Why Attend DDW?
Recognized as one of the top 50 medical meetings by the Healthcare Convention & Exhibitors Association, Digestive Disease Week® (DDW) is the world's leading educational forum for academicians, clinicians, researchers, students and trainees working in gastroenterology, hepatology, GI endoscopy, gastrointestinal surgery and related fields.
Whether you work in patient care, research, education or administration, the DDW program offers something for you. Watch the DDW TV video to hear about the highlights of the 2014 meeting, what might be in store for 2015.
Here are some of the reasons why DDW attendees said they would recommend the meeting to colleagues:
Improve Your Professional Competency
DDW TV asks attendees, "What's been the best part of Digestive Disease Week 2014 for you?"
"This is my first time at DDW and there are so many highlights to choose from."
Nina Parthasarathy, MD
DDW TV asks attendees, “What are you most looking forward to at DDW 2014?”
"I flew in from Isreal because DDW has the most important, up-to-date information of any meeting that I'm aware of."
Stuart Becker, MD
Be at the Cutting Edge
DDW is researchers’ first choice of venue to present their work. This makes it the best place to find the latest and highest-quality research so that you can stay current in the field.
Watch videos featuring expert commentary on the most novel science & session at DDW 2014 on the DDW Blog.
Registration for DDW 2015 will open January 2015.
The DDW 2015 abstract submission site will open fall 2014.
Frequently Asked Questions
Some of the most common questions about DDW are answered in our DDW FAQs.