Events & Receptions

Advanced Practice Providers Reception

Friday, October 21 | 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

All NP/PA ACG 2022 attendees are invited to attend. Hosted by the Advanced Practice Providers Committee.

ACG SCOPY Award Ceremony & Reception

Sunday, October 23 | 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Come join the ACG Public Relations Committee and celebrate your colleagues who will receive 2022 ACG SCOPY Awards. Be inspired by some of the best, most innovative and impactful community education programs to raise awareness of colorectal cancer and enjoy a cocktail reception. SCOPY is ACG’s Service Award for Colorectal Cancer Outreach, Prevention & Year-Round Excellence. Learn more

Celebrating Diversity in ACG Reception

Sunday, October 23 | 5:15 pm – 6:00 pm

Gather to celebrate diversity in ACG and connect with colleagues. Hosted by the Women in GI Committee and the Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion Committee.

The Celebrating Diversity in ACG Reception is brought to you by Janssen Biotech, Inc.

International Attendee Reception

Sunday, October 23 | 5:15 pm – 6:00 pm

All international attendees are invited to attend and enjoy refreshments and hors d’oeuvres for a networking reception with colleagues.

ACG Mentoring Program Reception

Sunday, October 23 | 5:15 pm – 6:00 pm

Meet your mentor or mentee in person to connect, discuss your goals, and reflect on your experiences together over a beverage. All ACG mentors and mentees are encouraged to attend this free reception.

Exhibit Hall Opening Welcome Reception

Sunday, October 23 | 5:15 pm – 7:00 pm

Immediately following the conclusion of the Postgraduate Course, join colleagues for the ACG 2022 Opening Welcome Reception in the Exhibit Hall. The reception will feature hors d’oeuvres and refreshments.

Healio Disruptive Innovators Awards

Sunday, October 23 | 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Join us at this exclusive event presented by ACG's media partner, Healio Gastroenterology and Liver Disease, as we honor Disruptive Innovators in eight different categories. Each of these awardees has changed the face of gastroenterology and pushed the status quo toward the betterment of the field. As a true testament to Healio’s peer-tested approach, their Peer Perspective Board and "Healio 200" GI experts vote on the awardees.

President's Address

Monday, October 24 | 9:00 am | Exhibit Hall C

Samir A. Shah, MD, FACG, ACG President, will address attendees during the Presidential Address to mark the beginning of the ACG 2022 Annual Scientific Meeting. The President uses this opportunity to welcome attendees, highlight accomplishments over the past year, and bid farewell as the leadership passes on to the next President-Elect.

A Systematic Approach to Identify High-Risk Patients in Your Practice for Increased Cancer Surveillance

Monday, October 24 | 10:30 am – 11:30 am

A panel will discuss how technology innovations are making it easier for practices to identify patients at risk for hereditary GI cancer and increasing access to support, care management, and related services, and on-demand educational resources. This session is sponsored by GI OnDEMAND, a joint venture between ACG and Gastro Girl, Inc., which provides access to multidisciplinary GI expertise and educational resources via a virtual integrated care and support platform, and Ambry Genetics’ CARE platform. Free and open to all attendees.

GIQUIC - Transforming Quality from Aspirational Goals to Measurable Results

Monday, October 24 | 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

The GI Quality Improvement Consortium (GIQuIC) is hosting a session for current and prospective GIQuIC registry participants. GIQuIC Board members and participants will share actionable ways of using GIQuIC for quality improvement in their practice. This luncheon has a fee of $25. Register online here. During the meeting, visit the Registration Desk to purchase admission if seats are still available, however this event may be sold out.

#ACG2022 #IRL In Real Life Social Media Meetup Reception

Monday, October 24 | 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

The Public Relations Committee welcomes you to reception to gather with ACG members active on social media, “The #ACG2022 #IRL In Real Life Meetup,” sponsored by Medtronic.

ACG Annual Business Meeting

Monday, October 24 | 6:00 pm - 6:30 pm

All Members and Fellows (FACG) are encouraged to attend the Annual Business Meeting where College business will be discussed and voted on.

How to Get Published: ACG Journal Editors Roundtable

Tuesday, October 25 | 7:30 am - 8:15 am

ACG’s journal editors frequently receive questions about how best to get published, how they assess submissions, and how to best format a manuscript. In this session, the editors reveal answers to the “Top 10 Questions” they receive about the publication process and share pearls of wisdom about what works – and what doesn’t work – when submitting papers for publication. If you want to start or improve your publishing career, then don’t miss this valuable opportunity to hear directly from the editors who are eager to help! Free and open to all attendees.