ACG Leaders Participate in the DDNC Annual Winter Board Meeting and Fall Forum

On December 4-5, 2016, the Digestive Disease National Coalition (DDNC), an umbrella organization comprised of over 50 professional societies, including the ACG, patient advocacy organizations, and industry members, met in Washington D.C. for ...

ACG Questions ABIM’s Decision on Longer Testing Requirements

Dr. Kenneth DeVault in Philadelphia September 15, 2016 This week, ACG expressed its disappointment to the ABIM upon learning that ABIM will require an additional module for diplomates sitting for the upcoming re-certification exam.  This adds ...

Brooks D. Cash, MD, FACG Receives the William D. Carey Award

Brooks D. Cash, MD, FACG The William D. Carey Award Brooks D. Cash, MD, FACG, is Professor of Medicine at University of South Alabama. He obtained his training, medical school through fellowship, at the Uniformed Services University of the ...

Vivek Kaul, MD, FACG, Receives the Senior Governor’s Award

Senior Governor’s Award Vivek Kaul, MD, FACG Vivek Kaul, MD, FACG, is currently the Segal-Watson Professor of Medicine and Chief of the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at University of Rochester Medical Center in New York. After ...

Tedd P. Cain, MD, FACG Receives the Freshman Governor’s Award

Freshman Governor’s Award Tedd P. Cain, MD, FACG Tedd P. Cain, MD, FACG, currently practices at GI Associates, LLC in Wisconsin. Dr. Cain has practiced gastroenterology in the Midwest throughout his career. He has served as medical director ...

ACG Update on Colorectal Cancer Screening Legislation: ACA Impacting State Law and Needs to Change

Neil H. Stollman, MD, FACGACG Governor for Northern California As ACG has updated you in the past, ACG is working with the GI societies and local advocacy groups to pass a California law prohibiting cost-sharing for a screening colonoscopy turning ...