San Francisco Patient Education Symposium

Start Date: November 2, 2014
Time: 9:00am


9:00-9:30a - Registration and Exhibits


9:30-10:15a - The Bugs Within Us: The Microbiome and The Cure to IBD

Barrett Levesque, MD


10:15-11:00a - New Medications: What’s Coming?

Jeffrey Aron, MD


11:00-11:45a - Surgery in IBD

Emily Finlayson, MD, MS


11:45-12:45p - Lunch- Q&A Panel


12:45-1:30p - Breakout Sessions:


Workshop 1: Pediatric topic - My Child was diagnosed with IBD: Now What?

Judy Fuentebella, MD


Workshop 2 - IBD’s Impact Outside of the Intestines

Berkeley Limketkai, MD


Workshop 3 - Pain management and Stress         

Bayla Travis, PsyD


1:30-2:15p - Nutritional Therapies for IBD

Jennifer Burgis, MD


2:15-3:00p - Worms, Stool, and Alternative Therapies for IBD – Hype or Hope?

Fernando Velayos, MD 

*Parking is free at the venue

**Boxed lunches will be served. If you have dietary restrictions please feel free to bring your own food.



South San Francisco Conference Center
255 South Airport Boulevard, South San Francisco, CA 94080, USA
South San Francisco, CA, 94080

For more information

(415) 356-2232