Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD): Diagnosis, Treatment and Management

Purpose: To improve the knowledge and competency or performance of the practitioner in the diagnosis, treatment and management of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD).
Objectives:Upon completion of this presentation, the participants will be able to do the following:

1. Recognize the typical and atypical symptoms of GERD.
2. Identify current and emerging therapeutic strategies for GERD.
3. Discuss the management of GERD, particularly in older patients.
Speaker: Stanley K. Dea, M.D.
Chief of Endoscopy
Olive View Medical Center
University of California, Los Angeles
Location:Empress Pavilion Restaurant
988 North Hill Street, #210
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Registration at 6:30PM, Lecture begins at 7:10PM