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Advanced Certificate in Gastroenterology

4.5/5
  • Comprehend the applied physiology of the Gastrointestinal tract in health and disease
  • Gain insight into organ specific gastrointestinal diseases and their management
  • Learn the pre and post-operative care in gastrointestinal surgeries
$2,134*
AED 7,836
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Advanced Certificate in Gastroenterology
4.5/5
Key Features
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    Comprehend the applied physiology of the Gastrointestinal tract in health and disease
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    Gain insight into organ specific gastrointestinal diseases and their management
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    Learn the pre and post-operative care in gastrointestinal surgeries
  •  Course Duration
    6 Months
  •  Next Batch Date
    6th Feb 2023
$2,134*
AED 7,836

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Course Description

Gastrointestinal disorders represent a significant clinical and economic burden in the healthcare sector. Given the high incidence of gastrointestinal disorders, medical graduates and physicians must improve their knowledge and clinical judgment of gastrointestinal disorders. Thus, knowledge and skills in clinical decision-making and research practice within gastroenterology are essential for a successful practice.

The “Advanced Certificate in Gastroenterology” course is designed to help physicians to understand the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of organ-specific and multiorgan gastrointestinal disorders. GI disorders in pregnancy and nutritional screening and management in renal disorders have been covered. Additionally, key insights from the faculty enable a clinical outlook on the content.

We at Medvarsity help every physician with the ability to fast-track their career and enable them to better serve the communities in which they practice. Join us and let us impact healthcare through education.

Eligibility: General Physicians, Specialists, and Interns

Course Validity: 7 months. There will be an extra charge for the extension of the course validity.

$2,134*
AED 7,836

* Price is Inclusive of Certificate & Advanced Courses.

*Statutory taxes and levies included. Rates may vary based on management discretion.

Course Outline
Module 1: Basic Science
    • Gastrointestinal hormones and neurotransmitters
    • Mucosal immunity
    • Cellular growth and neoplasia
    • Basic nutritional concepts
    • Eating disorders and food allergies
    • Obesity
Module 2: Organ Specific Gastrointestinal Diseases and it’s Management
    • Esophagus
    • Esophageal motility disorders
    • Stomach
    • Small intestine
    • Colon
    • Pancreas
    • Gallbladder and biliary tract
    • Liver
    • Miscellaneous
Module 3: Multiple Organ Gastrointestinal Diseases and it’s Management
    • Oral disease and oral cutaneous manifestations of gastrointestinal and liver disease”
    • Diverticula of the pharynx, esophagus, stomach, and small intestine
    • Abdominal hernias
    • Foreign bodies
    • Abdominal abscess and fistulas
    • Eosinophilic disorders of the gastrointestinal tract
    • Protein-losing gastroenteropathy
    • Gastrointestinal lymphomas
    • Endocrine tumors of git and pancreas
    • Gastrointestinal and hepatic manifestations of systemic diseases
    • Vascular lesions of the gastrointestinal tract
    • Radiation injury
Module 4: Gastrointestinal and Liver diseases in Pregnancy
    • Gastrointestinal and hepatic function in normal pregnancy
    • Biliary and pancreatic disorders in pregnancy
Module 5: Pre-and Post-op Care in Gastrointestinal Surgeries
    • Pre-op care in gastrointestinal surgeries
    • Post-op care in gastrointestinal surgeries
Course Outline
Module 1: Basic Science
  • Gastrointestinal hormones and neurotransmitters
  • Mucosal immunity
  • Cellular growth and neoplasia
  • Basic nutritional concepts
  • Eating disorders and food allergies
  • Obesity
Module 2: Organ Specific Gastrointestinal Diseases and it’s Management
  • Esophagus
  • Esophageal motility disorders
  • Stomach
  • Small intestine
  • Colon
  • Pancreas
  • Gallbladder and biliary tract
  • Liver
  • Miscellaneous
Module 3: Multiple Organ Gastrointestinal Diseases and it’s Management
  • Oral disease and oral cutaneous manifestations of gastrointestinal and liver disease”
  • Diverticula of the pharynx, esophagus, stomach, and small intestine
  • Abdominal hernias
  • Foreign bodies
  • Abdominal abscess and fistulas
  • Eosinophilic disorders of the gastrointestinal tract
  • Protein-losing gastroenteropathy
  • Gastrointestinal lymphomas
  • Endocrine tumors of git and pancreas
  • Gastrointestinal and hepatic manifestations of systemic diseases
  • Vascular lesions of the gastrointestinal tract
  • Radiation injury
Module 4: Gastrointestinal and Liver diseases in Pregnancy
  • Gastrointestinal and hepatic function in normal pregnancy
  • Biliary and pancreatic disorders in pregnancy
Module 5: Pre-and Post-op Care in Gastrointestinal Surgeries
  • Pre-op care in gastrointestinal surgeries
  • Post-op care in gastrointestinal surgeries

Director

Dr. Naveen Polavarapu
Dr. Naveen Polavarapu
4.8

Senior consultant Gastroenterologist and Transplant Hepatologist (Liver specialist) at Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad

* Price is Inclusive of Certificate & Advanced Courses.

FAQs
1. Course eligibility
  • General Physicians, Specialists, and Interns
2. Course enrollment

How can I enroll in the Medvarsity courses?

  • You can enroll in the course by clicking on the “Buy Now” option available on the course page that you want to opt for.

I am not a registered medical professional can I still sign up for a course?

  • To sign up and access a course, you need to be a registered healthcare professional and must upload your certificate or valid license copy in our portal before you sign up for any course.

Can I purchase a Medvarsity course even if I do not have USD currency?

  • Yes, absolutely! Although the currency format you are looking for is not available on the website, your bank will automatically convert the price to your currency (at the current exchange rate) and the same will be charged. Both USD and AED currency formats are available on the website.
3. Course delivery

How to access the course material online?

  • To access the course, click on  https://kite.medvarsity.com using the login ID and password provided to you, or click on LOG IN USING YOUR ACCOUNT ON Google and enter your Email ID: Gmail ID (Only if Gmail ID is mentioned in the Application) & Password. In case you don’t have access to your login ID and password, write to us at [email protected] & quote your registered email ID.

Can I download the videos to study offline?

  • Our videos cannot be downloaded as they are available online only. You can access the videos at any time within the course duration.

Are there any onsite or offline classes?

  • The entire course content is delivered through the kite.medvarsity.ae in the form of videos and written text format. No onsite or offline classes are being conducted by Medvarsity.

Can I stop a module midway through and finish it later?

  • Yes. Once you begin a module, it will be updated in your Medvarsity portfolio, wherein you can continue and complete modules at your own pace. However, you should complete it during the course duration time.

Are the courses available in other languages?

  • All the Medvarsity courses are written and presented in English only.

What is the course duration?

  • The course duration consists of 3 months.

How can I get my course duration extended?

  • To get an extension of the course you have taken up, please drop us a mail at [email protected]. You can get a 30 days extension of the course duration and you would be charged 10% of the course fee as course extension charges.
4. Assessments

How are the course assessments made and in what form?

  • The assessment is conducted at multiple intervals as the course progresses. Each chapter ends with a multiple-choice quiz. Learners must answer at least 60% of the questions correctly in all to pass.

What if I am not able to clear the final test at each level in the first attempt?

  • You will be given three attempts to clear the tests. If you are not able to clear the final test for the level in three attempts, you will have to pay re-activation fees. Write to us at [email protected]

Can I repeat a quiz if I fail on the first attempt?

  • Yes!! We provide 3 attempts to attend the quiz.

What if I feel that a question is wrongly framed or an answer is wrongly marked in the online exams?

  • If you feel that something is wrongly mentioned, you can write at [email protected], to direct it to the academics team.
5. Certificate

What certification will I get at the end of the course?

  • After completing the course content and assessments with a minimum score of 60% in each module, you will receive an Advanced Certificate in Gastroenterology including your name, course name, and the date of completion, which will be generated in your account. No salutations will be added to the name.

When will I get my certificate?

  • Once you successfully pass each level, your e-Certificate will be generated in the learning management system.

What is the validity period of the certificate?

  • December 31st

Do we get a hard copy of the certificate?

  • The certificate is available online and can be downloaded for printing a hard copy.

What happens if I lose my certificate?

  • Certificate can be downloaded anytime from your account. However, if our team has valid information with proof of completion, then we can provide the certificate.
6. Feedback
  • What if I have any concerns regarding the program delivery or what if I have any suggestions to improve the quality of the course?
Faculty
Faculty
Dr. Raghuram Kondala
4.7

Consultant Gastroenterologist at Continental Hospitals, Hyderabad

Next Batch Start Date 6th Feb 2023

Learning Path

You will get individual certificates for each course.

Course Duration

6 Months

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Director

Dr. Naveen Polavarapu
Dr. Naveen Polavarapu
4.8

Senior consultant Gastroenterologist and Transplant Hepatologist (Liver specialist) at Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad

Faculty

Faculty
Dr. Raghuram Kondala
4.7

Consultant Gastroenterologist at Continental Hospitals, Hyderabad

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