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4th Annual Course for Residents in Advanced Therapeutic Endoscopy (CREATE) 2018

September 28 - 29, 2018

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LOCATION & REGISTRATION
Canadian Surgical Technologist & Advanced Robotics
London Health Sciences Centre-University Hospital
339 Windermere Road, London, ON

RSVP by August 15, 2018 to cassandra.mcdonald@lhsc.on.ca


Techniques Covered
Hemostasis
Polypectomy and EMR
Defect/perforation closure
PEG-J tube insertion
Foreign body retrieval
Radiofrequency ablation
Luminal stenting


Faculty
Dr. Brian Yan (Course Director)
Dr. Michael Sey (Course Co-Director)
Dr. Nitin Khanna
Dr. Nadeem Hussain
Dr. Terry Ponich
Dr. Jeff Hawel
Dr. Steve Heitman (Guest Faculty)


CREATE 2018 SCHEDULE

Friday September 28, 2018
Gnosh by Joe Duby, 125 Dundas Street, London, ON
18:00 – 21:00: Reception and Keynote Lecture by Dr. Steve Heitman

Saturday September 29, 2018
Session 1 (8:00 – 10:00):  Tricks of the Trade (Moderator: Dr. Sey)
07:30 - 08:00: Registration & Breakfast
08:00 - 08:05: Introduction
08:05 - 08:30: Hemostasis – How to optimize outcomes (Dr. Sey)
08:35 - 09:00: Standard Polypectomy – Tricks for the R5er (Dr. Khanna)
09:05 - 09:30: Difficult Polypectomy – EMR (Dr. Heitman)
09:30 - 09:45: Discussion
09:45 – 10:00: Break

Session 2 (10:00 – 11:30): (Moderator Dr. Yan)
10:00 – 10:15: PEG insertion (Dr. Hussain) 
10:15 – 10:30: Radiofrequency Ablation – How to Kill Barrett’s (Dr. Yan)
10:30 – 10:50: Luminal Stenting (Dr. Ponich)
10:50 – 11:15: I’ve perforated, now what?? (Dr. Hawel)
11:15 – 11:30: Discussion
11:30 – 12:00: Lunch

Session 3 (12:00 – 17:00): Live Porcine Lab* (Time Keeper Dr. Yan)
Pigs 1-6: Techniques to cover (Faculty rotate)
   a) Snare polypectomy
   b) Submucosal injections/lifting
   c) Band assisted EMR
   d) Electrocoagulation
   e) Clip placement/defect closure
   f) RFA
   g) PEG placement and J-Tube extensions insertion
   h) Foreign Body removal
Pig 7: Luminal stenting (Delegates rotate)

Closing - Lecture Hall (Moderators Drs. Yan & Sey)
17:00 – 17:30: Wrap up and course evaluations