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(Two-year) Curriculum in GI Clinical Conferences arranged by Presenters

1st year fellows talks:

  • Chronic Diarrhea – diagnostic evaluation
  • Clostridial difficile infection/pseudo-membranous colitis
  • Ogilvie’s colonic pseudo-obstruction
  • Anorectal anatomy and incontinence
  • Neutropenic enterocolitis
  • Colonic Volvulus
  • Gastroparesis
  • Liver mass evaluation
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hepatic encephalopathy
  • Variceal and Portal Hypertensive Bleeding
  • Worms, Flukes and Other GI parasites

Senior Fellow Talks

  • Acute Pancreatitis
  • Cystic pancreatic neoplasms and Intraductal papillary mucinous tumors
  • Islet cell tumors of pancreas
  • Pancreatic pseudo-cyst management
  • Sphincter of Oddi dysfunction
  • Microscopic colitides
  • Colonic Polyposis Syndromes/Hereditary Non-polyposis Colon Cancer syndrome
  • Eosinophilic gastro-enterocolitis
  • Barrett’s metaplasia: Surveillance and Ablative Therapy Strategies
  • Medical therapy of GERD
  • Gastric Volvulus
  • Gastric carcinoids
  • Wilson’s disease
  • Primary sclerosing cholangitis
  • Primary biliary cirrhosis
  • Drug-induced liver disease
  • Hepatocellular carcinoma: Screening, diagnosis, therapy
  • Autoimmune hepatitis

GI Faculty Attending Talks

  • Upper GI Bleeding
  • Mesenteric Ischemia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease (Diagnosis and Pathophysiology)
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease (Therapy)
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease (newest therapeutics)
  • Hepatitis C
  • Chronic Pancreatitis
  • Short Bowel Syndrome
  • Nutrition Support in Critical Illness
  • Steatohepatitis
  • Colo-rectal cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Peptic Ulcer Disease
  • Ascites and hepatorenal syndrome
  • Celiac sprue
  • Colon Cancer screening
  • HIV and the GI tract
  • Pancreatic adenocarcinoma
  • Clinical approach to malabsorption
  • Esophageal manometry and motility disorders
  • Hepatitis B
  • Approach to abnormal LFTs

Non-GI Faculty Talks:

  • Surgical therapy of GERD (Thoracic surgery)
  • Bariatric surgery (GI surgery)
  • Ostomies/Anastomoses/Pouches – (GI surgery)
  • Graft vs Host Disease (Hematology)
  • Cutaneous manifestations of GI disease (Dermatology)
  • Gastric Cancer (Oncology)
  • Role of radiation therapy in GI cancer (Radiation Oncology)
  • Infectious Diarrhea (Infectious Diseases)
  • Transplant medicine Pharmacology (Transplant surgery)
  • Ethics lecture: Informed Consent (Dept of Ethics)
  • Ethics lecture: The ethical dilemma of invasive nutrition (Dept of Ethics)
  • Legal Medicine lecture: Risk Management in GI (Office of Counsel)

Pediatric Talks

  • Biliary atresia
  • Food allergies
  • Pediatric malabsorptive disease
  • Liver diseases in pregnancy
  • Pediatric GERD/reflux
  • Abdominal pain evaluation in pediatrics