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Updates in Pediatric Gastroenterology

When: Friday, April 12, 2019
Time: 7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Belfer Research Building, 413 East 69th Street, 3rd Floor, New York City, 10021|
Course Page and Registration: 13th Annual Updates in Pediatric Gastroenterology

About the Course

The annual Updates in Pediatric Gastroenterology will highlight scientific advances, controversies and gaps in knowledge in pediatric gastroenterology. The program will include presentations by nationally and internationally recognized experts, followed by question and answer periods. A wide array of scientific topics will be discussed, including:

  • Medical and surgical management of IBD, including extra-intestinal manifestations, pouchitis, and emerging therapies
  • Liver disease including primary sclerosing cholangitis
  • Diagnosis and treatment of eosinophilic esophagitis
  • New insights in pediatric pancreatic disease
  • Updates in celiac disease
  • Strategies for pediatric nutrition
  • Current understanding and new insights into very early onset IBD

New to Updates this year is a best abstract competition for fellows and residents. Click here to learn more.

The registration fee includes attendance to the symposium, breakfast, and lunch. Early bird registration ends on March 12, 2018.  Standard registration is available until the day of the course (or prior to this date if we reach registration capacity).

The course will take place at the Belfer Research Building at Weill Cornell Medicine, 413 E 69th Street, 3nd floor, New York, NY, 10021.

Updates in Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition is hosted by the Weill Cornell Medicine Department of Pediatrics.

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Course Information:

Darline Victor
Course Coordinator
Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology
dav7008@med.cornell.edu
646-962-2238

Course Directors

Thomas Ciecierega, MD
Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Department of Pediatrics, Weill Cornell Medicine

Elaine Barfield, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Department of Pediatrics, Weill Cornell Medicine

Pediatrics Weill Cornell Medicine Appointments & Referrals: (646) 962-KIDS (646) 962-5437 Chairman's Office: Weill Cornell Medicine 525 E 68th St.
Box 225
New York, NY 10065 (646) 962-5437