In concert with the American College of Gastroenterology and the Old Dominion Society of Gastrointestinal Nurses and Associates, the Virginia Gastroenterological Society regrets to announce that the 22nd annual ACG/VGS/ODSGNA meeting scheduled to be held September 11-13, 2020 has been cancelled.  Out of an abundance of caution, the Executive Committees of the member groups have decided that an in-person meeting during the COVID-19 Pandemic would not be possible. Although we explored on-line options, we felt this would not meet our standards of excellence in education that attendees have come to expect from this meeting. Therefore, our intent is to postpone the course until September 2021 when we hope the environment is conducive to in-person meetings.

In the interim, the VGS is exploring other options for online CME. Please stay tuned to our website for further announcements. We encourage those interested in obtaining CME to register for the American College of Gastroenterology Annual Meeting, which will be held on a virtual platform in October 2020.

We thank you for your continued support of the Virginia Gastroenterological Society, and thank you to all who participated in our online survey. A course brochure, registration link, and exhibiting information for the 2021 Course will be posted on the Annual Meeting  page. Please stay safe, and we look forward to seeing you next year in Williamsburg!

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