Conference and Outpatient Calendar

Each of the different training sites has educational conferences and meetings. Below is a sample schedule and brief description of some of the conferences:

  Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday




Stanford     Medicine Grand Rounds
Pancreas Tumor Board
(4:15p – 5:00p)
Digestive Diseases Clinical Conference (4:00p-6:00p)
*Board Review
• Research /State of the Art, Journal Club
• Clinical Case Review
IBD Group Meeting
(12:00 - 1:00) 
GI Board Meeting (Motility Group)
(12:00p-1:00p; every Thurs) 
Core Curriculum Lectures

Fellows Meeting
(8:00a-8:30a; 1st Fri)  
Stanford Liver   Liver Transplant Selection Meeting
Liver Radiology Rounds
Liver Pathology Rounds
    Liver Transplant Care Conference
Santa Clara Valley Medical Center Radiology Teaching Conference
8:00a=9:00a;1st, 3rd Mon)
GI Journal Club(8:00-9:00a;2nd,4th Mon)
Multi-Disciplinary [GI, IR, Surgery, Radiology] Clinical Conference
(12:00p-1:00p; 2nd, 4th Tues)
Liver Tumor Board
(12:00p-1:00p; 3rd Tues)
Palo Alto VA Pathology Conference
Multi-Disciplinary [GI, Surgery, Radiology] Clinical Conference
    Endoscopy Improvement Meeting/In-service
(8:00a-9:00a; 1st, 2nd Thurs) 
Endoscopy Workshops
(2:00p-3:00p; variable)

Digestive Diseases Clinical Conference
Board Review
Wednesdays, 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Fellows and faculty will review board questions with a fellow moderating the session.

Research /State of the Art/Journal Club
Wednesdays, 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
The Research Talk/State of the Art Talk/Journal Club aim to educate the audience about important clinical and/or basic research developments that are likely to have a significant impact on patient care. Speakers include fellows, faculty, or guest speakers.

Clinical Case Review
Wednesdays, 5:30 pm – 6:00 pm
The GI fellows, along with residents and fellows from The Gastroenterology division and divisions of General Surgery The Gastroenterology division and divisions of General Surgery participate in this multi-disciplinary conference between September and June. A GI fellow or a presenter from one of the other departments will present an interesting patient and then provide teaching on a topic inspired by the patient case including a review of the recent literature.

Core Curriculum Lectures
Fridays, 7:00 am – 8:00 am
Attendings from the Division of Gastroenterology/Hepatology, Department of Radiology,  Department of Pathology and the Department of Epidemiology will lecture on a variety of topics between September and June.

Fellows Program Meeting
Fridays (1st of the month), 8:00 am – 8:30 am
All fellows, program director, and fellowship coordinator meet together to discuss any issues and updates regarding the training program