7:15am           Registration and Continental BREAKFAST

7:50-8:00       Welcome                                                                               

8:00-8:20                   Basics of pancreaticobiliary anatomy                     C. Chapman

8:20-8:40                   Tips cannulation and sphincterotomy                    G. Haber

8:40-9:00                   Cholangioscopy basics                                             U. Siddiqui

9:00-9:20                   Difficult bile duct stones                                           G. Haber

9:10-9:40                   Biliary stenting for pancreatic cancer                    U. Siddiqui

9:40-10:00                 Q&A                                                                          All faculty

10:00-10:20               BREAK

10:20-10:40               ERCP in altered anatomy                                         G. Haber

10:40-11:00               Gallstone disease: Surgeon’s perspective on the role of endoscopy                  J. Alverdy

11:00-11:20               Prevention of ERCP related adverse events          U. Siddiqui

11:40-12:10               Debate: EUS-guided biliary drainage vs percutaneous biliary drainage when ERCP fails (EUS: I. Waxman, IR: TBD)

12:10-12:30pm         Q&A                                                                            All faculty

12:30-1:30pm            LUNCH

1:30-1:50pm              Diagnosing indeterminate biliary strictures: ERCP, Cholangioscopy, EUS                                                         I. Waxman     

1:50-2:10                   Hilar stenting                                                                                 G. Haber

2:10-2:30                   Ablative endoscopic therapy for cholangiocarcinoma              U. Siddiqui

2:30-2:50                   Integrating endoscopy and surgery in the management of cholangiocarcinoma and

liver transplant patient                        TBD

2:50-3:10                   Interactive Video Forum                                          C. Chapman

3:10-3:15pm              Closing Remarks                                                      

3:15-3:30pm              BREAK

3:30-5:00pm              Hands-on Workshop                                                            All faculty



                                    Mechanical lithotripsy

                                    Plastic stenting

                                    Metal stenting