Annual GI and Liver Updates Meets “Acing the Boards”
At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to:
- Describe how to implement evidence-based medicine in the diagnosis and management of gastrointestinal and liver diseases;
- State the role of emerging technologies for medical and surgical management of gastrointestinal diseases;
- Discuss how to apply high-yield clinical pearls to diagnose complex gastrointestinal diseases;
- Evaluate different views in controversial areas of the management of gastrointestinal and liver diseases;
- Outline new guidelines for the therapeutic monitoring and management of gastrointestinal diseases.
*Agenda subject to change.
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SPECIAL ATTENDEE RATES AVAILABLE!
We are pleased to offer a special rate for conference attendees. Special rates start at $269 for single/double occupancy.
Cut-off date for reserving rooms in the room block is 5pm CST on August 21, 2019. Hotel accommodations can be made:
- Online: https://tinyurl.com/UCCME2019
- Via Phone: Please call 1-800-333-3333 and use the promotional code: UOCHIC.
Valet parking is available at the hotel for $28.
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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.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Director, Gastrointestinal Cancer Risk and Prevention Clinic
Co-Director, Comprehensive Cancer Risk and Prevention Clinic
The University of Chicago
Joseph B. Kirsner Professor of Medicine
Section Chief, Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
Co-Director, Digestive Diseases Center
Editor-in-Chief, American Journal of Gastroenterology
Director of Health Services Research, Cedars-Sinai Health System
Director, Center for Outcomes Research and Education (CORE)
Professor of Medicine, Cedars-Sinai
Los Angeles, CA
Editor of the Red Section and Associate
Editor, American Journal of Gastroenterology
Atlanta Gastroenterology Associates
Adjunct Professor of Medicine
Emory University School of Medicine
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