The Westin Tampa Waterside 

Tampa, Florida
Saturday, November 19, 2022

Early bird registration is OPEN!



for 30% off registration!



Saturday, Novmenber 19, 2022

7:30 AM – 8:30 AM EDT

Breakfast and Registration

8:30 AM- 8:35 AM EDT


Michael Vaezi, MD

Session I

8:35 AM – 9:05 AM EDT          

Chronic Cough and GERD: Are They Related?

Ronnie Fass, MD


9:05 AM – 9:30 AM EDT          

Achalasia: Diagnosis and Therapy

Michael Vaezi, MD


9:30 AM – 9:55 AM EDT          

Latest Developments in the Treatment of Gastroparesis

Manuel Amaris, MD

9:55 AM – 10:15 AM EDT       

Q&A/Panel Discussion


10:15 AM – 10:30 AM EDT    


Session II

10:30 AM – 11:00 AM EDT       

Identifying Cirrhosis and Associated Complications

Robert Brown, MD


11:00 AM - 11:30 AM EDT          

Updates in Cholestatic Liver Disease

Maryn Mayo, MD


11:30 AM - 12:00 PM EDT          

Update on Hepatitis B, C & D  

Nancy Reau, MD

12:00 PM – 12:20 PM EDT      

Q&A/Panel Discussion

12:20 PM – 12:50 PM EDT       

Lunch Break


12:50 PM – 1:35 PM EDT        

Industry Sponsored Event


1:35 PM – 2:35 PM EDT          

Parallel Sessions (Select One)

·         GI Woes from Head to Toe

·         Case Studies in Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)

·         Case Studies in Chronic Liver Disease


2:35 PM – 2:50 PM EDT         


Session III

2:50 PM – 3:20 PM           

Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD):

Practical Approaches for Selecting Therapies

Siobhan Proksell, MD


3:20 PM – 4:05 PM           

Novel Treatments for Patients with IBS

and Functional Bowel Disorders

William Chey, MD


4:05 - 4:35 PM           

Role of Capsule Endoscopy and Balloon Assisted Enteroscopy in the Diagnosis and Management of Small bowel Disorders Patrick Brady, MD


4:35 PM - 4:50 PM           

Q&A/Panel Discussion


4:50 - 4:55 PM           

Meeting Wrap-up




Michael Vaezi, MD, PhD, MSc, FACG (Course Director)

Professor of Medicine and Otolaryngology, Associate Chief,

Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition Director,

Clinical Research and Esophageal Center,

Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville, Tennessee


Manuel Amaris, MD

University of Florida
Gainesville, Florida


Patrick Brady, MD

University of South Florida
Tampa, Florida


Robert Brown, MD, MPH

Weill Cornell Medicine
New York City, New York


William Chey, MD

University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, Michigan


Ronnie Fass, MD

Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, Ohio


Marlyn J. Mayo, MD

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, Texas


Siobhan Proksell, MD

University of Miami/Miller School of Medicine
Miami, Florida


Nancy Reau, MD

Rush University Medical Center
Chicago, Illinois


 The Westin Tampa Waterside
725 South Harbour Island Boulevard
Tampa, FL 33602

A discounted room rate of $189 plus taxes and fees is available. The cutoff date to make reservations is October 21, 2022.
Rooms are based on availability. 

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