Prevention & Therapies for Hepatitis and Chronic Liver Disease Seminars-A Hybrid Seminar: June - December 2021

This seminar series will provide updates on the diagnosis and treatment of the dominant forms of viral hepatitis and explore the latest data on advancing liver disease, hepatocellular carcinoma, fatty liver disease and other hepatic conditions. Location-specific faculty deliver state-of-the-art material utilizing a curriculum that features lectures, case analysis, current clinical trial outcomes and progress reports on promising prevention approaches and emerging therapies. The seminar will concentrate on key diseases of the liver and address the latest diagnosis, treatment, and care management approaches in a setting that stresses interactive learning, audience participation, and collaborative discussion.
When Jun 05, 2021 12:00 PM to
Dec 05, 2021 03:45 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 11 cities across the country beginning in June 2021.

In addition to the face-to-face and live streaming webinars seminars, the content is also available as an web-based enduring material.

Target Audience
Gastroenterologists, Internists, Hepatologists, family physicians, clinical pharmacists as well as related advanced-practice clinicians and nurse specialists. 

Registration Fees

To Register
Click on a date and location below to register for a program. Early registration will end the Wednesday before the event. Regular registration begins the Thursday before the program dates.

Cancellation Policy-Requests submitted to at least seven days prior to the event will receive a full refund less a $20 processing fee.

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

June 5, 12, 19, 2021 - Streaming Webinar
Paul Pockros, MD
– Scripps Health
Catherine Frenette, MD – Scripps Health
Julio Gutierez, MD - Scripps Green Hospital
Paul Martin, MD - University of Miami
Barbra Cave, PhD, FNP-BC - University of Louisville Hospital
Mazan Nourredin, MD  Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Hugo Vargas, MD  - Mayo Clinic-Scottsdale
Program agenda

July 23-24, 2021 - Louisville, KY
Craig McClain, MD
– University of Louisville School of Medicine
Matt Cave, MD
– University of Louisville School of Medicine
Anotosh Barve, MD
– University of Louisville School of Medicine
Barbra Cave, PhD, APRN
University of Louisville Hospital
Loretta Jophlin, MD
- University of Louisville School of Medicine
Venue - UofL SOM Clinical and Translational Research Bldg
Venue information, Program Agenda and Parking Map

Date TBD - New Orleans, LA
: Due to growing number of cases of COVID-19 in Louisiana and Department of Health new restrictions on meeting, we will be re-scheduling this seminar. We encourage participants to consider the web-based version of the seminar – see below.  Or, please check back later for new dates and venue information. Your health and safety are paramount to us. We thank you for your understanding.
Fred Regenstein, MD
– Tulane University School of Medicine
Shobha Joshi, MD
– Ochsner Clinic
Cindy Benz, PA-C, PhD
- Southeast LA Veterans Health
Venue - Hyatt Centric, 800 Iberville St. New Orleans, LA
Venue information and Program Agenda

August 27-28, 2021 - Costa Mesa, CA

ABIM MOC Credit is available at this location only.

Mazan Nourredin, MD
- Cedars Sinai Medical Center
Timothy Morgan, MD
– Long Beach VA Medical Center
Tammy Harper, PA-C
– USC Keck School of Medicine
Venue - Ave of the Arts Hotel 3350 Avenue of the Arts Costa Mesa, CA
Venue information and Program Agenda

September 10-11, 2021 - Kansas City, MO
Bradley Freilich, MD
– Kansas City Research Institute
Ryan Taylor, MD, MS
– University of Kansas Health System
Nancy Todd, APRN
– University of Kansas Health System
Venue - Marriott Country Club Plaza 4445 Main St. Kansas City, MO
Venue Information and Program Agenda

September 17-18 - Phoenix, AZ
Hugo Vargas, MD
– Mayo Clinic-Scottsdale
Richard Manch, MD
– Arizona Liver Center
Ann Moore, NP
– Arizona Liver Center
Venue - Desert Willow Conf. Ctr. 4340 E. Cotton Center Blvd. Phoenix, AZ
Venue Information and Program Agenda

September 24-25, 2021 - Cincinnati, OH
Kenneth Sherman, MD
– University of Cincinnati School of Medicine
Naga Chalasani, MD
– Indiana University School of Medicine
Carrie Jennings, NP
- UC Health Medical Center
Venue - Graduate Cincinnati 151 Goodman Drive Cincinnati, OH
Venue Information and Program Agenda

September 24-25, 2021 - Pasadena, CA
Tse Ling Fong, MD
– USC Keck School of Medline
Sammy Saab, MD
– UCLA School of Medicine
Lucy Mathew, ACNP-BC
– Cedars Sinai Medical Center
VenuePasadena Hilton 168 South Los Robles Avenue Pasadena, CA
Venue information and Program Agenda

October 1-2, 2021 - Durham, NC
Sidney Barrett, IV, MD
– University of North Carolina
Andrew Muir, MD
– Duke University
Elizabeth Goacher, PA-C
- Duke University Hospital
Venue - Sheraton Imperial Hotel 4700 Emperor Bl Durham, NC
Venue Information and Program Agenda

October 15-16 - Denver, CO
Lisa Forman, MD
- University of Colorado Health
Avash Karla, MD
- Presbyterian/St Luke’s Medical Center
Amy Brumenschkenkel, PA
- University of Colorado Health
Venue - Curtis Hotel 1405 Curtis Street Denver CO 80202
Venue Information and Program Agenda

October 29-30, 2021 - Dallas, TX
Jacqueline O’Leary, MD – Dallas VA Medical Center
Amit Singal, MD – UT Southwestern Medical Center
Jordan Mayberry, PA-C -UT Southwestern Medical Center
Arjmand Mufti, MD - Liver Transplant Program at UT Southwestern Medical Center 
Venue - Embassy Suites Dallas Park Central 13131 No Central Expressway Dallas, TX

Venue Information and Program Agenda

December 3-4, 2021 - Richmond, VA
Mitchell Shiffman, MD
- Bon Secours Liver Institute of Richmond
Josmoshan Bajaj, MD
– Virginia Commonwealth University Health
Sarah Hubbard, PC-C
– Liver Institute of Virginia
Venue - Courtyard By Marriott Downtown 1320 East Cary St. Richmond, VA
Venue Information (available soon)

Joint Provider Statement
 This 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 10.0 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 12.0 continuing education credits through University of Louisville Hospital, provider number 4-0068-12-22-1205. 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.

Jointly Provided By

This activity has been supported by educational grants from Dova, Alexion, Gilead, Exelixis, AbbVie and Salix.

CME Enduring Material Activity

Welcome to On-line version of the Prevention & Therapies for Hepatitis and Chronic Liver Disease Seminars. The content will address emerging diagnostic and treatment approaches for Viral Hepatitis (Hep A, B, C, Delta and E) and Chronic Diseases of the Liver (Cirrhosis, Hepatocellular Carcinoma, Hepatic Encephalopathy, Primary Biliary Cholangitis (PBC) and Fatty Liver Disease.

The majority of the course materials reside on our digital app and you will be provided log-on information and credentials.  When you have completed the course work, you will be directed to a site to take the required CME quiz, evaluate the seminar, and claim your CME credits.

   ABIM MOC Credit is available for this Enduring Material

CLICK HERE to go to the enduring material activity