Today's Top 20 Gastroenterology and Endoscopy StoriesRSS
  1. GI physician leader to know: Dr. Marla Dubinsky of Mount Sinai Hospital

    Marla C. Dubinsky, MD, is the chief of pediatric gastroenterology and hepatology at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York. She previously served as director of the pediatric inflammatory bowel disease center at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles.  By Anuja Vaidya -
  2. CMOSIS plans to open U.S. office

    Belgium-based company CMOSIS plans to open an office in Cary, N.C. under a new subsidiary.  By Anuja Vaidya -
  3. Pivotal moments in GI: 4 gastroenterologists share the turning points of their career

    Four gastroenterologists discuss some of the most important moments in their career. By Carrie Pallardy -
  1. Dr. John Allen travels to Capitol Hill to advocate for GI issues

    John I. Allen, MD, MBA, AGAF, president of the American Gastroenterological Association Institute, recently travelled to Capitol Hill to discuss some of the most pressing issues in gastroenterology, according to an AGA Washington Insider report. By Carrie Pallardy -
  2. AGA, CDC partner to educate public on tobacco use & CRC

    The American Gastroenterological Association has partnered with the CDC in an effort to educate the public on the risks of tobacco use and its association with colorectal cancer, according to an AGA eDigest report. By Carrie Pallardy -
  3. AGA Research Foundation receives $2.25M endowment to establish neuroenteric disease research award

    The American Gastroenterological Research Foundations has received a $2.25 million gift that will fuel neuroenteric disease research opportunities. By Carrie Pallardy -
  4. Dr. Adam Mezoff: How to successfully juggle physician leadership roles

    Every physician is called upon to fill multiple roles, and those roles become only more complex and demanding as a career progresses. Physicians find themselves practicing in their office, at a surgery center and hospital; conducting clinical research; taking on academic leadership responsibilities and/or even sitting in the C-suite. By Carrie Pallardy -
  1. GI physician leader to know: Dr. Peter Draganov of University of Florida Health

    Peter V. Draganov, MD, is a professor of medicine in the gastroenterology, hepatology and nutrition division at University of Florida Health in Gainesville. He is a past president of the Florida Gastroenterologic Society. He is a member of the American Gastroenterological Association, American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy and American College of Gastroenterology.  By Anuja Vaidya -
  2. Boston Scientific receives FDA clearance for next generation SpyGlass direct visualization system

    Boston Scientific received FDA 510(k) clearance for its SpyGlass DS Direct Visualization System.  By Anuja Vaidya -
  3. Exact Sciences announces 4Q, 2014 financial results: 6 things to know

    Exact Sciences has reported its financial results for the fourth quarter of 2014 and full-year. Here are six things to know from the report. By Carrie Pallardy -
  4. Dr. Michael Nathanson named Gladys Phillips Crofoot Professor of Internal Medicine at Yale

    Michael Nathanson, MD, PhD, has been named the Gladys Phillips Crofoot Professor of Internal Medicine at Yale School of Medicine in New Haven, Conn. By Carrie Pallardy -
  1. UCLA patient sues Olympus over 'superbug' infection associated with scopes: 3 things to know

    A patient of Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles has filed a lawsuit against Olympus in regards to the recent carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae outbreak linked to contaminated duodenoscopes, according to a Bloomberg Business report. Here are three things to know about the lawsuit.  By Carrie Pallardy -
  2. GI physician leader to know: Dr. Anthony DiMarino of Jefferson University Hospitals

    Anthony J. DiMarino Jr., MD, is chair of the division of gastroenterology and hepatology and director of the Celiac Center at Jefferson University Hospitals in Philadelphia. He is also the William Rorer Professor of Medicine at Jefferson. He is board-certified in gastroenterology and internal medicine.  By Anuja Vaidya -
  3. Boston Scientific SVP sold 11k+ shares: 4 things to know

    Boston Scientific Senior Vice President David A. Pierce sold 11,958 shares of Boston Scientific stock on the open market on Feb. 19, according to a WKRB report.   By Anuja Vaidya -
  4. Valeant to acquire Salix for $14.5B, Boston Scientific to acquire Endo International device unit, Exact Sciences gets $9M tax incentive & more – 9 GI/endoscopy company key notes

    Here are nine recent news updates on gastroenterology and endoscopy companies. By Carrie Pallardy -
  5. APIC, SHEA address infections linked to duodenscopes

    The Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology and the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America have released a joint statement in the wake of recent reports of carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae infections associated with duodenoscopes. By Carrie Pallardy -
  6. Wisconsin Economic Development Corp. grants Exact Sciences $9M incentive to create 750 jobs

    The Wisconsin Economic Development Corp. has offered Madison, Wis.-based Exact Sciences $9 million in tax credits if the company creates at least 750 jobs and capital investment of $26 million by 2020, according to a Milwaukee Business Journal report.   By Carrie Pallardy -
  7. Capsule endoscopy company Check-Cap closes IPO, simultaneous private placement

    Check-Cap, an Israel-based capsule endoscopy company, has announced the closing of its initial public offering of two million units and a private placement of two million units. By Carrie Pallardy -
  8. GI physician leader to know: Dr. Kenneth DeVault of Mayo Clinic

    Kenneth R. DeVault, MD, is a professor of medicine at Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Fla. He is president-elect of American College of Gastroenterology and certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine.  By Anuja Vaidya -
  9. RD Biomed to launch study in China to examine reflux disease diagnostic device

    RD Biomed is planning to launch a study in China to assess the effectiveness of its Peptest, a diagnostic device for reflux disease.  By Anuja Vaidya -