2014 Digestive Disease Week Meeting Review

Brookfield, WI US
September 20, 2014

This is a half-day educational session from 8:00 am-1:00 pm.  This meeting will address the current gaps in diagnostic testing in patients and introduce new therapeutic advances to address areas currently not targeted by available therapeutics.  It is a unique format and will be presented by members of the Gastroenterology and Hepatology Division at Medical Collge of Wisconsin in conjuntion with Community Faculty.    

The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 3.75 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

Target Audience

Gastroenterologists, Hepatologists, as well as phycican assistants and nurse practitioners

Learning Objectives

1.) Utilize state of the art diagnostic testing in patients with motility and functional gastrointestinal disorders

2,) Determine optimal therapy for patients with pancreatic cysts and masses

3.) Optimize the care of patients with inflammatory bowel disease undergoing therapy with anti-tumor necrosis factor therapy

Additional information


Kari Warren
Phone Number: 
+1 (414) 955-6850
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 3.75 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
09/20/2014 - 7:30am
Event ends: 
09/20/2014 - 12:00pm
The Sheraton Brookfield Hotel
375 South Moorland Road
Brookfield, WI 53005
United States

The Sheraton Brookfield
375 South Moorland Rd.
Brookfield, WI 53005

Phone: 1-262-364-1100
Hotel Reservations: 888-627-8235

Course Director: José Franco, MD
Moderator: Joseph Geenen, MD

Ashwani Sethi, MD
Amar Naik, MD
Lilani Perera, MD 
James Kwiatt, MD 
Alex Seamon, MD
William Berger, MD 
Cesar Chan, MD
Ayan Rage, MD
Arash Babaei, MD 
Nicole Griglione, MD 
Ling Mei, MD 
Walter Hogan, MD
Nalini Guda, MD 
Zach Smith, DO

Kulwinder Dua, MD 
Abdul Khan, MD
Gary Gerstner, MD 
Syed Rizvi, MD

Kia Saeian, MD

All persons in control of content have NO relevant financial relationships to disclose with the exception of the following person

Abdul Khan, MD, Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Speaker for Celgene


Available Credit

  • 3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 3.75 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.


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