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Meeting Agenda/Minutes

2022 Regional Dinner/ Presentation/ Meetings (Dinner 6:30 pm, Lecture begins 7:00 pm immediately follow by business mtg.) FREE to SGNA members and $10 for non-members (please see our Treasurer on your arrival for payment).

*Due to COVID we are still facing challenges on where we can hold our in-person presentations and meetings. However, as changes occur during 2022, we will constantly figure out how we can provide benefits the best way to our regional chapter members!

Last 2022 meeting:

Hello Northern NJ SGNA members, 
You are invited to our final regional meeting and educational dinner in 2022.  

Topic:

"POEM" Per Oral Endoscopic Myotomy by Dr. Matthew Grossman
and 
Overview of "ENDOFLIP" by Medtronic
Time:
Tuesday, November 15th
6:30 pm for networking and dinner
7:00 pm for contact hour presentation

Location: 

St. Joseph's University Medical Center
Auditorium 1
703 Main St, Paterson, NJ 07503

Meeting September took place in Morristown at the Morristown Medical Ambulatory Center

3rd Meeting June 22, 2022, at Hackensack University Medical Center, Outpatient Endoscopy's Colon Cancer Prevention Center                           Topic "Polyp Management" and dinner sponsored by ERBE USA. Doris Barnie Scholarship 2022 campaing announced and applications due July 17th. Everyone is encouraged to submit by email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.                                                                   

2nd Meeting April 26, 2022, virtually at Englewood Hospital: Esophageal Manometry 101 will be presented by our own member Kimberly Venturella! 

1st Meeting February 15, 2022, at Morristown Medical Center Ambulatory Center; 111 Madison Ave., 4th floor, Morristown: Attention, due to the COVID restriction at Morristown, 1st meeting was virtual. Topic "Advances in the Management of Achalasia" Presented by Boston Scientific. The 2022 NNJ SGNA Officers were introduced and our scholarship winner for 2022 National scholarship winner to Utah was announced

Members are invited to participate in the business meeting immediately following the presentations. 

 

*Please consider nominations for 2023 next President-Elect and Secretary! Any questions regarding the description of these positions, please contact us!

PLEASE note: Special requirements are imposed due to social distancing~ therefore please wear masks upon entering the facility.

*** For updates in our Northern N.J. In the region, we encourage you to please stay after each presentation for a brief business meeting. Attendance will increase your chance at door prizes and a scholarship to National in 2023!

**Anyone interested in hosting a regional meeting in 2022, please contact President Ivonne Carvajal. COVID restrictions may affect future dates, however, we will try our best to keep our commitment to provide the best we can for our regional members! 

Northern Region Calendar

Next meeting:

Hello Northern NJ SGNA members, 

You are invited to our final regional meeting and educational dinner in 2022.  

Topic:

"POEM" Per Oral Endoscopic Myotomy by Dr. Matthew Grossman

and 

Overview of "ENDOFLIP" by Medtronic

Date and Time
Tuesday, November 15th
6:30 pm for networking and dinner
7:00 pm for contact hour presentation
 
Location: 
St. Joseph's University Medical Center
Auditorium 1
703 Main St, Paterson, NJ 07503
 

This pass September 14th we met at Morristown Ambulatory Center

Dinner was sponsored by Steris and the Presentation (1Contact Hr) on Colon Cancer updates and followed by Removal of foreign objects. The Chapter Business Meeting engaged members in updates and next President and Secretary call for nominations. 

All NNJSGNA Chapter Meetings: Dinner 6:30 pm - Lecture begins at 7:00 pm and short business meetings follow 

Our Chapter meetings are contingent to restrictions established for everyone's protection during COVID as we continue to network amongst our GI peers!

Next meeting in person in November  2022, information to follow.

Active NNJ Members, please update your contact information in your SGNA profile or you risk not receiving email/postcard announcements regarding upcoming events.

Congratulations to Molly Schulenberg as our 2022 SGNA 49th National Conference scholarship winner to Utah!

Don't forget, that attending the business meetings after the presentation can increase your chance of winning a scholarship to next year's 2023 Annual National 50th SGNA!

See Upcoming meeting dates and topics of presentations under Meeting Agenda/Minutes

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