7th Annual Flexible Endoscopic Surgery and Bariatric Endoscopy Course
March 27-29, 2020Loews Miami Beach Hotel

Course Director

Christopher Thompson, MD, MHES

Director of Endoscopy
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA

Co-Directors for Bariatric Endoscopy

Manoel Galvao Neto, MD

Scientific Director
Endovitta Institute
Sao Paulo, Brazil
Clinical Associate Professor
Florida International University
Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine
Miami, FL

Natan Zundel, MD

Medical Director
Jackson North Medical Center
Clinical Professor of Surgery
Florida International University
Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine
Miami, FL

Co-Directors for Flexible Endoscopic Surgery

Hiroyuki Aihara, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Gastroenterology Division
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Boston, MA

Lee Swanstrom, MD, FACS

Gastrointestinal and Minimally Invasive Surgery
The Oregon Clinic
Portland, OR

Co-Director Hands-on Workshop

Marvin Ryou, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Endoscopy
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Boston, MA

Faculty

Barham K. Abu Dayyeh, MD, MPH
Department of Internal Medicine
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Associate Professor of Medicine
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN
Hiroyuki Aihara, MD, PhD
Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Endoscopy
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA
Kenneth J. Chang, MD
Executive Director
H.H. Chao Comp Digestive Disease Center UCI Health
Professor and Chief
Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology
University of California, Irvine School of Medicine
Irvine, CA
Austin Lee Chiang, MD, MPH
Director of Endoscopic Bariatric Program
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Chief Medical Social Media Officer
Jefferson Health
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University
Philadelphia, PA
John B. Cleek, MD, FTOS
Chairman, American Board of Obesity Medicine
Medical Director of the Vanderbilt Center for Medical Weight Loss
Co-Director, UAB Center for Weight Loss
Associate Professor, University of Alabama
Nashville, TN
Paul B. Davidson
Director of Behavioral Services
Center for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Instructor of Psychiatry
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA
Eduardo Guimaraes Hourneaux De Moura
Hospital das Clínicas of the Medical School of the USP
Sao Paulo, Brazil
Diogo Turiani Hourneaux De Moura, MD, MSc, PhD
Post-Doctoral Research Fellow
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA
Tolga Erim, DO
Chair, Department of Gastroenterology
Director of Endoscopy, Digestive Disease Center
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine
Cleveland Clinic Florida Weston, FL
Pichamol Jirapinyo, MD
Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Endoscopy
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Boston, MA
Scott Kahan, MD, MPH
Director of Behavioral Services
Center for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Instructor of Psychiatry
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA
Sergey Kantsevoy, MD
Director, The Center for Therapeutic Endoscopy
The Melissa L. Posner Institute for Digestive Health & Liver Disease
Mercy Medical Center
Baltimore, MD
Mouen Khashab, MD
Director of Therapeutic Endoscopy
The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Associate Professor of Medicine
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Baltimore, MD
Nitin Kumar, MD
Department of Gastroenterology - Effingham
HSHS Medical Group
Effingham, IL
Vivek Kumbhari, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Director of Bariatric Endoscopy
Johns Hopkins Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Sibley Memorial Hospital and Johns Hopkins Hospital
Baltimore, MD
Violeta Popov, MD, PhD
Department of Medicine
NYU Langone Health
Assistant Professor
Department of Medicine
NYU School of Medicine
New York, NY
Marvin Ryou, MD
Division of Gastroenterology Hepatology and Endoscopy
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA
Allison Schulman, MD, MPH
University of Michigan
Gastroenterologist
Ann Arbor, MI
Stavros N. Stavropoulos, MD, FASGE, AGAF
Chief, GI Endoscopy
Director, Program in Advanced GI Endoscopy (P.A.G.E.)
NYU-Winthrop University Hospital
Adjunct Professor of Clinical Medicine
Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons.
Andrew C. Storm, MD
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN
Shelby Sullivan, MD
Department of Medicine - Gastroenterology
Associate Professor
Colorado University School Medicine
Denver, CO
Roman Turro, MD
Centro Medico Teknon
Barcelona, Spain
Mihir Wagh, MD
UC Health Digestive Health Center
Anschutz Medical Campus
Aurora, CO
Erik B. Wilson, MD
Medical Director - Bariatric Surgery
Memorial Hermann - Texas Medical Center
Professor of Surgery
University of Texas Medical School
Houston, TX