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Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract
CME Overview
SSAT 62nd Annual Meeting
May 21-23, 2021

Target Audience
This activity is designed for gastrointestinal surgeons.

Learning Objectives
At the conclusion of this activity, learners should be able to:

Activity Goal
This activity is designed to address the following core and team competencies:
Medical Knowledge, Professionalism, Employ Evidence-based Practices, Interprofessional Collaboration & Communication, and Roles & Responsibilities.

The provider adheres to accreditation requirements regarding industry support of continuing medical education. Disclosure of the planning committee and faculty's commercial relationships will be made known at the activity. Speakers are required to openly disclose any limitations of data and/or any discussion of any off-label, experimental, or investigational uses of drugs or devices in their presentations. - All provider employees and activity planners in control of content have indicated that they have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Disclosure Summary
The following participants have No Relevant Financial Relationships to Disclose:
S. Ahmad; F. Aucejo, MD; C. Ball; J. Bastidas; S. Behrman, MD; B. Bello; U. Boggi; M. Buchler; M. Callery; C. Chan Nunez; A. Charles; J. Critchlow, MD; T. Curran, MD, MPH; M. D’Angelica; K. Davis, MD; C. Delaney; M. Doyle; C. Dunst; C. Eagon; G. Edwards; C. Ferrone; A. Fichera; S. Gholami; E. Gorgun; J. Grams; M. House; N. Hyman; S. Hughes, MD; T. Keck; H. Kessler; L. Khaitan; M. Khoursheed; M. Kibbe; R. Kiran; M. Krane; S. Maithel; G. Marchegiani; M. Mcgee; K. Murayama; T. Nasca; W. Nealon; L. Ocuin, MD, FACS; M. Patti; T. Pawlik; G. Pernazza; M. Qadan; T. Read; U. Ribeiro;  F. Rocha; R. Rosati; A. Roslani; M. Russell; A. Safatle-Ribeiro; S. Schuetz; S. Schwaitzberg; A. Shada, MD; N. Shah, MD; V. Shaffer; B. Shogan; S. Stain; E. Steinhagen; L. Stocchi; G. Torzilli, MD, PhD, FACS,  FESA, FAFC (Hon), FCBCD(Hon); H. Tran Cao, MD; J. Trevino, MD; M. Truty; S. Tsai; K. Umanskiy; Y. Vigneswaran, MD; C. Vollmer; S. Weber; R. Weddle; E. Winslow; C. Wolfgang; S. Wong; K. Yanaga; A. Yopp; K. Zaghiyan; N. Zyromski

Relationship Disclosures

Last First Commercial Interest For what role?
Feldman L. TheatOR

Abbott, Merck
Grant, research support

Speaking, Teaching
Fukami N. Olympus America, Boston Scientific, Creo Medical Consulting
Gorgun E. Boston Scientific, Dilumen Consulting
Hallet J. IPSEN, AAA Speaking, honoraria
Hodin R. Synthetic Biologics Consulting
Horgan S. Stryker, Ethicon, Intuitive Surgical Consulting
Hull T. Shinogi

Advisory committees or review panels

Jones D. Allurion Ownership interest (stocks, stock options), advisory committees or review panels
Karachristos A. Histosonics Board member
Kim M. Veran, Intuitive, Medronic Consulting, speaker's bureau
Lipham J. Ethicon Consulting
Loren D. Boston Scientific, Olympus America Consulting
McAuliffe J. Boston Scientific Retained consultant
Prabhu A. Intuitive Surgical

Verb Surgical, CMR
Speaking and teaching

Pryor A. Gore, Ethicon, Merc, Stryker

Speaking and teaching

Speaking and teaching, expert witness
Tavakkoli A. AltrixBio Ownership interest (stocks, stock options), Consulting
Talem D. Medtronic, Up to Date Royalty, Speaking and teaching
Tseng J. Mauna Kea Ownership interest (stocks, stock options), board membership
Ujiki M. Boston Scientific, Olympus, Cook

Medtronic, Erbe

Speaking and teaching
Wang K. Erbe, Endorotor, Fujifilm, PCI, Pentax

GIE Medical Technology
Grant/Research support


Non-Endorsement Statement
The provider verifies that sound education principles have been demonstrated in the development of this educational offering as evidenced by the review of its objectives, teaching plan, faculty, and activity evaluation process.  The provider does not endorse or support the actual opinions or material content as presented by the speaker(s) and/or sponsoring organization.

ASPS In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Cine-Med and the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract (SSAT). Cine-Med is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Cine-Med designates this other activity (combined live and enduring) for a maximum of 45 AMA PRA Category 1Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

All other healthcare professionals will receive a Certificate of Participation. For information on the applicability and acceptance of Certificates of Participation for activities designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™, consult your professional licensing board.

Commercial Support
This activity is being provided independent of industry support.