American College of Gastroenterology Annual Meeting

Healio brings you the highlights from the American College of Gastroenterology Annual Scientific Meeting. Refer back to this page often for the latest news from ACG, perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians, and to review archives of past meetings.

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Appropriate sedation minimizes endoscopy risks during pregnancy

October 7, 2018
PHILADELPHIA – Minimal use of sedatives such as opiates minimizes risks during endoscopy in patients who are pregnant, making it relatively…
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No ‘one right answer’ among pharmacologic, non-pharmacologic IBS therapies

October 6, 2018
PHILADELPHIA – Given the vast number and varying kinds of therapies currently available for the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome, choosing…
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VIDEO: ACG President highlights young leadership, named lectures

October 5, 2018
PHILADELPHIA – In this exclusive video perspective from the American College of Gastroenterology Annual Scientific Meeting, Irving Pike
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Expert explains how to succeed with a clinically integrated network

October 5, 2018
PHILADELPHIA – Despite their challenges, clinically integrated networks offer physicians an opportunity to succeed in a crowded health care…
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Healio to report live from ACG 2018

October 4, 2018
PHILADELPHIA — Starting this weekend, Healio Gastroenterology and Liver Disease will provide live coverage as the exclusive media partner of…
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VIDEO: ACG task force pursues alternative MOC

November 8, 2017
ORLANDO — In this exclusive video from the World Congress of Gastroenterology at ACG 2017, outgoing ACG president Carol Burke, MD, vice…
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VIDEO: IBS-C shows ‘substantial burden,’ available treatments insufficient

November 2, 2017
ORLANDO — In this exclusive video from the World Congress of Gastroenterology at ACG 2017, Eamonn M.M. Quigley, MD, MACG, professor…
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VIDEO: Edible colon prep advances to phase 2b development

October 31, 2017
ORLANDO — In this exclusive video from the World Congress of Gastroenterology at ACG 2017, Corey A. Siegel, MD, MS, associate professor of…
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Third annual SCOPY awards honor colon cancer prevention, outreach efforts

October 27, 2017
ORLANDO — The American College of Gastroenterology revealed the winners of the 2017 SCOPY Awards at the World Congress of Gastroenterology at…
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VIDEO: New serrated polyp findings important for timing surveillance colonoscopy

October 26, 2017
ORLANDO — In this exclusive video from the World Congress of Gastroenterology at ACG 2017, outgoing ACG president Carol Burke