Even as all aspects of practice have changed due to COVID-19, your need to stay up to date on clinical GI does not stop. Scroll down to view the upcoming VGRs, and click here to view the past VGRs. ACG is committed to your professional education and—until we can be together in person again—our goal is to help the GI community embrace #GIhomeschooling at this time. Join a nationally recognized expert for a live presentation, with Q&A each week, on Thursday at 12:00 Noon Eastern Time.

Register for Upcoming Virtual Grand Rounds

SPECIAL EDITION – Monday, September 20, 2021: COVID-19: Where Are We Now? Updates from the ACG Endoscopy Resumption Task Force
8:00 pm – 9:30 pm, Eastern Daylight Time
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Week 37 – Thursday, September 23, 2021: Anorectal Disease for the Gastroenterologist
12:00 Noon – 1:00 pm, Eastern Daylight Time
Faculty: Waqar Qureshi, MD, FACG
Moderator: Neha Mathur, MD
Learning Objective: Examine, diagnose and treat various common anorectal conditions in the office setting.
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Week 38 – Thursday, September 30, 2021: So, a Traveler and Their Microbiome Get Onto a Plane…: What’s New in the World of Travelers’ Diarrhea?
12:00 Noon – 1:00 pm, Eastern Daylight Time
Faculty: Mark S. Riddle, MD, DrPH, FISTM
Learning Objective: Gain familiarity with current guidelines on diagnosis and management of travelers’ diarrhea, examine new data in the context of existing guidelines, and identify and treat the post-infectious GI consequences in the returning traveler.
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Week 39 – Thursday, October 7, 2021: ACG Clinical Guideline: Diagnosis and Management of Idiosyncratic Drug-Induced Liver Injury
12:00 Noon – 1:00 pm, Eastern Daylight Time
Faculty: Haripriya Maddur, MD
Moderator: Naga P. Chalasani, MD, FACG
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Week 40 – Thursday, October 14, 2021: ACG Clinical Guideline: Management of Upper GI Bleeding and Bleeding Ulcers
12:00 Noon – 1:00 pm, Eastern Daylight Time
Faculty: Loren A. Laine, MD, FACG
Learning Objective: Describe the management of patients presenting with acute upper GI bleeding.
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Week 41 – Thursday, November 4, 2021: Identifying and Eliminating Racism in Science and Healthcare: Historical Perspective and Current Opportunities
12:00 Noon – 1:00 pm, Eastern Daylight Time
Faculty: Darrell M. Gray, II, MD, MPH, FACG
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Week 42 – Thursday, November 11, 2021: H. pylori – What It Does and Doesn’t Cause and How Best to Treat It
12:00 Noon – 1:00 pm, Eastern Standard Time
Faculty: Colin W. Howden, MD, FACG
Learning Objective: Identify the consequences of H. pylori infection, and review current and evolving treatment strategies for the infection.
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FAQs

Can’t make live Virtual Grand Rounds? No Problem!
ACG will post all Virtual Grand Rounds to the ACG Universe. Access to the ACG Universe is free to anyone with an account. Members should sign in using their Single Sign-On Account. Non-members should create an account at Universe.gi.org.

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Want to assign the Virtual Grand Rounds to Trainees as homework?
Training programs can request a free Training Pathways account on the Education Universe. With a training pathways account, program directors and coordinators are able to assign and track trainee homework. All of the videos on the Universe along with a question bank of 900 questions can be assigned to trainees. The programs will also have access to a free OSCE toolkit that was developed by NYU. For more information on Training Director Resources or to request an ACG Training Pathways account, please visit gi.org/trainees/program-director-resources.