Peripheral Bronchoscopy with Radial EBUS


Physicians will be introduced to Peripheral Bronchoscopy and Radial EBUS through topic focused didactic presentations and hands on educational sessions.

Agenda will include:

  • Didactic Presentations
  • Hands-On Educational Sessions
  • Open Forum Discussions


  • Identify peripheral airway anatomy and fundamentals of peripheral bronchoscopy
  • Perform successful detection of airway targets utilizing the radial EBUS probe, in conjunction with the slim and ultraslim bronchoscopes
  • Demonstrate the safe and effective use of Olympus Radial EBUS equipment

Technologies used:

  • Slim and ultraslim diagnostic bronchoscopes
  • Radial EBUS probes
  • Guide Sheath Kits
  • Guiding Device
  • Sampling Devices


  • Must have purchased or committed to purchase radial EBUS equipment.
  • Must be board eligible or board certified.
  • Must have completed 150+ bronchoscopies


April 22, 2020
Venel Institute
Bethlehem, PA

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September 23, 2020
Venel Institute
Bethlehem, PA

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The courses on these dates can be taken in conjunction with the Introduction to EBUS, being offered on the following day


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

Roberto Fernando Casal, MD

Director, Interventional Pulmonology
Assistant Professor Baylor College of Medicine, Houston
Staff Physician Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center Houston, Texas
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Pulmonary Medicine, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center

Momen M. Wahidi, MD, MBA

Director, Interventional Pulmonology and Bronchoscopy
Chief Medical Officer, Duke Patient Revenue Management Org
Associate Professor of Medicine
Duke University Medical Center

Alexander Chen, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine
Director of Interventional Pulmonology
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Washington University School of Medicine
Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Robert J. Kruklitis, MD

Vice Chair - Department of Medicine - Clinical Programs Medicine
Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine
Lehigh Valley Health Network

Michael Machuzak, MD

Cleveland Clinic
Staff, Respiratory Institute
Medical, Director, Center for Major Airway Diseases
Transplant Center

Samir Makani, MD FCCP

Director, Interventional Pulmonology and Bronchoscopy
Coastal Pulmonary
Encinitas, CA

Nicholas Pastis, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine
Fellowship Program Director
Medical University of South Carolina