Center will be hosting Research Day 2013 and a Continuing Medical Education event on Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) in November.
The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) has announced a conference on the development of a clinical research agenda for fecal incontinence (FI).
As of July 1, 2013, many UNC clinics will be moved from UNC Chapel Hill Hospital campus to the UNC Health Care Hillsborough Campus. Directions to the new Hillsborough location are listed in this article. If you have any questions about your appointment with a provider in functional gastroenterology, please call 919-966-6000. If your appointment is with another department, please call the Hospital Operator at 919-966-4131 and ask to be connected to the clinic in which your appointment is with.
Digestive Disease Week is the world’s largest professional meeting on gastrointestinal disorders, held annually at different locations all across the United States. This year, it is held in Orlando, Florida at the Orange County Convention Center from May 18 – 21. Dr. Olafur Palsson will be blogging live from DDW to highlight new research discoveries in the area of functional gastrointestinal disorders.
On May 1, 2013 Dr. Olafur Palsson, PsyD was promoted to Professor of Medicine in the School of Medicine at UNC-Chapel Hill.
The Center will be well represented at IFFGD's 10th International Symposium on Functional GI Disorders
Dr. Yehuda Ringel has been invited to speak at the 23rd European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases Symposium.
The Center faculty will be presenting fourteen poster presentations and six oral presentations at this year's Digestive Disease Week (DDW). DDW will be held in Orlando, Florida from May 18 - May 21, 2013 at the Orange County Convention Center.
Christine Dalton will be leaving the Center in January 2013. New patients looking for a care provider for functional gastrointestinal disorders can make an appointment with the scheduling department at (919) 966-2259.
William E. Whitehead, PhD, travels to Beijing, China to speak at the Asian Neurogastroenterology and Motility meeting as a representative of the Asian Working Team for Functional GI Disorders.
Rome Foundation Introduces New Clinical Tool for Diagnosis of Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders in The American Journal of Gastroenterology: Functional GI Disorders Are Common, Comprise about 40 percent of GI Diagnoses