Hawaii esophageal course HISTORY

2018

Ritz-Carlton Kapalua Resort, Maui

Steve DeMeester and Phil Katz

Guest surgeon: John Reynolds

Guest GI: Joachim Labenz

2017

Fairmont Orchid Resort, Big Island, Hawaii

Steve DeMeester and Phil Katz

Guest surgeon: Lars Lundell

Guest GI: Hashem El-Serag

2016

Ritz-Carlton Kapalua Resort, Maui

Steve DeMeester and Phil Katz

Guest surgeon: Dan Smith

Guest GI: Stuart Spechler & Ken Chang

2015

Grand Wailea Resort, Maui

Jeff Peters, Phil Katz and Steve DeMeester

Guest surgeon: Brant Oelschlager

Guest GI: Kenneth McColl & Radu Tutuian

2014

Fairmont Orchid Resort, Big Island, Hawaii

Jeff Peters and Phil Katz

Guest surgeon: Marco Patti

Guest GI: Michael Vaezi

2013

Oahu, Hawaii

Jeff Peters and Phil Katz

Guest surgeons: JJB Van Lanschot

Guest GI: Rhonda Souza

2012

Hyatt Regency Maui

Jeff Peters and Phil Katz

Guest surgeons: Reg Bell, Haru Inoue, Blair Jobe

Guest GI: Peter Kharilas, David Katzka, John Pandolfino

2011

Grand Hyatt Regency Kauai

Jeff Peters and Phil Katz

Guest surgeon: Arnulf Holscher

Guest GI: David Katzka

2010

Hapuna Beach Prince Hotel, Hawaii

Jeff Peters and Phil Katz

Guest surgeon: Giovanni Zaninotto

Guest GI: Stu Spechler, Robert Odze

2009

Hyatt Regency Maui Resort

Jeff Peters and Phil Katz

Guest surgeon: David Rattner

Guest GI: C. Lightdale, D. Johnson and J. Bergman

2008

Kauai Marriott Resort

Jeff Peters and Phil Katz

Guest surgeons: James Luketich and R. Siewert

Guest GI: Nicholas Shaheen

2007

Hapuna Beach Prince Hotel, Hawaii

Jeff Peters and Phil Katz

Guest surgeons: Nat Soper and Karl Fuchs

Guest GI: David Johnson and Mike Wallace

2006

Ritz-Carlton Kapalua, Maui

Jeff Peters, Don Castell and Tom DeMeester

Guest surgeon: Toni Lerut

Guest GI: Ken Wang

2005

Ihilani Resort and Spa, Oahu

Tom DeMeester and Don Castell

Guest surgeon: J. Hunter

Guest GI: P. Sharma

2004

Mauna Kea Beach Hotel

Tom DeMeester and Don Castell

Guest surgeon: S. Attwood

Guest GI: S. Spechler

2003

Hyatt Regency Kauai Hotel

Tom DeMeester and Don Castell

Guest surgeon: A. Duranceau

Guest GI: M. Wallace

2002

Hyatt Regency Maui

Tom DeMeester and Don Castell

Guest surgeon: L. Swanstrom

Guest GI: R. Sampliner

2001

Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, Big Island

Tom DeMeester and Don Castell

Guest surgeon: A. Csendes

Guest GI: R. Wong

2000

Hyatt Regency Maui

Tom DeMeester and Don Castell

Guest surgeons: B. Dallemagne, D. Utley, H. Stein

Guest GI: D. Fleischer, W. Weinstein

1999

Ritz Carlton Hotel, Kapalua, Maui

Tom DeMeester and Don Castell

Guest surgeon: R. Hinder

Guest GI: R. Orlando

1998

Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, Big Island of Hawaii

Tom DeMeester and Don Castell

Guest surgeon: G. Jamieson

Guest GI: I. Cook

1997

Hyatt Regency Maui

Tom DeMeester and Don Castell

Guest surgeon: C. Pellegrini

Guest GI: H. W. Boyce, E. Klinkenberg-Knol

1996

Hyatt Regency Maui

Tom DeMeester and Don Castell

Guest surgeon: F.H. Ellis

Guest GI: J. Richter

1995

Hyatt Regency, Kauai

Tom DeMeester and Don Castell

Guest surgeon: J. Cooper

Guest GI: S. Spechler

1994

Hyatt Regency Maui

Tom DeMeester and Don Castell

Guest surgeon: P. Monnier

Guest GI: A. Smout

1993

Hyatt Regency Maui

Tom DeMeester and Don Castell

Guest surgeon: D. Skinner

Guest GI: S. Benjamin

1992

Hyatt Regency Maui

Tom DeMeester and Don Castell

Guest surgeons: G. Pearson and B. Dallemagne

Guest GI: David Johnson

1991

Hyatt Regency Waikoloa, Big Island of Hawaii

Tom DeMeester and Don Castell

Guest surgeon: A. Peracchia

Guest GI: C. Pope

1990

Hyatt Regency Maui

Tom DeMeester and Don Castell

John Hamilton – Visiting faculty

1989

Hyatt Regency Maui

Tom DeMeester and John Hamilton

Don Castell-Visiting faculty

1988

Great Bay Beach Hotel and Casino, St. Maarten, Netherlands Antilles

Tom DeMeester and John Hamilton

Lost power during morning lectures

1987

Wyndham Rose Hall Beach Hotel, Jamaica

20 physicians accepted

Tom DeMeester and John Hamilton gave all lectures

1986

Wyndham Rose Hall Beach Hotel, Jamaica

“Medicine in the 80’s”

Tom DeMeester, Creighton University

John Hamilton, University of Wisconsin (Gastroenterologist)