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Friday - September 25, 2020
Session 1

11:00 AM Virtual Exhibit Area Open
11:45 AM Welcome, Housekeeping and Introductions
12:00 PM Special Session:  COVID-19 and IBD – An Interview
Michael D. Kappelman, MD, MPH
Moderated by Alan Moss, MD, FACG, FEBG, AGAF, FRCPI
12:50 PM Keynote: How Will Genetic Research Change the Diagnosis and Management of IBD?
Scott Snapper, MD, PhD
1:35 PM Dermatology of IBD
Debjani Sahni, MD
2:00 PM Therapeutic Drug Monitoring
Joseph Feuerstein, MD
2:25 PM 10 Minute Stretch Break
2:35 PM Update on Medical Treatment: Are We in the “Post-Anti-TNF” Era?
Josh Korzenik, MD
3:00 PM Panel: Liver Disease in IBD: Cases and Management
Moderator: Kathleen Viveiros, MD
Panel: Arpan Mohanty, MBBS; Daniel S. Pratt, MD, FAASLD; Robert Burakoff, MD, MPH, FACG, AGAF  
3:45 PM Endoscopic Management of Complicated IBD-Strictures, Leaks and Large Polyps
Francis Farraye, MD, Msc, FACG
4:10 PM Session 1 Adjourns



Session 2

4:25 PM

Meet the Professor Happy Hour
There will be a series of different rooms with different faculty and topics.   Attendees will sign up for one session and bring their questions. Faculty will be preparing case discussions.  Attendance will be limited to 15-20. 

Biologic Failures - A Team Based Approach

  • Alan Moss, MD, FACG, FEBG, AGAF, FRCPI           
  • Sharmeel Wasan, MD, FACG
  • Ansu Mammen Noronha MD
  • Juanita Belton, PA-C, MPH, MPAS
  • Shubha Bhat, PharmD, MS, BCACP

 Complicated Perianal Crohns Disease    

  • Alexander Levy, MD
  • Joel Weinstock, MD

 COVID in IBD – All You Need To Know

  • Joseph Feuerstein, MD


  • Sonia Friedman, MD, FACG
  • Rachel Winter, MD, MPH
  • D. Punyanganie DeSilva, MBBS, MPH, MRCP(UK)

 What Causes UC- An Update on New Theories of Pathophysiology

  • Joshua Korzenik, MD

Complex Cases (Surgery)            

  • Joel Goldberg, MD, MPH, FACS

 Treatment of new onset IBD? How to Choose Right Medication

  • Adam Cheifetz, MD
  • Samir Shah, MD, FACG, FASGE, AGAF

 Post-Operative Recurrence        

  • Francis Farraye, MD, Msc, FACG
  • Sean Fine, MD, MS
 Challenging Cases – Pediatric/Young Adult         
  • Athos Bousvaros, MD, MPH
  • Paul A. Rufo, MD, MMSc


  • Robert Burakoff, MD, MPH, FACG, AGAF

 Fecal Transplant             

  • Jessica R. Allegretti, MD, MPH

Extra Intestinal Manifestation   

  • Randall Pellish, MD
5:25 PM Session 2 Adjourns




Saturday - September 26, 2020
Session 3

7:50 AM Introductions and Housekeeping
8:00 AM Keynote: Acute UC- Served Chicago Style
Russell D. Cohen, MD, FACG, AGAF
8:45 AM Panel: Complicated Presentations of CD
Moderator: Ansu Mammen Noronha, MD
Panel: Michael J. Callahan, MD; Russell D. Cohen, MD, FACG, AGAF; Randall Pellish, MD
9:30 AM Stretch Break
9:40 AM Geriatric IBD: Time for a New Subspecialty
Ashwin Ananthakrishnan, MD, MPH
10:10 AM Keynote: Using Epidemiology to Pursue the Etiology of IBD
Charles N. Bernstein MD
10:50 AM Session 3 Adjourns



Session 4 - Breakouts

11:00 AM Breakout Room 1    
Pediatric Panel
Lori Zimmerman, MD; Paul A. Rufo, MD, MMSc; Jess Kaplan, MD

Breakout Room 2
Managing IBD in Community Practice
Steven N. Fine, MD

Breakout Room 3
Nutrition and Alternative Therapies
Athos Bousvaros, MD, MPH

Breakout Room 4
Sexual Function in IBD
Sonia Friedman, MD, FACG

Breakout Room 5
Health Maintenance
Sharmeel Wasan, MD, FACG

Breakout Room 6

Real Talk: Building Your IBD Toolbox

Beth-Ann Norton, MS, RN, ANP-BC

Mary Kate Lapinel, NP

Diane Bryant, MS, RN, CWOCN


12:00 PM Session 4 Adjourns