Berk/Bockus Honorary Lecture and Grand Rounds 2016

Philadelphia, PA US
November 16, 2016


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The Berk/Bockus Honorary Lecture and Grand Rounds has been established to honor two Jefferson graduates who had distinguished careers in gastroenterology, Henry L. Bockus, MD, MACP (Class of 1917) and J. Edward Berk, MD, DSc, FASGE (Class of 1936).  This distinguished lecture series will address pertinent topics in gastroenterological diseases.  The focus on updated approaches to the diagnosis and treatment of gastrointestinal illness will be reinforced through lively interactive case-based presentations.

There is no registration fee for this activity; however, pre-registration is required.  

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)
Content Areas: 
Internal Medicine
Course Format: 
Live Conference
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 2.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 2.25 Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
11/16/2016 - 3:30pm EST
Event ends: 
11/16/2016 - 6:00pm EST
Bluemle Life Sciences Building
233 S. 10th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
United States
Featured Guest Lecturer - Lawrence J. Brandt, MD, MACG, AGAF, FASGE, NYSGEF
This year's program will feature Lawrence J. Brandt, MD, MACG, AGAF, FASGE, NYSGEF, Professor of Medicine and Surgery at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Emeritus Chief, Division of Gastroenterology at Montefiore Medical Center. Dr. Brandt's research interests include ischemic and vascular disorders of the gastrointestinal system, inflammatory bowel diseases, colitis, geriatric gastroenterology, AIDS, and endoscopic technique. 




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 2.25 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)™. (




  • Pre-registration ends November 14, 2016. Onsite registration will be accepted.

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Registration deadline is Monday, November 14, 2016.

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Available Credit

  • 2.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 2.25 Attendance


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