Skip to main content


Icon Legend
This session is not in your schedule.
This session is in your schedule. Click again to remove it.

Full Schedule

Full Schedule

  • Thursday, December 9, 2021
  • 7:45 AM – 8:00 AM EST
    Welcome and Introduction
  • 8:00 AM – 10:15 AM EST
    Session IA: The Evolution of IBD Clinical Practice After 20 Years

    Co-Moderator: Gary R. Lichtenstein, MD, FACG – University of Pennsylvania

    Co-Moderator: Miguel D. Regueiro, MD, FACG – Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine

    Clinical Track

  • 10:15 AM – 10:45 AM EST
    Break
  • 10:45 AM – 12:45 PM EST
    Session IIA: IBD Issues Beyond the Intestine

    Co-Moderator: Alan C. Moss, MD, FACG, AGAF, FRCPI – Boston University & Boston Medical Center

    Co-Moderator: Millie D. Long, MD, MPH, FACG – University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

    Clinical Track

  • 12:45 PM – 2:15 PM EST
    Lunch
  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM EST
    Meet the Experts

    Meet the Experts Track

  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM EST
    Symposium: Advances in the Management of Fistulizing Crohn’s Disease

    Symposium Chair: Miguel D. Regueiro, MD, FACG – Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine

    Clinical Track

  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM EST
    Symposium: Anti-Cytokine Therapy in IBD: A Closer Look at IL-12/23 and IL-23 Inhibitors

    Symposium Chair: Millie D. Long, MD, MPH, FACG – University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

    Clinical Track

  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM EST
    Symposium: C. difficile Infection and Recurrence: Updated Treatment Strategies for Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease

    Symposium Chair: Jessica R. Allegretti, MD,MPH – Brigham and Women's Hospital

    Clinical Track

  • 2:15 PM – 4:00 PM EST
    Session IIIA: Clinical Breakout Sessions

    Clinical Track

  • 2:15 PM – 4:00 PM EST
    Session IIIB: Crohn’s Disease of Terminal Ileum With Penetrating Behavior

    Co-Moderator: Phillip R. Fleshner, MD, FASCRS – Cedars Sinai Medical Center

    Co-Moderator: Miguel D. Regueiro, MD, FACG – Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine

    Surgery Track

  • 2:15 PM – 4:00 PM EST
    Session IIIC: Innovations and Approaches in IBD Care for Children With IBD

    Co-Moderator: Andrew B. Grossman, MD – Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

    Co-Moderator: Sandra C. Kim, MD – UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh

    Pediatric Track

  • 2:15 PM – 4:00 PM EST
    Session IIID: The IBD RNs Role: Addressing Questions from Our Patients

    Co-Moderator: Alyssa L. Hemmingsen, RN – Northwestern Medicine

    Co-Moderator: Laurie Powers Yopp, RN – University of North Carolina Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center

    Nursing Track

  • 4:00 PM – 4:30 PM EST
    Break
  • 4:30 PM – 6:15 PM EST
    Session IVA: Special Considerations for the Healthcare System: An Evolving IBD Landscape

    Co-Moderator: Gil Y. Melmed, MD, MS, FACG, AGAF – Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

    Co-Moderator: Anita Afzali, MD, MPH, FACG, AGAF – The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

    Clinical Track