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2019 Submucosal & Extra-luminal 

Endoscopy Workshop


Baylor College of Medicine Sim Lab

Interactive and Hands-On Training

  • ESD- Esophageal, Gastric, Colonic & Rectal

  • Per-oral Endoscopic Myotomy (POEM)

  • Gastric Per-oral Endoscopic Myotomy (G-POEM)

  • Extra-luminal endoscopy:

  • Lumen apposing metal stents placement techniques

  • Endoscopic-guided gallbladder therapy

  • Endoscopic guided gastrojejunostomy

  • Endoscopic guided pancreatic collection drainage


Sessions led by local, national, and international experts.

ERCP & Cholangioscopy

Video Showcase & Panel Discussion


Third Coast Restaurant

Houston, TX


  • Learn how to:

    • Perform cholangioscopy

    • Sample biliary strictures

    • Select the right stents

Session led by 

  • Issac Raijman, MD

    • Greater Houston 
      (Houston, TX)

  • Kal Patel, MD

    • Baylor College of Medicine (Houston, TX)

  • Nirav Thosani, MD

    • UT Houston-Memorial Hermann (Houston, TX)


TxIEG First Year Fellows Course


Houston Community College


  • Introduce incoming fellows to the basic principles of endoscopy

  • Provide hands on experience with endoscopic equipment

  • Understand the risks and benefits of endoscopy

  • Understand the basic principles of electrosurgical generators



  • Understand how to setup and operate an endoscope

  • Know when to use and how to operate common endoscopic accessories


5th Annual TxIEG Endoscopy RN & Tech Training Course


Live Virtually from

Houston, TX

Online course for Endoscopy RN and technicians featuring:

  • Live broadcast of "Hands-on" demonstrations of ERCP, EUS, EMR, Stents & more

  • Best of Endoscopy videos

  • COVID-19 & Endoscopy update

2nd Annual Transluminal & Third Space Endoscopy Workshop 


Houston Marriott Medical Center/Museum District

6580 Fannin Street

Houston, TX 77030

The course will be taught by expert endoscopists from the Texas area who will provide round-table discussions as well as live demonstrations of advanced techniques simulated on animal models. 

Hands-on stations:

  • Endoscopic suturing techniques (simple interrupted sutures and defect closure), X tack

  • Esophageal ESD techniques

  • Gastric ESD technique with traction

  • Colonic ESD techniques with stabilizing devices

  • Esophageal and gastric per-oral endoscopic myotomy (POEM) techniques

  • Trans- incisional Fundoplication (TIF)

Endoscopic Submucosal

Dissection (ESD)

Video Showcase & 

Panel Discussion


Third Coast Restaurant

Houston, TX


  • Adding ESD to your practice:

    • Which patients

    • When & where to Refer

    • Training in ESD

Session led by 

  • Hiroyuki Aihara, MD

    • Brigham & Womens' Hospital (Boston, MA)

  • Mohamed Othman, MD

    • Baylor College of Medicine (Houston, TX)

  • Phillip Ge, MD

    • MD Anderson Cancer 
      Center (Houston, TX)

  • Sandeep Lahoti, MD

    • Houston Methodist (Houston, TX)


4th Annual 1st Year Fellows’: Introductory to Endoscopy Course 


Baylor College of Medicine 

McNair Campus

Houston, TX


  • Hands-on training stations:
    Foreign body, Endoscope handling and tools, Hemostasis, Dilation, Injection, Energy and Snare.

Sessions led by 

  • Kalpesh Patel, MD

    • Baylor College of Medicine (Houston, TX)

  • Robert J. Sealock, MD

    • Baylor College of Medicine (Houston, TX)

  • Joseph Zhang, MD

    • MD Anderson Cancer 
      Center (Houston, TX)

  • Salmaan Jawaid, MD

    • Houston Methodist (Houston, TX)

  • Sunil Dacha, MD

    • Houston Methodist Gastroenterology Associates(Houston, TX)

  • Joseph Zhang, MD

    • MD Anderson Cancer 
      Center (Houston, TX)

  • Tomás DaVee, MD

    • University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

  • Douglas Fishman, MD

    • Baylor College of Medicine (Houston, TX)

  • Ricardo Badillo, MD

    • University of Texas- Houston (Houston, TX)

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