Agenda Inflammatory Bowel Disease 2019

Saturday, September 14, 2019

7 a.m.

Registration, Breakfast & View Exhibits

7:55 a.m.

Welcome & Introductions

Newer IBD Medications: Efficacy, Safety and Monitoring

8 a.m.

Anti-integrin Therapy 

Parambir S. Dulai, MD 

8:30 a.m.

Anti-IL-12 and Anti-IL-23 Therapies

Brian G. Feagan, MD

9 a.m.

Janus Kinase (JAK) Inhibitors

Brigid S. Boland, MD

9:30 a.m.

Panel Discussion 

9:45 a.m.

Break & View Exhibits

How to Choose and Optimize IBD Therapies

10:15 a.m.

Positioning Therapies for Ulcerative Colitis

William J. Sandborn, MD

10:45 a.m.

Positioning Therapies for Crohn’s Disease

Mark T. Osterman, MD, MSCE

11:15 a.m.

Tips for Dealing with Insurance and Getting It All Paid For

Natalie Whitmire, MD 

11:45 a.m.

Panel Discussion


Lunch and Advanced Practice Provider Education Track

Drug and Disease Monitoring: Strategies and Challenges

1 p.m.

Proactive and Reactive Therapeutic Drug Monitoring in IBD

Mark T. Osterman, MD, MSCE

1:30 p.m.

Noninvasive Monitoring of Disease Activity in IBD

Christina Ha, MD 

2 p.m.

Use of Biosimilars for IBD: The Missing Manual

Fernando S. Velayos, MD 

2:30 p.m.

High Cost, Low Value Care in IBD

Siddharth Singh, MD 

3 p.m.

Break & View Exhibits

3:15 p.m.

Case Presentations & Discussion 

4:15 p.m.


Sunday, September 15, 2019

7:30 a.m.

Breakfast & View Exhibits

Surgery and Liver Disease in IBD

8 a.m.

History of Surgical Treatment of IBD: How We Got Here 

Zane Cohen MD

8:30 a.m.

Contemporary Management of Top 5 Surgical Issues in IBD: What We Are Doing Now

M. Jonathan Worsey, MD 

9 a.m.

Approach to Liver Disease in IBD

Catherine T. Frenette, MD

9:30 a.m.

Surgical Case Presentations

9:45 a.m.

Break & View Exhibits

Advances in IBD Management

10 a.m.

Managing Fertility, Pregnancy and Nursing in IBD

Uma Mahadevan MD

10:30 a.m.

New Approaches to Diet & Nutrition in IBD

Gauree G. Konijeti, MD, MPH 

11 a.m.

Complementary and Alternative Medicine in IBD

Mark Gerich, MD

11:30 a.m.

Panel Discussion


Final Adjournment