Best of the Annual Conferences in Digestive Diseases 2016
At the conclusion of this activity, the learner will be able to:
- Evaluate up-to-date evidence-based medical practices in the diagnosis and treatment of gastrointestinal and liver diseases;
- Recognize the role of emerging technologies for medical and surgical management of gastrointestinal diseases;
- Apply new knowledge to challenging cases in gastroenterology, hepatology and nutrition.
The University of Chicago reserves the right to cancel or postpone this conference due to unforeseen circumstances. In the unlikely event this activity must be cancelled or postponed, the registration fee will be refunded; however, The University of Chicago is not responsible for any related costs, charges, or expenses to participants, including fees assessed by airline/travel/lodging agencies.
Sonia Kupfer, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Director, Gastrointestinal Cancer Risk and Prevention Clinic
Konstantin Umanskiy, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Program Director, Colon and Rectal Surgery
As a provider accredited by the ACCME, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine requires everyone who is in a position to control the content of an education activity to disclose all relevant financial relationships with anycommercial interest. This includes any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by or used on patients. The ACCME defines “relevant financial relationships” as financial relationships in any amount occurring within the past 12 months, including financial relationships of a spouse or life partner that could create a conflict of interest. Mechanisms are in place to identify and resolve any potential conflict of interest prior to the start of the activity.
Additionally, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine requires Authors to identify investigational products or off-label uses of products regulated by the US Food and Drug Administration, at first mention and where appropriate in the content.
The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 7 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
ACCESSIBILITY The University of Chicago is committed to providing equal access appropriate to need and circumstance and complies fully with the legal requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act. If you are in need of special accommodation, please contact our office at 773-702-1056 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.