Stony Brook IBD Center: An Evening with the Experts

Thursday September 28, 2017


This conference has already taken place.


Insignia Prime Steak & Sushi - Smithtown, NY
1 Day Conference September 28th, 2017
1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours

Description

The target audience for this event will be comprised of both primary care providers and sub-specialists. While there will be some overlap, specific segments of the talks will be geared toward each. Primary care, providers will learn how to recognize the signs and symptoms of IBD, initiate a workup, and refer to gastroenterologists when appropriate. Gastroenterologists will learn how to utilize the newest endoscopic, imaging and laboratory tests. They will also learn indications, cost, efficacy, and safety of the newest medical and surgical treatments.

To RSVP or for more information, please send an email to:
beth.jaronczyk@stonybrookmedicine.edu

To Register, please use the following link:

http://stonybrook.cvent.com/d/v5qht5


Dates and Times

Start: 9/28/2017 6:30 PM
End: 9/28/2017 9:00 PM

Objectives

  • Differentiate a suspected IBD patient from others with chronic gastrointestinal symptoms.
  • Initiate a laboratory workup where appropriate to investigate potential IBD patients.
  • Implement newer medical treatments for IBD.
  • Understand the differences between pediatric and adult patients with IBD.
  • Know when to refer a patient to surgical colleagues.

Speakers

  • Dr. Paula Denoya
    • Questions and Answers
    • Update on Surgical Options and Indications for Ulcerative Colitis
  • Dr. Jeffrey Morganstern
    • Not Little adults: Pediatric Considerations in IBD
    • Questions and Answers
  • Dr. Ramona Rajapakse
    • Questions and Answers
    • Update in IBD

Location

Insignia Prime Steak & Sushi
610 Smithtown Bypass
Smithtown, NY 11787

Accreditation

The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook, is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) . Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.