Meeting Agenda/Minutes

Meeting Agenda/Minutes

2022 Regional Dinner/ Presentation/ Meetings (Dinner 6:30 pm, Lecture begins 7:00 pm immediately follow by business mtg.) FREE to SGNA members and $10 for non-members.

*Due to COVID we are still facing challenges on where we can hold our in-person presentations and meetings. However, as changes occur during 2022, we will constantly figure out how we can provide benefits the best way to our regional chapter members!

1st Meeting February 15 at Morristown Medical Center Ambulatory Center; 111 Madison Ave., 4th floor, Morristown: Attention, due to the COVID restriction at Morristown, 1st meeting will be virtual. Please make sure to have Microsoft Teams app; If join via call only (audio) call 1+857-327-9397 with conference ID 818 347 914#; If video conferencing device, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , video     conference ID 118 973 4628

Topic "Advances in the Management of Achalasia" Presented by Boston Scientific

Please stay for the business meeting immediately following the presentation. Introduction of 2022 NNJ Officers and our scholarship winner for 2022 National scholarship winner to Utah will be announced

2nd Meeting  April 26,2022 Virtually at Englewood Hospital: Esophageal Manometry 101 will be presented by our own memebr Kimberly Venturella! **Members look out for access to meeting in your email. If not received, please reach out to President Ivonne Carvajal and/or Secretary Emma Gimmel 

**Please stay for the business meeting. Your attendance virtually still counts toward next year scholarship drawings to Nationals~

3rd Meeting tentatively June Hackensack Medical

4th Meeting September place TBA

5th Meeting November place TBA

*Please consider nominations for 2023 next President-Elect and Secretary! Any questions regarding the description of these positions, please contact us!

PLEASE note: Special requirements imposed due to social distancing~ therefore please wear masks upon entering the facility.

*** For updates in our Northern N.J. In the region, we encourage you to please stay after each presentation for a brief business meeting. Attendance will increase your chance at door prizes and a scholarship to National in 2023!

**Anyone interested in hosting a regional meeting in 2022, please contact President Ivonne Carvajal. COVID restrictions may affect future dates, however, we will try our best to keep our commitment to provide the best we can for our regional members! 

Northern Region Calendar

Stay Safe in 2022 Everyone!! May 2022 be better and be filled with GI Education and continuous Support from our GI Peers!

All Meetings: Dinner 6:30 pm - Lecture begins 7:00 pm and short business meetings follow 

When restrictions on usage of conference rooms during COVID are uplifted, we hope to resume our meetings, and may we continue to network amongst our GI peers!

Next meeting: April 26, 2022, at Englewood Medical Center VIRTUALLY. 

Congratulations to Molly Schulenber as our National scholarship winner to Utah!

**Please stay for a brief business meeting after the presentation for updated news and be eligible for our Door Prize!!

Don't forget, attending the business meetings after the presentation can increase your chance of winning a scholarship to the next year's 2023 Annual National SGNA!

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We are proud to announce our 2021 scholarship winner for the SGNA National Conference ...CONGRATULATIONS Rosemarie Lepore and Oscar Torres!

Some dates for the 2022 meetings are pending...
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