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Save the Date: 2016 AGA Postgraduate Course

Dec. 8, 2015

Registration for AGA's premier education event opens Jan. 6, 2016.

Mark your calendars for the 2016 AGA Postgraduate Course, which will take place Saturday, May 21 and Sunday, May 22, 2016, in San Diego, CA. It will be held in conjunction with Digestive Disease Week® 2016.

Attend this course to hear world-renowned experts present cognitive and technical skills for today’s gastroenterologist. Six general sessions, 13 clinical challenge sessions and 12 lunch breakout sessions will keep you informed about the critical updates for 2016. You will leave this course with the newest advances that will help you make confident decisions for your patients.

Members-only registration opens Jan. 6, 2016 (Jan. 13 for nonmembers). AGA members can register for the course at reduced registration rates. Register early to secure your spot and save $75 on the registration fee.

View the agenda and learn more on the AGA website.


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