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Episode 2: Mommy Juice and MELD scores with Blaire E. Burman, M.D.

Host Kunjali Padhya, M.D. is joined by Blaire Burman, M.D. to discuss alcohol related liver disease in younger women, and the pervasive rise of alcohol use as a parenting coping and self-care strategy.

We are excited to launch 


High Fiber, our new monthly


Podcast Series bringing you


consistently informative content.

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

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

University of Pennsylvania


Session 2: September 17, 2020
​"Updates in Endoscopic Technology"

Virtual Evening Event
Seth A. Gross, M.D.

NYU Langone Health

Session 3:  December 3, 2020

"Endoscopic Treatments of Obesity"

Reem Z. Sharaiha, M.D., MSc

Weill Cornell Medicine


PNWGS Women’s Brunch
Summer 2021


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 to include, empower, and advance Women in the field of Endoscopy.


We will be announcing the updated date for this special event in the Spring of 2021.


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.

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