29th Annual Winter Meeting: Midwest Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons

29th Annual Winter Meeting: Midwest Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
Wednesday, March 10, 2021 - 3:00pm - Friday, March 12, 2021 - 6:30pm

This wide-ranging conference will help surgeons stay up to date on the latest advances in caring for patients with colon and rectal diseases.

Designed for

Colon and Rectal Surgeons, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners and Fellows

Jointly Provided By

Midwest Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
Creighton University Office of Continuing Education

Purpose

This course is designed to provide the practicing colon and rectal surgeon with updates on important aspects of caring for patients with colon and rectal diseases. Emphasis is placed on a broad range of topics to address the needs of a diversified group of conditions.

Objectives

Wednesday, March 10

  • Explore the role of interventional radiologists in the management of colorectal metastases to the liver
  • Describe the importance of prehabilitation in colorectal surgery
  • Explore the effects of cannabis in the care of patients with colorectal diseases
  • Review and update on ventral mesh rectopexy

Thursday, March 11

  • Describe radiation therapy for rectal cancer
  • Review management of patients with radiation proctitis
  • Discuss tips, tricks and advanced techniques in robotic colorectal surgery
  • A review of the multidisciplinary care of patients with colorectal metastases to liver
  • Explore ways of prevention and protection from lawsuits while improving patient care
  • Discuss life in retirement after a busy colorectal surgery practice

Friday, March 12

  • Review management of fistula associated with colonic diverticular disease
  • Discuss informed consent in particular the scarcity of diversity, equity and inclusion in American Health care
  • Review the level of lymph node dissection for patients with right colon cancers
  • Discuss colorectal cancers in Famous individuals
  • Identify the health care cost effectiveness and value in healthcare and hemorrhoids

Schedule

Wednesday, March 10

3 p.m.
Registration

3:15 p.m.
Welcome and Program Overview

3:30 p.m. 
Interventional Radiology Management of Colorectal Liver Metastases

M. Shashidharan, MD, FRCS, FACS, FASCRS

4 p.m.
Prehabilitation in Colorectal Surgery

Jennifer L. Paruch, MD

4:30 p.m.
Buds and Guts – Cannabis 101 for The Colorectal Surgeon
Frederick A. Slezak, MD

5 p.m.
The pelvic floor elevated: review and updates for ventral mesh rectopexy.
Jill E. Clark, MD

5:30 p.m.
Complex Cases

6 p.m.
Evaluation and Adjournment

6:30 p.m.
Pizza Party

Thursday, March 11

6:30 a.m.
Registration and Continental Breakfast

7 a.m.
An Update on Radiation Oncology in the Management of Rectal Cancer

Amir Zahra, DO, DABR®

7:30 a.m.
Radiation Proctitis: A Review

M. Shashidharan, MD, FRCS, FACS, FASCRS

8 a.m.
Robotic Tips and Tricks with Advanced Techniques
Ohmar P. Coughlin, MD

8:30 a.m.
Approach to Colorectal Cancer with Liver Metastases
Benjamin M. Martin, MD

9 a.m.
Discussion and Questions

9:30 a.m.
Evaluation and Adjournment

Reconvene

4:30 p.m.
Improved Patient Care through Lawsuit Protection and Prevention
Larry Oxenham

5 p.m.
“Wir sin zu früh alt und zu spat schläu”
Richard P. Billingham, MD, FACS, FASCRS

5:30 p.m.
Complex Cases

6 p.m.
Evaluation and Adjournment

Friday, March 12

6:30 a.m.
Registration and Continental Breakfast

7 a.m.
Diverticular Fistula
Andrew J. Richards, MD, FACS

7:30 a.m.
Informed Consent: A Platform for Discussion of Scarcity, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in American Healthcare
Jill E. Clark, MD

8:30 a.m.
Should We Perform D3 Lymph Node Dissection: Why and How? Remote
Piyush Aggarwal, MD

9 a.m.
Discussion and Questions

9:30 a.m.
Evaluation and Adjournment

Reconvene

4:30 p.m.
Famous People with Colon Cancer
Frederick A. Slezak, MD

5 p.m.
Cost Effectiveness Analysis - Understanding Value in Healthcare and Hemorrhoids
Ohmar P. Coughlin, MD

5:30 p.m.
Complex Cases

6:30 p.m.
Evaluation and Adjournment


Education Credit

Category 1
Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 11 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) TM.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AAPA accepts AMA category 1 credit for the PRA from organizations accredited by ACCME.

Nurse CE
Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education designates this activity for 11 contact hours for nurses.  Nurses should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Accreditation Statement


In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education and The Midwest Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons.  Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education (HSCE) is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Registration

Physicians: $250
Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners: $200
Fellows: $100

Refund Policy

Continuing education and professional development courses may be cancelled by the attendee in writing up to 7 days before the course begins for a full refund, less a $25 processing fee. No refund will be given 7 days prior to the course. Some courses are not eligible for a refund; these exceptions are noted in specific course descriptions. If a course is cancelled by the University for non-weather related issues, the student will be notified and a full refund will be processed. In the event of a weather related closure, the course will be rescheduled.

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