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CREATE - 5th Annual Course for Residents in Advanced Therapeutic Endoscopy 2019

September 28, 2019

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

RSVP by August 16, 2019 to cassandra.mcdonald@lhsc.on.ca


Techniques Covered
Hemostasis
Polypectomy
Submucosal injection and EMR
Defect/perforation closure
Endoscopic Therapies for Barrett’s
Luminal stenting
Balloon dilation
PEG/J Placement
Tattoo


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


CREATE 2019 SCHEDULE

Saturday September 28, 2019

Session 1 (8:00 – 10:00):  Tricks of the Trade
08:00  - 08:05: Introduction
08:05 - 08:30: Hemostasis – How to optimize outcomes
08:30 - 09:00: Standard Polypectomy – Tricks for the R5er
09:00 - 09:30: Complex Polypectomy – Techniques for every Endoscopist
09:30 - 09:45: Discussion
09:45 – 10:00: Break

Session 2 (10:00 – 11:45): Beyond Standard Endoscopy
10:00 – 10:30: How to Kill Barrett’s: EMR, RFA, Cryo
10:30 – 11:00: Luminal stenting: Keys to successful placement
11:00 – 11:30: Dilating Strictures: What to use, how to do it
11:30 – 11:45: Discussion
11:45 – 12:15: Lunch

Session 3:  12:30 – 16:30: Porcine Lab
Pigs 1-3: : 2 hours
a) Cold/Hot Snare polypectomy
b) Submucosal injections/lifting
c) Piecemeal Endoscopic mucosal resection
d) Snare Tip Soft Coagulation
d) Electrocoagulation
e) Clip placement/defect closure/OTSC placement
f) Tattoo

Pigs 4-6 = 2 hours
Pig 4:
a) RFA
b) Cryoablation
c) Esophageal band assisted EMR

Pig 5:
a) Hemostatic powder
b) PEG/J Tube
c) Balloon Dilation


Pig 6: Residents to rotate through fluoroscopy: Luminal stenting

16:30 – 17:00: Wrap up and course evaluations