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DDW 2018 Guest Speaker Presentations

ASGE Learning Center
Industry Hands-On Demonstration Area

Hemostasis and EMR Solutions with Guest Faculty

We are looking forward to seeing you in Washington, D.C. at DDW 2nd-5th June. Below is our schedule for the ASGE Learning Center, where we will be demonstrating Hemostasis and EMR solutions with guest faculty. Don’t forget to also visit us at booth #1333.


9:00 – 10:00am
Josh Max

Attending Physician, Gastroenterology
Good Samaritan Hospital, TriHealth Digestive Institute
Cincinnati, OH
10:00 – 11:00am
Harshit S. Khara, MD, FACG
Clinical Asst. Professor of Medicine
Director of Endoscopic & Translational Research
Director, National Pancreas Foundation Center at Geisinger
Geisinger Medical Center
Danville, PA
10:30 – 11:00am

Speaker Series on Hemostasis:
Simplifying Hemostasis with Cook Medical!

Lawrence Hookey, MD
Medical Director of Endoscopy Unit
Hotel Dieu Hospital and Kingston General Hospital
Kingston Ontario, Canada

11:00 – 12:00pm
Shivangi T. Kothari, MD, FACG, FASGE
Assistant Professor, Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology/Hepatology
Associate Director of Endoscopy
Co-Director, Developmental Endoscopy Lab at University of Rochester (DELUR)
University of Rochester Medical Center & Strong Memorial Hospital
Rochester, NY
12:00 – 1:00pm
Mitesh Patel, M.D., FACG
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Department of Gastroenterology/Interventional Endoscopy
MedStar Georgetown University/Washington Hospital Center
Washington, D.C. 20010
1:00 – 2:30pm
Stuart K Amateau MD PhD
Interventional and Therapeutic Endoscopy
Director of Endoscopy
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Surgery and Pediatrics
University of Minnesota Medical Center
Minneapolis, Minnesota
2:30 – 4:00pm
Juan Carlos Bucobo, MD, FASGE
Chief of Endoscopy
Assistant Dean for Clinical Outreach
Stony Brook School of Medicine
Stony Brook, NY


9:00 – 10:30am
Kevin E. Woods, MD, MPH
Therapeutic Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
Chief, Interventional Endoscopy, Gastroenterology and Nutrition
Southeastern Regional Medical Center,
Cancer Treatment Centers of America
Atlanta, GA
10:30 – 11:30am
Girish Mishra MD, MS, FASGE, FACG, FACP
Professor & Vice Chief Internal Medicine-Gastroenterology
Executive Director, Digestive Health Service Line
Wake Forest School of Medicine
Winston-Salem, NC
10:30 – 11:00am

Speaker Series on Hemostasis: Simplifying Hemostasis with Cook Medical!

Division Head of Gastroenterology at St. Michael’s Hospital

11:30 – 1:00pm
Truptesh H. Kothari MD, MS
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Director, Developmental Endoscopy Lab at University of Rochester (DELUR)
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
University of Rochester Medical Center
Rochester, NY
1:00 – 3:00pm
Segal-Watson Professor Of Medicine
Chief, Div. of Gastroenterology & Hepatology
Center for Advanced Therapeutic Endoscopy
University of Rochester Medical Center
Rochester, NY
3:00 – 4:00pm
Rishi Pawa, MD, FACG
Associate Professor of Internal Medicine
Director, Hepatobiliary & Pancreatic Disorders Service
Wake Forest School of Medicine
Winston-Salem, NC

DDW (Digestive Disease Week®) 2018
When: 2-5 June
Where: Walter W. Washington Convention Center, Washington, DC | Cook Booth #1333
Join us at the world’s largest annual gathering of physicians, researchers and industry in the fields of gastroenterology, hepatology, endoscopy and gastrointestinal surgery.

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