Hands-on Endoscopy Workshops

Hands-on Endoscopy Workshop Directors: Vivek Kaul, MD, FACG, and Qiang Cai, MD, PhD, FACG

Learn from the experts when you attend one of the many hands-on workshop sessions offered at ACG 2018! Watch expert faculty demonstrate various endoscopic procedures, and try out the latest products available.

Workshop registration will take place onsite in Philadelphia, and tickets will be given out on a first-come-first-serve basis. The workshops will be held during Exhibit Hall hours, and detailed information regarding topics and session timing will be available soon.

Limited space available.

Hands-on Endoscopy Workshop Schedule
Date Time Register on
Sunday, October 7 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm TBD
Monday, October 8 (Fellows-in-Training Only) 7:45 am – 9:30 am TBD
Monday, October 8 10:00 am – 4:45 pm TBD
Tuesday, October 9 10:15 am – 4:30 pm TBD
Hands-on Endoscopy Sessions do not offer CME

Popular hands-on endoscopy sessions include:
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Hemostasis
  • Stenting
  • ERCP
  • EMR/Polypectomy
  • ESD with the Asian Experts
  • Hemorrhoid Therapy
  • Mucosal Ablation
  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Enteroscopy
  • EUS
  • Esophageal & Anorectal Motility Disorders

Twenty-two companies provided equipment support for the Hands-on Endoscopy Workshop Center in 2017:
  • Aries Pharmaceuticals
  • Boston Scientific
  • C2 Therapeutics
  • CapsoVision
  • CONMED Endoscopic Technologies
  • Cook Medical
  • CRH Medical Corporation
  • CSA Medical Inc.
  • EndoTherapeutics
  • ERBE USA, Inc.
  • FUJIFILM Medical Systems – US Endoscopy Division
  • GI Supply
  • Halyard Health
  • Medtronic
  • Merit Medical Endotek
  • Olympus America, Inc.
  • Ovesco Endoscopy USA, Inc.
  • PENTAX Medical
  • Redfield Corporation
  • Sandhill Scientific
  • Smart Medical Systems Ltd.
  • US Endoscopy Group