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Friday Courses

Get in-depth discussions on the latest in GI and hepatology, endoscopy and practice management when you attend one or more of the optional Friday courses. Four courses are offered: two, half-day courses, GI Pathophysiology Course and What’s New in GI Pharmacology Course; and two, full-day courses, Practice Management Course and the WGO-ASGE Endoscopy Course.

Attending the Postgraduate Course? Register for GI Pathophysiology and What’s New in GI Pharmacology and save up to 10 percent! The GI Pathophysiology Course and What’s New in GI Pharmacology Course, and the Postgraduate Course make up the Three-day Clinical Review, your comprehensive clinical update.

Course Directors: Brooks D. Cash, MD, FACG and Scott M. Tenner, MD, MS, MPH, JD, FACG

Experts define and describe the use and management of new pharmacological therapies as well as updates in current pharmacological treatment options for a variety of GI disorders during the What’s New in GI Pharmacology Course.

Part of the Three-day Clinical Review—Save up to 10% when you register for the Three-day Clinical Review!

Friday, October 13, 2017 | 1:45 pm – 5:15 pm
1:45 pm Welcome and Introductions
1:50 pm IBD: The First Visit
2:10 pm Routine and Emergent Anticoagulation Management in the Periendoscopic Period
2:30 pm Rational PPI Therapy in the Era of Concern
2:50 pm Practical Guide to HCV Therapy in 2017
3:10 pm Q & A
3:25 pm Break
3:40 pm Pharmacologic Approach to IBS: Beyond Diet and Fiber
4:00 pm Medical Management of Fatty Liver Disease
4:20 pm Medication Use in Pregnancy
4:40 pm Pharmacologic Treatment of Pancreatic Disorders
5:00 pm Q & A
5:15 pm Adjourn

Pharmacology Course Faculty

Brooks D. Cash, MD, FACG
Professor of Medicine
University of South Alabama
Mobile, Alabama

Kenneth R. DeVault, MD, FACG
Professor of Medicine
Mayo Clinic
Jacksonville, Florida

Francis A. Farraye, MD, MSc, FACG
Professor of Medicine
Boston University School of Medicine
Clinical Director, Section of Gastroenterology
Boston Medical Center
Boston, Massachusetts

David A. Greenwald, MD, FACG
Director of Clinical Gastroenterology and Endoscopy
The Mount Sinai Hospital
New York, New York

Philip K. Henderson, DO
University of South Alabama
Mobile, Alabama

Jorge L. Herrera, MD, MACG
Professor of Medicine
University of South Alabama
Mobile, Alabama

Sunanda V. Kane, MD, MSPH, FACG
Professor of Medicine
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, Minnesota

Scott M. Tenner, MD, MS, MPH, JD, FACG
Clinical Professor of Medicine
State University of New York
Brooklyn, New York

Member Registration Pricing

Member Type Price
Physician $225
Resident/Trainee/Candidate $200
NP/PA $200
Allied Health $200
Practice Manager $200

Non-Member Registration Pricing

Non-Member Type Price
Physician $275
Resident/Trainee $250
NP/PA $250
Allied Health $250
Practice Manager $225
Exhibitor/Guest/PharmD/PhD $275
CME/MOC

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the American College of Gastroenterology and the World Gastroenterology Organisation. The American College of Gastroenterology is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American College of Gastroenterology designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 3.25 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.