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(Two-year) Curriculum in GI Clinical Conferences as arranged by Topics

Gastroenterology

Esophagus

  • Medical Therapy of GERD
  • Surgical Therapy of GERD
  • Barretts esophagus
  • Esophageal cancer
  • Manometry and esophageal dysmotility
  • Pediatric GERD/reflux

Gastric

  • Peptic Ulcers
  • Gastric Volvulus
  • Gastric carcinoids
  • Gastric cancer
  • Gastroparesis
  • Bariatric surgery

Small Bowel/Colon

  • Chronic Diarrhea
  • Celiac Sprue
  • Pseudo-membranous colitis
  • Pseudo-obstruction (Ogilvies)
  • Anorectal manometry and incontinence
  • Neutropenic enterocolitis
  • Colonic volvulus
  • Microscopic colitis
  • Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (3 talks)
  • Eosinophilic enterocolitis
  • Colonic Polyposis Syndromes/Hereditary Non-polyposis Colon Cancer syndrome
  • Mesenteric Ischemia
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon cancer screening
  • Ostomies/Anastomoses/Pouches
  • Graft vs Host Disease
  • Infectious Diarrhea
  • Food allergies

Pancreas

  • Acute Pancreatitis
  • Chronic pancreatitis
  • Cystic Pancreatic neoplasms and Intraductal papillary mucinous tumors
  • Islet cell tumors of pancreas
  • Pancreatic adenocarcinoma
  • Pancreatic pseudo-cyst management

Hepatology/ (Biliary)

  • Liver mass evaluation
  • Approach to abnormal LFTs
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Wilson’s disease
  • Hepatitis B
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatic encephalopathy
  • Variceal and portal hypertensive bleeding
  • Ascites and hepatorenal syndrome
  • Primary sclerosing cholangitis
  • Primary biliary cirrhosis
  • Drug-induced liver disease
  • Hepatocellular carcinoma
  • Autoimmune hepatitis
  • Steatohepatitis and fatty liver disease
  • Sphincter of oddi dysfunction
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Liver diseases in pregnancy

Nutrition

  • Clinical approach to malabsorption
  • Nutrition support in critical illness
  • Short bowel syndrome
  • Bariatric surgery
  • Pediatric malabsorptive diseases

Oncology

  • Esophageal cancer(Barretts esophagus)
  • Gastric cancer
  • Gastric carcinoids
  • Pancreatic adenocarcinoma
  • Islet cell tumors of pancreas
  • Cystic Pancreatic neoplasms and Intraductal papillary mucinous tumors
  • Colon cancer
  • Colon cancer screening
  • Role of radiation therapy in GI cancer
  • Hepatocellular carcinoma
  • Colonic Polyposis Syndromes/Hereditary Non-polyposis Colon Cancer syndrome

Other

  • GI Bleeding
  • Abdominal pain evaluation in pediatrics
  • Cutaneous manifestations of GI disease
  • Transplant medicine Pharmacology (Transplant surgery)
  • Ethics lecture: Informed Consent (Dept of Ethics)
  • Ethics lecture: The ethical dilemma of invasive nutrition (Dept of Ethics)
  • Legal Medicine lecture: Risk Management in GI (Office of Counsel)
  • HIV and the GI tract
  • Worms, Flukes and other GI parasites