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


Sunday, October 18 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Monday, October 19 9:45 am – 4:00 pm, and fellows-only sessions from 7:00 am – 9:15 am
Tuesday, October 20 9:05 am – 4:00 pm
Location: Exhibit Hall
Course Co-Directors: Douglas G. Adler, MD, FACG, and Srinadh Komanduri, MD
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 2015 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 2015 attendees. Workshop Directors Douglas G. Adler, MD, FACG, and Srinadh Komanduri, MD, have created a team of well-known experts to lead each session.

SESSIONS OPEN TO ALL ATTENDEES


Sunday, October 18

Hands-on Workshop Center opens at 2:00 pm

2:05 pm – 2:50 pm
3:10 pm – 4:00 pm
4:15 pm – 5:00 pm
EMR

Faculty Leader: Peter V. Draganov, MD, FACG
Faculty: Navtej S. Buttar, MD, Louis-Michel Wong Kee Song, MD and Dennis J. Yang, MD

  Polypectomy

Faculty Leader: Carl V. Crawford, MD
Faculty: John C. Fang, MD, David M. Poppers, MD and
David W. Wan, MD

  Foreign Body Removal

Faculty Leader: David A. Greenwald, MD, FACG
Faculty: David J. Hass, MD, FACG, Abraham R. Khan, MD and Renee L. Williams, MD

Monday, October 19

Hands-on Workshop Center opens at 9:45 am

9:45 am – 10:30 am
10:50 am – 11:35 am
12:00 noon – 12:45 pm
Enteral Stenting
Faculty Leader: Ali A. Siddiqui, MD
Faculty: Mustafa A. Arain, MD, William M. Cooney, MD and Reem Z. Sharaiha, MD
9:45 am – 10:45 am
11:15 am – 12:15 pm
ERCP
Faculty Leader: Douglas G. Adler, MD, FACG
Faculty: Timothy B. Gardner, MD, FACG, Laith H. Jamil, MD and Herbert L. Lim, MD
9:45 am – 11:00 am
11:30 am – 12:45 pm
Hemostasis
Faculty Leader: Srinadh Komanduri, MD
Faculty: Immanuel K.H. Ho, MD, FACG, Vivek Kaul, MD, FACG and Patrick I. Okolo, III, MD, MPH
1:15 pm – 2:15 pm
2:45 pm – 3:45 pm
EUS
Faculty Leader: Betsy Rodriguez, MD
Faculty: William M. Cooney, MD, Jeffrey L. Tokar, MD, Mihir Wagh, MD, FACG and Kevin E. Woods, MD
12:45 pm – 2:00 pm
2:30 pm – 3:45 pm
Mucosal Ablation
Faculty Leader: Richard I. Rothstein, MD, FACG
Faculty: V. Raman Muthusamy, MD, FACG, Stuart R. Gordon, MD and Sachin B. Wani, MD
1:15 pm – 2:15 pm
2:45 pm – 3:45 pm
EMR and ESD with the Asian Experts
Faculty Co-Leaders: Qiang Cai, MD, PhD, FACG and Bingrong Liu, MD
Faculty: Takuji Gotoda, MD, Lei Wang, MD, Hironori Yamamoto, MD, PhD and Yin Zhu, M
Tuesday, October 20

Hands-on Workshop Center opens at 9:05 am

9:05 am – 10:00 am
10:30 am – 11:30 am
11:45 am – 12:45 pm
Esophageal & Anorectal Motility Disorders
Faculty Leader: Felice Schnoll-Sussman, MD, FACG
Faculty: Philip O. Katz, MD, FACG, John E. Pandolfino, MD, MSCI, FACG, Ron Schey, MD, FACG and Amir Soumekh, MD
9:15 am – 10:00 am
10:30 am – 11:15 am
11:30 am – 12:15 pm
Hemorrhoid Therapy
Faculty Leader: Waqar Qureshi, MD, FACG
Faculty: David A. Johnson, MD, MACG, Stephen W. Landreneau, MD, FACG and Harry E. Sarles, Jr., MD, FACG
9:05 am – 12:15 pm EMR, ESD and Clipping
Faculty Leader: Andrew Y. Wang, MD, FACG
Faculty: Harshit S. Khara, MD and Sachin B. Wani, MD
1:15 pm – 2:15 pm
2:45 pm – 3:45 pm
Capsule Endoscopy
Faculty Leader: Jonathan A. Leighton, MD, FACG
Faculty: David J. Hass, MD, FACG
12:45 pm – 2:00 pm
2:30 pm – 3:45 pm
Enteroscopy
Faculty: Adam C. Stein, MD
Faculty: Carol E. Semrad, MD, FACG and Jeffrey L. Tokar, MD
1:00 pm – 2:15 pm
2:45 pm – 4:00 pm
EMR/Polypectomy
Faculty Leader: Kenneth K. Wang, MD, FACG
Faculty: Simon K. Lo, MD, FACG and Girish Mishra, MS, MS, FACG

GI FELLOWS ONLY SESSIONS


Monday, October 19:
Sessions from 7:00 am – 8:00 am and 8:15 am – 9:15 am

Enteral Stenting
Faculty Leader: Ali A. Siddiqui, MD
Faculty: Mustafa A. Arain, Reem Z. Sharaiha, MD and Jayaprakash Sreenararimhaiah, MD

ERCP
Faculty Leader: Douglas G. Adler, MD, FACG
Faculty: Timothy B. Gardner, MD, FACG, Viren Joshi, MD, and John A. Martin, MD

Hemostasis
Faculty Leader: Srinadh Komanduri, MD
Faculty: Nayantara Coelho-Prabhu, MD, Vivek Kaul, MD, FACG and Shivangi S. Kothari, MD

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 2015.