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3rd Annual GI Symposium

Newark Campus
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This symposium will feature experts in the field of evolving areas of practice and cover the changing approach to care in gastroenterology. Topics will reinforce the importance of early diagnosis and showcase recent advances to treatment.

This activity is intended for Primary Care Physicians, Internists, Pediatricians, Bariatric Surgeons, General Surgeons, Nutritionists, Hospital Administrators, Dietitians, Psychologists, Behavioral Health Professionals, Pharmacists, and other allied Health Professionals.

Speakers & Topics

Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Kristle Lynch, M.D.- University of Pennsylvania

Skin Manifestations of GI Disease
Misha Rosenbach, M.D.- University of Pennsylvania

Medical Benefits of Bariatric Surgery: NASH, Diabetes and More 
Caitlin Halbert, M.D.- ChristianaCare Health System

Update in Treatment of C-Difficile 
Al Bacon, M.D.- ChristianaCare Health System

Marijuana: Promise and Problems in Gastroenterology 
Valerie Armstead, M.D.- Temple University

POEM: Endoscopic Surgery Has Arrived
Alexander Schlaterman, M.D.- Jefferson University

How to Choose the Best Medication for Your Constipated Patient 
Laura Connor, M.D.- Delaware Center for Digestive Care

The Medical Society of Delaware designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 3.50  MOC point in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

Questions? Contact the Office of Continuing Medical Education at 302-623-3882 or

Presented by the Delaware Center for Digestive Care in collaboration with ChristianaCare Health System.

Learn more and register here