Boca Raton Regional Hospital Gastroenterology Symposium
Live Virtual Symposium | 4 Cat. 1
Saturday, October 14, 2023 | 7:55 a.m. - 12 noon
The virtual Gastroenterology Symposium is designed to provide attendees with relevant information regarding new developments in gastroenterology and new approaches to the management of gastrointestinal diseases. This half-day symposium will provide clinicians with in-depth reviews of drug-induced liver disease, gastroparesis, non-erosive reflux disease, and bariatric surgery.
Upon completion of this symposium, participants should be better able to:
- Compare weight loss outcomes of the most common metabolic/bariatric surgery (MBS) procedures.
- Explain the health benefits of the different MBS.
- Review and discuss treatment algorithms for the most common post operative complications seen by a GI specialist.
- Discuss the diagnostic criteria for Nonerosive Reflux Disease.
- Explain the role of PPIs in the medical management of NERD.
- Describe the approach to and management of suspected extraesophageal manifestations of NERD.
- Review the evaluation of suspected drug-induced liver injury (DILI).
- Identify the commonest causes of DILI.
- Outline the classification of DILI based on clinical presentation, mechanism of hepatotoxicity, and histological appearance.
- Recognize the specific treatment options for DILI, including those related to immunotherapy-related liver injury.
- Define gastroparesis.
- List the most common causes of gastroparesis in the US.
- Recognize the pitfalls surrounding the diagnosis of gastroparesis.
Who Should Attend
Gastroenterologists, Radiologists, General Practitioners, Internal Medicine Physicians, Surgeons, Psychiatrists, Residents, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, and all other interested healthcare professionals.
Registration and Fees
This live virtual symposium is offered free of charge.
Event date: Saturday, October 14, 2023
|7:55 a.m.||Welcome and Introductions|
Kenneth Rosenthal, M.D.
|8:00 a.m.||Drug-Induced Liver Injury in GI Practice|
Eric F. Martin, M.D.
|9:00 a.m.||Gastroparesis: What Is It and Who Has It?|
Eamonn M. M. Quigley, M.D., FRCP, FACP, MACG, FRCPI, MWGO
|10:00 a.m.||Nonerosive Reflux Disease: What Clinicians Need to Know in 2023 |
Karthik Ravi, M.D.
|11:00 a.m.||What Every Gastroenterologist Should Know about Bariatric Surgery |
Nestor F. de la Cruz-Munoz, M.D., FACS
|11:45 a.m.||Q&A and Discussion|
|12:00 noon||Closing Remarks and Adjourn|
Kenneth Rosenthal, M.D.
Co-Chair BRRH CME Committee Chair
Boca Raton Regional Hospital
Baptist Health South Florida
Professor of Clinical Surgery
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Department of Surgery
Section Chief, Section of Bariatric Surgery
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine
Chair - Division of Community Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Department of Internal Medicine
Associate Professor of Medicine
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
Medical Director of Living Donor Liver Transplant
Transplant Hepatology Fellowship Program Director
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
David M. Underwood Chair of Medicine in Digestive Disorders
Co-director, Lynda K. and David M. Underwood Center for Digestive Disorders
Chief, Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Professor of Medicine, Institute of Academic Medicine, Houston Methodist Hospital
Professor of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College
Adjunct Professor of Medicine, Texas A&M Health Sciences Center College of Medicine
Adjunct Professor, School of Medicine, University College Cork
Disclosures and Resolution of Conflict of Interest
All faculty members have indicated that they do not have any relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies* to disclose and have indicated that their presentations or discussions will not include off-label or unapproved product usage.
Other individuals involved in planning, content review, approval, or moderating for this educational activity have no relevant financial relationships to disclose with ineligible companies*.
* Ineligible companies are those whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.
Baptist Health South Florida is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Baptist Health has been re-surveyed by the ACCME and awarded Commendation for 6 years as a provider of CME for physicians.
Baptist Health South Florida designates this live activity for a maximum of 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This activity has been approved for a total of 4 credit hours, CE Broker Course #20-1086180, by the Florida Boards of Medicine, Osteopathic Medicine and by the Florida Council of Physician Assistants.
This activity has been approved for 4 credits for Nurse Practitioners, Nurses and Pharmacists and Pharmacy Techs. Baptist Health South Florida CE Broker Provider #50-182.
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- 4.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 4.00 General certificate of attendance
- 4.00 Nurse Practitioners
- 4.00 Florida Board of Nursing
- 4.00 Florida Board of Pharmacy
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