CARE Perspectives CDDW 2015

Click here to read the full CARE Perspectives CDDW Conference Report.

Click here to read the full CARE Perspectives CDDW Conference Report.

Conference Report on Gastroenterology & Liver Disease

Members of the CARE Gastroenterology Faculty recently met at the CDDW 2015 (Canadian Digestive Diseases Week).The CARE Liver Disease Faculty also attended the simultaneous CASL 2015 (Canadian Association for the Study of the Liver) conference held in Banff, AB on February 27- March 2, 2014.

CARE Perspectives from CDDW 2015 provides a summary of the most compelling abstracts and stories presented at this event, and is augmented with additional perspective from the CARE Gastroenterology and Liver Disease Faculties. Also included in this report are updates on the various CARE education initiatives currently underway in chronic constipation, Crohn’s disease, hepatocellular carcinoma, and hepatitis C. 

CARE Faculty Contributing to this Report:

John Marshall, MD, FRCP(C), AGAF McMaster University   

Brian Bressler, MD, MS, FRCP(C), University of British Columbia   

Hemant Shah, MD, MScCH, HPTE, FRCP(C), Toronto Western Hospital

Alnoor Ramji, MD FRCP(C), University of British Columbia

Below are links to the Report as well as supplementary publications: 

Click here for the full report.

Click here for the full report.

Click here to view the CARE Prognostic Predictors tool for the treatment of Crohn's Disease.

Click here to view the CARE Prognostic Predictors tool for the treatment of Crohn's Disease.

Click here to view the Gastro-times publication focused on the treatment of chronic constipation

Click here to view the Gastro-times publication focused on the treatment of chronic constipation