Pancreas Update 2017

Pancreas Update

December 9, 2017

 

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Agenda

PANCREATIC FLUID COLLECTIONS (PFCs)
8:00-8:20 AM Walled-off Necrosis versus a Pseudocyst – How to reliably differentiate by CT and MRI? Desiree Morgan
8:25-8:45 AM Drainage of Pancreatic Fluid Collections – Endoscopic, Percutanous or by Both Techniques? Shyam Varadarajulu
8:50-9:10 AM Endoscopic Necrosectomy in Walled-off Necrosis – When and how to perform? Martin Freeman
9:15-9:35 AM Surgery for Pancreatic Fluid Collections: When is it required? Nicholas Zyromski
9:40-10:00 AM Clinical Challenges by CIE Team
Focus Points: Role of ERCP in evaluation of PFCs (Disconnected Pancreatic Duct Syndrome)
Lumen-apposing Metal or Plastic stents for PFC drainage?
10:00-10:10 AM Minimally Invasive Surgery versus Endoscopy Randomized (MISER) Trial: What have we learnt? CIE TEAM
10:15-10:30 AM Coffee Break
PANCREATIC CYSTS & PANCREATITIS
10:30-10:50 AM Pancreatic Cysts – How to identify high risk lesions by CT and MRI? Desiree Morgan
10:55-11:15 AM Pancreatic Cysts – Evidence based evaluation by EUS. Anne-Marie Lennon
11:20-11:40 AM Pancreatic Cysts – When to operate? Nicholas Zyromski
11:45 -12:05 PM Acute Recurrent Pancreatitis: How to investigate and treat? Suresh Chari
12:10-12:30 PM Pain in early Stage Chronic Pancreatitis: Observe, EUS-guided Celiac Block or Auto Islet Transplantation. Martin Freeman
12:30-1:15 PM Lunch
PANCREATIC MASSES
1:15-1:35 PM Mass in the Pancreas, FNA is indeterminate and IgG4 is negative – What next? Suresh Chari
1:40-2:00 PM Distinguished Lecture. Preoperative Biliary Decompression in Pancreatic Cancer – When and what stent? Nageshwar Reddy
2:05-2:25 PM Case Presentations by the CIE Team
Focus Points: Asymptomatic 35mm pancreatic cyst in an 85-year old healthy patient
Malignant obstructive jaundice but failed cannulation at ERCP: What next?
2:30-2:45 PM Wrap-up and Adjourn

TARGET AUDIENCE

Gastroenterologists, General Surgeons, Surgical Oncologists, Pancreatic-biliary Surgeons, Fellows-in-Training, Allied Health Professionals and Nurses

Objectives

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Differentiate a pseudocyst from walled-off necrosis
  • Deliver multi-disciplinary care for patients with symptomatic pancreatic fluid collections
  • Explain the implications of an incidentally-discovered cyst lesion in the pancreas
  • Differentiate chronic pancreatitis from alternative diagnoses
  • Work-up acute recurrent pancreatitis
  • Evaluate obstructive jaundice and treat appropriately using evidence-based endoscopic techniques

CME

Florida Hospital is accredited by the Florida Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Florida Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) TM. Each physician should claim only those hours of credit commensurate with the extent of his/her participation in the activity.

Course Location and Hotel Accommodation

Alfond Inn
300 E New England Ave
Winter Park, Florida
Phone: (407) 998-8090

Course Fee

Physicians $50.00
Others $30.00

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