Physician's Program Afternoon Breakout

Virtual Agenda

November 14, 2020

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM


Joel Pekow, MD, The University of Chicago Medicine

 Sushila Dalal, MD The University of Chicago Medicine

This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™


1:00 pm

Session 1: Surgery in IBD

Moderator: Joel Pekow, MD

IBD-Dysplasia: Endoscopic Removal, Segmental Resection, or Total Colectomy

Neil Hyman, MD, The University of Chicago Medicine

Optimizing the IBD Patient for Surgery: How do we Boost Nutritional Status Prior to Surgery and Improve        Recovery Post-Surgery? 

Courtney Schuchmann, MS, LD, RDN, The University of Chicago Medicine

Management of Strictures: Medications, Dilated, or Surgery

Scott Strong, MD, Northwestern University Medicine

2:00 pm

Session 2: Managing Difficult IBD Cases

Panel: Andres Yarur MD, Froedert & the Medical College of Wisconsin; Amar Naik MD, Loyola Medicine; Emmanuelle Bellaguarda MD, Northwestern Medicine

Management of IBD Post Transplant

Check Point Inhibitor Colitis


2:45 pm 

Live Q & A Session: Join us for live interactive Q&A session with our speakers

This activity has been designed to meet the educational needs of physicians involved in the care of patients with inflammatory bowel disease.​