ACG Advocacy Successful on Multiple Fronts: Congress Includes Various ACG Priorities in Two-Year Budget

Thank you ACG members for your advocacy. While there is much more to do, your efforts have paid off on multiple fronts. This week Congress passed a two-year budget deal, along with a “continuing resolution” to keep the federal government ...

WCOG at ACG2017: Your Invitation from Dr. Carol Burke & Dr. David Bjorkman

An Invitation to Our Colleagues in Gastroenterology and Hepatology: You are invited to join the global GI community at the World Congress of Gastroenterology at ACG2017, October 13-18, in Orlando, FL. The American College of Gastroenterology ...

ACG Reaction to ABIM News on MOC – March 29, 2017

Dr. Carol A. Burke ABIM Announces Its Version of Improvement on MOC: Are “Open-Book”, Frequent Exams Diplomate-Centered? ABIM today announced a plan which makes certain concessions to the overwhelming opposition to the state of MOC from ...

ACG President’s Blog: Lynch Syndrome Awareness Day

Dr. Carol A. Burke Lynch Syndrome Awareness Day Today, March 22nd, is Lynch Syndrome Awareness Day! Up to about 1 million Americans are estimated to live with Lynch Syndrome (LS), and it is believed that 500,000 LS carriers have no idea they ...

March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

Dr. Carol A. Burke March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month How You Can Get Involved March 1, 2017 – Every March brings Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, which serves as an excellent reminder for ACG members to spread the message of ...

Conversations with Women in GI: Carol A. Burke, MD, FACG

Carol A. Burke, MD, FACG, on “The Road to ACG Presidency” An interview by Jill Gaidos, MD, FACG In the latest installment in the series, Conversations with Women in GI, Dr. Gaidos, chair of the ACG Committee on Women in GI, interviews ...