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

29th Annual Winter Meeting: Midwest Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
Wednesday, March 18, 2020 - 3:00pm - Friday, March 20, 2020 - 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 18

  • Review interventional radiology treatment options for treatment of colorectal liver metastases
  • Discuss the importance of prehabilitation in colorectal surgery
  • Explore the incidence of colovesical and colovaginal fistulas from diverticulitis in a community  
  • Identify methods used to master a difficult colonoscope

Thursday, March 19

  • Discuss radiation treatment for rectal cancer
  • Explain the how to approach to IBD associated Dysplasia
  • Discuss indications for local treatment of rectal cancers and role of neoadjuvant/adjuvant treatment
  • Discuss potential benefits and risks of S pouch compared to a J ileoanal pouch
  • Describe treatment of peritoneal carcinomatosis
  • Discuss robotic TAMIS
  • Interpret the management of liver metastases

Friday, March 20

  • Recognize the histology of uncommon colorectal tumors
  • Discuss types of bias and its impact on clinical judgement
  • Discuss colorectal surgery training in a general surgery training program
  • Detect anorectal ailments and managing expectations
  • Discuss indications if any for D3 lymph node dissection for right colon cancers

Schedule

Wednesday, March 18

3 p.m.
Registration

3:15 p.m.
Welcome and Program Overview

3:30 p.m. 
Interventional Radiology Management of Colorectal Liver Metastases
Sushma P. Kunnathil, MD

4 p.m.
Prehabilitation in Colorectal Surgery
Jennifer L. Paruch, MD

4:30 p.m.
Incidence of Colovesical and Colovaginal Fistulas Secondary to Diverticulitis in the Community Setting at UPMC Pinnacle Versus National Data
Stephen Atkinson, MD

5 p.m.
Mastering the Difficult Colonoscopy
Peter W. Marcello, MD, FACS, FASCRS

5:30 p.m.
Complex Cases

6 p.m.
Evaluation and Adjournment

6:30 p.m.
Pizza Party

Thursday, March 19

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

7:30 a.m.
Dysplasia in IBD
Jon D. Vogel, MD

8 a.m.
Indications for Local Excision of Rectal Cancers and Role of Adjuvant/Neoadjuvant Treatment After Local Excision
Jennifer A. Leinicke, MD

8:30 a.m.
Benefits and Risks of S and J Ileoanal Pouch
Joseph C. Melvin, MD

9 a.m.
Discussion and Questions

9:30 a.m.
Evaluation and Adjournment

Reconvene

4:30 p.m.
Treatment of Peritoneal Carcinomatosis
Brian W. Loggie, MD

5 p.m.
Robotic TAMIS: Future or Fiction
Ohmar Coughlin, MD

5:30 p.m.
Complex Cases

6 p.m.
Evaluation and Adjournment

Friday, March 20

6:30 a.m.
Registration and Continental Breakfast

7 a.m.
Histology of Uncommon Colorectal Tumors
Darren Groh, MD

7:30 a.m.
Types of Bias and How They Impact Clinical Decision Making
Austin Person, MD

8 a.m.
Colorectal Surgery Training in General Surgery Residency
Hernan Hernandez, MD

8:30 a.m.
Anorectal Ailments and the Art of Managing Expectations
Jill E. Clark, MD

9 a.m.
Discussion and Questions

9:30 a.m.
Evaluation and Adjournment

Reconvene

4:30 p.m.
Should we perform D3 Lymph node dissection for Right colon cancer?
Piyush Aggarwal, MD

5 p.m.
Approach to colorectal cancer with liver metastases
Benjamin M. Martin, 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 11.25 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 11.25 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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