Program Description: 

A detailed presentation of research within the gastroenterology division is provided in this conference by the fellows in our department. They give brief background to their project, the question they seek to answer as well as why it is important. They present their hypothesis. They show the methods they used or plan to use, and then present their data followed by interpretation of their findings. The audience is able to ask questions or make comments throughout the presentation. On some weeks, a guest from outside the division is brought in to present their research relevant to GI. And on some weeks, we have journal club during this conference where three fellows each present one journal in detail with and emphasis ion translational research in GI. Finally, about once a month, or every two months, we have on fellow use the whole hour to present a challenge case; approached from presentation to outcome with a faculty mentor.

ACCME Accreditation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
AMA Credit Designation:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this Live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Hours of Participation for Allied Health Professionals:

The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 1.0 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

Target audience: 

Gastroenterologists or Physicians in related fields

Physician Assistants in Gastroenterology or related fields

Learning objectives: 
  • Present clinical problems in contemporary GI practices through informative teaching, case presentations, and small group discussion
  • Discuss issues in GI to promote conversation about prevalent matters
  • Describe ongoing research within GI division which will foster new research ideas and impact patient care
Faculty & credentials: 
Planning Committee:
Benson Massey, MD
Professor of Medicine
Director, Manometry Laboratory
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Medical College of Wisconsin
Abdul Khan, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Medical College of Wisconsin
Thomas Faust, MD
Professor of Medicine and Surgery
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
"Acute Liver Failure"
All persons in control of content have NO relevant financial relationship to disclose



Megan Campfield
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 955-6836
Session date: 
06/23/2014 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm CDT
Dean Roe Auditorium
9200 W. Wisconsin Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53226
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.

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