EM2111F "Barrett’s Esophagus: Current Understanding and Controversies" (IM GR-111921)

To present current information on the disorder of Barrett’s esophagus Overview:

Section 1: Overview and Background

Section 2: Current Guidelines and Controversies

  • How is Barrett’s Diagnosed/Classified
  • Screening/Surveillance
  • Treatment
  • Surveillance Following Therapy

Section 3: Conclusion

Target Audience

UT Southwestern faculty, fellows, residents and medical students, community physicians, nurse clinicians, physician assistants and nurses.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, the participant should be able to:

  • Describe the condition and risks of Barrett’s esophagus.
  • Explain the need for and current controversies regarding guidelines for screening and surveillance.
  • Outline the common treatments for Barrett’s esophagus.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA
Course opens: 
Course expires: 

Photo: Hendrikus Vanderveldt, M.D.Hendrikus (Dutch) Vanderveldt, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Internal Medicine
Division of Digestive & Liver Diseases
Program Director, Advanced Endoscopy Fellowship Program

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA


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