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The 12th Annual Clinical Update in Gastroenterology Virtual Education Program

You’re invited to hear Philly’s Top Docs discuss the latest in the field of Gastroenterology! This is a free educational program and everyone including the general public is welcome to attend. The program is recommended for physicians, residents/fellows, medical students, nurses, physician assistants, psychologists and allied health care professionals and will be held as a Zoom video conference.

Date: Saturday, April 29, 2023
Program: 8:00 AM – 12:50 PM ET
For information or to register via phone, call: (215) 563-5343

Randall Brand, MD

David A. Sass, MD

Adam C. Ehrlich, MD

Nitin K. Ahuja, MD

Topics to be discussed:

Current Status for the Early Detection of Pancreatic Cancer – Randall Brand, MD, Professor of Medicine, Director, GI Malignancy Early Detection, Diagnosis and Prevention Program, University of Pittsburgh

Managing the Patient with End-Stage Liver Disease – David A. Sass, MD, FACP, FACG, AGAF, FAASLD, Professor of Medicine; Medical Director, Liver Transplantation; Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

Update in Inflammatory Bowel Disease – Adam C. Ehrlich, MD, MPH, FACG, Associate Professor of Medicine, Program Director, Gastroenterology Fellowship, Co-Medical Director, Temple Inflammatory Bowel Disease Program, Department of Medicine, Section of Gastroenterology, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University

Optimal Treatment Strategies for Irritable Bowel Syndrome – Nitin K. Ahuja, MD, MS, Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, Co-Director, Program in Neurogastroenterology and Motility, Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

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

ACCME Accreditation Statement

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 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.

AMA Designation Statement

The Pennsylvania Medical Society designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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The 12th Annual Clinical Update in Gastroenterology

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