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General Registration for DDW® 2017 Now Open

Jan. 19, 2017

Register today to get your choice of Chicago hotels and to take advantage of the early bird discount.

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Happy Birthday, GI & Hepatology News!

Jan. 19, 2017

AGA’s newspaper is celebrating its 10-year anniversary. Look out for a special “flashback” column in the next 10 issues of the newspaper.

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Pediatric GI Wins Liver Disease Award

Jan. 19, 2017

Dr. Brian DeBosch is studying the role of hepatic determinants in metabolic diseases.

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New Administration Will Bring Changes, AGA Wants Patients Protected

Jan. 19, 2017

ACA repeal without a replacement could result in millions of uninsured patients and millions of dollars in uncompensated care to providers.

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Leveraging Big Data in GI Research

Jan. 18, 2017

Gastro article and accompanying infographics help explain big data-driven discovery in gastroenterology and hepatology.

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Save on Your Student Loans

Jan. 18, 2017

AGA has partnered with CommonBond to help members refinance their student loans.

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Highlighted Research from the 2017 Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium

Jan. 18, 2017

Top headlines for this year’s meeting cover physical activity in advanced CRC, treatment for rectal cancer and PET scans for esophageal cancer.
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Attracting MD/PhD Students into Gastroenterology Workshop

Encourage interested MD/PhD students to apply for this specialized workshop. Selected students will receive an in-depth look at how GIs are able to shape their areas of research and interests.

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AGA Members: Share What You Know

Jan. 18, 2017

Encourage your peers to join AGA today and gain access to a variety of important benefits.

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Fellow Presenter Spotlight: Mohammad Bilal

Jan. 17, 2017

Dr. Bilal saw a need for quality improvement in the treatment of acute GI bleeding, so he raised awareness of this issue at DDW 2016.

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Physical Activity Linked to Longer Survival in Advanced Colorectal Cancer

Jan. 17, 2017

Highlighted research from the 2017 Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium, co-sponsored by AGA.

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Watch-and-Wait Approach for Rectal Cancer Appears an Option for More Patients

Jan. 17, 2017

Highlighted research from the 2017 Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium, co-sponsored by AGA.

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PET Scans Can Inform and Improve Treatment for Patients With Esophageal Cancer

Jan. 17, 2017

Highlighted research from the 2017 Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium, co-sponsored by AGA.

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Earn Credit While Reading AGA Journal Articles

Jan. 12, 2017

Gastro and CGH now offer subscribers the potential to gain MOC credit through article-based exams.

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Registration Open for 2017 AGA Postgraduate Course

Jan. 11, 2017

Early access to registration is open for AGA members. Secure your spot a week before general registration opens and save $75.

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New Gastro Special Issue on IBD

Jan. 11, 2017

This supplement includes commentaries from leading experts in the field on innovations and changing paradigms in IBD.

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CMS Requires Post-Op Visit Tracking for Hemorrhoid Ligation

Jan. 11, 2017

Medicare providers in nine states will have to track the visits starting July 1, 2017.

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ICD-10 Update Snag Means Some May Avoid PQRS Penalties

Jan. 11, 2017

CMS will analyze 2016 data to determine which practices and practitioners were negatively affected.

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Now Open: Advanced DDW® Registration for AGA Members

Jan. 11, 2017

Members-only registration and housing for DDW 2017 is now open.

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Access our Members-Only Patient Brochure on IBS

Jan. 10, 2017

AGA is offering members free, printed easy-to-read patient education brochures on IBS.

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Minimally-Invasive Endoscopic Procedure Offers New Option for Obese Patients

Jan. 10, 2017

Endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty (ESG) delays gastric emptying, induces early satiation and significantly reduces body weight, researchers report in CGH.

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2017 AGA Postgraduate Course Resources

Jan. 6, 2017

Pre-order resources from the 2017 AGA Postgraduate Course: The Full Scope of GI Advances and gain access to a multi-topic course taught by world-renowned leaders.

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Annual AGA Tech Summit Returns to Boston in 2017

Jan. 4, 2017

Attend the only GI-centric forum dedicated to helping medical innovation evolve in the GI space.

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New Section in CGH: Research Correspondence

Jan. 3, 2017

Check out the journal’s newest section, which includes concise and smaller scientific reports of original research studies.

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How Can We Study Genetic Heterogeneity Within Hepatocellular Carcinomas?

Jan. 3, 2017

Gastro researchers have developed a patient-derived cell line-based model to study how intratumor heterogeneity affects sensitivity of HCC to different therapeutic agents.