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Program at a Glance

The fifth Annual International Symposium on Liver and IBD Review has been designed to offer riveting, thought-provoking scientific sessions coupled with a unique social program which is sure to stimulate both your mind and your sense of fun in the cold winter months.

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Friday, February 3, 2012

6:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Registration Open
6:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Welcome Dinner


Saturday, February 4, 2012

6:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Registration Open
7:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Breakfast

8:00 a.m. - 8:05 a.m. Opening Remarks
Speaker: Dr. David Baron

Liver Update

8:05 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. New Therapies for Hepatitis C - the Data from Clinical Trials
Speaker: Dr. Paul Marotta
8:30 a.m. – 8:55 a.m. New Therapies for Hepatitis C - the Nuts and Bolts of use in Your Clinical Practice.
Speaker: Dr. Jordan Feld
8:55 a.m. – 9:20 a.m. Panel Discussion
Moderator: Dr. David Baron
9:20 a.m. – 9:40 a.m. Coffee Break

IBD Update

9:40 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Biologics in Crohn's: Luminal
Speaker: Dr. A. Hillary Steinhart
10:00 a.m. – 10:20 a.m. Biologics in Crohn's: Fistula
Speaker: Dr. Brian Feagan
10:20 a.m. – 10:40 a.m. Biologics in Crohn's: Extra-Intestinal
Speaker: Dr. Gordon Greenberg
10:40 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Biologics in Ulcerative Colitis
Speaker: Dr. John Marshall
11:00 a.m. – 11:20 a.m. Panel Discussion
Moderator: Dr. David Baron
11:20 a.m. – 11:40 a.m. The Exceptional Access Program – Scoping out the options for drug reimbursement for IBD
Speaker: Ms. Margaret Wong
11:40 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Ground Rules for Breakout Sessions
Speaker: Dr. Isser Dubinsky
11:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Working Lunch (Breakout Sessions)
12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Lunch (Sponsors/Spouses/Children)

Breakout Sessions

12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Biologics in Crohn's: Luminal
Moderator: Dr. Jamie Gregor

Biologics in Crohn's: Fistula
Moderator: Dr. Jeff Baker

Biologics in Crohn's: Extra-Intestinal
Moderator: Dr. David Morgan

Biologics in Ulcerative Colitis
Moderator: Dr. Jeff Axler

Plenary Session

Session Moderator: Dr. Isser Dubinsky
1:35 p.m. – 1:50 p.m. Luminal-Debrief
Speaker: Dr. Jamie Gregor
1:50 p.m. – 2:05 p.m. Fistula-Debrief
Dr. Jeff Baker
2:05 p.m. – 2:20 p.m. Extra-Intestinal-Debrief
Speaker: Dr. David Morgan
2:20 p.m. – 2:35 p.m. Ulcerative Colitis-Debrief
Speaker: Dr. Jeff Axler
2:35 p.m. – 2:40 p.m. Closing Remarks
Speaker: Dr. David Baron

6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. President's Closing Dinner



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