Department of Surgery

THORACon: Esophageal Disease Conference

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Current Medical and Surgical Management of Esophageal Disease Conference

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Date: Feb. 26-27, 2021

The Current Medical and Surgical Management of Esophageal Disease conference will host distinguished speakers from across the nation. The course will promote interdisciplinary practices among physicians and other healthcare practitioners through engaging lectures to optimize the care of patients with esophageal disorders, including achalasia, gastroesophageal reflux disease, Barrett’s esophagus and esophageal cancer.

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Accreditation
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Texas Heart Institute and Baylor College of Medicine. Texas Heart Institute is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation
Texas Heart Institute designates this live activity for a maximum of 11.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

ABIM MOC Credit
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 11.0 Medical Knowledge MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

 

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Course Directors

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First Name
Shawn
Last Name
Groth
Honorific Title
M.D.
Associate Professor and Associate Chief
First Name
Hashem
Middle Name
B.
Last Name
El-Serag
Honorific Title
M.D., M.P.H.
Professor