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AGA Academy of Educators Educational Grant Awards is Accepting Applications

Aug. 18, 2017

The deadline to apply for one of four $1,000 grant awards is Aug. 31.

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Risk Factors of Prednisolone May Outweigh Benefit in Treatment of Severe Alcoholic Hepatitis (SAH)

Aug. 17, 2017

Gastroenterology researchers discuss their findings in video abstract.

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10 Tips to Help You Get a Research Grant

Aug. 17, 2017

Review these tips for writing and preparing your application.

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Quality Management of IBD Patients Through Specialty Medical Homes (SMHs)

Aug. 17, 2017

SMHs can reduce costs of care while improving the patient-centered experience and outcomes.

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How to Blaze a Trail in Medical Education

Aug. 17, 2017

Dr. Suzanne Rose, leader in both the world of GI and academia, provides advice for those pursuing a career in medical education.

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Submit Your IBD-Related Abstract for the Crohn’s & Colitis Congress

Aug. 16, 2017

Abstracts will be accepted from Aug. 15 through Oct. 31.

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Congratulations to the AGA Institute Council Section Research Mentor Awardees

Aug. 16, 2017

Get to know the 2017 winners and nominate a colleague for the next AGA Institute Council Section Research Mentor Award.
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Highlights from DDW® 2014

Did you miss Digestive Disease Week® (DDW) 2014, or just want to refresh yourself on the most noteworthy data presented? If so, check out the DDW 2014: AGA Report.

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We Need an FDA-Approved Treatment for Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE)

Aug. 16, 2017

New white paper details next steps to advance drug development for EoE.

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Virtually Learn About the Newest GI Advances

Aug. 16, 2017

Guide your clinical decisions with the 2017 AGA Postgraduate Course Resources.

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Landmark Event: All Four GI Societies Headed by Women

Aug. 15, 2017

New article in Gastroenterology celebrates diversity in society leadership.

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Is a Management Service Organization the Right Fit for My Practice?

Aug. 14, 2017

Partners in Value 2017 speaker Barry Tanner provides details on his talk "Private Equity Firms Building Large MSOs."

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The Eye of a Stranger

Aug. 14, 2017

What is the smooth surfaced, eye-shaped azure substance bulging through a slit in the esophagus of a 48-year old woman?

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Serve in a Leadership Position at AGA

Aug. 14, 2017

AGA members are encouraged to submit nominations to ensure that the most qualified and committed candidates are selected to serve next year.

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FDA Issues Alert for Liquid-Filled Intragastric Balloon Systems

Aug. 11, 2017

Providers encouraged to report all adverse events to the FDA.

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GI Investigator of the Week: Josephine Ni

Aug. 10, 2017

Dr. Josephine Ni, a 2017 AGA Research Foundation grant recipient, opens up about her research and career goals.

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Submucosal Tumor of the Stomach With Drastic, Short-Term Changes in Morphology

Aug. 10, 2017

What caused the lesion in a man diagnosed with a submucosal tumor in the upper gastric corpus, to change to a reddish, semipedunculated tumor with blood oozing on the surface?

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Microbiome Research Pioneers

Aug. 10, 2017

Rob Knight (pictured), Jeffrey Gordon and Norman Pace honored with the 2017 Massry Prize for their outstanding contributions to microbiome research.

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Tell CMS How to Improve MIPS Year Two

Aug. 9, 2017

Medicare-proposed updates to the Quality Payment Program significantly raise the bar for 2018; ensure CMS knows how they will affect you.

AGA Journals Blog

What is the Best Management Strategy for Patients With NAFLD?

Aug. 8, 2017

Management of patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) requires combined efforts of general practitioners, hepatologists, and other experts, Herbert Tilg explains in a Mentoring, Education, and Training Corner article in the

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Your EV Research Can Still Be Submitted for Consideration

Aug. 8, 2017

Abstracts for the 2017 James W. Freston conference are still being accepted until Monday, Aug. 14, 2017.

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What is the Best Management Strategy for Patients With NAFLD?

Aug. 8, 2017

It’s essential for physicians to consider patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in a holistic manner. Read more in the AGA Journals blog.

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White Paper Provides Insight Into Drug Development for Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)

Aug. 8, 2017

Future GERD drug trials must move away from traditional therapeutic endpoints and toward a more holistic approach that includes patient-reported outcomes.

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Making Sense of Pre-, Pro- and Synbiotics

Aug. 7, 2017

When it comes to therapeutic implications of the gut microbiome, the currently available pre-, pro- and synbiotics only represent the tip of the iceberg.

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CMS Releases Some Good News for ASCs

Aug. 7, 2017

Ambulatory surgery center accreditation surveys will not be made publicly available.