Intestinal Disorders

Jerrold R. Turner, MD, PhD, AGAF
The University of Chicago
Chair

Nicholas O. Davidson MD, PhD, AGAF
Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis
Vice Chair

Join the Intestinal Disorders (ID) Section

Members interested in participating in the activities of the Intestinal Disorders section should contact us at agacouncil@gastro.org. We are especially interested in increasing participation of junior investigators, clinicians and international members.

AGA Section Education and Networking Exchange

Please join us for the AGA Section Education and Networking Exchange on Saturday, May 3, 2014 from 5:30–6:30 p.m. Attendees will be given the opportunity to interact with section members, learn about section events and plans, and view the top posters from each section and discuss with the authors.

Intestinal Disorders Programming at DDW 2014

This year the Intestinal Disorders section has planned the following invited symposia and research fora:

Saturday, May 3, 2014

Session Title Session Type Start Time End Time
Celiac Disease: Past, Present and Future Clinical Symposium 8 a.m. 9:30 a.m.
C. difficile Poster Session 8 a.m. 5 p.m.
Health Disparities and Access to Care Poster Session 8 a.m. 5 p.m.
Intestinal Microbiome Poster Session 8 a.m. 5 p.m.
Irritable Bowel Syndrome Poster Session 8 a.m. 5 p.m.
Management of Celiac Disease Poster Session 8 a.m. 5 p.m.
Radiation and Chemotherapy Induced Injury Poster Session 8 a.m. 5 p.m.
Radiation and Chemotherapy Associated Injury Clinical Symposium 10 a.m. 11:30 a.m.
Immunity and Gastrointestinal Function Research Forum 10 a.m. 11:30 a.m.
Mechanisms of Mucosal Repair Research Forum 2 p.m. 3:30 p.m.
The Aging Gut Research Symposium 2 p.m. 3:30 p.m.
Diverticulosis, GI Bleeding, and the Microbiome Research Forum 4 p.m. 5:30 p.m.
Mechanisms of Ion Transport Research Forum 4 p.m. 5:30 p.m.

Sunday, May 4, 2014

Session Title Session Type Start Time End Time
Regulation of Tight and Adherens Junction Protein Expression Research Forum 8 a.m. 9:30 a.m.
Celiac Disease in Adolescents, Children, and Pregnancy Poster Session 8 a.m. 5 p.m.
Conditions Associated with or Mimicking Celiac Disease Poster Session 8 a.m. 5 p.m.
Detection and Diagnosis of Celiac Disease Poster Session 8 a.m. 5 p.m.
Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Microscopic Colitis Poster Session 8 a.m. 5 p.m.
Intestinal Function and Liver Disease Poster Session 8 a.m. 5 p.m.
Tight Junctions and Barrier Function Poster Session 8 a.m. 5 p.m.
Bacterial Overgrowth Poster Session 8 a.m. 5 p.m.
Does this Patient Really Have Celiac Disease? Curbside Consultant 12:30 p.m. 2 p.m.
Impact of Chemotherapy and Stress on GI Functon Research Forum 10 a.m. 11:30 a.m.
Advances in Understanding Irritable Bowel Syndrome Research Forum 2 p.m. 3:30 p.m.
Nanomedicine: The Future is Small! Research Symposium 2 p.m. 3:30 p.m.
Use of Enteroids and Organoids as Experimental Tools Research Symposium 2 p.m. 3:30 p.m.

Monday, May 5, 2014

Session Title Session Type Start Time End Time
Difficult Diarrheas Focused Clinical Update 6:30 a.m. 7:45 a.m.
Mechanisms of Mucosal Inflammation Research Forum 8 a.m. 9:30 a.m.
Diverticular Disease Poster Session 8 a.m. 5 p.m.
Epithelial Ion Transport Poster Session 8 a.m. 5 p.m.
Food and Drug-Induced Disease Poster Session 8 a.m. 5 p.m.
Gastrointestinal Infections Poster Session 8 a.m. 5 p.m.
Ischemic Disease and GI Bleeding Poster Session 8 a.m. 5 p.m.
Malabsorption Poster Session 8 a.m. 5 p.m.
Detecting Celiac Disease and Conditions That Can Mimic Celiac Disease Research Forum 10 a.m. 11:30 a.m.
Genetic Factors in Gastrointestinal Disease Research Forum 2 p.m. 3:30 p.m.

Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Session Title Session Type Start Time End Time
Intestinal Epithelial Cell Signal Transduction and Gene Regulation Poster Session 8 a.m. 5 p.m.
Intestinal Inflammation and Injury Poster Session 8 a.m. 5 p.m.
Novel Diagnostics and Therapeutics Poster Session 8 a.m. 5 p.m.

Intestinal Disorders 2014 Abstract Counts

Descriptor Name Submitted Abstracts Accepted Abstracts
Celiac Disease: Basic 11 8
Celiac Disease: Clinical 53 41
Clinical Intestinal Disorders 50 37
Diarrhea and Malabsorption Clinical Aspects 11 9
Diarrhea and Malabsorption: Mediators and Metagenomics 1 1
Epithelial Junctions, Barrier Function & Wound Repair 28 27
Genetics and Intestinal Disorders 6 6
GI Infections 37 22
Global Health Disease 3 3
Gut Microbiota & Metabolic Regulation 8 5
Host-Microbial Interaction in Intestinal Nutrient Metabolism 3 3
In Vivo Models of Intestinal Disorders 12 11
Intestinal Epithelial Cell Signal Transduction and Gene Regulation 12 12
Intestinal Epithelial Transport: Ions, Nutrients & Lipids 29 28
Intestinal Inflammation, Injury, Repair and Fibrosis 45 37
Irritable Bowel Syndrome 34 25
Ischemia and Hypoxia, Basic and Clinical Advances 13 7
Microbial Pathogenesis  and Commensal Communities 7 6
Novel Diagnostics and Therapeutics in Intestinal Disease 22 17
Pharmacotherapy and the Intestine 6 4
Prebiotics and Probiotics 4 0
Radiation & Chemotherapy Induced Injury 9 7
Research in Health Dispartities and Access to Care in GI and Hepatology (Based on Race/Ethnicity, Age, Gender, Social Inequalities, Economic Status) 3 3
Small Bowel Injury and Blood Loss 0 0
Stem Cell Biology 5 5
TOTAL 412 324