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

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)