Gastrointestinal Advances in Endoscopy and Minimally Invasive Surgery: Where Are We in 2016?

Jacksonville, FL US
April 8, 2016 to April 10, 2016

Course Director: Michael Wallace, M.D., Horacio Asbun, M.D.

The course will cover recent advances in minimally invasive and therapeutic endoscopy approaches to gastrointestinal diseases. The program will include didactic lectures from national and international experts and Mayo Clinic faculty, live case demonstrations from the OR and endoscopy suite, and highly informative video cases.

Registration Fees 

Physicians and Scientists


Residents, Fellows, PA’s, Nurses, Allied Health and Retirees


Meeting Location:
This course will take place at the Mayo Clinic Kinne Auditorium, Cannaday Building, 4500 San Pablo Road, Jacksonville, Florida, 32224.

Additional Information:

Credit Information
Lodging Accommodations and Parking 


Course Brochure
Program Schedule 

Exhibit Opportunities:

This course offers the unique opportunity for commercial companies to interact with health care providers and highlight their products and services. If you are interested in sponsoring or exhibiting at this course, please submit the exhibitor forms to Florida Exhibits.

Target Audience

GI physicians and surgeons; GI and surgical trainees; nurses and allied health

Learning Objectives

Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to:

  • Describe criteria for complete endoscopic research of early esophagus and colorectal T1 cancers.
  • Determine which patients may be candidates for neo-adjuvant therapy and minimally invasive pancreatectomy. 
  • Describe new minimally invasive approaches (Lap Heller, POEMS) to treatment of achalasia and spastic esophageal disorders.

Attendance at this Mayo course does not indicate nor guarantee competence or proficiency in the performance of any procedures which may be discussed or taught in this course.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 12.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 12.50 AOA
  • 12.50 Attendance
Event starts: 
04/08/2016 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
04/10/2016 - 5:00pm
Mayo Clinic, Kinne Auditorium
4500 San Pablo Road
Cannaday Building
Jacksonville, FL 32224
United States

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Available Credit

  • 12.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 12.50 AOA
  • 12.50 Attendance

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