CARE™ Perspectives

ACG/UEGW 2019

Gastroenterology

04 Dec 2019

Select members of the CARE™ Gastroenterology Faculty attended the United European Gastroenterology: Week (UEGW) held in Barcelona, Spain from October 19th-23rd, 2019, as well as the American College of Gastroenterology meeting held in San Antonio, Texas from October 25th-30th, 2019. The CARE™ Perspectives: ACG/UEGW 2019 highlights key news in gastroenterology with a specific focus on inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), framed from a Canadian perspective.

Key highlights in this issue of CARE™ Perspectives from ACG/UEGW

  • Several presentations detailing the efficacy and safety of the interleukin 12/23 inhibitor ustekinumab.
  • Reviews of JAK-1 inhibitor upadacitinib demonstrating efficacy and safety in ulcerative colitis.