United States: Will It Stick?|
|10–11:30 a.m.||Clinical Symposium: Managing Fistulas and Perforations|
|10–11:30 a.m.||Special Session: International Symposia (KSGE)|
|4–5:30 p.m.||Clinical Symposium: Developing a Career in Endoscopy in an Academic Center|
Sunday, May 4, 2014
|8–9:30 a.m.||Clinical Symposium: Challenges in ERCP|
|8–9:30 a.m.||Clinical Symposia: Sedation in Endoscopy: Improving Outcomes, Reducing Costs|
|10–11:30 a.m.||Clinical Symposia: Colonoscopy: Proving Our Value|
|10–11:30 a.m.||Clinical Symposia: Small Bowel Struggles|
|10–11:30 a.m.||Special Session: International Symposia (JGES)|
Monday, May 5, 2014
|8–9:30 a.m.||Clinical Symposia: Management of the Difficult Biliary Stricture|
|10–11:30 a.m.||Special Session: International Symposia (CSGE)|
|2–3:30 p.m.||Clinical Symposia: Optimizing Endoscopic Outcomes in Barrett's Esophagus|
Tuesday, May 6, 2014
|8–9:30 a.m.||Clinical Symposium: Keeping Up With Changes in HCV Therapy|
|8–9:30 a.m.||Clinical Symposium: Recurrent Liver Disease Following Liver Transplantation|
|8–9:30 a.m.||Special Session: International Symposia (ISG)|
|10–11:30 a.m.||Clinical Symposia: Pursuing Perfection in Polypectomy Performance|
|4–5:30 p.m.||Clinical Symposia|
ASGE Endoscopic Video Forum
Tuesday, May 6, 2014, 8 a.m.–noon
The ASGE Endoscopic Video Forum features peer-reviewed videos demonstrating the most innovative endoscopic techniques and unusual cases from around the world.
ASGE World Cup of Endoscopy
Tuesday, May 6, 2014, 1–3 p.m.
ASGE’s fourth annual World Cup of Endoscopy will feature leading videos representing different countries. All selected videos will be presented and scored by a panel of international judges live at DDW!
ASGE Fellows Networking Session
Saturday, May 3, 2014, 5–6 p.m.
This session offers trainees an opportunity to network with ASGE leaders and discuss topics specifically of interest to trainees. Register online for this event at www.asge.org/fellowssession.
ASGE Learning Center
Saturday, May 3–Monday, May 5, 2014, 8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Tuesday, May 6, 2014, 8 a.m.–4 p.m.
The ASGE Learning Center provides DDW attendees with the opportunity to view complete educational endoscopic videos and earn CME for free, as well as attend hands-on endoscopic demonstrations. This year, the ASGE Store, which will feature a full selection of ASGE products and logo merchandise, will be located in the ASGE Learning Center.