Meet-the-Experts

This series provides attendees an intimate session with an expert specialist who will lead an engaging topic-focused discussion. With seating limited to 25 attendees per breakfast and lunch, each session will be highly interactive and provide an expanded opportunity for learning. An additional fee applies for each session and is not included in standard registration fees.

Friday Breakfast

November 10, 2017
6:45 am – 7:45 am

  • Treating pediatric IBD with new (and old) therapies: Is the approach different in kids?
  • Medical-Surgical Considerations and Management of Postoperative Crohn’s disease, where are we today?
  • Positioning Biologics in IBD Treatment

Friday Lunch

November 10, 2017
12:45 pm – 1:45 pm

  • J-Pouch Digest: Complicated J-Pouch decisions
  • Approach to Dysplasia in Ulcerative Colitis – Endoscopic Resection vs. Surgery
  • How should we use Therapeutic Drug Monitoring – cases from my practice?

Saturday Breakfast

November 11, 2017
6:45 am – 7:45 am

  • Cannabis and other Alternative Therapies for IBD: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly of Marijuana
  • What do you do and what do you tell your IBD patients traveling the world?
  • Considerations for the Patient, Male and Female, Wanting to Have a Baby

Saturday Lunch

November 11, 2017
12:45 pm – 1:45 pm

  • Medical-Surgical Considerations and Management of Perianal Crohn’s disease, where are we today?
  • IBD and Pregnancy/Breast Feeding – how do we manage and which medications should we use and which should we avoid?
  • How to improve Quality of Care and Patient Reported Outcomes in IBD