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TxIEG presents

4th Annual 2024 Transluminal& Third Space Endoscopy Course

May 3-May 4th, 2024

Baylor/St. Luke's Medical Center

Houston, TX

Schedule
Live Endoscopy Course: Friday, May 3rd, 2024

7:00 - 8:00 am: Breakfast
8:00 - 8:15: Opening remarks
8:15 - 9:15: Year-in-Review
8:15 - 8:30: Esophageal ESD updates
8:30 - 8:45: Gastric ESD updates
8:45 - 9:00: Colonic ESD updates:  Saowanee Ngamruengphong, M.D.
9:00 - 9:15: Discussion and Q&A
9:15 - 9:30: Break
9:30 - 11:30: Live Endoscopy Session
11:30 - 12:00 pm: ESD in the US, What have we accomplished so far?, Amit Bhatt, MD
12:00 - 1:00: Lunch
1:00 - 1:15: What's new? POEM in '24
1:15 - 1:30: What's new? Bariatric Endoscopy in '24
1:30 - 3:30: Live Endoscopy
3:30 - 3:50: What's new in GPOEM
3:50 - 4:10: Management of Complication of Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection, Joo ha Hwang, M.D.
4:10 - 4:30: Paving the road for Quality measures in ESD and POEM, Mohamed O. Othman, M.D.

Hands-on Workshop: Saturday, May 4th, 2024
7:00 - 8:00 am: Breakfast with exhibits
8:00 - 8:20: Course introduction, Kal Patel, MD, Philip Ge, MD, Mohamed Othman, MD
8:20 - 8:35: Transition to Lab
8:35 - 11:35: Hands-on Workshop
3 Groups of 8 trainees (2 faculty per station)
Each hands-on portion will have 1 break with exhibit time built into the rotations
Group 1: Colonic ESD and Closure
Station 1: Colonic ESD
Station 2: Colonic ESD
Station 3: Colonic ESD using traction technique
Station 4: X-tack closure
Group 2: Upper GI ESD and Closure
Station 5: Esophageal ESD
Station 6: Gastric ESD
Station 7: Endoscopic Full Thickness Resection
Station 8: Suturing using SX-System
Group 3: 3rd Space Endoscopy & TIF
Station 9: POEM
Station 10: G POEM
Station 11: STER
Station 12: TIF
11:35 - 11:45: Transition to Lunch
11:45 - 12:45: Lunch with Exhibits
12:45 - 1:00: Transition to Auditorium
1:00 - 1:45: STER versus EFTR, when to choose and when to forgo, Dennis Yang MD
1:45 - 2:00: Tips and Tricks for Perfect TIF, Kalpesh Patel, MD
2:00 - 2:15: Build your Third Space Endoscopy Practice, Tips and Tricks
Round Table Discussion, Advancing ESD and Third Space Research
2:15 – 2:30: Transition to Lab
2:30- 5:30: Hands-on Workshop Repeats
3 Groups of 8 trainees, (2 faculty per station)
Each hands-on portion will have 1 break with exhibit time built into the rotations

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Ticket info

Limited seats available, register early!

3 ticket options:

1- Live endoscopy course on Friday, May 3, $100

2- Hands-on woskshop on Saturday, May 4, $250

3- Full course access: includes the live endoscopy course on Friday, May 3 as well as the hands-on workshop on Saturday, May 4, $300 (save $50).

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TxIEG at a glance

A bit of background

TxIEG is a nonprofit organization consisting of expert endoscopists from the greater Houston area, working together to promote collaborative advanced endoscopy education and innovative research.

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TxIEG First Year Fellows Course was held on July 15, 2023 in Houston, TX. Participants experienced hands-on demonstrations within small groups on methods and endoscopic techniques.

 

 

 

On April 21, 2022 TxIEG had the pleasure to host Debates in GERD Dinner featuring Reena Chokshi, MD; Erik Wilson, MD; Shawn Groth, MD; and Kerry Dunbar, MD. The expert panel of surgeons and GI physicians discussed how to approach and manage different types of patients with GERD. Over 30 local physicians attended and contributed to a great night of discussion. Click for event pics and details. 

On March 25, 2022 TxIEG held the 2nd Annual Transluminal & Third Space Endoscopy Workshop featuring expert, world renowned endoscopists and surgeons. The event featured lab training and lectures.

 Click for event pics and details.

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