Announcements


12/2016: Welcome Len Philo as the new SDGI secretary!


Do you have suggestions for future topics or speakers? Email us.


Next Meeting: Wed Sept 13 at 6:00 PM


"New Hepatitis C Medications"
Paul Pockros, MD
Scripps Clinic



Ruth's Chris Del Mar
11582 El Camino Real
San Diego, CA 92130
Get directions

RSVP: sdgi.society@gmail.com


Future Meetings




Previous Meetings


June 22, 2017
"Genetic Testing for Familial Gastrointestinal Cancer Syndromes"
Rick Boland, MD
Baylor University Medical Center


May 30, 2017
"Gastroenterology Endoscopy Update"
Thomas Savides, MD
UCSD


April 26, 2017
"Managing HBV in Advanced Liver Disease"
Robert Gish, MD
Stanford University


February 15, 2017
"Eosinophilic Esophagitis"
Fouad Moawad, MD
Scripps Clinic


January 11, 2017
"Update on the treatment of Hepatitis C"
Paul Pockros, MD
Scripps Clinic


November 16, 2016
"Update on Celiac disease, IBS, Food intolerances"
Sheila Crowe, MD
UCSD


October 12, 2016
"Update on Liver Transplantation"
Carrie Frenette, MD
Scripps Clinic


September 14, 2016
"Colon Cancer Screening and Updates on Guidelines"
Walter Coyle, MD
Scripps Clinic


June 29, 2016
"Diseases of the Small Bowel"
Denise Kalmaz, MD
UCSD


May 18, 2016
"Treatment of UC: Clinical Case Scenarios"
Russell Cohen, MD
University of Chicago


April 20, 2016
"Advances in Treatment of Pancreatic Cancer"
Darren Sigal, MD
Scripps Clinic


Feb 17, 2016
"IBS-Diarrhea and Treatment Options including Viberzi"
Daniel Meline, MD
Arizona Digestive Health


Jan 13, 2016
"Harvoni: Changing What is Possible With A Breakthrough Treatment"
Paul Pockros, MD
Scripps Clinic


Nov 4, 2015
"Contrast Enhanced Ultrasound and its Application to the Specialty of Gastroenterology"
Stephanie Wilson, MD
University of Calgary


Oct 7, 2015
"Laboratory testing in the diagnosis, management and treatment of inflammatory bowel disease"
Shervin Rabizadeh, MD
Cedars-Sinai


Sept 16, 2015
"Impact of Viread on Chronic Hepatitis B: Clinical Studies at 8 Years"
Truong-Sinh Leduc, MD
Leduc Medical Group


June 24, 2015
"The Reflux Care Continuum and Barrett's Esophagus: Detect Early, Treat Early"
Jason Samarasena, MD
UC Irvine


May 27, 2015
"Transition from pediatic to adult specialty care for IBD patients"
Jeannie Huang, MD
Rady Children's Hospital San Diego


Apr 9, 2015
"The Emerging Role of Food in IBS"
William Chey, MD
University of Michigan


Feb 25, 2015
"New Treatments for Hepatitis C"
Carrie Frenette, MD
Scripps Clinic


Jan 21, 2015
"New Treatments for IBD"
William Sandborn, MD
UCSD


Oct 9, 2014
"Key issues in the management of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease"
Rohit Loomba, MD
UCSD


Aug 27, 2014
"HCV Advances: Focus on treatment of HCV in cirrhosis population"
Robert Gish, MD
Robert Gish Consultants, LLC


July 23, 2014
"Pancreatic insufficiency and chronic pancreatitis: a case-based approach"
Walter Coyle, MD
Scripps Clinic


May 21, 2014
"HCC - Update on surveillance and management"
Yuko Kono, MD
UCSD


April 23, 2014
"Endoscopic evaluation and management of Barrett's esophagus"
Kenneth Chang, MD
UC Irvine School of Medicine


Feb 19, 2014
"Hereditary Colon Cancer"
Samir Gupta, MD
UCSD


Jan 8, 2014
"Update on HCV Therapy: Sovaldi (sofosbuvir)"
Paul Pockros, MD
Scripps Clinic


Nov 6, 2013
"Update on Therapies for IBS"
Mark Pimentel, MD
Cedars-Sinai


Oct 9, 2013
"Era of Personalized Medicine"
Marla Dubinsky, MD
Cedars-Sinai


Sept 25, 2013
"Pancreatic Cyst Management Update"
Thomas Savides, MD
UC San Diego


August 14, 2013
"Achalasia, Esophageal Disorders and PPI Resistant Heartburn"
Ravinder Mittal, MD
UC San Diego


July 17, 2013
"Short Bowel Syndrome and New Targeted Treatments"
Ken Fujioka, MD
Scripps Clinic


June 19, 2013
"Surgical Management of Acid Reflux: LINX Reflux Management System"
Santiago Horgan, MD
Chief, Division of Minimally Invasive Surgery, UCSD


May 29, 2013
“Newly approved therapies for ulcerative colitis: where do adalimumab and budesonide fit in?”
William Sandborn, MD and Barrett Levesque, MD
UC San Diego School of Medicine


May 15, 2013
"Update on Treatment of Hepatitis B: VIREAD Clinical Trial Results"
Tram Tran, MD
Medical Director of Liver Transplantation, Cedars-Sinai


Apr 17, 2013
"There is no one ‘Best’ colorectal cancer screening test: the proof and the benefits of getting FIT"
James Allison, MD
Clinical Professor of Medicine Emeritus, UCSF


Apr 3, 2013
“The Impact of Alkalinization of Gastric Juice by PPIs on Columnar Lined Esophagus and GERD”
Para Chandrasoma, MD
Chief of Pathology, LAC+USC Medical Center


Feb 12, 2013
"What Every Gastroenterologist Needs to Know About Liver Transplant"
Catherine Frenette, MD
Scripps Clinic


Nov 28, 2012
"Update on Systemic Therapies for HCC with Focus on ADI-PEG20"
Ghassan Abou-Alfa, MD
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center


Nov 15, 2012
"Post AASLD Update on HBV"
Robert Gish, MD
UC San Diego School of Medicine


Oct 10, 2012
"Update on Endoscopic Management of Barretts Esophagus"
Kenneth Chang, MD
UC Irvine School of Medicine


Sept 19, 2012
"Diagnostic and Management Dilemmas in Celiac Disease"
Sheila Crowe, MD
UCSD, Director of Research


Aug 8, 2012
"Use of “Anser IFX” in monitoring of infliximab therapy"
Bincy Abraham, MD
Baylor College of Medicine


June 20, 2012
"Management of Chronic Hepatitis B"
Fred Poordad, MD
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center


May 2, 2012
"Update from the EASL meeting on HCV therapy"
Paul Pockros, MD
Scripps Clinic


April 11, 2012
"Neuroendocrine Tumors and Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor (GIST): Challenges for Gastroenterologists"
Eric Liu, MD
Vanderbilt University Medical Center


Jan 18, 2012
"IBD Therapy in Young Adults"
Barrett Levesque, MD
Scripps Clinic


Nov 15, 2011
"Post-AASLD Update"
Paul Pockros, MD
Scripps Clinic


Oct 12, 2011
"Radiofrequency Ablation for Barrett's Esophagus"
Venkataraman Raman Muthusamy, MD
UCLA Medical Center


Sept 21, 2011
"New Therapies in Hepatitis C"
Fred Poordad, MD
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center


August 17, 2011
"Advances in IBD Therapy: New Treatments and New Studies"
William Sandborn, MD
UCSD, Division Chief of Gastroenterology


July 13, 2011
"Management of Chronic HBV"
Robert Gish, MD
UCSD, Division of Hepatology/Organ Transplant


June 22, 2011
"An Interactive Case Study Discussion of Neuroendocrine Tumors"
Darren Sigal, MD
Scripps Clinic, Division of Hematology/Oncology


April 21, 2011
"Advances in Enteroscopy"
Oleh Haluszka, MD
Fox Chase Cancer Center


February 16, 2011
"Gut Microbiome"
Walter Coyle, MD
Scripps Clinic


November 10, 2010
"New Hepatitis C Therapies"
Paul Pockros, MD
Scripps Clinic


October 6, 2010
"Crohn's Disease: Answering Key Clinical Questions with Case Studies"
Christian Stone, MD
University of Nevada School of Medicine


September 15, 2010
"Neuroendocrine Tumors: The Importance of Early Recognition"
Rodney Pommier, MD
Oregon Health & Science University


August 11, 2010
"Updates in GERD Management"
David Lichtenstein, MD
Boston University School of Medicine


July 15, 2010
"Women's Issues in IBD"
Uma Mahadevan, MD
UC San Francisco Medical Center
Download: Mahadevan U. "Inflammatory bowel disease and pregnancy: an update" Expert Rev Clin Immunol. 2010;6:643.
Download: Healthcare maintenance in IBD patients flowsheet