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Speaker Spotlight: Improving Your GI Practice with Digital Technologies and Artificial Intelligence


Improving Your GI Practice with Digital Technologies and Artificial Intelligence

DDW Tracks:

  • Clinical Practice
  • Technologies and Procedural Innovation

Date and Time:

Saturday, May 22, 10–11:30 a.m.


1.5 hours

Session Description

This clinical symposium will discuss the latest breakthroughs in the use of digital technologies and artificial intelligence in the field of gastroenterology. Speakers will discuss the current status of digital tools in the field and will review their impact on improving patient care. After attending this session, participants will be able to identify the pros and cons of telehealth in managing gastrointestinal diseases.

Moderated by Vaibhav Wadha, MD, and Sharmila Anandasabapathy, MD, the following topics will be covered:

SpeakerPresentation Title
Sunanda V. Kane, MD
Gastroenterologist, Mayo Clinic
Telehealth: What Have I Learned in the Past Year?
Ziad F. Gellad, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine
Improving GI Lab Efficiency Using Digital Technology
Prateek Sharma, MD
Professor, University of Kansas Medical Center
How Will AI Impact GI Endoscopy and Improve Quality
Tyler M. Berzin, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Director, Advanced Endoscopy Fellowship Training Program, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Making Life Easier with AI
Ashish Atreja, MD, MPH
Chief Information and Digital Health Officer, UC Davis Health; Adjunct Associate Professor, Gastroenterology, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Engaging Patients on GI Health Care Using Computers: From Wellness to Chronic Disease Management
Yan Jiang, MD
Fellow, Stanford University School of Medicine
Development and Validation of an Artificial Intelligence System to Optimize Clinician Review of Patient Records

This session is included in the cost of registration for DDW 2021 and will be available to watch live or on demand until Aug. 23, 2021. View the DDW Online Planner for the full DDW agenda over May 21-23.

Sunanda V. Kane, MD
Ziad F. Gellad, MD, MPH
Prateek Sharma, MD
Tyler M. Berzin, MD
Ashish Atreja, MD, MPH
Yan Jiang, MD

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