ASGE and the ASGE Foundation honored several outstanding gastroenterologists who have contributed to the advancement of GI endoscopy during the 12th Annual Crystal Awards Dinner on Sunday, May 22, at the U.S. Grant Hotel in San Diego. M. Brian Fennerty, MD, FASGE, received the Rudolf V. Schindler Award, ASGE’s top honor.
Master endoscopists will come together for the ASGE Postgraduate Course at Digestive Disease Week® (DDW) 2017 to share tips for perfecting various endoscopic procedures. The two-day course, titled Best Tips/Worst Mistakes: Lessons from the Masters, will take place May 7 and 8, 2017, in Chicago, IL.
Top 10 social highlights from Monday’s exciting sessions and events. We’re looking forward to the final day of DDW and the remaining social buzz.
There will be a new champion in the annual ‘ASGE World Cup of Endoscopy’ this year, which will take place Tuesday. The popular competition features some of the best educational videos submitted to Digestive Disease Week® (DDW) 2016.
For the second consecutive year, ASGE is jointly sponsoring an international symposium with the Sociedade Brasileira De Endoscopia Digestiva (SOBED). During the Tuesday afternoon session, five SOBED representatives will discuss several challenges in endoscopy.
During Tuesday’s ‘Best of ASGE DDW en Español’ session, gastroenterology experts from Spanish-speaking countries will summarize important findings presented during Digestive Disease Week® (DDW) in five topic areas: innovation in endoscopy, colon and rectum, pancreatobiliary, extreme endoscopy, and small bowel.