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The Gastroenterology and Hepatology symposium will focus on practical and evidence-based aspects of managing the difficult GI disorders in gastroenterology and hepatology practice. This 2-day symposium will provide guidance to attendees on diagnostics and management of challenging cases in clinical practice and latest advances in the field, including esophageal diseases, liver disease, inflammatory bowel disease, small bowel and pancreatic diseases, and endoscopy. Each session will include didactic presentations followed by a panel discussion about the optimal approach to the diagnosis and management of the presented topics.

Optional Scientific Paper Session, where participant abstracts are presented in both electronic poster and podium format will also be included as a non-CME educational opportunity.

By Attending, You Will Be Able To:

  • Review recent advances and challenges in the management of inflammatory bowel disease and implement strategy for optimizing medical, endoscopic and surgical therapy in IBD patients
  • Identify current indications and applications for advanced endoscopic techniques EMR, ESD, colonic stenting, and transanal endoscopic surgery
  • Review recent advances in detection of Hepatic Fibrosis, the management of NAFLD, and the role of the fecal microbiome in Liver disease
  • Discuss latest treatment options for patients with the rumination, cyclic vomiting and irritable bowel syndrome
  • Recognize new diagnostic modalities and therapeutic options for patients with Cancer/Dysplasia of the foregut
  • Discuss the evaluation of patients at high risk for pancreatic malignancies, indeterminate biliary strictures and the management of complicated acute pancreatitis
  • Define the best management strategies and apply the latest endoscopic methods and techniques to treat patients with GI emergencies including GI bleeding, foreign bodies, bowel perforation

Topics

  • Endoscopy and Colonoscopy
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Video Forum to optimize outcomes
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatology
  • Pancreaticobiliary
  • Panel Discussions

Who Should Attend?

Physicians, residents, fellows, nurses, physician assistants, and allied health professionals specializing in gastroenterology, hepatology, endoscopy, internal medicine and other interested health care professionals.