PNWGS Women’s Brunch
Saturday, September 12th 10am - Noon

We are proud to host our first Women’s Networking Event for our female PNWGS members. Join our next President, Kunjali T. Padhya, M.D. from Swedish Medical Center and Board Member, Blaire E. Burman, M.D. from Virginia Mason Medical Center for a special brunch and conversations with your colleagues. Chris Simmons, Market Development Manager with Boston Scientific, will give a brief overview of Boston Scientific’s commitment in 2019 to include, empower, and advance Women in the field of Endoscopy.

RSVP for this event by September 4th to reserve your space.  Attendance is limited for this event.

Location: Mr. West Cafe Bar, U-Village, Seattle

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

  • 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.

The PNWGS proudly kicks-off the

2020 "Meet the Professor" Dinner Series on

Thursday, June 11, 2020

Virtual Evening Event

6pm: Community Discussion

"Restarting Endoscopy in the Puget Sound"

7pm: Evening Program

"Why to Believe in Diet as Therapy for Immune-Mediated Diseases" 

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

Please Join Us

​​​The 2020 "Meet the Professor" Evening Program Calendar

Session 1: June 11, 2020
"The Interaction and Importance of Nutrition and the Environment with IBD." 
2020 Meet the Professor Evening Program Kick Off
Location: Virtual Evening Event
James D. Lewis, MD, MSCE, Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology

University of Pennsylvania

Session 2: September 17, 2020
​Swing and A Miss! An Evening at T-Mobile Park

Location:  T-Mobile Park, Seattle
Seth A. Gross, M.D.

NYU Langone Health

Session 3: To Be Announced - October 2020

University of Washington Annual Wade Volwiler Visiting Professor Event
Location: The Rainier Club, Seattle

Session 4:  December 3, 2020

Special Holiday Mixer Event

Reem Z. Sharaiha, M.D., MSc

Weill Cornell Medicine
Location: The Rainier Club, Seattle