IBD

Crohn's & Colitis Congress™ (A Partnership of the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation and American Gastroenterological Association)

Feb. 7, 2019

Expand your knowledge, network with IBD leaders, spark innovative research and get inspired to improve patient care.

Principles of GI for the NP and PA

Aug. 10, 2018

Hear from the experts as they provide you with critical updates on treating and managing patients with a variety of GI disorders.

2018 AGA Postgraduate Course

June 2, 2018

Secure your spot for this clinically focused, multi-topic course that offers immediately applicable information. Held in conjunction with DDW®. Save $75 when you register by April 18.

Vitamin D Supplements Show Promise for Easing IBS

April 19, 2018

Many IBS patients deficient in this pivotal vitamin, which may affect GI immune system, gut motility, and serotonin metabolism

Supervised injection sites gain ground in US

April 19, 2018

Evidence shows they can reduce overdose deaths and HIV and viral hepatitis transmission.

Psychotherapy helps patients with chronic digestive disorders

April 17, 2018

New AGA Clinical Practice Update explains benefits of psycho- gastroenterology for patients.

Lo mejor de la DDW 2018

April 17, 2018

Join us on June 5 in Washington, D.C., as part of AGA’s international program for DDW and gain practical, take home information in your own language.
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Leading patient, professional organizations announce funding to improve communications, address IBD shared decision-making

April 17, 2018

Funding recipients will address ways to improve shared decision-making and effective health communications.

Course for APPs benefits all experience levels

April 16, 2018

AGA's popular course for advanced practice providers will take place Aug. 10 through 12 in Chicago, Illinois.

Final days to save on AGA Postgraduate Course

April 10, 2018

Early bird deadline is April 18 – last chance to save $75.

APPs: Enhance your delivery of patient care

March 28, 2018

AGA's popular course for advanced practice providers will be held this summer in Chicago.

CMS announces infliximab biosimilar coding changes

March 26, 2018

Effective April 1, codes are available to identify specific versions of the biosimilar administered.

NAFLD May Be Easier to Prevent than Treat

March 22, 2018

Several new agents in the pipeline for non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, but weight loss remains key

Choose from 30 breakout sessions at the 2018 AGA Postgraduate Course

March 21, 2018

Delve deeper into specific clinical topics that interest you and get concrete action items that can be immediately implemented into your practice.

Fact or Fiction? Sorting Out Common Misconceptions About Ulcerative Colitis to Improve Patient Care

March 19, 2018

In this webcast, gaming and case studies are used to debunk misconceptions about ulcerative colitis and provide evidence and best practices to pave the way for better patient outcomes.

Debating the case for proactive therapeutic drug monitoring in IBD

March 19, 2018

It may improve outcomes, but without evidence-based recommendations, it's not ready for prime time.

Pfizer to fund 6 pilot IBD projects through the AGA Research Foundation

March 15, 2018

Awards will support investigators exploring new research directions in inflammatory bowel disease.

Save the date for the 2019 Crohn's & Colitis Congress

March 15, 2018

Build a powerful network with IBD thought-leaders and discover cutting-edge research at the Bellagio in Las Vegas Feb. 7-9, 2019.

Best Practices in IBD: Differential Diagnosis

March 15, 2018

This activity outlines the different pathophysiologic processes and symptoms that differentiate IBD and from functional bowel disorders such as IBS, and it reviews AGA’s Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis “Clinical Care Pathways.”

Best Practices in IBD: Long-term Management of IBD

March 15, 2018

This activity outlines the role of the multidisciplinary care team in long-term monitoring and ensuring the patient’s overall health needs are addressed and aligned with the primary care quality metrics identified by CMS.

Best Practices in IBD: Treatment Approaches

March 15, 2018

In this activity, Russell D. Cohen, MD, AGAF, FACG, outlines the principles of IBD management in the context of a case scenario of a patient with ulcerative colitis.

Best Practices in IBD: Diagnostic Workup

March 15, 2018

This activity takes learners through the multiple tools for the diagnostic workup, including serologic testing for markers of inflammation, colonoscopy, ileoscopy, capsule endoscopy, small-bowel and colonic biopsies, and small-bowel radiologic imaging.

When IBS Overlaps with IBD

Feb. 22, 2018

Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) patients in remission but with persistent symptoms respond well to therapies for irritable bowel syndrome (IBS).

Attend the AGA Postgraduate Course for Practical, Take Home Information

Feb. 12, 2018

Join us on June 2-3 in Washington, D.C. This course is held in conjunction with Digestive Disease Week® (DDW) 2018.