Melissa Dyrdal, MSN, RN, APRN, FNP-BC, is an experienced nurse practitioner and the Clinical GERD/Bariatric Program Supervisor at Minnesota Reflux & Heartburn Center/Cuyuna Regional Medical Center. She is responsible for patient assessment, education, and development of treatment plans. She is certified in the execution, analysis and full interpretation of high-resolution manometry (HRM) & ambulatory pH/pH impedance studies. She is the GI lab supervisor, ensuring program development & maintenance, data entry, and quality control.  Melissa is research certified, and actively involved in peer and community education.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Melissa Dyrdal has an employment relationship with Minnesota Reflux and Heartburn Center/CRMC. She receives a consulting fee from Endogenex. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc. All relevant financial relationships with ineligible organizations have been mitigated.

Non-financial: Melissa Dyrdal is a member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners, the American Foregut Society, the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, and the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons.