Faculty

Course Director :

Banke Agarwal, MD
Associate Professor of Internal Medicine
Director of Therapeutic Endoscopy
Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology
Saint Louis University School of Medicine
Saint Louis, Missouri

Guest Faculty :

John Allen, M.D., M.B.A.
Minnesota Gastroenterology, PA
St. Paul, Minnesota
Luis A. Balart, M.D.
Professor of Medicine
Chief, Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Tulane University Medical Center
New Orleans, Louisiana
Carlos Fernandez-del-castillo, M.D.
Associate Professor of Surgery
Director, Pancreas & Biliary Surgery Program
Massachussetts General Hospital
Harvard University
Boston, Massachusetts
Robert R. Cima, M.D.
Associate Professor of Surgery
Department of Colon & Rectal Surgery
Mayo Clinic School of Medicine
Rochester, Minnesota
Pierre A. Clavien, M.D., Ph.D.,
Professor and Chairman
Department of Visceral & Transplant Surgery
University of Zurich
Zurich, Switzerland
Glenn M. Eisen, M.D., M.P.H.
Professor of Medicine
Center for Health & Healing
Oregon Health Science University
Portland, Oregon
Elliott Fishman, M.D.
Professor of Radiology and Oncology,
Director, Diagnostic Imaging,
Johns Hopkins University,
Baltimore, Maryland
Martin Freeman, M.D.
Professor of Medicine
Interim Director, Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology
University of Minnesota Medical Center
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Lauren Gerson, M.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Gastroenterology
Stanford University Medical Center
Stanford, California
Robert H. Hawes, M.D.
Professor of MedicineDivision of Gastroenterology
Medical University of South Carolina
Charleston, South Carolina
Lawrence R. Huntoon, M.D., Ph.D.,
American Physicians and Surgeons
Private Neurology
Derby, New York
John Matthew Inadomi, M.D.
Dean M. Craig Endowed Chair
in Gastrointestinal medicine
Head, Division of Gastroenterology
University of Washington
Seattle, Washington
Jeffrey H. Peters, M.D.
Chairman and Professor, Department of Surgery
University of Rochester
Rochester, New York
Charles B. Rosen, M.D.
Professor of Surgery
Mayo Clinic Transplant Center
Mayo Clinic Medical Center
Rochester, Minnesota
Andrew Schlafly, J.D.
General Counsel
Association of American Physicians and Surgeons
New York
Nicholas Shaheen, M.D.
Professor of Medicine & Epidemiology
University of North Carolina School of Medicine
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Paul Suhocki, M.D.
Associate Professor of Radiology
Division of Vascular & Interventional Radiology
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, North Carolina
Kenneth Wang, M.D.
Director of Advanced Endoscopy Group
Professor of Internal Medicine
Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology
Mayo School of Medicine
Rochester, Minnesota
Robert A. Wolff, M.D.
Professor of Internal Medicine
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, Texas

Host Faculty :

David Aplington, JD
BJC Health Care
St. Louis, Missouri
Paul Buse, MD
Digestive Disease Medical Consultants
St. Louis, Missouri
Shaun M. Falvey, JD
Brown & Crouppen
St. Louis, Missouri
Steven Fern, DO
Specialists in
Gastroenterology
St. Louis, Missouri
Sreenivasa Jonnalagadda, M.D.
Professor of Medicine
Director, Biliary and Pancreatic Endoscopy
Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, Missouri
Ira Kodner, MD
Solon & Bettie Gershman Professor of Surgery
Section of Colon & Rectal Surgery
Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, Missouri
David Linehan, MD
Professor and Chief, Section of Hepatobiliary-Pancreatic and Gastrointestinal Surgery Washington University
School of Medicine
St. Louis, Missouri
Keith Naunheim, MD
Professor of Surgery
Chief, Thoracic Surgery
Saint Louis University School of Medicine
St. Louis, Missouri
Janet Elizabeth Tuttle-Newhall, MD
Professor of Surgery
Chief of Abdominal Transplant Services
Department of Surgery
Saint Louis University School of Medicine St. Louis, Missouri
Charlene Prather, MD, MPH
Professor of Medicine
Director of Motility
Saint Louis University
School of Medicine
St. Louis, Missouri
Michael Presti, MD
Clinical Professor of Internal Medicine
Saint Louis University Shool of Medicine
Midwest Gastroenterology & Hepatology
St. Louis, Missouri
Co-Sponsors:

ASGE designates this activity for a maximum of 8.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.
For additional information, call 314-977-7401.