Endobronchial Ultrasound Course 2015 (EBUS Course)
This course is designed for pulmonologists, thoracic surgeons, and allied health professionals
who are interested in enhancing their knowledge about lung cancer staging and more
effectively utilizing existing tools and new technologies, particularly endobronchial ultrasound,
in their care of lung cancer patients. The lectures and interactive didactic sessions
will cover a range of topics including Transbronchial Needle Aspiration,
Endoscopic Ultrasound, and staging of lung cancer.
|8:00-8:15 am||Registration and continental breakfast|
|8:15-8:20 am||Welcoming Remarks||Momen Wahidi, MD, MBA|
|8:20-8:40am||Basics of Endoscopic Ultrasound||Rabih Bechara, MD|
|8:40-9:05 am||EBUS Mediastinal Anatomy||Kamran Mahmood, MD|
|9:05-9:25 am||Rapid On-Site Evaluation: Review and Tips from the Pathologist||Christopher Alley, MD|
|9:25-9:50 am||Current Approach to Lung Cancer Staging||Lonny Yarmus, MD|
|9:50-10:00 am||Questions and Answers|
|10:15-10:40 am||Endobronchial Ultrasound: Real Time Guidance of TBNA||Momen Wahidi, MD, MBA|
|10:40-11:05 am||Radial Endobronchial Ultrasound||Alexander Chen, MD|
|11:05-11:25 am||Navigation Bronchoscopy||Carla Lamb, MD|
|11:25-11:50 am||Molecular Testing in lung cancer||David Feller-Kopman, MD|
|11:50-12:00 pm||Questions and Answers|
|12:50 - 5:00PM||Hands-on stations|
How to Register/Enroll Into a Course in ETHOS
In the upper right hand corner of the Ethos Home Page, type in the name of the course, Endobronchial Ultrasound Course 2015 (EBUS Course), in the search bar.
Click on the web link which will then direct you to the course landing page.
Click on Take Course at the bottom of the page to complete the registration process.
Upon completion of registration, a confirmation email will be sent providing the course details.
- Discuss current guidelines for lung cancer staging
- Recognize mediastinal anatomy and relationships between lymph nodes and vascular structure
- Describe the technique of Endobronchial Ultrasound (EBUS) and Navigation Bronchoscopy.
- 7.75 JA Credit