2016 ACG/LGS Regional Postgraduate Course

The American College of Gastroenterology is pleased to make available downloadable versions of speaker slides from the 2016 ACG/LGS Regional Postgraduate Course in New Orleans, Louisiana. Final presentations provided by faculty at the course are posted below.

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Course Director: Ronald A. Leo, MD

Friday, March 4, 2016

6:30 pm POEM With the Flexible Scope as a Treatment for Achalasia and Zenker’s Diverticulum
Abraham Mathew, MD, MSc

Saturday, March 5, 2016

8:00 am Physician Burnout: How the Gastroenterologist Can Cope With the Stresses of Modern Practice
Christina M. Surawicz, MD, MACG
8:45 am Chronic Abdominal Pain: It’s Not Always Visceral
Lawrence R. Schiller, MD, FACG
9:30 am Dietary Contributions to Symptoms and Treatment of IBS: Is There a “Food Print” in this Disease?
Paul Moayyedi, BSc, MB ChB, PhD, MPH, FACG
10:45 am Changing Face of Liver Transplantation in the United States
Nigel Girgrah, MD, PhD
11:30 am Use of Biomarkers in the Diagnosis and Prognosis of Inflammatory Bowel Disease
John F. Valentine, MD
12:30 pm Luncheon Session: Adapting to Future Health Care Delivery Systems
Kenny J. Cole, MD
2:45 pm Diagnosis and Management of Chronic Pancreatitis
Stephen T. Amann, MD, FACG
3:45 pm Nonsurgical Treatment of Obesity and the Gastroenterologist
Frank L. Greenway, MD
4:30 pm PBC and NASH: Progress on the Horizon
Mary E. Rinella, MD, FACG