ACG 2013 Midwest Regional Postgraduate Course

The American College of Gastroenterology is pleased to make available downloadable versions of speaker slides from the ACG 2013 Midwest Regional Postgraduate Course in St. Louis, Missouri. 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 Co-Directors:
Bruce R. Bacon, MD, FACG, David H. Cort, MD, FACG, and Prateek Sharma, MD, FACG

Saturday, August 24, 2013

SESSION I: STARTING FROM THE TOP
Moderator: Prateek Sharma, MD, FACG

7:45 am Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Ikuo Hirano, MD, FACG
8:05 am Controversies in Management of Barrett’s Esophagus
Prateek Sharma, MD, FACG
8:25 am Benign and Malignant Esophageal Strictures
Sreenivasa S. Jonnalagadda, MD

SESSION II: FUNCTIONAL BOWEL DISORDERS
Moderator: William D. Chey, MD, FACG

9:00 am Evidence Based Approach to IBS
William D. Chey, MD, FACG
9:20 am Functional Heartburn and Difficult to Treat GERD
Peter J. Kahrilas, MD, FACG
9:40 am Chronic Constipation
Brooks D. Cash, MD, FACG

SESSION III: GASTROINTESTINAL ONCOLOGY
Moderator: John R. Saltzman, MD, FACG

10:45 am Endoscopic Approach to Malignant Pancreaticobiliary Strictures
John A. Martin, MD
11:05 am Cystic Lesions of the Pancreas: When Are They Malignant?
John R. Saltzman, MD, FACG
11:25 am Screening and Surveillance for Esophageal
and Gastric Cancer

Kenneth K. Wang, MD, FACG

SESSION IV: CONTEMPORARY MANAGEMENT ISSUES IN IBD
Moderator: David H. Cort, MD, FACG

12:45 pm Clinical Pearls in the Evaluation and Management of Dysplasia
David T. Rubin, MD, FACG
1:05 pm Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Pregnancy in IBD but Were Afraid to Ask
Themistocles Dassopoulos, MD
1:25 pm Anti-TNF and Immunomodulator Therapy in IBD—Is It Wise or Safe to Stop at Some Point?
Miguel D. Regueiro, MD, FACG

BREAKOUT SESSIONS
2:00 pm to 5:45 pm

Esophageal Motility Disorders
Ikuo Hirano, MD, FACG
What’s New in Celiac Disease
William D. Chey, MD, FACG
Increasing Incidence of Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Bruce R. Bacon, MD, FACG
Complex IBD: A Case Based Approach
David T. Rubin, MD, FACG

Sunday, August 25, 2013

SESSION V: COLON
Moderator: David A. Lieberman, MD, FACG

8:00 am Updated Guidelines for CRC Screening and Surveillance
Carol A. Burke, MD, FACG
8:25 am Familial and Hereditary Colon Cancer
Aasma Shaukat, MD, MPH, FACG
8:50 am Quality Issues in Colonoscopy
David A. Lieberman, MD, FACG
9:15 am Serrated Lesions of the Colon: How to Approach Them
Charles J. Kahi, MD, FACG

SESSION VI: HEPATOLOGY
Moderator: Bruce R. Bacon, MD, FACG

10:30 am The Coming Revolution in Hepatitis C Treatment
Paul J. Pockros, MD, FACG
10:55 am Treatment of Chronic Hepatitis B
Bruce R. Bacon, MD, FACG
11:20 am The Most Common Liver Disease: NAFLD/NASH
Brent A. Tetri, MD, FACG