Postgraduate Course

Optional Learning Luncheons (registration required)

Learning Luncheon 02: Screening and Surveillance Intervals for Colonoscopy: Navigating the Gray Zones

Saturday, October 14
12:20 PM - 1:35 PM
Location: W312AB (Level 3)

Category: General Endoscopy

Admission to the optional Learning Luncheon sessions on Saturday and Sunday may be purchased for $75 each; register at http://worldcongressacg2017.org. During the meeting, visit the Registration Desk to purchase admission; some sessions may be sold out.

Learning Objectives:

Aasma Shaukat

Professor of Medicine, University of Minnesota; GI Section Chief
Minneapolis VAHCS
Minneapolis, MN, US

Aasma Shaukat, MD, MPH, FACG, is the Section Chief of GI at the Minneapolis VA Medical Center and Associate Program Professor at the University of Minnesota. Broadly, Dr. Shaukat's research interests are colorectal cancer screening, translational and clinical research on gastrointestinal cancers, and chemoprevention among average-risk individuals, and those with IBD. She is studying quality indicators for colonoscopy and molecular markers of interval cancers. Her work involves understanding the pathways by which colon polyps develop and progress to colon cancer, developing and validating biomarkers of risk of colon cancer, identifying long-term benefits of CRC screening, and studying the effect of chemoprevention on reducing this risk.

Presentation(s):

Send Email for Aasma Shaukat


Assets

Learning Luncheon 02: Screening and Surveillance Intervals for Colonoscopy: Navigating the Gray Zones



Attendees who have favorited this

Please enter your access key

The asset you are trying to access is locked. Please enter your access key to unlock.

Send Email for Learning Luncheon 02: Screening and Surveillance Intervals for Colonoscopy: Navigating the Gray Zones