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Save the Date: 2017 AGA Postgraduate Course
Dec. 6, 2016Learn the full scope of GI advances on May 6 and 7, 2017, in Chicago, IL.
2017 Research Grants Open for Applications
Dec. 6, 2016Apply for one of eight available grants from the AGA Research Foundation in January 2017.
Here's How Cigarette Smoking Leads to Chronic Pancreatitis
Dec. 6, 2016Aryl hydrocarbons in cigarette smoke activate an immune response that promotes pancreatic fibrosis and contributes to pancreatitis, researchers report in Gastro.
Congress Agrees to 21st Century Cures Agreement Package
Dec. 5, 2016The legislation authorizes budget to increase research and innovation investments at NIH and FDA.
Deadline to Renew Your Membership is Here
Dec. 1, 2016Submit your AGA membership renewal today and avoid a lapse in your benefits.
Junior Investigators are Top Priority for New Gastro Editors
Nov. 30, 2016Drs. Richard Peek and Douglas Corley discuss plans for an editorial fellowship, among other benefits for trainees and young investigators, in this video.
New AGA Perspectives Issue Features Celiac Disease Debate
Nov. 30, 2016Along with follow up biopsies in celiac treatment, authors address topics including NAFLD, SIBO and gastritis in the latest issue of AGA's opinion magazine.
AGA Institute, Rome Foundation Communications Skills Workshop
A one-and-half-day workshop on communication skills intended to enhance the patient-physician relationship with emphasis on understanding and caring for patients with IBS and other functional GI disorders. Learn More
What to Know About Cosigning a Student Loan
Nov. 30, 2016Some lenders, including AGA partner CommonBond, offer cosigner release options.
New GERD Patient Education Video Available for Sharing
Nov. 30, 2016AGA has created a new video discussing symptoms and causes of GERD, as well as when to see a GI.
The New Gastroenterologist Examines FMT
Nov. 30, 2016Read about the gut microbiome, pursuing a career in academic medicine and the basics of coding in the fall issue.
Fragmented Readmission After Liver Transplant Linked to Adverse Outcomes
Nov. 29, 2016GI & Hepatology News reports on new data that finds that post-discharge surgical care fragmentation significantly increases the risk of 30-day mortality following liver transplantation.
Relatives of Patients With IBD Also Have Intestinal Dysbiosis
Nov. 29, 2016The intestinal microbiota of many first-degree relatives of patients with IBD is dysbiotic, signifying a pre-disease state, low-level inflammation and susceptibility to IBD.
AGA Patient INFO Center Now Offers gMed Instructions
Nov. 29, 2016Instructions to load AGA patient education material into gMed are now available for members.
Five Tips to Prepare for MACRA
Nov. 29, 2016As 2016 draws to a close, there are several steps you can take to ensure your practice is ready for 2017.
DDW® 2017 Abstract Submission Closes This Week
Nov. 29, 2016Don’t forget that the extended deadline to submit an abstract for the next DDW is Dec. 2 at noon ET.
An Unusual Cause of Gastric Linitis Plastica
Nov. 28, 2016A 52-year-old woman was admitted to our gastroenterology department with epigastric pain, nausea, and occasional vomiting for a year.
AGA's MACRA Webinar Series Begins Next Week
Nov. 28, 2016Prepare your practice for MACRA implementation by attending our series of free webinars in December. The first webinar, an overview of the new policy, takes place next Thursday, Dec. 8.
In Children With Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease, Cysteamine Bitartrate Delayed Release Improves Liver Enzymes but Does Not Reduce Disease Activity Scores
Nov. 28, 2016One year of CBDR did not reduce overall histologic markers of NAFLD compared with placebo in children.
An Unusual Case of an Extremely Large a-Fetoprotein–Producing Tumor
Nov. 25, 2016A 67-year-old man was referred to our hospital with abdominal distention, pain, nausea, loss of appetite, and weight loss of 14 kg during the previous 4 months.
Submucosal Tunneling Endoscopic Septum Division: A Novel Technique for Treating Zenker's Diverticulum
Nov. 25, 2016Flexible endoscopic septum division is one option when performed by experts in referral centers, which consists of division of the septum between the esophageal lumen and the diverticulum.
Comparison of Targeted vs Random Biopsies for Surveillance of Ulcerative Colitis-Associated Colorectal Cancer
Nov. 25, 2016In a randomized controlled trial, we found that targeted and random biopsies detect similar proportions of neoplasias.
Loss of Trefoil Factor 2 From Pancreatic Duct Glands Promotes Formation of Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasms in Mice
Nov. 25, 2016In histologic analyses of human IPMNs, we found PDGs to form the basal segment and possibly serve as a progenitor compartment.
Aryl Hydrocarbon Receptor Ligands in Cigarette Smoke Induce Production of Interleukin-22 to Promote Pancreatic Fibrosis in Models of Chronic Pancreatitis
Nov. 25, 2016AhR ligands found in cigarette smoke increase the severity of pancreatic fibrosis in mouse models of pancreatitis via up-regulation of IL22.