DDW is hosting teleconferences, which are open only to members of the media, to coincide with the scheduled press briefings for reporters covering the meeting offsite. To join, please call (800) 282-9233, code 8547.
Other meeting highlights include symposia and fora covering a host of current topics in the GI arena, including new developments and reviews of various hepatitis treatments, capsule endoscopy, digestive cancers, GERD therapies, liver disease and genetics and Barrett's esophagus controversies, among others.
Press releases from the meeting will be available at www.eurekalert.org. Or, please contact Kellie Hanzak (email@example.com) to receive releases via e-mail or fax. Interviews can be arranged with presenting researchers. The newsroom is open May 14 from noon to 5:00 p.m. and May 15-18 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. CDT. For more information during the meeting, please call the DDW Newsroom at (312) 949-3234.