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The University of Chicago Digestive Diseases Review 2017

Format: 18 Video Files + 2 PDF files.


University of Chicago Medicine & Biological Sciences Specialty Review (SA-CME)

Stay Current in Digestive Diseases

This activity draws from the expertise of the University of Chicago’s internationally and nationally renowned physicians, who will help you to better:

  • Keep up with the latest advancements regarding the biology and treatment of patients with digestive diseases
  • Apply new knowledge in GI, hematology, and nutrition with this review in gastroenterology
  • Integrate current guidelines into daily practice when preventing and managing digestive diseases

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, the participant will be able to:

  • Evaluate up-to-date evidence-based medical practices in the diagnosis and treatment of liver diseases
  • Identify patients that can benefit from liver transplantation using the latest scientific evidence
  • Describe strategies to screen for, treat, and manage colorectal cancer and polyps
  • 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
  • Compare therapeutic options available to patients with inflammatory bowel disease

Intended Audience

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

Date of Original Release: July 15, 2017

Date Credits Expire: July 14, 2020

Topics And Speakers:

Liver Diseases

  • Updates in Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease – Michael Charlton, MD
  • Current Management of Hepatitis C – Andrew Aronsohn, MD
  • State-of-the-Art in Liver Transplantation – John J. Fung, MD, PhD
  • Panel and Case Discussion – Faculty

Colorectal Polyps and Cancer

  • KEYNOTE ADDRESS: Colorectal Cancer Screening in 2017 – Carol Burke, MD, FACG
  • Panel and Case Discussion – Faculty
  • Management of Gastrointestinal Bleeding on Antithrombotics – Neil Sengupta, MD
  • Challenging Cases from the University of Chicago – Faculty

Esophageal, Gastric and Small Bowel Diseases

  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis in 2017 – Robert Kavitt, MD, MPH
  • Novel Endoscopic Obesity Treatments – Christopher Chapman, MD
  • State-of-the-Art in Small Bowel Bleeding – Carol E. Semrad, MD
  • Panel and Case Discussion – Faculty
  • Updates in Pancreatic Diseases – Andres Gelrud, MD, MMSc
  • Updates in Fecal Microbial Transplant – Joel Pekow, MD

Inflammatory Bowel Diseases

  • IBD Therapy in 2017 – Russell D. Cohen, MD
  • Therapeutic Monitoring in IBD – Sushila Dalal, MD
  • Surgery for IBD in the Era of Biologic Therapies – Neil H. Hyman, MD, FACS
  • Panel and Case Discussion – Faculty