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Black patients with ALF more likely listed for liver transplant as status-1

PHILADELPHIA – Black patients were more likely to be waitlisted with acute liver failure, require status-1 listing and undergo liver transplantation than white patients, according to a presentation at the American College of Gastroenterology Annual Meeting.

Source: Healio
Published: 16 Oct 2018

American College of Gastroenterology, Oct. 5-10

The annual meeting of the American College of Gastroenterology was held from Oct. 5 to 10 in Philadelphia and attracted approximately 5,000 participants from around the world, including gastroenterology and digestive specialists and other health care ...

Source: Doctors Lounge
Published: 16 Oct 2018

GI leader to know: Dr. Brian Jacobson of Boston University Gastroenterology

Brian C. Jacobson, MD, is a gastroenterologist at Boston University Gastroenterology. Dr. Jacobson is the medical director of the Boston Accountable Care Organization, as well as the director of gastroenterology quality improvement for Boston Medical Center.

Source: Becker's ASC
Published: 16 Oct 2018

Allergan Presents New Research at the American College of Gastroenterology Annual Scientific Meeting (ACG 2018)

DUBLIN, Oct. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Allergan plc (AGN), a leading global pharmaceutical company, today announced it will present data from its gastroenterology portfolio at the American College ...

Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 08 Oct 2018

gMed® Announces Rebrand to Modernizing Medicine® Gastroenterology at ACG 2018 Annual Meeting

gMed [®] , a Modernizing Medicine [®] company, has officially rebranded to Modernizing Medicine Gastroenterology. The Modernizing Medicine team will unveil the new brand along with the latest additions to the gGastro® Suite, at the American College of ...

Source: MarketWatch
Published: 05 Oct 2018

Medrobotics markets its Flex Robotic System for gastroenterology applications in Europe

Medrobotics Corp. today announced the first sale in Europe of their Flex ® Robotic System for gastroenterology applications. The hospital, A.O. Universitaria Città della Salute e della Scienza di Torino, will be the first European facility to offer ...

Source: News Medical
Published: 04 Oct 2018

Protagonist Therapeutics Announces Acceptance of Late Breaking Abstract for PTG-100 at the United European Gastroenterology Week Meeting

NEWARK, Calif., Oct. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Protagonist Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq:PTGX) today announced that Dr. William J. Sandborn will present clinical data from a Phase 2 study of PTG-100, the Company's oral, gut-restricted alpha-4-beta-7 integrin ...

Source: The Business Journals
Published: 08 Oct 2018

Top gastroenterology stories: Most colorectal cancer deaths linked to screening failures, vedolizumab safety hampered by smoking

Among the top stories in gastroenterology this week were findings that staying up to date on screening can markedly reduce a patient’s risk for death from colorectal cancer and that the safety of vedolizumab was hampered by immunosuppressive agents and ...

Source: Healio
Published: 12 Oct 2018

New Clinical Advances in Gastroenterology Presented at the American College of Gastroenterology’s 83rd Annual Scientific Meeting

Newswise — Philadelphia, PA (October 8, 2018) – More than 5,000 gastroenterologists and other health care professionals will convene at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia, PA for the premier clinical gastroenterology event—the ...

Source: Newswise
Published: 08 Oct 2018

Salix to Present Clinical Data for XIFAXAN® (RIFAXIMIN) and PLENVU® at the American College of Gastroenterology Annual Meeting

BRIDGEWATER, N.J., Oct. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Salix Pharmaceuticals ("Salix"), one of the largest specialty pharmaceutical companies in the world committed to the prevention and treatment of gastrointestinal diseases and a wholly owned subsidiary of ...

Source: PharmiWeb
Published: 08 Oct 2018

Bid for the supply and delivery of gastroenterology consumables for the Department of Health, Western Cape government for the period of three years.

Bid for the supply and delivery of gastroenterology consumables for the Department of Health, Western Cape government for the period of three years. Western Cape: De- partment of Health: Supply Chain: Clinical Sourcing

Source: Engineering News
Published: 12 Oct 2018

Research Points to National Epidemic of Undiagnosed Fatty Liver Disease: Florida Research Institute and Echosens Announce Results at the American College of Gastroenterology

LAKEWOOD RANCH, Fla. & WALTHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--An interim look at an ongoing study of 10,000 patients with no history of liver disease was conducted in community-based endoscopy centers by the Florida Research Institute (FRI), a global leader in ...

Source: Business Wire
Published: 09 Oct 2018

Medrobotics® Announces First Sale of Flex® Robotic System in Europe for Gastroenterology Applications

Medrobotics Corp. today announced the first sale in Europe of their Flex [®] Robotic System for gastroenterology applications. The hospital, A.O. Universitaria Città della Salute e della Scienza di Torino, will be the first European facility to offer ...

Source: MarketWatch
Published: 04 Oct 2018

Two-day conference on pediatric gastroenterology, liver transplantation begins

Global experts will address important issues in pediatric gastroenterology, hepatology and liver transplantation at a two-day conference which commenced here on Saturday. The eighth annual two-day ...

Source: Webindia 123
Published: 06 Oct 2018

Ironwood Pharmaceuticals Presenting IW-3718 and Linaclotide Data at the American College of Gastroenterology 2018 Annual Scientific Meeting

Ironwood Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (IRWD), a commercial biotechnology company, today announced the presentation of clinical data for IW-3718 and linaclotide from the company and its collaborators ...

Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 08 Oct 2018

Seeking Health Technician (Gastroenterology) in Miami, Florida – Department of Veterans Affairs

The United States government is a massive employer, and is always looking for qualified candidates to fill a wide variety of open employment positions in locations across the country. Below you’ll find a Qualification Summary for an active, open job ...

Source: LemonWire
Published: 12 Oct 2018

Guthrie launches gastroenterology fellowship

SAYRE Guthrie is pleased to announce a new fellowship in gastroenterology (GI) at Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital in Sayre. The new fellowship has been accredited by The Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) and will begin in July ...

Source: Morning Times
Published: 10 Oct 2018

Gastroenterology Nursing Certification

Gastroenterology nurses treat patients with conditions of the gastrointestinal tract and digestive system. Nurses may work in hospitals, private practices, clinics or research facilities. According to Johnson and Johnson, the average salary for ...

Source: work.chron.com
Published: 28 Jul 2018

Division of Gastroenterology & Liver Diseases

The Division conducts scientific research to understand fundamental mechanisms of normal gastroenterologic and liver functions, alterations in these functions, and ways to overcome these abnormalities. more info The Einstein Montefiore Division of ...

Source: einstein.yu.edu
Published: 14 Sep 2018

13th International Conference on Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Gastroenterology is the study of normal functioning, diagnosis and treatment of stomach and intestinal disorders. The digestive track that starts from the mouth and runs up to the anus, encompasses of various organs such as alimentary canal, esophagus ...

Source: PharmiWeb
Published: 11 Apr 2018

Nature Reviews Gastroenterology & Hepatology

Nature Reviews Gastroenterology & Hepatology is a peer-reviewed journal for gastroenterologists, hepatologists and affiliated health-care professionals. The journal delivers timely interpretations of key developments in gastroenterology, hepatology and ...

Source: Nature
Published: 29 Jun 2018

Clinical and Translational Gastroenterology

Clinical and Translational Gastroenterology is published on behalf of the American College of Gastroenterology (ACG). Clinical and Translational Gastroenterology is a peer-reviewed open access online journal dedicated to innovative clinical work in the ...

Source: Phys.org
Published: 09 Mar 2017

Nashville-based EvidenceCare Welcomes New Board Member, Judson Ivy

In 2016, the company launched its technology platform and currently has a variety of protocols for emergency medicine, antibiotic stewardship, gastroenterology and more, with content accredited by the American College of Emergency Physicians and the ...

Source: The Business Journals
Published: 16 Oct 2018

How the Small Intestine Works

The Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at NYU Langone Health suggests that in addition to taking preventative measures, it's also important to get screened for gastrointestinal abnormalities regularly, especially if there is a family history of ...

Source: Live Science
Published: 16 Oct 2018

Going, going, gone: 2 surgery center properties sell for $34.4M

radiation oncology, anesthesiology, ENT, gynecology, pain management, orthodontics, orthopedics, plastic surgery, podiatry, urology, ophthalmology, lab and gastroenterology.

Source: Becker's ASC
Published: 16 Oct 2018

Nine candidates vie for four open seats on East Brunswick school board

“I have been working at a gastroenterology outpatient office in East Brunswick for about three years now.” Abdo said during her time in the East Brunswick School District, she became involved in various clubs and participated in track, field hockey and ...

Source: Central Jersey
Published: 16 Oct 2018

Clinical and Translational Gastroenterology

Brought to you by the American College of Gastroenterology, Clinical and Translational Gastroenterology is a peer-reviewed online journal in the field of clinical and translational gastroenterological diseases. The sister journal to the American Journal of ...

Source: Nature
Published: 29 Mar 2015

ATTLEBORO GASTROENTEROLOGY ASSOCIATES

This post was contributed by a community member. The physicians and staff at Attleboro Gastroenterology Associates welcome Gastroenterologist Dr. Amandeep Singh to the practice. He joins Drs. David Cohen, Mark Robbin, and Sonia Uchman to provide high ...

Source: USA Patch
Published: 17 Aug 2015

Bundled payments come to gastroenterology

Patients want physicians to provide high-quality care and the health system requires good value for physician work. To help gastroenterologists achieve these goals, the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) has developed a colonoscopy bundled ...

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 24 Mar 2014