Virginia Tech Carilion First National Inflammatory Bowel Disease Conference

Date: 
Thursday, May 31, 2018 - 8:15am to 12:45pm

All Jefferson College of Health Sciences students, faculty and staff are invited to the:

Virginia Tech Carilion First National Inflammatory Bowel Disease Conference
Thursday, May 31, 2018, from 8:15 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.
Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute, Lecture Hall M106
2 Riverside Circle, Roanoke, VA 24016

EDUCATION CREDITS
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Medical Society of Virginia through the joint providership of Carilion Clinic’s CME Program and Carilion Clinic Gastroenterology. Carilion Clinic’s CME Program is accredited by The Medical Society of Virginia to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Carilion Clinic’s CME Program designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.67 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

TARGET AUDIENCE
Gastroenterology and hepatology faculty and fellows; surgery faculty and residents; family and internal medicine physicians, A.C.P.s, R.N.s, L.P.N.s and medical students with interest in gastroenterology.

OBJECTIVES
• Discuss etiology and pathogenesis of IBD
• Discuss pre-clinical Crohn’s disease
• Identify issues in diagnosis of IBD
• Discuss latest guidelines and issues in the treatment and monitoring of IBD

LOCATION
Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute
Lecture Hall M106
2 Riverside Circle
Roanoke, VA 24016

Free parking available on site.

REGISTRATION
All attendees must register by Monday, May 21, 2018. Register by calling Carilion Direct at 800-422-8482.

This conference is free to Carilion Clinic employees. The fee for non-Carilion employees is $25, which includes education contact hours, refreshments and lunch. Participants are responsible for their own travel and overnight accommodations. The deadline to register and/or cancel registration is Monday, May 21, 2018.

CONTACT INFORMATION
For more information, please contact Martha Devinney at mfdevinney@carilionclinic.org.

CONFERENCE DIRECTOR
Dario Sorrentino, M.D.

AGENDA

  • 8:15 a.m. Introduction
    Dario Sorrentino, M.D., Carilion Clinic and Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine, Roanoke, VA
     
  • 8:30 a.m. Basic Research in IBD: Past, Present and Future
    Clara Abraham, M.D., Yale University, New Haven, CT
     
  • 9 a.m. The Origins of Human IBD: A Role for the Microbiome?
    R. Balfour Sartor, M.D., University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC
     
  • 9:30 a.m. Pre-Clinical Crohn’s Disease: The VTC Study and Beyond
    Dario Sorrentino, M.D., Carilion Clinic and Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine, Roanoke, VA
     
  • 10 a.m. The Issue of the Diagnostic Delay in IBD
    Maithili Chitnavis, M.D., Vu Nguyen, M.D., Carilion Clinic and Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine, Roanoke, VA
     
  • 10:40 – 11 a.m. Break
     
  • 11 a.m. Diagnostic Issues in IBD
    Charles Bernstein, M.D., University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
     
  • 11:30 a.m. Disease Monitoring In IBD: Guidelines and Issues
    Themos Dassopoulos, M.D., Baylor University Medical Center, Dallas, TX
     
  • Noon Therapies for IBD: Biologics, Small Molecules and Beyond Steve Hanauer, M.D., Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL
     
  • 12:30 p.m. Closing Dario Sorrentino, M.D., Carilion Clinic and Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine, Roanoke, VA
     
  • 12:45 p.m. Lunch