Mayo Clinic establishes IBD biobank
A new biobank unifies research at all four Mayo Clinic campuses in an effort to discover and validate serological biomarkers for inflammatory bowel disease.
MRE accurately detects all stages of liver fibrosis
A noninvasive alternative to liver biopsy, magnetic resonance elastography (MRE) has high sensitivity and specificity for distinguishing fibrotic from normal liver tissue, discriminating between mild and moderate disease, and detecting advanced fibrosis.
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26th Annual Selected Topics in Internal Medicine
Jan. 27-31, 2014, in Kauai, Hawaii
Mayo Clinic Gastroenterology & Hepatology 2014
This postgraduate course updates internists, internist-subspecialists and other primary health care providers on selected internal medicine topics, including some of the most common problems encountered in clinical practice.
March 13-16, 2014, in Orlando, Fla.
Professionalism Today and Tomorrow: Sustaining Trust in a Technology-Driven Health Care World
Designed for physicians and other health care providers in gastroenterology and hepatology, this course discusses new approaches to the diagnosis and management of gastrointestinal and liver diseases.
Aug. 18-19, 2014, in Rochester, Minn.
This course prepares health care professionals to respond to current technological challenges, including electronic medical records, patient portals, social media communication and patient interaction with medical technology.
Gastroenterology Continuous Professional Development