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ABOUT THE 2020 PANCREAS ACADEMY 

The Collaborative Alliance for Pancreatic Education and Research (CAPER) is proud to announce the 4th Annual Pancreas Academy, now offered as a live, interactive webinar series and a self paced, on demand format.  The July 22, 2020 Pancreas Academy will be offered as an online, via a live, interactive webinar series and a self paced, on demand format.  

This CME, CEU and MOC accredited program aims to improve healthcare providers’ knowledge by delivering a focused update on the most clinically relevant information on areas such as normal pancreatic physiology, pancreatic exocrine insufficiency, pancreatic oncology, and pancreatic endotherapy. Our expert faculty will explain new keys to pathogenesis, clinical manifestations, replacement of pancreatic enzymes, and optimal therapeutic approaches. In addition, a focus will be placed on early detection of pancreatic cancer; identifying risk factors, advances in screening, diagnosis, and the latest neoadjuvant treatment modalities for pancreatic cancer.

 

Please mark your calendar to attend this exciting program!  For questions or inquiries, please contact CAPER at caper@pacemedcom.com.

Sincerely,

Walter Park, MD
2020 CAPER President

Registration Fees

Free of charge.

Registration will include live ZOOM webinar access and one year access to self-paced modules.

 

Target Audience

This activity has been designed to meet the educational needs of physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and nurses involved in the care of patients with pancreatic diseases.

 

Educational Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Describe current guidelines for the diagnosis and management of pancreatic diseases and disorders.

  • Employ an evidence-based approach to the management of pancreatic diseases and disorders.

  • Identify new advances in pancreatic diseases and disorders and assess their potential impact on clinical practice.

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Anatomy, Physiology, and Function of the Pancreas

Aatur Singhi, MD, PhD

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Date: July 23, 2020

Time: 8:00PM EDT

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Endotherapy in Pancreatic Disorders

 

Greg Cote, MD

The Medical University of South Carolina

Date: July 23, 2020

Time: 8:30PM EDT

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Overview of Chronic Pancreatitis: Presentation, Diagnosis, Course

Chris Forsmark, MD

University of Florida

Date: July 30, 2020

Time: 8:00PM EDT

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Pediatric Pancreatic Disorders

 

Mark Lowe, MD, PhD

Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis

Date: July 30, 2020

Time: 8:30PM EDT

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Pancreas Cancer: Diagnosis and Current Treatment Approaches

 

Nathan Bahary, MD, PhD

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Date: August 6, 2020

Time: 8:00PM EDT

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Pancreatic Cancer Screening of High Risk Individuals

 

Aimee Lucas, MD

Icahn School of Medicine Mount Sinai

Date: August 6, 2020

Time: 8:30PM EDT

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Imaging Modalities of Pancreatic Disorders

 

Temel Tirkes, MD

Indiana University School of Medicine

Date: August 13, 2020

Time: 8:00PM EDT

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Pancreas Cysts

 

Shounak Majumder, MD

Mayo Clinic

Date: August 13, 2020

Time: 8:30PM EDT

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Overview of Acute Pancreatitis: Presentation, Diagnosis, Severity and Course

Anna Evans Phillips, MD, MS

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Date: August 20, 2020

Time: 8:00PM EDT

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Surgical Therapy in Pancreatic Disorders

 

Katherine Morgan, MD

The Medical University of South Carolina

Date: August 20, 2020

Time: 8:30PM EDT

 

Credit Designation

 

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the New Mexico Medical Society (NMMS) through the joint providership of the Rehoboth McKinley Christian Health Care Services (RMCHCS) and the Collaborative Alliance for Pancreatic Education and Research.  RMCHCS is accredited by NMMS to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

 

RMCHCS designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credits commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

The AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM  offered by this activity and provided by the ACCME or a ACCME state accreditor is accepted by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) with 1 AMA PRA Category credit equal to 1 CE contact hour.  The AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM  is also accepted by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistant (NCCPA) with 1 AMA PRA credit equal to 1 CE contact hour. Please contact the AANP Certification Board at https://www.aanpcert.org/ or the NCCPA at https://www.nccpa.net/ContinuingMedicalEducation for further information.

New this year!​

MOC AND CEU Credit Designation will be available to all registrants with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 Jointly provided by the New Mexico Medical Society (NMMS) through the joint providership of Rehoboth McKinley Christian
Health Care Services (RMCHCS) and the Collaborative Alliance for Pancreatic Education and Research. 

Webinar Schedule

This educational activity is supported by educational grants from AbbVie and AstraZeneca.

ABOUT US

The Collaborative Alliance for Pancreatic Education and Research’s (CAPER) mission is: (a) to facilitate the collaboration of researchers of pancreatic diseases and to support scientifically rigorous multi-center studies in pancreatic diseases; (b) to educate and train healthcare providers in pancreatic diseases; (c) and to increase public health awareness regarding pancreatic diseases.

CONTACT US

1400 N. Harbor Blvd.
Suite 625
Fullerton, CA 92835

O: 714-626-0458
F: 866-735-4373

caper@pacemedcom.com

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