Trainee Track at DDW® Designed for Young GIs
AGA has developed special sessions at DDW® 2013 to meet the unique needs of physicians who are new to the field. Participants will learn about all aspects of starting a career in clinical practice or research, have the opportunity to network with mentors and peers, and review board material.
AGA Spring Postgraduate Course: Putting Patients First: Actionable Evidence for Clinical Practice — Saturday, May 18 and Sunday May 19
This clinically-focused course offers you immediately applicable information. Trainees may register at a reduced registration fee.
Mentor and Advisor Program: A Networking Event for Trainees — Saturday, May 18
Meet your peers and more established colleagues who serve as mentors, while enjoying refreshments.
Board Review Session — Monday, May 20
Designed around content from the new Digestive Diseases Self-Education Program® (DDSEP) 7, this session serves as a primer for third-year fellows preparing for the board exam, and as a review course for others. Discount coupons for DDSEP® 7 will be available to attendees.
Career and Professional Related Issues — Monday, May 20
Get advice on common career issues such as choosing a practice type and location, developing your CV, interviewing, negotiating contracts, and work-life balance.
Maximizing Opportunities within Fellowship Training: Advice from Fellows and Faculty — Monday, May 20
Learn how to create a niche within GI, discuss career options and explore advanced clinical training opportunities.