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Q&A to follow each lecture

Saturday, April 26, 2014

8:00 AM Registration & Continental Breakfast

Topics in Gastrointestinal Disorders

9:00 AM Colorectal Cancer and Polyps: Screening, Surveillance, and Identification of Hereditary Syndromes, Samir Gupta, MD, MSCS
9:40 AM GERD and Proton Pump Inhibitors, Denise Kalmaz, MD
10:20 AM Break
10:40 AM Inflammatory Bowel Disease: The Standard of Care, Barrett Levesque, MD
11:20 AM Fecal Microbiota Transplantation for Refractory C Difficile Colitis, Nedret Copur-Dahi, MD
12:10 PM Lunch

Advances in Liver Transplantation

1:00 PM Viral Hepatitis: Advances in Treatment, Alexander Kuo, MD
1:40 PM Management and Recognition of Complications of Cirrhosis, Yuko Kono, MD
2:20 PM Liver Transplantation: Who's a Candidate?, Heather M. Patton, MD
3:00 PM Adjourn for the Day

Sunday, April 27, 2014

8:30 AM Continental Breakfast

Topics in Rheumatologic Disorders

9:00 AM Gout in 2014: A Perfect Storm, Robert A. Terkeltaub, MD
9:40 AM Rheumatoid Arthritis: Past, Present and Future, Maripat Corr, MD
10:20 AM Break
10:40 AM Spotlight on IgG4 Related Disease – Avoid Misdiagnosis, Gregory D. Middleton, MD
11:20 AM Biologics: What are the Ups and the Downs? Beatrix Bartok, MD, PhD
12:10 PM Lunch

Advances in Kidney Transplantation

1:00 PM Arresting the Progression of CKD: What Really Works and What Doesn't? Danuta Trzebinska, MD
1:40 PM How Changes to the Allocation of Kidneys Will Impact your Patients Waiting for Transplantation, Kristin L. Mekeel, MD
2:20 PM Immunosuppressive Medications: How Do They Work and What are Their Side Effects? Dianne McKay, MD
3:00 PM Final Adjournment

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