Multidisciplinary IBD Clinical Series-October 2015
This educational activity is designed to provide a platform to discuss current GI advances and management of difficult GI problems while incorporating emerging diagnostic and therapeutic modalities.
The target audience includes physicians, nurses, fellows, and residents as well as other healthcare professionals iinterested in gastroenterological diseases.
After participating in this conference, participants will be able to:
- Review the current standard of care for Crohn’s disease, including steroids, immunomodulators, and ant-TNF agents;
- Identify and discuss new advances and targets for inflammation in treatment of ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease;
- Describe difficult IBD cases with feedback from pathology, radiology, surgery and medical perspective.
David Rubin, MD
Professor of Medicine
Chief, Section of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition
University of Chicago Medicine
Eugene Yen, MD
Clinical Director Center for Crohn’s and Colitis
NorthShore University HealthSystem
Clinical Assistant Professor
University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
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 University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine and NorthShore University HealthSystem. The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit Designation Statement
The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 2 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.