36th Annual Advances in Gastroenterology

Atlantic City, NJ US
June 18, 2016

***ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED.***

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The 36th Annual Advances in Gastroenterology will feature a multi-disciplinary approach to the treatment and management of patients with both common, as well as critical, gastroenterology diseases presenting in the office of the Gastrointestinal Specialist, Primary Care Physician, Internist, Surgeon and Nurse Practitioner/Nurse.

Educational sessions during the conference will address the knowledge and performance gaps of the target audience on the following topics:

  • Esophageal/Gastroduodenal Disorders,
  • Advances in Gastroenterology,
  • Small Bowel/Colonic Disorders, and
  • Obesity.

For more details, download a copy of the program agenda


ACCREDITATION INFORMATION

PHYSICIANS: 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 7.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This Live activity, 36th Annual Advances in Gastroenterology Conference, with a beginning date of 06/18/2016, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to  7.00 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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

NURSES: Thomas Jefferson University Hospital is an approved provider of Continuing Nursing Education (CNE) by the PA State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. A maximum of 7.08 contact hours will be awarded to participants.

ABCGN: According to the criteria of the American Board of Certification for Gastroenterology Nurses (ABCGN), 6.55 hour(s) earned in this activity are considered GI Specific for the purpose of recertification by contact hours through the ABCGN. ABCGN tracking number: GI2016-061

Target Audience

This activity is designed to address the educational needs of the gastrointestinal specialist, primary care practitioner, internist, surgeon, nurse practitioner/nurse, and allied health professionals who treat patients with various gastrointestinal disorders.

Learning Objectives

The Learning Objectives for this activity can be found in the attachment below.


PARKING INFORMATION- 

Parking is available at the Sheraton Atlantic City Convention Center Hotel.  Self-parking is $12.00 and Valet parking is $25.00.  If you are planning to self-park, be sure to look for a sign directing you to the “Sheraton Atlantic City Convention Center Hotel Parking” (the Sheraton Area lot is located at the first entrance at the right side).

Additional information
Jefferson Content Development By: 
Sidney Kimmel Medical College (SKMC)
Jefferson College of Nursing
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (TJUH)
Content Areas: 
Endocrinology
Family Medicine
Gastroenterology
Hepatology
Internal Medicine
Surgery
Transplantation
Course Format: 
Live Conference
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 7.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 7.00 Attendance
  • 7.08 CNE
Course opens: 
03/21/2016
Course expires: 
06/30/2017
Event starts: 
06/18/2016 - 7:45am
Event ends: 
06/18/2016 - 4:15pm
Cost:
$175.00
Rating: 
4.666665
Sheraton Atlantic City Convention Center Hotel
2 Convention Blvd
Atlantic City, NJ 08401
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 and (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.


How to Register

IMPORTANT DEADLINES:

  • Early bird registration ends May 13, 2016. Pre-registration ends June 16,  2016. Onsite registration will be accepted.
  • No refunds will be granted after June 10,  2016. See full refund policy

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If paying by check, please fill out paper registration and mail to the address listed on the form.

 

REGISTRATION FEES

 

Early Registration

(before May 13, 2016)

Regular Registration

(on or after May 13, 2016)

Practicing Physician$150$175
Nurse / Allied Health Professional / Retired Physician$95$120
Non-Jefferson Resident or Fellow$50$75

The base registration fee for this course is $175.00.  Depending on your degree, this fee will be reduced by the amount shown below to reflect the appropriate fee.  Please review and select one of the below options. If paying by check, please fill out paper registration and mail to the address listed on the form.

Registration deadline is Thursday, June 16, 2016 at 8:00AM.

***ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED.***

INDIVIDUALS INTERESTED IN ATTENDING CAN REGISTER ON-SITE FOR THIS CONFERENCE.

Available Credit

  • 7.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 7.00 Attendance
  • 7.08 CNE

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/21/2016
Course expires: 
06/30/2017

Price

Cost:
$175.00
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