Archived Webinar: Hepatitis B Virus Infection: What Is Current and New
Hepatitis B Virus Infection: What Is Current and New
Marion G. Peters, MD
Release date: June 14, 2018
Expiration date: June 14, 2019
CME Credit Available: No longer available for CME credit
Assessment of Needs
The IAS–USA offers this state-of-the-art activity on the evolving challenges of managing HCV disease as part of a nationwide continuing medical education (CME) effort for physicians.
This webinar will cover current diagnosis and treatment of patients with chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection.
It will include discussions on:
- How and when to select current treatments
- Whom to treat
- How to monitor patients on therapy for long-term complications
Upon completion of this webinar, learners will be able to:
- Describe how to diagnose phases of HBV infection
- Identify who is currently a candidate for HBV treatment
- Describe current HBV treatments
- Discuss long-term monitoring of patients with chronic HBV infection
Who Should Attend
This advanced webinar is designed for clinical decision makers who are actively involved in HIV care and research.
This activity is also relevant for registered nurses, PharmDs, and other health professionals.
Please note: if you already have participated on the live webinar and have received CME credits, you will not receive additional credits from this activity.
Conflicts of Interest
In the interest of maintaining the independence of its CME activities, and in accordance with the policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the IAS–USA requires all persons with control of content (eg, faculty, IAS–USA Board members, and program staff) to disclose any financial relationships that they or their spouses or partners have had with commercial companies within the past 12 months. Any real or apparent conflicts of interest of those parties are resolved prior to the CME activity being delivered. Individuals who refuse to disclose financial interests may not participate in an IAS–USA CME activity.
Dr Peters has no relevant financial affiliations to disclose. Dr Peters’ spouse is an employee of Hoffman-La Rouche. (Updated 06/07/18)
Continuing Education Credits
The International Antiviral Society–USA (IAS–USA) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The IAS–USA designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This activity is part of the IAS–USA national educational effort that is funded, in part, by charitable contributions from commercial companies. Per IAS–USA policy, any effort that uses commercial grants must receive grants from several companies with competing products. Funds are pooled and distributed to activities at the sole discretion of the IAS–USA. Grantors have no input into any activity, including its content, development, or selection of topics or speakers. Generous support for this activity has been received from the following contributors
Gilead Sciences, Inc
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