ACG’s Hepatitis School – Washington, DC

The American College of Gastroenterology is pleased to make available downloadable versions of speaker slides from ACG’s Hepatitis School in Washington, DC. Final presentations provided by faculty at the course are posted below. To access presentation slides, please click on the session title below.

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Course Co-Directors: David E. Bernstein, MD, FACG, Bruce A. Luxon, MD, PhD, FACG, and Zobair M. Younossi, MD, MPH, FACG

Friday, April 12, 2013

9:00 am HCV Epidemiology and Cohort Screening Guidelines
Zobair M. Younossi, MD, MPH, FACG
9:30 am A Guide to Pre-treatment Evaluation
James H. Lewis, MD, FACG
10:00 am New Tests: Rapid Diagnostic Assays for HCV
Bruce A. Luxon, MD, PhD, FACG
10:45 am Clinical Challenges in HCV Management: Assessing Candidates for Therapy
David E. Bernstein, MD, FACG
11:15 am Current Treatments for HCV
Mitchell L. Shiffman, MD, FACG
12:00 noon LUNCHEON LECTURE: Management of Co-infection
Bruce A. Luxon, MD, PhD, FACG
12:30 pm LUNCHEON LECTURE: Update on New Therapies and AASLD 2012
David E. Bernstein, MD, FACG
1:00 pm SEMINAR 1: Side Effect Management of Current Therapy
Jorge L. Herrera, MD, FACG
1:45 pm SEMINAR 2: Assessment Prior to Treatment – Do We Need IL28B Testing? Do We Need to Biopsy?
Mitchell L. Shiffman, MD, FACG
2:30 pm SEMINAR 3: HCV Management in the Community GI Setting – How to Make it Work
Maly Tiev, NP
3:15 pm Interesting Case Presentations
All Faculty