2017 Reflux and Esophageal Update for Primary Care Health Professionals

2017 Reflux and Esophageal Update for Primary Care Health Professionals

Designed For: Primary Care Physicians, Surgeons, Gastroenterologists, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, Nurses, Fellows, Residents, Students, and Other Interested Healthcare Providers

Jointly Provided By:
Creighton University School of Medicine
Department of Surgery
Health Sciences Continuing Education
CHI Health

Purpose: The conference will provide practitioners with the most recent advances and information that will enhance knowledge, skills, and performance in the evaluation and treatment of gastro-esophageal reflux diseases.

Objectives:  At the end of this program, the participants should be able to: 

 Session I 

  •     Discuss the pathophysiologic mechanisms, risk factors, clinical presentation and diagnosis of reflux disease
  •     Review appropriate patient work-up for suspected reflux disease
  •     Examine reported side effects and complications of long-term PPI use
  •     Explain limitations of current medical and surgical treatments

 Session II 

  •     Recognize the differences between laryngopharyngeal reflux and typical GERD, evaluation and management
  •     Examine the relationship between respiratory problems and reflux disease
  •     Explore treatment options for GERD in patients with complex medical conditions

 Session III 

  •     Discuss the causes, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment of esophageal motility disorders
  •     Identify new, advanced and therapeutic treatment options for definitive management of GERD
  •     Evaluate the results of myotomy endoscopic and laparoscopic surgical treatment for achalasia

 Session IV 

  •     Review the epidemiology, clinical manifestations and current incidence of Barrett’s Esophagus
  •     Discuss current endoscopic screening options, surveillance and emerging concepts to improve effectiveness in the management of Barrett’s Esophagus (BE)

 Session V 

  •     Discuss the presentations and management of complications encountered after fundoplication
  •     Recognize newer endoscopic and less invasive options for treatment of GERD
  •     Identify the mechanisms of failure after laparoscopic fundoplication and patient’s management options

 

Schedule:

7:30 a.m. Registration, Continental Breakfast & Visit Exhibits

7:45 a.m. Welcome & Program Overview
 Kalyana C. Nandipati, MD, FACS 

 SESSION I – Reflux Disease 
MODERATOR:  Stephen J. Lanspa, MD, MMM, FACP, FACG 

8:00 a.m. Reflux Disease: Pathophysiology & Manifestations
 Peter J. Kahrilas, MD 

8:30 a.m. Diagnosis & Principles of Treatment: Update on Medical Management
 Adil A. Abdalla, MD 

8:50 a.m. Long Term PPI – When to Stop & Complications
 Erin T. Jenkins Wessling, MD 

9:10 a.m. Role of Anti-Reflux Surgery
 Kalyana C. Nandipati, MD, FACS 

9:30 a.m. Session I Q&A

9:45 a.m. Break & Visit Exhibits

 SESSION II – Reflux Disease and Its Complications 
MODERATOR:  Peter J. Kahrilas, MD 

10:00 a.m. GERD & Evaluation of LPR
 Frederic P. Ogren, MD, FACS 

10:20 a.m. Cough/Asthma & Reflux Disease
 Ilya G. Berim, MD 

10:40 a.m. Management of Reflux in Complex Medical Conditions
 Michael A. Hovey, MD, FACS 

11:00 a.m. Session II Q&A

 SESSION III – Dysphagia and Motility Disorders of the Esophagus 
MODERATOR:  Charles J. Filipi, MD, FACS 

11:15 a.m. Esophageal Motility Disorders: Diagnosis & Manometry
 Peter J. Kahrilas, MD 

11:35 a.m. Non-Surgical Management Options for Achalasia
 Savio C. Reddymasu, MD 

11:55 a.m. Myotomy – Endoscopic & Laparoscopic
 Lee L. Swanstrom, MD, FACS 

12:15 p.m. Session III Q&A

12:30 p.m. Lunch

 SESSION IV – Barrett’s 
MODERATOR:  Sandeep Mukherjee, MD, MPH, FRCPC 

1:30 p.m. Diagnosis & Principles of Management of Barrett’s
 Peter J. Kahrilas, MD 

2:00 p.m. Endoscopic Management Options of Barrett’s
 Savio C. Reddymasu, MD 

2:30 p.m. Session IV Q&A

2:45 p.m. Break & Visit Exhibits

 SESSION V – Alt ernatives and Management Beyond Fundoplication 
MODERATOR: Robert J. Fitzgibbons, MD, FACS

3:00 p.m. Management of Issues after Fundoplication
Robert T. Kizer, MD

3:20 p.m. Endoscopic & Surgical Alternatives of Fundoplication
Lee L. Swanstrom, MD, FACS

 3:40 p.m.  Evaluation & Management of Failed Fundoplication
Kalyana C. Nandipati, MD, FACS

 4:00 p.m.  Session V Q&A

 4:15 p.m.  Evaluation & Adjournment

 Education Credit: 

 Category 1 
Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 7 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AAPA accepts AMA category 1 credit for the PRA from organizations accredited by ACCME.

 Nurses CE 
Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education designates this activity for 7.0 contact hours for nurses. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 Nurses licensed in Iowa and California:  This activity was planned and developed in accordance with the continuing education standards of the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). The Iowa Board of Nursing and the California Board of Nursing will honor ANCC continuing education credits for face-to-face programs held outside Iowa and California, or for ANCC-approved online recorded courses taken in a self-study format.

 AAFP 
Application for CME credit has been filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of credit is pending.

 Accreditation Statement 

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education and CHI Health. Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education (HSCE) is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

 Disclosure  Policy: It is the  policy of Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education, to ensure balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor in all its educational activities. All faculty participating in this activity are expected to disclose to the audience any significant financial interest or other relationship he/she has with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial product(s) discussed in an educational presentation.

Date(s)
  • Friday, October 6, 2017
Speaker(s)
  • Kalyana C. Nandipati, MD, FACS
  • Peter J. Kahrilas, MD
  • Lee L. Swanstrom, MD, FACS
  • Adil A. Abdalla, MD
  • Ilya G. Berim, MD
  • Charles J. Filipi, MD, FACS
  • Robert J. Fitzgibbons, MD, FACS
  • Michael A. Hovey, MD, FACS
  • Erin T. Jenkins Wessling, MD
  • Robert T. Kizer, MD
  • Stephen J. Lanspa, MD, MMM, FACP, FACG
  • Sandeep Mukherjee, MD, MPH, FRCPC
  • Frederic P. Ogren, MD, FACS
  • Savio C. Reddymasu, MD
Credits 7.00
Cost
Address Omaha Marriott Capitol District Hotel
222 N 10th St
Omaha, NE
Profession Medicine, Nursing
Format Conference
Providing Group(s)
  • Creighton University School of Medicine
  • Department of Surgery
  • Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education
  • CHI Health
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