OCGI’s monthly educational dinner program was held at the Orange County Medical Association Conference Center in Irvine, California on Tuesday, December 20, 2016.
Speaking at this event co-sponsored by UC Irvine Health were Kenneth Chang, MD (Professor and Chief, Division of Gastroenterology at UC Irvine Health and Executive Director of the H.H. Chao Comprehensive Digestive Disease Center) and Ninh T. Nguyen, MD, Chief (Division of Gastrointestinal Surgery and Professor, Department of Surgery at UC Irvine Health).
The topic of Endoscopic and Surgical Advances in Bariatric Medicine drew in gastroenterology specialists from Orange County and surrounding areas.
Outgoing OCGI President, Jason Samarasena, MD, addressed those in attendance and announced the soon-to-be launch of www.ocgisociety.com! The site will be formally introduced to the OCGI members with 2017 membership details. Members will now have the ability to view the upcoming calendar, pays annual dues online and stay up to date on OCGI news.
Meanwhile, all in attendance enjoyed the beautifully adorned Orange County Medical Association Conference Center facilities and catering by Suzanne’s Catering.