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Experts address state-of-the-science in colon cancer screening

Hear experts compare and contrast key guidelines for colon cancer screening, describe updates in capsule endoscopy and CT colonography, and review the evidence for and the role of various stool-based tests for colon cancer screening during “Colon Cancer Screening: State of the Science,” one of the symposia offered during the Postgraduate Course at the World Congress of Gastroenterology, October 14-15, in Orlando, Florida. Other topics offered during the popular Postgraduate Course include:

• Gastroduodenal disorders
• Esophageal disorders
• Non-IBD colitis
• Quality in colonoscopy
• Liver disease
• Pancreaticobiliary disorders
• Endoscopy
• GI cancers
• Viral hepatitis
• Obesity
• And more

In addition, there will be 24 optional learning luncheons offered.




Getting to WCOG at ACG2017 is easy, with dozens of daily nonstop flights

Make your plans to attend the WCOG at ACG2017, October 13-18, at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida. The Orlando International Airport has 800 flights per day, with nearly 80 domestic and more than 30 international nonstop flights. Plan some downtime while in Orlando. This warm-weather destination, considered the “Theme Park Capital of the World,” is home to Walt Disney World®, Universal Studios®, SeaWorld®, and many others. Thrill-seekers will enjoy the numerous rides while movie fans can explore attractions based on their favorite characters.