Colorectal Cancer

2017 AGA Postgraduate Course

May 6, 2017

Registration is now open for this clinically focused, multi-topic course that offers immediately applicable information. Held in conjunction with DDW®. Register by March 22 and save.

Digestive Disease Week® (DDW)

May 6, 2017

Digestive Disease Week® (DDW) is the premier meeting for the GI professional. Every year it attracts approximately 15,000 physicians, researchers and academics from around the world who desire to stay up-to-date in the field.

Introducing Our "Shark Tank" Participants

March 24, 2017

Do these innovative GI devices/technologies have what it takes to achieve success in the marketplace? These 5 participants will go up against a panel at the 2017 AGA Tech Summit.

AGA Leaders Spreading CRC Awareness

March 15, 2017

For Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, AGA leaders have taken to social media to help the public understand how to prevent this deadly cancer.

AGA Postgraduate Course: Early Bird Deadline is March 22

March 13, 2017

After Wednesday, registration rates will go up by $75. AGA members receive deep discounts .

AGA Throws it Back to the '70s in New CRC Awareness Campaign

March 9, 2017

We’re calling attention to the fact that our friends who grew up in the '70s need to be screened for colorectal cancer.

2017 AGA Postgraduate Course Explores Disorders of the Colon and Rectum

March 3, 2017

World-renowned faculty will address a series of innovations in this area of patient care, May 6 and 7.
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March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

March 2, 2017

Here are five easy ways you can join us in raising awareness.

March Health News: It's Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

Feb. 22, 2017

CRC is the 2nd leading cause of cancer deaths in the U.S., but it can be prevented through timely screening.

Repression of MicroRNA Function Mediates Inflammation-associated Colon Tumorigenesis

Feb. 16, 2017

We studied whether alterations in miRNA function contribute to inflammation-associated colon carcinogenesis.

2017 AGA Postgraduate Course Features 29 Breakout Sessions

Feb. 16, 2017

Step beyond basic learning in six general sessions, plus your choice of one luncheon breakout and one case-based session.

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.

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.

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.

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.

2017 AGA Postgraduate Course USB

Jan. 11, 2017

Look to the future of GI and step beyond basic learning by pre-ordering the USB from the 2017 AGA Postgraduate Course: The Full Scope of GI Advances.

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.

2017 AGA Postgraduate Course eSyllabus

Jan. 11, 2017

Pre-order the eSyllabus, available in June 2017, 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.

2017 AGA Postgraduate Course Online Sessions

Jan. 4, 2017

Pre-order the on-demand online sessions from the 2017 AGA Postgraduate Course: The Full Scope of GI Advances to learn key treatment advances that you can immediately implement in your practice.

Unusual Colonic Obstruction

Jan. 2, 2017

An 85-year-old woman presented with a 5-month history of bowel habit change and bloody stool.

Lifestyle Risk Factors for Serrated Colorectal Polyps: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

Jan. 2, 2017

We performed a systematic review and meta-analysis to investigate the association between modifiable lifestyle factors and risk for SPs.

How Does TGFB Suppress Colorectal Tumor Development?

Dec. 20, 2016

Gastro researchers review the mechanisms by which loss of transforming growth factor beta (TGFB) proteins contribute to development and progression of colorectal cancer.

2017 Research Grants Open for Applications

Dec. 6, 2016

Apply for one of eight available grants from the AGA Research Foundation in January 2017.

Save the Date: 2017 AGA Postgraduate Course

Dec. 6, 2016

Learn the full scope of GI advances on May 6 and 7, 2017, in Chicago, IL.