Chronic constipation: pathophysiology, investigation and management

Course Details

6/9/2020

3:00 PM UTC

Add to Calendar 6/9/2020 3:00 PM 6/9/2020 4:00 PM America/Chicago Chronic constipation: pathophysiology, investigation and management <h3>Webinar Topic</h3> <p>The pathophysiology, investigation and management of&nbsp;chronic constipation.</p> <h3>Date and Time</h3> <p>Tuesday, June 9, 2020</p> <p>3 - 4.00 p.m. (Amsterdam time)<br /> 9 - 10.00 a.m (New York time)</p> <h3>Target Audience</h3> <p>Surgeons, Gastroenterologists, Physiologists, Nurse Specialists, Physician assistants and other Health Care Professionals.</p> <h3>About Dr. Scott</h3> <p>Dr Mark Scott, PhD, is Director and one of the founders of the internationally-renowned GI Physiology Unit (Colorectal service) at Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry / Barts Health NHS Trust. Approximately 1000 patients undergo diagnostic investigations within the Unit each year, which provides the resources for allied research. He is also a Principal Investigator within the Blizard Institute at Queen Mary University of London, and has supervised numerous postgraduate students (both clinical and scientific) to successful completion of their higher degrees.</p> <p>Mark has over 30 years&rsquo; experience, both clinical and academic, related to the physiological assessment of functional colorectal disorders (primarily constipation and faecal incontinence). Research interests are focussed on pathophysiology and treatment, including: (1) pioneering work on visceral hyposensitivity; (2) assessment of colonic motor function; (3) development of novel investigative technologies; and (4) evaluation of novel therapies for both constipation and incontinence.</p> <p>Mark is the most widely published colorectal GI Physiologist in the UK, having authored more than 165 original articles and 12 book chapters. He has been Guest Editor of 2 journal supplements devoted to the subject of chronic constipation, and was recently one of the European Society of Neurogastroenterology and Motility Working Team members setting guidelines for the management of constipation. Mark is also one of the Leads of the International Anorectal Physiology Working Group into standardisation of diagnostic testing.</p> <h3>Important Information</h3> <ul> <li>Registrations are on a first come first served basis.</li> <li>Please notify LABORIE if you will not be able to attend a seminar you have signed up for so that your registration can be reassigned.</li> <li>The registration button contains a direct link to the GoToWebinar website.</li> <li>After registering you will automatically receive a log-in email with instructions from GoToWebinar.</li> </ul> Webinar

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Dr. Mark Scott,

Queen Mary University, London, UK

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Chronic constipation: pathophysiology, investigation and management

Webinar Topic

The pathophysiology, investigation and management of chronic constipation.

Date and Time

Tuesday, June 9, 2020

3 - 4.00 p.m. (Amsterdam time)
9 - 10.00 a.m (New York time)

Target Audience

Surgeons, Gastroenterologists, Physiologists, Nurse Specialists, Physician assistants and other Health Care Professionals.

About Dr. Scott

Dr Mark Scott, PhD, is Director and one of the founders of the internationally-renowned GI Physiology Unit (Colorectal service) at Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry / Barts Health NHS Trust. Approximately 1000 patients undergo diagnostic investigations within the Unit each year, which provides the resources for allied research. He is also a Principal Investigator within the Blizard Institute at Queen Mary University of London, and has supervised numerous postgraduate students (both clinical and scientific) to successful completion of their higher degrees.

Mark has over 30 years’ experience, both clinical and academic, related to the physiological assessment of functional colorectal disorders (primarily constipation and faecal incontinence). Research interests are focussed on pathophysiology and treatment, including: (1) pioneering work on visceral hyposensitivity; (2) assessment of colonic motor function; (3) development of novel investigative technologies; and (4) evaluation of novel therapies for both constipation and incontinence.

Mark is the most widely published colorectal GI Physiologist in the UK, having authored more than 165 original articles and 12 book chapters. He has been Guest Editor of 2 journal supplements devoted to the subject of chronic constipation, and was recently one of the European Society of Neurogastroenterology and Motility Working Team members setting guidelines for the management of constipation. Mark is also one of the Leads of the International Anorectal Physiology Working Group into standardisation of diagnostic testing.

Important Information

  • Registrations are on a first come first served basis.
  • Please notify LABORIE if you will not be able to attend a seminar you have signed up for so that your registration can be reassigned.
  • The registration button contains a direct link to the GoToWebinar website.
  • After registering you will automatically receive a log-in email with instructions from GoToWebinar.