UPMC Pittsburgh Gut Club 2022-23

January 24, 2023
  • The March program will be held at The Rivers Club in downtown Pittsburgh.
  • The January program will be a virtual-only program.

Course Director: Shahid M. Malik, MD
Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine l UPMC

The UPMC Pittsburgh Gut Club is a gastroenterology education and networking series designed to bring novel and relevant subspecialty advancements to the Greater Pittsburgh region. All gastroenterologists, physicians, and allied health professionals are encouraged to attend.

Registration Information

To keep with tradition, physicians who attend all three programs are considered Gut Club Members and will receive a $50 discount on their total registration fees. To obtain this discount, enter GUTCLUBMEMBERSHIP in the Coupon Code box at registration.

Advanced Practice Providers, nurses, and trainees who serve in gastroenterology and hepatology clinics are welcome to attend for free but still must register. At registration, enter GUTCLUBFREE in the Coupon Code box to obtain fee-waived registration.

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Lecture Series

Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2023

Why and When Should I Use Pre-emptive TIPS?
Juan Carlos García-Pagán, MD, PhD
Lecture and Q&A: 7:30 to 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Only

Thursday, Mar. 30, 2023

Risks and Benefits of Biologic/Small Molecule Therapy for IBD: How to Choose the Right One for the Right Patient
Millie D. Long, MD, MPH
Reception: 5:30 p.m.
Dinner and Lecture at The Rivers Club: 6:30 to 8:00 p.m.

Accreditation and Credit Designation

In support of improving patient care, the University of Pittsburgh is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Physician (CME)

The University of Pittsburgh designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other health care professionals will receive a certificate of attendance confirming the number of contact hours commensurate with the extent of participation in this activity.

The University of Pittsburgh is an affirmative action, equal opportunity institution.