2019 Crohn's and Colitis Conference
This is a program designed for physicians, nurses, pharmacists, nurse practitioners and physician assistants, allied health professionals, interns, residents, fellows and community partners specializing in Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Primary Care, General and Colorectal Surgery and Basic scientists.
At the conclusion of this activity, learners will be able to:
- Discuss new therapies in the “pipeline” for IBD patients.
- Identify what alternative therapies are effective and safe for IBD patients
- Integrate ways to deal with anxiety and depression in IBD patients
- Design plans for safety monitoring & looking for drug interactions with IBD medications
- Incorporate strategies to deliver patient-centered care in practice
- Describe enteral nutrition for Crohn's disease
- Summarize specific concerns to be aware of as getting older with IBD.
8:00-8:10 Welcome and Introductions
Dr. Daniel Stein
8.10- 8.30 Updates - Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation
Dr. Amir Patel
9:00-9:30 Which Complementary Therapies are effective and safe for IBD patients?
9:30-9:50 What Drug Interactions should I be looking out for and what safety monitoring should I be doing for my IBD medications?
Beth Pieper, PharmD
9:50 – 10:15 PANEL DISCUSSION/BREAK
10:15 -10:45 What is Enteral Nutrition for Crohn’s Disease?
Dr. Jose Cabrera
Dr. Freddy Caldera, Jr.
11:15-11:45 What is the best way to deal with anxiety and depression in IBD patients?
Dr. Daniel Stein
Dr. Andres Yarur
12:15-12:30 Panel Discussion and Q&A
12:30 LUNCH and Wrap Up
Attendees will have to enter by the Public Safety office located on the NE corner of the main building.
Visitors coming to campus from the east via Watertown Plank Road must turn left on 87th Street, drive past MCW and turn left at Connell Avenue to enter the parking lot from the south. Visitors needing to travel west on Watertown Plank Road from campus must exit the parking lots at the main exit on 87th Street or to the south on Connell Avenue.
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
All persons in control of content have NO relevant financial relationshps to disclose except the following person(s):
|Poonam Beniwal-Patel, MD||Takeda||Speaker|
Daniel Stein, MD
Andres Yarur, MD
All persons in control of content have NO relevant financial relationships to disclose with the exception of the following and in accordance with the ACCME® standards for Commercial Support Number 6, these relationships were reviewed via the MCW conflict of interest resolution process and resolved.
Hours of Participation for Allied Health Care Professionals
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 4 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.
- 4.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
- 4.00 Hours of ParticipationHours of Participation credit.