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Nominations Open for AGA Institute Council Positions

Nov. 8, 2017

Help us field the next generation of section vice chairs and nominating committee members by nominating your colleague(s) today.

We want you to help plan the next Digestive Disease Week® (DDW). The AGA Institute Council is now accepting nominations for the 2018-2020 section vice chairs and nominating committees. If you or someone you know has innovative session ideas, nominate them to be on the council today.
Council chairs and vice chairs organize most of AGA’s invited speaker and original research sessions presented at DDW.
The following sections are accepting nominations:
  • Basic and Clinical Intestinal Disorders (BCID)
  • Clinical Practice (CP)
  • Imaging, Endoscopy & Technology (IEAT) 
  • Immunology, Microbiology & Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IMIBD)
  • Microbiome & Microbial Diseases in the Gastrointestinal Tract (MMDGT)
  • Obesity, Metabolism & Nutrition (OMN)

All AGA members in good standing are welcome to submit nominations (vice chair nominees must be a resident of the U.S., Mexico or Canada). The council nomination deadline is 5 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 4, 2017. If you have questions, please contact council staff

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