Core Curriculum – Weekly on Tuesdays
An introductory core lecture series is given by the faculty at the start of each academic year. Fellows actively participate in preparing and presenting core curriculum topics under the supervision of a faculty mentor who also facilitates discussion and teaching during these sessions.
GI Board Review – Weekly on Tuesdays
This interactive conference provides a broad review to help prepare for the GI certification examination, as well as a review of individual topics fellows feel they need to understand better.
Liver Conference – Monthly on Second Tuesday
This conference provides an overview in gastrointestinal and liver pathology. This conference is led by a pathologist who reviews the histologic features and pathology findings of gastrointestinal and liver disorders.
GI Radiology Conference – Monthly on Third Tuesday
This conference provides an avenue for fellows to review interesting radiographic images on their patients with faculty from the Department of Radiology and stimulate discussions on the interpretation and appropriate use of radiographic studies.
GI-Surgery Conference – Monthly on Friday
This conference provides an opportunity for fellows to discuss and understand the surgical management and outcomes of their patients and the role of surgical care in gastroenterology and hepatology with faculty from the Department of Surgery.
Tumor Board Conference – Bimonthly on Friday
This conference brings together a multidisciplinary team from gastroenterology, surgery, oncology, radiation oncology, radiology and pathology to discuss and plan the management of patients with complex hepatobiliary and gastrointestinal malignancies.
Journal Club – Monthly
Journal Club reviews the latest practice-changing publications and focuses on how to critically analyze a journal article and apply evidenced-based medicine.
HCC Tumor Board
This conference brings together a team — a gastroenterologist, radiologist and interventional radiologist — to review all cases of HCC that may be eligible for IR intervention.