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Presented at the

JW Marriott Orlando

May 4, 2019 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Registration and Information: Call 407-303-9863

The objective of this event is to provide participants a comprehensive education in Inflammatory Bowel Disease evaluation and management. The program covers five major topics.

  • Treatment options for the medical management of ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease.
  • Understand the role of surgery in the management of complications of Crohn’s disease.
  • How to evaluate, manage and monitor treatment of patients with IBD.
  • Diagnosing colon dysplasia/cancer in IBD patients and use of chromoendoscopy.
  • Perioperative management of IBD.

Event Information

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Objectives

The objective of this event is to provide participants a comprehensive education in Inflammatory Bowel Disease evaluation and management. The program covers five major topics.

  • Treatment options for the medical management of ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease
  • Understand the role of surgery in the management of complications of Crohn’s disease
  • How to evaluate, manage and monitor treatment of patients with IBD
  • Diagnosing colon dysplasia/cancer in IBD patients and use of chromoendoscopy
  • Peri-operative management of IBD
Agenda
Agenda  
7:30 - 7:55 Registration and Continental Breakfast
7:55 - 8:00 Welcome by Udayakumar Navaneethan, MD
8:00 - 8:45 Positioning anti-TNFs in the Management of Moderate to Severe Inflammatory Bowel Disease – Gary Lichtenstein, MD
8:45 - 9:30 Use of anti-adhesion molecules and anti-IL-12/23 medications in the Management of Inflammatory Bowel Disease –David Schwartz, MD
9:30 - 9:55 Biosimilars in IBD patients-Hope or hype? - Yehuda Chowers, MD
9:55 - 10:20 Positioning Tofacitinib in the treatment of UC and future therapies in the horizon – Raymond Cross, MD
10:20 - 10:45 Rheumatologist in the co-management of IBD patients - Shazia Beg, MD
10:45 - 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 - 11:25 Therapeutic Drug Monitoring in clinical practice-Pro-active vs. Reactive- Gary Lichtenstein, MD
11:25 - 11:50 How to manage biologics in the peri-operative period and management of Crohn’s disease after surgery- Raymond Cross, MD
11:50 - 12:30 Treat to target: Incorporating endoscopy in the optimal management of IBD and endoscopic management of IBD complications- Udayakumar Navaneethan, MD
12:30 - 1:15 Lunch break
1:15 - 1:45 Chromoendoscopy in cancer surveillance in IBD-How to do it and incorporating in clinical practice-Udayakumar Navaneethan, MD
1:45 - 2:15 Perianal CD-Debate:
  Pro-medications: David Schwartz, MD
  Pro-surgery: John Monson, MD
2:15 - 2:40 When can we de-escalate therapy in IBD; Immunomodulation in IBD- Yehuda Chowers, MD
2:40 - 3:15 State of the Art: The future algorithms in IBD management- Integrating current and future therapies- Gary Lichtenstein, MD
3:15 - 3:45 Looking into the crystal ball: Can we predict treatment response in IBD-“Personalized medicine in IBD” - Yehuda Chowers, MD
3:45 - 3:50 Questions and Concluding Remarks
Target Audience

Gastroenterologists, Colorectal Surgeons, Dermatologists, Rheumatologists, Gastroenterology trainees, Internists, Advanced Nurse Practitioners and Nurses

Cost
$50.00 Registration Fee
Registration Link

Register here or call Call 407-303-9863 for more information.

Presented by Center for Interventional Endoscopy

Location

JW Marriott Orlando
4040 Central Florida Pkwy, Orlando, FL 32837

The resort is set on 500 lush acres, welcoming Florida travelers with upscale amenities and superb service. Take advantage of our lazy river outdoor pool and Grande Lakes Sports, including a bike trail. Enjoy The Ritz-Carlton Spa® Orlando and the par-72 golf course designed by Greg Norman. The hotel hosts delicious dining options, from casual farm-to-table fare to fine dining.

Lodging Information

JW Marriott Orlando
4040 Central Florida Pkwy, Orlando, FL 32837

For a discounted room rate, click here to reserve.

CME Information

AdventHealth is accredited by the Florida Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians. AdventHealth designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s). Each physician should claim only those hours of credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

American Disabilities Act

AdventHealth is committed to making its activities accessible to all individuals. If you have a disability, please submit a description of your needs, along with your registration, to assure that you will be able to participate in this activity.

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Course Director

Udayakumar Navaneethan, MD, FACG

Director, IBD Center and Interventional IBD Unit, AdventHealth Center for Interventional Endoscopy
Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine University of Central Florida College of Medicine

AdventHealth Faculty

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  • Headshot of Ji Young Bang, MD

    Ji Young Bang, MD

    Director of Clinical Research
    Center for Interventional Endoscopy

  • Headshot of Robert Hawes

    Robert Hawes, MD

    Medical Director, AdventHealth Institute for Minimally Invasive Therapy
    Professor of Internal Medicine, University of Central Florida College of Medicine

  • Headshot of Muhammad Hasan

    Muhammad Hasan, MD

    Director, Advanced Endoscopy Fellowship
    Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine,
    University of Central Florida College of Medicine

  • Headshot of John Monson

    John Monson, MD

    Executive Director Colorectal Surgery, AdventHealth
    Center for Colon and Rectal Surgery, AdventHealth Medical Group
    Professor of Surgery, University of Central Florida, College of Medicine

  • Headshot of Shyam Varadarajulu

    Shyam Varadarajulu, MD

    Medical Director, AdventHealth Center for Interventional Endoscopy
    Professor of Internal Medicine, University of Central Florida College of Medicine

Guest Faculty

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  • Headshot of Shazia Beg

    Shazia Beg, MD

    Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine
    Assistant Program Director, Rheumatology
    University of Central Florida College of Medicine
    Orlando, Florida

  • Headshot of Yehuda Chowers

    Yehuda Chowers, MD

    Director, Gastroenterology Institute
    Director, Clinical Research Institute at Rambam (CRIR)
    Professor of Medicine,
    Rambam Health Care Campus 
    Department of Gastroenterology
    Rambam, Israel

  • Headshot of Raymond Cross

    Raymond Cross, MD, MS, AGAF

    Associate Professor of Medicine 
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
    Director of the Inflammatory Bowel Disease Program
    University of Maryland School of Medicine
    Co-Director Digestive Health Center
    University of Maryland Medical Center
    Baltimore, Maryland

  • Headshot of Gary Lichtenstein

    Gary R. Lichtenstein, MD

    Director, Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center
    Professor of Medicine,
    Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

  • Headshot of David Schwartz

    David Schwartz, MD

    Director, Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center
    Professor of Medicine,
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center
    Nashville, Tennessee

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Cost: $50 Registration Fee

Presented by Center for Interventional Endoscopy

For more information call Call 407-303-9863