Get Hands-On Skills in the Practical Workshops

Participate in 90 minutes of hands-on demonstrations and skill-building presentations with a different exhibiting company each day in the Practical Workshop located at the end of the 100 aisle.


12:30 to 2 p.m.
EBUS Workshop—Discover How to Maximize Core Samples
As a driver of innovation, Cook brings you this educational opportunity to discover more about our novel approach to pulmonary biopsy procedures. During the didactic session, Dr. Lonny Brett Yarmus and Dr. Nichole T. Tanner will provide an overview of advancements in tissue acquisition during an EBUS procedure using an innovative product. Drs. Yarmus and Tanner will discuss the clinical benefits of increased amounts of tissue acquisition to enable appropriate mutation testing in lung cancer patients. Then you will have the opportunity to use the ProCore™ EBUS needle on simulation models during a hands-on session. This course is offered for clinicians who have all levels of experience.

Speakers: Dr. Lonny Brett Yarmus, DO, Clinical Chief, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, and Dr. Nichole T. Tanner, MD, Assistant Professor, Pulmonary, Critical Care, Allergy, and Sleep Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC

Company: Cook Medical