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Diagnosis and Management of Pancreatic Cysts (On-Demand) | August 2019
Released: July 2019
Viewing Time: 56 minutes
Description
With increasing use of cross-sectional imaging, the diagnosis of pancreatic cysts is climbing. The goal of this program is to review and discuss the different types of pancreatic cystic lesions that are most often encountered in practice and to distinguish worrisome (mucinous) from benign (nonmucinous) cysts. Additionally, the program will help healthcare providers negotiate the different guidelines in order to facilitate appropriate plan and follow up on these patients.

The live event was held August 9, 2019. The recording of this event will be available by August 15, 2019.
Learning Objectives
At the end of this webinar, you should be able to:
  • Discuss the different types of pancreatic cystic lesions
  • Demonstrate how to distinguish the different types of pancreatic cystic lesions
  • Apply the current guidelines for surveillance of pancreatic cystic lesions
Faculty
Vanessa Shami, MD, FASGE
University of Virginia Health System
Charlottesville, VA

Vanessa M. Shami, MD is professor of medicine and director of endoscopic ultrasound in the division of gastroenterology and hepatology at University of Virginia Medical Center. She completed her internal medicine residency as well as her gastroenterology fellowship at the University of Virginia. Subsequently, she completed an advanced therapeutic endoscopy fellowship at the University of Chicago.

Dr. Shami has received numerous teaching awards including the University of Virginia Department of Medicine Excellence in Teaching Award, and is an elected member of the University of Virginia Academy of Distinguished Educators. She maintains a busy clinical practice, which embraces her interests in Barrett’s ablation, upper and lower endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR), GI oncology and pancreaticobiliary medicine. Her clinical research has led to numerous papers and she co-edited a text book on endoscopic ultrasound. Dr Shami currently serves as an American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Governing Board Councilor and is on the VideoGIE Editorial Review.

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Hardware/Software Requirements
Windows Requirements: 
Operating system: Windows 7+ 
Browser: Internet Explorer 8+, Firefox 10+, Google Chrome 10+ 
Internet connection: DSL, cable modem, or other high-speed connection 
Flash: Adobe® Flash® Player 12+ 

Macintosh Requirements: 
Operating system: Mac OS X 10.6.8+ 
Browser: Mozilla Firefox 10+, Safari 5+, Google Chrome 10+ 
Internet connection: DSL, cable modem, or other high-speed connection
Flash: Adobe® Flash® Player 12+
Contact Information
For technical difficulties or questions related to content or CME credits, please contact ASGE between the hours of 8:30 AM and 5:00 PM (CST) at 1-866-353-2743 or email education@asge.org.
Summary
Availability: On-Demand
Expires on Aug 15, 2022
Cost: Member: $99.00
Non-Member: $149.00
Credit Offered:
1 CME Credit
1 Participation Credit
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