Choose How You Want to Attend

This year, you have your choice of how to attend DDW. If you’re unable to attend in person in Chicago, IL, you can join us online with four channels of livestreamed sessions. During the registration process, you’ll be prompted to select whether you’ll be attending in person in Chicago or online. If you’re attending in person, please review our health and safety policies

Below we’ve broken down the differences between attending online and in person and what’s included with each. Please note that in-person attendees will receive full access to the DDW Online Platform.

Registration rates are the same for in-person and online attendance.

In Person

  • 400+ Sessions

    Credentials to attend 400+ scientific sessions.

  • Claim CME

    The ability to claim CME for any sessions attended.

  • Poster Hall and Exhibit Hall

    Access to 2,800 posters in the Poster Hall, as well as 250+ companies in the Exhibit Hall featuring the latest GI innovations.

  • DDW Online Platform

    Full access to the DDW Online Platform, including 64 livestreamed sessions and all 400 scientific sessions on demand, ePosters site and the online Industry Supporter Directory.

Online

  • 64 Sessions

    Watch four channels with 64 key scientific sessions, livestreamed or on demand. All in-person sessions will also be available on demand after DDW ends.

  • Claim CME

    The ability to claim CME for any sessions attended.

  • ePosters Site

    Access to all full-text abstracts and complete posters (if submitted) on the ePosters site. Interact with select authors in virtual meeting rooms to ask your questions in real-time.

  • Industry Supporter Showcase

    Meet DDW’s industry supporters in the new Online Industry Supporter Directory. Here you’ll see the latest GI innovations, access special offers and discuss your specific needs with trusted industry partners.

Explore the DDW Virtual Schedule

DDW Virtual will include access to 64 livestreamed sessions. 

Saturday, May 21, 2022

8 a.m.Colonoscopy and Colorectal Cancer Screening: Answering Key Questions for Your Practice
8–9:30 a.m.
9 a.m.ASGE Presidential Plenary
9 a.m. – noon
10 a.m.Controversies in Therapeutic Endoscopy
10–11:30 a.m.
Multidisciplinary Management of Hepatocellular Cancer
10–11:30 a.m.
2 p.m.Bariatric Endoscopic and Surgical Therapies: An Insight Into Their Mechanism of Action
2–3:30 p.m.
Colonoscopy Tips and Tricks: A Video-Based Session
2–3:30 p.m.
Liver Transplantation: What Every Gastroenterologist Needs to Know
2–3:30 p.m.
4 p.m.50 Years of Endoscopic Evolution: The Continual Replacement of GI Surgery by Endoscopic Innovation
4–5:30 p.m.
AGA Basic Science Plenary
4–5:30 p.m.
Donald O. Castell, MD, Lecture: Updates in Esophageal Disorders
4–5:30 p.m.
GI Surgery from Around the World: International Committee Panel
4–5:30 p.m.

 

Sunday, May 22, 2022

8 a.m.Management of Pancreatic Solid and Cystic Lesions
8–9:30 a.m.
Pharmacologic and Non-Pharmacologic Therapies for Obesity and Obesity-Related Conditions
8–9:30 a.m.
8:30 a.m.SSAT and AHPBA Symposium: Modern Management of Hepatocellular Carcinoma
8:30–9:15 a.m.
10 a.m.Endoscopic Esophagitis and Beyond
10–11:30 a.m.
Management of Barrett's Related Neoplasia: Where Do We Stand a Decade Later?
10–11:30 a.m.
AASLD State-of-the-Art Lecture
10–11:30 a.m.
2 p.m.AASLD State-of-the-Art Lecture
2–3:30 p.m.
Challenges and Controversies in UGI Bleeding
2–3:30 p.m.
Challenging Cases Managing Common Gastrointestinal Sensorimotor Disorders
2–3:30 p.m.
4 p.m.Academic Debates
4–5:30 p.m.
Breakthroughs in the Treatment of Esophageal and GE Junction Cancers
4–5:30 p.m.
ERCP 201: Therapeutics
4–5:30 p.m.
Kristin and David Peura, MD, Lecture: Challenging Acute Non-Variceal Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding
4–5:30 p.m.

Monday, May 23, 2022

8 a.m.AGA Clinical Plenary
8–9:30 a.m.
ASGE Global Endo Live at DDW: Session I
8–9:45 a.m.
Improving Your Adenoma Detection Rate in 2022
8–9:30 a.m.
Surveillance Strategies for Hereditary Pancreas Cancer Syndromes
8–9:30 a.m.
9:45 a.m.ASGE Global Endo Live at DDW: Session II
9:45–11:30 a.m.
10 a.m.AGA Presidential Plenary
10 a.m.–noon
Debates in Managing Pain in Chronic Pancreatitis
10–11:30 a.m.
Modern Concepts in Diverticulitis
10–11:30 a.m.
1 p.m.ASGE Global Endo Live at DDW: Session III
1–2:45 p.m.
2 p.m.Josephine and Michael Camilleri, MD, Lecture: Diet, SIBO and Biofeedback Therapy for FGIDs: Hope or Hype?
2–3:30 p.m.
SSAT and ASCS Symposium: Timing of Resection for Patients with Severe IBD
2–3:30 p.m.
AASLD State-of-the-Art Lecture
2–3:30 p.m.
2:45 p.m.ASGE Global Endo Live at DDW: Session IV
2:45–4:30 p.m.
4 p.m.Best Practices and Quality Metrics in Barrett's Esophagus
4–5:30 p.m.
Gastroparesis
4–5:30 p.m.
Review of Practice Guidelines
4–5:30 p.m.

Tuesday, May 24, 2022

7:30 a.m.SSAT and ISDS Symposium: Elective Surgery in the COVID-19 Era
7:30–9:30 a.m.
SSAT and Pancreas Club Symposium
7:30–9:30 a.m.
8 a.m.Acute Pancreatitis: What's New?
8–9:30 a.m.
ASGE Video Plenary
8–noon
10 a.m.Artificial Intelligence and the Brave New World
10–11:30 a.m.
AASLD State-of-the-Art Lecture
10–11:30 a.m.
Technological Advances in Inflammatory Bowel Disease
10–11:30 a.m.
1 p.m.ASGE World Cup of Endoscopy
1–3 p.m.
2 p.m.Controversies in IBD Management
2–3:30 p.m.
Hepatology Skills Workshop
2–3:30 p.m.
4 p.m.Best of DDW
4–5:30 p.m.
Measuring and Communicating Improvements in Quality and Safety in Your GI Practice
4–5:30 p.m.

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