2021 AGA & EndoscopyNow Fellows Forum: Navigating New Frontiers of Training in Gastroenterology
Live Virtual Meeting: October 16, 2021, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. EDT
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Open to all GI Fellows. No Fee.
The AGA in partnership with EndoscopyNow presents this exciting one-day virtual immersion that is intended for all GI Fellows. The program will include high-impact lectures, expert panel discussion, a case-based endoscopy video forum, Q&A and career development breakout rooms by Fellowship year. Course session will cover a broad range of hot topics in GI including: AI, training gaps, ergonomics, transitioning from fellow to academic/clinical practice. In addition, fellows will breakout into sessions by year to engage with faculty.
Morning Session: GI Fellowship Training in a New Era
Afternoon Session: Transitioning from Fellowship Training to Clinical Practice.
MORNING SESSION: Fellowship Training in a New ERA
11:00 am: Welcome and Introduction of Course Objective and Faculty
11:10 am – 11:30 am: LECTURE: Training the Next Generation of Gastroenterologists: Current Gaps and Future Solutions
11:30 am – 11:45 am: Q&A
11:45 am – 12:30 pm: PANEL DISCUSSION: Overcoming Gender and Racial Disparities in Fellowship Training
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm: FELLOW BREAKOUT with the EXPERTS:
Career development in Gastroenterology (Working Lunch)
(Zoom Breakout Rooms by 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th Fellowship Year
Breakout discussions to include, but not limited to the following topics:
• Breaking the Bad News
• Finding a job and negotiating a contract
• Community vs. Academic Practice
• Career Balance
1:30 pm – 1:45 pm: Break
AFTERNOON SESSION: Transitioning from Fellowship Training to Clinical Practice
1:45 pm – 2:15 pm LECTURE: Novel Innovation in GI Endoscopy: From Digital Health to AI: What’s new and What You need to know
2:15 pm – 2:25 pm: Q&A
2:25 pm – 2:45 pm: LECTURE: Dealing with Adverse Events: What to do and What NOT to do
2:45 pm – 2:55 pm: Q&A
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm: Clinical Challenges in Endoscopy VIDEO FORUM
4:00pm: Closing comments and Adjourn