Continuing Medical Education
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME).
The Pacific Northwest Gastroenterology Society (PNWGS) is accredited by the Washington State Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The PNWGS designates this live activity for a maximum of 8 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This activity meets the criteria for up to 8 hours of Category I CME credit to satisfy the relicensure requirements of the Washington State Medical Quality Assurance Commission.
NOTE: PNWGS offers ABIM MOC points for this activity for learners choosing to participate in the MOC program. Learners are NOT required to participate in any MOC activities in order to claim AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ for this activity.
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 8 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.
Joo Ha Hwang, M.D., PhD.
Professor of Medicine
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Andrew Ross, M.D.
Section Head, Gastroenterology
Director, Therapeutic Endoscopy
Digestive Disease Institute
Virginia Mason Medical Center
The 5th Biennial
Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Course
was held on February 3, 2018
Broaden Your Pacific Northwest Network
Attend Hands-On Workshops and Video Sessions
Learn with Leading Experts
Locally and nationally recognized experts in the field of endoscopy will explore a variety of difficult clinical problems.
Lectures cover the role of new techniques in diagnosis, management and treatment of gastrointestinal, biliary, and pancreatic disorders.