2016 ACG/VGS/ODSGNA Regional Postgraduate Course

The American College of Gastroenterology is pleased to make available downloadable versions of speaker slides from the 2016 ACG/VGS/ODSGNA Regional Postgraduate Course in Williamsburg, Virginia. Final presentations provided by faculty at the course are posted below. To access presentation slides, please click on the session title below.

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Course Directors:
Neeral L. Shah, MD, and Eileen Babb, BSN, RN, CGRN, CFER

Course Co-Directors:
Jonathan P. Gaspar, MD, and Catherine Bauer, RNBS, MBA, CGRN, CFER

Saturday, September 10, 2016

Session 1: Upper GI

8:00 am RFA for Barrett’s With Low Grade Dysplasia
Nicholas J. Shaheen, MD, MPH, FACG
8:25 am Managing GERD: Beyond PPIs
Michael S. Smith, MD, MBA
8:50 am Diagnosing and Managing Gastroparesis
Henry P. Parkman, MD, FACG

Session 2: Liver

10:00 am Hepatic Encephalopathy Treatments: Beyond Lactulose
Jasmohan S. Bajaj, MD, MSc, FACG
10:25 am Managing the Hospitalized Cirrhosis Patient
Neeral L. Shah, MD
10:50 am Hepatitis B Treatment Pearls
Fredric D. Gordon, MD
11:30 am Keynote Lecture – Leading Teams: 20 Bad Habits and How to Avoid Them
Kenneth R. DeVault, MD, FACG

Session 3: Pancreatico-Biliary

12:30 pm Managing Chronic Pancreatitis
Doumit S. BouHaidar, MD
12:55 pm Managing Anti-Coagulation in Endoscopy
Dushant S. Uppal, MD
1:20 pm ERCP Cannulation Tips and Tools of the Trade
Ann Marie Joyce, MD

Session 4A: GI Practice Management

2:30 pm Surviving Practice Mergers
Daniel J. Pambianco, MD, FACG
3:00 pm Using Social Media and the Web to Promote Your Practice
Ryan D. Madanick, MD
3:30 pm The Duel at the Lodge: Pro and Con Debate
University of Virginia Fellows

Session 4B: Nursing Session

2:30 pm Jazz Up Your GI Journey with SGNA
Kristine Barman, BSN, RN, CGRN
3:00 pm Common Disorders Seen During ERCP and EUS
Jeanine Penberthy, MSN, RN, CGRN

Sunday, September 11, 2016

Session 5: IBD

8:30 am Traetment Options for Severe IBD
Stephen B. Hanauer, MD, FACG
8:55 am The Future Role of Biosimilars: An Unknown Frontier in IBD Treatment
Miguel D. Regueiro, MD, FACG
9:20 am When and How to Use Chromoendoscopy
Samir A. Shah, MD, FACG

Session 6: Lower GI

10:30 am Indications and Use of Small Bowel Imaging (Capsule and Radiology)
Andrew P. Copland, MD
10:55 am Diagnosing Polyposis Syndromes and Referring to Genetics
Carol A. Burke, MD, FACG
11:20 am Devises to Improve Colon Polyp Detection
Vivek Kaul, MD, FACG