The 2024 "Meet the Professor" Evening Program Calendar

Session 1: February 29, 2024

​"Current Insights and Strategies: Navigating Irritable Bowel Syndrome with Evidence-Based Solutions and Practical Tips"

Lin Chang, M.D.


Rainier Club, Seattle

Session 2: April 18, 2024

Annual UW Wade Volwiler Visiting Professor Event

"CardioGI curbside consults-- Best practices for managing antithrombotic agents in the elective and emergent setting" 

Neena S. Abraham, M.D.​

Mayo Clinic

​Rainier Club, Seattle

Session 3: June 20, 2024

Annual UW Hepatology Event

Ray Kim


Rainier Club, Seattle

Session 4: September 12, 2024

​"Esophageal Stricture Dilation"

Ikuo Hirano, M.D.
Professor of Medicine (Gastroenterology and Hepatology)

Northwestern Medicine

Rainier Club, Seattle

Session 5: December 5, 2024

Annual Holiday Mixer Event

Jennifer Christie, M.D., FASGE, AGAF
Division Director, Gastroenterology and Hepatology
University of Colorado School of Medicine Anschutz Medical Campus
President, American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

Rainier Club, Seattle

Catch Up with the PNWGS!  Here's our latest email communication in case you've missed it in your inbox.  

The PNWGS is honored to welcome

W. Ray Kim, M.D., MBA, FAASLD

Professor of Medicine
Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Stanford Medicine

Please check back soon for updates to the Evening Program Schedule! 

Dirty Habit

555 8th Street NW

Washington, DC 20004

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.
  • 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.

Annual Membership Dues

Join us for drinks, appetizers & conversation! Hosted by UW Division of Gastroenterology & the PNWGS.

Annual UW Hepatology Event

Check out the latest episode of ​High Fiber!

Join Us for Dinner!  June 20, 2024​​

Listen to Episode 4 Now! You can listen directly from our website or search your favorite podcast service provider for High Fiber.

Parental Leave (and Pumpkin Spice) with Lauren Feld, M.D.

​​Join us for this important conversation regarding gender equity and parental leave in the field of gastroenterology with our guest Dr. Lauren Feld! Listen to the end for our favorite fall treats. Dr. Feld is a hepatology fellow at the University of Washington in Seattle, WA. 

***Trigger warning: This conversation includes discussions on pregnancy, parenting and brief mention of pregnancy loss.

You are Invited! 

DDW 2024 

Regional Reception

Saturday, May 18, 2024, ​6pm