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Dr. Jana G. Al Hashash presents on gastroenterology and women’s health, with a focus on IBD, pelvic floor dysfunction, liver diseases, gallstones, and pregnancy.

Educational objectives:

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Identify gastrointestinal diseases that are more prevalent in the female population.
  • Discuss the diagnosis, management, and treatment of these various conditions
  • Review GI diseases and pregnancy

Reading Resources:

  1. Shiotani A et al. J Gastroenterol 2006 41:562-68.
  2. Heitkemper MM et al. AJG 2003 Feb;98(2):420-430.
  3. Houghton LA et al. Gut 2002;50:471-74.
  4. Chang L et al. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 2006;291:R277-84.


Dr. Al Hashash has no relevant relationships with any entities producing health care goods or services.

Accreditation Statement:

The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of .5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Each physician should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Other health care professionals are awarded (0.05) continuing education units (CEU) which are equivalent to .5 contact hour.

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Release Date: 3/18/2014 | Last Modified On: 3/18/2014 | Expires: 3/18/2015

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