Fall/Winter 2022

IBD Live

7 a.m. – 8 a.m. (ET)

September 22, 29
October 6, 13, 20, 27
November 3, 10, 17
December 1, 8, 15
January 5, 12,19, 26, 2023
February 2, 9, 16, 23, 2023

This is a weekly one-hour interactive webcast with discussions of notable cases from around the world hosted by Dr. Miguel Regueiro, Chairman of the Department of Digestive Disease and Surgery Institute at Cleveland Clinic. CME credit with MOC points (ABIM, ABS and ABP) available. 

Obesity Live

5:30 – 6:30 p.m. (ET)

October 6
November 3
December 1
January 5, 2023
February 2, 2023

Obesity Live is a monthly program that will broadcast the first Thursday of every month. It is an interdisciplinary, multi-institutional case-based virtual webcast discussing current and emergent obesity therapies. Each 60-minute case program is divided into 2 de-identified cases, each 30 minutes (7 min case followed by multidisciplinary discussion). Includes complimentary CME and MOC points. 

Surgery Live

Fridays, with the exception of the 1st Friday of the month │ 6:45 a.m. – 7:15 a.m. (ET)

Each broadcast focuses on cases, presentations and interactive discussion with faculty. It covers topics within different sub-specialties: Bariatric, Breast, Colorectal, Endoscopy, Foregut, Hernia, Hepato-Pancreato Biliary (HPB), Pediatrics, and Trauma. Registration is free and not required to participate in the program. Register to receive email alerts, connection details and program updates. Contact Alimah Cooper at [email protected] for additional information.

September 23, 2022 – Trauma
September 30, 2022 – Bariatric

October 14, 2022 – Hernia
October 21, 2022 – HPB
October 28, 2022 – Breast

November 11, 2022 – Endoscopy
November 18, 2022 – Pediatrics

December 9, 2022 – Foregut
December 16, 2022 – Colorectal


January 13, 20, 27, 2023


February 9, 16, 23, 2023

Live from Cleveland Clinic

Join us for these live, interactive CME broadcasts on hot topics in GI, General Surgery and Colorectal Surgery. Contact Rita Rys at [email protected] for further information on any of these broadcasts.

October 12, 2022 | 6 – 7:15 p.m. (ET)
Chronic Pancreatitis

November 9, 2022 | 6 – 7:15 p.m. (ET)
Dealing with Complex Fistulas

December 14, 2022 | 6 – 7:15 p.m. (ET)
General Surgery Emergencies

January 11, 2023 | 6 – 7:15 p.m. (ET)
Fatty Liver

February 8, 2023 | 6 – 7:15 p.m. (ET)
General Surgery Emergencies


7 a.m. – 8 a.m. (ET)

Oct 14, Nov 18, Dec 16
Jan 20, Feb 17, 2023

Pancreaticobiliary LIVE (PB Live) is an interactive, multi-institution, online physician education series focusing on pancreatic, biliary, and advanced endoscopy case-based presentations. PB Live is a working collaboration between Cleveland Clinic and UPMC/University of Pittsburgh. CME credit is available for this program. Join the PB LIVE mailing list at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/PBLive.

Innovations in Surgery

October 7, 2022 │ 6:45 AM - 7:30 AM (ET)
Fluorescent Image Guided Surgery in Surgical Oncology

Presenter: Vivian Strong, MD (Memorial Sloan Kettering Westchester)
Moderator: Raul J. Rosenthal, MD, FACS (CC Florida, Weston)

November 4, 2022 │ 6:45 AM – 7:30 AM (ET)
Advancing Global Education

Presenter: Antonio M. Lacy, MD, PhD (Hospital Clinic of Barcelona)
Moderator: Steven D. Wexner, MD, PhD (CC Florida, Weston)

December 2, 2022 │ 6:45 AM – 7:30 AM (ET)
Moderator: Ali Aminian, MD (CC Main Campus)

January 6, 2023 │ 6:45 AM – 7:30 AM (ET)

February 3, 2023 │ 6:45 AM – 7:30 AM (ET)

These broadcasts feature internationally renowned leaders in laparoscopic, robotic and minimally invasive surgery as they present and stimulate discussion about cutting edge techniques and technology as well as current controversies and conundrums. Registration is free or you can click here to watch live on the day of the broadcast. The password is “innovations”. Contact Alimah Cooper at [email protected] for additional information. 

Esophagus LIVE

5:15 – 6:15 PM (ET)

Oct 13, Dec 8
Feb 9, 2023

ESOPHAGUS LIVE offers free, bimonthly accredited multidisciplinary, online, cutting edge case discussions with other professionals. Participants include gastroenterologists, surgeons, pathologists, trainees, and related subspecialty medical professionals, and some of the leading esophageal programs and thought leaders participate. CME and MOC credit is available for this live program.

Endoscopy LIVE - NEW

1st & 3rd Tuesdays - 6:45 to 7:15 am (ET)

Jan 3, 17, 2023
Feb 7, 24, 2023

Endoscopy LIVE is a biweekly interinstitutional multidisciplinary, 30-minutes educational case-based discussion broadcast focusing on the endoscopic management of different complex digestive diseases. Topics include: Esophagus, Colon, Stomach, General endoscopy, Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary (HPB), Inflammatory bowel disease, Motility, Bariatric Endoscopy, Liver, Interventional Endoscopy, GI cancers, Celiac disease, Small bowel, and much more. Contact Cheryl DiMattia at [email protected].

Intensive Review of Gastroenterology & Hepatology

September 23-26, 2022 │ ARIA Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, NV

Earn up to 30.5 CME credits/MOC points. Visit the course website for details at http://ccfcme.org/GastroReview2022. Registration for Cleveland Clinic Caregivers is free. Use promo code GIBD22.

Virtual Global IBD Visiting Professorship

7 a.m. - 8 a.m. (ET)
Nov. 15, 2022 │

This educational series meets quarterly. It offers an opportunity for healthcare providers to learn in real time from top-practicing IBD specialists’ world-wide, presenting new research and advances in the management of complex inflammatory bowel diseases. 

Cleveland Clinic Emerging Gastrointestinal and Surgery Technology Forum

November 16 – 5 to 8 p.m. (ET)

This complimentary virtual event focuses on trending areas in digestive diseases with an emphasis on innovation and new technologies. This will be a 3 hour event which will include a broad-based audience of national and international healthcare providers, administrators, and industry partners. Format includes a series of panel-based discussions on topics emerging in digestive disease care. Panels will be composed of physician subject matter experts, innovators, CEO’s, industry-based business development leaders, and venture capitalists. There will be dedicated time at the end of each session for the audience to engage in the conversation and ask any questions they have.

57th Annual Gastroenterology Update: Controversies, Innovations, Research

Saturday, November 12, 2022 │ Corporate College East │ Warrensville Heights, OH

Liver 20th Annual Liver Update

Friday, December 2, 2022 │ Corporate College East │ Warrensville Heights, OH

IBD Citywide Rounds

December 7, 2022 │ 6:30 to 8 p.m. (ET)

IBD Citywide Rounds is a unique Non-CME educational activity that will allow healthcare providers to share experiences and lessons in management of difficult IBD patients and foster collaboration between medical, surgical and endoscopy teams among healthcare institutions within the region. In addition to discussing up-to-date management strategies for IBD, it will create a platform for training fellows to learn and share experiences that will help shape the next generation of IBD specialists.

5th Annual Updates in General Surgery 

January 20 - 23, 2023 - Vail, CO

This annual event will provide an interactive and comprehensive experience focusing on management and treatment options from a general surgical perspective. The goal of the Cleveland Clinic presents Updates in General Surgery is to provide an atmosphere to foster collaboration, innovation and sharing a cost-effective diagnostic approach for patients with complex general surgery cases involving hernia, colorectal and trauma surgery. Foregut, bariatric and endocrine topics will also be discussed, along with a variety of topics affecting the rural/community surgeon. We will cover what is new in enhanced recovery protocols and offer interactive sessions consisting of cases and questions and answers. American Board of Surgery (ABS) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) self-assessment credits will be offered. Great refresher course for ABSITE training exam.  Course Website

Jan 11, 2023 - Fatty Liver 6 to 7:15 pm (ET) 

Feb 8, 2023 - General Surgery Emergencies 6 to 7:15 pm (ET)