Our mission is to expand knowledge through engaging and educational events that foster relationships in the field of gastroenterology in the greater Pacific Northwest.  

Robert L. Carithers, JR., M.D.,
University of Washington

Please Join Us

  • Attend our dinner series at a discounted price available to members only.
  • Enroll in our annual full day Endoscopy Course at a discounted price available to members only.
  • Members may also be considered for leadership opportunities that may be available on our Board of Directors.

2018 Meet the Professor Evening Program Calendar

Session 1: April 5, 2018
Diet and the Gut Microbiome in Precision Medicine
Faculty: Gary Wu, M.D.,
Ferdinand G. Weisbrod Professor in Gastroenterology
Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
​Location: The Rainier Club, Seattle

Session 2: May 3, 2018
Sex, Drugs & Rock’n’Roll: A Bonanza for the Hepatologists
Faculty: T. Jake Liang, M.D., 
Translational Research National Institute of Diabetes and Kidney Diseases, NIH
​Location: The Rainier Club, Seattle

Session 3: October 11, 2018
Annual Wade Volwiler Visiting Professor Event
Optimizing Management of Helicobacter pylori Infections in 2018
Richard M. Peek, Jr., M.D., Vanderbilt University
Location: The Rainier Club, Seattle

Session 4: November 29, 2018
​​Biennial PNWGS Local Star Award Event

Liver Transplantation: Past, Present and Future

Celebrating the Career of Robert Carithers, M.D., University of Washington
Location: The Rainier Club, Seattle

It’s important to us to provide a quality educational experience to our members.  Contact us for many ways to become involved today.

The PNWGS proudly concludes the

2018 Meet-the-Professor Dinner Series

Biennial Local Star Award Event

November 29, 2018

Liver Transplantation:

Past, Present and Future