Gastroenterology Update: A Case-Based Approach to Common GI Problems
Friday, October 18, 2019 - Saturday, October 19, 2019
7:30am - 1:00pm
The Inn at St. John's
This course will be of interest to primary care physicians, general practitioners, internists, practicing gastroenterologists, and GI fellows and residents. Physician assistants, nurses, and nurse practitioners providing primary care for gastrointestinal disorders are also encouraged to participate.
At the conclusion of the conference, participants will be able to understand and/or implement:
• the role of diet in IBD maintenance and treatment.
• the state of the art of endoscopic evaluation and treatment options for suspected small bowel bleeding and other small bowel pathology.
• the latest developments in the diagnosis and treatment of chronic hepatitis B.
• therapy of pelvic floor dyssynergia.
• the indications, methods and use of fecal microbial transplant (FMT) in various gastrointestinal disorders.
• the current landscape and treatment of Crohns.
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 11 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This activity is also recognized by the American Osteopathic Association for AOA Category 2 credits, the Michigan Board of Nursing for CE credits, the American Academy of Physician Assistants, and the American Association of Nurse Practitioners.
ABIM MOC POINTS
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 11 medical knowledge MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.