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UWGI at DDW 2017

Are you attending Digestive Disease Week 2017 in Chicago? Below is a comprehensive list of faculty and fellows from the University of Washington Division of Gastroenterology who will be presenting at this year's conference. Please visit DDW's Online Planner to add any of these sessions to your personal schedule. Please also join us for the following special event:

Pacific Northwest Regional Reception
Sunday, May 7th  | 5:30-8:00PM

Co-Sponsored by the University of Washington
Division of Gastroenterology and the
Pacific Northwest Gastroenterology Society
Location: Intercontinental Chicago Hotel, Tower Lounge

  • Saturday, May 6th
    • Control ID: 2683697
      Start Time: 09:10 AM | Location: S100ab (McCormick Place)
      GETTING TO ZERO: REDUCING THE RISK OF DUODENOSCOPE-ASSOCIATED TRANSMISSION OF BACTERIAL PATHOGENS
      Speaker/Author: Jennifer Higa
      Session: ASGE Presidential Plenary: Hot Coffee, Doughnuts, Debates...and Our Best Science
      Session Type: Plenary Session

      Control ID: 2684203
      Start Time: 12:00 PM | Location: South Hall (McCormick Place)
      3 TIMES HIGHER HEALTHCARE COST IN CHRONIC HEPATITIS B PATIENTS COMPARED TO NON-CHRONIC HEPATITIS B CONTROLS ESPECIALLY THOSE WITH DECOMPENSATED LIVER DISEASE: UNITED STATES REAL WORLD HEALTHCARE UTILIZATION AND COST ANALYSIS
      Speaker/Author: Iris Liou
      Session: Hepatitis B: Epidemiology, Natural History and Treatment
      Session Type: Poster Session

      Control ID: 2682648
      Start Time: 12:00 PM | Location: South Hall (McCormick Place)
      ADVANCING AGE AND COMORBIDITIES IN CHRONIC HEPATITIS B PATIENTS: RESULTS OF 10-YEAR LONGITUDINAL ANALYSIS OF A DIVERSE POPULATION-BASED COHORT OF 44,026 CHRONIC HEPATITIS B PATIENTS IN THE UNITED STATES
      Speaker/Author: Iris Liou
      Session: Hepatitis B: Epidemiology, Natural History and Treatment
      Session Type: Poster Session

      Control ID: 2685909
      Start Time: 12:00 PM | Location: South Hall (McCormick Place)
      CHANGES IN TRANSFUSION PRACTICES IN PATIENTS WITH UPPER GI BLEEDING, 2012-2015
      Speaker/Author: Elsbeth Jensen-Otsu, Elizabeth Rosenblatt, Lisa Strate, Cynthia Ko
      Session: Performance Metrics, Process Improvement and Implementation Science
      Session Type: Poster Session

      Control ID: 2683758
      Start Time: 12:00 PM | Location: South Hall (McCormick Place)
      HIGHER RESOURCE UTILIZATION AND HEALTHCARE COSTS IN TREATED CHRONIC HEPATITIS B PATIENTS WITH CHRONIC KIDNEY DISEASE
      Speaker/Author: Iris Liou
      Session: Hepatitis B: Epidemiology, Natural History and Treatment
      Session Type: Poster Session

      Control ID: 2676676
      Start Time: 12:00 PM | Location: South Hall (McCormick Place)
      INCIDENCE AND OUTCOMES OF SEVERE ACUTE PANCREATITIS: A NATIONWIDE STUDY USING MARKETSCAN DATA
      Speaker/Author: Anand Singla, John Inadomi, Cynthia Ko
      Session: Clinical Acute Pancreatitis
      Session Type: Poster Session

      Control ID: 2680708
      Start Time: 12:00 PM | Location: South Hall (McCormick Place)
      LONGITUDINAL CHANGES IN RENAL FUNCTION AND COMORBIDITIES IN TREATMENT-NAÏVE AND TREATMENT-EXPERIENCED CHRONIC HEPATITIS B PATIENTS IN AN US INSURED POPULATION: ANALYSIS OF A REAL-WORLD COHORT WITH LONG-TERM FOLLOW-UP
      Speaker/Author: Iris Liou
      Session: Hepatitis B: Epidemiology, Natural History and Treatment
      Session Type: Poster Session

      Control ID: 2684793
      Start Time: 12:00 PM | Location: South Hall (McCormick Place)
      MICROBIOME AND HISTOLOGIC CHANGES IN NON-ALCOHOLIC FATTY LIVER DISEASE FOLLOWING SHIFTS IN MACRONUTRIENT DISTRIBUTION
      Speaker/Author: William DePaolo
      Session: Experimental Steatohepatitis
      Session Type: Poster Session

  • Sunday, May 7th
    • Control ID: 2683697
      Start Time: 08:15 AM | Location: E450a (McCormick Place)
      GETTING TO ZERO: REDUCING THE RISK OF DUODENOSCOPE-ASSOCIATED TRANSMISSION OF BACTERIAL PATHOGENS
      Speaker/Author: Jennifer Higa
      Session: Clean Endoscopes: A Continual Quality-Improvement Effort
      Session Type: Topic Forum

      Control ID: 2608801
      Start Time: 09:10 AM | Location: Arie Crown Theater (McCormick Place)
      BARRETT'S ESOPHAGUS
      Speaker/Author: John Inadomi
      Session: Postgraduate Course: The Full Scope of GI Advances (Day 2) (AGPG) $$$
      Session Type: Postgraduate Course: General Session

      Control ID: 2715494
      Start Time: 10:00 AM | Location: S403b (McCormick Place)
      STATE-OF-THE-ART LECTURE: GETTING THE MOST OUT OF FIT
      Speaker/Author: Jason Dominitz
      Session: FIT to be Screened
      Session Type: Research Forum

      Control ID: 2676657
      Start Time: 10:30 AM | Location: S403b (McCormick Place)
      PREDICTORS OF TIMELY COLONOSCOPY AFTER A POSITIVE FECAL IMMUNOCHEMICAL TEST (FIT) IN THE CONFIRM STUDY
      Speaker/Author: Jason Dominitz
      Session: FIT to be Screened
      Session Type: Research Forum

      Control ID: 2682557
      Start Time: 12:00 PM | Location: South Hall (McCormick Place)
      AUTOIMMUNE PARADOXICAL REACTIONS IN INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASES LONGITUDINAL (APRIL) COHORT: METHODOLOGY AND INITIAL RESULTS
      Speaker/Author: Anita Afzali
      Session: IBD: Adverse Events Related to Therapy
      Session Type: Poster Session

      Control ID: 2683496
      Start Time: 12:00 PM | Location: South Hall (McCormick Place)
      DIRECT HEALTHCARE COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH OSTEOPOROSIS AND BONE FRACTURE IN PHARMACOLOGICALLY TREATED CHRONIC HEPATITIS B PATIENTS: RESULTS OF A UNITED STATES POPULATION-BASED COHORT STUDY
      Speaker/Author: Iris Liou
      Session: Health Economics (Cost of Illness, Cost-Effectiveness and Health Economic Models)
      Session Type: Poster Session

      Control ID: 2681806
      Start Time: 12:00 PM | Location: South Hall (McCormick Place)
      OUTCOMES AND ECONOMIC IMPACT OF SWITCHING FROM ANTI-TNF TO ANTI-TNF THERAPY COMPARED WITH SWITCHING FROM ANTI-TNF TO VEDOLIZUMAB THERAPY IN PATIENTS WITH IBD
      Speaker/Author: Anita Afzali
      Session: IBD: Comparative Effectiveness Studies
      Session Type: Poster Session

      Control ID: 2673353
      Start Time: 12:00 PM | Location: South Hall (McCormick Place)
      THE FECAL MICROBIOME DIFFERENTIATES PATIENTS WITH A HISTORY OF DIVERTICULITIS VS THOSE WITH UNCOMPLICATED DIVERTICULOSIS
      Speaker/Author: Lista Strate
      Session: Role of the Gut Microbiome in Immune and Inflammatory Diseases
      Session Type: Poster Session

      Control ID: 2679969
      Start Time: 12:00 PM | Location: South Hall (McCormick Place)
      THE INCIDENCE OF CARDIOVASCULAR EVENTS IN PATIENTS WITH CROHN'S DISEASE TREATED WITH VEDOLIZUMAB AND ANTI-TNF THERAPIES
      Speaker/Author: Anita Afzali
      Session: IBD: Adverse Events Related to Therapy
      Session Type: Poster Session

      Control ID: 2612104
      Start Time: 12:30 PM | Location: S502 (McCormick Place)
      UPPER GI BLEEDING MANAGEMENT: TIPS FROM THE MASTERS
      Speaker/Author: Lisa Strate
      Session: Upper GI Bleeding Management: Tips from the Masters (M10) $$$
      Session Type: Meet-the-Professor

      Control ID: 2683009
      Start Time: 02:15 PM | Location: S403a (McCormick Place)
      HIGHER AND RISING PREVALENCE AND INCIDENCE OF RENAL IMPAIRMENT AND CHRONIC KIDNEY DISEASE IN CHRONIC HEPATITIS B PATIENTS COMPARED TO MATCHED NON-CHRONIC HEPATITIS B CONTROLS IN THE UNITED STATES: RESULTS OF A REAL-WORLD ANALYSIS
      Speaker/Author: Iris Liou
      Session: Hepatitis B
      Session Type: Topic Forum

      Control ID: 2674141
      Start Time: 04:45 PM | Location: S403a (McCormick Place)
      NACSELD ACUTE-ON-CHRONIC LIVER FAILURE (NACSELD-ACLF) PREDICTS 30-DAY MORTALITY IN ADMITTED CIRRHOTIC PATIENTS
      Speaker/Author: Scott Biggins
      Session: Clinical Plenary
      Session Type: Plenary Session

      Control ID: 2715501
      Start Time: 05:15 PM | Location: S403b (McCormick Place)
      STATE-OF-THE-ART LECTURE: TACKLING INAPPROPRIATE USE OF PPIS
      Speaker/Author: John Inadomi
      Session: Upper GI Bleeding and Appropriate Use of PPIs
      Session Type: Research Forum

  • Monday, May 8th
    • Control ID: 2720056
      Start Time: 08:00 AM | Location: South Hall (McCormick Place)
      ASGE HANDS-ON WORKSHOP: FELLOW HANDS ON (BEYOND THE BASICS)
      Speaker/Author: Sahar Ghassemi
      Session: ASGE Hands-On Workshop: Fellow Hands On (Beyond the Basics)
      Session Type: Hands-On Workshop

      Control ID: 2683450
      Start Time: 09:15 AM | Location: S405 (McCormick Place)
      SAFETY AND EFFICACY OF GLECAPREVIR/PIBRENTASVIR IN ADULTS WITH CHRONIC HEPATITIS C VIRUS INFECTION GENOTYPE 1 AND 6 AND CHRONIC KIDNEY DISEASE: AN INTEGRATED ANALYSIS
      Speaker/Author: Charles Landis
      Session: HCV Therapeutics II
      Session Type: Topic Forum

      Control ID: 2612116
      Start Time: 10:50 AM | Location: S401 (McCormick Place)
      EARLY GASTRIC CANCER: ENDOSCOPY OR SURGERY? (DISCUSS: INDICATIONS FOR ESD, LONG TERM OUTCOMES; SURVEILLANCE OF METACHRONOUS LESIONS)
      Speaker/Author: Joo Ha Hwang
      Session: Early Gastric Cancer in the West: Diagnosis and Management
      Session Type: Clinical Symposium

      Control ID: 2681479
      Start Time: 12:00 PM | Location: South Hall (McCormick Place)
      A MULTICENTER STUDY EVALUATING RISK FACTORS OF LYMPH NODE METASTASIS IN EARLY GASTRIC CANCER IN THE UNITED STATES
      Speaker/Author: Joo Ha Hwang
      Session: Upper GI Non-Enteroscopy
      Session Type: Poster Session

      Control ID: 2674049
      Start Time: 12:00 PM | Location: South Hall (McCormick Place)
      PREVALENCE OF EATING DISORDERS, ESPECIALLY DSM-5'S AVOIDANT RESTRICTIVE FOOD INTAKE DISORDER, IN PATIENTS WITH FUNCTIONAL GASTROINTESTINAL DISORDERS: A CROSS-SECTIONAL ONLINE SURVEY
      Speaker/Author: Jasmine Zia
      Session: IBS: Clinical
      Session Type: Poster Session

      Control ID: 2600205
      Start Time: 02:40 PM | Location: S106 (McCormick Place)
      METABOLIC, HEREDITARY, INFLAMMATORY, AND VASCULAR DISEASES OF THE LIVER
      Speaker/Author: Kiran Bambha
      Session: AGA Board Review Course
      Session Type: Committee Sponsored Symposium

  • Tuesday, May 9th
    • Control ID: 2596727
      Start Time: 08:15 AM | Location: S100c (McCormick Place)
      WE KNOW WHAT IS BEST FOR OUR PATIENTS: WHY COLONOSCOPY IS THE PREFERRED TEST
      Speaker/Author: John Inadomi
      Session: Colorectal-Cancer Screening Cage Matches
      Session Type: Clinical Symposium

      Control ID: 2675185
      Start Time: 09:15 AM | Location: S100ab (McCormick Place)
      ENDOSCOPIC SUBMUCOSAL DISSECTION USING A TUNNELING TECHNIQUE TO RESECT RECURRENT BARRETT'S ESOPHAGUS WITH HIGH GRADE DYSPLASIA AFTER RFA
      Speaker/Author: Jennifer Higa, Joo Ha Hwang
      Session: ASGE Video Plenary
      Session Type: Video Forum

      Control ID: 2720150
      Start Time: 09:15 AM | Location: S100c (McCormick Place)
      PANEL DISCUSSION
      Speaker/Author: John Inadomi
      Session: Colorectal-Cancer Screening Cage Matches
      Session Type: Clinical Symposium

      Control ID: 2677564
      Start Time: 12:00 PM | Location: South Hall (McCormick Place)
      ADENOMA DETECTION RATE (ADR) IRRESPECTIVE OF INDICATION IS COMPARABLE TO SCREENING ADR: IMPLICATIONS FOR QUALITY MONITORING
      Speaker/Author: Jason Dominitz
      Session: Clinical Practice 3
      Session Type: Poster Session

      Control ID: 2674644
      Start Time: 12:00 PM | Location: South Hall (McCormick Place)
      ADHERENCE TO A HEALTHY LIFESTYLE REDUCES RISK OF DIVERTICULITIS AMONG MEN
      Speaker/Author: Lisa Strate
      Session: Epidemiology
      Session Type: Poster Session

      Control ID: 2675148
      Start Time: 12:00 PM | Location: South Hall (McCormick Place)
      ALBUMIN USE AND ACUTE KIDNEY INJURY IN A LARGE REAL-WORLD ANALYSIS OF CIRRHOTIC INPATIENTS
      Speaker/Author: Scott Biggins
      Session: Complications of Cirrhosis and Portal Hypertension
      Session Type: Poster Session

      Control ID: 2677483
      Start Time: 12:00 PM | Location: South Hall (McCormick Place)
      DEVELOPMENT OF A COLORECTAL CANCER SCREENING INCENTIVE PROGRAM FOR HOMELESS PATIENTS
      Speaker/Author: Stephen Vindigni
      Session: Health-Care Delivery and Policy (Practice Management, Reimbursement, Access to Care and Policy)
      Session Type: Poster Session

      Control ID: 2677188
      Start Time: 12:00 PM | Location: South Hall (McCormick Place)
      OBESITY INCREASES THE RISK OF GASTROINTESTINAL BLEEDING IN MEN
      Speaker/Author: Lisa Strate
      Session: Epidemiology
      Session Type: Poster Session

      Control ID: 2685177
      Start Time: 12:00 PM | Location: South Hall (McCormick Place)
      PHOTODYNAMIC THERAPY IN UNRESECTABLE CHOLANGIOCARCINOMA: LONG TERM INTERNATIONAL EXPERIENCE OF 12 YEARS
      Speaker/Author: Michael Saunders
      Session: ERCP 1
      Session Type: Poster Session

      Control ID: 2684107
      Start Time: 12:00 PM | Location: South Hall (McCormick Place)
      PREVALENCE OF OSTEOPOROSIS AND BONE FRACTURE WAS 2-FOLD HIGHER IN CHRONIC HEPATITIS B COMPARED TO NON-CHRONIC HEPATITIS B PATIENTS AND CONTINUED TO INCREASE IN THE LAST DECADE: RESULTS OF A UNITED STATES POPULATION-BASED COHORT STUDY
      Speaker/Author: Iris Liou
      Session: Health-Services Research in Liver Disease
      Session Type: Poster Session

      Control ID: 2684296
      Start Time: 12:00 PM | Location: South Hall (McCormick Place)
      RISING HEALTHCARE UTILIZATION AND COST OF CHRONIC HEPATITIS B: REAL-WORLD ANALYSIS OF 44,026 CHRONIC HEPATITIS B PATIENTS AND 121,568 MATCHED NON-CHRONIC HEPATITIS B CONTROLS IN THE UNITED STATES
      Speaker/Author: Iris Liou
      Session: Health-Services Research in Liver Disease
      Session Type: Poster Session

      Control ID: 2682339
      Start Time: 03:00 PM | Location: S403a (McCormick Place)
      WIRELESSLY OBSERVED THERAPY FOR ORAL HEPATITIS C TREATMENT
      Speaker/Author: Charles Landis
      Session: Health-Care in the Hospital and Clinic for Chronic Liver Disease
      Session Type: Research Forum

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