Live Streaming & Interactive Annual Scientific Meeting Sessions
Tuesday, October 27, 2020, 2:00 pm – 9:45 pm (ET)
2:00 pm Visit Exhibits
2:00 pm Symposium 5: NASH – Clinical Pearls with Live Q&A
Moderator: Cynthia A. Moylan, MD
  • Natural History of NAFLD
    Cynthia A. Moylan, MD
  • Diagnostic Approach to NAFLD
    Naim Alkhouri, MD
  • Therapy for NAFLD
    Zobair M. Younossi MD, MPH, FACG
2:30 pm Symposium 6: Updates in Liver Transplantation and HCC for the Busy Gastroenterologist – Clinical Pearls with Live Q&A
Moderator: Philip K. Henderson, DO
  • Liver Transplantation
    Philip K. Henderson, DO
  • Outpatient Management of OLT Patients
    Gina Choi, MD
  • Hepatocellular Carcinoma Primer
    Anjana A. Pillai, MD
3:00 pm Presidential Plenary Session 2 – With Live Q&A
Moderators: Brooks D. Cash, MD, FACG, and David A. Greenwald, MD, FACG
Oral papers designated as Best in Category and representing excellence in clinical research.
4:00 pm J. Edward Berk Distinguished Lecture: A Septuagenarian’s Evolving Reflections on the Practice of Medicine
Presented by: Lawrence J. Brandt, MD, MACG
Introduced by: Mark B. Pochapin, MD, FACG, ACG President
4:30 pm Break - Visit Exhibits
4:30 pm GIQuIC - Measuring and Improving Quality in Clinical Practice
4:30 pm Career Opportunities for Women in GI – With Live Q&A
Hosted by the ACG Women in GI Committee, this session is geared toward female residents, trainees and GI practitioners seeking medical career advice.
5:30 pm Break - Visit Exhibits
5:30 pm Symposium 7: Nausea and Vomiting: Evolving Insights and Clinical Challenges – Clinical Pearls with Live Q&A
Moderator: Braden Kuo, MD
  • Practical Insights From the Neurobiology of Nausea and Vomiting
    Braden Kuo, MD
  • Emerging Treatment: Pharmacologic and Non-Pharmacologic Options for Nausea and Vomiting
    Linda Anh B. Nguyen, MD
  • Treatment of Gastroparesis: Beyond the Old Standbys
    Baharak Moshiree, MD, FACG
6:00 pm Symposium 8: 50 Shades of Bloating: Multiple Perspectives on a Vexing Condition – Clinical Pearls with Live Q&A
Moderator: Kyle D. Staller, MD, MPH
  • It’s All Gas Production: Dietary and Microbial Factors
    Ali Rezaie, MD, MSc
  • It’s All Hot Air: Bloating Is a Sensory Symptom
    Kyle D. Staller, MD, MPH
  • Motility Matters Most!
    Gregory S. Sayuk, MD, MPH, FACG
7:30 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.
8:00 pm Emily Couric Memorial Lecture & Conversation with Katie Couric
Presented by: Katie Couric
Introduced by: Mark B. Pochapin, MD, FACG, ACG President
9:00 pm ACG Town Hall: Leading the Way in Advancing Health Equity - An Open Forum with ACG Leadership for College Members – With Live Chat
Supported by Gilead Sciences, Inc.
9:45 pm Virtual ACG 2020 Adjourns for the Day