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 (please see our Treasurer on your arrival for payment).

*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!

5th Meeting November place TBA

4th Meeting September will take place at Valley Medical Center. Look for details by email and a postcard. 

3rd Meeting June 22, 2022, at Hackensack University Medical Center, Outpatient Endoscopy's Colon Cancer Prevention Center                           Topic "Polyp Management" and dinner sponsored by ERBE USA. Doris Barnie Scholarship 2022 campaing announced and applications due July 17th. Everyone is encouraged to submit by email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.                                                                   

2nd Meeting April 26, 2022, virtually at Englewood Hospital: Esophageal Manometry 101 will be presented by our own member Kimberly Venturella! 

1st Meeting February 15, 2022, at Morristown Medical Center Ambulatory Center; 111 Madison Ave., 4th floor, Morristown: Attention, due to the COVID restriction at Morristown, 1st meeting was virtual. Topic "Advances in the Management of Achalasia" Presented by Boston Scientific. The 2022 NNJ SGNA Officers were introduced and our scholarship winner for 2022 National scholarship winner to Utah was announced

Members are invited to participate in the business meeting immediately following the presentations. 


*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 are 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 NNJSGNA Chapter Meetings: Dinner 6:30 pm - Lecture begins at 7:00 pm and short business meetings follow 

Our Chapter meetings are contingent to restrictions established for everyone's protection during COVID as we continue to network amongst our GI peers!

Next meeting in person at Valley Medical Center in September 2022. Active NNJ Members, please update your contact information in your SGNA profile or you risk not receiving email/postcard announcements regarding upcoming events.

Congratulations to Molly Schulenberg as our 2022 SGNA 49th National Conference scholarship winner to Utah!

Don't forget, that attending the business meetings after the presentation can increase your chance of winning a scholarship to next year's 2023 Annual National 50th SGNA!

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