Digestive Disease Week®

Discover. Comprehend. Advance.
 San Diego, CA + Virtual    May 21-24, 2022
San Diego, CA + Virtual
May 21-24, 2022
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Post-Meeting Resources

Thanks for a great DDW 2021. Your registration includes access the DDW Virtual site until Aug. 23, 2021, so you can continue to watch sessions on demand, browse ePosters and explore the Industry Supporter Showcase.

Access the Site

To access the virtual platform, log in using your email and DDW registration ID number. 

DDW Highlights

Get the highlights from DDW 2021, in easily digestible summaries and podcasts.

Claim CME

DDW 2021 is certified for 421.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  

Why Attend DDW?

DDW is the world’s premier meeting for physicians, researchers and industry in the fields of gastroenterology, hepatology, endoscopy and gastrointestinal surgery. DDW 2022 will take place May 21-24 in San Diego, CA and virtually. Registration will open in January.

Update Your Knowledge

Participate in sessions organized into targeted tracks to learn from others’ real-life experiences and get practical take-home points.

Expand Your Network

Networking allows you to meet with colleagues and leading experts across every facet of the field from around the world.

Submit Inspiring Research

Reveal your latest ground-breaking research. The submission site is open through Dec. 2, 2021, at 21:00 Eastern time (UTC -5).

DDW TV

Hear from sponsoring society leadership about session highlights from each day of the meeting.

Access to DDW Virtual™

Session recordings will be included in the cost to attend DDW Virtual™ and can be accessed until Aug. 23, 2021. Nonattendees will also be able to purchase access to DDW Virtual.

DDW On Demand

More than 400 hours of session recordings from DDW 2020 is included with the cost of registration — a $1,200 value. Attendee schedules at DDW are full, and by offering this resource as part of registration, you’ll be able to maximize your experience and have a better balance of education, networking and free time.

Purchase Access DDW 2021 Virtual On Demand

Couldn’t make it to the 2021 meeting? We have you covered. Our platform provides access to more than 300 on demand scientific sessions organized by the 17 DDW Tracks, 2,000+ ePosters, the new Industry Supporter Showcase and over 400 hours of CME. Purchase now and you have unlimited access to the platform until Aug. 23, 2021. This offer expires on Friday, Aug. 20 at 11:59 p.m. EDT. Once registered, access to the DDW Virtual platform will be given on the date of purchase and can be used through Aug. 23, 2021.

DDW News

DDW 2022 Abstract Submission is Open

Share your findings at the premier meeting in GI. Abstract submission is now open through Thursday, Dec. 2.

Get to know San Diego, the host city for the 2022 meeting, and all it has to offer attendees.

Here is your quick guide to where to find DDW on social media and what content you might find from us on each channel.

In Person Agenda

  • May 21
  • May 22
  • May 23
  • May 24

Saturday, May 21, 2021

7 a.m.Registration
7 a.m.–6 p.m.
8 a.m. Scientific Sessions
8 a.m.–5:30 p.m.
DDW 2022 will feature more than 300 original lecture sessions spanning across 17 tracks.
8 a.m.AGA Postgraduate Course ($)
8 a.m.–5:30 p.m.
Discover new clinical tools, hands-on strategies and emerging science that are transforming GI research and patient care.
9:30 a.m.Poster Sessions and ePosters
9:30 a.m.–4 p.m.
The Poster Hall will be organized by DDW Tracks to allow attendees to easily find posters of interest by topic and theme. ePosters takes DDW posters online, where you can easily search at your convenience to find the latest research that interests you.
9:30 a.m.Exhibit Hall
9:30 a.m.–4 p.m.
See the latest GI innovations, access special offers, and discuss your specific needs with trusted industry partners.

Sunday, May 22, 2021

6:30 a.m.DDW Breakfast Connections ($)
6:30–7:45 a.m.
These are scholarly, dynamic morning discussions in an informal, small-group atmosphere. Breakfast is included and space is limited.
7 a.m. Registration
7 a.m.–6 p.m.
8 a.m. Scientific Sessions
8 a.m.–5:30 p.m.
DDW 2022 will feature more than 300 original lecture sessions spanning across 17 tracks.
Time TBDASGE Annual Postgraduate Course: Endoscopy 2022 — Breakthrough to Excellence ($)
Time TBD
Expand your toolbox of techniques in managing routine endoscopic challenges, and gain insights from faculty across the globe as they present live endoscopy sessions. Visit ASGE.org/DDW to learn more.
9:15 a.m.SSAT Presidential Address
9:15–10 a.m.
Hear from Jean Nicolas Vauthey, MD, at the SSAT Presidential Address.
9:30 a.m.Poster Sessions and ePosters
9:30 a.m.–4 p.m.
The Poster Hall will be organized by DDW Tracks to allow attendees to easily find posters of interest by topic and theme. ePosters takes DDW posters online, where you can easily search at your convenience to find the latest research that interests you.
9:30 a.m.Exhibit Hall
9:30 a.m.–4 p.m.
See the latest GI innovations, access special offers, and discuss your specific needs with trusted industry partners.
12:30 p.m.DDW Meet-the-Professor and Meet-the-Investigator Luncheons ($)
12:30–1:45 p.m.
Participate in a scholarly, dynamic discussion in an informal, small-group atmosphere. A boxed lunch is included. Space is limited.

Monday, May 23, 2021

6:30 a.m.DDW Breakfast Connections ($)
6:30–7:45 a.m.
These are scholarly, dynamic morning discussions in an informal, small-group atmosphere. Breakfast is included and space is limited.
7 a.m. Registration
7 a.m.–6 p.m.
8 a.m. Scientific Sessions
8 a.m.–5:30 p.m.
DDW 2022 will feature more than 300 original lecture sessions spanning across 17 tracks.
9:30 a.m.Poster Sessions and ePosters
9:30 a.m.–4 p.m.
The Poster Hall will be organized by DDW Tracks to allow attendees to easily find posters of interest by topic and theme. ePosters takes DDW posters online, where you can easily search at your convenience to find the latest research that interests you.
9:30 a.m.Exhibit Hall
9:30 a.m.–4 p.m.
See the latest GI innovations, access special offers, and discuss your specific needs with trusted industry partners.
12:30 p.m.DDW Meet-the-Professor and Meet-the-Investigator Luncheons ($)
12:30–1:45 p.m.
Participate in a scholarly, dynamic discussion in an informal, small-group atmosphere. A boxed lunch is included. Space is limited.
4 p.m.Diversity Session
4–5:30 p.m.
This session will highlight unique issues concerning diversity in the gastroenterologist, hepatologist and surgical fields as they relate to academia and various clinical practice settings. A reception will immediately follow.

Tuesday, May 24

6:30 a.m.DDW Breakfast Connections ($)
6:30–7:45 a.m.
These are scholarly, dynamic morning discussions in an informal, small-group atmosphere. Breakfast is included and space is limited.
7 a.m.Registration
7 a.m.–6 p.m.
8 a.m.Scientific Sessions
8 a.m.–5:30 p.m.
DDW 2022 will feature more than 300 original lecture sessions spanning across 17 tracks.
9:30 a.m.Poster Sessions and ePosters
9:30 a.m.–4 p.m.
The Poster Hall will be organized by DDW Tracks to allow attendees to easily find posters of interest by topic and theme. ePosters takes DDW posters online, where you can easily search at your convenience to find the latest research that interests you.
9:30 a.m.Exhibit Hall
9:30 a.m.–4 p.m.
See the latest GI innovations, access special offers, and discuss your specific needs with trusted industry partners.
12:30 p.m.DDW Meet-the-Professor and Meet-the-Investigator Luncheons ($)
12:30–1:45 p.m.
Participate in a scholarly, dynamic discussion in an informal, small-group atmosphere. A boxed lunch is included. Space is limited.
2 p.m.The Best of DDW 2022
2–4 p.m.
A discussant from each of the four societies will review the top presentations. Attend this not-to-be missed session to get an overview of the latest, best and most thought-provoking research presented at DDW.

DDW by the Numbers

2,000+

Oral abstract and ePoster presentations

300

Original lecture sessions

17

DDW Tracks

DDW's Sponsoring Societies