WGO-ASGE Endoscopy Course (agenda only)
WGO-ASGE Endoscopy Course - Overview, Accreditation/CME/MOC
Course Directors: Andres Gelrud, MD, MMSc, FASGE, and Mark D. Topazian, MD, FACG, FASGE
This course will highlight state-of-the-art endoscopic management of gastrointestinal diseases that attendees encounter daily, and present important recent innovations that are changing clinical practice. The faculty will provide tips and techniques that can be immediately employed to improve endoscopic outcomes. The series of course presentations will include case discussions and video content to stimulate audience dialogue with world-renowned faculty experts. This course gives expert solutions based on data and personal experience for challenging yet common problems such as antithrombotic management, treatment of challenging colonic polyps, detection and management of Barrett’s esophagus, screening for early gastric cancer, new methods of controlling GI hemorrhage, ERCP management of difficult stones, how to avoid post-ERCP pancreatitis, optimization of EUS-guided tissue acquisition, endoscopic repair of GI perforations and leaks, management of difficult esophageal strictures, and how to develop an endoscopic bariatric practice.
The American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE) is accredited by the Accredited Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
ASGE designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Successful completion of this CME activity enables the participant to earn up to 7.25 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) MOC program. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.
For questions about the course, contact ASGE:
Toll free: 866-353-ASGE (2743)
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