Mount Sinai Intensive Review in Gastroenterology & Hepatology (Board Review)

Event Date
August 15, 2013 - August 17, 2013

Event Time
8:00AM - 5:00PM

Location
Mount Sinai Medical Center - Goldwurm Auditorium

Requires Registration
Yes

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Description

Program Description
This program is specifically designed for physicians, trainees, and allied health professionals with a strong interest or clinical practice in the fields of gastroenterology and hepatology. This course will serve as an update on the latest diagnostic and therapeutic issues in gastroenterology and hepatology.
The program has been developed using a case-based question and answer format, designed to replicate clinical scenarios, and thus serve as an intensive review tool for those attendees who will be taking the GI/Hepatology Board Certification examination.

Educational Objectives

  • Describe evidence-based management of patients with gastrointestinal and liver diseases.
  • Provide an intensive review of the most recently published literature and professional society guidelines pertaining to patients with gastrointestinal and liver diseases.
  • Improve the knowledge base and techniques required to prepare for the certification/recertification exams in gastroenterology and hepatology.

Who Should Attend?
Gastroenterologists, hepatologists, fellows/residents in training, and nurses/physician assistants who care for patients with gastrointestinal/liver diseases.

Brochure

Registration Fees
$495 Physicians
$195 MSSM and Affiliate Physicians
$195 Fellows, Residents, & Allied Health Professionals
*MSSM Fellows, Residents, & Allied Health Professionals: Complimentary*
- “All *indicated registrations are required to fax a letter of verification from Department Chairman/Chief-of-service to 646-537-9203 or a emailed copy of badge identification to cme@mssm.edu”

Online Registration
www.mssm.edu/cme/courses/boardreview2013

Course Location
Icahn Medical Institute, Goldwurm Auditorium
1425 Madison Avenue (corner of 98th street & Madison Avenue)
New York, NY 10029
Directions/Accommodations/Parking

Cancellation Policy
A fee of $25.00 will be retained to cover administrative costs for refunds and cancellations. All requests must be confirmed in writing to The Page and William Black Post-Graduate School two weeks before the course begins. No refunds will be made after August 1, 2013 for cancellations and for 'no-shows'.

Accreditation
The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation
The Icahn School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 22.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Verification of Attendance
Verification of attendance will be provided to all professionals.

Faculty Disclosure
It is the policy of Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai to ensure objectivity, balance, independence, transparency, and scientific rigor in all CME-sponsored educational activities. All faculty participating in the planning or implementation of a sponsored activity are expected to disclose to the audience any relevant financial relationships and to assist in resolving any conflict of interest that may arise from the relationship. Presenters must also make a meaningful disclosure to the audience of their discussions of unlabeled or unapproved drugs or devices. This information will be available as part of the course materials.

Special Needs
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai is in full compliance with provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act ADA and is accessible for individuals with special needs. If you would like to attend this conference and require any special needs or accommodations please contact The Page and William Black Post-Graduate School at 212-731-7950.

Conference Information, Please email cme@mssm.edu or call the Office of CME a 212.731.7950.