Sixth Annual Update on Advances in Endoscopy, Gastroenterology and Hepatology is organized by Johns Hopkins Medicine (JHM) and will be held on Mar 07, 2020 at The Ritz-Carlton, Tysons Corner, Mclean, Virginia, United States of America.
Dermatology, Gastroenterology, General Practice, General Surgery, Hepatology, Internal Medicine, Nurse Practitioner, Nursing
The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit Designation Statement
The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)
American Nurses Credentialing Center accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME.
National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA)
PAs may claim a maximum of 7.75 Category 1 credits for completing this activity. NCCPA accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society.
The Johns Hopkins University has approved this activity for 7.75 contact hours for non-physicians.
American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM)
Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Program
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 7.75 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.
Now in it’s sixth year, this one-day activity will provide an update on a wide range of topics of interest to the practicing gastroenterologist, surgeon and family physician internist. Rapid advances are being made in the understanding of the pathophysiology, natural history and treatment of diseases of the digestive tract and liver. This course will offer practitioners a comprehensive overview of recent, cutting-edge advancements in gastroenterology and hepatology. A special emphasis will be on emerging therapies and concepts that will inform our practice in the future. Particular areas of focus will be advanced endoscopic techniques, GI neoplasms, pancreatico-biliary pathology, liver diseases, hepatobiliary malignancies and liver transplantation.
After attending this activity, the participant will demonstrate the ability to:
• Summarize current advances in the management of UGI bleeding.
• Evaluate the current role of EUS in patients with pancreas cancer.
• Identify the role of surgery in the management of patients with pancreas cancer.
• Discuss the increasing impact of obesity on GI diseases.
• Recognize the role and limitations of endoscopy in the management of obesity.
• Summarize current advances in the management of Barrett Esophagus.
|Contact No. :||4109552959
|Registration Type||Last Date||Price|
|Physicians - Early Fee||01 Mar,2020||USD 210.00|
|Residents/Fellows/Nurses/NPs/PAs/Allied Health Professionals - Early Fee||01 Mar,2020||USD 115.00|
The Ritz-Carlton, Tysons Corner
1700 Tysons Boulevard
Mclean, Virginia, United States of America
The Ritz Carlton, Tysons Corner,
1700 Tysons Boulevard,
Mc Lean, Virginia, United States of America 22102,