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ASCA 2020 Postponed Due to COVID-19

April 1, 2020 — Out of concern for the health and safety of all members and supporters of the ASC community amid the coronavirus pandemic, the ASCA 2020 Conference and Expo in Orlando scheduled for May 13-16 is officially postponed. Please be assured that we are evaluating all our options to reschedule ASCA 2020 and will provide you with an ...

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Healthmark will Provide Weekly Webinars Directly to Customers Beginning 3/27/20

Healthmark has announced that they are offering weekly live webinars every Friday starting 3/27/2020.  Join a Healthmark educator on Fridays for a live weekly webinar at 2 pm Eastern Time on topics critical to infection prevention, sterile processing, endoscopy, and biomed roles. The webinar will be recorded and made available online to revisit at your convenience.  Programs will be 1 ...

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SGNA 2020 is still a go… for now

The health and safety of our conference attendees and industry partners is of the utmost importance to the SGNA Board of Directors and management staff. It is our goal to create a healthy and safe environment where our attendees and industry partners can enjoy the 2020 Annual Course with confidence and derive value from their experiences. Based on the information ...

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DDW 2020 cancelled due to COVID-19 concerns

DDW 2020 and all associated events, scheduled for May 2-5, 2020, in Chicago, have been cancelled. While we are disappointed to miss the science, education, and networking that are hallmarks of DDW, we must focus on the health and safety of our community. Thank you for your patience as we evaluated the status of DDW in light of the rapidly ...

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Study from the American Journal of Gastroenterology reveals diarrhea is a prominent symptom of COVID-19

Digestive symptoms are common in COVID-19, occurring as the chief complaint in nearly half of patients presenting to hospital according to a new descriptive, cross-sectional multicenter study from China by investigators from the Wuhan Medical Treatment Expert Group for COVID-19 published today in The American Journal of Gastroenterology, the official publication of the American College of Gastroenterology. Most patients with COVID-19 ...

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