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The Role of Endoscopy in the Management of Dysplasia in IBD | October 2021
Release Date: October 18, 2021
Viewing Time:
1.5 hours

Learn from experts in the field on how endoscopy is used in the care of patients with inflammatory bowel disease and is essential for diagnosing and treating both Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis. Will review current trends on endoscopic use in making initial diagnosis of IBD, distinguishing Crohn’s disease from ulcerative colitis, assess disease extent and activity, monitor response therapy, survey for dysplasia and provision of other endoscopic treatment and techniques.    

Release Date: October 2021
Viewing Time: 1.5 hours

Learning Objectives
  1. To learn use of advanced endoscopy techniques in management of strictures related to IBD
  2. Learn techniques to perform endoscopic fistulotomy, sinusotomy & abscess drainage in patients with IBD
  3. Learn how to perform endoscopic resection in patients with IBD

Gursimran Kochhar MD 
Associate Division Chief of the Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Medical Director of Endoscopic Innovations 
Allegheny Health Network 
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA 
Dr. Kochhar specializes in interventional inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and advanced therapeutic procedures.

Bo Shen MD
Section Head and Medical Director for the Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center
Vice Chair for Innovation in Medicine and Surgery
New York-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center
New York, NY, USA 
*A leader in using endoscopy to manage complications of IBD and IBD-related surgery, ranging from bowel blockage to surgical suture-line leaks