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Advanced Endoscopy Fellows Course

Eric P. Newman Education Center (EPNEC), 320 S Euclid Ave., St. Louis, MO 63110

Presented By: Interventional Endoscopy Section, Washington University School of Medicine

Course Director: Vladimir Kushnir, MD, FASGE

Planning Committee: Michael Awad, MD, Ahmad Bazarbashi, MD, Gabriel Lang, MD, Koushik Das, MD

This activity is designed for senior GI Fellows, advanced endoscopy Fellows and advanced surgical trainees. The course provides education in advanced therapeutic endoscopy through lectures and a hands-on program with expert faculty from Washington University and institutions around the United States. There are a limited number of travel awards available (maximum $700 per person) to help defray airfare expenses. Original receipts for travel must be submitted following the course for reimbursement. These travel awards will be awarded on a first-come basis.

Hands on experience will include one on one training with expert faculty covering:

  • ERCP
  • Diagnostic and Therapeutic EUS
  • Luminal Stenting
  • Endoscopic Suturing and Closure
  • Bariatric Endoscopy

How to Register/Contact: Limited travel awards. Registrations accepted on a first come basis. To register email Kaylha McGee at:

Cancellations: Although there is no fee to attend, notification of cancellation is appreciated to allow the space to be filled.

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