2013 ACG/LGS Regional Postgraduate Course

The American College of Gastroenterology is pleased to make available downloadable versions of speaker slides from the 2013 ACG/LGS Regional Postgraduate Course in New Orleans, Louisiana. Final presentations provided by faculty at the course are posted below. To access presentation slides, please click on the session title below.

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Course Director: Lawrence L. Gensler, MD

Friday, March 8, 2013

6:30 pm The Effective GI Consultant
Ronald J. Vender, MD, FACG

Saturday, March 9, 2013

7:05 am LAMMICO: Malpractice Insurance Update
James Ronald Kennedy, MHA, ARM, AIC, LAMMICO, Metairie, LA
8:00 am High Resolution Esophageal Manometry: From Basics to Clinical Applications
Ankur Sheth, MD, MPH, CNSC
8:45 am C. difficile Infection – Diagnostic and Therapeutic Update
Christina M. Surawicz, MD, MACG
10:00 am Health Maintenance Issues in the IBD Patient
Francis A. Farraye, MD, MSc, FACG
10:45 am Gut Microbes – Role in Health, IBS, GI and Systemic Disease
Mark Pimentel, MD, FACG
11:45 am Luncheon Session: Gastroenterology and the Federal Health Care Bill
R. Bruce Cameron, MD, FACG
1:15 pm Alcoholic Liver Disease
Paul Martin, MD, FACG
2:00 pm Diagnosis and Management of Pancreatic Cysts, Masses and Fluid Collections
Brenda J. Hoffman, MD, FACG
3:15 pm ERCP Tricks of the Trade
Martin L. Freeman, MD, FACG
4:00 pm Psycho-pharmacologic Therapy for Functional Bowel Disorders
John J. Hutchings, MD