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First Digestive Endoscopy Symposium Radisson Blu, Al-Hashemi Ballroom 8:00 am – 6:00 pm

First Announcement
NEW MOWASAT HOSPITAL ANNOUNCES
THE FIRST DIGESTIVE ENDOSCOPY SYMPOSIUM
October 9, 2010
Radisson SAS Hotel, Kuwait
 

 Directors

Jacques Devière(Belgium)

Mahmoud Omar(Kuwait)


The First Digestive Endoscopy Symposium will be a full day postgraduate course on the recent advances of digestive endoscopy and its utility in the management of related gastrointestinal diseases. The symposium will include both lectures and video case presentations. This combination of state of the art lectures and unedited videos will provide an excellent opportunity for discussion and interaction between participants and international experts.


 OBJECTIVES:

  • Discuss indications, utility, safety and local applicability of the latest endoscopic techniques
  • Compare and contrast methods for effective endoscopic management of digestive diseases
  • Participate in interactive discussion to evaluate multidisciplinary plans of digestive diseases management

 INTENDED AUDIENCE:


The Symposium is designed for gastroenterologists, surgeons, internists, pediatricians, GPs, family practitioners, nurses and biomedicals


For further information:

Dr. Mahmoud M. Omar
Symposium Director
New Mowasat Hospital
P.O. Box 6661, Salmiya 22077
Kuwait
Tel.: 00 965 97150602
e-mail: mmmmomar@hotmail.com
www.newmowasat.com


TOPICS:


  • Therapeutic ERCP
  • Diagnostic and therapeutic EUS (FNA, pseudocyst drainage, anastomosis)
  • Mucosal resection and submucosal dissection
  • Capsule endoscopy
  • Bariatric endoscopy
  • Post-liver transplant endoscopy
  • Portal hypertension-related gut bleeding
  • Non-variceal GI bleeding
  • Endoscopic management of Barrett’s esophagus
  • Diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy in IBD
  • Management of gut strictures (dilatation and stenting)
  • Management of endoscopic complications (perforation, bleeding)
  • Image-enhancement endoscopy
  • Confocal endomicroscopy

 

The Symposium is Endorsed by
The European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

 

FACULTY:

Fouad AL-ALY

(Kuwait)

Federico BUFFOLI

(Italy)

Jacques DEVIÈRE

(Belgium)

Marc GIOVANNINI

(France)

Martin KEUCHEL

(Germany)

Ibrahim MOSTAFA

(Egypt)

Mahmoud OMAR

(Kuwait)

Thierry PONCHON

(France)

And more……

 

 

ORGANIZING COMMITTEE :

Alaa Al-Mansour

May Saliba

Zeeshan Miraj

Fadia Fouda

Maher Fakeh

Rebecca Camot

           Next Meeting

     October 8, 2011, Salmiya, Kuwait.


GENERAL INFORMATION:

Venue:

Al-Hashemi II Hall, Radisson SAS Hotel
Tel.:   +965 2567 3000
Fax:   +965 2575 0155
www.radissonblu.com/hotel-Kuwait

   

Language:

The official language of the symposium is English.

 

Registration:

  • Online registration is closed. Onsite registration will start from 8am at Radisson SAS.
  • Or visit New Mowasat Hospital, or mail to

Medical Department, c/o Ms. Rebecca Camot,
P.O. Box 6661, Salmiya 22077, Kuwait

  • Onsite registration will be at Al-Hashemi II Hall, Radisson SAS hotel from 0800 on 9th Oct. ‘10
 

Registration Fees:

Before September 15, 2010:      5 KD

After September   15, 2010:      10 KD

(Individual ESGE members will have 20% discount)

(Registration fee includes all symposium material, lunch and refreshments)

 

Letter of Invitation:

A formal letter of invitation can be sent upon request.

   

CME

Category 1: 6 Points
Category 2:  0.5 Points per hour

Reg. No.      

8/IMO/Oct10

All participants will be issued with a certificate of participation and CME points

 

Hotel Reservation:

Hotel bookings can be made on-line directly to Radisson Hotel
(www.radissonblu.com/hotel-Kuwait) Special rate will be arranged.


 

Programme

08:00

Registration

Session I

08:30-09:00

Welcome

CME Coordinator: Zeeshan Miraj (Salmiya, Kuwait)
Symposium Director: Jacques Devière (Brussels, Belgium)
AHA, New Mowasat Hospital: Nadeem Nazir (Salmiya, Kuwait)

09:00-09:40

 

 

 

Opening Lecture

 

Chairpersons:

Marc Giovannini(Marseille, France)
Mohammed Al-Jarallah (Hawally, Kuwait)
Kashif Rizvi (Salmiya, Kuwait)

Bariatric Endoscopy
Jacques Devière (Brussels, Belgium)

09:40-10:30

 

 

 

 

 

 

Video Case Presentations

 

Moderators:

Federico Buffoli (Cremona, Italy)
Fuad Hassan (Kuwait City, Kuwait)
Abdul-Rahman Aljebreen (Riyadh, KSA)
Thierry Ponchon (Lyon, France)

NBI for the diagnosis of dysplastic Barrett’s esophagus
Thierry Ponchon (Lyon, France)

Bilio-pancreatic duct drainage under EUS guidance
Marc Giovannini(Marseille, France)

Endoscopic management of biliary fascioliasis
Ibrahim Mostafa (Cairo, Egypt)

EMR of rectal T1 carcinoma
Martin Keuchel (Hamburg, Germany)

10:30-11:00

Coffee break and visit to the exhibition


 

Session II

11:00-11:50

 

 

State of the Art Lectures

Chairpersons:

Bader Al-Enezi (Al-Jahra, Kuwait)
Ahmed Hashem (Jeddah, KSA)
Thierry Ponchon (Lyon France)

11:00

Image-enhanced endoscopy with i-scan technology
Federico Buffoli (Cremona, Italy)

11:25

Intraductal and EUS-guided endomicroscopy
Marc Giovannini(Marseille, France)

11:50-13:00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Video Case Presentations

Moderators:

Sameh Fakhry (Abu-Dhabi, UAE)
Martin Keuchel (Hamburg, Germany)
Stephen Patty (Kuwait City, Kuwait)
Mohamad Saad (Salmiya, Kuwait)

Duodenal EMR
Thierry Ponchon (Lyon, France)

Management of bleeding gastric varices
Ibrahim Mostafa (Cairo, Egypt)

Small bowel tumor, endoscopic management
Ahmed Al-Fadli (Kuwait City, Kuwait)

Gastro-cystic-percutaneous drainage of pancreatic necrosis
Martin Keuchel (Hamburg, Germany)

Endoscopic incision of refractory esophageal stricture
Jacques Devière (Brussels, Belgium)

13:00-14:00

Lunch and visit to the exhibition


 

Session III

14:00-14:50

 

 

State of the Art Lectures

Chairpersons:

Jacques Devière (Brussels, Belgium)
Amr Gamal (Salmiya, Kuwait)
Yousif Qari (Jeddah, KSA)

14:00

Methods for enteroscopy
Martin Keuchel (Hamburg, Germany)

14:25

Diagnosis and treatment of ampullary adenomas
Thierry Ponchon (Lyon, France)

14:50-16:00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Video Case Presentations

Moderators:

Marc Giovannini(Marseille, France)
Zeeshan Miraj (Salmiya, Kuwait)
Ibrahim Mostafa, (Cairo, Egypt)

ESD of gastric lesion
Federico Buffoli (Cremona, Italy)

EUS-guided hepaticogastrostomy
Jacques Devière (Brussels, Belgium)

Endoscopic management of bleeding Dieulafoy-like lesion
Mahmoud Omar (Salmiya, Kuwait)

Treatment of early carcinoma on Barrett’s esophagus by ESD and radiofrequency ablation
Marc Giovannini (Marseille, France)

Management of benign biliary stricture
Ibrahim Mostafa (Cairo, Egypt)

16:00-16:30

Coffee break and visit to the exhibition


 

Session IV

16:30-17:20

 

 

State of the Art Lectures

Chairpersons:

Federico Buffoli (Cremona, Italy)
Mahmoud Omar (Salmiya, Kuwait)
Mohammed N. Kanawati (Salmiya, Kuwait)

16:30

Management of biliary complications after liver transplantation
Ibrahim Mostafa (Cairo, Egypt)

16:55

Place of Contrast enhanced and Elastography EUS in the management of pancreatic masses
Marc Giovannini (Marseille, France)

17:20-18:20

 

Video Case Presentations

Moderators:

Metwally Afifi (Hawally, Kuwait)
Jacques Devière (Brussels, Belgium)
Martin Keuchel (Hamburg, Germany)

Management of bariatric surgery complications
Jaber Al-Ali (Kuwait City, Kuwait)

Transoral gastroplasty
Jacques Devière (Brussels, Belgium)

Removal of an ileal gallstone by endoscopic ileocecal valvulotomy
Federico Buffoli (Cremona, Italy)

Esophageal ESD
Thierry Ponchon (Lyon, France)

18:20-18:30

Closing remarks
Mahmoud Omar (Salmiya, Kuwait)