Update in Gastroenterology, Saturday, April 22

A Continuing Medical Education Program that should be attended by physicians, residents/fellows, nurses, physician assistants, students and allied health care professionals.

Date:  Saturday, April 22, 2017

Registration: 7:30 AM

Program: 8:00 AM – 12:00 Noon

Place: The Philadelphia County Medical Society, 2100 Spring Garden Street, Philadelphia, PA 19130


Earn up to 4.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Free Continental Breakfast


NO FEE to attend but you MUST pre-register HERE:

6th Annual Clinical Update in Gastroenterology

Program Chair & Moderator: Harvey B. Lefton, MD, FACP, FACG, AGAF, FASGE, past President, PCMS

Topics to be discussed:

  • The Changing Face of Celiac Disease
    • Anthony DiMarino, Jr., MD

      Professor and Chair, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Director, Celiac Center, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

  • Approach to the Patient with Liver Disease
    • David Sass, MD, FACP, AGAF, FAASLD

      Professor of Medicine, Medical Director, Liver Transplant Program, Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

  • Update in Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Gary R. Lichtenstein, MD

      Professor of Medicine, Raymond and Ruth Perelman School of Medicine of the University of Pennsylvania, Director, Center for Inflammatory Bowel Disease, University of Pennsylvania Health System Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

  • Nutrition and the Bowel “What’s Eating You”
    • Octavia Pickett-Blakely, MD, MHS Assistant Professor of Medicine, Director, GI Nutrition and Obesity Program, Division of Gastroenterology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Accreditation/Designation Statement: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the Pennsylvania Medical Society and The Philadelphia County Medical Society. The Pennsylvania Medical Society is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The Pennsylvania Medical Society designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

For more information please call: (215) 563-5343 X 113

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