Little Rock, Arkansas
Monday, September 18, 2017
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM CT
You can download presentation slides as separate PDF files or as a combined document (when it becomes available). Be sure to check the course page and agenda regularly for the most up-to-date information.
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Workshop Presentation Summaries
PART ONE: DIDACTIC OVERVIEWS
The didactic presentation slides are available to all participants 1 week before the workshop.
- What Clinicians Should Know About Hepatitis C Virus
Michael S. Saag, MD
This presentation will provide an overview of HCV and will include discussions on screening, testing, state-of-the-art treatment for HCV-infection, and future directions. In addition, this presentation will include discussions on the testing and management of hepatitis B virus infection.
- Hepatology for the Nonhepatologist
Kenneth E. Sherman, MD, PhD
This presentation will provide the nonhepatologist with the basics on how to manage HCV infection in patients with liver-related complications. This presentation will provide attendees with a basic overview of the liver and will include discussions on assessing fibrosis stage and when to refer to a specialist.
- Update on the AASLD/IDSA HCV Guidance
Susanna Naggie, MD
This presentation will provide a review of the newly updated AASLD/IDSA HCV guidance, including what is new in treatment.
PART TWO: CASES*
Interactive Case-Based Presentation and Audience Discussion