If you are a physician assistant, you can’t afford to miss this exciting learning program designed by experts in diagnosing and treating patients with functional gastrointestinal disorders, including a PA who works with Douglas A. Drossman, MD, who is a leading expert in this area of gastroenterology.
Kellie Bunn, PA-C, MHS (Chair)
Chapel Hill Primary Care
Chapel Hill, NC
Brooks D. Cash, MD
Professor of Medicine
Division of Gastroenterology
University of South Alabama
Lucinda A. Harris, MD, MS
Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Gail S. Cobb
Upon proper completion of this activity, participants should be better able to:
- Recognize symptoms that should be used to “rule in” the diagnoses of IBS and CIC, according to Rome III criteria.
- Describe the evidence-based therapies available to treat patients with IBS and CIC.
- Discuss strategies to improve treatment adherence among patients with IBS and CIC.