Date: April 5-7, 2017
Location: Baltimore, USA
The first annual Hopkins International Therapeutic Endoscopy Course (HITEC) is will take place April 5-7, 2017, at Johns Hopkins Medical School in Baltimore, USA. HITEC is an intense 2.5 day course dedicated to provide the practicing endoscopist state-of-the-art updates in diagnostic and therapeutic luminal endoscopy and pancreaticobiliary endoscopy.
In addition to extensive live endoscopy demonstrations and keynote lectures, the format will include small group meet the professor sessions, “oops” and “don’t do that at home” video sessions that encourage opportunities to encase the daily practice encounters as well as rare cases not typically performed during live courses in the U.S. The pancreaticobiliary endoscopy sessions will illustrate basic principles and techniques of EUS/EUS-FNA and ERCP. In addition, advanced and new procedures will be demonstrated. The luminal endoscopy sessions will focus on both basic and advanced techniques. Procedures such as ESD and POEM will be demonstrated. In short, this unique 2-day course featuring super star global endoscopists will ensure detailed and comprehensive illustration of optimal techniques to enhance endoscopic skills, while simultaneously introducing advanced and novel procedures/techniques to endoscopists everywhere.
Hands-on lab session with explants and training models will be available.