Viral Hepatitis Update and Training Seminar series: August 1 - December 5, 2020

This seminar series will provide updates on the diagnosis and treatment of the two dominant forms of viral hepatitis (Hepatitis B and C) and explore the resurgence of Hepatitis A and the future impact of Delta Hepatitis and Hepatitis E. Location-specific faculty experts will deliver state-of-the-art material in a setting that stresses interaction with the participants. The Viral Hepatitis Training and Treatment Update will increase the number of clinicians educated on the causes of chronic viral hepatitis, as well as best practices to preventing, diagnosing, treating, and/or referring patients to liver specialists.
When Aug 01, 2020 07:30 PM to
Dec 05, 2020 04:30 PM
Where Various Dates and Locations - See Below
Contact Name
Contact Phone (253) 432-4023
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The goal of this seminar series is to prevent new cases and improve the outcomes of those already infected. This completely updated seminar series will be offered in six cities across the country beginning in August 2020.

In addition to the face-to-face seminars, the content is also available as an web-based enduring material (Under Construction, Available Soon).

Target Audience
Internists, Family Physicians, Gastroenterologists, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners and RN’s.

Registration Fees
1. Physician - $95.00
2. Nurse - $70.00
3. Students/Residents/Fellows - $60.00
4. All Others - $95.00 

To Register
Click on a date and location below to register for a program.

If online registration has closed you may still attend the event by registering as a walk-in the day of the program.

August 1, 2020 – San Diego, CA
Catherine Frenette, MD - Scripps Center for Organ and Cell Transplantation
Robert G. Gish, MD
- University of Nevada Las Vegas School of Medicine
Yuki Rosenkoetter, PA-C
- Scripps Clinic
Program agenda, seminar faculty, and venue information
Venue - San Diego Marriott Del Mar

August 29, 2020 – Costa Mesa, CA
John Hoefs, MD - Hoag Memorial Hospital
Timothy R. Morgan, MD - UCI Health
Jacquelyn Recendez, FNP-BC - VA Medical Center, Long Beach
Program agenda, seminar faculty, and venue information
Venue - Avenue of the Arts Hotel

September 26, 2020 – Washington DC
Coleman Smith, MD - Georgetown University School of Medicine
Kirti Shetty, MD
- University of Maryland School of Medicine
Andréa L. Keller, PA-C
- MedStar Georgetown Transplant Institute
Program agenda, seminar faculty, and venue information
Venue - Embassy Suites Alexandria Old Town

October 24, 2020 – Louisville, KY
Luis Marsano, MD
- University of Louisville School of Medicine
Barbra Cave, PhD, FNP-BC - University of Louisville Hospital
Program agenda, seminar faculty, and venue information
Venue - University of Louisville Clinical & Translational Research Building

November 21, 2020 – New Orleans, LA

Shobha Joshi, MD - Ochsner Clinic
Fredric G. Regenstein, MD
- Tulane University School of Medicine
Cynthia Benz, DNP, APRN
- SE Louisiana Veterans Health Care
Program agenda, seminar faculty, and venue information
Venue - Hyatt Centric French Quarter

December 5, 2020 – Phoenix, AZ
Richard Manch, MD - Arizona Liver Center
Hugo Vargas, MD - Mayo Clinic
Ann Miller, NP - Arizona Liver Center
Program agenda, seminar faculty, and venue information
Venue - Desert Willow Conference Center

Joint Provider Statement
UofL CMEPD logoThis activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the University of Louisville School of Medicine and SC Liver Research Consortium. The University of Louisville School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

 Designation Statement
The University of Louisville School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses - This program has been approved by the Kentucky Board of Nursing for 8.4 continuing education credits through University of Louisville Hospital, provider number 4-0068-7-20-1169. The Kentucky Board of Nursing approval of an individual nursing education provider does not constitute endorsement of program content. Completion criteria to obtain CE's: Attend entire session and complete the evaluation.

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This activity has been supported by educational grants from Gilead and AbbVie.

CME Enduring Material Activity (Under Construction, Available Soon)