ACG 2023 Annual Scientific Meeting

Join GI physicians from the U.S. and around the world for the ACG Annual Scientific Meeting. ACG 2023 will deliver the latest clinical information on timely topics in gastroenterology and hepatology.

7:00 am –
7:45 am
“Meet the Experts” Breakfast Sessions
(Annual Meeting Optional Bonus Sessions A-E)
7:50 am Opening Remarks
Daniel J. Pambianco, MD, FACG, ACG President
8:00 am Presidential Plenary Session 1
Moderators: Daniel J. Pambianco, MD, FACG, and Anita Afzali, MD, MPH, MHCM, FACG
9:00 am President's Address
Daniel J. Pambianco, MD, FACG, ACG President
Introduced by: Jonathan A. Leighton, MD, FACG, ACG President-Elect
9:30 am Presidential Plenary Session 2
Moderators: Jonathan A. Leighton, MD, FACG, and Anita Afzali, MD, MPH, MHCM, FACG
10:00 am Exhibit Hall Opens
10:15 am Hands-On Endoscopy Workshop Center Opens
10:30 am Break – Visit the Exhibit Hall / Browse Scientific Posters
10:30 am Exhibitor Theater
10:30 am Residents Session: Navigating the GI Match - Tips and Tricks for Applicants
11:30 am Simultaneous Symposia: Session 1

Symposium 1A: If It Bleeds, It Leads: Primetime and Practical GI Bleeding Information and Strategies

  • GI Bleeding in Patients With Valvular Heart Disease and Cardiac Devices
  • Non-Variceal Upper GI Bleeding: What’s New in Your Toolbox?
  • How to Approach Small Bowel Bleeding: Endoscopic and Medical Therapies and How to Improve Your Capsule Endoscopy and Enteroscopy Quality

Symposium 1B: Past Presidents’ Symposium

  • All You Need to Know About Managing the Patient with Difficult to Treat GERD
  • Barrett’s Esophagus: Practical Tips and Guidelines Based Care in 2023
  • Mastering the Evaluation and Treatment of Patients with Eosinophilic Esophagitis

Symposium 1C: Hot Topics in Liver Disease

  • The Latest in the Management of Patients With MASLD
  • What’s New in the Management of Portal Hypertension Complications?
  • Updates in the Treatment Approach for Alcohol-Associated Hepatitis (AAH)
12:45 pm Lunch Break – Visit the Exhibit Hall / Browse Scientific Posters
12:45 pm Exhibitor Theater
1:00 pm Scientific Poster Session – Authors Present
1:40 pm Exhibitor Theater
2:15 pm Simultaneous Plenary Sessions 1
3:05 pm The American Journal of Gastroenterology Lecture
Introduced by: Jasmohan Bajaj, MD, MS, FACG, and Millie D. Long, MD, MPH, FACG

Using Epidemiology to Inform Clinical Practice in Gastroenterology
Charles N. Bernstein, MD, FACG

3:35 pm Break – Visit the Exhibit Hall / Browse Scientific Posters
3:45 pm Exhibitor Theater
3:45 pm How to Get Published: ACG Journal Editors’ Roundtable
4:45 pm Simultaneous Symposia: Session 2

Symposium 2A: What’s Good for the Goose Is Good for the Gander

  • Avant GERD: Nuances in the Guidelines for Treating Erosive, Non-Erosive, and Atypical Reflux
  • Updates in the Management of EoE: Are Biologics Ready for Prime Time?
  • When It’s Not GERD or EoE: Evaluation and Management of Esophageal Dysphagia

Symposium 2B: Challenges in IBD Care: I’m Not Responding to My Treatment, What Happens Next?

  • We Just Need More Time: Can We Optimize?
  • Where Do They Fit In? Positioning Anti-TNF Therapies and Small Molecules Within Today’s IBD Armamentarium
  • Practical Approach to Combination Advanced Therapies

Symposium 2C: Live From Vancouver! The 11th Annual Endoscopy Video Forum
Moderators: Jodie A. Barkin, MD, and Vivek Kaul, MD, FACG

Demonstrate interesting endoscopic findings and techniques encountered in daily clinical practice.

6:00 pm ACG Annual Business Meeting
All Members and Fellows of ACG are invited.
6:30 pm Annual Scientific Meeting Adjourns for the Day