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General Information:                                    
             
   
WHEN   September 8 – 9, 2017
WHERE   Hyatt Regency Birmingham – The Wynfrey Hotel
1000 Riverchase Galleria
Birmingham, Alabama  35244, USA
Telephone:  205-705-1234
 Directions
Booking with Group Rate:  The Wynfrey Hotel  
Hotel Accommodations:  A block of rooms has been reserved for this meeting at $129.00 per night.   Reservations MUST BE MADE NO LATER THAN August 17, 2017 by calling the hotel at 205-705-1234 or using the passkey link above.  If you call, please mention the “UAB GI/HEP meeting” to receive the conference discount.

Parking:   Parking is available at the Wynfrey for rate ranging from $8.00 to $18.00 dependent on self-parking or valet, one or two days.   You may also use the Galleria deck or outside lots at no charge.

AGENDA   pdf
Registration and Fees (For Physicians, Nurses, and Residents/ Interns/ Students):
 
Online-    UAB Employees
Non-UAB participants
Early Bird until August 5th, 2017
  
Form   pdf Mail/Fax the completed PDF registration form
 
FAX   Fax your completed form to (205) 975-9777. Please be sure to mail your check to the address below.
     
MAIL   Send your completed form and check (made payable to UAB Division of Gastroenterology/Hepatology) to:

UAB Division of Gastroenterology/Hepatology
ATTN: Sheri McFall
BDB-398
1720 2nd Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35294-0005

FEES   Early Registration through August 4th 2017:
  • Physicians: $250.00
  • Nurses: $125.00
  • Residents/ Interns/ Students: $25.00
After August 4th 2017:
  • Physicians: $280.00
  • Nurses: $155.00
  • Residents/ Interns/ Students: $50.00
Policies:
 
CANCELLATION 
POLICY
  There will be a $50.00 cancellation fee for cancellations received prior to August 8, 2017. After August 8, no refunds will be given for cancellations. UAB reserves the right to cancel or reschedule the conference due to unforeseen circumstances.

CME
CERTIFICATION/ PRA CREDIT
The University Of Alabama, School Of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.The University of Alabama School of Medicine designates this live education activity for a maximum of 13 “AMA PRA Category 1 Credits” ™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
CME
CERTIFICATION
for Nurses
  UAB Hospital's Center for Nursing Excellence is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Alabama Board of Nursing (Provider No: ABNP0055, Expiration date: June 1, 2017). 
UAB Hospital’s Center for Nursing Excellence is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by The Alabama State Nurses Association, and accredited approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation (Provider No: 5-69, Expiration date: --------------).
The above Nursing Continuing Education offering has been reviewed and approved for Day 1-ABN:---------------; ANCC:-------------------:  ANCC: -------------------- This offering may be presented during 2017 only.

Contact:
    For more information, please contact:

Sheri McFall
Phone: (205) 996-7378
E-mail: livercenter@uab.edu