GASTRO WEBINAR

GERD: DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT

Monday - April 19, 2021

15:00 - 16:00 CEST  (09:00 - 10:00 EDT)

What you will learn

Functional heartburn, NERD and erosive esophagitis are discussed in this webinar.

Prof. Bredenoord will highlight how to differentiate the different GERD phenotypes and how GERD is treated. The problem of refractory GERD is discussed and its management. Finally, the facts and fiction about long-term PPI use is addressed.

Highlights:
  • Differentiate the different GERD phenotypes
  • GERD treatment
  • Management of refractory GERD
  • Facts and fiction about long-term PPI use
Who should attend?

Physicians, nurses, nurse practitioners, physicians assistants and other health care professionals.

Recording

For those who register, a recording will be available for a short time following the live webinar. You will receive a message after the webinar letting you know when and for how long the recording will be available for viewing.

About the speaker

Bredenoord
PROFESSOR ARJAN BREDENOORD

Academic Medical Center (AMC)
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Prof. Albert J (Arjan) Bredenoord graduated in Medicine from Antwerp University, Belgium. He worked as a research fellow on projects on upper GI physiology at Utrecht University, where he obtained his PhD. He performed his clinical GI training in Utrecht, London and Amsterdam..

Currently, he works as a Consultant Gastroenterologist at the Amsterdam Medical Center and he is a professor of Neurogastroenterology and Motility at the University of Amsterdam. His primary research focus is on esophageal physiology and pathophysiology, on which he has published over 250 papers and book chapters. He is a pioneer in impedance monitoring and high-resolution manometry and founding member of the HRM consensus group and president of EUREOS, the European EoE Network.

 

GERD: diagnosis and treatment (Monday April 19, 2021)