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Meeting Agenda/Minutes

Meetings are always FREE for SGNA members and $10 for non-members (please see our Treasurer on your arrival for payment).

Details for the next meeting:

September 2024 


Details to follow

6:30 - Join us for Dinner and Networking

7:00  - Presentation:

Educational Presentation TBD 

One Hour Education Credit - GI Specific sponsored by TBD

NNJSGNA Chapter business meeting to follow.

(NNJSGNA Members: Your attendance will enter you in the raffle to attend the

2025 SGNA National Conference)




3rd June 26, 2024 - The Valley Hospital, Ridgdale, NJ - "Use of Electrosurgery and APC: Therapeutic Tools in GI Endoscopy - ERBE 

2nd April 9 2024 - Cooperman Barnabas Medical Center, Livingston, NJ - "ERCP Procedure" - Olympus  America Inc. - 

1st February 15 2024 - Hackensack University Medical Center - "Diagnostic and Therapeutic Applications of Endoscopy Ultrasound" - Boston Scientific - The 2024 NNJ SGNA Officers and our scholarship winner for 2022 National scholarship winner to Kentucky announced - congratulations to Kimberly Venturella, winner of the 2023 attendance raffle 


5th December 6th St Joseph University Hospital - Barrett's Esophagus and treatments -  

4rd September 19th 2023 at Englewood Medical Center - Stenting - Olympus America Inc.

3rd June 27, 2023 Valley Hospital, RIdgewood, NJ - Update in Infection Prevetion - Boston Scientific

2nd April 27th, 2023 - Cooperman Barnabas Medical Center, Livingston, NJ - Back to Basics in Infection Prevention in the GI Endoscipy Unit - 

1st February 18th 2023  at Hackensack University Medical Center- Scope Reprocessing Review and updates - ConMed - Introduced the 2023 NNJ SGNA Officers and our scholarship winner for 2022 National scholarship winner to Arizona announced

5th November 15th 2022 - St. Joseph's University Medical Center, Auditorium 1, 703 Main St, Paterson, NJ 07503 - "POEM" / Per Oral Endoscopic Myotomy by Dr. Matthew Grossman and Overview of "ENDOFLIP" by Medtronic

4rd June 22, 2022 - Hackensack University Medical Center, Outpatient Endoscopy's Colon Cancer Prevention Center - "Polyp Management" - ERBE USA.

3rd April 26, 2022,  Englewood Hospital - Esophageal Manometry 101 will be presented by our own member Kimberly Venturella! 

2nd February 15, 2022, at Morristown Medical Center Ambulatory Center; 111 Madison Ave., 4th floor, Morristown: Attention, due to the COVID restriction at Morristown,

1st virtual meeting -  "Advances in the Management of Achalasia" - Boston Scientific. Introduced the 2022 NNJ SGNA Officers and our scholarship winner for 2022 National scholarship winner to Utah announced

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

*** 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 attend the National SGNA Conference!

**Anyone interested in hosting a regional meeting, email us: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Restrictions could affect meeting in person, however, we will try our best to keep our commitment to provide educational opportunities and conduct business meetings for our regional members!