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Friday, May 31, 2019

7:00 am
Registration / Exhibits
7:30 AM
Stefan D. Holubar, MD
Tracy Hull, MD
7:35 AM
From Dogs to Robots: How We Got to the Pelvic J Pouch
Conor Delaney, MD, MCh, PhD

Session #1: 7:55 – 9:30 AM
The Confusing Subject of Dysplasia Do We Operate or Not?

Moderators: Sherief Shawki, MD and André D’Hoore, MD, PhD
Panel: JP Achkar, MD; Willem Bemelman, MD, PhD; Ilyssa Gordon, MD, PhD; Emre Gorgun, MD
9:30 AM
Is Radiation Therapy for Rectal Cancer in IBD Taboo?
Sudha Amarnath, MD
9:50 AM
Break / Exhibits

Session #2: 10:10 – 11:50 AM The Future is So Bright We Have to Wear Shades

Moderators: Luca Stocchi, MD and Bret Lashner, MD
10:10 AM
The Biologic Highway: Navigating Forks in the IBD Road
Miguel Regueiro, MD
10:30 AM
An Ounce of Prevention to Save Pounds of Bowel. Anti-Fibrotics for IBD
Florian Rieder, MD
10:50 AM
The Magical Shot that Cures Perianal Fistulae in Wizards, Muggles & Humans
Amy Lightner, MD
11:10 AM
Gemini - The Zodiac Sign of the Interventional Gastroenterologist
Bo Shen, MD
11:30 AM
Welcome to the Future - How the ‘Omes Will Rule
Claudio Fiocchi, MD
11:50 AM
Lunch / Exhibits

Session #3: 12:45 – 2:15 PM IBD Medication: Promise or Poison?

Moderators: Stefan Holubar, MD, and Paulo Kotze, MD, MsC, PhD
Panel: Jeremy Lipman, MD; Jessica Philpott, MD, PhD; Miguel Regueiro, MD; Mr. Janindra Warusavitarne
2:15 PM
Doppelgangers or Real Deal? Biologics and Biosimilars
Aaron Brzezinski, MD
2:35 PM
Break / Exhibits

Session #4: 3:00 – 4:30 PM Avoiding Bear Traps in Terminal Ileal Crohn’s Disease

Moderators: Tracy Hull, MD and Scott R. Steele, MD, MBA
Panel: James Church, MD; Ben Click, MD; Neil Hyman, MD; Ian Lavery, MD; Antonino Spinelli, MD, PhD
4:30 PM
From the Shadows - IBD From the Inside Out: IBD Radiologists, Important
Members of MDT

Mark Baker, MD
4:50 PM
Closing Remarks
Stefan Holubar, MD
Scott R. Steele, MD, MBA