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September 17, 2011

The University of Wisconsin will host the first annual UW Digestive Disease Symposium: A Multidisciplinary Approach on Saturday, September 17, 2011. The course will be held at the Madison Marriott West, in Middleton, Wisconsin.

The UW Digestive Disease Symposium will review current practice patterns on a variety of featured topics including new and updated diagnostic methods in digestive disorders such as IBD, Celiac disease, Viral Hepatitis and GERD; GI imaging; women’s health; and medical/surgical considerations for and management of colon and rectal cancer. Leaders in colorectal surgery, gastroenterology, radiology and oncology will address new and developing research, technology, and guidelines for practice in several areas of digestive diseases and also bridge the communication and understanding gaps between the various disciplines that treat digestive diseases.

Sponsored By

  • University of Wisconsin
    School of Medicine and Public Health
  • Department of Surgery -
    Division of General Surgery
  • Department of Medicine -
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
  • Department of Radiology -
    Division of Abdominal Imaging
  • UW Carbone Cancer Center
  • Office of Continuing Professional Development
    in Medicine and Public Health

The University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

For more information, please contact:
Christine Schmieden
UW Department of Surgery
H4/710 CSC
600 Highland Avenue
Madison, WI 53792-7375
Telephone: (608) 263-7697 / FAX: (608) 265-5963
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