The Sixth Annual AGA Institute – Rome Foundation Lectureship at Digestive Disease Week 2013

May 19-21, 2013
Orlando Convention Center
Orlando, Florida

The Rome Foundation and the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) were pleased to announce their 6th annual lectureship at Digestive Diseases Week (DDW). The lectureship is designed to address broad aspects of health care that are relevant to digestive diseases and the functional GI disorders.

Learning Objectives:

  • Review the current understanding of the regulation of intestinal permeability in health.
  • Discuss pathophysiologic mechanisms involving intestinal barrier function in functional gastrointestinal disorders.
  • Understand the ways in which altered intestinal barrier function translate into functional GI symptoms.

Agenda


Food sensitivities and food allergies: The clinical perspective

with Sheila Crowe, MD
University of California
San Diego, CA

Understanding the mechanisms underlying the interaction of food and gut microbiota in FGIDs
with Kevin Whelan, PhD
King’s College, London

 

AGA – Rome Annual Lectureship Series

Upcoming Lectureship

Ninth Annual AGA – Rome Lectureship at DDW 2016

Previous Lectureships

Eighth Annual AGA – Rome Lectureship at DDW 2015

Seventh Annual AGA – Rome Lectureship at DDW 2014

Sixth Annual AGA – Rome Lectureship at DDW 2013

Fifth Annual AGA – Rome Lectureship at DDW 2012

Fourth Annual AGA – Rome Lectureship at DDW 2011

Third Annual AGA – Rome Lectureship at DDW 2010

Second Annual AGA – Rome Lectureship at DDW 2009

First Annual AGA – Rome Lectureship at DDW 2008

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