You Will Want To Attend Cleveland Clinic 50th Annual Gastroenterology Update
Advances in diagnosis and treatment of gastrointestinal (GI) disorders challenge GI practitioners to remain up-to-date on the most current data. As well as it has over the past 50 years, this course addresses developments in research, clinical trials, techniques, and treatments. It provides GI clinicians the opportunity to stay abreast of the information and interpret its impact on clinical practices, thus improving the quality of patient care. This course will also feature alumni from Cleveland Clinic’s gastroenterology, hepatology, nutrition, and IBD training programs, as well as past and present program directors.
Who Should Attend?
This course is designed for practicing physicians, nurses, physician assistants, and nurse practitioners in gastroenterology, internal medicine, family practice, gastrointestinal surgery, as well as esteemed alumni.
Stay Current With These Objectives
- Summarize the state-of-the-art screening, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment strategies applicable to gastrointestinal (GI) practice
- Review the most current evidence on mucosal healing strategies for inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)
- Describe the impact of new therapies on treatment strategies for hepatitis C and IBD
- Describe new devices and techniques for improving the results of colonoscopy
- Provide the most current therapy for patients with alcoholic liver disease, nonalcoholic steatohepatitis, nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, hepatocellular cancer, and those who underwent liver transplantation
- Summarize controversies associated with nondysplastic and dysplastic Barrett’s esophagus, eosinophilic esophagitis, and peroral endoscopic myotomy (POEM) treatment of achalasia
- Discuss evidence supporting new endoscopic techniques for Barrett’s esophagus, mucosal dissection, and biofeedback for fecal incontinence