Texas Liver Institute &
UT Health San Antonio Present
3rd Annual Liver Disease Conference: Managing Chronic Liver Disease for the Non-Liver Specialist
Saturday, April 1, 2017 @ 12:30 PM – 6:00 PM
La Cantera Hill Country
16641 La Cantera Parkway
San Antonio, Texas 78256
|12:35 – 1:20 PM||Lunch/Non-accredited Symposium|
|1:25 – 1:30 PM||Welcome/Conference Overview|
|Session I: Chronic Hepatitis C|
|1:30 – 1:55 PM||Beyond the Liver: Kidney Failure, Diabetes and Other Extrahepatic Manifestations of Chronic Hepatitis C|
|1:55 – 2:15 PM||HCV Treatment of Complicated Patients: Advanced Cirrhotics and Patients with Severe Renal Impairment|
|2:15 – 2:40 PM||Does Curing HCV Lead to HBV Reactivation and Higher Rates of Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Myth or Reality?|
|2:40 – 3:00 PM||Roundtable Discussion/Q&A|
|3:00 – 3:15 PM||Break|
|Session II: Primary Biliary Colangitis (PBC) and Fatty Liver Disease|
|3:15 – 3:40 PM||Deciding Which PBC Patients Are Ursodiol Nonresponders|
|3:40 – 4:05 PM||Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD) and Steatohepatitis (NASH): Urgent Need for Diagnosis and Management of the Growing Problem|
|4:05 – 4:30 PM||Alcoholic Hepatitis: Routine Screening for Early Recognition and Management|
|4:30 – 4:45 PM||Roundtable Discussion/Q&A|
|Session III: Advanced Liver Disease and Liver Transplantation|
|4:45 – 5:10 PM||The Continuum of Care for Advanced Liver Disease: Partnering With the Liver Specialist|
|5:10 – 5:35 PM||Living Donor Liver Transplant: Pulling Down the Wall to Transplant in Disadvantaged Patients|
|5:35 – 5:50 PM||Roundtable Discussion/Q&A|
|5:50 – 6:00 PM||Summary of Key Learnings|
|3rd Annual Liver Disease Conference: Managing Chronic Liver Disease for the Non-Liver Specialist||Before
Nurses and Allied Heath Professionals
Full time pharmacy or medical students/fellows/residents
Another conference “4th Annual Liver Disease Conference for Nursing and Primary Care” will be held immediately after this conference.
For more information:
If you’re interested in attending both conferences, a reduced combo rate is available.
Nurses and Allied Heath Professionals
Full time nursing, pharmacy, or medical students/fellows/residents
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CME ACCREDITATION AND CREDIT
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint sponsorship of the UT Health Science Center San Antonio School of Medicine and The Texas Liver Institute. The UT Health Science Center San Antonio School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The UT Health Science Center San Antonio School of Medicine designates this live activity up to a maximum of 4.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
It is the policy of the UT Health Science Center at San Antonio School of Medicine that the speaker and provider disclose real or apparent conflicts of interest relating to the topics of this educational activity and also disclose discussions of unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices during their presentation. The UT Health Science Center at San Antonio School of Medicine Office of CME has established polices in place that will identify and resolve all conflicts of interest prior to this educational activity. Detailed disclosure will be made in the activity handout materials.
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