The 2023 Gastroenterology and Hepatology Update Conference is a one day event. 

Event Details

When: Friday, September 15, 2023
Where: Hyatt Regency Birmingham — The Wynfrey Hotel
             1000 Galleria Circle Birmingham, AL 35244

Session Agenda Overview

Session I.             "Meet the Professor/ Case Presentation"
Session II.            "Update in Hepatology"
Session III.           "Update in Hepatology"
Session IV.           "Update in Advanced Endoscopy"
Session V.            "Update in Gastroenterology"

State of the Art Lecture Speakers

carl berg webCarl Berg, M.D.
Professor of Medicine, Duke University Health Systems
Medical Director of Abdominal Transplantation


dawn beaulieuDawn Beaulieu, M.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition


rajesh keswani webRajesh N. Keswani, M.D., MS
Associate Professor of Medicine, Northwestern University
Director of Endoscopy for Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Director of Quality for the Northwestern Medicine Digestive Health Center 

Clinical Pearls Speaker

fred weber webFred Weber, M.D.
Clinical Professor
Professor of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology


Early Registration through Midnight: August 15
Standard Registration: August 16

UAB Employee Registration    Non-UAB Participant Registration


There will be a $50 cancellation fee for cancellations received prior to August 15, 2023, after which time there are no refunds. UAB reserves the right to cancel or reschedule the conference due to unforeseen circumstances.

CME Certification and Accrediation Statement

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 Heersink School of Medicine designates this education activity for a maximum of 8.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ (update when letter received). Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Hotel Accommodations

Hyatt Regency Birmingham — The Wynfrey Hotel
1000 Galleria Circle
Birmingham, AL 35244

Reserve a Room

Contact Information 

Jacalyn Witherspoon
Email: jywitherspoon@uabmc.edu 

Rachel Hancock
Email: rehancock@uabmc.eduu