MINT 2023

September 13-15, 2023, Somerville, MA

Hands-On Skills Training Workshop

This course will host an optional hands-on skills training session where physicians will have the opportunity to practice novel skills under the directorship of experts in the field. This training session will include stations dedicated to:

Endoluminal hands on

  • Peroral endoscopic myotomy (POEM)
  • Per-oral pyloromyotomy (POP)
  • Endoscopic mucosal resection and radiofrequency ablation (RFA)
  • Esophageal suturing
  • Zenker


Pancreas Hands on

  • EUS axios
  • Endorotor
  • VARD
  • Sinus endoscopy

Robotic Surgery Hands on

  • Inguinal hernia repair, IPUM, eTEP, TAR
  • Hiatal hernia repair
  • we are also offering a resident only robotic surgery hands on session this year!

Collaborative sessions

Advanced practice providers (APPs) such as nurse practitioners and physician assistants are essential to providing quality patient care in foregut disease. Two Mass General APPs, Alexandra Maltby, PA-C, and Priyanca Waghmarae, PA-C, will host dedicated didactic sessions for APPs and RNs in the field with the goal of furthering education and understanding of foregut disease and treatments, and promoting a collaborative approach to patient care.


MINT 2023 highlights!

MINT abdominal wall hernia tract

In collaboration with the Abdominal Wall Reconstruction (AWR) Surgeons AWR SURGEONS – Abdominal Wall Reconstruction Surgeons’ Community

We have a specialized tract for providers managing patients with complex abdominal wall hernias

MINT pancreas tract

We have a specialized tract for providers managing patients with complex pancreatic conditions



2023 MINT Faculty List-PDF

Cocktail Reception

2023 MINT Cocktail Reception


Mass General Brigham Assembly Row
399 Revolution Drive, Somerville, MA
How to Get to Assembly Row.PDF


The Row Hotel at Assembly Row by Marriott (across the street from the conference location)
The Row Hotel at Assembly Row – Hotels Near Boston