General Information:                                    
WHEN   September 30 – October 1, 2016
WHERE   Hilton Birmingham Perimeter Park
8 Perimeter Park South
Birmingham, Alabama  35243
Phone:  205-967-2700
Directions: Click Here

Booking with Group Rate:  The Hilton Hotel  
Hotel Accommodations:   A block of rooms has been reserved for this meeting.   Reservations MUST BE MADE NO LATER THAN SEPTEMBER 14, 2016 by directly calling the hotel at 1-205-967-2700.     Guest room rates for this meeting are $99.00 single/double (plus applicable state/local taxes).   An additional charge may be incurred if occupancy exceeds double occupancy.   Please mention the “UAB Gastroenterology/Hepatology Update” when making reservations to receive the conference discount.

Parking:   There will be free parking in the back conference parking lot at the Hilton.
AGENDA   pdf
Registration and Fees (For Physicians, Nurses, and Residents/ Interns/ Students):
Online    Register with a credit card. This is the only option for credit card payment via a secured link.
Form   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
1720 2nd Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35294-0005

FEES   Early Registration through August 15th 2016:
  • Physicians: $250.00
  • Nurses: $125.00
  • Residents/ Interns/ Students: $25.00
After August 15th 2016:
  • Physicians: $280.00
  • Nurses: $155.00
  • Residents/ Interns/ Students: $50.00
  Cancellations must be received in writing on or before August 31, 2016. There will bea $50.00 cancellation fee. After August 31, no refunds will be given for cancellations. UAB reserves the right to cancel or reschedule the conference due to unforeseen circumstances.

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 education activity for a maximum of 9.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.   Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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: June 1, 2017).
The above Nursing Continuing Education offering has been reviewed and approved for Day 1-ABN: 7.8; ANCC: 6.5 and Day 2- ABN: 3.5; ANCC: 2.92 contact hours. This offering may be presented during 2016 only.

  For more information, please contact:

Sheri McFall
Phone: (205) 996-7378