The Path to Personalized Treatment:
Promising New Directions for the Therapeutic Management of Crohn’s Disease

The Path to Personalized Treatment: Promising New Directions for the Therapeutic Management of Crohn’s Disease

A satellite symposium held in conjunction with the 2017 Advances in Inflammatory Bowel Diseases: Multidisciplinary Approaches to IBD Patient-Centered Care conference.

Friday, November 10, 2017
Northern Hemisphere Ballroom, C-D
6:45 pm – 8:30 pm
Support by: Janssen Biotech, Inc., administered by Janssen Scientific Affairs, LLC and AbbVie.

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Chair

Marla Dubinsky, MD
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
New York, New York

Faculty

Russell D. Cohen, MD, FACG
University of Chicago Medicine
Chicago, Illinois

Bruce E. Sands, MD, MS, FACG
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
New York, New York

Agenda

6:45 pm

Registration & buffet

7:15 pm

Welcome and introduction
Marla Dubinsky, MD

7:20 pm

Pre-Session knowledge, and demographic polling
Marla Dubinsky, MD

7:25 pm

The changing landscape of CD in terms of treatments and guidelines: What gastroenterologists need to know?
Bruce E. Sands, MD, MS, FACG

7:45 pm

Clinical, Endoscopic and Biochemical Remission: What Is the Best Therapeutic Approach to Achieve Them All?
Russell D. Cohen, MD, FACG

8:05 pm

Your Practice and Your Patient: Overcoming Clinical Dilemmas in Crohn’s Disease for Personalized Care
Marla Dubinsky, MD

8:25 pm

Recap of Key Points, Post-Session Knowledge/Competence Polling
Marla Dubinsky, MD

8:30 pm

Adjourn

Continuing Education

Jointly Accredited Provider - UAMSThis activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and Imedex. The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

Who Should Attend

This live educational symposium is specifically designed for gastroenterologists, IBD specialists, gastroenterology nurses, NPs, and PAs, and gastrointestinal surgeons.

Learning Objectives

After successful completion of the recommended education, participants should be able to:

  • Appraise the evolving application of biologics for achieving deep remission in Crohn’s Disease
  • Discuss the efficacy and safety data from recent clinical trials, and explain the mechanisms of action of current and emerging targeted therapies for Crohn’s Disease
  • Identify patients with Crohn’s Disease who may benefit from combination therapy and/or targeted therapy
Support

Supported by an educational grant from Janssen Biotech, Inc., administered by Janssen Scientific Affairs, LLC and AbbVie.

Registration

Registration Fees
Registration is complimentary to those registered to attend the Advances in Inflammatory Bowel Diseases: Multidisciplinary Approaches to IBD Patient-Centered Care conference.

Available seating will be based on room capacity. Seating is limited and pre-registration is for planning purposes only and does not guarantee admission, as the room may be overbooked. Early arrival is recommended and seating will be first-come first-serve until capacity is met.

Location

Conference Location and Hotel Accommodations
Walt Disney World Dolphin Hotel
1500 Epcot Resorts Boulevard
Lake Buena Vista, Florida 32838
Tel.: +1 (407) 934 4000
http://www.swandolphin.com/home.html

The Registration and Information Desk at the Norther Hemisphere Foyer will be staffed:
Friday, November 10, 2017…………………………6:45 pm – 8:25 pm

Symposium Organizer

Imedex
11675 Rainwater Drive, Suite 600
Alpharetta, GA 30009, USA
Tel.: +1 (770) 751 7332
Fax: +1 (770) 751 7334
Email: meetings@imedex.com
Web: www.imedex.com
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