IBD Update for the Practicing Physician
Saturday, November 2, 2013
7:45 am - 12:50 pm
The Inn at St. John’s / 44045 Five Mile Rd. / Plymouth, MI 48170
This activity has been designed to meet the educational needs of gastroenterologists, physician assistants, general practitioners, family physicians, nurse practitioners and other allied health care professionals involved in the management of IBD.
*All Gastroenterology Fellows AND
U-M Faculty & Staff
*There is not a fee for U-M GI faculty and staff. Pre-registration is still required.
Registration fees includes breakfast service, coffee breaks and educational materials. You are encouraged to register as soon as you are certain of attending as we cannot guarantee educational materials for applicants who are not preregistered by October 25, 2013. On-site registration will also be available.
|Online: register here|
Department of Internal Medicine
University of Michigan
24 Frank Lloyd Wright Dr.
Lobby J, Suite 1200
Ann Arbor, MI 48106-5750
|Phone: (734) 232-3469|
|Fax: (734) 998-0085|
An administrative fee of $50 will be deducted from your registration payment. Refund requests must be received in writing no later than October 25, 2013. No refunds will be made thereafter.
At the conclusion of this seminar, participants will be able to implement:
- state of the art treatment options for the medical management of ulcerative colitis.
- therapeutic drug monitoring to optimize different medical therapies in the medical management of inflammatory bowel disease.
- the role of capsule endoscopy and double balloon enteroscopy in the diagnosis and management of Crohn’s disease.
- the latest advances in medical therapy for IBD patients.
- the role of surgery in the management of IBD patients in the acute and elective setting.
- the “art” of caring for IBD patients, and how to effectively evaluate, manage and monitor patients with IBD.
Accreditation & Credit Designation
The University of Michigan Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Michigan Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Applications have been submitted to the American Osteopathic Association and the American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of credit is pending. Other credits by specialty may apply.
|7:45 am||Registration and Breakfast|
|8:15||Welcome and Opening Remarks
Michael Rice, MD
|8:30||Keynote Address: Current Treatment of Ulcerative Colitis
Gary Lichtenstein, MD
|9:20||Questions and Answers|
|9:30||Emerging Concepts #1: Therapeutic Drug Monitoring in IBD
Peter Higgins, MD, PhD, MSc
|10:20||Emerging Concepts #2: Double Balloon Enteroscopy and Capsule Endoscopy in Crohn’s Disease
Michael Rice, MD
|10:50||Emerging Concepts #3: Surgical Management of IBD
Scott Regenbogen, MD, MPH
|11:20||Questions and Answers|
|11:30||Case Presentations and Panel Discussion:|
Nirmal Kaur, MD
|12:50 pm||Course Adjourns|