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Conferences and Lectures

The UCLA Division of Digestive Diseases sponsors, attends, and/or participates in numerous events during the course of every year.

The list below details upcoming events in which UCLA GI faculty will be involved. The events on this page are highly specialized seminars designed to enhance the knowledge of trained physicians, surgeons, researchers, nurses and other allied healthcare professionals. When available, the event description will conclude with a link to websites devoted especially to the specific event.

To view a list of all CME courses available through the Office of CME at UCLA, please click here Continuing Medical Education »     


Bringing the Brain Back into Medicine: Sex Differences and the Brain-Gut Axis

The Gail and Gerald Oppenheimer Family Cetner for Neurobiology of Stress (CNS) presents their 13th Annual Basic and Translational Symposium. This program is free and does not offer CME credits.

Lectures include: Sex biased cell signaling, sex differences in the genetic and cellular mediation of pain and analgesia, sex differences and addiction and neuroimmune interactions in stress.

Date:        February 27, 2015
Time:        8:30am - 3:45pm
Location:   Neuroscience Research Building Auditorium
Questions: csanmiguel@mednet.ucla.edu

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UCLA GI WEEK - March 12-15, 2015

3rd Annual UCLA-Mellinkoff Gastroenterology and Hepatology Symposium - A Case-oriented Approach to Common and Difficult Issues in the Practice of Gastroenterology and Hands-on Sessions

CURE Annual Research Meeting and Poster Session
Date:        March 12, 2015
Location:   UCLA Covel Commons, Campus of UCLA, Los Angeles, CA
Questions: jismen@mednet.ucla.edu

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3rd Annual UCLA-Mellinkoff Gastroenterology and Hepatology Symposium
Date:        March 13-15, 2015
Location:   Beverly Hills Hotel, Beverly Hills, CA
Questions: trishajames@mednet.ucla.edu

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