ASG Webinar Series

Session 4: EoE

Thursday, December 15, 2022 | 05:30 pm MST

Virtual (Zoom)

Learning Objectives:

  • List up-to-date diagnostic criteria and treatment guidelines for EoE
  • Evaluate different methods for assessing disease activity and implications for therapeutic targets
  • Assess efficacy and safety data for novel therapeutic options for EoE
  • Dr. Chris Ma

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Session 3: NAFLD Pathways

Wedensday, October 12, 2022 | 05:30 pm MST

Virtual (Zoom)

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe an approach to the evaluation of abnormal liver tests and the diagnosis of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD)
  • Outline the management of NAFLD in the patient’s medical home
  • Demonstrate how the NAFLD pathway can help identify patients with more advanced liver disease that should be referred to Hepatology
  • Dr. Mang Ma
  • Dr. Mark Swain
  • Moderator: Dr. Gil Kaplan

Session 2: IBS

Monday, April 11, 2022 | Virtual | 05:30 pm MDT

Learning Objectives:

  • Recognize the importance of the microbiome in irritable bowel syndrome
  • Demonstrate the importance of testing in IBS for the microbiome.
  • Leverage the microbiome in the treatment of IBS
  • Dr. Mark Pimentel: Dr. Mark Pimentel is an Associate Professor of Medicine and of Gastroenterology at Cedars-Sinai, where he heads the Pimentel Lab and is also the executive director of the Medically Associated Science and Technology (MAST) program at Cedars-Sinai, which focuses on the study of the gut microbiome to develop effective diagnostic tools and therapies. Dr. Pimentel is also a Professor of Medicine at the Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). 

Session 1: Perianal Fistulas

Monday, January 17, 2022 | Virtual | 05:30 pm MST

Learning Objectives:
  • Recognize the different radiological modalities used in diagnosing perianal fistulas/abscess and their pitfalls
  • Compare and contrast medical management of perianal fistulas
  • Identify surgical needs in this patient population
  • Dr. Chris Ma, Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, University of Calgary
  • Dr. Neel Datta, Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery, University of Calgary
  • Dr. Deepak Bahayana, Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Radiology, University of Calgary

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