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This activity is supported by educational grants from AbbVie, Allergan Inc.,
Dova Pharmaceuticals, Gilead, Intercept Pharmaceuticals, Inc.,
Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals, and Salix Pharmaceuticals.

Jointly provided by the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences 
at Eisenhower, the Gastrointestinal and Liver Association of the Americas (GALA), and the Texas Liver Institute.


© 2020 GI and Liver Association of the Americas



June 19 – 20, 2020

Hyatt Regency 

Jersey City, New Jersey


This CME conference is guaranteed to provide a comprehensive update on GI and liver diseases from renowned faculty. The 1.5-day conference will have a strong focus on viral hepatitis, NAFLD/NASH, primary biliary cirrhosis, drug-induced liver injury, complications of portal hypertension, including hepatic encephalopathy and thrombocytopenia, hepatocellular carcinoma, GERD, chronic pancreatitis, fecal incontinence, and irritable bowel syndrome.



Vinod Rustgi, MD, MBA

Professor of Medicine
Professor of Epidemiology
Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Robert Wood Johnson School of Medicine
New Brunswick, New Jersey

Joel R. Rosh, MD, FAAP,

Director, Pediatric Gastroenterology
Vice Chairman, Clinical Development and
Research Affairs
Goryeb Children's Hospital/Atlantic Health
Professor of Pediatrics
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Morristown, New Jersey


FRIDAY, JUNE 19, 2020

12:00 PM   Lunch

12:50 PM   Welcome

1:00 PM     Plenary Session I

3:15 PM     Break

3:30 PM     Plenary Session II

5:15 PM     Day 1 Wrap-up

5:30 PM     Welcome Reception  


7:30 AM     Breakfast

8:20 AM     Welcome

8:30 AM     Plenary Session III

10:30 AM   Break

10:45 AM   Parallel Sessions

12:00 PM   Lunch

1:00 PM     Plenary Session IV

3:05 PM     Break

3:20 PM     Plenary Session V

4:40 PM     Closing Remarks 


Hyatt Regency

2 Exchange Place

Jersey City, NJ 07302

A limited number of rooms have been reserved at Hyatt Regency and the discounted group rate is $239.00 plus taxes and fees. The cut-off date for room reservations is Thursday, May 28, 2020. Reservations are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Please book your stay as soon as possible to ensure availability!