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AGA joins APAGE to hold microbiome session at virtual Asian Pacific Digestive Week

Drs. Emad El-Omar and Kentaro Sugano will chair the joint session on the microbiome.
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Join AGA and the Asian Pacific Association of Gastroenterology (APAGE) for their joint session on the microbiome during Asian Pacific Digestive Week, held virtually Aug. 19-21, 2021, at 9:20-10:20 p.m. EDT. The session agenda is as follows:

  • The Changing Microbial Landscape and New-Age Diseases – A Focus on Metabolic Health
    Suzanne Devkota, PhD
  • The Role of the Microbiome in Obesity and Diabetes
    Wu Chun-Ying, MD, PhD
  • The Role of the Microbiome in NAFLD and HCC
    Yu Jun, MD, PhD
  • Can We Manipulate the Microbiome to Prevent or Treat Metabolic Disease?
    Gary Wu, MD

The virtual Asian Pacific Digestive Week will offer a forum for education, promoting knowledge exchange, clinical expertise, research innovation, while serving as a platform for networking and forming genuine connections. The program will also feature a virtual postgraduate course, pre-congress workshops, live endoscopy streaming, as well as scientific lectures showcasing the latest advances in the field of gastroenterology, hepatology, gastrointestinal surgery and endoscopy.

Register for Asian Pacific Digestive Week by Aug. 11 and save up to $150. Use code vAPDW2021.