Eosinophilic Esophagitis: Where Are We at in 2015?

This presentation will discuss the diagnosis and treatment of eosinophilic esophagitis as well as the latest research into the treatment of the recently-discovered disease.

This presentation was originally recorded at the Best of the Annual Conferences in Digestive Diseases, June 13, 2015, Rosemont, IL.

Medium: Video with PPT, eLearning


Target Audience

This activity has been designed for Gastroenterologist, Surgeons, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants and Residents/Fellows.


Learning Objectives

After completing this activity, the participant will demonstrate the ability to:

  • Discuss implications of recent clinical trials in eosinophilic esophagitis;
  • Cite current and future research in eosinophilic esophagitis;
  • List current guidelines for management of eosinophilic esophagitis.



Additional information
ACGME/ABMS Core Competencies: 
Patient Care and Procedural Skills
Medical Knowledge
Available credit: 
  • 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 0.50 Participation
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Activity expires: 

 Robert T. Kavitt, MD, MPH
 Assistant Professor of Medicine
 Medical Director, Center for Esophageal Diseases

The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 

Credit Designation
The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum .50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses and other healthcare professionals will receive a Certificate of Participation. For information on the applicability and acceptance of certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME, please consult your professional licensing board.

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