51st Annual James L.A. Roth Visiting Professorship

Philadelphia, PA US
March 29, 2017 to March 30, 2017




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Wednesday-Thursday, March 29-30, 2017
On the campus of Thomas Jefferson University
(Please refer to agenda for location of each lecture)

This year's James L.A. Roth Visiting Professor is the distinguished Arun J. Sanyal, MD, FAASLD, Charles Caravati Professor and Chair, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Department of Internal Medicine at the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine.

Dr. Sanyal has over 25 years of experience as a hepatologist and has served as the secretary and president of the American Association for Study of Liver Diseases, founding member of the Hepatology board of the American Board of Internal Medicine, chair of the NIH hepatobiliary pathophysiology study section and member of the council of the NIH.

 The James L.A. Roth Annual Professorship is the oldest gastroenterology visiting professorship in Philadelphia, and we are honored to have Dr. Sanyal lecture on various liver diseases, discuss clinical cases and tour our facilities over the two day event.  There will be time to mix and mingle with faculty and other attendees during the reception for Dr. Sanyal immediately following the final lectures.

This course is designed for all specialists working in gastroenterology: practicing physicians, nurses, fellows and residents.





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Additional information
Jefferson Content Development By: 
Sidney Kimmel Medical College (SKMC)
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (TJUH)
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Course Format: 
Live Conference
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 8.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 8.50 Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
03/29/2017 - 10:00am EDT
Event ends: 
03/30/2017 - 5:00pm EDT
On the campus of Thomas Jefferson University (locations will vary by lecture)
132 S. 10th Street, 4th Floor
GI Conference Room
Philadelphia, PA 19107
United States

All faculty at continuing educating activities for nurses, physicians and allied health professionals are required to disclose to the audience:

  1. Any significant financial relationships with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial products, goods or services
  2. Any unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices discussed in their presentations.

Such disclosures will be made in writing in the course presentation materials. ​Jefferson Conflict of Interest resolution process may result in changes to the program agenda.


Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.  Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University designates this live activity for a maximum of 10.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing recognizes
 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ issued by academic medical centers toward license CE requirements.  If you reside outside of Pennsylvania, please check with your state for additional information.

The American Academy of Physician Assistants accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. (www.aapa.org).

Note: In order to receive full credit, participants must attend all lectures. Attendance for the Grand Rounds are recorded through a separate process.




  • Pre-registration ends Tuesday, March 27, 2017. Onsite registration will be accepted.
  • There is no fee for this course but we encourage you to register in advance.

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Available Credit

  • 8.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 8.50 Attendance


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