Live Streaming & Interactive Annual Scientific Meeting Sessions

Monday, October 26, 2020, 2:00 pm – 9:30 pm (ET)

2:00 pm Visit Exhibits
2:00 pm Symposium 1: Non-IBD Colitides – Clinical Pearls with Live Q&A
Moderator: Aline Charabaty, MD
  • Microscopic/Collagenous Colitis: Beyond Budesonide

    Anita Afzali, MD, MPH, FACG

  • Poo-pourri: Immune, NSAIDs, and Beyond

    Aline Charabaty, MD

  • Bugs, Vectors and Toxins: A Primer on Infectious Colitides

    Brooks D. Cash, MD, FACG

2:30 pm Symposium 2: Common Scenarios in Crohn’s Disease: What Should I Do? – Clinical Pearls with Live Q&A
Moderator: David A. Schwartz, MD, FACG
  • Post-Operative Recurrence

    Miguel D. Regueiro, MD, FACG

  • Management of Perianal Disease

    David A. Schwartz, MD, FACG

  • Small Bowel Crohn’s

    Gil Y. Melmed, MD, MS, FACG

3:00 pm Presidential Plenary Session 1 – With Live Q&A

Moderators: Brooks D. Cash, MD, FACG, and Mark B. Pochapin, MD, FACG
Oral papers designated as Best in Category and representing excellence in clinical research.

4:00 pm The American Journal of Gastroenterology Lecture: Foregut Endotherapy: Cutting Edge Technology for 2020 and Beyond

Presented by: Christopher C. Thompson, MD, MSc, FACG

Introduced by: Brian E. Lacy, MD, PhD, FACG, and Brennan M. Spiegel, MD, MSHS, FACG

4:30 pm Visit Exhibits
4:30 pm Symposium 3: Refractory Conditions of the Esophagus: Diagnosis and Treatment – Clinical Pearls with Live Q&A
Moderator: John C. Fang, MDG
  • Approach to Refractory Esophageal Strictures

    John C. Fang, MDG

  • Identification and Management of Esophageal Manifestations of Dermatologic Conditions

    Magnus Halland, MD

  • Management of Treatment Failure in Achalasia

    Joel E. Richter, MD, MACG

5:00 pm Symposium 4: Recent Developments in Barrett’s Esophagus – Clinical Pearls with Live Q&A
Moderator: Nicholas J. Shaheen, MD, MPH, MACG
  • New Tools for Diagnosis

    Gary W. Falk, MD, MS, FACG

  • Current Approach to Ablation

    Nicholas J. Shaheen, MD, MPH, MACG

  • Role of Chemoprevention

    Joel H. Rubenstein, MD, FACG

5:30 pm Break – Visit Exhibits
5:30 pm The 8th Annual Endoscopy Video Forum – With Live Voting
Moderators: Seth A. Gross, MD, FACG, and Vivek Kaul, MD, FACG
6:30 pm Break – Visit Exhibits
8:00 pm Daily Wrap Up
Join ACG leaders and expert faculty for a synthesis of the day’s clinical take-aways and significant findings offering a quick daily summary of noteworthy sessions and key presentations.
Supported by Takeda Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., Inc.
8:30 pm President’s Address
Mark B. Pochapin, MD, FACG, ACG President
9:00 pm ACG Annual Business Meeting – With Live Chat
As required by the College’s Bylaws, a meeting open to ACG members.
9:30 pm Virtual ACG 2020 Adjourns for the Day