Speaker History

Idaho Gut Club Archives Meeting talks for educational purposes and allows you to review for your convenience.  Talks prior to 2018 will be available via DVD for check out.  Please contact IGC_GOV@hotmail.com


Fall 2022



Lisa Forman, MD, MSCE

Cholestatic Liver Disease PCB and PSC by Lisa Forman, MD, MSCE

Ian Grimm, MD




Ben Karsten, MDTreatment of Rectal Cancer 2022

Spring 2022


Jessica Allegretti, MD

Diagnosis and Management of Clostridipides Difficile Infection

FMT Beyond CDI

Paul Kwo, MD

Viral Hepatitis A-Z in 2022

NAFLD Management: Where We Are Now and What Does the Future Hold?

William Chey, MD

How to Manage H. Pylori Infection in 2022

Evidence-based Management of IBS

Deena LaJoie, RD, LD
Andrea Bailey, RD, LD
Spring Bean, RD, LD
Integrating MNT Into Treatment Plan To Increase Positive Outcomes


Fall 2021

Blair Fennimore, MD

Management of Dysplasia in IBD

Care of the Hospitalized Patient with IBD

Leah Stockton, MDUpdate on Surgical Oncology
Sachin Wani, MDIncorporating Quality Indicators in Your Endoscopic Practice,
the Time is Now (Video Unavailable)
Chris Reising, MD

Advances in the Invasive Treatment of GERD

Update on the Treatment of Esophageal Cancer (Video Unavailable)

Meghan Jankowski, MDCase Study (Video Unavailable)
Steve Schutz, MDAllen Sinclair Memorial Potpourri (Video Unavailable)


Spring 2020

Paul Menard-Katcher, MD

Esophageal Motility

Esophageal Reflux and Testing

Ciara Huntington, MDSurgical Management of Reflux
Brigid S. Boland, MD

Update on Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Part 1

Update on Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Part 2

Jane M. Yang, MDTherapeutic Drug Monitoring
Meghan Jankowski, MD

Motility Case Study 1

Motility Case Study 2

Steve Schutz

Allen Sinclair Memorial Potpourri

ERCP Case Study



Fall 2019

Ann Larson, MD

NAFLD/NASH- Fatty Liver

Management of End Stage Liver Disease

Kunjali Padhya, MD

Nutrition – Part 1

Nutrition – Part 1

Mark Mallory, MD

GI Case Study

GI Case Study 2

Meghan Jankowski, MDGI Case Study 3
Ashley Evans, MDIBD Case Study
Steve Schutz, MD

Allen Sinclair Memorial Potpourri

ERCP Case Study



Spring 2019

Jim Rosenbaum, MD

The Microbiome: Does it cause inflammatory disease?

Extra-intestinal Manifestations of IBD

Corey A. Siegel, MD

Personalized Proactive and Patient Centered IBD Care

Is it possible to discontinue IBD Therapy?

Neena Abraham, MD

Blood thinners acute bleeding  & homeostasis: Negative with confidence

Effective endoscopy in the Antithrombotic Era: Minimizing Complications

Daniel Noonan, MDThe Watchman Device for Atrial Fibrillation: What Gasteroenterologists need to know
Ashley Evans, MDIBD Case Study
Steve Schutz, MD

Allen Sinclair Memorial Potpourri

ERCP Case Study



Fall 2018

Adam Templeton, MD

Advances in ERCP

Endoluminal Resection

Bartley Pickron, MD

Colorectal Surgery

IBD Updates

Matt  Moore, MD


Y-90 Treatment for HCC and Metastatic Colorectal Cancer

Steve Schutz, MDAllen Sinclair Memorial Potpourri



Spring 2018

Richard Gilroy, MDHepatitis B Updates
 Hepatitis C Updates
Elisa Boden, MDManaging Complications of IBD Therapy
 Can we De-escalate Therapy in IBD?
 IBD Case Report
Joshua Barton, MDMinimally Invasive Pancreatic Surgery
Dan Toweill, MDUpdate on GI Pathology
Andrew Ross, MDDuodenal Scope Infections
 Barrett’s Esophagus
Steve Schutz, MDAllen Sinclair Memorial Potpourri



Fall 2017

William DePaolo, MD

Colon Cancer and the Gut Microbiome

Genetics and GI Disease

Elisa Boden, MD

Managing Complications of IBD Therapy

Can we De-escalate Therapy in IBD?

IBD Case Report

Tracy Young, MDUpdate on Hepatitis C Therapies
Douglas Adler, MD

Endoscopic Drainage of Pancreatic Fluid Collections

Oh No, I’ve Been Sued! Now What?

Dan Zuckerman, MD

Update on GI Oncology

Targeted Care for GI Tumors

Steve Schutz, MDAllen Sinclair Memorial Potpourri



Spring 2017

Patrick Knibbee, MDOverlap Syndromes IBD and Rheumatology
Tyler Burpee, MDTransition from Pediatric Gastroenterology
Anita Alfzali, MD

Advances in Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Targeted IBD Care

Renuka Bhattachara, MD

Fatty Liver Disease and Treatment Options

Liver Transplant Trends

Elizabeth Bollinger, MDEndoscopic Weight Loss Procedures



Spring 2016

Kris Kowdley, MD

Update on Hepatitis C

Liver Transplant Complications

Chris Keller, MDHepatorenal Syndrome
Peter McNally, MD

Personalized Approach to Sustained Biological

Remission in Crohn’s DiseaseDifficult to Manage IBD Patients



Fall 2015

Uma Karnam, MD

Ciliac disease

Surcarse Deficiency

Brian Brauer, MD

Cystic Lesions of the Pancreas




Spring 2015

Richard Kozarek, MD
Virginia Mason Medical Center
Seattle, Washington

Update on Acute Pancreatitis

Endoscopic Management of GI Perforations

Scott Lee, MD
Associate Professor
University of Washington
Director of the Clinical IBD Program
Seattle, Washington

IBD and Pregnancy

Update on IBD



Fall 2014

John Lee, MDAdvances in ERCP:  A Thorough Update
 Difficult Colon Polyps – How Can We Remove Them?
Michael Charleton, MDNew Therapies in Hepatitis
 Selective Topics in Liver Disease



Spring 2014

John Baille, MDUpdates in Advanced Endoscopy
 Updates in Advanced ERCP
Michael Charlton, MDUpdate on Liver Transplantation



Fall 2013

Jewel Sammander, MDUpdates in Endoscopy
 Hereditary Colorectal Cancer – Clinical Diagnosis
 Colonoscopy and CRC Prevention – Are We Losing the War on Polyps?
 Brian Berk, MDUpdates in Hepatitis B
 Updates  in Cirrhosis
Anita Afzali, MDChallenges in Crohn’s Disease
 Updates  in IBD Treatment



Spring 2013

John Baillie, MD Updates in Advanced Endoscopy
  Updates in Advanced ERCP
Scott Lee, MD Updates In Inflammatory Bowel Diseases
Stephan Moran, MD A Trauma Surgeon’s Perspective on Automotive Safety
Thomas Huntington, MS Challenges in Nissen Fundoplication



Fall 2012

Ian Gan, MDPancreatic Cystic Lesions 
 Endoscopic Management of Chronic Pancreatitis 
Tom Davis, MDEvaluation of the Pancreatic Incidentaloma 
 Pearls of BARRX therapy 
Christian Pariseau, MDRecognizing Eating disorders 
James Lineberger, PhDSocial Media in Medicine 
Mark Harris, MDManaging Chronic Abdominal Pain 
Joo Ha Hwang, MDDiagnosing and Managing GIST 
Diane Alonso, MDUpdate on Living Donor Transplantation 
 Fibrolamellar Hepatocellular Carcinoma 



Spring 2012

Elisa Boden, MDCare of the Hospitalized IBD patient 
 IBD Case Studies 
Flavio Rocha, MDContemporary Management of Biliary Carcinoma 
Irinel Stanciu, MDBone Health and the GI physician 
Reese Verner, MDAnti-reflux surgery: A Surgeon’s Perspective 
Andrew Ross, MDEndoscopic Adventures in the post-Bariatric Patient 
 Small Bowel Endoscopy in 2012: An Update 
Klaus Mergener, MDCapsule Endoscopy: Past, Present and Future 
 Health Care Reform in 2012 



Fall 2011

Robin Kim, MDLaparoscopic Liver Surgery 
Pam Wagner, RDSo You Think You Can Dose? Nutrition Update 
Don Castell, MDEsophageal Motility – High Resolution Manometry 
 GERD in the 21st Century 
John Scott, MDHCV Treatment 
 HCV Patient Selection 
Benjamin Bridges, MDSafe & Effective Transfusions 



Spring 2011

           Douglas Adler, MDMalignant and Benign Biliary Strictures
 GI stenting 2011: Where are we now where are we going
Dan Zuckerman, MDGI Oncology Translational Update
Larry Szarka, MDGastroparesis: Clinical Pearls from the Motility Clinic
 Functional Bowel Disorders: More Pearls from the Motility Clinic
Casi Wyatt, MDNew Bugs and New Drugs



Fall 2010

Terry Box, MDUpdate on Hepatitis C
 Fatty Liver – Assigning Blame and Taking Action
John Fang, MDPEG: Complications and how to prevent them
 Propofol Use in GI Endoscopy: What the @#?!
William Traverso, MDUpdate on Pancreatic Disease: A surgeon’s view



Spring 2010

Sumona Saha, MDIBD and Pregnancy
 GI Issues and Pregnancy
Susan BelzerGI Coding Update
Matt Burtelow, MDAutoimmune Pancreatitis
Diane Alonso, MDHepatocellular Carcinoma



Fall 2009

Pat Phau, MDEndoscopists View of Virtual Colon
 Future of Colonoscopy
Gordon Harmston, MDUpdate on Autoimmune Hepatitis
Umaprassana Karnan, MDCeliac
 Potpourri of Hot GI Topics
Diane Alonso, MDManaging Metastatic Colorectal Cancer



Spring 2009

Eric Gaumnitz, MDLaryngopharyngeal Reflux
Martin Goldman, MDAngiography in GI Bleeds
Andy Ross, MDEndoscopic therapy in severe acute pancreatitis
 Interventional Enteroscopy

Fall 2008

William Traverso, MDPanceatic Cancer: Formula for Success
Christina Surawicz, MDC.difficle: What’s New in 2008
 Evalution of Chronic Diarrhea
Michael Owens, MDNOTES
Dan Toweill, MDPathology for the GI Physician

Spring 2008

Robert Carithers, MDLiver Transplantation: Current Controversies
 Hepatocellular Carinoma: Modern Management
  1. Worth Boyce, MD
Eosinophilic Esophagitis and its Strictures
 Management of the Obstructed Esophagus

Fall 2007

Sum Lee, MDAcute Pancreatitis: Current Concepts
 Gallstone Disease: An Esoteric View
Michael Saunders, MDPancreatic Cystic Lesions
 Capsule Endoscopy

Spring 2007

Glen Lehman, MDPancreatic Endotherapy: Update
 Biliary Endotherapy: Update
John Fang, MDAdvances in GERD
 Dyspepsia:  When to look, How to Treat