Pancreatic Disorders

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.

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 Combo Package

Jan. 11, 2017

Pre-order the 2017 AGA Postgraduate Course USB/online session combo package, available in fall 2017, and receive up to $65 off of the regular combined price.

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.

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 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.

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.

Widespread Lack of Awareness of Pancreatic Insufficiency

Jan. 3, 2017

AGA survey results, reported in GI & Hepatology News, find that for those with chronic GI issues, inadequate communication may be a factor contributing to underdiagnosis.

An Unusual Case of an Extremely Large Tumor

Dec. 15, 2016

Physical examination revealed a large, hard mass occupying and projecting from the upper and middle abdomen.

Treatment-responsive Diffuse Pancreatic Swelling: Seems Similar, Yet Is It?

Nov. 25, 2016

A 26-year-old man presented for upper abdominal pain with no apparent relationship to meals or associated with loss of appetite.

Biomarker Identifies Precancerous Pancreatic Cysts

Nov. 17, 2016

New study highlighted in GI & Hepatology News finds that DNA markers isolated from pancreatic fluid predicted cancer or high-grade dysplasia with 90 percent specificity. Read the full article.

Invest in Your Education and Patients’ Care

Nov. 14, 2016

Purchase the AGA Postgraduate Course resources to review the expert advice that was presented at the course.

AGA Members Take Center Stage at UEG Week 2016

Nov. 2, 2016

The Best of DDW® and Rising Stars sessions at the October conference highlighted a number of AGA members and their research.

AGA Experts to Present on Cystic Pancreatic Lesions at Mexican Gastroenterology Week

Oct. 26, 2016

Drs. Paul Moayyedi and Anne Marie Lennon will present on Nov. 22 in Mazatlán, Mexico.

Prevention of Post–Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography Pancreatitis: Medications and Techniques

Oct. 25, 2016

This review summarizes the data on medications and ERCP techniques that have been studied for the prevention of post-ERCP pancreatitis.

Engage in Flexible Learning with 2016 AGA PG Course Resources

Oct. 18, 2016

Captured in these resources are all six general sessions, 12 luncheon breakout sessions and 12 clinical challenge breakout sessions.

Upcoming AGA Webinar: Review of Pancreatic Cyst Guidelines

Aug. 25, 2016

Join authors of the guideline and technical review to discuss the evidence behind the guideline.

A Mouse Model for Studying Pancreatic Tumor Resection and Adjuvant Therapy

Aug. 16, 2016

Gastro researchers have developed mice with focal, resectable pancreatic tumors closely resembling human PDACs that can be used to test adjuvant therapies. Click to read more on AGA Journals Blog.

Trending in AGA Community: Hard Cancer Questions

Aug. 3, 2016

AGA Community reached 1,000 discussion posts over the weekend. Trending this week in the forum is the topic of cancer risk and prevention.

Administration of Gemcitabine After Pancreatic Tumor Resection in Mice Induces an Antitumor Immune Response Mediated by Natural Killer Cells

Aug. 1, 2016

Transgenic mice with resectable pancreatic tumors might be promising tools to study adjuvant therapy strategies for patients.

DDSEP® 8: Everything You Need to Succeed

July 26, 2016

Maintain professional excellence with AGA’s premier GI education resource.

NPs and PAs: Enhance Your Delivery of Patient Care

May 10, 2016

AGA's popular course for NPs and PAs will be help this summer in Chicago, IL.

Learn the Latest Cognitive and Technical Tools to Utilize in Practice

April 27, 2016

Registration is still open for the AGA Postgraduate Course at DDW.

DDSEP 8 - Complete

April 12, 2016

The eighth edition of AGA's premier GI education program features new and expanded content to help you enhance your knowledge, build expertise and improve patient care.