Founded in 1994, Digestive Disease Center performs clinical care, research, performance improvement, educational and promotion functions. It provides services in nutrition, hepatology, gastroenterology, oncology, radiology, nutrition and pathology. It offers clinical services for liver, pancreatic and biliary diseases, and gastrointestinal cancer. Its research center offers programs in technology development and evaluation of methods treatment. The center s research facilities include a computer network, informatics and technical research laboratory. The center offers advanced training and fellowship programs for practicing surgeons. It also organizes conferences and provides education and training in various disciplines of medicine. Digestive Disease Center is located in Charleston, S.C.