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Pre-Registration


Pre-registration will open in April.

On-Site Registration


Registration will remain open until Friday, October 7, 2016. For those sending registration via U.S. mail, please postmark your registration no later than Monday, September 23, 2016. You may register on-site at the ACG Registration Desk at The Venetian beginning Friday, October 14. Some sessions have limited space available. Pre-registration is strongly recommended.

Cancellation


Written notice of cancellation and requests for refunds must be received by the College's office by September 23, 2016. After this date, no refunds will be possible. Registration cancellations are not accepted by telephone. An explanation must be provided in writing. There will be a $50 administrative fee assessed for cancellation of any paid event. Refunds will be issued after the meeting.

Meeting Materials


Meeting materials (including name badges and optional event tickets) will be available for pick-up on-site at the ACG Registration Desk beginning on Friday, October 14. Included with your registration is complimentary access to the course presentations via the ACG 2016 mobile app, powered by CadmiumCD’s eventScribe®. Use the app to download faculty presentations onto tablets, mobile devices, and laptops with note-taking and highlighting capabilities. Take notes at the event and continue reviewing them when you get home. Presentations will also be available online in PDF format for registered attendees prior to and after the course to download. (NOTE: No printed materials or USB’s will be available with course registrations.)

Annual Scientific Meeting


There is no registration fee for ACG Members (including FACG and MACG), Resident/Trainee/Candidate Members, Allied Health Members and NP/PA Members. In addition, Non-Member Residents/Trainees will have their registration fee waived if they provide a letter from their Program Director indicating they are currently in training. Guests/Non-Member Physicians/Non-Member PharmDs/Exhibitors are required to submit a registration fee. Non-Member Allied Health Professionals are also required to submit a registration fee. Tickets for the optional breakfast sessions on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday may be purchased for an additional charge by indicating your preference on the registration form. Included with your registration is complimentary access to the course presentations via the ACG 2016 mobile app, powered by CadmiumCD’s eventScribe®. The app can be used to download faculty presentations onto tablets, mobile devices, and laptops with note-taking and highlighting capabilities. Take notes at the event and continue reviewing them when you get home. Presentations will also be available online in PDF format for registered attendees prior to and after the course to download. (NOTE: No printed materials or USB’s will be available with course registrations.)

Annual Postgraduate Course


Everyone registered for the Annual Postgraduate Course will receive access to ACG’s 10-point MOC module, PG+MOC 2016. The PG+MOC 2016 module is included with your registration fee. Included with your registration is complimentary access to the course presentations via the ACG 2016 mobile app, powered by CadmiumCD’s eventScribe®. The app can be used to download faculty presentations onto tablets, mobile devices, and laptops with note-taking and highlighting capabilities. Take notes at the event and continue reviewing them when you get home. Presentations will also be available online in PDF format for registered attendees prior to and after the course to download. (NOTE: No printed materials or USB’s will be available with course registrations.)

All ACG members will receive an email when the 2016 online Self-Assessment Test is available. The Postgraduate Course again offers registrants the opportunity to participate in the optional Learning Luncheon programs. Participation will be by pre-registration only. There is a separate charge for the Learning Luncheons. There are a limited number of participants who may attend each Learning Luncheon. Because participation is limited in each session, you will need to provide your top five Learning Luncheon choices when completing your pre-registration form. Registration forms will be processed in order of receipt and must be accompanied by payment of the registration fee in full.

Optional Friday Courses: Friday, October 14


Optional Friday courses to be offered at ACG 2016 include:

In addition, the ASGE will offer a one-day Endoscopy course. Separate registration fees apply for all optional Friday courses.

Accreditation


The American College of Gastroenterology is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

These live educational activities have been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit ™. Exact credit hours will be available in April.

Hotel Accommodations


Room blocks will be offered at The Venetian and The Palazzo. The housing website will be open beginning early April 2016.

Visit the Registration and Housing page for more information on accommodations and rates.

Exhibit Hall


The science and technology of medicine is ever changing and advancing the practice of gastroenterology. Showcasing these latest advances in technology and therapeutics is the ACG 2016 Exhibit Hall where more than 150 companies will display and demonstrate their products and services. With the variety of exhibitors expected to participate, there are certain to be displays of interest for all attendees. Companies who exhibit include pharmaceutical manufacturers, medical instrument suppliers, research companies, technology companies, publishers, non-profit organizations, recruiters, and many others.

The ACG Store


Visit the ACG Store to purchase one of ACG’s educational resources or one of the many ACG logo items to be offered, such as jackets, golf shirts, t-shirts, and mugs.

Job Forum


Continue to visit this website for updates on the ACG 2016 Job Forum.

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)


Attendees at the ACG Annual Scientific Meeting and Postgraduate Course who need additional reasonable accommodations or who have special needs should contact the ACG office no later than September 23, 2016.

On-site Child Care


Information will be available soon. Continue to check this website for details.

About ACG


The American College of Gastroenterology is a recognized leader in educating GI professionals and the general public about digestive disorders. Our mission is to advance world-class care for patients with gastrointestinal disorders through excellence, innovation and advocacy in the areas of scientific investigation, education, prevention, and treatment. To learn more about ACG, visit our corporate website at gi.org.

About Las Vegas


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