2024 Cedars-Sinai International Endoscopy Symposium

Date & Location
Thursday, January 25, 2024, 8:00 AM - Saturday, January 27, 2024, 6:30 PM PST,
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA

Target Audience
Specialties - Gastroenterology, Imaging, Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, Radiology, Surgery
Professions - Nurse, Nurse (Advanced Practice NP CRNA CNM CNS), Physician, Technician

The Cedars-Sinai International Endoscopy will offer an intensive and comprehensive review of pancreatic and biliary endoscopy for the benefit of gastroenterologists, gastroenterology fellows and gastroenterology nurses and technicians. Invited expert faculty will perform multiple live luminal endoscopy, EUS and ERCP procedures to demonstrate techniques and technology for the benefit of participants watching the live feed. Participants will be encouraged to ask questions about what they are viewing through the session moderators. The 2024 Symposium will focus on live procedure demonstrations covering endoscopic interventions for obesity and esophageal conditions, innovations in endoscopy and endoscopic closure, stapling content and multiple live ERCP and EUS demonstrations. Balanced viewpoints, special techniques, and practical clinical approaches will be highlighted throughout the activity.


  1. Recognize patient- and procedure-related risk factors associated with ERCP and implement evidence-based patient safety measures to optimize outcomes
  2. Critically evaluate complex and challenging ERCP cases and discuss optimal approaches to patient management and avoiding complications
  3. Assess endoscopic ultrasonography (EUS) as a diagnostic and therapeutic tool for managing patients with gastrointestinal, pancreaticobiliary and hepatic diseases
  4. Distinguish and select the most appropriate diagnostic and treatment approach for patients with luminal gastrointestinal issues
  5. Assess current and emerging diagnostic and therapeutic techniques in GI endoscopy and how best to implement best practices in the endoscopy suite
  6. Identify current surgical and medical treatment and management strategies for the patient with pancreatic cancer


January 10, 2024


January 27, 2024