AGA and Medtronic partner to create educational materials to help gastroenterologists safely re-open their medical practices

Bethesda, Maryland (June 16, 2020)  — The American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) announced it will be developing educational materials and safety protocols for gastroenterologists as they work to re-open their clinical practices during the COVID-19 pandemic. As states lift shelter-at-home orders and physicians begin performing elective procedures, a focus on safety is a top priority for doctors […]

AGA welcomes new president, M. Bishr Omary, MD, PhD, AGAF

Bethesda, MD (May 13, 2020) — M. Bishr Omary, MD, PhD, AGAF, will begin his term as the 115th president of the AGA Institute on June 1, 2020. Dr. Omary, an international leader in GI biology and physiology, currently serves as senior vice chancellor for academic affairs and research for Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences schools, […]