Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition Update 2020

Starts:  Sep 25, 2020 8:00 AM (CT)
Ends:  Sep 26, 2020 5:00 PM (CT)
Associated with  CCF General Community
At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  1. Describe and discuss the treatment of hepatic decompensation, treatment of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, and review the latest information on living donor transplantation in liver disease.
  2. Describe and discuss the treatment of inflammatory bowel disease with biologic therapies, treatment of inflammatory bowel disease in pregnancy, and review updates in the care of ulcerative colitis.
  3. Describe and discuss the treatment of Barrett’s esophagus, evaluation and treatment of small bowel bleeding, the use of endoscopic mucosal resection
  4. Describe and discuss the diagnosis and management of extra-esophageal reflux, achalasia, and to review the use of per-oral endoscopic myotomy for achalasia.
  5. Describe and discuss the dietary recommendations in general GI disease, treatment of celiac disease, and nutrition in esophageal disease.
  6. Describe and discuss the evaluation of benign anorectal disorders, strategies for colon cancer screening, and evaluation and management of obesity.