37th Annual NYSGE New York Course

NYSGE-13ConferenceLogoThis week, the 37th Annual New York Course — Challenges and Controversies in Endoscopy — is underway! Omega Medical Imaging will be at the event, showcasing the E-View.AI, the finest in ERCP/IE Guidance, at booth #507.
Below you may find a portion of the program and schedule.

Continuing Medical Education

  • Approval for 16.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ is anticipated
  • Approval for continuing education in nursing by SGNA is anticipated


Preliminary Topics

  • Impact of the Affordable Care Act on Endoscopic Practice
  • Controversies in Endoscopic Treatment of Nondysplastic Barrett’s Esophagus
  • Pancreatic Cystic Lesions
  • Real-Time Histology
  • Endoscopic Ultrasound of Submucosal Lesions
  • Avoiding and Managing Endoscopic Complications
  • Advanced Endoscopic Imaging
  • EMR and ESD of Colonic Lesions
  • Many more are being developed


  • Fellows Poster Session with Reception
  • Awards for Top Three Posters
  • Peter D. Stevens Endoscopic Video Forum
  • Award for Top Video

Hands-On Demonstrations

  • NBI
  • ERCP Techniques
  • Hemostasis Including Clips
  • Lithotripsy
  • Latest Animal Models

Live from New York

  • Procedures telecast live from Lenox Hill Hospital
  • Based on case schedule for December 20, 2013
  • Procedures may include ampullectomy, difficult or challenging polypectomy, therapeutic APC, EUS/FNA cyst drainage, double balloon enteroscopy, difficult cannulation, and othersshutterstock_142751917

Optional Advanced Hands-On Workshops and Satellite Symposia

  • Exploring Complexities of Capsule Endoscopy: A Course for Advanced Users
  • Esophageal Technological Innovation: Optimizing the Old and Implementing the New
  • Advances in Medical and Surgical Approaches to Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Advancements in Hepatitis Therapies
  • ERCP for Everyday Problems: Hands-On Workshop with the Masters
  • Practical EUS: Hands-On and Case Discussions
  • Advanced Colon Diagnostics and Therapeutics: Improving Skills in Complex Procedures
GI Nurses: Building for Tomorrow
December 19 – 20, 2013

  • Emerging Trends in Interventional GI Endoscopy
  • Diagnostic Liver Tests
  • Role of the Nurse Navigator
  • Kiss your Hemorrhoids Goodbye
  • Developing a Policy for Fecal Transplants
  • Barrett’s Esophagus
  • Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma
  • Update on EUS
  • Program Submitted for CEU Approval
December 18 – 21, 2013
Marriott Marquis Hotel
1535 Broadway (between 45/56th St)
Exhibitor Hours are:
Thursday 6:30am–6:00pm
Friday from 6:30am–4:00pm

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