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Program 2017

1st Annual GUILD Conference Program

Time Sunday (2/19/17) Monday (2/20/17) Tuesday (2/21/17) Wednesday (2/22/17)
7:30 – 8:30 AM Breakfast with Faculty:
Posters / Exhibits
(Intro starts 8:15 am)
Breakfast with Faculty:
Posters / Exhibits
Breakfast with Faculty:
Posters / Exhibits
Breakfast with Faculty:
Posters / Exhibits
8:30 – 9:10 AM IBD 2017:
Year in Review:
Recent developments in Ulcerative Colitis
David Rubin, MD
Edward Loftus, MD
IBD 2017:
Year in Review:
Recent developments in Crohn’s Disease
Miguel Regueiro, MD
David Rubin, MD
Year in Review: What’s new in the HCV treatment guidelines?
Andrew Muir, MD
Guidelines 2017:
Hepatitis B Treatment: How does this change practice?
Norah Terrault, MD
9:10 – 9:40 AM IBD 2017:
State of the Art:
Dysplasia Detection and Management
Fernando Velayos, MD
Hot Topic:
Biosimilars: What you need to know now
Edward Loftus, MD
Hot Topic: HCV resistance testing: when, how and what to do?
Jordan Feld, MD
Outside the Box: Chronic hepatitis B and Withdrawal of NA therapy: Ready for prime time?
Andrew Muir, MD
9:40 – 10:20 AM Guidelines: Management of Post-operative Crohn’s Disease
Miguel Regueiro, MD 
Outside the Box:
Dermatologic Manifestations of IBD and IBD Therapy
George Martin, MD
How I Do It: HCV treatment in patients with compensated and decompensated cirrhosis
Nancy Reau, MD
Hot Topic: HBV Treatment – Towards Cure: New Therapies to Get Us There
Jordan Feld, MD
10:20 – 11:00 AM Break / Exhibits Break / Exhibits Break / Exhibits Break / Exhibits
11:00 – 11:40 AM Outside the Box:
Understanding Rheumatologic Complications of IBD: Drug or Disease?
Arthur Kavanaugh, MD
How I Do It:
Therapeutic Drug Monitoring
Adam Cheifetz, MD
Clinical Pearls:
HBV and HCV management in the HIV-infected patient
Mark Sulkowski, MD
State of the Art: HCV DAA Pipeline 2017 – Can we improve upon already excellent therapy?
Michael Curry, MD
11:40 AM – 12:20 PM Hot Topic:
Alternative therapy: Ready for primetime?
-Cannabis, CAM and FMT
Adam Cheifetz, MD
How I Do It:
Management of the Fertile Patient: preconception, pregnancy and postpartum
Uma Mahadevan, MD
State of the Art:
Liver cancer: from detection to treatment
Michael Curry, MD
How I Do It: HCV Management After Cure: Transferring care back to the PCP
Nancy Reau, MD
Mark Sulkowski, MD
12:20 – 12:40 PM Break Break Break Break
12:40 – 1:30 PM
Lunch with the Faculty
(Ticketed Event)
“The Hot Seat”:
IBD – Complex Cases and Discussion.
Uma Mahadevan, MD + Faculty Panel
“The Hot Seat”:
IBD – Complex Cases and Discussion.
Uma Mahadevan, MD + Faculty Panel
“The Hot Seat”:
Hepatitis B – Complex Cases and Discussion
Norah Terrault, MD + All Faculty
“The Hot Seat”:
Hepatitis C – Complex Cases and Discussion
Norah Terrault, MD + All Faculty
1:30 – 1:40 PM Break Break Break Meeting Concludes
1:40 – 3:30 PM
Afternoon Workshops
Try This at Home!
Chromoendoscopy (Video session)
Fernando Velayos, MD
David Rubin, MD
Try This at Home!
How to care for complex patients in the current health care environment: ACO’s, IBD Home and quality improvement
Miguel Regueiro, MD
Adam Cheifetz, MD
Try This at Home!
How to set up your practice to optimally care for the patient with viral hepatitis.
Norah Terrault, MD
6:00 – 9:00 PM Welcome Reception and Dinner   Reception and Dinner
Under the Stars
 

Activities
Breakfast and Breaks: Posters and Exhibits
At the breakfast session and at the breaks between sessions, attendees will have the opportunity to review poster presentations, interact with the authors, and view the exhibit area. Faculty will be in the breakfast area meeting informally with the attendees.

Session Descriptions

IBD 2017: Year in Review
Two speakers will have about 15 minutes each to present and defend their choice for the important papers/abstracts/news stories/etc. from the previous year on key topics. At the end, there will be 10 minutes available for audience Q&A and discussion.

“Outside the Box” and Special Seminars:
One speaker will cover a topic relevant to but perhaps outside of traditional gastroenterology topics. 30 minutes for lecture, 10 minutes for Q&A

“How I do it” Seminar:
One speaker will cover a topic in gastroenterology from their expert personal perspective, supplemented by literature review, and presented in case format for 20 minutes with 10 minutes for Q&A.

Hot Topic:
One speaker will cover a topic of particular new relevance to gastroenterologists, presenting the latest evidence, recommendations, etc. 20-30 minutes for lecture, 10 minutes for Q&A

Guidelines:
Review by leading expert, an often author, of society guidelines in a particular topic and how to implement them in your practice. 30 minute talk with 10 minutes for audience Q+A

Evidence vs Experience:
Two speakers have 15 minutes each to take opposite approaches to common clinical problems, one focusing on published literature, the other utilizing clinical experience, followed by 10 minutes for Q&A

Beyond the Package Insert:
One faculty member will review the history, literature, and, most importantly, relevant issues concerning optimal current usage of a gastroenterology therapeutic agent

Evidence Based Medicine:
One faculty member reviews and presents the best available evidence for a key topic. 30 minutes for lecture, 10 minutes for Q&A

The Hot Seat:
One faculty member presents cases to a panel of faculty and to the audience to stimulate discussion on approaches to challenging cases.

The Evolving Case:
A case will be developed with the help of audience input to facilitate discussions among various faculty concerning touch areas in practice.

Panel Discussions:
All faculty and the audience members participate and give their assessment of and opinions on key topics in our field

Afternoon Workshops:
These 110 minute sessions will cover practical issues relevant to the clinic. The format will be hands on or video, with subjects, supplemented by a lecture and discussion, with the goal of allowing clinicians to learn about novel techniques.
•  Try this at home! – practical tips to enhance patient care in your practice

Please Note: Speakers and sessions are subject to change.


Questions?

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