Welcome Message -

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Dear Colleagues,
 
It is with pride and pleasure that we announce and cordially invite you to “Mayo Clinic International – SSMC Congress in Gastroenterology and Hepatology” taking place on 17-18 March, 2022 at Rosewood Hotel in Abu Dhabi, UAE. 
 
We are excited for this stimulating event that brings us together to shape the future of gastroenterology by sharing knowledge and creating innovative new ideas. 
 
The Congress will offer opportunities to explore breakthroughs in research, share creative and stimulating ideas, make valuable connections & obtain inspired perspectives from all members of the multidisciplinary, multi professional Gastroenterology and Hepatology team. The plenary sessions feature presentations by authorities across disciplines on a wide array of clinical and research topics. 
 
The scientific committee has developed two days of inspirational program that will feature internationally renowned faculty and content sessions highlighting the most up-to-date, evidence-based developments in gastroenterology, hepatology and related diseases.
 
This unique event will provide outstanding networking opportunities and innovative learning experiences.  
 
Engage in the numerous events and networking opportunities offered at the Congress:
  • Participate in cutting-edge educational sessions, workshops and interactive debates.
  • Collaborate with members of the multi-professional team to solve complex problems, reduce barriers and improve standards.
  • Learn about the best practices in the field from around the world
 
We hope this unique learning opportunity will help you gain passionate perspectives that will expand your GI knowledge and motivate you to improve and enhance the care you deliver to your patients.
 
Join more than 1000 members of the GI community; network & collaborate with GI experts while exploring new tools, technologies and processes. 
 
We look forward to your active participation and to welcoming you to Abu Dhabi.
 
This is an event not to be missed! 
 
Michael B. Wallace, M.D., M.P.H.
Congress President
Chief, Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology, 
Sheikh Shakhbout Medical City, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Consultant - Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Fred C. Andersen Professor of Medicine
Editor in Chief: Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
Laura Raffals, M.D.
Congress Vice President
Vice Chair, Gastroenterology & Hepatology;
Associate Chair Faculty Development,
Department of Medicine at Mayo Clinic, USA