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Physician Engagement Education Series:
Current Advances in Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Disease


Cystic Lesions of Pancreas and Pseudocyst and Necrosis of Pancreas

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Release Date:   April 1, 2016
Expiration Date:   April 1, 2018

Estimated Time of Completion:  1 hour

Description

The Physician Engagement Education Series is designed to provide health care providers the tools to stay up to date on the latest innovations and trends of key topics in esophageal diseases, as well as share valuable insights from their own experiences and practices. The interactive format includes discussion and case presentations by key opinion leaders from around the world with audience and faculty interaction, discussion, polling and debate.

The Cystic Lesions of Pancreas and Pseudocyst and Necrosis of Pancreas webcast reviews surveillance, imaging and recommendations for care of patients with cystic lesions of pancreas, pseudocysts, and necrosis of pancreas.

Learning Objectives

  1. Assess the selective resection criteria in cystic lesions of the pancreas.
  2. Identify surveillance, imaging and frequency recommendations for patients with cystic lesions of pancreas.
  3. Discuss the current standards of care for the pseudocysts and necrosis of pancreas.

Target Audience

This activity is intended for family practice, internal medicine, gastroenterology, general surgery physicians and nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, residents and fellows.

Accreditation

The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for Continuing Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for Continuing Education designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits&trade / Self-Assessment credits toward Part 2 of the ABS MOC Program. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Participants claiming CME credit from this activity may submit the credit hours to the American Osteopathic Association Council for Category 2 credit.

Maintenance of Certification

Course Self-Assessment towards Part 2 of the ABS MOC Program

Upon achievement of a score of 100% on the Self-Assessment towards Part 2 of the American Board of Surgery Maintenance of Certification Program, you will obtain your certificate of attendance. Physicians are then able to add this completion to their American Board of Surgery portfolio online form. Participants will have an opportunity to review responses and retake questions.

 

Activity Director and Faculty

Activity Director

Jeffrey Ponsky, MD
General Surgery
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH

Faculty

Eren Berber, MD
Endocrine Surgery
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH

Prabhleen Chahal, MD
Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH

Sricharan Chalikonda, MD
General Surgery
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH

Charles Miller, MD
General Surgery
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH

Gareth Morris-Stiff, MD
General Surgery
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH

Cristiano Quintini, MD
General Surgery
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH

Tyler Stevens, MD
Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH

R. Matthew Walsh, MD
General Surgery
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH

CME Disclaimer

The information in this educational activity is provided for general medical education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical judgment of a physician relative to diagnostic and treatment options of a specific patient's medical condition. The viewpoints expressed in this CME activity are those of the authors/faculty. They do not represent an endorsement by The Cleveland Clinic Foundation. In no event will The Cleveland Clinic Foundation be liable for any decision made or action taken in reliance upon the information provided through this CME activity.

Faculty Disclosure

In accordance with the Standards for Commercial Support issued by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for Continuing Education requires resolution of all faculty conflicts of interest to ensure CME activities are free of commercial bias.

The following faculty have indicated that they have no relationship which, in the context of their presentation, could be perceived as a potential conflict of interest:

Eren Berber, MD
Prabhleen Chahal, MD
Sricharan Chalikonda, MD
Charles Miller, MD
Gareth Morris-Stiff, MD
Jeffrey Ponsky, MD
Cristiano Quintini, MD
Tyler Stevens, MD
R. Matthew Walsh, MD

This CME activity was produced by the Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for Continuing Education and the Physician Engagement Department.