Postgraduate Course

Optional Learning Luncheons (registration required)

Learning Luncheon 11: Tips and Techniques for Removing Large Polyps

Saturday, October 14
12:20 PM - 1:35 PM
Location: W307AB (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:

Michael B. Wallace

Professor of Medicine
Mayo Clinic
Jacksonville, FL, US

Dr. Wallace received his medical degree from Duke University School of Medicine in 1992. He completed a residency program in Internal Medicine in 1995 and a fellowship in Gastroenterology and Hepatology in 1998 at the Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts. During that time, he also completed a Master's in Public Health with a focus on clinical research at the Harvard School of Public Health. Dr. Wallace completed an advanced endoscopy fellowship in Endoscopic Ultrasound (EUS) and Therapeutic Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) in 1999 at the Medical University of South Carolina. He remained on faculty there until 2003, when he joined the Mayo Clinic as associate professor and director of Gastroenterology Research. He was promoted to professor in 2007. Dr. Wallace is certified by the ABIM and has served on the ACG and ASGE research committees. He has served as Editor in Chief of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy since 2015. Dr. Wallace's research focuses on advanced endoscopic imaging technologies. In collaboration with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, he pioneered the development of light scattering spectroscopy, which has now been applied to detection of early cancer in Barrett's esophagus, colon cancer, and other non-GI cancers. His work in this area now focuses on applications of advanced imaging, narrow band imaging, confocal endomicroscopy, and molecular imaging. Dr. Wallace has published more than 300 peer reviewed manuscripts and more than 250 abstracts, book chapters, review articles, and editorials. In addition, he has mentored more than 20 Advanced Endoscopy fellows from around the world.

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