“One of the best conferences I have attended. Very practical and useful. Great faculty, and great location.” - 2012 conference attendee
New York, NY (PRWEB) June 20, 2013
The Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) and Imedex are pleased to announce the 2013 Advances in Inflammatory Bowel Diseases, Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation’s Clinical & Research Conference taking place in Hollywood, Florida on December 12-14, 2013.
This activity is intended for gastroenterologists, pediatric gastroenterologists, IBD sub-specialists, internists, gastroenterology nurses, gastroenterology mid-level providers, gastrointestinal surgeons, clinical researchers, and other healthcare professionals with an interest in the treatment of pediatric and adult patients with inflammatory bowel diseases.
This conference is endorsed by American College of Gastroenterology (ACG), American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) and the North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition (NASPGHAN), and organized by Imedex, LLC and sponsored through the UAMS College of Medicine Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. This continuing nursing education activity has been submitted for approval to the Society of Gastroenterology Nurses and Associates, Inc., an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
Co-chaired by Richard P. MacDermott, MD, MACG, FACP, AGAF and Stephen B. Hanauer, MD, FACG, AGAF, the outstanding faculty is comprised of 60 expert specialists who will lead the sessions and interact with conference attendees. This three-day conference offers exciting workshops and a two-track format designed for clinicians, researchers, allied health professionals, nurses, and pediatric gastroenterologists. Located beachside at the Westin Diplomat in Hollywood, Florida, this is the educational getaway worth attending.
About the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation
The Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) is the largest voluntary non-profit health organization dedicated to finding cures for Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD). CCFA’s mission is to cure Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, and to improve the quality of life of children and adults who suffer from these diseases. The Foundation works to fulfill its mission by funding research, providing educational resources for patients and their families, medical professionals, and the public, and furnishing supportive services for those afflicted with IBD. For more information, visit http://www.ccfa.org, call 888-694-8872, like us on Facebook, or follow us on Twitter.
Imedex is an industry leader in providing accredited, independent continuing medical education to health care professionals. We develop high quality scientific programming that translates the latest research into clinically relevant information. The activities have exceptional organization and outstanding educational value, with a proven sustained impact on disease management.
Our programs focus on improving patient care around the world. With over 50,000 e-learning experiences annually and more than 100,000 live meeting attendees since 2001, Imedex truly educates the global healthcare community. At Imedex, education is the best medicine.®