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Update on the Multidisciplinary Management of Complex Colorectal Diseases

Location: Friday Conference Center, 100 Friday Center Dr, Chapel Hill, NC 27517
Date: October 14, 2023

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8:00-8:30 Registration/Continental Breakfast Friday Center Lobby
Morning Session: Colorectal Cancer
Sunflower Room
8:30 Introduction Jose G. Guillem, MD, MPH, MBA
8:40 Screening Guidelines for Colorectal Cancer (CRC) Sarah K. McGill, MD, Msc
9:00 Endoluminal Approaches to Early-Stage Colon Cancer Ian S. Grimm, MD
9:20 Hereditary CRC: When to consider it, how to work it up? Robert S. Sandler, MD, MPH
9:40 Break
10:00 Multimodal Management of Locally Advanced Rectal Cancer Jose G. Guillem, MD, MPH, MBA
Hannah K. Sanoff, MD, MPH
10:30 Multimodal Management of Recurrent Rectal Cancer Karyn B. Stitzenberg, MD, MPH
Theodore Yanagihara, MD, PhD

Panel: Case Presentations (Moderator: José G. Guillem)

Lauren M.B. Burke, MD
Jingquan (Caron) Jia, MD, PhD
Alina Iuga, MD
Julianne O’Daniel, CGC
Trillium Dining Room
Common Anorectal Complaints: “What is it?” Trevor Wood, MD
Functional GI Issues in the Primary Care Office Yolanda Scarlett, MD
Afternoon Session: Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Sunflower Room 
1:00 Advances in Medical Management of Crohn’s Disease Jonathan J. Hansen MD, PhD
1:20 Surgical Treatment of Crohn’s Disease Jonathan M. Stem, MD
1:40 Advances in Medical Management of Ulcerative Colitis Animesh Jain, MD
2:00 Break  
2:20 Surgical Treatment of Ulcerative Colitis Muneera Kapadia, MD, MME



Panel: Case Presentations (Moderator: Hans Herfarth)

Jonathan J. Hansen, MD, PhD
Animesh Jain, MD
Muneera Kapadia, MD, MME
Jonathan Stem, MD
Trevor Wood, MD
4:00 Course Completion  


Course Fees

In-Person (lunch and breaks included): Physicians: $150    APPs/RNs/Residents: $75

Virtual: Physicians: $100    APPs/RNs/Residents: $50

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Accreditation Statement
The School of Medicine of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


Credit Statement

The School of Medicine of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Disclosure statement

This activity has been planned and implemented under the sole supervision of the Course Directors, Jose G. Guillem, MD, MPH, MBA, and Timothy M. Farrell, MD, in association with the UNC Office of Continuing Professional Development (CPD).  Dr. Farrell and CPD staff have no relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies as defined by the ACCME.

Dr. Guillem receives consulting fees from Intuitive Surgical.

Dr. McGill receives research support from Clinical Genomics, Exact Sciences (ended June 2023), Finch Pharmaceuticals (ended March 2023), Guardant Health (ended 2023), and Polymedco Inc., and holds stock in Abbot Labs and Seattle Genetics.

Dr. Grimm receives consulting fees from Boston Scientific.

Dr. Sanoff receives research support from Amgen, AstraZeneca, Biomed Valley Discoveries, Bristol Myers Squibb, Exelixis, Hoffman LaRoche, Pfizer, and Rgenix.

Dr. Jain received consulting fees from Bristol Myers Squibb (ended April 2023).

Dr. Burke, Deneve, Dr. Hansen, Dr. Iuga, Dr. Jia, Dr. Kapadia, Dr. O’Daniel, Dr. Sandler, Dr. Stern, Dr. Stitzenberg, and Dr. Wood have no relevant financial relationships.

This activity did not receive commercial support from ineligible companies.