Conference Enrollment

INSGNA is holding their Spring Conference on March 14th at the Parkview Mirro Center for Research & Innovation located at 10622 Parkview Plaza Drive Fort Wayne, IN.

On-Line Registration is through EventBrite.  Cost: Member $40.00   Non-Member  $60.00
Late fee of $20.00 will be strictly enforced if registration received after March 3, 2019.

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The purpose of this conference is to promote awareness and assist in establishing and upgrading guidelines in techniques, procedures and equipment in gastroenterology for nurses and associates.  It is our belief that a current knowledge foundation is essential in providing and maintaining the highest level of patient care in the rapidly changing environment.


To understand the patho-physiology, diagnosis and management of GI diseases in a variety of clientele. To promote evidence base practice in the GI Lab.


Parkview Hospital


Michelle Oilar, CST
Ann Minnicus, RN, BSN, MSM, CGRN



*ERBE will both be hosting a Friday evening CEU opportunity. More details and registration are available here.




6:30-7:00 Vendor set-up

7:00-7:45 Registration, Breakfast, Vendor Exhibit

7:45-8:00 Welcome/Announcements

8:00- 9:00 Endoscopic Oncology: The Future is Now – Neil Sharma, MD

9:00-10:00 Fatty Liver- The Epidemic is Real! What to Know about the Disease and Work up – Greg Scheible, MD

10:00-10:30 Break and Vendor Exhibits

10:30-11:30 Workup to POEM- The Novel Precision Approach to Achalasia – Neil Sharma, MD and Lokesh Jha, MD

11:30-12:00 INSGNA Business Meeting-Vendor Exhibit

12:00-1:00 Lunch

1:00-2:00 Quality Indicators for Screening Colonoscopy: Who, What, When and How? – Efesomwan Aisien, MD

2: 00- 3:00 Big Polyps, Little Worries: Colon EMR from the Expert. Best Techniques for Resection – Saurabh Gupta, MD

3:00-3:15 Break

3:15-4:15 Modern Motility form the Expert. What to Know and Why it Matters – Lokesh Jha, MD

4:15- 4:45 Evaluations/Closing/Certificate of Attendance (You must be present for entire day to obtain Certificate)

“This educational activity has been submitted to the Society of Gastroenterology Nurses and Associates, Inc. for approval. The Society of Gastroenterology Nurses and Associates, Inc. is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.”
Conference hosted by:

Parkview Hospital

Overnight Accommodations

Hampton Inn Dupont Road
Address: 3520 E Dupont Rd, Fort Wayne, IN 46825
Phone: (260) 483-3999


Reservations must be made by 2/21/2020 to receive group rate

If calling for reservations, please specify INSGNA.

Single or double occupancy rate- $129

Parking is Free


The Conference will be held at

Parkview Mirro Center for Research & Innovation
10622 Parkview Plaza Drive
Fort Wayne, IN 46845
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