Gastroenterology & Hepatology Board Review 2023

Chicago, IL US
September 7, 2023 to September 10, 2023

2024 Course Registration Now Open

Course Directors: David Bruining, M.D., Michael D. Leise, M.D., Karthik Ravi, M.D.

September 7 - 10, 2023 - Loews Chicago Hotel - Chicago, Illinois

The Mayo Clinic Gastroenterology and Hepatology Board Review is a high-yield program designed to prepare candidates for the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) initial and maintenance of certification examinations in gastroenterology and hepatology. Case-based content delivered by Mayo Clinic faculty provides learners with the most time-efficient, comprehensive review to assist in successful preparation for the board exam. In addition, attendees receive up-to-date, practical information that can be applied immediately into daily clinical practice.

Course Highlights:

  • Recommended by nearly 100 percent of attendees
  • Mayo Clinic faculty share more than 20 years of experience preparing learners for the board exam
  • Interactive format with dedicated Q&A sessions
  • Obtain Mayo Clinic study materials including a 100+ question practice test
  • Comprehensive and time-efficient high-yield review
  • Convenient location with local attractions
  • Access to course recordings until the spring recertification exam

Target Audience

This course is designed for GI fellows and individuals preparing for GI board exams and recertifications. Others that may find this course beneficial include, gastroenterologists needing MOC, GI nurse assistants, NPs, PAs, research personnel, GI assistants, and internists with interest in GI.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Identify common liver diseases including viral hepatitis, autoimmune and inherited
  • Review the management of complications of cirrhosis
  • Identify common esophageal disorders and correctly interpret esophageal testing including manometry and impedance pH testing
  • Review gastric acid physiology and common diseases of the stomach and duodenum
  • Review micronutrient deficiencies and their manifestations
  • Review common malabsorptive disorders
  • Review diseases of the pancreas and biliary tree including acute and chronic pancreatitis, gallstones, and pancreatic cystic lesions
  • Review colonic disorders including constipation, inflammatory bowel disease and hereditary polyposis syndromes
  • Examine the management of gastrointestinal and hepatobiliary malignancies including cancers of the esophagus, stomach, colon, liver, bile duct and pancreas
  • Examine relevant areas of pathology, endoscopy, radiology, and nutrition

Attendance at any Mayo Clinic course does not indicate or guarantee competence or proficiency in the skills, knowledge or performance of any care or procedure(s) which may be discussed or taught in this course.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 32.75 ABIM
  • 32.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 32.75 Attendance
Event starts: 
09/07/2023 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
09/10/2023 - 11:30am

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Loews Chicago Hotel
455 N Park Dr
Chicago, IL 60611
United States







Lodging - Rooms Available

Rooms have been reserved for attendees and their guests at the Loews Chicago Hotel for discounted rates starting at $239/night.  In order to receive the special rates, reservations must be made before August 16, 2023 or before the room block fills.

Room reservations after August 16, 2023 are based on space and rate availability.  Additional taxes will apply.

Superior King Bed - $239/night
Premium Double Bed - $269/night

Click here to make hotel room reservation online or call 1-877-868-8232 to make reservation by phone (please identify yourself as a participant of the Mayo Clinic Gastroenterology & Hepatology Board Review course).

Valet and self-parking options are available for additional fees. 


All travel and lodging expenses are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.  Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Developemnt is not responsible for expenses incurred by an individual who is not confirmed and for whom space is not available at the meeting.  Costs incurred by the registration such as airline or hotel fees or penalties are the responsibility of the registrant. 

Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Credit Statement(s):


Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 32.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

ABIM Maintenance of Certification
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 32.75 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program.  It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

Participant information will be shared with ABIM through PARS.

Other Healthcare Professionals:
A record of attendance will be provided to all registrants for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies or other professional associations.

For disclosure information regarding Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development accreditation review committee member(s) and staff, please go here to review disclosures.

Available Credit

  • 32.75 ABIM
  • 32.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 32.75 Attendance

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