Combined Professional Program

Virtual Agenda

November 14, 2020

8:00 AM - 12:00 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)™.

8:00 am  Overview & Introduction

Dr. Russell Cohen, MD & Dr. Eugene Yen, MD

Session 1: Safety and High Risk Populations in IBD

Moderator: Joel Pekow, MD

8:10 am 

Management of IBD in Elderly Patients

Adult IBD Keynote Speaker: Anita Afzali, MD, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

8:40 am

Very Early Onset IBD

Pediatric IBD Keynote Speaker: Judith Kelsen, MD, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

9:10 am 

How to Manage Biologics in the Setting of Active Infections and HIV

Omar Khan, MD, NorthShore University HealthSystem

9:30 am

Cancer in IBD: How to Manage Medical Therapy in Patients with a Malignancy & Those with a History of a Malignancy

Itishree Trivedi, MD, University of Illinois at Chicago Health

9:50 am

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

10:10 am 

Break & Visit Exhibits

Session 2: State of the Art Management in 2020

Moderator: Sushila Dalal, MD

10:30 am 

Therapeutic Drug Monitoring of Biologics: Reactive, Proactive, or Don’t Do It?

Garth Swanson, MD, Rush University Medical Center

10:50 am  

Positioning Therapies in UC and CD

Stephen Hanauer, MD, Northwestern Medicine

11:10 am 

Coming Soon to a Clinic Near You: Novel Therapies on the Horizon.

Russell Cohen, MD, The University of Chicago Medicine

11:30 am

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

12:00 pm

Lunch Break


1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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