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UWGI at DDW 2018

Are you attending Digestive Disease Week 2018 in Washington DC? Below is a list of faculty and fellows from the University of Washington Division of Gastroenterology whose work will be presented at this year's conference. Please visit DDW's Online Planner to add any of the below sessions to your personal schedule. Also, please also join us for the following special event:

Pacific Northwest Regional Reception
Sunday, June 3rd  | 5:00-7:30PM

Co-Sponsored by the University of Washington
Division of Gastroenterology and the
Pacific Northwest Gastroenterology Society
Location: Dirty Habit in Penn Quarter

  • Saturday, June 2nd
    • Session ID: 1160 | Start Time: 10:45 AM | Location: Room 145B
      (Sp109) Defining A Quality Gastroenterologist: The Health System Perspective
      Speaker/Author: Jason Dominitz
      Session: Tales From the Front Lines: What Defines a 'Quality' Gastroenterologist?
      Session Type: Committee Sponsored Symposium

      Session ID: 5015 | Start Time: 12:00 PM | Location: Hall C
      (Sa1070) Obesity, Weight Change And Risk Of Diverticulitis: A Prospective Cohort Study In Women
      Speaker/Author: Lisa Strate
      Session: Epidemiology of GI Disease
      Session Type: Poster Session

      Session ID: 5125 | Start Time: 12:00 PM | Location: Hall C
      (Sa1497) Antiviral Treatment Rates In Treatment Eligible Chronic Hepatitis B Patients: Systematic Review And Meta-Analysis
      Speaker/Author: Iris Liou, Philip Vutien
      Session: HBV Treatment
      Session Type: Poster Session

      Session ID: 5155 | Start Time: 12:00 PM | Location: Hall C
      (Sa1617) Discovery And Validation Of Potential Field Cancerization Molecular Markers That Associate With Metachronous Polyp Formation
      Speaker/Author: Mitra Barahimi, William Grady
      Session: Genetic, Transcriptional and Epigenetic Mechanisms
      Session Type: Poster Session

      Session ID: 5195 | Start Time: 12:00 PM | Location: Hall C
      (Sa1746) Long-Term Safety And Efficacy Of The Anti-MAdCAM Monoclonal Antibody SHP647 For The Treatment Of Crohn’s Disease: The OPERA II Study
      Speaker/Author: Scott Lee
      Session: IBD: Controlled Clinical Trials in Humans
      Session Type: Poster Session

      Session ID: 5195 | Start Time: 12:00 PM | Location: Hall C
      (Sa1771) Double-Blind, Randomized, Placebo-Controlled, Crossover Trial To Evaluate Induction Of Clinical Response In Patients With Moderate-Severe Crohn's Disease Treated With Rifaximin
      Speaker/Author: Scott Lee
      Session: IBD: Controlled Clinical Trials in Humans
      Session Type: Poster Session

      Session ID: 1610 | Start Time: 05:15 PM | Location: Room 201
      (Sp271) 80% By 2018: What Went Wrong And How Can We Improve?
      Speaker/Author: John Inadomi
      Session: Randomized Trials of Extending the Reach of Colorectal Cancer Screening
      Session Type: Research Forum

  • Sunday, June 3rd
    • Session ID: 6030 | Start Time: 12:00 PM | Location: Hall C
      (Su1121) Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection (ESD) As A Salvage Therapy For Patients With Recurrence Or Progression Of Barrett’s Esophagus (BE) Related Early Neoplasia After Standard Endoscopic Management Is Feasible And Safe : A Us Multi-Center Study
      Speaker/Author: Yutaka Tomizawa
      Session: Esophagus 1
      Session Type: Poster Session

      Session ID: 6030 | Start Time: 12:00 PM | Location: Hall C
      (Su1123) Near Universal Success With Multimodal Endotherapy For Dysplastic Long- And Ultralong-Segment Barrett's Esophagus
      Speaker/Author: Joseph Roberts, Brandon Dickinson, William Grady, Adam Templeton, Michael Saunders
      Session: Esophagus 1
      Session Type: Poster Session

      Session ID: 6100 | Start Time: 12:00 PM | Location: Hall C
      (Su1428) Endoscopic Ultrasound Guided Fiducial Placement In Gastrointestinal Malignancies. A Systematic Review And Metanalysis
      Speaker/Author: Yutaka Tomizawa
      Session: EUS 1
      Session Type: Poster Session

      Session ID: 6130 | Start Time: 12:00 PM | Location: Hall C
      (Su1524) Sustained Elevation In Alkaline Phosphatase Is Associated With Greater Disease Severity In Real World NAFLD
      Speaker/Author: Charles Landis
      Session: Clinical NAFLD and NASH
      Session Type: Poster Session

      Session ID: 6195 | Start Time: 12:00 PM | Location: Hall C
      (Su1750) Relationship Between Team Function And Follow-Up Of Abnormal FIT Results In A Multi-Site Integrated Safety-Net System
      Speaker/Author: Rachel Issaka
      Session: Colon Cancer Screening
      Session Type: Poster Session

      Session ID: 2390 | Start Time: 12:30 PM | Location: Room 145A
      (Sp395) Maximizing Technique And Outcomes For Colonoscopy
      Speaker/Author: Jason Dominitz
      Session: Maximizing Technique and Outcomes for Colonoscopy (M06)
      Session Type: Meet-the-Professor

      Session ID: 2665 | Start Time: 04:15 PM | Location: Room 207
      (466) Regional And Temporal Preferences For Colonoscopy Or Fecal Immunochemcial Testing (Fit) For Colorectal Cancer (CRC) Screening In Us Veterans Who Declined To Participate In A Randomized Trial Of CRC Screening
      Speaker/Author: Jason Dominitz
      Session: Screening and Prevention of GI Cancer
      Session Type: Research Forum

  • Monday, June 4th
    • Session ID: 3140 | Start Time: 09:05 AM | Location: Room 140
      (Sp592) Panel Discussion And Townhall: “Getting To That Future Screening For Esophageal Cancer –How Do We Get There From Here?”
      Speaker/Author: John Inadomi
      Session: The Future of Barrett's Esophagus Screening, Risk Stratification and Surveillance: Updates From the NCI Barrett's Esophagus Translational Research Network
      Session Type: Translational Symposium

      Session ID: 3320 | Start Time: 10:20 AM | Location: Ballroom A
      (615) A VA Cooperative, Randomized Trial Of Medical And Surgical Treatments For Patients With Heartburn That Is Refractory To Proton Pump Inhibitors
      Speaker/Author: Andrew Kaz
      Session: AGA Presidential Plenary
      Session Type: Plenary Session

      Session ID: 3310 | Start Time: 11:15 AM | Location: Room 147
      (Sp646) The Future Of Colonoscopy
      Speaker/Author: Jason Dominitz
      Session: Advances in Colon Adenoma Management: Average Risk and Special Populations
      Session Type: Topic Forum

      Session ID: 7035 | Start Time: 12:00 PM | Location: Hall C
      (Mo1146) Anesthesia Professional-Delivered Sedation Is Associated With Similar Outcomes Compared To Nurse Administered Sedation In Patients With Acute Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding
      Speaker/Author: Elsbeth Jensen-Otsu, Anand Baxi, Brandon Teng, Lisa Strate, Cynthia Ko
      Session: Clinical Practice 2
      Session Type: Poster Session

      Session ID: 7105 | Start Time: 12:00 PM | Location: Hall C
      (Mo1419) Ethnic Differences In Long-Term Outcomes Of Male And Female Patients With Dual Hepatitis B (HBV) And C (HCV) Viral Infection
      Speaker/Author: Charles Landis
      Session: Hepatitis C: Diagnostics, Epidemiology and Natural History
      Session Type: Poster Session

      Session ID: 7105 | Start Time: 12:00 PM | Location: Hall C
      (Mo1421) Validation Of A Clinical Scoring System To Predict Risk Of Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC) In An Ethnically Diverse Cohort Of Patients With Chronic Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) Infection
      Speaker/Author: Charles Landis
      Session: Hepatitis C: Diagnostics, Epidemiology and Natural History
      Session Type: Poster Session

      Session ID: 7125 | Start Time: 12:00 PM | Location: Hall C
      (Mo1479) Using Longitudinal Prediction Models To Evaluate Disease Progression Among 156,588 Veterans With Hepatitis C
      Speaker/Author: George Ioannou
      Session: Clinical Hepatitis: Prevention and Treatment
      Session Type: Poster Session

      Session ID: 7190 | Start Time: 12:00 PM | Location: Hall C
      (Mo1609) Refusal Of Colonoscopy After A Positive Fecal Immunochemical Test (FIT) In The CONFIRM Study
      Speaker/Author: Jason Dominitz
      Session: Population Colorectal Cancer Screening
      Session Type: Poster Session

      Session ID: 7210 | Start Time: 12:00 PM | Location: Hall C
      (Mo1740) Family History Of Colorectal Cancer And Risk For Barrett's Esophagus
      Speaker/Author: John Inadomi
      Session: Familial Cancer Syndromes and Cancer Genetics
      Session Type: Poster Session

      Session ID: 7225 | Start Time: 12:00 PM | Location: Hall C
      (Mo1771) The Feasibility And Reliability Of Patient-Reported Malnutrition Risk Screening In Inflammatory Bowel Disease
      Speaker/Author: Timothy Zisman
      Session: IBD: Practice Management/Quality of Care/Quality Assurance
      Session Type: Poster Session

      Session ID: 3660 | Start Time: 04:00 PM | Location: Room 146C
      (771) A National US Healthcare System Web-Based Colonoscopy Quality Report Card: Accurate, Usable, And Robust
      Speaker/Author: Jason Dominitz
      Session: Enhancing Quality in Clinical Practice
      Session Type: Topic Forum

  • Tuesday, June 5th
    • Session ID: 4050 | Start Time: 08:10 AM | Location: Room 202A
      (Sp783) ERCP, EUS And Enteral Stenting For Hepatobiliary Malignancies: Updates For Surgeons
      Speaker/Author: Adam Templeton
      Session: SSAT and ISDS Joint Symposium: Flexible Endoscopy for Gastrointestinal Surgeons: Updates and Advances
      Session Type: Conference/Debate/Panel/Symposium

      Session ID: 4260 | Start Time: 10:00 AM | Location: Room 206
      Health Services Research in Liver Disease
      Speaker/Author: Kiran Bambha (Moderator)
      Session: Health Services Research in Liver Disease
      Session Type: Research Forum

      Session ID: 8185 | Start Time: 12:00 PM | Location: Hall C
      (Tu1658) Discovery And Assessment Of Senescence Associated Factors That May Promote Colorectal Cancer Formation
      Speaker/Author: William Grady
      Session: Inflammation and GI Cancers
      Session Type: Poster Session

      Session ID: 8315 | Start Time: 12:00 PM | Location: Hall C
      (Tu1967) Unsedated Transnasal Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) Endomicroscopy Of The Small Intestine
      Speaker/Author: Christopher Damman
      Session: Enhanced Endoscopic Imaging Including Molecular Imaging; Spectroscopy and Fluorescence Imaging; and Optical Coherence Tomography
      Session Type: Poster Session

      Session ID: 4500 | Start Time: 02:15 PM | Location: Room 146B
      (1028) Endoscopic Resection Of Duodenal Carcinoid Tumors: A Single Center Comparison Between Simple Polypectomy And Endoscopic Mucosal Resection
      Speaker/Author: Yutaka Tomizawa
      Session: What's New in Neuroendocrine Tumors
      Session Type: Research Forum

      Session ID: 2640 | Start Time: 05:00 PM | Location: Room 151A
      (444) Characterization Of Conditions Underlying Heartburn Refractory To Proton Pump Inhibitors (PPIS) In A VA Cooperative Study Of Medical And Surgical Treatments For PPI-Refractory Heartburn
      Speaker/Author: Andrew Kaz
      Session: Advances in the Therapy of GERD
      Session Type: Research Forum

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