Guest speaker Dr. Fabrizio Michelassi speaks on his techniques for the surgical management of Crohn's disease at the third annual UAB Surgery CME Course on Feb. 1, 2019, at the Hilton Birmingham at UAB.Guest speaker Dr. Fabrizio Michelassi speaks on his techniques for the surgical management of Crohn's disease at the third annual UAB Surgery CME Course on Feb. 1, 2019, at the Hilton Birmingham at UAB.

Save the date: Jan. 31 – Feb. 1, 2020

The 2020 UAB Department of Surgery CME Course, "Best Practices in General Surgery," will be held Friday, Jan. 31 – Saturday, Feb. 1, 2020, at the Hilton Birmingham at UAB (formerly the DoubleTree) and will feature three visiting speakers, as well as presenters from UAB.

Kick-off the conference with introductions and breakfast at 7:45 am on Friday, Jan. 31.

Guest Speakers:

  • Dr. Kenric Murayama:
    • Chair, Department of Surgery, University of Hawaii at Manoa
      Program Director, General Surgery Residency, University of Hawaii at Manoa
  • Dr. Arthur Richardson:
    • Head of Upper Gastrointestinal & Hepatobiliary Surgery, Westmead Hospital
      Associate Professor of Surgery, University of Sydney
  • Dr. James French:
    • Head of Breast Surgery, Westmead Breast Cancer Institute, Westmead Hospital
      Senior Staff Specialist & Clinical Lecturer, University of Sydney

The University of Alabama School of Medicine designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 10.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. UAB is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Institute.

Don't miss out: Register now to attend the course!

Questions? Contact Allison Moss.

2019 Course Recap

2018 Course Recap

2017 Course Recap