ACA Repeal Watch: House Cancels AHCA Vote at the Last Minute

Whitfield L. Knapple, MD, FACGChair, ACG National Affairs House Republicans and President Trump were forced to cancel a House vote on the American Health Care Act (AHCA) on Friday afternoon, after it became clear that there were not enough votes ...

Aasma Shaukat, MD, MPH, FACG, on Intra-procedural Quality: Maximizing Colonoscopy Effectiveness

Explore the ACG Education Universe with Weekly Picks by Co-Editors The ACG Education Universe is a robust online educational library featuring video presentations from ACG’s national and regional meetings. To help guide you through the wealth ...

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 ...

ACG Members Join Fight Colorectal Cancer in Washington D.C.

This week, ACG members Jordan Karlitz, MD, FACG and March Seabrook, MD, FACG joined Fight Colorectal Cancer, a patient advocacy organization, to raise awareness for colorectal cancer screening and National Colorectal Cancer Awareness month.  ...

ACA Repeal Watch: CBO Releases Projections on the American Health Care Act

Whitfield L. Knapple, MD, FACGChair, ACG National Affairs On Monday, March 13, 2017, the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) released its “score” or cost and other projections for the recently released American Health Care Act (AHCA).  This ...

ACG’s Clinical GI Research Funding Sets a Record This Year

$1.31 Million from ACG Institute Supports Promising Investigators The ACG Institute for Clinical Research and Education is pleased to announce the award of $1,319,969 in support of outstanding clinical research in gastroenterology.  In a year ...