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Let’s mingle at DDW®

We're looking forward to seeing you in our hometown for Digestive Disease Week® (DDW) 2024!
AGA Central meet up
AGA Central meet up

As you plan your schedule, here’s a listing of AGA’s free networking events. For more details and featured programming, visit 

Meetups at AGA Central (L Street Bridge)

Network with like-minded attendees, build your #AGAGastroSquad and enjoy refreshments at our meetups. Sponsored by Genentech USA, Inc., Geneoscopy, Inc., Johnson & Johnson Healthcare Systems, Inc. and Salix Pharmaceuticals.

Date Time Meetup
Saturday, May 18
3 p.m.
Advocacy champions meetup – a thank you for everyone who supported our grassroots advocacy efforts this year!
Sunday, May 19
11 a.m.
NPPA meetup
1 p.m.
Dietitian meetup
3 p.m.
IBD meetup – happy World IBD Day! Wear purple for a group photo.
Monday, May 20
11 a.m.
Trainee meetup – mingle with AGA journal editors!
1 p.m.
Psychologists meetup
3 p.m.
Clinicians meetup - featuring a book giveaway with Dr. Austin Chiang!
Tuesday, May 21
11 a.m.
Innovator meetup

Additional events for trainees

We have more opportunities for you to network at DDW! The following events all take place on Sunday, May 19.

Mingle with fellow trainees and early career GIs during a live recording of AGA’s podcast. Our hosts will interview fellowship program director Dr. Janice Jou. 

Location: AGA Central (L Street Bridge) 

This session will provide trainees with the opportunity to network and engage in an informal, small-group atmosphere. AGA leaders will share their experiences and give advice to young GIs and trainees. Attendees will chat with experts to have questions answered about practical issues such as career choice and training.

Location: DDW Trainee and Early Career Lounge (Hall D)

Join us for guided networking, 4-way Jeopardy, prizes and more! 

Location: DDW Trainee and Early Career Lounge (Hall D)

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