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PAAFIS 2016 – Day 1 Friday 26, 2016

 

REGISTRATION & BREAKFAST 7:00 AM-:00 AM

Welcome and Introduction 8:00AM – 8:10AM

 

Session 1

GERD: Medical and Lifestyle changes

8:10

8:25

Diagnostic algorithm for GERD: Measuring successful therapy outcomes and patient QOL measures

8:25

8:40

Lifestyle modifications as first step therapy in reflux management

8:40

8:55

Medical Options in management of Typical Symptoms of Reflux (Manu Sood)

8:55

9:10

LPR Options of Care (Vikash Modi)

9:10

9:25

Little Adults: The pediatric patients options and the risk of medical management - new developments (Thomas Ciecierega)

9:25

9:40

controversies of PPI use (DeMeester)

 

Questions 9:40 – 9:55

 

9:50

10:00

Break

 

Session 2

GERD: Surgery

10:00

10:20

Endoscopic Options in GERD Therapy (Amy Tyberg)

10:20

10:40

Nissen fundoplication and Novel treatments: Are all options equal

10:40

11:00

Barrett’s and reflux surgery: When is it a reasonable option

11:00

11:20

Necessity to Repair Diaphragmatic Hernias and the Incorporation of Mesh (O. Muensterer)

11:20

11:40

Multidisciplinary Approaches: Who do they benefit and how to make them work

11:40

12:00

 

 

12:00

1:00

Lunch

 

Session 3

Obesity and Esophageal disorders

1:00

1:20

Medical options for the management of reflux in Morbid obesity (Dacan)

1:20

1:40

Obesity: Fitting the right patient with the right surgical option (Pump)

1:40

2:00

Pediatric Morbid obesity: Lifestyle modifications in the face of reflux (Marisa Censani)

2:00

2:20

Gastroparesis: Causes and diagnostic workup (Amir)

2:20

2:40

Medical management for symptomatic control in gastroparesis (Carl V. Crawford)

2:40

3:00

When is surgery indicated and what type works best (Alfani)

PAAFIS 2016 – Day 2 Saturday 27, 2016

 

REGISTRATION & BREAKFAST 7:00 AM-:00 AM

Welcome and Introduction 8:00AM – 8:10AM

 

Session 1

GERD: Medical and Lifestyle changes

8:10

8:30

What’s the diagnosis: High resolution manometry and clinical judgement (Neelish Tipnis)

8:30

8:50

Achalasia subtypes and outcomes of intervention (Lambroza)

8:50

9:10

Is Per-oral endoscopic myotomy as good as it gets (Kahaleh)

9:10

9:30

Is Heller myotomy still the better option (Rasa Zarnegar)

9:30

9:50

My intervention is beginning to fail: Now what (Patty Marco)

 

9:50

10:00

Break

 

Session 2

GERD: Surgery

10:00

10:20

Eosinophilic Esophagitis in 21st Century – new shades of disease (Aliza Solomon)

10:20

10:40

Scleroderma and connective tissue disorders and mimicking symptoms

10:40

11:00

Rumination and Aerophagia (Psychiatry/Tara Mathews)

11:00

11:20

Pulmonary manifestations of forgut disorders (Stefan Worgall)

11:20

11:40

Holistic options in the face of forgut disorders (acupuncturist)

11:40

12:00

Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome (B Li)

12:00

12:20

Inflammatory Bowel Disease - don't assume ulcers are from GERD (Robbyn Sockolow)

12:20

12:40

This fifth second opinion for nausea and dyspepsia – can you help

12:40

1:00

Others: chest deformities, ALTEs, mediastinal masses

 

1:00

2:00

Lunch

 

Session 3

Breakaway Sessions 2:00PM – 4:00PM

Venue A

Expert discussions: Difficult Cases

Venue B

Hands-on Experience: Esophageal manometry; pH Impedance, BRAVO

Venue C

Dr. Oliver Muensterer – parental perspective, social aspects and advocacy/support groups (A. Wiedeman-Grolig, G. Slater)