AOCPr Announces Programming for the 2016 ACA
Planned by Program Chair, Maziar Ghodsian, D.O. the
American Osteopathic College of Proctology (AOCPr) will present a four-day
educational program at the 2016 Annual Clinical Assembly (ACA). On Saturday
afternoon, and all day Sunday, there will be joint programming with the ACOS General
Surgery Discipline including topics on surgical options for Crohn’s Disease and
IBD, rural surgery, and practice building procedures.
Educational programming will begin in the afternoon on Thursday,
September 22 and include:
in IBS by: Amy E. Foxx-Orenstein, D.O., FACG, FACP
Evaluation and Management by: Amy E. Foxx-Orenstein, D.O., FACG, FACP
Disorders in Proctology by: Charles D. Duda, D.O.
Edge Hemorrhoid Treatments by: Bryan Cross, D.O.
Friday, September 23, the AOCPr Auxiliary Luncheon and
Business Meeting will take place at Noon. Educational programs will include:
The Role of Manometry and Electromyography in
Pelvic Floor Dysfunction by: Ryan R. Stratford, M.D., MBA
Pelvic Floor Rehabilitation and Urodynamics by: Ryan
R. Stratford, M.D., MBA
Anal and Vaginal Rejuvenation by: Maziar
Ghodsian, D.O., JD, FCLM
Endoanal/Endorectal Ultrasound and Staging of
Anal/Rectal Cancer by: Paul Korc, M.D.
Approach to Complex Anal/Rectal Fistulas by: Paul
A. Lucha Jr., D.O., FACOS, FAOCPr
Evaluation and Management of Chronic Rectal Pain
by: Paul A. Lucha Jr., D.O., FACOS, FAOCPr
Saturday, September 24:
Perianal Dermatology by: Jennifer Ahdout, MD
Transanal Minimally Invasive Surgery (TAMIS) by:
Allen Kamrava, MD, MBA, FACS, FASCRS
Fecal Transplantation by: Allen Kamrava, M.D., MBA,
Joint programming with the ACOS General Surgery
Discipline will include:
Ileal Pouch for Crohn's Disease by: Phillip
Early Feeding After Colorectal Surgery by: Phillip
Fleshner, M.D .
Open vs. Laparoscopic vs. Robotic Surgery for
IBD by: Michael A. Valente, D.O.
Approaches to Rectal Prolapse by: Michael A.
Sunday, September 25, joint programming with the ACOS General
Rural Surgery by: Guy R. Farmer Jr., D.O.
Missionary Surgery: Experiences in a Rural West
African Hospital by: Eric P. Miller, D.O., FACS
Postop Delirium by: Ajay Mayor, M.D.
Surgeon Burnout by: Ajay Mayor, M.D.
Alternative Practices in Surgery: Practice-building
Procedures by: Jesse J. Lopez Jr., D.O.