Designation: The Osler Institute designates this live activity for a maximum of 10 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The Colorectal Surgery Qualifying/MOC Review is a 1-day seminar consisting of didactic lectures that incorporate discussion of multiple-choice questions at the end of each topic. This comprehensive review is designed to help you pass your Colorectal Surgery exams as well as to update your clinical knowledge-base. Emphasis is on evidence-based medicine and board-relevant standards of care, current best practice concepts, testing and treatment approaches, and clinical follow-up techniques. In addition to the lectures, the course includes a searchable e-syllabus with all PowerPoint® presentations that can be used for additional review and to support practice improvement. As a result, the course provides the perfect review for your Colorectal Surgery exams as well as providing valuable insights and practical tips that you can incorporate into your own practice.
Osler Institute will provide our attendees with the latest technology to assist in their review. Each registrant will receive a link to the course e-syllabus upon arrival at the course. The e-syllabus contains PDF copies of all of the presentations offered during the review and is searchable. A printed syllabus can be preordered for an additional fee.
This course will be held at: A location yet to be determined.
Rates per night:
Lodging charges are not included in the registration fee.
Both Uber and Lyft are available as well as local taxi service.
At the conclusion of this course, participants should be able to:
- Describe preoperative, operative and postoperative patient care in the principal component areas of colon and rectal surgery specifically: benign and malignant conditions of the anus, colon, and rectum.
- Summarize your understanding of the diagnosis and management of patients from all 24 Core Areas of the colon and rectal surgery.
- Demonstrate an understanding of the management of postoperative complications following colon and rectal surgical procedures.
- Discuss nonoperative management options of patients, for patients with disorders of colon, rectum, and anus, including management of patients with intestinal stomas and inflammatory diseases.
- Demonstrate an understanding of tumors of colon, rectum, and anus and describe the appropriate surgical and/or nonsurgical management required for each type of tumor and tumor stage.
- Outline the appropriate use of newer diagnostic and therapeutic methods including the pre- and peri-operative role of hereditary/genetic testing colorectal diseases.
The Osler Institute is so confident that our programs are the best that we guarantee: if you have utilized an Osler course and then failed the examination, you may re-enroll until you pass tuition-free. For full details see our Terms and Conditions