Faculty Disclosure Statement

It is the policy of the Chicago Colorectal Symposium and the Rush University Medical Center Office of Interprofessional Continuing Education to ensure that their activities are independent, free of commercial bias and beyond the control of persons or organizations with an economic interest in influencing the content of those activities. Everyone who is in a position to control the content of an educational activity must disclose all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest (including but not limited to pharmaceutical companies, biomedical device manufacturers, or other corporations whose products or services are related to the subject matter of the presentation topic) within the preceding 12 months. If there are relationships that create a conflict of interest, these must be resolved by the course director in consultation with the Office of Interprofessional Continuing Education prior to the participation of the faculty member in the development or presentation of course content.

Faculty disclosures will be listed in the meeting program and individually at the beginning of each presentation.

FDA Approved Drug and Devices Assurance Statement

In accordance with requirements of the FDA, the audience is advised that information presented in this continuing education activity may contain references to unlabeled or unapproved uses of drugs or devices. Please refer to the FDA approved package insert for each drug/device for full prescribing/utilization information.