13th Annual GI/HPB Conference: Advances in Treatment Strategies

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Target Audience

Surgeons, hepatologists, gastroenterologists, oncologists, interventional radiologists, nurses and healthcare providers involved in the multidisciplinary care of complex HPB patients.

Description

The 13th Annual GI/HPB Conference is designed to update the audience regarding advances in treatment strategies in several areas of GI Disease: Liver (non-alcoholic steatohepatitis 'NASH'; Autoimmune Liver Disease; ablative surgical management of HCC; and Hepatis C+ Liver Transplants into Hepatitis C Negative Patients); GI (surveillance for Colonic Dysplasia in IBD; new therapies for Ulcerative Colitis and Celiac Disease); Nutrition Therapy in Major Abdominal Surgery (identifying & treating Perioperative Malabsorption; issues with perioperative nutrition and immuno-nutrition; and optimizing the frail surgical patient); and GI Aspects of the Opioid Epidemic (endoscopic treatment of chronic pancreatitis pain; use and efficacy of surgical blocks; and the impact of chronic opioids on GI motility and disease).

Invited Keynote Lecturer

William "Kim" Thompson Jr., MD, FACS
Associate Professor of Surgery
Mercer University School of Medicine
Medical Center, Navicent Health



Lecturers
Joseph Hsu, MD
Armida Parala-Metz, MD
Jason Lewis, MD
David Iannitti, MD
Mark Russo, MD, MPH
Paul Schmeltzer, MD
Andrew deLemos, MD
Hamed Khalili, MD, MPH
Linsey Spence, MD
Shailendra Chauhan, MD
Brittany Seminara, MD
John Hanson, MD
Deepu Ushakumari, MD


Moderators
Mark Russo, MD, MPH
Stephen Deal, MD
John Hanson, MD
Bradley Davis, MD
Dionisios Vrochides, MD, PhD
Andrew Dries, MD
Deepu Ushakumari, MD

Location
The Harris Conference Center
3216 CPCC Harris Campus Drive
Charlotte, NC 28208
Phone: (704) 330-4611

Accreditation Statement
Atrium Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Statement
MDs, DOs, NPs, PAs: Atrium Health designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 6.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other Professionals: This Live Activity fulfills the requirement for .7 Continuing Education Units (CEUs), representing 6.75 contact hours.

Policy on Faculty and Sponsor Disclosure
Atrium Health adheres to the ACCME Standards regarding industry support of continuing medical education. Disclosure of faculty and commercial support relationships, if any, will be made known at the activity.

ADA Statement
If you need any auxiliary aids or services identified in the American with Disabilities Act in order to attend this conference, please call Carrie Jackman-Hoyle at 704.512.3720 or by email at Carrie.Jackmanhoyle@atriumhealth.org

Disclaimer: By registering for the program, you authorize Charlotte AHEC to release your name, city and state to attending commercial supporters. Please contact the program support listed below if you have any questions or concerns.

Objectives

  • Discuss surgical therapies available for the management of HCC
  • Describe the symptoms and diagnostic process of non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH)
  • Discuss advancements in autoimmune liver disease management
  • Review updated guidelines for medical management of ulcerative colitis
  • Discuss perioperative nutritional optimization in pancreatic surgery
  • Review the means the optimize the Frail Surgical Patient
  • Discuss issues with perioperative opioid management and alternatives to their use (ex: surgical blocks)

Contact

Carrie J Jackman-Hoyle, MHA, 704-512-3720

Sessions

Mar 21, 2020
7:55 AM - 4:30 PM
Status
Open
Presenter(s)
Dr. Shailendra S Chauhan, MD,Dr. Bradley R Davis, MD,Dr. Stephen Deal, MD,Dr. Andrew S DeLemos, MD,Dr. Andrew M Dries, MD,Dr. John S Hanson, MD,Dr. Joseph R Hsu, MD,Dr. David A Iannitti, MD,Dr. Jason Lewis, MD,Dr. Armida G Parala-Metz, MD,Dr. Mark W Russo, MD,Dr. Paul A Schmeltzer, MD,Dr. Brittany V Seminara, MD,Dr. Linsey H Spence, D.O,Dr. Dionisios Vrochides, MD, PhD
Date(s)
Mar 21, 2020
Time
7:55 AM - 4:30 PM
Check-In Time
7:55 AM
Credit
6.75 - AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
0.70 - CEU
Location
Harris Conference Center
Room
Full Conference Room
Details
Status
Open
Date(s)
Mar 21, 2020
Time
7:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Location
Harris Conference Center
Room
Full Conference Room
Fees
$225.00
Physician (MD, DO)
$125.00
NP, PA, PharmD, RN
$0.00
Residents/Fellows
$12,500.00
Exhibitor: Premier Level
$10,000.00
Exhibitor: Platinum Level
$7,500.00
Exhibitor: Gold Level
$5,000.00
Exhibitor: Silver Level
$2,500.00
Exhibitor: Bronze Level
Credits
0.70
CEU
6.75
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit