Updates in Inflammatory Bowel Disease 2017 was the 9th University of Maryland School of Medicine Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology Symposium. This in-depth symposium focused on treating patients with IBD and was intended for practicing gastroenterologists, surgeons, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses, dieticians, and scientists. The presentations, discussion periods and interactive formats were intended to stimulate audience participation in the discussion of these timely topics.

View the symposium brochure for course objectives and agenda information.

University of Maryland
Southern Management Corporation Campus Center
621 West Lombard Street
Baltimore, MD 21201

Symposium Co-Directors


The faculty for this CME-accredited symposium represents a combination of distinguished clinician investigators in the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology as well as the Division of General and Oncologic Surgery and Pediatric Gastroenterology at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. Experts of renown from other medical schools include the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, University of North Carolina School of Medicine – Chapel Hill, Mayo Clinic and Brigham and Women's Hospital.

IBD Research and Clinical Trials

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The University of Maryland Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) Research Program is a national leader in clinical research.