ACG

Tools and Techniques: ACG's Hands-on Workshop Center

Sunday, October 19 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Monday, October 20 7:45 am – 9:30 am (fellows only) and 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
Tuesday, October 21 7:45 am – 9:30 am (fellows only) and 10:00 am – 4:30 pm

Location: Exhibit Hall
Course Co-Directors: David J. Hass, MD, FACG, and Douglas G. Adler, MD, FACG
 
See experts demonstrate the latest tools and techniques, and gain insight from the experts and tips you can incorporate into practice when you attend one of the hands-on sessions at the ACG 2014 Hands-on Workshop Center. Numerous hands-on sessions will be offered, many for GI fellows only. The Hands-on Workshop Center is free to all ACG 2014 attendees. Workshop Directors David A. Hass, MD, FACG, and Douglas G. Adler, MD, FACG, have created a team of well-known experts to lead each session. Sessions and faculty leaders include:
 

SESSIONS OPEN TO ALL ATTENDEES

Sunday, October 19

Hands-on Workshop Center opens at 3:45 pm

  • EMR/Polypectomy – Laith Jamil, MD
  • Foreign Body Removal – Lawrence J. Brandt, MD, MACG
  • Hemostasis – John R. Saltzman, MD, FACG
Monday, October 20

Hands-on Workshop Center opens at 10:15 am

  • ERCP – Douglas G. Adler, MD, FACG
  • EUS – Uzma D. Siddiqui, MD
  • Foreign Body Removal – David A. Greenwald, MD, FACG
  • Stenting – Michel Kahaleh, MD, FACG
  • Small Bowel Enteroscopy – Lauren B. Gerson, MD, FACG
  • Hemorrhoid Therapy – Harry A. Sarles, Jr., MD, FACG
Tuesday, October 21

Hands-on Workshop Center opens at 10:15 am

  • Hemorrhoid Therapy – David A. Johnson, MD, MACG
  • Mucosal Ablation – Virendra Joshi, MD
  • EMR/Polypectomy – Peter V. Draganov, MD, FACG
  • Capsule Endoscopy – David J. Hass, MD, FACG
  • ESD, Suturing & Closures – Stavros Stavropolous, MD
  • Stenting – Ali A. Siddiqui, MD
  • Small Bowel Enteroscopy – Carol E. Semrad, MD, FACG

GI FELLOWS ONLY SESSIONS

Sunday, October 19

Sessions from 7:45 am – 9:30 am

  • Endoscopy Potpourri – Hemostasis, Foreign Body Removal,
    EMR and ERCP – Christopher J. DiMaio, MD, FACG
Monday, October 20

Sessions from 7:45 am – 9:30 am

  • ERCP – Douglas G. Adler, MD, FACG
  • EUS – Gulshan Parasher, MD, FACG
  • Foreign Body Removal – Paul Feuerstadt, MD, FACG
  • Motility Disorders—Esophageal and Anorectal
    Satish S.C. Rao, MD, PhD, FACG and
    Felice Schnoll-Sussman, MD, FACG

Tuesday, October 21

Sessions from 7:45 am – 9:30 am

  • Hemorrhoid Therapy – Waqar A. Qureshi, MD, FACG
  • Mucosal Ablation – John C. Fang, MD
  • EMR/Polypectomy – Jeffrey L. Tokar, MD
  • Capsule Endoscopy – David J. Hass, MD, FACG
 
Pre-registration for the GI fellows sessions will take place in September. The College will email fellows inviting them to participate. Registration for all other sessions will take place on-site at ACG 2014.