ESD: Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection - Part I & Part 2


Physicians will be introduced to ESD through topic-focused didactic and hands-on educational sessions on the safe and effective use of Olympus technology and its role in advanced endoscopy procedures.

Agenda will include:

  • Open forum and roundtable discussion
  • Live case observation
  • Didactic presentations
  • Hands-on labs


  • State the appropriate steps for ESD
  • Evaluate appropriate lesions for ESD procedures
  • Demonstrate the safe and effective on label use of Olympus equipment and devices used for ESD
  • Perform appropriate steps for ESD
  • Identify possible complications related to ESD

Technologies used:

  • Full portfolio of ESD knives
  • NeedleMaster Injection Needle
  • QuickClip Pro (hemostasis clip)
  • Coagrasper (hemostatic forceps)
  • Distal Attachments
  • Eleview (Submucosal Injection Agent)

This is an advanced course for physicians with previous exposure to ESD.

  • Physician must commit to both course dates and the self study session, which includes 3 animal labs.
  • Physician has attended one of the following: ASGE-JGES Masters Course, Asian Masters, Olympus Intermediate Course or equivalent ESD Course.
  • Proficient in EMR.
  • Physician has approval from facility to perform self study animal lab(s).
  • A minimum of 2 years out of fellowship.


Part 1 - April 13-14, 2018
Gainesville, FL
Part 2 - June 29-30, 2018
Tampa, FL

Part 1 - June 15-16, 2018
Baltimore, MD
Part 2 - September 13-14, 2018
Orlando, FL

Part 1 - August 24-25, 2018
Gainesville, FL
Part 2 - November 9-10, 2018
Tampa, FL

Part 1 - December 14-15, 2018
Houston, TX
Part 2 - March 7-8, 2019
Orlando, FL


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The faculty listed are examples of faculty used at this course in the past. A combination of similar faculty will be used at each course.

Hiroyuki Aihara, MD, PhD

Gastroenterologist, Hepatology and Endoscopy
Brigham and Women's Hospital

Peter Draganov, MD, FASGE, ACAF, FACG

Professor of Medicine
University of Florida

Sergey V. Kantsevoy, MD, PhD

Director, The Center for Therapeutic Endoscopy
Digestive Health and Liver Disease at Mercy
Institute for Digestive Health and Liver Disease

Mohamed O Othman, M.D.

Chief, Gastroenterology Section, BSLMC
Director of Advanced Endoscopy
Assistant Professor of Medicine - Gastroenterology  and Hepatology Section
Baylor College of Medicine


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