American College Of Surgeons - Inspiring Quality: Highest Standards, Better Outcomes

Session Code: DC11-1
Title: General Surgery Review Course - Part I
Date and Time of Session: Monday, October 23: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Description: This two-day course will provide a concise review of a majority of the essential content areas in general surgery. The course will help surgeons comply with Maintenance of Certification requirements and help guide their preparation for recertification examinations. A distinguished faculty will use an interactive case-based format that will cover the core elements of general surgery including abdomen, gastrointestinal tract, trauma, critical care, breast, endocrine, vascular, perioperative care. Questions will be available for review by participants prior to the course. During the course, an interactive audience response system will be used, and following the audience response system, the correct answer will be discussed by the faculty. At the conclusion of the course, participants will receive a syllabus with all questions, answers, supporting discussions.
CME Credit Hours: 5.5
Webcast Package Available: No
Audio Package Available: No
General Surgery (GEN)
Sponsored By:
Division of Education
Program Participants:
Laura J. Moore, MD, FACS
Travis P. Webb, MD, MHPE, FACS
Moderator Session I: Benign Abdomen
Lillian S. Kao, MD, MS, FACS
Speaker Hepatobiliary
Lillian S. Kao, MD, MS, FACS
Speaker Pancreas
O. Joe Hines, MD, FACS
Speaker Hernia
Mike K. Liang, MD, FACS
Speaker Esophagus
Marco G. Patti, MD, FACS
Speaker Bowel Obstruction
Clifford Y. Ko, MD, MS, MSHS, FACS
1 Hour Lunch
Moderator Session II: Malignant Abdomen
Bridget N. Fahy, MD, FACS
Speaker Esophagogastric
Mark W. Onaitis, MD, FACS
Speaker Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors (GIST) and Carcinoid
Michael Garrett House, MD FACS
Speaker Hepatobiliary Malignancies
Cristina R. Ferrone, MD, FACS
Speaker Colorectal Malignancies
Bridget N. Fahy, MD, FACS
Speaker Pancreatic Malignancies
Nicholas J. Zyromski, MD, FACS
10 Minute Break
Moderator Session III: Breast
Judy C. Boughey, MB, BChir, FACS
Speaker Benign Breast Disease: Genetic Risk
Elisa R. Port, MD, FACS
Speaker Breast Cancer
Judy C. Boughey, MB, BChir, FACS
10 Minute Break
Moderator Session IV: Endocrine
Judy C. Boughey, MB, BChir, FACS
Speaker Thyroid and Parathyroid
Melanie Lorene Lyden, MD MHPE FACS
Moderator Session V: Vascular
Laura J. Moore, MD, FACS
Speaker Arteriovenous (AV) Access
Melanie Hoehn, MD