Course Description and Statement of Need
The Cedars-Sinai 21st International Symposium on Pancreatic and Biliary Endoscopy teaching conference will be held in cooperation with three major endoscopy centers in Los Angeles, New York and Santiago, Chile. Balanced viewpoints, special techniques and practical clinical approaches will be presented throughout the program by renowned international faculty who bring unique knowledge, skills and excitement from North and South America. A total of 11 hours of ERCP procedure demonstrations will be streamed live from Cedars-Sinai procedure rooms so that participants can witness the different skills and equipment used to treat various pancreatic and biliary conditions.
This year’s special features include:
This educational activity will provide an intensive and comprehensive review of pancreatic and biliary endoscopy for gastroenterologists, gastroenterology fellows and gastroenterology nurses in attendance.
Credit Designation Statement
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 21.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Radiology and Fluoroscopy
11.0 credits of the course (specific to ERCP demonstrations) may meet requirements in the State of California toward renewal of the radiology and fluoroscopy supervisor license.
Continuing Nursing Education
The California State Board of Registered Nursing accepts courses approved by the ACCME for category 1 credit as meeting the continuing education requirements for license renewal.