09/08/16 - Management of Aerodigestive Tract

“Management of Aerodigestive Tract Foreign Bodies.”

Jeffrey P. Simons, MD 
Associate Professor of Otolaryngology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

Brief Summary of Lecture:
Dr. Simons will discuss current techniques for the evaluation and management of pediatric aero digestive tract foreign bodies. He will review the history of the field of bronchoesophagology as it relates to the management of airway and esophageal foreign bodies. Dr. Simmons will discuss strategies for prevention of foreign body aspiration and ingestion.

Start Date: September 8
End Date:September 8
Time: 8:00 a.m.


  • John G. Rangos Sr. Research Center

    Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
    4401 Penn Avenue
    Floor 3 Conference Center
    Pittsburgh, PA 15224