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Jointly provided by the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences 
at Eisenhower, the Gastrointestinal and Liver Association of the Americas (GALA), and the Texas Liver Institute.

© 2020 GI and Liver Association of the Americas




March 20 – 21, 2020

Live! By Loews  

Arlington, Texas


This CME conference aims to deliver a comprehensive educational update that highlights the most clinically relevant advances in chronic liver and gastrointestinal (GI) diseases. The 1.5-day conference will have a strong focus on viral hepatitis, non-alcoholic steatohepatitis, primary biliary cirrhosis, complications of cirrhosis, including hepatic encephalopathy and thrombocytopenia, hepatocellular carcinoma, and irritable bowel syndrome.



Mack Mitchell, MD

Nancy and Jeremy Halbreich Professor of Gastroenterology

University of Texas

Southwestern Medical Center

Dallas, Texas

Lawrence Schiller, MD

Program Director, Gastroenterology Fellowship

Baylor University Medical Center

Dallas, Texas



FRIDAY, MARCH 20, 2020

12:00 PM   Lunch

12:50 PM   Welcome

1:00 PM     Plenary Session I

3:15 PM     Break

3:30 PM     Plenary Session II

5:15 PM     Day 1 Wrap-up

5:30 PM     Welcome Reception  


7:30 AM     Breakfast

8:20 AM     Welcome

8:30 AM     Plenary Session III

10:30 AM   Break

10:45 AM   Parallel Sessions

11:45 AM   Lunch

1:00 PM     Plenary Session IV

3:05 PM     Break

3:20 PM     Plenary Session V

4:40 PM     Closing Remarks 


Live! By Loews

1600 East Randol Mill Road

Arlington, Texas 76011

A limited number of rooms have been reserved at Live! By Loews. The discounted group rate is $209.00 plus taxes and fees. The cut-off date for room reservations is Friday, February 28, 2020. Reservations are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Please book your stay as soon as possible to ensure availability!