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Education Programs

Cleveland Clinic's Digestive Disease Institute supports graduate medical education programs ranging from primary care to specialized advanced training fellowships.

Download our Digestive Disease Institute Fellowships fact sheet

Colorectal Surgery Fellowships
Residencies and fellowships for colorectal physicians.
Gastroenterology & Hepatology Fellowships
Training opportunities in the field of gastroenterology and hepatology.
General Surgery Residencies & Fellowships
Training young surgeons to a high level of clinical, academic, and systems competence.
Dietetic Internship
Opportunities for dietitians to train in the areas of nutrition therapy and more.

Continuing Medical Education

Upcoming Gastroenterology, Hepatology, Colorectal & General Surgery live events:

Esophageal Disorders: An Update

Date: April 10, 2015
Location & Time: Web Symposium | 9 a.m. UTC*

Join the multidisciplinary team from the Cleveland Clinic with national and international colleagues as they review innovation and updates on key topics of Esophageal Diseases: GERD, Esophageal Motility Issues, Esophageal Malignancies and Barrett's Esophagus. The symposium will be broadcast live to a virtual audience from Cleveland, OH.

*Coordinated universal time

Cleveland Breast Cancer 2015: Collaborating For a Cure

Dates: April 9 - 10, 2015
Location: InterContinental Hotel and Bank of America Conference Center | Cleveland, OH

This program is designed to increase the competencies and performance of healthcare professionals involved in treating this patient population, you’ll come away with tool to improve quality of life and overall patient survival.

Americas Hernia Society Post-Graduate Course: Hosted by Cleveland Clinic

Dates: August 6 - 7, 2015
Location: InterContinental Hotel and Bank of America Conference Center | Cleveland, OH

This course is an update on new mesh technology and advances in surgical procedures for the treatment of ventral and inguinal hernias. This course is for general surgeons, herniologists, plastic surgeons, trauma surgeons, and colorectal surgeons. This course will provide information regarding the surgical approach to complex abdominal wall reconstruction, anterior and posterior component separation techniques, laparoscopic ventral hernia repair, and appropriate usage of biologic and synthetic mesh. Course content will include state of the art lectures, panel discussion, instructive video presentations, and live surgery demonstration.

Obtain CME Credit Online:

For future CME courses, please visit The Center for Continuing Education:

Surgery Grand Rounds:

Interested in a Surgery Grand Rounds presentation by a Cleveland Clinic staff member at your facility? Contact Charmaine Jones at jonesc8@ccf.org or 216.444.0912 to schedule or for more information.

View the attached brochure for a complete listing of available topics.

Schedule an Appointment Online

Call us for an Appointment

To find a digestive specialist for your needs, contact the Digestive Disease Institute at 216.444.7000 (or toll-free 1.800.223.2273, ext. 47000)

Same-day Appointments

To arrange a same-day visit, call 216.444.7000

This information is provided by Cleveland Clinic and is not intended to replace the medical advice of your doctor or health care provider. Please consult your health care provider for advice about a specific medical condition.

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