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AGA unveils latest advances in GI research at DDW® 2014
Date:5/2/2014

tegy Ready for Primetime?" Pro: Douglas K. Rex, MD, AGAF, Indiana University, Indianapolis; Con: Robert H. Riddell, MD, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • "IBS and FODMAP," Lin Chang, MD, AGAF, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles
  • "Dietary Effects of the Gut Microbiome," Gary D. Wu, MD, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
  • "C. Difficile Infection and Fecal Microbiota Transplantation," Colleen R. Kelly, MD, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI
  • "HCV Therapy in 2014," David Thomas, MD, MPH, John Hopkins Center for Global Health, Baltimore, MD

    AGA will also host a Basic Science Plenary Session on May 4 from 10 to 11:30 a.m. in Room S102ABC.

    Late-Breaking Abstract Sessions

    Two late breaking abstract sessions will highlight new data accepted for presentation at DDW:

    • Basic science late-breaking abstracts: May 6, 8 to 9:30 a.m., in Room S105A
    • Clinical science late-breaking abstracts: May 6, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Room S102ABC

    Scientists present late-breaking abstracts during posters sessions on May 6, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET, South Hall. Researchers will be present at their posters from noon to 2 p.m.

    Other exciting data will be presented during DDW, including 61 clinical symposia, 16 research symposia, 10 translational symposia, 10 state-of-the-art lectures, six distinguished abstract plenary sessions, and other committee-sponsored and special sessions on a range of GI topics. Additionally, the AGA Institute will sponsor four curbside consultant sessions. A total of 10 focused research roundtables and focused clinical updates breakfast sessions designed to help participants choose the must-see basic science and clinical research abstracts presented during DDW will occur throughout the meeting.

    AGA has also developed special tracks for


  • Contact: Rachel Steigerwald
    media@gastro.org
    301-272-1603
    American Gastroenterological Association
    Source:Eurekalert

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