Crohn's & Colitis Congress™

Jan. 18, 2018

The Crohn's & Colitis Foundation and AGA are partnering on a new annual conference for health-care professionals and researchers. By joining the nation's leading IBD patient organization with the premier gastroenterological professional organization, this will be the must-attend IBD conference, bringing state-of-the-art comprehensive care together with the latest research to advance prevention, treatment and cures for IBD patients.

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.

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.

The Connection Between Oral Health and IBD

April 18, 2017

A population-based cohort study of more than 20,000 people in Sweden associated poor oral health with reduced risk for IBD. Read more on the AGA Journals Blog.

IMIBD Section: Defining State-of-the-Art Care in IBD

April 17, 2017

The Immunology, Microbiology & Inflammatory Bowel Diseases section highlights must-see sessions at DDW® 2017 that showcase exciting and innovative research.

PTAC Payment Model Recommendations Include a GI Option

April 12, 2017

An advanced Alternative Payment Model for IBD will be tested as a potential physician-focused payment model.

AGA and Crohn's & Colitis Foundation Partner to Address Effective Patient-Provider Health Communication in the IBD Community

April 11, 2017

Program aims to address gaps in effective communication and shared decision-making.

AGA Biannual Scientific Exchange With UEG Continues at DDW® 2017

April 10, 2017

AGA and the United European Gastroenterology (UEG) will cosponsor two sessions at DDW 2017 on May 7 & 8 in Chicago, IL.

Step Beyond Basic Learning With the AGA Postgraduate Course

April 4, 2017

Get the full scope of GI advances from world-renowned leaders during this multi-topic course.

IBD: When C. Diff Strikes

April 4, 2017

Gut dysbiosis predisposes patients to infection. Read more in this AGA-MedPage Today Reading Room article.

Defining the Role of Chromoendoscopy in IBD

April 3, 2017

Important questions still to be answered as the value is defined. Read more in the AGA-MedPage Today Reading Room.

IBD 114: Managing Crohn's Disease after Surgery

March 31, 2017

Learn more about Managing Crohn's Disease After Surgery, based on the AGA Clinical Guideline "Management of Crohn's Disease After Surgical Resection."

Inflammatory Bowel Diseases and Other Inflammatory Pathologies of the GI Tract

March 21, 2017

Receive up-to-date information on the pathogenesis of the disease process and bridge the gap between state-of-the-art practice and current practices in order to provide a high quality, comprehensive, multidisciplinary approach to patients with IBD.

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 and Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation Announce Conference Partnership

March 9, 2017

Inaugural Crohn’s & Colitis Congress for health-care professionals and researchers to take place in Las Vegas in January 2018.

Announcing New Crohn’s & Colitis Congress

March 9, 2017

AGA and the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation are joining together to put on a must-attend IBD conference January 2018 in Las Vegas.

The Gut Microbiota Decade: A Major Discovery That Will Shape the Future of Medical Practice

March 9, 2017

Leading experts will gather this weekend in Paris to review the major discoveries from the last ten years around gut microbiota.

Biosimilars in IBD: The Outlook in 2017

March 6, 2017

Concerns around biosimilars are discussed in this AGA-MedPage Today Reading Room article, including extrapolation and interchangeability.

Biosimilars in IBD: The Outlook in 2017

March 2, 2017

Concerns have included extrapolation and interchangeability

Rarer HCV Types Still Need Attention

March 2, 2017

Genotype 1 most common, but others also appear in U.S.

The Enigmatic Polygenics of IBS

March 2, 2017

Gene hunters are closing in on possible players

What’s New at the 2017 AGA Postgraduate Course?

March 2, 2017

This year's course directors are introducing new initiatives, May 6 and 7, in Chicago.

AGA Offers Free Patient Education Tools on IBD

Feb. 22, 2017

As an AGA member, you have access to AGA's informative multimedia tools to help your patients suffering from IBD.

New AGA Guidelines Released

Feb. 22, 2017

Guidelines on Crohn’s disease after surgical resection and acute liver failure will help GIs efficiently manage patient care.